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A Look Back at the Unforgettable Experience at Buckswood Overseas Summer School (BOSS) in 2023

The summer of 2023 was a memorable one for everyone who attended Buckswood Overseas Summer School (BOSS) when we welcomed students from around the world to experience an unforgettable summer filled with adventures, new friendships, cultural immersion, and an abundance of learning opportunities. In this blog post, we'll journey down memory lane as we reflect on the excursions, activities, and lessons that were learnt at BOSS.


Happy students at summer camp. Buckswood Overseas Summer School (BOSS).

Excursions


One of the highlights of BOSS was the excursions that were organised, giving our students an opportunity to explore the UK and its culture. The students visited historical sites such as the Tower of London, Windsor Castle, Canterbury Cathedral, Michelam Priory and more, as well as exploring the seaside town of Brighton and the vibrant city of London every week, quant and historic Rye, the quirky town of Hastings and many other places. These excursions were not only fun but also informative, as the students learnt about British history, culture and traditions.


Happy students at summer camp. Buckswood Overseas Summer School (BOSS).

Activities


BOSS offered a plethora of activities that catered to different interests, from sports like tennis, football, and swimming, to creative workshops such as photography, art, dance and music. The sports sessions were competitive, bringing out the best in each individual and promoting teamwork and collaboration. The creative workshops provided an opportunity for students to express themselves and learn new skills that they can apply in the future.


Happy students at summer camp. Buckswood Overseas Summer School (BOSS).

Lessons


BOSS was not only about having fun and exploring new places, but also about learning and personal growth. The students attended a number of lessons including general English, exam preparation classes and project based learning. These lessons were engaging and interactive, making the learning experience enjoyable and effective. In addition to lessons, the students also learnt many life skills such as leadership, public speaking, critical thinking, creative thinking, decision making, problem solving and self-awareness, providing them with valuable tools for their future.


Happy students at summer camp. Buckswood Overseas Summer School (BOSS).

Friends


Making new friends was an essential part of the BOSS experience, as it gave the students an opportunity to interact with people from diverse cultures and backgrounds. The students were accommodated in comfortable boarding houses where they shared rooms with fellow students, creating a sense of community and belonging. The after-class activities and social events organised by BOSS further encouraged students to mingle and form lasting friendships.


Happy students at summer camp. Buckswood Overseas Summer School (BOSS).

In conclusion, attending BOSS in 2023 was a life-changing experience for all the students who participated. It provided an opportunity for young people to learn, grow, explore and make new friends on an international level. The excursions, activities, lessons, and friendships made at BOSS will undoubtedly be cherished for years to come. If you're a parent or student, consider BOSS as a destination to experience and learn. You can rest assured that your child will be in safe hands and return home with unforgettable memories, invaluable skills, and new friends from all over the world.


Happy students at summer camp. Buckswood Overseas Summer School (BOSS).
 

Buckswood Overseas Summer School (BOSS) is a British Council accredited young learner language school for international students aged 8 to 17. To find out more, please visit www.buckswoodsummerschool.com or contact us here.


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