Co-Curricular Programme

Co-Curricular clubs at Beaconhouse Newlands are designed to give our students real-life learning opportunities.

At Newlands, as part of our extended curriculum, we offer the Co-Curricular Programme, which offers our students an exposure to a variety of skills. 

Co-Curricular Activities:-

  • 47+ Clubs form public speaking, science, teach, to outdoor activities.
  • Enriches student learning in and beyond the classroom.
  • Structured activities offering life skills
  • Skill-based Report on a termly basis, enriching the students’ portfolio
  • Duke of Edinburgh International Award now in our third year
  • Expert Coaches are carefully selected to ensure the safety of your son/daughter

Under our Co-Curricular Programme, we offer the following set of activity programmes:

PYP Clubs Grade 1-4

Creating music from non-traditional instruments. Learning instruments. Polish vocals.

Understanding Knitting and sewing tools. Understanding of stitching patterns hand sewing techniques.

To improve skills for growing fresh and safe vegetables without use of any pesticide.

Puppetry is a form of theatre and another way to express oneself. In puppetry club, learners get to put their imagination to life by making puppets with variety of materials. They get to build up a character of their own and each learner gets a chance to put on a standalone puppet show.

Invoking critical thinking among kids. Teaching them how to process and analyze information. Instilling confidence and removing stage fright in every member. Making everyone a public speaker.

Scouting strongly focuses on the outdoor and survival skills that aim to support the young learners in their Physical, Spiritual, and social development.

Creative writing story boarding (steps involved in creating and planning and original story from scratch) Use of digital medium to from stories.

To get familiar with the science Lab and equipment’s (safety Rules, signs and symbols).

Learning art of fight Boosting confidence and Healthy Body and mind Building Making mind relax and active.

Angle of pens. Basic letter strokes (thin, thick, hook, arcs and ovals) understanding of key vocabulary of calligraphy.

Handling Cooking Utensils Temperature Adjustments Healthy Food Recipes.

Painting & Mix media Learners explore different mediums and techniques and produce their own unique work.

Utilizing mechanical skills to work with a variety of tools and machines. Using math skills in order to accurately measure materials to be cut and installed.

Engage confidently in writing, book reviews, stories, messages and making cover pages. Engage confidential in writing book.

Poster making on Environmental issues awareness campaigns gardening.

PYP Clubs Grade 5

To develop strategic thinking skills by exploring different aspects of mathematics.

Invoking critical thinking among kids. Teaching them how to process and analyses information. Instilling confidence and removing stage fright in every member. Making everyone a public speaker.

TED-ED club is one of its kind and is the only club in Beaconhouse Newlands with ties to an international organization. This club helps learners express their thoughts and ideas in the form of a talk.

Programming, using software, Designing and creating working models.

Giving students an insight to new techniques in learning and remembering new words and spellings, such as SLURP using mnemonics to recall meanings and developing vocabulary.

Basics of Photography and Filmmaking, Basic of Photo editing and basic of video editing.

Senior School Grade 6-11

Learning art to fight boosting confidence Strong and healthy Body and mind building making mind relax and active.

Painting & Mix media Learners explore different mediums and techniques and produce their own unique work.

Creating music from non-traditional instruments. Learning instruments. Polish vocals.

The TED-Ed club is one of its kind and is the only club in Beaconhouse Newlands with ties to an international organization. This club helps learners express their thoughts and idea in the form of a talk.

The Drama club aim is to build awareness of basic theater dynamics. Its basic aim is to inculcate team work and the actor’s mindset which is innocence imagination and improvisation. Drama team main aim is to communicate to the students the sum is greater than the individual and to be a great actor or a thespian you need modesty, observation and more welcoming attitude toward the world.

Students in this club are the coach. They teach custodial staff according to their level English Urdu math and spoken English. They also learnt about computers and self-grooming.

Club is based on Minecraft projects, New and Emerging Technologies Presentation work and Cs source, gaming competition among BNL Houses.

Scouting strongly focuses on the outdoor and survival skills that aim to support the young learners in their Physical, Spiritual, and social development.

Invoking critical thinking among kids. Teaching them how to process and analyze information. Instilling confidence and removing stage fright in every member. Making everyone a public speaker.

Media Club focused on teaching Basics of all the media fields that is manual Camera Functions, Film making, video editing. Photo edition, photography graphic designing and motion graphics.

Handling Cooking Utensils Temperature Adjustments Healthy Food Recipes.

Mandarin is the most widely spoken language in the world it is much easier to develop all important relationships. If you can speak mandarin. In this club we focus more on mandarin speaking skills and learn about Chinese culture and importance of its language.

Alevels Clubs 

Invoking critical thinking among kids. Teaching them how to process and analyses information. Instilling confidence and removing stage fright in every member. Making everyone a public speaker.

Basics of Photography and Filmmaking, Basic of Photo editing and basic of video editing.

The Drama club aim is to build awareness of basic theater dynamics. Its basic aim is to inculcate team work and the actor’s mindset which is innocence imagination and improvisation. Drama team main aim is to communicate to the students the sum is greater than the individual and to be a great actor or a thespian you need modesty, observation and more welcoming attitude toward the world.

Programming, using software, Designing and creating working models.

Scouting strongly focuses on the outdoor and survival skills that aim to support the young learners in their Physical, Spiritual, and social development.

Creating music from non-traditional instruments. Learning instruments. Polish vocals.

Quality teaching, an enabling environment and a will to improve on our work are areas that are integral to the Newlands philosophy and will remain our focus for the coming years. We are looking positively to creating exciting possibilities for learning, development, and growth in the years ahead and are enthusiastic about continuing as members of a community of lifelong learners.