All our competitions are running this year. Round 1 papers in November will be emailed out rather than posted.
For practical activities you could look at Saturday Science where you will find many small to large scale activities which students can use to develop investigation skills and “learn about stuff”.
We hold ten competitions organised through two strands:
All of these competitions can be entered by students in younger Year groups. About 10% of the entry in Round 1 is from Year 12, for example.
A welcome letter for teachers to introduce the BPhO 2020-21
BPhO yearly info letter 2020-21.pdf
A sheet summarising the competitions and dates is here:
Dates and Summary of Competitions 2020-21.pdf
A timeline for the competition papers is here:
BPhO Papers Flow Chart 2020-21.pdf