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Courses and Workshops 

Effective Learning Techniques ​

About the workshop

Using the latest educational research, we are going to show you what learning techniques work and how to use them effectively. This is an online workshop.

 

Who is this workshop for?

Children aged 7 - 18 years old, who are preparing for exams or just want to improve their progress at school. If your child is outside this age range, please email contact us and we will see if we can accommodate them. It is not compulsory, but parents/guardians are welcome to attend too.

 

How long is the workshop?

The workshop is 2 hours.

​How many children are in the workshop?

The workshop is limited to 8 children and there is the option for one parent/guardian to attend too.

Why is the workshop online?

Due to Covid 19, all our courses are now delivered online using Zoom. As with classroom delivery, all tutors have DBS clearance. We will also ensure that the virtual classroom is fully secure by using password-protected access and restricted joining and participation settings. All parents/guardians of children aged under 11 years old are required to participate in the workshop.

Price

£25 per child & parent/guardian are free.

Dates

This workshop runs every second Saturday of each month, in the morning. 

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Last Minute Exam Revision Tips 

About the workshop

Beat 'Exam Season Blues' with our carefully designed workshop to help you plan an effective revision schedule that will make learning stick. This workshop is online.

 

Who is this workshop for?

Children aged 14 - 18 years old, who are preparing for vocational exams, GCSEs, A'levels or any other examinations.

 

How long is the workshop?

The workshop is 2 hours.

​How many children are in the workshop?

The workshop is limited to 8 children and there is the option for one parent/guardian to attend too.

Why is the workshop online?

Due to Covid 19, all our courses are now delivered online using Zoom. As with classroom delivery, all tutors have DBS clearance. We will also ensure that the virtual classroom is fully secure by using password-protected access and restricted joining and participation settings.  

Price

£25 per child & parent/guardian are free.

Dates

This workshop runs every second Saturday, in the afternoon, during the months of January - April.  

Book Place

Dates to be confirmed.

Master Handwriting Skills

About the course

Did you know that there is a direct correlation between good writing skills and academic success? In this course, we use fun and multi-sensory teaching methods to produce confident writers.

 

Who is this course for?

Children aged 7 - 16 years old, who lack confidence with their handwriting and are having difficulties with letter formation or have not yet mastered cursive (joined up) writing. 

 

How long is the course?

It is run over 15 sessions and each session lasts for 1 hour.

​How many children are in the workshop?

The workshop is limited to 8 children.

Why is the workshop online?

Due to Covid 19, all our courses are now delivered online using Zoom. As with classroom delivery, all tutors have DBS clearance. We will also ensure that the virtual classroom is fully secure by using password-protected access and restricted joining and participation settings. All parents/guardians are required to participate in the induction carried out during the first class.

Price

£150 - that's only £10 per session. Payable in advance for each block of 5 sessions.

Dates

This course runs on Sunday mornings.

Book Place

Dates to be confirmed.

Get Ahead with English Grammar

About the course

Throw away your boring grammar textbooks! The course offers a fresh and practical approach to teaching grammar. We cover the grammar requirements for Key Stage 2 too.

 

Who is this course for?

Children aged 7 - 11 years old, who are preparing for exams or just want to improve their English grammar before they enter secondary school.  

 

How long is the course?

It is run over 15 sessions and each session lasts for 1 hour.

​How many children are in the workshop?

The workshop is limited to 8 children.

Why is the workshop online?

Due to Covid 19, all our courses are now delivered online using Zoom. As with classroom delivery, all tutors have DBS clearance. We will also ensure that the virtual classroom is fully secure by using password-protected access and restricted joining and participation settings. All parents/guardians are required to participate in the induction carried out during the first class.

Price

£150 - that's only £10 per session. Payable in advance for each block of 5 sessions.

Dates

This course runs on Sunday mornings.

Book Place

Dates to be confirmed.

Creating Powerful Sentences

About the course

What tips and tricks can make your sentences move powerful? Do fronted adverbials really make your sentences more interesting to read? The course covers easy and ready to use tips that will transform dull sentences into rich, descriptive language. We will also cover some of the English and grammar requirements for Key Stage 2.

 

Who is this course for?

Children aged 7 - 11 years old, who are preparing for exams or just want to improve their written English skills before they enter secondary school.  

 

How long is the course?

It is run over 15 sessions and each session lasts for 1 hour.

​How many children are in the workshop?

The workshop is limited to 8 children.

Why is the workshop online?

Due to Covid 19, all our courses are now delivered online using Zoom. As with classroom delivery, all tutors have DBS clearance. We will also ensure that the virtual classroom is fully secure by using password-protected access and restricted joining and participation settings. All parents/guardians are required to participate in the induction carried out during the first class.

Price

£150 - that's only £10 per session. Payable in advance for each block of 5 sessions.

Dates

This course runs on Sunday mornings.

Book Place

Dates to be confirmed.

Academic Writing for Children

About the course

With the help of the latest academic research, More Curricular are going to take your child's writing skills from basic sentence structuring to developing concise and structured paragraphs. These skills are the building blocks for academic writing.

Who is this course for?

Children aged 7 - 16 years old, who are preparing for exams or just want to improve their written English skills.  

 

How long is the course?

It is run over 15 sessions and each session lasts for 1 hour.

​How many children are in the workshop?

The workshop is limited to 8 children.

Why is the workshop online?

Due to Covid 19, all our courses are now delivered online using Zoom. As with classroom delivery, all tutors have DBS clearance. We will also ensure that the virtual classroom is fully secure by using password-protected access and restricted joining and participation settings. All parents/guardians are required to participate in the induction carried out during the first class.

Price

£150 - that's only £10 per session. Payable in advance for each block of 5 sessions.

Dates

This course runs on Sunday afternoons.

Book Place

Dates to be confirmed.

Advanced Academic Writing for Children

About the course

This course is a follow-up to the Writing Skills Short Course and will introduce your child to advanced writing techniques, where they will learn how to develop a thesis statement and write argumentative essays.

 

Who is this course for?

Children aged 11 - 18 years old, who have completed the Academic Writing course and want to develop advanced writing skills.  

 

How long is the course?

It is run over 15 sessions and each session lasts for 1 hour.

​How many children are in the workshop?

The workshop is limited to 8 children.

Why is the workshop online?

Due to Covid 19, all our courses are now delivered online using Zoom. As with classroom delivery, all tutors have DBS clearance. We will also ensure that the virtual classroom is fully secure by using password-protected access and restricted joining and participation settings. All parents/guardians are required to participate in the induction carried out during the first class.

Price

£150 - that's only £10 per session. Payable in advance for each block of 5 sessions.

Dates

This course runs on Sunday mornings.

Book Place

Dates to be confirmed.

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