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Courses and Workshops 

Effective Learning Techniques

About the workshop

Using the latest educational research More Curricular are going to show you what learning techniques work and how to use them effectively.

 

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 run over one session and lasts for 2 hours.

How many children are in the workshop?

The workshop is limited to 8 children and their parent/guardian.

Why is the workshop online?

Due to Covid 19, all our workshops 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.  We encourage all parents/guardians to participate in this workshop, but it is a requirement for those of any children aged 11 and under.

Price

Limited online offer - only £10 per child & parents are free.

Dates

  • New dates TBC

Last-Minute Exam Revision Tips Workshop

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.

Who is this workshop for?

Children aged 14 - 18 years old, who are preparing for 11-plus, Common Entrance, SAT, GCSE or A'level exams.  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 run over one session and lasts for 2 hours.

 

Price

Limited offer - only £10 per child & parents are free.

Dates

Workshops cancelled due to Covid 19.

11-plus Top Up Workshop

About the workshop

Highly recommended by parents, this workshop helps your child consolidate skills learnt in preparation for the 11-plus exam.  We cover effective study skills for maths, English, verbal/non-verbal reasoning, vocabulary building and exam techniques.  It can be used in conjunction with a tutor or self-study.

Who is this workshop for?

Children aged 7 - 11 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 your child.  It is not compulsory but parents/guardians are welcome to attend too.

How long is the workshop?

The workshop is run over one session and lasts for 2 hours.

How many children are in the workshop?

The workshop is limited to 8 children and their parent/guardian.

Why is the workshop online?

Due to Covid 19, all our workshops 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.  We encourage all parents/guardians to participate in this workshop, but it is a requirement for those of any children aged 11 and under.

Price

Limited online offer - only £10 per child & parents are free.

Dates

  • New dates TBC

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 method 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.  If your child is outside this age range, please email contact us and we will see if we can accommodate your child. 

 

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 course 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

£75 - that's only £5 per session.   Payable in advance for each block of 5 sessions.

Dates

  • Saturday 23rd May - 29th August 2020, 2 PM - 3 PM, Online > FULLY BOOKED

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 - 16 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 your child.  

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 course 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

£75 - that's only £5 per session.   Payable in advance for each block of 5 sessions.

 

Dates

  • Saturday 23 May - 29 August 2020, 4 PM - 5 PM, Online > FULLY BOOKED

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 - 16 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 your child.  

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 course 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

£75 - that's only £5 per session.   Payable in advance for each block of 5 sessions.

Dates

  • Sunday 24 May - 30 August 2020, 10 AM - 11 AM, Online > FULLY BOOKED

  • New course dates TBC.

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 progress at school.  If your child is outside this age range, please email contact us and we will see if we can accommodate your child.  

 

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 course 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

£75 - that's only £5 per session.   Payable in advance for each block of 5 sessions.

Dates

  • Wednesday 20th May - 26th August 2020, 5 PM - 6 PM, Online > FULLY BOOKED

  • New course dates TBC.

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 course 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

£75 - that's only £5 per session.   Payable in advance for each block of 5 sessions.

Dates

  • Thursday 21st May - 27th August 2020, 5 PM - 6 PM, Online > FULLY BOOKED

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