Workshops available for KS1, KS2, Private Entry and GCSE.
This February Half Term we will be running some exciting NEW Workshops along with our regular workshops. These will run between Monday 17th February - Friday 21st February 2020.
Please read on for further information:
GCSE Exam Anxiety Management Workshop - 18th February 13:00 - 16:00
The pressure on our students to achieve has never been greater and exams can be a stressful time for anyone. The prospect of having future plans scuppered by an exam result can raise anxiety in the calmest of people. This 3 hour workshop is designed to help children going into their exams by providing some tips and coping strategies in:
- Developing a positive mindset.
- How to handle exam anxiety and stress
- Motivating yourself to achieve your target grades, whether that is a pass or a grade 9!
Using a mixture of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy techniques (CBT), integrated with basic mindfulness and a willingness to learn this workshop delivers the techniques to help your young people achieve their full potential in their exams. Kevin Palmer- MBACP (251465) and Anxiety UK approved therapist.
Macbeth English Workshop - 17th February 13:00 - 16:00
Macbeth, Macbeth, Macbeth; beware Macduff, Beware the Thane of Fife….
How well do you know the play?
Do you know the assessment objectives to pass this question?
How confident do you feel about analysing language and structure?
This Macbeth workshop will focus on:
Knowing the key themes and ideas in the play
How to approach Macbeth in your examination
How to achieve top grades in your GCSE literature examination.
CSSE Maths Walking Talking Workshop - 17th February 9:30 - 12:30
During our CSSE Maths Walking Talking workshop students will look importantly how to manage their time during the exam, how to identify different question types and check their work. They will work with our 11+ Specialist teacher to learn strategies to answer 11+ Maths questions quickly and efficiently to gain the most marks possible in the 11+ CSSE Maths exam.
11+ Comprehension Workshop - 20th February - 9:30 - 12:30
During our 11+ Comprehension workshop students will work on how to manage their time and how to answer questions with different mark values. They will work on literal, inferential and evaluative style question with one of our expert 11+ teachers. We will give them strategies to answer questions quickly and efficiently in order to gain the most marks possible in their 11+ exams
11+ & Year 6 Writing Workshop - 19th February - 13:00 - 16:00
Here at Kip we have developed a writing technique that helps to make writing more manageable. We find that lots of our children find it difficult to know where to start with their writing as they want to include all the literacy elements they have learned. Our writing technique makes writing more ‘formulaic’ so that the students can follow simple steps to ensure that their writing ‘ticks the boxes’ needed to get the highest marks that they can in their 11+ exams.
Year 4 & 5 Writing Workshop - 19th February 9:30 - 12:30
Our year 4 & 5 writing workshop helps students who are struggling to get their ideas down on paper. At Kip we have developed a writing technique that helps to make writing more manageable by teaching them a 'formulaic' writing strategy. This will give them the tools and confidence they need to write creatively.
Year 3 & 4 Maths Magician Workshop - 20th February 9:00 - 12:00
Come and join us to learn exciting maths tips, focusing on problem solving and reasoning. Using games, puzzles and problems, we will tackle key curriculum areas, including; times tables, number, measurements and shape.
Year 5 & 6 Maths Magician Workshop - 21st February 9:30 - 12:30
Come and join us for an exciting maths workshop, focusing on using simple to remember tips and tricks to make maths easier. We will be covering topics including fractions, decimals, percentages, averages and problem solving.
Year 1 & 2 Phonics Workshop - 21st February 14:00 - 16:30
All the key national curriculum phonics studied by singing songs and doing engaging, fun activities with our super enthusiastic, expert teacher. Perfect for a year 1 about to sit the phonics screening or a year 2 that needs to revisit and reinforce all those key phonics skills!
Year 2 SATS Workshop - 18th February 9:30 - 12:30
Year 2 SATS workshop is to help your child become familiar with the topics in their up and coming SATS exams through a variety of fun and engaging activities. With half the workshop focusing on arithmetic and reasoning and the other half focusing on comprehension and writing. It is not just about preparing for those all-important SATS but also about giving them the boost they need in the areas they are struggling to importantly build their confidence.
Year 2 & 3 Writing Workshop - 17th February 12:30 - 15:30
Discover the fun in writing with our enthusiastic teacher as she gives strategies of how to get ideas flowing and then importantly to get those ideas down on paper! They will gain confidence through fun writing activities that will inspire them to pick up a pencil and get writing!
Pricing: Kip students £45 and Non Kip Student £55.
If you wish to book any of our February Half Term Workshops then please click on the 'BOOK NOW' button.