Workshops available for KS1, KS2, Private Entry and GCSE.
This October Half Term we will be running some exciting NEW Workshops along with our regular workshops. These will run between
Monday 28th October - Friday 1st November.
Please read on for further information:
GCSE Poetry Workshop -28th October @ 1 - 4pm
Led by our expert English teacher who is also an experienced AQA examiner, our poetry workshop will support students with their anthology as well as looking at how to answer the ‘unseen poetry’ questions as fully as possible.
GCSE Exam Anxiety Management Workshop - 29th October @ 1 - 4pm
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 1.5 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 Behavioral 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.
Private School Entry Walking Talking Workshop - 30th October @ 9:30 - 12:30pm
During the Private School Entry Walking Talking Workshop students will look importantly at how to manage their time during the exam, how to identify different question types and check their work. They will work with our Specialist teacher to learn strategies to answer questions quickly and efficiently to gain the most marks possible. looking at the different parts: comprehension, writing, maths, VR and NVR.
Year 3 & 4 Writing Workshop - 28th October @ 1 - 4pm
The year 3 and 4 writing workshop focuses on teaching children how to identify and include different word types and add more detail to their writing in line with the national curriculum. We also aim to expose children to a wider vocabulary that they can then start to include in their own writing. Each child is extended from their own unique starting point to ensure progress within the session.
Year 5 & 6 Writing Workshop - 31st October @ 9:30 - 12:30pm
Our year 5 & 6 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 4 & 5 Maths Magician Workshop - 31st October @ 9:30 - 12:30pm
Come and join us for this exciting workshop focusing on problem solving and reasoning. Using games, puzzles and problems, we will tackle key curriculum areas, including: times tables, conversions, fractions, decimals and percentages and measurement.
Year 1 & 2 Phonics Workshop - 1st November @ 2 - 4:30pm
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 - 29th October @ 1 - 4pm
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.
Pricing: Kip students £45 and Non Kip Student £55.
If you wish to book any of our October Half Term Workshops then please click on the 'BOOK NOW' button.