What is the course about?
For parents of children at the end of Year 6. Parent workshop with guidance on how you and your child can successfully make the transition from primary to secondary school. The sessions will cover a range of topics on managing the changes in things like homework, transport, navigating big school corridors, feeling lost, mobile phones, and friendships.
Is a pre-enrolment interview or assessment required for this course?
What level is the course and do I require particular skills, experience or prior qualifications?
No prior experience is required.
What topics does the course cover?
How will I be taught and assessed?
There is no formal assessment. This is an online course and you will have access to an experienced tutor who will share the programme with you.
Are there any other costs or equipment I need to get?
There are no costs, this workshop is free. You will need access to a Tablet, Smart phone or a PC (with audio). This course will be delivered through the platform Zoom or Teams. Pencils, pen and paper are needed.
By the end of the course what should I be able to do?
You will know how to better support your child in their learning, and you will understand the school curriculum better.
What are the progression opportunities following this course?
You may wish to join more Family Learning workshops exploring how you can support your child�s learning; you may want to join some Community classes to improve your English and job opportunities.