Ages: 5+ Holiday Programs

Headstart Success Program

Programs suited for children ages 5+.

Our course structure for each program:

  • Interactive Academic Learning
  • Between 1 hour and 55-minutes to 3 hour lessons per course, every day for 5 days. Please check our timetable for course running dates.
  • Small class group based
  • Registered teachers
Progressive Maths & English Workshop

Challenge your child in a supportive environment through innovative literacy and numeracy activities. Our highly popular program ensures maximum skills development. A solid preparation for the first year of formal schooling.

Course Goals

Among the outcomes:

  • Develop literal comprehension skills
  • Develop creative writing and spelling skills
  • Develop vocabulary and language usage/pronunciation
  • Develop key skills in subtraction and addition
  • Develop knowledge of horizontal & vertical algorithms
  • Develop concepts of temperature, length, 3D shapes and dimension comparisons

 

Intensive Maths & English Workshop

Challenge your child through our intensive exploration of literacy and numeracy skills and competencies. More advanced than the Progressive workshop, it is the perfect course to continue the development of critical skills. Ensure your child develops the skills and knowledge vital to success in Kindergarten in 2021. Enrol them in our Intensive workshop today.

Course Goals

Among the outcomes:

  • Develop reading and comprehension skills
  • Develop descriptive writing skills
  • Develop vocabulary – pronouns and contractions
  • Develop knowledge of the complexity of vowel sounds
  • Develop knowledge of consonants and digraphs
  • Develop key skills in subtraction and addition using vertical and horizontal algorithms
  • Develop knowledge of ordinal positioning
  • Develop numeration skills to 100
  • Develop visual discrimination and pattern recognition
Enrichment Maths & English Workshop

Introduce your child to the magical world of language through this innovative and integrated literacy program. A warm and caring environment is created to ensure maximum student engagement and learning.

Course Goals

Among the outcomes:

  • Improved fine motor skills
  • Improved phonics skills and letter recognition/formation
  • Develop vocabulary and language usage/pronunciation
  • Develop speaking skills and knowledge of rhyme
Essential Grammar, Sentence Structure & Basic Writing

A comprehensive course of grammar, sentence structure and writing to ensure your child is well equipped for the demands of English in the school setting.

Course Goals

Among the outcomes:

  • Develop essential vocabulary
  • Develop understandings of the correct application of the rules of usage
  • Develop comprehension skills – short answer and multiple-choice formats
  • Develop knowledge of possessive nouns, adjectives and pronouns
  • Extend understandings of gender and articles
  • Develop creative writing competencies
Drama & Speech Workshop

An exciting and enjoyable program to develop your child’s artistic nature whilst boosting their self-esteem. A comprehensive exploration of vocal and performance skills that will engage your child’s imagination culminating in a play performance on Day 5.

Course Goals

Among the outcomes:

  • Develop mime and improvisation skills
  • Develop vocal techniques – pitch and volume control
  • Develop theatrical characterisation skills
  • Develop poetry recitation skills
  • Develop knowledge of reader’s theatre
  • Develop performance skills
  • Develop confidence and social interaction skills
Advanced Drama & Speech Workshop

The perfect course to build upon the skills and competencies developed in the Week 1 workshop. Ensure your child’s artistic potential is realised through advanced activities to challenge and extend your child. All our drama courses are developed by a professional drama educator.

Course Goals

Among the outcomes:

  • Develop movement and sensory awareness skills
  • Develop mime and improvisation skills
  • Develop vocal techniques – pitch and volume control
  • Develop theatrical characterisation and facial expression skills
  • Develop poetry recitation and choral speaking skills
  • Develop knowledge of reader’s theatre
  • Develop performance skills
  • Develop confidence and social interaction skills
Art & Craft Workshop

Provide your child the opportunity to develop the skills and knowledge of an artist through our engaging and enjoyable program. Students engage in art and craft activities designed to bring out their creativity as they experiment with shape, colour and form.

Course Goals

Among the outcomes:

  • Develop skills in the manipulation of various media
  • Develop knowledge of colour
  • Develop fine motor skills
  • Develop artistic knowledge of shape, form and perspective
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