Year 10 Holiday Programs

Maths Revision & Headstart Program

Our course structure for each program:

  • Between 1 hour and 55-minutes to 2 hour lessons per course, every day for 5 days. Please check our timetable for course running dates.
  • Small class group based
  • Experienced educators
Reading Academy

Read and appreciate a variety of texts from different authors and engage in meaningful discussion of effective literary techniques and complex themes, to improve your writing.

Advanced Study & Reading Skills

Learn effective reading and comprehension skills through a variety of tasks which will also improve your writing skills, reading & comprehension skills, grammar skills, vocabulary skills & usage and spelling skills.

Widen Your Science Horizon with Practical Experiments

Get a headstart in Science by revising key science concepts and learning new science topics and skills. Our highly popular program ensures maximum skills development.

Course Topics

  • Electricity
  • Periodic Table & Bonds
  • Forces & Electromagnetic Spectrum


New Approaches to Creative Writing & Genre Writing

An important component of the Junior English syllabus, and one of the more challenging aspects of the Senior High English curriculum concentrates on the students’ ability to respond on a personal and imaginative level to a variety of creative tasks. This course is devised to develop both thinking and writing skills to enable students to express themselves with confidence in their own ideas, and with sufficient depth of feeling as to appeal to a reader’s imagination. This course is therefore designed around a series of linked exercises encouraging the development of both imagination and style.

Course Topics

  • Characterisation
  • Narrative, Setting & Context
  • Genre Writing
  • Style
  • Creative Writing in Exams
  • Dramatic Writing
Maths Revision and Headstart

Get a headstart in Year 10 Maths by revising key Maths concepts and learning new Maths topics and skills. Our highly popular program ensures maximum skills development.

Course Topics

  • Simultaneous Equations
  • Probability
  • Coordinate Geometry – Circle
  • Circle Geometry
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Trigonometry
Developing Film Analysis - Assessment & Exam Skills

Students will learn key features of different types of writing, use and analyse increasingly complex language features and concepts such as intertextuality, respond to and compose texts with complex language techniques.

Course Topics

  • Factual Writing
  • Writing for Persuasion
  • Writing Through Drafting
  • Writing as Response
  • Writing with Irony
Public Speaking workshop

Course Goals

Among the outcomes:

  • Develop vocal projection, posture and delivery skills
  • Develop knowledge of speech structure
  • Develop understandings of the interaction of purpose, audience and language choices in speech writing
  • Develop knowledge of correct use of quotations and evidence
  • Develop research skills
  • Develop key skills in debating
  • Develop confidence and social interaction
  • On Campus

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