Year 3 Holiday Programs (QLD)

Holiday Success Programs

Our Holiday Success Programs comprises of one week of fun and enriching workshops to set your child up for success.

Advanced English Maths and General Ability

Ensure your child’s conceptual development is on par in relation to advanced numeracy, literacy and critical thinking. Our highly popular program ensures maximum skills development. A solid preparation for success for the academic school year in Level 3.

Course Goals

Among the outcomes:

  • Develop comprehension skills – multiple choice and short answer formats
  • Develop sentence structure and punctuation skills
  • Develop spelling skills – look, say, cover, write, check method
  • Develop general knowledge and problem solving skills
  • Develop subtraction skills – with and without trading; using internal zero
  • Develop concepts of division, time and money
  • Develop concept of hundredths
  • Develop critical thinking skills


Middle Effective Grammar and Creative Writing

The ability to think and write creatively will be critical throughout your child’s education. Writing skills can be slower to develop than other literacy skills and that is why it is important to develop skills development from an early age. Our Effective Grammar & Creative Writing Program for Year 3 covers a range of vital writing skills and introduces students to the textual demands of a range of writing types.

Course Structure

  • 2 hour lessons
  • 5 lessons in one week
  • One-week holiday program
  • Small class group based
  • Registered teachers

Course Goals

  • Develop essential grammar and punctuation skills
  • Develop skills in syntax and structuring sentences
  • Develop creative thinking
  • Develop brainstorming and planning skills
  • Develop writing skills – to produce more informative, precise and engaging writing
  • Develop structural skills in forming paragraphs and longer texts
  • Provide additional writing opportunities for students
ICAS Science Preparation

This exciting course has been written to equip Year 3 and 4 students with the skills and competencies necessary to achieve their personal best in the ICAS Science exams.

This comprehensive 5 day course covers the following topics:

  • Earth
  • Observing the Sky
  • Space
  • Energy
  • Machines
  • Magnets, Circuits & Gears
  • Graphs & Measurements
  • Food Webs
  • Life
  • Living

Concepts are taught by enthusiastic tutors and students have the opportunity to undertake challenging questions. Answers are explained to ensure thorough understanding of content.

This course will ensure students become more familiar with question types and better prepared for test situation requirements.

A wonderful course for a budding scientist and indeed for all students who wish to ensure thorough preparation prior to the exam.

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