Year 6 Headstart High School Program

Core Program

The essential preparation for a smooth transition to high school. This comprehensive course will develop advanced literacy and numeracy skills thereby ensuring your child is well prepared for the challenges of Year 7.

The Year 6 Headstart High School Program is also ideal to ensure your child remains competitive at school. Each lesson contains a half hour dedicated to writing skills followed by 90 minutes each of literacy and numeracy. North Shore Coaching College is well positioned to support your child’s learning journey.

Term 1 is the final opportunity to prepare for Selective School & Scholarship exams!

Course Goals
  • Develop advanced literal and inferential comprehensions skills
  • Develop problem solving skills
  • Develop competency and creativity in writing across a range of text types
  • Develop superior spelling skills
  • Develop an advanced vocabulary
  • Develop grammar, usage and punctuation skills
  • Develop advanced knowledge of numeration
  • Develop numerical operations
  • Develop understandings of percentages, fractions and decimals
  • Develop a range of thinking skills (general ability) concepts
  • Develop concepts of area, time and measurement using formal and informal units
  • Develop concepts of graphing, money, chance and probability
  • Develop concepts of shape, position and temperature
  • Develop skills and competencies in the scientific method
  • Develop knowledge of fundamental science concepts in biology, physics and chemistry
Course Structure
  • 4 terms in a year, 10 weeks in a term
  • 4 hour lessons per week, during term
  • Students attend lessons at their allocated time schedule
  • Small class group based
  • Experienced educators
  • On Campus
    face-to-face

  • North Shore ONLINE
    Online learning
    at your own pace

  • North Shore LIVE
    (Zoom Classes)

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