Family learning

Family Learning

Family Learning

Supporting Families

Has your child missed a lot of their learning during lockdown?

Did you struggle to support your children with schoolwork?

Are you worried about your child’s well-being, and your own?

Join our free online courses which will help you to support your child’s return to school.  The courses will also:

    • Give parents the tools to help children with their homework
    • Support your family’s wellbeing
    • Build your confidence – in the family and in your community
    • Provide a supportive network of other parents and carers
    • Support your children’s emotional needs  

Online Family Learning Courses Starting Soon

For details of all the courses available, please look further down this page.

Simply register with Eventbrite and select a date. Welcome sessions will take place with Zoom.
If you would prefer a one-to-one chat with one of our tutors, just fill in this enquiry form and we’ll ring you back.

ESOL for Parents Courses

In September we are running a mixture of online courses and as well as a small number of courses in the community.

Sign up for a Welcome to ESOL for Parents sessions so you can:

  • meet some of our tutors
  • learn more about our ESOL for Parents courses
  • find out how you can join ESOL for Parents

CourseDescriptionCourse Length (weeks)
Family PhonicsThis course will help parents to develop their knowledge of English letters and sounds as well as gain confidence in supporting their children with phonics. 6
Family MathsThis course will help parents to develop their own math skills and develop confidence with numbers with the support of experienced tutors6
ESOL for ParentsThis course will help parents learn about your children’s education & health and development
They will practise reading, writing, speaking and listening skills for everyday family life situations.

In September, there will be a mixture of online courses as well as courses delivered in the community.
12
Creative HistoryThis course helps parents and children to understand and enjoy historical topics through a mix of creative and fun activities.
6
Family CraftsThere are lots of simple, fun crafts you can do at home with things you already have. Get inspired in this workshop for crafty kids and parents.6
Family WellbeingFind out how the 5 ways to wellbeing can help the whole family and learn about some simple activities to help you to relax, connect with each other and be more mindful.6
Family ScienceThis course is designed to increase parents’ confidence and understanding in science delivered in Key stage 2. There will be a focus on practical experiments that can be replicated at home with children by using everyday household items and materials.6
Outdoor AdventurersOutdoor Adventurers will give you and your kids lots of ideas to get you all outside, trying fun nature, art and bushcraft activities together6
Share a StoryThis course will help parents and children to feel happy and confident about sharing books together. Stories will be brought to life through fun activities, and will be linked to the school curriculum6
Confidence BuildingThis course will help parents develop their own and their children’s self-esteem and confidence.6
ParentingThis course will help parents to bring out the best in their children by supporting their emotional needs.6
Stress ManagementThis course will help parents to manage their stress and anger in everyday life situations6
    

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