Evening course for parents: Supporting your children through KS2 English currently in years 4, 5 & 6

This course is not currently running in the Autumn Term but parents who are interested should email carole.heselton@verulam.herts.sch.uk to put their names down for the next available dates. 

This six week course  will help parents of children currently in years 4, 5 and 6 to understand the skills and concepts their children will be learning about in literacy in those years including:

  • progression in the curriculum
  • poetry
  • word games
  • punctuation
  • creativity
  • story structures - eg character description, settings etc
  • genres of fiction and non-fiction
  • sentence construction / grammar
  • phonics / spelling
  • skimming texts / comprehension
  • speaking and listening techniques eg questioning techniques
  • You will gain insight into the SATs, and be able to support your children's learning, help with homework and refresh your own skills. Classes are supportive and friendly, provided by Verulam School and Hertfordshire Adult and Family Learning. 

    Number of Places Still available
    Cost £5 registration fee for the full course. ( Concessions available.)
    Date tbc
    Time 7 - 9pm
    School Verulam School