A Confident Start
This course will help equip any child with the tools they need to start the new academic year with confidence, strength and a calm mindset. A perfect way to end the summer holiday and make new friends in a fun, focused and relaxed learning environment.
Each session runs for 2.5 hours (including lunch or supper).
We engage subject matter experts.
Course Topics Include:
Topics include: formal and informal introductions (of yourself and others); meeting and greeting; speaking clearly and confidently; smiling and using eye contact; the perfect handshake; the basics of small talk
Keeping Calm and Focused
Topics include: recognising the feeling of overwhelm, tools to help us cope with nerves and anxiety, mindfulness and other calming techniques, managing exam stress and heavy workloads, staying focused in a healthy way, learning to rest and not to quit
Time Management and Organisation
Topics include: prioritising what is important, planning ahead, making and successfully managing to-do lists, keeping things in their proper places, storing and taking care of our belongings
Positive Friendship Skills
Topics include: making and keeping friends, what it means to be a good friend, dealing with rejection and those who are unkind to us, dealing effectively with conflict and common friendship challenges
Tuesday 25 August - Friday 28 August 2020
10:30 - 13:00 (including lunch)