Wider Family Learning
These fun courses are for parents and children to learn together in an informal and family friendly setting. Courses are tailored to meet the needs of a group and can tie in with topics being covered by children at school. We offer a variety of courses including two-hour tasters and three-week courses. Delivered through live online Zoom classrooms.
- Family Yoga (2 hours) This course will teach you how to support your child's wellbeing by using Yoga and breathing practices. You will be provided with easy to follow activities after each session to practise at home.
- Family First Aid (6 hours) For parents and children to learn how to manage an incident in which people are ill or have been injured and take care of them until medical help is available.
- Mini Builders and Boffins (2 hours or 6 hours) Extend your knowledge of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Maths) through fun and creative activities. Families will have the opportunity to gain confidence in planning and creating a variety of homemade toys, and/or experimenting with water and/or conducting investigations in sound.
- Seasonal Papercrafts (2 hours) Families will extend their knowledge of crafts, work together and create a variety of seasonal craft items. Great for Christmas, Easter and many other occasions.
- Fun with Yoga - Animal Poses (2 hours) This course will teach you how to do some yoga poses, which will enable you and your child to improve balance, coordination, focus and concentration and will promote a sense of calm.
- Elmer Workshop (2 hours) Families will make a 'milk carton Elmer', look at why are 'one of a kind' and participate in an online scavenger hunt based on the David McKee Elmer books.
- Foodtastic (6 hours) For parents and children to work together to learn more about healthy eating. You will have the opportunity to gain confidence in planning and preparing a variety of dishes together and tasting the results.
- Additional workshops (2 hours)
- Bug hunt
- Mask making
- Jewellery making
- Little Gardeners
- Rocket making