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Little Learners

A 30 hour course to help parents prepare their pre-school age child for their first year at school. Course will cover the early years curriculum, stages of education, phonics and reading strategies, numeracy, speaking and listening, rhyme, and using books and stories. (more)

Wed, Jan 03, 2018 to Wed, Mar 21 2018
9:30 AM to 12:30 PM (3 hours) at Temple Newsam And Colton Childrens Centre
Provided by MD Teaching and Training Ltd

(ACL) Supporting Children's Literacy and Numeracy STA T1

Recognising and developing opportunities to develop numeracy and literacy skills with children at home. (more)

Thu, Jan 04, 2018 to Thu, Jul 12 2018
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM (3 hours) at St Anthonys Primary School
Provided by Leeds City College

ESOL Unity 2.2

This is a differentiated ESOL course for mixed ability Entry Level students who speak English as a second language. It will aim to develop communication skills along with reading and writing. (more)

Fri, Feb 23, 2018 to Fri, Mar 30 2018
10:15 AM to 12:15 PM (2 hours) at Unity Business Centre
Provided by City of Leeds YMCA

Busy Bods Parkland CC

This course is for parents to help them understand how children learn through movement and to learn about a range of practical activities to share with their child (more)

Tue, Jan 09, 2018 to Tue, Feb 06 2018
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (2 hours) at Parklands Childrens Centre
Provided by Pre-School Learning Alliance

Managing Children's Behaviour Hollybush Annex

This course is for parents to understand why children behave in different ways and how they can help them to learn positive behaviour. Over the 5 week course we will cover: Building a good relationship with your child The importance of praise and self-esteem How to coach your child Using…(more)

Wed, Jan 10, 2018 to Wed, Feb 07 2018
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (2 hours) at Hollybush Annexe
Provided by Pre-School Learning Alliance

(ACL) Working in Early Years settings - Tue pm Feb

The course covers the different roles and settings of a childcare worker or teaching assistant. You will need Literacy, Numeracy and ICT skills to meet the standards required for working in a school or a childcare setting. (more)

Mon, Feb 26, 2018 to Mon, Apr 16 2018
12:25 PM to 2:55 PM (3 hours) at Deacon House Centre
Provided by Leeds City College

(ACL) Intro to Working in Schools and Childcare - Mon - Feb

The course covers the different roles and settings of a childcare worker or teaching assistant. You will need Literacy, Numeracy and ICT skills to meet the standards required for working in a school or a childcare setting. (more)

Mon, Feb 26, 2018 to Mon, Mar 19 2018
12:15 PM to 2:45 PM (3 hours) at Beeston Centre
Provided by Leeds City College

(ACL) Intro to Working in Schools and Childcare -Fri

The course covers the different roles and settings of a childcare worker or teaching assistant. You will need Literacy, Numeracy and ICT skills to meet the standards required for working in a school or a childcare setting. (more)

Tue, Feb 27, 2018 to Tue, Mar 20 2018
12:25 PM to 2:55 PM (3 hours) at Deacon House Centre
Provided by Leeds City College

Busy Bods Kippax

Busy Bods is a course suitable for Mothers, Fathers, Grandparents and carers of young children, to help them understand how children learn through movement and to learn about a range of practical activities to share with their children. (more)

Tue, Feb 27, 2018 to Tue, Mar 27 2018
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM (2 hours) at Kippax Childrens Centre
Provided by Pre-School Learning Alliance

(ACL) Intro to Working in Schools and Childcare - Wed - Feb

The course covers the different roles and settings of a childcare worker or teaching assistant. You will need Literacy, Numeracy and ICT skills to meet the standards required for working in a school or a childcare setting. (more)

Wed, Feb 28, 2018 to Wed, Mar 21 2018
9:25 AM to 11:55 AM (3 hours) at Park Lane Campus
Provided by Leeds City College

(ACL) First Steps to Childcare - Wed Feb

The course covers the different roles and settings of a childcare worker or teaching assistant. You will need Literacy, Numeracy and ICT skills to meet the standards required for working in a school or a childcare setting. (more)

Wed, Feb 28, 2018 to Wed, Jun 06 2018
12:15 PM to 2:45 PM (3 hours) at Beeston Centre
Provided by Leeds City College

(ACL) First Steps to Childcare - Mon - Mar

The course covers the different roles and settings of a childcare worker or teaching assistant. You will need Literacy, Numeracy and ICT skills to meet the standards required for working in a school or a childcare setting. (more)

Mon, Mar 05, 2018 to Mon, Apr 23 2018
12:15 PM to 2:45 PM (3 hours) at Enfield Centre
Provided by Leeds City College

(ACL) Intro to Working in Schools and Childcare - Thu

The course covers the different roles and settings of a childcare worker or teaching assistant. You will need Literacy, Numeracy and ICT skills to meet the standards required for working in a school or a childcare setting. (more)

Thu, Mar 01, 2018 to Thu, Mar 22 2018
9:25 AM to 11:55 AM (3 hours) at Beeston Centre
Provided by Leeds City College

Family Spring Crafts - 646b

Bouncing bunnies and chirping chicks, Humpty dumpty and all things eggy. Join Mrs Sew-and-Sew and the rabbits for a range of Easter craft activities. Chocolaty fun for all the family. (Materials provided by tutor) (more)

Sat, Mar 24, 2018 to Sat, Mar 24 2018
10:00 AM to 1:00 PM (3 hours) at Swarthmore Centre
Provided by Swarthmore

Volunteering - Horsforth Extended Services

This course gives an introduction into the benefits of volunteering to both the individual and the organisations concerned. It includes talks by representatives of local organisations who will give an insight into the nature of the work they do and how this benefits the wider community. Volunteering is a great…(more)

Wed, Jan 24, 2018 to Wed, Mar 07 2018
9:30 AM to 11:30 AM (2 hours) at Horsforth Extended Services
Provided by Leeds City Council

ParentSmart - Farnley CC

This course aims to help parents prepare for their child's transition from home and nursery to school. It will identify and explore some of the parenting challenges which occur when a child goes to school. (more)

Mon, Jan 15, 2018 to Mon, Mar 26 2018
9:15 AM to 11:45 AM (3 hours) at Farnley Childrens Centre
Provided by Leeds City Council

Story Sacks - Little London CC

Story-sacks can motivate children to have fun whilst reading. This course will allow learners to use practical, fun activities to bring stories to life and foster children's love of books. As part of the course parents acquire additional communication skills and become increasingly confident in supporting their child's early learning…(more)

Mon, Jan 15, 2018 to Mon, Mar 26 2018
9:30 AM to 12:00 PM (3 hours) at Little London Children's Centre
Provided by Leeds City Council

Story Sacks - Hollybush Children's Centre

Story-sacks can motivate children to have fun whilst reading. This course will allow learners to use practical, fun activities to bring stories to life and foster children's love of books. As part of the course parents acquire additional communication skills and can become increasingly confident in supporting their child's early…(more)

Mon, Jan 15, 2018 to Mon, Mar 26 2018
12:30 PM to 3:00 PM (3 hours) at Hollybush Children's Centre
Provided by Leeds City Council

Supporting Children's Reading - Beechwood Primary

The aim of this course is to enable parents/carers to support their children's reading through a range of games and activities. By the end of the course learners will be able to recognise how various activities can help develop a child's learning and feel more confident in their reading skills. (more)

Mon, Jan 15, 2018 to Mon, Mar 26 2018
12:30 PM to 3:00 PM (3 hours) at Beechwood Primary School
Provided by Leeds City Council

Supporting Children's Writing

This course helps parents to assist with their child's literacy development with a particular focus on early writing skills. (more)

Tue, Jan 16, 2018 to Tue, Mar 27 2018
9:00 AM to 11:30 AM (3 hours) at Lane End Primary School
Provided by Leeds City Council

Supporting Children's Writing - Hillcrest

This course helps parents to assist with their child's literacy development with a particular focus on early writing skills. (more)

Wed, Jan 17, 2018 to Wed, Mar 28 2018
9:00 AM to 11:30 AM (3 hours) at Hillcrest Academy
Provided by Leeds City Council

Story Sacks - Swarcliffe CC

Story-sacks can motivate children to have fun whilst reading. This course will allow learners to use practical, fun activities to bring stories to life and foster children's love of books. As part of the course parents acquire additional communication skills and can become increasingly confident in supporting their child's early…(more)

Wed, Jan 17, 2018 to Wed, Mar 28 2018
9:15 AM to 11:45 AM (3 hours) at Swarcliffe Children's Centre
Provided by Leeds City Council

Story Sacks - Burley CC

Story-sacks can motivate children to have fun whilst reading. This course will allow learners to use practical, fun activities to bring stories to life and foster children's love of books. As part of the course parents acquire additional communication skills and become increasingly confident in supporting their child's early learning…(more)

Thu, Jan 25, 2018 to Thu, Mar 29 2018
9:15 AM to 12:00 PM (3 hours) at Burley Park Childrens Centre
Provided by Leeds City Council

Volunteering - Horsforth

This course gives an introduction into the benefits of volunteering to both the individual and the organisations concerned. It includes talks by representatives of local organisations who will give an insight into the nature of the work they do and how this benefits the wider community. Volunteering is a great…(more)

Wed, Jan 24, 2018 to Wed, Mar 07 2018
9:30 AM to 11:30 AM (2 hours) at Horsforth Extended Services
Provided by Leeds City Council

Family Fortunes - Gipton South CC

Family Fortunes is an exciting new 10 hour course supported by the Money Advice Service. It is designed to support children and parents to develop positive money habits. (more)

Fri, Jan 12, 2018 to Fri, Feb 09 2018
9:30 AM to 12:00 PM (3 hours) at Gipton South Childrens Centre
Provided by Leeds City Council

Fun with Science - Sharp Lane

This course offers parents and children the chance to explore the world of science and engineering through simple investigations and model making. It aims to show how science can be related to everyday objects and activities and will look at how observing and asking questions about the world around us…(more)

Mon, Jan 15, 2018 to Mon, Mar 26 2018
12:30 PM to 3:00 PM (3 hours) at Sharp Lane Primary School
Provided by Leeds City Council

Story Sacks - Holy Family

Story-sacks can motivate children to have fun whilst reading. This course will allow learners to use practical, fun activities to bring stories to life and foster children's love of books. As part of the course parents acquire additional communication skills and become increasingly confident in supporting their child's early learning…(more)

Tue, Jan 16, 2018 to Tue, Mar 27 2018
12:30 PM to 3:00 PM (3 hours) at Holy Family Primary School
Provided by Leeds City Council

Fun with Games (numbers)

This fun and interactive course looks at ways parents can use games to develop their children's early numeracy skills. It will explore a range of new and traditional games and even give learners the chance to design and make their own game. There is also the opportunity for learners to…(more)

Wed, Jan 17, 2018 to Wed, Mar 28 2018
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (2 hours) at White Laith Primary School
Provided by Leeds City Council

Numbercraft - Gipton CC

This course is a follow-on from "Let's Get Crafty" and explores the numeracy skills required in craft and other day-to-day activities and aims to give parents the skills to become familiar with metric measurements in order to support their children with their developing awareness of numbers. (more)

Mon, Jan 08, 2018 to Mon, Mar 26 2018
9:15 AM to 11:45 AM (3 hours) at Gipton Children's Centre
Provided by Leeds City Council

Story Sacks - Carr Manor CC

Story-sacks can motivate children to have fun whilst reading. This course will allow learners to use practical, fun activities to bring stories to life and foster children's love of books. As part of the course parents acquire additional communication skills and can help parents become increasingly confident in supporting their…(more)

Thu, Jan 11, 2018 to Thu, Mar 29 2018
9:15 AM to 11:15 AM (2 hours) at Carr Manor Childrens Centre
Provided by Leeds City Council

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