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Storysacks

A 30 hour course to make a storysack to promote reading and sharing stories with young children. Parents will make a storysack with educational games and activities based on the chosen story. The course aims to foster a love of reading and develop emerging, independent reading skills. For parents with…(more)

Thu, Apr 19, 2018 to Thu, Jul 05 2018
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM (3 hours) at Middleton Primary School
Provided by MD Teaching and Training Ltd

Storysacks

A course to design and make a storysack based on a chosen story. Parents will make a range of educational games based on the story to go inside. The course aims to foster a love of stories and build parents' skills to support their child's developing literacy, and improve their…(more)

Fri, Apr 20, 2018 to Fri, Jul 06 2018
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM (3 hours) at Little London Primary School
Provided by MD Teaching and Training Ltd

Family Summer Crafts - 646c

Bazaar Crafts with Mrs Sew-and-Sew. We will be making a range of traditional craft items, as featured at Bazaars and Sales of Work for many years, and are now making a come back. Learn to weave, plait and stitch, in simple, fun, creative ways and take everything home with you.…(more)

Sat, Jul 07, 2018 to Sat, Jul 07 2018
10:00 AM to 1:15 PM (3 hours) at Swarthmore Centre
Provided by Swarthmore

Healthy Start, Brighter Future (HENRY) Gipton

This course is designed to help parents gain the confidence, knowledge and tools - as well the parenting skills - they need to adopt a healthier and happier family lifestyle. (more)

Tue, Apr 17, 2018 to Tue, Jun 19 2018
9:30 AM to 12:00 PM (3 hours) at Gipton South Childrens Centre
Provided by Leeds City Council

Healthy Start, Brighter Future (HENRY) Little London

This course is designed to help parents gain the confidence, knowledge and tools - as well the parenting skills - they need to adopt a healthier and happier family lifestyle. (more)

Wed, Apr 18, 2018 to Wed, Jun 13 2018
9:00 AM to 11:30 AM (3 hours) at Little London Children's Centre
Provided by Leeds City Council

Healthy Start, Brighter Future (HENRY) Parklands

This course is designed to help parents gain the confidence, knowledge and tools - as well the parenting skills - they need to adopt a healthier and happier family lifestyle. (more)

Wed, Apr 18, 2018 to Wed, Jun 13 2018
12:30 PM to 2:30 PM (2 hours) at Parklands Childrens Centre
Provided by Leeds City Council

Healthy Start, Brighter Future (HENRY) Crossgates

This course is designed to help parents gain the confidence, knowledge and tools - as well the parenting skills - they need to adopt a healthier and happier family lifestyle. (more)

Thu, Apr 19, 2018 to Thu, Jun 14 2018
9:30 AM to 11:30 AM (2 hours) at Crossgates And Manston Children's Centre
Provided by Leeds City Council

Story Sacks - Ireland Wood

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, Apr 19, 2018 to Thu, Jul 12 2018
12:15 PM to 2:30 PM (2 hours) at Ireland Wood Children's Centre
Provided by Leeds City Council

Story Sacks - Gipton

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)

Mon, Apr 16, 2018 to Mon, Jul 09 2018
9:15 AM to 11:45 AM (3 hours) at Gipton Children's Centre
Provided by Leeds City Council

Fun with Games (maths) - Iveson

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. (more)

Fri, Apr 20, 2018 to Fri, Jun 29 2018
9:00 AM to 11:30 AM (3 hours) at Iveson Primary School
Provided by Leeds City Council

Confidence Building Bankside

This is a 5 week course for parents and carers who are thinking about making a positive change in their lives. Over the 5 weeks of the course learners look at: - Building relationships - The importance of praise and self esteem - Exploring solutions to barriers - Developing personal…(more)

Mon, Apr 16, 2018 to Mon, May 21 2018
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (2 hours) at Bankside Primary School
Provided by Pre-School Learning Alliance

Supporting Children's Literacy and Numeracy - Lane End

This course focusses on the skills required to help children with early English and maths development. (more)

Tue, Apr 17, 2018 to Tue, Jul 17 2018
9:00 AM to 11:30 AM (3 hours) at Lane End Primary School
Provided by Leeds City Council

Supporting Communication - Lane End

A course designed to give learners additional support to help their children with schoolwork. (more)

Tue, Apr 17, 2018 to Tue, May 22 2018
12:30 PM to 3:00 PM (3 hours) at Lane End Primary School
Provided by Leeds City Council

Fun with Science - Holy Family

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)

Tue, Apr 17, 2018 to Tue, Jul 17 2018
12:30 PM to 3:00 PM (3 hours) at Holy Family Primary School
Provided by Leeds City Council

Supporting Children's Literacy and Numeracy - Hillcrest

This course focusses on the skills required to help children with early English and maths development. (more)

Wed, Apr 18, 2018 to Wed, Jul 18 2018
9:00 AM to 11:30 AM (3 hours) at Hillcrest Academy
Provided by Leeds City Council

Fun with Games (numbers) - Swarcliffe

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. (more)

Wed, Apr 18, 2018 to Wed, Jul 11 2018
9:15 AM to 11:45 AM (3 hours) at Swarcliffe Children's Centre
Provided by Leeds City Council

Supporting Children's Literacy and Numeracy - Hillcrest

This course focusses on the skills required to help children with early English and maths development. (more)

Wed, Apr 18, 2018 to Wed, Jul 11 2018
9:30 AM to 12:00 PM (3 hours) at Hillcrest Academy
Provided by Leeds City Council

Healthy Living - Farnley

This course is designed to help parents gain the confidence, knowledge and tools - as well the parenting skills - they need to adopt a healthier and happier family lifestyle. (more)

Thu, Apr 19, 2018 to Thu, Jul 19 2018
9:30 AM to 12:00 PM (3 hours) at Farnley Childrens Centre
Provided by Leeds City Council

Let's Get Crafty - Burley Park

The aim of this course is to enable parents/carers to encourage and support their children's development through a range of craft activities. These will include activities such as puppet making, painting, 'messy play', boxcraft, model making amongst others. By the end of the course learners will be able to recognise…(more)

Thu, Apr 19, 2018 to Thu, Jul 12 2018
9:30 AM to 11:30 AM (2 hours) at Burley Park Childrens Centre
Provided by Leeds City Council

Story Sacks - White Laith

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, Apr 19, 2018 to Thu, Jul 12 2018
1:15 PM to 3:15 PM (2 hours) at White Laith Primary School
Provided by Leeds City Council

Fun with Science - Richmond Hill

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, Apr 23, 2018 to Mon, Jul 16 2018
9:15 AM to 11:45 AM (3 hours) at Richmond Hill Primary School
Provided by Leeds City Council

Fun with Games (numbers) - Beechwood

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. (more)

Mon, Apr 23, 2018 to Mon, Jul 09 2018
12:30 PM to 3:00 PM (3 hours) at Beechwood Primary School
Provided by Leeds City Council

First Aid

Would you like to know what to do in an emergency? On this course you will find out how to look after yourself and others if they become ill or injured and when to get help. (more)

Mon, Apr 23, 2018 to Mon, Jun 11 2018
3:15 PM to 5:15 PM (2 hours) at Barkston House
Provided by People Matters (Leeds) CIC

Fun with Science - Crossgates & Manston

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)

Wed, May 02, 2018 to Wed, Jul 11 2018
9:30 AM to 11:30 AM (2 hours) at Crossgates And Manston Children's Centre
Provided by Leeds City Council

Volunteering - Seacroft Grange

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)

Thu, May 10, 2018 to Thu, Jun 21 2018
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (2 hours) at Seacroft Grange Primary School
Provided by Leeds City Council

Active Families - Seacroft Grange

An exciting, fun week for parents and children attending the school to join in a range of indoor and outdoor activities. (more)

Mon, Jul 23, 2018 to Fri, Jul 27 2018
10:00 AM to 3:00 PM (5 hours) at Seacroft Grange Primary School
Provided by Leeds City Council

Introduction to working & volunteering in childcare

An introduction to a potential career in child care. We will look at skills & attributes required for working in this field, responsibilities, policies & procedures and career avenues. (more)

Tue, Apr 24, 2018 to Tue, Jun 19 2018
1:15 PM to 3:15 PM (2 hours) at Richmond Hill Childrens Centre
Provided by Cardigan Centre

Story Sacks - Bracken Edge

Story-sacks can motivate children to have fun whilst reading. This course will allow parents 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 to help them become increasingly confident in supporting their…(more)

Mon, Apr 30, 2018 to Mon, Jul 16 2018
1:00 PM to 3:15 PM (2 hours) at Bracken Edge Primary School
Provided by Leeds City Council

Rhythm & Rhyme - Kirkstall

A short course designed to promote early learning through reading and rhyme. (more)

Mon, Jun 04, 2018 to Mon, Jul 09 2018
9:30 AM to 11:30 AM (2 hours) at Kirkstall Children's Centre
Provided by Leeds City Council

Rhythm & Rhyme - Armley

A short course designed to promote early learning through reading and rhyme. (more)

Thu, Jun 07, 2018 to Thu, Jul 12 2018
9:15 AM to 11:45 AM (3 hours) at Armley Childrens Centre
Provided by Leeds City Council

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