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Keeping up with the kids literacy IRP

Helping parents to prepare and support their children with everyday practical activities to help with reading and writing activities. (more)

Thu, Apr 18, 2019 to Thu, Jun 27 2019
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (2 hours) at Ingram Road Primary School
Provided by Leeds City College

Fun with games Maths Gipton CC

A fun-themed course to boost English, language and maths skills using a variety of traditional and modern games. (more)

Tue, Apr 23, 2019 to Tue, Jul 16 2019
12:30 PM to 3:00 PM (3 hours) at Gipton Childrens Centre
Provided by Leeds City Council

Cooking on a Budget - Lane End

A fun and practical course giving you the opportunity to create tasty, nutritious meals within a budget. You will develop a new outlook for a balanced diet and tips and tricks for using leftovers. (more)

Tue, Apr 16, 2019 to Tue, May 21 2019
9:00 AM to 11:30 AM (3 hours) at Lane End Primary School
Provided by Leeds City Council

Family Easter Crafts - 646c

Family activity. 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 the family. (more)

Sat, Apr 13, 2019 to Sat, Apr 13 2019
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM (2 hours) at Swarthmore Centre
Provided by Swarthmore

Easter Family Workshop - Farnley

A one-off, seasonal, family workshop designed for parents/carers and children to work together on joint activities. (more)

Wed, Apr 03, 2019 to Wed, Apr 03 2019
9:00 AM to 11:30 AM (3 hours) at Farnley Childrens Centre
Provided by Leeds City Council

Easter Family Workshop 2 - Farnley

A one-off, seasonal, family workshop designed for parents/carers and children to work together on joint activities. (more)

Wed, Apr 10, 2019 to Wed, Apr 10 2019
9:00 AM to 11:30 AM (3 hours) at Farnley Childrens Centre
Provided by Leeds City Council

Let's Get Crafty - Iveson

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 18, 2019 to Thu, May 23 2019
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (2 hours) at Iveson Primary School
Provided by Leeds City Council

Storysacks Springbank Primary

A course to help parents develop skills in supporting early literacy and numeracy in young children. They will make a storysack for a chosen book and create a range of learning activities based on the story. The course is for parents at Spring Bank Primary with a child in reception…(more)

Tue, Apr 16, 2019 to Tue, Jul 02 2019
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM (3 hours) at Spring Bank Primary School
Provided by MD Teaching and Training Ltd

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)

Tue, Apr 16, 2019 to Tue, Jun 18 2019
9:30 AM to 12:00 PM (3 hours) at Little London Children's Centre
Provided by Leeds City Council

Storysacks New Bewerley Primary

Storysacks course to support parents' ability to help their child's early learning through the use of books and storysacks. Parents will choose an appropriate book, make a bag and create a range of activities to support developing literacy and numeracy skills. (more)

Wed, Apr 17, 2019 to Wed, Jul 03 2019
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM (3 hours) at New Bewerley Primary School
Provided by MD Teaching and Training Ltd

Let's Start Learning Together - Burley

This course aims to help parents/carers explore ways of playing, talking and listening to their children. It will enhance early language development and enable young children to become confident and secure when they enter the foundation stage. (more)

Thu, Apr 18, 2019 to Thu, Jul 11 2019
9:15 AM to 11:30 AM (2 hours) at Burley Park 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 can help parents become increasingly confident in supporting their…(more)

Thu, Apr 18, 2019 to Thu, Jul 11 2019
12:45 PM to 3:00 PM (2 hours) at Little London Children's Centre
Provided by Leeds City Council

Develop Your Childs Learning

Family learning workshop to help develop childrens ' learning through games and play activities. Learners will learn fun activities to help develop their children's English and Maths skills . (more)

Wed, Apr 03, 2019 to Wed, Apr 03 2019
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (2 hours) at Hawksworth Wood Childrens Centre
Provided by City of Leeds YMCA

Story Sacks

A productive and hands-on course for adults to be able to develop their skills and get creative, using their child's favourite story. Adults are able to create a unique story sack to enhance their child's reading, and make it fun! (more)

Mon, Apr 15, 2019 to Mon, Jun 10 2019
9:30 AM to 12:00 PM (3 hours) at Carr Manor Childrens Centre
Provided by Leeds City Council

Storysacks Little London

A 30 hour course to teach parents how to support their young child's very early literacy and numeracy by making a storysack and exploring the learning opportunities in books and stories. Parents will create a bag filled with learning activities based around a chosen book. The course aims to develop…(more)

Thu, Apr 18, 2019 to Fri, Jul 05 2019
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM (3 hours) at Little London Primary School
Provided by MD Teaching and Training Ltd

Fun with games

A fun-themed course to boost English, language and maths skills using a variety of traditional and modern games. (more)

Wed, Apr 24, 2019 to Wed, Jul 03 2019
9:30 AM to 11:30 AM (2 hours) at Hawksworth Wood Childrens Centre
Provided by Leeds City Council

Talk for writing

Understand how children are taught to read. (more)

Wed, Apr 24, 2019 to Wed, Jul 17 2019
9:30 AM to 11:30 AM (2 hours) at Crossgates And Manston Children's Centre
Provided by Leeds City Council

Healthy Start Brighter Future

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 25, 2019 to Thu, Jun 20 2019
9:30 AM to 11:30 AM (2 hours) at Crossgates And Manston Children's Centre
Provided by Leeds City Council

Introduction to Volunteering and Working in Childcare

Introduction to volunteering and working in Child Care This course is for those who are interested in a career in Child Care but have not studied for a while. The course will give you knowledge of the types of jobs available in this sector and what it is like working…(more)

Mon, Apr 29, 2019 to Mon, Jul 22 2019
12:45 PM to 2:45 PM (2 hours) at Swinnow Childrens Centre
Provided by Cardigan Centre

Fun with Maths

This short course is for parents to improve their basic maths skills and help support their own childs development. Parents will learn how to make maths fun through various activities and create their own games to play with children at home. Each week the sessions will focus on numbers, shapes,…(more)

Tue, Apr 23, 2019 to Tue, May 21 2019
2:30 PM to 4:30 PM (2 hours) at Meadowfield Primary School
Provided by City of Leeds YMCA

Creative Story-telling

Using a range of creative styles that are right for you such as art, writing, music, film and photography; you will explore create and express a short story that has been built from your own ideas and imagination. (more)

Tue, Apr 16, 2019 to Tue, May 21 2019
10:30 AM to 2:30 PM (4 hours) at Barkston House
Provided by People Matters (West Yorkshire) CIO

Creative Story-telling

Using a range of creative styles that are right for you such as art, writing, music, film and photography; you will explore create and express a short story that has been built from your own ideas and imagination. (more)

Tue, Jun 04, 2019 to Tue, Jul 09 2019
10:30 AM to 2:30 PM (4 hours) at Barkston House
Provided by People Matters (West Yorkshire) CIO

Introduction To Sewing

This course provides an opportunity for learners to make a garment using machine and hand sewing techniques. It is suitable for complete beginners and those with some experience. Learners will build confidence, read patterns, measure accurately, cut cloth and research guides and techniques online. (more)

Mon, Apr 15, 2019 to Mon, Jul 15 2019
9:30 AM to 12:30 PM (3 hours) at Asha Neighbourhood Centre
Provided by Vera Media

Computer Skills with English

This course is suitable for complete beginners and those with some experience in using computers. Learners will work at their own workstation, where they will develop ICT skills including use of keyboard and mouse, word processing, email, creating documents, staying safe online, researching information online, including job search and creating…(more)

Fri, Jun 07, 2019 to Fri, Jul 19 2019
9:30 AM to 12:30 PM (3 hours) at Asha Neighbourhood Centre
Provided by Vera Media

ESOL - Me and My Future

This is an English course for speakers of other languages (ESOL) to improve confidence and develop language skills when talking about plans for the future. It is open to any learner from Entry 1 to Entry 3 level. The language covered will include: talking about the future; reviewing skills and…(more)

Mon, Apr 15, 2019 to Mon, Jul 15 2019
9:30 AM to 12:30 PM (3 hours) at Asha Neighbourhood Centre
Provided by Vera Media

ESOL - Me and My Future

This is an English course for speakers of other languages (ESOL) to improve confidence and develop language skills when talking about plans for the future. It is open to any learner from Entry 1 to Entry 3 level. The language covered will include: talking about the future; reviewing skills and…(more)

Tue, Apr 16, 2019 to Tue, Jul 09 2019
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM (3 hours) at Hillcrest Academy
Provided by Vera Media

ESOL - Me and My Future

This is an English course for speakers of other languages (ESOL) to improve confidence and develop language skills when talking about plans for the future. It is open to any learner from Entry 1 to Entry 3 level. The language covered will include: talking about the future; reviewing skills and…(more)

Thu, Apr 18, 2019 to Thu, Jul 11 2019
9:30 AM to 12:30 PM (3 hours) at Asha Neighbourhood Centre
Provided by Vera Media

ESOL - Me and My Future

This is an English course for speakers of other languages (ESOL) to improve confidence and develop language skills when talking about plans for the future. It is open to any learner from Entry 1 to Entry 3 level. The language covered will include: talking about the future; reviewing skills and…(more)

Fri, Apr 26, 2019 to Fri, Jul 12 2019
9:30 AM to 12:30 PM (3 hours) at Asha Neighbourhood Centre
Provided by Vera Media

Literacy for Life Skills

This workshop is for anyone who would like to build and develop their literacy skills to improve confidence and independence. (more)

Tue, Apr 23, 2019 to Tue, Apr 23 2019
10:30 AM to 1:00 PM (3 hours) at Barkston House
Provided by People Matters (West Yorkshire) CIO

Taster Session - Maths

This session is designed to give learners an introduction to number and budgeting skills. (more)

Mon, Apr 15, 2019 to Mon, Apr 15 2019
10:00 AM to 2:15 PM (4 hours) at Nari Ekta Ltd
Provided by Nari Ekta Ltd

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