Year 1 Maths and English Booster Sessions 

Watling Tutors will be running Year 2 booster sessions this summer. This is for students who are moving into Year 2 in September 2021.

Sessions will include a mix of Maths and English topics, focused on cementing pupils’ understanding of the Year 1 curriculum and boosting their confidence for the new school year.

We are aiming to offer the following sessions:

Week 1Monday 26th July
9.30am – 11am
Addition and Subtraction
Understanding number bonds and related addition/subtraction facts. Solving word problems involving addition/subtraction.
Understanding the text and looking at unfamiliar words. Answering a range of questions, e.g. retrieval, inference.
Week 2Monday 2nd August
9.30am – 11am
Multiplication and Division
Counting in multiples of twos, fives and tens, and thinking about division; using these to solve one-step word problems using arrays and bar models.
Writing a letter
Using effective vocabulary , punctuation and sentence openers to create a letter.
Week 3Monday 9th August
9.30am – 11am
Recognising, finding and naming halves and quarters as equal parts of an object, shape or quantity.
Super sentences
To be able to write sentences using the correct punctuation and co-ordinating conjunctions.
Week 4Monday 16th August
9.30am – 11am
Telling the time to the hour and half past the hour.
Diary Entry
Writing a diary entry with a focus on adjectives, conjunctions, sentence openers and punctuation.
Week 5Monday 23rd August
9.30am – 11am
Recognising and knowing the value of different denominations of coins and notes.
Postcard/setting description
Using effective vocabulary and sentence openers to create a well written setting.
In addition to the items above, we will also be covering mental maths and spelling, punctuation and grammar in each session.

At the moment, we are only working on a maximum capacity of 8 students owing to our commitment to being Covid secure. This is subject to change, depending on government guidance, but we recommend booking early to avoid disappointment.

Each 90 minute session costs £45 – or you can book all 5 sessions for £200.

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