Keeping up with the Children – English

This course will offer learners the opportunity to improve their own English skills and find out how English is taught in school. Learning outcomes include:

  • Describe a variety of speed sounds and letter combinations and how to sound out words.
  • Identify the correct use of apostrophes.
  • Identify examples of a variety of sentence structure elements, including adjectives, nouns, verbs and adverbs.
  • Demonstrate correct cursive writing for 80% of letters.
  • Describe elements of a good story, including adjectives, openers, rule of three and character thoughts and actions.
  • Recall at least four features of a Non Chron Report and instructions.
  • Describe connectives, phrases, clauses and simple and complex sentences.
  • To be able to write an article, using a clear structure and observing good grammar.
  • To be able to identify the main points of view in an article.

This course is aimed at parents/carers over 19 years who wish to improve their English skills to support their children’s learning of English.

The course will run on a weekly basis every Tuesday ending 19th June 2018.

To enrol, please contact Clare Morton at Begbrook Primary Academy on 0117 9030386

Further information: On street parking available near venue


17 Apr 2018


9:15 am - 11:15 am
Begbrook Academy


Begbrook Academy
Begbrook Dr, Bristol BS16 1HG


Shani Smith
01179145476 or 07775227352