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After School Setting with Homework Club run by Kelly Brock

(in association with Mummy SOS)

Kelly is a qualified Teacher and has over 10 years of teaching experience with ages 9 to 18. She is also a fully qualified SENCO and has over 5 years working with children with specific and moderate learning difficulties she can provide intervention and support where necessary during the sessions and identify areas for development which she can discuss with parents after and liaise with school teachers where appropriate.

The setting is held in a family home with access to kitchen and toilet facilities and, in good weather, a garden. There is also a friendly dog and a curious one year old.

Limited places are available for children over 9 (Year 5 and over) – book early to avoid disappointment. Monday to Friday to fit in with your needs.

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Time Plan

3.20 (Edwinstree)/ 3:30 (Freman) – Attendees head towards 4 Vicarage Road, SG9 9BE (Collection from school may be possible by prior arrangement)

3.25 to 3:45 – Attendees arrive at the setting. Relax and Refresh. Snacks, drinks (attendees to bring each day, or parents can leave supplies at the setting, we will provide drinking water) and social time i.e. chill out

4.15 – Homework/Study session. Attendees can work on their homework assignments or revise. Kelly can support students with homework (as appropriate), practice number drills or spellings and use a range of strategies to help develop literacy and numeracy. If no homework has been set, then alternative activities can be provided, such as reading, topic preparation, literacy or numeracy.

Every Tuesday at 4:15 we will go to Buntingford Library to collect resources or reading books. Homework can also be done during this time.

5.15 – Down Time. Attendees can engage with strategy table-top games that promote many skills, such as; numeracy, literacy,  team work, turn taking, communication,  cooperation, and considering consequences.

6.00* – Tidying up and packing away. *Dependent on collection time of attendees. Individuals being collected earlier must ensure they have all their belongings prior to leaving.

6.15 – Last Pick up (Earlier / Later pick-ups can be arranged)


Fun Fridays

We all like to unwind after a long week of hard work and school children are no exception. So, on Fridays, we will get out the Nintendo Wii and have a gaming session. There is still the option to play other games and do homework, but we know they might want to save something for the weekend. Especially as we appreciate that you might want the opportunity to spend some quality time doing homework with your own children and see how they are getting on with their schoolwork.