Years 5 English Tutoring
In ALL courses students receive weekly homework that is marked in detail and returned promptly to enable them to understand their strengths as well as areas of improvement. This is a vital aspect of their progress.
It is important for students to expand their personal vocabulary in order to enrich the range of their expression both written and oral, therefore vocabulary extension and testing continues throughout the year in all classes.
1 hour tutorial
Students learn to develop their abilities to understand and write in a wide range of styles thereby developing their understanding of and writing skills in areas genres as:
- Creative writing particularly narratives
- Imaginative recreations
- Persuasive writing
- News articles
- Formal responses both short and long in relation to texts studie
Outcomes for your child:
Each lesson carefully and thoroughly explains the texts so that students will:
- Gain a high level of confidence and proficiency in writing across a range of genres, including creative, persuasive, and analytical responses.
- Recognize the distinctive characteristics of a variety of text types.
- Understand the different purposes of various text types
- Increase vocabulary and proficiency with English grammar and punctuation.
- Through our carefully selected teaching materials, they will enjoy a richer and exciting reading experience.
- Get ready for NAPLAN in Year 5.
What our lessons look like
Learning Goals for the Year 5 English Class
Develop the confidence to learn independently
Acquire a complete understanding of the fundamentals of the English Language
Gain skill and proficiency in reading and writing skills
Receive personal attention in class
Become active and excited about learning through our unique teaching approach
Ready For NAPLAN in Year 5
All English skills will be improved through the study of a broad range of literary and non-literary issues.
Every week all students get their homework marked and scored offering highly detailed feedback. In this way students can identify their strengths and areas for improvement, which is crucial for their development towards English proficiency.
Weekly homework provides students with detailed feedback and enables teachers to create a comprehensive understanding of each student’s progress, which is reflected in annual reports as well.
Teachers and students have ongoing discussion in the class that includes both questions and contributions from students as well as questions & answers between the teacher and the students.
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Yes, feel free to ask us about the trial lesson.
Masterclass exposes students to a wide range of textual genres, both literary and non-literary, as well as multimedia forms, throughout our intensive writing sessions. Students are taught how to write in different textual forms enabling them to gain confidence and skill in their own writing.
If needed: Text types include narratives reflecting multiple perspectives, imaginative recreations, discursive, argumentative, persuasive, essays, polyvocal texts, textual hybridity, experimental fiction.
Students are exposed to excerpts from a range of Shakespearean texts.
Yes, we provide comprehensive preparation in all English skills which enables the students to approach these examinations with confidence and competence. Many of our students have succeeded in these tests and received admissions from the leading schools.