This year-end holiday, sign up for a holiday programme to get your child ready for the upcoming school year! Check out the fantastic range of English holiday programmes offered at British Council.

British Council english courses

Reading Booster
This programme helps to reinforce literacy skills, for children who need extra support before beginning Primary 1.
Age: 6 (K2)
Duration: 5 days
Fees: $610

Get Ready for Primary
An introduction to the activities and routines that students meet in Primary 1 classes. Tasks range from simple comprehension and writing tasks to organising class work and cooperating together in groups.
Age: 6 (K2)
Duration: 5 days
Fees: $815

Learn and Explore – Composition Skills
Students will experiment with writing techniques and gain practice in a range of composition types from the MOE syllabus. The course aims to sharpen your child’s writing skills for better compositions.
Age: 7 – 12 (P1 – 6)
Duration: 5 days
Fees: $725

Learn and Explore – Comprehension Skills
Students will gain exposure to a range of passages with increasing difficulty. They will learn to recognise and answer question types that typically appear in exams.
Age: 7 – 12 (P1 – 6)
Duration: 5 days
Fees: $725

Speaking with Confidence
Students will learn to express their ideas clearly and coherently by exploring themes and presenting them in imaginative ways.
Age: 10 – 11 (P4 – 5)
Duration: 5 days
Fees: $725

Summary Skills
Students will develop a range of strategies to synthesise texts and write effective ‘O’ Level summaries.
Age: 13 – 16 (S1 – 4)
Duration: 2 days
Fees: $290

Essay Writing
Students will understand and practise different sub-skills of writing. They will also learn techniques to improve their writing performance.
Age: 13 – 16 (S1 – 4)
Duration: 2 days
Fees: $290

Critical Thinking
Students will improve their ability to think deeply and logically to solve problems and understand concepts, as well as question critically what they read and hear.
Age: 13 – 16 (S1 – 4)
Duration: 1 day
Fees: $145

Debating and Public Speaking
This programme challenges students to extend their speaking and writing skills to become more confident speakers and writers. The conclusion of the course will be a group debate competition.
Age: 13 – 16 (S1 – 4)
Duration: 5 days
Fees: $725

To register, visit www.britishcouncil.sg/holidayprogrammes or call +65 6439 2144

British Council holiday programmes 2017