Our English program includes four main components:
Reading – Oral and silent reading strategies, reading fluency
Reading Comprehension – Focused reading comprehension strategies including multiple choice questions and open answer questions
Writing – Developing understandings of writing constructs, text types and their purposes
Language Conventions – Instruction in a range of spelling strategies, syntax and grammatical constructs to give students a solid foundation on which to build their skills
Our Maths program includes three main components:
We focus on concepts i.e. building sound number relationship, understanding numbers magnitudes and quantities, place value, measurement, space, chance and data
We focus on strategies
We focus on problem solving using our unique problem solving strategy
The course is structured for 4 terms of 10 weeks each.
Each term, your child will receive their own GEA Maths and English books that is mapped to the syllabus and written based on Cognitive Load Theory.
In Week 9 of each term, they are assessed to measure their progress. Full feedback is given to your child and you will also receive a comprehensive report on their progress and strength and weaknesses in each area.