Rip Roaring Resits - Maths

Failing at something can knock students’ confidence but this fast-paced, high-energy, interactive workshop will pick them back up again and put them right on track for success.

It is specifically designed to support post-16 students re-taking English or Maths (or both!) and will improve memory skills, increase self-confidence and boost revision skills.

Rip Roaring Resits - Maths

Everything that’s needed to improve exam performance!

Description

Designed for post-16 learners re-sitting either English, Maths or both, this highly effective workshop shows students how to prepare for exams and equips them with a powerful combination of tools and techniques that build confidence, aspiration and performance.

It can be run in your own venue to groups of up to 150 students at a time.

Benefits

Students will leave the Rip Roaring Resits workshop feeling energised, enthusiastic and far better prepared for their workload and their exams.

Using a unique combination of time management strategies, stress management techniques and memory tools we show students how to effectively manage their workload and improve their revision skills whilst building confidence and managing stress.

Especially designed for post-16 resits this course will also benefit:

  • Students who do not know how to prepare themselves mentally and physically for exams.
  • Students who need to improve learning skills.
  • Students who need exam support.
  • Students who need more confidence to aspire higher.

Content

During the course students will:

  • Be equipped with a range of memory and analysis tools.
  • Be introduced to the concept of the ‘Miracle Morning’.
  • Be shown how to relax when preparing for exams.
  • Learn to use the traffic light revision system and the smart free time timetable.
  • Be shown state-management techniques.

Aims

The course has 2 main aims:

  • To build confidence for post-16 students re-sitting either their Maths, English or both GCSEs.
  • To provide effective tools and techniques to better organise workload and improve exam preparation and performance.
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"Jay’s enthusiasm, knowledge of the strategies, techniques and tips was excellent and was exactly what we were looking for at this time in Year 11 for our students and parents. It’s testament to Jay and the workshop as to how many pupils had told their parents about how much they enjoyed it and how useful they found it that some students were calling and texting their parents during the school day to say ‘Mum/Dad you need to come to the Parent’s workshop this evening!’ The strategies were relevant, easy to use, engaging and delivered in a way which will facilitate the students use of them as well. It was great to be given some resources by Jay in order to support the pupils through the revision process as the year goes on as well. I will look to rebook this event for next years, Year 11 at a similar time."
Mr David Rhodes
Head of Middle School at Cardiff High School
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