Student Workshops

 
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Our motivational and interactive One Day Workshops for students, staff and parents inspire and empower.

 

GCSE  And Nationals

Strategies for Success for Year 10 and 11 students

With the shift towards linear exams, showing students how to learn, how to revise, how to prepare for exams and how to be resilient, is going to be vital to their success.

Learn Too for SEND students

Learn Too was Learning Performance’s first ever study skills workshop to be rolled out to schools all the way back in 1992. This interactive, inspiring and dynamic learning to learn workshop is specifically designed for SEND students.

Hit the Mark for under-performing students

This motivational study skills and growth mindset workshop is designed for GCSE students who are on the Grade 4/5 borderline.

60 minute Revision Makeover

Ideal prior to the Mocks or GCSEs our 60 minute Revision Makeover covers:

  • Memory Techniques

  • Effective Revision

  • Mindset/ Resilience, building Confidence

Suitable for a whole cohort or selected ability groups. Often run before school, lunchtimes or after school. Can include other strategies or subject specific memory techniques

Reach for the Stars for high performing students

This fast paced, interactive study skills workshop is designed to challenge and stretch the highest achieving GCSE students.

Subject Specific Memory

This workshop aims to empower you with metacognition strategies to aid memory and recall. We will show you exactly how to use the techniques effectively and practically in your own work. Perfect to help remembering details such as, quotes, formula and units.


Key Stage 3

Now and the Future -Year 9 students

Choices and tough decisions are the name of the game for Year 9 students! This activity–based and interactive study skills workshop, not only shows students how to learn with effective study techniques, but also how to set goals and take positive action for now and the future. See what we did there?!

Essential Study Skills - Year 7 & 8 students

This fun and engaging learning to learn workshop leaves Year 7 and 8 students inspired and empowered with skills needed to become independent learners.


A – Levels And Post 16

Advanced Study Skills 

This fast-paced, cutting–edge advanced study skills workshop provides students with the learning skills needed to flourish in KS5 and beyond. 

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This study skills workshop is particularly pertinent for Year 12 or 13 students who need additional support with the transition from KS4 to KS5. 

Other Workshops available
For all Ages and Abilities

Be Awesome Be You!

This workshop will explore your strengths, qualities and how a Growth Mindset approach towards your studies will help you get where you want to be. We will look at positive, supportive and reflective questions we can ask ourselves to build confidence, resilience and faith in our own ability to achieve. We will also look at how we can overcome obstacles, challenges and the fear of failure, with a fierce, resilient and confident approach to learning and life.

#OwnIt: Questions for Reflection

Reflecting is a critical part of the learning process. It is integral for knowing when and how to improve. This workshop will look at positive, supportive and reflective questions we can ask ourselves to build confidence, resilience and faith in our own ability to achieve. It will also help you to dream but above all, plan for the future.

Mindfulness for Well - being

Stress is a normal part of every day life, but when it becomes overwhelming it can be damaging. This practical workshop smashes any preconceptions around stress and provides simple, yet effective mindfulness techniques, so you can continue to look after yourself and others.

Speaking with Confidence

Being able to communicate your thoughts and ideas clearly with confidence is an integral skill. It will help with your studies now, but also in life beyond school. This activity-based workshop will empower you to speak and present with clarity and confidence so you can grasp any opportunity coming your way!

Enterprise Education

As a team you will create a business plan to present to our very own ‘Dragons.’ This workshop will not only test your creativity and thinking skills, but also empower you work as an effective team and speak confidently in public, learning with and from others as you go!

Plan, Review, Succeed

Become a successful, independent learner! During this workshop you will create a realistic, practical revision timetable based on our Review Philosophy and Recall Clocks. By taking such an approach you will maximise your revision time and help maintain a work/life balance. Bring your exam or homework schedule so you can make a timetable there and then and start taking accountability for wasted time.

Stand Up and Stand Out

Whether you are applying for college, apprenticeships, training or the world of work competition is tough. This activity – based workshop will work through real – life scenarios so you are fully prepared for interviews and can present yourself as a confident, successful individual who has self-belief in your ability to achieve!

#GOT Dreams

This workshop will help you begin planning by identifying your values, aims and vision for your future. Let's get goal setting, reflecting on what your aspirations are and thinking about what it is you need to do to get there.

Creative Thinking and Problem Solving

Being able to think creatively outside the box to solve problems is an essential skill, not just for learning, but life! We will put your problem solving ability to the test with thought – provoking, real – life scenarios, while also empowering you with strategies to think critically and creatively.

Exam Technique

This workshop will look specifically at exam technique, how to answer questions effectively, how to manage your time and what to do if you panic. All this will help you walk into the exam confident that you have all the tools you need to do your very best.

STOP! Procrastination Ahead!

Avoiding your work? Feeling overwhelmed? Don’t know where to start? Then this workshop is ideal for you. We will identify what type of procrastinator you are and how negative, fixed thoughts are effecting your actions. We will look at effective time management strategies as well as, self – motivating techniques so you can keep on track.

Team building, leadership and communication skills

This interactive and practical workshop teaches the value of respecting different points of view that will can help foster a spirit of teamwork and collaboration. We also look at the difference between a boss and a great leader and the vital importance of effective communication.

Time to Say Yes!

This practical, activity based workshop will look at what could be holding you back, from behaviour and consequence, peer pressure to labels and reputation. Be prepared to hold a mirror up and make a change.

10 Killer Habits to Boost Your Self-Confidence

A lack of belief in ourselves is often what can hold us back from achieving our full worth. This workshop will walk you through 10 simple actions you can do to begin feeling more confident in who you are and what you can achieve.

Get Fit for Exams

The exam period is a marathon, not a sprint and like Olympic Athletes we have to be fighting fit, both mentally and physically. This workshop will not only look at exam technique, but also creating healthy habits for mind and body before, during and after the exam.

 

Primary Workshops

Essential Study Skills

Learning Day for all students

This fun and interactive Essential Study Skills workshop is designed for Year 5 and 6 students. It empowers students to use their imagination and creativity to make learning easier.

The national curriculum and exam changes are transforming the way our students have to learn. The earlier we can introduce effective study techniques the better!

An exciting whole day Learning Experience covering: Your Wonderful Brain, Mindset, A- Mapping, Memory Matters and Problem Solving. 

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