Courses For Children

Core academic tuition

  • Mathematics
  • English
  • Homework subjects
  • Classes run from 4:00-6:00pm

Non academic tuition

  • Art
  • Guitar
  • Keyboard / Piano
  • Ukulele
  • Classes run from 4:00-6:00pm


Academic subjects

 

English Courses

English Tutoring for Years 5 - 6

English Tutoring for Years 7 - 8

We offer small group tuition with a maximum of 3 students in each session. Our programme follows the New Zealand School Curriculum. Topics covered  are related to necessary English language skills. Great for gaining improved confidence, better understanding and enjoyment of this subject. We also supplement our small group tuition with a further hour using computer- aided learning. You will be provided with a specific study guide booklet. Payment is required on enrolment.

Total time is one and a half hours. Cost = $ 20 per session

 


 

 

Years 9 - 11

We offer one hour contact time in small groups to reinforce English language skills and knowledge taught at school. Students improve confidence and gain a better understanding of English topics as taught in the New Zealand School English Curriculum. You will be provided with a specific workbook to use. Payment required on enrolment. The programme also assists students with English homework completion.

We cover both NCEA and Cambridge Syllabi.

Total time is one  hour. Cost = $ 20 per session

 


 

 

Individual tuition

Individual tuition is available on request for all academic subjects listed above.

Please contact us to discuss further.



 

Mathematics classes - Mon and Wed 4:00pm - 7:00pm

Years 5 - 6

Years 6 - 8

We offer small group tuition with a of maximum of 4 students. Our programme follows the New Zealand School Maths Curriculum. Topics covered mirror what the student is covering in class or revision. Great for gaining improved confidence and enjoyment of this subject. We also supplement our small group tuition with a further hour using computer-aided learning.

Contact time with a registered teacher is half an hour, with a further one hour of computer- aided learning with our tutor.

 Total time is one and a half hours. Cost = $20 per session.

 

 


 

 

Years 9 - 11

We offer small group tuition. The programme is to reinforce mathematics skills/knowledge students are taught at school. Students will improve confidence and gain a better understanding of mathematics topics as taught in the New Zealand School Maths curriculum.

Contact time with a registered teacher is one hour.

We cover both NCEA and Cambridge Syllabi.

Total time is one hour. Cost = $20 persession



 

Individual tuition

Individual tuition is available on request for all academic subjects listed above.

Please contact us to discuss further.


 

 
Art - 8 years and up

Art techniques ideal for children aged 8 years and up. Over the term our tutor takes you through a series of art techniques. We will supply finishing papers, paints and any materials used.

You will need your own colouring pencils, sketch pad, soft lead pencils and rubbers.

  • Fridays
  • Time: 4:00pm - 5:30pm
  • Total time is for one and a half  hours
  • Cost: $20 per session

 


 

 

Music

From 7 years upwards

Guitar - years and up

Beginners

Introduction for children learning from scratch. They will learn simple chords, strumming and several songs.

We have guitars available for usage.

  • Mondays and Tuesdays
  • Time:  4:30-6pm Mon - Tues
  • Total time is half an hour
  • Cost: $10 per session

 


 

Guitar - 7 years and up

Intermediate 

For children 7 years up to Year 10. Children will be able to play several tunes and have some knowledge of chords.

We have guitars available for usage.

  • Mondays and Tuesdays
  • Time:  4:30 - 6 Mon 
  • Time:  4:00 - 6 Tues
  • Total time is half an hour
  • Cost :$10 per session

 


 

Ukulele- 7 years and up

Introduction for children learning from scratch. They will learn simple chords and simple songs which they can sing to. Ideal for young children who want to have fun with a musical instrument.

We have ukuleles available for use at no extra charge.

  • Mondays and Tuesdays
  • Time: 4:00pm - onwards  
  • Total time is for half an hour
  • Cost: $10 per session

 


 

Ukulele - 8 years and up

Intermediate

Had fun with the ukulele? Now learn much harder chords, strumming and tunes.  Bring your own ukulele along as you should now have one to play at home.
  • Mondays and Tuesdays
  • Time: 4:00pm - onwards  
  • Total time ishalf an hour
  • Cost: $10 per session

 


 

Keyboard - 6 years and up

We introduce children to the keyboard first to develop their confidence.  It  is also a realistic  entry prior to purchasing a piano for your home.

 

Introduction to keyboard learning basics, including how to read simple notes. Children will learn correct finger technique and basic timing. A great way to start if interested in any keyboard instrument. 

We provide keyboards to use.

  • Wednesday and Thursday
  • Time: Starts from 4:00pm onwards
  • Total time is half an hour
  • Cost: $10 per session

 


 

Piano and keyboard - intermediate

Year 7 - Year 10

For children who can play several songs and have some musical knowledge.

We provide keyboards to use.

  • Wednesday and Thursday
  • Time: Starts from 4:00pm onwards
  • Total time is half an hour
  • Cost: $10 per session

 


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