Skip to main content
    Helping Your Child with Writing
    for Helping Your Child with Writing

    Tickets from £5

    Book Tickets

    Helping Your Child with Writing

    DateThursday, 26 September, 10:00am

    LocationOnline live streamed

    PriceTickets from £5

    About this event

    Workshop Code: 25037

    Teacher: This workshop is being taught by Joy.

    What is this workshop about?

    On this taster course you will learn about the skills needed to enable children to become a good writer in Key Stage 1 & 2. You will be given ideas on how to make writing fun and how to encourage reluctant writers. You will be given ideas for free or low-cost sustainable resources that will help to develop children’s writing skills.

    Who is this workshop for?

    For parents, carers and anyone working with children of Primary School age (3-10yrs).

    Entry Requirements to do this workshop:

    No previous experience is required, however conversational English and some digital skills to allow you to access and use Google Classroom is desirable.  

    How you will be assessed?

    Through questions, quizzes and a learner reflection

    What learners need to bring/supply

    You must have a tablet or laptop with a working camera that can access Google Classroom

    Additional Information

    Please note that this is a live interactive online course for adults, learners will be expected to have their camera on and participate fully at all times.

    What happens after I book this workshop?

    There are two steps to complete before studying with us and booking on here is the first step. Your next step will be to enrol on your chosen course following the instructions attached to your order confirmation email.

    The next steps…

    During this workshop we will talk to you about your next steps which could include attending other workshops/courses such as another Family Learning course such as Helping your Child with Phonics, sign up for an employability course such as ‘Introduction to working in schools’ or gain a new qualification on our Functional Skills English course.

    Please click here to see the full range of courses we offer.

    We have programmes that can support you with your next steps in skills and employment. For further information please see our information, advice and guidance page.

    NOTE: This course is for Hertfordshire Residents Only - *With the exception of the registration fee, this course/workshop is fully funded by The Education & Skills Funding Agency for adults who meet a set criteria - please see further details under the 'Further Information' heading.


    Online live streamed

    Venue Information

    This course/workshop is run as real-time online using Google Classroom. This means that instead of having to go to a classroom, the classroom comes to you! You are taught by a teacher and you will have classmates that you share ideas with. To take part you will need a tablet or laptop/computer with a webcam and microphone to enable you to interact. A few days before the start, your teacher will email you with instructions on how to join the class.

    Further information

    *Except for the registration fee, this course/workshop is fully funded by The Education & Skills Funding Agency for adults who meet the following criteria:

    • A Hertfordshire Resident
    • Aged 19 years or older on 31st August 2024
    • UK National and lived in the UK for the last 3 years or EEA National with settled/pre-settled status and lived in the UK/EEA for the last 3 years

    There are some exceptions to this, for example the Homes for Ukraine scheme. If you do not meet the above criteria, please contact us on 01992 556194 or email

    Can’t see what you’re after?

    Map of Hertfordshire

    We work with partner organisations across Hertfordshire to offer workshops and courses so do visit their websites/social media.

    Are you currently out of work?

    Man in orange hi vis

    We offer a range of employment support services to help support you back into work. Read more and apply.

    Want to hear when new courses and workshops land?

    Update me logo

    Subscribe to our monthly emails and follow us on Facebook, X, LinkedIn or Instagram.