This is Us - an exciting new programme, to be created and led by young people aged 13 to 18. This is an opportunity to be part of a working group composed of different cultures and communities in Coventry.
The Virtual School are running 2 weekly summer camps during August for current school years 5 – 7 (ideally - although Years 4 & 8 will be considered). The week will be filled with lots of fun activities to keep your young people entertained and prepare them for a return to school in the new term.
Monday - Wednesday – Evolve – XLR8 Programme – Young people will have the chance to take part in digital media workshops, talent shows, den building, tribal creation and a wide range of both physical and cognitive activities
Thursday – Helen O’Grady Drama – Fun activities & drama techniques to address thoughts & feelings of returning to school after the lockdown and scenarios around transitioning from one year to another or to a new school – Building confidence & assertiveness
Friday – Aspire2Be Coaching – A chance to get involved in a range of fantastic sports/activities which are mainly studied at secondary school to help raise awareness & ease transition.
Young people will need to bring their own lunch, snacks & a drink (preferably a refillable water bottle).
This year Coventry Libraries are delighted to invite Coventry children to join the fantastic free online ‘Silly Squad’ summer reading challenge. It’s a great opportunity for children aged 4 – 11 to read some brilliant books over the summer. Pick your avatar, get rewards, play games and earn badges as you discover awesome books to read this summer!