Kids & Teens


About the programme

Developed specifically for primary and secondary students, Kip McGrath provides tuition in English for students between the ages of 5-17; from kindergarten to Year 12. The English programme caters for students who are virtual nonreaders, as well as those who are facing minor difficulties with their learning development. The curriculum covers all aspects of English taught at schools where English is the first language while focusing on building the foundations of literacy.
  • Face to face teaching
  • Stimulating computer-based learning
  • Personalized learning programme
  • Revision of homework activities

Programs are catered based on the students needs including; 

Early Reading:
This programme is designed to assist young learners with reading difficulties; it is also targeted at those who have progressed through the school system but still lack necessary reading capabilities.
Early Readers is an intensive intervention programme to develop reading skills and guides children through the basics of reading. A FREE assessment is conducted to determine whether Early Readers is appropriate for your child. Depending on the level of improvement, a child can progress from this stage to the Kip Reading Programme.

Get Ready for School Programme
The transition from pre-school to more formal learning is an important one for children. It can impact on their motivation at school, social skills, and future academic success.
Kip’s specialist, Get Ready for School Programme is a gentle introduction to learning which helps in the smooth transition from pre-school to “big” school. Parents who want to ensure that their child’s first school experience is a positive one will find this programme very useful.

Foundation Literacy and Numeracy Programme
Help your child develop a love of learning from the start of their school years – from Kindergarten to Year 1 – and improve their chances of academic success. Little Learners focuses on building the foundations of literacy and numeracy by engaging children in a variety of structured, yet fun learning activities. This will help your child to develop, appreciate and improve learning in:
  • Basic reading; including alphabet and phonemic awareness
  • Comprehension
  • Counting
  • Addition and subtraction
  • Number recognition

These activities are important for developing critical thinking, visual and auditory memory skills.

English Tutoring for Year 3 to 12
Kip McGrath provides English tutoring for students who are having difficulty in reading, writing, spelling and comprehension. Acquisition of proficient English language skills is essential for success at school, higher education and employment.

English Writing
  • Essay writing about literature
  • Writing to describe
  • Writing to persuade
  • Critical writing
  • Personal writing

Who should Attend; 
  • Grades 1 to 12
  • 5 to 17 Years

  • Assist young learners who have reading difficulties
  • Assist those who lack necessary reading capabilities
  • Provide challenging programmes for students who are performing at or above average level

What will you gain?
Students will improve in all aspects of the English Language as the programme develops their Early Reading, Reading, Spelling, Comprehension and English including vocabulary development and grammar.
Our proven English methodology improves the chances of school success; the programme will engage your child in a variety of structured, yet fun learning activities. Kip McGrath tutors will motivate your child and give them the self-confidence they need to achieve better results.

  • Reading
  • Written expression
  • Spelling
  • Grammar
  • Comprehension
  • Vocabulary Development
  • Phonemic

  • English

Before the program
  • An assessment to identify areas of concentration is conducted prior to the programme

  • Based on the assessment result.