Understand the Phases (R-9)

At Tree Hill Support we provide tutoring services within a tranquil environment. We offer small/focused groups to allow for more one-on-one attention to be given, with many other types of packages on offer.

Each learner must pass through 5 specific phases to gain their National Senior Certificate .

With more individual attention the learner overcomes many factors challenging them within the phases (grades), ensuring an effective/ holistic development.

Reception Phase : Grade R 

They can be admitted to grade R the year they turn 6.

Sport

  • Life Orientation covers one hour per week, within curriculum.
  • The Sports Club covers – basics (Fundamentals Movements).-EXTERNAL

Foundation Phase : Grade 1- 3

We will help you and your child to  build a solid platform to tackle the next phases in their life.

Education

  • (Read, Study and Write) Numeracy, Literacy and life skills.
  • These three learning programmes will serve as their educational backbone.
  • We equip learners with the knowledge, skills, values and attitudes that ensure holistic development.
  • The physical, emotional and intellectual development of these learners does not necessarily progress in a fixed manner, but happens in spurts. Some learners may be late developers and therefore, the growth pattern of the individual learner needs to be taken cognizance of.
  • Willing to provide as much support as required by the parent to meet the Childs needs
  • At this level children need to feel safe and are easily intimidated by an overcrowded, unpleasant atmosphere, which will prevent them learning effectively.
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Life skills

  • learners covers health promotion, social development, personal development, physical development and movement.

Sport

  • Life Orientation covers one hour per week, within curriculum (Impaq prefered ).
EXTERNAL
  • The Sports Club covers – basics (Fundamental movements & swimming).
  • We strongly suggest your child attends the sports club or any other external sports.

 

Intermediate Phase : Grade 4-6

Educational

  • Mathematics, English, Afrikaans First additional language, life skills, Social Sciences, Natural Sciences, and Technology.
  • Leaners take on addition subjects in the intermediate phase, and an increase work load.
  •  Small/focused groups or one on one provides that edge in bettering the learner’s marks and their approach towards learning.
  • Learners in this phase are still egocentric, and asses and evaluate things and situations from their own subjective perspective. They cannot assess very objectively, even when given set criteria, and are very dependent on peer approval.  The tutor centre environment, session room and group sessions are designed to be stressful/judgement free environment, promoting learners to give their honest personal opinion and find their confidence within oral assessments. We making sure your child covers & understands the course material.

Sport

  • Life Orientation covers one hour per week, within curriculum. (Impaq prefered )Physical Education, with a range of sports facilities available.
                   EXTERNAL
  • The Sports Club covers – basics (Fundamental movements & swimming).
  • We strongly suggest your child attends The Sports Club or any other external sports.

Senior Phase: Grade 7-9

  • In this phase Learners cover 9 subjects, this is vital stage to see where learner’s strengths, weaknesses and enjoyments lie with/within each subject
  • Small/focused groups and one on one, provide that edge in achieving the work productivity required for these levels, and the following phase.

Sport

  • Life Orientation covers one hour per week, within curriculum. Physical Education, with a range of sports facilities available.
  • The Sports Club covers – basics (Fundamental movements & swimming).- external club
  • We strongly suggest your child attends The Sports Club or any other external sports.