About this course

Our priority is to keep everyone safe while ensuring minimal disruption your child's English learning experience. Find out more about our safety measures.

An English course that goes further – so your child can go further, too 

Primary Plus, developed by our team of English experts, will spark your child’s imagination, so they can express themselves with confidence that goes beyond their English language skills. 

Our new approach means your child will have a more rewarding learning experience, getting the most out of learning English with a combination of: 

  • lively classes with a specialist teacher  
  • interactive independent study, set by your child's teacher to prepare them for the live lesson – all in a safe, easy-to-use learning environment. 

You will have access to your child’s personal dashboard. Together you can track their progress, celebrate their successes and understand where they are within their learning journey.

OUR PROMISE TO YOU 

  • in case we need to close the teaching centre in line with government guidelines, we guarantee that your child’s classes will continue online 
  • online classes will include the same number of hours as face-to-face classes 
  • every effort will be made to ensure that online classes will be with the same teacher, same classmates and at the same time.  

Immersive classes with expert teachers to boost English speaking skills 

Happy learners make confident speakers! There are many reasons your child will love our live classes: 

  • lots of time to practise speaking English, having fun learning with classmates of the same age in groups and pairs 
  • small class sizes mean that our highly qualified and passionate teachers can give more personalised attention 
  • the chance to enjoy natural interactions and bond with classmates. 

Developing the life skills your child needs for their future 

Your child will also develop leadership, collaboration, and critical thinking skills in a relaxed environment where they can be themselves. They will: 

  • work in teams or pairs to practise speaking, problem-solving and collaborating on projects with a focus on real-world topics like the natural world and the environment 
  • build resilience and get used to communicating and collaborating with others in preparation for life in a global world. 

Deepen their learning between classes 

Your child will prepare for each class with independent study, set by their teacher to complete at their own pace, so class time is more focused on improving their English-speaking skills. This part of their experience: 

  • helps your child improve their English reading, writing and listening skills with engaging, high-quality online learning resources designed by experts 
  • keeps your child motivated with online exercises and activities, including quizzes and games based on real-world topics and fun characters 
  • gives them space to deepen their understanding of English and improve their grammar and vocabulary 
  • is child-friendly and easy to use, so they can work independently 
  • has built-in self-evaluation, so your child can feel proud of their progress and reflect on where they can improve 
  • includes a personalised dashboard so you and your child can understand where they are within their learning journey 
  • helps your child feel the benefit of preparation, making them feel more confident to speak in class 
  • helps build good habits and a love of learning English. 

Aged 6-7 years old child will be:

  • learn to read and write in English, first at word level, then at sentence level
  • build accurate sentences, using new vocabulary 
  • understand and present their ideas in English on familiar topics.

They will do this by: 

  • finding out how everyone is unique in their likes, dislikes and interests
  • recognising how daily lives can be similar or different 
  • describing their own surroundings, from their bedroom to their neighbourhood
  • being aware how they express their feelings and make life choices
  • thinking about the natural world and how they belong in it.

Aged 8-9 years your child will:

  • learn and practise new vocabulary on familiar topics, in activities such as writing creatively
  • read independently and form an interest in a variety of topics.

They will do this by:

  • developing their imagination through storytelling
  • learning from their curiosity about the natural world, from the sea to outer space
  • thinking about and sharing ideas on how to keep happy and healthy
  • exploring ways to be a good citizen
  • reflecting on their life, interests and hopes for the future.

Aged 10 years your child will:

  • learn story writing and to read more confidently in English
  • present and compare ideas and opinions using more complex language.

They will do this by:

  • making use of their skills and knowledge to help others
  • exploring issues affecting society and the environment and finding solutions
  • finding out about places, cultures, ideas and inventions
  • discovering the exciting world of sport and the beauty of the arts
  • looking back on primary school and thinking about their hopes for the future.

A safe, supportive place to learn 

We are trusted by parents the world over, not only for our expertise in teaching English, but for our high levels of child protection and safeguarding. 

We’ve put in place robust measures to make sure your child is safe during class and that their data is protected. 

Technical requirements 

Interactive study can be accessed using a desktop computer, laptop or tablet.  

We do not recommend using a mobile phone because we want to make sure all our students enjoy a quality learning experience.   

You will also need a good wifi connection.

Calendar and prices

British Council Teaching Centre Calendar:

Academic year – 7 September 2020 – 20 May 2021

Semester 1 – 7 September 2020 – 20 January 2021

Semester 2 – 21 January 2021 – 20 May 2021

Winter break – 21 December 2020 – 11 January 2021

Total duration of the academic year is 34 calendar weeks. 

One lesson will run 90 minutes. 

Timetable and lessons start time:

  • Monday and Thursday – 15:45 / 15:55 / 16:05 / 16:15
  • Tuesday and Friday – 15:45 / 15:55 / 16:05 / 16:15
  • Wednesday 15:45 / 15:55 / 16:05 / 16:15 and Saturday 15:20 / 15:30 /15:40 / 15:50

Midgard School Calendar:

Academic Year - 12 September 2020 – 15 May 2021

Semester 1 – 12 September 2020 – 16 January 2021

Semester 2 – 23 January 2021 – 15 May 2021

Winter Holidays – 21 December 2020 – 11 January 2021

Total duration of the academic year is 33 calendar weeks. 

One lesson will run 90 minutes. 

Timetable:

  • Tuesday and Friday– 16:30 – 18:00
  • Saturday – 09:30 – 11:00 and 11:15 –12:45 (two lessons)

CISC in Osokorky School Calendar:

Academic Year – 24 October 2020 – 15 May 2021

Semester 1 – 24 October 2020 – 16 January 2021

Semester 2 – 23 January 2021 – 15 May 2021

Winter Holidays – 21 December 2020 – 11 January 2021

Total duration of the academic year is 27 calendar weeks.

One lesson will run 90 minutes.

Timetable:

  • Saturday – 09:30 – 11:00 and 11:15 –12:45 (two lessons)

Prices

The price of the first semester in CISC in Osokorky is 7900 UAH.

Course Full year price, UAH Semester Instalment 1 Instalment 2
Primary Plus 27980 13990 9000 4990

We offer three payment schedules for the academic year 2020-2021: one payment for the whole academic year, one payment for each semester and paying by instalments.