Start Right Study Right! Join our online study skills sessions for Year 10 and 11 students during October and November 2021

Join the Make Happen team and Made Training for a FREE series of online study skill sessions via zoom for students in Years 10 and 11.


Previous participants have said…

  • 88% agreed they knew more about effectively revising for exams
  • 87% of students felt more confident studying independently
  • 80% stated they felt better able to study on their own

These sessions are open to all schools in Essex – book your place now! 

Tuesday 12 October 2021 at  9-10am
Advanced Note-taking
This compact workshop shows your students how to become active readers and how to apply the Cornell Method for taking efficient and effective notes; a technique that will serve them well as they progress on to higher levels of study. Book now!

Wednesday 20 October 2021 at  9-10am
The Write Stuff
This course will focus the student on the power of words, sentences and paragraphs with engaging exercises in short form writing. Building on this, the students will learn an effective argument building techniques known as The Bridge that they can apply to their essay writing. Key skills of paraphrasing and quoting and the use of academic language will also be covered to offer a well-rounded guide to getting thoughts and ideas into words. Book now!

Thursday 4 November 2021  9-10am
Little things add up: Marginal Gains
The little things really do add up, and that’s an idea that can be easily used within education. Studies have shown that improving thirty different factors by 1% is much easier than improving one factor by 30%. In this workshop, we share a process with your students that will help them to identify the factors that influence their academic results and encourage them to make simple changes that can increase their performance and ultimately, results. Book now!

Friday 12 November 2021 at 9-10am
Goals and Aspirations
It can be daunting for many to try and pick their GCSE or A level choices, or which career path they want to follow. Our engaging workshop will help your students clarify their goals and aspirations across a number of areas, helping them to identify their strengths and prioritise their efforts. Within just an hour, MADE will make the ambitions of your students an achievable reality! Book now!

Teachers and in-school coordinators: if you are a currently working with us, please email your link Hake Happen officer. If you are unsure whether you have a link officer or don’t currently work with Make Happen please complete this form to sign up.