Primary School Events at MGGS
Unique opportunities for primary school students to experience what we have to offer at MGGS
Please note that in the light of the Covid situation it is not possible at the present time or for the foreseeable future for this programme to take place. The information provided is therefore an indication of our usual programme.
Year 5 Taster Lessons and Year 5 & 6 Masterclasses
We are delighted to share with you our exciting programme of Year 5 Taster Lessons and Year 5 & 6 Taster Day Masterclasses at MGGS for parents/carers to book directly online. As an accredited Advanced Thinking School with the University of Exeter, the development of thinking skills is central to our partnership programme.
Year 5 Taster Lessons
Our Taster Lessons run throughout the academic year. There are lots of activities for girls in Year 5 (for academic year 2020-2021) in the Maidstone area and who are looking for a grammar school place. Taster lessons typically include:
11+ Prep: Creative Writing
11+ Prep: Non-Verbal Reasoning
11+ Prep: Verbal Reasoning
Bench Ball Disco
GlowJam Dance Workout
Media Film Review
MFL: A medley of French, German and Spanish
Mini Website Design
Primary Maths Challenge 1
Primary Maths Challenge 2
Primary Maths Challenge 3
Science – Fireworks
Year 5 & 6 Masterclasses
Year 6 Taster Day Masterclasses (October annually)
These are for Year 6 girls considering joining us the following academic year. Students will have a unique opportunity to discover what life is really like at MGGS by experiencing taster lessons, meeting our Year 7’s, exploring the school during a normal school day and enjoying a free school lunch. Parents will also be invited along to share the experience with a talk and tour of MGGS at the end of the day.
Year 5 Taster Day Masterclasses (July annually)
These events are specifically for girls in Year 5. Students will have a unique opportunity to discover what life is really like at MGGS by experiencing taster lessons, meeting our Year 7s, exploring the school during a normal school day and enjoying a free school lunch. Parents will also be invited along to share the experience with a talk and tour of MGGS at the end of the day.
Year 5 & 6 Primary School Visits to MGGS
At MGGS we also offer a selection of ‘Primary School Visits’ (bookable only by primary schools) so students and primary colleagues can share in the MGGS experience and explore our fantastic facilities. These visits cover Literacy at Secondary, Science at Secondary, Thinking Skills Workshops, Food Skills (bread making), Design Technology, Product Design and WWII Tunnel Visits. To enquire for further details, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you are interested in an event that has sold out, please contact us to be added to our waiting list.