Year 1 - 6 Little & Early Learning Labs

Little Learning Labs

Little & Early Learning Labs

If you are a student looking for an intellectually challenging and fun experience in the January and July school holidays then this program is for you!

The Learning Labs program is for students in Year 1 to Year 10 during 2017 who are bright and inquisitive. You are capable of performing in the top 10-15% of your age peers in any subject area. You could be in a public, catholic, independent school or receiving home schooling. We welcome everyone who would like to meet other kids that share your interests and meet inspiring teachers.

What, when, where, and how much?

Little Learning Labs

  • What: For students in Year 1 to Year 2 during 2016 (curriculum pitched at one stage above year level - Year 3 & 4), Little Learning Labs are designed for students who are performing in the top 10% - 15% in their area of interest within their peer group.
  • All workshops are held over 2 days and cover a range of disciplines, presented by teachers with specialist training or a specific interest in gifted education. The workshop content is both rigorous and challenging, and is designed to stimulate the interest and curiosity of the academically gifted. This is an opportunity to socialise with like minded peers and to enjoy the facilities at the University.
  • When: 3-4 July, 2017 
  • Time: 9.00 am to 2.00 pm
  • Where: University of Wollongong, Wollongong Campus
  • What to bring: Morning tea, lunch, drink, hat, sunscreen and stationery supplies
  • Fee: $140
  • Workshop program details will be available from 18 April, 2017.

Early Learning Labs

  • What: For students in Year 3 to Year 6 during 2016 (curriculum pitched at one stage above year level - Year 5 & 6 level for the Year 3 & 4 students and Year 7 & 8 level for the Year 5 & 6 students). Early Learning Labs features workshops from a range of disciplines, presented by teachers with specialist training or a specific interest in gifted education. The workshop content is both rigorous and challenging, and is designed to stimulate the interest and curiosity of the academically gifted. This is an opportunity to socialise with like minded peers and to enjoy the facilities at the University. 
  • When: 6-7 July, 2017
  • Time: 9.00 am - 3.30 pm
  • Where: University of Wollongong, Wollongong Campus
  • What to bring: Morning tea, lunch, drink, hat, sunscreen and stationery supplies
  • Fee: $150
  • Workshop program details will be available from 18 April, 2017.

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Last reviewed: 7 February, 2017