Students build their analytical skills, gaining greater insight into the choices made by the creators of texts and how these impact readers. The focus on evaluation in the final years of the primary curriculum requires a larger technical vocabulary, greater ability to understand abstract meaning and figurative language, and to master a range of text types. Pre-essay writing skills are consolidated in preparation for Year 7.
Your content plan appears in the learning environment, sequenced to your learning needs and accessible with ease by you and your tutor.
An example content plan sequenced in the Cluey Learning Platform.
Welcome to Year 6 English, where your child will consolidate their comprehension and composition skills in preparation for high school.
We've got the entire syllabus covered
Reading fluency and comprehension
Perhaps the classroom just isn’t meeting all of your child's learning needs or they want to prepare for a specific assessment.
Structured around your child's individual needs and goals, our learning programs adapt over time to build confidence and offer the right help at the right time.
View Group Primary English Session
Optional practice questions and exercises to work through between sessions.
Feedback after every session helps you keep track of your child's progress.
Learn from home (or anywhere) via our online platform.
Schedule sessions when they suit you, between 7am and 10pm, 7 days per week.
Reschedule easily when things get busy
From step one to step done, we're with your child for their entire learning journey.
Session recordings allow your child to revise at any time.
Progress reports ensure your child is getting the right help at the right pace.
Guided tutoring helps your child realise their potential.
Based on the Australian National Curriculum for K-6, Cluey’s approach to primary English focuses on core literacy skills, including reading and writing techniques in the early years, and grammar and punctuation in the senior years. Our personalised approach gives your child the opportunity to slow down in the areas they find challenging to ensure they ‘get it’.
Head of Department, Primary English
Rick is responsible for leading our Primary English Department and developing and overseeing excellent Primary English programs of learning and tutoring across years 2-6. Previously, Rick taught across all primary levels, conducted professional development in primary English for teachers and was Head of Primary in a British international school.
Our tutors are all qualified teachers, exceptional ATAR achievers or experts in their respective fields.
Mathematics: Yrs 2-6
English: Yrs 2-6
Melanie is a qualified teacher and focuses on early childhood education. She has experience teaching and tutoring primary students, and is very familiar with current curriculum.
Mathematics: Yrs 2-6
English: Yrs 2-6
Eugenia is a primary teacher with 15 years of experience. She has worked with non-English speaking students, children struggling with ADHD and gifted and talented students.
English: Yrs 5-10
Nicholas has a Bachelor of Arts (Literary Studies), a Level 5 TEFL Certificate AND he's completing a Masters in Literary Studies. He supports students in all things English.
From catching up, building confidence and excelling in school, parents and students alike agree that Cluey works.
82% of Cluey parents agree their child’s grades have improved
85% of Cluey parents agree their child is more confident
“My 10 year old has had a 'in person' tutor before Cluey Learning but they didn't really engage him and it wasn't effective. Our experience with Cluey has been really great for him, Melissa has really engaged him and worked with his personality so well. I think online tutoring at home worked especially well for us, its easier and the tutors are fantastic. As a result, his confidence with English has really grown. We are very happy with Cluey learning and would happily recommend them.”
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Weekly learning through live tutoring sessions, feedback & practice
Each student’s individual learning journey is supported through a series of live face-to-face sessions with an expert tutor matched to the student's needs. We cover all the theory and examples needed to ensure comprehension, and our sessions are designed to be engaging and encouraging.
Our expert tutors offer guidance through demonstration and worked examples and assign targeted practice questions to help students master the topics and concepts covered.
After each session, personalised feedback is provided to help students and parents track their progress.
First 5 Minutes
Closing 5 Minutes
Post-session 5 minutes