Extra Curricular and Supporting Study
An Overview of Extra-curricular Activities
Click here to see an overview of what is on offer.
To find out what subjects are currently providing study clubs, download the following PDF.
We are excited to offer extra-curricular clubs once again at KHS! Check out what's on offer below, due to having a vast variety of different clubs, we have split them up into different categories to make things simple for you and your young person.
Embed Retrieval Practice
Mrs Macnamara has been working really hard to embed retrieval practice across the whole school and has presented on this subject both at pupil assemblies and to parents/carers at a special webinar. Please see related materials and resources below.
Retrieval Practice Pupil Assembly
Click to download: Why is revision (retrieval practice) necessary?
Mrs Macnamara has put together a Sway called Optimising Student Success Sway for Pupils and Parents/Carers which includes video clips that help explain revision strategies like using the Leitner System and provides more information on supporting effective studying and learning. You may also find these top tips for pupils helpful:
Click to download: Effective Studying and Learning - Top Tips for Pupils
Mrs Macnamara is happy to provide pupils and their families with more information - just get in touch!
Active Schools Sports Leadership Pathway
During the Easter holidays, the Perth and Kinross Active Schools team is continuing to provide an opportunity for pupils aged 16+ to develop leadership skills in sport to help them to grow their CV, support positive destinations and develop skills for learning, life and work.
FREE courses are on offer through Zoom and will be bookable via Eventbrite. Courses available are:
- Athletics Leaders
- Disability Inclusion
- Introduction to Netball Umpire
- Netball Leaders
- Football Level 1.1
- Table Tennis Introduction to UKCC Coaching
- Miss Hits Starter Tennis
When the situation allows, these qualifications will then be used to volunteer in the school or community when extracurricular and sports clubs open again.
For more information and to register, click here.
Scholar is an online interactive resource created to help learners studying National 5, Higher and Advanced Higher. Please watch the video below for more information.