5th Year Online Grinds Free Trial
Students who are interested in taking part in our Online Grinds programmes can now sample our online tuition, free of charge, by signing up to our ‘Free Back to School Online Courses‘. These free online courses allow students to experience the high quality of our online tuition before making a decision to join our paid online programmes. To book a free online course click the ‘Book Now’ button.
Key information about these Free Back to School Online Courses:
Each Free Online Course is 1.25 hours in duration. This gives students over an hour of free tuition with some of Ireland’s most passionate and dedicated teachers.
All courses come with our renowned study notes which students can download free of charge.
Each Free Online Course covers a key area of the course providing valuable insights for students. For more information on specific course content see the ‘Subjects’ tab.
Access to our ‘on-demand’ learning platform will be granted to students where they can watch, pause, rewind each course as many times as they wish.
Students will have access to watch these videos for five days, as many times as they wish.
Topic Covered in this Free 5th Year Applied Maths Online Course: Uniform Accelerated Motion
This course will solve problems from the first question on the Applied Maths paper involving the motion of particles. No previous knowledge of this subject is required. This seminar will give you a great indication as to whether this subject is suited to your talents.
Meet your Applied Maths Teacher – Kieran Mills: Kieran Mills has 25 years’ experience teaching Physics. He has co-written several books including Leaving Certificate Sample Papers. Kieran has been an expert contributor on Physics on RTÉ Radio.
Topic Covered in this Free 5th Year English Online Course: Poetry – Emily Dickinson
Students will be given an overview of the poet’s work. They will also be introduced to the correct manner of poetry dissection and how to tackle past paper questions
Meet your English Teacher – Gavin Cowzer: Gavin Cowzer is regarded as a leading English teacher in this country. Having developed a passion for this subject, including obtaining a Master’s degree, Gavin’s teaching style is focused on covering the syllabus in a concise way, so that students have the tools to successfully manage the likely exam questions. His experience correcting exams gives his students an edge in a subject which is often assumed to be an art. However, it is clear that there is a strict science behind doing well in the Leaving Certificate English exam and Gavin’s students will be guided by this little-known fact. He has also been an expert contributor on Leaving Cert English for RTÉ Radio.
Topic Covered in this Free 5th Year Irish Online Course:
- Course layout
- An Aiste
- Saol an Déagóra
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Meet your Irish Teacher – Séadhan de Poire: Séadhan de Poire is specialised in providing students with a clear, fundamental understanding of the syllabus and marking scheme. His teaching style is focused on covering the curriculum in a concise way so that students have the tools to successfully manage the likely exam questions.
Séadhan is a popular teacher due to his ability to stimulate students’ interest in the subject.
Topic Covered in this Free 5th Year Maths Online Course: Cubic equations & functions
The course will cover a number of topics from Paper 1, including quadratic and cubic equations, Factor theorem, and shapes of cubic curves. These tools will be used to solve some real-world problems typical of those encountered on the Leaving Cert Project Maths course.
Meet your Maths Teacher – Robert Browne: Robert Browne has a unique ability to stimulate students’ interest and is renowned for giving students confidence they thought wasn’t there. Robert has vast experience, having taught at education workshops in Trinity College, Dublin. He has appeared in the media leading discussions on Maths, syllabus content, teaching methods and exams. Robert teaches in a systematic and clear way that relates to students.