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Transition Programmes

What is the Secondary School Survival Kit?

The Secondary Schools Survival Kit is a transition programme (online or face-to-face) for students who have just finished Year 8 and will be starting Year 9. It aims to equip students with essential skills for a smooth transition to their last 3 years of secondary school.

The kit is presented as a form of playlist. Each record on the playlist launches a theme that will prompt a discussion around change, the self, friendships and the stress associated with these years. 

Who is it For?

The programme is for students who are in Year 8 and will be starting Year 9 in the next scholastic year. 

What will it do for me?
  • Make me think about the future;
  • Set goals;
  • Manage time better;
  • Discover my strengths and weaknesses;
  • Learn how to build friendships. 
How can you be part of this programme?

What is My Next School Adventure?

My Next School Adventure is a summer programme (online or face-to-face) for students who are finishing their Year 6 and starting their next school adventure in a Middle School. For students, this is a big and exciting change where in their new school they will have new subjects, different teachers and timetables, they will be meeting new students and much more. During the sessions the students will have the opportunity to meet up with other young people who will be going through the same school transition. The 8 session programme aims to explore and navigate all these aspects together with the students. 

Who is it For?

The programme is for students who are in year 6 and will start year 7 next scholastic year.

What will it do for me?
  • Explore my personal skills;
  • Look at effective ways to express my views in class;
  • Discover my learning styles;
  • Work with fellow students effectively;
  • Learn to be an active student;
  • Deal with conflict;
  • Get support from school;
  • Manage time both at school and home.
How can you be part of this programme?
For further information please contact Aġenzija Żgħażagħ on 22586700
or email on agenzija.zghazagh@gov.mt

What is Make Head?

The Make Head Programme is a programme which gives young people skills for a successful transition from Secondary school to Post-secondary.

Who is it For?

The programme is for students who have completed Year 11/ Form 5 this year

What will it do for me?
  • Familiarise myself with post-secondary opportunities
  • Setting priorities
  • Being responsible and take initiative
  • Take effective decisions
  • Develop coping skills
  • Balance the student and community life
  • Being an active citizen
How can you be part of this programme?
APPLICATIONS ARE CURRENTLY CLOSED 
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