September 13, 2021 - June 30, 2022
The “Refresh Circle” course is for you if you are a newcomer, a Canadian citizen, and 55 years or older. This course focuses on listening, reading, speaking, writing and computer training. In this course, you will make friends, engage in discussions and group work, learn how to use the computer, read paragraphs and stories, do crafts, play memory games and participate in simple physical activities. We offer support and create different opportunities to share your knowledge and skills through volunteer work in social services. You will learn more about different services and opportunities in your community. You will get extra support if you need to talk with someone in private out of the class setting. This course helps you develop your English and computer skills. In class, you will have the opportunity to practice your computer skills in a variety of ways. This includes reading instructions and stories online, completing homework and tasks using document applications, watching videos on the internet, taking quizzes and engaging with the class online through Zoom and Google Classroom.