Woodworking with Chip & Co
Learning with fresh & fun woodwork!
Chip & Co is a fine motor skill program that teaches woodworking for children PP to Year 8.
The Chip & Co program is a Friday after school program during each school term. Programs are structured to enable students to learn a new skill every week during the different stages of their projects. Chip & Co covers the broad basics of woodworking including the use of safe tools and equipment such as, nails, hammers, screwdrivers, pliers, small vices, non electric hand drills and non electric hand saws.
Classes include mixed ages however with only 12 students per class projects are individually focussed for beginner, intermediate or more advanced levels of woodworking. Projects are carefully considered for students so they can explore the tools, gain confidence and share their experiences of woodworking. At Chip & Co students gain from the incredible value and reward of making their own creations for current and future health and life benefits.
Materials & Tools
All woodworking classes at Chip & Co include the use of our tools, equipment and wood.
The Chip & Co program encourages students to have the freedom to choose their own designs, motifs, fixings and finishes from the large selection of Chip & Co stock. A material cost is included in the payment of the program to cover items needed for projects. Our woodworking supplies are always changing – each term comes with a fresh focus on fun, creation and innovation.
Age: Pre Primary – Year 8
Program: Primary School Term
Cost: $240 ($220 + $20 materials fee)
Current availability for 2020:
Term 1: Friday 8 February – Friday 12 April 2020
*Please note that our program runs across all public holidays. Students are welcome to organise one make up class if they can’t attend a lesson during the term.
3:30 – 4:30pm
4:30 – 5:30pm
5:30 – 6:30pm
How does sewing make you feel? Happy… excited… calm… relaxed… like you are having a birthday!