May 8, 2017

Summer Skill Boosters

Summer Skill Boosters

Bridge the gap with our small-group Skill Booster classes. Each program is designed to enhance a student’s basic skills in the chosen subject, filling in gaps of learning that may exist. Each class is kept small, with only 4 students, creating a comfortable learning atmosphere with plenty of time for individual attention to build a child’s confidence and motivation to grow their skill sets.

Cost: $320 (8 Classes)

All Classes run for 8-weeks beginning the week of July 4, 2017.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
10:00-11:30am Kindergarten Readiness  (Ages 2.5-4yrs)
2:00-3:30pm Kindergarten Readiness (Ages 2.5-4yrs)
4:00-5:30pm Elementary Math (Ages 7-10) Junior Reading Club (Ages 9-11) Early Literacy

(Ages 5-7)

Early Math / Numeracy Skills (Ages 4-7)
6:00-7:30pm Intermediate Math (Grades 6-8) Intermediate Reading Club (Grades 7-9) Intermediate Writing (Grades 6-9) High School Math Readiness (Grade 8/9)

Program Descriptions

Kindergarten Readiness

Is your preschooler starting Kindergarten this September? Our teachers will work with students all summer long to develop important skills to set each child up for success in the fall. Ideal for children Ages 2.5-4, this program includes introduction to early literacy and math concepts, personal development skills and building independence in personal routines.

Tuesdays 2:00-3:30 or Thursdays 10:00-11:30

Early Math / Numeracy Skills

Ideal for students in Grades K-2 who are still developing mathematical skills sets. Students will be encouraged to develop mental math skills through engaging, hands-on activities while exploring forms of mathematical communication including worksheets, presentations and videos.

Thursdays, 4:00-5:30

Early Literacy

Ideal for students in Grades 1-3 who are still developing skills in reading, writing and oral language. Students will be encouraged to develop reading and writing skills in a variety of genre while encouraged to build a love for communication in all of its forms.

Wednesdays, 4:00-5:30

Elementary Math

Ideal for students in Grades 2-5 who are working towards solidifying important mathematical skills sets. Students will be encouraged to develop mental math skills through engaging, hands-on activities while exploring forms of mathematical communication including worksheets, presentations and videos.

Mondays, 4:00-5:30

Junior Reading Club

Ideal for students in Grades 4-6. Students will be encouraged to develop reading skills in both fiction and nonfiction literature and will work with the teacher to discover new novels for summer independent reading.

Tuesdays, 4:00-5:30pm

Intermediate Writing

Ideal for students in Grades 6-9. Students will be encouraged to develop writing skills in both creative writing and essay writing styles. Throughout the summer, each student will work towards compiling a portfolio of writing samples in the form of a published magazine at the end of the 8 weeks.

Wednesdays, 6:00-7:30

Intermediate Reading Club

Ideal for students in Grades 7-9. Students will be encouraged to develop reading skills in both fiction and nonfiction literature and will work with the teacher to discover new novels for summer independent reading.

Tuesdays, 6:00-7:30

Intermediate Math

Ideal for students in Grades 7-8 who are working towards solidifying important intermediate mathematical skills sets. Students will be encouraged to develop mental math skills through hands-on explorations while expanding their mathematical communication skills through worksheets, presentations and self-learning videos that will set up for success in Mathematics during the upcoming school year.

Mondays, 6:00-7:30

High School Math Readiness

Ideal for students in Grades 8-9. Students will work through a review of the entire intermediate level curriculum and a preview of the Grade 9/10 math curriculum. Students will be encouraged to strengthen mental math skills through hands-on explorations while expanding their mathematical communication skills through worksheets, presentations and self-learning videos that will set up for success in Mathematics during the upcoming school year.

Thursdays, 6:00-7:30