Become a better writer and reader!
In this day and age, writing, public speaking, and critical think are vital skills necessary for the professional world. Our aim is to educate students on polishing and perfecting their writing techniques, become comfortable with public speaking, and advance in their English classes at school. We have a variety of programs, custom made for students, that will help them succeed and get an edge in life.
In our Writing+ classes, students will cultivate stronger writing skills through various types of compositions (narrative, expository, persuasive, cause and effect, response to literature, book reports, summaries, biographies, etc.) Students will produce one written piece per week and writing techniques will be reinforced by weekly assignments.
This is a unique after-school enrichment, guided learning program designed to help students achieve day-to-day success and excel in the Common Core Tests in school by focusing on the understanding of fundamental concepts and apply in solving problems expected for each grade level. Each student can pace herself / himself under expert guidance and is encouraged to advance to their full potential.This program teaches students to make sense of problems and persevere in solving them, to reason abstractly and quantitatively, to construct viable arguments and critique the reasoning of other, to attend to precision, to look for and make use of structure, and to look for and express regularity in repeated reasoning.
In this program, students will gain stronger public speaking skills through practice and instructor feedback in a wide array of contexts: classroom and business presentations, informative and persuasive speeches, structured debate, dramatic and humorous speech, interview settings, etc.
This program is designed to Improve reading comprehension and speed.