2022 Summer Camps

Register Now! When:Monday- Thursday 10:30 am – 12:30 pm Grades:K-5; 6-8 SMALL GROUPS (1 tutor: 5 students) Price:$225.00 per week10% Sibling Discount Week of June 13th: Orton-Gillingham Reader’s WeekStudents will work on phonological awareness (segmenting, rhyming, manipulating sounds), syllable division, spelling patterns & rules, comprehension and spelling using the Orton Gillingham hands-on, multi-sensory learning approach [...]

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Orton-Gillingham Reading Approach

Where did the Orton-Gillingham approach originate? Dr. Samuel Orton, a pathologist who worked with adult patients with brain damage, was asked to evaluate students who were struggling to read. After much observation, he realized these students were reversing letters and their order in words causing them difficulties with reading.  His knowledge of brain damage led [...]

By | May 8th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Orton-Gillingham Reading Approach

WJIV Testing

What is it? The Woodcock-Johnson IV (WJ-IV) is an individually administered assessment that thoroughly tests a person’s strengths and weaknesses with different subsets of tests. It includes about 20 tests that will cover reading, writing, math, oral language, processing, and more. Unlike other achievement tests that only test your child at their current grade level, [...]

By | October 25th, 2016|News|Comments Off on WJIV Testing

Personalized Learning Programs

We create a personalized learning programs for each of our students.  It is important to us that each child who comes through our door walks out feeling more confident than when he walked in. We start out by evaluating your child’s strengths and weaknesses using the Woodcock-Johnson Test of Abilities, which is the groundbreaking leader [...]

By | October 11th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Personalized Learning Programs

Study Habits

Rrrrrring!! It’s that time again….school is in session, which means tests, pop quizzes, homework, and lots of frustration! Developing good study habits is a skill that your child will use throughout his life both in school and in the work force. Studies have shown that people with consistently good study habits score higher on classroom tests and standardized tests than that [...]

By | September 8th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Study Habits