Theresa Broemmer Theresa Broemmer lives in mid-western Illinois with her husband and two children.
In our fun summer program, your son or daughter will double reading speed and become a stronger reader and more skilled, confident writer.
In our fun summer program, your son or daughter will double reading speed and become a stronger reader and a more skilled, confident writer. Middle school is full of academic challenges. Students have longer, more complex reading and writing assignments and must keep track of an increased workload.
Students who improve reading speed, comprehension, and writing skills over the summer start the school year with tools to take control of their work. They understand and complete all of their assignments more quickly and with greater confidence.
SinceNorthern Illinois University, University Outreach Services, has offered popular summer programs designed and taught by professional instructors from the Institute of Reading Development.
The Institute of Reading Development has taught valuable reading skills to more than two million students across the United States since These programs help students become better readers at every age and inspire a love of books and reading.
This program provides a fun classroom experience led by a terrific teacher plus the benefits and convenience of interactive skills lessons between classes.
Students will learn the skills they need to succeed in school. Your son or daughter will have an enjoyable experience and make great progress! Reading faster improves concentration and comprehension, allowing students to focus more clearly on content.
As a result, your son or daughter will enjoy reading more and complete schoolwork quickly and easily. Students learn to track story structure, plot, and character development through lively class discussions and online comprehension lessons and quizzes at home.
Reading a substantial novel with good comprehension will have big payoffs in school performance. Your son or daughter will learn how information is organized in middle-school textbooks, how to identify main ideas and supporting details, and how to take effective notes. Through in-class and online instruction, students build these skills and develop confidence and a greater sense of control over school assignments.
They also learn to recognize and avoid common errors that often trip up middle-school writers. Your son or daughter will come away feeling more confident and prepared to succeed with writing.
The gains they make in speed and comprehension make reading effortless and enjoyable, allowing students to become completely absorbed in the books they read. As a result, your son or daughter will become a stronger, more enthusiastic reader who is better able to read and comprehend content from all school subjects.
Students really enjoy class and look forward to attending week after week. Students love these interactive lessons, which improve skills, confidence, and motivation. Your son or daughter will get the practice needed to master new skills and succeed in school. Students will feel supported by the teacher and eager to participate in class.The format and approach are excellent, and most of the learning can be done by the student without parent guidance.
Nevertheless, much of the vocabulary is way beyond my beginnng 5th grade daughter, and many words were brand new to my 11th grade son.
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I found this book to be pretty useful. What I love about it is that there are prompt across various essay types (persuasive, narrative, etc.) and that there is a rubric to gauge or identify a student's success for that type of prompt. Sophomore English emphasizes critical reading, focused discussions, and a variety of writing assignments connected to the study of literature derived from the British tradition.
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