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Five Days of Summer is a unique program that uses an in-depth approach to learning, allowing students to accomplish big goals in a small amount of time.

Whether your child has summer reading/math assignments to complete or wants to
sharpen math and literacy skills, our teachers provide the guidance necessary to
minimize anxiety and maximize results.

 

Summer Mini Classes

5 Days, 3 Hours a Day/ $325 Each Course

Small Groups 2-4 students per class

  • Click to View July Course Schedule

    July

    8 - 12

    July

    15 - 19

    July

    22 - 26

    Afternoon Sessions

    9 Classical British Literature

    10 Algebra II

    11 Math Core Review

    Grades 5 & 6

     

    12 Whodunit?

    Mystery Genre

    9:00-12:00

    1:00-4:00

    9:00-12:00

    1:00-4:00

    MORNING Sessions

    5 Become a Better Writer

    Writing with Research

    6 Math Core Review

    Grades 5 & 6

    7 Geometry

    8 Can You Imagine?

    Fantasy Literature

    1 Can You Imagine?

    Fantasy Literature

    2 Algebra I

    3 Fun with Fractions

    Grades 3 & 4

    4 American
    Lit Classics

    Theme-based Customized Curricula.

  • Click to View August Course Schedule

    July 29-

    August 2

    August

    5-9

    August

    12-16

    August

    19-23

    August

    26 - 30

    29 American Lit Classics

    30 Algebra I

     

    31 Math Core Review

    Grades 5 & 6

    32 Can You Imagine?

    Fantasy Literature

    25 Book Club

    Thinking & Discussing
    while Reading

    26 Geometry

    27 Fun with Fractions

    Grades 3 & 4

    28 Classical British Literature

    21 Whodunit?

    Mystery Genre

    22 Math Core Review

    Grades 5 & 6

    23 Algebra I

     

    24 Become a Better Writer

    Writing with Research

    17 Book Club

    Thinking & Discussing
    while Reading

    18 Fun with Fractions

    Grades 3 & 4

    19 Algebra II

     

    20 Can you Imagine?

    Fantasy Literature

    13 Favorite Series

    The Story Continues

    14 Pre-Algebra/

    Algebra

    15 Pre-Algebra/

    Algebra

    16 Book Club

    Thinking & Discussing
    while Reading

    Afternoon Sessions

    9:00-12:00

    1:00-4:00

    9:00-12:00

    1:00-4:00

    MORNING Sessions

    Theme-based Customized Curricula.

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Five Days of Summer Big Learning In A Small Amount of Time
Math Programs

All courses are designed to review, expand, and manipulate math skills in a comprehensive and authentic way. Each course is themed to incorporate a summative project that is built upon daily, showing students how
the skills can be used simultaneously in order to
better appreciate the end result.

Fun With Fractions

Grades 3 & 4

Focus on the components of Fractions: Multiplication & Division;
Place Value; Factors; Angles; Decimals; Graphing

 

Math Core Review

Grades 5 & 6

Pre-Algebraic Concepts:

Order of Operations; Decimals; Place Value; Expressions & Equations; Fractions; Exponents; Data Analysis & Probability

 

Pre-Algebra/Algebra

Order of Operations with Variables and Expressions; Integers and Absolute Value: Adding, Subtracting, Multiplying, Dividing, and Comparing; Exponents and Square Roots; Ratios, Proportions, and Percent; Solving Basic Equations and Inequalities

 

Algebra I

Equations and Functions; Graphing and Solving Linear Equations; Creating Equations from Lines; Multiplying and Dividing Monomials; Scientific Notation; Basic Quadratic Factoring

 

Algebra II

Graphing Lines and Creating Equations from Lines; Solving Systems of Equations; Solving and Graphing Quadratic Functions; Polynomials and their Functions; Exponential and Logarithmic Functions

 

Geometry

Introduction of the properties and applications of common geometric figures in two and three dimensions. Including: transformations and right triangle trigonometry; Inductive and deductive thinking skills; introduction to writing proofs to solve (prove) properties of geometric figures

Literary Programs

The focus of our literacy courses is to assist students in the comprehension and analysis process when reading a book. Through instructional modeling (with a “book club” feel) we will examine multiple literary elements, explore central themes and motifs, and consider book/author criticism. Each course is themed to a specific genre and books will be chosen according to student participants from the best of adolescent/adult literature.

Favorite Series

Have you ever completed a book and wished that the story didn’t end? Join us this summer and become immersed in some of our favorite series. Participants can choose to begin Percy Jackson, Twilight, Hunger Games, Divergent, Harry Potter, or Narnia. Each course will concentrate on a specific series, allowing us to dive deep into discussion and contemplate multiple perspectives and interpretations. By the end of
the week you’ll be ready to continue the story.

 

Can You Imagine? Fantasy Genre

Travel to a new place, where events are all but ordinary and the element of magic an absolute necessity. We will discuss the literary elements that are central to the fantasy genre, as well as reflect on the descriptive and character analysis needed in order to make the reader a believer.

 

Whodunit? – Mystery Genre

Become a reading detective and try and solve a mysterious death or crime. We will discuss the mystery plot structure and investigate the elements needed for suspense and dynamic twists.

 

American Lit Classics

American Literature was shaped by the history of the country that produced it: disillusionment, depression, freedom, and postmodernism to list a few. The style and form is unique and varied. We will concentrate on a selection from some of the most popular: Twain, Morrison, Lee, Fitzgerald, Steinbeck, Plath, O’Brien, or Hurston.

 

Classical British Literature

British Literature is some of the most famous and fascinating literature ever written, reflecting the evolution of Western civilization and British Identity. We will concentrate on a selection from the Modern English period: Austen, Shelley, Joyce, Conrad, Orwell, or Wilde.

 

Become a Better Writer – Writing with Research

This course will teach you how to write utilizing textual evidence. We will help students understand how to research and support their conclusions by analyzing text, finding the best evidence, paraphrasing, using direct quotations, and discovering how to approach the writing process in an efficient, effective way… making it easy to tackle any written assignment.

 

Book Club – Thinking & Discussing while Reading

Learn just how entertaining participating in a Book Club can be!
This course will tackle a controversial text and model and teach how thinking about the context can lead to worthwhile discussions. Students will have the opportunity to participate in the discovery process of reading critically.

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