SUMMER PROGRAMS

 
 
 

Get your child the help they need to be ready for back-to-school!

 

My son HATED MATH & WRITING ... Homeschool mom shares her joy!

Summer is the perfect time to get your child the extra help they need or get ahead to boost their confidence for the next school year. 

Classes are created by Miss Lainie MA Ed, Educational Therapist, Strategies Expert,Credentialed Teacher

Miss Lainie has taught for 28 years and has helped hundreds of children discover their unique learning style!

Included in your investment. After a week of working with your child, Miss Lainie and her team will be able to provide recommendations for how to help your child successfully succeed in the upcoming school year.

 


WHAT WE'RE OFFERING

Small-Group Academic Classes

MATH                                                                               Writing & Reading

•Multiplication & Division, Level 1                                              •How to write a 5-Sentence Paragraph - Level 1
•Multiplication, Division & Decimals, Level 2                             • How to write a 3-5 paragraph essay - Level 2                 •Fractions - Basics to advance in a week                                    •Reading Comprehension

 CREATE YOUR OWN CLASS                                                     COOKING (back by popular demand!)  

  •   Put together a small group                                                    PRIVATE ACADEMIC SESSIONS
  •   You choose subject                                                                All academic subjects plus Spanish, ACT & SAT sessions
  •   Contact us to set-up

Learn More About Our Classes

Multiplication & Division, Level 1

Is your child having trouble memorizing their multiplication facts?

Give us a week, and using pictures, stories and acting, your child will become a Master Multiplier & Dazzling Divider!

THE CLASS WILL COVER:

•Learning multiplication facts through pictures and more
•What multiplication REALLY MEANS
•What all those steps in division REALLY MEAN
•The relationship between multiplication and division
•Double-digit multiplication and the steps of division

SCHEDULE
3 sessions • Monday - Friday
•June 26-30  * 9 -11 am
•July 17 - 21 * 11:30 - 1:30 pm
•July 31 - Aug 4 * 9 -11 am

RECOMMENDED FOR
Students who are at the beginning level or are having challenges understanding/remembering multiplication & division.

COST                                                                                                                                                                                                       10 hours instruction time: $320 for the week 

Includes a take- home packet of proven strategies filled with templates and more to use at home or at school for continued retention and recall.


Multiplication, Division & Decimals, Level 2

Does multiplication, division and decimals give your child headaches?

We will cure them for good!  

We'll turn your child into a:
•Master Multi-digit Multiplier
•Dazzling Divider
•Decimal Designer
•Word Problem Wizard!

THE CLASS WILL COVER:

•More advanced multiplication and division problems
•How decimals are added, subtracted, multiplied and divided

SCHEDULE
4 sessions • Monday - Friday
•July 10 - 14 * 9 -11 am
•July 24 - 28 * 11:30 - 1:30 pm
•Aug. 7 - 11  * 9 -11 am
•Aug. 14-18  * 11:30 - 1:30 pm

RECOMMENDED FOR
Students ready to move to multiple-digit multiplication & division and need help understanding & remembering HOW TO solve all types of  decimal problems.

COST
10 hours instruction time: $320 for the week

Includes a take- home packet of proven strategies filled with templates and more to use at home or at school for continued retention and recall.

 

 

Fractions

Does your child struggle with the craziness of understanding fractions?

Our proven remedy makes fractions as simple as pie!

THE CLASS WILL COVER:

•What fractions are
•Common denominators (adding and subtracting)
•Multiplying and dividing fractions
•Understanding mixed numbers
•Understanding improper fractions

SCHEDULE
3 sessions • Monday - Friday
•July 17 -21 * 9 -11 am
•July 31 - Aug 4 * 11:30 - 1:30 pm
•Aug. 14 -18  * 9 -11 am

RECOMMENDED FOR
Students who struggle with fraction and need help remembering HOW TO add, subtract different denominator, divide, and multiply fractions

COST
10 hours instruction time: $320 for the week

Includes: a take- home packet of proven strategies filled with templates and more to use at home or at school for continued retention and recall.


LANGUAGE ARTS

Reading Comprehension

Is reading comprehension a challenge for your child?

With our class, your child will become a reading detective using pictures and a detective's electronic notepad.

 THE CLASS WILL COVER:

•How to investigate and document important clues
•Using proven strategies to investigate these clues to discover      the main character(s), setting, problem, and solution
•Learn questions to ask themselves about a story to greatly improve inferencing skills

SCHEDULE
2 sessions • Monday - Friday
July 26 - 30 - 11:30 - 1:30 pm
•Aug. 7 - 11 -  9:00 - 11:00 am

RECOMMENDED FOR
Students who struggle with remembering what they read and who need strategies to reduce the STRESS/FRUSTRATION of answering questions surrounding what they read. 

COST
10 hours instruction time: $320 for the week

Includes a take- home packet of proven strategies filled with templates and more to use at home or at school for continued retention and recall.


How to Write a 5-Sentence Paragraph - Level 1

Does your child hate writing paragraphs?

We will teach your child to build paragraphs and learn to really love writing using multi-sensory, hands-on techniques, your child will learn how to:

 THE CLASS WILL COVER:
•Building strong topic & conclusion sentences
•Write paragraphs filled with juicy details
•Organize their thoughts with our proven, helpful templates
•Literally build a well-structured paragraph

SCHEDULE
3 Classes offered Monday - Friday

  • July 10 - 14 -  11:30 - 1:30 pm
  • July 24 - 28 - 9:00 -11 am
  • Aug. 7 - 11 - 11:30 - 1:30 pm

RECOMMENDED FOR
Students who "don't know what to write" and struggle with organizing their writing.

COST
10 hours instruction time: $320 for the week
Includes a take- home packet of proven strategies filled with templates and more to use at home or at school for continued retention and recall.


How to Write a 3 - 5 Paragraph Essay - Level 2

Does your TEENAGER hate writing ESSAYS? 

HEY, Jr. High & High School Students, this class WILL help make writing essays a smooth successful process.

THE CLASS WILL COVER BUILDING:

  • Building a STRONG Thesis
  • STRONG concrete details
  • EVEN STRONGER commentary

Your teen will LITERALLY, BUILD a well-structured essay using and taking home our:

  • Proven templates to organize their thoughts 
  • Step by step instructions
  • Plug and Play type system

    These skills are the  foundations of writing successful essays. 

    SCHEDULE
    2 Classes offered Monday - Friday

    • July 10 - 14 -  11:30 - 1:30 pm
    • July 31 - Aug. 4 - 9:00 -11 am

    COOKING

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    Have your child join us for a fun, hands-on week of cooking! 

    Your budding chef will discover the fun of cooking a different meal every day with recipes that are healthy, easy, and delicious.

    Your child will feel empowered and proud of the food they make and come home eager to recreate the meals at home for your family! 

    SCHEDULE
    2 sessions • Monday - Friday
    •June 19 - 23 -  9:00 -11 am
    •July 17 - 21  - 9:00 -11 am

    COST
    10 hours instruction time: $320 for the week
    Includes a cookbook of all the meals they made during the week.

    It's easy to get started at Lainie's

    When you're looking for help for your child, we know how important it is to make sure it's a good fit, both academically and personality-wise.

    That's why we offer a free, 45-minute meeting with our founder, Miss Lainie.

    She'll meet with you and your child to hear your story, talk about options and then work with you to come up with a plan to support your family and make your child's education the best it can be.

     


    Meet Our Academic Coaches

    Miss Lainie, MA Ed
    Founder • Educational Therapist • Credentialed Teacher                    
    K - 12: Academic, Executive Funtioning,  Motivational Strategies Expert

     

    Mr. Christian, BA with Honors,  Economics                                          
    Jr. High/High School: SAT & ACT Prep • Math • Science • Executive Functioning Strategies
                                                                               

     

    Miss Zoe, BA English Literature Credentialed Teacher                          
    Jr. High/High School: SAT & ACT Prep • English & History • Executive Functioning Strategies 

                                                                    

    Miss Jackie, BA Liberal Studies - Multiple Subject Credential
    Jr. High/High School: SAT & ACT Prep •Math •Science • Executive Functioning Strategies  
                                                                                        

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    Miss Ayanna, BA Spanish and a minor in psychology
    Grades 1-12: Spanish


    Rates

    Our rates include support that goes way beyond the one-on-one coaching for your child:

    • unlimited phone or in-person support for parents
    • attendance at parent teacher conferences
    • communication with other professionals in your child's life

    Miss Lainie Academic Private Coaching                                     $80/hour

    All Academic Coaches                                                                $65/hour                    

    You and your coaches are amazing! I’m thankful my son has you! Next year, I may have to hire your to help with my anxiety when the sweet kid of mine is gone.
    — Karen, mother of a De La Salle senior

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