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Adventures in Language & Reading Summer Camps

Park Cities Reading Camps

 

Learning to Read Ages 5-7 (grouped by skill level)
                                     

Students focus on decoding and emphasis on comprehension. Camps limited to groups of 2-4. Group instruction is provided throughout the session with students pulled out for individual work at intervals throughout each camp day. 

Cost- One week:   $200.00                    Two weeks:  $365.00

June 5 - 9th  //   9:00-11:30                  June 5 - 16  //          9:00 - 11:30

June 19 - 23  //  1:00-3:30                    June 19 - 30  //        1:00 - 3:30

July 24 - 28 //    9:00- 11:30                 July 24 - August 4  // 9:00 - 11:30

 


Reading To Learn (grouped by grade/ability)


Students focus on reading comprehension with some emphasis on building reading fluency. Building vocabulary, use of context clues, resolving ambiguity and inferencing are used. Home guides are provided for parents to help students practice newly learned skills after camp is over. Group and individual instruction provided each camp day. 

Cost- One week:   $200.00                    Two weeks:  $365.00

June 5 - 9th  //   9:00-11:30                    June 5 - 16  //           9:00 - 11:30

June 19 - 23  //  1:00-3:30                      June 19 - 30  //         1:00 - 3:30

July 24 - 28 //    9:00- 11:30                   July 24 - August 4  // 9:00 - 11:30

 

 

Study Skills/Time Management (Middle through High School)

 

A variety of strategies to improve note taking from lecture and text are presented and practiced. Each daily session will involve managing a daytimer that challenges students to document and plan for homework/tests/sport activities. Practical experience is provided to ensure that these skills are automatic. 

Cost- One week: $200.00                      Two weeks: $365.00

July 10 - 14 // 1:00 - 3:30                      July 10 - 21  //     1:00 - 3:30

August 7 - 11 // 1:00 - 3:30                  August 7 - 18  //   1:00-3:30

 


Book Club    

 

School reading lists must be provided upon enrollment. Students are provided with an individualized reading journal with required pages and questions for books targeted during the session. Group instruction in literary elements such as protagonist/ antagonist, person, theme, etc. is provided throughout the daily session. Students are alternately pulled from group session to receive individual instruction specific to their daily reading. Group size is limited to four. 

Cost- $200.00

June 26 - 30  //  1:00 -3:30

August 7 - 11 //  9:00 - 11:30


Written Language

Students will address grade appropriate written language skills, from building strong sentences to writing powerful paragraphs and essays. Sentence complexity, including use of adjective and effective sentence order, will be addressed. For older students, summer reading requirements may be built into the program of expository writing. Proofing and editing will be addressed with all ages. 

Cost- $200.00

July 31 - August 4  // 1:00 - 3:30 



Back to School Refresher (One of our most popular!)

Campers who participated in sessions earlier in the summer will be invited back for this week to address carry- over of goals from their initial camp experience. Each participant will address the goals for reading, writing or study skills established in the initial camp... just in time to use them in school! 

Cost- $200.00

August 7 - 11  //   9:00 - 11:30 or  1:00 - 3:30

August 14 - 18 //  9:00 - 11:30 or  1:00 - 3:30

 


**Complimentary supervised time provided up to 30 minutes prior or 30 minutes following camp. 

To enroll, please complete the form below: 

Please Complete the Registration Form for Summer 2017 Camps

 


Email: parkcitiesspeech@att.net

Address: 8100 Lomo Alto Dr. Suite 200, Dallas, TX 75225

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8100 Lomo Alto Dr. Suite 200
Dallas, TX 75225-6545
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Park Cities Speech, Language & Learning Center is a member of both the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association ASHA.org and the Texas Speech-Language-Hearing Association TXSHA.org.