Common core English LAnguage arts tutoring

Kindergarten - Grade Two

Learning to read is critical for students at this time, our program focuses on three emphases: (1) more exposure to content-rich informational texts; (2) developing opinions using evidence from books; and (3) engaging in group and individual reading activities around more complex texts and practicing with new vocabulary.

Grade Three - Grade Five

In our program, students in grades three through five build on their foundational reading skills by improving their reading fluency and decoding longer and more difficult words. Learning also focuses on three emphases: (1) more exposure to content-rich informational texts; (2) developing and writing opinions using evidence from books and other text resources; and (3) engaging in reading and research activities centered on more complex texts with new vocabulary.

Grade Six - Grade Eight

In our program, students in grades six through eight are taught specific literacy requirements in history/social studies, science, and technical subjects for the strands of reading and writing. These literacy standards extend across the different subject-area classes. Learning also focuses on three emphases: (1) building knowledge through content-rich informational text; (2) reading, writing, and speaking grounded in evidence from different texts, both literary and informational; and (3) engaging in reading and research activities centered on more complex texts and developing academic language.

Grade Nine - Grade Twelve

In our program, students in grades nine through twelve  acquire literacy skills that extend across the different subject-area classes. Learning focuses on three emphases: (1) building knowledge through content-rich informational text; (2) reading, writing, and speaking grounded in evidence from different texts, both literary and informational; and (3) engaging in reading and research activities centered on more complex texts and developing academic language and discipline-specific vocabulary