With Martha Crumbie *Grades K-2 This class is designed to teach your child the foundational skills, concepts and strategies that are essential components of decoding, fluency and comprehension — all of which make for good reading. A participatory and interactive approach is the basis for instruction in this hands-on class. Funded by the Blue Grass Community Foundation. Register Now for Lower Elementary Reading
With Alyssa Molden *Grades K-2 This hands-on class will help you develop writing skills through activities designed to make writing more colorful and engaging. Writing types include narratives, poetry, letters, and more. Funded by Blue Grass Community Foundation. Register Now for Lower Elementary Writing
With Kathy Cleary *Grades 3-5 This class will focus on two main goals: (1) phonemic awareness and sight word practice [alphabet, letter sounds, rhyming, blending], and (2) reading comprehension. Students will play games that help to boost their reading skills and engage in activities and crafts that demonstrate their reading comprehension. Funded by the Blue Grass Community Foundation. Register Now for Upper Elementary Reading
With Elise Mandel *Grades 3-5 Work and play together! This class uses games and cooperative activities to introduce and reinforce math skills such as addition, subtraction, logic, multiplication, division, fractions, and more. Handouts provided and some homework help will be available. Parents are welcome and encouraged to attend! Register Now for Upper Elementary Math
With Carol Johnston *Grades 3-5 In the Outstanding Writers League (O.W.L.), you’ll hone your writing skills in a creative, hands-on environment! Together, we’ll explore how fun writing can be as we write blogs, book and movie reviews, comic strips, and more. Funded by the Blue Grass Community Foundation. Register Now for Outstanding Writers League
With Carole Johnston *Grades 3-5 Let’s slay the “Frumious Bandersnatch” with our imaginations and some crayons. This class will take us on some strange adventures. The only way to be heroes will be to make up our own words, use them to act out stories and write them down. Register Now for Jabberwocky & Other Wacky Words: Creating Your Own Language
With Carole Johnston *Grades 4-6 In this class, we will create our own super heroes and write stories about them. We will look at spectacular comic book words (KAPOW-SHAZAAM) and find powerful synonyms for ordinary words. Have fun learning super hero words and appreciate the power of language for the rest of your life! Register Now for Super Hero Words
With Kellie Payne. Grades 6-8 Is your middle schooler struggling with reading? In this fun and hands-on class, we’ll work on reading fluency and comprehension techniques with the help of engaging, approachable books. This class will help your student gain and maintain momentum over the summer and carry reading skills into the upcoming school year Is your middle schooler struggling with reading? In this fun and hands-on class, we’ll work on reading fluency and comprehension techniques with the help of engaging, approachable books. This class will he...