Reading Courses

Kells reading courses are offered to suit your preference! We can meet your needs at home or in the classroom. Courses will be offered on-line through our e-learning management system taught by our trained and experienced teachers. Students will need to have access to an ipad or computer along with reliable internet. Additionally, small class groups will be available at the high school campus. All health and safety measures will be in place at the school and in the classroom to ensure strict adherence to government directives. Students will be required to wear a mask and maintain proper social distancing. If there is not sufficient registration for in-person classes, all courses will be held on-line.
A minimum of 6 registrants is required in order for a course to be offered.

BECOME A READER! (Ages 10-12)

This summer course offers reading instruction to children aged 10-12 years old. Through a differentiated literacy approach and the Lexia Core 5 reading technology, based on the research-proven Orton Gillingham reading instructional method, students will focus on 5 critical skills essential to becoming proficient readers: phonemic awareness, phonics, fluency, vocabulary and comprehension. Our patient teachers will take the time to work with your children to help them improve their confidence and ability in reading. Mastering reading has been proven to increase academic success in all school subjects.

Schedule: Monday to Thursday
July 6 - July 30, 2020
1 hour per day (16 hours total)
Cost: $320.00
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FIND THE FUN IN READING! (Ages 12-15)

This summer course is aimed at students who are struggling to engage with reading. The program will offer a wide variety or reading material to allow students to discover, explore and have creative fun with texts. Rather than focusing on a novel, the teacher will present shorter, interesting reading opportunities with follow up discussion and activities. Students will read regularly throughout the course.

Schedule: Monday to Thursday
July 6 - July 30, 2020
1 hour per day (16 hours total)
Cost: $ 320.00
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HOOKED ON READING! (Ages 15-17)

This summer course is meant for students who love to read and are willing to share their thoughts, ideas and analyses with regards to a classic novel that the group will read together. The teacher will guide students to recognize advanced literary concepts and writing style. This course will be a good challenge for proficient readers. Course fee includes a copy of the novel. Pick up at the school will be arranged.

Schedule: Mondays and Wednesdays
July 6 - July 29, 2020 (12 hours total)
1.5 hours per day
Cost: $240.00
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Payment Policy

  • *Payment is due in full by June 15, 2020.
  • Upon cancellation, before July 6, 2020, 50% of fees are refundable.
  • No refunds will be issued as of July 6, 2020.
  • A minimum of 6 students registered are required in order for the Reading Courses to be offered.

Early Bird Discount:

Students who register before June 19th will receive a 5% discount on all summer programs.
Discount code: 2020
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