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Kick off your summer reinforcing this year’s academic concepts and getting ahead for next year. This class focuses on language and pre-math concepts--the language arts section emphasizes phonics, reading, writing, speaking, and listening; the mathematics section incorporates a hands-on approach to mathematical ideas and concepts. Learning happens here using a variety of fun-filled activities designed to increase your child's skills, ultimately increasing their ability for success in school.

10 sessions.

Start date: 07/17/17

End date: 07/28/17

Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 8:00 AM - 9:45 AM (7/17/2017-7/28/2017)

Tuition: $125.00

Materials Fee: $5.00

Room :  Community Education Room 1

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Kick off your summer reinforcing this year’s academic concepts and getting ahead for next year. This class focuses on language and pre-math concepts--the language arts section emphasizes phonics, reading, writing, speaking, and listening; the mathematics section incorporates a hands-on approach to mathematical ideas and concepts. Learning happens here using a variety of fun-filled activities designed to increase your child's skills, ultimately increasing their ability for success in school.

10 sessions.

Start date: 07/31/17

End date: 08/11/17

Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 1:00 PM - 2:45 PM (7/31/2017-8/11/2017)

Tuition: $125.00

Materials Fee: $5.00

Room :  Community Education Room 6



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Would you like to express your opinions without sounding like you are arguing? People are more apt to understand your point better when you stay calm and on-topic. There is a place to learn these skills...it's here! This instructional course de-mystifies debating and equips each student with an "oral arsenal" of tools and strategies to speak in front of others. We will cover both public speaking and debate in this class. Step by step, in a confidence building environment, you will have the opportunity to ditch your fears and develop your dreams.

10 sessions.

Start date: 07/17/17

End date: 07/28/17

Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 3:00 PM - 4:45 PM (7/17/2017-7/28/2017)

Tuition: $125.00

Materials Fee: $5.00

Room :  Health Science Room 102

Call 562-467-5050x2521 to register


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Does your son or daughter possess the required writing skills needed to be prepared for college? The Expository Reading and Writing Course (ERWC) will make sure they do! The goal of ERWC (created by California State University Professors) is to prepare school students for the literacy demands of higher education. Through a sequence of instructional modules using primarily non-fiction texts, students develop proficiency in expository, analytical, and argumentative reading and writing (all key components of the Common Core). Help arm them now with the skills to be ready for college level work!

10 sessions.

Start date: 07/31/17

End date: 08/11/17

Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 3:00 PM - 4:45 PM (7/31/2017-8/11/2017)

Tuition: $125.00

Materials Fee: $5.00

Room :  Community Education Room 6



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Students will work on developing clear and precisely written paragraphs on a variety of topics. You will create strong topic sentences, interesting details and sensational closing sentences using a “powerhouse” format and you will learn to write expository, narrative and descriptive paragraphs.

10 sessions.

Start date: 07/17/17

End date: 07/28/17

Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 1:00 PM - 2:45 PM (7/17/2017-7/28/2017)

Tuition: $125.00

Materials Fee: $5.00

Room :  Community Education Room 6

Call 562-467-5050 to register


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Students will work on developing clear and precisely written paragraphs on a variety of topics. You will create strong topic sentences, interesting details and sensational closing sentences using a “powerhouse” format and you will learn to write expository, narrative and descriptive paragraphs.

10 sessions.

Start date: 07/31/17

End date: 08/11/17

Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 10:00 AM - 11:45 AM (7/31/2017-8/11/2017)

Tuition: $125.00

Materials Fee: $5.00

Room :  Community Education Room 6



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Students will be exposed to different comprehension strategies that will aid in their reading and understanding of short stories and chapter books. A whole new world can upon up for your child as they learn to read mire closely to identify themes, social commentaries, and purposely chosen words that give what they are reading a new and more rich meaning.

10 sessions.

Start date: 07/17/17

End date: 07/28/17

Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 10:00 AM - 11:45 AM (7/17/2017-7/28/2017)

Tuition: $125.00

Materials Fee: $5.00

Room :  Community Education Room 4

Call 562-467-5050x2521 to register


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Students will be exposed to different comprehension strategies that will aid in their reading and understanding of short stories and chapter books. A whole new world can upon up for your child as they learn to read mire closely to identify themes, social commentaries, and purposely chosen words that give what they are reading a new and more rich meaning.

10 sessions.

Start date: 07/31/17

End date: 08/11/17

Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 3:00 PM - 4:45 PM (7/31/2017-8/11/2017)

Tuition: $125.00

Materials Fee: $5.00

Room :  Health Science Room 104



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Get your child on the road to being a successful writer! Students will read short selections to determine the structure of a story. Then they will pre-write, brainstorm ideas and write a rough draft for their own story. During the second week, they will revise, edit and create a final copy of their own story, which they can then share with you!

10 sessions.

Start date: 07/17/17

End date: 07/28/17

Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 1:00 PM - 2:45 PM (7/17/2017-7/28/2017)

Tuition: $125.00

Materials Fee: $5.00

Room :  Community Education Room 1

Call 562-467-5050 to register


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Word Wizards will help build your child’s fundamental reading skills. They will learn to detect, identify, and manipulate sounds in both spoken and written words. This class will help build your child’s confidence in reading by strengthening their literacy performance as they move forward to the next levels of reading development.

10 sessions.

Start date: 07/31/17

End date: 08/11/17

Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 10:00 AM - 11:45 AM (7/31/2017-8/11/2017)

Tuition: $125.00

Materials Fee: $10.00

Room :  Community Education Room 2



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This class will focus on teaching students to organize and create cohesive paragraphs and short essays. In addition to strengthening brainstorming, outlining, sentence and paragraph construction, this class will also strengthen grammatical and spelling skills. Students will have opportunities to participate in classroom as well as individual writing exercises which will help them to gain confidence in their writing skills.

10 sessions.

Start date: 07/17/17

End date: 07/28/17

Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 8:00 AM - 9:45 AM (7/17/2017-7/28/2017)

Tuition: $125.00

Materials Fee: $5.00

Room :  Community Education Room 4

Call 562-467-5050 to register


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This class will focus on teaching students to organize and create cohesive paragraphs and short essays. In addition to strengthening brainstorming, outlining, sentence and paragraph construction, this class will also strengthen grammatical and spelling skills. Students will have opportunities to participate in classroom as well as individual writing exercises which will help them to gain confidence in their writing skills.

10 sessions.

Start date: 07/17/17

End date: 07/28/17

Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 10:00 AM - 11:45 AM (7/17/2017-7/28/2017)

Tuition: $125.00

Materials Fee: $5.00

Room :  Health Science Room 102

Call 562-467-5050 to register


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