Our In-home Summer Programs are scaled & personalized to your child's unique needs. Whether it's to get prepared for the new school year or enhance the summer experience, the Buddy System has got the summer covered! READING & WRITING STUDY SKILLS, ORGANIZATIONAL SKILLS & TIME MANAGEMENT SUMMER TEST PREP MATH SKILLS

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Our In-home Summer Programs are scaled & personalized to your child's unique needs. Whether it's to get prepared for the new school year or enhance the summer experience, the Buddy System has got the summer covered!


READING & WRITING
STUDY SKILLS, ORGANIZATIONAL SKILLS & TIME MANAGEMENT
SUMMER TEST PREP
MATH SKILLS

 


READING & WRITING

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Students will love to read and write after taking this program. In just weeks, your child will develop better reading skills and more sophisticated writing skills without boring exercises or drills. Learn:
Reading Comprehension - key words, main ideas, themes & motifs, content analysis, style & structure

Reading Fluency - vocabulary, root meanings, kinetic techniques, speed reading, chunking, scanning

Writing Skills - spelling, grammar, sentence structure, paragraph and narrative development


STUDY SKILLS, ORGANIZATIONAL SKILLS & TIME MANAGEMENT

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This course is designed to enhance your student's creative intelligence, and to encourage the development of analytical thinking skills. Plus, the student will learn the secrets of getting better grades! The course teaches students how to:
Create a system to keep focused, well-paced and organized
Prioritize subjects, short and long term planning
Use keyboarding & writing techniques for papers, researching & planning reports
Implement techniques for outlining, note taking, project planning and time management


SUMMER TEST PREP

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The summer is a great time to prepare for upcoming standardized tests! We can help prepare your student for such rigid tests as: ERB, CSEE, ISEE, HSPT, SSAT, PSAT, SAT I & II, ACT, GED, CHSPE & TOEFL. We provide diagnostic testing, improved subject knowledge & proven response strategies for standardized tests. Your student will also gain skills in:
Quantitative Comparisons
Analogy Questions
Sentence Completions
Critical Reading Questions
Vocabulary
Mathematics


MATH SKILLS

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Math will be faster and easier after this course. Point by point, each concept is illustrated and explained by the tutor. Learn: timesaving shortcuts, tricks for checking answers with equations, word problems, math games and puzzles. This program backtracks through trouble spots, fills in math gaps, and conquers "math phobia." This course includes:
Arithmetic
Add, subtract, multiply and divide integers, fractions and decimals

Algebra
Constants, variables, squares, roots, exponents, quadratic equations

Geometry
Circles, quadrilaterals and odd shapes, area, perimeter, volume, ratio

 

 

 

 

 

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