Academic Summer Camps 2014 Avoid summer learning loss with Sylvan’s Summer Camps. Our camps will boost confidence and enhance academic skills to set your child up for success - in and out of the classroom. Help your child gain the confidence needed to start the new school year strong! Sylvan’s Summer Camps are:  Age and grade-appropriate  Focused on targeted skill and subject areas  Led by caring, qualified teachers that use our Sylvan motivational system to help build confidence  Designed with engaging activities and games to make learning fun  Made to fit your summer schedule

Monday to Friday 2:00-4:30 Cost: \$250 per week Writing Camp (Level I: Grade 4 to 7) July 14-18, 2014 STRONG WRITING SKILLS ARE ESSENTIAL FOR SUCCESS BOTH IN AND OUT OF THE CLASSROOM. Sylvan’s Writing Summer Camp will help your child learn strategic and creative writing techniques to boost confidence not only in Language Arts, but in all subject areas. Our expert teachers coach your child through an array of engaging writing activities, including creating original websites, stories, and articles and your child will walk away with a published journal to showcase his or her work. Sylvan Writing Camp provides your child with:  The skills and techniques to compose and edit various types of materials  Personal attention within a collaborative environment  Practice in real-world writing applications

Camp Sum Fun - Addition and Subtraction Math Fun (grades 1-4) July 21-25 A fun approach for your child to improve understanding of basic addition and subtraction skills, while increasing speed and accuracy.    

Learn strategies to help with addition and subtraction. Understand the concept that addition and subtraction are related. Increase speed and accuracy of basic addition and subtraction facts. Solve simple addition and subtraction word problems.

Fraction Action (grades 5-8) July 28-Aug 1, 2014 A fun approach for your child to improve understanding and gain confidence working with fractions.     

Model and write fractions. Find equivalent fractions. Add and subtract fractions with like and unlike denominators. Compare and order fractions. Multiply and divide fractions.

Math Facts - Multiply & Divide: (grades 3-7) August 11-15, 2014 A fun approach for children to improve understanding of basic multiplication and division facts, while increasing speed and accuracy.    

Understand the concept of multiplication as repeated addition. Identify division facts related to multiplication facts. Learn multiplication to help with multiplication facts. Increase speed and accuracy of basic multiplication and division facts.

Back to School Boot Camp (Study Skills): August 25-29 Let Sylvan get your child fit for the new school year! Middle School can be an exciting but challenging time for students. They have to adjust to new environments, take on more responsibilities, and handle heavier workloads. Our new Back to School Boot Camp will give your child the skills and confidence needed for success – both in and out of the classroom. Students will receive personal attention within a collaborative environment and learn how to: • Set goals for the upcoming year • Manage their time wisely • Organize schoolwork and study areas • Use strategies to address learning preferences and a tackle learning situations

Contact Sylvan of Okotoks today to register your student in any of the programs above! Enjoy a 10% discount on any summer camp after you register for your first!

Call today – (403)938-9145 or email becky@sylvanokotoks.com

2014 sylvan summer camps
2014 sylvan summer camps

Summer academic camps offered at Sylvan of Okotoks for 2014!