Make Middle School

A BIG SUCCESS!

Make Middle School A

BIG SUCCESS!

Make Middle School A

BIG SUCCESS!

Speed Reading, Writing, & Study Skills Program

This effective summer program will give your entering 6th-8th grader the skills to become a better reader, stronger writer, and more successful student.

Double Reading Speed

In this program, your son or daughter will learn to read twice as fast.  Reading faster improves concentration and comprehension, makes reading more enjoyable, and helps students complete schoolwork quickly and easily.

Build Comprehension

Under the guidance of a highly trained teacher, your middle schooler will learn to track story structure, plot, theme, and character development in a classic novel. Lively class discussions help students build these essential comprehension skills.

Strengthen Writing Skills

Students learn to communicate ideas effectively in well-crafted sentences and well-organized paragraphs. They also learn to avoid common errors that trip up middle-school writers. Your son or daughter will come away confident and prepared for any writing challenge.

Study Textbooks & Nonfiction

Your child will learn the most effective strategies for tackling textbooks and nonfiction. Students learn to recognize how information is organized, identify main ideas, and take clear, well-organized notes to retain even the most difficult material.

Get The Right Results

Gains in speed and comprehension make reading effortless and enjoyable.  Combine these gains with improved writing and study skills, and your son or daughter will return to school ready to succeed in every subject.

Speed Reading, Writing, & Study Skills Program

This effective summer program will give your entering 6th-8th grader the skills to become a better reader, stronger writer, and more successful student.

Speed Reading, Writing, & Study Skills Program

This effective summer program will give your entering 6th-8th grader the skills to become a better reader, stronger writer, and more successful student.

Double Reading Speed

In this program, your son or daughter will learn to read twice as fast.  Reading faster improves concentration and comprehension, makes reading more enjoyable, and helps students complete schoolwork quickly and easily.

Build Comprehension

Under the guidance of a highly trained teacher, your middle schooler will learn to track story structure, plot, theme, and character development in a classic novel. Lively class discussions help students build these essential comprehension skills.

Strengthen Writing Skills

Students learn to communicate ideas effectively in well-crafted sentences and well-organized paragraphs. They also learn to avoid common errors that trip up middle-school writers. Your son or daughter will come away confident and prepared for any writing challenge.

Study Textbooks & Nonfiction

Your child will learn the most effective strategies for tackling textbooks and nonfiction. Students learn to recognize how information is organized, identify main ideas, and take clear, well-organized notes to retain even the most difficult material.

Get The Right Results

Gains in speed and comprehension make reading effortless and enjoyable.  Combine these gains with improved writing and study skills, and your son or daughter will return to school ready to succeed in every subject.

The teacher made the class fun and exciting, I looked forward to class every week. This was the perfect way to end the summer and to begin the school year. What I learned in these 5 weeks will help me go far in my studies.

Nikia

Loudonville, NY

The teacher made the class fun and exciting, I looked forward to class every week. This was the perfect way to end the summer and to begin the school year. What I learned in these 5 weeks will help me go far in my studies.

Nikia

Loudonville, NY

A Fun Way To Build Essential Skills

This program provides a fun classroom experience led by a terrific teacher. Between weekly classes, your son or daughter will complete interactive online lessons that improve reading and writing skills and build confidence and motivation.

WEEKLY CLASSES

Students attend weekly classes that include thought-provoking group discussions and instruction to improve reading speed, comprehension, writing, and textbook skills.

EXPERT TEACHER

Our knowledgeable, encouraging teachers are passionate about books and excited to share their love of reading with students of all ages. They know how to make classes productive for all students. Your middle schooler will feel supported by the teacher and make noticeable progress.

LEARNING BETWEEN CLASSES

Between classes, students complete independent reading assignments and interactive online lessons to master new reading, writing, and textbook skills. These lessons will boost your son or daughter’s motivation.

AN INTEGRATED PROGRAM THAT BUILDS SKILLS WEEK AFTER WEEK

Weekly classes led by an enthusiastic teacher plus engaging online lessons ensure that your middle schooler practices key reading and writing skills consistently throughout the summer. Your son or daughter will have a wonderful experience and make great progress!

A Fun Way To Build Essential Skills

This program provides a fun classroom experience led by a terrific teacher. Between weekly classes, your son or daughter will complete interactive online lessons that improve reading and writing skills and build confidence and motivation.

WEEKLY CLASSES

Students attend weekly classes that include thought-provoking group discussions and instruction to improve reading speed, comprehension, writing, and textbook skills.

EXPERT TEACHER

Our knowledgeable, encouraging teachers are passionate about books and excited to share their love of reading with students of all ages. They know how to make classes productive for all students. Your middle schooler will feel supported by the teacher and make noticeable progress.

LEARNING BETWEEN CLASSES

Between classes, students complete independent reading assignments and interactive online lessons to master new reading, writing, and textbook skills. These lessons will boost your son or daughter’s motivation.

AN INTEGRATED PROGRAM THAT BUILDS SKILLS WEEK AFTER WEEK

Weekly classes led by an enthusiastic teacher plus engaging online lessons ensure that your middle schooler practices key reading and writing skills consistently throughout the summer. Your son or daughter will have a wonderful experience and make great progress!

9/10 Parents Recommend

Over 9 out of 10 parents of students who participated in the Siena College Summer Reading Skills Program would recommend the program to a friend.

Siena College, Academic Programs is proud to offer the Summer Reading Skills Program to families throughout Loudonville and Schenectady. Since 2005, this program has helped students in our community build strong reading skills and develop a deep love of books and reading. The program is designed and taught by the Institute of Reading Development, a nationwide leader in reading skills instruction.

The program is designed and taught by experts from the Institute of Reading Development, a nationwide leader in reading skills instruction.  Over the last 50 years, the Institute has taught three million students in partnership with colleges and universities across the United States.

Watch the video below to learn how the Institute’s inspiring instruction will help your child grow as a reader this summer.

9/10 Parents Recommend

Over 9 out of 10 parents of students who participated in the Siena College Summer Reading Skills Program would recommend the program to a friend.

Siena College, Academic Programs is proud to offer the Summer Reading Skills Program to families throughout Loudonville and Schenectady. Since 2005, this program has helped students in our community build strong reading skills and develop a deep love of books and reading. The program is designed and taught by the Institute of Reading Development, a nationwide leader in reading skills instruction.

The program is designed and taught by experts from the Institute of Reading Development, a nationwide leader in reading skills instruction.  Over the last 50 years, the Institute has taught three million students in partnership with colleges and universities across the United States.

Watch the video below to learn how the Institute’s inspiring instruction will help your child grow as a reader this summer.

This program is the easiest, best way for your middle schooler to:

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Double reading speed

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Build comprehension in fiction and nonfiction

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Read a classic novel from start to finish

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Become a stronger, more confident writer

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Understand how to study middle-school textbooks

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Get ready for a great school year!

Programs are taught in numerous locations throughout your area at a range of dates and times.
Convenient make-up classes are available if needed.

For more information, or to enroll by phone:

Call phone800-451-1263

A Program Advisor can answer all of your questions!

This program is the easiest, best way for your middle schooler to:

This program is the easiest, best way for your middle schooler to:

Z

Double reading speed

Z

Build comprehension in fiction and nonfiction

Z

Read a classic novel from start to finish

Z

Become a stronger, more confident writer

Z

Understand how to study middle-school textbooks

Z

Get ready for a great school year!

Programs are taught in numerous locations throughout your area at a range of dates and times.
Convenient make-up classes are available if needed.

For more information, or to enroll by phone:

Call phone800-451-1263

A Program Advisor can answer all of your questions!

The instructor was kind, patient, and extremely knowledgeable, and the course itself was excellently tailored for the age group.

– Matthew

Overall, this was a very fun and helpful program. My teacher was very knowledgeable and really helped me excel as a reader. Thanks!

– Bhakti

The teacher was fun, informative, and engaging. I would definitely recommend this course to my friends. I feel more confident in school because of this class.

– Carol

For more information, or to enroll by phone:

Call phone800-451-1263

Program Advisors are happy to help!

The instructor was kind, patient, and extremely knowledgeable, and the course itself was excellently tailored for the age group.

– Matthew

Overall, this was a very fun and helpful program. My teacher was very knowledgeable and really helped me excel as a reader. Thanks!

– Bhakti

The teacher was fun, informative, and engaging. I would definitely recommend this course to my friends. I feel more confident in school because of this class.

– Carol

For more information, or to enroll by phone:

Call phone800-451-1263

Program Advisors are happy to help!