Middle School Prep Study Skills

Give your student the edge he/she needs; this class is for upcoming 6, 7, & 8th graders who want to develop the skills necessary for managing a middle school workload. Students will improve their learning and begin middle school on the right path. The course will cover time management, organization, planning, note taking skills, reading comprehension, study skills, and the importance of having a growth mindset. The week will conclude with a school planner craft. Instructor Elaina Schroeder holds an M.S.in Mental Health Counseling and is the middle school learning specialist and counselor at Portledge School. Prior to joining the team at Portledge, Mrs. Schroeder was a K-8 and high school counselor and learning specialist for nine years in Denver, CO. She specializes in academic coaching and teaching executive functioning skills, helping children understand who they are as a student and learn what skills work best for them.

Dates: Aug. 6 - 10

Ages: Rising 6th - 8th grade

Time: 9 am - 12 pm

Course Fee: $495