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Camp session: Critical Reading (Focus Learning Academic Centre)
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Critical Reading

By: Focus Learning Academic Centre  []

Focus Learning Academic Centre

Program and Sessions Details:

Type:

Virtual program

Specialization:

Traditional (multi activity)

Age (Gender):

10 - 12 (Coed)

Cost:

$360

Special needs support:

No


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Practice critical reading skills and explore social and political issues through Science Fiction genre of literature!


What is it about? - How trends in the PRESENT let us predict and plan for the FUTURE

Who is it for? - Students interested in social issues, looking to improve their reading skills.

Why do we offer it? - To encourage young readers to practice critical reading skills and explore social and political issues through Science Fiction genre of literature!

How is it taught? - Dissecting, analyzing, and discussing short stories and learning new skills.


Teaching Material:
* Replacement:

1. "Barney", by William Stanton
2. "The Pedestrian", by Ray Bradbury

* Time Travel:

1. "And it Comes Out Here", by Lester Del Rey
2. "Traveler: All Clock", by Keith McLachlan

Skills: 
1. ACTIVE Reading
2. Critical Thinking
3. Taking Notes
Projects: 
1. Futurism Assignment - Create-your-own Science FIction!
2. Rewriting History Assignment - Exploring the Butterfly Effect

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Session Dates & Locations:

Date TBD
Virtual Program,
Online
Time TBD
Cost TBD

Character Development:

  • Curiosity: Our variety of core, extended and applied programs are designed to arouse the kids' curiosity and guide them to explore more on their own later on.
  • Creativity: Creativity is best practiced in our courses such as Creative Writing, Minecraft, Tinkercad, and Microsoft MakerCode.


Activities at this Session:

Recreational       Instructional       Intense or Competitive

  • Instructor lead (group)
  • Reading
  • Writing / journalism
Recreational       Instructional       Intense or Competitive






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