MIDLANDS, S.C. —Parents looking to help their children maintain and grow their knowledge before the school year begins will find plenty of options in the summer camps offered by Sylvan Learning Centers in Columbia and Irmo.
“This past academic year has been hard on everyone, parents and students alike,” said Amy Gardner, franchise owner of Sylvan in the Midlands. “Sylvan’s summer camps offer the unique opportunity for students to learn more about subjects they may struggle or just want to enhance their knowledge in, in an environment where they will have fun learning.”
The camps offered in the Midlands this June are:
Read Ahead Camp: The Read Ahead Camp helps children develop the essential skills needed to read and write early through multisensory activities. The camp will be held from Monday through Thursday, 9:30 a.m. until 11:30 a.m., on June 21 through June 24.
Math Camp: Multiplication and Division: This camp provides a fun approach for students between third and fifth grade to build their understanding of basic multiplication and division, as well as enhance their speed and accuracy in the subject. The camp will be held from June 21 through June 24, Monday through Thursday from 1 p.m. until 3 p.m.
Math Camp: Addition and Subtraction: This math camp helps students (first through third grade) improve their understanding of basic addition and subtraction, and build their accuracy and speed while completing addition and subtraction problems. The camp will be held Monday through Thursday, 1 p.m. until 3 p.m. from June 28 through July 1.
Math Edge Camp: Students between second and sixth grade enrolled in Math Edge Camp will build the critical skills needed to master math, and will gain confidence in the subject. The camp will be held from June 21 through June 24, on Monday through Thursday from 3: p.m. until 5 p.m.
Algebra Camp: Algebra Camp, designed for students between seventh and tenth grade, helps students build the confidence and critical skills needed for algebra and pre-algebra. Algebra Camp will be held June 21 through June 24 on Monday through Thursday from 3 p.m. until 5 p.m.
Kindergarten Kickstart: Kindergarten Kickstart helps students gain the fundamental reading and writing skills they will need for kindergarten. It will be held on Wednesdays from June 30 until July 28 from 10 a.m. until 12 p.m.
More camps will be available starting in July and August. For more information on your local Sylvan Learning Center, visit:
About Sylvan Learning Center:
With more than 40 years of experience and more than 750 points of presence throughout the world, Sylvan Learning is the leading provider of personal learning for students in grades K-12. Sylvan is transforming how students learn, inspiring them to succeed in school and in life. Sylvan’s proven tutoring approach blends amazing teachers with SylvanSync™ technology on the iPad® for an engaging learning experience. Sylvan also leads the way with Sylvan EDGE—STEM and accelerated courses and Sylvan Prep —college and test prep courses. Sylvan supports families through every stage of the academic journey. For more information, visit www.SylvanLearning.com or SylvanLearning.com/blog.
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