Why Read?

Reading is Important! It can help with language development It supports communication skills It helps with social skills It supports literacy skills Reading crosses all curriculums, therefore children must be able to read fluently and comprehend well.  If your child is struggling with reading, it is really important for them…

Becoming A Better Reader!

Does your child struggle with reading?  Here are some strategies to help: Have them read aloud….Provide books at the right level….Reread to build fluency….Supplement their class reading….Talk about what they’re reading….ANDContact Advance Scholars Tutoring Service for additional support.  Our tutoring service offers certified and Wilson trained reading instructors. Contact us…

School is Back in Session!

Even though it hasn’t been a full month of school, teachers and parents can see the continued negative impact that Covid-19 has made in children’s lives.   According to the article, “The pandemic has had devastating impacts on learning.  What will it take to help students catch up?” by Kuhfeld, Soland,…

Avoid the Summer Slide!

Well, here we are, another summer season.  Your child has made it to summer break.  The kids are playing, going on swings and even going down slides.  But did you know that there is an academic summer slide?  The academic summer slide is how children academically regress over the summer. …

Does Your 5th Grader Know….

As the school year comes to an end, does your 5th grader understand the requirements necessary for them to have a smooth transition to 6th grade? The requirements are: Writing different kinds of essays (reports, descriptions, research and persuasive essays) Reading full-length novels (classical or contemporary) Understanding figurative language Able…

Which type of learner are you?

Did you know there are four different types of learners? Auditory learner:   Auditory learners learn best when information is presented to them in strategies that involve talking.  Visual learner:   Visual learners learn best when they take in their information visually, using maps, graphs, diagrams and charts.   Kinesthetic learner:   Kinesthetic…

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If your child needs support, Advance Scholars tutoring service is the best! We offer flexible and quality service with experienced and certified teachers. Log onto our website, www.advancescholars.com and complete the brief questionnaire or contact us at 646/717-1015 or 347/401-4197, and someone will contact you within 24 hours. Don’t hesitate,…

Are They Ready?

The New York State Test begins tomorrow.  Is your child ready? Here are some tips that could help your child excel: Do the problems you know how to do first.  Look at all of the multiple choice answers before you make your choice. Be sure you’re answering the question that…