Spring 2020 – ONLINE

More classes will be added to this schedule as they are modified to an online format. Check periodically for more sessions!

 

Starting April 6th

  • Written Expression - Opinion Essays (Grades 6-9)

    Power Essays: Opinion

    Price: $449

    This program teaches the process to writing a persuasive essay that requires no research. Students will explore the four stages of writing through interactive online activities and games. Students will also write an opinion essay as a team (with their peers and the teacher) as well as independently in order to develop these skills for future essays.

    OPINION ESSAYS – Spring 2020 – Session 1 – Online

    Dates: Apr. 6 – Apr. 16
    Days: Monday – Thursday
    Time: 3PM – 4:30PM

  • Written Expression - Research Essays (Grades 9-12)

    Power Essays: Research

    Price: $549

    This program teaches specific skills required for research essays. There is an emphasis on locating and evaluating scholarly sources, taking research notes, avoiding plagiarism, paraphrasing, and using MLA, APA, or Chicago Style formatting. Students will also explore the five stages of the essay writing process by writing one research essay collaboratively with their classmates and another one independently.

    RESEARCH ESSAYS – Spring 2020 – Session 1 – Online

    Dates: Apr. 6 –  Apr. 16
    Days: Monday – Thursday
    Time: 10:30AM – 12:30PM

  • SSAT Middle - Condensed Course (Grades 5-7)

    SSAT Middle Level – Condensed Course

    Price: $949

    One (1) 3-hour practice test is included, and will be made available for completion after the last lesson.

    SSAT Middle Condensed – Spring 2020 – Online

    Date: Apr. 7 – Apr. 10
    Days: Tuesday to Friday
    Time: 11AM – 1:30PM

  • SAT Condensed Course (Grades 10-12)

    SAT Condensed Course

    Price: $1149

    One (1) 4-hour practice test is included, and will be made available for completion after the last lesson.

    SAT Condensed – Spring 2020 – Online

    Date: Apr. 6 – Apr. 9
    Days: Monday to Thursday
    Time: 10AM – 1PM

Starting April 13th

  • Written Expression - Paragraphs (Grades 3-5)

    Power Paragraphs

    Price: $399

    Power Paragraphs teaches the foundation of paragraph writing and reviews how to construct well-written sentences. Students learn the writing process (brainstorm, organize, write, improve, edit) as well as a numerical approach to paragraph writing.

    POWER PARAGRAPHS – Spring 2020 – Session 1 – Online

    Dates: Apr. 13 – Apr. 24
    Days: Monday – Friday
    Time: 4PM – 5PM

  • Executive Functioning (Grades 7-12)

    Power Planners

    Price: $299

    Power Planners teaches the skills necessary to get things done! These include planning, prioritizing, time management, sustained attention, goal-directed persistence, and task initiation.

    POWER PLANNERS – Spring 2020 – Session 1 – Online

    Dates: Apr. 13 – Apr. 24
    Days: Monday – Friday
    Time: 3PM – 4PM

Starting April 20th

  • Written Expression - Opinion Essays (Grades 6-9)

    Power Essays: Opinion

    Price: $449

    This program teaches the process to writing a persuasive essay that requires no research. Students will explore the four stages of writing through interactive online activities and games. Students will also write an opinion essay as a team (with their peers and the teacher) as well as independently in order to develop these skills for future essays.

    OPINION ESSAYS – Spring 2020 – Session 2 – Online

    Dates: Apr. 20 – Apr. 30
    Days: Monday – Thursday
    Time: 3PM – 4:30PM

  • Written Expression - Research Essays (Grades 9-12)

    Power Essays: Research

    Price: $549

    This program teaches specific skills required for research essays. There is an emphasis on locating and evaluating scholarly sources, taking research notes, avoiding plagiarism, paraphrasing, and using MLA, APA, or Chicago Style formatting. Students will also explore the five stages of the essay writing process by writing one research essay collaboratively with their classmates and another one independently.

    RESEARCH ESSAYS – Spring 2020 – Session 2 – Online

    Dates: Apr. 20 –  Apr. 30
    Days: Monday – Thursday
    Time: 10:30AM – 12:30PM

Starting April 27th

  • Written Expression - Paragraphs (Grades 3-5)

    Power Paragraphs

    Price: $399

    Power Paragraphs teaches the foundation of paragraph writing and reviews how to construct well-written sentences. Students learn the writing process (brainstorm, organize, write, improve, edit) as well as a numerical approach to paragraph writing.

    POWER PARAGRAPHS – Spring 2020 – Session 2 – Online

    Dates: Apr. 27 – May 8
    Days: Monday – Friday
    Time: 4PM – 5PM

  • Executive Functioning (Grades 7-12)

    Power Planners

    Price: $299

    Power Planners teaches the skills necessary to get things done! These include planning, prioritizing, time management, sustained attention, goal-directed persistence, and task initiation.

    POWER PLANNERS – Spring 2020 – Session 2 – Online

    Dates: Apr. 27 – May 8
    Days: Monday – Friday
    Time: 3PM – 4PM

Summer 2020

  • Day Camp: Handwriting & Early Reading (Grades JK-2)

    Print + Read Camp

    Price: $770 (9-book set included)

    This camp helps little ones learn or advance their foundational printing skills by using the Power Pencils program. Students will also improve basic reading, learn new sight words, and practice phoneme skills. Each student will receive the 9-book Yak Pack set to use in class and continue their reading journey at home.

    Day Camp Schedule

    8:30am-9:00am       Drop-off
    9:00am-11:00am     Class 1: Handwriting (Power Pencils Printing)
    11:00am-11:45am    Activity 1: Drama and Movement
    11:45am-1:00pm     Lunch and outdoor games
    1:00pm-3:00pm      Class 2: Early Reading (The Yak Pack)
    3:00pm-4:00pm     Activity 2: Stories, Crafts, and Games
    4:00pm-5:00pm     Aftercare (optional)

    PRINT + READ CAMP – SUMMER 2020 – SESSION 1 – MIDTOWN

    Dates: July 6 – July 10
    Days: Monday – Friday
    Time: 8:30AM – 5PM

    PRINT + READ CAMP – SUMMER 2020 – SESSION 2 – DOWNTOWN

    Dates: July 27 – July 31
    Days: Monday – Friday
    Time: 8:30AM – 5PM

  • Day Camp: Early Math & Written Expression-Sentences (Grades 2-4)

    Solve + Write Camp

    Price: $699

    This camp begins with Mathemagics, an active, engaging program designed to unleash students’ developing numeracy skills! Students explore skip-counting, mental math strategies, place value, and more. In the afternoon, students will develop their writing skills using the Power Sentences program. Students learn the parts of speech and types of sentences, constructing stand-alone sentences, and building multiple sentences with a single topic.

    Day Camp Schedule

    8:30am-9:00am       Drop-off
    9:00am-11:00am    Class 1: Early Math (Mathemagics)
    11:00am-11:45am   Activity 1: Drama and Movement
    11:45am-1:00pm    Lunch and outdoor games
    1:00pm-3:00pm     Class 2: Written Expression (Power Sentences)
    3:00pm-4:00pm     Activity 2: Stories, Crafts, and Games
    4:00pm-5:00pm    Aftercare (optional)

    SOLVE + WRITE CAMP – SUMMER 2020 – SESSION 1 – DOWNTOWN

    Dates: July 13 – July 17
    Days: Monday – Friday
    Time: 8:30AM – 5PM

    SOLVE + WRITE CAMP – SUMMER 2020 – SESSION 2 – DOWNTOWN

    Dates: Aug. 10 – Aug. 14
    Days: Monday – Friday
    Time: 8:30AM – 5PM

  • Day Camp: Keyboarding & Written Expression-Paragraphs (Grades 3-6)

    Write + Type Camp

    Price: $699

    This camp will allow students to learn the foundations of paragraph writing and how to construct well-written sentences using the Power Paragraphs program. Students will also improve their typing skills using QWERTY, a typing program designed to instill proper keyboarding techniques, including correct posture and positioning, and strategies to improve accuracy and speed.

    Day Camp Schedule

    8:30am-9:00am       Drop-off
    9:00am-11:00am     Class 1: Written Expression (Power Paragraphs)
    11:00am-11:45am    Activity 1: Drama and Movement
    11:45am-1:00pm     Lunch and outdoor games
    1:00pm-3:00pm      Class 2: Keyboarding (QWERTY)
    3:00pm-4:00pm     Activity 2: Crafts and Games
    4:00pm-5:00pm     Aftercare (optional)

    WRITE + TYPE CAMP – SUMMER 2020 – MIDTOWN

    Dates: July 20 – July 24
    Days: Monday – Friday
    Time: 8:30AM – 5PM

  • Day Camp: Creative Coding (Grades 4-7)

    Creative Coding Camp

    Price: $599

    This camp allows students to develop their creative and critical thinking skills by learning basic coding through Scratch 3.0, a kid-friendly, open-source software created by MIT. First, students will explore coding through storytelling by inventing characters and stories, and then animating them to bring them to life. Afterwards, students will explore gaming codes before learning to design their own. By the end of the program, each student will have designed and created three unique games to share with their friends and family.

    Day Camp Schedule

    8:30am-9:00am       Drop-off
    9:00am-11:00am     Class 1: Creative Coding
    11:00am-11:45am    Activity 1: Drama and movement
    11:45am-1:00pm     Lunch and outdoor games
    1:00pm-3:00pm      Class 2: Creative Coding
    3:00pm-4:00pm     Activity 2: Crafts and games
    4:00pm-5:00pm     Aftercare (optional)

    CREATE + CODE CAMP – SUMMER 2020 – MIDTOWN

    Dates: Aug. 4 – Aug. 7
    Days: Tuesday – Friday
    Time: 8:30AM – 5PM

  • Early Reading (Grades JK-2)

    The Yak Pack

    Price: $499 (9-book set included)

    The Yak Pack is an exciting, multisensory program for beginner readers. Based on the RRLS book series of the same name, this class introduces students to the sight words and phonics skills they will need to begin their journey as readers.

    Each student receives the complete 9-book Yak Pack set to continue their learning at home.

    YAK PACK – SUMMER 2020 – SESSION 1 – MIDTOWN

    Dates: July 13 – July 17
    Days: Monday – Friday
    Time: 10AM – 12PM

    YAK PACK – SUMMER 2020 – SESSION 2 – DOWNTOWN

    Dates: Aug. 17 – Aug. 21
    Days: Monday – Friday
    Time: 10AM – 12PM

  • Written Expression - Opinion Essays (Grades 6-9)

    Power Essays: Opinion

    Price: $525

    This program teaches the process to writing a persuasive essay that requires no research. Students will explore the four stages of writing through hands-on activities and games. Students will also write an opinion essay as a team (with their peers and the teacher) as well as independently in order to develop these skills for future essays.

    OPINION ESSAYS – SUMMER 2020 – MIDTOWN

    Dates: Aug. 17 – Aug. 27
    Days: Monday – Thursday
    Time: 1PM – 2:30PM

  • Written Expression - Research Essays (Grades 9-12)

    Power Essays: Research

    Price: $599

    This program teaches specific skills required for research essays. There is an emphasis on locating and evaluating scholarly sources, taking research notes, avoiding plagiarism, paraphrasing, and using MLA, APA, or Chicago Style formatting. Students will also explore the five stages of the essay writing process by writing one research essay collaboratively with their classmates and another one independently.

    RESEARCH ESSAYS – SUMMER 2020 – MIDTOWN

    Dates: Aug. 10 –  Aug. 20
    Days: Monday – Thursday
    Time: 3:30PM – 5:30PM

  • SSAT Upper - Condensed Course (Grades 8-11)

    SSAT Upper Level – Condensed Course

    Price: $949

    A 3-hour practice test will be proctored on the last day of class.

    SSAT Upper Condensed – Summer 2020 – Downtown

    Date: Aug. 17 – Aug. 21
    Days: Monday to Friday
    Time: 3PM – 5PM (3PM – 6PM on Friday)

  • SAT Condensed Course (Grades 10-12)

    SAT Condensed Course

    Price: $1149

    A 4-hour practice test will be proctored on the last day of class.

    SAT Condensed – Summer 2020 – Midtown

    Date: Aug. 17 – Aug. 24
    Days: Monday to Friday
    Time: 12PM – 3PM (12PM – 4PM on Monday, Aug. 24)

    SAT Condensed – Summer 2020 – Downtown

    Date: Aug. 24 – Aug. 31
    Days: Monday to Friday
    Time: 12PM – 3PM (12PM – 4PM on Monday, Aug. 31)

Cancellation Policy

  • Cancellation Policy

    Please be advised that:
    1. Group classes are non-refundable, with the exception of point #2.
    2. In the event of insufficient enrolment, RRLS reserves the right to cancel group classes. In such a case, families will be provided with a minimum of 1-week notice and the option to take a credit or full refund.
    3. In the rare case of a cancelled lesson due to teacher illness, a make-up class will run a week after the last scheduled lesson.