1st - 3rd Grades

Description:

This reading/phonics/spelling course helps the level 1 reader take the next step in learning new phonics sounds and rules... by being detectives and solving mystery cases of missing letters. Each child is a secret agent in the Reading Detective Agency. They will be searching for clues and decoding special sounds and rules by using hands-on activities, games, and worksheets to reinforce what they are learning. 

They will also use their detective skills as a super sleuth while reading Nate the Great and the Sticky Case and completing activities in a book report. 

This course is for the level 1 reader...a student who knows the sounds of letters, including vowels, and has already mastered short vowel and some long vowel words.

 

 

Prerequisite:

Students should know the basic sounds of the letters, including vowels.  They should be able to read short vowel and long vowel words.  

Beverly Zorichak

 

Phone: (530) 263-3082
Email: bzorichak@gmail.com

Course Details

Day: Mon
Period: 6

Frequency: Once per Week
Class Duration: Semester

Course Cost:   $140
Materials Cost:   $0
Materials Required

Textbook:

Textbook Info goes here...

 

Other Materials:

lined paper (grade appropriate), pencils, erasers, colored pencils, scissors, glue sticks

Payment Information

Private Funds Accepted? Yes

Cash: Yes
Check: Yes
Paypal: No

Charter Funds Accepted? Yes

Forest: No
Horizons: Yes
Inspire Charter School: Yes
South Sutter: Yes
Visions: No

Instructor Biography

My name is Beverly Zorichak. I realized I loved teaching when I was homeschooling my four children.  In the past 30 years, I have had the privilege to teach over 200 children. One of my goals is to instill a love of learning, a love for reading, and to encourage inquisitive minds and problem solving in each child.  I have an innovative way of bringing out their best, making learning fun, and stimulatiang their desire to be lifelong learners.  I have also created a 3 year standards-based curriculum, with thematic units rich in creativity, life skills and character development for students in grades K-3.