PHONICS & READING 

READING I: Phonics for Emerging Readers (Gr. K-1) - this class is designed fro children who are starting or currently attend Kindergarten and for children in other grades with reading levels D and below.  This class will focus on the strengthening of phonemic awareness skills through sound and word discrimination, blending, phoneme deletion and manipulation; as well as identifying and reading DOLCH sight words. This class is taught in a very interactive and engaging way, by integrating various media, games and songs, as well as other activities designed to keep young students' focus and interest.  

This class is conducted in a small group setting (up to 6 children) led by a certified elementary school teacher who specializes in teaching early literacy classes.

READING II: Fluency for Rising Readers (Gr. 1-2) - this class is designed for children who are currently reading at levels E-J.  Young readers will focus on the strengthening of phonemic awareness skills and reading fluency; as well as identifying and reading DOLCH sight words on level.  The duration of each lesson will be 30 minutes with small group and 1:1 instruction.  Readers will focus on their targeted reading goal during each session and will enrich their learning with home practice assignments.  This class is conducted in a small group setting (up to 8 children) led by a certified elementary school teacher who specializes in teaching early literacy classes.

READING III:  Comprehension and Writing Skills (Gr. 2-3) - this class is designed for children who are looking to improve their reading, writing, grammar, and punctuation skills and concepts that students are expected to know by the end of the lower elementary school.  Students will also work on developing critical thinking, vocabulary, and several other skills and concepts to prepare them for the upper elementary curriculum.
The engaging lessons include easy-to-follow explanations, examples, and charts for visual learners! Each lesson consists of a variety of fun, colorful and engaging activities that promote language development and critical thinking skills.

SPRING 2020 CLASSES
(offered online until further notice):
Weekday Classes
April 6th - June 15th
Saturday & Sunday Classes
April 11th - June 14th

CORONA VIRUS UPDATE:

We have suspended all in-person classes until further notice.

We have transitioned all our classes onto a distance learning platform.

Stay home, stay healthy!

News and Upcoming Events

Congratulations to the participants and winners of our previous chess tournaments!

Photos from past tournaments

Locations

For Current Students

Hoboken

The Hudson School
601 Park Avenue
Hoboken, NJ 07030

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Jersey City (Sept-June)

Boys and Girls Club

225 Morris Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ 07302

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Summer 2020 Online Session

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