Summer Bridge

NOTE: ONLY STUDENTS WHO HAVE BEEN RECOMMENDED MAY ENROLL IN SUMMER BRIDGE CLASSES

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  • Pre-Algebra Skill Builder

    June 10 – June 28 (3 weeks)
    8:30 am – 9:45 am
    $450

    Students will engage in mathematics that is foundational to success in Algebra 1 and beyond. Through collective inquiry, rigorous practice, and frequent individualized feedback, students will increase their facility with key topics including: number sense; rational numbers (fractions and decimals) and their arithmetic; ratio
    and proportion; modeling with and manipulating algebraic expressions and equations; and linear relationships.
  • Algebra Skill Builder

    June 10 – June 28 (3 weeks)
    10:00 am - 11:15 am
    $450

    Students will engage in mathematics that is foundational to success in future coursework. Through collective inquiry, rigorous practice, and frequent individualized feedback, students will increase their facility with key topics including: modeling with linear, quadratic, and exponential functions; solutions of equations, inequalities, and systems of equations; and obtaining equivalent forms of algebraic expressions (e.g., by factoring or completing the square).
  • Humanities Skill Builder

    June 10 – June 28 (3 weeks)
    8:30 am – 9:45 am, or 10:00 am - 11:15 am
    $450

    Students will gain intensive practice and enrichment of reading and writing skills to set them up for success in the Upper School and beyond. They will practice targeted strategies for approaching and responding to the reading of different kinds of texts. They will also work on strategies for approaching the writing process, including organization and pre-writing. Where applicable, reading and writing instruction will also facilitate the building of executive function skills to support academic progress.