Two weeks left for school to start! If you want to boost your child's essay writing and oral communication skills, see below for our School Year program. We still have a few spots still available! Power of Words Academy offers a writing and public speaking program for students ages 7 to 14. The program runs the school year (from September to June) and classes are held once a week for 1.5 hours. The program comprises of three units: *Reading Comprehension and Summarizing Unit (where students will learn how to examine texts and extract the main ideas and key details) *Writing Unit (where students learn the structure of writing four types of essays, including the expository, persuasive, comparative and contrast and research essays) *Public Speaking and Debate Unit (where students learn how to write and deliver a speech, as well as develop debate skills)
In addition, 20 minutes of each class during the school year is dedicated to the building blocks of writing (including vocabulary, grammar, sentence structure, etc). During this segment, students will be given two mini-lessons and work out of the Language Power Now workbooks.
Power of Words is a writing and public speaking enrichment program for students ages 7 to 12, in North York, Toronto and the GTA. Give your child the opportunity to become an outstanding communicator in English, write essays that will dazzle teachers, give powerful speeches, develop advanced vocabu
Looking last minute for camps??? Power of Words Academy has a few spots left for the weeks of August 12th to 16th and August 19th to 23rd. In the morning session, campers create and publish their own books. Teachers take students through the planning, writing and editing stages of creating their stories. In the afternoon, through drama, campers strengthen their presentation and leadership skills by creating and producing talk shows on topics of interest to them. After the camp, you will receive copies of your child's published books and green screen video productions. The video link below is a sample of one of our younger groups video from last week!
We also offer a Writing and Public Speaking Enrichment program for grades 2-8. Students are equipped with the sill sets that will empower them to be effective, persuasive and powerful communicators. The program runs the school year (September to June) and classes are held once a week for 1.5 hours. The program includes: Reading Comprehension and Summarizing Unit (where students learn to examine texts and extract the main ideas/key details) ; Writing Unit (where students learn to write 4 types of essays: expository, persuasive, comparative/contrast, and research); and Public Speaking & Debate Unit (where students learn to write and deliver a speech, as well as develop debate skills). In addition, 20 minutes of each class during the school year is dedicated to the building blocks of writing (including vocabulary, grammar, sentence structure, etc.)