Reading news is an interesting way to promote literacy. Students will read PBS NewsHour-Kids that are high-interest to practice and master the essential skill of reading comprehension. Questions and presentations that are geared to skill strengthening will be included in this course. After this course, students may need to start getting used to people asking them, "How did you know that?".
Students will learn:
topics of Education, Health, Nation, Science and more.
how to understand key details in PBS NewsHour, and be able to describe central message, lesson, or moral
to understand characters, setting, or plot
the overall structure of news
speaking, Grammar, Vocabulary, Cultures
to write news
and much more!
Time: 9:00-11:00 A.M. ET
Date: Monday - Friday, 6/14-6/18/2021 (week 1)
Grade (2021 Spring): Kindergarten-Grade 2
Class size: 6-8
Category: English Language Arts
Standards: Common Core States Standard
Online Course Requirements
Mac, PC, tablet, or phone
Stable internet connection with access to Zoom Video Conference
Assorted office stationery and household art supplies
Drexel University, BS in Elementary Education | Educator
Full refund except for a 3% order withdrawal fee, notice us more than 7 days before the online session start date.
50% refund, notice us less than 7 days and more than 3 days before the online session start date.
No refund; notice us less than 3 days before the start of the online camp session.
If an online class cancellation is made by Champion Camp due to low enrollment, there will be a full refund for tuition. Any class cancellation will be announced at least 7 days before the session starts.