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Old Orchard Beach, Maine Tutoring Programs
Get started with SchoolTutoring Academy’s tutoring programs for Old Orchard Beach, Maine students. Start with a FREE ACADEMIC ASSESSMENT with an Academic Director. Our flagship tutoring programs are available starting at $199.99/month (about $25/hour)
Old Orchard Beach District and Curriculum
The State of Maine wants to ensure that all of its students receive the best education possible so that they can be adequately equipped for college and careers after high school. The curriculum is based on Common Core Standards and utilize progressive, objective-based frameworks to describe the expectations of each subject. An emphasis is placed on literacy because the ability to read, write and communicate in all possible ways is crucial to academic success and employment.
We currently cover the following Old Orchard Beach-area school district: Regional School Unit #23.
Educating Our Parents: Understanding the Old Orchard Beach District Curriculum
In Language Arts and Literacy, students learn the basics of letter sounds and recognition, as well as listening skills. Students in kindergarten listen to stories read aloud and answer questions to demonstrate their comprehension. Throughout grade school, students build more and more complex literacy skills. Students read non-fiction and learn how to recognize the functions of different text features and how authors write for varying purposes. They are also able to recognize the point of view and literary devices found within different texts.
In Science, students in elementary school are introduced to various concepts in earth, physical, and biological science and are taught the processes for scientific investigation. They learn how to formulate hypotheses, make and document observations, and communicate their ideas. Scientific and technical literacy are important features of the curriculum and students are expected to be able to read scientific texts and write thorough lab reports.
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Keeping Informed: Recent Old Orchard Beach Educational News
- Historic Amusement Park - Take your kids to Palace Playland, Maine's historic and timeless amusement park. You will have the time of your life, enjoying all of the rides at the only beach front amusement park in New England.
- Pirate's Cove - Enjoy a day of miniature golf at the most amazing course you have ever seen. You will golf through caves, over footbridges and under cascading waterfalls. What an absolute amazing adventure for you and your children. Have a great family outing at the award winning Pirate's Cove!
- Harmon Museum - The museum is located in the home of the late W. Warren Harmon, who left his whole estate to the town of Old Orchard Beach. The historical society is dedicated to preserving the history of Old Orchard Beach, a quaint waterside town.
Old Orchard Beach Tutors Can Help Your Student Succeed
SchoolTutoring Academy works with young learners and students, all the way up through high school. We offer Pre-K and Kindergarten Tutoring as well as Elementary School Tutoring to build a strong learning foundation early on. We also offer comprehensive tutoring across all school subjects.
Chalk Talk: How to Get Homework Help
If your children are having a problem with completing homework because they do not understand it there are things you can do to help. Most schools have a website where students can go to get help with their homework. Also, many schools are now offering the 21st Century program, which is an afterschool program where students can get homework help from teachers. Oftentimes, one of the challenges which students have with homework is understanding what the assignment asks them to do, so being able to discuss the assignment requirements with the teacher can be a big help. Another alternative is to find a good tutoring program for your child. Most tutors will come to your home or arrange to meet at a local library to help your child. Homework can be fun if you just do your research. Help is out there.