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January 2019

Rx for Writing

January 17 - January 26
NILD Canada Head Office, 700 Glen Forrest Blvd
Waterloo, ON N2L 4K6 Canada
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  This two-day lecture and laboratory workshop is designed to train teachers to provide written language intervention in a group setting. Rx for Writing is specifically intended for students in grades 4-12 whose basic written expression skills are below expected standards. Rx for Writing builds and strengthens grammar and writing mechanics, semantics, syntax, and composition writing skills with an emphasis on the writing process. Language and higher-level thinking skills are developed and supported in this interactive, small-group intervention that covers research-based writing…

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February 2019

Rx 4 Math

February 13 - February 23
NILD Canada Head Office, 700 Glen Forrest Blvd
Waterloo, ON N2L 4K6 Canada
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  This is a lecture and laboratory workshop designed to train teachers to provide mathematical intervention in a group setting. Rx 4 Math is specifically intended for students in grades K-5 who would benefit from early intervention or whose basic math skills are below expected standards as determined by a local educational agency. Rx 4 Math will build and strengthen number sense, math fluency, math vocabulary, and problem solving strategies within three 30-minute or two 45-minute weekly small group sessions.…

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May 2019

Rx for Reading

May 23 - June 1
NILD Canada Head Office, 700 Glen Forrest Blvd
Waterloo, ON N2L 4K6 Canada
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  This lecture and laboratory workshop is designed to train educators, resource teachers, and homeschool parents to provide reading intervention in a group setting. Rx for Reading takes the five essential components of reading – phonemic awareness, phonics, fluency, vocabulary and reading comprehension , which we call “strands of language” into a language brain that is comprehensive, constructive, and creative. This course systematically teaches participants the methodology to develop these components. The participant will learn to identify and assess student…

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August 2019

Rx for Writing

August 21 - August 24
NILD Canada Head Office, 700 Glen Forrest Blvd
Waterloo, ON N2L 4K6 Canada
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  This two-day lecture and laboratory workshop is designed to train teachers to provide written language intervention in a group setting. Rx for Writing is specifically intended for students in grades 4-12 whose basic written expression skills are below expected standards. Rx for Writing builds and strengthens grammar and writing mechanics, semantics, syntax, and composition writing skills with an emphasis on the writing process. Language and higher-level thinking skills are developed and supported in this interactive, small-group intervention that covers research-based writing…

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September 2019

Rx 4 Math

September 26 - October 5
NILD Canada Head Office, 700 Glen Forrest Blvd
Waterloo, ON N2L 4K6 Canada
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  This is a lecture and laboratory workshop designed to train teachers to provide mathematical intervention in a group setting. Rx 4 Math is specifically intended for students in grades K-5 who would benefit from early intervention or whose basic math skills are below expected standards as determined by a local educational agency. Rx 4 Math will build and strengthen number sense, math fluency, math vocabulary, and problem solving strategies within three 30-minute or two 45-minute weekly small group sessions.…

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