People in the Community Thematic Unit

Community Helpers

  Are you a home school parent? Is it getting difficult to engage your child in their lessons? We have all been there, we get frustrated and want to throw in the towel. What if you could breathe new life into your family’s home school day? Here at Reading Escapades we have been homeschooling for…

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Star Wars and Space Thematic Unit

Star Wars and Space Thematic Unit

  Are you a home school parent? Is it getting difficult to engage your child in their lessons? We have all been there, we get frustrated and want to throw in the towel. What if you could breathe new life into your family’s home school day? Here at Reading Escapades we have been homeschooling for…

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Summer Camps

It is hard to believe that we are already setting our sights on summer activities. We are now accepting applications for our Summer Camps. Who: Elementary and Middle School Students When: Elementary Tuesdays at 12:30 / Middle School Friday 6/29 and 7/27 at 12:30 Why:  Our camps integrate fun and learning. We purposefully keep our class…

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Spring Open House 2018

Wow, 2018 has brought tremendous growth to Reading Escapades and Math Explorers. We have expanded our offices and added several new staff members. We are inviting clients past, present, and future to come see all that has been happening during our Spring Open House on March 16, 2018 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm. This is…

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Get Started Writing

“No matter what anybody tells you, words and ideas can change the world.”- N. H. Kleinbaum Writing is hard work. While writing often feels thunder storms and blizzards instead of roses and sunshine, it is crucial to success. As a writer, I often spend more time glaring at my keyboard and being distracted by the…

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Superheroes and Education

 Everyone loves superheroes!          Get ready! It’s a bird… it’s a plane… NO IT’S SUPERMAN!! Superheroes are all over the place these days. You can’t walk through Wal-Mart, the mall, or even the sidewalk without seeing Superman, Batman, Captain America, Iron Man or The Incredible Hulk hanging around.  How do we use Earth’s Mightiest Heroes…

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Dinosaurs and Education

Imagine this… you are sitting there quietly in your home and all of a sudden the water in your glass starts to shake a little, and then the whole glass starts to shake… and then the entire room. You look out the window and find yourself face to face with something from 65 million years…

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What does the SAT scores actually MEAN?!?

Almost everyone in high school who would like to go onto college stresses about their SAT or ACT scores.  But what is a good score?  What do they mean?  Let’s start with a few basics: The minimum and maximum scores The minimum score for both the reading and math is 200 each and the maximum…

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Are sports related to school?

If your child plays sports, they most likely have dreams of going pro or at least play in college.  I’m sure that you are hoping they get a full ride from sports to play a Division I so that they get that “Free Ride” for college.  However, did you know that only 5% – that’s…

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How to help your student athlete be a better STUDENT

Great Athletes AND Great Students

Student Athletes If your child plays sports, they most likely have dreams of going pro or at least play in college.  I’m sure that you are hoping they get a full ride from sports to play a Division I so that they get that “Free Ride” for college.  However, did you know that only 5%…

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