Summer 2014
Welcome to the Westwood Prep Summer Camp. The staff at Westwood
Prep Summer Camp is delighted to provide your child with a safe and
fun-filled summer. Our camp is designed to meet the needs and interest
of all children in addition to expanding and stimulating their
physical,intellectual and creative horizons.  We look forward to serving
the needs of your children and providing them with a well-rounded
program.

English

A World of Words
Grades K-8
This course reviews the language arts
curriculum of grades K-8 by emphasizing the
reading of literature  poetry, prose,plays and the
process of creative writing appropriate for each
grade level.
Phonics,vocabulary building, and reading comprehension are emphasized.
The course reinforces skills for those who did well in the previous year,as well
as strengthen skills for those who need extra practice in preparation for the
upcoming year. A diagnostic test is administered at the beginning of the
session to assess the needs of the class, and the teacher than plans the
curriculum accordingly.
Mathematics

A World of Numbers
Grades K-5

    This course is a review of basic mathematics for grades k-5.  The emphasis
    is on logic and reasoning as well as concepts using mathematical theories  
    such as:

  • Regrouping and borrowing with two -digit numbers and three-digit addition and
    subtraction.
  • Story problems
  • Measurement
  • Open-ended questions
  • Multiplication and division problems
  • Statistics and probability
  • Geometric terms and problem solving
  • Algebraic and function problem

     This course reinforces skills for those who did well in the previous year as
    well as strengthening skills for those who need extra practice in preparation
    for the  upcoming year. A diagnostic test is administered at the beginning of
    the session to assess the needs of the class, and the teacher then plans the
    curriculum accordingly.

A World of Numbers

Grade 6

    For students entering Grade 6. Designed as a preview of mathematics for
    students entering Grade 6 in the Fall. This course builds on the knowledge of
    the previous elementary levels, focusing on problem-solving strategies across
    all the curricular areas. Emphasis is placed on student-generated problems,
    problem-solving, critical thinking,intuitive thinking,and open-ended questions.


Getting Ready for Pre-Algebra

Grades 6-7

    Designed for students entering Grades 6 or 7 who have not yet taken a              
    formal  Pre-Algebra class. This course concentrates on building basic skills
    through developing mental math skills and practicing study methods,and
    introduces Pre- Algebra concepts to establish experience with new concepts.


Foreign Language

Beginning Spanish
Grades 1-3


    " Hola! Buenos dias." In a multi-cultural town like Los Angeles it is important
    to know another language. In this fun class, students learn practical
    conversational Spanish based on everyday experiences.

Beginning Spanish
Grades 4-8

    " Magnifico!."  is what students say after taking this class, which teaches
    the fundamentals to the Spanish language. Emphasis is placed on practical
    vocabulary, useful phrases, and the ability to understand, read, write and
    speak simple Spanish.



    Westwood Prep is the answer to your summer vacation.  The prep program
    offers just the right combination of academics and field trips to guarantee a
    fabulous summer.
      
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