Teaching Imagery for Greater Enhancement of Reading
Dates : June 3-July 19th (Break for July 1st-5th)
Time: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 8:30-11:00am
Drop-off: from 8:20-8:30 at Centennial Gardens loop behind Samford Hall
Location: Auburn University - Langdon Hall
Cost: $450.00 for 6-week camp, including snack and materials
T.I.G.E.R. Camp is designed to promote pre-literacy skills for rising Kindergarten children. Trained and certified Speech-Language Pathology faculty members will work with students to provide group and individual therapy three days a week during this 6-week camp.
The camp is based on the following principles of instruction:
- Development of symbol imagery to visualize sounds and letters in words to facilitate word attack skills and phonemic awareness
- Group interactivity to engage children and create a conducive learning environment
- Using children’s knowledge and experience to build meaningful lessons<
- Hands-on experiences and authentic social contexts
Individual assessments will be completed at the beginning and conclusion of the camp.