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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS  

The I Read for Life (IRFL) Program offers tutoring for children 7-12 years old. Special arrangements are made for children as young as 3 years old and those older than 12 years old.  All sessions are full of life, fun and games. Therefore, the children enjoy learning to read while making the appropriate auditory judgment for the letter symbols.  This is the key to improving your child's reading ability!

Call us today to make an appointment for a free consultation with one of our facilitators!

 

 

 

 

HOW IS PLACEMENT DETERMINED?

  • Review of the evaluation results and the child's needs

  • Consideration of the Parents needs and concerns

  • Availability of space at tutoring facility

HOW OFTEN ARE SESSIONS HELD?

  • The number of weekly one-hour sessions recommended is determined by the results of the evaluation tests and parent/guardian input. 

  • One session per week is not an option as progress is extremely slow.

 

WHAT TYPES OF TUTORING DOES IRFL PROVIDE?

  • Reading

  • Comprehension 

  • English composition

  • Language/grammar

  • Handwriting

  • Speaking

  • Math from K to grade 6

HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO COMPLETE EACH LEVEL?

  • On average, it takes one year to complete a level.  

  • Success is determined by the individual's progress; the number of sessions per week and whether the sessions are one-on-one, group or a combination. 

HOW MANY TUTORING LEVELS ARE THERE?

  • There are 5 total levels

WHAT WOULD A GROUP SESSION FOR YOUNG CHILDREN LOOK LIKE?

 A typical sessions would include variations of the following activities:

  • Songs and auditory perception activities

  • Video / flashcard presentation

  • Counting

  • Phonics games

  • A story from the Land of Make Believe

  • Workbook activities from the I Read For Life program; each activity reinforces one sound symbol and letter symbol relationship.

HOW ARE IRFL SERVICES OFFERED?

  • One-to-one instruction

  • 2 individuals in a group

  • Group Session (max 5 individuals)