This program goes beyond reading and answering standard “comprehension” and “vocabulary” questions.
Your child will be responsible for adding to the in-depth discussion of the book through various rotating: Discussion Director, Illustrator, Connector, Wordsmith, Summarizer & Investigator. The youth will also be interacting with the horses in a variety of activities (no riding) to reinforce learnings.
Nadine Davies is a local author who may be available on the final day to meet with the group.
Book: The Adventures at the Short & Sweet Ranch by Nadine Davies (Students will be given the book on the first day.)
Dates: Tuesdays – April 5, 12, 19 & 26
Time: 1:00 – 2:30 p.m. OR 4:15 – 5:45 p.m.
Grades: 4 and Up
Group Size: 6
Location: 3135 West 22nd Street, Kearney, Nebraska
Cost: One time – $10 registration fee (Disregard if previous paid) $80 – Full Price (Plus $10 registration fee – unless previously paid) $50 – Partial Scholarship (Plus $10 registration fee – unless previously paid) No full scholarships and t-shirts are available for this program at this time.
Requirements: Closed-toed shoes, Signed Release of Liability by parent/guardian (To be emailed to you after registration)