Race to Read: A Step-by-Step Guidebook for Parents

Spanish Class

Start learning Spanish now.

Linda enjoys teaching people of all ages to speak Spanish. She offers both individual and group courses. She encourages family units, friends, and businesses to study as a group. Studying as a group is fun and provides language practice between classes. She accommodates various levels within the same session.

Spring session: January 21- March 4, 2013

After school Spanish class

After school Spanish class

Cost per six week course is $100.00 per student.


Call to schedule a free 30-minute introductory class at (530) 887-8335.

Add $5.00 per session for classes held at your location.

All instructional materials are included with the exception of the workbook which is purchased during the first class for $5.00.

If you are interested in joining a group or want to create your own group, call Linda at (530) 887-8335 or Email Race to Read.


Summer Spanish Day Camp:

Five students studying Spanish at Casa Robles, in Auburn, CA

Five students studying Spanish at Casa Robles, in Auburn, CA

Who: Beginners between the ages of 8-10
What: Fun week learning Spanish and being active
When: Monday through Friday,
July 29 through August 2, 2013
10:00am- 3:00pm
Where: Casa Robles,
11231 Tahoe Street,
Auburn, CA


Direct instruction is conducted during the first and last hour of the day. Language learned is practiced throughout the day's activities.

Activities include: Kayaking, hiking, fishing, cooking, gardening.

Cost: $200.00 per child. Call or email Linda to talk about registration.


Language and Culture: a Family Adventure:

Linda has been traveling with groups since 1985.

Group to Guatemala

Group to Guatemala



International travel provides:




Who: Anyone interested in traveling to Costa Rica in a family environment
What: Week full of sightseeing, service, language practice, and fun
When: August 4-11, 2013
Where: San José, Poás Volcano, Lake Arenal (kayaking), Monteverde Park Reserve (canopy tour), Puntarenas,  Ganado Quebrada (service project) and the Sarchí  market
Cost: $2365 (may change)

School Group Travel to South America
Lima and Iquitos, Peru - April, 2011

Jungle Bridge in Peru

Group to Peru
Jungle Bridge

 


See more photos of our trip to Peru!

Return to the Learn with Linda page.

 


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News and Events

2016 Training Dates:

August 2016

Rock Creek Elementary
8/10 Wed. 9:30 a.m.

Rocklin/Lincoln area TBA
8/10  Wed. 4:00 p.m.

Rock Creek Elementary
8/11 Thurs. 4:00 p.m.

Rocklin/Lincoln area TBA
8/11  Thurs. 9:30 a.m.

Rock Creek Elementary
8/17 Wed. 9:30 a.m.

Rocklin/Lincoln area TBA8/17 Wed. 4:00 p.m.

Rock Creek Elementary
8/18 Thurs. 4:00 p.m.

Rocklin/Lincoln area TBA8/18 Thurs. 9:30 a.m.


September 2016

Rock Creek Elementary
9/14 Wed. 9:30 a.m.

Rocklin/Lincoln area TBA
9/14 Wed. 4:00 p.m.

Rock Creek Elementary
9/15 Thurs. 4:00 p.m.

Rocklin/Lincoln area TBA
9/15 Thurs. 9:30 a.m.


October 2016

Rock Creek Elementary
10/12 Wed. 9:30 a.m.

Rocklin/Lincoln area TBA
10/12 Wed. 4:00 p.m.

Rock Creek Elementary
10/13 Thurs. 4:00 p.m.

Rocklin/Lincoln area TBA
10/13 Thurs. 9:30 a.m.


November 2016

Rock Creek Elementary
11/9 Wed. 9:30 a.m.

Rocklin/Lincoln area TBA
11/9 Wed. 4:00 p.m.

Rock Creek Elementary
11/10 Thurs. 4:00 p.m.

Rocklin/Lincoln area TBA
11/10 Thurs. 9:30 a.m.

                               

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In the News:

August 18, 2015
Auburn Journal:

Sharing the Language of Learning
Community program at local schools gives students a head start in reading comprehension.
See the article

Placer Community Foundation November newsletter: Helping Children Bust through Books One Word at a Time
See the article

November 30, 2014
Auburn Journal:
Another View: Busting down literacy hurdles

By: John Bowman / Guest Columnist
See the article

August 22, 2014
Auburn Journal:

Volunteers sought for kids reading program:
Sight Word Busters to hold trainings at local schools
See the article

June 27, 2014
Auburn Journal:
Sight Word Busters volunteers celebrate students’ reading success
See the article

August, 2013
Rock Creek Elementary School shows 10% growth in STAR Language Arts. Superintendent mentions Sight Word Buster Program as one of the contributing factors.
See the article

Aggie Roberts Elementary School in Henderson, NV purchases Race to Read, A Step-by-Step Guidebook for Parents for all incoming kindergarten families.

Linda completes intensive Spanish course at LTCC, Level: High Superior.


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For more info call Linda at (530) 887-8335