Hooves and Tales Horse Powered Reading and Math Educational Support Program

Gallop into Literacy with Kiddy Up Ranch's Hooves and Tales Horse Powered Reading Club

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Hooves and Tales Horse Powered Reading Club!
Saturdays from 11:00am – 12:00pm
Open to students K – 5th grade
Maximum of 5 students per session

Kiddy Up Ranch presents an innovative and engaging approach to literacy and learning with its “Hooves and Tales Horse Powered Reading Club,” specially designed for children in kindergarten through 5th grade. This unique program, held every Saturday from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM, offers a captivating blend of education and equine interaction, with a maximum of five students per session to ensure personalized attention and a quality experience.

Enhanced Learning Experience:

  1. Interactive Reading Sessions: Under the guidance of Ms. Tammy, a certified Horse Powered Reading facilitator, children engage in interactive reading sessions. These sessions are tailored to enhance reading and comprehension skills in a fun and supportive environment.
  2. Hands-on Activities with Horses: The program incorporates hands-on activities with horses, providing a unique and memorable learning experience. These activities are not only enjoyable but also help in reinforcing the lessons learned during the reading sessions.
  3. Focus on Vocabulary and Comprehension: A significant emphasis is placed on building vocabulary and comprehension skills. The program uses a variety of tools and techniques, including storytelling and discussion, to deepen the understanding of the material.
  4. Incorporation of Math Skills: Alongside reading, the club also touches upon basic math skills. This holistic approach ensures a well-rounded educational experience for the young learners.
  5. Creative Crafts and Activities: To further enrich the learning experience, the program includes a range of creative crafts and activities. These are designed to complement the reading material and provide a hands-on, engaging way for children to express their understanding and creativity.

Benefits of the Program:

  • Promotes a love for reading and learning in a unique and stimulating environment.
  • Enhances literacy skills, including reading, comprehension, and vocabulary.
  • Encourages interaction and bonding with horses, fostering empathy and a sense of responsibility.
  • Provides a small group setting for personalized attention and effective learning.
  • Offers an opportunity for children to develop social skills and make new friends.

The “Hooves and Tales Horse Powered Reading Club” at Kiddy Up Ranch is more than just a reading program; it’s an adventure into the world of literacy, where education meets imagination and where every Saturday becomes a journey of discovery and joy for young minds.

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