Come to a Reading Party!
Bring your children ages 4 -8, and learn fun games to practice reading skills at home, in the car or wherever you want. February 23 – Ashley Elementary School; March 2 – Carter G. Woodson Elementary School. Email email@example.com or call the READWS office at 336-723-4391, ext 1507 for details!
for Reading Parties
Reading Party parent-oriented seminars teach simple and effective multi-sensory strategies to parents and their children in a fun, laid-back atmosphere. These strategies can be used at home to help strengthen early reading success. Next Reading Party volunteer training: February 27, 2017, 5:30-7:30pm at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Colhoun Room B
Be the Spark!
Ignite a Reader!
Honor the people who taught you to read by tutoring a struggling reader this year. Learn more about becoming an Augustine Literacy Project® Tutor.
READWS offers free Orton-Gillingham based training opportunities, resources and support for educators in the Winston–Salem area. We have over 14 years partnering with our local schools to serve economically disadvantaged students who struggle with reading. Find out how we might help you and your school.
Join us for a reading party! It’s free! READWS now hosts reading parties to help parents learn fun games they can play with their children. Supporting pre-reading and early reading skills, these games can be played at home, in the car or wherever you want. Learn more about our parent programs and other free resources.
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Find out more about our projects and tutors
November 14 – Augustine Tutor Lunch Bunch
November 15- Augustine Tutor Lunch Bunch
November 15 – Augustine Coffee & Conversation, Fulton Family YMCA
Get times and full details on our calendar
January 23 – February 3, 2017 M-F, 8:30 a.m – 2:30 p.m.
(Two-week training to allow for inclement weather)
November 10, 2016 – 6 – 7:30 p.m. Ken Carlson Boys and Girls Club for Boys and Girls Club members only
December 3, 2016 – 10 a.m. to noon at Sciworks Register
*Must preregister to attend museums for FREE after event!
Yoshimoto OGI Educator Training, July 25 – 30, 2016
Your donations will go to support READWS, home of the Winston-Salem Augustine Literacy Project ® and more. When you give, remember that the gift of literacy is something that can never be lost, stolen, or taken away. It is not disposable. Thank you for supporting READWS on our amazing journey.