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Early Learners program at Step Up Academy

The Early Learners program at Step Up Academy of Learning is specifically structured for students in Kindergarten Year 1 (Junior Kindergarten), Kindergarten Year 2 (Senior Kindergarten) & Grade 1 At Step Up Academy we realize the challenges Early Learners face with online learning and have created a dynamic and engaging program to address these challenges […]

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5 Strategies for Successful Kindergarten Learning ONLINE

Early Learners are students before they go to school, in Kindergarten (Year 1 & Year 2),in Grade 1 and going into Grade 2. Challenges Faced by Early Learners with Online Learning Technology Technology is a great tool to support students in their learning however technology is often a barrier for Early Learners. Many young children […]

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Public Speaking & Presentations

Communication is an essential skill for all members in society. At Step Up Academy, we understand the importance of communication and build our student’s effective communication skills in our STEM summer program. In the Step Up Academy STEM program, students are taught the skills and strategies to effectively communicate. They have plenty of opportunities to […]

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Test Anxiety!

Many students experience stress or anxiety before a test. In fact, research has proven that being a little nervousness before a test can actually optimize an individual’s performance. However, when the stress/anxiety becomes so excessive that it actually interferes with an individuals test performance, its referred to as test anxiety. Test anxiety is a psychological […]

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Test Taking Tips

Here are some tips that will help you improve your performance during a testing situations. Get A Good Night’s Rest The Night Before Both your brain and body need enough rest to re-energize and consolidate the content/information you studied for your upcoming test. Having a good night’s rest before your exam will not only help […]

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How to Prepare for a Test

Here are some tips on what your child should do to prepare for an upcoming test or exam! Keep up with school work Keeping up with course work will make preparing for an upcoming test much less stressful. This is why students are strongly advised to attend classes regularly, keep up with their course readings/homework […]

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Tips to Ensure Your Child Succeeds in School

What parent doesn’t want their child to succeed in school? As parents we all want our kids to both meet and surpass their academic and future goals. The good news is that it’s been proven that family involvement and support in their child’s school life, plays a key role in their child’s academic success. Many […]

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How to Get Your Child Engaged in Learning

Like adults, if kids are not interested/engaged in what’s being taught they are less likely to learn or pay attention. In education, student engagement refers to the degree of attention, curiosity, interest, optimism and passion that students exhibit when they are learning or being taught by an instructor. Research has demonstrated that student engagement is […]

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Getting Ready to Go Back to School

With the first day of school right around the corner, it’s time to get your kids ready to go back to school!!! For kids, the first day of school is often something they look forward to as they get to reunite with old friends, make new friends, meet their new teachers and learn/experience new things! […]

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How to Continue Learning During the Summer Break

Although summer break is a time for fun, family and friends, it should not be forgotten that two months can be a long break from learning. So it’s not surprising that students lose some of what they’ve spent their school year learning over the summer break. Research has even demonstrated that a non-academic summer can […]

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