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The Port Hope Learning Centre

64 Charles Street,
Port Hope, ON L1A 1S5
Tel: 613 513 5015

Program

Orton Gillingham Program System of Reading

The Orton Gillingham Program (Orton-Gillingham Derived) System offered at The Port Hope Learning Centre, is an explicit, teacher-led, science-based, research-based and multisensory method of retraining the brain to enable students with reading difficulties to overcome them. It is grounded in the teaching of phonemes as a first step before introducing phonics. Within the space of 24, one-hour sessions a pre-speller shows a grade level of improvement and can usually achieve his/her own grade level of reading fluency within 3-6 months of training.

The Port Hope Learning Centre offers one-to-one instruction using the Orton Gillingham Program (Orton-Gillingham Derived) System for one hour, on a daily, bi-weekly or weekly basis, depending on the academic needs of the individual student.

This System Is:
  • teacher led
  • explicit
  • systematic
  • science-based
  • research-based
  • accountable
Students Who Benefit:
  • students having difficulty reading, writing, and spelling
  • students identified as dyslexic
  • students identified as Attention Deficit
  • emergent readers (kindergarten)
  • English as a Second Language learners
  • adults who cannot read

The Clinic also offers small group, advanced. literacy programs as well as SSAT preparation for entrance to independent schools.

The Port Hope Learning Centre is located in Port Hope, Ontario, Canada.

For more information regarding schedule and fees please contact Judith Dennison at 613 513 5015.

Further information on the Orton Gillingham Program System of Reading may be found at www.remediationplus.com.

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