Class offerings at BTB December & January!Our classes are AWESOME! Small groups, certified special and regular educators, inclusive and FUN! Join us this winter and find out why kids love BTB. or 508.316.4751
Friendship Club: Like a playdate with a social coach, our Friendship Clubs are full of fun! Small cohorts of children work together to improve social communication and develop long-lasting meaningful friendships, using games and hands-on, interest-based activities. Tuesdays 5-6pm (currently full)
No More Drama; This social skills, female empowerment group will help your daughter gain confidence, empathy and important life skills like conflict resolution and perspective-taking. Lots of laughter and discussion, along with crafts, games, and hands-on activities to we process tricky social situations and plan for social success. Led by Dr. Elyse Rast.
Please note: this class is only for students identifying as female. Grades 2-5 and 6-9, Tuesdays 5-6pm and 6-7pm
Intro to “Adulting”: Middle school and early high school students get a hand acing their many new responsibilities. These include: cell phone and online etiquette, flexibility, time management, organization, planning and prioritizing tasks, goal setting and more. Grades 6-9, Thursdays 5:30-6:30pm
Let’s Get Messy: What is it about playing with goop that is so much fun? Each session of LGM will include different messy, mushy, squishy activities. Come prepared to make a mess with us! Sensory games and oozy substances are sure to delight! All ages, Wednesdays 5-6pm
Friday Night Hangouts: Plan a night out and drop the kids at BTB! We will “edu-tain” them with games, crafts and other fun activities.They’ll have so much fun they’ll barely know that they’re learning! Fridays 5-8pm
Homework Club: Take the stress out of homework and let the educators of BTB help your kids get it done. 3-5:00pm Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays
Math Monsters: Does your child love math? Fear it? Hate it? This engaging class will make the most timid of number-crunchers become math enthusiasts! With math games and hands-on activities, your kids will be begging for more! Wednesdays 4-5pm
Book Club: Dr. Elyse Rast will explore engaging and meaningful picture books with your children. Each week, there will be a new book paired with a lively discussion, related activities, and games. Whether you have a reluctant reader or a voracious one, exploring picture books is a proven way to engage with learners of all ages while improving fluency and understanding of themes, character, plot development and more. BTB’s Book Club makes reading fun and enjoyable, and may even have your child asking to stop at the library on your way home! Independent readers-5th grade. Tuesdays 4-5pm
BTB is here to help with your school days!Beyond The Bell offers a broad spectrum of services including school day support for remote learning plans, a menu of academic electives, individual tutoring in all subjects, plus afterschool small group homework help and project support. We also offer parent coaching, educational and behavioral consultation, student advocacy and professional development for educators.
School Days at BTB (New for 2020/21)For students who are learning from home this year, we’re pleased to offer direct, in-person instruction to your child in a small group of peers or to your "pandemic pod.”
Our certified teachers will provide direct, in-person instruction to your child and a small group of peers in academics and social emotional learning domains. Using interactive, socially distant games and activities, we will enhance their understanding and completion of remote learning concepts. We will also supplement remote learning with BTB’s unique academic electives at NO ADDITIONAL COST.
- Full and half day options. (full day is 8-3, half day is either 8-11am or 12-3pm)
- 2 distinct groups of 4-6 children at a time
- Certified regular and special education teachers
- Inclusive, developmentally differentiated lessons and supports
- Socially distant, individual work stations
- Private individual storage for personal belongings and supplies
- Temperature controlled, well ventilated setting
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School Days at BTB
For students who are learning from home this year, we’re pleased to offer direct, in-person instruction to your child in a small group or peers or to your "pandemic pod.”
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After School at BTB
The BTB After School Program offers students K-8 a warm and relaxing environment to unwind with friends, get homework, projects, and studying done all under the guidance of attentive, professional educators.
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BTB offers specialized 1:1 tutoring in all academic subjects, as well as study skills, and executive functioning.
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Dyslexia Therapist/Wilson Tutoring
Using the Wilson Reading System©, a multi-sensory approach to literacy instruction, BTB offers direct instruction with a Level II certified Wilson reading specialist for students whose basic reading skills are below that of their peers.
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Consultation and Advocacy
The Individual Educational Plan (IEP) and “504” process can be overwhelming. BTB can help ease the process. Our advocacy services will help you navigate the challenging IEP/504 process with confidence.
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Our talented staff of presenters can educate your team or school on a variety of subjects or help facilitate team or child-centered meetings.
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Making friends and keeping them can be difficult for some children. Our unique approach to social skills looks to match peers with similar interests (no matter how unique)
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Covid UpdateCOVID Safety at BTB is important!
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Do you need financial help accessing the programs and classes at BTB? We can help!
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What Parents Say
“Thank you so much for the time and dedication you have invested into my daughter. She started off the year timid and reserved due to her dyslexia and fear of being singled out, but has truly blossomed from your interactions.”
“Jennifer was an excellent tutor who cared very much about my daughter’s progress and worked creatively to keep her motivated and engaged.”
“I would be hard pressed to find someone who not only loves working with kids as much as Nancy Mager does, but who truly adores and excels at teaching diverse learners..”
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Beyond The Bell: Educational Services is an educational tutoring and homework center serving students in kindergarten through eighth grade.