COOPERATIVE LEARNING PROGRAM IN PORT RICHEY, FL
Learning Lodge Academy offers a cooperative learning program in Port Richey, FL that cultivates a nurturing atmosphere. By encouraging collaborative and cooperative interactions we help students develop critical thinking and problem solving skills. To further these life lessons we provide one of the most comprehensive STEM programs in the area, setting your child up for success! We strive to turn every moment, from our preschool program to our summer childcare, into a learning experience.
Learning Lodge Academy will achieve EXCELLENCE in:
Learning Lodge Academy will empower and develop all students to continuously improve and achieve their personal best.
Learning Lodge Academy will strengthen relationships among students, staff and the community.
Exemplary School Design:
Learning Lodge Academy will amplify learning opportunities by providing rich experiences and unique opportunities to students.
Learning Lodge Academy will foster an environment of optimism, trust and collaboration. Students will feel safe, inspired and nurtured.
Cooperative Learning positively impacts learning as students:
develop language and communication skills
increase self-esteem, time-on-task, and attendance
enhance reasoning and problem solving skills
improve social skills and life skills
strengthen connections and relationships with others
engage with exciting and stimulating tasks and activities
collaborate in a safe, and optimistic environment
What is Kagan Cooperative Learning?
Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics
Learning Lodge Academy students will develop a deep understanding of science and mathematics concepts with an extended STEM instructional block and engineering specials.
Students will engage in unique hands-on learning projects using the Engineering Design Process to: investigate, design, construct, test, and modify challenges. Students will showcase their learning experiences by sharing them with the community.
ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS
Learning Lodge Academy students will develop critical thinking and literacy skills.
Instruction will provide students a unique skillset of tools and strategies to: develop word attack skills, expand vocabulary, deepen comprehension and enhance critical, creative and technical writing.
Literacy learning opportunities will leave a memorable impression on students, leading them to make remarkable accomplishments, within and beyond the school.
Problem Solving, Critical Thinking, Creativity, Engineering Design Process
Research, Presentations, Publishing, Keyboarding
Team Sports, Health, Wellness
Art & Culture, Creative Masterpieces, Famous Artists, Elements of Art, Graphic Art & Design
Composers & Musicians, Reading Music, Instruments, Audio Engineering
Learning Lodge Academy offers a variety of clubs based on teacher and student interests each semester.
These clubs are designed to provide students with practical extracurricular activities that will help advance their educational growth in a fun, social environment. By participating in these groups, students are able to apply what they learn to real-world situations and activities. Some of the clubs offered at our school include:
A Capella Club
Crocheting and Weaving Club
Reading with Food
Creative Writing Groups
No matter what your child is interested in, there are always fun activities that they can enjoy. To learn more about our extracurricular groups, or to discuss our overall approach to learning, reach out to our office. We are always happy to answer any of your questions.
Teaching the Importance of Teamwork
By participating in one of our many clubs, our students learn the importance of working together to achieve common goals. Teamwork is essential in many aspects of our lives, and by building a strong social foundation early on, students are able to thrive and succeed in our group activities. Additionally, by joining our club activities, students will also develop their communication skills while having lots of fun.