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Camp session: Book & Movie Club - Matilda (Focus Learning Academic Centre)

Book & Movie Club - Matilda

By: Focus Learning Academic Centre  
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Focus Learning Academic Centre

Program and Sessions Details:

  • Virtual program
  • Age 7 - 9 (Coed)
  • Specialized in Traditional (multi activity) , offers 3 activities
  • 0 session dates to choose from
  • Cost starting from $240
  • Special needs support not available


What is it about? - An in-depth book reading program that connects students with the stories. 

Who is it for? - Students who love to read and watch movies.

Why do we offer it? -To practice reading comprehension and critical thinking skills.

How is it taught? - In class: reading together, discussions, presentations, and comparison between the book to the movie; Homework: vocabulary and reading comprehension.


Author: Roald Dahl                                           Lexile Rating: S -840L

Book Summary: 
Matilda is a child of wondrous intelligence. But unfortunately she is different from the rest of her family. Ignored at home all the time, Matilda escapes into a world of reading, exercising her mind so much she develops telekinetic powers...


1. Identify characteristics & character development
2. Identify text to media connections

3. Book & Movie comparison


1. Reading comprehension and analysis
2. Theme exploration: Response to literature
3. Re-write the end of the story with YOU as an additional character

Session Dates and Locations:

Date TBD
Virtual Program,

Time TBD
Cost TBD


Recreational       Instructional       Intense or Competitive

Instructor lead (group)
Writing / journalism
Recreational       Instructional       Intense or Competitive

To practice reading comprehension and critical thinking skills.


Focus Learning Academic Centre  
Contact name:
Shelly Zheng

Phone number:
(416) 519-3285
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