Category Archives: Resources


Multitasking in Students


Multitasking isn’t new. What is new is the endless amounts of entertainment and information they are receiving. Social media is at an all time high and the driving force behind distracted students.  As many as 60% of students watch tv or use social media while doing their homework. Many of these students don’t seem to […]

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Homework and Stress, is it Time for an After School Tutor?


Not long ago, it was enough to send children to school clean, well fed and clothed. Teachers resented parents who asked too many questions. Nowadays, parents and children are both getting stressed over homework. It is not just a child’s responsibility, it becomes the responsibility of the parent. For most children in primary grades, homework […]

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Back to School – How to Kickstart Your School Year


Summer goes by so quickly and gone are the days of no schedules and free time. By mid-September, students have settled into their classes and started to receive homework and assignments. Below is a list of ways to get through the first month and set your student up for success.   Get back to a […]

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Preparing for Back to School


It may seem early to start thinking about the dreaded ‘S’ word…..back to school and back to routine. If you’ve been enjoying your summer and making outside fun a priority, it’s not too late to catch up on some summer extracurricular learning. Children can lose up to an average of 2 months of reading and writing skills, which means […]

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Ease Homework Pain With These Tips


Suddenly there isn’t as much play time…it’s homework time. And homework time isn’t always enjoyable. Here are some tips to ease homework pain. LEARN CONCEPTS AT AN EARLY AGE You don’t have to wait until the subject is taught in school to teach your child. This is when it’s helpful to get a tutor to […]

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5C Golf Tournament


5C Golf Tournament coming soon! Come out and support some East Richmond kids! Registration is open and limited to the first 36 foursomes. This is a great way to get involved in your community while helping kids in need.         

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Year End Letter


  It’s that time again! The school year is coming to an end.  It has been a busy and very rewarding school year for 5C teachers and students. Thank you for giving us the opportunity to work with your children. They have been an absolute pleasure to teach and we have enjoyed watching them improve […]

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Spring Break closure


We would just like to remind you that 5C Learning will be closed March 16-29th for Spring Break. We hope you all have a restful break and some great family time. 5C re-opens on Monday, March 30th.  

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It’s Pink Shirt Day!


Bullying is becoming a major problem in our schools, workplaces, home and the internet. Some people see it as their ‘right’ -required in order to deal with the tough realities of life. At 5C Learning, we focus on inclusion, acceptance, respect for self and others and academic success. We foster a safe learning environment where […]

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