Camp Carter Aims to Improve Students’ Reading Skills

campcarter1It’s camp time for students at Carter C Raymond Elementary in Lecompte. This is the 5th year for LSU of Alexandria to partner with the school for Camp Carter.

The morning camp is for first through 7th graders. It provides classroom instruction plus lots of physical education.   One major goal of the camp is to help these students improve their reading skills.

campcarter2These students are looking forward to a celebration day on Thursday. That’s when they’ll tell their families about their summer camp experiences.

Many instructors are LSUA education majors who are training for their future classrooms.

KLAX ABC 31 News 6/24/14