All tutors at the Nessy Center are highly trained, have years of experience, and are skilled in a variety of different programs including Orton-Gillingham, Barton Reading & Spelling, Nessy, Rave-O, and more.
Nessy Reading & Spelling is an internet-based program developed by a team of specialist teachers and psychologists.
100 independent learning lessons spread over ten engaging islands utilise the Orton-Gillingham approach to reading & spelling. Each island consists of a series of lessons composed of strategy videos reinforced with games and worksheets which teach fundamental reading & spelling skills. Lessons emphasise phonemic awareness, phonics, blending, sight words, fluency, spelling, vocabulary and comprehension.
Writing Beach offers a unique and engaging way to help children aged 7-14 to understand the building blocks of written language whilst having fun. Learn hard to grasp concepts such as descriptive writing, punctuation, grammar, sentence structure, paragraphs and story writing.
Writing Beach breaks these skills down into small, manageable stages. It’s the perfect accompaniment to Nessy Reading & Spelling.
Nessy Numbers uses strategies to develop an understanding of core mathematical concepts. Learn multiplication at the tables of doom! Learn how to tell the time as you help save Miss Minute and Mr Hour!
Difficult mathematical concepts are broken down into manageable stages, explained in a way that's easy to understand with fun, educational videos to help make the lessons stick.
Nessy Fingers is the most fun you’ll have learning to touch type! The program takes you through 5 lessons covering the Home Keys and each portion of the alphabet teaching you how to touch type. Once you’ve played the lessons there are games to reinforce learning and a typing speed test for when you’ve mastered the skill. Collect trophies for completing all 5 lessons and coming first on the island races!