​ACADEMICS

Classes

How Formed: Classes are formed by a parent proposing to teach a subject and then submitting a proposal to the appropriate class coordinator. After Board approval, class is placed into the next available schedule for the agreed semester.

Who Teaches: Every class will have a teacher and at least one co teacher able to teach in the event of the teacher’s absence.

How Many Children: The maximum class size will be determined by the teacher and proposed to the class coordinator, for Board approval.

What is taught: All curriculums must be proposed to the class coordinator, for Board approval and must not teach against our statement of faith.

​ACADEMICS

Classes

How Formed: Classes are formed by a parent proposing to teach a subject and then submitting a proposal to the appropriate class coordinator. After Board approval, class is placed into the next available schedule for the agreed semester.

Who Teaches: Every class will have a teacher and at least one co teacher able to teach in the event of the teacher’s absence.

How Many Children: The maximum class size will be determined by the teacher and proposed to the class coordinator, for Board approval.

What is taught: All curriculums must be proposed to the class coordinator, for Board approval and must not teach against our statement of faith.

SPRING 2020 CLASSES

Classes

How Formed: Classes are formed by a parent proposing to teach a subject and then submitting a proposal to the appropriate class coordinator. After Board approval, class is placed into the next available schedule for the agreed semester.

Who Teaches: Every class will have a teacher and at least one co-teacher able to teach in the event of the teacher’s absence.

How Many Children: The maximum class size will be determined by the teacher and proposed to the class coordinator, for Board approval.

What is taught: All curriculums must be proposed to the class coordinator, for Board approval and must not teach against our statement of faith.

Hour 1

Sight Words-PreK-1st

                   Teacher-Megan Taylor

                   Assistant-Carissa Spray

Beginning Logic-2nd-4th Grade

                   Teacher-Caytie Seeds

                   Assistant- Karie Chance

 

Drama-all ages

                   Teacher- Christy Brunk

                   Assistant-Donna Mangis

 

 

 

Biographies and Autobiographies-5th Grade and up

                    Teacher- Shannon Chance

                    Assistant-Mylinda Smiley

Hour 1 Class Descriptions

Sight Words: Introducing words and letter forms

Beginning Logic: Students will problem solve their way through interesting situations and scenarios, usually working with a partner or in groups. Must be able to read.

 

Drama: This class is for anyone wanting to show their talents on stage! Don’t want a singing or speaking part but still want to be involved? We need you too!  This will be a fun class focused on performing a short play! Play will be determined based on how many kids sign up.

 

(No upfront cost, however there may be small things needed for props. These can be discussed with each family depending on the part of the child involved) 

Biographies and Autobiographies: This is a literature class using biographies and autobiographies. We will read about great men and women who have made significant contributions to society through intellect and faith in God. Class time will be used for discussion and homework will be reading the books. Cost depends on whether or not you buy the books we will be reading.

Hour 2

What's In the Bible-PreK-1st

                   Teacher-Megan Taylor

                   Assistant-Carissa Spray

World Geography-2nd-4th Grade

                   Teacher-Donna Mangis

                   Assistant-Christy Brunk

Strategic Board Games-5th Grade and up

                   Teacher-Caytie Seeds

                   Assistant-Karie Chance

Anatomy & Physiology-6th Grade and up

                    Teacher-Mylinda Smiley

                    Assistant-Shannon Chance

 

Hour 3

Dr. Seuss Crafts-PreK-1st

                   Teacher-Caytie Seeds

                   Assistant-Shannon Chance

Tuttle Twins-2nd Grade and up

                   Teacher-Christy Brunk

                   Assistant-Megan Taylor

Fine Arts-3rd-6th Grade

                   Teacher-Karie Chance 

                   Teacher- Donna Mangis

Civics 2-6th Grade and up

                    Teacher- Mylinda Smiley

                    Assistant-Carissa Spray

2nd Hour Class Descriptions

What's In The Bible: a video series that goes through the entire Bible in a fun, entertaining, yet informative way.

World Geography:  we will travel to at least 12 countries. We will learn about people and places around the world.

Fee: $4 for printing and craftes

Strategic Board Games: We will learn how to play a mix of classic and strategic board games

Anatomy & Physiology: We will continue to tackle different systems in the human body. Our goal is to understand more about what God designed and why He designed them that way. We will come to appreciate the amazing human body God has created. This class will be at a high school level and there will be homework if we are to accomplish our goals. This is a year-long course, already started last fall. Admission for new students will be made at the teacher's discretion.

Cost: $35 Purchase of book. This is an estimated cost. Each student will need to purchase their own book. It is available on many sites including christianbook.com and Amazon. It may be cheaper if you purchase a used copy.

3rd Hour Class Descriptions

Dr. Seuss Crafts: Each week we will read a Dr. Seuss book complete a corresponding craft.

Tuttle Twins: Until now, freedom-minded parents have had little to no educational material to teach their children the core concepts of liberty. The Tuttle Twins series of books helps children learn about political and economic principles in a fun and engaging manner. With colorful illustrations and a fun story, your children will follow Ethan and Emily as they learn about liberty! In this class we will read the books together and then discuss and do fun activities to reinforce what we have read! 

Fee: $3 

Fine Arts: we will cover art study, composers, poetry and bible memorization, and nature notebooks.

Civics 2: Continuing the discussion last semester inspired by the 100 questions on the American naturalization test, we will be approaching our history through a timeline and focus on specific and significant figures in American history. Meet George Washington, Ben Franklin, Harriet Tubman and more as we walk through the formation of this amazing country in which we reside.

4th Hour Class Descriptions

Storytime: we will enjoy books, songs, and a snack

Fee: $3

What's Bugging You?: This class will teach students about the most common insects. There will be hands-on games, crafts, and other activities. We will even try some bug snacks.

Fee: $10

And Then: a story starter for all ages, even those who can't write. They will be able to dictate to their adult and then they can illustrate it.

Dance: Much like previous semesters of dance we will start with new and old line dances, group dances, and eventually progress to couples' dances. Previous experience is not needed, but participation is required. This class is not for observation only.

Round Table Discussion: This class combines research, writing, presentations, and debate. At the teacher's discretion students are allowed to pick a topic (preferably controversial), research it thoroughly, make a presentation to the class, with a discussion to follow. Full participation is required.

Hour 4

Storytime-PreK-1st Grade

                   Teacher-Donna Mangis 

                   Assistant-Christy Brunk

What's Bugging You?-Kindergarten-3rd

                   Teacher-Carissa Spray

                   Assistant-Karie Chance

And Then- All ages

                   Teacher- Megan Taylor

Dance-2nd Grade and up

                   Teacher-Mylinda Smiley

                   

Round Table Discussions-5th Grade and up

                    Teacher-Shannon Chance

                    Teacher-Caytie Seeds

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