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Track 1, K-3, Class Descriptions

ART: , K-3rd

55 min. class, 30 weeks, Alison Roach

THIS CLASS QUALIFIES FOR Co-op & Tutor CONTINGENCY PLANS

Embark on a journey to discover and enjoy art! We will study famous artists, as well as some of God’s creatures and other living matter for inspiration. We’ll visit art in other countries, historical to contemporary. And of course we’ll draw, paint (watercolor, tempra), use colored pencils, and other colorful materials to experience skills and methods in creating our art. There will be 2-D art as well as a 3-D project or sculpture, etc. Let’s get started exploring and learning the important elements of art together!

Pre-Requisite:

  1. Parents rotate assisting/helping during class time; number of rotations depending upon final enrollment.
  2. Families must supply the following: 2 black sharpies- one ultra fine and one fine, along with a pair of scissors for each of their students (be sure to write family name on the scissors).

Supply fee of $30 for the year covers: papers, pencils, watercolor, tempra, glue, daily supplies, etc.

Projects vary from year-to-year; class can be taken more than once!

Cost: Early Registration = $240/year ($250 effective August 15th). 

A late fee of $10.00 will be added effective August 15, 2021, to the class cost; registration fee also increases on that date.

$30.00 Supply Fee. A check for the supply fee must be made payable to Alison Roach on the first day of class.


IEW PREP: EARLY WRITING FUN, K-3rd

55 min. class, 30 weeks, Nancy Djerf

THIS CLASS QUALIFIES FOR Co-op & Tutor CONTINGENCY PLANS

The beauty and delight of words is the basis of this early experience in creative writing. Primary students will learn to make impressive word choices, follow patterns in language, and create stories and illustrations. Projects are adjusted to the ability of the child. Parental involvement includes in-class scribes and encouragers! Many children's books are read aloud to reveal the wonder of the written word. This course will prepare students IEW classes in the future. Early Writing Fun is the way to begin the successful journey to creativity and mastery of language art skills by experiencing unique and exciting assignments! The assignments rotate on a 3-year basis, so this class can be taken up to 3 consecutive years.

Cost: Registration = $230/year ($240 effective August 15th).

A late fee of $10.00 will be added effective August 15, 2021, to the class cost; registration fee also increases on that date.


SCIENCE FUN!, K-2nd

55 min. class, 30 weeks, Heather Whyte

THIS CLASS QUALIFIES FOR Co-op & Tutor CONTINGENCY PLANS

Scientists in kindergarten through second grade will have fun exploring God's creation with this fun and hands-on science curriculum! The school year will be divided into 5 topics, each 6 weeks in length. During class, students will be engaged in science labs, projects, games and other activities while learning about birds and reptiles, earth science, simple machines, STEM challenges and nutrition/health/movement. There will be at least one demo per class and typically also a hands-on activity for each student. It is sure to be a memorable year of learning about this amazing world God has given us!

No text is required for this class.

This class rotates on a 3-year basis, so a child can take it for 3 consecutive years without repeating any of the programs!

Cost: Registration = $250/year ($260 effective August 15th)

A late fee of $10.00 will be added effective August 15, 2021, to the class cost; registration fee also increases on that date.

$30.00 Supply Fee. A check for the supply fee must be made payable to Heather Whyte on the first day of class.


Gym Time: Skills & More, K-3rd

55 min. class, 30 weeks, Samantha Munzke

THIS CLASS QUALIFIES FOR Co-op & Tutor CONTINGENCY PLANS

Gym Time: Skills and More will set the wiggles in motion! Focus will be to engage the body, mind and spirit in activities that introduce and solidify specific skills common to kids' activities. Individual, paired and group activities will be experienced. There will be a Bible verse each month to guide us on our activities for the month.  And we’ll reinforce healthy habits for gym and everyday life, individual effort and fun!  Outdoor activities in the fall and spring (weather dependent) will be included with indoor activities in the winter. Are your kids ready to have fun? Good! See you in class.

** Loose fitting clothing (shirts must be long enough to remain tucked in for some activities), weather appropriate for outdoor or indoor gym, sneakers and good heavy socks required.

Cost: Registration = $215/year ($225 effective August 15th).

A late fee of $10.00 will be added effective August 15, 2021, to the class cost; registration fee also increases on that date.

$20.00 Supply Fee. A check for the supply fee must be made payable to Teach Homeschool Support Organization on the first day of class.