1-2 Visual "Artz" **ALMOST FULL**
Teacher:  Mary Johnson
Description: Every class is filled with age-appropriate hands-on activities that broaden art knowledge. Students discover that each artist has a unique and distinctive style including-themselves!  We believe it is important to introduce students to many different mediums and various techniques so they have the skills needed to express their creativity. This course covers a wide variety of projects including acrylic, tempera and watercolor painting, clay sculpting, graphite, colored pencil and oil and chalk pastel drawing, multimedia collaging and a few surprises! We also study and recreate famous works of art. 
Join us for a year filled with art activities, projects, and fun! The Supply/Copy fee covers all art materials for each class.  Grades are based on classroom attendance and participation.  This course does not regularly utilize Engrade. 
Maximum:  14 students
Supply/Copy Fee:  $32.00 (includes all supplies)
Tuition Fee: $345.00 per year/$34.50 per month

1-2 Language Arts  
Teacher: Brooke Miller
:This class will introduce young learners to the wonderful world of language arts.  Students will increase retention and use of phonetically sorted, high frequency words through weekly sound/word activities. They explore the rules and structure of our language, including recognizing sentences, telling and asking sentences, capitalizing proper nouns, nouns, verbs, pronouns, contractions, compound words, using I, me, we, us, they, them correctly, and more.  Students will also investigate main ideas and supporting details. By the end of the year, students will have the tools to write short paragraphs. To add joy to our journey, we will read several picture books and enjoy some fun activities in class to go along with the theme of the story.  Monthly “book talks” will motivate students to read even more books as they hear the recommendations from each other. We will work together to reach our goal of reading 100 books and celebrate with an ice cream party! This class is designed to excite and encourage your young one.
Text:  Grammar & Punctuation, Grade 1
Books:  Each month students will select a book of their choice and reading level to read at home and then share with the class in our monthly “Book Talks”.  Various picture books and poems will be provided by the teacher for enjoyment in class.
Copy/Supply Fee: $30
Tuition Fee:  $345 per year/$34.50 per month

1- 2 Science 
Teacher:  Kristin Brown
We will be using A REASON FOR SCIENCE which will  introduce and explore topics in science including Life Science, Earth Science and Physical Science.  Fun hands on activities are used to ask and answer questions and develop a love of experimentation and learning. Class will involve discussion, problem solving and activities, home study will involve some reading and scripture connection.  Small journaling may be completed in class or at home depending on time.  There will be minimal homework, but you will be able to follow up with each topic as you decide. There is NO BOOK for at home use!  Work pages needed will be sent home each week.
 Text: Included in COPY FEE below. 
Copy Fee: :  $60 This includes all materials!  A Workbook (lab book) plus all materials needed for experiments. ** NOTE:  I will be looking for ways to reduce this cost, but this is the best price I can find at the moment!  
Tuition Fee: $345 per year/$34.50 per month

1-2 Social Studies 
Teacher:  Kristin Brown
Description:  This class will focus on learning social studies ideas and concepts to build a foundation for future studies of geography, culture, and history.  Concepts may include community, citizenship, government, map skills, American symbols, culture, and holidays, economics and history. 
Texts:  Me on the Map, Scholastic Success with Maps Grade 1, & Pearson My World SocialStudies “Making our Way”
Copy Fee:  $25
Tuition: $345 per year/$34.50 per month

1st -4th Grade Enrichment Re-Imagined!  
Teacher:  Joy Moody
Description:  This fun class will use the Five in a Row Curriculum as its resource. Throughout the year, we will complete unit studies based on children's literature. Each unit will involve crafts and activities for hands-on learning. In addition to reinforcing the story, the activities will also touch on core subjects to help make cross connections in our learning.  Parents will receive optional activities they can complete at home, but there is no assigned homework.  Make this fun class work for you and your home education journey!
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Copy Fee:  $25
Tuition:  $345 per year/$34.50 per month