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3-4 Visual "Artz" 
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.  
Maximum:  14 students
Supply/Copy Fee:  $32.00 (includes all supplies)
Tuition Fee: $345.00 per year/$34.50 per month


3-4 Language Arts 

Teacher: Brooke Miller
Description: This combination class is sure to get the creative juices flowing.  As students read novels from various genres, they will begin to look for common characteristics.  What makes a “good story”? What literary elements does an author use? We will explore these topics as well as build comprehension skills through reading a variety of nonfiction articles. Students will become proficient in the writing process as they practice writing a variety of age-appropriate genres including creative, narrative and expository.  Games and activities will be used to introduce new skills including pre-writing exercises, sentence structure, proper paragraph form, adding descriptive detail and self-editing. Students will have opportunities to collaborate in class presentations. Grammar usage and mechanics will be incorporated as well as a study on the parts of speech. Mini-lessons and activities will be used to introduce concepts in bite-size pieces.  The goal for this class is to encourage a love for reading and to build knowledge and confidence for budding authors!
Text:  Easy Grammar: Grade 3 Student Workbook & Grade 3 Test Book AND Reading Detective Beginning, Grades 3-4 (Critical Thinking Company)
Novels: The Boy on the Porch by Sharon Creech,  The Carpenter's Gift: A Christmas Tale by David Rubel,  The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane by Kate DiCamillo, and a nonfiction book of the student’s choice.
Copy/Supply Fee:  $30
Tuition Fee: $345.00 per year/$34.50 per month


3-4 Science  *ALMOST FULL*
Teacher:  Holly Hood
DescriptionGet your homeschool student excited about science! Science 4 provides age-appropriate scientific information about concepts such as the characteristics of living things, insects and spiders, plants, forces and machines, electricity and magnetism, and the digestive and skeletal systems. Throughout the course, your child will be encouraged to think critically about science and to approach science from a biblical worldview. Class time will be spent participating in hands-on activities, experiments, and fun review games.
Text: BJU Science 4 Text and Activity manual (4th edition)
**quiz and test booklet optional for at home use.
Supply Fee: $30
Tuition Fee: $345.00 per year/$34.50 per month


3-4 Grade History/Social Studies 
Teacher: Kristin Brown
Description:  This year is going to focus on World Geography: Continents, Countries and Culture
We will be using a variety of resources to learn more about our world. We will explore topics like the
people, the food, the holidays, the history of countries on each continent. We will have hands on
mapping activities to learn more about where places are found on the globe, we may try food, crafts or
literature from these places. Each student will complete a notebook that will provide you the
opportunity to look back and remember about the places you hear about in the Bible and on the news.
 Text:  TBA
Copy Fee: $40
Tuition Fee: $345.00 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!
Text: 
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Copy Fee:  
$25
Tuition: 
$345 per year/$34.50 per month



  
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