Jr/Sr High School

 

Jr/Sr High School

Click on a course name for a syllabus for that course. Download the entire course guide here.

Acting Out Theater Class(Grades 6th and up) Class – We will practice getting into character through charades and Reader’s Theater. We will perform at the Talent Show!

American Literature – This class introduces students to more than seventy authors in a study that connects the authors’ lives and beliefs as revealed in their writings with the corresponding literary periods. Class fee: None

Art Creations (7th grade+) – Students will engage in various art genres such as watercolor, pencil drawing, still life, chalk pastels, and ceramics with air dry clay. Class fee: $15/year or $5/trimester

ASL Conversations: (6th grade+) -Focusing on ASL grammar and dialogue, this course is for students with a strong vocabulary base who wish to advance in ASL structure. Class fee: None

ASL Intermediate (4th grade+) -This course is geared towards those who have already taken ASL. This course is for intermediate students interested in expanding their ASL vocabulary and grammar. Class fee: None

Chemistry (9th – 12th ) – This course will be an advanced high school level college prep chemistry credit. Students will look at concepts and applications of Chemistry. Pre-requisite: Algebra 1. Class fee: $30

Cookie DecoratingThis class will teach the different decorating techniques for that special occasion or just for fun! Class Fee: $5

Foundations of Finance(9th – 12th grade) – This class will use Dave Ramsey’s curriculum Foundations of Finance. Students will watch videos and follow along in their workbooks.  Class fee: $15

General-Science (7th +) – We will cover all of the textbook as we explore the world of science! We will do labs in class along with a review of the text readings. PLEASE read syllabus! Class fee: $15

Government and Economics (10th – 12th)– This is a one half year credit exploring U.S. Government. The second half of the year, students will learn Biblical teachings about economics and the history of the U.S. Economy. Class fee: None

Language Arts TLP – Jr. High(6th – 8th grade) – This class is a literature-based program that will be used to teach Language Arts. All of the activities are inspired by a novel. As well as the vocabulary, spelling, grammar, writing and critical thinking skills. Novels: 1st trimester Carry On Mr. Bowditch; 2nd trimester FG The Phantom Tollbooth & Island of the Blue Dolphin; 3rd trimester – TBD. Class fee: $5/trimester

LEGO Robotics (Ages 9 – 14) Students will learn about the “robotics” part of an international program that deal with real life issues. Students will design, build and program the LEGO Mindstorm robots to complete tasks “missions” on an official challenge mat used in FLL- FIRST® Lego League’s Robot Games.

TLP-High School-Language Arts (9th – 12th grade) – This class is a literature-based program that will be used to teach Language Arts. All of the activities are inspired by a novel. As well as the vocabulary, spelling, grammar, writing and critical thinking skills. Novels and Study Guides:     1st trimester: HOBBIT; 2nd trimester: The Giver; 3rd trimester – TBD   Class fee: $5/trimester

 Mystery of History vol 4 (MOHv4) (6th grade+) – This middle and high school class will cover wars of independence to modern times. From 1708 to 2014, we will be studying the violence of this era as well as the artists, inventors, writers, and humanitarians who contributed toward the “soul” of mankind. Class fee: $15/year

Rope and Survival Skills.  (6th grade and up). We will be learning a lot of rope knots and different uses for them. We will look at what is essential for survival in any given situation, and discuss and create tools that are needed for survival.  Class Fee: $5

Super-Fun-Athletic-Games! (6th grade+) – This class will begin with some energetic fun warm-ups (derived from our Danish gymnastics background). And each week we will play a new, rather unconventional, active gymnasium game designed to get your body moving while having tons of fun! Class fee: None

 

Yearbook Club (9th +) Class fee: None