Kindergarten - 3rd Grade

Kindergarten students must be age 5 by September 1, 2016.

FEE: $50

 Science: Animals (1 hour)

DESCRIPTION: 


Animals are a fascinating part of God's creation. Students will gain a deeper understanding and appreciation through hands-on activities and games. We will explore animals in winter & animal tracks (with cool replicas). We will dive into animal food chains and webs with a variety of hands-on materials and plenty of games to help solidify the learning process.


TEACHER:

Lori Holtorf has provided many hands-on classes for fellow homeschoolers over a 15 year span. Her favorite learning experiences to bring to the children are science, art history and country studies. In her spare time she enjoys time with her family (husband- Dave , 3 children, 7 grandchildren) ,quilting and organizing.


  


 Beginner's Spanish  (1 hour)

DESCRIPTION:  

We will cover various topics such as: greetings/introductions, seasons/weather, numbers, food, colors, and more. We will also discuss music, culture and food. Weekly newsletter will have resources and pronunciation guide.



TEACHER:  

Clarissa Rice has an undergraduate degree from University of Northwestern St. Paul in Spanish Language. She taught for two years before pursuing her Master's of Education in K-12 Spanish in Missouri. She also worked for three years as a Spanish interpreter at a non-profit in Kansas City. She finished her Master's in time to stay home with her two kiddos and is dappling in homeschooling her oldest, a preschooler. She loves all things Spanish and is excited to share her passion in the homeschool community!



PUBLIC SPEAKING (20 minutes)

DESCRIPTION: One time during the session, each student will have the opportunity to share in front of their class about a a favorite pet, family outing, special project, interesting information about a historical place, something they're studying, etc.

VOLUNTEER TEACHER: SAME AS GYM TEACHER

GYM (40 minutes)

DESCRIPTION: Fun group & skill games

VOLUNTEER TEACHER:      K-1st: Wendy Speary
                                            1st-2nd: Tenille Rounds
                                            2nd-3rd: Jamie Miller