Into the Wardrobe (3rd-6th)

Teacher: Erin Dodson

Description: This is a study of CS Lewis’ “The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe.”

Class Length: 12 weeks

Prerequisites: none

Book: Teacher provides

Supplies: Pencil, crayons, scissors, glue

Fees: $10

English Grammar, Writing & Lit: Middle School (6th-8th)

Teacher: Kaye Obermeyer

Description: This course is structured around grammar skills including parts of speech, sentence structure, and mechanics (punctuation, capitalization, spelling, etc.), all of which will be used with writing skills in composition, short stories, essays, reports, and oral presentations. There will also be a literature unit included each semester.

Class Length: 16 weeks, year long

Prerequisites: none

Homework: 2-3 hours.

Book:Rod and Staff English Handbook, call (606) 522-4348 to order

Supplies: Pencils, notebook paper, 3-ring binder

Fees: $30

English Grammar, Writing & Lit: High School (9th-12th)

Teacher: Kaye Obermeyer

Description: This course is structured around grammar skills including parts of speech, sentence structure, and mechanics (punctuation, capitalization, spelling, etc.), all of which will be used with writing skills in composition, short stories, essays, reports, and oral presentations. There will also be a literature unit included each semester.

Class Length: 16 weeks, year long

Prerequisites: none

Homework: 4 or more hours

Book: Rod and Staff English Handbook, call (606) 522-4348 to order

Supplies: Pencils, notebook paper, 3-ring binder

Fee: $30

Writing Research Papers (9th-12th)

Teacher:Catherine Menefee

Description: This course will focus on writing a detailed and well-supported research paper using MLA Format for source citations. Course goals include understanding and practicing the research process, developing note-taking skills, practicing synthesis of source material, and mastering essay structure. Class sessions will be focused on discussion of new material, and the class will involve a considerable homework load mostly focused on research and writing. Assignments will include a few short papers that will help students complete the final large research project in smaller increments. The class will leave students well prepared for college Comp 1.

Class Length: 16 weeks

Prerequisites: None

Homework: 4 or more hours.

Book: None

Supplies: Notebook & pencil/pen required, laptop or tablet preferred. Will need reliable computer and internet access outside of class.

Fees: TBD