Semester Classes & Dates

SEMESTER DATES

 

High School- January 16th – May 8th

Elementary- January 30th – April 24th

**No Class**- March 13th- Spring Break

 

View Current Schedule Here: SPRING 2023 CLASSES.pdf

 

To Enroll: Click on the “Class Enrollment Form” at the bottom of this page. You must already be a member of WWHM to enroll.

ENROLLMENT IS OPEN ON:

    • November 25th (Friday) –  Coordinators
    • December 5th (Monday) – Teachers
    • December 12th (Monday)- Current Families that are members of WWHM
    • December 16th (Friday)- New Families that became members of WWHM for the NEW semester

 

ENROLLMENT CLOSES:

  • December 20th (Tuesday) – Early Enrollment Ends, Lose $5 after today
  • December 25th (Sunday) – Last day to ENROLL, $20 late fee after today
  • January 1st (Sunday) – Any changes result in a $20 fee

**PLEASE NOTE: ALL FEES ARE PER SEMESTER**

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3 Year Olds and PreK

Teacher: Wendy Greer

Description: We will be doing a variety of preschool activities and crafts. Our theme will change weekly. We will read, do crafts, play games and have an occasional snack.

Class Length: 12 weeks

Prerequisites: None

Book: None

Supplies: None

Fees: $15

Teacher: Kristi Fair

Description:Teaching the foundations of early math through games, manipulatives reading and worksheets.

Class Length: 12 weeks

Prerequisites: None

Book: None

Supplies: Pencils, colored pencils and crayons.

Fees: $5

Teacher: Alex Willems

Description:We will play games and run around in this active play class. Red Light Green Light, Parachute games and so much more!

Class Length: 12 weeks

Homework: None

Prerequisites: none

Book: none

Supplies: None

Fees: $5

Teacher: Ashley Zorn

Description: Learn the alphabet while having fun making zoo animals with different art supplies.

Class Length: 12 weeks

Homework: None

Prerequisites: None

Book: None

Supplies: Finger paints

Fee: $10

Teacher: Ed Blanchette

Description: This course will cover the major events of the book of Exodus and seek to communicate to the student the amazing ability of God to work to bring about a great deliverance and reveal a great purpose for the lives of each of us as people. Among the lessons we’ll consider will be the life of Moses, the ten plagues of Egypt, the parting of the Red Sea and much more.

Class Length: 12 weeks

Prerequisites: None

Homework: 0-30 minutes

Book: None

Supplies: Crayons, a folder for coloring pages

Fees: $5

Teacher: Cherise Eutsler

Description: We will learn through play! Activities will include listening to stories, making crafts, and playing with items such as blocks, sensory tubs, playdough, a parachute, and various other toys. We'll work on counting, letters, name recognition, fine motor skills, gross motor skills, and more.

Class Length: 12 weeks

Homework: None

Prerequisites: none

Book: none

Supplies: Crayons, scissors, glue sticks

Fees: $8

Teacher: Carrie Corliss

Description: Letters, numbers, snacks, and games!

Class Length: 12 weeks, year long

Prerequisites: None

Book: None

Supplies: None

Fees: $5

Teacher: Andrea Johnson

Description: This class will be full of reading, singing, movement, art, fun, and lots of learning, as we cover all the basics like letters, numbers, colors, shapes, seasons, days of the week, feelings, manners, and more!

Class Length: 12 weeks

Prerequisites: None

Book: none

Supplies: None

Fee: $10

Art and Crafts

Teacher: Wendy Greer

Description: We will be doing a variety of preschool activities and crafts. Our theme will change weekly. We will read, do crafts, play games and have an occasional snack.

Class Length: 12 weeks

Prerequisites: None

Book: None

Supplies: None

Fees: $15

Teacher: Erin Dodson

Description: Freeplay class with PlayDoh.

Class Length: 12 weeks

Prerequisites: none

Book: none

Supplies: none

Fee: $5

Teacher: Andrea Johnson

Description: Let's be creative, get messy, and have fun making art!

Class Length: 12 weeks

Prerequisites: none

Book: none

Supplies: Paint shirt

Fee: $10

Teacher: Rashelle Conkling

Class Length: 12 weeks

Description: This course will focus on getting comfortable with watercolor painting techniques and enjoying the process of painting. We will also discuss the basic materials, tools, techniques as well as color and value.

Homework: None

Prerequisites: None

Book: None

Supplies: Pencil

Fee: $27

Bible

Teacher: Ed Blanchette

Description: This course will cover the major events of the book of Exodus and seek to communicate to the student the amazing ability of God to work to bring about a great deliverance and reveal a great purpose for the lives of each of us as people. Among the lessons we’ll consider will be the life of Moses, the ten plagues of Egypt, the parting of the Red Sea and much more.

Class Length: 12 weeks

Prerequisites: None

Homework: 0-30 minutes

Book: None

Supplies: Crayons, a folder for coloring pages

Fees: $5

Teacher: Kaye Obermeyer

Description: There is no other book more valuable to us than The Bible, God's Holy Word! God wrote It as our Guidebook for Life, and there is nothing but the Truth included inside Its covers. We will spend our class time learning about the history of The Holy Bible, from Its origin to the present. From this study, we will grow in knowledge about the stories, heroes, obedience, love, feasts, Angels, languages, etc. We will follow timelines and maps as we journey through the history of this Book and will recognize that the Greatest Hero of all, Jesus Christ, is found all the way through, from Genesis to Revelation.

Class Length: 16 weeks, year long

Homework: none

Prerequisites: None

Book: Bible KJV

Supplies:Bible: KING JAMES VERSION, Journal, pencil

Fees: $30

Dance and Drama

Teacher: June Johnson

Description: Middle School Drama is a "doing" class. There will be drama games and improv
scenes during each class session to give the students more experience on stage. They will review basic acting techniques and stage terminology, and work on some scripted scenes.

There is no textbook, but the students will be expected to take notes and keep all handouts. Returning students are encouraged, and new students will be welcomed.

*This class can be taken 1 or 2 semesters.

Class Length: 16 weeks

Prerequisites: None

Homework: 0-30 minutes

Book: None

Supplies: Folder, pen or pencil

Fees: $35

Teacher: June Johnson

Description:High School and advanced middle school students are invited to join the class. We will review theater, and work on some advanced acting techniques. There will be lots of improvs, some scripted scenes , theater games, and perhaps some surprises. There will be no textbook, but students will be expected to keep all handouts

*This class can be 1 or 2 semesters.

Class Length: 16 weeks

Prerequisites: None

Homework: 0-30 minutes

Book: None

Supplies: Folders, pen or pencil

Fees: $35

Economics

Teacher: Carrie Corliss

Description: Foundations in Personal Finance teaches middle school students about money. This video-driven class weaves together humor and real-life stories to educate and reinforce sound principles for managing money.

Students are empowered and equipped to make smart financial decisions! Teens who have taken Foundations in Personal Finance have gone on to do things like buy their first car with cash, save up a $500 emergency fund, and graduate from college completely debt-free! These students took the lessons to heart and changed their lives because of it.

Class Length: 12 weeks

Prerequisites: None

Homework: 1-2 hours

Book: Foundations in Personal Finance: Middle School Edition Text https://www.ramseysolutions.com/store/education/foundations-in-personal-finance-middle-school-homeschool-student-text

Supplies: Pen, folder and Foundations in Personal Finance Student Text (in link above)

Fees: $10

Teacher: Kaye Obermeyer

Description: This one-semester course explains the key concepts of economics and what they mean, guiding students to become better stewards of the money God provides and become informed contributors to the economy on personal, household, local, national, and international levels.

Class Length: 16 weeks

Prerequisites: None

Homework: 4 or more hours

Book: EXPLORING ECONOMICS, Curriculum Package and Student Review Pack, both by Ray Notgrass (www.notgrass,com)

Supplies: Book package (above), pencils, notebook paper (college rule, NO spiral notebooks please) 3-ring binder for paper, etc.

Fees: $30

Foreign Language

Teacher: Cherise Eutsler

Description: We will work on pronunciation of Spanish sounds, and learn basic words such as colors, numbers, animals, etc. It will be helpful for students to review their words at home throughout the week.

Class Length: 12 weeks

Prerequisites: None

Homework: 0-30 minutes

Book: None

Supplies: 100 ct pack of 3x5 note cards (lined or blank), pencils, markers, crayons, scissors, glue sticks

Fee: $10

Teacher: Kay Drake

Description: This class is designed to be an introduction to American Sign Language for younger students Grades 1-5 or for those students who wish to refresh their skills. Each week 10-20 signs and phrases will be taught. There will be lots of review to ensure learning and proficiency. It will be a springboard for those wishing to continue learning American Sign Language. All class materials will be provided. Students will need to provide folders for class handouts.

Class Length: 12 weeks

Homework: 1-2 hours

Prerequisites: None

Book: none

Supplies: Pencils and folder

Fee: $15

Teacher: Elizabeth Fisher

Description: Hebrew Beginnings is a Hebrew introductory course focusing on the Hebrew Aleph-Bet, the use of Hebrew words in Scripture, and the Hebrew Names of God.

Students will study the Hebrew Aleph-Bet including pictographs and numbers. Students will study the Hebrew forms of many of the Names of God. Students will learn how to use hebrew4christians.com to study Hebrew and to learn more about the history and meaning of Hebrew letters and words.

Students will also learn how to use blueletterbible.org to study the Bible, specifically how to find the Hebrew words and roots from which the text has been translated into English in the Old Testament.
Students will also discover some of the typologies of Jesus found in the Old Testament.

Class Length: 12 weeks, year long

Prerequisites: None

Homework: 0-30 minutes

Book: None

Supplies: Loose leaf paper in a binder or a spiral-bound notebook, pencils with an eraser, 100 (3”x5”) UNLINED notecards

Fees: $20

Teacher: Kay Drake

Description: In this language immersion-class, students will learn the beautiful language of American Sign Language and Deaf culture. As the class progresses, less voice will be used to enable students to have practical use of the skill they are learning. Each student will need a copy of A Basic Course in American Sign Language by Tom Humphries, Carol Padden, and Terrence J. O'Rourke. It is available on Amazon.com, new or used.

Class Length: 16 weeks, year long

Homework: 0-30 minutes

Prerequisites: None

Book: none

Supplies: A Basic Course in American Sign Language by Tom Humphries, Carol Padden, Terrence O'Rourke.

Fee: $40

Teacher: Kay Drake

Description: This class will continue to build on the skills students learned in American Sign Language 1. Opportunities will be given to interact with the Deaf to enhance skills. The majority of the class will be in ASL, with limited voice. This will sharpen students' skills in not only knowing ASL but will also give them a greater understanding of ASL syntax. Each student will need a copy of A Basic Course in American Sign Language. It is available new or used on Amazon.

Class Length: 16 weeks

Homework: 1-2 hours

Prerequisites: Successful completion of ASL1 or able to demonstrate an equivalent skill level

Book: none

Supplies: A Basic Course in American Sign Language by Tom Humphries, Carol Padden, Terrence O'Rourke.

Fee: $40

History

Teacher: Michelle Blanchette

Description: This is a year long class. We will watch two episodes of Liberty's Kids each week then talk for the remaining of the class about what was watched. This provides four weeks extra (because there are 40 episodes) so intermingled during the year we will have projects we will complete.

Class Length: 12 weeks, year long

Prerequisites: None

Homework: None

Book: None

Supplies: Pillow if desired.

Fees: $15

Teacher: Penny Webster

Description: So many famous Kansans!! We are continuing our study into the new semester. WE will learn about more famous people and maybe even take a field trip!

Class Length: 12 weeks

Homework: 0-30 minutes

Prerequisites: None

Book: None

Supplies: 3 prong pocket folder & pencils

Fees: $35

Teacher: Ashley Schooley

Description: This is a continuation from 1st Semester “Ancient History” as we work through The Good and Beautiful History Year 1 curriculum. We will learn about The Middle Ages through The Renaissance time periods using different learning mediums such as crafts, dramatizations, games and out loud stories. 1st semester Ancient History is NOT required prior to taking this class.

Class Length: 12 weeks

Homework: None

Prerequisites: None

Book: None

Supplies: Pencil, colored pencils or crayons, scissors

Fees: $15

 

Home Economics

Teacher: Emma Parker

Description: Beginning sewing is for the absolute beginner. Students will learn the basics of sewing, such as, using their sewing machine, hand sewing, and starting on easy sewing projects that will advance as the semester progresses.

Class Length: 16 weeks

Homework: none

Prerequisites: none

Book: None

Supplies: Sewing machine, pins, fabric marking pencils, sewing scissors, sewing tape measure, and stitch ripper. They will also need fabric for sewing projects throughout the semester.

Fees: $35

Teacher: Emma Parker

Description: Beginning Sewing 2 is for students that have taken Beginning Sewing 1 and have learned all the basic skills needed for more advanced projects.

Class Length: 16 weeks

Homework: none

Prerequisites: none

Book: None

Supplies: Sewing scissors, pins, sewing tape measure, stitch ripper, sewing machine, and fabric marking pencils. The students will also need fabric throughout the semester for their sewing projects.

Fees: $35

Teacher: Vanessa McGuire

Description: Just above entry level. Familiarity with chain, single, half double and double crochet stitches encouraged.

Class Length: 16 weeks

Homework: none

Prerequisites: none

Book: none

Supplies: Crochet hook (size I, 5.5 mm), stitch markers, yarn needle, practice yarn will be provided, yarn for projects will need to be purchased at that time.

Fee: $5

Teacher: Emma Parker

Description: Advanced sewing is for students that have taken Beginning Sewing 1 and/or 2. They will continue to learn more advanced skills such as reading and understanding a pattern, taking proper measurements for clothing, and continuing to better their sewing skills. Students may take one or both hours.

Class Length: 16 weeks

Prerequisites: Beg. Sewing 1 and/or 2.

Book: none

Supplies: Sewing scissors, pins, sewing tape measure, stitch ripper, sewing machine, and fabric marking pencils. The students will also need fabric throughout the semester for their sewing projects.

Fee: $35

Language Arts

Teacher: Allison Wilcox

Description: We will read a wide variety of literary selections including old and new picture books and poetry. We will make inferences, learn vocabulary, and discuss text to self and text to world connections. We'll also complete comprehension activities or crafts related to the books we read each week.

Class Length: 12 weeks

Prerequisites: none

Book: none

Supplies: Crayons, glue stick, scissors and a pencil

Fee: $5

Teacher: Ashley Zorn

Description: Learn the alphabet while having fun making zoo animals with different art supplies.

Class Length: 12 weeks

Homework: None

Prerequisites: None

Book: None

Supplies: Finger paints

Fee: $10

Teacher: Penny Webster

Description: We will work together to learn how to use proper grammar when speaking and when writing.

Class Length: 12 weeks

Homework: 0-30 minutes

Prerequisites: None

Book: None

Supplies: 3 prong pocket folder & pencils

Fees: $35

Teacher: Jennifer Morris

Description: We will focus on 8 parts of speech. What they are, how to identify them, and use them in sentences.
We will utilize songs, games, and worksheets to make learning fun.

Class Length: 12 weeks

Prerequisites: None

Books: None

Supplies: Pencils and crayons

Fee: $20

Teacher: Kristi Fair

Description: A laid back book discussion group for students wanting to talk about books.

We will be reading 5 YA novels: Echo Mountain by Lauren Wolk, To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee, Pride & Prejudice by Jane Austen, The Book Thief by Markus Zusak and A Day No Pigs Would Die by Robert Newton Peck.

We WILL NOT be reading in class together, so students need to come prepared with the assigned chapters read (and reviewed) to discuss in class.

These books tackle heavy subjects so maturity and a minimum 6th grade reading comprehension level is needed.

Class Length: 16 weeks

Homework: 1-2 hours

Prerequisites: None

Book: All the books listed. Available at the library.

Supplies: All the books listed.

Fees: $5

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

Teacher: Catherine Menefee

Description: This class for high schoolers will introduce students to two different genres of creative writing: fiction and poetry. Students will read examples of excellence in each genre and will produce their own creative work, with time throughout the semester to share writing with others. Homework will include reading and writing. This class will not involve academic writing assignments (like essays), but the skills practiced in this class will make academic writing easier and more polished.

Class Length: 16 weeks

Prerequisites: None

Homework: 0-30 minutes

Book: None

Supplies: Notebook, writing utensils, a laptop if desired

Fees: $15

Teacher: Heather Montgomery

Description: Students will learn how to organize, prepare, and deliver quality public speeches. Students will study how to actively persuade, inspire, inform, and engage an audience through public speaking.

Class Length: 16 weeks

Prerequisites: none

Homework: 1-2 hours

Book: none

Supplies: Folder. Notebook. Pencil.

Fee: $10

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

Math

Teacher: Shanna Sommers

Description: We will have fun learning math. Some skills we will focus on are non standardized measurements (length, capacity, weight), fractions, 3D shapes, money, graphs and telling time.

Class Length: 12 weeks

Prerequisites: Must be able to count to 50, count 30 items and know basic shapes

Book: none

Supplies: Pencil, crayons and glue stick

Fee: $5

Teacher: Penny Webster

Description: This class is for beginning multiplication students and also for those who are more advanced. We do multiplication facts, more advanced multiplication and then we delve into division. All while laughing and having fun.

Class Length: 12 weeks

Homework: 0-30 minutes

Prerequisites: None

Book: None

Supplies: 3-prong pocket folder & pencils

Fees: $25

Teacher: Kay Drake

Description: Pre-Algebra builds on the math skills students have learned in Basic Arithmetic. It will give 7th-8th grade students the foundation needed to succeed in Algebra I. Using the Abeka curriculum, each student will need a text book and a test/quiz book.

(The best option I found is at Abeka.org. The Pre-Algebra Homeschool Student Kit is only $53.80.) Families with multiple students in the class may opt to purchase one textbook as all work is done on paper. A syllabus will be provided with lesson plans and reference charts.

Class Length: 16 weeks, year long

Homework: 1-2 hours

Prerequisites: None

Book: none

Supplies: Abeka Homeschool Student Kit for Pre-Algebra $53.80; folders for homework/quizzes for test review

Fee: $50

Teacher: Kay Drake

Description: Building on Pre-Algebra, Algebra I students will learn skills needed to successfully complete the math portion of the ACT test. An emphasis is placed on word problems so 9th-12th grade students will learn how to apply algebra to everyday situations.

Each student will use the Abeka curriculum and will need a text book and a quiz/test book. (The best price I found is on the Abeka.org website. The Algebra I Homeschool Student Kit is only $61.60.) Families with multiple students in the class may opt to provide one textbook as problems will be worked on paper.) A syllabus will be provided with lesson plans and reference charts.

Class Length: 16 weeks, year long

Homework: 1-2 hours

Prerequisites: Successful completion of Pre-Algebra

Book: none

Supplies: Abeka Homeschool Student Kit for Algebra I $61.60; folders for homework/quizzes for test review; graph paper; color pencils (optional)

Fee: $50

Music

Teacher: Davette Dean

Description: This will be an introduction class to music. We will explore music through movement, listening and using our voices. We will also learn about popular music from different genres.

Class Length: 12 weeks

Homework: 0-30 minutes

Prerequisites: None

Book: None

Supplies: Glue sticks, scissors, colored pencils or crayons

Fees: $7

Teacher: Chesley Jagears

Description: This class will teach beginners piano using the Piano Adventures series.

Two students per hour will be taught piano. One student will have a piano lesson while the other works on something quietly (drawing, knitting, reading, etc.), then the students will switch.

Students should practice at home daily to receive the full benefit of the class. Practice takes around 20 minutes a day, though more practice is encouraged.

Parents must purchase the Piano Adventure books. They will be contacted upon enrollment to determine which books. (Age level and piano experience will be taken into account, Piano level 3 (early intermediate) is where this class will stop). Each level has 3-4 books. They can be bought locally or online for about $7 each--used books are fine except for theory books.

*The teacher is Chesley Jagears, a junior in high school, who has had more than 5 years of piano. She wants to do this full-time when she graduates and has been encouraged by her current piano teacher to start now. At $5 a lesson, this is a steal of a deal for WWHM coop classes only. Chesley intends to offer piano class at WWHM next year. Current students will get preference for the next semester(s).

** The teacher holds the right to discontinue lessons with a student who won’t respect the other student’s lesson time during co-op piano class.

Class Length: 16 weeks

Homework: 2-3 hours

Prerequisites: none

Book: none

Supplies: Must have a piano at home for practice. One spiral notebook specifically reserved for piano class. Piano Adventures books.

Fee: $80

Physical Education

Teacher: Alex Willems

Description:We will play games and run around in this active play class. Red Light Green Light, Parachute games and so much more!

Class Length: 12 weeks

Homework: None

Prerequisites: none

Book: none

Supplies: None

Fees: $5

Teacher: Aaron Parker

Description: PE with organized sports activities as well as health and fitness.

Class Length: 12 weeks

Homework: None

Prerequisites: none

Book: none

Supplies: Athletic shoes

Fees: $5

Teacher: Aaron Parker

Description: PE with organized sports activities as well as health and fitness.

Class Length: 12 weeks

Homework: None

Prerequisites: none

Book: none

Supplies: Athletic shoes

Fees: $5

Teacher: Aaron Parker

Description: PE with organized sports activities as well as health and fitness.

Class Length: 16 weeks

Homework: None

Prerequisites: none

Book: none

Supplies: Athletic shoes

Fees: $5

Science

Teacher: Rebecca Bible

Description: Hands on science activities and experiments based on the television show.

Class Length: 12 weeks

Homework: None

Prerequisites: None

Book: none

Supplies: 3 ring binder to stay in class, pencils, scissors, crayons, stick glue

Fee: $5

Teacher: Wendy Greer

Description: In this class we will be learning all about rainforests. We will learn about plant life, animals, insects and more.

Class Length: 12 weeks

Prerequisites: none

Homework: none

Book: none

Supplies: Scissors, glue stick, pencil, something to color with

Fee: $15

Teacher: Rebecca Bible

Description: Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math based activities and challenges.

Class Length: 12 weeks

Homework: None

Prerequisites: None

Book: none

Supplies: 3 ring binder to stay in class, pencils, scissors, crayons, stick glue

Fee: $5

Teacher: Sarah Struthers

Description: We will explore how plants, people, and animals are designed using Masterbooks science curriculum.

Class Length: 12 weeks, year long

Homework: None

Prerequisites: None

Book: None

Supplies: Pencils, crayons, markers, scissors

Fee: $30

Teacher: Becca Ruby

Description: Dive into the ocean world with marine biology! We'll look at ocean zones and marine life including reptiles, fish, sharks and mammals. Each class day will incorporate a craft, video and/or experiment.

Class Length: 12 weeks

Homework: None

Prerequisites: none

Book: none

Supplies: Scissors, glue stick, pencil, something to color with

Fee: $10

Teacher: Donna Neely

Description: This is a hands-on class where we will explore the complex relationships between living things and the environment. We will take a look at the different cycles, webs and chains in the world around us. We will discuss animal behaviors as well as the balance of nature. Students will also be introduced to some key figures in history who impacted the field of ecology. We will end the semester talking about ecology and conservation.

Class Length: 12 weeks

Homework: None

Prerequisites: none

Book: none

Supplies: Pencil, colored pencils, scissors, glue and glue stick

Fee: $20

Teacher: Chris Hutson

Description: Students will construct paper roller coasters for marbles with printed templates on card stock paper. This is a similar idea to pre-fabricated marble track kits. They will be given a base, paper templates to cut and fold and tape to put it together. Look up "paper roller coasters" on the web for examples. Student will be required to transport the device to and from home each week. They may need to spend time at home on construction as well.

Class Length: 12 weeks

Homework: 0-30 minutes

Prerequisites: None

Book: None

Supplies: Folder for paper templates, scissors, ball point pen

Fee: $20

Teacher: Donna Neely

Description: This is the first of two semesters of life science. Although this is a year-long class, each semester stands alone. First semester we will be learning how organisms are classified into groups based on their characteristics. Second semester, we will be covering human body systems. There will be lab activities including some dissecting. There will be some homework assignments.

Class Length: 16 weeks, year long

Homework: 0-30 minutes

Prerequisites: none

Book: none

Supplies: Pencil/pen, scissors, lab apron/shirt, three ring binder

Fee: $25

Teacher: Chris Hutson

Description: We will go deeper into issues related to conservation, captive care and studying Amphibians and Reptiles in nature. The first semester class was an overview of many different types but it is not required to take Amphibians and Reptiles 2. This class will move towards learning practical skills related to Amphibians and Reptiles.

Class Length: 16 weeks

Homework: None

Prerequisites: None

Book: None

Supplies: Folder for handouts, pencils

Fee: $10

Teacher: Sandra Cowsill

Description: High School biology, including experimentation and dissection. This class is 2-hrs per class day for the full year.

Class Length: 16 weeks, year long

Homework: 2-3 Hours

Prerequisites: General elementary science is advisable

Book: Exploring Creation with Biology, Apologia Publishers. Wile & Durnell 2nd Ed.

Supplies: Dedicated notebook

Fee: $130 (per student, per semester)

{Your final receipt will show a $100 class fee and a $30 lab fee.}

Teacher: Sandra Cowsill

Description: High School biology, including experimentation and dissection. This class is 2-hrs per class day for the full year.

Class Length: 16 weeks, year long

Homework: 2-3 Hours

Prerequisites: General elementary science is advisable

Book: Exploring Creation with Biology, Apologia Publishers. Wile & Durnell 2nd Ed.

Supplies: Dedicated notebook

Fee: $130 (per student, per semester)

{Your final receipt will show a $100 class fee and a $30 lab fee.}

Teacher: Emily Jackson

Description: This is a 2 hour class. Friendly Chemistry is a High School level chemistry course that utilizes course work, games, activities and labs to teach scientific concepts. This is the first of two semesters of chemistry instruction.

Class Length: 16 weeks, year long

Homework: 2-3 hours

Prerequisites: Basic Algebra

Book & Manipulative Set:  Friendly Chemistry Student Edition A: Guide to Learning Basic Chemistry 4th edition by Joey Hajda and Lisa B. Hajda

Supplies: Pen/pencil, Calculator (not a phone please), dedicated notebook

Fees: $50 (per student, per semester)

Teacher: Emily Jackson

Description: This is a 2 hour class. Enroll in FIRST AND SECOND hour.

Friendly Chemistry is a High School level chemistry course that utilizes course work, games, activities and labs to teach scientific concepts. This is the first of two semesters of chemistry instruction.

Class Length: 16 weeks, year long

Homework: 2-3 hours

Prerequisites: Basic Algebra

Book & Manipulative Set:  Friendly Chemistry Student Edition A: Guide to Learning Basic Chemistry 4th edition by Joey Hajda and Lisa B. Hajda

Supplies: Pen/pencil, Calculator (not a phone please), dedicated notebook

Fees: $50 (per student, per semester)

Social Studies & Sciences

Teacher: Vanessa McGuire

Class Length: 12 weeks, year long

Description: In this class, we will use crafts and hands on activities to learn about different countries around the world. We will learn about their flags, customs, foods, and more!

Homework: None

Prerequisites: None

Book: None

Supplies: Markers, scissors, glue stick

Fee: $15

Teacher: Ed Blanchette

Description: This course is intended to examine briefly the purpose of the executive branch of the United States and more directly the office of the president. This course will then examine the first 11 presidents of the United States and give a brief overview of their lives, time in office, achievements, contributions and controversies surrounding their term(s) {if any}. The goal of this class is to provide insight into the role of the president, learn from their impact on our country (history and direction) and inspire the students to seek to serve their nation.

Class Length: 12 weeks

Homework: 0-30 minutes

Prerequisites: none

Book: none

Supplies: A folder for assignments and handouts

Fee: $15

Teacher: Kaye Obermeyer

Description: Students will take a guided tour of what elected officials and everyday citizens do to keep America running. They will learn about government on the federal, state, and local levels; study American ideals and symbols; what it is like to be a fireman, a police officer, and the president of the United States of America; respect for our community, state, and country; and about their rights and responsibilities as a citizen.

Class Length: 16 weeks, year long

Prerequisites: none

Homework: 2-3 hours

Book: none

Supplies: Uncle Sam and You Curriculum Package, and the Student Workbook/Lesson Review books from Notgrass History, 1-800-211-8793. Pencil & notebook paper.

Fee: $30

Teacher: Stephanie Lamkins

Description: Join Constitutional experts and advocates for the original intent of our founding documents, in this one-of-a-kind course on the meaning and purpose of the Constitution! You'll go article-by-article through the Constitution and the Bill of Rights, and learn about executive orders, recess appointments, the Electoral College, the powers of Congress and the President, freedom of religion, and much more.

Class Length: 16 weeks

Prerequisites: None

Homework: 0-30 minutes

Book: Constitution Alive! Workbook with Rick Green.

https://shop.wallbuilders.com/product/constitution-alive-a-citizens-guide-to-the-constitution-workbook-only/

Supplies: Paper, pencil, above book and notebook.

Fees: $10

Teacher: Leah Hendershot

Description: **Open to Fall 2022 Students Only**

Logic is the study of the principles of correct reasoning. To be logical is to think rightly, and to draw reasonable conclusions from the available information. Intro to Logic will cover logic, critical thinking, identifying fallacies and practicing logical arguments from a Biblical perspective.

This course is year long, will be graded and receive high school credit. Homework will be required.

We will use Masterbooks' Intro to Logic by Jason Lisle. You do NOT need the curriculum pack.

Class Length: 16 weeks, year long

Prerequisites: none

Homework: 1-2 hours

Book: Masterbooks' Intro to Logic by Jason Lisle. You do NOT need the curriculum pack. Available on Masterbooks.com or Christianbook.com.

https://www.masterbooks.com/introduction-to-logic

Supplies: Intro to Logic student book, college rule notebook and pencil

Fee: $15

Technology

Teacher: Rebecca Bible

Description: Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math based activities and challenges.

Class Length: 12 weeks

Homework: None

Prerequisites: None

Book: none

Supplies: 3 ring binder to stay in class, pencils, scissors, crayons, stick glue

Fee: $5

Teacher: Jennifer Ebner

Description: Students will have the opportunity to compete on courses designed by WSU Colleges of Engineering Shocker MINDSTORMS coaches and demonstrate what they have learned to industry professionals and WSU representatives in presentations, interviews, displays and notebooks.

Returning students will have first choice to be on the team for the 2022 fall/2023 spring semesters.

This year the class will be for a FULL YEAR with competition at Wichita State University in the spring semester.

Parent involvement will be REQUIRED.

Class Length: 16 weeks, year long

Prerequisites: Willingness to work hard and learn together as a team.

Homework: 0-30 minutes

Book: none

Supplies: Pencils and notebook paper

Fee: $35

Other

Teacher: Cherise Eutsler

Description: We will learn through play! Activities will include listening to stories, making crafts, and playing with items such as blocks, sensory tubs, playdough, a parachute, and various other toys. We'll work on counting, letters, name recognition, fine motor skills, gross motor skills, and more.

Class Length: 12 weeks

Homework: None

Prerequisites: none

Book: none

Supplies: Crayons, scissors, glue sticks

Fees: $8

Teacher: Tasha Dugo

Description: Students will use inferencing and critical thinking to solve a different mystery each week.

Class Length: 12 weeks

Prerequisites: none

Book: none

Supplies: Pencils, binder

Fee: $10

Teacher: Jennifer Morris

Description: We'll play a variety of games and have fun.

Class Length: 16 weeks, year long

Prerequisites: None

Book: None

Supplies: None

Fees: None

Teacher: Ashley Enns

Description:Work as a team to produce a fun yearbook!

Class Length: 16 weeks, year long

Prerequisites: none

Homework: none

Book: none

Supplies: Laptop computer brought to class each week and to use at home.

Fee: $10

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