Middle School

  • {SPRING} Effective Reading, Note Taking, and Study Skills – gr 8+ - Description: This one semester course prepares the student for the rigors of high school and college courses. It is a modified version of the course this instructor teaches at the university level. This class  teaches advanced reading and study techniques to increase reading speed, comprehension and retention abilities. The student will learn how to more … Continue reading {SPRING} Effective Reading, Note Taking, and Study Skills – gr 8+
  • Apologia General Science – gr 7+ - This course is designed to be the student's first systematic introduction to the sciences. Although it can be used for 8th grade (especially if the student has recently left the public schools), it is typically used best in the 7th grade.
  • Apologia Physical Science – gr 8+ - This is a perfect course designed to be the last science course a student takes before high school biology.
  • Institute for Excellence in Writing 1- gr 3+ - The IEW program builds a great foundation by introducing a structure that students can use to express their thoughts in a logical and meaningful way.
  • Institute for Excellence in Writing 1- gr 3+ [FULL] - The IEW program builds a great foundation by introducing a structure that students can use to express their thoughts in a logical and meaningful way.
  • Institute for Excellence in Writing 2 – gr 5+ [FULL] - IEW II students will learn to write five paragraph essays (including intro, conclusion, and bibliography), creative writing, reports from multiple sources, writing from pictures, and advanced dress-ups.
  • Middle School English – gr 6-8 - Experience all aspects of Language Arts in this literature based course. Discover plot, characterization and other literary elements with engaging literature.
  • MS Geography – gr 6-8 - Description: Want your middle school student to know more about the world God gave us?  Know how to use a map and atlas?  Students will learn physical aspects about each continent such as name and location of its highest mountain, longest river, widest dessert, most populated area, and more.  We will explore 3-5 cultures found … Continue reading MS Geography – gr 6-8
  • MS Spanish – gr 6-8 - We will use music, art, stories, and other fun activities to introduce vocabulary, conversation, and a great love for this beautiful language and the cultures it comes from. Middle school students will also learn basic grammar that will help them in any High School Spanish courses.
  • MS World History – gr 6-8 - Description: From Adam to Us is a Middle School World History and Literature course designed to bring history to life. Major events will be used to provide a framework for understanding the chronology of world history. We will explore the world’s created wonders and how they influenced history and culture, study world landmarks, get to … Continue reading MS World History – gr 6-8
  • Pre-Algebra – gr 7+ - Pre-Algebra eases the transition from arithmetic to algebra. Algebraic expressions and linear equations are applied throughout a thorough review of operations on integers, fractions, decimals, percents, and radicals.
  • Studio Art for Teens – gr 8+ - This course is designed for teens who are interested in drawing and painting. They can be a beginner as well as advanced artists, because they will be working on individualized drawings and paintings.