Art Basics is for students ages 12 & up. Students enrolled in this course will experience weekly group classes that feature topics including the color wheel, shapes, lines, textures, perspectives, balance, principles of art, and more. Students will engage in weekly art activities and learn information that allows them to practice artistic techniques. Students will also receive homework to practice and expand on the weeks
Life Skills includes exploring strategies from the 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teen and will also give students insight into their strengths to help them discover future career possibilities. Students will learn how to zero in on their favorite skills and apply that knowledge to get the most out of their school & learning goals. Also, students will learn personal finances, including how to manage their money, saving, understanding financial terminology & how to purchase stocks.
In Photography Basics, students will become familiar with a camera and its basic operation and features. Topics included in the study are: Camera Types; Camera Parts; Digital Cameras; Lenses; Film; Composition; Lighting; Point of View and Angles; Each topic is broken into one or several lessons
Videography Basics is an entry-level course that will serve as an introduction to basic video/film/audio production. The goal of the course is for the student to develop the ability to capture great video images and audio, and to be able to edit those two elements together to tell a story. During the course each student will be taught the basic understanding of operating a video camera., the basic principles of how to capture great video and audio, and much MUCH more!
Science Experiments in Action is for students ages 12 & up. Students enrolled in this course will learn the scientific method through real life, hands-on activities and explore the three branches of science during weekly laboratory activities. This STEM based course will allow student to dive into the wonderful world of science feet first! Students will also receive homework to practice and expand on the weeks concept.
Students enrolled in this course will experience weekly group classes that will teach the basics of Spanish conversation and improve pronunciation along with increasing vocabulary and grammar. Students will learn basic Spanish through activities, assignments & in class games.
Cooking Basics is for students ages 12 & up. Students enrolled in this course will learn the basics of kitchen safety, organization, vocabulary, skills, and clean-up. After which they will jump into kid-friendly recipes for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Students will also receive homework to practice and expand on the weeks concept (this is not a requirement).
(BEGINNERS) Piano Fundamentals features 2 sections - one for students ages 8- 12 and the other for students age 13 & up. Students enrolled in this course will experience weekly group classes of 30 minutes of basic piano theory which includes musical note and symbol recognitions, proper hand positions on keys, names of the keys, and learning simple melodies, followed by 30 minutes of piano instruction.