2017-18 Classes Line-Up

sign-up-button-mdAll classes take place in the vicinity of Bountiful High School. Contact instructor for more details. Fill out this form to reserve a spot. A $10 non-refundable deposit for each class is due by August 1, 2017 to secure your spot. PayPal to bountifulcreeksidelearning@gmail.com or e-mail for details on mailing a check.


Voyagers to Eureka! Math (THURSDAYS, 9:30-11:30, ages 10+, Instructor: Jennifer Lunceford, Cost $168/12 weeks, $336/all year, class-size maximum: 8) Another 12-week session will be held in the Winter/Spring semester, same cost and number of weeks. Class full. Waiting list.

Come on an amazing math quest to discover intriguing places and ancient peoples and their victories in mathematics and science.  Share understanding while engaging in hands on activities that invite in-depth reasoning and questioning.  Develop skills to effectively communicate and make connections in history, science and art. Prerequisites: Basic computational skills, completion of 5th grade math. Weekly homework. Contact: Jennifer Lunceford, auntjiff@gmail.com (Jennifer has both teaching and law degrees, lots of teaching experience, and has a passion for teaching math in a deep and engaging way to kids.)

 


Writer’s Workshop (THURSDAYS, 12:30-2:30 pm, ages 10+, Instructor: Marcee Monroe Ludlow, Cost $168/12 weeks, $336/all year, class-size maximum: 12) Another 12-week session will be held in the Winter/Spring semester, same cost and number of weeks. Class full. Waiting list.

Gain confidence and excitement as a writer as we write in the narrative, expository, and persuasive genres. We’ll have fun revising, talking about audience, and polishing paragraphs. Diagnose your own grammar ills and take home your own Writer’s Toolbox to help fix your writing in, out, and beyond class. Weekly writing assignments and some reading. Encouraged to complete a short, daily journal prompt. Contact: Marcee Ludlow, anonaly@gmail.com (Marcee Monroe Ludlow graduated from BYU with a degree in English and an emphasis in Creative Writing and received an MA from University of Texas at Austin in English and Rhetoric with a focus on teaching writing. She has taught writing at BYU, UT, and the College of Southern Idaho. She has taught many different subjects to many ages and in many capacities as a homeschool mom, a co-op teacher, and a community education instructor. Her heart belongs to the middle school age group.)


Field Trip Biology/Microbiology (TUESDAYS, 10 am-12 pm, ages 11+, Instructor: Lance Conrad, Cost $168/12 weeks, $336/all year, class-size maximum: 12) Another 12-week session will be held in the Winter/Spring semester (Field Trip Physics & Field Trip Chemistry), same cost and number of weeks. Class full. Waiting list.

The perfect weekly meet-up to complement your life science studies at home and inspire your child. Second, fourth, and sixth week classes will be field trips. We’ll focus on botany, human anatomy, cell science, microorganisms, and lab practices. Weekly memorization (key concepts and terms) and reading assignments. Parent transportation help required on at least one field trip. Contact: Lance Conrad, conradlit@gmail.com OR Kara Kisby, bountifulcreeksidelearning@gmail.com (Lance is an author, motivational speaker, kitchen scientist, and jack-of-many-trades whose love of knowledge and learning is infectious.)


Cultural, Situational, and Environmental Awareness (TUESDAYS, 12:30-2:30 pm, ages 11+, Instructor: Lance Conrad, Cost $168/12 weeks, $336/all year, class-size maximum: 12) Another 12-week session was held in the Fall semester (Geography & World Awareness/America’s Wars), same cost and number of weeks.

Trainees will be progressing through a whole range of life and interpersonal skills throughout the semester, from having famous quotes and quips at the ready, to gaining confidence in social situations, to understanding the psychology of and best course of action in a dangerous situation, to harnessing what nature provides for survival. We’ll learn how to read the signs in our immediate geography, consider the technologies and social systems of various civilizations, and increase our cultural literacy as we consider the best that humanity has produced in philosophy, art, and literature. Get ready to consider, compete, and conquer! There will be some memorization and reading challenges, a few take-home projects and some in-class presentations. Contact: Lance Conrad, conradlit@gmail.com OR Kara Kisby, bountifulcreeksidelearning@gmail.com (Lance is an author, motivational speaker, kitchen scientist, and jack-of-many-trades whose love of knowledge and learning is infectious.)


Thursday Electives

Group Sports & Games Instructor: Kara Kisby (Thursdays, 10 am-11:30 am, ages 7+, 8/24 Basketball; 8/31 Badminton; 9/7 Kickball, 5/3 TBD, 5/10 TBD, 5/17 TBD $5 supply fee + $5/session, session fee waived if parent stays & plays)

Forest School Instructor: Kara Kisby (Thursdays, 10 am-11:30 am, ages 8+, 9/14 Games & Building; 9/21 Games & Ecology; 9/28 Games & Arts & Crafts, $30 for 3 weeks)

Art Adventures Instructor: Skye Rosdahl (Thursdays, 10 am-12 pm, ages 8+, 10/5, 10/12, 10/26, 11/2, 11/9, 11/16, cost $84)

Drawing Instructor: Skye Rosdahl (Thursdays, 2:45-4:00 pm, ages 10+, 9/21, 10/5, 10/12, 10/26; cost $35)

Service Days (Thursdays, 10 am-11:30 am, ages 8+, 11/30 Manna Bags; 12/7 Elderly Visits, contributions of time and supplies welcome)

Music, Movement, & Memorization Instructor: Julia Jennings (Thursdays, 10 am-11:30 am, ages 7+, 3/8, 3/15, 3/22, 3/29, 4/12, 4/19: cost $65)

Contact: Kara Kisby, bountifulcreeksidelearning@gmail.com


sign-up-button-mdAll classes take place in the downtown Bountiful area. Contact specific class instructor for more details. Fill out this form to reserve a spot. A $10 non-refundable deposit for each class is due by August 1, 2017 to secure your spot. PayPal to bountifulcreeksidelearning@gmail.com or e-mail for details on mailing a check.

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