Fall 2017

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Fall 2017

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Explorer
Exploring level classes are entirely hands-on experiments and activities; there is minimal writing or reading and minimal or optional at-home work. No pre-requisite knowledge.

Discoverer
Discovering level classes are mostly comprised of hands-on experiments and activities; there is some writing, reading, and note-taking; at-home work, if assigned, will be limited in scope and duration. No pre-requisite knowledge.

Investigator
Investigating level class time includes activities, experiments, analysis, and discussions, as well as reading, writing, and note-taking; required at-home work is an integral part of the class and is usually assigned weekly. No pre-requisite knowledge.

Scholar
Scholar level class time will incorporate lecture, reading, writing, and note-taking, as well as activities, experiments, and guided conversations. Current events and social topics may be discussed. At-home work is an essential component of the class; outside of class, students should count on spending a significant amount of time reading, researching, and/or writing. Scholar level classes were designed for students who are reading and writing at or above grade level.

 

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Subject
Grade level

Monday

Discovering Globe Trotters: Western Hemisphere
Grade level 3, 4, 5
Teacher Amelia Howell
Discovering Creative Writing
Grade level 2, 3
Teacher Krista Brown
Discovering Physics: Energy, Forces, & Motion
Grade level 3, 4, 5
Teacher Carolyn Stange-Maffia and Linnea Perez
High School Algebra (twice/week)
Grade level 8, 9, High School
Teacher Jing Guo
High School World Literature & Composition 10-11 (twice/week)
Grade level 10, 11, High School
Teacher Amy Roberts and Lauren Vargas
Scholar Creative Writing: NaNoWriMo
Grade level 6, 7, 8
Teacher Dawn Spranger
Investigating The Story of Science: Newton at the Center
Grade level 5, 6, 7
Beginning Chess
Grade level 2, 3, 4, 5
Teacher Chess Masters
Morning Break
Art of Natural Science: An Interdisciplinary Course in Art and Science
Grade level 2, 3, 4, 5
Teacher Annette Stanley, Carolyn Stange-Maffia
High School Chemistry (twice/week)
Grade level 10, 11, High School
Teacher Stephanie Hodgson
High School Literature & Composition 9-10 (twice/week)
Grade level 10, 9, High School
Teacher Amy Roberts and Lauren Vargas
Investigating Adventures in Writing Poetry
Grade level 4, 5, 6
Teacher Natalie Knox
Investigating Globe Trotters: Western Hemisphere
Grade level 6, 7, 8
Teacher Amelia Howell
Math Enrichment: Conducting a Survey and Understanding Data
Grade level 6, 7
Teacher Kara Sarkar
Discovering Creative Writing
Grade level 2, 3
Teacher Krista Brown
Advanced Chess
Grade level 4, 5, 6, 7
Teacher Chess Masters
Lunch
Art of Natural Science: An Interdisciplinary Course in Art and Science
Grade level 5, 6, 7, 8
Teacher Annette Stanley, Carolyn Stange-Maffia
Beginning Sewing
Grade level 3, 4, 5
Teacher Demi Dusterhoft
High School Biology (twice/week)
Grade level 10, 9, High School
Teacher Linnea Perez, Susan Eichinger
High School World History (twice/week)
Grade level 10, 11, High School
Teacher Amy Roberts, Jocelyn Contestabile
Investigating the American Revolution
Grade level 4, 5, 6
Teacher Dawn Spranger
Investigating Marine Biology: Oceanography and Biotics
Grade level 6, 7, 8
Teacher Stephanie Hodgson and Linnea Perez
Robotics
Grade level 3, 4, 5
Teacher Kara Sarkar
Scholar Literature & Composition: Back to the Future
Grade level 7, 8
Teacher Lauren Vargas
Afternoon Break
Discovering Marine Biology: The Ocean World
Grade level 3, 4, 5
Teacher Stephanie Hodgson and Linnea Perez
Math Enrichment: Conducting a Survey and Understanding Data
Grade level 4, 5
Teacher Kara Sarkar
Scholar Chemical Interactions within the Ecosystem
Grade level 6, 7, 8
Teacher Susan Eichinger
Watercolor Painting
Grade level 10, 7, 8, 9
Teacher Annette Stanley
Computer Science: Java Programming in Eclipse with eIMACS
Grade level 6, 7, 8, 9
Teacher Josh Bullock
Intermediate Sewing
Grade level 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Teacher Demi Dusterhoft

Tuesday

Investigating American Government
Grade level 7, 8
Teacher Michelle Almeda
Investigating Anatomy & Physiology Part I
Grade level 6, 7, 8
Teacher Susan Eichinger and Raziya Shaikh
Mandarin (twice/week)
Grade level 2, 3, 4
Teacher Jing Guo
Theater Fun: Variety Show
Grade level 1, 2
Teacher Carolyn Stange-Maffia
Robotics
Grade level 3, 4, 5
Teacher Kara Sarkar
Discovering Creative Writing
Grade level 2, 3
Teacher Krista Brown
Investigating Literature Circle
Grade level 4, 5, 6
Teacher Dawn Spranger
Morning Break
Discovering Arbor Innovators: Simple Machines
Grade level 3, 4, 5
Teacher Stephanie Hodgson and Kara Sarkar
Exploring Literature
Grade level 1, 2
Teacher Krista Brown
Exploring Solids, Liquid, and Gases
Grade level 2, 3
Teacher Susan Eichinger and Fiorella Gardella
Investigating Forensics: It’s a Mystery, Sherlock!
Grade level 5, 6, 7
Teacher Carolyn Stange-Maffia
Mandarin (twice/week)
Grade level 5, 6, 7, 8
Teacher Jing Guo
Meet the Art Masters II
Grade level 4, 5, 6
Teacher Michelle Almeda
Scholar IEW: World History: Expository Writing
Grade level 6, 7, 8
Teacher Dawn Spranger
Lunch
Discovering Marine Biology: The Ocean World
Grade level 3, 4, 5
Teacher Stephanie Hodgson and Linnea Perez
Exploring Astronomy: Our Solar System
Grade level 1, 2
Teacher Kinsey Aragon
Investigating Creative Writing
Grade level 4, 5, 6
Teacher Dawn Spranger
Meet the Art Masters II
Grade level 2, 3, 4
Teacher Michelle Almeda
Pre-Algebra (twice/week)
Grade level 7, 8
Teacher Kara Sarkar
Scholar Environmental Science
Grade level 6, 7, 8
Teacher Fiorella Gardella
Realistic Drawing
Grade level 5, 6, 7, 8
Teacher Dave Maestrejuan
Afternoon Break
Investigating: Grammar and Syntax – Write Right!
Grade level 5, 6, 7
Teacher Kristen Fewel
Investigating IEW: Fables, Myths, and Fairy Tales: Expository Writing
Grade level 3, 4, 5
Teacher Dawn Spranger
Investigating Marine Biology: Oceanography and Biotics
Grade level 6, 7, 8
Teacher Stephanie Hodgson and Linnea Perez
Realistic Drawing
Grade level 5, 6, 7, 8
Teacher Dave Maestrejuan
Discovering US History, Part 1
Grade level 3, 4
Teacher Kinsey Aragon
Think Like A Mathematician: Ancients and World Cultures
Grade level 5, 6, 7
Teacher Kara Sarkar

Wednesday

Ceramics
Grade level 2, 3, 4
Teacher Gaby Ader
Discovering Life Science: Cells & the Unseen World of Microbes
Grade level 3, 4
Teacher Susan Eichinger and Robin Oliver
High School Algebra (twice/week)
Grade level 8, 9, High School
Teacher Jing Guo
High School World Literature & Composition 10-11 (twice/week)
Grade level 10, 11, High School
Teacher Amy Roberts and Lauren Vargas
Investigating the American Revolution
Grade level 4, 5, 6
Teacher Dawn Spranger, Michelle Almeda
Investigating Physics: Energy, Forces, & Motion
Grade level 6, 7, 8
Teacher Carolyn Stange-Maffia and Linnea Perez
Discovering Arbor Innovators: Simple Machines
Grade level 3, 4, 5, 6
Teacher Stephanie Hodgson and Kara Sarkar
Morning Break
Ceramics
Grade level 5, 6, 7, 8
Teacher Gaby Ader
Discovering Life Science: Cells & the Unseen World of Microbes
Grade level 4, 5
Teacher Susan Eichinger and Robin Oliver
Discovering Physics: Energy, Forces, & Motion
Grade level 3, 4, 5
Teacher Carolyn Stange-Maffia and Linnea Perez
High School Literature & Composition 9-10 (twice/week)
Grade level 10, 9, High School
Teacher Amy Roberts and Lauren Vargas
High School Chemistry (twice/week)
Grade level 10, 11, High School
Teacher Stephanie Hodgson
Scholar History of Trade and the World Economy
Grade level 6, 7, 8
Teacher Jocelyn Contestabile
Investigating Public Speaking
Grade level 5, 6, 7
Teacher Lauren Vargas
Exploring Literature Circle
Grade level 2, 3
Teacher Dawn Spranger
Lunch
Ceramics
Grade level 3, 4, 5, 6
Teacher Gaby Ader
High School Biology (twice/week)
Grade level 10, 9, High School
Teacher Linnea Perez, Susan Eichinger
High School World History (twice/week)
Grade level 10, 11, High School
Teacher Amy Roberts, Jocelyn Contestabile
Scholar Chemistry
Grade level 6, 7, 8
Teacher Stephanie Hodgson, Susan Eichinger
Theater Fun: Variety Show
Grade level 2, 3, 4, 5
Teacher Carolyn Stange-Maffia
Investigating Literature Circle
Grade level 4, 5, 6
Teacher Dawn Spranger
Discovering Arbor Innovators: Simple Machines
Grade level 3, 4, 5, 6
Teacher Stephanie Hodgson and Kara Sarkar
Afternoon Break
Beginning Sewing
Grade level 3, 4, 5, 6
Teacher Demi Dusterhoft
Beginning American Sign Language
Grade level 5, 6, 7, 8
Teacher Nancy Watson
Computer Science: Programming in Eclipse with C++
Grade level 10, 6, 7, 8, 9
Teacher Josh Bullock
High School Theatre: From Page to Stage
Grade level 10, 11, 12, 9, High School
Teacher Amy Roberts
Investigating Chemistry: Periodic Table of Elements
Grade level 4, 5, 6
Teacher Jocelyn Contestabile and Stephanie Hodgson
Investigating Writing Destinations: Enlightenment
Grade level 5, 6
Teacher Kara Sarkar
Scholar Early American Literature
Grade level 6, 7, 8
Teacher Amy Novak
Ceramics
Grade level 3, 4, 5, 6
Teacher Gaby Ader

Thursday

Ceramics
Grade level 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Teacher Gaby Ader
Exploring Solids, Liquid, and Gases
Grade level 1, 2
Teacher Susan Eichinger and Fiorella Gardella
Investigating The Election Process
Grade level 7, 8
Teacher Michelle Almeda
Investigating Forensics: It’s a Mystery, Sherlock!
Grade level 5, 6, 7
Teacher Carolyn Stange-Maffia
Investigating IEW: Fables, Myths, and Fairy Tales: Expository Writing
Grade level 3, 4, 5
Teacher Dawn Spranger
Mandarin (twice/week)
Grade level 2, 3, 4
Teacher Jing Guo
Discovering Budding Artists’ and Writers’ Workshop
Grade level 2, 3
Teacher Glenda Campos
Morning Break
Ceramics
Grade level 1, 2, 3, 4
Teacher Gaby Ader
Exploring Nature: Digging into Dinosaurs & Let’s Hear it for Reptiles!
Grade level 1, 2
Teacher Fiorella Gardella and Carolyn Stange-Maffia
Investigating Chemistry: Periodic Table of Elements
Grade level 3, 4, 5
Teacher Jocelyn Contestabile and Stephanie Hodgson
Investigating The Election Process
Grade level 5, 6
Teacher Michelle Almeda
Investigating Literature Circle
Grade level 6, 7, 8
Teacher Dawn Spranger
Mandarin (twice/week)
Grade level 5, 6, 7, 8
Teacher Jing Guo
Scholar Chemical Interactions within the Ecosystem
Grade level 6, 7, 8
Teacher Susan Eichinger
Lunch
Discovering Nature: Digging into Dinosaurs, Let’s Hear it for Reptiles!
Grade level 3, 4, 5
Teacher Fiorella Gardella and Carolyn Stange-Maffia
Exploring Cultures II
Grade level 1, 2, 3
Teacher Kinsey Aragon
Investigating American Government
Grade level 5, 6
Teacher Michelle Almeda
Investigating IEW: Fables, Myths, and Fairy Tales: Expository Writing
Grade level 6, 7, 8
Teacher Dawn Spranger
Meet the Music Masters
Grade level 2, 3, 4, 5
Teacher Rhys Buchele
Pre-Algebra (twice/week)
Grade level 7, 8
Teacher Kara Sarkar
Scholar American History: The Native American Experience
Grade level 7, 8, 9
Teacher Jocelyn Contestabile
Afternoon Break
Investigating Chemistry: Periodic Table of Elements
Grade level 4, 5, 6
Teacher Jocelyn Contestabile and Stephanie Hodgson
Investigating Creative Writing
Grade level 3, 4, 5
Teacher Dawn Spranger
Robotics
Grade level 4, 5, 6
Teacher Kara Sarkar
Investigating US History, Part 2
Grade level 5, 6, 7
Teacher Kinsey Aragon
Theater Fun: Improv
Grade level 5, 6, 7, 8
Teacher Patricia Anderson