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Spring 2018

Spring 2018

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Schedule Subject to Change

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 Creative Writing
Grade level 2, 3
Teacher Krista Brown
Discovering Globe Trotters: Eastern Hemisphere
Grade level 3, 4, 5
Teacher Amelia Howell
Discovering Physics: Light, Sound, Circuits, & Magnets
Grade level 3, 4, 5
Teacher Linnea Perez and Kimberly Schreiner
High School Algebra (twice/week)
Grade level 8, 9, High School
Teacher Jing Guo
Investigating The Story of Science: Einstein Adds a New Dimension
Grade level 5, 6, 7, 8
Teacher Stephanie Hodgson
Math Enrichment: Cultivating a Love of Math Through Games, Puzzles, and Logic – NEW!
Grade level 4, 5
Teacher Ashley Nick
Exploring Flat Stanley Worldwide Adventures
Grade level 2, 3
Teacher Dawn Spranger
Morning Break
Advanced Chess
Grade level 4, 5, 6, 7
Teacher Chess Masters
Discovering Creative Writing
Grade level 2, 3
Teacher Krista Brown
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 Natalie Knox and Lauren Vargas
Investigating Adventures in Creative Writing
Grade level 4, 5, 6
Teacher Natalie Knox
Investigating Globe Trotters: Eastern Hemisphere
Grade level 6, 7, 8
Teacher Amelia Howell
Math Enrichment: Patterns and Functions
Grade level 6, 7, 8
Teacher Ashley Nick
The Art of Natural Science: An Interdisciplinary Course in Art & Science
Grade level 2, 3, 4, 5
Teacher Kimberly Schreiner and Annette Stanley
Math Enrichment: Explorations with Manipulatives – NEW!
Grade level 2, 3
Teacher Dawn Spranger
Lunch
Beginning Chess – NEW TIME!
Grade level 2, 3, 4, 5
Teacher Chess Masters
High School Biology (twice/week)
Grade level 10, 9, High School
Teacher Linnea Perez, Susan Eichinger
Investigating Botany & Zoology
Grade level 6, 7, 8
Teacher Stephanie Hodgson and Linnea Perez
Investigating the Civil War
Grade level 4, 5, 6
Teacher Dawn Spranger
Pre-Intermediate Sewing
Grade level 3, 4, 5
Teacher Demi Dusterhoft
Robotics
Grade level 3, 4, 5
Teacher Ashley Nick
Scholar Literature & Composition: The Historical Heroine
Grade level 7, 8
Teacher Lauren Vargas
The Art of Natural Science: An Interdisciplinary Course in Art and Science
Grade level 5, 6, 7
Teacher Annette Stanley and Kimberly Schreiner
Afternoon Break
Discovering Botany & Zoology
Grade level 3, 4, 5
Teacher Stephanie Hodgson and Linnea Perez
Discovering Forensics: It’s a Mystery, Sherlock! – NEW TIME!
Grade level 4, 5, 6
Teacher Ashley Nick
Scholar Earth and Space Science
Grade level 6, 7, 8
Teacher Susan Eichinger
Watercolor Painting
Grade level 10, 7, 8, 9
Teacher Annette Stanley and Kimberly Schreiner
Computer Science: Web Development with Javascript
Grade level 10, 6, 7, 8, 9
Teacher UCode
Intermediate-Advanced Sewing
Grade level 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Teacher Demi Dusterhoft

Tuesday

Discovering Creative Writing
Grade level 2, 3
Teacher Krista Brown
Investigating American Government
Grade level 7, 8
Teacher Michelle Almeida
Investigating Anatomy & Physiology Part 2
Grade level 6, 7, 8
Teacher Susan Eichinger and Raziya Shaikh
Investigating Literature Circle
Grade level 4, 5, 6
Teacher Dawn Spranger
Mandarin (twice/week)
Grade level 2, 3, 4
Teacher Jing Guo
Robotics
Grade level 3, 4, 5
Teacher Ashley Nick
Theater Fun: Performance
Grade level 1, 2
Teacher Patricia Anderson and Kimberly Schreiner
Morning Break
Discovering Arbor Innovators: Simple Machines
Grade level 3, 4, 5
Teacher Stephanie Hodgson
Exploring Literature
Grade level 1, 2
Teacher Krista Brown
Exploring Simple Machines
Grade level 2, 3
Teacher Susan Eichinger and Fiorella Gardella
Investigating Forensics: It’s a Mystery, Sherlock!
Grade level 5, 6, 7
Teacher Ashley Nick
Meet the Art Masters II
Grade level 4, 5, 6
Teacher Michelle Almeida
Scholar IEW: World History: Narrative Writing
Grade level 6, 7, 8
Teacher Dawn Spranger
Mandarin (twice/week)
Grade level 5, 6, 7, 8
Teacher Jing Guo
Lunch
Discovering Botany & Zoology
Grade level 3, 4, 5
Teacher Stephanie Hodgson and Linnea Perez
Exploring Meteorology
Grade level 1, 2
Teacher Kinsey Aragon
Investigating Creative Writing – NaNoWriMo
Grade level 4, 5, 6
Teacher Dawn Spranger
Meet the Art Masters II
Grade level 2, 3, 4
Teacher Michelle Almeida
Investigating Environmental Science: An Introduction
Grade level 6, 7, 8
Teacher Fiorella Gardella
Meet The Music Masters I – NEW!
Grade level 5, 6, 7, 8
Teacher Rhys Buchele
Realistic Drawing in Color
Grade level 5, 6, 7, 8
Teacher Dave Maestrejuan
Afternoon Break
Discovering US History, Pt. 1
Grade level 3, 4
Teacher Kinsey Aragon
Investigating Botany & Zoology
Grade level 6, 7, 8
Teacher Stephanie Hodgson and Linnea Perez
Investigating Grammar: Let’s Fix it!
Grade level 4, 5, 6
Teacher Dawn Spranger
Discovering Earth Science: Weather and the Water Cycle – NEW!
Grade level 3, 4, 5
Teacher Kimberly Schreiner
Realistic Drawing in Color
Grade level 5, 6, 7, 8
Teacher Dave Maestrejuan

Wednesday

Ceramics
Grade level 2, 3, 4
Teacher Gaby Ader
Discovering Arbor Innovators: Simple Machines
Grade level 3, 4, 5, 6
Teacher Stephanie Hodgson
Discovering Life Science: Ecology
Grade level 3, 4, 5
Teacher Susan Eichinger and Robin Oliver
High School Algebra (twice/week)
Grade level 8, 9, High School
Teacher Jing Guo
Investigating the Civil War
Grade level 4, 5, 6
Teacher Dawn Spranger
Scholar Classic Short Stories: Fixating on Fiction – NEW!
Grade level 5, 6
Teacher Lauren Vargas
Investigating Physics: Light, Sound, Electricity & Magnetism
Grade level 6, 7, 8
Teacher Linnea Perez and Kimberly Schreiner
Morning Break
Ceramics
Grade level 5, 6, 7, 8
Teacher Gaby Ader
Discovering Life Science: Ecology
Grade level 3, 4, 5
Teacher Susan Eichinger and Robin Oliver
Discovering Physics: Light, Sound, Circuits, & Magnets
Grade level 3, 4, 5
Teacher Linnea Perez and Kimberly Schreiner
Exploring Literature Circle
Grade level 2, 3
Teacher Dawn Spranger
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 Natalie Knox and Lauren Vargas
Investigating Literature: Musing Over Mythology
Grade level 5, 6, 7
Teacher Lauren Vargas
Scholar World History: Economics and Trade – NEW!
Grade level 6, 7, 8
Teacher Jocelyn Contestabile
Lunch
Ceramics
Grade level 3, 4, 5, 6
Teacher Gaby Ader
Discovering Arbor Innovators: Simple Machines
Grade level 3, 4, 5, 6
Teacher Stephanie Hodgson
High School Biology (twice/week)
Grade level 10, 9, High School
Teacher Linnea Perez, Susan Eichinger
Investigating Literature Circle
Grade level 4, 5, 6
Teacher Dawn Spranger
Scholar Chemistry
Grade level 6, 7, 8
Teacher Susan Eichinger and Jocelyn Contestabile
Theater Fun: Variety Show
Grade level 2, 3, 4, 5
Teacher Patricia Anderson and Ashley Nick
Beginning Sewing – NEW!
Grade level 4, 5, 6, 7
Teacher Demi Dusterhoft
Investigating Environmental Science: Understanding Plastics – NEW!
Grade level 5, 6, 7
Teacher Kimberly Schreiner
Afternoon Break
Ceramics
Grade level 3, 4, 5, 6
Teacher Gaby Ader
Chess Club!
Grade level 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Teacher Ashley Nick
Investigating Chemistry: Chemical Reactions
Grade level 4, 5, 6
Teacher Jocelyn Contestabile and Stephanie Hodgson
Pre-Intermediate Sewing
Grade level 3, 4, 5, 6
Teacher Demi Dusterhoft
Computer Science: Web Development with Javascript
Grade level 10, 6, 7, 8, 9
Teacher UCode

Thursday

Discovering Budding Artists’ and Writers’ Workshop
Grade level 2, 3
Teacher Glenda Campos
Discovering Forensics: It’s a Mystery, Sherlock!
Grade level 4, 5, 6
Teacher Ashley Nick
Exploring Simple Machines
Grade level 1, 2
Teacher Susan Eichinger and Fiorella Gardella
Investigating IEW: Fables, Myths, and Fairy Tales: Narrative Writing
Grade level 3, 4, 5
Teacher Dawn Spranger
Mandarin (twice/week)
Grade level 2, 3, 4
Teacher Jing Guo
Ceramics
Grade level 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Teacher Gaby Ader
Exploring Cultures II
Grade level 1, 2, 3
Teacher Kinsey Aragon
Morning Break
Beginning Art
Grade level 2, 3, 4
Teacher Glenda Campos
Ceramics
Grade level 1, 2, 3, 4
Teacher Gaby Ader
Exploring Nature: Trees Are Terrific & Rainforest Treasures!
Grade level 1, 2
Teacher Fiorella Gardella and Ashley Nick
Investigating Chemistry: Chemical Reactions
Grade level 3, 4, 5
Teacher Jocelyn Contestabile and Stephanie Hodgson
Investigating Literature Circle
Grade level 6, 7, 8
Teacher Dawn Spranger
Investigating Speech and Debate
Grade level 5, 6, 7
Teacher Michelle Almeida
Mandarin (twice/week)
Grade level 5, 6, 7, 8
Teacher Jing Guo
Scholar Earth and Space Science
Grade level 6, 7, 8
Teacher Susan Eichinger
Lunch
Discovering Nature: Trees Are Terrific & Rainforest Treasures!
Grade level 3, 4, 5
Teacher Fiorella Gardella and Ashley Nick
Exploring Cultures II
Grade level 1, 2, 3
Teacher Kinsey Aragon
Investigating American Government
Grade level 5, 6
Teacher Michelle Almeida
Investigating IEW: Fables, Myths, and Fairy Tales: Narrative Writing
Grade level 6, 7, 8
Teacher Dawn Spranger
Scholar World History: Economics and Trade – NEW!
Grade level 6, 7, 8
Teacher Jocelyn Contestabile
Meet The Music Masters II
Grade level 2, 3, 4, 5
Teacher Rhys Buchele
Theater Fun: Variety Show
Grade level 1, 2, 3, 4
Teacher Patricia Anderson
Afternoon Break
Investigating Chemistry: Chemical Reactions
Grade level 4, 5, 6
Teacher Jocelyn Contestabile and Stephanie Hodgson
Investigating US History, Part 2
Grade level 5, 6, 7
Teacher Kinsey Aragon
Robotics
Grade level 3, 4, 5, 6
Teacher Ashley Nick
Theater Fun: Improv
Grade level 5, 6, 7, 8
Teacher Patricia Anderson
Investigating Creative Writing: Screenwriting and Video Production – NEW!
Grade level 6, 7, 8
Teacher Dawn Spranger