Online Courses

Elementary Virtual Classes

 

National Park Enrichment:

This course teaches students about National Parks and forestry.  Students will be guided through a series of activities in which they earn a badge for each set.  There are 61 sets of activities for the entire program.

K-6 / Elective / Platforms: Webranger, National Geographic Kids
 

Keyboarding:

Keyboarding offers both beginner and intermediate levels of typing.  Each student will be assigned a level according to age. 

K-6 / Elective / Platforms: Typing Master Online, Typesy
 

Virtual World Language:

This class has a focus in studying one of several foreign language options available through the virtual tools applied in the class.  Consistent participation and progress is expected for all participants.

K-6 / Elective / Platform: Duolingo
 

Rosetta Stone Spanish:

This class has a focus in studying one of several foreign language options available through the virtual tools applied in the class.  Consistent participation and progress is expected for all participants.

K-6 / Elective / Platforms: Rosetta Stone Jr., Rosetta Stone
 

Rosetta Stone German:

This class has a focus in studying one of several foreign language options available through the virtual tools applied in the class.  Consistent participation and progress is expected for all participants.

K-6 / Elective / Platforms: Rosetta Stone Jr., Rosetta Stone
 

Health & Fitness Enrichment:

Through the application of various virtual resources, students will learn about several issues surrounding health and fitness, as well as keep activity and exercise logs.

K-6 / Elective / Platforms: Schoology, BrainPop
 

Current Events:

This program features nonfiction articles with quizzes for grades 2nd-12th.  Reading levels can be adjusted within 5 different levels while keeping the same content.  Progress is tracked and recorded. 

2-6 / Elective / Platform: Newsela
 

Communication Skills Enrichment I:

This course focuses on the varying ways of improving our communication skills in a variety of elements.  The application of various virtual tools allows for the students to enrich skills and learn new modes of communication. Students will focus on Life Skills activities.

K-6 / Elective / Platforms: ABC Mouse, Miacademy
 

Communication Skills Enrichment II:

This course focuses on the varying ways of improving our communication skills in different virtual tools and activities from Communication Course I.  Students will explore the Fine Arts and Social Emotional lessons and activities.

K-6 / Elective / Platforms: Brainzy, Miacademy
 

Music Theory Enrichment:

This course is a very effective, fun environment for kids to develop music theory and practice through engaging activities.  The platform provides hundreds of learning games of varying levels, all carefully planned to gain mastery of the elements of music theory, ear training and rhythmic skills.

K-12 / Elective / Platform: Music Learning Community
 

Technology Lab Enrichment I:

Using a variety of virtual resources, this course will improve students’ knowledge in the areas of life and social skills, art, real writing, health and manners.  The skills of the students are intended to be extended and enriched through several activities and projects geared toward appropriate age group.  Among the extended projects and activities are those that cover skills related to life, business, marketing, and cost management.  Students can also write for a site newspaper,  participate in a business simulation and produce content related videos. 

K-6 / Elective / Platform: miacademy
 

Technology Lab Enrichment II

This course provides students instruction designed to improve skills through a variety of virtual resources. The skills of the students are intended to be extended and enriched through a variety of different activities, games and projects geared toward the grade level.  The course uses the game of chess, coupled with puzzles, lessons, videos and articles to teach students about strategy, tactics, creativity, and perseverance. 

K-6 / Elective/ Platforms: Chess kids & Arcademics
 

Technology Lab Enrichment III

This course allows students time to improve their skills through a variety of virtual resources.  The skills of the students are intended to be extended and enriched through a variety of different activities and projects geared for the appropriate age group. Students taking this course will explore a number of topics including, cultures, elections, law, art and music.

K-8 / Elective / Platform: BrainPop
 

Publications:

A course based on a variety of different virtual resources which teaches and encourages students to explore the world of publication.  A variety of projects and activities expose students to different principles of publication. Students will write articles and produce videos around topics of interest.

K-12 / Elective / Platform: Schoology, BrainPop