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  [156] A Perfect Essay 12Instructor: Deborah Anderson
Grades: 9th to 12thRoom: C126
Year: 2018Time: 10:00 AM
Class Size: 8 to 20Prerequisites: Able to type. Some grammar knowledge is a plus.
Tuition: $38. per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $20. per Year
Student Provided Materials: Red pen, blue or black pen, highlighter, pencil. Notebook for taking notes in class and keeping track of essays. Index cards for vocabulary words.
Homework: There is an average of 4 to 5 hours of homework each week.
In this class, you will be required to write perfect essays, but don't let that scare you!!! You work at your own pace. The class is focused on individual growth and achievement. By the end of the year, you may have completed between 10 and 14 perfect essays and an MLA report. You will work on an essay, changing it consistently with my guidance and red pen, and with other students input, until the final product is a perfect essay in grammar, form and content. This may take you two weeks or even a full month for each essay. Essay types will include expository, comparison, persuasive and narrative. You will also write an MLA report, learn how to footnote, cite, and format. In class, we will discuss how to write essays, review the homework assignments, and work on grammar as needed (your homework will reveal this). In completing this course, you will be ready for Running Start, SAT tests, or higher education. As a bonus, we will learn one or two new SAT words each week.

  [212] A River Runs Through It 15Instructor: Laura Koch
Grades: 4th to 6thRoom: C126
Year: 2018Time: 01:30 PM
Class Size: 4 to 15Prerequisites: None.
Tuition: $36 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $0 per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: Notebook for keeping assignments and handouts organized. Student should bring paper and writing utensil to each class.
Homework: 30-60 minutes.
From history and industry, to art and culture, rivers have always been an important part of human interactions. This class will be a year-long, hands-on exploration into the ways in which rivers have impacted human life, as well as human's impact on rivers - and with so many rivers right in our own backyard, we will have lots of opportunity to get out and explore! Topics will include: exploration, culture (through art, song, stories and literature), transportation, hydro-electric power, salmon, watershed and water cycle, water rights and management, recreation and more. We will learn through reading, games, activities, and a field trip or two.

  [171] Adventures in Literature for Elementary 12Instructor: Patty Spear
Grades: 4th to 6thRoom: C123
Year: 2018Time: 12:30 PM
Class Size: 6 to 12Prerequisites: none
Tuition: $30.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $10.00 per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: All books will either be available from the library or available on Amazon.
Homework: 1 hour/week /
In this course we will read high quality, high interest books, short stories and poems. We will discuss the books read, the authors, how the books relate to our lives, and learn to identify literary elements such as characters, setting and plot. There will be lots of active class participation, with activities or crafts to reinforce the discussions. One of the main purposes of the class will be to help students learn to love good literature. Books will be chosen based on the reading levels and interests of the students in the class.

  [174] America Goes to War 10Instructor: Patty Spear
Grades: 7th to 9thRoom: C123
Year: 2018Time: 11:00 AM
Class Size: 5 to 12Prerequisites: None
Tuition: $30.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $10.00 per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials:
Homework: 1 -2 hours per week /
This class will focus on each of the four major wars in American History - American Revolution, Civil War, World War I and World War II, with some discussion of the events in between. We'll read historical fiction to give us a view into the time period, and go in depth into the sequence of events, looking at causes, major players, how the wars were fought, impacts both here in America and world-wide, and the effects. There will be lots of class discussion, hands-on activities, and crafts to reinforce what we have learned.

  [186] American Sign Language - Level 1& 2 6Instructor: Diana Bean
Grades: 6th to AdultRoom: S114
Year: 2018Time: 09:00 AM
Class Size: 5 to 15Prerequisites: American Sign Language Level 1 completed
Tuition: $28.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $30.00 per Year
Student Provided Materials:
Homework: 10 minutes a day
Level 1 & Level 2 students will learn the alphabet, vocabulary, grammar, and historical context of American Sign Language used by the Deaf. We will be learning together through interactive games, conversations, translation of stories, and signing of songs. Homework will include assigned readings from the textbook as well as assignments, such as translating stories/songs themselves and presenting in class.

  [229] American Sign Language - Level 3 6Instructor: Diana Bean
Grades: 7th to AdultRoom: S114
Year: 2018Time: 10:00 AM
Class Size: 6 to 15Prerequisites: ASL 1 & 2
Tuition: $28.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $10.00 per Year
Student Provided Materials: Textbook TBD
Homework: 10 minutes of weekly homework, with occasional special projects
An upper-level American Sign Language course for those who want to become more proficient. We will hold classes "voice-off", practice conversations with complete grammar structure and continue to add advanced vocabulary to our repertoire.

  [159] Ancient Western Civilization 10Instructor: Sara Froelich
Grades: 9th to 12thRoom: S114
Year: 2018Time: 11:00 AM
Class Size: 5 to 20Prerequisites: Prepared for challenging high school level work. Students will be required to read 50-70 pages of the Great Ancient historians. Able to handle material that is at times of a mature nature ie The Rape of the Sabine Women. Best effort to present material in a sensitive manner is made by the instructors.
Tuition: $38 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $40 per Year
Student Provided Materials: Required to aquire texts . . . . any edition is fine and much can be read online.
Homework: Students will be required to read 50-70 pages per week, answer weekly questions, and occasionally prepare to present a venn diagram in class or write an essay.
A challenging Great Books HISTORY course covering ancient Greece and Rome. Texts: Herodotus, Thucydides, Livy, Plutarch & Tacitus. Students will create a timeline throughout the year. Topics include: The Battles of Marathon, Thermopylae & Salamis, the balance of powers between the Greek city states, the comparison of Pericles funeral oration to Lincoln's Gettysburg Address, the Melian Dialogue & the Mytilenian Debate, the Sicilian Expedition, the establishment of the consulate in Rome, Coriolanus' exile & attack on Rome, Hannibal & the Punic Wars, the Gallic Wars & Julius Caesar, Germanicus, Nero, Britannicus & many other colorful characters. Students will write essays evaluating the character and choices made by historical figures of classical times. They will be encouraged to make comparisons to modern times. This class will be co-taught by Debbi Anderson who will mark essays submitted by students. One formal art-history paper will be assigned. Evaluations to be based on class discussion, essays and oral presentations. Come fall in love with the classics.

  [215] Art and Engineering 2Instructor: Virginia Ward
Grades: 5th to 7thRoom: N147A
Year: 2018Time: 10:00 AM
Class Size: 4 to 10Prerequisites: A willingness to try new things, persevere through inevitable challenges and still have fun.
Tuition: $30.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $15.00 per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: An apron or shirt if you're concerned about your child getting dirty, and a roll of paper towels. Students may be asked to bring in objects from your recycling bin or toy box for specific projects. Parents will be informed well ahead of time.
Homework:
Join me in this project-based art class where we combine art techniques and art history with the creative problem-solving required of an engineer. Engaging the skills of observation, critical thinking, collaboration, reflection and correction, we will create 2 and 3 dimensional art that will awe and excite. We will look for inspiration from the Masters and contemporary artists, and from the junk drawer in every kitchen, where everyday objects can be re-purposed into something extraordinary. Materials used will range from paper and glue to wood, wire, plaster and even gingerbread! Electronics/robotics will not be part of this class. Our goal is to push ourselves to think differently, explore what is possible, and make it work!

  [213] Art with Heart 1 (Preschool) 2Instructor: Virginia Ward
Grades: 3yr to pre-KRoom: N147A
Year: 2018Time: 11:00 AM
Class Size: 5 to 8Prerequisites: Absolutely none!
Tuition: $30.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $10.00 per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: Each child will need a painting shirt or apron and a roll of paper towels. Children will be asked to bring in assorted objects from your recycling or toy box over the course of the year. Parents will be informed well in advance.
Homework: None /
This is a fun, engaging class for Preschoolers, exposing them to the wonderful world of art. Using our senses and an inquiring mind we'll experience the magic of art, exploring the world of color and composition through drawing, painting, collage, sculpture, printing and the transformation of recycled materials. This class is a great way to engage and excite budding artists while strengthening fine motor skills, hand-eye coordination, encouraging concentration, fostering independence and yes, introducing some art theory. Fun and success in the art room is a great introduction to "school" and a wonderful way to instill a love of learning.

  [214] Art with Heart 2 (K-3) 2Instructor: Virginia Ward
Grades: K to 3rdRoom: N147A
Year: 2018Time: 12:30 PM
Class Size: 5 to 10Prerequisites: None
Tuition: $30.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $10.00 per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: An apron or shirt to cover clothes and a roll of paper towel. Students may be asked to bring in objects from your recycling bin or toy box for specific projects. Parents will be told well ahead of time.
Homework: None /
What a wonderful age to experience the magic of art! Children have more skills, better fine motor control and are able to concentrate for longer periods of time. I'll use all of this to excite and engage your child with a wide range of art projects. We'll begin with color and lines and gradually build our collection of techniques and media. Through this we'll take our first adventures with form, shape, space, value, texture, composition and perspective by creating fabulous collages, inspired paintings, stunning watercolors and whimsical sculptures. We'll explore the work of some of the Masters and contemporary artists, reinterpreting their techniques to inspire some creative pieces of our own. Best start a small slush fund now ...you'll want to frame some of these masterpieces!

  [232] Art with Heart 2 (K-3) 2Instructor: Virginia Ward
Grades: K to 3rdRoom: N147A
Year: 2018Time: 01:30 PM
Class Size: 5 to 10Prerequisites: None
Tuition: $30.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $10.00 per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: An apron or shirt to cover clothes and a roll of paper towel. Students may be asked to bring in objects from your recycling bin or toy box for specific projects. Parents will be told well ahead of time.
Homework: None /
What a wonderful age to experience the magic of art! Children have more skills, better fine motor control and are able to concentrate for longer periods of time. I'll use all of this to excite and engage your child with a wide range of art projects. We'll begin with color and lines and gradually build our collection of techniques and media. Through this we'll take our first adventures with form, shape, space, value, texture, composition and perspective by creating fabulous collages, inspired paintings, stunning watercolors and whimsical sculptures. We'll explore the work of some of the Masters and contemporary artists, reinterpreting their techniques to inspire some creative pieces of our own. Best start a small slush fund now ...you'll want to frame some of these masterpieces!

  [183] Astronomy - Science You Can See 17Instructor: Mary VanDamme
Grades: 8th to AdultRoom: C138
Year: 2018Time: 12:30 PM
Class Size: 3 to 20Prerequisites: None
Tuition: $15 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $200 per Year
Student Provided Materials:
Homework: Some
Astronomy is the ultimate observational science. The objects in the sky, such as the sun, moon, stars, and planets are always moving. The sky provides a perfect laboratory to practice observing, organizing, and predicting. We will study the motion of the sun, moon phases, and how to find your favorite stars and constellations.

  [196] Beginning Excellence in Writing 12Instructor: Pat Sechrist
Grades: 3rd to 8thRoom: C140
Year: 2018Time: 12:30 PM
Class Size: 5 to 12Prerequisites:
Tuition: $35.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $20.00 per Year
Student Provided Materials: Yearly Supply Costs cover: Student Resource Packet and miscellaneous printing costs. To Be Supplied by Parent: 3 ring binder (1.5 - 2 inches), 5 dividers for the binder, lined paper, and pencils or pens. There may be some small additional items needed as the year progresses.
Homework: approx. 1 hour per week
The Excellence In Writing Curriculum is a powerful method that will transform the way your student writes. Students will use source texts to learn note taking, summarizing, and rewriting. In addition to composition skills, grammar skills are taught and applied throughout the course so students better understand the relationship between grammar and good writing. The students will employ the use of dress-ups , decorations , sentence openers , and engaging titles to make their writing creative and interesting, whether they are writing reports or original pieces. This class is geared toward students with little to no experience in the Excellence In Writing curriculum.

  [142] Beginning Knitting for Kids 2Instructor: Amy Flowers
Grades: 3rd to 6thRoom: C129
Year: 2018Time: 11:00 AM
Class Size: 3 to 8Prerequisites: None
Tuition: $30.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $40.00 per Year
Student Provided Materials: Miscellaneous project yarn and needles as needed for individual projects.
Homework: As much as desired.
Knitting is fun and exciting and offers endless creative opportunities. Children enjoy the sense of order and productivity that knitting provides. It is a stress-relieving and purposeful activity that promotes a sense of well-being and self esteem, and it has been shown to improve math and reading skills as well as focus. In this class students will learn the basic skills required to knit a number of small, portable projects. As the year progresses, everyone will work at their own pace, and projects will become more individual. We will focus on skill building and enjoying the process of knitting as well as the finished results.

  [198] Book Club and Writing 12Instructor: Tamarah Lee
Grades: 6th to 9thRoom: C138
Year: 2018Time: 10:00 AM
Class Size: 8 to 20Prerequisites:
Tuition: $39.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $30.00 per Year
Student Provided Materials: Please come with paper and pencil and be prepared to have the books we will be reading each month, whether they are kindle, hardcopy or from the Library. If your student choses to listen to his/her book, please have a written copy available as well.
Homework: 2-3 hours a week
In this class we will be reading a book a month focusing on character, setting, plot, theme and literary devices. There will either be a project or a 1-2 page paper once a month based around the book . Using The 6+1 Traits of Writing we will discover how authors use these traits to build their characters and worlds and then use the traits to strengthen our writing. The goals of this class are to have fun discussing books, characters, and worlds together and to discover how to move learning from talking into the written form. The books for next year are still under consideration but will be chosen from many genres such as: sci-fi, free verse, Newberry winners, classic authors and contemporary authors.

  [153] Booting Up on Arduino 4Instructor: Ed Morin
Grades: 7th to 10thRoom: C139
Year: 2018Time: 12:30 PM
Class Size: 6 to 12Prerequisites: Desire to learn the Arduino embedded electronics microprocessor and programming environment. Good understanding of electricity, electric charge, circuits, electromagnetism, and electronics as covered in the Getting Attracted to Electricity and Magnetism and Turning On to Electronics classes (or equivalent).
Tuition: $37 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $75 per Year
Student Provided Materials: Basic, inexpensive laptop/notebook computer with an available USB port for programming and testing; this can be an older model. (The Arduino software is available for use with Windows, MacOS and Linux.) Arduino Project Handbook by Mark Geddes (available from Amazon.com) Basic hand tools including needle-nose pliers, wire cutter, wire stripper, small screwdrivers, etc. Reasonable products can be purchased inexpensively. Basic multimeter. Some tools will be made available in class on a shared basis. Some components may be reused for the projects covered in class. The book also includes 10 projects that we will not be doing in class which would require additional components. Students that wish to do these extracurricular projects on their own can easily obtain them from a variety of sources (even Amazon.com!).
Homework: Optional activities available, but none required.
In 1971, the tiny Intel 4004 microprocessor hit the market unleashing a microcomputer revolution that has forever changed our world. Microprocessors provide powerful computer control for many of the everyday things around us including toys, smart-home control, automobile key fobs, all kinds of common appliances, our utilities infrastructure, and even the manufacturing infrastructure used to make these things! This course is an introduction to one of the most-popular, easy-to-use microprocessor development systems called Arduino. This hands-on, project-oriented course is based on the Arduino Project Handbook by Mark Geddes. Students will work at their own pace to learn the basics of input and output control for a variety of common devices that will be used for creating fun projects with LED lights, simple games, and environmental sensing. The knowledge and skills gained from this class also provide an excellent foundation for exploring robotics. All hands-on activities by students use safe power and do not require any soldering.

  [216] Chess Club 11Instructor: Slava Mikhailiouk
Grades: K to 12thRoom: N147B
Year: 2018Time: 09:00 AM
Class Size: 8 to 20Prerequisites:
Tuition: $36.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $0.00 per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials:
Homework: /
Learn to play chess with a professional chess player. Beginners will learn the rules of the game and basic strategies; more advanced players will find challenging opponents and learn advanced techniques and strategies. During the class students work on puzzles, play games like regular chess and bug house.

  [236] Chess Club 11Instructor: Slava Mikhailiouk
Grades: K to 12thRoom: N147B
Year: 2018Time: 10:00 AM
Class Size: 8 to 20Prerequisites:
Tuition: $36.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $0.00 per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials:
Homework: /
Learn to play chess with a professional chess player. Beginners will learn the rules of the game and basic strategies; more advanced players will find challenging opponents and learn advanced techniques and strategies. During the class students work on puzzles, play games like regular chess and bug house.

  [220] Creative Crafts of the World (4) 2Instructor: Marilyn Romatka
Grades: 6th to AdultRoom: N147B
Year: 2018Time: 11:00 AM
Class Size: 6 to 18Prerequisites: none
Tuition: $26 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $20 per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: none
Homework: minimal
Practicing fine motor-skill, hands-on techniques is more important than ever with the increase of electronic devices in our lives. In this class, we 'unplug' and create folk art; beautiful traditions that have stood the test of time! We will draw on ethnic traditions from all over the world. The CCW series of classes does not need to be taken in order, and there will be no overlap between CCW classes. All CCW classes are of similar complexity; the techniques do not get more complicated as the number goes up. The units in CCW 4 may include any or all of the following: Kumihimo Braiding on the Takadai (Japan) Ralli/ Kantha embroidery (Pakistan/India) African coil beads Open-work garlic basket (all cultures) Shisha mirror-work embellishment (India) Kumihimo with beads (aka Braiding with Bling ) Bandhani micro-tie dye (many cultures) Ply-split Braiding (India)

  [233] Creative Crafts of the World (4) 2Instructor: Marilyn Romatka
Grades: 6th to AdultRoom: N147B
Year: 2018Time: 12:30 PM
Class Size: 6 to 18Prerequisites: none
Tuition: $26 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $20 per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: none
Homework: minimal
Practicing fine motor-skill, hands-on techniques is more important than ever with the increase of electronic devices in our lives. In this class, we 'unplug' and create folk art; beautiful traditions that have stood the test of time! We will draw on ethnic traditions from all over the world. The CCW series of classes does not need to be taken in order, and there will be no overlap between CCW classes. All CCW classes are of similar complexity; the techniques do not get more complicated as the number goes up. The units in CCW 4 may include any or all of the following: Kumihimo Braiding on the Takadai (Japan) Ralli/ Kantha embroidery (Pakistan/India) African coil beads Open-work garlic basket (all cultures) Shisha mirror-work embellishment (India) Kumihimo with beads (aka Braiding with Bling ) Bandhani micro-tie dye (many cultures) Ply-split Braiding (India)

  [219] Creative Crafts of the World: the Early Years 2Instructor: Marilyn Romatka
Grades: 2nd to 3rdRoom: N147B
Year: 2018Time: 01:30 PM
Class Size: 4 to 15Prerequisites: none
Tuition: $26.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $15.00 per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials:
Homework: minimal
Folk art is fun! Have your younger ones been eyeing the Creative Crafts of the World classes at Labyrinth? Have you needed to say 'Not yet, sweetie. You're not old enough yet' too often? This year, we've got something new for you: a CCW class for 2nd and 3rd graders! The crafts will still be *real living folk crafts* from around the world, we will still discuss far-away cultures, traditional dress, and geography. But the skills will be age-appropriate, and prep the students for learning that the world is a lot larger than Washington state. (Crafts taught in this class will be distinct from the crafts taught later in the CCW 1-4 series of classes) Units may include any or all of the following: Rope making (all cultures) Aboriginal Dot Painting (Australia) Felted Soap (all cultures) Woven pot holders (all cultures) Dassenplank (Denmark) Nutcracker Painting (Germany) Origami (Japan) Kumihimo Braiding (Japan) Tablet Weaving (many cultures) Basket making (all cultures)

  [194] Developmental PE 16Instructor: Jacob Echevarria
Grades: 3rd to 5thRoom: Gym-A
Year: 2018Time: 12:30 PM
Class Size: 6 to 20Prerequisites: Children in this class must be excited about playing flag tag games without fear or hesitation. If flag tag games are overwhelming then Foundational PE is the best option.
Tuition: $40.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $0.00 per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: Teacher provides all equipment
Homework: None
Students will have fun by learning to master and apply manipulative skills during increasingly complex games and activity environments: -Applying psychomotor skills in unpredictable environments (tag games) -Manipulative skills learned in unpredictable environment & time pressure -Complex movement sequences are learned in an unpredictable environment -Spatial concepts are integrated into basic decision-making algorithms -Off-ball responsibilities & defensive pressure are introduced -Comprehending & following complex procedures & rules in a variety of activities -Complex social concepts such as "working as a team" and "spreading the ball around" are introduced -Introduction to basic Tai Chi movements and Yoga poses

  [162] Drawing and More: Illustrated Journaling 2Instructor: Meka Zieger
Grades: 7th to AdultRoom: C126
Year: 2018Time: 12:30 PM
Class Size: 8 to 14Prerequisites:
Tuition: $30.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $60.00 per Year
Student Provided Materials: Exuberant journal-keepers may need additional journals as the year goes on.
Homework: Every week I give a challenge to do at home & share in class if you want to.
Van Gogh said, It's looking at things for a long time that ripens you and gives a deeper understanding. Pursuing the study of Art and Design by keeping a journal helps you to really see. This class uses your life as the vehicle for training Alertness, Appreciation, Aim, and Art. Our medium will primarily be pen and watercolor as we focus on gesture, contour, mistakes, positive/negative space, lettering, elements of design, color and perspective; as well as examining famous artists' work. Learning to draw on-location and keep a journal is key for future art careers. I'm a graphic designer who draws daily for more than practice (see lifeinaday.posthaven.com), learning repeatedly: what I haven't drawn, I've never really seen.

  [161] Drawing and More: Illustrated Journaling 2Instructor: Meka Zieger
Grades: 2nd to 6thRoom: C126
Year: 2018Time: 11:00 AM
Class Size: 8 to 14Prerequisites:
Tuition: $30.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $60.00 per Year
Student Provided Materials: Exuberant journal-keepers may need additional journals as the year goes on.
Homework: Every week I give a challenge to do at home & share in class if you want to.
Drawing used to be taught with the 3R's. It isn't so much an ability as learning to see. Our class journal is key to developing both skill and satisfaction. We share our books, play drawing games that train the eye and others that are just fun (no worries about drawing right ), get journal-keeping tips, discus famous artists work, and draw the day's project. Topics include: experimenting, contour, mistakes, positive/negative space, lettering, design, maps, color and perspective. Each week I email a class recap and challenge. I'm a graphic designer who draws daily for more than practice (see lifeinaday.posthaven.com), learning over and over: what I haven't drawn, I've never really seen.

  [190] Exploring the Fifty States 7Instructor: Pat Sechrist
Grades: 2nd to 4thRoom: C125
Year: 2018Time: 09:00 AM
Class Size: 5 to 12Prerequisites: Students should be able to copy information from the board.
Tuition: $25.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $5.00 per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials:
Homework:
Join us as we explore each of the fifty states focusing on flora, fauna, history, location, points of interest, and more. Each week we will visit two different states using maps, games, and study sheets to log interesting points that we have encountered. In addition we will complete a weekly in-class project pertaining to the states studied.

  [192] Five in a Row 12Instructor: Pat Sechrist
Grades: K to 2ndRoom: C125
Year: 2018Time: 10:00 AM
Class Size: 5 to 20Prerequisites:
Tuition: $25.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $5.00 per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials:
Homework:
This class will provide the non-reader and beginning reader with a unit-study approach to early education based on children's literature. We will use outstanding children's literature as the basis for each weekly unit study exploring social studies, language, art, applied math, and science through a variety of medium that will appeal to the visual, auditory, and kinesthetic learner alike.

  [193] Foundational PE 16Instructor: Jacob Echevarria
Grades: K to 2ndRoom: Gym-A
Year: 2018Time: 09:00 AM
Class Size: 6 to 20Prerequisites: Children in this class must be able to comprehend verbal directions as well as communicate verbally using proper words and basic grammar.
Tuition: $40.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $0.00 per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: Teacher will provide all equipment
Homework: None
Students will have fun learning the basics of psychomotor skills, spatial awareness, and social dynamics for a multitude of sports, games, and exercises that will be learned and applied in static and predicable environments. -Focus on locomotor skills in predictable environments -Manipulative skills learned in predictable environments -Basic spatial concepts (i.e. directions, levels) are introduced -Comprehending and following simple procedures in games and activities -Simple, cooperative social concepts such as "finding a partner" & "being on a team" -Introduction to basic Tai Chi movements and Yoga poses

  [157] French High School YR 1 6Instructor: Sara Froelich
Grades: 9th to AdultRoom: C140
Year: 2018Time: 10:00 AM
Class Size: 3 to 20Prerequisites: No prior knowledge of French is needed. The syllabus for this class covers more material than what is covered in first year pubic high school French classes. Pace will be adjusted according to the ability of the students.
Tuition: $25 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $20 per Year
Student Provided Materials: Students to acquire 1 text book: Grammaire Progessive du Francais/ 2me Edition/ Niveau Debutant par CLE International (Maia Gregoire) ISBN : 978 209 038114-6 https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/2090381140/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o01_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1
Homework: 2 hours per week; will be asked to complete weekly homework from all three texts and to watch YouTube videos to make the most of classroom time.
A full high school credit course of study. Text used: Grammaire Progessive du Francais/ 2me Edition/ Niveau Debutant par CLE International (Maia Gregoire). ISBN : 978 209 038114-6 We will also use YouTube resources. Venez vous amuser!

  [144] Games Galore! 15Instructor: Cynthia Luce
Grades: K to 1stRoom: C143
Year: 2018Time: 11:00 AM
Class Size: 8 to 10Prerequisites: A basic desire to cooperate with others and participate in group activities as the majority of the games will be played in small or large groups.
Tuition: $30.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $0.00 per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: none
Homework: none
Does your child like to play games? Then Games Galore! is the class for them. Games Galore! will introduce your child to individual, small, and large group games. Utilizing a wide variety of card games, boards games, and large motor games, we will explore the concepts of following rules, taking turns, cooperation, sportsmanship, and integrity. We will play games such as Snap, Connect Four, and Bug in a Rug as well as other games like Old Maid, Dot to Dot, and Clean Your Room.

  [195] Generalized PE 16Instructor: Jacob Echevarria
Grades: 6th to 12thRoom: Gym-A
Year: 2018Time: 01:30 PM
Class Size: 6 to 20Prerequisites: Children in this class must be excited about playing games with healthy competition and be willing to persevere through the challenge of another student applying defensive pressure.
Tuition: $40.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $0.00 per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: Teacher will provide all equipment
Homework: None
Students will have fun by learning to how to apply abstract team strategies and game concepts during modified and small-sided games. The focus of this class shifts to playing games with healthy competition: -Locomotor & manipulative skills are integrated into complex movements used in a variety of games -Complex movement sequences are integrated with situational awareness & decision-making algorithms in a variety of games -Offensive & defensive strategies endemic to specific sports are introduced -Comprehending & following the rules & procedures for specific sports -Positions & responsibilities of specific sports are introduced -In-game communication is emphasized -Sportsmanlike conduct & healthy competition are taught & reinforced -Introduction to basic Tai Chi movements and Yoga poses

  [151] Getting Attracted to Electricity & Magnetism 17Instructor: Ed Morin
Grades: 5th to 8thRoom: C139
Year: 2018Time: 01:30 PM
Class Size: 6 to 12Prerequisites: Interest in electricity and desire to learn about it.
Tuition: $37 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $75 per Year
Student Provided Materials: Safe and Simple Electrical Experiments by Rudolf F. Graf (available from Amazon.com). This book is optional for students. Many of the activities we will do in class are based on ones from this book and it may be useful for students to have their own copy if they would like to further explore these (and other) experiments at home (especially for parents that would like to do some of these activities with their students).
Homework: Optional activities available, but none required.
In 600 BC a Greek Scientist discovered static electricity. Over the subsequent millennia, many scientists and inventors devised experiments and made additional discoveries that added to our understanding of this curious phenomenon. With the breakthrough discovery of the battery in 1800 by Allesandro Volta and subsequent discovery in 1820 by Hans Christian Oersted that an electric current creates a magnetic field, the stage was set for a myriad of discoveries and innovation that all contributed to the benefits of electricity and electromagnetism we enjoy today. This class covers the subjects from the first part of the popular Turning On to Electronics class offered last year on a more-relaxed schedule. Over the course of the year, students will conduct dozens of experiments selected from the classic, richly illustrated book Safe and Simple Electrical Experiments by Rudolf Graf as well as a few additional popular projects from last year. These hands-on activities enable students to explore and experience the basic principles of electric charge, electricity, and electromagnetism using clever yet simple experiments. Significant discoveries and inventions, and the scientists and inventors behind them, will be highlighted along the way.

  [191] Girls Rock! 15Instructor: Pat Sechrist
Grades: 2nd to 6thRoom: C125
Year: 2018Time: 11:00 AM
Class Size: 5 to 20Prerequisites: none
Tuition: $25.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $5.00 per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials:
Homework: none
For the tomboy and girly-girls alike, this is a no-boys allowed class for everything from school yard games to great women in history, from how to tie a sari to how to make a lemon-powered clock and from making friendship bracelets to secret note- passing skills. This class will draw some of its ideas from The Daring Book for Girls.

  [169] High School Biology 17Instructor: Molly Hurd
Grades: 9th to 12thRoom: C137
Year: 2018Time: 01:30 PM
Class Size: 8 to 16Prerequisites: Previous science helpful but not required. Comfortable reading at high school level
Tuition: $50.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $65.00 per Year
Student Provided Materials: Text book: Biology by Miller & Levine 2010 Has parrot on the cover
Homework: 3-5 hours per week
This course provides a more advanced approach to Biology as the first semester focuses on microbiology and genetics. The second half of the course will include zoology, botany, and human anatomy. Class time includes quizzes, multimedia enhanced lectures, and a lab which reinforces the topic. While lectures are presented to introduce the material, students are expected to learn the text material at home to facilitate labs during class. Homework will be 3-5 hours per week. All work will be graded and credit will be awarded for C and higher for high school transcript. Previous biology such as Life Science would be helpful but not required. 90 minute class

  [210] How to Adult 11Instructor: Patty Spear
Grades: 8th to 12thRoom: C123
Year: 2018Time: 09:00 AM
Class Size: 6 to 14Prerequisites: Absolutely none!
Tuition: $30.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $10.00 per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: Binder and paper, pens.
Homework: Some things that we can't do at Labyrinth, such as cooking. I may ask the kids to cook a meal at home and bring in leftovers. Others may require research at home, such as shopping for a car.
Taxes and credit and college, oh my! What your child needs to know to help them be successful in the "real world". We'll cover credit cards, bank accounts, income taxes, how to shop for a car, different types of insurance, basic CPR and First Aid, how to change a flat tire and put on snow chains, basic mending, and so much more!

  [225] Intro to Informal Logic & the Fallacies 9Instructor: Karen Moulton
Grades: 6th to 10thRoom: C138
Year: 2018Time: 09:00 AM
Class Size: 4 to 15Prerequisites: None
Tuition: $30.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $2.00 per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: The Art of Argument by Aaron Larsen & Joelle Hodge. Optional: In class, we will be using The Fallacy Detective and The Thinking Toolbox by Nathaniel & Hans Bluedorn as a supplement. They are fun books so your student may want their own copy at home.
Homework: 30 minutes to 1 hour of light reading, chapter questions not completed in class, or watching debates
Logic is the study of reasoning: how it is done correctly, how it goes wrong, and how to distinguish between the two. A fallacy is an error in reasoning a type of argument that may seem to be correct, but that proves not to be so upon closer examination. A logical fallacy is an occurrence of bad or incorrect reasoning. Students will learn to evaluate arguments and ask themselves questions like, Is his point relevant? What does his argument presume? Is she being clear? The class will read through the text lessons together and complete the questions at the end of each lesson in an open discussion format. Uncovered lesson questions will be homework, together with worksheets and periodic quizzes to reinforce the weekly lessons.

  [208] Intro to Theatre 14Instructor: Allison Standley
Grades: 3rd to 6thRoom: N145
Year: 2018Time: 11:00 AM
Class Size: 6 to 12Prerequisites:
Tuition: $40.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $3.00 per Year
Student Provided Materials: Pencil and paper, folder to keep scripts together in
Homework: Max. 1 hour/wk
Intro to Theatre is a fun and creative introduction to acting. We will use theatre games and exercises to explore how to use our voices, bodies, and imaginations on stage by using tableaux and improvisations to tell clear stories. Creativity and confidence are nourished through ensemble building and basic acting skills. Students will study scenes and monologues chosen for them during the second half of the year. While not a performance class, occasionally we will invite families to a sharing of our class work. My goal for students in this class is to end the year with acting knowledge and experience and to have expanded their self-confidence and public speaking skills.

  [141] Knitting Projects and First Aid 2Instructor: Amy Flowers
Grades: 10th to AdultRoom: C129
Year: 2018Time: 09:00 AM
Class Size: 3 to 12Prerequisites:
Tuition: $20.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $0.00 per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: Students must provide all of the appropriate supplies to complete their individual projects as needed.
Homework: As much as you want.
In this flexible, student-driven class the weekly content will be determined by the needs and wishes of the students. We can all learn from each other's questions and knitting dilemmas. Come in ready to get help with unfinished projects, with picking and starting a new project, and with challenging techniques. Technique demonstrations will be provided as needed, and specific techniques will be taught upon request. We will also focus on "reading" the knitting and fixing mistakes. This class will span two consecutive hours during the Labyrinth day, and students are welcome to come for both hours or only one, as their schedules permit. Sign up for either hour knowing that you are welcome to knit for both.

  [237] Knitting Projects and First Aid 2Instructor: Amy Flowers
Grades: 10th to AdultRoom: C129
Year: 2018Time: 10:00 AM
Class Size: 3 to 12Prerequisites:
Tuition: $20.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $0.00 per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: Students must provide all of the appropriate supplies to complete their individual projects as needed.
Homework: As much as you want.
In this flexible, student-driven class the weekly content will be determined by the needs and wishes of the students. We can all learn from each other's questions and knitting dilemmas. Come in ready to get help with unfinished projects, with picking and starting a new project, and with challenging techniques. Technique demonstrations will be provided as needed, and specific techniques will be taught upon request. We will also focus on "reading" the knitting and fixing mistakes. This class will span two consecutive hours during the Labyrinth day, and students are welcome to come for both hours or only one, as their schedules permit. Sign up for either hour knowing that you are welcome to knit for both.

  [187] Kodaly Musicianship Classes (Ages 5-7 approx.) 14Instructor: Theresa Sauvage
Grades: K to 2ndRoom: C139
Year: 2018Time: 09:00 AM
Class Size: 4 to 12Prerequisites: None
Tuition: $27.50 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $25.00 per Year
Student Provided Materials: Pencils
Homework: None
Kodaly Musicianship Classes (Ages 5-7 approx.) This is the perfect musical introductory class for younger children as it uses a combination of folk songs, games, and pedagogical manipulatives (Montessori-type props, puppets, etc.) in order to introduce the basic concepts of music theory. The curriculum is based on principles and tools compiled in Hungary in the early-mid 1900's by renown composer and pedagogue Zoltan Kodaly. His goal was to bring unity through the music to the people of Hungary by teaching every person how to sing. His approach was so successful that it created a music education revolution and has been used all over the world ever since. In this class, the students will begin to learn how to: * Sing with Proper technique * Sight Sing using Solfege & Curwen Hand Signs * Sightread using the Musical Alphabet * Understand & Write Rhythms * Understand Basic Musical Terminology (e.g. tempi (speeds) and dynamics (loud & soft)) * Perform in a Supportive Environment All of the concepts presented and practiced in these classes are applicable in any musical context ranging from singing or playing an instrument for fun or performing professionally.

  [179] Labyrinth Ninja Warrior, Parkour 1 16Instructor: Matthew Smith
Grades: 3rd to 5thRoom: Gym-B
Year: 2018Time: 09:00 AM
Class Size: 6 to 20Prerequisites: None
Tuition: $40 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $0 per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: Athletic shoes, athletic or comfortable clothes, water bottle recommended.
Homework: Eat Vegetables! Optional training and anatomy assignments
Students will run, jump, vault, climb, stabilize, balance, leap, roll, tumble, and move in every quadrupedal and bipedal manner imaginable to problem-solve while in motion. Classes will include obstacle courses, cardio and strength-building exercise, self-defense movements and philosophy, goal-setting, and a variety of individual and group games and explorations to expand self-knowledge and understanding of human anatomy. Obstacles and parkour will be the core of the curriculum to reinforce natural human movement vocabularies, developmental movement patterns, and integration of primitive reflexes (reflexes common to all primates). Classes will promote social-emotional development, creative self-expression, incremental goal-setting, and bilaterally symmetric (balanced) training. Students will learn that exercise optimizes not only physical prowess but also brain function; motion can change emotion; tenacity yields growth; and self-awareness enables self-confidence.

  [180] Labyrinth Ninja Warrior, Parkour 2 16Instructor: Matthew Smith
Grades: 6th to 12thRoom: Gym-B
Year: 2018Time: 10:00 AM
Class Size: 6 to 24Prerequisites: None
Tuition: $40 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $0 per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: Athletic shoes, athletic or comfortable clothes, water bottle recommended.
Homework: 1. Eat Vegetables! 2. Optional training and anatomy assignments available to motivated students. 3. Recommended Reading: BRAIN RULES (Chapter 1) by John Medina; SPARK by John Ratey
Parkour and physical fitness will be the core of the curriculum, but students will also learn that training includes proper diet and recovery. Parkour is essentially the new name for natural human movement through challenging environments or obstacles. Students will run, jump, vault, climb, stabilize, balance, leap, roll, tumble, and move in every quadrupedal and bipedal manner imaginable to problem-solve while in motion. Parkour encourages students to examine their limits (both perceived and achieved limits), and to assess and understand risk. Parkour will occasionally be complemented with self-defense, yoga, hip-hop and folk dance, tumbling/acrobatics, and kinetic problem-solving games. Unlike ball sports which primarily operate in two spatial dimensions and favor (over-train) a dominant side, limb, or muscle group, this class will emphasize 3-dimensional movement and bilateral symmetry to achieve a balanced body and reduce risk of injury. Since only 5% of Americans currently stay active in ball sports after college, this class emphasizes functional fitness for lifelong health and mobility. Students will learn that exercise through a natural range of motion is not only good for the body but also floods the brain with oxygen, nutrients, and an alphabet soup of neurotransmitters and hormones that optimize the brain for learning and creative problem solving while reducing stress and flushing toxins. Students will learn that motion can change emotion; that tenacity yields growth; and that self-awareness enables self-confidence.

  [155] LEGO Motorized Machines and Intermediate LEGO Robotics 17Instructor: Patricia Rector
Grades: 5th to 7thRoom: S116
Year: 2018Time: 09:00 AM
Class Size: 8 to 14Prerequisites: Solid writing skills and basic fractions are expected. Students should be able to work well with a partner and in small teams.
Tuition: $38.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $15.00 per Year
Student Provided Materials:
Homework: None.
This LEGO Education class uses Motorized Machines sets for progressively challenging, investigative units on Forces and Motion, Energy, Measurements, and Powered Machines. At mid-year we transition to intermediate LEGO Robotics using LEGO Education's We-Do 2.0 sets and the Mindstorms EV3. Students build complex robotics structures including motorized vehicles, walking mechanisms, and standard battle bots, and learn the fundamentals of programming the Mindstorms EV3 for a variety of partner and team challenges.

  [154] LEGO Simple Machines and Beginning LEGO Robotics 17Instructor: Patricia Rector
Grades: 1st to 3rdRoom: S116
Year: 2018Time: 10:00 AM
Class Size: 8 to 14Prerequisites: A willingness to work in partner pairs or small groups for most class sessions. Please contact the instructor if your child has special needs.
Tuition: $38.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $15.00 per Year
Student Provided Materials:
Homework: None.
This is a fun and fast-paced class for early to mid-level elementary students who love working with LEGO. Students work in partner pairs with LEGO Education's Simple Machines sets and progress through challenging units in Levers, Pulley systems, Gears, and Wheels and Axles. We experiment with incorporating small motors to some models and record observations and modifications in personal class journals. At mid-year we transition to LEGO Education's We-Do Robotics sets, designed specifically for children new to robotics. Using LEGO kits and class laptops, students build a variety of tethered structures and program them to move and make sounds using easy to learn software. I strive to introduce new builds each year for returning students.

  [235] LEGO Simple Machines and Beginning LEGO Robotics 17Instructor: Patricia Rector
Grades: 1st to 3rdRoom: S116
Year: 2018Time: 12:30 PM
Class Size: 8 to 14Prerequisites: A willingness to work in partner pairs or small groups for most class sessions. Please contact the instructor if your child has special needs.
Tuition: $38.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $15.00 per Year
Student Provided Materials:
Homework: None.
This is a fun and fast-paced class for early to mid-level elementary students who love working with LEGO. Students work in partner pairs with LEGO Education's Simple Machines sets and progress through challenging units in Levers, Pulley systems, Gears, and Wheels and Axles. We experiment with incorporating small motors to some models and record observations and modifications in personal class journals. At mid-year we transition to LEGO Education's We-Do Robotics sets, designed specifically for children new to robotics. Using LEGO kits and class laptops, students build a variety of tethered structures and program them to move and make sounds using easy to learn software. I strive to introduce new builds each year for returning students.

  [170] Life Science 17Instructor: Molly Hurd
Grades: 6th to 8thRoom: C137
Year: 2018Time: 12:30 PM
Class Size: 7 to 16Prerequisites: Computer access, at grade level for reading and writing.
Tuition: $30.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $55.00 per Year
Student Provided Materials: text book: CPO Life Science 2007 has frog on cover
Homework: 1-2 hours per week
Life Science is a introduction to biology. We will cover characteristics of all living things, scientific method, microscopes, cells and cell parts, cell division, and genetics. This is a lab science class and will require 1-2 hours of homework per week. Homework will be graded and an online grading website is used. Students will receive grades for all homework, labs, and tests. This class will provide the fundamentals for future biology classes. Come prepared to have fun and work hard!

  [197] Literature and Composition 12Instructor: Tamarah Lee
Grades: 9th to 12thRoom: C138
Year: 2018Time: 11:00 AM
Class Size: 8 to 20Prerequisites: Computer basics. Not for first time writers
Tuition: $39.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $40.00 per Year
Student Provided Materials: They will need access to a computer along with the books that they will read each month. Please have them come to class with pen and paper.
Homework: 3-4 hours a week /
In this class we will be reading a book a month, learning how to dig into the theme of a book and using our discussions as a basis for writing. The students will explore narrative writing, persuasive writing, compare and contrast essays, and research papers based on themes of history, sciences, government, ethics and personal journeys. The weekly homework will be the spring board for each weeks lessons, both to drive discussions and to pinpoint the areas of grammar and writing that need to be addressed. The goals of the class are to have lively discussions, to help each student recognize that they can write their thoughts in coherent forms and move them forward to their next step in their writing ability with each assignment. The books for next year are still under considerations but we will try to pick at least one from these genres: short stories, classic literature, free verse, sci-fi, historical fiction, and current fiction. OPTIONAL: Focus on Literature without the Comp for half credit, and the assignments would only include staying caught up with the reading and doing whatever writing is necessary to participate in the class discussions.

  [227] Marine Biology 17Instructor: Molly Hurd
Grades: 8th to 12thRoom: C137
Year: 2018Time: 08:30 AM
Class Size: 7 to 18Prerequisites:
Tuition: $50.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $65.00 per Year
Student Provided Materials: Textbook required: Introduction to Marine Biology by Karleskint
Homework: 3-5 hours per week
Learn about oceans and the amazing creatures that inhabit our vital waters. We will do weekly labs and activities combined with video clips and textbook Sometimes we will even get to sample! We will discuss current events, understand why our oceans are crucial for our survival and listen to guest speakers working in the field of marine biology. Previous Biology would be helpful not required. Expect 3-5 hours of homework per week with reading, questions, and you tube clips. Optional field trips in the spring for tide pooling. All work will be graded and students with C or better will receive one credit of science for their transcripts. Lab science class. 90-minute class

  [164] Middle School LEGO Robotics and Scratch 2.0 17Instructor: Patricia Rector
Grades: 6th to 8thRoom: S116
Year: 2018Time: 11:00 AM
Class Size: 8 to 12Prerequisites: Students work in partner pairs and small teams for most class session. Gracious and kind interaction with class peers is emphasized. Students will be keeping an in-class Engineering Journal and should be able to write well. A solid understanding of basic fractions is expected.
Tuition: $38.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $15.00 per Year
Student Provided Materials:
Homework:
This is an intermediate level LEGO Robotics and Scratch 2.0 class for middle school students. We will use LEGO Mindstorms EV3 Robotics for progressively challenging robotics and coding projects, with an emphasis on the more complex programming capabilities of the EV3 software e.g., blocks, data, wires, files, and variables. Our robotics and engineering builds will include vehicles, launchers, wind turbines, battle bots and many open team challenges. At mid-year the class will transition to intermediate visual programming with Scratch 2.0 from M.I.T. Emphasis will be given to learning to use Procedures, Variables, String Processing and Lists. Additionally, we will incorporate a unit using Scratch 2.0 and Raspberry Pi with Java to program LEGO robotics models to move through simple challenges as further exploration of robotics and computer programming.

  [145] More Games Galore! 15Instructor: Cynthia Luce
Grades: 2nd to 4thRoom: C143
Year: 2018Time: 10:00 AM
Class Size: 6 to 10Prerequisites: none
Tuition: $30.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $0.00 per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: none
Homework: none
Does your child like to play games? Then More Games Galore! is the class for them. More Games Galore! will introduce your child to small and large group games. Utilizing a wide variety of card games, board games, and large group games, we will explore the concepts of following rules, taking turns, cooperation and competition, sportsmanship, integrity, and strategy. We will play games such as Trash, Kerplunk, and Bridge Ball as well as other games like Spoons, Othello, and Handful of Beans.

  [172] More History Adventures 10Instructor: Patty Spear
Grades: 4th to 7thRoom: C123
Year: 2018Time: 10:00 AM
Class Size: 6 to 12Prerequisites: none
Tuition: $30.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $10.00 per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: The book(s) for each of the time periods chosen. All books will either be available from the library or available on Amazon.
Homework: 1 hour/week /
This class is exactly what the name implies: Adventures in History. We will focus on approximately 6 periods of history, starting with a strong historical fiction book. We learn about the time period, the major players, how the people lived, what they believed, and how it compares to our current time. We do various craft projects throughout each unit to bring the time period to life. I also bring in guest speakers when available. Units in the past have covered Ancient China, WWII, Age of Exploration, Renaissance, Medieval Age, Ancient Japan, WWI, History of Australia, and various biographies. This is an active class, with lots of participation and movement. My biggest goal is to teach students to love history. NOTE: Each year we cover different books and time periods than in prior years, so repeating the class works well.

  [234] More History Adventures 10Instructor: Patty Spear
Grades: 4th to 7thRoom: C123
Year: 2018Time: 01:30 PM
Class Size: 6 to 12Prerequisites: none
Tuition: $30.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $10.00 per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: The book(s) for each of the time periods chosen. All books will either be available from the library or available on Amazon.
Homework: 1 hour/week /
This class is exactly what the name implies: Adventures in History. We will focus on approximately 6 periods of history, starting with a strong historical fiction book. We learn about the time period, the major players, how the people lived, what they believed, and how it compares to our current time. We do various craft projects throughout each unit to bring the time period to life. I also bring in guest speakers when available. Units in the past have covered Ancient China, WWII, Age of Exploration, Renaissance, Medieval Age, Ancient Japan, WWI, History of Australia, and various biographies. This is an active class, with lots of participation and movement. My biggest goal is to teach students to love history. NOTE: Each year we cover different books and time periods than in prior years, so repeating the class works well.

  [223] Natural Science 17Instructor: Kate Maher
Grades: 2nd to 3rdRoom: C125
Year: 2018Time: 01:30 PM
Class Size: 7 to 12Prerequisites:
Tuition: $36.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $4.00 per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: A notebook and a pencil. Weather-appropriate clothing including warm layers, rain jackets, rain boots, hats, gloves, and an extra pair of outdoor shoes that can get dirty or muddy.
Homework: /
We will investigate a variety of topics in the natural sciences through outdoor exploration, learning activities, experiments, nature games, stories, and art projects. Each week's class will focus on a different natural science theme including: using our senses in nature; living and non-living things; animal groups like mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, and their life cycles; plant growth and native plants; discovering and studying invertebrates like insects, worms and snails; seasonal changes; the water cycle; landforms & geology; simple chemistry concepts like molecules, chemical reactions, or polymers (slimes); and much more! We will almost always go outdoors for a portion of every class, rain or shine.

  [224] Nature Studies 17Instructor: Kate Maher
Grades: K to 1stRoom: C125
Year: 2018Time: 12:30 PM
Class Size: 6 to 10Prerequisites:
Tuition: $36.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $4.00 per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: Weather appropriate clothing - rain jackets, rain boots, clothes and extra shoes that can get wet, muddy, or dirty.
Homework: /
We will investigate a variety of topics in the natural sciences through outdoor exploration, hands-on learning activities, experiments, nature games, stories, and art projects. Each week's class will focus on a different natural science theme including: using our senses in nature; living and non-living things; animal habitats and life cycles; animal adaptations like camouflage and nocturnal creatures, how plants and trees grow; discovering and studying invertebrates like wiggling worms and slimy snails; seasonal changes; the water cycle; simple chemistry experiments like fizzy potions and slimes; and much more! We will almost always go outdoors for a portion of every class, rain or shine.

  [149] Ooey Gooey 15Instructor: Cynthia Luce
Grades: 3yr to KRoom: C143
Year: 2018Time: 09:00 AM
Class Size: 6 to 10Prerequisites: none
Tuition: $32.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $0.00 per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: none
Homework: none
Ooey Gooey is a hands-on class for children ages 3-5 years old. Each class will begin with an interactive group time incorporating songs, finger plays, stories, or large group activities. Four - six centers will be set up in the classroom each week for the children to explore including a water bin, light table, play dough table, and art activities. Ooey Gooey is very much a child-directed class. Children will be encouraged to choose which centers they want to engage with while moving at their own pace by themselves, in small groups, or as a large group. This class will provide ample opportunity for children to strengthen their social skills - taking turns, sharing, working together, compromising, and communicating their feelings and ideas.

  [206] Page to Stage 14Instructor: Allison Standley
Grades: 3rd to 12thRoom: N145
Year: 2018Time: 08:30 AM
Class Size: 4 to 20Prerequisites:
Tuition: $45.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $55.00 per Year
Student Provided Materials: Folder and pencil. Students may be asked to bring in some of their own clothing for costumes towards the second half of the year.
Homework: 1-3 hrs/wk, especially as we get closer to performance
This is a production class that culminates with a performance at the end of the year. Over the year, we will audition for and rehearse a play or musical while also exploring the techniques of auditioning, acting, set and costume design, voice and performance. Past productions have included "The Wizard of Oz", "Matilda", "The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe", and the musical "Peter Pan". Please note: in the Spring, we will have one 2-hour and one 3-hour after-school rehearsal for a spacing and dress rehearsal in the actual performance space. $45 of the supply fee goes towards the rehearsals.

  [177] Parkour and Human Movement Vocabularies 16Instructor: Matthew Smith
Grades: K to 2ndRoom: Gym-B
Year: 2018Time: 11:00 AM
Class Size: 6 to 24Prerequisites: None
Tuition: $40 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $0 per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: Athletic shoes, athletic or comfortable clothes, water bottle recommended.
Homework: Eat Vegetables!
Students will run, jump, vault, climb, stabilize, balance, leap, roll, tumble, and move in every quadrupedal and bipedal manner imaginable to problem-solve while in motion. Classes will include obstacle courses, folk and creative dances, cardio and strength-building exercises, and a variety of individual and group games and explorations to expand self-knowledge and understanding of human anatomy. Obstacles and parkour will be the core of the curriculum and require repetition of natural human movement vocabularies. Parkour and dance reinforce developmental movement patterns, which improve integration of primitive reflexes (reflexes common to all primates). Reflex integration promotes self-awareness, spatial awareness, confidence, posture, coordination, agility, and correlates with improved executive function and expanded attention/focus. Classes will promote social-emotional development, requiring sharing, taking turns, communication, and self-expression. Students will learn that motion can change emotion; that tenacity yields growth; and that self-awareness enables self-confidence.

  [176] Parkour with Developmental and Creative Movement 16Instructor: Matthew Smith
Grades: 3yr to KRoom: N145
Year: 2018Time: 01:30 PM
Class Size: 6 to 12Prerequisites: Potty Trained
Tuition: $40 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $0 per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: Athletic shoes and clothes
Homework: Homework is always the same: Eat Vegetables!
Students will run, jump, vault, climb, balance, leap, roll, tumble, and move in every quadrupedal and bipedal manner imaginable to problem-solve while in motion. Classes will include obstacle courses, folk and creative dances, body exercises, and a variety of games. Obstacles and parkour will introduce and repeat natural human movement vocabularies. Parkour and dance reinforce developmental movement patterns, which improve integration of primitive reflexes (reflexes common to all primates). Reflex integration promotes self-awareness, spatial awareness, confidence, posture, coordination, agility, and correlates with improved executive function and expanded attention/focus. Class will promote social-emotional development, requiring sharing, taking turns, communication, and self-expression.

  [207] Performance through Song and Voice 14Instructor: Allison Standley
Grades: 3rd to 12thRoom: N145
Year: 2018Time: 12:30 PM
Class Size: 3 to 6Prerequisites: A curiosity about singing, bravery, and willing to be a supportive team player.
Tuition: $40.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $5.00 per Year
Student Provided Materials: Water bottle, folder to keep music together. It's useful to have smart phones/tablets for recording in class or listening to assigned music while I'm working with other students, but this is not required. I utilize Dropbox for this class, so please download this (free) program. I can help with this if needed!
Homework: 1 hr/wk for learning and practicing music and lyrics.
We will learn and practice good vocal health and discover how to tell a song's story. Students work on a number of songs over the year first treating them as monologues then learning the music which will be performed at various times during the year. We will spend time working on a bit of basic music theory and audition techniques. Students will be able to access melodies and accompaniment to each songs in a Dropbox folder.

  [168] Physics Zip, Zap, Zoom 17Instructor: Molly Hurd
Grades: 1st to 2ndRoom: C137
Year: 2018Time: 11:00 AM
Class Size: 5 to 12Prerequisites: Need to be 6 years old minimum.
Tuition: $30.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $55.00 per Year
Student Provided Materials: none
Homework: none
Learn about forces and motion, light and color, wheels, simple machines (levers, wedges, wheels/gears) magnetism, sound, inventions, and famous scientists. Lots of hands on activities and engaging activities for inquiring kids from making parachutes, flying airplanes, using Legos, gears, mirrors, magnets, and lots more. Students usually come home with a small toy that represents what we learned about that day for reinforcement and home discussion. Classes include hands on activities, you tube clips, and reading/circle time.

  [163] Pipe Up Public Speaking & Leadership 12Instructor: Sara Froelich
Grades: 7th to 12thRoom: S114
Year: 2018Time: 12:30 PM
Class Size: 10 to 20Prerequisites: A good attitude
Tuition: $25.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $0.00 per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: Bring pens and pencils to class.
Homework: 15 min/week, more when preparing to give a speech /
Pipe Up Public Speaking & Leadership Have fun learning how to run a meeting, speak off the cuff, give a toast, deliver a speech, recite a poem & more. The mission of Pipe Up is to afford each of its members stage time in a mutually supportive environment for the purpose of developing public speaking and leadership skills. The fast-paced meetings provide plenty of opportunity for everyone to participate to whatever extent they are comfortable. Parents may choose to make this a class for credit or list it as an extra-curricular club activity.

  [240] Private Music Lessons 14Instructor: Dennis Helppie
Grades: 3yr to AdultRoom: S118
Year: 2018Time: 09:30 AM
Class Size: 1 to 1Prerequisites: None
Tuition: $120.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $ per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: Instructor will determine at first meeting.
Homework: Daily practice as time permits.
Private 30 minute music lessons. Choose from violin, viola, cello, guitar, ukulele, beginning piano, and basic pop vocal. All ages and skill levels welcome.

  [221] Private Music Lessons 14Instructor: Dennis Helppie
Grades: 3yr to AdultRoom: S118
Year: 2018Time: 08:30 AM
Class Size: 1 to 1Prerequisites: None
Tuition: $120.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $ per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: Instructor will determine at first meeting.
Homework: Daily practice as time permits.
Private 30 minute music lessons. Choose from violin, viola, cello, guitar, ukulele, beginning piano, and basic pop vocal. All ages and skill levels welcome.

  [238] Private Music Lessons 1Instructor: Dennis Helppie
Grades: 1st to AdultRoom: C129
Year: 2018Time: 08:00 AM
Class Size: 1 to 1Prerequisites: none
Tuition: $120.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $ per Year
Student Provided Materials: student will need an instrument
Homework: /
Private music class in violin, viola, cello, guitar, or ukulele

  [239] Private Music Lessons 14Instructor: Dennis Helppie
Grades: 3yr to AdultRoom: S118
Year: 2018Time: 09:00 AM
Class Size: 1 to 1Prerequisites: None
Tuition: $120.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $ per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: Instructor will determine at first meeting.
Homework: Daily practice as time permits.
Private 30 minute music lessons. Choose from violin, viola, cello, guitar, ukulele, beginning piano, and basic pop vocal. All ages and skill levels welcome.

  [241] Private Music Lessons 14Instructor: Dennis Helppie
Grades: 3yr to AdultRoom: S118
Year: 2018Time: 10:00 AM
Class Size: 1 to 1Prerequisites: None
Tuition: $120.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $ per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: Instructor will determine at first meeting.
Homework: Daily practice as time permits.
Private 30 minute music lessons. Choose from violin, viola, cello, guitar, ukulele, beginning piano, and basic pop vocal. All ages and skill levels welcome.

  [242] Private Music Lessons 14Instructor: Dennis Helppie
Grades: 3yr to AdultRoom: S118
Year: 2018Time: 10:30 AM
Class Size: 1 to 1Prerequisites: None
Tuition: $120.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $ per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: Instructor will determine at first meeting.
Homework: Daily practice as time permits.
Private 30 minute music lessons. Choose from violin, viola, cello, guitar, ukulele, beginning piano, and basic pop vocal. All ages and skill levels welcome.

  [243] Private Music Lessons 14Instructor: Dennis Helppie
Grades: 3yr to AdultRoom: S118
Year: 2018Time: 11:00 AM
Class Size: 1 to 1Prerequisites: None
Tuition: $120.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $ per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: Instructor will determine at first meeting.
Homework: Daily practice as time permits.
Private 30 minute music lessons. Choose from violin, viola, cello, guitar, ukulele, beginning piano, and basic pop vocal. All ages and skill levels welcome.

  [244] Private Music Lessons 14Instructor: Dennis Helppie
Grades: 3yr to AdultRoom: S118
Year: 2018Time: 12:30 PM
Class Size: 1 to 1Prerequisites: None
Tuition: $120.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $ per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: Instructor will determine at first meeting.
Homework: Daily practice as time permits.
Private 30 minute music lessons. Choose from violin, viola, cello, guitar, ukulele, beginning piano, and basic pop vocal. All ages and skill levels welcome.

  [245] Private Music Lessons 14Instructor: Dennis Helppie
Grades: 3yr to AdultRoom: S118
Year: 2018Time: 01:00 PM
Class Size: 1 to 1Prerequisites: None
Tuition: $120.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $ per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: Instructor will determine at first meeting.
Homework: Daily practice as time permits.
Private 30 minute music lessons. Choose from violin, viola, cello, guitar, ukulele, beginning piano, and basic pop vocal. All ages and skill levels welcome.

  [246] Private Music Lessons 14Instructor: Dennis Helppie
Grades: 3yr to AdultRoom: S118
Year: 2018Time: 01:30 PM
Class Size: 1 to 1Prerequisites: None
Tuition: $120.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $ per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: Instructor will determine at first meeting.
Homework: Daily practice as time permits.
Private 30 minute music lessons. Choose from violin, viola, cello, guitar, ukulele, beginning piano, and basic pop vocal. All ages and skill levels welcome.

  [248] Private Music Lessons 14Instructor: Dennis Helppie
Grades: 3yr to AdultRoom: S118
Year: 2018Time: 02:30 PM
Class Size: 1 to 1Prerequisites: None
Tuition: $120.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $ per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: Instructor will determine at first meeting.
Homework: Daily practice as time permits.
Private 30 minute music lessons. Choose from violin, viola, cello, guitar, ukulele, beginning piano, and basic pop vocal. All ages and skill levels welcome.

  [249] Private Music Lessons 14Instructor: Dennis Helppie
Grades: 3yr to AdultRoom: S118
Year: 2018Time: 11:30 AM
Class Size: 1 to 1Prerequisites: None
Tuition: $120.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $ per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: Instructor will determine at first meeting.
Homework: Daily practice as time permits.
Private 30 minute music lessons. Choose from violin, viola, cello, guitar, ukulele, beginning piano, and basic pop vocal. All ages and skill levels welcome.

  [247] Private Music Lessons 14Instructor: Dennis Helppie
Grades: 3yr to AdultRoom: S118
Year: 2018Time: 02:00 PM
Class Size: 1 to 1Prerequisites: None
Tuition: $120.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $ per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: Instructor will determine at first meeting.
Homework: Daily practice as time permits.
Private 30 minute music lessons. Choose from violin, viola, cello, guitar, ukulele, beginning piano, and basic pop vocal. All ages and skill levels welcome.

  [250] Private Music Lessons 14Instructor: Dennis Helppie
Grades: 3yr to AdultRoom: S118
Year: 2018Time: 03:00 PM
Class Size: 1 to 1Prerequisites: None
Tuition: $120.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $ per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: Instructor will determine at first meeting.
Homework: Daily practice as time permits.
Private 30 minute music lessons. Choose from violin, viola, cello, guitar, ukulele, beginning piano, and basic pop vocal. All ages and skill levels welcome.

  [251] Private Music Lessons 14Instructor: Dennis Helppie
Grades: 3yr to AdultRoom: S118
Year: 2018Time: 03:30 PM
Class Size: 1 to 1Prerequisites: None
Tuition: $120.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $ per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: Instructor will determine at first meeting.
Homework: Daily practice as time permits.
Private 30 minute music lessons. Choose from violin, viola, cello, guitar, ukulele, beginning piano, and basic pop vocal. All ages and skill levels welcome.

  [167] Science Safari 17Instructor: Molly Hurd
Grades: 3rd to 4thRoom: C137
Year: 2018Time: 10:00 AM
Class Size: 5 to 14Prerequisites: Be able to write at grade level
Tuition: $30.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $55.00 per Year
Student Provided Materials: none
Homework: occasional project
We will go on a science safari! Classes will be filled with activities, labs, and art projects. Students will receive a notebook filled with all topics we cover. In the fall we will learn about bugs/insects, bats, birds, and local trees (very fall activities). Second part of the year we will do a unit on chemistry basics, electricity & magnetism, and geology. Learn about atoms, states of matter, density, pH, circuits, and grow some crystals. Occasional homework project. Goal is that students will be exposed to a variety of science fields, learn fundamentals of each, and be excited to pursue more science in the future.

  [211] Solutionaries: Seeking Solutions to Social and Global Issues 9Instructor: Laura Koch
Grades: 8th to 12thRoom: C140
Year: 2018Time: 11:00 AM
Class Size: 4 to 15Prerequisites: None.
Tuition: $36 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $0 per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: Paper and writing implement should be brought to each class, as well as a notebook or folder to keep their assignments organized.
Homework: 1.5-2 hours/week. More if seeking high school credit.
It is easy to become overwhelmed by all that seems wrong in our world, but there is a lot you can do to help make things right! Solutions do not happen overnight, so in this class we will start by taking a critical look at our own actions and ideals, then see how far we can extend our ripples out into the community. Beginning with an investigation into identity, privilege and bias, we will explore how society and culture teaches us to think about others, ourselves, and in turn, which issues become important to us. We will struggle with issues of institutional bias at home and abroad. With the Declaration of Human Rights, and the UN Global Goals for Sustainable Development as our base, and student concerns as our guide, we will learn to identify root causes, and then brainstorm ways that we can take action, small and large. Importantly, we will engage with our community so that others will be educated and inspired. This class will draw on many resources, including: Institute for Humane Education, Oak Meadow Foundations in Social Justice, Teaching Tolerance, iCivics and more.

  [255] Teen/Tween Group 15Instructor: Debra Tan (Duniho)
Grades: 6th to 12thRoom: C129
Year: 2018Time: 12:00 PM
Class Size: 1 to 50Prerequisites:
Tuition: $ per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $ per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials:
Homework:
The teen/tween group meets weekly at lunch to socialize and to plan teen outings, social occasions and community service for teens and tweens. Parents, please add your teen's or tween's email address to your family information screen if you want them to receive email from the teen group. This 'class' will be used for announcements. There is an unlisted Google email list for the teens and tweens (parents are invited as well to join) to be connected to each other socially on email. If you would like to be part of the email list, please send email to Debrat@nwlink.com so I can send you an invitation to the email list. To be a member of the Google email list, at least one person of the family (parent and/or teen/tween) needs to be part of this "class" In this way, we can ensure that you are getting announcements as well. All parents will be responsible for helping plan and supervise activities to help ensure this is a successful and fun group for all.

  [252] Test class 1Instructor: Jennifer Buehrer
Grades: 3yr to 3yrRoom: C129
Year: 2018Time: 08:00 AM
Class Size: 1 to 1Prerequisites:
Tuition: $5 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $5 per Year
Student Provided Materials:
Homework:
test

  [203] The Joy of Art-Beginning 2Instructor: Judi Byrne
Grades: 2nd to 6thRoom: C140
Year: 2018Time: 09:00 AM
Class Size: 4 to 12Prerequisites: Come with a positive attitude, and having done some amount of drawing, glueing and cutting.
Tuition: $30.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $10.00 per 4-Class Session
Student Provided Materials: portfolio to keep artwork in, to bring to class each week.
Homework: /
This is a fun class for students who enjoy drawing, painting and exploring different mediums, styles, and subjects. There will be instruction given for each project. Crafts and fine art projects will be determined based on the capabilities of the students. There will be drawing, painting, cutting, glueing, and paper mache projects. Art is fun and messy, so be prepared to get sticky fingers at times, and to wear protective clothing. I like to plan an art show before winter break and before summer break to show off their finished projects.

  [209] Theatre for Tiny Actors 14Instructor: Allison Standley
Grades: K to 2ndRoom: N145
Year: 2018Time: 10:00 AM
Class Size: 4 to 12Prerequisites:
Tuition: $40.00 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $0.00 per Year
Student Provided Materials: Occasionally I may ask students come dressed as a character in a play we're working on, but nothing too crazy!
Homework: Occasional memorization of our short plays.
This will be a fun and creative class where little ones can learn theatre games while developing confidence and interpersonal skills. This class will be a combination of theatre games, beginner theatre education, using imaginations, reading books and bringing those books to life by developing short plays, and occasional singing!

  [205] Wellness through Movement and More 8Instructor: Shanyn Emerson
Grades: 8th to 12thRoom: S116
Year: 2018Time: 01:30 PM
Class Size: 6 to 15Prerequisites: None
Tuition: $$35 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $100 per Year
Student Provided Materials: none
Homework: Taking a photo of their skeleton and the new clay muscle they made that week and sending it to me to be added to a website or other viewing area. Some journaling or note-taking outside of class on occasion.
This experiential class will explore concepts and techniques for the body and the mind. Students will learn basic anatomy with the help of their own personal mini-skeleton and clay to make muscles out of and attach to each week. They'll explore movement, learn how to use their feet better, and even how their nervous system affects their mobility and flexibility. We'll dive into relaxing the mind through breath work, tapping, and body rolling. The skills learned in this course will last a lifetime, and will help to provide students with a foundation of wellness and health in both mind and body.

  [150] Yoga 16Instructor: Sarah Weeldreyer
Grades: 8th to AdultRoom: S114
Year: 2018Time: 01:30 PM
Class Size: 4 to 15Prerequisites: None
Tuition: $40 per 4-Class Session
Supplies Cost: $15 per Year
Student Provided Materials: Yoga mat; or speak with instructor about options to purchase if you dont already have one)
Homework: Optional only
Yoga is a physical movement practice that builds strength, enhances flexibility, and improves mindfulness. Created long ago to assist in preparing the practitioner for stillness in meditation, yoga today has grown to include thousands of different 'asanas' or postures, which can be combined into endless sequences for any body. Students will start class with quiet, mindful breathing, move through a guided 'vinyasa' style yoga class, and end in a few moments of stillness or meditation. Vinyasa means 'movement tied to breath,' and we will do just that, incorporating deep breathing, with purposeful movement suitable for any skill level. As we progress through the year, we will build on strengths and skills. I will also provide information and worksheets to take home for students who would like to create a regular practice during the rest of their week to really see the results of a consistent yoga habit. I am grateful and excited to share yoga with you next year and be a part of your progress. Namaste!