Writing deepens understanding. Teaching others brings learning full circle.
1:00-3:00 - 3rd-4th grade
As a cohort, students learn parts of speech, identify parts of a sentence and diagram them, Shurley English style.
Cohort members drill mental math facts using games, songs & a bit of friendly competition.
Students dig deeper into the week's history lesson through research & writing! The Institute for Exellence in Writing approach uses key word outlines, good vocabulary, and writing with a checklist of stylistic techniques in both fiction & non-fiction writing. They work on their essays in Writing Club and at home and present them to the class the following week!
Grammarians build a 10,000 year fold out timeline, play games, and test themselves to master memory work.