This class will focus on writing, grammar, and literature. Using IEW's Medieval History Based Lessons, students explore the world of knights, dragons, Vikings, Samurai, and other famous figures of the Middle Ages while learning to effectively use a structure and style writing method. The grammar portion of the class will utilize Easy Grammar 6 and Digging into Diagramming. Additionally students will engage in a variety of literature selections contained in Perspectives in Literature. Students will learn how to use reading strategies to get the most out of their reading while analyzing, evaluating, and responding to the literary selections.
IEW's Medieval History Based Lessons, Student book, 5th edition
Easy Grammar Grade 6 Student Workbook
Digging into Diagramming Student Workbook (available at jackrispublishing.com)
BJU's Perspectives in Literature Student Edition, 3rd edition
BJU's Perspectives in Literature Activities, 3rd edition
Copy & Supply Fee: $30 (paid directly to Stephanie York at Orientation or the first class your student attends)
Tuition fee: $360 ($36/month for 10 months, August - May or $40/month if prorated or on a 9 month payment plan)
ABOUT THE TEACHER
B.S. in Psychology and Masters in Education
Stephanie was born and raised in Chesterfield County, Va. She attended VCU and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and a Master’s Degree in Education. Upon graduating she began teaching elementary school in Chesterfield County. Several years later, she and her husband, Chris, were blessed with their first son and Stephanie left the teaching profession to stay at home. She later returned to work at her church as director of the preschool and daycare where she implemented a private Kindergarten program. As their family grew, Stephanie eventually felt led to homeschool her three boys and has been doing so for the past 11 years. Two of her boys have graduated; one is now working fulltime and the other attends Liberty University and is a member of the LU Archery Team. Her youngest is quickly approaching graduation and has plans to attend college as well. During her years of homeschooling, Stephanie has taught numerous homeschooling classes ranging from elementary age to high school at various co-ops. During the summer months you can find her poolside coaching for a local swim team or cheering on her youngest who has been involved in the sport year round for many years. She is also very active within her church and serves in leadership as the Children’s Church Director and assists with the Women’s Ministry .