GEOGRAPHY & HISTORY

History 4th-6th - Billie jo Craig

This class will rotate topics each year over a three-year schedule.  I am still working on the details

Supplies: I will decide on a list later, there may be times I ask for things brought from home, but I will have a list a few weeks ahead of time.  I will have this area more developed later in the summer.  There will be a $20.00 supply fee.

Class will be $40.00 for ten months.

To register, please fill out the Training Center registration form and mail it along with your $60.00 ($40 for July + supply fee) payment dated July 1, 2020 (first tuition payment). There are a total of 10 tuition payments of $40 (due on the 1st of July, Aug., Sept., Oct., Nov., Dec., Jan., Feb., March, April). A late fee of $10.00 per class will be added for fees received after the 10th of each month.

Contact info: Billie jo Craig 936-203-2866, Address: 3214 Felton Springs Dr., Spring, Tx 77386. billiejocr@yahoo.com

Payment options: 1) Write 10 post-dated checks to be cashed at the first of the month (July 2020-April 2021). 2) Set up a bank draft to arrive at the 1st of the month; 3) Pay for the entire year by semester (1st semester dated July 1, and 2nd semester dated Dec 1, 2020). no refunds for canceling after July 1.

Billie jo Craig 936-203-2866 or email billiejocr@yahoo.com

Texas History 6th-8th - Lori Kelley

Texas History Grades 6th-8th

Curriculum: The Texas God Created, Student Text (Third Edition) By: Dana Buckley

* This curriculum is only available at The Homeschool Store. You have the option to purchase this book on your own or send me a check and I will make a trip to the Homeschool Store and purchase books for each student. When I purchased my book, the cost was $32.00.

Required Time Outside Class: Approximately two to three hours each week

The Texas God Created shows the Providence of God throughout Texas History. As we study this text, students will find that many of the Texas founding fathers were Christians. We will cover many exciting topics as we journey through this curriculum together. The topics include: The Geography of Texas, The Earliest Texas Residents, Spanish Texas, Americans Come to Texas, March to Revolution, and From Independence to the 21st Century. Students will also gain a better understanding of how to use geographic tools.

Our class time will be spent reading, highlighting and discussing the vocabulary and text in depth. Students will also participate in a variety of hands on enrichment activities, research topics, and projects  in order to make Texas History come to life.

Cost of Class: Tuition for this class is $450 per year plus a $30 supply fee/copy fee. The supply fee is due with July payment. Parents are also responsible for purchasing the textbook or paying me to purchase it for your child.

Payment Options:

  1. Write 10 post-dated checks to be cashed the first of each month (July 2020-April 2021) Each Check would be $45 except for July. July would be $75 because it needs to include the supply fee.
  2. Pay by semester (1st semester check dated July 1, 2020 and 2nd semester check dated December 1, 2020) 1st semester cost would be $300 and Second Semester cost would be $180.

To register, please fill out the Training Center registration form and mail it to me at:

Lori Kelley

216 Skipper Jack

Montgomery, TX 77316

You must include the first months tuition of $45 along with the $30 supply fee upon registration. If you have any further questions, please email me at thekelleys4@hotmail.com . You may also contact me by phone or text message at 281-813-4763.

World History – Grades 7th–8th - Heidi Webb

Curriculum:
World Studies, BJU Press, 4th Edition, ISBN:1606829831
Class Time: 1 hour and 15 minutes.
Expected time outside of class each week needed for preparation and homework will average between 3-4 hours.
Class Description:
The Junior High World History class will provide students with a sparked curiosity about the fascinating cultures of our magnificent world! We’ll be learning about world events in chronological order that uncover the hand of God at work among all the nations. We will be exploring the time periods of 1,000 A.D. to the present age. There will be class lectures with power points and videos for visual learning. There will also be in-depth class discussions, as well as reading and highlighting of the textbook material. Some lessons may include hands-on enrichment activities. Quizzes and tests will be given periodically.
Supply List: 2″ or 3″ 3 ring binder, binder dividers with tabs, college ruled loose-leaf notebook paper, pencils, and pens, highlighters of any color.
Cost of class:
Tuition is $450 for the year, split into 10 payments of $45 (due July 1, 2020 – April 1, 2021) and a one time $25 supply/copy fee due along with the July payment. The July payment will be a total of $70.
Payment options:
Write 10 post-dated checks to be cashed at the first of the month (July 1, 2020 – April 1, 2021);
Set up a bank draft to arrive at the 1st of the month;
Electronic Payment through Zelle or PayPal
Pay for the entire year by semester (1st semester dated July 1, 2020, and 2nd semester dated December 1, 2020) No refunds for canceling after July 1st.
– Checks can be mailed to my home address.
– I usually cash checks on the third of each month. If you need me to hold on to a check and wait to deposit it on a certain day, I can certainly do that. Please just let me know.

*A late fee of $10.00 per class will be added for fees received after the 10th of each month.*

Contact Information:
Heidi Webb
Cell: 936-446-6627
Email: heimwebb@gmail.com
Mailing Address: 9613 Crystal Springs Drive, Conroe, TX 77303

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Geography - High School - Kelly Wood

Geography
Kelly Wood

Prerequisites: experience writing high school level essays
Geography is a high school course. Students will be expected to write 2-5 paragraph essays and give oral presentations. It is a foundational class that helps students form a mental map of the world, understand cultures, climates, and the history of countries. We will see how God created the world with oceans, land, rivers, mountains, deserts, and other unique land features. This course involves some research; students will need access to the internet to complete some assignments. Expected time outside of class each week will average 4-5 hours.

You will need to purchase the following textbooks:
Abeka:
World Geography in a Christian Perspective 2nd Edition
World Geography Map Studies 2nd Edition
You will also need to purchase 2 missionary biographies; one per semester. Each student will have several options to choose from during the semester.

You will also need to purchase:
2-inch 3-ring binder with pencil bag
Notebook paper
Pen/Pencil
24 colored pencils
Fine Point or Ultra Fine Point BLACK pen (For labeling maps. I recommend the Pigma Micron brand because it doesn’t bleed through the paper.)
8 divider tabs (Geography, North America, South America, Australia/Antarctica, Oceania, Asia, Africa, Europe)

Additional materials will be printed and handed out in class.

Tuition is $50 per month (July through April) with a one-time $40 supply/printing fee due in July. The first payment must include the supply fee.
Payment options:
1) Write 10 post-dated checks to be cashed on the first of the month
2) Set up a bank draft to arrive on the 1st of the month
3) Pay for the entire year by semester. (1st semester dated July 1: $290 & 2nd semester dated Dec 1: $250)
Please mail registration form and tuition payment to: 1431 West Welsford Dr. Spring, TX 77386. Kelly can be reached at thefamilywood@gmail.com

World History – Grades 9th–12th – Billie Jo Craig

 

World History – Grades 9th–12th – Billie Jo Craig
Required Student Text : (3rd Edition) Abeka, World History and Cultures, Code 115703.

We will cover our world’s history starting with beginning civilizations, moving through the Middle Ages, and ending with the rise of globalism. This class will use a narrative form, along with power points and videos as well as high school note-taking and study skills being incorporated. Supplies: 3 ring binder, paper, pens, pencils, red pen, and map pencils.

There is a one-time fee of $20.00 for printed materials.

To register, please fill out the Training Center registration form and mail it along with your $65.00 payment dated July 1, 2020 (first tuition payment plus supply fee). There are a total of 10 tuition payments of $45.00 (due on the 1st of July, Aug., Sept., Oct., Nov., Dec., Jan., Feb., March, April). Please send 10 monthly post-dated $45 tuition checks. Contact info: Billie jo Craig 936-203-2866, Address: 3214 Felton Springs Dr., Spring, Tx 77386. billiejocr@yahoo.com

Payment options: 1) Write 10 post-dated checks to be cashed at the first of the month (July 2020-April 2021); 2) Set up bank draft to arrive at the 1st of the month; 3) Pay for the entire year by semester (1st semester dated July 1, and 2nd semester dated Dec 1, 2020). No refunds for canceling after July 1.

Government -10th-12th - Ann LeBlanc (Fall semester)

American Government (Grades 10-12)– Ann LeBlanc      FALL SEMESTER ONLY

Why study American Government? Did our Founding Fathers create a democracy or a republic? Why should I care about politics? Does my vote really matter? Does government really touch our daily lives? This course requires students to use their critical thinking skills as we debate our system of government from a Christian perspective and role play the founders of our great nation. The Constitution and original documents of the framers will be analyzed and studied to determine the intent of the Founding Fathers. The structure of our federal government, along with state and local governments will also be discussed. Civil rights and liberties, campaigns and elections, politics, and policy considerations facing our nation will also be examined.

Required Text: BJU Press American Government 3d edition, Student Text

BJU Press American Government 3d edition, Student Activities Manual

Additional materials TBD

Monthly fee for the class is $50.00. Payment options:

  1. Write 5 post-dated checks to be cashed the 1st of the month (July, August, September, October, and November.)
  2. Set up a bank draft to arrive by the 1st of the month.
  3. Pay by semester when you register for the class
  4. A late fee of $10.00 per class will be added for fees received after the 10th of each month.
  5. There are no refunds for canceling after July 1st.

Contact Info:

Ann LeBlanc, 136 Shane Street, Montgomery, TX 77316

You may email me: anntleblanc@yahoo.com or contact me by phone: 936-697-6607

 

Economics - 10th-12th grades - Ann LeBlanc (Spring Semester)

Economics (Grades 10-12) – Ann LeBlanc SPRING SEMESTER ONLY

A deeper understanding of economics is what this course is all about. In this one-semester study, students will be asked to utilize their critical thinking skills to delve into the basic principles of economics from a Christian perspective. Supply and demand, free markets, inflation, as well as the history of economics and economic theories will be studied and analyzed. Personal financial responsibility and planning will also be examined. How does government impact the economy? What do society and morality have to do with economics? How can the study of economics prepare you for life? This course will answer those questions for you.

Required Text: TBA

Whatever Happened to Penny Candy by Richard Maybury

Monthly fee for the class is $50.00. Payment options:

  1. Write 5 post-dated checks to be cashed the 1st of the month (December, January, February, March, and April.)
  2. Set up a bank draft to arrive by the 1st of the month.
  3. Pay by semester when you register for the class
  4. A late fee of $10.00 per class will be added for fees received after the 10th of each month.
  5. There are no refunds for canceling after July 1st.

Contact Info:

Ann LeBlanc, 136 Shane Street, Montgomery, TX 77316

You may email me: anntleblanc@yahoo.com or contact me by phone: 936-697-6607