Start Homeschooling with A Backpack!
This pilot program is designed to offer homeschooling parents a bit more structure and assistance for grades 1-6. You are still the primary teacher but we are here to help!
Your package will include a great selection of resources, pre-selected for each core subject, as well as, 50 thematic literacy, numeracy, science and social classes for the year. And it all comes in a handy backpack! Plus your child will earn cool badges to sew onto their bag as they complete assignments.
IMPORTANT DATES – Orientation Meeting – September 13 at 1:00 PM
FUNDING – $1500.00 minus $900.00 for this program fees (See below)
PARENT / TEACHER/ STUDENT MEETINGS – minimum 3 per year (more if needed) – INCLUDED
PRIVATE TUTORING – 4 half hour sessions per year – $60.00 value – INCLUDED
INCLUDED DIAGNOSTIC TESTING – CTBS – $50.00 value – INCLUDED
CLASSES – 50 Classes total – Classes include all supplies – $750.00 value – INCLUDED – 5 themes, 5 weeks of classes every Tuesday or Thursday morning except camp weeks. Classes start September 17, 2013. Pick two subjects.
RESOURCES – A sturdy backpack filled with a selection of math, science, social and language arts books to assist you in covering the curriculum in a fun and comprehensive manner. Plus badges to sew on the backpack every time you make a monthly submission – $300.00 value – INCLUDED
FEE – $900.00 (Leaves $600.00 funding)
Your student’s Homeschool Helper Backpack will be available for pick up the week of September 17, 2013. Your student is welcome to participate in additional classes such as gym, French, home ec and fine arts. Please see our program guide for details and registration information.