Learn Bravely offers four, one hour classes. Our classes are small, with approximately eight to twelve students in each group.

Our daily schedule:

10:00 am – Session one

11:00 am – Session two

Noon – Lunch and recess

1:00pm – Session three

2:00om – Session four

**All classes are subject to change depending on the availability of facilitators and resources. These courses are not listed in order of school day.**

Spring 2018

4-6 years old

  • Music and Movement – starting our day with songs, dance, and playground games
  • Little House on the Prairie – learning about pioneer life from the stories of Laura Ingalls Wilder
  • Stories and Crafts – a quiet hour after lunch to be inspired by great stories

7-9 years old

  • Time Travelers – we’ll learn about life throughout human history with a variety hands-on and immersive activities
  • Simple Machines and Junk Box Engineering – exploring simple machines using K’nex and applying those concepts by repurposing ‘junk’ into cool creations
  • National Parks – let’s travel the US and learn more about its wonders with virtual visits to the National Parks

10-13 years old

  • Physical Science – fun experiments to introduce physics and chemistry concepts
  • Myths and Legends – we’ll discuss the similarities in the many stories told around world and learn about the Hero’s Journey
  • Brain Games and Logic Puzzles – metacognition is fun when you explore perception, illusions, challenges, and more with play!

14-18 years old

  • World Government and Economics – integrating mock UN, stocks, and public speaking
  • Hot Topics – critical thinking and open, respectful discussions about various current event subjects
  • General Chemistry – labs and discussion to get hands-on with science

Choice – an hour of mixed age group classes based on shared interests

  • Drama and Improv – acting-up with improv games and creative drama fun
  • Yoga and Relaxation – integrating our minds and bodies for calm awareness
  • Card Games – we’ll play a variety of traditional and deck-building games using various types of cards

 

Fall 2017

4-6 years old

  • Get to Know You – stories, music, movement to ease into the day
  • You Built It! – play with legos, lincoln logs, and more
  • Our Universe, Our World – astronomy and nature studies

7-9 years old

  • Young Zoologists – animal characteristics and care
  • All About Games – tv game shows, board games, and card games
  • Introduction to Sewing and Fiber Arts

10-13 years old

  • Electricity and Magnetism
  • Survival Skills (with high school)
  • Creative Carpentry Workshop

14-18 years old

  • World Government and Economics – integrating mock UN and public speaking
  • Survival Skills (with middle school)
  • General Chemistry

Choice – an hour of mixed age group classes based on shared interests

  • Desserts and Digital Gaming – gaming while our creations bake
  • Book Club and Writing – talk about favorite books and write our own
  • PE – different sports, games, and dances
  • Art Appreciation – inspiration from the masters