School Subjects

Finding Pieces of the Puzzle: Connecting Concepts for Grammar Mastery

Contributor: Stewart Ebersole | Length : 7 | File type : Video

Language: it's a wonderful, rich, and complex system for communication. But some of the principles of language don't make much sense until students have learned to understand the system as a whole. Ho... Read More

I’m a Music Teacher. Now What Do I Do?

Contributor: Yuriy Kravetz | Length : 7 | File type : Video

You've agreed to teach music. Now what? Yuriy describes the goals you should consider for your classes, and lays out a step-by-step method for teaching sight-singing.View or download on Vimeo or d... Read More

Sample Guidelines for Christian School Library

Contributor: Jonas Sauder | File type : Curricular

This document contains guidelines for developing a Christian school library and a reviewer's checklist. Use it, modifying as needed, to foster the values of your school community. Download the guide... Read More

To Understand and Do: Teaching Literature for Life Change

Contributor: Jonas Sauder | Length : 8 | File type : Video

How important is literature in your school's curriculum? How can you lead your students to godliness through poems, stories, and art? How do you select literature that will influence students towards ... Read More

Writing a Research Paper, Part 3: Citing Sources and Plagiarism

Contributor: James A Goering II | File type : Blog Post

Correctly citing sources is often one of the least-understood parts of writing a research paper. This article will investigate reasons for citing sources, examine some misconceptions about plagiarism,... Read More

Writing: Showing or Telling Characters’ Emotions

Contributor: Stephanie Leinbach | Length : 62 | File type : Audio

The more skillfully you portray characters’ emotions, the more authentic your characters. Learn techniques that will convince readers your characters are real people they might meet in the paint aisl... Read More

Art: Painting With Watercolor, Part 1

Contributor: David Miller | Length : 60 | File type : Audio

Would you like to learn to paint with watercolors? In the first class, we will focus on basic exercises.

Writing: Creative Communication

Contributor: Kyle Stoltzfus | Length : 56 | File type : Audio

What is creativity? A power given to only the enlightened few? No! Instead, creativity is an acquired skill that takes practice. In this interactive session, we will explore creativity as problem-solv... Read More

Poetry: Writing Quotable Poetry

Contributor: Jay Martin | Length : 60 | File type : Audio

Some poets, being dead, yet speak . . . because we are still listening. Why do we still like to hear and quote poets like Frost, Watts, Whittier, and Shakespeare—what did they more than others? We’l... Read More

Art: Mastering Facial Expressions

Contributor: Nadia Gura | Length : 41 | File type : Audio

Starting with fundamentals of facial anatomy, we will explore the movements of facial features that interact as a whole so we can better portray realistic emotional expressions. We will incorporate a ... Read More