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"ACE Report" Online Newspaper Class (9th-12th)

Instructor: Ashley Mangini

Email: manginimayhem@gmail.com

Tuition: $20 per month ($100 per semester)

Material Fee: $0 per semester

Required Text: none  

Pre-Requisites:  none

 

Description: Let's explore journalism through the virtual world. Students will participate in an online class meeting on Friday and publish an online media outlet “ACE REPORT” once a month.     

 

Advanced Biology (Human Anatomy) w/Labs Class (10th-12th)

Instructor: Grecia Fenton

Email:  wfenton6415@att.net

Phone: 321-312-9256

Tuition: $30 per month ($150/semester)

Material Fees:  $0/semester

Required Text/Supplies: Homework notebook, lab notebook

Textbook: (Purchased by Parent) Apologia Advanced Biology, second edition, ISBN - 978-1-935495-72-7, pic on cover is a human body and brain  

Pre-Requisites: HS Biology

Description:  This course will cover the basics of human anatomy and physiology including anatomical terminology, basic biochemistry, cells and tissues, the integumentary, skeletal, muscular, nervous, endocrine, cardiovascular, lymphatic/immune, respiratory, digestive, and reproductive systems.   The labs will reinforce textbook reading and class lectures.  Class lectures will include discussion and debate on topics studied and will include discussion on current health issues to encourage students to pursue a healthy lifestyle.  This course is highly recommended for any student interested in pursuing a career in medicine or health care.  Credit counts for a 3rd or 4th science credit or an elective credit.    

 

Algebra 1 Class (8th-10th)

Instructor: Grecia Fenton

Email: wfenton6415@att.net

Phone: 321-312-9256

Tuition: $30 per month ($150 per semester)

Material Fee: None

Required Text:  Glencoe Algebra 1, Integration, Applications, Connections; Copyright 2001; ISBN-13:978-0028253268/ ISBN-10:0028253264

Supplies Needed: pencil, homework notebook, graph paper, calculator recommended.

Pre-Requisites: Pre-Algebra recommended

FLDOE Course Number: 1200310

Description:  This course shifts the emphasis from manipulative skills to more conceptual skills.  Students will explore the language of algebra in verbal, graphical, and symbolic forms by using variables and functions to model numerical patterns.  The course covers the properties of algebra, rational numbers, linear equations, proportional reasoning, graphing relations and their functions, analyzing linear equations, solving linear inequalities, systems of equations, polynomials, factoring, quadratic and exponential functions, rational expressions and equations, and radical expressions and equations.  Students will need pencil, homework notebook, graph paper.  Calculator is permitted.  

 

Algebra 2 Class (10th-12th)

Instructor: Grecia Fenton
Email: wfenton6415@att.net
Tuition: $30 per month ($150 per semester)  
Material Fee: None
Required Text: Glencoe Algebra 2; Integration, Applications, Connections Copyright 1998; ISBN-10: 0-02-825178-4, 

Supplies Needed: Pencil, homework notebook, graph paper. Calculator is permitted. Graphing Calculator if desired (optional)
Pre-Requisites: Algebra 1
FLDOE Course Number: 1200330


Description:  This course uses the basic concepts and applies principles of Algebra 1 with more emphasis on relationships, graphing, systems, and analytical study of mathematical principles. It begins with a review of Algebra 1 moving on to the study of polynomial functions, exponential and logarithmic functions, and quadratic functions.

 

American Sign Language 2 Class (7th - 12th) Virtual Class, Wednesdays, 11am

Instructor: Pamela Ferraro

Email: psferraro77@gmail.com

Phone: 321-536-5199 (call/text)

Tuition:  $30 per month

Material Fee: $15 per semester

Required Texts: 

1) Signing Illustrated by Mickey Flodin, 15 Chapters, End of Chapter Sheets: Homework, History, People, Terminology, Basic Handshapes

2) Internet: Lifeprint (Bill Vicars)/ASLUniversity (http://www.lifeprint.com/) Lessons`16-30, review Lessons 1-15.

Required Supplies:  Notebook, paper, pencils; access to the internet for homework

Pre-Requisites:  ASL 1; however, to receive a signed Foreign Language Fulfillment Form of 2 successfully completed years; a 70% end of year grade is required. Parents always welcomed and encouraged to attend class with their student!

Course Description: "No Voicing Class". Further continuation of ASL 1 with topics that include but are not limited to: basic vocabulary, grammar, history, fingerspelling, numbers, terminology and Deaf culture. The course will require at least 50% online contact-hours in drills, lessons and research.

 

Additional Topics and Perspectives: Parameters of a Sign and Poetry, Sign Language Continuum Perspective SE, PSE, ASL, Ear Anatomy: Basic, Glossing: Worship Signing, Additional People, Deaf Missions Devotions, Exploration of other Countries Sign Language

Class Procedures: Quizzes and Drills to warm up, application of homework online studies in class and the use of time for enacting, presentations, and glossing worship in Sign. A larger portion of the class designated for “Sign Only” with voicing only used for additional clarifications, voice-over interpretations and the glossing/grammar portions.

 

Homework Suggested Schedule:

Day 1: Class Day

Day 2: Drills (FS/Numbers on LP), Signing Illustrated & Additional Sign Language Assignments

Day 3: Drills (FS/Numbers on LP), LP Lesson

Day 4: Drills (FS/Numbers on LP), LP Vocabulary Quiz

Day 5: Drills (FS/Numbers on LP), LP Video Practice Quiz

 

Grading:

All assignments and attendance are compiled, recorded and graded.

 

Art Fundamentals: Drawing and Painting (4th-12th)

Instructor: Valorie Stanley

Email: blessed-mom@hotmail.com

Tuition: $25/month ($125 per semester)

Material Fee: $45 per semester

Required Text/Supplies: art journal or sketch pad (any kind….even Dollar Tree sketchpads) with blank pages

Pre-Requisites:  none

Description:    Students will gain the basic skills and insights necessary to create drawings and paintings on a 2-dimensional surface that are accurate and expressive! Strong focus on the seven elements of art: line, value, shape & form, color, space and texture, and principals of design, including contrast, proportion/scale, harmony and rhythm/movement will be explored through the use of various tools and materials. This focus will engage the student’s eye and hand, as well as the heart! Students will be encouraged to find great joy in this process! This course will explore a variety of mediums, including graphite, charcoal, pen & ink, soft & oil pastels, watercolor and acrylics, utilizing accurate art vocabulary, and will provide the foundation necessary to expand into more specialized areas. As conceptual options and skill with materials increase, drawing will become a stronger outlet for personal and creative expression.  Students will be prepared for further elementary, middle and high school art experiences, with confidence, and discover their passions and hidden talents! 

 

Course Objectives - Students will:

 

• Be able to talk about works of art and learn skills and knowledge necessary to communicate in each art form 

• Learn the elements & principals of art 

• Work with various media 

• Evaluate the works of other artists 

• Develop an awareness of and appreciation for the presence of art both within the classroom and everyday experiences

 • Will create classroom projects and participate in classroom activities that give students the opportunity to create works of art using various media and techniques 

• Form an appreciation of and a satisfying experience in the arts

 

Beauty of Art: Virtual Class (7th-12th)

Instructor: Heather Collins

Email: heather@lifestudiosusa.com

Tuition:  $25/month ($125/semester)

Materials Needed:  $35-$50/semester investment in supplies by parent (not paid to instructor) A supplies list will be made available by the instructor to enrolled students before the beginning of ACE.

Pre-Requisites: None

Class Time: 10:00-11:00am, Fridays, beginning August 21st on Zoom 

  

Description:     Students will learn to create brilliant art that expresses the beauty of creation with a variety of simple subjects from still life, animals, people, cartoons, and more! Core techniques in the elements and principles of art will give the students a solid foundation using a classical approach of instruction. Students will learn from the beauty of the Masters of Art throughout history. 

The first semester is drawing with pencil, charcoal, and pen & ink. The second semester is painting with pastels and acrylic paints. They will develop wonderful techniques to use their materials and learn the ‘language‘ of art! Throughout the week their assignments will mirror what they have learned in class as they grow in the beauty of art!

Beauty of Portraits: Virtual Class (7th-12th)

Instructor: Heather Collins

Email: heather@lifestudiosusa.com

Tuition: $30/month ($150 per semester)

Material Needed: $35-$50/semester investment in supplies by parent (not paid to instructor) A supplies list will be available by the instructor to enrolled students before the beginning of ACE.

Pre-Requisites:  Beauty of Art Class (encouraged)

Class Time: 11:15-12:15pm, Fridays, beginning August 21st on Zoom

Description:   The human head is an amazing thing to draw! We will explore how the head is structured with bones and muscles, and how the features can change with different expressions. Students will learn methods such as drawing the planes of the head, measuring techniques and intuitive drawing, to capture a likeness. They will gain knowledge and skill in portraits by studying the beauty of the classical masterpieces. 
This course is designed to use the drawing skills and elements of art that were developed in the “Beauty of Art” class. Students will learn to draw portraits using pencil, charcoal, and pastel pencils on a variety of different papers. Throughout the week their assignments will mirror what they learned in class as they grow in the beauty of portraits!

Bible Studies HS Class: "Love, Dating, and Marriage" (10th-12th)

Instructor: Pastor Chad Perdue

Email: csperdue_12@hotmail.com

Grade:  10th-12th grade

Tuition: $20 per month or $100 per semester

Material Fee: There are no material fees – we will only use our Bibles.  I will take care of any maps, pictures, or other media we may use during the class.

Required Text/Supplies: I will use a KJV Bible.  Other versions are welcomed.  However, memory verses should be memorized using the KJV. Students should bring their Bible with pen and paper

Pre-Requisites:  None

Description:    This course will discreetly and honestly discuss the facts of true love based on the Bible, the difference between love and infatuation, biblical dating standards, and briefly discuss Gods expectation of marriage. We will discuss relational purity.

 

Our test will be simple, as I desire to teach these Bible lessons.  I teach with the goal that students will learn something that will help them in their lives, and not just to pass a test.

Biology w/Labs Class (9th-12th)

Instructor: Grecia Fenton

Email: wfenton6415@att.net

Tuition: $30 per month ($150 per semester)

Material Fees:  $0/semester

Required Text/Supplies: Exploring Creation with Biology, Drs. Wile & Durnell, Apologia Press (2005), 2nd edition; Colored Pencils (12 count); 3-ring, 1.5-2” Binder, with college rule paper; dividers (5 – Vocabulary, OYO Questions, Study Guides, Tests/Quizzes, Handouts). Blue or Black ink pens, #2 Pencil with eraser.

Pre-Requisites: None

FLDOE Course Code: 2000320

Description:   Exploring Creation With Biology is a college-prep biology course that provides a detailed introduction to the methods and concepts of general biology. Heavily emphasizing the vocabulary of biology, it provides the student with a strong background in the scientific method, the five-kingdom classification scheme, microscopy, biochemistry, cellular biology, molecular and Mendelian genetics, evolution, dissection, and ecosystems. It also provides a complete survey of the five kingdoms in Creation. 

 

Chemistry - Lecture and Lab - Class (10th-12th)

Instructor: Grecia Fenton

Email: wfenton6415@att.net

Cell Phone:  321-312-9256

Tuition: $30/month ($150/semester)

Material Fee: N/A $0

Required Text/Supplies: GLENCOE Chemistry, Concepts and Applications,

ISBN 0-07-861798-7, notebook paper; pencil

Pre-Requisites:  must have completed Algebra 1

Course Code: Chemistry--2003340                                                       

 

Description:    Concepts and Applications is a conceptual approach to the presentation of chemistry. It has a clear and comprehensive narrative of chemistry concepts with just the right amount of math.

Crochet: Beginner & 2nd Year Students (6 years - Adult)

Instructor: Andi Pate

Email: andipate@yahoo.com

Tuition: $20 per month ($100/semester)

Material Fee: $20/year to cover the beginner material pack 

Required Supplies: Upon joining the class I will provide a beginner’s material pack for each student. These are for them to take home and bring with them every class. Each student will be responsible for purchasing any extra materials throughout the course as needed.

Pre-Requisites:  A certain level of finger dexterity and fine motor skills is required to learn crochet. The age when this is developed enough varies from individual to individual, ranging from about 6 years old and older. I would be happy to let any younger children interested in learning crochet attend one class for free to see if they have the necessary skills yet. 

Description:  Crochet is a fiber art and crafting skill. It encompasses fine motor skills, math and counting, patterns, concentration, and creativity to create unique handcrafted items. Crochet can be used to boost and develop creativity, to relax and to reduce anxiety, to build confidence, and as a profitable skill. It is a truly enjoyable skill and hobby that I love to do myself, and love to teach and share with others. In this class I will teach beginners the basics, such as how to hold the hook and yarn, how to begin a project and how to end one, as well as the basic stitches used. They will learn and practice by crocheting their own items, such as washcloths, scarves, drink coasters, hats, etc. For those already familiar with crochet I will teach more advanced stitches, provide any insight or suggestions on their projects, and help however needed as they continue to create.

 

 

Exploring Government and Economics (10th-12th)

Instructor: Ashley Mangini

Email: manginimayhem@gmail.com

Grades:  10th-12th

Tuition: $25 per month ($125 per semester)

Material Fees:  $25/semester

Required Text/Supplies:

  • 1st Semester: Ray Notgrass Exploring Government Text and We Hold the Truths ISBN: 1609990986 and ISBN-13: 9781609990985

  • 2nd Semester: Ray Notgrass Exploring Economics Text 

ISBN: 1609990943 and ISBN-13: 9781609990947

Pre-Requisites: High School American History strongly suggested

Description: Students explore the government of the United States from its beginning to the present with special emphasis on the Biblical pattern for government and on the U.S. Constitution. By learning about the operations of federal, state, and local government, and about issues facing our nation today, students become better equipped to understand, pray for, and be involved in our country’s government. With a narrative, conversational style, Exploring Economics guides your student on a fascinating and relevant tour through the world of economics. Your student will become a better steward of the money God provides and a valuable, informed contributor to the economy on the personal, household, local, national, and international level. This course will fill the requirements for ½ credit in American Government and ½ credit Economics. 

 

Geometry Class (10th-12th)

Instructor: Grecia Fenton

Email: wfenton6415@att.net

Phone: 321-312-9256

Tuition: $30 per month ($150 per semester)

Material Fee: None

Required Text:  Glencoe Geometry; Copyright 2005; ISBN-10: 0-07-865106-9 

Supplies: Pencil, homework notebook, graph paper, compass, ruler, protractor. Calculator is permitted.

Pre-Requisites: Algebra 1

FLDOE Course Number: 1206310

Description:   This course will cover all aspects of geometry beginning with the basics of lines, angles and planes moving onto reasoning and proofs; circles, triangles and quadrilateral and their relationships; and finally area and volume of two and three dimensional figures.

 

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High School Choir (9th-12th)

Instructor: Sheri Mercurio

Email: dmercurio3@cfl.rr.com

Tuition: $25 per month ($125 per semester)

Material Fee: $25 per semester 

Required Text/Supplies: Folder with pockets and a pencil

Pre-Requisites: None 

Description: This course is designed to provide both male and female students with positive musical and educational experiences through ensemble singing. This course will introduce and develop basic musical skills through various styles of choral literature stressing: proper breathing, pleasant vocal production, blend and balance, expansion of range, good intonation, stage presence and choral performance.

It will be expected for students to perform once per semester.

 

High School English Language Arts (10th-12th)

Instructor: Christina Alexander

Email:   alexander.christina@gmail.com

Grade Level: 10th-12th  

Monthly Tuition: $25/month ($100/semester)

Materials Fee:  $10/semester ($20/year)

Required Book (for first semester):  1984 by George Orwell

NOTE: Other books will be required later in the year, but not to begin with.

Pre-requisites:   An understanding of basic grammar concepts and sentence construction; ability to find words easily in a dictionary  

Supplies Required:  1” 3-ring binder, pencils, eraser, a good student dictionary (I recommend the New Oxford American Dictionary, 3rd Edition, published 2010, ISBN-13:978-0195392883, ISBN-10:0195392884. Earlier editions of the Oxford American are also excellent, as is the Microsoft Encarta World English Dictionary, published in 1999. Dictionaries which use complicated words in their definitions are not helpful.)

Description:   This class will cover a variety of literary styles, providing an introduction to the sort of range that is currently featured in SAT texts. Students will analyze purpose, meaning and viewpoint, together with assessing the effectiveness of the language used. We shall look in depth at a few classics of English and American literature, and also at examples of both historic and contemporary writing in magazines, news articles and science reports. Students will participate in group discussions, and learn how to research and put together an oral presentation. They will be encouraged to explore creative options in their own writing, and will become proficient in editing and proofreading. 

Martial Arts Class: Junior Leaders (9-17 years old)

Instuctor:  James Bannister

Email: leadermartialartsfitness@gmail.com

Tuition: $25/month ($125 per semester) 

Material Fee: $20 per semester

Required Text/Supplies: All provided by the teacher

Pre-Requisites:  none

Description:  Our classes are full of life enriching lessons for your child as well as being the most fun ever! Most martial arts classes only teach kicks and punches in memorized static forms. We go against the grain, because we teach our kids to defend themselves whether standing, on the ground, or in a headlock. All in a fun and safe environment. Let's get BULLYPROOF! 

 

SAT English (10th-12th)

Instructor: Christina Alexander

Email:  alexander.christina@gmail.com

Tuition: $30 per month  ($150 per semester)

Material Fee: $20 per semester ($40/year)

Required Text/Supplies: 1.5” 3-ring binder, pencils, eraser, a good student dictionary (I recommend the New Oxford American Dictionary, 3rd Edition, published 2010, ISBN-13:978-0195392883, ISBN-10:0195392884. Earlier editions of the Oxford American are also excellent. Dictionaries which use complicated words in their definitions are not helpful.)

Pre-Requisites:  A good understanding of English grammar, sentence construction and punctuation; a good high school vocabulary; an ability to read and understand a variety of writing styles.

Note: We may be able to accommodate students practicing for the ACT or PSAT exams if class size allows.

Description:  This class is for students who will be taking the SAT exam this year or next. Students will be practicing with actual SAT tests from previous years, or tests published specifically for this purpose. We will focus on areas of grammar, style or mechanics, where each individual student has difficulty, clarify any rules and concepts that aren’t fully understood, and practice until the student is fully confident that he or she is ready for the SAT. Students who start early to prepare for these exams never regret it!

 

SAT Math Prep/Pre-Calculus Class (11th-12th)

Instructor: Grecia Fenton
Email: wfenton6415@att.net

Phone: 321-312-9256
Tuition: $30/month ($150/semester)
Material Fee: None
Required Text #1:  Merrill Advanced Mathematical Concepts; Pre-calculus with applications. ISBN: 13-9780028242866 or 10-0028242866 

Required Text #2: College Board, the Official SAT Study Guide; ISBN: 13-978-1-4573-1219-9

Supplies: Pencil, graph paper, homework notebook, graphing app on phone (Desmos.com recommended – free), calculator
Pre-Requisites:   Algebra 2


Description:   This course will prepare students to take the SAT/ACT math test for college admission. The course will use the ACT text and supplement with the SAT text to ensure that all possible areas of the test are covered. Practice problems in each area will be taught each week followed by homework assignments of the same area studied as well as a practice test on the same material. Tips on how to take the tests will be taught as well. Any areas of Algebra 2 that need to be reviewed will also be taught each week in order to better perform the ACT/SAT material. The two most common difficulties with these tests are completing the test in the time permitted and interpreting the language of the problems. These issues will be addressed and practiced during class time.

 

Sew Green!: Recycled Sewing (5th-12th)

Instructor: Beth Perdue

Email:  angelabethperdue@gmail.com

Tuition: $20 per month ($100 per semester)

Material Fee: $10/semester ($20/month)

Required Text:   none

Supplies Needed:  The fall semester will be about hand sewing and other methods of sewing. Students should be prepared to have a sewing machine that can be brought to ACE for use during the Spring semester.   

Pre-Requisites:  none

Description:   This class will teach students how to sew, recreate clothing from old clothing, use recycled items to make new and fun things to wear.   

Spanish Level 2 Class (7th-12th)

Instructor: Patricia Rota

Email: patriciarota@hotmail.com

Tuition: $30 per month ($150 per semester)

Material Fee: $15 per semester

Required Textbook: Buen Viaje - Level 1 - ISBN#0-07-828860-6 (Amazon usually carries this edition used)

 

Supplies Required: 3 ring binder, index cards

Pre-Requisites:  Spanish 1

FLDOE Course Code: 0708350 (High School)

Description:  Spanish 2 reinforces the fundamental skills acquired by the students in Spanish 1. This course develops increased listening, speaking, reading and writing skill as well as deepening cultural awareness. Specific content to be covered is continuation of listening and oral skills acquired in Spanish 1. Reading and writing receive more emphasis, while oral communication remains the primary objective.

Spanish Level 3 Class (7th-12th)

Instructor: Patricia Rota

Email: patriciarota@hotmail.com

Tuition: $30 per month ($150 per semester)

Material Fee: $15 per semester

Required Textbook: Buen Viaje - Level 2 - ISBN#0-02-641517-8 (Amazon usually carries this edition used)

 

Supplies Required: 3 ring binder, index cards

Pre-Requisites:  Spanish 2 at ACE or Spanish 1 in a public school with assessment

FLDOE Course Code: 0708360 (High School)

Description:  Spanish 3 reinforces the fundamental skills acquired by the students in Spanish 2. This course develops increased listening, speaking, reading and writing skill as well as deepening cultural awareness. Specific grammatical concepts presented are: the preterite, imperfect, future and conditional tenses, along with the use of direct and indirect object pronouns, and several other minor grammatical concepts. Reading and writing will receive emphasis, while oral communication remains the primary objective.

STEAM Team Building (7th-12th)

Instructor: Beth Perdue

Email:  angelabethperdue@gmail.com

Tuition: $20/month ($100 per semester)

Material Fee: $10/semester ($20/year)

Required Supplies:  TBD

Pre-Requisites:  none

Description:    This class is designed to help students use Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics to work on their team building skills by performing fun experiments and activities.  

The Great Pretenders - HS Drama Club (10th-12th)

Instructor: Sharise Deimeke 

Email: sharised@gmail.com

Club Fees: $30 per month ($150/semester)

Material Fee: New Students: $50 per semester/Returning Students: $25 per semester

Required Text/Supplies: Costume components and stage props may be requested

Pre-Requisites: 1 year Dramarama Club

Description: This club goes well beyond acting.  Students interested in drama, as well as, singing, art/props/sets, tech/lights/sound crew, backstage operations, costuming and design, hair/makeup, etc. will find interest in this club.  A place for everyone that reflects the breathe of professional theatre troops.

 

Vocal Lessons: Private (12 years & Up)

Instructor: Sheri Mercurio

Email: dmercurio3@cfl.rr.com

Age: 12 years & up

Pre-requisites: Love of singing! 😊

Textbook: be prepared to purchase music at various times throughout the year

Supplies Required: notebook, folder with pockets, and pencil

Tuition: $20/half hour

Materials Fee: none (because you will be purchasing music) 

 

Description: It will be expected for students to perform a solo once per semester.

Private lessons are held in the FBCM Sanctuary on Tuesdays, unless plans are made otherwise with Mrs. Mercurio.

 

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