The following courses are available to sixth graders.
All the while, we tend to the mechanics of reading and writing. We study the tactics of great readers, learning to be aware of our thought process while we read. We work hard on sentence structure, grammar, vocabulary, and supporting our ideas with adequate details when we write. At the same time, a wide variety of innovative projects that encourage creative problem solving and often use cutting edge applications allow us to demonstrate our understanding in unique and exciting ways. Humanities provides a collaborative, challenging and dynamic introduction to a Beaver education.
Risk taking, inquisitive thinking, accuracy, and clarity of expression receive considerable attention and are major components of the course.