Ignite Literature Year 2
Ignite Year 2
Instructor: Jaim’e Sneed
Email: thedivaofcoupons(at) gmail (dot) com
Grades: Ages 11-13
Monthly Cost(s): $25
Materials fee: $44
Supplies Needed - Unit 3: “The Twenty-One Balloons” by William Pene du Bois Unit 4: “Henry Reed, Inc.” by Keith Robertson Unit 5: “The Father Brown Reader: Stories from Chesterton” by Nancy Carpenter Brown
Ages - 11-13
Course Description - Ignite is a super fun class where students are introduced to many engaging ideas that are intended to spark their curiosity and light the fire of the scholar that is within them. They will be encouraged to intentionally weave certain concepts into each week’s class - that learning is super cool - an understanding of Fixed vs. Growth Mindset and to help them foster a Growth Mindset - that student’s really can do hard things - that their teen years are wide open to them to learn anything and everything they want - to gain skills to help facilitate that learning - and to foster the love of learning that will propel them in their pursuits - as well as foster kindness and friendships with each other. There will be journal writing and reading required at home.
You do not have to complete both years and can start at any time.
Year 2 - Unit 3 Geography Wiz, Unit 4 Young Entrepreneurs, Unit 5 Clue Finders