Classical Conversations

of Cottonwood

Weekly Line-up

Cycle 1 Week 15

Hi Friends! We have Open House this week!! One family has RSVPd, let's be sure to welcome them and answer any questions they may have after Foundations. :)

Essentials Parents only - We'll be watching the IEW Video for Unit 7 during lunch and after Essentials. The video will start at 12:20 please be on time.

Word of Encouragement - A Prayer

Lord, please prepare my heart to receive everything you give me as a blessing and an opportunity to grow in your Word. Help me to use all those "things" on my to do list to glorify your Holy name rather than see them as one more thing on the list. Amen.


Family Presentation: Skoch Family

Foundations Clean-up: Hoelzel Family

Playground Monitor: Mrs. Baillie

Art & Science: We will be studying Great Artists: Angelico and Earth Science: how placer ore deposits form & how fossils are preserved (Consider this Scripture tie in: Isaiah 40)

Presentation Suggestion: Skill: Eye Contact. Suggested Topic: Presentation: Narration: An Aesop's Fable (for more info see the schedule in your family planner)


Essentials Clean-up: Maxwell Family

EEL: Structure: Complex; Purpose: Interrogative; Pattern: S-Vt-IO-DO; Part of Speech: Interjections; Grammar Chart: N

Math: Speed Drills & Board Slam

IEW: AHBW Lesson 24/25, Stylistic Technique: Opener 6, Bibliographies

National Number Knockout academic competition

There are many opportunities for our students to compete academically. Our Essentials and young Challenge students can participate in National Number Knockout (N2K).

Challenge B Discussions:

Spring Semester Week 3

Grammar Strand: Latin Vocabulary - Lessons 16-17

Exposition & Composition Strand: Short Stories: Story Focus

Research Strand: Origins

Rhetoric Strand: Formal Logic: Lessons 6-9

Debate Strand: Mock Trial: Discuss seeing a case as a story told from multiple points of view.

Logic Strand: Pre-Algebra discussion and working problems as a group

About us...

Classical Conversations of Cottonwood's mission is to know God and make Him known. We use a classical approach to learning and a Christ centered world view to equip parents and encourage students in their own homeschool journey.