Classes


Fall Semester – September 18 thru November 8


SPANISH FOR KIDS

Meets Weekly | 10AM  – 11AM | Fridays
Ages: 8-12 years old (Advanced Placement)
Location: CEC Campus – 6800 Oakland Mills Rd Columbia, MD

Classes led by instructor, Rayna Remondini.
During this 8-week course, students conjugate verbs, learn how to structure sentences and build vocabulary.  This class requires home study.*   No grading.  Homework assigned, heavy on classroom discussion and worksheet handouts.


ONLINE SPANISH FOR KIDS

Ages: 4+ years old (Advanced Placement)
https://hchomeschooling.teachable.com/p/spanish-101

Classes taught by instructor, Rayna Remondini.
This online series lets students work at their own pace from home.  Video lessons review subject matter taught in the corresponding co-op class, Spanish for Kids.  Students practice pronouncing short phrases in Spanish and expand their vocabulary.


LITERARY CLUB: CREATIVE WRITING

Meets Weekly | 11AM – 12PM | Fridays
Ages: 10-15 years old (Advanced Placement)
Location: CEC Campus – 6800 Oakland Mills Rd Columbia, MD

Classes led by instructor, Amy Fusco.
Students are given the opportunity to discuss their thoughts on a selected book while enjoying themed snacks.[i] This semester we’re working on illustrations and poetry!

[i] Please make allergies known


DEBATE CLUB

Meets Weekly | 10:30AM – 11:30AM  | Wednesdays
Ages: 8-16 years old (Gifted & Talented)
Location: Miller Branch Library (Study Room TBA)

Classes led by instructor, Amy Fusco.
Students are encouraged to explore their interests and share what they find through 5 to 10-minute presentations/speeches. We explore different types of speeches and their applications. “Time Paddles” are used as a silent way to let the speaker know when to wrap up his/her speech.


PRE-K PALS

Meets Weekly | 10:00AM – 12:00PM  | Fridays
Ages: 4-6 years old (younger siblings welcome)
Location: CEC Campus – 6800 Oakland Mills Rd Columbia, MD

Classes led by instructor, Melissa Weekley & Rayna Remondini.
8-week children’s program designed for our youngest students to enjoy guided and “unstructured” play, all while learning subjects like culture, Spanish, math and reading.


GEOGRAPHY: AFRICA

Meets Weekly | 10AM – 11AM  | Thursdays
Ages: 8-16 years old (Advanced Placement)
Location: Miller Branch Library (Study Room 148)

Classes led by instructor, Rayna Remondini.
Continue the journey through the continent of Africa to learn even more about the land and culture. After selecting new countries to highlight, students enjoy coming up with answers to the class question, “Why?


EQUESTRIAN CONNECTIONS

Meets Weekly | 10AM – 11AM | Wednesdays
Ages: 8-14 years old (All Skill Levels)
Location: LeCheval Stables – 3244 Danmark Drive Glenwood, MD

Classes led by certified instructor, Marya Pecukonis, MS
Come experience LeCheval Stable’s hands-on horse course! Gain basic overview and knowledge about health and safety, breeds, anatomy, behavior, handling and riding, history of horses and careers with equines.


CHESS CLUB

Meets Weekly | 11AM – 12PM | Wednesdays
Ages: 4-16 years old (All Skill Levels)
Location: CEC Campus – 6800 Oakland Mills Rd Columbia, MD

Eight (8) weeks of chess with Master Chess Instructors.
New to the game or master player – come learn, share and play. Weekly 1-hour sessions provide instruction including basic rules, movement of pieces, properly setting up the board and checkmate techniques.


GIRL SCOUTS

Meets Weekly | 11AM – 12PM | Fridays
Ages: 8-12 years old (All Levels)
Location: CEC Campus – 6800 Oakland Mills Rd Columbia, MD

TROOP LEADER: Mrs. Genevievette Walker-Lightfoot
Certified Daisy and Brownie Troop Leader
TROOP #02126 > https://sforce.co/2PpjfWJ