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Explore More for Kindergarten thru Third Grade

An  Optional Exploratory Class

Kindergarten Through Third Grade 
Monday, Wednesday, and/or Thursday from 12:15 to 2:45 pm
 (Thursday would not apply to Third Grade.) 

Students can dig more deeply into Charlotte Mason activities such as Artist Studies, Composer Studies, Gardening, Geology, and Nature Studies.  The students also read and listen to classic literature.

Four Year Rotation of Curriculum

Year One:

Artists:  Renoir, Manet, Cassatt, Cezanne, Van Gogh, Degas, Kless, and Pissarro
Composers:  Vivaldi, Bach, Mozart, Beethoven, Chopin, Verdi, Brahms, and Tchaikovsky

Year Two:

Artists:  Cimabue and Giotto, Limbourg Brothers, Van Eyck, Da Vinci, Michelangelo, and Raphael
Composers/Hymn Writers:  Luther, Watts, Dvorak, Shostakovich, and Wesley

Year Three:

Artists:  Valazquez, Rembrandt, Audubon, Millet, Fragonard, and Turner
Composers/Hymn Writers:  Newton, Haydn, Handel, Mendelssohn, Rachmaninoff, and Williams

Year Four:

Artists:  Hopper, O'Keefe, Wood, Picasso, Matisse, Monet, and Gauguin

Composers/Hymn Writers:  Ravel, Gershwin, Stravinsky, Crosby, Joplin, Bartok, and Debussy