Throughout the course, students are provided with a sound theological foundation within the Protestant evangelical tradition without advocating for a particular stream within that tradition. In addition, the course helps students apply theological principles under the presupposition that good theology is practical theology.
Finally, the course equips students to defend the Christian worldview and doctrine through a brief study of apologetics.
This course teaches students the various traits of a believer through American literature and scriptural text parallels for evaluation. The course includes words by Marilynne Robinson, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Bob Goff, C.S. Lewis, G.K. Chesterton, and other modern and historical writers.
Students are introduced to the history, fundamental principles, applications, processes, and concepts of STEM. Students are exposed to several computer applications used to analyze and present technical or scientific information. Finally, students explore the kinds of strategies frequently used to solve problems in these disciplines. Throughout the course, students discover their strengths through practical applications and awareness of the various STEM careers.
Although knowing how to program is essential to the study of computer science, the course also designs and analyzes algorithms to solve programs and study the performance of computer hardware and software. The course concludes with a study of how computers affect our world today in the areas of communication, power, and human rights.
Some exercises are picked out for students to complete, while others let students choose an exercise they enjoy. The goal is to build lifelong skills that can physically and mentally improve a student’s life and wellbeing.
In this class, students walk through learning about the body in a basic manner which sets the foundation for the rest of the class. After gaining that basic information, students learn how to care for their body by what they eat and how they take care of themselves through nutrition and hygiene.
Our minds are an important part of our overall health which is highlighted in the unit focusing on social and mental health. The importance of a strong spiritual life and close walk with God plays a critical role in this. Physical health and staying safe round out the curriculum by focusing on exercise and the activities that keep a body healthy, along with ways we can stay safe and protect ourselves in this world in which we live. If you are interested in all aspects of being healthy, then this is the class for you!
Throughout the course, students program with variables, functions and arguments, and lists and loops, providing a solid foundation for more advanced study as well as practical skills they can use immediately.
The course is designed as an immersion experience and is conducted almost exclusively in Spanish. In addition, all student work, practices, projects, participation, and assessments are in Spanish.
The course emphasizes themes such as national identity, economic transformation, immigration, politics, international relations, geography, and social and cultural change. Students learn to assess historical materials, weigh the evidence and interpretations presented in historical scholarship, and analyze and express historical understanding in writing.