Homeschool

 

Homeschool Programs 

We offer both full day homeschool workshops as well as a series of 1h and 1.5h classes for homeschool students. Scroll down to learn more!

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Homeschool Science Classes

New format! This year we will be offering three 8 week series classes. This program targets specific prescribed learning outcomes in science for each grade which should qualify the work happening here at the NS3 for credit.  You may use your allotment fees by clicking offline payment at checkout and filling out your appropriate DL vendor forms and informing us where to invoice. 

Term 1: October/November will focus on physics and chemistry.
Term 2: January/February will focus on earth science.
Term 3: March/April will focus on biology. 

 

Term 1

The October/November series will cover Chemistry and Physics topics and PLOs, and involve a science project that learners can show at the Island ConnectED science fair on November 5th. More details about the content of term one for each age group will be posted shortly. 

 

 

Grades: 6 and 7

Time: 9:00am – 10:30am

 

Grades: 3-5

Time: 11:00 am – 12:30pm

 

Grades: K-2

Time: 1:00pm – 2:00pm

 

Details:

Dates: October 2nd – November 20th.

Cost: $120 

Registration: Registration will become available in September. You may use your allotment fees by clicking offline payment at checkout and filling out your appropriate DL vendor forms and informing us where to invoice.  

Location: NS3 Science Studio 4355 Jingle Pot Road

 

Homeschool Full Day Workshops

 

September: Stop Motion Animation:

Explore your creativity by making a 30 second stop motion video. Sketch a storyboard, build your characters, and film your adventure. Check out our youtube page to see past stop motion 30s films. Done it before? Take it to the next level using more of the available functions and improving your technical ability with smooth movements. 

 

       

 

Details:

Date: September 27 2019

Time: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm*

Ages: 6+

Cost: $40
*A half day from 9:00 am to noon is also available for $25 

Registration: available soon. You may use your allotment fees by clicking offline payment at checkout and filling out your appropriate DL vendor forms and informing us where to invoice.  

Location: NS3 Science Studio 4355 Jingle Pot Road Room 101

 

 

Tentative Schedule*

9:00 Arrival and free play in the studio

9:30 Introductions

9:40 Storyboard/Brainstorming

10:30 Snack and recess

11:00 Background and set design

12:00 Lunch and outdoor time

1:00 Filming

2:30 Flip animation for fast finishers

2:45 Movie-time

3:00 Pick-up

*Subject to change

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