Summer Skills Camp for Schools of Logic & Rhetoric

Summer Skills Camp for Schools of Logic & Rhetoric

 

Veritas Academy is offering skills camps during the month of August 2017 to help students in the Schools of Logic and Rhetoric brush up on their grammar, writing, and keyboarding skills!

If you have questions about any of these camps, please email the camp teacher before registering your student(s).

WHEN:
Monday-Friday, August 7-11 and 14-18  (Two Week Camp)

9:00-11:00 a.m. -OR- 12:00-2:00 p.m. (Daily)

WHO:

Ideal for any 5th-8th Grade students who would like to learn basic keyboarding skills. This will be especially helpful to 7th and 8th Graders taking the Technology class during the 2017-2018 school year

TEACHER:
Connie Primosic

Connie.Primosic@VeritasAcademy.net

WHAT:

Students will learn correct touch keyboarding techniques, develop touch keystroking speed and accuracy, along with a working knowledge of basic word processing functions and proofreading, and learn to compose at the keyboard. Classes will meet in the Veritas Village portables. Enrollment limited to 12 students. If interest is high enough, we will possibly create another class group.

COST: 

$199 per student 

REQUIRED MATERIALS:

Students must bring their own laptop and power cord.

WHEN:
Monday-Friday, August 7-11  (One Week Camp)

11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. (Daily)

WHO:

Ideal for new 7th and 8th Grade students who would like to refresh/improve their grammar skills for the 2017-2018 school year. 

TEACHER:
Melissa Marmor

Melissa.Marmor@VeritasAcademy.net

WHAT:

At Veritas Academy, 7th and 8th Grade English classes begin assuming students have solid basic sentence diagramming knowledge. During this skills camp, students will learn the basics of Rod and Staff Grammar including defining parts of speech and diagramming sentences. Classes will meet in the Veritas Village portables.

COST: 

$125 per student

WHEN:
Monday-Friday, August 14-18 (One Week Camp)

11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. (Daily)

WHO:

Ideal for new 8th grade students and new 9th grade students to learn the basics of the Jane Schaffer Writing Method that is used for literary analysis writing in the Schools of Logic and Rhetoric.

TEACHER:  
Melissa Marmor

Melissa.Marmor@VeritasAcademy.net

WHAT:

At Veritas Academy, 8th and 9th grade English classes begin with the assumption that students have had prior instruction in the Jane Schaffer Writing Method. During this bootcamp, students will learn the basics of the Jane Schaffer Writing Method that is used for literary analysis writing in the Schools of Logic and Rhetoric. Classes will meet in the Veritas Village portables.

COST: 

$125 per student