elementary classes

Class Overview & Information

 
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2019-2020

COURSE OF STUDY 

GRADES 3-5

HISTORY

  • Egypt

  • The Middle Ages

  • Colonial America

  • Age of Invention

LITERATURE

  • Wind in the Willows

  • Abigail Adams

  • Johnny Tremain

SCIENCE

  • Weather

  • Human Anatomy

  • Machines

OVERVIEW

Our Elementary Program offers two distinct combination classes : 

- A combination class for 1st & 2nd grade which meets twice a week. 

- A combination class for 3rd-5th grader which meets once a week.  

1st & 2nd Grade Combination Class

All basic subjects are covered, including Reading, Phonics, Spelling, Bible, Language Arts, Math, Science, Literature, and History.  Children will be instructed at each of their appropriate skill level.  Homework will then be assigned for the parents to oversee on the other three days. 

 

3rd - 5th Grade Combination Class

Classes will meet once a week and a complete course of instruction will be given in History, Science, and Literature. This curriculum is built on a three year cycle, enabling the student to enter any year of the cycle.  

Skill Focus

- Basic note-taking and study skills

- Basic and Intermediate writing skills, including the development of clear paragraphs and creating an essay. 

- Giving oral reports which stem from basic research. 

- Reading and understanding Children's Classics.

 

Parent Responsibilities

- Homework assignments each week require parent supervision. 

- Expect 1.5 to 2 hours daily on RGES homework. 

- Parents should instruct these additional subjects daily when not in class: 

  • Math

  • Handwriting

  • English Grammar

  • Bible

  • Spelling

 

CLASS TIMES

& LOCATIONS

1st & 2nd Grade

Tuesdays & Thursdays - 8:30am to 3:30pm

Hoffmantown Church

8888 Harper Rd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87111

3rd -5th Grade

Tuesdays 8:30am to 3:30pm

Hoffmantown Church

8888 Harper Rd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87111