Soar Homeschool Support Class
36 weeks of simple, fun and creative lessons for ages 12,13,14 (grades 6th-8th)
The philosophy of Sun Raise Academy is to introduce your student to the world around them in a natural way, fostering learning in every day life as well as during the school day hours. "Life is learning and learning is life!" Ideal for ages 12-14 (grades 6th-8th).
In this curriculum, there is a basic introduction to Language Arts, Mathematics, Social Studies and Science. There is plenty of room for supplementing and adding your own creative style for a customized, one of a kind, home school experience.
This program includes 1 hour DAILY homeschool support classes. You will also have 4- 1 on 1 Teacher- Parent Support meetings with Tricia. The best thing about Support meetings is that you get to pick what time is convenient to meet AND we can meet online (all you need is internet) or FaceTime by phone.
This class is for the students getting ready to transition into high school! Ages 12, 13, 14/ 6th-8th grade. We meet for 1 hour virtually 5 days a week Students will be learning to SOAR in their academic foundation of English, Math, Social Studies, and Science. Classes are kept to 5 students to allow for optimum learning and individualization.
- English and Composition
- Study Skills
- Research Papers
- Peer interaction
- Entrepreneurial Skills
- Virtual Presentations (speeches)
In grades 6-8, literacy in history/social studies, science, and technical subjects ensure that students can independently build knowledge in these disciplines through reading and writing. Reading, writing, speaking, and listening will be a focus as an important part of every subject.
Math Focus for each grade meets these standards:
In grade 6: Ratios and proportional relationships, and early algebraic expressions and equations
In grade 7: Ratios and proportional relationships, and arithmetic of rational numbers
In grade 8: Linear algebra and linear functions
Tricia Dunn holds a dual degree in Special Education and Elementary Education. She has over 20 years of educational experience as a classroom teacher, remedial teacher, tutor, and home educator. She has the honor of being mom and teacher to her own 6 amazing children ages 11-21, as well as home school support educator to other students. Tricia is passionate about helping parents discover the best schooling option that meets the needs of their individual child. She offers support and guidance in a variety of ways.
Tricia is also Certified Parent Coach, Divorce Support Coach and Life Empowerment Coach.
Tricia Dunn was one of the first few tutors in the United States to be officially certified through ACT as a ACT Certified Educator (ACT Basics).
Tricia is trained and certified by My2tor, Tina Wiles, test expert for both ACT and SAT test prep.
Tricia uses the Official Prep guides for both ACT and SAT along with the proven strategies to see positive results!
Private lessons are available in home, at a local library, or virtually.
StartSubtracting with Borrowing (2:05)
StartBorrowing Across Zero
StartBars and line Graphs
StartLong Division (4:32)
StartDollars and Cents
StartDivision and Fractions
StartImproper fractions and mixed numbers
StartAdding and Subtracting Decimals
StartMeasuring in metrics
StartMeasuring weight in metrics