High School Research (Humanities Research)

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 Course Details:

  • Tutor:  Tara Brooks, Bonnie Cross, Trish Hredzak-Showalter, Laura Mullican, Esther Terry
  • Grades: (rising) 9 – 12
  • Type: Single Subject (sign up for one or two subjects)

Course Description:

Practice your skills this summer in a six week short session designed to beat the summer brain drain and support your research. Select from EITHER:

Topics include, but are not limited to:

  • Science: Biology or Chemistry
  • English (Literature)
  • History (American, European, or World History)

Skills:

  • Time Management
  • Note-Taking
  • Self-Motivation
  • Creative Thinking
  • Study Skills (note-taking, critical reading, writing for understanding, citation methods – MLA/Chicago)
  • Project based learning management
  • Collaboration
  • Conducting research
  • Outlining
  • Copy-writing
  • Editing
  • Communicating professionally

Timeline:

  • Prerequisite: Students submit final grade report or school progress report for tutor review
  • Week 1: Skills practice #1, time management, organization, project management, self-motivation.
  • Week 2: Skills practice #2, time management, note-taking, citation methodology.
  • Week 3: Skills practice #3, organization, self-motivation, outline creation.
  • Week 4: Skills practice #4, organization, self-motivation, drafting.
  • Week 5: Skills practice #5, organization, self-motivation, editing, collaboration, communication.
  • Week 6: Skills practice #6, organization, editing, collaboration, communication.

Costs and Session Details:

  • Six sessions per course; extended courses available upon request*.
  • Each session includes one hour of work per subject.
  • One student may sign up for up to three subjects**.
  • One student may extend a single subject for up to two hours.
  • NEW STUDENT DISCOUNT: Save 5% each on each Creative Course registered for and paid in full before Monday May 29
  • NEW STUDENT BONUS: Pay in full for two courses before May 29 for TWO Creative Courses to receive a 10% discount on your total package!
  • *Discounts do not apply to extended courses.
  • **Multiple courses may require placement with multiple tutors at company discretion.

Fill out the course interest inquiry form for further information and pricing.

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