Strategy Games: an educational opportunity to engage with other students sharpening language and number skills while learning and strengthening problem solving, critical thinking and analysis skills. Game activities offer the opportunity to think, react, adapt, master, compete, and communicate in a supportive and fun environment. Students will learn, practice or even master age appropriate classic and newer board games including games such as chess, Risk, Settlers of Catan, Ticket To Ride, Yahtzee, and card games.
Frequency: Once per Week
Class Duration: Semester
Private Funds Accepted? Yes
Charter Funds Accepted? Yes
Inspire Charter School: Yes
South Sutter: Yes
Communication Tools supports home educated parents and students in providing a quality education, offering instruction and tutoring for all grade levels, K-12. Communication Tools specializes in providing instruction, training and opportunities for oral communication and creative expression in all subject areas and is dedicated to helping students develop their thinking and communication skills through practical applications in academic, creative and athletic pursuits.
Communication Tools believes performance and competition are great tools for helping students achieve their best potential. Our courses use a variety of strategies to attain outcomes including fun class competitions, audio and video podcasts, community speech competitions and athletic and team building activities.
Classes are available in the greater Sacramento and Foothill area. Communication Tools is currently a vendor for South Sutter, Horizon, Visions, Summit and Forest Charter Schools. Inspire Charter School pending.
Communication Tools for Youth programs were started by Elise Pope and Anne Weiland who both have Bachelor of Science Degrees, have home educated for 25 years, and have been coaching athletics and speech and debate for 15 years.