Class time will be spent building LEGO projects from a variety of specific challenges. Creativity, observation, prediction, reasoning and critical thinking will be strengthened as students enjoy the fun of earning Lego Money and practicing presentation skills (eye contact, speaking clearly, posture, etc.) with show and tell. Material kits TBD.
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.