Chemistry:  Grades 10 – 12  Instructor:   Kate Mousel


Perform chemical reactions, explore energy conversions plus Avegrado's number and demonstrate Boyle's and Charles' Gas Laws......


This year long course, 90 contact hours, covers the entire high school Chemistry I curriculum and includes Hands-on Activities and Labs every week


Class Size Minimum: 8 Class Size Maximum:15  

Tuesdays & Thursdays; 1:00 – 2:30; 

9/10/19 –5 /16/20

              

Complete the entire Introduction to Chemistry Curriculum: 60 class sessions & 30 labs

Class fees: $800.00: Payable $400 each semester


Labs-only Option:  30 labs including Calorimetry and the Gas Laws.

​Class Size Minimum: 8 Class Size Maximum:15  
 Thursdays; 3:00 – 4:15; 
9/9/19 –5 /15/20


Class fees: $240.00: Payable $120 each semester

Physical Science Grades 9 – 11; Instructor:  Kate Mousel

Labs-Only Option: 30 Labs including Chemical reactions and Energy movement through Matter 


Class Size Minimum: 8 Class Size Maximum:15

 Tuesdays; 10:00 – 11:15; 9/10/19 – 5/19/20; 


​Class fees: $240.00: Payable $120 each semester 


​​​​​​​​​​High School Course Offerings, Fall 2019

Biology:  Grades 9 – 11  Instructor:   Kate Mousel


Perform a DNA extraction, solve a murder mystery using gel electrophoresis, Identify bacteria using DNA fingerprinting and Gram staining, participate in dissections.....


This year long course, 90 contact hours, covers the entire high school biology curriculum and includes Hands-on Activities and Labs every class session. Several exciting field trips are planned.


Class Size Minimum: 8 Class Size Maximum:15  

Mondays & Wednesdays; 1:00 – 2:30;

9/9/19 –5 /15/20

              

Complete the entire Introduction to Biology Curriculum: 60 class sessions & 45 labs

Class fees: $800.00: Payable $400 each semester


Labs-only Option:  30 labs including Enzyme Catalysis & DNA Fingerprinting

​Class Size Minimum: 8 Class Size Maximum:15  
 Wednesdays; 3:00 – 4:15; 
9/9/19 –5 /15/20


Class fees: $240.00: Payable $120 each semester 

Geometry:  Grades 8-11;  Instructor:  Laura Blumer

This course is taught by our Director of Engineering Programs, Mike Evans. Mr. Evans,a 26-year veteran educator, introduced, developed, and implemented the advanced manufacturing program for Huntsville City Schools. He worked with Greenpower United Kingdom and served as CEO for the GreenpowerUSA Foundation facilitating the implementation of Greenpower in the United States. Mike coached a Greenpower team of local students and led them to recognition on the international stage. He has served on multiple committees for the Alabama State Department of Education assisting with curriculum development, course of study design, and creation of the statewide junior college articulation agreement.


Minimum Class Size: 5 Maximum Class Size: 9  


Studentswill be introduced to 3D modeling and technical drawing concepts using Siemens PLM Solid Edge 3D Modeling Design Software. Students will each receive a copy of the software.

Cost: $300.00


Class is Monday & Wednesday 8:00 – 9:30 A.M.  for eight weeks (9/5/2019 – 10/29/2020)


Geometry:  This course is taught by our Director of Secondary Mathematics, Laura Blumer.  Mrs. Blumer taught Geometry, Algebra, Pre-Algebra, 8th Grade Math, 7th Grade Math and served as the Academic Meet Coordinator for Huntsville City Schools before joining the Much is Expected Team. 

While students may register for individual Units of Study, participation in all sections ensures coverage of the high school geometry curriculum. 

Class Size Minimum:  8, Class Size Maximum: 15

Session I:  Geometry Basics, Proofs & Reasonings:  Mondays & Wednesdays; 10:45 – noon; 9/5/18-10/15/18; Topics Include:  Points, Lines, Planes, Angles, Intro to Proofs and Basic Constructions.  Algebra review is embedded throughout the course.  Cost:  $187.50

Session II:  Parallel & Perpendicular Lines, Congruent Triangles, Relationships Within Triangles:  Mondays & Wednesdays; 10:45 – noon; 10/22/18 – 12/12/18 (no classes 11/19 or 11/21 – Thanksgiving Break) Topics Include:  Special Angle Pairs, Proving Triangles Congruent, Midsegments, Medians, Bisectors, Indirect Proof, Multi-Step Constructions.

Cost:  $187.50

Session III:  Polygons & Quadrilaterals, Similarity, Intro to Right Triangles and Pythagorean Theorem:  Mondays & Wednesdays; 10:45 – noon; 1/7/19 -2/18/19 (no class 1/21/19); Topics Include:  Angle-Sum Theorem, Quadrilateral Definitions & Properties, Similarity, Right Triangles, Pythagorean Theorem.  Cost:  $187.50

Session IV:  Right Triangles & Trigonometry, Area:  Mondays & Wednesdays; 10:45 – noon; 2/25/19 – 4/3/19; Topics Include:  Pythagorean Theorem & Converse, Special Right Triangles, Law of Sines, Law of Cosines, Area of Triangles, Quadrilaterals, Circles & Regular Polygons.  If time allows, Transformations will be covered.  Cost:  $187.50

Session V:  Geometric Solids and Circles:  Mondays & Wednesdays; 10:45 – noon; 4/8/19 – 5/22/19 (no class 4/10/19 or 4/22/19); Topics Include:  Surface Area and Volume of Geometric Solids, Tangents, Arcs, Chords, Angles in Circles, Circle Equation.  If time allows, Probability will be covered.  Cost:  $187.50

SAVE $10.00 per session Registering for 2 or more sessions at $177.50 each
BEST VALUE:  Complete the entire Geometry curriculum: $875.00


Math Tutoring: Available Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday by appointment; $35/hour

​Fundamentals of Engineering and Design: Grades 9 – 12;  Instructor:  Mike Evans

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