Class Offerings  2021-22

Homeschooled students excel in small-group classes! Find a class below that meets your student's needs, and plan to fit it into your homeschool year.  Click the "Learn More" icon to contact LTS for more info and to enroll.  NEW 2021-22 school year offerings are here!

Spanish Language
Spanish language is a valuable skill for the workplace, for college preparation, and for enjoyment!  Classes are offered at beginning and advancing levels  for middle and high school students, with both conversational and grammatical emphasis.
Online
     Beginners--- middle and high school Introductory Spanish
      Fridays 11:30a.m. - 12:30p.m.  September - May, 3 10-week sessions
In Person
     High School Spanish I, II, III, IV
    (first year beginners through advanced Spanish - Wednesdays,
    September through May, in 3 10-week sessions)
     
English Composition & Literature

                    Writing is an essential skill; give your student the benefit of a writing class                        this school year! 

                    High School Writing Workshops are 10-week, online  classes.

                    Beginning Writers - for 8th graders and above with little or no formal                                writing experience, begins with the necessary grammar for building great                        sentences and paragraphs, moving to reports and essays. Students are                              guided through the writing process to gain experience and confidence in                          writing for high school. 
                    Tuesdays, 1-2p.m. Sept. - November
                   High School Writing - teaching skills for a variety of high school writing                             assignments -- summaries, book reviews, expository and persuasive essays,                     the personal narrative, and the essay question response   
                   Fridays, 10-11a.m. Sept - November;  Tuesdays, 1-2p.m. January - March
                  Research Paper - students will be led through the process of  selecting a                            topic, finding and utilizing good source materials, organizing their research,                    writing a high-quality research paper in the MLA format, and presenting                          their research to the class.
                  Fridays, 10-11a.m. January - March
 
                 Writing about Literature - Students will read an important novel, analyze and                   respond to the work through short and longer essays.  
                 Fridays, 10-11a.m. March-May
                Creative Writing - For the student who thinks creatively and wants to write!                      Poetry, short fiction, and personal narratives.
                Tuesdays, 1-2p.m. March - May
                   Literature classes for understanding and appreciation:

                   World Literature  -  1 year course

                   American Literature - 1 year course

                   Classic Novels  -  1 semester course

                   Shakespeare   -  quarter course

                   (No literature classes are currently scheduled for the coming school year; if                        you would like to request a class for your group, contact me.)

HIGh-Touch, personalized Classes

Class sizes are small, no more than 12 students per class,  so that each student gets individual attention  and connection with the teacher.