Elective Choices 2017/18 Grant Ranch School
STEM: Coding/Engineering – Students are introduced to and use the Engineering design process to solve problems and understand the influence that creative and innovative design has on our lives. Students create and share coding projects in the areas of Storytelling, Game Design, and Animation.
Team sports (Physical Education) – Students participate in team sport(s) activities learning strategies and team sportsmanship
Drawing and Color – Students will work on daily warm ups and work on basic drawing skills.
Ceramics and 3D – Students will create sculptures, masks, and, have ceramic projects (clay)
Contemporary and Street Art – Students will learn about the history of graffiti and street art while making conceptual and contemporary art.
Choir – Trimester Class, students will sing every day and learn about music theory and vocal technique, arranging and composing music, and how to accompany themselves on the Ukulele. Students will perform in a concert at the end of the trimester.
Modern Band Class – This would be a class that focuses on learning to play, perform on, and compose with modern band instruments (drums, guitar, bass, keyboard, vocals).
World Language Spanish – Introduction to the Spanish Language and culture