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Registration for 2014 – 2015 Homeschool Classes Now Open

Posted by Edison Ford Winter Estates On July 19th

     Edison Ford offers a unique opportunity for homeschool families to learn science and history by exploring many of Edison’s inventions, ranging from electricity to movies. Each session follows the Next Generation Florida Sunshine State Standards and Next Generation Science Standards (Common Core). Parents will receive curriculum outlines for each class.

Homeschool july 2014      A NEW Robotics series is now available for grade levels 2 – 6. Students will be challenged to learn about electricity, circuits, computer coding and mechanics and apply their skills to building a robot that accomplishes a goal. Also, new this year is History of Technology for grade levels 1 – 6. Students will learn about history by recreating inventions of the past, and learn about their historical impact and about the inventors.

Each class for Robotics and History involves hands-on activities, and requires team work, critical thinking, problem solving and presentations from the students.

For a complete schedule of classes visit www.edisonfordwinterestates.org. To register for classes call 239-334-7419.

Cost: Edison Ford Members $15 (one adult; one child); non-members $25 (one adult, one child). Each additional child $15.

 

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