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Seven Habits of Highly Effective Teens – Grades 8 – 12 – Spring 2022 – 10 Weeks

Tuesday, March 29 2022 @ 11:00AM Tuesday, June 14 2022 @ 12:00PM EDT


Instructor:

Jonathan Meola

Instructor Email:

[email protected]

Grade/Level:

8 – 12

Day of Week:

Tuesday

Class Times:

11:00AM – 12:30PM (ET)

Terms/Semesters:

Spring 2022

Details

Start:
Tuesday, March 29 2022 @ 11:00AM EDT
End:
Tuesday, June 14 2022 @ 12:00PM EDT
Cost:
$250.00
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Virtual (Jigsaw/Canvas)
Phone:
+1 203 741 8570
Email:
register@opententacademy.com
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Seven Habits of Highly Effective Teens
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Imagine you had a road map – a step-by-step guide to help you get from where you are now to where you want to be in the future. Your goals, your dreams, your plans…. they are all within reach. You just need the tools to help you get there.

Together, the students will explore the timeless principles of the seven habits to the tough issues and life changing decisions teens face. They will learn how to improve self-image, build friendships, resist peer pressure, achieve their goals, get along with others (including parents!) – as well as tackle the new challenges of our time – like cyberbullying and social media. This class will be indispensable for teens!

This is a high school ½ credit English semester. Students will participate in pre-reading, analyzing and post-reading discussions. Students will write informal short essays, formal essays and some quizzes, along with a midterm and final.

Prerequisite:  Students MUST know how to write a 5-paragraph expository essay for their final exam.  We will not be going over HOW to write an essay in this class.  Previous experience is expected.

NOTE: Registration deadline is March 1, 2022.

There must be a minimum of 5 students to run this class.


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Learning to love the past

Rated 5 out of 5
November 29, 2020

History. This was definitely not my strongest area as a homeschool mother. I knew to provide my kids with what they needed, I had to look at outside resources. Taking a leap of faith, I registered both my 7th and 8th grader for U.S. History with Jonathan Meola.
Learning history through simple short stories using. “A History of US,” has been fun to read-a-loud. With a subject I once disliked myself, I’ve been able to power through, and engage with my children learning to love the past. Mr. Meola is a phenomenally fair instructor, and has allowed our kids to use their creativity for the semester project. The kids have enjoyed this area most about the class. Seeing their creations from the past come to life is a gift in itself. Thank you, Jonathan! You have lit a fire for history within my children!

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T.C.

Thanks for making homeschooling so much easier for us parents

Rated 5 out of 5
November 29, 2020

We have absolutely loved Jonathan’s Ancient Civilizations class this year.
He is so organized, and his classes are expertly taught – my son usually makes me leave the room but I will often go back and listen to the recordings and watch some of the videos because they are so interesting.
We are thrilled that OTA is now a vendor with our charter school, and since Z will be in middle school next year, we plan on signing up for a lot more classes.
Keep up the excellent job and thanks for making homeschooling so much easier for us parents!

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I.D.

Beyond Grateful

Rated 5 out of 5
June 18, 2021

During our family new year’s celebration, everyone completed a year-in-review questionnaire. One question asked, “What are you most proud of that you accomplished this past year?”
Without hesitation, our daughter blurted out “I learned to write a five-paragraph essay!”
Our daughter, who up until this past semester would only write science lab reports, should be proud of this accomplishment. She willingly dedicated days to completing required essays, and we owe this success to Lights! Camera! Action! class.
The instructor’s enthusiasm, instruction, encouragement and feedback all generated a newfound level of confidence within our daughter. Plus, the course spurred everyone in our family (including grandparents) to watch incredible movies, which normally would not be in our Netflix queue. The impact of this course reached beyond our daughter.

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L.R., Florida

Thank you!

Rated 5 out of 5
June 18, 2021

I would like to say thank you. My daughter, Laura, was so inspired by OTA’s Lights! Camera! Action! class. She WANTS to improve at writing instead of shying away from the process that she finds so difficult. She is putting her heart and soul into trying. I am seeing improvement and I am seeing enthusiasm that just were not there before. You have no idea how joyful that makes me. This latest essay was really, really hard but a bit less overwhelming than the prior two. Slowly the elements that Laura is learning in class are sinking in.
I appreciate all that you do for the class! Thank you!


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J.C., Vermone

Great class !!

Rated 5 out of 5
January 28, 2021

Great class. Highly recommend for middle school, high school and college students too! Great topics to help anyone get organized and various ways to study!!!

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