The next twelve months we will focus on preparing Dominic for his further endeavours with a rich Liberal Arts education. The main focus, after Faith, will be on Essay Writing and Time Management skills with the other skills below running a close second.
Due to time constraints and maximising Dominic’s learning style we will also freely use Free Online Education sites.
Apologetics –Beginning Apologetics Super Set
Spiritual – Read two novels per term of choice from Home Library.
Grammar and Composition
Elements of Writing: 5th course – Kinneavy & Warriner
Essays are to be assigned on Faith, literature history and science topics. 5 /term
Further composition will be required for Writing Club and for literary analysis.
Weekly Writing Club
Writing Lessons with Sister Judith including; Five Paragraph Essay & Research Report.
2 novels/term including short stories
Write 1 serious paper on each novel.
Read & discuss; opinions, reactions, themes, symbolism
Read one play/ term, watch DVD
All About Spelling
Further develop skills in; Typing skills, Word, Excel, powerpoint etc
Resource – Dummies books
-Kahn Academy – Maths & Finance/Economics
Kahn Academy – Science
Biology – Singapore Science
Movies – Australian & Otherwise
Kahn Academy – History
Church (L’Osservatore Romano)
Secular -Emails & to discuss with Dad
Working – Retail Store