10. Course Schedules and an Art Gallery

I have updated my Golden Gate Prep Teacher Manual with the remaining course schedules (history, Latin, art, health) for our upcoming school year. (I’ll update the math schedules to include the second semester soon).

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On the Art Course Schedule page of my teacher manual, you’ll find my Art Gallery. This is a homemade book the kids will complete as we go through the school year. I bought a simple binding system (hole punch and coils) last year and discovered that I LOVE making these books. So, you’ll be seeing more of these for our other subjects in the near future. (I have several in mind for Health already).

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I’ve completed the first three steps of my planning for the school year:
1. Standards
2. Goals
3. Course Schedules

These are what I consider the hardest (i.e. least creative) steps to planning. But, they set the foundation and ensure a successful school year for us. As much as I enjoy lists and checkmarks, though (and I really do), I get a different sort of satisfaction from the remaining planning steps. Now come the fun parts, the ones where I get to play and put my personal touch on things.

Up next, our school calendar…maybe not what most people think of as fun, but I’m excited!

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4 thoughts on “10. Course Schedules and an Art Gallery

    1. Marisa Post author

      Thanks! It’s easier to make than you might think. I got most of the images off Wikipedia and then just formatted the book in Pages (I use a Mac).

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      1. lakenormanprep

        I love this! I think we will be adding this into our curriculum also. What a great way to get some art history, handwriting and research in! We have been doing picture studies which I think this will work very well with!

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