Josef works for Stella Academy starting the end of 2015. He is a senior in Illinois State University getting education as a Chemistry teacher.
Meanwhile, in Stella Academy, Jacob learns our Mathematics Program and is in a process of moving from assisting level to the level of an independent instructor in several areas of Vika-Math.
In addition, Jacob teaches English as a second language for our bilingual children.
Besides all of this, Jacob participates in creating science-curriculum for the new school year.
Classes concentrate on developing children’s ability to make independent decisions based on reality: children learn to identify and fix own mistakes, make the easiest scientific measurements, and make first in their lives high tech projects.
Mathematics: emphasis on calculations and measurements.
English/Russian: emerging reading and writing
Social Science: basic traits, human emotions, respect to the will of others
The classes concentrate on developing students’ Russian and English active vocabulary. There are two forms of education that intervene – students have short lessons (20 min long) when they develop fine motor skills and 20 – 40 min lessons involving projects, which require moving around.
The program will include: