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Gifted Homeschoolers Forum Now Offers Online Classes

GHF Online Courses!

Courses scheduled beginning September, 2012 so far:

Literature of Identity and Belonging: A high school level reading and writing intensive course exploring themes of identity, belonging and adolescent psychology in contemporary literature and the lives of gifted adolescents. Full term (two semesters). $375 US. Ages 12 and up.

The Hero’s Journey: A high school level reading and writing intensive exploration of Joseph Campbell’s theory of the universal narrative theme in literature, movies and storytelling. Full Term (two semesters). $375 US Ages 12 and up.

Statistics for Skeptics: A one-semester crash course in understanding enough statistics to intelligently evaluate news reports, scientific articles, and whether broccoli can both cause and cure cancer. Prerequisites: A solid grasp of pre-algebra topics, including fractions, decimals, and percents, and a facility with manipulating basic linear and quadratic algebraic equations.Fall semester. $185 US

Think Your Way Out of a Paper Bag: Critical Thinking and Argumentation: This one semester course will introduce students to principles of argumentation, logical fallacies and essential media literacy and research skills. Students will learn to analyze arguments from a variety of sources and construct effective arguments of their own. This course makes an excellent companion to Statistics for Skeptics. Spring semester. $185 US.

For more information, go to www.giftedhomeschoolers.org

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Kimberly is a homeschooling mother of two living with her dear husband of over 25 years in Halifax, Nova Scotia. She works from home as a homeschool coach and offers OBM, writing, editing, social media, and tech services. In her free time she likes to hand-spin, knit, read, volunteer in local theatre, and horseback ride.