News
Online Text Books

Online textbook information will be added here.

M.A.J.O.R.S

Art Fanatics

1st – 4th

Bodily-Kinesthetic, Spatial, Intrapersonal

Are you an art fanatic? Do you love being creative and drawing? Do you like to paint and create projects? Then this is the class for you!
We will explore our spatial intelligence while creating art pieces that go

with famous characters, holidays, music, and much more! We will be painting, making collages, and doing guided drawings, just to name a few. See you there!

Creative Beading 101

1st – 4th

Spatial, Bodily-Kinesthetic, Interpersonal

Come on out to Beading 101! In this exciting class, you will learn different techniques on how to make fun and exciting items with different types of beads! You can then go home and bead your heart out! We will be making jewelry, animals, and ornaments! Come get your Beading on in Creative Beading 101!

Creative Directed Drawing

1st – 4th

Spatial, Bodily-Kinesthetic, Intrapersonal

Have you ever wanted to become an artist, but did not know where to start? Well this is the class for you! We will be using step-by-step directions to create beautiful and creative masterpieces to showcase your artistic skills. This class is great for beginners and students who are interested in using their creative side. We will be using a variety of different tools such as pastels, paints and watercolors. All beginning artists are welcome!

Sew Your Bow

1st – 4th

Spatial, Interpersonal, Intrapersonal

In this class you will be learning all about basic sewing and how to make your own beautiful bows!

Kick Up the Dust

1st – 4th

Interpersonal, Bodily- Kinesthetic, Musical

Hey y’all! Do you like to dance? What about dancing to country music? If you love country music then you’ll love “Kick the Dust Up”. Come work with others and learn how to do some popular line dances from the Watermelon Crawl to Good Time.

Yoga Pretzels

1st – 4th

Bodily-Kinesthetic, Interpersonal, Intrapersonal

If you like to work on your health and relaxation then Yoga Pretzels is for you! In Yoga Pretzels we will learn new Yoga poses and breathing techniques. We will do all of this while working on our Bodily- Kinesthetic, Interpersonal and Intrapersonal Multiple Intelligences. In Yoga Pretzels we will work on Yoga poses with some of our favorite movies as well as games. Come join in on the fun!

Make all your Swishes Come True

1st – 4th

Bodily-Kinesthetic, Interpersonal, Spatial

This basketball MAJORS is for students who want to develop their basketball abilities, participate in games and activities, and have fun with their peers.

Flower Children Choir

1st – 8th

Musical, Bodily Kinesthetic, Spatial

Do you love music from the 60’s and 70’s? Do you love to sing? Do you find yourself singing along to all the songs on the oldies stations?

Are you the fifth Beatle? In this class we will be learning and singing popular songs from the 60’s and 70’s. We will also be tie dying our shirts because far out tunes need a far out outfit! Let your classmates know how groovy you are by putting a pretty flower in your hair and joining the Flower Children Choir!

Let the Healing Begin! An Intro to Permaculture

1st – 8th

Spatial, Bodily Kinesthetic, Naturalist

In this class, we will begin learning about permaculture, why it is important, and how we can use it on campus and at home. We will also do some hands-on crafting of seed balls and insect hotels. We will use the last day of M.A.J.O.R.S. to place the insect hotels and scatter the seed balls around the perimeter of the campus.

Journaling Artfully

1st – 8th

Spatial, Intrapersonal, Interpersonal

This class will combine art and the art of journaling. Students will learn new techniques with paint, Zen-Tangle, collage, and design a journal for keeping memories, stories, poetry, and photography. They will experiment with gesso, embellishments, and other art mediums to create a unique setting for personal writing. This is a great opportunity for children who love writing and art to create individualized pieces displaying their work!

Choose Kind

1st – 8th

Musical, Interpersonal, Intrapersonal

In this major, the students will learn what it means to be truly kind. We will practice ways to be kind to our campus, to our school community and to the staff. We will talk about and role play kindness in everyday situations, especially in situations in which being kind isn’t the easiest thing to do.

Non-Core Class Schedule

Information about non-core class schedules will be added here.

Depth & Complexity Icons
Living Museum
michigan

University of Michigan

Welcome to our class website. I am thrilled and honored to be your child’s teacher! It is going to be a fantastic year!

Event Calendar

December 12, 2018
  • MAJORS December 10, 2018-December 14, 2018 @ 
  • Math Olympiad December 12, 2018 @ 7:30 am - 8:10 am Room 7

    4th - 8th Grade

  • Cancelled - Honour Choir TK - 3rd December 12, 2018 @ 7:30 am - 8:15 am Band Room

    TK - 3rd grade

  • CANCELLED-Jazz Band December 12, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Cancelled - ASB meeting December 12, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm
  • Jingle Jam December 12, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm Honour Hall
December 13, 2018
  • MAJORS December 10, 2018-December 14, 2018 @ 
  • Cheer Practice December 13, 2018 @ 7:30 am - 8:15 am Honour Hall
  • Cancelled - Marching/Pep Band December 13, 2018 @ 7:30 am - 8:15 am Band Room

    4th - 8th Grade

  • Kindness Club December 13, 2018 @ 10:40 am - 11:00 am Honour Hall

    1st - 8th Grade

  • Cancelled - Intermediate Strings/Kammermuski December 13, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm Band Room
  • Regular Meeting of the OPA Board of Directors December 13, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    5:00 PM Closed Session
    6:15 PM Open Session
    Board Website