Each class is 2 hours. Each session is 8 classes (total of 16 hours)
We develop these reading, writing, and critical thinking skills through the study of classical and contemporary great books in their historical contexts. We do so by removing the artificial divide between literature and history. An interdisciplinary approach helps students understand the deeper underpinnings of civilizations, instead of simply memorizing isolated dates and events.
Through a mix of traditional and contemporary classics that gradually scale up in reading challenge, level 4 emphasizes:
These foundational skills support higher-level analytical reading and writing in middle and upper grades.
There is maximum of 6 students per cohort (6:1 student-to-teacher ratio) to ensure personal attention.