Chinese calligraphy is the art of writing Chinese characters using a brush and black ink on rice paper. It has developed over many centuries in China. Students nee to bring a Chinese calligraphy brush, rice paper and sumi ink form 100 Aker Wood.
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone is discussed in this course. Students will practice close reading - working to understand what happens in the text beyond the essential plot and character development - as well as the different ways to interpret text.
Location, place, human-environment interaction, movement and region (the 5 themes of Geography) are applied to the study of the creation of the earliest human civilizations (The River Valley civilizations).