22-23 Course Offerings
Finding Inspiration in Every Turn
What makes Wild Roots Learning Center different is our approach to education. We employ a wide range of educational philosophies to deliver instruction and we are passionate about learning. At the core of our educational philosophy is hands on learning, which offers multiple modalities for learning.
Sample Class Flow:
Content Opener: Examples- Story time, Game, Circle Up Conversation
Activity: Examples-Crafts, Community Project, Exploration
Wrap Up: Reflection and Clean Up
Action & Civics: Hey kids! You are the future, participate in active citizenship and change the world.
Animals & Environment: Learn about animals and environment, food webs, the delicate balance of ecosystems and the human impact.
Brain & Body Connection: Build your growth mindset, conflict resolution and body awareness through movement.
Artists & Authors: Discover the great artist within as you learn about artists and authors who have made their mark on history.
Curious & STEAM: Science, technology, engineering, art and math, beautifully combined for curious minds.
Drama & Music Games: Build confidence, teamwork, and learn to think on your feet with fun drama and music games.
Envision & Create: From cardboard tree houses and clay sculptures to felting and hand stitching, explore your creative side.
Earth & Emotion: Using all your senses to connect with nature and your emotions while developing your skills to communicate about and understand your emotions.
Explore & Wanderlust: Trot around the globe learning about various countries, their traditions and culture.
Fairytales & Fables: Be a princes or princess, dragon or knight, mermaid or troll and make fairytales and fables literature come to life.
Finding Your Voice: Kids can change the world. Join other future world changers as you find your voice.
Movement & Meditation: Through the practice of Yoga, belly breathing and Qigong, learn to pause and practice mindfulness.
Poetry & Songwriting: Songs are poems set to music. Learn to write poetry and express it musically.
Science & Discovery: Hands on science every class, from active experiments to dissections.
Storytelling & Illustration: Build your listening skills while bringing your imagination to life by creating your own characters through storytelling and art creation.
Story & Dream: Stories teach us everything from emotions to history, fiction and fact. Early writers will work on oral storytelling and a collaborative written piece. Experienced writers will work on individual pieces as part of a collective anthology.
Reader's & Musical Theater: Learn songs and routines for small scale performances. Experienced readers can develop their dramatic skills by reading short scripts and learning lines.
ReCreate IT Art: Give new life to discarded materials and repurpose and reuse them to create works of art.
World Language: Learn to speak conversational Spanish while having fun and making crafts