GRACE ACADEMY ONLINE COURSE DESCRIPTIONS 2020-2021 WITH BOOK AND SUPPLY LIST

(updated 1/08/2020)

Textbooks are subject to change. To order books, please select the link(s), if applicable, that are underlined and blue under the individual course description. Grace Academy recommends ordering books no earlier than 6/15/2020.

Fees will be totaled per family and included in your Family Folder at Orientation. Fees will be due the first week of school payable to Grace Academy.

9-12 Textbooks

Textbooks are subject to change. To order books, please select the link(s), if applicable, that are underlined and blue under the individual course description. Grace Academy recommends ordering books no earlier than 6/15/2020.

9-12 Classes:

The following courses are 9th – 12th grade level unless otherwise noted. Click on the image or Class Title to read more about the class.

Algebra I Online (9-10)

This is a concentrated course which will involve the mastery of various math concepts including operations with real numbers, solving equations and inequalities, polynomials, exponential operations, factoring, functions, systems of equations and

Algebra II Honors Online (10-12)

(Prerequisite: Algebra I & Geometry. Grace Academy teacher or director will determine placement for this course.) – This course is a more in depth study of the Algebra II…

Algebra II Online (10-12)

(Prerequisite: Algebra I & Geometry) – This course includes a review and expansion of Algebra I concepts, irrational and complex numbers, quadratic equations, functions, and problem solving.

American History I Online (9-10)

Students will study the story of America from a Christian world-view beginning the pre-colonization period and ending with the Civil War Era. Using primary sources, discussion, and research, they will..

American History II Online (10-11)

Students will continue the story of America from a Christian world-view beginning with the Reconstruction era.  This course will cover the historical facts of our history as well as how God has…

Anatomy/Physiology Honors Online (11-12)

Students will continue the story of America from a Christian world-view beginning with the Reconstruction era.  This course will cover the historical facts of our history as well as how God has…

Biology Online (9-10)

This course provides a detailed introduction to the concepts, methods, and application of general biology. Emphasis is placed on practical understanding of the vocabulary of biology.  It provides…

Business Math Online (9-12)

As believers in Jesus Christ, we live in a culture that is increasingly misinformed about our faith. It is important for every young follower of Jesus Christ to understand the Gospel message and the basics of our faith in Christ…

Chemistry Online (11-12)

(Prerequisite: Algebra I, Biology & Earth Science)  – This physical science course gives high school students a foundation in Chemistry.

English I Online (9-10)

This course focuses on both grammar and literature. Students will review capitalization and punctuation rules, as well as, grammatical structures that are necessary for composing sentences, paragraphs, and essays.

English II Online (9-10)

This course consists of an extension of grammar learned in English I and a literature series. There will be a focus on editing skills to be used for essays based on the literature selections…

English III Online (10-12)

During the first semester, students will complete a research paper using the MLA (Modern Language Association) format. This will include choosing a topic, forming a thesis statement, researching the topic,…

English IV Honors Online (11-12)

This course focuses on advanced literature and composition topics. Students will analyze three literary works including a Pulitzer-prize winning American novel, a French adventure classic…

English IV Online (11-12)

This course focuses on literature and composition. Students will analyze four literary works including an epic, an American play and European works.

English V Honors Online (11-12)

This course focuses on advanced literature and composition topics. Students will analyze three literary works including a Pulitzer-prize winning American novel, a French adventure classic…

Geometry Honors Online (9-11)

Grace Academy teacher or Director will determine Placement for this course.) – This course is a more in depth track of an organized and logical study of the use of …

Geometry Honors Online (9-11)

Grace Academy teacher or Director will determine Placement for this course.) – This course is a more in depth track of an organized and logical study of the use of …

Geometry Online (9-11)

(Prerequisite: Algebra I) – This course is an organized and logical study of the use of undefined terms, definitions, postulates, and theorems and …

Health Online (9-12)

Students will learn about important health issues, such as how to take care of their body, exercise and what foods are best to eat. Students will learn the value and benefits of physical activity.

Pre-Calculus Honors Online (11-12)

(Prerequisite: Algebra I, Geometry, Algebra II, and Grace Academy Issued Placement Test) – This course is designed to help students develop their proficiency in Algebra III and Trigonometry.

Spanish I Online (9-10)

Basic vocabulary, pronunciation, reading, and writing are implemented throughout this course. Quarterly projects will be assigned to enhance geographical and cultural aspects of Spanish speaking countries.

Spanish II Online (10-12)

(Prerequisite: Spanish I) – This course will expand on the listening, speaking, reading and writing skills developed in Spanish I. This course will introduce more vocabulary and grammar, and immerse Spanish students into the language…

Spanish III Honors Online (11-12)

Prerequisite: Spanish I and Spanish II) – This course will expand on the listening, speaking, reading and writing skills developed in Spanish II. Vocabulary and grammar will be introduced and immerse Spanish students into the language.

Understanding Your Faith Online (9-12)

As believers in Jesus Christ, we live in a culture that is increasingly misinformed about our faith. It is important for every young follower of Jesus Christ to understand the Gospel message and the basics of our faith in Christ…

Web Design Online (9-12)

(Prerequisite: Prior computer experience required) – Students will learn what makes a visually appealing and functional website using HTML and CSS.

World History Online (9-12)

This course is a thematic study of the history of the world from the Garden of Eden to the present day. History is “His story” and the unfolding of God’s plan is so very evident in the progression of human events.