Weekend Enrichment Classes

Starting in November, Fairfax Collegiate will offer six enrichment courses at our office in Herndon, Virginia. Each course takes place over six consecutive weekends on Saturdays or Sundays, and each class session is two hours long. The dates for Saturday classes are 11/10, 11/17, 11/24, 12/1, 12/8 and 12/15. The dates for Sunday classes are 11/11, 11/18, 11/25, 12/2, 12/9, and 12/16.

Our office is located at 722 Grant Street, Suite J, in Herndon, Virginia. The cost for each course is $325. For more information, please email our registrar, James Miller, or call us at 703 481-3080.

Below are the descriptions for each course:

Math 4-6

Saturdays, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

This course allows students to work on their math skills in a small group setting. Students discuss and practice topics taught in upper elementary school math classes to review their knowledge and to prepare for future units in school. The course combines group instruction and individualized work.

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Math 7-8

Sundays, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

This course allows students to work on their math skills in a small group setting. Students discuss and practice topics taught in middle school math classes to review their knowledge and to prepare for future units in school. The course combines group instruction and individualized work.

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Writing 4-6

Saturdays, 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

This course allows students to practice organization, sentence and paragraph construction, grammar, and spelling in a small group environment. Students learn about the process of writing an essay, including such components as brainstorming, outlining, and later revising and proofreading after receiving feedback from the instructor. Prompt topics rotate each session, so students can reinforce their writing skills as they retake the course.

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Writing 7-8

Sundays, 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

This course allows students to practice essay organization, sentence and paragraph construction, and advanced grammar and spelling in a small group environment. Students practice the process of writing an essay, including such components as brainstorming, outlining, and later revising and proofreading after receiving feedback from the instructor. Prompt topics rotate each session, so students can reinforce their writing skills as they retake the course.

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Debate 4-6

Saturdays, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

This course introduces students to parliamentary debate with challenging and relevant topics for elementary school students. As the class progresses, students adopt a progressively more formal debate structure. Students develop public speaking and critical reasoning skills and learn how to present evidence and construct arguments. Debate topics rotate each session, allowing students to explore new topics by retaking the course.

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Debate 7-8

Sundays, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

This course introduces students to parliamentary debate with challenging and relevant topics for middle school students. As the class progresses, students adopt a progressively more formal debate structure. Students develop public speaking and critical reasoning skills and learn how to present evidence and construct arguments. Debate topics rotate each session, allowing students to explore new topics by retaking the course.

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