TPS is pleased to offer a complete Elementary curriculum for grades 5 and 6, extending to strong grade 4 students. TPS Elementary instills a love of learning while also teaching foundational learning skills, plus skills specific to each major discipline. TPS Elementary also helps instill independent study skills, so that by grade 7 most students can work on their own with increasingly less supervision. TPS Elementary is purposeful and enjoyable for our younger learners.
Computer and On-line Skills
Grades 5-6: Elementary Grammar
Grades 6-7 (Summer): Grammar Foundations for Elementary and Middle School Writing
Grade 5 (Summer): Writing for Elementary School (alternates content each year, may be taken twice)
Grade 5: Writing Fundamentals 5
Grade 6 (Summer): Writing for Elementary School (alternates content each year, may be taken twice)
Grade 6: Writing Fundamentals 6
TPS offers Elementary Math (i.e, Math prior to Pre-Algebra) in two tracks: Accelerated and Fundamentals. Both tracks are thorough preparation for Pre-Algebra, the transitional course that bridges a student from concrete to abstract in preparation for Algebra and beyond.
Math Accelerated: More advanced topics in greater depth
Note: Strong Math Accelerated 6 students may skip Pre-Algebra and go straight to Algebra.
Math Fundamentals: Solid foundation for Pre-Algebra or Pre-Algebra (Honors)
TPS offers a complete Elementary Science curriculum, covering life sciences and physical sciences.
Humanities: History and Literature
TPS offers an integrated Elementary History and Literature curriculum. Combine this with TPS Writing Fundamentals 5 and Writing Fundamentals 6 for a complete Elementary History, Literature, Reading, and Writing program.
Grades 4/5/6: Elementary Humanities: History and Literature of the United States
Grades 4/5/6: Elementary Humanities: History and Literature of the Ancient World
Grades 5/6/7: Elementary Humanities: History and Literature of Asia and the Middle East
Grade 6: Heroes of the Faith: Church History
Start Spanish in elementary school! Completion through Elementary Spanish 3 in elementary or middle school places the student out of high school Spanish 1, so he can go straight to high school Spanish 2.
Start French in elementary school! Completion through Elementary French 3 in elementary or middle school places the student out of high school French 1, so he can go straight to high school French 2.
Art and Art History
Grade 6: Art and Artists
Grade 5/6/7: Foundations in Music
TPS Elementary courses are great preparation for TPS middle school courses, which are great preparation for TPS high school courses. TPS high school courses are unmatched for their effectiveness in preparing a student to do well in top colleges. If you are looking for a purposeful and enjoyable education for your young learner, please consider TPS Elementary.
To find more details on these and related courses, please select the “Elementary” category in our Course Catalog.