co-ops

 
Tree Top Cooperative
Philosophy:Tree Top Co-Op Class Fall 2013
The 5th and 6th grade Tree-Top cooperative meets at Forest Charter School's Truckee Learning Center.
 
Tree-Top Co-Op supports individualized learning styles through community engagement, a safe and positive school environment, interactive approaches to standards-based education and nurturing instruction to increase the students' love of learning.

 
 "I hear and I forget, I see and I remember, I do and I understand."
~ Chinese Proverb
 
 
Co-Operative Components  
  • Small, site-based core content classes support students within Forest Charter School's                   
    Personalized Learning Program.  
     
  • Highly Qualified California credentialed Supervising Teachers work with families to support                           
    learning and evaluation.
     
  • Community engagement within the classroom and the greater area through field trips,
    guest speakers, and service learning.
     
  • Development of lifelong learning and social skills, self-confidence, responsibility, independence,
    and creative expression.
     
  • Positive support and communication among administration, teachers, parents, and students.
     
  • Creative instruction through thematic units, outdoor, and experiential education.

 


Student presentation in the Tree Top classroom, Fall 2013  

                   Tree Top Co-Op Schedule

 
Core classes meet Monday through Wednesday from 8:30- 1. 
   
Enrichment classes meet on Thursdays
 
Independent Study and Field Trips are held on Fridays