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Animal Investigators

For ages 5-7

  • Starts Oct 18
  • From 20 US dollars
  • Bush River Road

Available spots

Service Description

Learn the six main classifications of the animal kingdom. We will investigate the characteristics of each group while comparing the similarities and differences. All materials and supplies are provided. PLEASE NOTE: Unless there are reasonable accommodations involved that requires your child needing your assistance, parents are asked to refrain from sitting in the classrooms. If you are interested in serving as a teacher's aide in your child's classroom, please indicate that in the comments section of the registration form. PREREQUISITES: Able to identify letters of the alphabet (able to read independently preferred but not required) Able to answer who, what, when, where, and why questions about material they have read themselves or heard read aloud Able to use a pencil and cut with scissors Recognize and write numbers 1-100 Follow two-step oral instructions Know the names and features of the four seasons Able to sort objects into different groups according to physical characteristics ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR: As our resident "Ms. Frizzle", Amanda creates a dynamic learning environment that encourages curiosity and growth for our young learners through the exploration of science. Amanda's journey as a homeschooling mom of 6+ years has equipped her with invaluable insights to serve the unique needs of our students. She is a dedicated supporter and participant of Akoma Cares Hybrid Learning Center and serves in several roles within the organization. Guided by the mantra "Be the change...", Amanda prioritizes creating meaningful and immersive culturally conscious spaces for students to explore and discover the world around them. In her spare time, Amanda enjoys the wonders of nature through tent camping and exploring unique places in South Carolina with her son. Her love for the outdoors extends to her teaching, as she often incorporates the outdoors into her lessons and activities.

Upcoming Sessions

Cancellation Policy

SCHEDULING: Akoma Cares reserves the right to cancel classes, activities, and events and provide a full refund when minimum requirements are not met. PAYMENT AND CANCELLATIONS: Payment is due in full before the membership is active. Reservations are taken on a first come, first serve basis and are subject to class size limits. No refunds will be given for missed classes, activities, and events. COVID LIABILITY WAIVER: By signing this agreement, I acknowledge the contagious nature of COVID-19 and voluntarily assume the risk that I or my children may be exposed to or infected by COVID-19 by attending an Akoma Cares event, activity and/or class. Such exposure or infection may result in personal injury, illness, permanent disability, and/or death. I understand that the risk of becoming exposed to or infected by COVID-19 at the aforementioned event, activity and/or class may result from the actions, omissions, or negligence of myself and others, including, but not limited to, employees and other participants. I knowingly and freely assume all of the foregoing risks and accept sole responsibility for any injury to myself (including, but not limited to, personal injury, disability, and death), illness, damage, loss, claim, liability, or expense, of any kind, that I may experience or incur in connection with my attendance at an Akoma Cares event, class, and/or activity. (“Claims”). If I or my children are presenting any of the following symptoms of COVID-19 or if any of the following applies: 1. Fever, Shortness of Breath, Loss of Sense, Taste or Smell, Dry Cough, Runny Nose, Sore Throat. 2. Exposure, to your knowledge, to the COVID-19 virus. 3. Within the last 14 days, traveled outside of the country, I, the guardian must notify Akoma Cares immediately and refrain from attending an event, class and/or activity for 10 days starting from the date of incidences numbered above. PHOTO, VIDEO OR OTHER RECORDING CONSENT: By signing this form the parent/guardian gives consent to Akoma Cares to use images or filmed footage of events, activities and/or classes in printed materials or on the web for the purposes of promoting Akoma Cares events, activities and/or classes. Please note there is no compensation for the use of your child’s likeness in any of our materials. MEDICAL CONSENT: By signing this form the parent/guardian/student gives permission for medical treatment to be administered to the student by a qualified medical professional in the event of an emergenc

Contact Details

  • Cornerstone Presbyterian Church, Bush River Road, Columbia, SC, USA

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