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You can register for here. Student Blog Welcome to our student contribution section!Two integral parts of the Kimber Curriculum is practicing what we learn, and that we learn best when we share. Below you will find articles, research papers, photography projects, video projects, and music compositions that our students have contributed. Thank you for letting us share our talents with you! Submit Blog Post Students, please remember not to share private information online. Thank you. There was a chapter that really impacted me There was a chapter that impacted me it is 1 Nephi chapter thirteen you see it is about the colonization of a great nation its the USA Hey hey hey I was so amazed my mind was just crazed I loved it so much it talks about the country that I love such this is Read More » November 17, 2021 Samuel the lamenite ♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥ Samuel was prophesying on a wall he had arrows and rocks flying this way and that he still kept prophesying if I were there I would have run and hid but I do know that god is with him and that he was probably scared just like I would Read More » November 17, 2021 David and Goliath All David needed was five small stones A lot of faith and a sling to throw Haha haha laughed the giant But soon he fell to his doom There’s no way he could have done that without the lord But he sure did need a lot of courage He Read More » November 17, 2021 THE SOLAR SYSTEM There are many topics about the solar system, But I’ll only focus on one, Can you guess what that topic is? They are flaming balls of gas far away, They’re little in the sky, Do you know what I’m thinking of? Its a Firefly!! Read More » November 16, 2021 MY FAVORITE CLASS Science is one of my favorite classes, It goes like this every day– I open my book, get out my pens, I never wonder when the day ends. This class, gives me A chance to use One of my favorite skills, Which is drawing by the way. There is another Read More » November 16, 2021 Why Does Jesus Love Me Why would Jesus love a soul So rude and proud as mine? Why would he want one like me In his kingdom divine? Why would he suffer for me, So that I could repent, When every day again I’ll sin, Until my life is spent? Why would Jesus love me Read More » November 11, 2021 « Previous Page1 Page2 Page3 … Page13 Next » Astronomy Worksheets — Nebulae Dear Students and Parents, Please download and print out the attached work pages on nebulae for your 3-ring binders. These were prepared by Carolina Rodrigues and she worked hard to have them available so you can do your research easier. Remember to do your very best work in illustrating, cursive … Astronomy Worksheets — Nebulae Read More » Read more Download File Numeration Bingo Board Aloha! This Thursday, Oct. 28, we will be playing BINGO during Jr. B/Sr. Math class. The game is optional, and those who wish to not participate are more than welcomed to continue working on their math books (or be the number caller for a round). The page is blank so that … Numeration Bingo Board Read More » Read more Download File Astronomy Workpages — Oct 19-21 Dear parents, You may wish to download and print out the attached files, created by Carolina Rodrigues. These work pages correlate with the Senior Astronomy manual “How and Why God Created the Universe.” Students will be working on their own during class to complete the various assignments. However, these work … Astronomy Workpages — Oct 19-21 Read More » Read more Download File, Download File Next 12 Parent Training Sorry, this content is only available to Distance Learners.If you already have an account, and can’t see your classes, be sure you are logged in with the correct email.Otherwise, you can sign up for classes here. For Downloadable Curriculum, please understand the importance of printing downloadable curriculum for every child. Students who do not have a physical copy to write, take notes, and read along with, will miss out on about 80% of retention.Look through our list of curriculum below:Distance Learning CurriculumIf you would like us to print and mail you curriculum, our Distance Learners get a 20% discount at kimbercurriculum.com by using the coupon code 2021-kimber-academy-student at checkout!View which books to buy for this semester by clicking here. Tests for Students Under Age 12 Four separate levels of testing have been developed for the Junior Class students.(Note: Since students are on different levels of learning, some age groups will obviously overlap.)Beginner test (approximate student ages: 5-6)Intermediate test (approximate student ages: 6-8)Junior Elementary test (approximate student ages: 8-10)Advanced Elementary test (approximate student ages: 10-12) Tests for Students Age 12 & Older The Senior Class Students (over age 12) take high school diagnostic exams from the National Testing Center ™ (NTC). This diagnostic testing is based on levels consistent with the national GED and ACT.The diagnostic tests cover 22 subjects, and because they are administered every 3 months, student progress can be monitored and adjusted accordingly throughout the school year.After the tests have been corrected, parents keep the score sheets so they can compare and monitor their student’s progress.Anyone may use the Kimber Academy testing. It is not limited to the Academies alone.To order tests for your students, contact the Testing Center by clicking here.The tests will be corrected and analyzed at the NTC and returned within a week. Junior A (Ages 6-8) Junior B (Ages 9-11) Senior (Ages 12+) Advanced (Returning 12+) Electives CLASSTIMEINSTRUCTORReligious Studies (New Testament)7 a.m.Sharee JonesAmerican History – 1800s8 a.m.Becky WilliamsLanguage Arts9 a.m.Twylla-Dawn DavisScience – Zoology10 a.m.Josie AbattiReligious Studies11 a.m.Twylla-D Davis—Book of MormonMathNoonTwylla-D DavisAmerican History – I Love America1 pmJosie Abatti CLASSTIMEINSTRUCTORMath7 a.m.Esther LangiReligious Studies (New Testament)7 a.m.Sharee JonesHistory8 a.m.Becky Williams (1800s)Language Arts9 a.m.Becky WilliamsScience10 a.m.Carolina Rodrigues – AstronomyReligious Studies11 a.m.Becky Williams – Book of Mormon CLASSTIMEINSTRUCTORMath 7 a.m.Esther LangiReligious Studies (Book of Mormon)7 a.m.Nichole LarsenAmerican History8 a.m.Larry HillLanguage Arts9 a.m.Josie AbattiScience-Physiology10 a.m.Steve ThatcherReligious Studies11 a.m.Steve ThatcherMathNoonEsther LangiLanguage Arts1 p.m.Julianne Kimber (Creative Writing) Advance Classes are for adults and returning students only, and have pre-requisites of the Senior Classes.First Semester TIMECourseInstructor7:00 AMDays of the Living ChristDr. Glenn Kimber8:00 AMUnderstanding CommunismDr. Glenn Kimber9:00 AMMaking of America Part 1Dr. Glenn Kimber10:00 AMAmerica in Hist & ProphecyDr. Glenn Kimber11:00 AMTreasures from the Book of Mormon 2Dr. Glenn KimberNoonLunch 1:00 PMAdvanced Creative WritingJulianne KimberSecond Semester TIMECourseInstructor7:00 AMDays of The Living ChristDr. Glenn Kimber8:00 AMTax Exempt FoundationsDr. Glenn Kimber9:00 AMMaking of America Part 2Dr. Glenn Kimber10:00 AMUnderstanding CapitalismDr. Glenn Kimber11:00 AMTreasures from the Book of Mormon 3Dr. Glenn KimberNoonLunch 1:00 PMAdvanced Creative WritingJulianne Kimber ClassTIMEINSTRUCTORThe 5000 Year Leap8:00 a.m. FridayLarry HillAdvanced Art10:00 – Noon FridayJulianne KimberSpeechFridayLeeAnn CapronSpanishThursday 5 pmSteve Thatcher Martial ArtsSaturday 8:30 amSteve ThatcherHOA SeminarsWednesdays 7:00 pmBecky Williams5,000 Year LeapThursdays 7:00 pmJosie Abatti The Bible & YouFridays 1 pmLori DavisTBAMonthlyGlenn Kimber—One nation/God Class RulesPlease use a name on Zoom that we can identify you with, specifically the students’ names.An appropriate name would be “Nathan Smith” or “Nathan & Lisa”“SpiderMonkey88” does not let us and the other students know who you areBecause your camera will be on for most of the meeting,Please wear Kimber Academy appropriate attire.Please stay in classroom appropriate locations in your home.Please refrain from distracting activities, such as eating or moving around during class.We will give you time to socialize and make friends, that is a very important part of education and growth! But during class time, please keep discussion (including chats) with other students relevant to the class subject.Similarly, please keep comments relevant to the class subject.In short, imagine this is classroom. Things that can distract others in the classroom can be equally distracting online. Tech SupportFirst Time ConnectionYou will need to create a free account at Zoom.us before you can join the class.Connecting to ClassIf you click on a class and Zoom says “The host has another meeting in progress.” you can either wait for the previous class to end, or join the previous class if it is available to you.If no one connects to your class within 5 minutes, please first try to do a “hard refresh” on your browser. You can find instructions on how to do that here.If that doesn’t work, reach out to the class instructor on the Instructors page. Texting will be easier for them to respond to than calls, in case they are working on a problem.AudioA common issue for new Zoom users is audio problems. If everyone else can hear each other, then we know there is a mic or speaker problem you are having. Sometimes disconnecting and reconnecting your camera can fix this issue, other times you may need to leave and rejoin the Zoom program, or even restart your computer. Generally, though, you just need to Connect Audio Device, using the little icon in the bottom left corner of your Zoom window. If you cannot hear us, it probably looks like headphones, or a microphone. You can do this by clicking the ^ arrow to the right of your microphone, as shown below, then clicking a speaker and microphone option. If you see the headphones instead, try clicking the headphones to connect your audio to the conference. If that is not available, then leave the meeting, and then join again. VideoIf you cannot see us, you may have slow internet. You can do a speed test to see if you have enough speed. Typically you want to have at least 2-3 mbs upload and download speeds for a clear and steady picture, though more is always better.If we cannot see you, you may need to plug in your webcam. If it is already plugged in, turn it on with the camera button in the bottom left of your screen. Move your mouse (desktop) or tap the screen (mobile) to view your Zoom meeting controls.Additional HelpIf you are still having problems, please contact us.