Course History

Here are a few of the courses the Training Ground has held over the years.

  • TG Movie Matinee – Nov. 2014
  • Bristol Aerial Adventure Park Day – Oct 2014
  • Kayaking Day – Fall 2014
  • Teen Volleyball – Fall 2014
  • Outdoor Movie Night – Thornell Park, August 2014
  • CARE PACKAGE PROJECT – 2014
  • Winter Thaw Rec Party for TG Boys – 2014
  • Focus Service Project – Feb 20, 2014
  • JH Girls’ Feb ’14 Service Project for Focus PC
  • TG Teen Game Night – Celebrate 2014
  • Teen Volleyball – Spring 2014
  • Art Classes – Winter 2014
  • OCC Shoebox Packing Party – Nov 2013
  • Sr. High Movie Night – Oct 2013
  • Orienteering – Sr. High – Nov 2013
  • PB & J Factory – Middle School Mission Project
  • How to Safely Change a Tire – Sr. High, Oct. 2013
  • Kayaking Day – Sep 2013
  • Art – fall 2013
  • Jeopardy Fun! 2013/2014
  • Career Field Trips
  • Sr. High Social – Fall 2013
  • TG Yard Party
  • Teen Volleyball – Fall 2013
  • Jr. High Outdoor Games & Ice Cream Social
  • Jr. High Bowling Day – 2013
  • TG Book Club: River Tales
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  • Watercolor Workshop – Winter 2013
  • Critical Thinking for Online Activity & Security – What’s Your Digital Footprint? – Winter 2013
  • Career Exploration – Winter-2013
  • Evening Group Guitar – spring 2013
  • Basketball Fundamentals -Spring 2013
  • TG Volleyball – Spring 2013
  • Proverbs 31 Project – Winter 2013
  • AHA -CPR – 2013
  • Chess – Winter 2013
  • Afternoon Group Guitar -Spring 2013
  • Youth Toastmasters – Spring 2013
  • TG Running Club – Spring 2013
  • TG Puppetry – Winter 2013
  • Jr. Class Leadership – 2013
  • Sr. High Guys’ Game Days – Spring 2013
  • Shakespeare’s MacBeth – Spring 2013
  • Nativity: Russian Christmas – 2012
  • Afternoon Group Guitar – Fall 2012
  • TG Downhill Racing Ski Club 2013
  • Critical Thinking for Upper Grades
  • TG Book Club: Who is My Neighbor: Stories of Plight & Hope – 2012-13
  • Chorus – Fall 2012
  • Teen Bible Study: We, His Sheep – 2012-2013
  • TG Basketball Fundamentals – Fall 2012
  • TG Volleyball – Fall 2012
  • TG Running Club – Fall 2012
  • Jeopardy Fun! – Fall 2012
  • Back2Genesis Creation Series – Fall 2012
  • Evening Group Guitar – Fall 2012
  • The Pilgrim’s Progress – A Teen Bible & Lit Study
  • Puppetry Training Course – Fall 2012
  • Art with Charity – WED – Fall 2012
  • Jane Austen Literature Survey – Fall 2012
  • Study Skills – 2012-2013
  • Intro to Debate – Fall 2012
  • Read the Classics and Learn to Write a Literary Analysis Essay – Fall 2012
  • Creative Cards Workshop – Spring 2012
  • Chess – Winter 2012
  • Sidetracked Seminars – Sr. High Girls – 2012
  • Sidetracked Seminars – Sr. High Boys – 2012
  • Short Track Bible Seminar – Jr. High – 2012
  • Basketball Fundamentals – Spring 2012
  • TG Volleyball – Spring 2012
  • TG Running Club – Spring 2012
  • Spring Chorus – 2012
  • Spanish I-B, Spring 2012
  • High School Essay Writing Practice – Spring 2012
  • Art WED – Spring 2012
  • Art Fashion Design FRI – Spring 2012
  • Youth Toastmasters – Spring 2012
  • TG Downhill Ski Racing Club & Family Snowsports Club 2012
  • Outrigger Canoeing Day – Fall 2011
  • Fall Chorus 2011
  • Know your Knots
  • Park Games III
  • TG Running Club – Fall 2011
  • TG Volleyball – Fall 2011
  • Spanish I-B, Fall 2011
  • Apologia Biology Lab 2011-2012
  • Basketball Fundamentals – Fall 2011
  • Art WED – Fall 2011
  • Art FRI – Fall 2011
  • TG Book Club 2011-12: British Authors
  • TG Lord of the Rings Book Club – 2011-12
  • The Art of Contemplative Writing – Fall 2011
  • Creative Writing Class – Fall 2011
  • Well Spoken, 2011-2012
  • Mapmakers – 2011-2012
  • Video Editing 2011 – Evening Section D
  • Video Editing 2011: Section B
  • Video Editing 2011: Section C
  • Video Editing 2011: Section A
  • Jeopardy! April 2011
  • TG Running Club – Spring 2011
  • Sewing Basics – Spring 2011
  • Back2Genesis Creation Series
  • Youth Toastmasters – Spring 2011
  • Spring Chorus – 2011
  • Fundamentals of Music Theory – Spring 2011
  • Art WED – Spring 2011
  • Current Events for Sr. High – Spring 2011
  • Art FRI – Spring 2011
  • More Valuable than Rubies – 2011
  • Reading with Purpose & Paradigms – Sr. High
  • Jeopardy! March 2011
  • Powerful Paragraphs I
  • Writing with Purpose for Sr. High
  • Girls’ Book Club – 2010/11
  • TG Book Club- American Authors
  • Family Genealogy & Its Historical Connection
  • Teen Bible Study – The Book of Romans
  • TG Volleyball- Spring 2011
  • TG Chorus – Fall 2010
  • Constitutional Convention Fall 2010
  • Art WED – Fall 2010
  • Art FRI – Fall 2010
  • TG Puppeteers Club – Fall 2010
  • Apologia Physical Science Lab co-op – 2010-2011
  • Spanish Conversation for Intermediate Plus to Advanced, Spring 2011
  • Spanish I-A , Spring 2011
  • Spanish II-A, Spring 2011
  • Park Games II
  • Writing Club 2010-2011
  • Total Language Plus – Winter 2010
  • TG Chorus – Spring ’10
  • Spanish I-B, Spring ’10
  • Spanish Conversation – Spring ’10
  • French II-B, Spring ’10
  • Odyssey of the Mind – Spring 2010
  • Youth Toastmasters – Spring ’10
  • Art WED – Spring ’10
  • Art FRI – Spring ’10
  • Career Exploration – Winter ’10
  • Drama Production – Spring 2010
  • TG Downhill Ski Racing Club & Family Snowsports Club 2011
  • TG Chorus -Fall 09
  • Bowling – Fall 09
  • Outrigger Canoeing – Fall 09
  • Spanish I-B, Fall 09
  • Drama Workshop – Fall 09
  • French II-B, Fall 09
  • TG Book Club: Mythology & Literature
  • Odyssey of the Mind – 2009-2010
  • Spanish Conversation
  • Art WED – Fall 09
  • Art FRI – Fall 09
  • Portfolio Art for Advanced HS Art Students – Spring 2010
  • Volleyball – Spring ’10
  • Apologia Physics with Lab
  • Junior Achievement – Sr. High- Fall 09
  • Girls JH Book Club – 2009/10
  • Total Language Plus- Fall 09
  • Apologia General Science Labs – 2009-10
  • Old Testament Survey
  • Art WED – Spring 09
  • French II-A, Spring 09
  • TG Chorus – Spring 09
  • Spanish I-A, Spring 09
  • Spanish Conversation- Spring 09
  • Informal Logic
  • Algebra II Life Lab – Spring 09
  • Art-FRI – Spring 09
  • Portfolio Art for Advanced HS Art Students – Spring 09
  • Writing a Research Paper – Sr. High
  • Study Skills – Part B
  • Chess – winter 2011
  • Park Games
  • Campaign 08
  • Crafts for Charity: Blanket for a Wounded Soldier
  • Fiction Writing
  • Algebra II Life Lab
  • TG Book & Film Club
  • Excellence in Writing
  • Teen Bible Study- Mark
  • Spanish Conversation
  • Spanish I-A, Fall 08
  • Writing a Research Paper
  • Study Skills
  • Intro to Drama
  • In Parables Drama spring 09
  • French II-A
  • TG Chorus – Fall 08
  • A Beka Bio Lab Group
  • British Lit – Henry V
  • Girls JH Book Club
  • Portfolio Art for Advanced HS Art Students
  • Art WED – Fall 08
  • Art FRI – Fall 08
  • Rubber Stamping /Card Making Workshop
  • Intro to Computer Programming
  • Puppetry Workshop II – spring 08
  • Man in Demand
  • Stroke of Genius -Art, Spring 08
  • Creative Writing & Design
  • Constitutional Law part B- spring 08
  • Jeopardy -spring 08
  • Courtroom Drama – Spring 08
  • Evening Crochet Workshops
  • Intro to Mac OSX
  • Intro. to Excel – Fall 07
  • Drama- Characterization
  • Intro. to Powerpoint-Fall 07
  • TG Puppet Troupe – Spring 08
  • Stagehands Beginners Puppetry-Fall 07
  • TG Puppeteers Club – Fall 2009
  • TG Chorus
  • Creative Writing -Design a Restaurant
  • FIRST FRIDAYS- Teen Bible Study 07-08
  • Jr. High Book Club 07-08
  • Art-Motion
  • Apologia Chemistry –Group Tutoring
  • TG Book Club 07/08- British Literature
  • Huck Finn Book Club
  • Constitutional Law
  • Basic Sign Language- Fall 07
  • Geometry 07-08
  • Youth Intermediate Toastmasters
  • Crochet Club- spring 07
  • Toastmasters (Public Speaking) — Session D
  • Bookbinding Workshop –Session A
  • Bookbinding Workshop — Session B
  • Creative Card Making
  • One-Stroke Painting
  • Chess – fall 08
  • Drama Production – History of Theatre
  • Wegmans Cooking School – Pan-Searing Meats and Fan-Cheering Sides
  • Wegmans Cooking School — Slice N Dice Like a Chef
  • Teen Emergency Preparedness — Component #1: Basic First Aid
  • TG Garden III
  • Art DeZign -Wed.
  • Art DeZign -Fri
  • Wegmans Cooking School -Quarterback to Oven Hand-Off: Roasted Meats and Veggies
  • French I-B (Spr 08)
  • TG Running Club- Fall 08
  • Cooking School – Gr. 6-10 Greek Burger Party
  • Outrigger Canoeing- Fall 07
  • Outrigger Canoeing – Jr. High
  • Scrapbooking Club/Design Department
  • Note-taking Workshop
  • TG Puppeteers (Club) – We Wish You a Merry Christmas Performance
  • Letter Writing
  • TG Puppet Troupe (Club)
  • Landmarks
  • Youth Toastmasters, Spring 09 (public speaking)
  • Crochet I
  • Crochet II
  • Jeopardy 6-9
  • Jeopardy 9-12
  • Tell-Tale Art – Wed 06
  • Tell-Tale Art – Fri 06
  • Book Club: Gr. 7-9
  • Discovering God’s Way of Handling Money – Spring 07
  • TG Handbell Choir -Fall 08
  • Chess – fall 06
  • Volleyball – Spring 09
  • Biology Lab 06-07
  • Spanish II-B -Spring 08
  • Spanish I-B -Spring 08
  • Drama A-1
  • Drama B-2
  • Drama C-3
  • Bowling- Spring 07
  • Basic Puppetry Workshop – Dec 06
  • Studio Book Club
  • Summer Power Point ’06
  • Essential Computer Course
  • Teen Bible Study: Thinking Like a Christian
  • A Tale of Two Cities: Book Club Grades 9-12
  • Puppetry Performance Workshop
  • TG Basketball, Spring 06
  • Woodcarving- Sign Lettering
  • Volleyball 06
  • TG Bowling II
  • Teen Bible Study
  • TG Garden II
  • Toastmasters (Public Speaking) Session B
  • TG 2009 Downhill Ski Race Club
  • Shakespeare’s MacBeth
  • Winter/Spring Chess
  • Innovations
  • Drama II – short courses for Jr. and Sr. High
  • Junior Achievement, Sr.
  • TG Handbell Choir II
  • Spanish I-B (winter/spring)
  • Spanish II-B (winter/spring)
  • Art II
  • Writing Workshop II
  • Apologia Chemistry –Group Tutoring
  • Drama I – Short Courses for Jr. and Sr. High
  • TG Handbell Choir
  • Puppetry II
  • Spanish I-B
  • Spanish II-B
  • Volleyball
  • Jeopardy
  • Basic Puppetry Workshop
  • Writing Workshop
  • TG Running Club
  • TG Bowling
  • Snapshots of History: for Photography Buffs
  • Book Club
  • Toastmasters (Public Speaking)
  • Fall Chess
  • Fall Art (6 weeks)
  • Apologia Physical Science Labs
  • Biology Lab – Frog Dissection
  • TG Garden/Horticulture
  • Automobile Maintenance/Emergency Clinic
  • Cake Decorating Workshop
  • Drama: Shakespeare’s Merchant of Venice, a comedy
  • Career Education Workshop
  • Wood Carving Workshop: Sign Appliques
  • Drama Improvisation
  • Basic PowerPoint- A or B
  • Sewing
  • Models by Design
  • Art TWO: Wednesdays
  • Art TWO: Fridays
  • Music Keyboard (Piano) Ensemble
  • Spanish IA Conversation (second semester)
  • Spanish II-A Conversation (second semester)
  • Junior Achievement, Jr.
  • Essential Etiquette (Middle Schoolers)
  • Art (semester course 1. Wednesdays)
  • Art (semester course 2. Fridays)
  • Puppetry
  • Court Sports — Volleyball and/or Basketball
  • RCC Chess- Fall 07
  • WORLD CUPP (“Cultivating and Understanding of Peoples & Places): Sr. High
  • “Globe-trotters”: A World Geography Course for Jr. High
  • Training Ground Downhill Ski Race Club (at Bristol Mountain)

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