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Modern Home Economics

at Craft Sierra Madre - Sierra Madre

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Sierra Madre, The Valley
49 W Sierra Madre Blvd
At Windsor Ln
Sierra Madre, California 91024
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 13 - 18 years old
Average Class Size: 10
Teacher: Craft Staff

What you'll learn in this guides class:

Modern Home Economics is the class you've been looking for to help your teens get ready for "Adulting".

Each level is made up of a collection of lesson plans that are structured to provide your teen with opportunities to introduce, define, and model important life skills. Through activities, and hand on experience, your child will practice the skills and learn how to use them in their lives. Because of its modular format, you can either choose to join the curriculum from beginning to end or select specific lessons that best suit the needs of your child. 

This multi week course will meet twice a week, for 2 hours each class, with an additional self defense option on Tuesdays with our neighbors at Socal Kenpo.

Schedule of Courses: 

Session 1
Food and Nutrition 

Aug 13th *Meal planning and budgeting, and proper food handling.

Aug 17th *Knife Skills, one pot meals and cleaning pots and pans.

Session 2 - Emergencies
Every Tuesday in August, 4:30pm 

Self Defense / Bully Buster at So Cal Kenpo
We will be going over the basics of self defense. Learning how to block, punch, and kick, along side with some self defense techniques. Throughout the class we will also be talking about how bullies work and how we can learn to deescalate and learn coping skills to deal with Bullies. Uniform will be provided.

Aug 10th Whats in your first aid kit, Worst case scenarios—emergency room visits, car accidents, earthquakes.
Insurance cards and emergency contacts.

Aug 20th What to do when you get pulled over, presented by Tonya and Steve Torres, criminal defense attorneys.
Prepare an Earthquake kit 

Session 3 - Life Hacks!

Aug 27th How to fold a fitted sheet, Remove sharpie, Remove a broken light bulb, Cleaning with pantry items. 

Aug 31st Clearing a drain with vinegar, Iron your clothes with a flat iron, starting seeds with a toilet paper roll, 10 min morning routines and more!

Session 4 - Handy Work 

Sept 21st Stocking a tool box, Using a hammer and nails, repair a hole, hang a picture frame in dry wall, use a tape measure, level, stud finder, how to use a screw gun.

Session 5th - Workforce 

Sept 3rd Applying for a job, how to write a resume.

Sept 7th Interview skills, Dress for an interview.

Session 6 - Personal Finance 

Sept 10th Budgets, Paying household bills 

Sept 17th Filing basic tax forms, long term savings.


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