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Soldotna Office
143 E. Park Ave
Soldotna, AK 99669
P: 907.714.8880
F: 907.262.2859
Homer Office
206 East Pioneer Ave
Homer, AK 99603
P: 907.226.1880
F: 907.235.3475
Seward Office
304 Sea Lion Ave
Seward, AK 99664
P: 907.224.9035
F: 907.224.9036
5th Avenue Fitness
Tapsfield, Marvin D.
(907) 275-6387
Seward, AK
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Physical Education
SUBJECT DETAILS: Physical Education
LESSON DESCRIPTION: Students will use gym after signing waivers of agreement along with parent permission. High school Students will have access to both gyms and all equipment on a 24/7 basis. Middle school parents must be present for supervision at all times. There is 24/7 security cameras in both gyms. No instuction will be provided by the 5th Ave staff except for basic instruction on use and safely of equipment.
7 Star Horsemanship
Gregory, Anna
(907) 740-8575
Anchor Point, AK
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2-4x Per Week
Physical Education
LESSON DESCRIPTION: English and Western style riding lesson, with Horse Sense Learning Levels, Pony club and more.
A Story Shop
Kerns, Sandra
(907) 252-6368
Soldotna, AK
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Creative Arts
SUBJECT DETAILS: Art Instruction (Various), PE/Health
LESSON DESCRIPTION: Puppet Tales 1 Course - $240 for an 8 week block (supplies included with fee). K-3 Students Storytelling Arts in Education: Language Arts/Creative Arts and Embedded Social Emotional Learning (ESL). Skills Taught: Imagine and develop storytelling ideas with language to describe feelings, people, objects and events. Learn into trust, exploration and courage through the process of creation and sharing. Learn how to collaborate with others in order to create, prepare and perform stories. Experiment with different ways of communicating story meanings. Building techniques to craft and present a variety of puppet forms and staging. Gain information and technology skills through researching and producing stories. Explore fairness, justice and ethics with regards to story conflict, copyright and public domain works.
AK Crazy Collector
Bauman, Matthew
Kenai, AK
Core Tutoring
LESSON DESCRIPTION: Ak Crazy Collector is a toy and game store with a vast array of educational items. From early childhood developement to older children and even teens, there are products for the whole spectrum of ages.
Boutwell, Jeremy
(907) 394-5504
Kenai, AK
Per Lesson
2x Per Week
Practical Arts
SUBJECT DETAILS: Auto Repair Level 1
LESSON DESCRIPTION: Auto repair level 1 includes instruction on basic and routine repirs of cars and light trucks. Some of the things we will cover, are cooling systems, basic engine repair, electrical systems, suspension systems of Automoblies. Plan to have 12 weeks of instruction plus one week for finals.
Alaska Boy Productions
MacLellan, Caden
Kenai, AK
Per Lesson
1x Per Week
Practical Arts
SUBJECT DETAILS: Video Production
LESSON DESCRIPTION: This course will instruct the history of videography, videograghy types, camera types, camera settings, lighting, framing, audio and editing. The platform used is Adobe Premier Pro.
Alaska C&C Horse Adventures
Green, Connie
Soldotna, AK
Per Lesson
Physical Education
SUBJECT DETAILS: Basic Horsemanship
LESSON DESCRIPTION: All the responsibilities involved with caring for a horse will be taught. Learning safe ways to handle horses as well as gaining confidence is the goal.
Alaska Driving Academy
Lisenby, Chris & Bowen
(907) 260-3900
Soldotna, AK
Per Class
6x Per Week
Practical Arts
SUBJECT DETAILS: Drivers Education
LESSON DESCRIPTION: Classroom instructor using AAA Learn to Drive program, DVD’s and power point presentation. Behind the wheel instructor will be using those same ideas and applying them to actual use in the vehicle as students’ progress through the class. The goal of the class is to instruct students into becoming safe drivers with an Alaska State Driver’s license at the end of the course.
Alaska Midnight Sun Rowing Company
Saylor, Nancy
(907) 252-3547
Soldotna, AK
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Physical Education
LESSON DESCRIPTION: Two types of Rowing Classes to choose from: Indoor or On-the-Water -indoor classes on rowing machines run in 4-week sessions. On-the-Water classes in boats run mid/late May through mid/late September. Students must be 14 years of age by December 31st (individual exceptions can be made) See website or contact us for more details.
Alaska Music Lessons
Gattenby, Lee
(907) 252-5347
Kenai, AK
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Creative Arts
SUBJECT DETAILS: Theory, Guitar, Bass, Percussion, Voice
LESSON DESCRIPTION: Sight read, college level music theory. Basic through advanced playing techniques. Instruments taught are guitar, bass, percussion and vocals. Progress will be determined by performance, testing, and oral exams.