Once per week
learners per class
How does an “Ongoing” course work?
Meets on a weekly schedule, join any week, no need to catch up on previous material
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Automatic payment every Sunday, cancel any time
Great for clubs and for practicing skills
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Origami is amazing! It is beautiful to look at and has benefits that may surprise you. Think about an airbag. It has to be folded into a small space. A flat piece of cardboard is quickly transformed into a pizza box, ready to transport your meal home. These are a couple of examples of why knowing how to fold help us in our everyday life. Regarding school subjects, origami helps with math ( like Geometry and fractions), thinking skills, problem solving, and science (like bridges and shapes...
No homework is required. However, for students that wish to fold their own model for sharing with the group, they will need to do that before class starts.
Learners will need square, thin paper. Having several pieces of paper will be helpful in case a fold doesn't go right and they need to start over. Origami paper is recommended and can be purchased online or at most craft stores. You can also cut your own squares of printer paper, notebook paper, etc. Try to have paper that is thin, as thick paper like cardstock may be difficult to fold.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
30 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
David JahnMusician, Folder of Origami, Homeschool Dad, and Woodworker
68 total reviews
140 completed classes
Hi! Welcome to my classroom. I love playing music. I play acoustic guitar, electric guitar, bass guitar, ukulele, dulcimer, and recorder. I've played in many bands over the years, and my wife and I write music together. I have enjoyed folding...