Blue Tent Online

Your Source for a Strong Core

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Math Formulas

Algebra 1 | Honors Algebra 1

Geometry | Honors Geometry

Algebra 2 | Honors Algebra 2 Precalculus | Honors Precalculus

AP Statistics | Trig Workshop

Probability & Stats Workshop

AP Calculus AB | AP Calculus BC

 

LIVE AND SELF-PACED

HIGH SCHOOL MATH

In our live math classes, students can attend and participate live or opt to watch the recording later. Our self-paced classes can be completed quickly or over the span of a year, and our short Trigonometry and Probability & Statistics workshops teach, refresh, or reinforce critical math skills. Whether it's a live or self-paced class, our instructors are all readily accessible via messaging, office hours, and study halls.

Blue Tent English Literature & Composition Classes

Speculative Fiction

BTO Book Club | Aspiring Authors Club

Three Creative Writing Classes

Intro to Lit & Comp | Eng Lit & Comp 1

Honors English 1 | Honors English 2

AP Eng Language | AP Eng Literature

Advanced Senior English

A FULL-RANGE OF 

LIT & COMP

 

Our core high school English classes--from Intro to Lit & Comp to Advanced Senior English--are designed for advanced students who love to read and who wish to strengthen foundational writing skills. Our three one-semester Creative Writing classes and Aspiring Authors Club offer a venue for budding novelists, and our new Speculative Fiction class and BTO Book Club will develop analytical skills while they engage and delight.

Blue Tent Science Classes

General Biology | Honors Biology

Honors ChemistryAP Biology

Marine Biology & Oceanography

Anatomy & Physiology

 

Speculative Fiction: How Science Shapes Literature & Film

 

A LAB-SCIENCE

FOUNDATION

 

Beginning with General Biology, hands-on and virtual labs are interwoven into all Blue Tent science classes. Honors Bio and Honors Chem offer a pre-AP grounding, and students can engage in advanced research and exploration in AP Biology, Marine Biology & Oceanography, and Anatomy & Physiology. Check out our cross-over class, Speculative Fiction, that examines how science shapes literature & film.

Learn Online with BluTent

In our online classes, homeschooled students can expect active, attentive instructors as well as enjoyable collaboration with classmates from around the corner and across the globe.

 

                Partnering with Families

For over 10 years, Blue Tent has worked with homeschoolers who love to learn, explore, share, and compare. Our instructors are excited to partner with students and parents who are seeking robust and engaging classes. At Blue Tent, we understand homeschoolers—because we've traveled the entire journey with our own families.

 


Live and Text-Based
In all our math classes and most of our science classes, we meet live on ZOOM. And all live classes are recorded, giving students maximum scheduling flexibility. Most of our English classes are offered in an interactive text-based (
asynchronous) format, allowing time zones and fixed meeting times to disappear--and giving students the flexibility to weave weekly assignments and discussions into their academic schedules and extracurricular activities.

                  A Community of Friends

Whether they participate live or in an asynchronous manner, students work closely with their teachers and peers, getting to know each other well. Blue Tent students come and go daily in their online Moodle classrooms--where instruction, resources, assignments, and feedback are served up and where class conversations are active and on-going. Our text-based discussion format is a familiar approach for today's students. 

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Blue Tent - Live & Text-Based Classes
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Moodle Classrooms

 

We use Moodle for our online classrooms and ZOOM for live and recorded instruction.  

 

Classes are password-protected. Parents and mentors can request their own log ins to view their student's gradebook. And ZOOM classes require two-step user authentication.

 

 

Our classes are a-g approved through some California charters. See our FAQ to learn more.

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We Understand Homeschoolers.
Because We've Traveled the K-to-College Journey.

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Meet the Blue Tent

Teachers

Every Blue Tent instructor has a prior connection to family home education. And all have backgrounds and experience in the subjects they teach. At Blue Tent, we understand the needs and challenges of home-schooling students and families. Learn more about us in our bios and class feedback.

Live Online Classes That Are Truly Live

 

Live classes at Blue Tent aren't just PowerPoint slides with a teacher who's heard but never seen. Webcams stay on in our classes. Students interact with their teachers and peers visibly and verbally. And many of our classes utilize Zoom breakout rooms for small group collaboration.

Teaching AP Classes

Since 2010

We're a College Board-approved online provider, and our courses are renewed annually. We receive College Board reports every year verifying that over 80% of our students earn 4's and 5's on their AP exams--and we applaud them for all the hard work they put in to get there!

 

Questions? Jot a note here or email us at bluetentonline@gmail.com.

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7228 Mt. Pleasant Rd. | Willow Spring, NC 27592