Grades 3, 4 & 5
Ready to tackle big topics ... together
Our Middles kids are at that age where they want to have fun with friends but are ready to engage in critical conversations.
We embed silliness and play in our learning, but our discussions nudge your child to develop important skills such as: self-regulation, empathy, perspective-taking and more.
Debate games are the hook - but our real aim is to help your child develop a better sense of self in relation to others while solving problems and exploring ideas we may or may not share with one another. (Scroll down to learn more)
DiF Middles - Highlights:
60 Minute Zoom Classes
Variety of Class Types:
DiF Minis - one, two, and three day classes
DiF Multi-Week - once/twice a week - multiple weeks
Summer Camps - In-Person in Chicago & Virtual Zoom
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Enthusiastic College Student Teachers
Safe and Inclusive Environment
Parent Emails with Progress Updates
Fun Games Like:
"Stand Up & Speak Out," "Craft a Campaign," "Loaded with Logic"
Once or Twice
6 to 8
Friends per Class