Hello everyone! We’re excited to start our course journey together. To make sure you’re set up for success, please take a look at the list below and come to our first class equipped with these essentials. This will help you stay organized, get the most out of the material, and have the best possible learning experience!

Essential Supplies:

  • Writing Supplies:
    • Several pens (black or blue ink for clarity)
    • Pencils and eraser (Pencils for the chartwork will be provided)
    • Highlighters (optional, but helpful for marking key information)
  • Notebook/Paper: Choose a style that works for you – lined notebook, loose-leaf paper in a binder, etc.
  • Course Materials: These will be provided on the first day of the course.
  • Organization:
    • Folder or binder to keep notes and handouts organized
    • Small bag/pencil case for supplies (if required)

Technology (if applicable):

  • Laptop/Tablet: For taking notes, conducting research, or accessing online materials (ensure it’s charged!)
  • Charger: Especially for longer courses.
  • Phone: Primarily for emergencies or quick online reference (keep on silent or vibrate).

Comfort and Focus:

  • Reusable Water Bottle: Staying hydrated helps with concentration.
  • Snacks: Opt for healthy, non-disruptive snacks like nuts, granola bars, or fruit.
  • Lunch: If the course spans a mealtime, pack a balanced and satisfying lunch.
  • Layers: Classrooms can have unpredictable temperatures.