COURSE OFFERINGS

*All course offered are based on level of interest for the course and ability to have a qualified teacher to instruct the particular course

Students will have 4 periods in the day and therefore 4 different courses each day. There will be varying courses dependent on weeks each course is available. 3-8 signifies a course is appropriate for all grade levels. If there is a separation of 3-5 and 6-8 the course has 2 separate curriculums designed for the appropriate grade level grouping and children will be placed accordingly. Although some classes are deemed appropriate for all grade levels students in the 3-5 group will always be in separate class periods from the 6-8 group. Look at the bottom of this page to see a sample schedule for your child. 

 

** 1st and 2nd graders will be placed in a structured schedule of Sports, Art, S.T.E.M., and Everyday Exploration ( all activities will be designed as appropriate for this age group). 

Courses in RED are FILLED

WEEK 1 - July 1 - Choose a 1st and 2nd Choice for Each Period (Numbers are Grade Level)

Period 1                          Period 2                         Period 3                        Period 4

Art 3-5                                Art 6-8                           Art 1-2                           Art 3-5

STEM 1-2                         Code I 3-8                       Code I 3-8                 Minecraft 3-8

Sports 6-8                        Sports 1-2                     Sports 3-5                       Art 6-8

Superhero STEM 3-5   Superhero STEM 3-5    Superhero STEM 6-8    Everyday 1-2

Code II 3-8                        Math 3-5                        Math 6-8                 Mind Games 3-8

WEEK 2 - July 8 - Choose a 1st and 2nd Choice for Each Period (Numbers are Grade Level)

Period 1                          Period 2                         Period 3                        Period 4

Art 3-5                                Art 6-8                           Art 1-2                           Art 3-5

STEM 1-2                         Code I 3-8                       Code I 3-8                  Minecraft 3-8

Sports 6-8                        Sports 1-2                      Sports 3-5                       Art 6-8

Superhero STEM 3-5   Superhero STEM 3-5    Superhero STEM 6-8    Everyday 1-2

Code II 3-8                       Math 3-5                         Math 6-8                  Mind Games 3-8

WEEK 3 - July 15- Choose a 1st and 2nd Choice for Each Period (Numbers are Grade Level)

Period 1                          Period 2                         Period 3                        Period 4

Art 3-5                               Art 6-8                              Art 1-2                           Art 3-5

STEM 1-2                         Code I 3-8                       Code I 3-8                   Minecraft 3-8

Sports 6-8                       Sports 1-2                       Sports 3-5                       Art 6-8

STEM Challenges 3-5    STEM Challenges 3-5    STEM Challenges 6-8   Everyday 1-2

Code II 3-8                       Math 3-5                          Math 6-8                  Mind Games 3-8

WEEK 4 - July 22 - Choose a 1st and 2nd Choice for Each Period (Numbers are Grade Level)

Period 1                          Period 2                         Period 3                        Period 4

Film 3-5                              Film 6-8                           Art 1-2                         Film 6-8

STEM 1-2                         Code II 3-8                     Code II 3-8                  Mind Games 3-8

Sports 6-8                        Sports 1-2                      Sports 3-5                       Film 3-5

STEM Challenges 3-5   STEM Challenges 3-5   STEM Challenges 6-8   Everyday 1-2

Code I 3-8                       Business 3-5                   Business 6-8              Code I & II 3-8

WEEK 5 - July 29- Choose a 1st and 2nd Choice for Each Period (Numbers are Grade Level)

Period 1                          Period 2                         Period 3                        Period 4

Film 3-5                              Film 6-8                           Art 1-2                         Film 6-8

STEM 1-2                         Code II 3-8                     Code II 3-8                Mind Games 3-8

Sports 6-8                        Sports 1-2                     Sports 3-5                       Film 3-5

Circuits 3-5                     Circuits 3-5                    Circuits 6-8                  Everyday 1-2

Code I 3-8                      Business 3-5                  Business 6-8              Code I & II 3-8

WEEK 6- Aug 5 - Choose a 1st and 2nd Choice for Each Period (Numbers are Grade Level)

Period 1                          Period 2                         Period 3                        Period 4

Film 3-5                              Film 6-8                           Art 1-2                         Film 6-8

STEM 1-2                         Code II 3-8                     Code II 3-8                Mind Games 3-8

Sports 6-8                        Sports 1-2                     Sports 3-5                       Film 3-5

Circuits 3-5                     Circuits 3-5                    Circuits 6-8                  Everyday 1-2

Code I 3-8                      Business 3-5                  Business 6-8              Code I & II 3-8

NEW -Superhero STEM - 2 weeks - 3-5 and 6-8

Students will explore the science behind some of their favorite superheros! Is everything in the comics fantasy or could some of the things that happen be backed by science? They will explore concepts of Physical Science, Chemistry, and Physics and learn how they relate to some of the many super powers of their favorite comic book characters. They will even get the opportunity to design their own superhero based on science!

NEW - STEM Challenges - 2 weeks - 3-5 and 6-8

Students will plan and build objects and compete in design challenges using various elements of S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math). They will use some of the latest pieces of technology to enhance their learning experience. Students will use tech items such as Little Bits, Spheros, and many new gadgets for the 2019 season. They will be given various tasks and design challenges, and use the given tools to come up with a solution to the various problems.

NEW - Circuits in Action - 2 weeks - 3-5 and 6-8

Students will interact with sophisticated circuit boards such as micro bits and learn to program them to do all kinds of functions. Their imagination will run wild with the endless possibilities allowing them to program various task all with the use of the latest technology. 

Code Combat I - 3 weeks - 3-5 and 6-8

Students will learn real coding through game play and utilize the popular coding languages Python and Java Script. They will be able to work at their own pace and ability, to master their own level of success. This course teaches the basics as well as more challenging skills involved in computer science. The program Code Combat will be used in this course.

NEW - Code Combat II - 3 weeks -  3-5 and 6-8

Students who have completed Code Combat I will have the ability to dive deeper into the world of coding and learn more intensive skills that they can apply using real coding languages. 

Math in the Real World - 3 weeks - 3-5 and 6-8

Students will use classroom math skills to design and build projects. Students become architects and design their own dream home, design a 3D robot and determine area and volume, or even run a carnival with games that are student created and based on probability!

The World of Sports - Full Summer Course - Full Course All Grades

Students will take this physical education course to keep them active each day. They will be lead by a teacher in organized sports such as soccer, capture the flag, ultimate frisbee and more!

NEW - Business Time! - 3 weeks - 3-5 and 6-8

Students will learn and interact through hands on and computer based activities powered by Everfi. They will dive into concepts such as entrepreneurship, financial literacy, and making smart moves with money. The course starts with fun games that get them excited about the concepts, then leads them into creating their own business idea!


Minecraft Exploration - 3 weeks -  3-5 and 6-8

Students will engage in the highly popular game and develop the educational aspects to make connections to the game with math, science, language arts and social studies. This course is filling up fast!

Hollywood Filmmakers - 3 weeks - 3-5 and 6-8

Students will learn the skills necessary to shoot, edit, and refine the making of a short movie with the use of IPADs. They will use various apps to help them create a polished final product they can be proud of, and have various film making tasks to get them to where they want to be. 

Mind Games - 3 weeks - 3-8

Students will solve puzzles and play games that stretch the brain and enhance critical thinking. They will explore a series of hands on puzzles, videos, and strategic games that will really tease and expand the mind.

The Art of Wonder -3 weeks - 3-5 and 6-8

Students will create pieces of art that they are proud of. From drawings, to paintings, to 3-dimensional structures, students will express their love for art with an endless canvas of possibility. For Grades 6-8 Exclusively - Wonder what it's like to use a 3D pen? Find out in this awesome course!

Sample Schedule -

Weeks 1-3:

Period 1 - The World of Sports

Break

Period 2 - Math in the Real World

Snack

Period 3 - Art of Wonder 

Lunch

Period 4 - Minecraft Exploration 

Week 4-6:

Period 1 - The World of Sports

Break

Period 2 - Code Combat

Snack

Period 3 - Hollywood Filmmakers 

Lunch

Period 4 - Mind Games