June 23rd 1:00pm - 3:30pm Calling all explorers!! This workshop is going to be full of adventures - from learning how to read a map and compass to exploration using coordinate locations, this workshop will teach students how to be the best tracker and explorer they can be!! For ages 10 & up. Class session will be followed by a geocache scavenger hunt, and will end at Double Dips Ice Creamery.
In preparation for the ACT test scheduled for June 12, 2021, these ACT Cram Sessions will be held: ~June 2nd, 10:30a.m. - 12:30p.m. ~June 9th, 1:00p.m. - 3:00p.m.
June 30th 10:30am - 12:00pm Show us your teamwork! Put your problem-solving skills to work as you try to help grandma claim her millions! For ages 8 & up. Parent is $10 and child is $5. Walk-ins welcome.
July 7th 10:30am - 12:00pm Use your imagination and become a SUPER problem solver. Creative problem solving requires more than just knowledge and thinking. We will have fun, highly engaging activities for students to practice their problem solving skills. For grades K-2.
July 14th 1:00pm - 2:30pm Many workbooks claim to teach critical thinking skills, but they are still just a workbook. We want to create an interactive environment where students learn to identify and evaluate evidence - like detectives or scientists. Learning and practicing critical thinking skills helps students learn to make good choices and leads to an increased chance of success. For grades 3-5.
July 21st 10:30am - 12:00pm Life is hard! And it's even harder for children who are just trying to figure things out. This workshop will help students begin to understand how the numbers all work together as a team, and how to use their ninja knowledge to solve problems. For grades 1-3. Optional: receive math puzzles in the mail, complete the puzzles and mail them back for points towards a prize.
July 21st 1:00pm - 2:30pm The puzzles and high-interest real world word problems use items from the Overworld like diamond swords, suits of armor, zombies, and magical potions to encourage math practice in even the most reluctant Minecrafter!! For grades 4-6. Optional: receive math puzzles in the mail, complete the puzzles and mail them back for points towards a prize.
July 28th 10:30am - 12:00pm This is MORE than a MATH workshop - it will bring problem solving off the worksheet page and into the world we live in and make it belong in that world as an exciting way to build critical thinking skills. For grades 1-3.
July 28th 1:00pm - 2:30pm This class is going to teach strategies and methods for solving problems without “following the rules” - learning how to look at a math problem and coming up with a new way to solve it. Multiple styles of problem solving and memorization methods presented in a fun and clever way! For grades 4-6.
August 4th 11:00am - 1:00pm Do you have what it takes to become a secret agent in the fight against alien invasions? Take the Final Trial and find out! For grades 2 & up. Walk-ins welcome.
In preparation for the ACT test scheduled for July 17, 2021, these ACT Cram Sessions will be held: ~July 7th, 1:00p.m. - 3:00p.m. ~July 14th, 10:30a.m. - 12:30p.m.
Go on a mysterious adventure without leaving home! This summer program is designed to help students with reading comprehension and writing skills while solving a mystery throughout the summer. This program would be perfect for both avid readers and those who would rather do anything else but read a book!! Letters will be sent out weekly via snail mail to the students, with an enclosed stamped envelope for them to write their ideas and clues and return to me before their next letter arrives! This collection will be a fun and engaging mystery that all participating sleuths will work to solve. The cost of this adventure is just $12 per month (to cover the cost of postage)!!