Middle School Program
MIDDLE SCHOOL ENRICHMENT PROGRAM AND STEAM WORKSHOPS
(Entering Grades 6-8)
July 2-July 27, 2018
$3,450 - Full Day (9 am - 4 pm)
$2,500 - Mornings Only (9 am - 12:30 pm)
Students entering Grades 6-8 have the opportunity to hone foundational skills in reading, writing and math in a hands-on learning environment, while enjoying recreation opportunities and STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, math) workshops in the afternoon. Specialized instruction in the use of assistive technology and the application of executive functioning skills help build academic efficiency and college readiness. Social events and an exciting culminating off-campus experience will provide important opportunities for students to get to know one another.
The program includes:
- Individualized reading and writing instruction offered in small groups utilizing assistive technology including SOLO Literacy Suite;
- A focus on math skill development including word problems;
- The development of executive functions including use of assistive technology for note taking, study skills and time management in preparation for school and college;
- Afternoon STEAM and Recreation Workshops provide opportunities for students to explore their creative interests in a “can do” environment led by experienced teachers. Choose from workshops including Filmmaking, Robotics and Engineering, Recreation and Sports, Theater, Visual Arts, Video Game Design, Animation, 3D Design, Science and a Arts Design Challenge. There are options for everyone. Each student will have the opportunity to choose one elective for each week of the program.
Must enroll in Middle School Enrichment Program to participate in Afternoon Workshops.