July 9 - August 3rd

2018 Summer Program

(4 weeks)

Summer Programs
ACT Math

ACT Math:

The ACT blues have you down? Well, shape up and chase those blues away with our Summer ACT Math Camps. We will be breaking down the components of the ACT over a course of four weeks and working out ACT problems together. And the best part…real exposure to an ACT setting!

July 9th- August 3rd:

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday

Time:

10:45AM-12:00PM

Instructor:

Jonathan Atkins

Age Restriction:

13 + This class is suitable for those in high school or entering high school.

ACT Reading:

Can’t quite put your finger on what makes reading for the ACT different than reading for school or leisure?  Mastering reading for the ACT takes a special set of skills.  Come forget everything you thought you knew about reading and prep for the reading ACT.

English Tips

July 9th- August 3rd:

Mondays & Wednesdays

Time:

12:00PM-2:00PM

Instructor:

Mrs. McNair

Age Restriction:

13 + This class is suitable for those in high school or entering high school.

Essays

ACT English:

Did you misplace your modifier? Splice your comma? Does grammar have you in a rut? Fear no more! Our three-week ACT English camp will cover all you need to know about the English test – including mechanics, grammar, and usage and rhetorical skills.

July 9th- August 3rd:

Tuesdays, Wednesday, and Thursdays

Time:

10:00AM-12:00PM

Instructor:

Mrs. Brockman

Age Restriction:

13 + This class is suitable for those in high school or entering high school.

ACT Science:

Tired and frustrated by those confusing graphs and charts on the science portion of the ACT!? Then come to the ACT Science summer camp! We will teach you how to decipher and reason your way through all those confusing questions. We will also let you put your newfound skills to work on practice tests so that you can be prepared to knock out the last portion of the ACT!

Science

July 9th- August 3rd:

Tuesdays & Thursdays

Time:

12:00PM-2:00PM

Instructor:

Thomas Eastham

Age Restriction:

13 + This class is suitable for those in high school or entering high school.

Gambling

Gambler’s Fallacies:

If developing a foolproof strategy for Rock-Paper-Scissors or determining whether or not you made a good deal sounds interesting to you, here’s your chance to learn how. This summer camp will use various games of chance as well as certain game show scenarios to discuss probability, address common probability misconceptions, and demonstrate a fun application of probability.

July 9th- August 3rd:

Tuesdays & Thursdays

Time:

1:00PM-2:30PM

Instructor:

Jonathan Atkins

Age Restriction:

Completed High School Algebra II or equivalent

High School Math Prep:

Getting ready to take that next step or need to review your algebra basics? Please join us in our prep class where we will refine our algebra skills without a calculator and build a foundation of basic graphs. This class will review the most misunderstood topics from Pre-Algebra, Introductory Algebra, and Intermediate Algebra in a three-week course.

HS Math

July 9th- August 3rd:

TBA

Time:

TBA

Instructor:

Thomas Eastham

Age Restriction:

This class is suitable for those entering high school.

Interview

Resume/Interview:

Did you know that potential employers typically only look at the first 1/3 of a resume before they make a decision about a prospective employee?  Come learn this and other facts about resumes with Mrs. Renee. Many will argue that a resume is the single most important document you’ll compose in your life.  Is yours up to par? By the end of this 4 hour course, students will learn how to create an effective resume, cover letter, and conduct a professional interview.

July 14th:

Saturday

Time:

10AM-3PM

Instructor:

Mrs. Renee McFall

Age Restriction:

High students or anyone applying for a job.

Scholarship:

College is expensive, and paying for it isn’t always easy.  Scholarships are a great way to lessen your financial burden.  There are thousands of scholarships available for students of all ages.  Join Mrs. Renee as she discusses where to find and how to apply for these scholarships. By the end of this 4 hours course, each student will have 1 completed scholarship essay ready to use!

Scholarships

July 9th- August 3rd:

Saturday

Time:

1PM-5PM

Instructor:

Mrs. Renee McFall

Age Restriction:

High students or anyone applying for scholarships.

Physics:

Have you ever wondered just what makes things you see everyday really happen? Why exactly does a car slow down when you put on the brakes? What is the cause of the old saying, “What goes up must come down?” Why does walking across a carpet in socks build up electricity? You may find the answers to these questions and many others in this series of inquiry based physics lessons. The knowledge will also be indispensable if you plan on taking physics in high school, and problem solving tactics learned from physics can be applied in many other areas as well.

July 9th- August 3rd:

Mondays & Wednesdays

Time:

2PM-4PM

Instructor:

Thomas Eastham

Age Restriction:

Algebra 1

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