Week 6 (August 5-9): Mini Scholars

Week 6 (August 5-9): Mini Scholars

Engineering Lab II – Christy Mueller We have had a great start to our week! We learned that engineers problem solve and create to make the world around them better. We have practiced outside-of-the-box problem solving by building model bridges while limited to...
Week 4 (July 22-26): Mini Scholars

Week 4 (July 22-26): Mini Scholars

Reptiles Rock! – Andrea Bourne Snakes, alligators, crocodiles, and turtles have been the focus of our learning so far this week. We discovered that snakes have a clear scale over their eyes, that alligators and crocodiles have different shaped snouts, and that...
Week 3 (July 15-19): Mini Scholars

Week 3 (July 15-19): Mini Scholars

Coding and Robotics – Tony Gore This week our Mini Scholars have been experimenting with coding and robotics. We have learned about basic coding concepts as well as a number of different types of robots and their features. In class we have access to controlling...
Week 2 (July 8-12): Mini Scholars

Week 2 (July 8-12): Mini Scholars

Star Gazing – Sam Swire It’s been a blast in Star Gazing camp so far! On Monday we built our own rocket ships using paper towel tubes, foil, tissue paper, and other household materials. On Tuesday we read about constellations and then used paper cups and...
Week 1 (June 24-28): Mini Scholars

Week 1 (June 24-28): Mini Scholars

Going Buggy – Andrea Bourne We have been looking at different types of insects and learning about their unique bodies. We are discovering new facts every day, including that ladybugs use their bright color to ward off predators. We painted and assembled ladybug...