|Challenge Summer Institute||
6th to 8th Grade Program
For students who are completing grades 6-8 in 2016-17, the classes below are available. Students learn to think and act as professionals would, using the tools professionals would use.
Advanced Rocketry: Bigger, better, more challenging, more awesome rockets are here. ($30 materials fee)
Television Ads: Learn about the art of advertising by watching and studying funny, weird and memorable commercials, and then making your own for the product of your choice.
Food Chemistry: Cook and eat your own candy. Make grilled cheese sandwiches with your homemade mozzarella. Learn the secret to delicious whipped cream. Oh, and learn some science too!
Native Americans: Live the culture and way of life of the Hopi, Iroquois and more, through music, art and interactive activities in a life-sized longhouse!
Gargoyles: Gargoyles are sculptures of mythical beast. Try your hand at a variety of Medieval art forms, including creating your own gothic Gargoyles.
Lego Robotics III: Complete fun challenges while learning programming and logic skills. Open to beginners and experts.
Outbreak: The Zombie invasion is here! In this simulation, use the Zombie attack data to track the spread of the invasion and make a survival plan. Not for the faint of heart.
Advanced Crime Scene: Learn all aspects of crime scene investigating, including fingerprinting, blood splatter analysis, ballistics and figure out who killed Henry Ward.
App Design: Learn about App design and even create your own original app.
Martial Arts: Have fun and develop strength, agility and stamina with this mixed martial arts class.