ThinkTank Summer Program

 

 
 

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The Summer Program is a one-week activity immersing in a topic. This year's themes are listed to the left. Thinktank IS NOT a program but a stimulating environment where kids can be themselves and thrive.

The day is scheduled as follows:

    10:00 - 10:15 Arrival

    10:15 - 11:00 Whole Group

    11:00 - 12:15 Activity I

    12:15 - 12:45 Lunch

    12:45 - 1:15 Free Tech-Time

     1:15 -  2:00 Activity II

     2:00 - 2:30 Group Sharing

There is also a personalized art piece created during the week to keep as a memento.

 

   LEGO Renewable Energy Workshop:

The Energy Kits as well as additional motors for unique designs available for dedicated LEGO buffs.

Through building models of a waterwheel, windmill, Ferris wheel, and solar car, students get to experience renewable energy, an important and timely topic for the future.

 

Go to LEGO to learn more

 

Workshop Week  Topics Include:

bullet Introduction to          Web-Design: Learn the basics in HTML, dynamic web design, embed movies, music and photo gallery. Kids can create a family site on Google or prepare the framework for on your own host.

 

bullet Movie-Making: Use of Window Movie Maker and Pinnacle Studios to process Pictures, video Clips, Music to create original movies

 

bullet Independent Topics also encouraged and guided.