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Camp Explore

July 11, 2016 - July 15, 2016

(July 11-15 at Western Kentucky University, ages 7-9) Camp designed to engage students (completing 1st to 3rd grade) interest in math, science, language arts, art, and social studies through hands-on activities.  Registration starts in April.

Camp Explore, formerly known as The Summer Camp, is a day camp designed for advanced ability and high interest children who were in grades one, two or three during the previous school year. The experience features hands-on and minds-on instruction to engage children in learning at advanced levels. Students will explore a wide range of subjects from math and science to art and theater during their day. Registration will be limited to 50 children.

Location

Camp Explore will meet in Gary A. Ransdell Hall on the campus of Western Kentucky University. Ransdell Hall is the home of the College of Education and Behavioral Sciences. It is located at the corner of Regents Street and Normal Drive.

Curriculum

The curriculum will be interdisciplinary with a focus on the theme of change in math, science, language arts, social studies, and art.

Lunch

Children will bring their lunches. Teachers and children will eat together either in the building or on the patio, depending on the weather.

Details

Start:
July 11, 2016
End:
July 15, 2016
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Website:
http://www.wku.edu/gifted/camp_explore/index.php

Organizer

The Center for Gifted Studies at Western Kentucky University
Phone:
270-745-6323
Email:
gifted@wku.edu
Website:
http://www.wku.edu/gifted/camp_explore/index.php

Venue

Western Kentucky University
1906 College Heights Blvd. #71031
Bowling Green, KY 42101-1031 United States
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Phone:
270-745-6323
Website:
http://www.wku.edu/gifted/camp_explore/index.php