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Middle-High Summer Snowflakes 2018

Below are the high school Summer Snowflakes sessions.  Each one has a link taking you to the form that has to be completed.  The link is the school name!    If a link does not work or you have questions about the sessions - please contact Julia at jahamilton@k12.wv.us 



Registration Closes May 18!

If you see - Registration Closed beside a session....always double-check to make sure it is closed by clicking on the school name - to see if it is closed.  Sometimes we get cancellations and a slot opens.  So help yourself by double-checking.

Thank you

 

 Middle/High:  

 

 

Arts & Bots  Explore biomimicry, including HEX BUG micro-robotic creatures, then design and create your own biomimicry construct with a Hummingbird robotics kit and recycled materials.

LOCATION / GRADES: Mountaineer / 6-8
TIMES / DATES:  9-11:30 a.m. / July 9-19 (M-TH) 

 


NEW! Calculating Cooks –Registration Closed Students will be involved in a series of hands-on culinary experiments to make everyday math a tasty experience! 

LOCATION / GRADES: Mountaineer / 6-8
TIMES / DATES: 9-11:30 a.m. / July 9-19 (M-TH) 

 


 

NEW!  Twist and Sculpt  Take on a three-dimensional challenge in this eight-day course that puts your creativity to the test using a variety of mixed media art!

LOCATION/ GRADES: Mountaineer / 6-8
TIMES / DATES: 9 – 11:30 a.m. / July 9-19 (M-TH)

 


 

NEW!  Break the Mold – Students will explore various aspects of three-dimensional art and go through the design process, including brainstorming, sketching, construction/creation and completion. On the final day, participants will learn how to take professional photos of their artwork.

LOCATION / GRADES: Westwood / 6-8
TIMES / DATES: 9 a.m.-12 p.m. / July 9-19 (M-TH)

Transportation & snacks provided

 


 

NEW! Engage in Change 1.0 – This crash course in human rights advocacy will give you the know-how to identify issues impacting our community and the resources to meet civic challenges head-on!

LOCATION / GRADES: Suncrest Middle / 6-8
TIMES / DATES: 8:30-11 a.m. / July 9-12 

 


 

Blowing Off STEAM – Enjoy hands-on activities geared toward enhancing your skills and interest in science, tech, engineering, art and math (STEAM).

DATES: July 9-19 (M-TH)

LOCATION / GRADES / TIMES: Suncrest Middle Registration Closed/ 6-8 / 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
OR
LOCATION / GRADES / TIMES: Westwood / 6-8 / 9 a.m.-12 p.m.

Transportation & snacks provided Westwood only


 

Thespians Unleashed  Find more meaning in the written word through performance arts – including improvisation – and performing from a script. Students will be given the opportunity to create a short film highlighting the production process!

LOCATION / GRADES: Westwood Middle / 6-12
TIMES / DATES: 9 a.m.- 12 p.m. / July 9-26 (M-TH)

Transportation & snacks provided


 

NEW! VEX Robotics  Brainstorm and design systems to meet the 2018-2019 VEX Robotics Game criteria.

LOCATION / GRADES: Clay-Battelle / 6-12
TIMES / DATES: 9 a.m.-12 p.m. / July 9-19 (M-TH)

 


 

Wild & Wonderful Woodworking – Students will learn safe, hands-on techniques for crafting small woodworking projects in this introductory course! 

LOCATION: Clay-Battelle / GRADES: 6-12
TIMES/DATES: 9 a.m.-12 p.m. / July 16-19


 

NEW! Fake It ‘til You Bake It  Enjoy your own culinary creations during this four-day crash course in cake decorating! Final products will be judged by local pastry professionals!

LOCATION / GRADES: MTEC / 9-12
TIMES / DATES: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. / July 9-12    

 


 

NEW! Engage in Change 2.0 – This crash course in human rights advocacy will give you the know-how you need to identify issues impacting our community and the resources to meet civic challenges head-on!  

LOCATION / GRADES: University HS / 9-12
TIMES / DATES: 8:30-11:30 a.m. / July 9-19 (M-TH)

 


 

NEW! Game Theory & Design – Spend your summer playing a collection of modern social and strategy games. Discussions of the mathematic and social underpinnings of each game will be explored. Course will culminate with students collaborating to create a game of their own!

LOCATION / GRADES: University HS / 9-12
TIMES / DATES: 12-3 p.m. / July 9-19 (M-TH)

 

 


NEW! Outdoor Elements – Pack a summer’s worth of adventure into this four-day course by exploring the great outdoors! Students will learn to identify plant life and create projects from nature’s plethora of resources!

 

LOCATION / GRADES: University HS / 9-12
TIMES / DATES: 9-11:30 a.m. / July 16-19 

 


 

College Prep – Start preparing for the college admission and scholarship application processes during this four-day “boot camp” style program!

LOCATION / GRADES: Suncrest Middle / 11, 12
TIMES / DATES: 8 a.m.-12 p.m. / July 23-26

 


 

NEW! Backwoods Survival – These four-day sessions will test survival skills as students learn how to navigate the great outdoors!

Select only 1 session by clicking on the date for the registration screen:

LOCATION / GRADES: MTEC / 6-9
TIMES / DATES: 9 a.m.-12 p.m. / July 16-19 Registration Closed(choose 1 session) (M-TH)
OR
LOCATION / GRADES: MTEC / 6-9
TIMES / DATES: 9 a.m.-12 p.m. / July 23-26 Registration Closed(choose 1 sessions) (M-TH)

Transportation & snack provided

 


 

Culinary Arts – Registration ClosedDiscover baking and pastry creation plus the basics of canning with fresh produce from MTEC’s high tunnel. Delicious take-away items in store!

LOCATION / GRADES: MTEC / 6-9
TIMES / DATES:  9 a.m.-12 p.m.   / July 16-26 (M-TH)

Transportation & snack provided


 

Graphic Design Registration Closed Learn to develop graphic design concepts and use them with computer illustration and screen printing.

LOCATION / GRADES: MTEC / 6-9
TIMES / DATES: 9 a.m.-12 p.m. / July 23-26

Transportation & snack provided 


 

Welding –Registration Closed Grab a hood, jacket and torch and get dirty! Learn to use a welding torch to create your own project!

LOCATION / GRADES: MTEC / 6-9
TIMES / DATES: 9 a.m. -12 p.m. / July 16-19

Transportation & snack provided

 


 

HVAC  Registration ClosedUse real-world geometry as you learn to solder, cut and bend copper pipe and sheet metal in these hands-on sessions!

LOCATION / GRADES: MTEC / 6-9
TIMES / DATES: 9 a.m.-12 p.m. / July 23-26

Transportation & snack provided

 


 

Woodworking Registration Closed Students will get an introduction to the world of woodworking through this eight-day program that aims to send them home with a beautiful finished product! 

LOCATION / GRADES: MTEC / 6-9
TIMES / DATES: 9 a.m.-12 p.m. / July 16-26 (M-TH)

Transportation & snack provided


 

Police Academy – Get an introduction to law enforcement by participating in drug and alcohol abuse prevention activities, simulated violence prevention training and crime scene investigating. 


Select only 1 session by clicking on the date for the registration screen:

LOCATION / GRADES: MTEC / 9-12

TIMES / DATES: 9 a.m.-12 p.m. / July 16-19  (choose 1 session)
OR
LOCATION / GRADES: MTEC / 9-12
TIMES / DATES: 9 a.m.-12 p.m. / July 23-26 (choose 1 session)

Transportation & snack provided


 

Let’s Get Physical!  Registration ClosedInvestigate human anatomy and physiology while exploring hands-on health care skills including triaging wounds, administering injections and determining vital signs!  

LOCATION / GRADES: MTEC / 6-9
TIMES / DATES: 9 a.m.-12 p.m. / July16-26 (M-TH)

Transportation & snack provided
 


 

Coding – Students will learn the basics of coding software, which can expand their knowledge and ability to create websites, apps, robots and more!


Select only 1 session by clicking on the date for the registration screen:

LOCATION / GRADES: MTEC / 6-9
TIMES / DATES: 9 a.m.-12 p.m. / July 16-19(Choose 1 Session)
OR
LOCATION / GRADES: MTEC / 6-9
TIMES / DATES: 9 a.m.-12 p.m. / July 23-26 (Choose 1 Session)

Transportation & snack provided

 

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13 South High Street, Morgantown, WV 26501

Phone 304-291-9210 | Fax 304-296-1379

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