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Spring/Summer 2015 Schedule

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Lego Robotics Register
Mindstorm combines classic LEGO® building with the world of robotics, using motors, sensors and software. You’ll learn how to design and program your LEGO® bots so they can perform all kinds of tasks! Students learn basic building and programming techniques as they work cooperatively to complete tasks, work through courses, and other robotic activities. STEM instructor, Maggie Odom, will guide you through this self-paced class.

7-10 year olds
February 28th, 8:00am-12:00pm
Advanced Technology Center 159
CRN: 91318 | $35

11-14 year olds
April 18th , 8:00am-12:00pm
Advanced Technology Center 159
CRN: 91319 |$35

Digital Photography Register
This is a crash course in the basics of digital photography for students. Instructor, Tiffany Brown will discuss and explore; zoom, pixels, memory, resolution, batteries, storage, sharing on-line, prints, project creation, and more. Bring your camera, video camera, new smart phone, or even your iPad with camera and video capabilities to learn and create through digital photography. Students MUST have camera device and memory card of at least 5G.

9-14 year olds
March 14th, 9:00am-12:00pm
Student Union East 246
CRN: 91320  | $35

Dueling Cameras Register
Give your child the chance to shine behind and in front of the camera! Students will learn the proper techniques for digital still life photography, action shots, and even some night time photography. Instructor Tiffany Brown will help them to explore basic editing, photo artwork, green screen work, video camera basics, stop motion animation, and video editing. Students MUST have digital camera, video camera, iPad, or a newer smart phone along with a 5G memory card.
Maximum of 20 students

7-10 year olds
June 22nd – June 25th, 9:00am - 4:00 pm
CRN: 95086 |$129
Student Union East 246

11-14 year olds
July 6th – 9th, 9:00am - 4:00 pm
CRN: 95087 |$129
Student Union East 246

Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead! Register
S.T.E.A.M. is an exciting and hands-on learning opportunity with a special emphasis on the S.T.E.A.M. curriculum areas (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math). So let’s get moving … full S.T.E.A.M. ahead into the 21st century with LEGO® Robotics, Sciences, Painting, Theater and more.
Maximum of 20 students
7-10 year olds
June 22nd – June 25th, 9:00am - 4:00 pm
Advanced Technology Center 159 & 156
CRN: 95094 |$149 continued....
11-14 year olds
July 6 – July 9, 9:00am - 4:00 pm
Advanced Technology Center 159 & 120
CRN: 95095 | $149

Sampling Science Register
Embark on a series of science adventures as you learn about science through interactive and hands-on science activities. Discover cool chemical reactions, learn about earth’s environment as well as the space surrounding us, find out how weather is predicted, check out some of the tricks of forensic science, and even explore the local waters. Exciting explorations, delightful discoveries, and wild wonders await!
Maximum of 25 students
11-14 year olds
June 22nd – June 25th, 9:00am - 4:00pm
Student Union East 243
CRN: 95088 | Cost: $149

7-10 year olds
July 6th – 9th, 9:00am - 4:00pm
TBA
CRN: 95096 | $149

Junior Medics Register
Potential doctors and nurses will be intrigued by investigating organic specimens such as the heart, brain, eyes, and kidneys in this course. Examine the basics of biology and health issues with an emphasis on lifesaving. The marvels of the human body and the power of medical knowledge are the right “prescription” for summer learning. You will also receive CPR/First Aid certification training as a part of this course. This is a hands-on science applications class meant to be an enrichment opportunity for the inquisitive and focused learner. Due to many dissection activities, you must have a good attitude and strictly observe instructor’s guidelines.
Maximum of 20 students
11-15 year olds
July 21st – 23rd, 9:00am - 4:00pm
Student Union East 243
CRN: 95089 | $139


Bricks 4 Kidz LEGO®  (Mining and Crafting classes below)
Mining and Crafting I Register
Minecraft is a game about placing blocks to build anything you can imagine. At night monsters come out, make sure to build a shelter before that happens. Experience the world of Minecraft with LEGO® Bricks in this fun-filled enrichment engineering class! Kids will start by crafting their shelters and some of the mobs, critters and tools using LEGO® Bricks. Students will face new challenges each day, building models and crafting key elements from the popular Minecraft game.

K - 5th graders
July 20th – 23rd, 9:00am-12:00pm
Student Union West 347
CRN: 95090 | $175

Mining and Crafting II Register
Steve is jumping for joy as he introduces the newest members of his Minecraft® world. Whether your child has attended our first session or not, reward them with the creativity and excitement this new camp has to offer. Campers will be challenged to bring their virtual designs to life by building new mob figures, mosaics and custom models, incorporating LEGO® Bricks. So, are you ready for the challenge?

K - 5th graders
July 20th – 23rd, 1:00pm-4:00pm
Student Union West 347
CRN: 95091 | $175

Mining and Crafting I and II Register
Students may choose to stay from 9:00am-4:00 pm for $265
Student Union West 347
CRN: 95092 | $265

 

Public Safety Patrol* Register
Experience the world of first responders through virtual training tools, classroom sessions, and hands-on excitement. Law enforcement, fire science, EMT, and more await students for this fast-paced, challenging three-day program.

11-15 year olds
July 14th – 16th, 9:00am - 4:00pm
*This course will be taught on the North Bay Campus off of Highway 2300
CRN: 95093 |$139


 

For general information on Kids’ College, call Kelli at 850.867.0732

* A Parental Release Form must be completed by the parent/guardian for each student registered in children’s programming at Gulf Coast State College.  Please print and sign form and bring to the first day of class.



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