Super Summer is July 6-10 at USI
Morning classes meet 9-11:30 a.m.; afternoon classes meet 12:30-3 p.m. Free lunchtime supervision is available at for those enrolling in both morning and afternoon classes. Children enrolled all day and staying for lunch must be five years or older, and should bring their own non-perishable lunches and drinks.
To ensure safety for all children, parents who enroll children will receive detailed information with procedures and location of each class. Grades referred to are the grades to be entered this fall.
Registration Fee: $90 per course; $85 per course when registering the same child in more than one course or when registering two or more children at the same time. EVSC students who are eligible for the free/reduced lunch program may enroll in two courses for a reduced fee of $10 per course; reduced-fee enrollments are limited.
Enroll early, as classes fill quickly! Call 812-464-1989 or 800-467-8600 to register.
This summer, the Middle School STEM Academy will run from July 18-22. Course descriptions are down below under the Middle School STEM Innovation Camp heading.
Super Summer classes for Summer 2016 are currently being developed.
Here's a sampling of what was offered last summer:
Morning Classes - 9 - 11:30 a.m.
YTH430 - Nature's Wonders - Pre-K 4's-1
YTH431 - Art Safari - grades 1-3 -
YTH432 - Cooking with Picture Book Characters - grades 2-4 -
YTH433 - Learn Español - grades 3-5
YTH434 - Trails and Snails - grades 4-6
YTH435 - Building Balsa Wood Bridges - grades 7-9
Afternoon Classes - 12:30 - 3 p.m.
YTH440 - What Do You See? - grades K-2
YTH441 - It's Magic! - grades 2-4 -
YTH442 - Future Scientists - grades 3-5 -
YTH443 - 2-D to 3-D - grades 4-6
YTH444 - It Flies! Aerodynamics & Rocketry - grades 5-7
YTH445 - ¡Delicioso! - grades 6-8
Details for Super Summer 2016 courses will be posted in late March-early April. Check back for more details and course registration information.
MIDDLE SCHOOL STEM INNOVATION CAMP JULY 11-15
The Pott College of Science, Engineering, and Education and SwISTEM Resource Center are excited to continue the Middle School STEM Innovation Camp during the summer of 2016. This camp will offer middle school students the opportunity to "Think Outside the Box" by exploring topics relevant to 21st century STEM applications in an engaging week-long day camp experience on the campus of the University of Southern Indiana. Participants will walk away inspired to continue their pursuit of a solid STEM Education and with a more defined understanding of career possibilities involving science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
This year, the Middle School STEM Innovation Camp (separate from Super Summer) will have three tracks for each grade for students in grades 6-8. Course descriptions are below and registrations may be completed by clicking on the blue registration button.
H2O and You - Grade 6 NO. 16SYTH451
Discover the amazing properties of water and our role in conserving the planet's most valuable resource with intential focus on STEM careers. Campers will learn:
Urban Infastructure - Grade 7 NO. 16SYTH452
Explore the engineering principles and design challenges that surround us in everyday life, and help plan for a better tomorrow with intentional focus on STEM careers. Campers will learn about:
Energy - Grade 8 NO. 16SYTH453
Investigate how energy works and discover how small bursts of creativity can unlock huge potential for the future with intential foucs on STEM careers. Campers will learn about: