Texas A&M University-Kingsville

College for Kids offers summer classes for fourth through ninth graders

KINGSVILLE - May 22, 2012

Contact: Julie Navejar
julie.navejar@tamuk.edu or 361-593-2590

Are your children looking for something to do this summer -- something that will challenge and teach them, with a little fun on the side? The Center for Continuing Education at Texas A&M University-Kingsville will offer College for Kids during the month of July for students entering grades fourth through ninth.

It is a three-week program held July 9 through 26, with an orientation Thursday, July 5. Classes will be held Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The students and their parents have the opportunity to choose from a wide variety of courses, with three offered before lunch and three after lunch. Registration is currently underway through Friday, June 29.

The cost of College for Kids is $56 per course or $200 for a full schedule of four courses. Registration is ongoing. For more information, call Nicolette Dacke at 361-593-2861, email conted@tamuk.edu or visit the website at www.tamuk.edu/continuinged.

Courses offered for students age nine to 12, going into fourth to sixth grade, include the following:

Academic

8 to 9:15 a.m. - Math Improvement

9:30 to 10:45 a.m. – Writing Improvement

11 to 11:50 a.m. – Conversational Spanish

1 to 1:50 p.m. – Reading Improvement

2 to 3:15 p.m. – Exploring Science

3:30 to 4:50 p.m. – Introduction to Technology 

Elective

8 to 9:15 a.m. – Introduction to the Arts

9:30 to 10:45 a.m. – Introduction to American Sign Language

11 to 11:50 a.m. – Guitar I and Conversational Chinese

1 to 1:50 p.m. – Conversational Chinese and Drama

2 to 3:15 p.m. – Recreation and Team Building

3:30 to 4:50 p.m. – Creative Crafting

Courses offered for students age 13 to 15, going into seventh to ninth grade, include the following: 

Academic

8 to 9:15 a.m. – Writing Improvement

9:30 to 10:45 a.m. – Exploring Algebra

11 to 11:50 a.m. – Reading Improvement

1 to 1:50 p.m. – Drama

2 to 3:15 p.m. – Exploring Science

3:30 to 4:50 p.m. – Introduction to Architecture

Elective

8 to 9:15 a.m. – Introduction to the Arts

9:30 to 10:45 a.m. – Introduction to American Sign Language

11 to 11:50 a.m. – Conversational Chinese and Conversational Spanish

1 to 1:50 p.m. – Conversation Chinese and Guitar II

2 to 3:15 p.m. – Recreation and Team Building

3:30 to 4:50 p.m. – Creative Crafting

 -TAMUK-


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