Lights! Camera! Action! Chapin's film tradition continues with Mr. P. Wade leading students through the various aspects of creating a short film. Students will practice writing scripts and filming in the first week, and students in the second week will continue filming and learn basic editing. Opportunities for students to direct, act, build props, film, and edit will be provided. Join for either week or come for the full experience.
Weeks of June 11th and 18th
Can you escape the labyrinth? As students use design thinking process to tackle this challenge, created by Mr. P. Wade, they will learn basic circuitry, how to use the 3D printer, and programming using Arduino IDE. At the end of the challenge, all students will leave with an Arduino board and a completed "invention" (a vehicle or a robot), previously used to escape the labyrinth.
Week of August 20th
SSAT Prep (rising 7th and 8th graders)
Get a head start in preparing for the secondary school application process. Most independent schools require this test as part of the admissions file. Learn subject matter in math, vocabulary, test-taking strategies, and receive feedback on practice tests. Students will also participate in a mock interview to build confidence.
Week of June 11th Math
Week of June 18th Verbal
Week of August 13th Verbal
Week of August 20th Math