COURSES Grades 8-10

3 WEEKS · 3 COURSES · 3 ELECTIVES

 

COURSES are introductory explorations into topics in a variety of subjects for students interested in pursuing strengths and interests across different subject areas. You’ll take three courses over the three week session, as well as participate in electives, activities, and community events.

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COURSE LIST

<p>Step in front of the camera — or onto the stage — and join a team of fellow actors to perform a collection of interactive scenes.</p>

Acting for the Stage + Screen

Step in front of the camera — or onto the stage — and join a team of fellow actors to perform a collection of interactive scenes.

Acting, Improv, Screen, Stage, Theater
<p>Step in front of the camera — or onto the stage — and join a team of fellow actors to perform a collection of interactive scenes.</p>

Acting for the Stage + Screen

Step in front of the camera — or onto the stage — and join a team of fellow actors to perform a collection of interactive scenes.

Acting, Improv, Screen, Stage, Theater
<p>Explore the science of aerodynamics as you build aircrafts ranging from glider prototypes to high-flying model rockets.</p>

Aeronautical Engineering

Explore the science of aerodynamics as you build aircrafts ranging from glider prototypes to high-flying model rockets.

Aerodynamics, Design, Engineering, Physics, Rocketry
<p>Explore the science of aerodynamics as you build aircrafts ranging from glider prototypes to high-flying model rockets.</p>

Aeronautical Engineering

Explore the science of aerodynamics as you build aircrafts ranging from glider prototypes to high-flying model rockets.

Aerodynamics, Design, Engineering, Physics, Rocketry
<p>Taking inspiration from acclaimed architects, draft your original concept of a dream home into tangible architectural plans.</p>

Architecture

Taking inspiration from acclaimed architects, draft your original concept of a dream home into tangible architectural plans.

3D Modeling, Architecture, Design, Engineering, Math
<p>Taking inspiration from acclaimed architects, draft your original concept of a dream home into tangible architectural plans.</p>

Architecture

Taking inspiration from acclaimed architects, draft your original concept of a dream home into tangible architectural plans.

3D Modeling, Architecture, Design, Engineering, Math
<p>Learn to code with Processing, an easy-to-learn  programming language designed by the MIT Media Lab.
</p>

Computer Programming

Learn to code with Processing, an easy-to-learn programming language designed by the MIT Media Lab.

Coding, Computers, Engineering, Programming, Science
<p>Learn to code with Processing, an easy-to-learn  programming language designed by the MIT Media Lab.
</p>

Computer Programming

Learn to code with Processing, an easy-to-learn programming language designed by the MIT Media Lab.

Coding, Computers, Engineering, Programming, Science
<p>Uncover the physics of the world around you by designing, building, and testing a variety of ambitious projects.</p>

Experimental Engineering

Uncover the physics of the world around you by designing, building, and testing a variety of ambitious projects.

Building, Design, Engineering, Physics, Visual Arts
<p>Uncover the physics of the world around you by designing, building, and testing a variety of ambitious projects.</p>

Experimental Engineering

Uncover the physics of the world around you by designing, building, and testing a variety of ambitious projects.

Building, Design, Engineering, Physics, Visual Arts
<p>Develop your eye as an artist and refine your drawing skills and techniques by sketching the human figure.</p>

Figure Drawing + Portraiture

Develop your eye as an artist and refine your drawing skills and techniques by sketching the human figure.

Charcoal, Drawing Techniques, Pencil, Portraits, Sketching
<p>Develop your eye as an artist and refine your drawing skills and techniques by sketching the human figure.</p>

Figure Drawing + Portraiture

Develop your eye as an artist and refine your drawing skills and techniques by sketching the human figure.

Charcoal, Drawing Techniques, Pencil, Portraits, Sketching
<p>Immerse yourself in many facets of medicine as you step into the shoes of a medical intern, rotating through fields such as cardiology, emergency medicine, and neurology on your daily rounds.</p>

Medical Careers

Immerse yourself in many facets of medicine as you step into the shoes of a medical intern, rotating through fields such as cardiology, emergency medicine, and neurology on your daily rounds.

Healthcare, Medical Ethics, Medicine, Science
<p>Immerse yourself in many facets of medicine as you step into the shoes of a medical intern, rotating through fields such as cardiology, emergency medicine, and neurology on your daily rounds.</p>

Medical Careers

Immerse yourself in many facets of medicine as you step into the shoes of a medical intern, rotating through fields such as cardiology, emergency medicine, and neurology on your daily rounds.

Healthcare, Medical Ethics, Medicine, Science
<p>Get up close to the world of lawyers, witnesses, and jurists as you explore the United States judicial system.</p>

Mock Trial

Get up close to the world of lawyers, witnesses, and jurists as you explore the United States judicial system.

Judicial System, Law, Litigator, Public Speaking, Trial
<p>Get up close to the world of lawyers, witnesses, and jurists as you explore the United States judicial system.</p>

Mock Trial

Get up close to the world of lawyers, witnesses, and jurists as you explore the United States judicial system.

Judicial System, Law, Litigator, Public Speaking, Trial
<p>Experience the life of a musical theater performer by singing and dancing on the EXPLO stage.</p>

Musical Theater

Experience the life of a musical theater performer by singing and dancing on the EXPLO stage.

Acting, Dancing, Musical Theater, Performing, Singing
<p>Experience the life of a musical theater performer by singing and dancing on the EXPLO stage.</p>

Musical Theater

Experience the life of a musical theater performer by singing and dancing on the EXPLO stage.

Acting, Dancing, Musical Theater, Performing, Singing
<p>Build and modify radio-controlled model cars that can navigate a dynamic course full of formidable challenges.</p>

Off-Road Vehicle Design

Build and modify radio-controlled model cars that can navigate a dynamic course full of formidable challenges.

Design, Engineering, Physics, Racing, Vehicles
<p>Build and modify radio-controlled model cars that can navigate a dynamic course full of formidable challenges.</p>

Off-Road Vehicle Design

Build and modify radio-controlled model cars that can navigate a dynamic course full of formidable challenges.

Design, Engineering, Physics, Racing, Vehicles
<p>Peek behind the curtain of your favorite indie games and discover the art and science of developing compelling levels.</p>

Video Game Level Design

Peek behind the curtain of your favorite indie games and discover the art and science of developing compelling levels.

Coding, Computers, Gaming, Technology, Visual Art
<p>Peek behind the curtain of your favorite indie games and discover the art and science of developing compelling levels.</p>

Video Game Level Design

Peek behind the curtain of your favorite indie games and discover the art and science of developing compelling levels.

Coding, Computers, Gaming, Technology, Visual Art

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