College for Kids

NAST 100K - First Star I See Tonight

Come on a fun journey as we learn about stars and which is our closest star. Then we will journey into Starlab, an inflatable planetarium, to explore the shapes and pictures in the stars.

Lecture
Section: P101
Days: Wed.
Class Number: 2042
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-07-19
End Date: 2017-07-19
Building/Room:
Times: 1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Staff3
Fee: $14
Preschool children ages 3 1/2 -5 years
Lecture
Section: P100
Days: Wed.
Class Number: 2041
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-07-19
End Date: 2017-07-19
Building/Room:
Times: 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Staff3
Fee: $14
For Preschool children ages 3 1/2 -5 years

NAST 101K - Sunlight, Moonlight, Starlight

Learn how special the sun, moon & stars are to us. Make a constellation to take home.Then we will journey into Starlab, an inflatable planetarium, to explore the star pictures and stories.

Lecture
Section: P100
Days: Mon.
Class Number: 2039
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-06-26
End Date: 2017-06-26
Building/Room:
Times: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Staff3
Fee: $14
For students entering Kindergarten or grade 1
Lecture
Section: P101
Days: Mon.
Class Number: 2040
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-06-26
End Date: 2017-06-26
Building/Room:
Times: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Staff3
Fee: $14
For students entering Kindergarten or grade 1

NAST 102K - Our Place in Space

Come along on a trip thru the solar system to learn why Earth has day & night, why the Moon changes and how special is our sun. Make a constellation to take home. Then we will journey into Starlab, an inflatable planetarium, to learn about stars and stories of long ago.

Lecture
Section: P100
Days: Wed.
Class Number: 2038
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-06-21
End Date: 2017-06-21
Building/Room:
Times: 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Staff3
Fee: $14
For students entering grades 2 or 3

NAST 103K - Space Explorers

This two part adventure blasts off with a journey through the summer night sky while learning how to use a star-map and star-wheel. Then off to Starlab, an inflatable planetarium, to enjoy the constellations and stories of the stars. Day two takes you on a galactic trip thru the solar system to explore planet sizes and distance on a solar system hike. Make a pocket solar system to take home.

Lecture
Section: P100
Days: Mon., Wed.
Class Number: 2043
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-08-07
End Date: 2017-08-09
Building/Room:
Times: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Staff3
Fee: $38
For students entering grades 4, 5 or 6

NBIO 58K - Ocean Discovery

In this class students will explore the ocean and all of its wonderful creatures. Activities will be balanced between learning about ocean life and creating neat ocean related projects.

Lecture
Section: P100
Days: Mon., Tues., Wed.
Class Number: 2029
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-06-19
End Date: 2017-06-21
Building/Room:
Times: 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Boneta
Fee: $35
For children ages 3 1/2 - 5.

NBIO 054K - CAN YOU DIG IT?

Did you ever wonder what a paleontologist, archeologist or geologist does? They research and discover new things about the world of dinosaurs. In this class you will explore and discover how dinosaurs lived, played and hunted. Each day will bring an adventure!

Lecture
Section: P100
Days: Mon., Tues., Wed.
Class Number: 2028
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-06-19
End Date: 2017-06-21
Building/Room:
Times: 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Boneta
Fee: $35
Fro children ages 3 1/2 - 5.

NCGS 050K - Computer Gaming I

Learn to create your own games. In this class the students will learn how to create a first game (Clown Game), an advanced first game (Fruit and Bomb Game), and a basic maze game. You will then be able to incorporate what you learn in class to make your own games at home! Bring a flash drive to class each day.

Lecture
Section: P100
Days:
Class Number: 2019
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-06-26
End Date: 2017-06-29
Building/Room:
Times:
Craddock
Fee: $50
For students entering grades 3 - 5. Please bring a flash drive to each class.
Lecture
Section: P100
Days: Mon., Tues., Wed., Thurs.
Class Number: 2019
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-06-26
End Date: 2017-06-29
Building/Room:
Times: 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Craddock
Fee: $50
For students entering grades 3 - 5. Please bring a flash drive to each class.
Lecture
Section: P102
Days: Mon., Tues., Wed., Thurs.
Class Number: 2020
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-07-17
End Date: 2017-07-20
Building/Room:
Times: 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Craddock
Fee: $50
For students entering grades 6 and up. Please bring a flash drive to each class.

NCGS 052K - Computer Gaming II

This is a continuation of Computer Gaming I. In the course students will learn more advance skills and be able to build a break out game, a Pac Man type game, and a space invader type game. The new skills will allow the student to create fun and new games at home! Please bring a flash drive to class each week.

Lecture
Section: P100
Days: Mon., Tues., Wed., Thurs.
Class Number: 2021
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-07-10
End Date: 2017-07-13
Building/Room:
Times: 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Craddock
Fee: $50
For students entering grades 3 - 5. Please bring a flash drive to each class. Gaming I is a prerequisite for Gaming II.
Lecture
Section: P102
Days: Mon., Tues., Wed., Thurs.
Class Number: 2022
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-07-24
End Date: 2017-07-27
Building/Room:
Times: 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Craddock
Fee: $50
For students entering grades 6 and up. Please bring a flash drive to each class. Gaming I is a prerequisite for Gaming II.

NCHM 055K - Under Construction

This class explores the world of construction through hands-on activities. Each class will focus on a different type of building using a variety of materials and supplies. If you like to build then join us for some fun!

Lecture
Section: P001
Days: Mon., Tues., Wed.
Class Number: 2037
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-06-19
End Date: 2017-06-21
Building/Room:
Times: 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Boneta
Fee: $38
For children ages 4, 5 or 6.

NCIS 110K - Raspberry Pi - Scratch

Raspberry Pi is a low cost, credit-card sized computer that plugs into a monitor or television and uses a standard keyboard and mouse. It is a capable little device that enables people of all ages to explore computing and learn how to program in languages like Scratch. Scratch is a child/youth friendly computer language which is easy for beginners to use. Students will use Scratch to learn how to program and operate a Raspberry Pi while creating animated animals and adventure role playing games. The Raspberry Pi unit will be taken home at the end of the course for personal use.

Lecture
Section: P100
Days: Mon., Tues., Wed., Thurs.
Class Number: 2044
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-07-31
End Date: 2017-08-03
Building/Room:
Times: 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Craddock
Fee: $139
For students in grades 4 and up. Fee includes the complete Raspberry Pi unit (including case) which becomes the property of the student.

NCIS 139K - HTML - Webpage Design

Learn to create your own web page using HTML. In this class the students will learn how to add headings, paragraphs, numbered lists, bulleted lists, links, pictures, tables and how to use a layout page as a template. There will be discussion on how to create your own webpage and incorporate what you learn in class to create your own unique web page. Bring a flash drive to class each day. THIS CLASS REQUIRES SOME TYPING ABILITY.

Lecture
Section: P100
Days: Mon., Tues., Wed., Thurs.
Class Number: 2018
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-06-19
End Date: 2017-06-22
Building/Room:
Times: 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Craddock
Fee: $50
For students in entering grades 6 and up. Please bring a flash drive to each class. This class requires some typing ability.

NECE 071K - Be a Busy Kid - Arts and Crafts

Looking for some cool things to do this summer? We will keep you busy! Join us for some fun making different crafts and completing different projects. Projects could include, but not limited to, making a bird feeder, wind chimes, cookie plates, or painting a bird house and many more. Don't miss out on the fun - register early!

Lecture
Section: P100
Days: Mon., Tues.
Class Number: 2024
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-06-12
End Date: 2017-06-13
Building/Room:
Times: 9:00 AM - 10:15 AM
Boneta
Fee: $30
For children ages 5 - 7

NENG 055K - Aspiring Authors

Learn to write amazing mysteries, poems, fantasies, and personal narratives. In addition popular stories by famous children's authors will be read aloud and discussed. Children will learn to write clearly, edit their compositions, and produce a polished final draft. This reinforces many skills needed for achievement tests.

Lecture
Section: P100
Days: Mon., Tues., Wed., Thurs., Fri.
Class Number: 2014
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-07-24
End Date: 2017-07-28
Building/Room:
Times: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Denis
Fee: $73
For students entering grades 3 and 4

NHLH 090K - In the Kitchen with Kids

Cooking can be FUN! In this class students will learn basic cooking skills including measurements, setting the table, nutrition, healthy foods, and good eating habits while making yummy treats to use this new knowledge. Come join us for some cooking adventures!

Lecture
Section: P100
Days: Mon., Tues.
Class Number: 2025
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-06-12
End Date: 2017-06-13
Building/Room:
Times: 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Boneta
Fee: $30
for children ages 5 - 7

NMTH 050K - Gearing Up for Math

This class will provide a review of skills already learned the prior school year and an introduction to new concepts to prepare for the start of the new school year. The classes will provide hands-on opportunities to discover that math may not be as difficult as you think. Get a jump start on the new school year!

Lecture
Section: P100
Days: Mon., Tues., Wed., Thurs., Fri.
Class Number: 2017
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-08-07
End Date: 2017-08-11
Building/Room:
Times: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Denis
Fee: $73
For students entering grades 3 and 4

NPER 108K - Tennis

Basic Tennis instruction is geared to teach children the basic fundamentals of the sport. Students will learn the basics while developing eye-hand coordination and team work. Have some fun while learning a new sport! Please bring tennis racquet and balls - wear gym shoes and comfortable clothes.

Lecture
Section: P100
Days: Mon., Tues., Wed., Thurs., Fri.
Class Number: 2013
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-06-26
End Date: 2017-06-30
Building/Room:
Times: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Powers
Fee: $49
For students entering grades 3 - 6

NPER 110K - Fun and Fitness

Get up and move while having some fun. In this class students will participate in group activities that promote teamwork and fitness. Some of the activities planned could include obstacle courses, ping pong relay, parachute and hula hoop fun. Leave the electronics at home and join us for some old fashion fun and fitness.

Lecture
Section: P100
Days: Wed., Thurs.
Class Number: 2026
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-06-14
End Date: 2017-06-15
Building/Room:
Times: 9:00 AM - 10:15 AM
Boneta
Fee: $30
For children ages 5 - 7

NPER 115K - Soccer

This soccer class is geared to teach the basic fundamentals of the sport. Students will learn the basics while developing coordination and team work. Have some fun while learning a new sport! Please bring a soccer ball, wear appropriate shoes and comfortable clothes, and bring a water bottle to each class.

Lecture
Section: P100
Days: Wed., Thurs.
Class Number: 2027
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-06-14
End Date: 2017-06-15
Building/Room:
Times: 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Boneta
Fee: $30
For children ages 5-7

NPER 199K - Martial Arts

This course will introduce you to a variety of martial arts, including Tae Kwon Do, Judo and Tang Soo Doo. The course will instill confidence, discipline, overall physical fitness, flexibility and self defense knowledge. Martial Arts history and etiquette is also instructed and stressed.

Lecture
Section: P100
Days: Mon., Tues., Wed., Thurs., Fri.
Class Number: 2034
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-07-10
End Date: 2017-07-14
Building/Room:
Times: 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Perry
Fee: $49
Fro students ages 7 - 12

NRSK 030K - Ready to Read

Is your child ready and willing to read? Join us for a fun-filled reading adventure for children who already recognize the upper and lower case letters of the alphabet. Reading skills will be taught through song, sight and phonic recognition. Techniques and ideas will be provided for practice at home. Class size is limited, so register early. For children ages 4 1/2 to 6.

Lecture
Section: P100
Days: Mon., Tues., Wed., Thurs., Fri.
Class Number: 2011
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-06-26
End Date: 2017-06-30
Building/Room:
Times: 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Feliciano
Fee: $49
For children ages 4 1/2 to 6
Lecture
Section: P102
Days: Mon., Tues., Wed., Thurs., Fri.
Class Number: 2012
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-07-10
End Date: 2017-07-14
Building/Room:
Times: 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Feliciano
Fee: $49
For children ages 4 1/2 to 6

NRSK 068K - Jump Start Reading

This program is designed to provide a review of skills taught in the prior school year and to introduce new concepts to prepare for the start of the new school term. Students will work on reading skills to help with fluency, vocabulary and basic phonics skills. This hands-on class will provide fun activities to help the student get a "jump start" on the new school year!

Lecture
Section: P100
Days: Mon., Tues., Wed., Thurs., Fri.
Class Number: 2016
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-07-31
End Date: 2017-08-04
Building/Room:
Times: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Denis
Fee: $73
For students entering graded 3 and 4

NRSK 069K - Ready and Reading

Join us as we continue our journey in reading. Word families and phonic decoding skills will be emphasized. Some home study will be provided. This class is also great for second graders who haven't yet mastered reading. Children must have completed Ready to Read or must be able to recognize basic sight words.

Lecture
Section: P100
Days: Mon., Tues., Wed., Thurs., Fri.
Class Number: 2006
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-06-26
End Date: 2017-06-30
Building/Room:
Times: 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Feliciano
Fee: $49
Ages 4 1/2 to 6 but must have completed our Ready to Read NRSK 030K
Lecture
Section: P103
Days: Mon., Tues., Wed., Thurs., Fri.
Class Number: 2010
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-07-10
End Date: 2017-07-14
Building/Room:
Times: 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Feliciano
Fee: $49
Ages 4 1/2 to 6 but must have completed our Ready to Read NRSK 030K