SIG @ Emory Day Program 2014
July 6, 2014
From the Director's Desk
I cannot believe that we are entering our final week of SIG! The time has truly flown by for us. We hope that your children have enjoyed their time with us. We have certainly enjoyed our time with them.
Please continue reading for more highlights from classes as well as reminders and upcoming events this week.
Making crystals in the Rocks, Minerals, and Crystals class.
Showing off items that have undergone a chemical or physical change.
Classifying items that have undergone a chemical or physical change.
Building Blocks of Engineering
Young engineers at work!
Reading and discussing famous inventors in the Eureka! Inventive Minds at Work class.
All smiles in the Curious Chemist class.
Eureka! Inventive Minds at Work
Simple Machines, Complex Designs
Rainforests: Tropical Treasures
Bridge-building in the engineering class.
These students are getting theatrical during some improv exercises.
Young artists experimenting with watercolors.
The theme for art alley this year is painting through the ages. We have already worked through pre-historic cave paintings and we are moving on to tribal art and Impressionism. Several of the students are enjoying the diversity of the projects and the ability to experiment with new materials and techniques. We are now tackling more paints so please remember to send a cover shirt to protect clothing.
Dinosaurs: Fact, Fiction, and Fossils
The Detective: Master of Mysteries
Upcoming Events & Reminders
The Closing Ceremony will take place at the Student Activity and Academic Center (SAAC) on Friday, July 11th at 4:30 p.m. Parking is available on the lower level of the Starvine Parking Deck for $4 for the first hour. After parking in the deck, walk across the street to the SAAC. The ceremony will take place in room 316, where parent orientation was held.
For directions to the SAAC, click here.
*Feel free to take all of your child's creations off the walls and from classrooms on Friday. Some instructors will have student work posted for this purpose. Also, if your camper is missing a water bottle, lunch box, a Poptart, or any other item, please check the lost and found in the office before you leave!