07/08/2020 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm – Do you know what your purpose is in the out-of-school time space? Would you like to be more comfortable trying new things and finding your vision for life? The Walking in Purpose training facilitates OST staff through activities, discussion and exercises that help them define purpose as it relates to their life and the out-of-school […]

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07/08/2020 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am – Learn how to play Defend the Hula Hoop and see how many points you can get in 30 seconds! For this activity you will need 1 hula hoop and a few bean bags for each player but if you don’t have these items that’s okay! We’ll give you some ideas for alternative equipment at the end of […]

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07/08/2020 @ 9:00 am – 9:30 am – Come learn all about the habitats, characteristics, and beneficial roles that insects play in our environment. You will also get a chance to virtually meet some Madagascar Hissing Cockroaches!  Zoom Password: 4801 This activity is provided by South Florida Science Center and Aquarium.

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07/08/2020 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am – Facilitators: Nikole Marie Koch Recommended Grades: All grades Language: English Description: Students will plan and make a paper airplane and test them out! Materials/Documents: Nikole PaperAirplaneCompetition_ (1) and scrap paper, measuring tool, open space

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07/08/2020 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am – Facilitators: Ljana Farmer Recommended Grades: 1st – 8th Language: English Description: Students will create African necklaces using paper plates and markers. Materials/Documents: paper plate, pencils or markers, scissors

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07/08/2020 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am – Learn how to read nutrition labels and how to tell if your food is healthy or not. Remind yourself of what makes you happy and discover new ways of coping with change!     RECIPE: Rainbow Fruit Salad  Check out our recipe! You can use whatever ingredients you have at home!     Zoom Meeting ID: 890 7155 8553  Zoom […]

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07/08/2020 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm – Facilitator: Patricia Packard Recommended Grades: 3rd – 8th Language: English Description: Did you know the Mayans had a code? Have you heard of cave writing? Maybe, just maybe, this information will help you escape! Materials: Ancient Writings of the Americas resources Mayan Glyphs and numbers Native American pictographs Make a story  

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07/08/2020 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am – Scratch is a free programming language and online community where you can create your own interactive stories, games, and animations. In Activity 5, Create a Story, you will use Scratch to animate your very own story. You will create a story with settings, characters, and dialogue.   An instructor from Green Mouse Academy will be […]

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07/08/2020 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm – Our students love learning all about Florida Sharks. In this session we cover some of the sharks we find living here in Florida. We also talk about the false image of sharks that is painted in movies.  View Part 1 View Part 2 View Part 3 View Part 4     This activity is provided […]

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07/08/2020 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm – Animation Discovery uses techniques and recipes from Animating Kids to teach you how to create Stop Motion Animation videos. You will explore the process behind storytelling and learn core ingredients such as acting, character design, camera position, and more. Over the course of 8 activities, your confidence will build so that you can direct your […]

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