07/14/2020 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am – Facilitators: Patricia Packard Recommended Grades: 3rd – 8th Language: English Description: Ready to escape? Let’s visit the local museum and see what surprises await while learning what makes up an escape room. Materials/Documents: parts of an escape room escape room planning sheet

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07/14/2020 @ 9:00 am – Participants are REQUIRED TO ATTEND BOTH TRAININGS in the series and complete assignments in between trainings. Please note the following dates for each module: By registering for this training, you are committing to both dates. July 14, 2020: Ignite the Spark through Project-Based Learning – Part 1 July 28, 2020: Ignite the Spark through Project Based Learning – […]

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07/14/2020 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am – Students will use their entrepreneurial mindset skills by exhibiting: initiative and self reliance, flexibility and adaptability, communication and collaboration, critical thinking and problem solving, creativity and innovation. Students will receive a new challenge, practice thinking and acting like an entrepreneur to design and solve a problem, and pitch their solutions for gift card prizes. Materials: […]

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07/14/2020 @ 9:00 am – 9:30 am – Combine jump rope and Tabata with Coach Lauren from the YMCA! Grab some water, a jump rope (or something similar to a jump rope) and get ready to have some fun!  This activity is provided by YMCA of South Palm Beach County.

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07/14/2020 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am – Facilitators: Ljana Farmer Recommended Grades: K – 3rd Language: English Description: Students will create binoculars to use on a imaginary safari. Materials/Documents: Two toilet tissue rolls, pencils, or markers, construction paper, glue or glue stick and items to decorate of your choice.

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07/14/2020 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am – Meet the Palm Beach Zoo’s tail waggin friends from down under: Dingoes Brisbane and Buckley!   This activity is provided by Palm Beach Zoo and Conservation Society.

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07/14/2020 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am – Join Mr. Kristian as he takes you on a virtual tour of the night skies above the Palm Beaches. Come get a sneak-peek of our future sky as we take a look at the constellations and planets that will be above us during this winter season.   Zoom Password: 4801 This activity is provided by South […]

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07/14/2020 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm – In this session, participants will listen to an inspirational true story about a woman in Gambia who started a plastic bag upcycling project that transformed her community. Then participants will make their own upcycled project by making a shopping bag out of an old t-shirt!  View the read aloud View Upcycling Activity   This activity […]

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07/14/2020 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm – Facilitators: Cristina Solorzano Recommended Grades: K – 5th Language: English Description: Students will use everyday materials to create a watercolor painting. Materials/Documents: Watercolor paper (preferred) but any white paper can be used, watercolors, water, paintbrush, pencil, various materials that youth may have access to (i.e. wax paper, plastic bag, straw, paper towel, rice, salt, nature […]

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07/14/2020 @ 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 6, Make a Chase Game, you will use Scratch to animate your very own game where you chase a character to score points.      An instructor from Green Mouse Academy will be on-hand and ready to […]

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