Winter Enrichment 2020
Science Club $140
9/14-10/26 | 4pm-4.50pm
Gr 3-6 | Min 10
Explore science topics by performing household experiments - moon phases with marshmallows, chemistry with cabbage, and much more! Hands-on activities that span a variety of science topics, all under the supervision of our expert educators, and in the comfort of your own home.
Math Circle $225/$250
Intermediate (*Gr 6-8) 4-5pm
Advanced ( Gr 9 & up or by placement only) 4-5.30pm
Math Circle offers math-curious students the opportunity to explore complex mathematical ideas and topics. Facilitated by Dr Paur, class format may vary and may include demonstration of experiments, guided discussions, teamwork, online games, and handouts. Materials needed: 3x3x3 Rubiks Cube (4x4x4 if you can solve the 3x3x3 under 3 min)
*For students signing up for a level that doesn't match their school grade, placement tests will determine level.
Note: $100 cancellation fee
Dr Katherine Paur (MIT BS Math, Harvard PhD Math). Dr Paur currently teaches at Nueva High School and NCSSM, and was the former Mathematics Chair at GATE Academy. Prior to GATE, she ran the simulation & modeling group for a robotics company (now called Amazon Robotics), and has 15+ years of experience teaching and mentoring undergraduate students.
HSPT PREP $949
(PICK A DAY)
Mondays Sept. 14, 21, 28; Oct. 5, 12, 19, 26; Nov. 2, 9, 16 | 4-6pm Pacific
Tuesdays Sept. 15, 22, 29; Oct. 6, 13, 20, 27; Nov. 3, 10, 17 | 4-6pm Pacific
Wednesdays Sept. 16, 23, 30; Oct. 7, 14, 21, 28; Nov. 4, 11, 18 | 4-6pm Pacific
Thursdays Sept. 17, 24; Oct. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29; Nov. 5, 12, 19 | 4-6pm Pacific
Saturdays Sept. 19, 26; Oct. 3, 10, 17, 24, 31; Nov. 7, 14, 21 | 10am-12pm Pacific
The HSPT prep classes are designed to help students improve their scores on the HSPT with a complete coverage of all sections of the HSPT. Students will take 2 model HSPT tests and a mock exam over the course of the class, learn study skills and test taking strategies, master time management, build self-confidence going into the HSPT.
-We will mail you the class workbook, which includes the tests and worksheets that your child will use during the live online lessons.
-We will use Zoom webinar platform to conduct our live online lessons. Students will be able to live chat with us during the broadcast with any questions.
-Class replays will be made available for students to re-watch later.
-Students will be able to email us outside the class time if they need additional help.
-Enrollment includes access to a video-guided, 2½ hour online Mock Exam at the completion of the course.