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SUMMERSCAPES 2014
Session 3 

July 14 - July 17, 2014

Conquering Math through Art (Rising 3rd-4th Graders)

Math is everywhere.....even in art! Children are naturally creative, so what better way to learn and practice math concepts than through exciting art experiences? This class offers children the opportunity to be creative and strengthen their mathematical foundation. 

ClassInstructorTimeLocationCostID#

Conquering Math Through
Art
(Rising 3rd-4th Graders)

Delona Balis

1p-4:30p

CVCC EC
Rm. 970

$60.00

74830

 

Creative Art and Craft Activities (Rising 1st-2nd Graders)

Wow! Look what I made! Be a part of the art explosion as you discover and stretch your artistic abilities in this hands-on art and crafts class. Explore art through the use of different techniques and mediums to create astounding works of art. You will have fun using your imagination to create several projects to show your family and friends. 

ClassInstructorTimeLocationCostID#

Creative Art and Craft
Activities
(Rising 1st-2nd Graders)

Tania Sherrill

8:30a-12p

CVCC EC
Rm. 958

$65.00

74835

 

Digital Photography (Rising 5th-7th Graders)

Make your memories last a lifetime! Explore a hobby that can last a lifetime and even branch into an exciting career. This class will introduce students to digital photography and image manipulation. Photographic techniques, camera operations, and editing using Photoshop will be covered as well. Students must bring a digital camera to class. 

ClassInstructorTimeLocationCostID#

Digital Photography
(Rising 5th-7th Graders)

Aaron Tallman

8:30a-12p

CVCC REP,
Rm. 137

$70.00

74842

 

Discover Our Universe (Rising 3rd - 4th Graders)

Become an Astronaut! Discover our solar system, stars, and moon by conducting science experiments and creating space inspired crafts. Students will build a model of the solar system, a moon rover, a spaceship, and a star planetarium. Students will set off balloon rockets and they will also learn about constellations and mythology. This course combines the scientific method with hands-on activities to further the student's understanding about space. Bring your own 2-liter bottle and have some fun! 

ClassInstructorTimeLocationClassID#

Discover Our Universe
(Rising 3rd-4th Graders)

Amy Canterbury

8:30a-12p

CVCC EC
Rm. 1001

$65.00

74847

 

Drawing Cartoons in the Wonderful World of Adobe (Rising 6th-8th Graders)

In this introductory Adobe Illustrator class, you will learn how to use the tools that will help you to create fun and colorful artwork. This illustrator class introduces you to the workspace, tools for creating shapes, and additional options for adding color and text. You will also discover how to use layers so that you can maximize your productivity right away. You will learn how to use the pen tool to create your own artwork or trace over existing artwork.

ClassInstructorTimeLocationCost ID#
Drawing Cartoons in the
Wonderful World of Adobe
(Rising 6th-8th Graders)

Candy Shannon

8:30a-12p

CVCC REP,
Rm. 124

$70.00

74849

Fire Prevention, Education & Extinguishing (Ages 9-14)

This class will consist of common hazards at home and checklists that can make homes safer. The course also teaches the value of bi-annual smoke and CO detector checks and the importance of escape plans.

ClassInstructorTimeLocationCostID#
Fire Prevention, Education
& Extinguishing
(Ages 9-14)

Tim Chewning

1p-4:30p

CVCC EC,
Rm. 1009

$60.00

74862

Glitz and Glamour (Ages 8-11)

Join us in this fun-filled class of glitz and glamour where it is great to be a girl! Look good and feel great when you discover beauty from the inside out! Study the basics of hair care, skin care, nails, and makeup. You will be introduced to the latest hairstyling tips, learn a basic facial, perform a basic manicure, and practice makeup application. You will also find out how to build on your strengths, be well-groomed, exercise good manners and learn the latest fashion trends. Students must bring a brush and comb to class. Course ends with a mini-photo shoot!

ClassInstructorTimeLocationCostID#
Glitz & Glamour
(Ages 8-11)

Renee Warnes

1p-4:30p

CVCC EC,
Rm. 1209

$70.00

74867

Let Go of My Lego-Sumobots (Rising 6th-8th Graders)

Students will be challenged to create a robot (using Lego's NXT Mindstorm materials) that will meet a variety of challenges. Towards week's end, we will create autonomous Sumo Bots. This is a great camp for teaching teamwork and preparing students for engineering and problem-solving challenges.

ClassInstructorTimeLocationCostID#
Let Go of My Lego-
Sumobots
(Rising 6th-8th Graders)

Blaire Miller

8:30a-12p

CVCC EC,
975

$80.00

74872

Lights, Camera, Action (Rising 4th-6th Graders)

Get ready to melt some faces! You will get an introduction to the software program, GarageBand and IMovie. Learn about the creative process as well as the basics of video and music production. You can record your own videos and create music that can be incorporated into your video project. By the end of the week, you will share your video/music project with each other. We ask each student to bring a USB flash drive (4 GM minimum). Rock on!

ClassInstructorTimeLocationCostID#
Lights, Camera, Action
(Rising 4th-6th Graders)

Donna Rudisill

8:30a-12p

CVCC REP,
Rm. 140

$70.00

74866

 Out of the Box: Cool Things to do with Cardboard (Ages 8 - 11)

GREEN is FUN when you think outside the box! Come learn some creative and inventive ways of using a plain old box. Using basic square and rectangle shapes, students will create a variety of cardboard projects for extended play, imagination, and creativity--while reducing the amount of garbage that goes into the landfill. You'll never look at "trash" the same way again! The class will conclude with a student presentation and gallery walk where students will be able to look more closely at each other's projects, ask questions, and of course...play with what they have created. Students are asked to bring boxes from home.

ClassInstructorTimeLocationCostID#
Out of the Box:
Cool Things to do with
Cardboard
(Ages 8-11)

Leigh Ann Thrower

8:30a-12p

CVCC EC,
Rm. 1209

$65.00

74977

Rain or Shine: Exploring Weather with Disney (Rising 3rd-4th Graders)

Become a meteorologist! Students will explore changes in the weather by conducting science experiments and creating Disney inspired crafts. You will learn how seasons change because of the sun. Students will create a Peter Pan silhouette and a tangled sun medallion as well. A lot of creativity will be discussed such as creating rain, thunderstorms, hurricanes, and snowflakes. Students will also create a lightning McQueen's keychain (lightning bolt) from cards. An Elsa snowflake hair Barrette and an Olaf snowman pin from Frozen will also be created. Learning about the weather has never been as much fun or creative! Bring your own sixteen ounce water bottle and prepare to have some fun!

ClassInstructorTimeLocationCostID#
Rain or Shine:
Exploring Weather with
Disney
(Rising 3rd-4th Graders)

Amy Canterbury

1p-4:30p

CVCC EC,
Rm. 1001

$65.00

74880

 Reader's Theater (Rising 3rd - 4th Graders)

Using theater games and your imagination, Reader's Theater is an exciting way to help you improve reading fluency. Students are spared the stress of having to memorize lines and can focus on developing a strong, dynamic and expressive reading while having fun acting the parts. This class emphasizes reading aloud with expression along with follow-up activities, strengthening key skills in reading, fluency, comprehension, and listening skills.

ClassInstructorTimeLocationCostID#
Reader's Theater
(Rising 3rd-4th Graders)

Delona Balis

8:30a-12p

CVCC EC
Rm. 970

$60.00

74882

 

TO PRINT A REGISTRATION FORM CLICK HERE

YOU CAN COME IN PERSON TO SIGN UP YOUR CHILD FOR A CLASS;
OR YOU CAN MAIL THE FORM TO CVCC, ATTN: CHERI TONEY
2550 HWY. 70 SE, HICKORY NC 28602 OR YOU CAN FAX IT TO
ATTN: CHERI TONEY AT 828-322-5455.

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT THE
CONTINUING EDUCATION OFFICE AT 828-327-7037 OR
EMAIL CHERI TONEY AT
CTONEY@CVCC.EDU

Updated on 3/5/14

 
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