Young Scholars

Educational Enrichment Programs & Services

Summer Camp 2017

Our summer camp is returning in 2017 at multiple locations in Shreveport, Louisiana and Dallas, Texas!  Programs cover a variety of STEAM subjects including biology, robotics, and medical science. Explore a different concept each day! Pretend to be a Detective while learning about Forensic Science and solving mysteries around campus. Learn to build, program, and operate robots. Exercise problem solving and creative thinking skills while completing various challenges in our Engineering Design camp. These programs and more will be offered during the summer to keep your child engaged and mentally challenged!


The program is designed to meet the following objectives:


 Children will explore a different topic each day while working on hands-on, engaging activities and projects

 Experience and explore STEAM concepts in an environment that is supportive, challenging, and encourages learning

 Learning is achieved through scientific demonstrations, hands-on interactive projects, guest speaker presentations, and educational activities 

 Sparks curiosity, promotes academic achievement and increases awareness of STEAM careers


Classes are led by Young Scholars staff of highly skilled instructors with a combination of education, experience, and expertise in various STEAM subjects. 


Schedule by Location: 

Louisiana State University in Shreveport (Grades 3-8)

Schedule: Mondays - Fridays, 9am-5pm
Location: Louisiana State University University, Shreveport LA

  • Life Science:  June 5-9
  • Medical Science: June 12-16 
  • Forensic Science: June 19-23
  • Art in Nature (NEW): June 26-30
  • Engineering Design Challenge (NEW): July 10-14
  • Robotics: July 17-21
  • STEAM Discovery: July 24-28

To register online, make your selection below:

University of  Louisiana in Monroe (Grades 3-5)

Classes held Monday - Friday

  • STEAM Discovery:  June 19 - 23, 9am-12pm
  • Art in Nature: June 19 - 23, 1pm-4pm

Students that register for the morning and afternoon class may bring a sack lunck for supervised free time at no additional charge

Southern Methodist University in Plano, Tx (Grades 3-8)

Schedule: Mondays - Fridays, 9am-12pm and 1pm-4pm
Location: Southern Methodist University, Plano Campus

  • Art in Nature, July 17-21
    • Grades 3-5:   9am-12pm
    • Grades 6-8:  1pm-4pm

  • Engineering Design Challenge, July 24-28
    • Grades 3-5:   9am-12pm
    • Grades 6-8:   1pm-4pm

Online registration available through SMU's website in Spring 2017

 

Greenwood Acres Baptist Church (Grades 3-9)

Schedule: Wednesdays, 1pm-3pm

Location:  7480 Greenwood Rd, Shreveport, LA 71119

Robotics Challenge, June 6-July 19

Call (318) 938-1885 for more information

 

For information on other events, make a selection below:

High School Programs
 
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