VAMPY 2014 Recap: Ronald Reagan, Fruit and Parachutes

Welcome parents and guests to The Daily Update!  Each day we will post the classes we took pictures of right below a brief summary of the day (like you see below)!  If you did not see your child today, keep checking in, as we will be taking pictures of different classes each day throughout the […]

Counselor’s Corner: One Week In

After an action packed weekend, we have returned back to the normalcy of a weekday schedule. Study hall returned for the campers at 8 pm on Sunday, followed by community time, and finally some much needed rest before the resumption of classes this morning. This afternoon, campers will attend an informational session about the Carol […]

Teacher’s Talk: Writing – Week One Recap

It’s difficult to believe, but one week has passed and our group of fifteen young writers from around the country and the world  has begun to form a community of writers.  The first two days were a time of getting to know each other, going over the writing class expectations, understanding the multi-genre, multi-modal culminating […]

Teacher’s Talk: MakerSpace week 2

Week one is complete and we are now starting week two. We’ve done so much over the past week. The students are having a blast and are learning so much. We started off last week with the Rube Goldberg machines. We then explored the MaKey MaKey’s.  MaKey MaKeys are these little kits you hook up […]

Teacher’s Talk: Anatomy and Physiology (Skin Disorder Projects)

Students began class on Friday learning about the structures and functions of skin and body membranes. We diagrammed subcutaneous tissue, nail structure, structural features of the epidermis, and hair follicle structures in our lab notebooks. In the afternoon we visted the computer lab and began conducting research about various skin disorders. Each student continued researching their specific […]