VAMPY 2014 Recap: From Hot to Cool

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 […]

Teacher Talk: Presidential Politics (June 30)

It is hard to believe that we started our second week at VAMPY yesterday!  It sounds like the students had a great time this past weekend.  Monday, we finished examining the presidency of Ronald Reagan.  We began class by having a group discussion of the legacy of Reagan’s administration.  We then had a group discussion […]

Teacher’s Talk: Anatomy and Physiology (Presentations)

On Monday, we began the day in the computer lab continuing our research about various skin disorder topics and creating PowerPoint presentations to share with the class. In the afternoon, students presented their research projects to the class; the presentations were very professional. The students chose helpful graphics to convey the information they were sharing and […]

Teacher’s Talk: Teenagers on Film

This week, the students in Teenagers on Film completed their shooting scripts and began pre-production, which includes compiling shot lists, scheduling locations, selecting props and costumes, and auditioning actors. The students are settling into their respective roles on their film crews: directors and cinematographers are storyboarding and planning shots and the producers, writers, and editors […]