FSC Offers Saturday Enrichment Classes for Elementary Students
Super Saturdays at Southern Challenges 3rd-5th Graders
LAKELAND, Fla. (September 15, 2009) Florida Southern College is offering Saturday enrichment classes for high-ability students in grades 3 through 5 to explore topics ranging from literature to rocketry, history to robotics.
The Super Saturdays at Southern program focuses on topics not typically taught in school. Students will learn through hands-on projects led by dynamic teachers who are experienced in engaging bright young minds.
Sessions meet for two consecutive Saturdays, from either 9 a.m. to noon or 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. Students may sign up for morning or afternoon sessions, or both. Each two-week, half-day session costs $30. Sessions are scheduled for Sept. 19 and 26; Oct. 31 and Nov. 7; Jan. 16 and 23; Feb. 20 and 27; and March 20 and 27.
In September, budding scientists can explore "Techie Technology" and "Space and Rocketry." In October, students will take a "Walk in Williamsburg" and work on their "Splendid Spanish."
To register, please call the Department of Education at 863.680.4172.