Online Interactive Academic Workshops

Online Interactive Academic Workshops

Enjoy one of Silver Creek Academy's programs from the comfort of your home! Our engaging and interactive Zoom meetings will be held at the designated times below on 6/15, 6/17, 6/19, 6/22, 6/24, 6/26. Each Zoom meeting is 30 minutes in length and will include live and written feedback where applicable. All required handouts and classwork will be accessible through Google Classroom. More workshops will be added to our summer schedule that will take place after 6/26!

 

Narrative Writing Grades 7 & 8
Students will gain valuable skills to take their narrative writing to the next level. Lessons will cover such topics as organizing ideas, adding voice, writing mechanics, grammar skills, and more. Students will be completing several narrative essays during the two-week session.
Teacher Ms. Jennifer Zhang
Zoom Meetings 2:00 – 2:30
Zoom Class Meets: 6/15, 6/17, 6/19, 6/22, 6/24, 6/26

 

Student Book Club Grades 4 - 6
Students will choose a novel to explore together during their first zoom meeting. The duration of the workshop will be devoted to analyzing the story together while improving comprehension skills.
Teacher Ms. Jennifer Zhang
Zoom Meetings 3:00 – 3:30
Zoom Class Meets: 6/15, 6/17, 6/19, 6/22, 6/24, 6/26

 

Narrative Writing Grades 4 - 6
Students will gain valuable skills to take their narrative writing to the next level. Lessons will cover such topics as organizing ideas, adding voice, writing mechanics, grammar skills, and more. Students will be completing several narrative essays during the two-week session.
Teacher Ms. Kris McDonald
Zoom Meetings 4:00 – 4:30
Zoom Class Meets: 6/15, 6/17, 6/19, 6/22, 6/24, 6/26

 

Public Speaking & Debate Grades 4 - 6
Students in the public speaking and debate workshop will master strategies for communicating persuasively and confidently. The students will practice writing and delivering presentations and debates through Zoom, while improving voice projection, articulation, pacing, eye contact, debate skills, and more!
Teacher Ms. Kris McDonald
Zoom Meetings 5:00 – 5:30
Zoom Class Meets: 6/15, 6/17, 6/19, 6/22, 6/24, 6/26

 

Public Speaking Grades 1 - 3
Students in the public speaking workshop will explore strategies for communicating effectively and confidently. The students will practice writing and delivering presentations through Zoom, while improving personal voice projection, articulation, pacing, and eye contact.
Teacher Ms. Kris McDonald
Zoom Meetings 6:00 – 6:30
Zoom Class Meets: 6/15, 6/17, 6/19, 6/22, 6/24, 6/26

 

Harry Potter In Depth Analysis Grades 4 - 6
The duration of the workshop will be devoted to analyzing and summarizing Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone together while improving comprehension and analysis skills.
Students must have previously read book 1 of the Harry Potter series
Teacher Ms. Kris McDonald
Zoom Meetings 7:00 – 7:30
Zoom Class Meets: 6/15, 6/17, 6/19, 6/22, 6/24, 6/26

 

Introduction To Algebra Grades 7 & 8
The students will practice algebra concepts including solving linear equations and inequalities, learning cube roots, applying the Pythagorean theorem, and more!
Teacher: Mrs. Kendyl Burton
Zoom Meetings 7:00 – 7:30
Zoom Class Meets: 6/15, 6/17, 6/19, 6/22, 6/24, 6/26

 

Geometry Grades 8 & 9
The students will be solving inverse functions, right triangle trigonometry, the laws of Sines and Cosines and more!
Teacher Mrs. Kendyl Burton
Zoom Class Meetings 7:30 – 8:00
Zoom Class Meets: 6/16, 6/17, 6/19, 6/23, 6/24, 6/26

 

Beginning Art Grades 4 - 8
Students will enjoy learning basic art and drawing skills.
Teacher: Mrs. Jennifer Zhang
Zoom Meetings 1:00 – 1:30
Zoom Class Meets: 6/15, 6/17, 6/19, 6/22, 6/24, 6/26