High School School Extended Learning Opportunities


Screenwriting 101 - Grades 6-11

Students will learn the format and structure of screenwriting, including story arcs, character dialogue and action. Students will write a short film and have other students read it. Students will use a free online program to write their own short film!

Option #1
July 6 - July 22
(no class July 5)

In-person

M,T,W,Th
9:00-11:00a.m.
Location:
Warren Mott High School
Option #2
July 26 - August 12

In-person

M-T-W-TH
9:00-11:00a.m.
Location:
Warren Mott High School

Mission MMSTC - Upcoming Freshman and Sophomores

MMSTC upcoming Freshman and Sophomores are invited to participate in a five day camp where they will participate in a number of team building exercises and study strategy workshops framed around the "7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens." Students will develop skills to help them excel in the MMSTC program.

Sessions: 5
August 16-23

In-person

M,T,W,Th
9:00a.m.-3:00p.m.
Location: Butcher Educational Center

Michigan Fun Facts and History - Grades 5-9

Have fun while learning about the state that you live in. Topics will include agriculture, industry, parks, recreation, famous Michiganians, Michigan firsts, and Michigan products.

Option #1
Sessions: 6
June 29-July 15

In-person

T, TH
10:00-11:00a.m
Location:
Warren Mott High School
Option #2
Sessions: 6
July 27-August 12

In-person

T, TH
10:00-11:00a.m
Location:
Warren Mott High School

Intro to Pottery/Ceramics - Grades 8-11

A week long introduction to pottery methods, practices, and tools. Students will create different hand-building projects, get to try the pottery wheel, underglaze (paint) projects, and be able to pick up their finished projects later in the summer at a date determined by instructor.

Sessions: 4
June 28-July 1
Limited class size

In-person

M,T,W,Th
8:00a.m.-12:00p.m.
Location: Cousino High School

French Fun through Film, Food and Art - Grades 9-11

Students will learn about the rich culture of the French through film, food, and art. As a class, we will make a dish of food or create a small art project that ties in with a movie about France.

Wks: 1
Sessions: 4
July 26-30

In-person

M,T,W,TH
9:00a.m.-12:00p.m.
Location: Warren Mott High School

Breaking News Club - Grades 9-11

Students will read, summarize and discuss the news. There will be a different focus each day. Topics will be US, Tech, World, Money/Economics, and last day will be your choice.

Wks: 1
Sessions: 4
June 21-24

Virtual

M,T,W,TH
11:00a.m.-12:00p.m.
Location: N/A

Concepts of Algebra & Geometry - Grades 8-10

This course involves teacher led instruction of many Algebra and Geometry concepts using Desmos, IXL, and Kahoot! to help prepare students for their 2021/22 math classes.

June 22-August 26

Virtual

T,TH
5:00-6:00p.m.
Location: N/A

SAT Math Prep - Option #1 - Grades 10 & 11

Students will learn crucial test-taking and problem-solving skills — lowering anxiety levels and raising SAT test scores along the way. Students will be exposed to multiple SAT practice tests.

Sessions: 10
June 22-August 24

Virtual

Tuesdays
6:30-7:30p.m.
Location: N/A

SAT Math Prep - Options #2 - Grades 10 & 11

Students will learn crucial test-taking and problem-solving skills — lowering anxiety levels and raising SAT test scores along the way. Students will be exposed to multiple SAT practice tests.

Sessions: 10
June 24-August 26

Virtual

Thursdays
6:30-7:30p.m.
Location: N/A

I Graduated, Now What? Exploring paths past high school- Grades 8 - 11

Topics will include: admissions process, time line, financing your education, college/university - what to expect.

Sessions: 4
June 28-July 1

Virtual

M,T,W,Th
10:00-11:30a.m.
Location: N/A

Intro to alternative energies, efficiency and sustainability- Grades 8 - 11

Topics will include: alternative energies, efficiencies, energy sustainability, what will can do to help.

Sessions: 4
June 28-July 1

Virtual

M,T,W,Th
9:00-10:00a.m.
Location: N/A

WCSPA Summer Sessions - Grades 8-11

Option #1: Costume Crafts and Quick Patterning
Hand sewing, machine sewing, dye craft, and so much more! Learn everything you need know to start creating cosplay, costumes, and fashion looks of your own right now!
Option #2 Movement, Sound, and Improvisation
Learn how to use the tools you have at your disposal every day to create compelling, interesting, and entertaining performances. Elements of dance, music, acting, and improv combine to create pure fun. If you’ve been waiting for the right moment to break out of your shell, come learn how to be the most entertaining version of exactly who you already are. Workshop performance outdoors 4:15 Thursday.
You may register for the option #1 (am), option #2 (pm) or both.

Option #1
Sessions: 4
June 28-July 1

In-person

M,T,W,TH
8:00a.m.-12:00p.m.
Location:
WCS Performing Arts Center
(located on the campus of Sterling Heights High School
Option #2
Sessions: 4
June 28-July 1

In-person

M,T,W,TH
1:00-4:00p.m.
Location:
WCS Performing Arts Center
(located on the campus of Sterling Heights High School)

Painting for the Stage - Grades 7-11

Participants will paint various painting techniques that theatrical painters use to create environments. Participants apply painting techniques learned in WCS art classes. No prior art class training required. Some of the things we will paint are bricks, rocks, and different types of foliage. Participants will take home their finished products at the end of the program.

Wks: 1
Sessions: 4
July 12-15

In-person

M,T,W,TH
9:00a.m.- 2:30p.m.
Location: WCS Performing Arts Center
(located on the campus of Sterling Heights High School)

Poetry and Performance - Grades 8-11

This is a creative and fun performance poetry class that allows students to explore writing in a non-competitive and non-judgmental environment. The class will consist of writing, editing, and the rhythm of reading poetry aloud. Students will each create an original poem and look at other poetry for inspiration. Students will perform their poem, and time permitting, we will write one song together in class. The focus is on an original, eye-opening adventure of words!

Sessions: 3
June 23, 24 & 30

Virtual

W,TH
10:00-11:30a.m.
Location: N/A

Community Filmmaking: a Rough Guide to Sweding - Grades 9-11

Swede (swēd) v.: To re-create a trailer, scene, or movie with untrained actors and low-budget aesthetics. In small groups, participants will recreate scenes or film trailers- using DIY props, sets, and themselves as actors. Completed projects will be screened and shared to Youtube.

Sessions: 4
June 24, July 1, July 8 & TBD

In-person

12:00-3:00p.m.
Location: Warren Mott and Cousino High School

Concert Lighting - Grades 7-11

Participants will explore and create a light show similar to stuff seen on TV at the MTV VMA Awards, Grammy Awards, The Voice, etc. Participants will collaborate to create a light show to music of their choice. Participants will leave with videos of their lighting designs realized on the WCS Performing Arts Center stage, and knowledge of how theatrical lighting works.

Wks: 1
Sessions: 4
July 19-22

In-person

M,T,W,Th
9:00-3:00p.m.
Location: WCS Performing Arts Center
(located on the campus of Sterling Heights High School)

Baking from Scratch - Grades 7-11

Learn tips and techniques for creating simple baked goods that are far superior to store-bought products. Benefits of home baking include: relief of stress and anxiety, stronger relationships with friends and family, expression of creativity, developing self-esteem and independence. Recipes include: cookies, simple cake, pie, biscuits, and celebration cake. No previous cooking experience required.

Sessions: 5
July 13-21&21

In-person

T,W,Th
10:00-11:30a.m.
Location: Warren Mott High School

Leadership Summer Experience - Warren Mott Students only - Grades 8-11

Join us and learn about serving in a leadership role for the school/community, planning and executing school events, and growing as a young leader. Learn about what student leadership looks like at Warren Mott.

Sessions: 3
June 29-July 1

In-person

T,W,Th
9:00a.m.-1:00p.m.
Location: Warren Mott High School

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