RenWebExchange

Online Eagle Pride MagazineOnline Eagle Pride MagazineAthletics CalendarEDS Store

Soaring Eagles

We are excited to expand this special program for rising 5th - 8th Graders in 2018! Soaring Eagles meet from 12:00 - 3:00 pm each day of the week. There is no Soaring Eagles program the week of July 4th, but students in this age range can attend the Rising Eagles program that week. For those wanting to register for a full day program, simply select the option with a Rising Eagle morning session with a Soaring Eagle afternoon session!  

 

Week 1: Play with Your Food

June 4 - 8

Denise Hanes

Discover the science behind the foods we eat! Kid bakers: take the challenge to taste test your our own creations and determine the function of different ingredients in sweet treats. Explore the topics of food chemistry, nutrition, and food safety in this hands-on, messy, and fun week of FOOD!

 

Week 2: Lights, Camera, Action!

June 11-15

Troy Vaupel

Whether you were born to be a star or prefer to be behind the scenes, connect with friends for a fun-filled week, and take your video skills to the next level. From generating ideas to writing scripts, creating props, acting, editing, and producing, experience each step of the process and create memories to last a lifetime.

 
 

Week 3: Viral Videography

June 18 - 22

Troy Vaupel

Calling all budding YouTubers! Learn about the ins and outs of (safely) posting videos on social media from a professional videographer! Everything we consume, see, read, or hear has an impact on our perception of a topic. Learn how to make a positive impact through video in a socially responsible way!

 

Week 4: Robotics

June 25-29

Eric Sogard

Gear up for an exciting week of robotics! Learn to build, control, and program using Lego Ev3 Robotics. Join other middle schoolers in immersive experiences from bot sumo to challenging course designs, all with guidance to persevere toward success in a fun atmosphere. All experience levels welcome!

 

Week 5: Adventureland (morning or full day only)

July 2 - 6

Join us for Adventureland with the Rising Eagles program! Students are separated by age group and will be with other kids their age during this week. Half day (8:30 am - 12:00 pm) and full day (8:30 am - 3:00 pm) programming available!

 

Week 6: Survival

July 9 - 13

Eric Sogard

What if you were stranded on an abandoned island - surrounded by darkness, cold temperatures, wild animals, and other dangers? Could you survive? Back by popular demand… learn everything you need to know to camp and survive in nature!

 

Week 7: Funky Fabric I*

July 16 - 20

Betsy Dailey

Create on fabric, using both traditional and modern design methods. Explore resist techniques, dyeing/staining, printing/stamping on fabric, and making repeating patterns. Materials will be provided, and students will leave with their finished fabric in hand!

*Each week will be different - attend either or both!

 

Week 8: Funky Fabric II*

July 23 - 27

Betsy Dailey

Take week I to the next level or start from the beginning! There are still plenty of ideas to design and create! Explore resist techniques, dyeing/staining, printing/stamping on fabric, and making repeating patterns. Materials will be provided, and students will leave with their finished fabric in hand!

*Each week will be different - attend either or both!