Door Prize Winners!
|Company||Company Web Site||Door Prize||Door Prize Winner:|
|Rex Programming||www.rexprogramming.com||50% percent off camps||Philip Stach|
|Bricks 4 Kidz||www.bricks4kidz.com/412||$100 OFF any of our scheduled summer camps||Henju Yu|
|NuMinds Enrichment||http://www.numindsenrichment.com||Free Week of Camp Pursuit $400 value.||Alex McCombs|
|River Legacy Foundation||www.riverlegacy.org||Four tickets to our Discovery Room ($20 value) and 50% off a birthday party (valued at $122.50)||Melisa Chan|
|Chefsville||https://chefsville.org||Free Birthday Party valued at $300.00||AnnMarie Scott|
|Brain Balance of Southlake||Brainbalancesouthlake.com||Coupon for a complimentary assessment & “Disconnected Kids” book||Brian Panick|
|SAGE||https://www.sengifted.org/||One Registration for SAGE’s 2019 Spring Parent Discussion Group||David Burdolan|
|Southlake Tutoring Academy||www.southlaketutoringacademy.com||(a) 1 Week Summer Camp, value $300 (b) 10-hour chess or table tennis, value $300||(a) Bulmahn Family (b) Stacey Marino|
|Parents With Purpose||parentswithpurpose.com||Fruit Infusion Pitcher||Rizkalla Famiy|
|La Academia Spanish Immersion||Www.LaAcademiaSpanish.com||50% off coupon||Phoenix Family|
|Techno Wiz Kids||www.technowizkids.org||Free week of half-day camp||Heidi Hughes|
|Code Ninjas||https://www.codeninjas.com/locations/tx-coppell||50% week camp||Mandy Ebner|
|Lifesong Studio & LifeStage Theatre||https://www.lifesongstudio.com||Kaleidoscope Camp valued at $250.||Simran Kane|
|Destination Imagination||MindWorks Brain Training Puzzle Book – $17 value||David McMullin|
|Education in Action||$25 starbucks card, stuffed animal, tshirt||Sohum Family|
|Duke Tip||(a) Tote; (b) wireless speaker||(a) Lexi Callies (b) Kathy Ives|
|SAGE||(a) (b) Dave & Buster’s Game Cards $20||(a) Mikayla Rood (b) Erin Stewart|
Saturday, March 2, is our annual SAGE Summer Spotlight! Free!
Come-and-go between 1:00 and 4:00 p.m. at Glenhope Elementary School.
Visit the vendor fair (list below) featuring challenging summer camps and classes for gifted students. Talk to the representatives and get the opportunity for valuable door prizes and discounts.
Activity: Coding Fun! (1:00-4:00)
The GCISD Coding Playground will be there with opportunities for hands-on coding including robots waiting for you to write the code to get them to accomplish their mission. See video below. A huge thank you to Janie Stach, GCISD Coordinator of Instructional Technology, and Amy Leitner, instructional technology coach.
— GCISD (@GCISD) December 14, 2018
PSAT, ACT, SAT, Oh My!
With Carol Raymond. Confused about out-of-level standardized testing for your GT student? Want to know more about the benefits of Duke TIP and John’s Hopkins Center for Talented Youth? How important is the PSAT, really? When and how should my student prepare for this alphabet soup of assessments? Discover the answers to these questions along with the possible opportunities – both summer and school year – that out-of-level assessment can provide. We will talk about Duke TIP opportunities for students starting in 4th grade. Parents and kids welcome.
Vendor Fair: Camps & Classes
Thank you to the following organizations for offering some awesome door prizes!
We provide real world analytical programing and engineering thinking so that students can apply it to their every day lives.
Kodu game, Wedo Robotics, EV3 Robotics (Displayed)
Door Prize: 50% percent off camps
Bricks 4 Kidz
Bricks 4 Kidz provides STEM camps for children ages 4y – 14y. Camps vary by fun themes and range from coding, video game design, jr robotics, advanced robotics, architecture and engineering.
Door Prize: $100 OFF any of our scheduled summer camps
NuMinds Enrichment has a core vision that learning should be fueled by student passion, driven by an intrinsic curiosity, and that individual gifted learners develop asynchronously — and therefore require a personalized approach to curriculum. With our background in education of gifted learners, and years of experience in the classroom and developing curriculum, we create programs centered around this core vision of real, inspired learning. Camp Pursuit is a week-long, mixed-age STEAM academic camp based on the premise that gifted students must pursue their passions until they become their talents! With multiple locations across the metroplex and dozens of creative courses to choose from, there’s a customized camp experience waiting for every kiddo.
Camp Pursuit courses vary by location; catalogs are on www.camppursuit.com! Activities can include:
- S – Science: Ants, Astronomy, Chemistry, Marine Biology, Physics, Rocketry, Worms
- T – Technology: App Development, Coding, Python, Scratch, Stop-Motion Movie Making, Virtual Reality
- E – Engineering: 3D Modeling, City of the Future Development, Fort Building, Habitat Design, Invention, Rollercoaster Design
- A – Arts: Aboriginal Art, Mythology, Business, Cooking, Creative Writing, Graphic Novels, Music, Recycled Art, Creative Role-Play, Superheroes
- M – Math: Codes & Ciphers, Mathacadabara, Mathematical Arts
Door Prize: Free Week of Camp Pursuit! $400 value.
River Legacy Foundation
Summer adventures at River Legacy Living Science Center provide students with an exciting hands-on, minds-on opportunity to explore the natural world. Our inquiry based curriculums provide an environment that encourages a child’s inborn sense of wonder and curiosity to flourish.
Door Prize: We will provide four tickets to our Discovery Room ($20 value) and 50% off a birthday party (valued at $122.50)
We combine STEM with Cooking through hands-on cooking activities.
Door Prize: Free Birthday Party valued at $300.00
Brain Balance of Southlake
We will bring our Visiagraph to show how eyes work together when reading. Appropriate for all ages. (K-12)
Door Prize: We will provide a coupon for a complimentary assessment.
Southlake Tutoring Academy
Daily morning sessions of Advanced Reading/ Writing & Math for K-6 as well as STEM related themed activities in the afternoon
Door Prize: We will provide gift certifies and discount cards that will exceed $100
Parents With Purpose
Teach parents techniques to stimulate and organize brain growth in the children
Oscar the Grouch puppet
La Academia Spanish Immersion
They will learn another language. Spanish.
Door Prize: 50% off coupon
Info tables only:
Texas Association for the Gifted and Talented
SAGE’s Parent Discussion Groups