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Skill Development: Grade 8

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PHYSICAL EDUCATON

PE 8/9 FOCUSING ON BASKETBALL (GR 8-9)

BASKETBALL - This co-ed physical education preview program will focus on the prescribed learning outcomes and cover physical fitness, nutrition, and active health, as well as a particular emphasis on developing the skill set associated with the sport of basketball. Please bring your own basketball.

CH90025CHURCHILLMon To FriStart: July 10 2017
End: July 21 2017
08:30 AM to
13:00 PM
No Fee
CH90035CHURCHILLMon To FriStart: July 24 2017
End: Aug 04 2017
08:30 AM to
13:00 PM
No Fee
GE90005GLADSTONEMon To FriStart: July 10 2017
End: Aug 04 2017
09:00 AM to
11:00 AM
No Fee
Currently FULL
GE90105GLADSTONEMon To FriStart: July 10 2017
End: Aug 04 2017
11:15 AM to
13:15 PM
No Fee
Currently FULL
PY91115POINT GREYMon To FriStart: July 10 2017
End: Aug 04 2017
10:15 AM to
12:15 PM
No Fee
Currently FULL

PE 8/9 FOCUSING ON BASKETBALL (GR 8-9)

BASKETBALL - This co-ed program is designed for beginner and intermediate basketball players looking for a summer filled with teamwork, coaching, instruction, skill development and fun. The focus will be in basic skills such as dribbling, passing and shooting. We will work on basic offensive and defensive fundamentals as well as how to play 1 on 1, 2 on 2, 3 on 3...with the ultimate goal of 5 on 5. A great introduction to the game of basketball! The week finishes with an exciting "Final Four" tournament.

TN90085David ThompsonMon To FriStart: July 10 2017
End: Aug 04 2017
08:00 AM to
10:00 AM
No Fee
TN90095David ThompsonMon To FriStart: July 10 2017
End: Aug 04 2017
10:15 AM to
12:15 PM
No Fee

PE 8/9 FOCUSING ON BASKETBALL-GIRLS (GR 8-9)

BASKETBALL - This Program will focus on the Prescribed Learning Outcomes including fitness, nutrition, and active health with a focus on developing the skill sets and athletic development associated with basketball (ball handling, passing, shooting) as well as offensive and defensive team play, agility and strength training. Fitness equipment and shooting machine. Designed for beginners to advanced. Please bring own basketball if possible and water bottle.

JR91105JOHN OLIVERMon To FriStart: July 10 2017
End: Aug 04 2017
13:00 PM to
15:00 PM
No Fee

PE 8/9 FOCUSING ON BADMINTON (GR 8-9)**note crs end date is Aug 4**

This co-ed physical education preview program will focus on the prescribed learning outcomes and cover physical fitness, nutrition, and active health, as well as a particular emphasis on developing the skill set associated with the sport of badminton. Please bring a water bottle and your own racquet (birds will be supplied).

CH90005CHURCHILLMon To FriStart: July 10 2017
End: Aug 04 2017
10:15 AM to
12:15 PM
No Fee
Currently FULL
CH90015CHURCHILLMon To FriStart: July 10 2017
End: Aug 04 2017
13:00 PM to
15:00 PM
No Fee
Currently FULL

PE 8/9 FOCUSING ON VOLLEYBALL (GR 8-9)

VOLLEYBALL - This co-ed advanced or intermediate volleyball course played on a high school or club volleyball team. This course will also cover physical fitness, nutrition, and active health, as well as a particular emphasis on developing the skill set associated with the sport of volleyball.

VL91005VAN TECHMon To FriStart: July 17 2017
End: July 28 2017
12:00 AM to
16:00 PM
No Fee

PE 8/9 FOCUSING ON VOLLEYBALL (GR 8-9)

VOLLEYBALL - This co-ed physical education preview program will focus on the prescribed learning outcomes and cover physical fitness, nutrition, and active health, as well as a particular emphasis on developing the skill set associated with the sport of volleyball.

GE90205GLADSTONEMon To FriStart: July 10 2017
End: Aug 04 2017
13:30 PM to
15:30 PM
No Fee
PY91105POINT GREYMon To FriStart: July 10 2017
End: Aug 04 2017
08:00 AM to
10:00 AM
No Fee
TN91105David ThompsonMon To FriStart: July 10 2017
End: July 21 2017
09:00 AM to
13:30 PM
No Fee
TN91115David ThompsonMon To FriStart: July 24 2017
End: Aug 04 2017
09:00 AM to
13:30 PM
No Fee

READING / WRITING / INTEGRATED STUDIES

WRITING AND LITERARY ANALYSIS (GR 8-9)

Designed to help students further develop their writing and literary skills. This course will focus on all components of the writing process: topic & thesis sentences, introductory and concluding statements, and using different essay formats. Strategies for analyzing literature will be integrated into the writing activities.

PW90045PRINCE OF WALESMon To FriStart: July 10 2017
End: Aug 04 2017
10:15 AM to
12:15 PM
No Fee

CREATIVE WRITING - FINDING YOUR VOICE (GR 8-9)

Explore your creativity and find your voice!!! This course will introduce students to a variety of writing forms and formulas. There will be daily pre-writing warm-ups and games, writing workshops, editing practice (both self and peer) and oral presentations of student poetry and prose. In addition, this course will focus on the development of one or two larger writing projects.

TN90015David ThompsonMon To FriStart: July 10 2017
End: Aug 04 2017
10:15 AM to
12:15 PM
No Fee

HIGH SCHOOL TOOLKIT: STUDY SKILL AND TEST TAKING (GR 8-9)

Students will learn effective study skills such as how to study, take notes, and understand what they read in the textbook, all of which will help them prepare for taking tests. Additional strategies include learning about styles of learning and successful test taking.

PW90025PRINCE OF WALESMon To FriStart: July 10 2017
End: Aug 04 2017
08:00 AM to
10:00 AM
No Fee

FINANCIAL LITERACY (GR 8-9)

The course will introduce students to different aspects of finances that they will encounter in their professional and personal lives. The point of the class is to teach students life skills that they will need in order to be financially independent in the community. This is a survey course that will expose students to several financial topics. The class will be using actual case studies and current events for resources. 1) Real Estate: downpayment, mortgages, investment properties 2) Personal Banking: chequing/saving accounts, banking process, writing cheques, 3) Work- salaries, reading paystubs, deductions

VL90005VAN TECHMon To FriStart: July 10 2017
End: Aug 04 2017
10:15 AM to
12:15 PM
No Fee

SCIENCE / TECHNOLOGY /ENGINEERING / MATHEMATICS

TRANSITION INTO STEM - A (GR 7-8)

PART A - This program aims to provide the complete novice going into grade 7 or 8 with an introduction to the basic skills required to be successful in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) related subjects. Students will work in small groups on a variety of engaging projects while developing key basic coding, electronics, and mechanics skills as well as communication, organization, and problem solving strategies. Although there are no skill prerequisites, students will need to be reasonably self-sufficient and highly motivated. Course offered as a doublet - students are encouraged to sign up for both session A & B as group work is required.

VL90105VAN TECHMon To FriStart: July 10 2017
End: Aug 04 2017
08:00 AM to
10:00 AM
No Fee
Currently FULL

TRANSITION INTO STEM - B (GR 7-8)

PART B - This program aims to provide the complete novice going into grade 7 or 8 with an introduction to the basic skills required to be successful in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) related subjects. Students will work in small groups on a variety of engaging projects while developing key basic coding, electronics, and mechanics skills as well as communication, organization, and problem solving strategies. Although there are no skill prerequisites, students will need to be reasonably self-sufficient and highly motivated. Course offered as a doublet - students are encouraged to sign up for both session A & B as group work is required.

VL90115VAN TECHMon To FriStart: July 10 2017
End: Aug 04 2017
10:15 AM to
12:15 PM
No Fee
Currently FULL

TECH ED PREVIEW (GRADES 8-9)

This co-ed technology education preview program will focus on the prescribed learning outcomes of the technology education IRP and have components of woodworking, metalworking, robotics, graphic design, vinyl cutting, decal makingand more! If the weather is nice this course will also include some outdoors recreational activities (making wooden toys and trying them outside, for example). Please bring a bag lunch.

VL90205VAN TECHMon To FriStart: July 24 2017
End: Aug 04 2017
09:00 AM to
13:45 PM
No Fee
Currently FULL
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