Not So Common Kids is an educational experience for students between ages 8-15 who are eager, motivated, and focused. We offer a welcoming, accepting environment for kids with varying levels of performance experience. Students will spend their days participating in classes with professionally trained actors and musicians. Students will learn, practice and improve their skills in acting, singing, movement and improvisation. Students will participate as actors and stage crew in Shrek the Musical, Jr.
They will learn about the process of producing a musical and present their finished product in a live outdoor performance on the Clifton Common stage on the evenings of July 19 & July 20 at 5:00 p.m. - weather permitting.
Multiple Sibling Discount: $405 for each additional sibling registered.
This program will provide an opportunity for younger students to expand their creative interest in LEGO building elements while peaking their technological curiosity. Instructors will introduce the fundamentals of strong construction and programming, while also allowing for students to learn through experimentation and gentle guidance. The students' experience will culminate in a final challenge that integrates complex building skills and basic programming. The iconic-based EV3 Education software, combined with the planned curriculum, creates a fun, fast-paced and exciting introduction to robotics. Taught by RPI staff and students.
This enrichment program will provide young learners with an opportunity to explore several aspects of gaming and computer programming while creating a variety of digital media including stories, games, greeting cards, interactive art, music & dance, Makey Makey Invention kit, and more. The computer software used is an iconic-based program called SCRATCH that was developed at MIT to teach young children coding technique in an easy to understand and captivating manner. Taught by RPI staff and students.