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  • Self-Paced Online Advantage ACT Prep Course

    www.AdvantagePrep.net For the past 26 years, Advantage Educational Programs has benefited thousands of students in Minnesota by preparing them for the college entrance exams.Beginning soon, the Advantage will once again present its ACT Preparatory Course in more than forty high schools in Minneapolis/St. Paul and the surrounding area. This course is an excellent alternative for any student unable to attend in-school classes or a student preferring to prepare for the ACT exam on their own and at their desired pace. Once enrolled, students are sent an access code for their class via email. The fee for this course is $60. Students who have previously paid for the In-School ACT Prep Course can participate in the online course at NO CHARGE. For further information, please call Advantage Educational Programs at 612-222-5108, or visit their website at www.AdvantagePrep.net to view a complete schedule of all classes in Minnesota. For test site information or to register for the ACT exam, visit the ACT website at www.ACTstudent.org or call (319) 337-1270.
  • Science Explorer's Preschool Chemistry Fun Kit

    This kit will have your budding scientist exploring the Science side of STEM with engaging experiments and activities. First, learn about primary and secondary colors with Color Mixing Magic. Then, in States of Matter your scientist will investigate the three most common states in our environment with four exciting experiments. Finally, with Silly Slime, learn why slime is delightfully bouncy, stretchy and sticky as your scientist mixes up their own batch of slime and explores it's properties. This kit is more than hands-on...it’s hands in! Be prepared to have fun and get messy. Recommended Ages: Experimenting with an adult ages 4-8 . Experimenting under adult supervision, ages 8+ Kit Includes: pipette color mixing tablets color noodles bottle of bubble solution and wand blank greeting cards and envelopes powdered paint glue shaving cream craft stick 30ml measure cup bowl with lid for storage Color Mixing Magic Activity Guide States of Matter Activity Guide Silly Slime Activity Guide and more Kit Warnings: WARNING: Items in this kit are for external use only. Do not eat or drink any substance contained in this kit. Keep out of eyes, nose, and mouth. WARNING:CHOKING HAZARD--Small parts. Not for children under 3 years of age.
  • Science Explorer's Crazy Chemistry Kit

    Join Science Explorers in a virtual laboratory as we become crazy chemists! We will investigate the Periodic Table and learn about its families with fun and exciting experiments as we discover the science side of STEM. We will break some chemical bonds, get messy with polymers and much more. Our classes are hands-on...so be ready for a mess! Crazy Chemistry Kit contains an outline and much of the materials needed to complete this pre-recorded class. A 30-day link will be provided to access a private video on YouTube Recommended Ages: Grades 2-6
  • Science Explorer's STEM Kit 1 States of Matter/Electrical/Aerospace

    Have fun with three STEM topics...chemistry, aerospace and electricity. First, your budding scientist with explore the three most common States of Matter in our environment: a solid, liquid and a gas. Next, discover the four forces that allow planes and rockets to fly: thrust, drag, weight and lift as you experiment with these forces with fun, hands-on experiments and activities while using a paratrooper to investigate drag, a disk launcher to explore lift and more. Then, you will build and test an electromagnet and learn how the electromagnetic field was first discovered. Recommended Ages: Experimenting with an adult ages 8+. Experimenting under adult supervision, ages 12+.
  • Science Explorer's STEM Kit 3 Slime and Crazy Catapults

    Have fun with two hands-on STEM topics...Slime and Catapults. In this DIY kit, you will first investigate the chemical reaction that creates slime. Mix up your own batches of Glow, Silky and Floam Slimes as you discover why slime is delightfully bouncy, stretchy and gooey. Then, build three different catapults to examine how levers, energy, and Newton's Laws of Motion all work together as you fling ping-pong balls while practicing your launching and aiming skills. This kit is more than hands-on...it’s hands in! Recommended Ages: Experimenting with an adult ages 8+. Experimenting under adult supervision, ages 12+.
  • Science Explorer's STEM Kit 2 pH Testing and Art Bot

    Have fun with two STEM topics...engineering and chemistry with pH. Take your first steps into engineering by designing and building your own Art-Bot. These fun and silly robots are popular with both children and adults. Using the Activity Guide, with detailed picture instructions, the fun begins as you build your own Art-Bot with a motor, battery holder and more! Then, give your robot a personality with the craft supplies included in the kit. This STEM kit is not just hands-on....it is hands-in. Then, step into your own science lab to test the pH of six everyday substances. The exciting part of testing for pH is that the mixture changes color. The final color will indicate if the substance tested is an acid, a base or a neutral. This experiment will have your child excited about the science side of STEM! Plus, enough pH indicator will be provided so this experiment can be conducted again to test other items found around your home. Recommended Ages: Experimenting with an adult ages 8+. Experimenting under adult supervision, ages 12+.
  • Science Explorer's STEM Sampler for Grades 2-6

    Join Science Explorers in virtual laboratory as we explore three areas of STEM. First, discover the science side of STEM as we learn the difference between chemical and physical changes with sloppy, slimy, and messy experiments. Next, investigate technology as we learn if our hand is really quicker than the eye with various fun optical illusions. Then, discover engineering and math as we construct a marble roller coaster to learn about physics. This virtual class is filled with engaging experiments and activities. The kit will contain an outline and much of the materials needed to complete the pre-recorded class. A 30-day link will be provided to access a private video on YouTube.
  • Science Explorer's STEM Sampler Kit for Preschoolers

    Join Science Explorers in a virtual preschool classroom as we explore three areas of STEM. We will investigate a tropical rainforest and its layers while learning about the unique animals that live there. Then we will examine the three most common States of Matter in our environment (solid, liquid, gas) with fun and exciting experiments. Lastly, we will use our natural curiosity to explore force with engaging activities. The kit contains an outline and much of the materials needed to complete the pre-recorded class. A 30-day link will be provided to access a private video on YouTube. Recommended Ages: Experimenting with an adult ages 3.5-6.
  • Science Explorer's Young Inventors Kit

    The Young Inventors Kit is a child's first step into tinkering and inventing. You don’t need to have gray hair and wrinkles to be an inventor. Children are natural inventors and are curious and imaginative all on their own. Did you know that a child invented the Popsicle or that a 16 year old invented the trampoline? Encourage your child's tinkering spirit with this fun and engaging kit as they build an electrical circuit and learn about pneumatics. Your child will be designing, building, and creating for hours on end. They may just invent the next "big thing". The 175+ piece kit contains tools, adhesives, building materials, craft items, and a 16 page Activity Guide. It is packed with screwdrivers, screws, pliers, 1.5 volt hobby motor, batteries and holder, scissors, wheels, clamps, and much, much more. Recommended Ages: Experimenting with an adult ages 8+. Experimenting under adult supervision, ages 12+.
  • Do At Home Fairy Garden House

    Dimension Studio's do-at-home craft kits are a great way to keep your kids busy and their minds active! Each kit contains an easy to follow instructions and all the art materials needed to create the project. Recommended for ages 4-12 years. Fairy Garden House Kit. Make this cute little fairy garden house. Create and paint your house however you would like. Accessories are included. ****AVAILABLE FOR PICK-UP ONLY**** Order by Monday at noon for pick up the following week. Pick up location is: Community Education Office, District Program Center 8400 E Pt Douglas Rd. S. Cottage Grove
  • Do At Home Picket Fence Birdhouse Kit

    Dimension Studio's do-at-home craft kits are a great way to keep your kids busy and their minds active! Each kit contains an easy to follow instructions and all the art materials needed to create the project. Recommended for ages 4-12 years. Picket Fence Birdhouse Kit: White picket fence birdhouse. Kit includes bird, paintbrush, paint, decals. Bird seed also included *Colors will vary* ****AVAILABLE FOR PICK-UP ONLY**** Order by Monday at noon for pick up the following week. Pick up location is: Community Education Office, District Program Center 8400 E Pt Douglas Rd. S. Cottage Grove
  • Do At Home Log Cabin Birdhouse Kit

    Dimension Studio's do-at-home craft kits are a great way to keep your kids busy and their minds active! Each kit contains an easy to follow instructions and all the art materials needed to create the project. Recommended for ages 4-12 years. Log cabin Birdhouse Kit: Build your own log cabin birdhouse. Kit comes with house, bird, paint, stickers, and paintbrush to decorate your house. Bird seed included *Colors will vary* ****AVAILABLE FOR PICK-UP ONLY**** Order by Monday at noon for pick up the following week. Pick up location is: Community Education Office, District Program Center 8400 E Pt Douglas Rd. S. Cottage Grove
  • Do At Home Gnome House

    Dimension Studio's do-at-home craft kits are a great way to keep your kids busy and their minds active! Each kit contains an easy to follow instructions and all the art materials needed to create the project. Recommended for ages 4-12 years. Gnome House Kit. Kit includes everything to make a beautiful gnome house with different figures and settings. Add on to your previous fairy garden or start a new one. ****AVAILABLE FOR PICK-UP ONLY**** Order by Monday at noon for pick up the following week. Pick up location is: Community Education Office, District Program Center 8400 E Pt Douglas Rd. S. Cottage Grove
  • Do At Home Fairy Jar Night Light Kit

    Dimension Studio's do-at-home craft kits are a great way to keep your kids busy and their minds active! Each kit contains an easy to follow instructions and all the art materials needed to create the project. Recommended for ages 4-12 years. Fairy Jar Night Light Kit: Create your own Fairy Jar Night Light. Kit contains jar, battery operated tea light, glitter glue, white paint, fairy silhouette, twine, flower and full instructions. ****AVAILABLE FOR PICK-UP ONLY**** Order by Monday at noon for pick up the following week. Pick up location is: Community Education Office, District Program Center 8400 E Pt Douglas Rd. S. Cottage Grove
  • Do At Home Sun-Catcher Kit

    Dimension Studio's do-at-home craft kits are a great way to keep your kids busy and their minds active! Each kit contains an easy to follow instructions and all the art materials needed to create the project. Recommended for ages 4-12 years. Sun-Catcher Kit: This kit includes a plastic plate, glue, glass gems, ribbon for hanging and full instructions. ****AVAILABLE FOR PICK-UP ONLY**** Order by Monday at noon for pick up the following week . Pick up at the District Program Center, 8400 E Pt Douglas Rd S., Cottage Grove.
  • Do At Home Birdhouse Kit

    Dimension Studio's do-at-home craft kits are a great way to keep your kids busy and their minds active! Each kit contains an easy to follow instructions and all the art materials needed to create the project. Recommended for ages 4-12 years. Birdhouse Kit: This kit includes a complete birdhouse, bird, paint, paintbrush, decorative stickers and full instructions. *Colors will vary* ****AVAILABLE FOR PICK-UP ONLY**** Order by Monday at noon for pick up the following week. Pick up location is: Community Education Office, District Program Center 8400 E Pt Douglas Rd. S. Cottage Grove
  • Boredom Busters: Bead Creations Kit

    Boredom Busters Enrichment Kits are here to break up the day and inspire some creativity, fun & imagination. Each kit will include instructions but can also be used however your child would like. There are no limits to their own imaginations. Kids will enjoy beading not one but all three of these adorable creations. The kit will include a lizard, American Flag and ladybug bead creations supplies. Follow the pattern or create your own while working on some fine motor skills. Turn these fun creations into a keychain, clip onto your backpack, add to your garden or come up with your own ideas. ****AVAILABLE FOR PICK-UP ONLY**** We will email you when your kit is available. Pick up at Community Education Office at the DIstrict Program Center, M-F, 7:30 am - 4 pm
  • Boredom Busters: Friendship Bracelets Kit

    Boredom Busters Enrichment Kits are here to break up the day and inspire some creativity, fun & imagination. Each kit will include instructions but can also be used however your child would like. There are no limits to their own imaginations. Kids (and adults) of all ages will love this friendship bracelet kit. 10 colors of embroidery floss, thread bobbins and patterns are included to get you started creating bracelets for all your friends and family. ****AVAILABLE FOR PICK-UP ONLY**** We will email you when your kit is available. Pick up at Community Education Office at the DIstrict Program Center, M-F, 7:30 am - 4 pm
  • Boredom Busters: Button Initial Kit

    Boredom Busters Enrichment Kits are here to break up the day and inspire some creativity, fun & imagination. Each kit will include instructions but can also be used however your child would like. There are no limits to their own imaginations. Kids (and adults) of all ages will love this button kit. 5x7 canvas, assortment of fabric and buttons, glue, toothpicks. Add the letter of your choice! ****AVAILABLE FOR PICK-UP ONLY**** We will email you when your kit is available. Pick up at Community Education Office at the DIstrict Program Center, M-F, 7:30 am - 4 pm
  • Boredom Busters: Happiness Kit

    Boredom Busters Enrichment Kits are here to break up the day and inspire some creativity, fun & imagination. Each kit will include instructions but can also be used however your child would like. There are no limits to their own imaginations. Kids (and adults) of all ages will love this kit. Make your own painted rocks with positive messages for your family and friends. Decorate you driveway or park walkways with colored chalk inspiring messages. Make Thank you cards and gift coupons to spread happiness all around you. ****AVAILABLE FOR PICK-UP ONLY**** Pick up location is: Community Education Office, District Program Center 8400 E Pt Douglas Rd. S. Cottage Grove
  • Boredom Busters: Weaving Kit

    Boredom Busters Enrichment Kits are here to break up the day and inspire some creativity, fun & imagination. Each kit will include instructions but can also be used however your child would like. There are no limits to their own imaginations. Kids (and adults) of all ages will love this kit. Three different weaving looms and ideas are included in this kits. Along with colorful yarn to add a blanket to a cute llama. Or try making a turtle or a long snake. ****AVAILABLE FOR PICK-UP ONLY**** We will email you when your kit is available. Pick up at Community Education Office at the DIstrict Program Center, M-F, 7:30 am - 4 pm
  • Lake Middle School Robotics Team

    It’s way more than building robots. FIRST Tech Challenge teams are challenged to design, build, program, and operate robots to compete in a head-to-head challenge in an alliance format. FIRST Tech Challenge teams design and build a robot using a reusable kit of parts and compete within a common set of game rules to play an exciting field game and complete the specific season challenge. The robot game changes every season and is always a blast! Student and adult team members are encouraged to bring any skills they already have, like programming, electronics, metalworking, graphic design, web creation, public speaking, videography, and many more. FIRST Tech Challenge welcomes every student, with or without special skills. Guided by adult coaches and mentors, students develop STEM skills and practice engineering principles, while realizing the value of hard work, innovation, and working as a team. Each season concludes with regional championship events. Information and demonstrations at Woodbury Days (ice rink) August 19th 5-7 PM, August 20th 10AM - 6 PM. Competition Kick off 9/10
  • Woodbury Middle School Robotics Team

    It’s way more than building robots. FIRST Tech Challenge teams are challenged to design, build, program, and operate robots to compete in a head-to-head challenge in an alliance format. FIRST Tech Challenge teams design and build a robot using a reusable kit of parts and compete within a common set of game rules to play an exciting field game and complete the specific season challenge. The robot game changes every season and is always a blast! Student and adult team members are encouraged to bring any skills they already have, like programming, electronics, metalworking, graphic design, web creation, public speaking, videography, and many more. FIRST Tech Challenge welcomes every student, with or without special skills. Guided by adult coaches and mentors, students develop STEM skills and practice engineering principles, while realizing the value of hard work, innovation, and working as a team. Each season concludes with regional championship events. Information and demonstrations at Woodbury Days (ice rink) August 19th 5-7 PM, August 20th 10AM - 6 PM. Competition Kick off 9/10
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    Happy Feet Preschool Soccer

    Happy Feet is the premier early soccer development program, using imaginative play and play-to-learn concepts to teach real deceptive dribbling skills on the move. Our camp curriculum is designed to foster your child's development and creativity with more time spent on skill acquisition utilizing fun, engaging activities and finishing with a small sided scrimmage. For questions and/or to purchase a jersey, contact us at office@tchappyfeet.com Little Toes: 2-4 years The little toes program uses a story tie with soccer ball approach to stimulate your children imagination while learning advance soccer skill development. This unique concept keeps kids captivated and entertained for every second of every happy feet class. Your child will love being the zookeepers, and showing the animals their soccer skills; blasting off to outer space with their Bobs and visiting all the planets; traveling around the world to visit countries and meeting new friends along the way. Every class is just as educational as it is fun. Big Toes: 5-7 years In this stage we introduce your child to key concepts & new skills, cooperation, & goal setting. Your child learns valuable lesson for all areas of life. All children have a soccer ball for maximum skill development. We make use of fun props & play more advanced games. The kids learn some of the most difficult skills & moves in soccer while having a blast. Your child will have fun & develop motor skills in a non-competitive way.