IU Northwest's Kids College 2001
Promises to Peak Curiosity, Build Confidence and Character
Indiana University Northwest will kick-off two summer sessions of Kids
College beginning June 18. The sessions are open to children 7-years-old
to 16-years-old, and will be from June 18 to July 5, and July 9 to July
"This is our 18th summer of Kids College and literally
thousands of students have participated in this fun, relaxed approach to
learning," says Joan Wolter, Kids College Coordinator. "Our goal
is simple. We want the children to enjoy learning in a safe, fun environment
with outstanding educators that encourage creativity and intellectual curiosity."
Session 1 of Kids College will begin June 18 and offers classes
Ages 7-to-9-years - Arts of Kings and Queens, Explore Spanish, Travel in
Your Own Backyard, Mummy Mysteries, Sew What?, ISTEP English Preparation,
Reader's Theater, Them Bones-Them Bones, Crafts for Kids, Wacky World of
Animals, Four Block, and Karate for New Kids
Ages 9-to-12-years - Basketball for Juniors (co-ed), MacMath, Anatomy and
Physiology for Juniors, What's Your Story?, Karate- The Strength and Grace
(co-ed, non-contact), MacPaint, Skull Secrets, Rapid Math, and Artists
in the Landscape.
Kids College Session II will being July 9 and offers classes that
Ages 13-to16-years-old - The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly, Intro into the
IBM Computer, Shorinyu Style Karate, Basketball for Collegians, Eye in
the Sky, MacGraphics, Artists in the Landscape, Spanish for Colleggians,
In the News, Spin Your Own Web Page
Ages 7-to-9-years - From Potter to Pokemon, Creative Dance, Explore the
Rainforest, The World of Dinosaurs, Put on Your Thinking Cap, You Want
Me to Test This?, Martial Arts for New Kids, Who Likes Penguins Anyway?,
ISTEP Math Preparation, super Kids Club, Food for Thought, and Japanese.
Ages 9-to-12-years - Cartooning on the Mac, Martial Arts for Juniors (co-ed,
non-contact), The Girl Team, Math Power on the IBM, Fun with Magic, MacGraphics,
Whazzup?, Cheerleading, MacMath, Dance to the Beat, Diggin with Dr. Dirt,
and Math Review on the IBM.
Kids College is offered through the IU Northwest Division of Continuing
and classes are filled on a first-come-first-serve basis. To register or
to request the Kids College informational brochure telephone 219-980-6805
or 219-980-6828. Registration hours are Monday and Thursday from 8 a.m.
to 6 p.m., and Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. An
early-bird discount is available through May 31.
Ages 13-to16-years - The Good, the Bad and the Ugly, So You Want to be
a Lawyer?, Problem-Solving Math, Crime Busters, Spin Your Own Web Page,
Cheerleading, Study Skills, Extreme Writing, Dance the Beat, and Martial
Arts for Young Collegians.