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Enrichment Workshops

Enrichment Workshops

Students are invited to attend a series of optional workshops and classes to supplement their regular class instruction from Monday, May 18, 2020, through Friday, June 5, 2020. Below please find a for a list of workshop descriptions and schedule. This schedule will be updated weekly.

Click here to sign up for week one today. Please note students must be logged into their school email accounts to register. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at apoffice@chaminade-hs.org.

Workshop Description

SAT Preparation

For sophomores and juniors, courses are available in math and reading/writing.

Bloomberg Classes

Each week, one class will be held for juniors and one will be held for freshmen and sophomores. The junior class will build upon their regular Bloomberg class. The class for freshmen and sophomores will preview the Bloomberg Business programs that students will take in their junior and senior years.

Bloomberg Certification

In addition to the live classes, current juniors can pursue their Bloomberg certification.
Please note that Mrs. Carlstrom and Mr. St. Pierre post daily market updates and videos in your Bloomberg Canvas course.

College Preparation

The College Placement Office has prepared a series of programs for each division.

Guided History Field Trips

Members of the Social Studies department will host virtual field trips, taking students for guided virtual tours of sites like Philadelphia and Mount Vernon.

Science Exploration

The Co-Directors of the Dolan Family Science, Technology, and Research Center, Dr. Karen Kuntz and Dr. Brianna O'Neill will guide students through virtual labs, guest lectures, and field trips to Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory.

Computer Science

Dr. Daniel Summers will introduce students to the Python programming language.

Freshman Math Enrichment

Students will be given supplemental instruction in algebra to begin preparing them for their sophomore math classes.

Flyers Trivia

This will be a general knowledge trivia game for all. Many prizes from the CHS school store will be available. A different division will participate each week (Freshmen - Week 1; Sophomores - Week 2; Juniors - Week 3).


Week 1 Schedule | Monday May 18, 2020-Friday, May 22, 2020

Day Program Time Divisions
Monday, May 18 Math SAT Prep 11:45 A.M. Sophomores/Juniors
Reading/Writing SAT Prep 1:00 P.M. Sophomores/Juniors
Tuesday, May 19 Reading/Writing SAT Prep (Repeated from Monday) 10:00 A.M. Sophomores/Juniors
Dr. Tom Magaldi '02, virologist, discusses COVID-19 1:00 P.M. All
18th Century Philadelphia Historical Field Trip 3:45 P.M. All
Freshman Math Enrichment 2:00 P.M. Freshmen
Computer Science 4:00 P.M. All
Wednesday, May 20 Reading/Writing SAT Prep 12:00 P.M. Sophomores/Juniors
Math SAT Prep 1:30 P.M. Sophomores/Juniors
Bloomberg Business Intro 10:00 A.M. Freshmen/Sophomores
Thursday, May 21 Reading/Writing SAT Prep (Repeated from Wednesday) 9:00 A.M. Sophomores/Juniors
Bloomberg Business 10:00 A.M. Juniors
George Washington's Mount Vernon Historical Field Trip 3:45 P.M. All
College Placement Info Session 1:00 P.M. Juniors
Freshman Math Enrichment 2:00 P.M. Freshmen
Computer Science 4:00 P.M. All
Friday, May 22 Math SAT Prep 3:00 P.M. Sophomores/Juniors
College Placement Info Session (Repeated from Thursday) 9:00 A.M. Juniors
Writing Workshop 10:00 A.M.
and 2:00 P.M.
All
Flyers Trivia 1:00 P.M. Freshmen


Week 2 Schedule | Tuesday May 26, 2020-Friday, May 29, 2020

DayProgramTimeDivisions

Tuesday,May 26
Math SAT Prep11:45 A.M.Sophomores/Juniors
Reading/Writing SAT Prep1:00 p.m.Sophomores/Juniors
Freshman Math Enrichment2:00 P.M.Freshmen
DNA and Enzymes Lab (MiniPCR)3:00 P.M.All
Antebellum and Civil War Richmond and U.S. Grant at West Point Historical Field Trip3:45 P.M.All
Computer Science4:00 P.M.All
Wednesday,May 27Reading/Writing SAT Prep (repeated from Tuesday)10:00 a.m.Sophomores/Juniors
Bloomberg Business Intro10:00 A.M.Freshmen/Sophomores
Math SAT Prep1:00 P.M.Sophomores/Juniors
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratories Virtual Lab: Restriction Enzymes1:00 P.M.All
Thursday,May 28Reading/Writing SAT Prep9:00 A.M.Sophomores/Juniors
Bloomberg Business10:00 A.M.Juniors
College Placement Info Session1:00 P.M.Sophomores
Freshman Math Enrichment2:00 P.M.Freshmen
Writing Workshop2:00 P.M.All
Chocolate Chip Cookie Experiment with Dr. O'Neill3:00 P.M.All
Computer Science4:00 P.M.All
Friday, May 29College Placement Info Session (Repeated from Thursday)9:00 A.M.Juniors
Reading/Writing SAT Prep (Repeated from Thursday)12:00 P.M.Sophomores/Juniors
Writing Workshop1:00 P.M.All
Flyers Trivia1:00 P.M.Sophomores
Math SAT Prep3:00 P.M.Sophomores/Juniors


Week 3 Schedule | Monday, June 1, 2020 - Friday, June 5, 2020

Day Program Time Divisions
Monday, June 1 Math SAT Prep 11:45 A.M. Sophomores/Juniors
Reading/Writing SAT Prep 1:00 p.m. Sophomores/Juniors
Tuesday, June 2 Reading/Writing SAT Prep (repeated from Monday) 10:00 a.m. Sophomores/Juniors
Freshman Math Enrichment 2:00 P.M. Freshmen
Virtual Field Trip: USMA at West Point 3:45 P.M. All
Computer Science 4:00 P.M. All
Wednesday, June 3 Bloomberg Business 10:00 A.M. Freshmen/Sophomores
Reading/Writing SAT Prep 12:00 P.M. Sophomores/Juniors
Popcorn Science Demonstration 3:00 P.M. All
Thursday, June 4 Reading/Writing SAT Prep (Repeated from Wednesday) 9:00 A.M. Sophomores/Juniors
Bloomberg Business 10:00 A.M. Juniors
College Placement Info Session 1:00 P.M. Freshmen
Freshman Math Enrichment 2:00 P.M. Freshmen
Smithsonian Natural History Museum Presentation on Volcanoes with Dr. Ben Andrews 2:00 P.M. All
Computer Science 4:00 P.M. All
Friday, June 5 College Placement Info Session (Repeated from Thursday) 9:00 A.M. Freshmen
Writing Workshop 10:00 A.M.
and
2:00 P.M.
All
Flyers Trivia 1:00 P.M. Juniors