College for Kids & Youth Academy >> Session 1 - San Elijo: June 26-30, 2017

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MiraCosta College’s highly acclaimed Veterinary Technician  Program is for those who love animals and want to learn all about the world of veterinary medicine! In this Jr. version of Vet Tech, you will discover what it takes to become a veterinarian, learn how to use the tools of the trade using live animals, and increase your own pet’s well-being. This is a hands-on class with real world practices. Please DO NOT sign up your child for this class if he/she has any animal allergies.

2700001

Schedule : Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 5 sessions; starting 6/26/2017, ending 6/30/2017

Tuition: $125.00

Materials Cost: $30.00

Location : MiraCosta College-San Elijo Campus Location : 
  MiraCosta College-San Elijo Campus.

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Instructor : To Be Announced 

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Become an inspired architect of the future by using special LEGO bricks to design and build. Learn how to change it to “go green” using solar or wind power. Students will also discover structural building concepts including stability within bridges and towers, forces on structures and strength of materials. Come and explore the most current trends in construction for a sustainable future. You will be amazed how much you will learn about saving water and electricity in your own home. This class gets you thinking “outside the green box.” Family and friends are invited on the last day to see what students have learned and and listen to them share their futuristic ideas about building “green.”  

2700002

Schedule : Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 5 sessions; starting 6/26/2017, ending 6/30/2017

Tuition: $110.00

Materials Cost: $20.00

Location : MiraCosta College-San Elijo Campus Location : 
  MiraCosta College-San Elijo Campus.

Room :  tbd

Instructor : To Be Announced 

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Create, draw amd develop your own develop your own original cartoon characters, super heros and more! This exciting class will teach the fundamentals of cartooning, including the language of comics and storytelling, through various techniques and exercises in the media of comic books, comic strips and animation. Learn how to story board and the basics of traditional animation and stop motion.

2700003

Schedule : Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 5 sessions; starting 6/26/2017, ending 6/30/2017

Tuition: $110.00

Materials Cost: $15.00

Location : MiraCosta College-San Elijo Campus Location : 
  MiraCosta College-San Elijo Campus.

Room :  tbd

Instructor : To Be Announced 

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We are pleased to inform you that you have been accepted to Hogwarts School of Wizardry. Please review the following program of study in preparation for your arrival by the Hogwarts Express. • House selection: Gryffindor, Hufflepuff, Ravenclaw or Slytherin • The creation of your Wand and Charms and Potions • Transfiguration and Defense Against the Dark Arts • Calligraphy, Herbology, and Arithmancy • History of Magic and Muggle Studies • Care and Creation of Magical Creatures Term begins on 6/26. We await your owl by no later than 6/19.

2700005

Schedule : Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 5 sessions; starting 6/26/2017, ending 6/30/2017

Tuition: $130.00

Materials Cost: $25.00

Location : MiraCosta College-San Elijo Campus Location : 
  MiraCosta College-San Elijo Campus.

Room :  tbd

Instructor : To Be Announced 

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Unleash your creative brilliance and learn valuable technical, problem-solving and workplace skills while having loads of fun in this robotics class. Robots are surprisingly easy to build and program, but they can be enhanced to do very complex functions! The teams in the class will compete with each other in several robotic competitions—races, obstacle courses, dancing—to name a few. Robots come with advanced sensors to detect distances, touch, light and positions. Create and command robots that do what you want with LEGO® Mindstorm EV3! Combining the versatility of the LEGO® building system with the most advanced technology ever developed, unleash the creative powers of EV3 set to create and command robots that walk, talk, think and do anything you can imagine. No previous robotics or programming experience necessary. Students should bring an empty 2 GB flash drive.

2700004

Schedule : Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 5 sessions; starting 6/26/2017, ending 6/30/2017

Tuition: $150.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : MiraCosta College-San Elijo Campus Location : 
  MiraCosta College-San Elijo Campus.

Room :  tbd

Instructor : To Be Announced 

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Learning good study habits now will lay the groundwork for successful work habits throughout life.  SOS is designed to provide background knowledge, resource materials and suggestions that will relieve academic distress and help students optimize their success as a lifelong learner. This course is academic relief at your fingertips! Learn academic and practical tools including organizational tools, time management techniques, test preparation and test-taking strategies, note-taking guidance, as well as personal responsibility tips.

2700006

Schedule : Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 5 sessions; starting 6/26/2017, ending 6/30/2017

Tuition: $110.00

Materials Cost: $5.00

Location : MiraCosta College-San Elijo Campus Location : 
  MiraCosta College-San Elijo Campus.

Room :  tbd

Instructor : To Be Announced 

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Hocus Pocus! Learn magic tricks, develop self-esteem, acquire new skills and enhance your personality, all while learning the basics of stage presence in this hands-on magic class. Magic also helps develop eye movement coordination. Learn rope tricks, coin tricks, card tricks and more! You will learn real magic tricks daily to amaze your friends and family!

2700007

Schedule : Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM; 5 sessions; starting 6/26/2017, ending 6/30/2017

Tuition: $110.00

Materials Cost: $25.00

Location : MiraCosta College-San Elijo Campus Location : 
  MiraCosta College-San Elijo Campus.

Room :  tbd

Instructor : To Be Announced 

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Young engineers will learn how an electric motor converts electricity into motion. They will build simple circuits with the motor or generator wires and a light bulb to learn the flow of electricity. Dive into gears and drive-trains to understand how they work to effectively convert kinetic energy into electrical energy and back again.

2700008

Schedule : Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM; 5 sessions; starting 6/26/2017, ending 6/30/2017

Tuition: $110.00

Materials Cost: $20.00

Location : MiraCosta College-San Elijo Campus Location : 
  MiraCosta College-San Elijo Campus.

Room :  tbd

Instructor : To Be Announced 

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Put on your chef’s hat and get ready to mix, slice, chop, cook, and bake in this fun and extensive cooking class. We will explore new ways to add some - avor to your dishes using fresh herbs and spices. With hands-on experience, students will learn how to use various kitchen appliances, make the tastiest of foods and learn how to serve nutritious meals

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Schedule : Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM; 5 sessions; starting 6/26/2017, ending 6/30/2017

Tuition: $110.00

Materials Cost: $25.00

Location : MiraCosta College-San Elijo Campus Location : 
  MiraCosta College-San Elijo Campus.

Room :  tbd

Instructor : To Be Announced 

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MiraCosta College’s highly acclaimed Veterinary Technician Program is for those who love animals and want to learn all about the world of veterinary medicine! In this class, you willl discover what it takes to become a veterinarian, learn how to use the tools of the trade using live animals, and by doing so, increase your own pet’s well-being. This is a hands-on class with real world practices. Please DO NOT sign up your childif he/she has any animal allergies.

2700010

Schedule : Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM; 5 sessions; starting 6/26/2017, ending 6/30/2017

Tuition: $125.00

Materials Cost: $30.00

Location : MiraCosta College-San Elijo Campus Location : 
  MiraCosta College-San Elijo Campus.

Room :  tbd

Instructor : To Be Announced 

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Advanced Scratch Programming guides campers through challenging concepts in Scratch Video Game Programming. Building on their foundation of Scratch fundamentals, students will be able to create intricate animations and games using complex logic and program design. Students develop their programming skills while learning about lists, defining procedures using webcam sensing and debugging variables, operators, and event-driven programing while applying their existing knowledge in new ways of thinking about Scratch.  Students must have completed Video Game Design or have a solid understanding of Scratch Basics.

2700012

Schedule : Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM; 5 sessions; starting 6/26/2017, ending 6/30/2017

Tuition: $110.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : MiraCosta College-San Elijo Campus Location : 
  MiraCosta College-San Elijo Campus.

Room :  tbd

Instructor : To Be Announced 

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In this fun filled class you will have hands on learning and explore science concepts that connect  to your everyday lives.  You will learn to calculate density, demonstrate the process of precipitation, initiate chemical reactions, remove particles of iron, show the effects of attractive forces and air pressure and create “goofy” substances by using typical household goods and food items such as eggs, marshmallows, trash bags, straws, baking soda, raisins, breakfast cereals, food dyes, salt and so much more!! You will have fun, get messy, and explore using the scientific method to logically answer life’s many questions.

2700009

Schedule : Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM; 5 sessions; starting 6/26/2017, ending 6/30/2017

Tuition: $110.00

Materials Cost: $25.00

Location : MiraCosta College-San Elijo Campus Location : 
  MiraCosta College-San Elijo Campus.

Room :  tbd

Instructor : To Be Announced 

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