Last week the WAMC Summer Enrichment Program students visited Space Farms Zoo and Museum in Sussex, NJ! They loved it! Space Farms is local family favorite day trip destination. Many local kids who grew up in the Sussex County, NJ and Orange County, NY areas remember their first trip to the zoo as being Space […]
This past week the WAMC Summer Enrichment Program students in Mrs. Berrigan’s Horticulture classes continued to learn about plants, agriculture, and participated in hands on Labs in our School Garden. The Horticulture students have been integral to our program. The children learn about the importance of this work, from the beauty of growing flowers, to […]
The WAMC Summer Enrichment Program students learned about Earth Science with a hands on experiment this past week. Miss Sara B. & Miss Sara L.’s Group 3 class participated in learning about and creating volcanoes. The entire school was able to observe them errupt! It was a big hit! Nice job!
On August 7, 2018 the WAMC Summer Enrichment Program Class 1 students learned about the water cycle. They each created a “water cycle in a bag”. They were able to watch the water evaporate, condensate, and precipitate. They really enjoyed watching their own water cycle in action! Thank you Miss Michaela and Miss Allie!
During the the week of July 16th, 2018 the WAMC Summer Enrichment Program Science classes focused on Environmental Science. The week’s Science theme was “water conservation” with lessons focusing on the importance of not wasting water and keeping it clean from pollutants. The Group 1 students are working on a pollution project. They learned how important […]
On July 19,2018 the WAMC Summer Enrichment Students had an Art Therapy session to build positive self esteem and self image by expressing “who they are’ in words and images by building an “I am” collage. Teaching children through Art Therapy about positive self image is a crucial part of building self confidence in children, […]
Albert Einstein once said, “Logic will get your from A to B. Imagination will take you everywhere.” Art enrichment is an essential part of any educational experience as it helps the mind learn to think abstractedly and allows internal feelings to be expressed in external ways in a positive manner. The WAMC Summer Enrichment Program […]