From the Outside Looking In: Exploring Family, Community and Culture
Geometrics Unlimited: Theorems Fit Physical Realities
Historic Model United Nations
History You Can Touch
How to Write the Story of Your Life
Innovation in Business
Intro to Biotechnology
Logic Takes the Cake
Looking Closely, Finding Meaning: The Observational Essay
Madness, Magic and More
Magic Formula for Fabulous Fiction
Marketing: Launch a Software Product
Math and Engineering Teacher Training
Math: Owls and More
Math: Problems Solved!
Mathematical Icons: Probability, Percentages, and Perceptions
Mathematics of Literature
Movies I: Write for the Screen
Movies II: Getting it on Film
Next Generation Journalism Symposium
Physics of Flight
Pi in the Sky
Poetry in Balance
Recipe for a Classic Poetry Slam
Science, Ethics and the Law
Set the Scene!
Spoken Word - Poetry Revisited
Transformations: Turning Life into Fiction
Using your Voice in your Community or School
What's on your Coat of Arms?
World in a Grain of Sand: A Poetry Games Program
Writers' Retreat for Teachers
Writing for Publication
Writing History (Civil War)
Writing to be Heard
Young Mathematicians Day
Young Scientists Day
Young Writers Day
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Civil Rights: Self Evident or a Dream?
Grades: 7 - 8
Kim and Reggie will bring all of their prodigious talents to bear in this important workshop. Through music, literature and role-playing, students will visit the Women's Suffragist Movement in the United States, the hopes and challenges of Irish Immigration to this country as well as the core issues of the Modern Civil Rights Movement of the 1950s and 1960s.
Each participating school will be responsible for pre-workshop research into one of these movements for civil rights.
Students will be expected to share experiences from their own heritage and talk with Kim and Reggie about their dreams for a more civil future here at hoome and abroad.
Kim & Reggie, nationally known musicians, historians and activists, have been featured at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts and the Smithsonian. They present more than 250 concerts and workshops annually.
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