Grades 5/6 Curriculum

Students in Grades 5-6 will take the classes in one of the tracks below. On the application, you will be asked to rank the tracks in order of preference. Space is limited in each track, and each track will be filled on a first-come first-served basis. The sooner you complete your application, the more likely you are to receive your first track choice.

**additional fee applies

Track Key:

-1 (AM Session)
Class 1: 8:45am - 9:45am
Class 2: 10:00am - 11:00am
Class 3: 11:15am - 12:15pm

-2 (PM Session)
Class 1: 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Class 2: 2:45pm - 3:45pm
Class 3: 4:00pm - 5:00pm

-3 (Weekend Session)
Class 1: 8:45am - 10:25am
Class 2: 10:40am - 12:20pm
Class 3: 1:50pm - 3:30pm

June 20-24, 2022

GUPPY 5-6 Track Options for June 20-24, 2022
Track CLASS 1 CLASS 2 CLASS 3
Track L-1

Estimation Problems and Orders of Magnitude

The Art and History of Printmaking

Mandarin Chinese Language

ACE Jr.

Track M-1 Learning Math from Zero to Infinity

Nuclear Astrophysics: Massive stars, tiny nuclei, and you

Probability: What is my next move?

Track L-2 Media Savvy Futurama and the City of Tomorrow

Real World Algebra: Algebra+Problems=Real World Connections

View Track L-1 Descriptions

View Track M-1 Descriptions

View Track L-2 Descriptions


June 24-26, 2022

GUPPY 5-6 Track Options for June 24-26, 2022
Track CLASS 1 CLASS 2 CLASS 3
Track N-3 Geocaching** What Makes a Bird a Bird? Sneaker Art**
Track O-3 Tinker CAD

Fishful Thinking: A class that will be “catchy!”**

Science Olympiad Exploration

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View Track O-3 Descriptions 


June 27 - July 1, 2022

GUPPY 5-6 Track Options for June 27 - July 1, 2022
Track CLASS 1 CLASS 2 CLASS 3
Track P-1 Pre-Med Jr. Pre-Med Jr. Pre-Med Jr.
Track P-2 Optics Science HTML for Web Design Video Game Development

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July 8-10, 2022

GUPPY 5-6 Track Options for July 8-10, 2022
Track CLASS 1 CLASS 2 CLASS 3
Track Q-3

The Wild World of Weather

Forensic Entomology: Applying Arthropod Science to a Court of Law

M.A.N.G.A. Jr.

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July 11-15, 2022

GUPPY 5-6 Track Options for July 11-15, 2022
Track CLASS 1 CLASS 2 CLASS 3
Track R-1

Bring Your Photos to Life: Publish Your Own Photobook**

Spirited Away: Main Character Energy, Be Your Own Protagonist!

Edible Art: Creative Cookies!!**

Track R-2

STEM Career Exploration

Mathematicians and the Crazy Things They've Discovered!

Days in the Life of a Statistician

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July 15-17, 2022

GUPPY 5-6 Track Options for July 15-17, 2022
Track CLASS 1 CLASS 2 CLASS 3
Track S-3

MineCraft

Math Olympiad Jr.

Investigating Animal Behavior in family Armadillidiidae

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July 18-22, 2022

GUPPY 5-6 Track Options for July 18-22, 2022
Track CLASS 1 CLASS 2 CLASS 3
Track T-1

 Coordinate Graphing: Create Pictures Using Mathematics

To Be Determined

Edible Art: Creative Cookies!!**

Track T-2

Conservation Biology

Podcasting

The Art of Da Vinci and the Mona Lisa

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July 22-24, 2022

GUPPY 5-6 Track Options for July 22-24, 2022
Track CLASS 1 CLASS 2 CLASS 3
Track U-3

Astronomy is Out of this World!

Fishful Thinking: A class that will be “catchy!”**

Becoming Bilingual: Building your Spanish Language Skills

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