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.

June 25-27, 2021

GUPPY 5-6 Track Options for June 25-27, 2021
Track CLASS 1 CLASS 2 CLASS 3 CLASS 4
Track G

Figure Study in Art: Learn about
gestural drawings
and how to draw
proportion

Wilderness: Survival Skills in the Great Outdoors

Geocaching: The high-tech treasure

Nuclear Astrophysics: Fusion, Fragmentation, and Radioactive Decay
Track H

Science Olympiad Exploration: Prepare to
compete in
one of the
premier science
competitions

Non-fiction
Connecting
with Earth
and Nature:
Amazing facts
built into narrative
nonfiction text

Becoming Bilingual: Building your Spanish Language Skills

Sneaker Art: Customize your
own kicks

View Track G Descriptions View Track H Descriptions


June 28 - July 2, 2021

GUPPY 5-6 Track Options for June 28 - July 2, 2021
Track CLASS 1 CLASS 2 CLASS 3
Track I Art Around the World: Capturing the spirit of art
around the world

Learning Math From Zero to Infinity: Exploring the concept of
infinity

Entomology: Understanding the
importance of insects

View Track I Descriptions 


July 8-10, 2021

GUPPY 5-6 Track Options for July 8-10, 2021
Track CLASS 1 CLASS 2 CLASS 3 CLASS 4
Track J

Greek Mythos:
Exploring art
through Homer’s
tale, The Odyssey

Narrative
Non-fiction:
Connecting to the
past

Euclid’s
Elements:
Creating
geometric
construction
using a compass
and a straight
edge
Java:
Learn
fundamentals
of developing
applications in
Java
Track K Chemistry: Exploring Our Atomic World Fine Art
and YOU:
Learn and create
famous style art
pieces
Lego of your poetry fears: writing poetry is as easy as building Legos! MOEMS: Mathematical Concepts

View Track J Descriptions  View Track K Descriptions


July 16-18, 2021

GUPPY 5-6 Track Options for July 16-18, 2021
Track CLASS 1 CLASS 2 CLASS 3 CLASS 4
Track L Pre-Med Jr. Pre-Med Jr. Pre-Med Jr. Pre-Med Jr.

 View Track L Descriptions