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Pre-College Programs

Kids On Campus

photo of kids working on a project in a classroomKids on Campus (KOC) is a pre-college program offered by the Office of Pre-College Programs at Wright State University for students in grades K through 6.  On selected Saturdays, students can choose from a variety of hand-on courses designed for motivated students which serve to foster creativity and stimulate students’ thinking.  Pre-College Programs has been providing academic enrichment programs for over 25 years on the campus of Wright State University.


Class Schedule 

Course Date Time(s) Registration Deadline Cost per Session
CSI Saturday, October 17, 2020 9 a.m.–Noon or 1-4 p.m. Tuesday, October 13, 2020 $25
Math Racers Saturday, November 7, 2020 9 a.m.–Noon or 1–4 p.m. Tuesday, November 3, 2020 $25
Codes and Ciphers Saturday, December 5, 2020 9 a.m.–Noon or 1–4 p.m. Tuesday, December 1, 2020 $25

Join us for an exciting morning or afternoon of enriching, creative and hands-on programming. 


Available Classes Grade 4-6

2020 FALL KOC will be offered in an online format for grades 4-6 ONLY

CSI (Saturday, October 17, 2020)
9 a.m.—Noon or 1—4 p.m.

Registration Deadline: Tuesday, October 13, 2020

KOL 1: CSI with Chromatography
Grades: 4-6
Description: Students in these grades will explore fingerprint, handwriting, and white powder analysis. In addition, students will study candy chromatography. Students will have a more complex mystery to solve.

 

Math Racers (Saturday, November 7, 2020)
9 a.m.—Noon or 1—4 p.m.

Registration Deadline: Tuesday, November 3, 2020

KOL 2: Advanced Math Racers
Grades: 4-6
Description: Students in this class will focus on more challenging math puzzles and problems, including story problems, logic and reasoning, multiplication and division as well as fractions prior to and during the “race.”

 

Codes and Ciphers (Saturday, December 5, 2020)
9 a.m.—Noon or 1—4 p.m.

Registration Deadline: Tuesday, December 1, 2020

KOL 3: Code Breakers
Grades: 4-6
Description: Do you want to stop your younger sibling from reading your note? Do you want to feel like a real “secret” agent by passing a coded message to your friends? This class will show you many codes and ciphers, from simple letter switching to historic code tools. Students will also learn tips and tricks of breaking many types of codes.
 


Daily Schedule

Morning Schedule

  • 9-9:15 a.m. Student Log on and Introductions
  • 9:15-10:45 a.m. Class Time
  • 10:45-11 a.m. Break
  • 11-11:45 a.m. Class Time
  • 11:45 a.m.-noon Discussion and Wrap up
  • Noon Dismissal

Afternoon Schedule

  • 1-1:15 p.m. Student Log on and Introductions
  • 1:15-2:45 p.m. Class Time
  • 2:45-3 p.m. Break
  • 3-3:45 p.m. Class Time
  • 3:45-4 p.m. Discussion and Wrap up
  • 4 p.m. Dismissal

General Information

View the Kids on Campus Fall 2020 Brochure (PDF)

Please note: Fall 2020 Kids on Campus will be held in a remote format for students in the 4-6 grades. Morning and Afternoon course sessions may be combined contingent upon program enrollment.

  • Kids on Campus: Is offered by the Office of Pre-College Programs at Wright State University. Kids on Campus is a Saturday academic enrichment program geared towards motivated students. Pre-College Programs has been providing programming for over 25 years on Wright State’s campus.
     
  • Confirmation: Confirmation of your child’s registration will be sent to you by email. 
     
  • Parent Information: The Kids on Campus program will be held online though WebEx. Please make sure to download the Cisco Webex Meeting App.
     
  • Cost: The fee for each class is $25. There are no multiple children discounts. 
     
  • Online Information: You will receive an invitation to join your instructor’s personal WebEx room. This will be sent by email the Wednesday prior to the course. Please note, this will be sent to the email that you have used for registration. Additionally, should the class not have enough participants to take place, you will be notified the Wednesday prior to the course and a full refund will be applied. 
     
  • Refund Policy: A cancellation fee of $15 will be deducted from refunds requested by parents for reasons other than closed classes or class cancellations. Refunds will not be issued to any participant who is dismissed from the program for disciplinary reasons. Refunds must be requested two weeks prior to the class date.
     
  • Permission Statement: The program participation statement on the Registration Form must be signed in order to process your child’s registration.