HOUSTON- Discovery College, the summer camp programs for students 9 to 12 years old, are being held at Lone Star College-University Park in July. The morning camps begin July 8 and run through Aug. 1st from 8 a.m. to noon. The cost for each four-day camp is $89.
“LSC-University Park is pleased to be able to offer fun and exciting camps this summer for our younger students,” said Shah Ardalan, president of LSC-University Park. “This is a great way to expose children to LSC-University Park and get them interested in our innovative college atmosphere at an early age.” Through Discovery College, children have a unique opportunity to develop skills and learn new ones in a warm, friendly environment. Highly qualified instructors will teach classes in a variety of subjects such as art, math and science.
Discovery College at LSC-University Park is offering four morning camps: Session 4 – Oozing, Bubbling Science, July 8 – 11. Students will conduct science experiments involving solids, gases and liquids, and will learn how chemicals react to other chemicals by blowing up coke bottles and much more! Session 5 – Math in Real Life, July 15 – 18.
Students will learn how math concepts are used in everyday life: shopping, cooking, planning parties and all while understanding credit, spending and budgeting. Session 6 – Kitchen Science, July 22 – 25. Kids will explore science and chemistry using common household ingredients while learning safety rules for chemicals and how to protect the environment. Session 7 – Adventures in Art, July 29 – Aug. 1. Aspiring artists will explore different art mediums using charcoal, pastels, watercolor, acrylics and mixed media.
To register, parents can visit LoneStar.edu/discovery-college and click on the LSC-University Park link. Under “Quick Links,” download the registration form and fill out. Parents must register their student(s) in person at LSC-University Park, Building 13, third floor, Continuing Education office, 20515 State Highway 249 and Louetta. Tuition can be paid by credit card, check or cash.
For more information on Discovery College at University Park, please visit LoneStar.edu/discovery-college or call 281-357-3676.