Summer School

Lombardi Middle School
Summer Learning Institute - 2018


Session 1 June 18 to July 13, 2018 Monday to Friday
(No classes the week of July 2 to July 6, 2018)

Session 2 July 16 to August 3, 2018 Monday to Friday


Programs are run through the Green Bay Area Public Schools Summer School Program.  
Courses are for Lombardi students in grades 6, 7 and 8 during the 2018-19 school year.
Each program is free but some courses may have a minimal materials fee.  

Only the classes that still are still available are listed on the summer school registration form.  


All classes this summer will be held at Southwest High School.
Babysitting Basics
Jennifer Ahrens
Babysitting can be fun and profitable, but it is also a big responsibility!  As the person in charge, the sitter must be prepared for every situation.  In this class students will learn how to care for a child at each stage of development, nutrition, safety and basic first aid, handling emergencies and age appropriate play activities.  This class is geared toward anyone who is interested in caring for children.......boys or girls.
Session 1 10:30 AM - 12:00 Noon

Baking Bread
Jennifer Ahrens
Students will make a batch of delicious bread each day of class!  Students will start with quick breads and muffins.  Next, they will move on to making yeast breads including basic white, dinner rolls and cinnamon rolls.  There’s nothing better than bread made from scratch.  Once you learn the basics, you’ll be able to make bread for yourself, your family or as delicious homemade gifts.
Session 2 10:30 AM - 12:00 Noon

Basketball - Boys
John Polkowski
After completion of this course, students will be able to:
Identify the components related to specific positions and skills needed to perform in basketball.
Demonstrate proper form and techniques as it relates to training and athletic skill development, specifically with different positions and with the warm-up routines, in basketball.
Understand the importance of leadership and decision-making as it relates to participating in basketball games with their peers.
Session 2 10:30 AM - 12:00 Noon

Basketball - Girls
Erin Barkley
After completion of this course, students will be able to:
Identify the components related to specific positions and skills needed to perform in basketball.
Demonstrate proper form and techniques as it relates to training and athletic skill development, specifically with different positions and with the warm-up routines, in basketball.
Understand the importance of leadership and decision-making as it relates to participating in basketball games with their peers.
Session 1 10:30 AM - 12:00 Noon

I Can Cook
Jennifer Ahrens
If you like to cook, then this class is for you!  I Can Cook will help you understand how to read recipes and prepare a wide variety of foods that you can make on your own or for your family at home.  Students will focus on learning to prepare breakfast foods, yummy lunch creations, dinnertime favorites, and easy-to-prepare snacks and desserts.
Session 1   9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Dance Camp
Grace Luebben
Why walk when you can dance?  Dancing is a great exercise for better physical fitness and stimulating the brain!  In this class, you will learn and practice multiple routines, such as hip hop, ballet and poms.  Your hard work will culminate in an upbeat performance to songs from the top 20. 
Session 1 10:30 AM - 12:00 Noon

EL Explorers
Samantha Lensmire
Have you been dreaming about adventuring through our local community, enjoying the sunny weather, exploring the latest technology and playing games, all while improving your English and math skills?  Well if the answer is yes . . . come and explore with the EL Explorers.  The EL Explorers is open to all EL students in grades 6 through 8 during both sessions 1 and 2.  Through this upbeat and creative EL experience-based class, we will incorporate our daily explorations into our journaling, video making, experiments and other activities.
Session 1   9:00 AM - 12:00 Noon
Session 2   9:00 AM - 12:00 Noon


Football
Tim Birr & Patrick Wallace
After completion of this course, students will be able to:
Identify the components related to specific positions and skills needed to perform in football.
Demonstrate proper form and techniques as it relates to training and athletic skill development, specifically with different positions and with the warm-up routines, in football.
Understand the importance of leadership and decision-making as it relates to participating in football games with their peers.
Session 1 10:30 AM - 12:00 Noon

Game Club
Jessica Jacobson & Rebecca Schroepfer Gauthier
Do you live for game night?  This is the summer school class for you.  Students will engage in a variety of strategy, cooperation and social deduction games.  In this class, students will have a chance to practice socializing with peers, problem solving and teamwork.  We plan to offer a wide variety of games and it is sure to be fun whether you win or lose! 
Session 1   9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Session 2   9:00 AM - 10:30 AM


Instrumental Orchestra Lessons
Christopher Kraly
Students will be given music to learn how to develop better overall musicianship on their specific instrument.  Students will also be exposed to different genres of music, including Jazz Idiom, Pop Music, Irish and Scottish Folk Music, Americana Folk Music and Middle Eastern Music.  Students will also be given constant feedback for positive orchestra performing, including posture, bow hold, bow placement, left hand placement, correct fingerings and patterns, proper shifting position work, tuning and harmonics.  Aspects of Music Theory will also be given for further musical development.  Lessons will be held in 30 minute increments once a week.
Session 1 30 Minutes Once A Week

Kids Helping Kids
Janelle Krebsbach
This class is for students with autism and those who would like to learn more about autism.  Students will participate in a variety of activities, play games and make projects to promote autism awareness, get to know each other and have fun.  Most importantly, students will develop friendships with a spectrum of students that hopefully follow them into the school year to create a more inclusive and accepting environment.
Session 1 10:30 AM - 12:00 Noon

Introduction to CNC / Laser Engraving Woods Manufacturing
Kevin Williams
This course will incorporate STEM principles to take an idea from your mind to a final design created on three dimensional software. Students will take this design and create their work using CNC (Computer Numerical Control)/Laser engraving and routing on a piece of wood.  This three week course will entail:
Brainstorming project ideas.
Creating your design and using three dimensional software to view what it will look like when it is complete.
Sanding and finishing your completed design.
Creating the hardware that goes along with your design.
Learning a “new” card  game that will hone your math skills as well as let you use your new creation.
The Project:  Students will be tasked with researching and developing a cribbage board that they will create on CNC software. The boards can be personalized and we will learn how to use CAD software pertaining both to CNC laser engraving and CNC routing.  Each student will be able to leave the course at the end of the three weeks with a cribbage board, pegs, the knowledge pertaining to Computer Numerical Control and a timeless card game that everyone can enjoy!
Session 1   9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Session 1 10:30 AM - 12:00 Noon
Session 2   9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Session 2 10:30 AM - 12:00 Noon


Lego Challenge
Jessica Jacobson
Each day students will be presented with a Lego challenge.  Students will then need to decide if they want to tackle this challenge solo, establish a partnership or create a team.  Challenges will require students to practice social skills, employ creativity, engineering design and problem solving skills. 
Session 1 10:30 AM - 12:00 Noon
Session 2 10:30 AM - 12:00 Noon


Jump Start Math
Carolyn Pattin
This course is designed for students who would benefit from review and practice of math skills.  Students will work on basic operations, place value, fractions and plotting points on a grid.  Skills will be practiced through active exploration using a  hands-on manipulative approach.
Session 1   9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Session 2 10:30 AM - 12:00 Noon


Creating a Virtual Society in Minecraft
Lisa Olson
Who wants to read about the Great Pyramids of Giza when you can BUILD YOUR OWN Great Pyramids of Giza?  In this course, students will join each other in the interactive, collaborative virtual world of Minecraft, a computer game designed to let users create to their heart’s desire in an immersive 3-D world.  During the course, students must develop a set of rules and government for their virtual world, create video tutorials to help teach Minecraft to future users, and design a final building project to build a historic or literary structure with their own personal touch included.  In addition, students will be encouraged to explore and experiment in the virtual world and take on extra challenges from their instructor to build a beautiful student-created society.
Session 2   9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Session 2 10:30 AM - 12:00 Noon


P.E. Games and Team Challenges - Boys and Girls
Justin Short & Riley Woldt
Teamwork is an essential part of everyday life.  In this course, students will have the opportunity to learn positive teamwork skills through various team games and team challenges.  We will be utilizing the gym and outside fields to organize and play team games that get students moving and having fun.  Students will have the opportunity to enhance their teamwork skills in a fun and healthy way. 
Session 1   9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Session 1 10:30 AM - 12:00 Noon
Session 2   9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Session 2 10:30 AM - 12:00 Noon

Basics of Nature Photography

Howard Lodl
Students participating in the course will learn the basic photography skills needed to use DSLR cameras.  The students will learn how to work with automatic and manual settings for their camera.  Students will learn about photo composition, lighting, depth of field and the importance of shutter speeds and aperture.  Students will practice, apply and develop these skills in an outdoor setting using natural objects.  Students will be able to apply basic photography skills to using smartphone cameras as well.  Students will learn basic photo editing skills and apply them to their photographic work.  Students will share work with fellow participants to critique their own and each other’s work discussing techniques applied and story of their photo work.  Students may bring their own cameras for the class but owning a camera is not required.
Session 1   9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Pool School
Jen Grunwaldt & Jenna Starry
This course will be held in the pool at Southwest High School.  Come make a splash in learning how to improve your swimming techniques.  Students will play a variety of pool games to build endurance, showmanship and have a splash!  Students will also be given time for “free swim”.  
Session 1   9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Jump Start Reading
Carolyn Pattin
This course is designed for students who are two or more years behind their peers in reading.  Students will work on building reading comprehension and decoding skills as well as responding to literature through writing.  
Session 1 10:30 AM - 12:00 Noon
Session 2   9:00 AM - 10:30 AM


Intro to Robotics & Engineering
Jason Neukirchen
Have you ever wanted to experiment with robotics, electronics or other technologies?  In this fun and hands-on class, you will have the chance to work with alternative energy and electronics projects and also use your creativity to solve problems.  Students will build a remote-controlled vehicle with VEX Robotics components and will do a “Sumo-Bot” battle with other class robots.  
Session 1   9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Session 1 10:30 AM - 12:00 Noon
Session 2   9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Session 2 10:30 AM - 12:00 Noon


Soccer - Co-Ed
Jay Draves
After completion of this course, students will be able to:
Identify the components related to specific positions and skills needed to perform in soccer.
Demonstrate proper form and techniques as it relates to training and athletic skill development, specifically with different positions and with the warm-up routines, in soccer.
Understand the importance of leadership and decision-making as it relates to participating in soccer games with their peers.
Session 2 10:30 AM - 12:00 Noon

Speed & Strength
Riley Woldt
Utilizing Southwest High School’s fitness room, fitness equipment, outdoor space and track, this course is designed to take you to the next level.  Students will be using a variety of speed, fitness and weight training activities to help create a bigger, stronger, faster and more explosive athlete.  Effort and intrinsic motivation are a prerequisite for this class and students who sign up are expected to work hard each and every day.  This course stresses proper warm-up/cool down techniques, using good form, light weight and high repetition.
Session 1   7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Session 2   7:30 AM - 9:00 AM


Tech Tools
Jessica Jacobson
Tech Tools students will learn what digital citizenship means and its importance for middle school students in 2018.  Students will use 21st century skills to learn more about a topic of their choice and use GBAPS approved technology resources to share their learning with peers.  Students will also spend some time learning about and trying coding. 
Session 1   9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Tennis - Co-Ed
Randy Nelson
After completion of this course, students will be able to:
Identify the components related to specific positions and skills needed to perform in tennis.
Demonstrate proper form and techniques as it relates to training and athletic skill development, specifically with different positions and with the warm-up routines, in tennis.
Understand the importance of leadership and decision-making as it relates to playing tennis with their peers.
Session 1   9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Session 1 10:30 AM - 12:00 Noon

Musical Theatre Scenery & Props
Rhonda Knoespel
Well designed scenery and props have the ability to make any theatrical production come to life!  If you have ever wanted to lean how to create cool pieces of theatrical art, this is the course for you.  Students who enroll will have the opportunity to create the scenery and props that will be used for the 2018-19 Lombardi Middle School Musical.  All art supplies will be provided.  An art shirt is recommended.  
Session 1   9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Session 1 10:30 AM - 12:00 Noon

Volleyball - Girls
Andrew Heimerman
After completion of this course, students will be able to:
Identify the components related to specific positions and skills needed to perform in volleyball.
Demonstrate proper form and techniques as it relates to training and athletic skill development, specifically with different positions and with the warm-up routines, in volleyball.
Understand the importance of leadership and decision-making as it relates to participating in volleyball games with their peers.
Session 2   9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Wildlife Rescue and Rehabilitation
Jennifer Parins
Throughout this course, we will discuss different species of wildlife found in our neighborhoods and how to care for an animal that has been orphaned or abandoned by its mother.  We will be utilizing the information and staff at the Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary, specifically the R-PAWS (Rehabilitation Program at the Wildlife Sanctuary) Program materials and volunteers.

Discussions will include the needs of specific mammals, including bunnies, squirrels, possums, woodchucks and raccoons, from birth to release.  We will also discuss what people should do when they find a baby animal, how to care for young wildlife, legal considerations to take into account, how to protect yourself from diseases and injury when you find an orphan, and who to contact.  This will be a hands-on class, pending the availability of orphaned wildlife.
Session 2   9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Yoga & Mindfulness
Janelle Krebsbach
All skill levels are welcome in this class which explores various physical poses, relaxation techniques and breathing exercises.  We will utilize games and movement to have fun while learning skills that can be transferred to the classroom and home to promote general wellness.
Session 1   9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Yoga, Mediation & Stress Relief
Jennifer Ahrens
This yoga class will concentrate on physical health and mental well-being.  Students will learn body postures, breathing and meditation techniques with the goal of bringing about a sound, healthy body and a clear, peaceful mind.  Emphasis is placed on core strength, flexibility and balance as well as concentration and breath control.  
Session 2   9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

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