Classes

Level Up Village Classes

Engineering:  Global Inventors in Training (3D Printing)

Join us on an adventure to transform the world as we know it!  Harness the power of one of the most exciting technologies of our time – 3D printing – and explore the engineering design process to create innovative solutions to a real life, major global issue – a lack of electricity.  Students will learn to create solar powered inventions, how to use design software, understand the engineering design process and learn the importance of prototyping.  They will hear from and collaborate with their global partners giving the work they do even more context and applicability.  Learn More

Biology: Global Doctors in Training (Biology)

Join us a tour of human body systems through individual specimen dissections led by a local doctor.  Then connect with a global partner student and be the ambassador of your own learning as you share observations and conclusions with one another through video letter or live video conferencing!  Learn More

Global Video Game Designers in Training (Coding)

Increasingly called, “the literacy of our time”, coding (or as we used to call it, “programming”) has emerged as a key skill for students growing up today.  In this class students think far past just playing the game and are instead empowered to make the game.  We leverage the MIT program, “Scratch” that was designed to teach young children how to code using visual, simple, colorful building blocks to teach foundation level coding principals…. Learn more!

Global Scientists in Training (Chemistry)

Students in this class will explore the properties of water through hands on experiments, by building a model of ground water and creating real, working water filters.  Students will connect each week with a global partner student with little access to clean water, working with them to learn how to solve the global water crisis. Learn More

Global App Developers in Training (Mobile Application Development)

New this Winter!  Students in this class will create working, real mobile applications based on their own interests!  Get to ready to be wowed!  More information coming soon!

Global Philanthropists in Training (Humanities)

Calling all inquiring minds! Like art? Board Games? Meeting new friends? Would you like to become the leader? Pair up with a child from a Level Up Village Partnership school and CREATE and PLAY!  Your class and a class at your partner school will form a bond through inquiry, art and GAMES! Unleash your inner global citizen and philanthropist to put together the pieces of a fundraiser and raise money on behalf of your new friend across the globe! Learn More

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