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May Sale Classes

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Half day classes for $75
Full day camp for $30*
Limited time - Limited space!

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Computer Programming: Turtle Talk
#128, June 8-12
9-12 noon @ Lincoln Christian High School
Students who have completed grades 3-5

#230, June 8-12
1-4 pm @ Lincoln Christian High School
Students who have completed grades 6-8
Control a "turtle" with the skills you gain by learning the computer programming language of LOGO! You will use logic to generate commands allowing you to integrate shapes, pictures and sounds into your creations. Develop games, activities and so much more for your friends as you learn the first steps in computer programming.
Coupon code: MAYDAYCP

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Build 'n Bust a Bridge
#224, June 8-12
1-4 pm @ Randolph Elementary
Students who have completed grades 4-6
Join us in a competition where you will build and destroy a bridge. Learn about bridge design and engineering as you experiment with force, load, materials and shape using computer simulations. Explore the designs that have made some bridges famous. Will your design have what it takes to support the weight or will it crumble under the load?
Coupon code: MAYDAYBB

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*Be a Hero...Be a Teacher Day Camp
#730, June 8-12
9 am-4 pm @ UNL Henzlik Hall (City Campus)
Students who have completed grades 6-9
Learn what your teachers do to prepare for class and discover secrets they won't tell you! Join like-minded middle school students, UNL pre-service teachers, UNL professors and experienced LPS teachers to explore teaching as a career. Visit the Nebraska Center for Nanoscience, Memorial Stadium, the Sheldon Museum of Art and other UNL campus locations as you learn to develop lesson plans and create a video journal with the latest technology. You will even have the opportunity to create and teach a lesson to your fellow students!
Coupon code: MDLHERO
*Special Note: Thanks to our generous donor--the discount for this camp is $200.

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Podcasting with Garageband, iMovie & iTunes
#326, June 22-26
9-12 noon @ Lux Middle School
Students who have completed grades 4-6

#428, June 22-26
1-4 pm @ Lux Middle School
Students who have completed grades 4-6

Produce, record and publish your own audio and video using Apple iLife suite. Write and research the content for a radio show using Garageband's tools such as music, jingles and even sound effects to bring your writing to life. Compose short songs with loops and beats to introduce your segments. Create a news production show using iMovie.
Coupon code: PODCAST75

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Into the WILD!
#414, June 22-26
1-4 pm @ Randolph Elementary
Students who have completed grades 3-5
Have you ever wanted to get face to face with a three foot alligator or a bull snake? Or wondered what a mountain lion's fur feels like? Learn all about wildlife as you view animals up close and personal and learn about their behaviors and habitats. Animals may include owls, hawks, alligators, snakes, fish, frogs, mammals and a few surprises.
Coupon code: WILD75

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Robotics: Lego Mindstorms EV3
#232, June 8-12
1-4 pm @ Randolph Elementary
Students who have completed grades 6-8

#420, June 22-26
1-4 pm @ Lux Middle School
Students who have completed grades 3-5

#430, June 22-26
1-4 pm @ Randolph Elementary
Students who have completed grades 3-6

#628, July 6-10
1-4 pm @ Randolph Elementary
Students who have completed grades 4-6
Use newly released LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 kits to unleash your creative powers. Complete real-world engineering and computer science challenges as you build and command robots that sit, move, talk, think and do anything you can imagine. Using your ideas and the latest LEGO operating system and sensors, there are no limits to what you can do!
Coupon code: MAYDAYROB

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Wildlife Art Sculpture
#424, June 22-26
1-4 pm @ Randolph Elementary
Students who have completed grades 3-6
Get ready to experience the exciting new way to paper mache! Through the use of a newly-discovered paper clay, construct your own 3-D sculpture with a focus on Nebraska wildlife. Study animal tracks, physical characteristics and habitats through hands-on learning with actual animal pelts and interactive presentations. Learn and apply sculpture art techniques to showcase your creative talents.
Coupon code: LIFEART75

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Sketch This--NEW
#432, June 22-26
1-4 pm @ Randolph Elementary
Students who have completed grades 4-6
If you want to learn how to draw - start here! Learn why sketching is the fundamental building block for any artist. If you can sketch well, you then have the incredible ability to problem solve visually by using your tremendous observational skills! Learn basic tips and sketching and shading techniques. Discover how fun drawing is!
Coupon code: SKETCH75

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Weaving In and Out--NEW
#434, June 22-26
1-4 pm @ Randolph Elementary
Students who have completed grades 4-6
Learn your warp from your weft as you create a new project each day. Start with paper and weave baskets from the African Tutsi tradition, then use radial looms to create a circular yarn weaving. Natural materials will fill a stick loom while felt and fabrics will help you explore colors and prints. Recycled objects will be changed into woven art for your final project.
Coupon code: WEAVE75

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Details and Instructions
• To take advantage of this offer (limited spots available per class/camp), please use the coupon code listed after the class description.
• These codes are specific for the class/camp; they can not be used for any other classes.
• This code will stay active until the spots per class fill.
• This offer does not apply to previous registrations for these classes.
• Please contact Becky (brock@brightlights.org) with any questions or issues with the registration/coupon code process.

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