Fine tune your leadership skills in this course where students take an active role in leading deep discussions in response to analysis of a text. Social-emotional learning will take place through the exploration of and identification with characters, themes, and situations within texts. You will have multiple opportunities to wrestle with various topics, themes and issues. Students will become actively engaged in the learning process as they listen to and learn from each other. It is the perfect environment to practice respectful conversations about topics in which members may or may not have the same opinion as you. You will learn to become aware of self and others, practice strong conversational skills and develop essential listening skills that will benefit you as a critical thinker and a life-long learner.
Pass the Mic
About Online ExplorSchool
For Students In Grades 5 – 8
MITY’s Online ExplorSchool provides bright students with the opportunity to explore a topic of interest with similarly motivated peers. The goal is to keep students challenged and engaged as they build, create, and solve real world problems. Each class features a variety of activities that take students away from a screen as they use their hands to design and construct. Importantly, students also have opportunities to socialize with their peers through non-academic activities.