Become a detective and use your investigative skills to find clues and solve puzzles! In this class, work collaboratively with other students to resolve mysteries and find out why things are not always how they appear. Read different tales, including The Puzzling World of Winston Breen by Eric Berlin, experiencing danger, fantasy, and suspense. Work through these tales on the hunt for answers, analyzing clues in the settings, plots, and characters. Additionally, pen a mystery story of your own to share with others!Note: Students must have a copy of The Puzzling World of Winston Breen for this class. Families may purchase new or used copies or find them at your school or local library.
About Online Your Extraordinary Saturday (YES)
For Students In Grades 1 – 4
MITY’s online learning program for talented younger students features inquiry-based classes covering a range of high interest topics. Students are grouped by age (1st/2nd and 3rd/4th) to ensure the appropriate level of challenge. Each class contains four synchronous learning sessions, hands-on activities and ways to extend learning at home. In addition, one week of each session is used exclusively for social emotional development and fun community building activities.