Reading for Success in Math & Science

Reading for Success in Math & Science

GRADES

Entering 6th through 11th grade by fall of the upcoming school year

GOALS

  • Strengthen student skills in math and science
  • Expose students to careers in science, technology and mathematics
  • Expose students to research writing and development
  • Promote and increase student interest in reading in content areas
  • Strengthen interpersonal skills

OBJECTIVES

  • Provide classroom instruction in academic areas
  • Introduce students to skill building technology in math and science
  • Experience career options through hands-on activities
  • Interact with college faculty and students
  • Experience a variety of cultures from historical and contemporary perspectives
  • Develop critical thinking, problem solving and analytical skills

ACTIVITIES

Students will:

  • Participate in personal and professional workshops and seminars
  • Engage in classroom instruction for a better understanding of oral, written, and listening communication
  • Visit area businesses and laboratories
  • Engage in collaborative work efforts and group presentations
  • Develop and present a group project on a topic or issues related to their cultures
  • Attend regional recreational and cultural activities

LOCATION

UW-Whitewater PreCollege Programs
322 McCutchan Hall
800 W Main Street
Whitewater, WI 53190

CONTACT

Phone: 262-472-1126
Toll Free: 1-800-991-5562
Email: precollege@uww.edu

FOLLOW US

54.198.33.96
http://www.uww.edu/