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"We Do Math" Summer 2014 Camp at Clemson University

WE DO MATH!

Dates: June 15th - 20th, 2014.

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Overview:

Why do math? It’s fun, challenging, and nearly all top careers in best jobs lists involve mathematical reasoning and knowledge. This camp is for rising 9th-10th graders!

In our one- week “We Do Math! Camp”, students will review and utilize algebraic and geometric concepts while working on critical thinking and problem solving skills. Students will engage in hands-on activities led by Clemson University faculty and graduate students. Students will receive continuous feedback throughout the camp. Students will practice communicating and problem solving through a team approach.

Focus Areas: Algebra, Geometry, and Pre-Calculus

Objectives:

  • Build confidence in math through group activities
  • Build on foundational concepts
  • Explore a variety of STEM careers, in which a strong math foundation is needed
    • Automotive, Computer Science, Robotics, etc.
  • Learn test taking strategies and study skills for the SAT
  • Get to know fellow campers in Girl Circle Time

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WE DO MATH! Summer Camp Application

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T-shirt Size: Adult  Youth 

Please indicate participation in any activities or special honors related to mathematics or science (examples: Girl Scouts, 4-H, science fair, etc.).

After completing the on-line application, please mail the following:

  • A copy of your two most recent report cards (photocopies acceptable)
  • A letter of recommendation from a teacher indicating your interest or aptitude in mathematics or science
  • A brief one-page summary on why you want to attend “We do Math” Summer Camp.

Please Note: After we have reviewed your application, and if you are accepted into our summer program, we will ask for payment of $700.00.
Applications that do not include all of these items will not be considered.

To be considered for a need-based scholarship, please complete the following:

Parent’s Name No. of Children in Family Ethnic Origin
Father’s Occupation Salary
Mother’s Occupation Salary

Payment will be finalized, upon acceptance into the program. Please specify which payment option you will be using below.

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Contact Information

If you have any questions, or if you would like information on financial assistance, please call 864-656-7472 or email wserita@clemson.edu.