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After School & School Vacation Week Programming

 

To enroll for After School and School Vacation Week Programming call 1-800-818-3434 to register.
YTH courses are not eligible for Commonwealth of Mass. employee tuition waivers.

In order to register please call 1-800-818-3434.  Please click on the course link for a more detailed course description. Questions or concerns please email us.  

 

Algebra I Review
Fall DATES TBD

These review courses are intended for students entering 7th - 12th grade that would like to strengthen their algebra skills. Classes will meet twice a week virtually for 1 hour where a MCC mathematics faculty member will review the concepts, do problems and answer questions. Content includes the following topics: Simplifying expressions, Definition of like terms, combining like terms, Linear and Polynomial, Solving Linear equations, Graphing Linear equations, Equations of lines, solving linear inequalities, Graphing linear inequalities. Students participating are required to have a solid foundation in arithmetic, including fractions and decimal operations. This class is taught using Blackboard Collaborate.   (10 hours) $150

Course Code: YTH 786 75                CRN: 14204

 

 

Algebra II Review
Fall DATES  TBD
These review courses are intended for students entering 7th - 12th grade that would like to strengthen their algebra skills. Classes will meet twice a week virtually for 1 hour where a MCC mathematics faculty member will review the concepts, do problems and answer questions. Content includes the following topics: Systems of equations, Quadratics, Graphing, Factoring, Solving (with and without quadratic Equation), Absolute Value, Radicals. Students participating are required to have a solid foundation in Algebra 1. This course is taught using Blackboard Collaborate.  (10 hours) $150

Course Code: YTH 787 75                CRN: 14205

 

Foundations of Geometry
October 6th-December 12th
Tuesday & Thursday 6pm-7:30pm

The Foundations of Geometry course will introduce the basic concepts and principles of Geometry. This course will begin by exploring basic figures such as points, lines, and planes, before expanding into common two- and three- dimensional figures. Students will learn how to find the area and volume of various figures and learn the basic principles of perpendicularity and parallelism. Throughout this course, students will use exploratory tools such as algebra, measurements, and the Pythagorean Theorem to develop a deeper understanding of shapes and other figures. This course will serve as an introduction to geometry and explore basic fundamentals to develop students' deductive and inductive reasoning skills for analytical geometry. (18 hours) $150.00

Course Code: YTH 788 75           CRN: 18160               Cost: $150.00

 

Foundations of Grammar & Punctuation Made Easy
September 29th-December 8th
Tuesdays 6:30pm-7:30pm

This course is designed to include three major areas of the language arts curriculum: the Eight Parts of Speech, correct usage, mechanics and the use of proper punctuation. These critical areas are the foundation of a well-written piece of creative writing to the more expository research types of works. Resource Recommended: The Best Grammar Workbook Ever by Miller Zoom is the platform method to be used to teach the class. (10 hours) $150.00

Course C ode: YTH 789 75           CRN: 18161                Cost: $150.00

 

The Game of Writing: The Steps to Becoming an Creative and Effective Writer
October 1st-December 10th
Thursdays 6:30pm-7:30pm

This course is designed to explore the Five Step Writing Process (Pre-writing, Writing, Revision, Editing and Publication). Additional techniques to be highlighted are: how to enhance vocabulary development, dictionary and thesaurus skills, speaking and listening skills. An introduction to literary terms and various genres will be shared to model the characteristics of timeless classics. Method used to teach the class: Zoom. (10 hours) $150.00

Course Code: YTH 790 75             CRN: 18162            Cost: $150.00

 

If you have any questions please call Program Manager, Lauren Ellis, 781-280-3669 or send us an email.
 

 

Last Modified: 8/10/20