Online Summer Programs

 

K – 6th Virtual Summer Camp

PUENTE Summer Virtual Camp is FREE and open to PUENTE students K – 3 and neighborhood children grades 4 – 6. The program offers four weeks – July 6 thru July 31, 2020 – of stimulating activities to provide continuity of learning through the summer.

Kind Kinders
10 am – 11 am M-F  Instructor: Ms. Hernandez estefania@puente.org
Students will practice letters, sounds, numbers, shapes, and color recognition. Teacher will provide activities in social and emotional learning in preparation for Kindergarten. Found materials art projects and song and dance provide the fun!

1st Grade: Amazing Maps
11 am – 12 pm M-F  Instructor: Ms. Torres evelyn@puente.org
Learn about all kinds of maps through reading, math, writing, and fun art projects. Children will discover how to use a compass, find their home on a map, learn fun facts about their city, state, and other points of interest. Students will use their new mapping skills to make pirate and treasure maps.

2nd Grade: Magical Mystery Tour
1 pm – 2 pm M-F Instructor: Mr. Salguero brandon@puente.org
Students will unlock the mysteries of science, math, and history through the Magic School Bus and Magic Tree House books. Science, art, and creative writing projects will bring these mysteries to life.

3rd Grade: We’ve Got Dirt
9 am – 10 am M-F Instructor: Mr. Chavez horacio@puente.org
What is the Earth made of? What is in the ground we walk on? Students will learn the materials that make-up dirt and the layers of the Earth through videos, readings, art, and science lessons.

4th – 6th Grade: Things that Go
10 am – 11 am M-F  Instructor: Ms. Garcia jackie@puente.org
During this exciting and educational adventure, students will learn about the power that makes things go. What is the force behind machines? Students will design and test force and momentum with at-home materials.

                       Click here to register! Need assistance accessing Zoom links?                            Contact our Registrar: 626-935-9231


College and Career Summer Program

1st Year College Students
July 6 – July 17
Topics: College Culture, Community Building, The First-Year Experience, Goal Setting,
Living on Campus, Money Management

12th Grade Students
July 20 – July 31
Topics: College Admissions, College Majors, EOP Questions,
Jobs, Internships, and Volunteering Opportunities, Personal Statements

2nd Year College Students
July 6, July 13, July 20, July 27 
Topics: Are you on track? Show me the Money, Expand your Horizons, Major Decisions

Questions? Need Information? Jasmine Medrano at jasmine@puente.org or 213-265-5564


Adult Summer Program

Vocational Skills Program
Intermediate Digital Skills
M, T, Th, F 10:00 am-11:00 am Instructor: Antonio Gomez
In this course students will learn to use Zoom, Photo Editing, Microsoft Paint, and Microsoft Sway

High School Diploma
Independent Lab Work
M, T, Th, F 9 am-12 pm Instructor: Guillermo Rincon
Students will finish assigned course work to complete contracts with online assistance from instructor.

English as a Second Language
ESL Conversation M-Th 6:30 pm-7:30 pm Instructor: Joshua Block
Multi-level class – students practice speaking, listening, reading, grammar, and vocabulary
ESL Conversation Saturdays 10:00am-11:00am Instructor: Joshua Block
Multi-level class – students practice speaking, listening, reading, grammar, and vocabulary
ESL 1-2 M, T, Th, F 10 am -11 am Instructor: Ana Herrera
Beginning level students practice reading, grammar, vocabulary
ESL 3- 5 M, T, Th, F 11:15 am-12:15 pm Instructor: Ana Herrera
Intermediate level speaking, listening, reading, and grammar review

Bilingual Workforce Success Academy with UCLA Extension
Wednesdays 10 am-12 pm
Topics: Preparing to Succeed at Work, Communication Effectiveness, Managing Conflict and Disagreement at Work, Wellbeing during the Workday

REGISTER HERE! Need Assistance? Contact our Registrar: 626-935-9231