The 'academic' component of the EE Program covers multiple pillars of the GenWise Curriculum. These curricular elements will be covered over 2 weeks (4-5 hrs/ day), as follows:
Week 1: Mathematics, Science, Design and Technology (STEM Focus)
Week 2: Nature, Society &Individual; Tools for Thinking & Communication (Humanities Focus)
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While children are free to pick either week, we strongly recommend a balanced exposure to the content over both weeks.
Decoding Advertising & Media
Open to students entering Grades 6/7
Appreciate the "man-made" nature of media, the underlying intent behind all media, through guided explorations of related questions, based on participants' life experiences. Identify specific techniques advertisements employ to attract and convince the consumer.