30 Jun
Activities

Music

Music can be a universal expression of emotion.  Students will be experiencing the sounds and emotion of the music and will be learning musical notes to...
30 Jun
Activities

Drama and the Psychological Experience

Students will have an opportunity to create and express themselves in the dramatic arts.  Psycho-drama, as well as theater arts, can offer a safe and creative...
30 Jun
Activities

Career planning and life skill practice

Students will work in groups and alone to consider and plan career choices, job interview skills, college application, banking, and many other choices and...

Summer of Hope Pedagogy

Summer Educational/ Therapeutic program for Syrian New Comers in Houston, TX. July 3- August 10, 2017

Program Schedule

10:00-10:45 ESL English || 10:45-11:30 Social Studies || 11:30-12:15 Lunch/Recess || 12:15-1:00 Science & Life Skills in the U.S

Program Summary

Summer of Hope offers core curriculum subjects taught within a therapeutically mindful and healing space. Focusing on ESL embedded in English, Science, Social Studies and Life Skills in the U.S.A.

Core Subjects

Encouraging the intellectual and personal growth of all children beginning with literacy. Simple reading passages are offered to students to work on synthesis, comprehension and vocabulary building.

Life Skills in the U.S.A

This curriculum aims to raise cultural awareness and helps equip students with the necessary knowledge and skills that are needed to feel part of the society.

Theme IV: Health and Wellness

Medical Public Health Clinic legacy and resources Mental Health Students will be exposed...

Theme III: Career Week

Social Skills How to ask appropriate questions, social boundary, Empathy, basic etiquette...

Theme I: Celebrating America

4th of July Introduce American symbols, tradition, and the concept of Why and How we celebrate...

Theme II: Out in the Big City

Hurricanes and Tornados Provide student with information on natural disaster, Evacuation plans,...

Amazing volunteer

Businesses often become known today through effective marketing. The marketing may be in the form of a regular news
item or half column society news in the Sunday newspaper.

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Enrichment Activities

for Summer of Hope Sponsored by World Wide Mental Health

30 Jun

Music

Music can be a universal expression of emotion.  Students will be experiencing the sounds and...
30 Jun

Drama and the Psychological Experience

Students will have an opportunity to create and express themselves in the dramatic arts. ...
30 Jun

Career planning and life skill practice

Students will work in groups and alone to consider and plan career choices, job interview skills,...
30 Jun

Yoga

Neurologists have documented the benefit of yoga on the body and mind for relaxation and mindful...