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Camps: Rising 9-10th Graders

Education Unlimited provides a variety of programs designed especially for 9th and 10th graders. These programs include high school preparation, critical thinking camps, and college tours, as well as enrichment programs in subjects such as acting, computers, and public speaking. Please browse our offerings below, and don't hesitate to contact us if you have any questions.


A+ Summer High School

A+ Summer High School challenges rising 9th and 10th-grade students with high-level academic activities that develop the skills needed for high school success and achievement. Over the course of seven days, students will attend classes in advanced argumentative writing, critical reading, and logic/ problem-solving. Students will also receive...

A+ Summer Leadership

We developed our summer leadership training programs around the premise that students should strive to be effective leaders who demonstrate excellence by their approach and by their accomplishment -- the kind of leaders that, by virtue of their ability to lead and superior service, will prompt a teacher to write them an uncommonly powerful...

Advanced Video Production

Advanced Video Production Camp offers students entering grades 9 – 12 the unique opportunity to develop multimedia production skills including scripting for video, lighting, directing, shooting, editing and special effects. This advanced camp is perfect for high-schoolers who have already dabbled in digital filmmaking (or even who have attained...

Astrophysics - Gr 9-10

The astrophysics course will establish a firm introduction of the forces at work upon the fabric of the universe and how these dynamics interplay to create the structure and harmony that we observe today.

Beginning from the cosmic chaos, astrophysics will delineate the foundation goals of the field through tracing the evolution of the universe...

California Actors Workshop

California High School Actors Workshop focuses on teaching the professional acting techniques that translate onto both stage and screen. Over the course of 14 days, students participate in a morning core curriculum, choose from a variety of specialized afternoon electives, and rehearse a final performance showcasing their talent and hard work....

California Actors Workshop (Abridged)

This one-week program builds students' acting, creative expression and public speaking skills, helping students perform confidently onstage in a variety of settings. Through daily monologue work, scene work and a variety of electives, the students will discover how to create rapport with the audience and let their personal charisma shine.

California College Tour

Join us for California College Tour, which visits the top schools throughout California! Students arrive in San Francisco on the first evening, and make their way from San Francisco south to San Diego visiting top universities and sampling the local culture along the way! Our tour is unique in the quality of our housing, food and travel...

CAPC Choice

CAPC Choice is a 7-day residential program that provides Test Scholars SAT prep, personal statement writing and college counseling curriculum, similar to our residential College Admission Prep Camp but for students who would prefer to participate in only part of the camp curriculum. 

Each student will choose two of the following courses to...

Computer Programming

Education Unlimited's Computer Programming offerings go beyond simply interacting with a computer. Instead, campers will dive into writing their own codes to create executable software that run on their computers. While each programming language has its own unique strengths and uses, Java and Python are two popular and indispensable languages...

East Coast College Tour

Join us for East Coast College Tour, which visits the top schools throughout the North East! Students arrive in Boston by Saturday evening, and make their way from Boston south to Washington DC visiting top universities and sampling the local culture along the way! Our tour is unique in the quality of our housing, food and travel arrangements....

Emerging Writers Institute - 10th - 12th Grade

Emerging Writers Institute creative writing camp is a two-week summer writing program for teens. Rising 10th-12th graders experience a unique curriculum designed to develop and support students’ imaginative writing across literary genres. This creative writing summer program encourages students to challenge themselves technically and...

Emerging Writers Institute - 7th - 9th Grade

Emerging Writers Institute is a unique opportunity for rising 7th - 9th graders to explore creative writing.

From day one, students are challenged through small group seminars focused on fiction, poetry, and creative non-fiction. In these seminars, and at daily writing workshops, students investigate the fundamentals of storytelling and...

English Immersion

English Immersion Two-Week Suite

The Education Unlimited English Immersion Suite combines two of our most successful programs: Public Speaking and Leadership, into a dynamic two week program aimed at improving fluency in spoken/written English as well as mastery of the social norms necessary to be successful in the US business workplace....

Graphic Design/3D Imaging

The graphic design week of Computer Camp will explore the theory and principles behind graphic design as well as provide hands-on experience with computer-aided design. The campers will be introduced to a history of graphic design as well as current day trends in design. Focusing on graphic designs impetus to web applications, such as...

Journalism

 

High School Workshop

While the ways in which the American public consumes news are constantly evolving, new and digital media have created a huge demand for high-quality content. Journalistic skills — writing, information gathering,  interviewing, and critical reading — have never been more important, and these skills will give students a...

Mock Trial - High School

High School Mock Trial offers high school students a unique opportunity to learn public speaking skills through a concentrated focus on the American judicial system.  

The adversarial nature of the American legal system places a premium on effective communication and persuasion through well-reasoned arguments. Therefore, our focus on this...

Neuroanatomy - Gr 8-9

In this course, students will learn the anatomy and physiology of various systems in the brain and apply what they know to fictitious neurological patients. Specifically, we will focus on the cerebral cortex, various sub-cortical structures, the visual system, somatosensory system, and the motor system in the brain and spinal cord. The...

Neuroanatomy - Gr 9-10

In this course, students will learn the anatomy and physiology of various systems in the brain and apply what they know to fictitious neurological patients. Specifically, we will focus on the cerebral cortex, various sub-cortical structures, the visual system, somatosensory system, and the motor system in the brain and spinal cord. The...

Prep Camp Excel (TM)

Prep Camp ExcelTM is for motivated rising 9th and 10th-grade students seeking to excel in high school so that when college application time rolls around, they have attained the best possible GPA, resume, and course of study. This seven-day camp offers students exposure to many of the same principles that older students get at College Admission...

Public Speaking Institute - 9th-12th

Designed to help students build confidence in their public speaking skills, our Public Speaking Institute trains students in public speaking, logic and rhetoric through an interactive and dynamic curriculum that encourages incremental progress through ongoing practice and exercise. Over the course of the program, students will participate in...

Public Speaking Institute - Advanced

Held at Stanford University, the Advanced Public Speaking Institute is designed for high school students who are already comfortable speaking in public and are prepared to make their voices heard.

Students have access to our most experienced speech and debate faculty, trusted instructors and coaches who gently push the students to hone their...

Robotics - Gr 7-9

In this course, students will explore the emerging science of robot mechanics as they build and program their robot from scratch, remotely control it, experiment with light and pressure sensors, create drive trains for varying terrains, and play robotic sports.

 

Students will use the VEX robotics platform, the world’s premier classroom...

Robotics - Gr 9-10

In this course, students will explore the emerging science of robot mechanics as they build and program their robot from scratch, remotely control it, experiment with light and pressure sensors, create drive trains for varying terrains, and play robotic sports.

 

Students will use the VEX robotics platform, the world’s premier classroom...

Summer Focus Enrichment

Summer Focus Enrichment provides a unique opportunity for students to experience a taste of life at UC Berkeley and UCLA while developing critical academic skills. Students live on campus and split their day between Education Unlimited's proven curriculum and excursions to explore UC Berkeley, UCLA, the surrounding city, and the greater San...

Video Production Camp

The Video Production Camp, campers produce, direct, light, shoot and edit like the experts as they complete exercises and projects culminating in making their own short movie. Students will learn to utilize titles, graphics, music, voice-over, and live-action video while developing leadership, communication, project management, creative design,...

Web Design

Education Unlimited's Web Design series introduces and familiarizes campers with the process of creating and scheming interactive websites and applications. By using tools including HTML, CSS, and Javascript, campers will learn the mechanics of webpage layouts, content production, and elements of graphic design. 

Web Design - CSS & HTML 

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