Teen Classes/Workshops

  • June 20, 2018

    ACT Math Review

    With Rajiv Khanna. For grades 10-12. This class provides you with an intensive review of the math concepts needed to ace the math section of the ACT. Space is limited! You must register at least one week in advance to be guaranteed a book on the first day. Register now for ACT Math Review.

    • Venue:
      Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
    • Meets On:
          Wednesdays, June 20 - July 25
    • Time:
      5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Address:
      251 West Second St.
      Lexington, KY, 40507
    • Cost:
      $65 (includes book)
    • Addl Info:
         

      No class July 4

  • June 21, 2018

    Math through Dungeons & Dragons

    With Elaphe Crubb. For grades 6-9. Join us for an adventure in learning! This class uses the fantasy role-playing game Dungeons & Dragons to show kids how fun critical thinking, teamwork, and math can be. Through co-operative storytelling, kids learn to work together to solve problems with the tools provided. Math topics covered range from addition and multiplication to alegbra and probability, depending on the individual student’s needs. Elaphe Crabb holds multiple degrees in math and engineering from UK, and works with private students in multiple subjects and educ...

    • Venue:
      Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
    • Meets On:
          Thursdays, June 21 - August 9
    • Time:
      5:15 pm - 7:15 pm
    • Address:
      251 West Second St.
      Lexington, KY, 40507
    • Cost:
      FREE
  • August 2, 2018

    Creative Writing Teen Retreat

    For grades 9-12. Attention teen writers! Join us for this one-of-a-kind retreat for the next great generation of writers. You'll work with talented writers, spend free time putting your pen to paper in an inspiring environment, and get to know peers who share similar passions! Instructors include Jay McCoy (co-owner of Brier Books), Sarah Combs (author of The Light Fantastic), and Gwenda Bond (author of Lois Lane: Triple Threat). Please bring your own lunch both days.

    • Venue:
      Carnegie Center for Literacy and Learning
    • Time:
      9:30 am - 4:00 pm
    • Address:
      251 West Second St.
      Lexington, KY, 40507
    • Cost:
      $75
    • Addl Info:
         

      Register now for Creative Writing Teen Retreat.

  • August 6, 2018

    Study Skills Boot Camp

    For grades 8-12. Join Carnegie’s College Prep Mentor Beth Murner for our inaugural Study Skills Boot Camp! Our goal is to empower students with effective study skills so that the next school year will be their best. Topics will include organization; time management and prioritization; creating a good study space; how to study actively; and improving reading comprehension. Students will work individually and in groups during this dynamic, motivational boot camp. Beth Murner, Carnegie Center College Prep Mentor, has worked with hundreds of satisfied study skills students. Feel free to contact...

    • Venue:
      Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
    • Meets On:
          Monday, August 6
    • Time:
      5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Address:
      251 West Second St.
      Lexington, KY, 40507
    • Cost:
      $30