Leader in Training Program (LIT)

the Who” 

  • Current 7th & 8th graders

the What

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Servant Leadership
  • Self-Efficacy and Knowledge
  • Experiential Learning
  • Creativity

the When

  • June 4-22, 2018

the Where

Dream BIG Day Camp
451 Albion Street
Denver, CO  80220

the Why

Join us at our Leadership Camp where we create a healthy balance between fostering leadership both in and outside of camp. We encourage every camper to nurture a generous heart, courage of mind and a boldness of spirit and of course, dreaming BIG!

the How

Each week of the three week session focuses on a different curriculum for our Middle School campers.

Technical Skills: Throughout the camp, Middle School campers will learn in-depth how to use iMovie, Garage Band and Google Sketch-up or other iPad 3D art programs. Not only will the kids be challenged physically, but intellectually each day!

Week 1 – How to Survive Being a Teenager

Leadership Focus: How to win friends and create social movement

Curriculum Focus:  Managing the dynamics of high school, developing the long-range view of college prep, social media stressors, emergency preparation, self-defense, creating stronger family relationships and more.

Culminating Activities:

  • Visit a nearby high school and panel of HS students, teachers and administrators giving insight in a fun and meaningful way
  • Creating survival kits and learning how to survive crisis scenarios in a safe and fun environment

Field Trip Activities Include: Paddle boarding/survival day and geocaching

Week 2 – I am a Future Patent Holder

  • Leadership Focus: Building habits that build success
  • Curriculum Focus: Creating the innovations and inventions of the future
  • Culminating Activity: Young Inventor Laboratory and the Museum of Future Inventions
  • Possible Field Trips are TBD but could include: The Davinci Institute or the Wings Over the Rockies

Week 3: I am a future Entrepreneur

  • Leadership Focus: Building habits that build success
  • Curriculum Focus: Acting as an entrepreneur to develop a product and take it to market.
  • Culminating Activity: Real-Deal Market Place and the iMovie experience
  • Field Trip Activities Include:  Downtown Denver LIT Scavenger Hunt
  • As the session concludes, middle schoolers will show their iMovie, Garage Band and Google Sketch-Up creations!
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