Benefits to High School FAMA Fellows:
All sessions will take place at the Centro Cultural Hispano. Teachers, Texas State pre-service teachers and FAMA fellows will arrive at least 30 minutes before student daily arrival and depart 30 minutes after the student program ends each day.
Location: Centro Cultural Hispano de San Marcos (CCHSM) 211 Lee Street San Marcos, TX 78666
Time: FAMA Fellows: Mon- Sat., | 7:30 am – 3:30 pm
Camp Students: Mon- Sat., | 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
An experienced team of STEM Curriculum & Instruction faculty from Texas State University will oversee the learning & research program. FAMA Fellows will receive training with the curriculum and materials prior to their assigned camp.
Camp themes include materials engineering, aerodynamics, robotics, and rocketry among others.
Student Participants & Classroom Support:
Participating students will be rising 3rd grade- 8th grade San Marcos CISD students. It is planned to have 1 In-Service Teacher, 1 Pre-Service Teacher, and 1 high school student fellow, for each classroom of 25 students. Students may be ESL and/or Spanish bilingual students.
FAMA Fellows will have to bring their own lunch. There are also two nearby restaurants. Parking is free.