About this event:
Are you using Discus in your homeschool? It’s a FREE resource for all SC residents! Now’s the chance for you and your high schooler to learn about all the amazing resources available in Discus that you can use in your homeschool.
NOTE: This event is arranged especially for REACH members. The State Library is offering this workshop for FREE. Space is limited, please preregister to reserve your space. Let’s show the library how much we appreciate this FREE workshop, by following thru with our attendance.
REACH contact person for this workshop is Kim: 803-348-2419.
>Discus Workshop for High Schoolers (grades 9-12)
Monday, January 14
Check in at 9:30
At SC State Library’s Computer Training Room
1500 Senate St., Columbia 29201
Middle and high school homeschoolers, this is your opportunity to start the new year with great online resources! This workshop will cover content and tools to support everything from science experiments to Shakespeare assignments. Through hands-on activities, you will learn applications to use textual and multimedia content for projects, papers,and assignments. You will also learn about career exploration, skill-building modules, and practice tests available for the ASVAB, PSAT, SAT, and ACT exams.
The homeschool parent or guardian is required to attend with the student. Make sure both the student and the parent are registered separately to insure adequate seating. No younger siblings permitted. Please send your high schooler with an adult (or contact Kim if you would like to drop-off your high school participant with her).
Check-in begins at 9:30 am. The workshop starts promptly at 10:00 am and concludes at 1:00 pm.
Attendees will first check-in at the library’s Front Desk and then proceed to the basement where the workshop check-in will be held.
Preregister with this link: Discus for High Schoolers
REACH contact person for this workshop is Kim: 803-348-2419. If you have any questions before the workshop, or if you’re running late or need to reach me on the day of the workshop. Parking is available on the street–the parking app makes it easy to add additional time to the meter mid-way thru the workshop.
Let’s also aim to go to lunch afterward for a bit of socialization! Plan for that extra time in your schedule too.