Kids Create: Science Quest Inquiry

Posted by: Becca Smith Hill

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The kids in our after school program learned about the properties of water this week during their Science Quest lesson.  Using common items, the students investigated how an ice skater can glide so smoothly across the ice.
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A Love/Hate Relationship with Data

Posted by: Becca Smith Hill

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Data.

As St. Lawrence Place and Trinity Housing become a best practice in helping homeless families gain independence, we are also working towards gathering the most accurate data possible to build our case programs such as ours work.

Funders want it. But people like me hate it.
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SLP After School Program- Giving Back

Posted by: Becca Smith Hill

Last week, in honor of Valentine’s Day, the children in our after school program created 42 Valentine’s Day cards & then delivered  them to the Pruitt Health nursing home.  The residents were so thrilled to have the handmade cards!

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Kids Create: After School Fun

Posted by: Becca Smith Hill

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Forgive us for just a moment while we brag: the St. Lawrence Place after school program is pretty amazing.  We not only provide a safe, consistent, convenient and affordable after school opportunity for the homeless children living at SLP as well as the kids living at Family Shelter, but we also infuse the program with educational and engaging activities daily!
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Kids Create: Glow in the Dark Fun!

Posted by: Becca Smith Hill

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USC volunteers provided some science fun for the kids in our after school program this week–some glow-in-the-dark fun!

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Kids Create: Human Body Models with Project Vida

Posted by: Becca Smith Hill

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Project Vida, a long-time volunteer group in the St. Lawrence Place after school program from USC, recently taught the kids about the human body and its many functions.

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