1/18/21







Hi STP Families,

We have great news! We will be offering some fun virtual activities in addition to tutoring sessions.

The activities listed below will be available for registration 2 weeks in advance from the scheduled date.

To register, use the following link which is the same link used for tutoring sessions: https://stponline.as.me/schedule.php

We hope you take advantage of this opportunity. If you have any questions please email us at saturdaytutoring@gmail.com or call/text us at 216-505-0885.

- Brittney & Rafael

*For STEM sessions, materials will be mailed to the address you provide during registration.*

February 6, 2021 - Strawberries have DNA?! | DNA Model(STEM Session) Students will extract DNA from a strawberry or fruit of their choice and will build a DNA model. February 13, 2021 - Step Afrika(live stream) Step Afrika! is the world’s first professional company dedicated to the tradition of stepping—a polyrhythmic, percussive dance form that uses the body as an instrument. Based on Step Afrika!’s award-winning arts education programs and more than twenty-five years of performing and teaching students, the Company has created Five Days with Step Afrika! to support the current academic environment as well as the challenges of virtual learning. February 20, 2021 - Black Violin(live stream) Black Violin is led by classically trained string players Wil B. (viola) and Dev Marcus (violin). Joining them are DJ SPS and drummer Nat Stokes. The band uses their unique blend of classical and hip-hop music, often described as “classical boom,” to overcome stereotypes and encourage people of all ages, races, and economic backgrounds to join together to break down cultural barriers. Black Violin released their latest studio album, Take the Stairs, on November 1, 2019. The record debuted at #1 on the Billboard Classical Chart, #1 on the Billboard Classical Crossover Chart, #7 on Billboard’s Top New Artists Chart, and #9 on the Billboard Hip Hop and R&B Chart. Their last record, Stereotypes also debuted #1 on Classical Crossover Chart and #4 on the Billboard R&B Chart. NPR praised the album and band, saying “their music will keep classical music alive for the next generation.” Some of their creative collaborations include Kanye West, Wu-Tang Clan, Wyclef Jean, Lil Wayne, and Alicia Keys. February 27, 2021 - Oobleck I Lava Lamps (STEM Session) Students will make oobleck (cornstarch and water) and lava lamps! March 20, 2021 - Physics and Engineering Week (STEM Session) Students will learn about engineering and design through the Spaghetti and Marshmallow Tower Challenge! Supplies for a bonus activity will be included for making a cell phone camera microscope

1/11/2021


Hello Families!

Happy 2021! Below are the details for Spring semester.

Spring semester will take place virtually (online).


  • Spring semester will begin on Saturday, January 23, 2021 and end on Saturday, March 27, 2021.

  • Zoom will be our online platform. For those who are not familiar with the platform, here is a link to Zoom tutorials: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/206618765-Zoom-video-tutorials

  • Tutoring will only take place on Saturdays from 9am-1pm.

  • 1 hour sessions are available on a first come, first serve basis.

  • Appointments must be scheduled weekly no later than the Thursday before each session.

  • Here is the link for scheduling (available starting Monday, January 18th):

  • https://stponline.as.me/schedule.php


In addition, we are asking all tutors and families to review a short orientation video. Here is the link for the orientation video: https://www.saturdaytutoring.org/post/coming-september-stp-online If you have questions please feel free to contact us by email at saturdaytutoring@gmail.com or by call or text at 216-505-0885. See you soon! Stay safe & healthy, -Brittney & Rafael

Thanks to everyone who participated in last week's session of the Science and Empowerment Roundtable. Clips from that session, the DNA Extraction, are below. Two more 1 hr. sessions remain and are available for sign up now

Week 2 (10/24) Homemade Slime | Lava Lamps - REGISTRATION AVAILABLE NOW Week 3 (11/14) Bridge-Building Competition | Design Your Own Sneakers - REGISTRATION AVAILABLE 11/1


Sign up for these, and/or our one hr. virtual tutoring sessions at

https://stponline.as.me/schedule.php




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