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Level Up: This Week
May 10, 2021
Level Up is a virtual enrichment opportunity that helps students and families use their PCS Connects digital learning devices to remain connected to learning. All the sessions are free. Find out how you can Level Up this week at www.pcsb.org/levelup.
Overcoming Stage Anxiety
Stage Anxiety: The elephant in the room that no one wants to talk about but everyone experiences. We will explore the numerous physical and mental reactions that musicians experience when performing and will build a toolbox of ways to manage and handle the stress. Grades 6-8; May 10, 2021, 7-8 p.m. Join Zoom Meeting. Meeting ID: 883 3119 4369 and Passcode: stage
Virtual Science Field Trips for K-5 students
Students and families are invited to a one-hour virtual field trip to learn about different animals. Students will engage in Estuary EDventures with Tampa Bay Watch and will explore and learn about the variety of fish species found in the Tampa Bay. During this grand finale of a three-part series, students will meet Palm, the resident diamondback terrapin while learning about turtle adaptations. Tampa Bay Watch tours are limited to the first 1,500 families registered, so be sure to reserve your spot.
Tuesday, 6 p.m., May 11 – Talkin’ About Turtles: Meet Palm, our resident ornate diamondback terrapin, in this presentation about terrapins and basic turtle biology. Observe Palm up close and learn more about his unique adaptations! Register here.
Learn from ACT teacher-expert in these twice-weekly sessions!
Want to improve your ACT score? Then join Deborah Guinn, a veteran district educator with proven results, twice a week for free ACT coaching sessions. Guinn has helped hundreds of students this year and is ready to help more. You will learn test taking strategies and gain exposure to the right kind of practice. This free virtual opportunity is available to all district high school juniors and seniors who are planning to take the ACT.
Tuesdays and Thursdays, from 2-4 p.m. on Canvas. Students can self-enroll here.