Babes, babes, babes! Soar In 4 is great for all ages – from the very young to their grandparents, activities that result in learning through play keep these families engaged.
Many families benefit from volunteer Norm Nelson’s guidance with the Footsteps2Brilliance program. Footsteps2Brilliance is a transformative pre-K through 3rd grade literacy solution that utilizes mobile technology to connect school, home, and the community for academic success. Its innovative Mobile Technology Platform allows comprehensive literacy apps to be accessed online or offline […]
Alexandra and Julian’s mom teaches yoga at the Central Library during Soar In 4. “The focus is on our breathing right now,” she explains to the group of students seated on mats. “Expand… and relax,” she says, leaning forward for a good stretch.
At 8 months old, Alexandra is already attending Soar in 4. Julian, age 3, enjoys the tablets and learning early literacy program “Footsteps2Brilliance.” A mental health coach enhancing the focus of student athletes at IMG Academy, Dad is attending with Julian and Alexandra while Mom donates her time to teach Soar In 4 students yoga […]
These siblings attend King Middle and Manatee Elementary. They love playing together and focused their start of Soar in 4 at the Ozobot robots and Mouse Engineering stations. Their favorite part are the Ozobot robots, as well as anything to do with engineering. “Oh look! It’s open!” exclaimed one of the youngest boys, as he […]
Mom smiles on as her children (regulars at Soar In 4) learn to make drums using household objects.
All the children from this family attend Oneco Elementary School – and they all attend every Soar in 4! Each time they visit Soar in 4 at The Bishop host location, they run outside to quickly make their sandwiches so that they can focus on watching the manatees as a family.
Kamille Bratton is a Physical Education teacher at Blackburn Elementary. Soar in 4 is a unique experience; there’s always a variety of activities from which to learn and the activities are different every time. “It’s always new for them and they are so excited to reach each new station because they never know what to […]
Two moms brought their kids to play at Soar In 4. As they shared a meal, they were shocked and awed by the manatees and then played in The Bishop’s Courtyard. “It is amazing to get out of the house, do something different… and free,” explained Kyla’s Mom. When asked her favorite part, Kyla kept […]
Miss Liz from the Association of Florida Teaching Artists engages with family members, teaching them the beauty and accessibility of art. The Association of Florida Teaching Artists is an association of fine arts, literary arts, and performing arts professionals who also teach. Member artists have been trained to use their individual art forms to strengthen […]