Due to COVID-19, the Soar in 4 model has transitioned to a monthly drive-thru program the first Wednesday of each month, held in downtown Bradenton. Each month a new ‘spotlight book’ will be featured. Families drive by 14 demonstration tables (facilitated by Manatee County teachers, non-profit organizations and volunteers) to learn how to use various […]
Click on the links below to download the June 2020 “Maybe Something Beautiful” Soar in 4 Drive-Thru Program and Extension Activities Guide: June 2020 Soar in 4 Drive Thru June 2020 Soar in 4 Spotlight Extension Activities
Our featured book for June 2020 is Maybe Something Beautiful by Isabel Campoy and Theresa Howell. This book is based on the true story of the Urban Art Trail in San Diego, California. Maybe Something Beautiful reveals how art can inspire transformation—and how even the smallest artists can accomplish something big! PARENT/TEACHER RESOURCES: For a […]
Friends, After talking with all of our key committee members we have decided that the responsible action to take will be to reschedule the upcoming Soar in 4 Professional Development and cancel the Soar in 4 family event at the Bishop Museum. This was not done without long thought and consideration. As uncertainty grows over […]
Family Heritage House and SCF Celebrate 50th anniversary of Coretta Scott King Book Awards Community Submission by Jamie M. Smith Posted Oct 31, 2019 at 1:38 PM The Family Heritage House Museum at State College of Florida, Sarasota-Manatee and the SCF Library & Learning Center have partnered with Soar in 4 to host “Finding Yourself in Stories,” a celebration of […]
Family Heritage House and SCF Celebrate 50th Anniversary of Coretta Scott King Book Awards (Bradenton, Fla., Oct. 22, 2019) — The Family Heritage House Museum at State College of Florida, Sarasota-Manatee (SCF) and the SCF Library & Learning Center have partnered with Soar in 4 to host “Finding Yourself in Stories,” a celebration of the 50th anniversary of […]
Do you want FREE Jurassic World Live or Monster Jam tickets? To be eligible, you must participate in our new ‘Soar in 4 Home Connect’ program! 1. Simply attend a Soar in 4 Event with your family. 2. After participating in any of the activities at our Soar in 4 events, continue that learning home. If […]
“Our little one just has so much energy… and they both love to learn. I skateboard, but wow. My energy still doesn’t begin to match theirs,” Dad said looking on with a smile as his daughters and their mother explored all the activity tables at Soar in 4 WEDU PBS day at The Bishop Museum.
Ethan (1st grade), Thea (kindergarten), and Tyler (3 years old) peered curiously at fossils and bones. “We had no idea the dire wolf could be so huge…” their mom shared. “It’s amazing to just be here, absorbing all the information and learning such unique and important history.” The family has been attending Soar in 4 […]
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