Instruction with a highly qualified educator
Building a bridge using engineering concepts.
Circuit Game Activity
ARTS & SCIENCE
Fresno Art Museum
"A SMASHING SUCCESS"
FAM-SAM Science and Makers Workshops
Learn science and master the art of tinkering and inventing!
Makers’s Hall of Fame: Learn how to become a maker, inventor, and innovator. Take apart broken machines while learning how they work and the use of tools and tool safety. Learn science and engineering design to build projects from your own imagination. Have fun exploring the science of light, sound, physics, and the environment through hands-on learning activities. Key 21st Century skills such as teamwork, communication, collaboration, and ideation are stressed in this innovative approach to learning. Workshops organized by age group and limited to 15 students. Register early to guarantee your spot.http://makerfaire.com/
Fresno Art Museum and SAM Academy
present weekly summer programs in
Art, Science and Music
Register early - half day and full day
Experience the visual arts
in a unique environment
that only an art museum can provide.
Explore Science with Maker Workshops...
learn science and master the art of
tinkering and inventing!
Innovate on keyboard and guitar
in unique Music Workshops.
Be a superstar!
Brochure of Summer 2013 Program
Available at a future date
Arts & Science Academy
Available at a future date
Experience FAM-SAM Summer Music Workshops for Children.
Keyboard for Kids - Ages 7 to 10: An innovative workshop for piano where tradition and technology meet in harmony. This exciting program is tailored for children to learn how to play the piano, providing a foundation for developing musical creativity. The workshop features music reading, ensemble playing, singing and a big emphasis on having fun. Workshops organized by age group and limited to 15 students. Register early to guarantee your spot.
Keyboard for Ages 11 on up: An innovative workshop for piano where tradition and technology meet in harmony. This piano workshop has a strong appeal for adolescents with diverse learning styles, and focuses on “minds-on-hands-on” learning. Students will have the ideal setting for developing musical creativity. Imagine playing simples songs on the very first day! Dream of playing popular, classical, jazz, blues and country songs while applying skills such as fingerobics, music reading, theory and notation. Workshops organized by age group and limited to 15 students. Register early to guarantee your spot.
Guitalele for Kids- Ages 7 to 10: A course where guitar and ukulele meet. The Guitalele is a cross between a classical guitar and a tenor ukulele with six strings. The Guitalele is a fun and easy instrument to play for all ages and is the newest fad for younger string students these days. Learn to sing and play the Guitalele. Be a superstar! Workshops organized by age group and limited to 15 students. Register early to guarantee your spot.
Guitar for Ages 11 on up: From classical guitar to pop music, students will experience a window into instant fame. The guitar is a powerful instrument and has been one of the most popular instruments catalyzing the progression of rock and roll. Aside from all the fame, students will master the skills necessary such as scales, chords, strumming patterns and songs to sing along with playing. Play the only “Fresno Summer Idol” stage in town! Workshops organized by age group and limited to 15 students. Register early to guarantee your spot.