STUDENT SERVICES

View the descriptions of the current services that the ACE Program offers. Contact our Student Services Coordinator if you would like to add services to the menu of options. We aim to offer a variety of services that meet your needs, we welcome your feedback on how we can better serve you.

 

Once you have reviewed our services, be sure to add to the cart and complete the checkout process. You may also add multiple services at a time. Upon checkout, book your Service Verification appointment with our SSC.

Kumon Math and Reading Center 

The Kumon Math Program:

A comprehensive curriculum that develops the necessary skills to help children progress from counting through calculus.

The Kumon Reading Program: Begins with basic phonics and progresses all the way through advanced reading comprehension.

You may select from 1 of 5 Kumon locations: 

Little Rock

North Little Rock

Bentonville 

Fayetteville 

Lowell

Sylvan Learning of Little Rock

Academic Reading: 

Instructional support focused on building comprehension, phonetic, and vocabulary skills.

 

Math Essentials:

Instructional support focused on building algebraic, geometric, and order of operation skills requiring mathematical calculations. 

 

Sylvan Sync Writing: 

Instructional support focused on writing mechanics such as grammar, spelling, and punctuation.

 

ACT/SAT Prep:

Instructional support focused on strategy and skill preparation for college entrance examinations.

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AR STEM Coalition:

 

UA STEM Center  Fayetteville -

 

STEM Girls Soar 

AR STEM Coalition:

 

UA STEM Center  Fayetteville -

 

STEM Girls Soar 

Boy with DIY Robot

AR STEM Coalition:

 

UA STEM Center  Fayetteville -

 

Robot Revolution: Ozobots and Coding

Your easily programmable robot ball will inspire creativity and curiosity as you learn about coding through play.

 

This 4-week course will be

60 minutes, 1 day per week.

Grades: 3rd - 8th

T or W: Time TBD

Duration: 60 mins

In this math challenge make two different sizes of origami butterflies.  What do you notice  about your butterfly creations?

Grades: K5 - 5th

Dates & Times: TBD

Duration: 60 mins

AR STEM Coalition:

 

UA STEM Center Fayetteville - Virtual

UCA STEM Center Conway - Virtual

 

Math Fun: Comparing Origami Butterflies

Math Formulas and a Calculator

AR STEM Coalition:

 

UA STEM Center Fayetteville - Virtual

UCA STEM Center - Virtual

 

Math Fun: Tons of Triangles

How many connected triangles can you draw in this math challenge? Learn about angles, counting, exponents, fractals, triangles and much more!

Grades: 3rd - 12th 

Dates & Times: TBD

Duration: 60 mins

Light and Shadow

AR STEM Coalition:

 

UA STEM Center Fayetteville - Virtual

UCA STEM Center Conway - Virtual

 

Math Fun: Mondrian Puzzles

Discover and create Mondrian artwork in this math challenge. Math concepts in this challenge are arithmetic, geometry, proportions and ratios. 

Grades: 3rd - 8th 

T, W: Time TBD 

Duration: 60 mins

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AR STEM Coalition:

 

UCA STEM Center  

Conway - Virtual

Exploring Engineering

Building rocket, catapults and other interesting things to demonstrate science topics.

Grades: 3rd - 8th 

Day & Time: TBD 

Duration: 60 mins

AR STEM Coalition:

 

UCA STEM Center Conway - Virtual

 

The Physics of Roller Coasters

Did you know that roller coasters do not have an engine that propels them along the track?  Discover the physics of roller coasters in this hands-on class.

Grades: 3rd - 5th

Duration: 60 mins

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AR STEM Coalition:

 

UCA STEM Center - Virtual

 

Math Fun: 2-D Looping Colors 

How can you uses color and long, looping, self-intersecting lines to meet back where you began? This math challenge uses counting, functions, geometry, knot theory, vertices/intersections.

Grades: 3rd - 8th 

Duration: 60 mins

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AR STEM Coalition:

 

UCA STEM Center Conway - On Campus

 

Astronomy and Spheros Day Camp

Learn about Native  American astronomy, build a constellation and a battle bot challenge using easily programmable Spheros

Grades: 6 - 12th 

Days & Times: TBD 

Duration: 4 days at 3 hrs./day

AR STEM Coalition:

 

UCA STEM Institute   

Conway - Virtual

Math Tutoring

Math word problems, fractions and other basic math concepts

Grades: 3rd - 5th 

Day & Time: TBD 

Duration: 2x/week 

AR STEM Coalition:

 

Henderson State University STEM Center - Virtual

 

Ready Set Robotics

Ready! Set! Robotics! Students engage in coding, computing, and robotics with the micro:bit and Smart Cutebot. Participants use their creativity to program accelerometers, light and temperature sensors, and more to use the micro:bit and the Cutebot in exciting activities.

This is a two-part series. Students must complete part one of the series to enroll in  part two.

Grades: 6 - 12th

Duration: 90 mins

May: Days & Times TBD 

AR STEM Coalition:

Henderson State University STEM Center - Virtual

 

Learn about circuits and block style coding using  Makey Makey and Scratch.  

Learn about circuits and block style style coding using  Makey Makey and Scratch. This series includes lessons on circuitry, block based coding, engineering design process. The final project has participant design and create their own musical instruments!  No music or coding background required! 

Grades: 3rd - 12th 

Duration: 90 mins

May: Days & Times TBD 

AR STEM Coalition:

 

UALR STEM Center Little Rock - On Campus

 

STEM Camp

STEM topics for the camp will include computer science, engineering design and process, and environmental science.

Grades: 3rd - 8th 

Date: June 21st - 23rd; 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM 

Duration: 3 days at 3 hrs./day

AR STEM Coalition:

 

UAFS STEM Center   

Fort Smith - Virtual

 

Probability Activities

Have fun learning the basic rules of probability while participating in fun activities.  You will get the chance to use spinners, dice, and other homemade items to conduct probability experiments.  

 

Grades: 6 - 12th 

May: Day & Time TBD 

Duration: 45 mins

AR STEM Coalition:

 

UAFS STEM Center   

Fort Smith - Virtual

 

Statistics Activities

Have fun learning the basic rules of statistics while participating in fun activities.  You will collect data from experiments and learn to create statistical graphs and make predictions.

 

Grades: 6 - 12th 

May: Day & Time TBD 

Duration: 45 mins

AR STEM Coalition:

 

UAFS STEM Center   

Fort Smith - On campus 

 

Geometry Activities 

A. Have fun learning about basic geometry skills (points, lines, angles, shapes) while participating in fun activities.  Activities include learning about Tangrams, measurement, and how to use a Mira.

 

B. Have fun learning about basic geometry skills (angles, shapes, measurement, area, volume) while participating in fun activities.  Activities include using a Geoboard, paper folding, and learning how to use a Mira.

Grades: 3rd - 5th; 6 - 8th

June: Day & Time TBD 

Duration: 45 mins

AR STEM Coalition:

 

UAFS STEM Center   

Fort Smith - On Campus 

 

Fun with Electricity

Learn about electricity using Snap Circuits kits.  These kits are easy to use to learn to basics about electricity.  Once you learn the basics you will be able to be creative and experiment.

Grades: 3rd - 5th 

June: Day & Time TBD 

Duration: 45 mins

AR STEM Coalition:

 

UAFS STEM Center   

Fort Smith - On Campus 

 

Fun with Physics 

Learn about basic Physics using K'Nex kits.  These kits are easy to use to learn about gears, levers, pulleys, and wheels.  Once you learn the basics you will be able to be creative and experiment.

 

Grades: 6 - 8th 

June: Day & Time TBD 

Duration: 45 mins

AR STEM Coalition:

 

UAFS STEM Center   

Fort Smith - On Campus

 

Fun with Math

Have fun learning basic math using manipulatives.  Each session will focus on a different major math topic in primary grades (counting, time, geometry, reasoning).  You will learn by doing fun math activities using manipulatives.

 

Grades: K5 - 2nd 

Day & Time: TBD 

Duration: 45 mins

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AR STEM Coalition:

 

UAFS STEM Center   

Fort Smith - On campus 

 

ACT Math Practice

Do you want to raise your Math ACT score?  Review major math topics that are on the ACT exam while learning shortcuts and other test-taking skills.  Each session will focus on a different major math topic.

Grades: 9 - 12th

Day & Time: TBD 

Duration: 60 mins