|Rising 9th Grade
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|Rising 12th Grade
|Concept: Market your own video game!In OdysseyGamers, teams of students will master key computer applications (Powerpoint, Excel, web design software) to market their own computer video game. Teams will pitch their concept to a panel of industry “buyers” who are looking for a hot, new educational game for 10 to 15-year-olds.Topics:
The marketing presentation for your game!
Possible off-campus field trips to Georgia Tech’s Experimental Game Lab and behind the scenes at The World of Coke
|Concept: Use robotics to transform your life!Teams compete to build and operate their own robots. You’ll learn the technology necessary to operate your robot as part of one of the most exciting technologies of the future.
Off-campus field trips add to the learning excitement!
|Concept: Lights, Camera, Action!In Odyssey Filmers, you will weave together film studies and videomaking, history, writing, and math for an experience you’ll never forget! You’ll be using video cameras and professional editing software. You’ll examine the history of film and how it has shaped our understanding of key issues. Finally, you’ll be screening and starring in your own short filmIn addition, Odyssey Filmers participate in the following coursework on and off campus:
Graduates will broaden their academic horizons and increase their chances of attending the college of their dreams.
|Concept: Get Ready for College!At Odyssey U, students participate in a three-day out-of-state college trip, local college visits, SAT prep, meetings with college counselors, and college admissions essay writing. Graduates will hone their skills in order to increase their success rate in the admissions game and prepare for success once they arrive on campus as a college freshman!Core curriculum for Odyssey Uwill include the following and more:
The completion of Odyssey U (and Odyssey High!) should bring confidence in graduation and success in the college admissions process.