Summer Science BootCamp

This camp is for rising sophomore, rising junior and graduating senior college students from LC and TAMIU. The boot camp is a weeklong program to better prepare students for the experience of being a highly qualified science teacher. This program will have sessions devoted to both science and educations topics such as those listed in the table below.


2019 Summer Science BootCamp Program Schedule:
Summer Science Bootcamp Schedule


1:00 pm - 4:00 pm 

5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Aug. 19

Scientific Method & Instrumentation 

 Planetary Science & Astronomy


9:00 am - 12:00 pm 

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm 

Aug. 20

Physics I

Cell & Molecular Biology 

Aug. 21

Physics II

Geology & Earth Systems 

Aug. 22

Ecology & Evolutionary Biology 

Strategies for Teaching Science

Aug. 23


Practice Exam


By participating in this bootcamp, the internship recipients will get a head start on developing their teaching skills with their exposure to well-known classroom teaching practices, introduction to new technology and how to incorporate it into a classroom, and learn how to manage time wisely to maximize their potential for success.


5201 University Boulevard
Canseco Hall 212B
Laredo, TX 78041
Phone: 956.326.3123
Email: elaine.almanza@tamiu.edu

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