Monthly Archives: May 2014

5 S’s- School- 7th Grade

In 7th grade, the amount of extracurricular activities available increases. If your protege wishes to participate then they will need to fill out all the necessary paperwork, which can be problematic if they cannot acquire the necessary parent or guardian … Continue reading

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4th-6th Grade Movie Night- 6/27/14

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5 S’s- Salvation- 6th Grade

Once a child enters middle school, there becomes a definite stride toward independence and wanting to think for their self. In regard to faith, there is either more of a curiosity (and lots of questions) or an absence of interest. … Continue reading

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5 S’s- Future Story- 6th Grade

Since sixth grade is a new beginning, it becomes important for you to begin to talk through choices and cause/effect. The decisions they make will follow them, so talking through the importance of school attendance, turning in homework, avoiding drugs, … Continue reading

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5 S’s- Sex- 6th Grade

Mentors may be naive or assume their protege will have similar experiences they did as a child. It s a very different time period than when you grew up! Computers, Internet, cell phones, and social media provide a different context … Continue reading

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5 S’s- Service- 6th Grade

Thinking about something other than themselves isn t common among pre-teen and teenaged children. The middle school years are very self-focused. A key element in helping your protege reach out and serve might be remembering your own middle school years. … Continue reading

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5 S’s- School- 6th Grade

  A lot of things change at the 6th grade level, but the biggest logistical change is attending a new school. As the new kids on the block in the middle school, 6th graders often seek to fit in and … Continue reading

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Cinco de Mayo Fiesta 2014

On Saturday May 3rd Champions of Hope in partnership with the Larry Johnson Center hosted our Third Annual Cinco de Mayo Fiesta. This, our largest community event, saw over 300 people enjoy food and games together. Thank to all who … Continue reading

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