Garrett A. Morgan Summer Business Institute

The Garrett A. Morgan Summer Business Institute (GAMSBI) is determined to honor our commitment to keeping our students engaged in learning over the summer. While COVID-19 has prevented us from offering our traditional face-to-face summer camp, technology allows us to stay connected and teach online. Throughout the summer, your learner has the option to participate in a variety of classes such as ACT Prep, LEAP Prep, academic enrichment, and Entrepreneurship. Please review the options below and then click on the link to register for the classes of your choice. Payment is due at the time of registration. For more information, please contact Toni Jackson via email at toni_jackson@subr.edu or cob.sbi@gmail.com or via phone 225.681.3969 or 225.771.5640.
 

ELEMENTARY SCHOOL STUDENTS

MATH & ELA PREP 
Instructor: Ms. Dunn
Session: July 8th-July 31st
Duration: 4-week session
Cost: $55 per child, per session
Class Time: Wednesdays and Thursdays from 10:00 am-10:40 am
Session- Areas of Focus: 
  • Test taking skils
  • Composition Writing
  • Reading and Responding
  • Informational Resources
  • Vocabulary Skills
  • Rounding Numbers
  • Comparing Fractions
  • Equivalent Fractions
  • Word Problems
  • Protractor/Compass 
Students will need the following items:
  • Wifi Access
  • Access to Zoom
  • Laptop/Chrome book
  • Google Chrome
  • Loose leaf paper/3-prong folder
  • Calculator
  • Pencil and Pen
  • Compass
Please note, the course has a minimum enrollment of 10 students and max 25 students.
 

MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENTS

TEST PREP
 
Instructor: Ms. Amber
Session 1: June 8th-July 3rd
Session 2: July 6th -July 31st 
Duration: 4-week session
Class Time: Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10:00 am-10:40 am
Cost: $85 per child, per session
Section 1- Areas of Focus: 
  • Test Taking Strategies
  • The Number System
  • Expressions and Equations
  • Reading: Literature 
Section 2- Areas of Focus: 
  • Test Taking Strategies
  • Geometry
  • Statistics and Probability
  • Reading: Informational Text
Please note, the course has a minimum enrollment requirement of 10 students.
Students will need the following items:
  • Access to PC and internet
  • Composition notebook
  • Pencil
  • Calculator
Students will receive a certificate of completion. Students who complete both sessions will receive a bundle of educational supplies.
 

HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS

ACT PREP
Instructor: Ms. Leblanc
Session 1: June 9th-July 2nd
Session 2: July 7th- July 30th 
Duration: 4-week sessions
Cost: $85 per child, per session
Class Time: Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12:15 pm- 1:00 pm
Session 1: Areas of Focus: 
  • Test Taking Skills
  • Test Breakdown
  • Algebra
  • Usage and Mechanics
Session 2: Areas of Focus
  • Calculator Usage
  • Unpacking Questions
  • Geometry
  • Trigonometry
  • Rhetorical Skills
Please note, the course has a minimum enrollment requirement of 10 students and max 30 students.
 
Students will need the following items:
  • Chrome book
  • Google chrome
  • Wifi Access
  • Composition Book
  • Pen/Pencil
  • Calculator
 

ENTREPRENEURSHIP COURSE

Elementary School: June 9th-July 2nd
Middle/High School: 2: July 7th- July 30th
Duration: 4-week sessions
Cost: $85 per child, per session
Class Time: Wednesdays and Thursdays from 11:00 am- 11:40 am
Elementary: Areas of Focus: 
  • ABCs of Entrepreneurship
  • Ethics and Goal Setting 
  • Entrepreneurial Finance
  • Business Plan Development 
  • Marketing Communications
  • Pitch Competition 
Middle/High: Areas of Focus: 
  • Entrepreneurship 101
  • Ethics and Goal Setting
  • Leadership and Vision
  • Entrepreneurial Finance
  • Business Plan Development 
  • Getting the Funding
  • Marketing & Communications
  • Pitch Competition 
Please note, the course has a maximum enrollment of 10 students.

Students will need the following items:
  • Laptop/PC and Internet Access
  • Access to Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Composition Book
  • Pen/Pencil
 

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