Summer On With the SCOOP
June 2016
Helping you make afterschool better!

Who is Horace Pippin?

This month we asked one of our programs, Readers 2 Leaders, to share one of their kids' favorite books.  Click here to discover what book R2L recommends as a great read aloud.  


Texas Summer° 


Click here for simple ways to ensure safety during record temperatures. 
You are the Best 
Dallas Afterschool would like to extend a huge THANK YOU to our partners in the 2015-2016 round of the Student Outcomes Project. These organizations have contributed to an ongoing evaluation of Dallas Afterschool's services as well as a study of student outcomes in our community. We appreciate you: 
After-School All-Stars, Big Thought, Frazier Revitalization, Heart House, Jubilee Park and Community Center, Project Transformation, Readers 2 Leaders, Trinity River Mission, and Voice of Hope.

Did you Silence The Growl?


Last Wednesday, Wonder Kits teamed up with United Way of Metropolitan Dallas and Hampton-Illinois Public Library Branch for the Summer Meals Kick Off Event.

Families played alongside TXU volunteers to learn more about hydrophilic and hydrophobic molecules as they created their own "Marbled Art Madness." Learn more about the annual event here

 Race to Your Seat

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Check out this month's
Wonder KitNewspaper Chair, to accept the challenge.
Get the full scoop here.
 Have You Met Briana Lopez? 

Briana Lopez joins us this summer from KIPP, a non-profit network of college-preparatory public charter schools in educationally underserved communities. Click here to learn more about her experience as a "KIPPster" and what the Summer Intern Program aims to accomplish for adolescents in our community. 
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