Education Outreach and Student Services Activities

Culture/Language | Demonstration

Can you read it?

Participants will engage in a reading activity, which poses a learning challenge. This is to demonstrate what it might feel like to have a learning disability, to struggle with anxiety, ADHD, color blindness, etc... After the activity, we will debrief and discuss how disabilities create barriers that impact learning. This activity is part of a larger training program that ASU offers called AccessZone, which is designed to increase institutional awareness and support, in working with students with disabilities.

Humanities | Demonstration

Middle School Six Word Memoirs

A memoir is a historical account or biography written from personal knowledge. Ms. DuComb, an English teacher at ASU Preparatory Academy Phoenix, showcases how middle school students created fun Six Word Memoirs and Individual Culture Presentations to showcase loud and proud who they are to the world. What is your six-word memoir?

Student Life | Tour

ASU West Residential Colleges

Living at ASU promotes creative connections and innovation both inside and outside of the classroom while providing a supportive, close-knit environment designed to set you up for success. Get an INSIGHT look and discover the Sun Devil way of life!

Student Life | Performance

Broadcast Club Presents...

The ASU Prep Digital Broadcast Club presents The Spark, a special presentation of our video newscast for your review! Our elementary school students will teach you the Spanish phrase of the week, and an interview with Roblox, an online community of game players and creators. Learn how young Sun Devils can code and publish their own games!

Humanities | Demonstration

1st Grade Skill: Double Consonants

When we're in first grade, we learn about double consonants! ASU Prep Digital first grade teacher, Mrs. Smith, will show your first grader how to read, say, and write words that end in double consonants. What you'll need: A whiteboard and marker, or scrap paper and a pencil. We can't wait to learn with you!

Student Life | Demonstration

How to organize your high school digital learning

ASU Preparatory Academy Phoenix high school teacher Jill Reid highlights the best tips for high school students to keep their digital lives organized. From apps to reusable, uploadable notebooks, this demonstration will showcase easy ways to simplify your life while learning digitally.

Student Life | Presentation

Access ASU and SPARKS, many SPARKS

Access ASU creates many SPARKS in the community through educational programming throughout the year for the next generation of ASU students. Our SPARKS ambassadors are leading the way by connecting students and families to summer program opportunities, family engagement programs, and much more. Check out our ASU student led session to learn more about the SPARKS being created in the ASU community and how you can SPARK your college pathway.

Student Life | Tour

Downtown Explore Tour

Since our ASU Open Door event will be happening virtually this year, we wanted to give everyone the chance to still see our campus. Follow our Student Engagement team member, Sydni, as she gives you a tour of our wonderful Downtown Phoenix campus and all the great departments we have here!

Student Life | Demonstration

High School Robotics Champs

ASU Preparatory Academy Casa Grande is a school for high school Sun Devils located in rural Casa Grande, AZ. Our competitive, student-led Robotics Team has won state and competed in multiple world robotics championships since the school's inception in 2016. If you are, or have, a student interested in robotics join our team as we walk you through the ins and outs of being a world-class robotics team while in high school!

Engineering | Presentation

Young Inventor Spotlight

ASU Preparatory Academy Phoenix is a K-12 school of Sun Devils, located next to the ASU Downtown Phoenix campus! Join as we introduce you to Kenneth Warren, a young inventor who has created several useful inventions for his science class this year, including the “Ultimate Game Controller.” If you have a young inventor at home, watch Kenneth pitch his inventions and inspire other young Sun Devils on how to do the same!

Humanities | Performance

Storytime: I Like Myself!

ASU Prep Digital second-grade teacher Ms. Nicola Homy is an energetic and exciting learning coach who loves children and reading fun books! Join Ms. Homy as she reads "I Like Myself!" High on energy and imagination, this ode to self-esteem encourages kids to appreciate everything about themselves, inside and out.

Health & Wellness | Demonstration

Can You Count the Characters?

See if you can accurately count the number of Toads from Mario Party in this video. This activity demonstrates how distractions and stress can impact ability to focus and successfully completing tasks.

Student Life | Presentation

K-12 Sun Devils at ASU Polytechnic

ASU Preparatory Academy Polytechnic is a K-12 community of Sun Devils, located right on the ASU Polytechnic campus! If you haven’t heard about the world-class work our school is doing with Sun Devils before they get to the university, join us for a campus tour of our student clubs, academics, projects and commitment to K-12 future world leaders.

Student Life | Performance

ASU Cheer & Chants

The Office of Student Engagement at ASU’s West campus is excited to host a virtual Cheers and Chants event for ASU Open Door. This event will include an interactive pre-recorded video of a student teaching the ASU cheers and chants to promote school spirit and student engagement. These cheers and chants are unique to ASU and the students love cheering them while at football games and other sporting events. We hope to engage the middle schoolers in some Sun Devil Spirit while also getting them excited to be Sun Devils in their future.

Sustainability | Demonstration

Build-A-Bag Workshop!

This sustainable themed activity showcases one of the many ways to repurpose old t-shirts by turning one into a reusable grocery bag. Sun Devils strive to promote sustainability as a means to reduce waste, recycle, and be environmentally aware!

Culture/Language | Demonstration

I Spy - Making a Space Universal Design

Participants will engage in an activity to help identify barriers to individuals with disabilities within a set space. This is to demonstrate what might seem to be accessible to ALL may not be necessarily inclusive for individuals with a disability. What solutions could be suggested to provide the best access to all. After the activity, we will debrief and discuss the use of universal design that creates access. This activity is part of a larger training program that ASU offers called AccessZone, which is designed to increase institutional awareness and support, in working with students with disabilities.

Student Life | Presentation

Achievement Unlocked: Earning ASU Credit in High School

ASU Preparatory Academy high school students discuss why earning ASU credit in high school not only benefitted their high school learning but also paved the way for their future entrance into the university from both an education, and social/emotional perspective. If you are, or have, a high school student - this interview panel of high school Sun Devils will answer your questions about why and how to get started.

Health & Wellness | Demonstration

Burpee Workout Equals Superhero!

Coach Alberto Flores and 4-year-old Manny demonstrate a simple burpee workout, with information on how to incorporate this exercise into your family workout routine.

Natural Science | Demonstration

How Many Pear Trees?

Hey first graders! We're trying to figure out how many pear trees are in the grove. Do you know? Miss Steenburg is calling for your help!

Health & Wellness | Demonstration

How to Break Down a Task

Working on a larger task may become overwhelming and create anxiety or stress. These 5 steps will allow you to break a large task into smaller achievable steps to help you achieve your goal.

Natural Science | Presentation

Math Talk for 5th Graders

Hey 5th Graders! Are you good at noticing patterns? Join us for a peek into Ms. Bolduc's ASU Prep Digital fifth-grade math class as students look at patterns and brainstorm how recognizing them could help you do quick math!

Student Life | Tour

Student Pavilion Sustainability Tour

Welcome to the Student Pavilion! Located at the center of ASU’s Tempe campus since August of 2017, ASU’s Student Pavilion has been a hub of student life and hands-on sustainability engagement. In terms of the building itself, sustainability is a huge part of the original design and vision. It is LEED Platinum Certified and ASU’s first & Arizona’s largest net-zero energy-goal building. This tour will review the sustainability features of the building and will discuss how the building was designed and constructed.