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Enrichment

"Education is not the learning of the facts, but the training of the mind to think." - Albert Einstein

Sacred Heart's Enrichment Program provides support and resources for teachers, students and parents in order to best meet the needs of high ability students. Paula Fusco, Enrichment Coordinator, works with teachers to differentiate classroom curriculum/materials and challenge students at every level of learning.

Enrichment Resources

Use the drop-down menus below to explore additional resources and check out our Sacred Heart Enrichment blog here!

Online challenges, games and mindbenders

Knowledge Master – Question of the Day
Sign up for free to receive daily questions that cover a variety of subjects – math, history, science, geography, literature and more.

7 Little Words – a fun and challenging word game for older kids and adults

Apps

7 Little Words – a fun and challenging word game to boost vocabulary

Bedtime Math – make math part of your daily routine with these fun challenge activities

Flow Free – an engaging and colorful strategy puzzle

Materials for purchase

Scientifics Direct – trusted, inspired, educational and fun!
The source of gifts, gadgets and toys for all the science-enthusiasts in your life. From preschoolers to professors and from novices to specialists, the ‘go-to’ destination for anyone looking to have serious fun with serious science.

Fat Brain Toys – thousands of quality, open-ended toys, games and gifts that entertain AND educate
Find puzzles, games, interactive toys and more for everyone in the family – babies-adults! Topics include but are not limited to math, mazes, outdoor adventures, dragons, cooking, dancing, science, pets, history, photography, magic, robots, construction, fishing and so much more.

Mindware – brainy toys for kids of all ages
Explore a variety of topics such as anatomy, food science, planet exploration, fashion design, and architecture through games, hands on projects and models, workbooks, science labs and more.

Programs and classes

For a complete guide to programs and classes in the Chicagoland area, visit the Chicago Area Mensa Gifted Children’s Resources.

Questions?

Paula Fusco
Enrichment Coordinator
773.681.8483