Student choice. Student voice. Make your experience what you want it to be.

Every Friday

CCP - American Sign Language

Come Rock Out with us! 

Students will complete this college course and earn 3 college credit hours.  Course facilitated by a partner professor from Cincinnati State and meets every Friday from 9 AM - 12 PM.

PS - we do love you!

 

D. Russel Lee (Room B203)
Full Day
Experience Full
Every Friday

Going to Work (Afternoons each week)

If you plan to work every Friday AFTERNOON of the Fifth Day Experience, this includes co-ops, internships, apprenticeships and even completing shifts at a part-time job not related to your program lab, use this option to share your Fifth Day Experience plan!
Work Based Learning Location
PM
Every Friday

Going to Work (Every Week)

If you plan to work every Friday of the Fifth Day Experience, this includes co-ops, internships, apprenticeships and even completing shifts at a part-time job not related to your program lab, use this option to share your Fifth Day Experience plan!
Work Based Learning Location
Full Day
Mini-Series February

Introduction to Martial Arts

Looking to build confidence in your mind and body posture?  Participate in an introduction to Martial Arts, conducted by Black Belt Instructors from the Cincinnati Martial Arts Club.  You will experience a physical, mental and spirtiual journey as you learn traditions that have been a part of the combat systems of Europe since 1550.  This class will provide a starting point for the requirements necessary to enter the belt system as students build their self-confidence through the ability to protect themselves in a time of need.
D. Russel Lee
AM
Every Friday

State Tested Nurse Aide CREDENTIAL

If you are interested in the medical field, consider getting your State Tested Nurse Aide (STNA) credential. Nurse aides provide patient care under the supervision of nursing and medical staff.  You will learn basic patient care with 16 hours completed at a clinical location. After successfully completing the course you will be prepared to take the State Tested Nurse Aide exam. This credential can earn your 12-points towards graduation. 

LeSourdsville Campus
Full Day
Experience Full
One Time

Internet Search Explained (PM) @DRL

Learn how Internet search engines work. Take away techniques that can make your Internet searches easier. Investigate tips and tricks to help improve your Internet.
D. Russel Lee (Room A205)
02/05/2021
PM
One Time

Introduction to Photoshop and Illustrator (AM) @DRL

Do you enjoy taking pictures? Whether you use your phone for pictures or have your own professional camera set-up, this session is for you! Join Mr. Geiser to learn to use Photoshop and Illustrator. Learn how to best edit your photos and incorporate zombie techniques too.
D. Russel Lee
02/05/2021
AM
Experience Full
One Time

Quaran-TEEN-ed: Staying Socially Connected (AM) @DRL

Quaran-TEEN-ed: staying physically distant but socially connected. Come join us to work on your mental health by participating in a DRL Painted Rock Hunt. 
D. Russel Lee
02/05/2021
AM
One Time

Basics of Bath Bombs (PM) @DRL

Let's have some fun! Join us to learn how to make your own bath bombs.
D. Russel Lee (Room C219)
02/05/2021
PM
One Time

Bicycle maintenance - Tubes, Tires, Gears and Brakes - Oh My! (PM) @DRL

Can you ride a bike? Come to this session to learn basic bicycle maintenance - repair a flat, fix your brakes, shifting gears for multi-speed bikes.
D. Russel Lee (Room A102)
02/05/2021
PM
One Time

CNC Machine Operator (PM) @DRL

Do you know how the products of today were manufactured? Join us in the Precision  Machining Lab to learn the basics of CNC manufacturing. Operate a CNC Lathe and Mill as you manufacture an aluminum keychain with your home school logo on one side and Butler Tech logo on the other. 
D. Russel Lee (Room A113)
02/05/2021
PM
One Time

Cow Eye Disection

This event is intended for juniors who took Medical Physics and seniors in CP A&P. Student pairs will dissect a cow eye and learn about the important structures involved in vision. **Students must wear long pants & leather shoes that cover the entire foot (i.e. no sandles or slides/clogs).
Bioscience Center (Room 104 - PLTW Lab)
02/05/2021
AM
One Time

Family Style Board Games and Card Games (PM) @DRL

Let's have some fun! Join other student and staff members in playing a variety of board/card games. Games played might include, Chess, Yahtzee, Clue, Rack-O, Scrabble, Apples to Apples, Uno, Skipbo, Phase 10, Mancala, Backgammon, Jenga, etc. Games will be provided.
D. Russel Lee
02/05/2021
PM
Experience Full
One Time

Formal Looks from Hairstyling to Makeup (AM) @DRL

Interested in updating your look or learning the latest in hairstyles and make-up? This session, led by Butler Tech Cosmetology students, will provide an opportunity to learn about thermal curling, make-up application, and updo ideas! The focus will be to help you find great PROFESSIONAL hair and make-up styles!
D. Russel Lee (Room A215 - Cosmetology Lab)
02/05/2021
AM
One Time

Interview Skills

Do you need to sharpen your job interview skills? Check out this video to learn tips that will help you stand out from the rest of the job applicants.

 

https://youtu.be/Kj9d64QcQPQ

Home (Room Online)
02/05/2021
AM
Mini-Series February

Intro to Guitar @SOA

Participants will learn the basics of playing a guitar. This includes important basics and tips to make learning the guitar a fun experience. Participants will meet for three (3) weeks.
D. Russel Lee (Room Instrumental Room)
02/05/2021
PM
One Time

Introducation to Music Production (AM) @DRL

This session will teach the basics of making electronic music. Students will need to have access to Macbooks and/or iMacs with Logic Pro X installed.  See Mr. Sams if you have questions before signing up.
D. Russel Lee
02/05/2021
AM
Experience Full
One Time

Introduction to Fire Technology (AM) @DRL

Attention 10th grade Academy students interested in the Fire Technology Program. This session will be an excellent opportunity to check out the program and see what it's about.
D. Russel Lee (Room A117)
02/05/2021
AM
One Time

Introduction to Theatre! @SOA

Students will learn basic pedagogical approaches to acting. Attendees will apply what they have learned by performing a monologue.
D. Russel Lee (Room Vocal/Theatre Room (B 108))
02/05/2021
PM
One Time

Learn How to Type Faster

Now that you are online all the time, do you wish you could type faster?

Check out this website that will help improve your typing skills. There are beginning, intermediate, and advanced practice options.

Home (Room Online)
02/05/2021
AM
One Time

Meal Planning (AM) @DRL

Adulting! Come to this session to learn about meal planning, grocery shopping, etc. You may be living on your own soon. This is important information that will help you prepare to live on your own.
D. Russel Lee (Room SPED 214)
02/05/2021
AM
One Time

Military Information Session (AM) @DRL

Recruiters from different branches of the military will be on-site to discuss your options.
D. Russel Lee
02/05/2021
AM
One Time

Mindfulness - Making Sensory Bottles-AM @DRL

Is life stressing you out? Are you having excessive anxiety? Come to this session where we will talk about Mindfulness and staying present in the moment. We will also make sensory bottles. 
D. Russel Lee
02/05/2021
AM
One Time

Ohio Hunter Safety Course (ONLINE)

Do you need Ohio Hunting education? All first-time hunting license buyers, except apprentice license buyers, must successfully complete a hunter education course before purchasing a hunting license. If this is something you are interested in pursuing, use your Fifth Day Experience to obtain your hunting license.
Home (Room N/A)
02/05/2021
Full Day
Every Friday

Peer Tutoring Training (AM) @DRL

Peer Tutoring in Math and Science will be available every Friday in the AM and PM sessions at DRL.  Are you interested in receiving some help from a friend or colleague in one of your classes?  Need a refresher before a quiz or test?  Don't understand a particular concept?  Sign up to be connected with a peer tutor to make life easier!

D. Russel Lee
02/05/2021
AM
Experience Full
One Time

Personal Fitness (AM) @DRL

Exercising is a lifelong activity to keep your body healthy and relieve stress. During this FDE, we will learn what activities you can do to promote your personal fitness. Be prepared to workout, light jog, walk, etc.) Be sure to wear comfortable clothing and shoes for a good workout...and don't forget a water bottle!
D. Russel Lee (Room Special Services)
02/05/2021
AM
One Time

Phlebotomy Capstone - Live Sticks

BSC Phlebotomy Capstone students only. Volunteers needed (permission slip must be on file with Mrs. Hickey). Students will be performing live sticks for the certification exam.
Bioscience Center (Room 200)
02/05/2021
AM
One Time

Poetry Coffee House (AM) @DRL

Open Mic: Read your poetry, write your own, and drink some coffee!
D. Russel Lee (Room B213)
02/05/2021
AM
One Time

Psychology Extension

Come to this session to take a deeper dive into the material being covered in Psychology with a specific focus on materials, resources, and activities unable to be completed in class due to the hybrid format. Psychology topics covered may include the brain, sleep, dreams, and the impact of drugs on human behavior.
D. Russel Lee (Room B204)
02/05/2021
AM
One Time

Resume Workshop (PM) @DRL

Create and/or update your resume to highlight your skills and experience to wow employers and get the best job for you!
D. Russel Lee (Room C209)
02/05/2021
PM
One Time

Resume Writing

As you start thinking about your future career, you need to start working on your resume. Or, if you already have a resume, do you feel like it is sharp enough to get noticed? Check out this video to learn tips that will help you stand out from the rest of the job applicants.

http:// https://youtu.be/Kj9d64QcQPQ

 

Home (Room Online)
02/05/2021
AM
One Time

Science Tutoring

Tutoring for students that need help in their science class
Bioscience Center (Room 106)
02/05/2021
PM
One Time

Skills USA Competition Prep (AM) @DRL

Attend this session to prep for SkillsUSA leadership competitions concentrating on Customer Service, Job Interview, and Related Technical Competitions.
D. Russel Lee (Room B203)
02/05/2021
AM
One Time

SkillsUSA Competition Prep (AM) @DRL

This session will be to help students prepare specifically for the following SkillsUSA competitions: Job Skill Demonstration A & B, Prepared Speech, and Extemporaneous Speaking.
D. Russel Lee (Room B212-B213)
02/05/2021
AM
One Time

So You Want To Dance? @SOA

Students will learn basic dance techniques, terminology, and apply them in the dance studio! This session is for any student who is interested in dance. Come dressed to dance!
D. Russel Lee (Room Dance Studio)
02/05/2021
AM
One Time

STNA Clinicals and State Testing @BSC

Students enrolled in the PCCD course at the BSC will use FDE to complete clinical requirements related to program and sit for the state competency evaluation test administered by an ODH approved evaluator. These students will have completed the course work required by ODH prior to participation in clinical.
Bioscience Center (Room 205,206)
02/05/2021
Full Day
One Time

Valentines for Senior Citizens

Valentines for Senior Citizens: Any holiday is a good reason to get together with family and friends but due to Covid-19 most senior citizens in assisted living facilities haven’t had opportunities to socialize. How about making their day or week by crafting a card for a local senior citizen? We will have all the materials, just bring your crafty side.
Bioscience Center (Room Commons or Double Room)
02/05/2021
AM
One Time

Video Game Club (PM) @DRL

If you are a gamer, come join us! You can bring your own system, or there will be a few available for use. Please see Mr. Meiser or Mr. Picel with questions and gaming system availability.
D. Russel Lee
02/05/2021
PM
Experience Full
One Time

Virtual College Visits

There are many virtual college visit opportunities. Click on this experience to find a number of schools and their contact information to participate in a virtual visit.
 

Home (Room Online)
02/05/2021
Full Day
One Time

Virtual HOSA Regionals Help Session

Do you need a quiet space to take your HOSA regionals test? Do you have any last-minute questions or issues for your competition? Come to get help finalizing your HOSA regional competition. *Bring any HOSA materials necessary according to the competition guidelines.
Bioscience Center (Room 203)
02/05/2021
Full Day
One Time

Welding Exploration (PM) @DRL

Interested in welding technology? This opportunity is open to current Welding Tech students, Sophomores who have expressed interest in the welding program, and students from other programs that are interested in learning about welding and want to work alongside current welding students to learn more about the opportunities gaining experience in welding can offer.
D. Russel Lee (Room A110)
02/05/2021
PM
One Time

What Happens to Your IEP After Graduation? (AM) @DRL

Make sure you attend this session if you are interested in learning how your IEP will assist you if you choose to go to college or attend one of Butler Tech's adult education programs.
D. Russel Lee
02/05/2021
AM
Experience Full
One Time

Introduction to Photoshop and Illustrator (AM) @DRL

Do you enjoy taking pictures? Whether you use your phone for pictures or have your own professional camera set-up, this session is for you! Join Mr. Geiser to learn to use Photoshop and Illustrator. Learn how to best edit your photos and incorporate zombie techniques too.
D. Russel Lee
02/19/2021
AM
Experience Full
One Time

10th Grade Creative Labs - Podcasting (PM) @DRL

Attention Sophomore Academy students! Ignite your imagination in the Butler Tech Creative Labs. Explore the creative fields of Photography, Audio Production, Filmmaking, and Animation. Learn the essentials of audio storytelling as you step into the role of a professional radio producer and podcaster. Use professional audio equipment to plan, write, record and edit your very own podcast. Collaborate with others to share your voice, culture, and creativity.
D. Russel Lee (Room C211)
02/19/2021
PM
One Time

80's Pop Culture Movie and Craft

Everything was neon and bright. Color combinations were extreme. Fashion was weird, music was over-digitized and commercialism consumed everyone. The best thing that came out of the 80s though, by far were the movies. I mean, if you are in the mood for a cheesy comedy, that’s actually funny, then nothing hits the spot quite like an 80s flick! First up- Adventures in Babysitting. While watching with friends, learn and do an 80s popular craft!
Bioscience Center (Room Double Room)
02/19/2021
PM
One Time

AP Government Review (PM) @DRL

Were you in AP Government 1st semester? If so, consider attending this review session for first semester AP Government students who want to stay sharp.
D. Russel Lee (Room B200)
02/19/2021
PM
One Time

Basics of Web Design (PM) @DRL

INFO NEEDED
D. Russel Lee
02/19/2021
PM
Experience Full
One Time

College 101 (PM) @DRL

What should I expect when I go to college? What type of schedule will I have? Why is taking 12 credit hours considered full time? What can I do to be successful?
D. Russel Lee
02/19/2021
PM
One Time

CPR Certification

AHA CPR/AED & First Aid
Bioscience Center (Room Excercise Science Lab)
02/19/2021
Full Day
One Time

DIY - Small Construction Project (AM) @DRL

Do you enjoy creating things using power tools? This session is for you! Students will cut and fasten materials to complete a small project that they can take home. Students will use hand and power tools under the direct supervision of the instructor.
D. Russel Lee (Room A117)
02/19/2021
AM
One Time

Film as Literature (PM) @DRL

Movies under the microscope. Together, we will view and analyze a classic film. We will discover how visual elements, sound design, and narrative choices shape the meaning and message behind a movie. 
D. Russel Lee (Room B208)
02/19/2021
PM
One Time

Government Extension (AM) @DRL

Government students! Come to this session to take a deeper dive into the material being covered in Government with a specific focus on materials, resources, and activities unable to be completed in class due to the hybrid format. Government topics may include political parties, elections, and the media.
D. Russel Lee (Room B204)
02/19/2021
AM
One Time

How to Detail Your Ride (PM) @DRL

Are you all about your car looking its best? In this session, you will get a general overview of procedures to professionally detail your car or truck. This includes cleaning and applying protective coatings to the vehicle's interior as well as the exterior. Step-by-Step procedures that are industry approved. more advanced methods will be demonstrated as the series continues.
D. Russel Lee (Room A103)
02/19/2021
PM
One Time

Intro to Custom Auto Painting (AM) @DRL

Learn all about custom painting your car or truck. You will be given a panel to paint using an airbrush and other tools.
D. Russel Lee
02/19/2021
AM
Experience Full
One Time

Introduction to Robotics (AM) @DRL

Are you interested in learning about robotics? Join this session and learn the basics of programming and Robotics through the use of VEX.
D. Russel Lee (Room B216)
02/19/2021
AM
One Time

Investigation and Forensics @ DRL

Crime Scene Investigation and Forensics: Learn how crime scene investigations determine clues to the crime, while learning about fingerprinting and footprint casting. If you find crime investigations interesting and want to learn more, this session is for you!
D. Russel Lee (Room A119)
02/19/2021
PM
One Time

Investing in the Stock Market 101 (AM) @DRL

Learn about stocks, bonds, and mutual funds. Including concepts such as: pay yourself first, dollar-cost averaging, time value of money, rule of 72, and the 70-20-10 rule. We will look at the "tale of two brothers" and discuss financial independence.
D. Russel Lee (Room B206)
02/19/2021
AM
One Time

Organize Your Life with Microsoft Tools (PM) @DRL

Learn to get organized with calendars, task lists, files, etc. with Microsoft Outlook and OneDrive. Find out how to sync with your phone and laptop so you don't forget and lose things! No experience necessary! These skills will serve you long after high school! Make sure to bring a phone and computer with you.
D. Russel Lee (Room Media Center Reading Room)
02/19/2021
PM
One Time

Paint Party!

Join us and channel your inner artist. We’ll provide a fun atmosphere, painting supplies, and step-by-step instructions to help you design and create a custom painting. All levels (beginner-advanced) welcome.
D. Russel Lee (Room Visual Art and Design Studio (D 210))
02/19/2021
PM
One Time

Pet Therapy Capstone

Only open to BSC Pet Therapy Capstone Students
Bioscience Center
02/19/2021
AM
One Time

Project 4 Equality (AM) @DRL

Join Mr. Chenault and other students in this session to discuss current events and how they can impact your community.
D. Russel Lee (Room D200)
02/19/2021
AM
One Time

Project Linus (AM) @DRL

Community service opportunity! Join us to learn how to make a blanket with a crochet edge. The blankets will be donated to Project Linus (a non-profit organization) that delivers them to kids in need.
D. Russel Lee
02/19/2021
AM
Experience Full
One Time

Resume Writing 101 (AM) @BSC

Starting with the basics about what to include in a resume, this workshop will get students started on what to put on a resume and make it stand out. It is important to have a resume on file so you are ready to apply for a job when you see one that interests you!
Bioscience Center
02/19/2021
AM
One Time

Science Tutoring

Tutoring for students that need help in their science class
Bioscience Center (Room 106)
02/19/2021
PM
One Time

Scrapbooking (AM) @DRL

Let's have fun! Bring in your pictures and a photo album to scrapbook with friends.

D. Russel Lee (Room B201)
02/19/2021
AM
One Time

Skills USA Competition Prep (PM) @DRL

Attend this session to prep for SkillsUSA leadership competitions concentrating on Customer Service, Job Interview, and Related Technical Competitions.
D. Russel Lee (Room B212-B213)
02/19/2021
PM
One Time

STNA Clinicals and State Testing @BSC

Students enrolled in the PCCD course at the BSC will use FDE to complete clinical requirements related to program and sit for the state competency evaluation test administered by an ODH approved evaluator. These students will have completed the course work required by ODH prior to participation in clinical.
Bioscience Center (Room 205,206)
02/19/2021
Full Day
One Time

Watercolor Painting for Everyone (AM) @DRL

Watercolor painting basics. Easy tutorials for beginners and collaboration/sharing for more advanced artists.
D. Russel Lee (Room B210)
02/19/2021
AM
One Time

Write Your Passion! Writer's Workshop (PM) @DRL

Work with Mrs. Frankey and Mrs. Robertson to carve space into your life to write your passion, share your voice, get feedback, and create community. Students will create a writer's notebook, participate in optional writing exercises, and have weekly time for writing and sharing their work.
D. Russel Lee (Room B207)
02/19/2021
PM
One Time

10th Grade Creative Labs - Podcasting (AM) @DRL

Attention Sophomore Academy students! Ignite your imagination in the Butler Tech Creative Labs. Explore the creative fields of Photography, Audio Production, Filmmaking, and Animation. Learn the essentials of audio storytelling as you step into the role of a professional radio producer and podcaster. Use professional audio equipment to plan, write, record and edit your very own podcast. Collaborate with others to share your voice, culture, and creativity.
D. Russel Lee (Room C211)
02/26/2021
AM
One Time

Automotive Career Fair (PM) @DRL

Come learn about career options in the automotive industry. Local employers will be on site to explain opportunities available with their companys.
D. Russel Lee (Room A103)
02/26/2021
PM
One Time

Chess for Beginners (PM) @DRL

Are you interested in learning to challenge your mind with the game of chess? This is an opportunity for new players to learn and burgeoning players an opportunity to grow.
D. Russel Lee (Room B200)
02/26/2021
PM
One Time

CPR Certification

AHA CPR/AED & First Aid
Bioscience Center (Room Excercise Science Lab)
02/26/2021
Full Day
One Time

CRP - Junior Dental Students @BSC

For Dental Science Students Only! Join us for basic First Aid Training. Students will receive instruction in CPR for infants, adolescents, and adults, as well as the use of an AED, This certification is through American Red Cross and is good for 2 years.
Bioscience Center (Room 204)
02/26/2021
AM
One Time

DIY - Small Construction Project (AM) @DRL

Do you enjoy creating things using power tools? This session is for you! Students will cut and fasten materials to complete a small project that they can take home. Students will use hand and power tools under the direct supervision of the instructor.
D. Russel Lee (Room A117)
02/26/2021
AM
One Time

Film as Literature (PM) @DRL

Movies under the microscope. Together, we will view and analyze a classic film. We will discover how visual elements, sound design, and narrative choices shape the meaning and message behind a movie. 
D. Russel Lee (Room B208)
02/26/2021
PM
One Time

Hone Your Competitive Skills and Meet New Friends

Looking for a fun, and slightly competitive, social experience with friends, without doing the same old thing? Come join the fun learning and playing board games to enrich your social experience with other BSC students. You will laugh, learn, and develop new relationships along the way. Boards games will be provided but feel free to bring yours.
Bioscience Center (Room Commons)
02/26/2021
PM
One Time

Intro to Custom Auto Painting (AM) @DRL

Learn all about custom painting your car or truck. You will be given a panel to paint using an airbrush and other tools.
D. Russel Lee
02/26/2021
AM
Experience Full
One Time

Introduction to Philosophy (AM) @DRL

Come learn about philosophy topics, such as ethics, political philosophy, free will and determinism, and epistemology.
D. Russel Lee (Room B209)
02/26/2021
AM
One Time

Introduction to Theatre! @SOA

Students will learn basic pedagogical approaches to acting. Attendees will apply what they have learned by performing a monologue.
D. Russel Lee (Room Vocal/Theatre Room (B 108))
02/26/2021
PM
One Time

Organize Your Life with Microsoft Tools (PM) @ DRL

Learn to get organized with calendars, task lists, files, etc. with Microsoft Outlook and OneDrive. Find out how to sync with your phone and laptop so you don't forget and lose things! No experience necessary! These skills will serve you long after high school! Make sure to bring a phone and computer with you.
D. Russel Lee (Room Media Center Reading Room)
02/26/2021
PM
One Time

Project 4 Equality (AM) @DRL

Join Mr. Chenault and other students in this session to discuss current events and how they can impact your community.
D. Russel Lee
02/26/2021
AM
Experience Full
One Time

Quaran-TEEN-ed: Staying Socially Connected (PM) @DRL

Quaran-TEEN-ed: staying physically distant but socially connected. Come join us to work on your mental health by participating in a DRL Painted Rock Hunt. 
D. Russel Lee
02/26/2021
PM
One Time

STNA Clinicals and State Testing @BSC

Students enrolled in the PCCD course at the BSC will use FDE to complete clinical requirements related to program and sit for the state competency evaluation test administered by an ODH approved evaluator. These students will have completed the course work required by ODH prior to participation in clinical.
Bioscience Center (Room 205,206)
02/26/2021
Full Day
One Time

The FAA FAAST Team (AM) @DRL

Attention anyone interested in aviation! Find out what the FAA really does and career opportunities within.
D. Russel Lee
02/26/2021
AM
Experience Full

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