STEAM SUMMER CAMP
Fitness Fun: The campers will start their day with 45 minutes invigorating Yoga time which includes practicing different poses, breathing techniques, sun salutation, and yoga games, music and movement is moving and dancing to music very much similar to what we see in school morning assemblies. Jump Start is fun exercises like jumping jacks and team games. Brain gym includes unique and physical movements that help keep the brain and body healthy.
Academic Access: After snack break campers will be working on their packets containing individual worksheets. The camp counselors will help out kids in learning the skills necessary for next grade and also practicing and reviewing their current grade skills. All the worksheets are graded and returned by Friday the same week.
Lunch Break/Snacks: The kids eat lunch brought from home. There is a provision for lunch to be heated by the teachers on request. Please let the front desk know about any food allergies. We love to celebrate birthdays, special occasions and good behavior on Friday afternoons with snow cones, ice creams, cupcakes and more! Students are not allowed to be on personal devices during snack or lunch time.
STEAM Ahead: STEAM time is filled with hands on experiments and fun time. Each week campers will conduct experiments and learn different concepts. The activity would be modified in accordance with the age, skill and grade level of the child. Various concepts in physics, chemistry, biology, astronomy and earth sciences would be discussed and learnt in accordance with the related scientific method. The campers will work on Dinosaur Digs, Forensic science, light, circuits and so on. Campers will also build different models to take home. The campers complete the lab sheets after each experiment.
Engineering and Technology would include making working models with supplies provided in fields of architecture, aerodynamics, simple and complex machines, and robotics and so on. We would also teach the use of technology to create presentations, book reports and more!
Arts and Crafts: Campers would be completing one art or craft project by using different media and textures. The project work is displayed on the Wall Of Fame for everyone to appreciate creative work.
Life Skills: Campers learn about the skills essential to learning to cope with self and social interaction. The topics range from dealing with peer pressure, bullying/ cyber bullying, internet etiquettes, time and space organization, study skills, peer pressure to right nutrition, table manners, social etiquettes like shaking hands to name a few. The format will be game based and interactive.
Young Chefs academy: Campers create their edible treats like chocolate marshmallow pops, nutritious fruit kebabs, decorate own cookies. Kids enjoy devouring their creations during the class.
Game Time/Sign out: Kids engage in fun activities like origami, storytelling or drama club, board games, brain quest and puzzles at the end of the day. The activities include Scrabble, Grammar Quest, Chess, Equate, Bingo, Checkers, etc. The game time provides overall development including structure, strategy, being competitive, and team work.
Extended Care: Kids staying back for extended care can choose to play board games, blocks, read, color or do word search, etc. They would be supervised by the teachers and be expected to use inner voices as we start our tutoring classes after the standard camp hours.