Montessori Themed Camp for Elementary

Session 1 - (Week 6/8) - The LEGO Challenge/ Swim Lessons

Playing with LEGOs promotes math, engineering and creativity! Campers will explore various building challenges using a variety of LEGOs. They will read and follow diagrams to build LEGO creations as well as learn to plan and construct their own creations.

Session 2 - (Week 6/15) - Movin’ to the Music / Swim lessons

Campers will make music through interactive activities in a fun and creative environment. They will participate in dance and movement games while experimenting with a variety of musical instruments in a class led by Ms. Voni. Campers will learn about the importance of rhythm as they participate in a drum circle led by Ms. Sheila from SoMar Drummers!

Session 3 - (Week 6/22) - Beads & Strings / Swim Lessons

All the possibilities with beads and strings! Campers will have a chance to explore and create some beautiful projects using various sorts of beads and strings. There will be a field trip to All About Beads where campers will learn to plan and create a necklace of choice.

Session 4 - (Week 6/29) - Young Survivors/Swim Lessons

Campers will divide into teams and explore the value of teamwork as they work together to conquer a variety of challenges, obstacle courses, puzzles, and games! This camp will include a full day hike and swim at Calvert Cliffs on Tuesday (parents invited!) and an overnight campout in the Meadow on Thursday.

 

(Camp closed Friday, July 3rd)

 

Session 5 - (Week 7/6) - Pottery & Paint

Campers will work with a variety of art materials including clay, recycled items, fabric and more! They will learn about color mixing using different tools and paint on a variety of mediums. This camp will include a pottery project from Pottery Patch and a special craft with a local art teacher from Just Paint Now, Ms. Jamie.

 

 

Session 6 - (Week 7/13) - Healthy Cooking

Cooking is an exciting and fun way for campers to utilize their math, science and language skills toward becoming more independent! Campers will gain knowledge on the values of nutrition and will have a chance to choose yummy recipes to follow, prepare and enjoy! This camp will include a field trip to the farmer’s market.

 

Session 7 - (Week 7/20) - Critters & Creatures

Campers will have a chance to get close and personal with a variety of critters and creatures in our environment! This camp will include a field trip to Briar Branch Alpaca Farm (parents invited!) and a visitor from Raptor’s Eye.

Session 8 - (Week 7/27) - Fitness & Fun

Campers will explore their body’s potential as they participate in games and exercises that promote fitness and health! A teacher from Evolve Yoga, Ms. Kathy, will lead the campers through a variety of yoga poses, breathing exercises and self-calming techniques two mornings this week.

Session 9 - (Week 8/3) - Adventures in Story-land

Campers will dive into their favorite stories, become the characters, act out scenes and create new endings! A local drama teacher, Ms. Megan, will lead the campers through fun adventures and activities.

 

Session 10 - (Week 8/10) - Junior Engineers

Campers will learn the basics of engineering and architecture by using different materials to plan and build steady structures. Bay’s STEM teacher, Ms. Allison, will lead the campers through fun and safe engineering activities. Parents are invited to come share about their experience in the engineering field!

 

Session 11 - (Week 8/17) - Mad Science

Put on a lab coat and dig into some materials that fizz, pop, spark, stick and morph as they mix! Campers will explore the laws of science as they safely perform a variety of hands-on experiments in the STEM room and outdoors.

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