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Week 4 Class Descriptions

Arts and Crafts

Slime, pom-poms, glitter, and more! Channel your creativity by making beautiful crafts to take home and share with your family. This class is perfect for younger students who want to practice their coordination and fine motor skills. Let's learn to release our inner artist, work together, and make friends!

Teacher: Ms. Ong

Grade Levels: K-2

 

Beginning Keyboarding

This class will help students become familiar with the keyboard and the home keys. Students will work on accuracy and remembering which fingers touch which keys. They will be introduced to several sites that work specifically on certain keys. Each student will get a list of the sites used in class so that they can continue their practice at home. This class is great for the student who is still in the beginning stages of typing.

Teacher: Ms. Butler

Grade Levels: 1-4

 

Character Crafts

If you like to be read exciting stories and do cool crafts, this is the class for you. Each day we will read silly, fun, or famous story books and make creations based on the characters in the story. Be ready to hear some funny voices during read-alouds and to use a ton of craft materials to make cool crafts!

Teacher: Ms. King

Grade Levels: K-2

 

Dance Party Karaoke - CANCELED WEEK 3 & 4

Are you a natural performer ready to show your stuff or just someone who likes to have fun? Come sing and dance with your friends while enhancing your creativity. Create your own performance look, find the perfect song, and choreograph some awesome moves. Creative expressions showcase at the end of the week for friends and family. (Anyone at any comfort level is welcome; lip-synch is an option)

Teacher: Ms. Rudd

Grade Levels: 3-7

 

Fun in the Sun

Do you enjoy being outdoors? Do you enjoy projects, reading and playing games? This class is perfect for people who just want to have fun and enjoy the beautiful sunshine.

Teacher: Ms. Gilbert

Grade Levels: 1-2

 

Fun with Friends

This is a class where kids can do what they do best - be kids! Students will do a mix of arts and crafts, games, play, songs and exploration.

Teacher: Ms. Rudd

Grade Levels: K-2

 

Kindergarten STEM

Calling all up-and-coming kindergartners who love science, technology, engineering and mathematics! In this class we will delve into the engineering process, learn how to identify problems, and design/create solutions to those problems. During the camp we will face tiered challenges that will be solved with the help of our new friends and our imaginations.

Teacher: Ms. Frank

Grade Level: K

 

Launching into Kindergarten Academics

This class is perfect for rising Kindergartners who are working on the basic foundational skills in both reading and math. Half of the class will be reading-focused and the other half will be math-focused. Reading activities will concentrate on phonics, phonemic awareness, and high frequency words, which are the stepping stones to learning to read. Math activities will focus on the foundational math skills of number sense, algebra, and algebraic thinking.

Teacher: Ms. Gilbert

Grade Level: K

 

Movie Making Magic!

Have you ever wanted to star in a sci-fi action movie? Or what about a hilarious comedy film? Now is your chance to put your creative ideas to the test! By the end of the week you will create and star in your own movie! In this class, we will learn all about creating a script, using a green screen to design sets, developing props, acting out scenes, and filming and editing your very own movie masterpiece. At the end of the week we will have a film festival to present all of our movies!

Teacher: Ms. Storcks

Grade Levels: 3-6

 

Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

What's more refreshing on a hot summer day than some ice cream? We’ll be learning how to make homemade vanilla and chocolate ice cream and other no-bake desserts, including yogurt parfaits and granola energy bites. We'll also be making the classics: chocolate chip cookies, brownies, cupcakes, and more! If you want to practice your baking skills and share your awesome desserts with your family, this is the class for you! **Students with allergens should contact us prior to registration. Major food allergens will be used in this class.**

Teacher: Ms. Ong

Grade Levels: 2-4

 

Scratch the Surface of Coding

Do you like to create stories? Do you like to play games? In this class, you will get the chance to create your OWN stories, animations and games. Scratch is a beginning programming software that was created through MIT. When kids learn to code in Scratch, they learn important strategies for solving problems, designing projects, and communicating ideas. Scratch helps young people learn to think creatively, reason systematically, and work collaboratively.

Teacher: Ms. Wei

Grades: 1-3

Teacher: Ms. Butler

Grade Levels: 1-3, 4-7

 

Slime Time!

It's SLIME TIME! In this class we will study new science concepts every day while making different types of slime. This might get a little messy, so dress accordingly!

Teacher: Ms. King

Grade Levels: K-1, 1-3, 4-7

 

STEAMTales

Who doesn't love fairy tales? But have you ever wondered just how did Alice in Wonderland get out of the maze? Or just how long and wide was the Billy Goat Gruffs' bridge? Or just how much air was needed to knock down a house made from straw? Here's your chance to find out. Join us as we explore different fairy tales and use critical thinking and engineering to solve the dilemmas.

Teacher: Ms. Kuduk

Grade Levels: 1-2

 

Step Up to Kindergarten

Get ready for the Kindergarten experience at Chesterbrook by Stepping Up this summer! This class is for any student starting Kindergarten in the fall. Get a feel for the experience through stories, group activities, dancing, music, academics, play, and fun!

Teacher: Ms. Kuduk

Grade Level: K

 

Water, Water, Everywhere!

Do you like getting wet? Do you like science too? Let's combine them both and see what water can do! You’ll be a scientist and set up experiments, and you'll see how water can be used to make your own paper! We'll also have some fun with water games when those summer days get hot!

Teacher: Ms. Kuduk

Grade Levels: K-2