- Week 1: June 21 - 25
- Week 2: June 28 - July 2
- Week 3: July 6 - 9
- Week 4: July 12 - 16
- Week 5: July 19 - 23
- Week 6: July 26 - 30
- Course Descriptions
**Please note that all programming is subject to change.**
BEYOND NUMBERS: MATH AT VIEWPOINT This class will provide a fun- filled environment in which students will practice and review math skills needed to be successful in Middle School. Each class will include daily warm-ups, games, and activities to help hone essential math skills that often need review. At the beginning of each session, students will identify their favorite hobbies, sports, or interests. Each student will have a day dedicated to their interest to build real life connections through a customized activity. We will learn to explore some of the great math moments in history and how we use these methods every day in our own lives!
BEYOND WORDS: WRITING AT VIEWPOINT Students will hone their writing styles in this unique class. Embracing the writing process, students will work as a whole group, independently, and with partners to develop their skills and find their voice as writers. These skills will be incorporated into a variety of genres, such as expository, literary, and creative writing. We will also review paragraph structure and essay writing. Each class will include fun daily “quick writes” and other exciting activities to enhance writing abilities.
CRITTER SQUAD’S INDOOR SAFARI Let your child go “Zoo Wild” with this completely hands-on experience unlike any other! Students will explore animals and reptiles of all shapes, sizes, and colors are we bring our indoor safari to the palms of their hands. Don’t miss out on this incredible animal experience.
CUTE AND CUDDLY ANIMALS Cute & Cuddle Animals is a hands-on experience with some of the most adorable animals around! Kids will enjoy learning about new animals each day such as guinea pigs, ferrets, miniature chickens, bunny rabbits, and more!
DIGITAL ART CAMP BY DIGITAL DRAGON (Chromebook, PC, Mac) Students will be introduced to art and technology by using color, digital stamps, word art, and creating animated .GIFS. Students will leave with an understanding of digital design tools as a powerful platform for a wide variety of visual goals.
DIGITAL SKILLS FOR ENTREPRENEURS CAMP BY DIGITAL DRAGONS (Chromebook, PC, Mac) This course will provide the aspiring or current entrepreneur who wants to learn how to leverage technology to grow their brand with the digital skills to do just that. In this course, we will begin by developing a business idea and a mission statement. Students will work to develop their branding (logos, etc.). Depending on class duration we may develop a website, learn to use social media tools to get the word out, explore e-commerce, budgeting, and other topics they will encounter as they pursue their entrepreneurial goals.
DRAWING FOR EVERYONE When’s the last time you picked up a pencil to draw just for fun? What about crayons or colored pencils? In this class, we will awaken the dormant ability to draw and express ourselves that exists in each of us—even if you gave up on drawing in elementary school! Unlearning old habits and fun are key in this dynamic course. We will use drawing and writing prompts to surprise ourselves with what we have inside, building up to making our own narrative comics. Although this is an online course, there will be lots of old-fashioned working on paper to keep up grounded in the physical world.
DUNGEONS AND DRAGONS Embark upon imaginary adventures within a fantasy setting. Our Dungeon Master serves as the game’s referee and storyteller. During each game session, the players listen to descriptions of their characters’ surroundings, are given potential choices from the Dungeon Master, and the adventure starts!
EXPLORING FUNCTIONAL ART with Mrs. Mar (CLASS WILL BE HELD ON CAMPUS) Make a statement by using your own custom-made tote bag. Students will be using a faux batik fabric dying process to create their own unique designs. Students will apply basic machine sewing techniques to assemble the tote. This class will be messy for the first couple of days. Please dress appropriately!
GRAMMAR AND ESSAY WRITING Let’s get back to basics and learn the grammar rules for writing. We will cover common mistakes and how to master them in a fun, engaging format. This class will offer plenty of practice to make you super comfortable with the English language and ace all those essays next year!
HOGWARTS ACADEMY Perfect your Wizardry skills in this interactive, creative, spell-binding class! Find out which house you belong to and learn how to make potions, use your wand, identify creatures, and more. Witches and wizards of all ages will graduate the Academy with the supplies and skills to use their magic for good.
MAGIC ACADEMY Ever wonder how a Magician does a magic trick? This class unlocks some of the secrets to the techniques of magic. Students will gain skills in acting, comedy, and memorization that are essential to a magician’s performance. They will use a variety of normal household items such as cards, coins, cups & balls, and rope, and learn cool simple tricks!
MOCK TRIAL, PUBLIC SPEAKING & DEBATE Are you a person of passion and conviction, with a love of critical thinking and dialogue? In this class, students learn to use logic and other rhetorical tools to support their positions and to express themselves succinctly and skillfully. Campers learn to walk and talk with assuredness and purpose, overcome jitters, and deliver speeches with confidence and animation.
SPANISH IMMERSION Give your child the gift of learning Spanish. In this class, students will have the opportunity to immerse in the Spanish language and culture. Each class will incorporate art, storytelling, games, music and multimedia activities to learn Spanish in a fun way! This class is great for new and returning students.
STEAMLAB: INVENTOR’S WORKSHOP Do you like creating your own Rube Goldberg machines at home? Ever wondered how writing with ink pens evolved to sending text messages? Join Inventor’s Workshop and learn to think outside the box as you come up with your own contraptions and inventions! In this interactive, STEAM-based class, students will not only learn about the amazing history of famous inventors, but will also create, modify and demonstrate their own designs.
STUDY SKILLS AND ORGANIZATION If you struggle with note-taking or studying for tests, this class will prepare you to succeed in any academic setting by giving you tools to stay organized all year.
SUPER POWERED SCIENCE Science is so much fun! We teacher inquiry-based exploration with hands-on materials as students learn to become critical thinkers. Kids won’t be bored for a minute with the wide range of science they will experience during the session. Color-changing beads, density columns, and so much more!
TEEN COOKING ACADEMY: Teens will tantalize their taste buds and have fun with food! Different recipes each week from appetizers to entrees, snacks, desserts and more! Learn about nutrition, dining etiquette, and cooperation skills in this scrumptious class!
TEEN FUN & FITNESS ACADEMY Have fun while engaging in a range of motion from your head to your toes! Incorporate movement through fun engaging exercises, hand eye coordination drills, endurance training and have a chance to create your own fitness routine.
Students are able pick and choose the subjects they like and create their own schedule!
Classes range from $105-$135