Summer Adventures in Learning

 

Learn something fun and interesting while reinforcing academic skills. Camps are taught by the talented and experienced faculty from Schaeffer Academy. All Materials provided. Register using 2019-20 grade.


Adventures in Kindergarten
A Place to Grow, Explore, and Play for children entering Kindergarten in FALL 2019 or 2020. Children will develop readiness skills to prepare for a successful first year in school. A balance of learning and free-play activities will be provided by Schaeffer's own experienced kindergarten teacher, Ms. Linda Davis.

Kindergarten Fall 2020
Register at Rochester Community Education
$100 - 5 Sessions; Room 111
M-F July 15-19 8:30-10:30 AM

Kindergarten Fall 2019
Bring a sack lunch to eat in the lunchroom.
Register at Rochester Community Education
$125 - 5 Sessions; Room 111
M-F July 15-19 11:30 AM-2 PM


Adventures in Reading (Gr. 1-3)
Students will review and enhance reading skills in an action packed week delving into the following themes: wild west, dinosaurs, astronauts, pirates, and royalty. Students will engage in shared reading, independent reading/writing, and various fun activities including eating snacks related to the topic, digging up dinosaurs, panning for gold, shooting off rockets, launching catapults toward a castle, and following a treasure map to discover a treasure.

Register at Rochester Community Education
$140 - 5 Sessions; Room 111 & 113
M-F July 22-26 9-11:30 AM


Adventures in Art (Gr. 3-5)
Each day will bring a new project that may include drawing, painting, printmaking, or sculpture while using a wide variety of materials to create unique works of art. We want to inspire your child to reach beyond and create art that is unique to them. Dress in clothing you can get paint on.

Register at Rochester Community Education
$140 - 5 Sessions; Room 106
M-F July 22-26 9-11:30 AM


Adventures in Energy (Gr. 4-8)
We will spend an energy-filled week exploring the excitement of energy through applied physics. Each day the students will be experiencing the following topics: potential and kinetic energy, Newton's 3 Laws, and the Law of Conservation of Energy. Activities will include catapult creations, a magic motion egg drop, a wine bottle experiment, and culminate with building and racing mouse trap cars to take home.

Register at Rochester Community Education
$140 - 5 Sessions; Room 142 & 143
M-F July 15-19 9-11:30 AM


Adventures in Matter (Gr. 4-8)
Science Camp will spend the week exploring the mysteries of matter through applied physics and chemistry. Each day students will be experiencing a different topic. Activities will include making soda pop while studying solubility, creating slime and goo while studying chemical properties and the periodic table, and competing in a paper airplane contest as they study the magic of gas and physical laws.

Register at Rochester Community Education
$140 - 5 Sessions; Room 142 & 143
M-F July 22-26 9-11:30 AM


Adventures in Art - Clay (Gr. 6-8)
This Adventures in Art camp focuses on immersing your child in one media...clay! Students will learn about types of clay, different hand-building techniques, an introduction to the potter's wheel, glazing, and firing. They will concentrate on developing ceramic skills in a relaxed and imaginative environment. All materials provided. Clothing could be stained by glaze or clay so students are encouraged to wear old clothing.

Register at Rochester Community Education
$160 - 5 Sessions; Room 106
M-F July 15-19 9-11:30 AM