04 Aug

Adventures: Group 3

by Ms. Suhna Pi

Medals, Mascots, and More!

  • During the week of August 8, Adventures Group 3 campers will work on projects and activities that relate to the Olympics summer games and events  taking place right now in Rio!
  • Additionally, we will discuss and learn about medal counts, countries, sporting events, mascots, and the tradition of the Olympics’ opening ceremony events.
29 Jul

Adventures: Group 3

by Ms. Suhna Pi

Winter Olympics and Paralympic Sports!

  • During the week of August 1, Adventures Group 3 campers will engage in various activities and projects that relate to different Winter and Paralympic sports.
  • Our campers will also discuss the history of the winter Olympics and Paralympics, and athletes who participate in these (other) games.
21 Jul

Adventures: Group 3

by Ms. Suhna Pi 

Exploring Continents!

  • For the week of July 25, our Adventures: Group 3 campers will learn about the five  continents around the world which are represented in the five Olympic rings, including the geography, weather, and the different cultures of those five continents.
  • We will also look forward to working on projects that focus on certain countries within the five continents, and how these specific countries are involved in, represent, and view the traditions of the Olympic games.
14 Jul

Adventures: Group 3

by Ms. Suhna Pi 

Campers by Day, Olympic Heroes by Night!

  • During the week of July 18, our Adventures: Group 3 campers will learn about and discuss together what makes a truly great athlete.
  • We also will engage in activities and projects about Olympic heroes from the past, present, and possibly the future!
07 Jul

Adventures: Group 3

by Ms. Suhna Pi 

Ancient Greece vs. Greece Today, Aesop’s Fables

  • During the week of July 11, our Adventures: Group 3 campers will take on a fun compare/contrast exercise, learning about both the historical and present-day Olympic games.  From this activity, we will then draw conclusions into Greek life from both yesterday and today!
  • Campers will also experience a ‘reader’s theater’ in which we’ll break out into groups, read scripts of Aesop’s fables, and then perform for each other!
30 Jun

Adventures: Group 3

by Ms. Suhna Pi:

Fun Facts about Brazil!

Next week we look forward to the following:

  • Learning fun facts about Brazil (interesting facts, animals, sports, food, etc…)
  • Learning about the Olympics Rio Mascots
  • Comparing and contrasting all the Olympics sports this summer with winter sports
27 Jun

Adventures

by Mrs. Simone` Aynilian:

Olympics Skills Challenge this week to kick off our summer!

  • Activities, challenges, games. Leadership, sportsmanship, team spirit on Leggett Field.
  • Trip to High Exposure Action Adventure on Wednesday, June 29. Sporting facility with obstacles high off and low to the ground. Builds strength and courage and develops friendship and teamwork. Online waiver must be filled out in order for campers to participate. https://app.rockgympro.com/tablet/highexposureclimbing
  • Theme Thursday: Thursday, June 30- Culture Day! Wear something to show your pride for your culture or heritage!
27 Jun

Adventures: Art

by Ms. Amanda Wilson

Adventures in art await!

  • Campers will learn about line, shape, color and symbols in art.
  • They will create an Olympics ring poster with printmaking techniques and paint.
  • They will also make an art journal; which they will work on the weeks they are here.
  • They will be using washable paint the first two weeks they are here. Make sure they are wearing suitable clothing.
27 Jun

Adventures: Cooking/Spanish/Drama

by Ms. Sandra Buritica: 

Bienvenidos to our first week of SC 2016!

  • Students will learn and sing the “Greetings of the Day Song” in Spanish. (Buenos Dias, Buenas Tardes, Buenas Noches).
  • Students will learn how to count up to 15 in Spanish.
  • Students will learn how to say “My name is in Spanish” (Mi nombres).
  • Students will learn about the Brazilian Flag, where the Summer Olympics are taking place.
  • I’ll read The Little Red Hen in Spanish and we will discuss the characters and learn their names in Spanish: La Gallina, El Perro, El Gato, y El Pato.
  • Students will learn how to bake bread and make connections to the story: La Gallinita Roja
  • Students will take turns introducing themselves as the characters in the story.
27 Jun

Adventures: Exploratorium

 by Ms. Doran Muus:

Science Comes Alive in the Exploratorium

Next week we will look forward to the following adventures:

  • Build & examine a skeleton with a large floor puzzle
  • Color & make wearable paper model of an arm bone
  • Color & make wearable paper model of a spine
  • Color & make wearable paper model of hands and finger bones
  • Measure our arm and leg bones
  • Make & attach a model of muscles to arm bone
  • Make model of a brain using Playdoh
27 Jun

Adventures: Group 3

by Ms. Suhna Pi: 

Campers learn all about the Olympic Games this week!

  • We get the chance to learn all about the Olympic Game along with the history of the Olympics.
  • Campers make the official Olympic flag and discuss the symbolism of the interlocking rings.
  • Projects and activities that relate to not only Olympic mascots, the Olympic torch, and the Olympic medals.
  • We will play some games in the classroom to develop community and discuss the importance of good sportsmanship.