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Week 6 Specialty Camps 2022

Week 6

7/25-7/28/22

 

Kid Presidents: Build a Nation- JK-8th- AM Camp

Are you the future president of the United States? If so, you’ll need some training! In Mrs. Bernard’s Kid Presidents – Build a Nation camp, the Citizens of our country will vote on a name and flag for our special country, and we will elect officers to run our nation, including a president! THEN the fun begins:  We will build our new land out of cardboard, plenty of paint, props, and some good old-fashioned hard work! Once our land is built, our nation will be open for business! Parents, friends and family will be welcomed as a grand finale to tour our very own special place. In the last four years of this exciting camp, the REAL Yorba Linda mayor has come to Heritage Oak to help us cut the ribbon for the Grand Opening of our town! Don’t miss this chance to be a part of the fun.  Campers will learn all about cities, important jobs, counting money, working toward a common goal and being a part of the community. This is a chance for your child to dive into his or her own imagination, develop critical thinking skills, and learn what it takes to make a city run. It’s the perfect combination of learning and fun!

 

Project: Let’s Make a Garden 1st-8th AM Camp (NEW)

Students will participate in creating an herb and flower garden on campus near our teacher parking lot. Students will help make decisions on what to plant and learn the basics of gardening including; using proper tools, safety, understanding different soils and plant food for best results, when to harvest, and learn the difference between annuals and perennials. 

 

Shark Week! 1st-8th AM Camp (NEW)

This JAWSome camp will include science, math, literacy, and art! Students will enjoy learning all about sharks and our oceans while also practicing many school-year skills. 

 

Dance Camp- JK-2nd  AM  Camp

It’s time to show off your moves! In this beginning dance class, the young dancers will learn about different styles of dance and be introduced to some fun and exciting dance steps and positions. The dancers will learn about the importance of warming up and will get everything they need to be fully prepared to “shake it off.” Confidence and performance skills will be developed, as the young dancers prepare a full dance routine. At the end of the week, join us for an incredible show, when you are invited to our very own dance recital!

 

School Year Prep: Writing JK/K AM Camp

Students will work on concepts that meet Kindergarten Writing Standards; use a combination of drawing, dictating, and writing to compose varied pieces(opinion, informative, sequenced narrative), use mapping to organize thoughts, organize ideas using pre-writing activities, focus on content not conventions, and see oneself as a writer.

 

School Year Prep: Writing 2nd  AM Camp

Students will work on concepts that meet 2nd grade Writing Standards; write with purpose , clarity, and voice, write pieces with a variety of purposes(opinion, informative, narrative), use mapping to organize thoughts, organize ideas using pre-writing activities, gather information from sources and present content, produce and distribute pieces of writing, and see oneself as a writer.

 

Circus and Magic Training- JK-8th- PM Camp

Are you ready for The Greatest Show? At Mrs. Bernard’s circus and magic training camp, students will learn to be the ultimate performers by mastering illusions, magic, and the great art of circus performance! Making objects disappear, taming (pretend) animals, and jumping through actual hoops are all part of our incredible show! On the last day of camp, our performers and magicians will amaze and dazzle their mommies, daddies, and family members with a circus show for the ages! Don’t miss this chance for your little magician or acrobat to show what they can do at The Greatest Show: Circus & Magic Training!

 

Building Carnival Games JK-8th PM Camp

Step right up for a week of fun! In this camp, students will plan, design, create, and build their very own carnival games and activities. Students will learn about the importance of teamwork, as they help one another to test out their creations and make them more fun. At the end of the week, you are invited to have a day of excitement playing and enjoying your child’s crafty creations!

 

Dance Camp- 3rd-8th PM  Camp

It’s time to show off your moves! In this beginning dance class, the young dancers will learn about different styles of dance and be introduced to some fun and exciting dance steps and positions. The dancers will learn about the importance of warming up and will get everything they need to be fully prepared to “shake it off.” Confidence and performance skills will be developed, as the young dancers prepare a full dance routine. At the end of the week, join us for an incredible show, when you are invited to our very own dance recital!

 

School Year Prep: Writing 1st PM Camp

Students will work on concepts that meet 1st grade Writing Standards; write with purpose , clarity, and voice, write pieces with a variety of purposes(opinion, informative, narrative), use mapping to organize thoughts, organize ideas using pre-writing activities, focus on content not conventions, and see oneself as a writer.

 

School Year Prep: Writing 3rd-5th PM Camp

Students will work on concepts that meet 3rd and 4th grade Writing Standards; write with purpose , clarity, and voice, write pieces with a variety of purposes(opinion, informative, narrative), use mapping to organize thoughts, organize ideas using pre-writing activities, gather information from sources and present content, produce and distribute pieces of writing, and see oneself as a writer.

 

Summer Reading – 6th-8th- PM Camp

Tired of having your child work on summer reading at the last minute? Does your child need more reading support and strategies? Summer Reading Camp is the place for them! Under the guidance of 8th grade Literature teacher Mrs. Leimkuhler, students will receive personalized strategies to aid them with their Middle School Summer Reading Assignment. Using the time during camp, students can work in a learning environment that is suitable for their needs and put procrastination behind them!