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Youth Enrichment Camps 2013

Film/Digital Media Camps | Creative Writing | Language | High 5 (rec-enrich)

Digital Media Campsfreshi

Game Design: Beginning to Advanced after care
Ages 8-12
with Freshi Media www.freshimedia.com
Improve your skills and impress family and friends with your game! Returning game creators learn techniques such as character movement, multiple platforms and game formats. Beginners are introduced to game design and computer programming. Students may bring Flash Drives to the last class and will be able to take a copy of their video game home to share with friends and family.

10.342
M-F
1-4pm
7/8-7/12
$185 / $205 NR
10.343
M-F
1-4pm
8/12-8/16
$185 / $205 NR

 

phoneTech Builders Intro to App Design new shores
Ages 8-13

with Freshi Media
Create your own mobile app based games! Designed for students who are interested in technology or video games who want to make a cool mobile app to share with family and friends! Using game salad software, students are mentored through the app creation process. Students learn different introductory techniques in the creation of a mobile app such as character creation, story progression and creative design thinking. Students will receive software download information and learn how to design apps outside the class!

10.346 FULL
M-F
9am-12pm
7/15-7/19
$185 / $205 NR
10.347 FULL
M-F
9am-12pm
8/5-8/9
$185 / $205 NR

 

Animation Creators: Intro to Computer Animation new
Ages 8-13

with Freshi Media
Create original animated characters and unique story lines while learning computer animation! In this class, participants will learn skills that help computer drawing, character movement, frame layering and dialogue matching. Students will work in small groups on animation technique and will complete a short animated film.

10.348
M-F
9am-12pm
7/8-7/12
$185 / $205 NR
10.349
M-F
9am-12pm
8/12-8/16
$185 / $205 NR

 

Young Creators Filmmakingafter care
Ages 7-12

with Freshi Media
This class begins with a completed script, allowing students to jump in and begin the filmmaking fun! Students form small production groups of 6 to 8 filmmakers per group. Students select a movie genre and begin creating storyboards for their film. Using handheld cameras and editing software, students produce the film, integrating simple special effects, sound effects and a musical score that is specific to the theme of their film. They learn camera angles, film etiquette and vocabulary, as well as how to use digital film tools.

10.350
M-F
1-4pm
8/5-8/9
$185 / $205 NR

 

Stop Motion Animationafter careshores
Ages 7-12

with Freshi Media
This digital class introduces participants to the fundamentals of Stop-Motion animation. Using basic software, students are introduced to all the tools necessary to animate objects, from Lego blocks to action figures, any object will do! The young animators begin by developing a storyboard for a short animated film. They are mentored through a creative process that will lead them to a finished short animated film at the conclusion of the program.

10.351
M-F
1-4pm
7/15-7/19
$185 / $205 NR

 

Bagel Ninja LegoLEGO Flix
Ages 7-13 in appropriate age groups
with Incrediflix
We know you love Legos and we know you can create incredible worlds. Now it’s time to bring those worlds to life in Lego animated flix! We provide the Legos, and you provide your imagination. Students will create a Lego set with Lego characters for a movie they storyboard, write, shoot, and voice‐over in age appropriate groups.
A $30 Production Fee is payable at 1st class. All flix will be professionally edited and a DVD will be mailed to every student. Sign up for AM & PM and get Lunch supervision for FREE as well as one production fee waived! Check out our website for examples of each camp! www.IncrediFlix.com

10.364
M-F
9am-12pm
7/15-7/19
$175 / $195 NR
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10.365
M-F
1-4pm
7/29-8/2
$175 / $195 NR

 

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Creature Animation Flix new
Ages 7-13 in appropriate age groups
with Incrediflix
After you film, the creatures you make will look like they’re running around the room! No longer are you stuck inside filming animation in just one spot in our most adventurous stopmotion animation camp yet. You’ll use arts and crafts to make your creatures, brainstorm
story ideas, create storyboards, film, and do your own voice‐overs and sound effects in this one of a kind camp. See examples on our website.
A $30 Production Fee is payable at 1st class. All flix will be professionally edited and a DVD will be mailed to every student. Sign up for AM & PM and get Lunch supervision for FREE as well as one production fee waived! Check out our website for examples of each camp! www.IncrediFlix.com

10.366 Cancelled
M-F
9am-12pm
7/29-8/2
$175 / $195 NR

 

Animation Flixafter care
Ages 7-13 in appropriate age groups
with Incrediflix
In this high energy camp, students will create a new movie each day for a total of 5 animated flix! They’ll use different styles of stop‐motion animation for each movie, and we’ve added in some new animations this year (ending the week with face painting animation!). This is the ultimate arts and crafts camp where campers create, direct, and film in age appropriate groups.
A $30 Production Fee is payable at 1st class. All flix will be professionally edited and a DVD will be mailed to every student. Sign up for AM & PM and get Lunch supervision for FREE as well as one production fee waived! Check out our website for examples of each camp! www.IncrediFlix.com

10.362
M-F
1-4pm
7/15-7/19
$175 / $195 NR


Green Screen Animation Flix new shores
Ages 7-13 in appropriate age groups
with Incrediflix
Take your characters underwater, to a volcano, or even to outer space. In this camp, you’ve got no limits. In age appropriate groups, you’ll brainstorm ideas, create your characters, film your movies with a green screen backdrop, select your locations, and add voice‐overs. See our website for examples. A $30 Production Fee is payable at 1st class. All flix will be professionally edited and a DVD will be mailed to every student. Sign up for AM & PM and get Lunch supervision for FREE as well as one production fee waived! Check out our website for examples of each camp! www.IncrediFlix.com

10.367
M-F
9am-12pm
8/12-8/16
$175 / $195 NR


superboySuperhero Filmmaking Flix
new shores after care
Ages 7-13 in appropriate age groups
with Incrediflix
What super hero power do you want? Flying? Invisibility? Super karate skills? Shot in front of a green screen, in this action packed movie camp, kids will get to act, write, and direct in their own super hero adventure movie! A $30 Production Fee is payable at 1st class. All flix will be professionally edited and a DVD will be mailed to every student. Sign up for AM & PM and get Lunch supervision for FREE as well as one production fee waived! Check out our website for examples of each camp! www.IncrediFlix.com

10.368
M-F
1-4pm
8/12-8/16
$175 / $195 NR


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Creative Writing sandpiper
with Lekha School of Creative Writing
Age 7-12
Published writers will introduce campers to different creative writing techniques. They will learn time-tested methods to overcome writer’s block. As they do so, they will write short stories, poems and short skits. While writing stories they will be introduced to the different genre of literature and rhyme and figures of speech will be the focus while they learn poems. Students will be divided by age and ability once enrollment exceeds 10. Lab Fee: $15 for workbooks, folders, paper, and portfolios. All instructors are published authors with experience teaching.

10.370
M-F
9am-12pm
6/17-6/21
$210 / $230 NR


Essay Writing sandpiper after care
with Lekha School of Creative Writing
Age 8-13
Students will learn the art of writing essays. Younger students will write three paragraph essays while older students will write five paragraph essays which are the preferred method in schools. In addition to planning and outlining their essays properly before writing, they will learn to use topic sentences, hooks, thesis statements, and transitional words in order to make their essays flow. They will also learn ways to add supporting details in order to write stronger essays. Lab Fee: $15 for workbooks, folders, paper, and portfolios. All instructors are published authors with experience teaching.

10.371
M-F
1-4pm
6/17-6/21
$210 / $230 NR

Story Writing sandpiper
with Lekha School of Creative Writing
Age 7-12
The five elements of story writing will be the focus during this session. Published writers will introduce students to a variety of fiction and nonfiction genres. They will progress into genre writing and learn how each genre has its own set of particular rules that drives character creation, setting, and plot. They will choose one of their short stories and improve upon that. All students will be published in the Lekha blog. class will be divided by age after 10 students enroll Lab Fee: $15 for workbooks, folders, paper, and portfolios. All instructors are published authors with experience teaching.

10.373
M-F
9am-12pm
8/12-8/16
$210 / $230 NR


Persuasive Essay Writing sandpiper after care
with Lekha School of Creative Writing
Age 8-13
Students will learn to write the persuasive essay, which focuses on developing a student’s ability to support a stated opinion. Students will write five paragraph essays, which is the structure favored by school teachers. They also will learn how to plan and outline their essays properly before writing, as well as how to revise their essays. Lab Fee: $15 for workbooks, folders, paper, and portfolios. All instructors are published authors with experience teaching.

10.372
M-F
1-4pm
8/12-8/16
$210 / $230 NR
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Language Camps

Spanish Summer Adventure new
Age 4-8
with i-Immersion Staff
Are you ready for a summer extravaganza? i-Immersion has a whole summer of immersion vacation packages for your child at our summer camp! The iiCamp brings creative physical and cultural activities for families that are looking for a “quick exposure” to Spanish. This season will be filled with exciting activities plus crafts, games, stories, and more in the theme of Space Travel & City Walk! Please bring a snack. Lab Fee: $25 due to the instructor for all supplies.

Spanish Space Travel
M-F
9am-12pm
6/24-6/28
$193 / $213 NR
M-F
1-4pm
6/24-6/28
$193 / $213 NR
Spanish City Walk
M-F
1-4pm
7/8-7/12
$193 / $213 NR

Mandarin Summer Adventure new
Age 4-8
with i-Immersion Staff
Are you ready for a summer extravaganza? i-Immersion has a whole summer of immersion-vacation packages for your child at our language camp! The iiCamp brings creative activities for families that are looking for a “quick exposure” to Mandarin. The season will be filled with exciting physical activities plus crafts, games, stories, and more in the theme of City Walk, Space Travel & Treasure Hunt! Lab Fee: $25 due to the instructor for all supplies.

Mandarin Space Travel
10.323 Cancelled
M-F
9am-12pm
6/17-6/21
$193 / $213 NR
10.324 Cancelled
M-F
1-4pm
6/17-6/21
$193 / $213 NR

Mandarin City Walk
10.325 Cancelled
M-F
9am-12pm
7/15-7/19
$193 / $213 NR
10.326 Cancelled
M-F
1-4pm
7/15-7/19
$193 / $213 NR

Mandarin Treasure Hunt
M-F
1-4pm
7/29-8/2
$193 / $213 NR

 

Rec-Enrich

HIGH-5 CAMP snack
Ages 5½-7
Monday-Friday - 9:00am-12:00pm
Location: CAB
Camp Director: Edna Lising
Just because it’s summer doesn’t mean the learning has to stop. Bring your curiosity and check out our newest camp, High-5. We will explore fun activities to enrich your learning. From building projects to cooking and science experiments; Camp High-5 will blend traditional summer games, art & crafts with exciting, in-depth, hands on theme based projects.

Code
Theme
Date
Fee
30.370 Journey to Outer Space
5, 4, 3, 2, 1 Blast off into outer space with a rocket that you design!! Campers learn what it’s like to be an astronaut, how stars are formed and plant the seeds of the next generation of rocket scientists.
6/24-6/28 $155 / $175NR
30.371 Creation Station
Have you ever wondered how much weight a bridge can hold or how a building is made? Tap into your engineering skills as we explore concepts of physics, architecture & structural engineering by building
cities, bridges, cars & more using Legos and other building materials.
7/1-7/5
no 7/4
$130 / $150NR
30.372 A Bug's Life
Be dazzled by dirt and critters, inspired by plants and fresh veggies, Campers will learn about the importance of plants in our lives by growing their own gardens.
7/8-7/12 $155 / $175NR
30.373 Silly Science
Mix it, Squish it, Squeeze it, Smoosh it; Campers will blend together messy & sticky concoctions while learning about their scientific properties. Be prepared to have a messy kid covered in goo.
7/15-7/19 $155 / $175NR
30.374 Young Actors
Do you dream of standing in the spotlight on opening night or hearing the applause of an audience? Imagine yourself sharing your dreams with kids just like you who love theater and the performing arts. Take the stage as we prepare & perform a short play.
7/22-7/26 $155 / $175NR
30.375 Sports FUNdamentals
Dribble, pass, shoot, and score! Kids with gold-medal ambitions hone their skills through clinics, practices and games. Rather than focusing on a specific sport, campers are treated to a wide variety
of experiences and a different sport each day.
7/29-8/2 $155 / $175NR
30.376 Top Chef
Come & taste the adventure brewing during this camp. Campers will explore the different areas of culinary arts from knife skills to sautéing & baking. By the end of the week, your child will be the next Top Chef!
8/5-8/9 $155 / $175NR
30.377 Land Before Time
Aspiring paleontologists pack your shovels and be on the look-out as we hunt for fossils and dinosaur bones. Campers will explore pre-historic land and learn about the time when dinosaurs roamed the Earth.
8/12-8/16 $155 / $175NR

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