Afternoon Enrichment Camps 2017 Choose two 75 minute classes from 12:45 to 3:30pm (includes 15 minute break) $300
Pot Pourri: Fun with French
This course explores the culture of the French-speaking world! Whether you are new to French language and culture or you have already learned about all things French, everyone is welcome to have fun in the Pot Pourri class! Throughout the camp, students will learn basic French phrases and vocabulary through a variety of hands-on activities, games, songs and movies. Students will also learn about different regions of France (Normandie, Bretagne, Provence, Champagne, and more) and their various cultural traditions. Lastly, students will be exposed to French cooking techniques and recipes. Throughout the camp, we will cook together traditional french dishes such as crêpes, quiches, croque-monsieur, ratatouille, tarte aux pommes, omelette, salade niçoise, and ficelles picardes. At the end of our class period, students will be able to eat what they have prepared. This camp will be taught by a native French speaker.
Ciao, Italia! Exploring Italian Language & Culture
In “amore” with Italian art, food, and history? Interested in learning one of the most musical languages in the world? In this fun-filled class, you’ll be learning the basics of Italian while exploring Italian culture through a variety of activities, games, songs, films, and (of course) food. Topics include regional traditions, literature, stereotypes, art, cuisine, dialects, holidays, and much more! Whether you have experience with a large, loud Italian family of your own, or just want to know more about Italian culture, this is the place for you!
Explore Art Mediums: Beginner to Advanced
Artists with any level of experience will be able to develop their skills in drawing, painting, and printmaking. Projects will be tailored for the individual learner. This camp will allow students to study line quality, proportions, mood, color, and lots of other techniques! Draw everything from still lifes to human figures. Explore color mixing to color theory. And, learn how to make your own hand-pulled prints. Students will complete the class with more knowledge and a portfolio of projects!
Dance and Yoga Skills
Calling all Dancers and Yogis! Come learn Dance and Yoga fundamentals while developing technique, flexibility, and musicality. An emphasis on Jazz, Musical Theater, and Contemporary styles along with Yoga poses, anatomy, breathwork, and relaxation techniques will be presented. No prior experience with Dance or Yoga is needed.
Levels: 5-8 Attire: Yoga pants, fitted t-shirts, and clean tennis shoes or dance shoes. Hair away from face. Yoga mats and blocks provided, however students may bring their own.
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