Grade 3

Classes for Students Entering Grade 3

SCHEDULING NOTE (Grade 3) -  When registering your child online you will pick a first and second choice from each category.

Sample of the online registration questions page CLICK HERE.

ART

3D ART
Projects may include working with fabric, metal and clay to learn how to create simple sculptures.  

ART AROUND THE WORLD
A multi-cultural approach to art in various countries. Students will make passports and visit different countries through art. Course may include projects such as Japanese lanterns, Knighthood shields from England, and mosaic tiles from Mexico.

FUN WITH FABRIC, FELT & MORE!
Join us to learn how to design and sew creatures, create colorful weaving, explore basic embroidery, and so much more!

ORIGAMI ZOO – IT’S UP TO YOU!
How many animals can we make?  We will fold a few other things like boxes to keep the small animals in, and even boats to give them a change of scenery, but mostly it is animals, animals, animals (including dinos)!

MUSIC

MUSIC GAMES
Music is so much fun! Campers will make the parts needed for various games and activities and use them to learn musical skills in a fun way! This may include instrument building.

WORLD OF MUSIC
An exciting course allowing the younger campers to explore various musical activities including rhythmic games, singing, discovery of instruments and more.

RECORDER
Ideal as an introduction to instruments or just for fun! Students will need to provide a soprano recorder by the second class.

PIANO 1
This is designed for students who have never taken private piano lessons. This class takes an elementary approach using electronic keyboards. Students will need their own headphones and MUST BUY a method book after the first class. Headphone adapters will be provided.

CHOIR
For all students who enjoy singing!

MUSICAL ZOO
For students who have never played a band instrument. The goal of this course is to help the student make a more educated choice as to what instrument to start in their regular school program. Instruments and books will be provided. Students will need to provide a #1.5 B Flat Clarinet reed. The instruments to be experienced are: Flute, Clarinet, Trumpet and either Trombone or Baritone.

DANCE

DANCE EXPLORATION
In this class campers each week will focus on a different style of dance including Jazz, Ballet, Tap and Hip Hop.  Good for campers who have little dance experience or even those with a few years of studio experience who want to work on all different styles. 

BEGINNER JAZZ
These high energy classes offer a style that relies heavily on originality and improvisation, while focusing on classic jazz technique. Dancers have the opportunity to mix different styles into the choreography incorporating their own expression. The blend of upbeat music and dance makes this art form worthy of study.  Beginner class is good for those with little dance experience or even a few years of studio experience.

BEGINNER TAP
This exciting form of dance allows dancers to use their feet like drums to create rhythmic patterns and timely beats. The focus is on the total body movement, placing emphasis on proper technique while executing the steps. Beginners start with simple steps and then progress to more intricate patterns.

FOLK DANCE
The opportunity to learn the folk dances of various countries. No experience needed!

DRAMA

YOUNG ACTORS WORKSHOP
This is a basic acting course that includes a general introduction to theatre and acting techniques, giving campers the opportunity to perform in front of their peers. Classes will include theater games as well as class exercises in acting fundamentals such as movement and voice.

ACTING THROUGH MOVEMENT *NEW*
This is a basic acting course that focuses on movement.  Introducing the concept of blocking and stage movement, discussing what it is, who creates it, stage directions, orientation, and what the movements convey.  Classes will also include theater games. 

MUSICAL THEATRE
Give your regards to Broadway as you learn to combine singing, dancing and acting. This class performs in the end of Camp Performance.

RECREATION

FUN & GAMES
Burn some energy playing your favorite games from PE and learn a bunch of new ones.  Class will include cooperative games, traditional sports, and outdoor games.  Class will mainly meet outside, weather permitting.

WORLD GAMES
Have fun and be active while learning sports and games from around the world.  Class will mainly meet outside, weather permitting.

YOGA 
This course gives the students a relaxing break from the art and music classes by providing a chance to learn basic yoga poses & postures, breathing and relaxation techniques, yoga games and more.  

 

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