HONEY CREEK SPECIALTY CAMPS 2017
Grades 1st-8th ($280/week)
July 10th-14th & July 24th-28th from 8:30am-2pm
Group size: 6-16 campers
Instructor: Jeannie Crayne
Honey Creek Summer Camp is located on 40 acres which include wetlands, prairies, a forest, a pine grove, several NWF-certified Schoolyard Habitats, an edible garden, and a greenhouse. Campers will explore and help care for these diverse habitats – and earn service hours while learning and having fun! The same camp will be offered twice. Campers should choose one of the two weeks.
ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR: Jeannie Crayne, a 2/3 grade teacher at Honey Creek, is an experienced gardener who shares her enjoyment of the the greenhouse, gardens, and grounds with her students and campers by blending nature, education, and fun.
SPANISH LANGUAGE, ARTS & CULTURE
Grades 1st-6th ($280)
July 31st-August 4th from 8:30am-2pm
Group size: 7-16 campers
Instructors: Katherine Downie & Tatiana Colmenares
Learn how to speak basic Spanish words and phrases from a native Spanish-speaker, while also learning about the foods, arts, and culture of Spanish-speaking countries from a local artist!
ABOUT THE INSTRUCTORS: Katherine has taught creative summer camps for over ten years. She loves teaching kids and adults about all types of art, from architecture to zentangle. Tatiana is a native Spanish-speaker who currently works as an instructional assistant at Honey Creek.
Let your imagination guide you on a coding adventure! Create animated stories, interactive games, comics and more! Learn drag-and-drop programming with Scratch – and get to work with a Makey-Makey (http://www.makeymakey.com/)!
ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR: Jessica P’Simer is Honey Creek’s Technology Specialist/Teacher. She has been teaching programming to students using Scratch since 2012.
Grades 5-8 ($180)
June 26th-30th & July 17th-21st from 8:30am-2pm
Instructors: Johnny Thompson & Elizabeth Scott
We will take five full days to rehearse and put on a complete one act play! We will also be taking time to work on props, costumes and set design. We’re looking forward to great times making great shows! We will do a different show each week, so join us for one show or both!
ABOUT THE INSTRUCTORS: Johnny Thompson teaches fourth and fifth grade at Honey Creek and has a great love for all things dramatic. She was very active in her own school plays and enjoys leading the creative arts camps and Theatre productions at Honey Creek. Elizabeth teaches middle school language arts and brings experience of her own days working set and props crew for high school musicals. She also enjoys watching children act silly.
Everything is awesome! Especially when you are working on a team! Legomaniacs is Honey Creek’s after school Lego robotics club and we are hosting a 5-day summer session to help campers get more familiar with programming and attachments.
ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR: Jon Baek teaches middle school science and is the FIRST Lego League coach for the Honey Creek team with over 10+ years of experience. Jon led our Legomaniacs to the State Finals of the First Lego Challenge in 2016.He enjoys seeing creative solutions come to life from the hard work and dedication of the students who master it all.
ENROLLMENT IS NOW OPEN FOR THESE CAMPS!