Summerscape Day Camp 2018

North Side Middle School (Elkhart, IN) • Completed Grades K-7

Sessions

One-week sessions through June & July
(excluding 4th of July week)

Half Day & Full Day
Camps Offered

*Before/After Care also available
(calculated at 15 minute intervals)

Times

Half-Day Programs
(8am-12pm & 12:30pm-4:30pm)
Before/After Care: 7am until 6pm

Staff

Certified ECS Teachers
Junior Counselors
(High School & College Students)

June 4 – July 27, 2018

Adventure awaits at Summerscape Day Camp!

Choose from dozens of options to keep your K-7th grade student happy and busy this summer. Select the weeks and session times that work for you.

Half day, full day, before care & aftercare available. All camp leaders are certified teachers.
DISCOUNTS: ECS Employees – 10%  |  Sibling Discount- $10 off each additional child you register

 

View 2017 Brochure

Questions? Contact camp@elkhartedfoundation.org 

Check out some of the fun themes from our 2017 Summerscape Camp!

Camp Adventure

All sorts of adventures await including sports, arts and crafts, water play, outdoor exploration, and field trips.

Exploring Color

Explore color through different art projects, activities and games. The week will end with an Art Show featuring the student’s work.

Animal Adventures

Animal lovers will enjoy daily study trips to learn about and experience a wide variety of animals. *Note this camp meets until 12:30pm.

Sports of All Sorts

Explore, learn, and play a variety of indoor and outdoor sports. The week will include a field trip
to a local sports facility.

L’il Chef’s Cooking Camp

Learn cooking skills including measuring, mixing and cutting, all while making simple foods. End the week with a mini-restaurant for families.

Let’s Drum

Drum, sing and dance to the music of Africa and the Caribbean. This camp is for students who have completed grades 4-7 only.

Exploring the Great Outdoors

Learn all about trees, flowers, and creatures of Elkhart County! Students will also learn how to build an outdoor structure!

Engineering in the Community

Take a field trip to a local company and learn the importance of engineers in Elkhart. Students will determine a real world problem a local company faces and use their engineering skills to solve it.

Creative Campers

Students will venture into painting, drawing, photography, collage and technology, ending with an Art Show featuring the students’ work.

Camp Serve

Focus on service projects within the community!  Students will volunteer at various locations, help to beautify our city and create items for local schools.

Pots & Pans Band

Campers will use pots, pans, buckets and other recycled items to play and create music. A performance with the repurposed materials will take place at the end of the week.

Readers Theater

Students will learn about drama through script selection and modification, blocking, and
rehearsal, culminating with a performance.

Robotics

Campers will explore age-appropriate robotics using EV3 robots and coding with LEGO Mindstorms software. End-of-week demonstration to showcase what they’ve learned!

iPad Creations

This camp explores all of the things you can create  and do on a iPad. Build your digital portfolio!

Intro to Ozobots

Learn how to program an Ozobot using various robotics skills. Each day will include challenges, competitions, robots and fun.

Breakout!

Campers practice teamwork to find clues, learn strategy and solve puzzles each day to meet an objective. Various tasks include finding out what is in a locked box or “escape” from a room.

Hands On Science

Hands-on science experiments and activities including dissecting, making and launching rockets, and exploring chemical reactions.

City with a Heart

Travel around and learn about the history of Elkhart through field trips, art and technology.

Arts & Crafts

Students will spend the week making all sorts of “Pinterest” inspired craft projects.