Lego: Jedi Engineers and Lego: Mine Craft Build Adventure
This year, St. Michael’s has teamed up again with Play Well TEKnologies to offer two lego camps that are sure to stir the imagination and creativity in our lego community! Please note that these classes fill quickly and you are encouraged to register as early as possible.
*Lego Jedi Engineers (for children entering 1st – 4th grade):
Session Dates: July 9th – 13th, $300/half day or $350/full day
The Force Awakens in this introductory engineering course for young Jedi! Explore engineering principles by designing and building projects such as LEGO® X-Wings, R2 Units, Energy Catapults, Defense Turrets, and Settlements from a galaxy far, far away. Create motorized and architectural projects with imagination and engineering to defeat the Empire!
Lego Mine Craft Build Adventure (for children entering 1st -4th grade)
Session Dates: Date July 16th – 20th, $300/half day or $350/full day
Bring Minecraft to life using LEGO® bricks! Resourcefulness, creativity, and cooperation come together in this unique building adventure game; roll the dice to mine for resources, and use these resources to build special items to help in our adventures! Build a Zoo, create a Medieval Castle, and design a Tree House Village! This experience is an original game designed by our instructors inspired by the popular game, Minecraft. Students will have a blast, even without any prior experience with Minecraft or the LEGO® building system.
Chess Camp (for children entering 1st-8th grade)
Session Dates: July 2-3, 5 – 6th, $225.00/half day and $275/ full day (prorated for 4 day week)
CHESS MASTER CONNECTIONS returns partnering with St. Michael’s to offer a unique opportunity to learn, or, continue mastering, the game of chess. No matter what level you play, there is a place for you at our chess camp. We are thrilled to offer two separate weekly instructional sessions from local International Chess Master Jorge Sammour-Hasbun. Jorge has experience teaching gifted children nationally for more than 15 years. His resume includes the Child World Champion title and the 2007 & 2008 World Blitz Champion title. Jorge and his partners are passionate about the game of chess and offer world-class chess instruction for the beginner to advanced player. Jorge states, “Chess camp will teach your child more than chess; your child will: increase logic and reasoning skills, improve decision making skills, develop problem solving skills, increase self confidence, develop analytical thinking skills, improve organizational habits and increase patience and persistence.” Chess Master Connections is committed to “teaching the fundamentals of chess and developing a clear connection to real life success.” Your child will feel the passion and power of chess!
Creative Movement: Dancing Stories (for children ages 4-6, half day only)
Session Dates: July 9 – July 13, $275/half day only
Led by Mrs. Revka, our amazingly talented and creative dance movement instruction. She will guide the children as the dance their way through well known children’s stories. Then, they will create their own dancing story and present their final dance on the last day of the camp. Weekly program run 9:00 – 1:00 daily and includes an option to swim daily.