Student Life
Auxiliary Summer Programs
Summer at Hockaday 2020

Lower School (Grades 1-2)

BLAST! (June 1-5)

Time to BLAST off for summer fun! Camps are non-academic and allow students to celebrate the beginning of summer! BLAST! camps meet June 1-5 and include half-day and full-day offerings.

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BLAST! Camps & Classes

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  • Archery Camp

    Archery camp will give campers a chance to safely wield a bow and arrow and gain all the associated benefits of coordination, focus, and pride in the skill of archery. We'll travel to Texas Archery Academy where our campers will spend the majority of each class having a lot of FUN, letting arrows fly at stationary and moving targets, but with structured drills and practice, along with introductory skills instruction. Campers will learn a neutral style of archery that builds the basics of a solid form. Campers can earn badges for advancing, so participation in multiple weeks is encouraged. Easy to use equipment allows every child to achieve skill progress, without emphasis on strength or gender. Don’t miss this camp, it’s the type of fun & adventure every kid loves!
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 4
     
    Dates/Time: June 1 – June 5, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $280
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.
  • Clay Daze

    This class is hands-down, hands-on FUN! You will learn about 3-D design through experimenting with clay, paint, and glazing. We will create small and medium-sized objects, animals, and dioramas inspired by the characters and scenes from your favorite short stories. Bring your imagination and be prepared to create, build, get messy, and have a blast!
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 6
     
    Dates/Time: June 1 – June 5, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $245
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.
  • Cooking Around the World

    Join us for a cooking adventure around the world! Each day will be an immersive trek through a different country. Cook and learn about your favorite dishes from Italy, Mexico, India, Greece, and the USA.
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 1 - 3
     
    Dates/Time: June 1 – June 5, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $455 (Lunch is included.)
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.
  • Discover Magic Green Wand Course

    Offered by Dallas Magic Academy
    Get ready to take an amazing adventure into the exciting world of Magic. Learn how to cut a lady in half, give your friends superhero powers and make invisible objects appear in a magic pencil pouch just to name a few. In this course students will not only learn 8 secrets of magic principles that makes all magic tricks possible, but more importantly they will discover the real secrets to becoming a true magician as each lesson reveals an important life skill to help build their confidence and communication skills. Each lesson comes with a custom magic prop, a top-secret file folder, and a secret word to unlock bonus videos in an online video vault. This life changing program builds self-confidence and develops critical communication skills in a fun and unique way that is guaranteed to unlock your child's potential and impact the rest of their life.
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 2 – 6
     
    Dates/Time: June 1 – June 5, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $270
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.
  • Discover Magic Purple Wand Course

    Offered by Dallas Magic Academy
    Get ready to take an amazing adventure into the exciting world of Magic. Learn how to read people's minds, make money appear out of nowhere and travel through time with a magic bandanna just to name a few. In this course students will not only learn the 8 basic effects that make up all magic tricks, but more importantly they will discover the real secrets to becoming a true magician as each lesson reveals an important life skill to help build their confidence and communication skills. Each lesson comes with a custom magic prop, a top-secret file folder and a secret word to unlock bonus videos in an online video vault. This life changing program builds self-confidence and develops critical communication skills in a fun and unique way that is guaranteed to unlock your child's potential and impact the rest of their life.
     
    Ages: Entering Grades K – 2
     
    Dates/Time: June 1 – June 5, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $270
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.
  • Field Hockey & Lacrosse Combo Camp

    Coached by Jennifer Johnson, Head Varsity Coach at The Hockaday School. Coach Johnson was a 4-year letter winner at Ball State University.

    Come learn the fundamentals of the great games of field hockey and lacrosse!  We will work on skills, do some drills, and play some games!  Time will be split between field hockey and lacrosse.
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 2 – 8
     
    Dates/Time: June 1 – June 5, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $225
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.
  • First Bike Ride

    Coach Stewart Ball and his staff of coaches have taught hundreds of children to ride a bike. Let us teach you to ride in this popular, low pressure, enjoyable class. All you need is a bike, helmet, water bottle, and snack. Bikes can be kept on campus throughout the week's class.
     
    Ages: Entering Grades K – 6 
     
    Dates/Time: 
    June 1 – June 5, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    June 1 – June 5, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $280
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.
  • Indoor Rock Climbing

    You are going to love this program! Climbing is a sport that builds strength throughout your entire body. Climbing demands agility, balance, coordination, and problem-solving skills, which is why it is one of the fastest growing rec sports. An American Mountain Guide Association (AMGA) certified Climbing Wall Instructor will lead the course, which adheres to AMGA standards for curriculum and instruction. Climbing equipment and transportation to Summit Gym is provided. Wear summer workout clothes.
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 8
     
    Dates/Time: June 1 – June 5, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $255
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.
  • Intermediate Biking

    If you know how to ride your bike, but need more experience or a refresher course, this class is for you! We will emphasize how to safely handle a bike on alternate terrains, ride in small groups, and build fitness with biking. All you need is a bike, helmet, water bottle, and snack. Bikes can be kept on campus throughout the week's class.
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 6
     
    Dates/Time: 
    June 1 – June 5, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    June 1 – June 5, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $280
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.
  • Junior Drone Pilot Academy

    Offered by Drobots Company
    Designed for younger campers with little to no experience flying drones, this program fully immerses campers into an exciting narrative and experience. The mission: Captain Droby and her crew (campers) are exploring a faraway planet to discover new energy resources. The challenge: a colony of pesky aliens who will do anything to disrupt Captain Droby's crew. To conquer the aliens, campers will use a variety of flying, jumping, and rolling drones to navigate their way around the planet and successfully make it back to the mothership. Drobots use the safest and most reliable drone products on the market for enhanced safety and most of all, fun! All campers will receive plenty of Drobots keepsakes and trinkets, so the memories last long beyond the summer.
     
    Ages: Entering Grades K – 2
     
    Dates/Time: June 1 – June 5, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $495 (Lunch is included.)
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.
  • LEGO® Animal Architects

    Offered by Play-Well TEKnologies
    Let your imagination run wild as we design and build leaping dolphins, buzzing beehives, and towering giraffes! Play, create, and learn in a world inspired by the animal kingdom. Design and build as never before and explore your craziest ideas.
     
    Ages: Entering Grades K – 2
     
    Dates/Time: June 1 – June 5, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $245
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.
  • LEGO® STEM Challenge

    Offered by Play-Well TEKnologies
    Ratchet up your imagination with tens of thousands of LEGO® parts! Build engineer-designed projects such as Motorcycles, Castles, Airplanes, and Monorails. Then use special pieces to create your own unique design! New and returning students can explore the endless creative possibilities of the LEGO®  building system with the guidance of an experienced Play-Well instructor. There is no prerequisite for this course.
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 2 – 5
     
    Dates/Time: June 1 – June 5, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $245
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.
  • Little Medical School Summer Camp

    Offered by Little Medical School®
    Little Medical School® brings medicine, science, and the importance of health to children in an entertaining, exciting, and fun way. Children learn and have fun as they dress up like doctors, learn how to use instruments doctors use, and understand how the body works! Our themes for the week will be heart and lungs, proper first aid care, the brain and the spine, the digestive system, and more! Students will learn how to scrub in for surgery, suture and tie surgical knots. Students will also be able to show and name the major bones in the body. Students will even go home with a real stethoscope, first aid kit, brain and spine model, organ and skeleton sticker sets, bone and eye model, and their very own doctor's coat!

    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 5
     
    Dates/Time: June 1 – June 5, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $335
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.
  • Little Veterinarian Summer Camp

    Offered by Little Medical School®
    Little Veterinarian School® encourages elementary school children to role play and explore the exciting world of veterinarians. Using interactive demonstrations, crafts and games, kids learn how to take care of a pet and use instruments that real veterinarians use. Our themes for the week will be the importance and proper care and nutrition to keep dogs healthy, giving a dog a complete assessment, knowing what to do if a dog gets hurt and how to care for them, safety rules for being around animals, discussing what radiographs are and what the light and dark shades are on a radiograph, pesky parasites and how to treat animals, and much more! Student will even go home with their very own stuffed dog, dog bone cookie cutter, dog bowl and much more!

    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 5
     
    Dates/Time: June 1 – June 5, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $335
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.
  • Minecraft U

    This is the Minecraft camp for you! Minecraft U follows a progressive curriculum focused on learning computer skills, problem solving, planning and building, but it's Minecraft, so it's always going to be fun! We emphasize cooperative play and teach game etiquette. Included in the camp tuition is one year of access to our Minecraft monitored server, which allows campers continued access to their projects. Our staff is comprised of computer scientists, teachers, and software developers who also enjoy gaming and Minecraft. Pair Minecraft U with another class or sign up for a full day of Minecraft!
     
    Ages: Entering Grades K - 8
     
    Dates/Time:
    June 1 – June 5, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    June 1 – June 5, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $280
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.
  • Multi-Sport Summer Fun!

    Bringing back the days before kids' sports were a full-time job, when you set up a backyard game with your friends, just for the fun of it-- this is a camp kids love! With an ever-changing lineup of sports and games, we'll roam over the beautiful, shaded Hockaday campus for hours of play. Kickball, flag football, bean bag toss, tag, capture the flag, field hockey, soccer, gaga ball, volleyball, and more! Coach Stewart Ball and his coaching staff will ensure every day will be new and full of energy with a focus on keeping it friendly, fair, and fun. This is a great camp for all ages, sizes, and abilities. This is fun for all!
     
    Ages: Entering Grades K – 6
     
    Dates/Time: June 1 – June 5, 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $445 (Lunch is included.)
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.
  • Painting Palooza

    Do you like to paint? Do you wonder where to begin when looking at a blank canvas? Come join us! In this class, you will explore various painting techniques and themes. We will focus on observational painting and explore still-life, landscape, and portrait painting. We will use acrylic and watercolor techniques as you learn composition, mark-making, and wet and dry painting techniques.
      
    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 6
      
    Dates/Time:
    June 1 – June 5, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $245
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.
  • Sew Fun!

    The machines are ready! You will use hand and machine sewing skills in this popular class. Threading a needle, sewing a running stitch, whip stitch, back stitch, the list goes on. We will also discuss safety tips, patterns, and following directions. You will take home your completed projects and your family will be so impressed!
      
    Ages: Entering Grades 2 – 6
      
    Dates/Time:
    June 1 – June 5, 9:00 a.m. –  12:00 p.m.
    June 1 – June 5, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $245
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.
  • Summer Musical Experience: A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD - KIDS on Stage

    Summer at Hockaday's musical is for all who have an interest in musical theatre. No experience is necessary. Come have a blast with us as we produce Frog and Toad KIDS on stage! This whimsical show follows two great friends - the cheerful, popular Frog, and the rather grumpy Toad - through four fun-filled season. Waking from hibernation, Frog and Toad plant gardens, swim, rake leaves, go sledding, and learn life lessons along the way. Throughout the year, two best friends celebrate and rejoice in the differences that make them unique and special. Adapted from the three-time-Tony-nominated Broadway hit and based on Arnold Lobel's well-loved books, the jazzy, upbeat score bubbles with melody. Part vaudeville, part make-believe, and all charm!
      
    Ages: Entering Grades 2 – 8
      
    Dates/Time: June 1 – June 5, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
      
    Tuition: $450 (Lunch is included.)
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.
  • Yoga

    Yoga is a fun form of fitness that provides many benefits to the body and mind. You will learn yoga at your own pace in a non-competitive environment. This class is designed to help you improve balance, develop strength and flexibility, build self-esteem and confidence, and have fun! Story time and making your very own eye pillow will be some of your favorite activities in this popular class.
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 4
     
    Dates/Time: June 1 – June 5, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $225
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.

Creative Arts & SCIENCE Camps (Two-week Camps)

Creative Arts & SCIENCE Camp takes place June 8 through July 17 in two-week, themed sessions.

Creative Arts & SCIENCE Camp is the perfect mix of summer camp, fine arts, and science! Girls and boys experience art, music, creative movement, dramatic play, and science with a balance of creative play, group games, special visitors, water play, and more. Each two-week session is themed and provides a quality experience of fun activities, camp friendships, and new experiences.

Register for all three sessions to ensure a fun and creative summer!
Lunch is included in the camp tuition.
Before Care and After Care are available for an additional fee. 

Please Note: Your child must be 5 by May 1, 2020. If your child will still be 4 on May 1, 2020, we invite you to join our popular Discover Day Camp. Discover Day Camp details can be found on the page for Ages 3 & 4.

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Creative Arts & SCIENCE Camp Sessions

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  • Session 1: UNDER THE BIG TOP

    Combining arts and sciences and fun gives campers a well-rounded experience in this popular, traditional day camp. Join us UNDER THE BIG TOP and discover the joy, wonder, and fun of the circus! Campers will experience music, art, creative play, scavenger hunts, science, outdoor play, special visitors, and fun with new and returning friends  - camp is so much more fun with friends, so grab your favorite friend and bring them to camp!
     
    Ages: Age 5 – Grade 3 (Camper must be 5 by May 1, 2020.)
     
    Dates/Time: June 8 – June 19, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $680 (Lunch is included.)
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.
  • Session 2: TIME TRAVEL THROUGH THE DECADES

    Combining arts and sciences and fun gives campers a well-rounded experience in this popular, traditional day camp. Join us as we TIME TRAVEL THROUGH THE DECADES and discover highlights of days gone by -music, art, imagination, science and more! Campers will experience music, art, creative play, scavenger hunts, science, outdoor play, special visitors, and fun with new and returning friends  - camp is so much more fun with friends, so grab your favorite friend and bring them to camp!
     
    Ages: Age 5 – Grade 3 (Camper must be 5 by May 1, 2020.)
     
    Dates/Time: June 22 – July 3, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $680 (Lunch is included.)
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.
  • Session 3: OLYMPIC TEAM SPIRIT

    Combining arts and sciences and fun gives campers a well-rounded experience in this popular, traditional day camp. Join us for OLYMPIC TEAM SPIRIT as we embrace the excitement of an Olympic summer! Campers will experience music, art, creative play, scavenger hunts, science, outdoor play, special visitors, and fun with new and returning friends - camp is so much more fun with friends, so grab your favorite friend and bring them to camp!
     
    Ages: Age 5 – Grade 3 (Camper must be 5 by May 1, 2020.)
     
    Dates/Time: July 6 – July 17, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $680 (Lunch is included.)
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.

Camp Invention - ELEVATE!

Camp Invention is where BIG ideas become the next BIG thing! Join us this summer for our brand-new curriculum - ELEVATE! Summer at Hockaday educators lead the week of hands-on activities created especially for children with curious minds. Boys and girls will rotate through brand-new modules and activities, such as Camp Invention Flight Lab, Design Thinking Project, Rescue Squad, and Camp Invention Champions. Campers will build a cityscape, build a prototype, create a wildlife habitat, design and build an ultimate sports complex, and so much more! Don’t miss out on brand new challenges.
Camp Invention is a creation of the National Inventors Hall of Fame.
 
What to bring: brown bag lunch with drink

Ages: Entering Grades 1 - 6

Dates/Time: July 20 - July 24, 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Tuition: $415 (Brown bag lunch is required.)
Save 10% when you register before March 20.

Explorations (One-week Camps & Classes)

Explorations offers a variety of camps and classes that span a wide range of interests. Girls and boys learn through doing in these active and engaging programs. Double the fun by choosing a morning and afternoon camp or class! Register for multiple weeks to create a menu of creative learning and enrichment!

Explorations camps and classes take place June 8 through July 17. 
Camps and classes are one-week, half-day or full-day sessions.

Download the At-A-Glance schedule on the right-hand side of this page to view camp and class schedules by week. To view camp and class details, scroll this page.

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Explorations Camps & Classes

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  • Adventures in Reader's Theatre

    This reading class will look at classic stories by using a fun performance style, reader’s theatre. You will explore the power of your own voice to bring characters to life right off the page with no pressure, because there is no heavy memorization required. Imagine giving voice to a woodland creature or creating thoughts for the leader of the townspeople. Public speaking exercises, theatre games, and improv will all be used as part of the fun.
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 2
     
    Dates/Time:
    June 15 – June 19, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    June 22 – June 26, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    July 13 – July 17, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $225
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.
  • Amazing Math Facts

    It's summer and that means it's time to keep your math skills sharpened. In this class, we'll practice addition and subtraction math facts using games, tricks, hints, and techniques that will help you commit those facts to memory.
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 2
     
    Dates/Time:
    June 8 – June 12, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    June 15 – June 19, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    July 6 – July 10, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $225
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.
  • American Girls Rule!

    Travel through time with your favorite American Girl stories! You will explore aspects of American history through this popular series. Come enjoy a week of crafts, acting, reading, hands-on activities, and much more. You will even get to visit the American Girl® store during camp. Your doll is invited to join you for all the fun!
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 4
     
    Dates/Time:    
    June 8 – June 12, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    June 22 – June 26, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    July 6 – July 10, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $280
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.
  • Archery Camp

    Archery camp will give campers a chance to safely wield a bow and arrow and gain all the associated benefits of coordination, focus, and pride in the skill of archery. We'll travel to Texas Archery Academy where our campers will spend the majority of each class having a lot of FUN, letting arrows fly at stationary and moving targets, but with structured drills and practice, along with introductory skills instruction. Campers will learn a neutral style of archery that builds the basics of a solid form. Campers can earn badges for advancing, so participation in multiple weeks is encouraged. Easy to use equipment allows every child to achieve skill progress, without emphasis on strength or gender. Don’t miss this camp, it’s the type of fun & adventure every kid loves!
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 4
     
    Dates/Time: 
    June 8 – June 12, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    June 15 – June 19, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    June 22 – June 26, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    June 29 – July 3, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    July 6 – July 10, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    July 13 – July 17, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $280
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.
  • Bee-Bots & Robot Engineering

    This class is computer coding for beginners! Coding is just a fancy word for the language of computers. Using Bee-Bots, which are robots that look like bumblebees, you will "teach" your robot by entering commands on the computer that tell your Bee-Bot which direction to move. In addition to Bee-Bots, you will use beginning coding programs in our computer lab. Rumor has it that coding to move an Angry Bird through a maze might be in the plans!
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 2
     
    Dates/Time:  
    June 8 – June 12, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    June 29 – July 3, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    July 6 – July 10, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    July 13 – July 17, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $225
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.
  • Budding Artists

    Budding Artists are given the awesome opportunity to explore a variety of art materials using various art techniques. Each day will offer activities covering a broad range of materials, such as liquid watercolor, fabric crayons, markers, clay, wood, and many more. Young artists will be encouraged to participate in both group and individual projects. Come join us in this creative class!
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 2
     
    Dates/Time:     
    June 15 – June 19, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    July 6 – July 10, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $245
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.
  • Climb, If You Dare – Indoor Rock Climbing

    You are going to love this program! Climbing is a sport that builds strength throughout your entire body. Climbing demands agility, balance, coordination, and problem-solving skills, which is why it is one of the fastest growing rec sports. An American Mountain Guide Association (AMGA) certified Climbing Wall Instructor will lead the course, which adheres to AMGA standards for curriculum and instruction. Climbing equipment and transportation to Summit Gym is provided. Wear summer workout clothes.
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 4
     
    Dates/Time:   
    June 8 – June 12, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    June 15 – June 19, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    June 22 – June 26, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    June 29 – July 3, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    July 6 – July 10, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    July 13 – July 17, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $255
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.
  • Dance Sampler

    With so many fun dance styles available, how do you pick just one? With Dance Sampler, you can pick them all! Each day a new style of dance will be taught and the history behind the dance genre explored. A new day = a new dance style! Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Hip Hop, Lyrical, and Musical Theatre will be introduced.
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 4
     
    Dates/Time:
    June 22 – June 26, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    July 13 – July 17, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $225
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.
  • Discover Magic Blue Wand Course

    Offered by Dallas Magic Academy
    The Blue Wand Course is the newest course in the program. Get ready to take an amazing adventure into the exciting world of Magic. Learn how to move objects with your mind, escape from chains and operate a time machine, just to name a few. In this course, students will learn the different types of magic from dinner table tricks to the big stage illusions, but more importantly they will discover the real secrets to becoming a true magician as each lesson revels an important life skill to help build their confidence and communication skills. Each lesson comes with a custom magic prop, a top-secret file folder and a secret word to unlock bonus videos in an online video vault. This life changing program builds self-confidence and develops critical communication skills in a fun and unique way that is guaranteed to unlock your child's potential and impact the rest of their life.
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 2 – 4
     
    Dates/Time:
    June 29 – July 3, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $270
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.
  • Discover Magic Orange Wand Course

    Offered by Dallas Magic Academy
    Get ready to take an amazing adventure into the exciting world of Magic. Learn how to teleport objects across the room, find hidden magical treasures and levitate a cup of popcorn just to name a few. In this course students will learn the three parts that make up a magic trick with a special focus on presentation, but more importantly they will discover the real secrets to becoming a true magician as each lesson reveals an important life skill to help build their confidence and communication skills. Each lesson comes with a custom magic prop, a top-secret file folder and a secret word to unlock bonus videos in an online video vault. This life changing program builds self-confidence and develops critical communication skills in a fun and unique way that is guaranteed to unlock your child's potential and impact the rest of their life.
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 2 – 4
     
    Dates/Time:
    June 15 – June 19, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $270
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.
  • Discover Magic Purple Wand Course

    Offered by Dallas Magic Academy
    Get ready to take an amazing adventure into the exciting world of Magic. Learn how to read people's minds, make money appear out of nowhere and travel through time with a magic bandanna just to name a few. In this course students will not only learn the 8 basic effects that make up all magic tricks, but more importantly they will discover the real secrets to becoming a true magician as each lesson reveals an important life skill to help build their confidence and communication skills. Each lesson comes with a custom magic prop, a top-secret file folder and a secret word to unlock bonus videos in an online video vault. This life changing program builds self-confidence and develops critical communication skills in a fun and unique way that is guaranteed to unlock your child's potential and impact the rest of their life.
     
    Ages: Entering Grades K – 2
     
    Dates/Time:
    June 29 – July 3, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $270
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.
  • Discover Magic Purple Wand Course

    Offered by Dallas Magic Academy
    Get ready to take an amazing adventure into the exciting world of Magic. Learn how to read people's minds, make money appear out of nowhere and travel through time with a magic bandanna just to name a few. In this course students will not only learn the 8 basic effects that make up all magic tricks, but more importantly they will discover the real secrets to becoming a true magician as each lesson reveals an important life skill to help build their confidence and communication skills. Each lesson comes with a custom magic prop, a top-secret file folder and a secret word to unlock bonus videos in an online video vault. This life changing program builds self-confidence and develops critical communication skills in a fun and unique way that is guaranteed to unlock your child's potential and impact the rest of their life.
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 2 – 4
     
    Dates/Time:
    June 15 – June 19, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $270
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  • Drobots LEGO® K'nex Theme Park

    Offered by Drobots Company
    Join us as we build our very own theme parks using LEGO® K'nex and other awesome materials. Theme Park Design allows campers to learn and test the science behind roller coasters, giant slides, and other theme park activities. Build a giant loop and race against other teams in friendly competitions, use Legos to make a zipline glider, and then make a video from the riders' perspective as you crash through your concession stand sending Legos everywhere!
     
    Ages: Entering Grades K – 2
     
    Dates/Time: June 15 – June 19, 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $495 (Lunch is included.)
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  • Drone Space Spy Obstacle Adventure

    Offered by Drobots Company
    Campers, prepare yourself for a week of technology twists and turns! There is no shortage of fun, learning, and excitement in this beginner level drone program. Campers work together and join their counselors to save planet Earth from the pesky Space Spies. Throughout the week campers will be presented with and then solve a variety of technological challenges in order to navigate their way around the galaxy to unlock the next clues. Drobots use the safest and most reliable drone products on the market for enhanced safety and most of all, fun. Campers will learn all of the safety measures as they prepare to learn the basics of drone technology before taking to the air. All campers will receive Drobots keepsakes and trinkets, so the memories last long beyond the summer.
     
    Ages: Entering Grades K – 2
     
    Dates/Time: July 6 – July 10, 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $495 (Lunch is included.)
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  • First Bike Ride

    Coach Stewart Ball and his staff of coaches have taught hundreds of children to ride a bike. Let us teach you to ride in this popular, low pressure, enjoyable class. All you need is a bike, helmet, water bottle, and snack. Bikes can be kept on campus throughout the week's class.
     
    Ages: Entering Grades K – 4 
     
    Dates/Time:
    June 8 – June 12, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    June 8 – June 12, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    June 15 – June 19, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    June 15 – June 19, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    June 22 – June 26, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    June 22 – June 26, 12:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
    June 29 – July 3, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    June 29 – July 3, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    July 6 – July 10, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    July 13 – July 17, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $280
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  • First Grade Prep Camp

    Is your child ready for first grade? This camp is a fun, yet purposeful camp offered to children that will be entering first grade in the fall. Students will prepare for first grade by sharpening their phonological awareness, phonics, writing, basic math skills, and social skills. Created and led by certified academic language therapists (C.A.L.T.) and managed with a small student-to-teacher ratio, this class will be a great benefit for your young learner!
     
    Ages: Entering Grade 1
     
    Dates/Time:
    July 6 – July 10, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    July 13 – July 17, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $380
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  • Fit Kids Running + Strength!

    Ready, set, soar! The key to excelling in all sports is speed and/or endurance and proper form. With the coach's guidance, you will set personal goals and strive each day to reach them along with participating in cross training, fun runs, and relays with other campers. Fitness games, group games, and more fun activities will be incorporated in the daily schedule. Our coaches will work on specific technique to improve your form as a runner and help increase your speed and endurance. Come soar with us!
    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 4
     
    Dates/Time:
    June 8 – June 12, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    June 15 – June 19, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    June 22 – June 26, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $225
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  • Gym Games & Swim

    Swimming instruction is given in the basic strokes. You must have the confidence to get into the pool and put your face in the water. Through games and the guidelines set by the American Red Cross, you will learn to swim!
     
    Gym Games will include group games such as basketball, indoor soccer, relays, obstacle courses, and much more. You will have a great time learning new gym games as you team up with your friends!
     
    All Gym Games & Swim students will spend time cooling off in the Rec Room at the end of class where supervised games and activities will take place. Gaga ball, which was a favorite last summer, will be back!
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 4
     
    Dates/Time:   
    June 8 – June 12, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    June 15 – June 19, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    June 22 – June 26, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    June 29 – July 3, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    July 6 – July 10, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    July 13 – July 17, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $225
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  • Handwork Studio: Fiber Arts

    Join us as we explore hand-sewing, embroidery, knitting, weaving and needle-felting all while creating stuffed animals, pillows, accessories and more! We've planned projects that you will be proud to show your family and friends!
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 4
     
    Dates/Time:
    June 8 – June 12, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    June 22 – June 26, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    June 29 – July 3, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    July 13 – July 17, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $245
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  • Hip Hop, Hockaday Rock!

    Is Fortnite where you learn your dance moves? Relying on World of Dance to stay current in hip hop styles? Join us and learn all the latest dances plus classic moves that never go out of style!
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 4
     
    Dates/Time:
    June 15 – June 19, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    July 6 – July 10, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $225
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  • Intermediate Biking

    If you know how to ride your bike, but need more experience or a refresher course, this class is for you! We will emphasize how to safely handle a bike on alternate terrains, ride in small groups, and build fitness with biking. All you need is a bike, helmet, water bottle, and snack. Bikes can be kept on campus throughout the week's class.
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 4
     
    Dates/Time:   
    June 8 – June 12, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    June 8 – June 12, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    June 15 – June 19, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    June 15 – June 19, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    June 22 – June 26, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    June 22 – June 26, 12:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
    June 29 – July 3, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    June 29 – July 3, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    July 6 – July 10, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    July 13 – July 17, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $280
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  • Junior Bakers

    Have you secretly wanted to bake your own batch of cookies? Or maybe you have already done so and are ready to step up to something fancier like a cupcake or a cake ball. Have you ever baked a loaf of bread? This class is all about baking. Each day you will read recipes, measure and mix, and bake. Your family will be so impressed by all the yummy treats they get to sample!
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 2
     
    Dates/Time:   
    June 8 – June 12, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    June 15 – June 19, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    July 13 – July 17, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $245
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  • Junior Chefs

    Junior Chefs introduces our young campers to the world of culinary arts. Learn how to plan a meal from scratch, how to plan a plated dinner that is colorful, and how to pair main dishes with side dishes. We'll talk about nutrition as we create amazing flavors to serve to our fellow campers!
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 2
     
    Dates/Time:   
    June 22 – June 26, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    June 29 – July 3, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    July 13 – July 17, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $245
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  • Junior Scientists

    If you love science, you'll love this class! Come join us as we learn about all things science while doing hands-on experiments, testing theories, rocket launching, and learning how things work. Class themes may be centered around physics, chemistry, astronomy, geology, paleontology, oceanography, meteorology, biology, and more! Future scientists begin right here!
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 2
     
    Dates/Time:  
    June 15 – June 19, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    June 22– June 26, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    June 29 – July 3, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    July 6 – July 10, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $245
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  • Kids Chemistry

    Come explore the awesome world of chemistry, just for kids! Our range of fun experiments, games, projects, fun facts, amazing videos, and much more will teach you about atoms, acids, molecules, electrons, metals, and all kinds of interesting chemistry topics. You will investigate, mix, experiment - and, that is just the start!
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 2
     
    Dates/Time:
    June 8 – June 12, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    June 15 – June 19, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    June 29 – July 3, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    July 13 – July 17, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $245
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  • Kids in the Kitchen

    This fun hands-on class will teach kitchen basics. We'll learn how different kitchen tools work, how to be safe in the kitchen, and how to make simple go-to recipes. Learn how different ingredients work together to achieve the perfect flavor!
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 2
     
    Dates/Time:
    June 8 – June 12, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    June 15 – June 19, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    June 22 – June 26, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    June 29 – July 3, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    July 6 – July 10, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $245
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  • LEGO® Intro to STEM

    Offered by Play-Well TEKnologies
    Tap into your imagination with tens of thousands of LEGO®! Build engineer-designed projects such as Boats, Snowmobiles, Catapults, and Merry-Go-Rounds. Then use special pieces to create your own unique design! New and returning students can explore the endless creative possibilities of the LEGO® building system with the guidance of an experienced Play-Well instructor.
     
    Ages: Entering Grades K – 2
     
    Dates/Time: June 8 – June 12, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $245
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  • LEGO® Minecraft Engineering

    Offered by Play-Well TEKnologies
    Bring Minecraft to life using LEGO® materials! 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 further our adventures! Build a Zoo, create a Medieval Castle, and design a Tree House Village! Prior experience with Minecraft is not necessary to enjoy this popular camp!
     
    Ages: Entering Grades K – 2
     
    Dates/Time: 
    June 29 – July 3, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. 
     
    Tuition: $245
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  • LEGO® Robotics using WeDo® System

    Offered by Play-Well TEKnologies
    Build and program robots in this introductory Robotics class using the LEGO® WeDo® system. Learn basic programming skills, simple engineering concepts, and the names of robot components. Work in small groups to complete several projects using tilt and motion sensors. This is a great way to prepare young Robotics enthusiasts for more advanced Robotics programs.
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 2 – 4
     
    Dates/Time: 
    June 29 – July 3, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. 
     
    Tuition: $245
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  • LEGO® STEM & Ninjaneering

    Offered by Play-Well TEKnologies
    Prepare for a fun week of LEGO® camp packed with hands-on and minds-on STEM fun! Build projects inspired by cool machines close to home such as trains, helicopters, treehouses, and beam bridges. Then build skull trucks, dragons, and spinjitzu spinners from Ninjago City! Engineering and Ninjanuity are the focus of this fun-filled themed camp for LEGO® fanatics!
     
    Ages: Entering Grades K – 2
     
    Dates/Time: 
    July 6 – July 10, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $245
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  • LEGO® Superhero Engineering

    Offered by Play-Well TEKnologies
    Save the world with Superheroes! Build the hideouts and vehicles of your favorite caped crusaders and learn what makes them not only Superheroes, but Superhero Engineers! An experienced Play-Well instructor guides young heroes as they design, build, and save a city where ingenuity and imagination can solve any conflict.
     
    Ages: Entering Grades K – 2
     
    Dates/Time: June 22 – June 26, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $245
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  • LEGO® Transportation Engineering Around the World

    Offered by Play-Well TEKnologies
    See the world in various modes of transportation through hands-on builds using LEGO®. Learn STEM concepts through structural and mechanical projects that will take you on the journey of a lifetime. See the Swiss Alps by train, visit the pyramids in Egypt by dune buggy, and even take a ride through Venice on a gondola!
     
    Ages: Entering Grades K – 2
     
    Dates/Time: June 8 – June 12, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. 
     
    Tuition: $245
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  • Little Dental School & Little Nutrition Summer Camp

    Offered by Little Medical School®
    The Little Dental School uses the power of role-play, hands-on demonstrations, crafts, and games to simulate a "mini dental school" experience. Little Dental School will teach the principles of a healthy mouth and oral hygiene by encouraging the students to assume the role of a dentist. The Little Nutrition School allows students to assume the role of the dietitian and learn about healthy eating habits, the food pyramid, and more in a fun engaging way. Each child will receive a diploma as a graduate of Little Dental School & Little Nutrition Summer Camp upon completion of the camp.
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 4
     
    Dates/Time: 
    June 8 – June 12, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $335
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  • Little Pediatrician Summer Camp

    Offered by Little Medical School®
    Little Pediatrician School takes a new twist on the traditional expectant sibling offerings. Assume the role of a pediatrician and learn how to perform an exam, feed/burp a baby, infant CPR, and more! Every future pediatrician will adopt a luxury plush doll to take home. Students will learn: (1) caring for baby, (2) the 3 Bs...burps, bottles, and baths, (3) emergencies and vaccinations, (4) preparing for a sibling, and more!
     
    Ages: Entering Grades K – 2
     
    Dates/Time: June 15 – June 19, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. 
     
    Tuition: $350
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  • Little Medical School Summer Camp

    Offered by Little Medical School®
    Little Medical School brings medicine, science, and the importance of health to children in an entertaining, exciting, and fun way. Children learn and have fun as they dress up like doctors, learn how to use instruments doctors use, and understand how the body works! Our themes for the week will be heart and lungs, proper first aid care, the brain and the spine, the digestive system, and more! Students will learn how to scrub in for surgery, suture and tie surgical knots. Students will also be able to show and name the major bones in the body. Students will even go home with a real stethoscope, first aid kit, brain and spine model, organ and skeleton sticker sets, bone and eye model, and their very own doctor's coat!
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 4
     
    Dates/Time: 
    June 22 – June 26, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $335
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  • Little Sports Medicine Summer Camp

    Offered by Little Medical School®
    Does your child love sports? Sports offer so much more than a fun way to play outside. At Little Medical School, sports are a gateway to learning and the fascinating world of Sports Medicine. In this camp, we use interactive tools and activities to teach students the basics of the popular medical field. They learn about reflexes and response times – even get their own reflex hammer to keep! They learn about common sports injuries and how to treat them, about hands and joints, and in a class favorite lesson they’ll learn about and get to perform a Tommy John surgery. Our sports medicine course was designed by a team of board-certified physicians and is led by a trained and background-checked instructor passionate about sharing medical knowledge with aspiring young learners. Watch your child beam with pride when he or she earns a diploma on graduation day.
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 4
     
    Dates/Time: June 15 – June 19, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. 
     
    Tuition: $335
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  • Little Veterinarian Summer Camp

    Offered by Little Medical School®
    Little Veterinarian School® encourages elementary school children to role play and explore the exciting world of veterinarians. Using interactive demonstrations, crafts and games, kids learn how to take care of a pet and use instruments that real veterinarians use. Our themes for the week will be the importance and proper care and nutrition to keep dogs healthy, giving a dog a complete assessment, knowing what to do if a dog gets hurt and how to care for them, safety rules for being around animals, discussing what radiographs are and what the light and dark shades are on a radiograph, pesky parasites and how to treat animals, and much more! Student will even go home with their very own stuffed dog, dog bone cookie cutter, dog bowl and much more!
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 4
     
    Dates/Time: 
    June 22 – June 26, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    July 6 – July 10, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $335
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  • Little Wilderness Medicine Summer Camp

    Offered by Little Medical School®
    Little Medical School brings medicine, science, and the importance of health to children in an entertaining, exciting, and fun way. Children learn and have fun as they dress up like doctors, learn how to use instruments doctors use, and understand how the body works! Our themes for the week will include snake bites, hypothermia, water safety, tourniquets and broken bones, mosquitos, and much more! Students will even go home with a snake model, thermal blanket, LMS bandana, and some fun surprises!
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 2 – 4
     
    Dates/Time: 
    June 8 – June 12, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    July 6 – July 10, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $335
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  • Magic Tree House Reading Club

    Jump into Mary Pope Osborne's magical series of time-travel books with us! These stories, full of adventure, exploration, and history, come alive each week. Scavenger hunts, drama, creative arts, and history will round out the stories above. Throughout the course of the week, we will read the book together. We can't wait to travel with you in the Magic Tree House!
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 2
     
    Dates/Time:   
    Midnight on the Moon
    June 8 – June 12, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
     
    Lions at Lunchtime
    June 15 – June 19, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. 
     
    Tuition: $225
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  • Mainly Math

    Get ready for some fun!  We'll have treasure hunts, scavenger hunts and many fun activities but mainly it will be math!  We will cover money, telling time, addition, subtraction, and several other concepts. We'll use a number line, hundreds grid, and additional tools to solve math challenges. Come join us and you'll see just how fun math can be!
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 2
     
    Dates/Time:   
    June 29 – July 3, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    July 13 – July 17, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $225
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  • Math Games & Apps

    Increase your number sense and practice your math skills using a variety of math games and apps. Tap into your higher-level thinking skills and strengthen your math abilities using games and technology. Addition, subtraction, counting money, and telling time are just some of the topics we will cover. This class will show you that math is most definitely fun!
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 2
     
    Dates/Time:   
    June 22 – June 26, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    July 6 – July 10, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    July 13 – July 17, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $225
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  • Minecraft U

    This is the Minecraft camp for you! Minecraft U follows a progressive curriculum focused on learning computer skills, problem solving, planning and building, but it's Minecraft, so it's always going to be fun! We emphasize cooperative play and teach game etiquette. Included in the camp tuition is one year of access to our Minecraft monitored server, which allows campers continued access to their projects. our staff is comprised of computer scientists, teachers, and software developers who also enjoy gaming and Minecraft. Pair Minecraft U with another class offering or sign up for a full day of Minecraft!
     
    Ages: Entering Grades K – 4
     
    Dates/Time:
    June 8 – June 12, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    June 8 – June 12, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    June 15 – June 19, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    June 15 – June 19, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    June 22 – June 26, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    June 22 – June 26, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    June 29 – July 3, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    June 29 – July 3, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    July 6 – July 10, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    July 6 – July 10, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    July 13 – July 17, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    July 13 – July 17, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $280
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  • Multi-Sport Summer Fun!

    Bringing back the days before kids' sports were a full-time job, when you set up a backyard game with your friends, just for the fun of it-- this is a camp kids love! With an ever-changing lineup of sports and games, we'll roam over the beautiful, shaded Hockaday campus for hours of play. Kickball, flag football, bean bag toss, tag, capture the flag, field hockey, soccer, gaga ball, volleyball, and more! Every day will be new and full of energy with a focus on keeping it friendly, fair, and fun. This is a great camp for all ages, sizes, and abilities. This is fun for all! 
     
    Ages: Entering Grades K – 4 
     
    Dates/Time:
    June 8 – June 12, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    June 15 – June 19, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    June 22 – June 26, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    June 29 – July 3, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    July 6 – July 10, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    July 13 – July 17, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $230
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  • Musical Movie Magic

    If you love the music and dance moves in High School Musical, Step Up, Frozen, Singing in the Rain, or Enchanted, you will love this camp! You will explore scenes from many movies with famous dances and some not-so-famous, but definitely filled with toe tapping, eye catching excitement. You will learn moves straight out of the movies, learn new dances to your favorite movie soundtracks, and experiment with creating your own moves and dances, too!
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 4
      
    Dates/Time:   
    June 29  – July 3, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    July 6  – July 10, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    July 13  – July 17, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
      
    Tuition: $225
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  • Painting Palooza

    Do you like to paint? Do you wonder where to begin when looking at a blank canvas? Come join us! In this class, you will explore various painting techniques and themes. We will focus on observational painting and explore still-life, landscape, and portrait painting. We will use acrylic and watercolor techniques as you learn composition, mark-making, and wet and dry painting techniques.
      
    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 2
      
    Dates/Time: 
    June 8 – June 12, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    June 29 – July 3, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    July 13 – July 17, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $245
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  • Recycled Art Creations

    Come join us as we reimagine and create! We will use recycled materials to create art sculptures, 3-D art, wearables, and more! This camp will challenge our imaginations and open our eyes to the method of repurposing to create something of beauty and purpose.
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 2
     
    Dates/Time:     
    June 8 – June 12, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    June 29 – July 3, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $245
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.
  • Rocks to Rockets

    What makes a rocket fly? How does a caterpillar become a butterfly? Science poses many questions for you to ponder, doesn't it? In Rocks to Rockets, you will discover the wonders of chemistry, geology, and biology through fun and age-appropriate experiments. Join us for hands-on activities with bubbles, electricity, kitchen chemistry, and many other activities that make science fun!
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 2
     
    Dates/Time: 
    June 8 – June 12, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    June 22 – June 26, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    July 6 – July 10, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    July 13 – July 17, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $245
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.
  • Second Grade Prep Camp

    Is your child ready for second grade? This camp is a fun, yet purposeful camp offered to children that will be entering second grade in the fall. Students will prepare for second grade by sharpening their reading, writing, and math skills. Created and led by certified academic language therapists (C.A.L.T.) and managed with a small student-to-teacher ratio, this class will be a great benefit for your young learner!
     
    Ages: Entering Grade 2
     
    Dates/Time:
    July 6 – July 10, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    July 13 – July 17, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $380
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.
  • Sew Fun!

    The machines are ready! You will use hand and machine sewing skills in this popular class. Threading a needle, sewing a running stitch, whip stitch, back stitch, the list goes on. We will also discuss safety tips, patterns, and following directions. You will take home your completed projects and your family will be so impressed!
      
    Ages: Entering Grades 2 – 4
      
    Dates/Time:    
    June 8 – June 12, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    June 15 – June 19, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    June 29 – July 3, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    July 6 – July 10, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    July 13 – July 17, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
      
    Tuition: $245
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.
  • StemQuest Jr. Aliens vs. Wizards

    Offered by Drobots Company
    StemQuest unplugs campers from the computer screen in this action-packed, story-based program. Throughout the week, campers will be constantly on the move as they experiment and play. StemQuest has intentionally extracted the wide array of exhilarating challenges and mysteries from popular gaming apps and turned it all into a live adventure. Campers will use age-appropriate rovers, bots, drones, and autonomous creative technology to jump over walls, push down obstacles, lift boulders, and navigate through galaxies. Teams of campers work together in indoor, outdoor, and open-spaced "worlds" throughout the week. In doing so, campers utilize life skills such as: collaborative problem solving, design, and curiosity to outwit, out-build, and out-smart the program instructor, The Wizard! 
     
    Ages: Entering Grades K – 2
     
    Dates/Time: June 22 – June 26, 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $495 (Lunch is included.)
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.
  • StemQuest Jr. Coasters & Speedsters

    Offered by Drobots Company
    Campers who yearn for the need for speed will love this energizing camp! Teams of campers work together during multiple hands-on creative activities to design, build, and race rolling objects. Prepare to design and build the tallest, fastest, and most durable marble roller coasters, before releasing your marble in super-speedster fashion down the tracks. Huddle up with your counselors and devise a plan to have your rolling objects jump over as many towers as possible without knocking them over. Get creative and build your very own balloon-powered speedster bot and navigate it around and crash it through various obstacles. Finally, try your best to conquer and complete the dreaded super loop for extra excitement! 
     
    Ages: Entering Grades K – 2
     
    Dates/Time: July 13 – July 17, 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $495 (Lunch is included.)
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.
  • Storybook Art

    The magical combination of stories and imagination will emerge in this fun new camp! Each day will include popular children's stories followed by an art lesson that complements the story of the day. Students will be able to engage in literature and practice artistic expression through various art mediums.
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 2
     
    Dates/Time:  
    June 22 – June 26, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    July 6 – July 10, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $245
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.
  • Summer Reading Club

    This reading class will read selections from the Hockaday Summer Reading List. If you love reading, come join us as we read together, dig for meaning, examine character development, and engage new vocabulary! All are welcome to join us for this enriching reading experience!
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 2
     
    Dates/Time:   
    July 6 – July 10, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    July 13 – July 17, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $225
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.
  • Targeted Reading & Spelling Class

    This course is designed for students who are not quite reading and writing on grade level or to their full potential. After assessing the individual needs of the student, direct, targeted instruction will be given in their specific area of need, which may include sight words, graphemes, phonemes, decoding, spelling, dictation, fluency, reading connected text, and/or comprehension. Created and led by certified academic language therapists (C.A.L.T.) and managed with a small student-to-teacher ratio, this class will be a great benefit for your young learner!

    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 4
     
    Dates/Time:
    July 6 – July 10, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    July 13 – July 17, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $460
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.
  • Tennis & Swim

    Swimming instruction is given in the basic strokes. You must have the confidence to get into the pool and put your face in the water. Through games and the guidelines set by the American Red Cross, you will learn to swim!
     
    Tennis lessons for beginners will teach you basic strokes with an emphasis on forehand and backhand. We will introduce serving as we work on cardiovascular and strength building. The focus is FUN and MASTERY!
     
    All Tennis & Swim students will spend time cooling off in the Rec Room at the end of class where supervised games and activities will take place. Gaga ball, which was a favorite last summer, will be back!
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 4
     
    Dates/Time:   
    June 8 – June 12, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    June 15 – June 19, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    June 22 – June 26, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    June 29 – July 3, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    July 6 – July 10, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    July 13 – July 17, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $265
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  • Wacky World of 3-D Art

    Explore art as it jumps off the page and into your hands! Use your creative mind to do hands-on activities, such as building with clay, everyday materials, paper mache, and anything else we can make into 3-D. Bring your creativity with you and have fun with your friends bringing your ideas to life!
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 2
     
    Dates/Time:  
    June 15 – June 19, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    July 13 – 17, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $245
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.
  • Yoga

    Yoga is a fun form of fitness that provides many benefits to the body and mind. You will learn yoga at your own pace in a non-competitive environment. This class is designed to help you improve balance, develop strength and flexibility, build self-esteem and confidence, and have fun! Story time and making your very own eye pillow will be some of your favorite activities in this popular class.
     
    Ages: Entering Grades 1 – 4
     
    Dates/Time:  
    June 8 – June 12, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    June 22 – June 26, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    July 13 – July 17, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
     
    Tuition: $225
    Save 10% when you register before March 20.

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