2020 Summer Camp

 

Weekly Summer Camps for Ages 3 to 14

from June 1 to Aug 14 

Conducted by Certified and professional teachers

Students with no structured environment or educational opportunities fall behind 3-6 months during summer. Samspra Academy has created a program to keep your child entertained, and challenged at the same time during our summer sessions - Do not miss this opportunity to give your child an enriching and memorable summer.

Full day and Half a day (Morning / afternoon) options available

Full day : 9 AM - 4 PM (before care available for an extra charge)

 Half day Morning :  9 am-12:30 pm

Half day afternoon :  12:30 - 4 pm 

Cost:  One time Summer Registration fee $ 20.00 

Full day - $ 295.00/ Week 

Half day – $ 165.00/ Week 

General camp policies: 

1. Wear appropriate comfortable clothing and athletic shoes to suit the weather. 

2. Bring lunch and water bottle. 

3. Label all personal belongings. Do not bring valuables or electronic devices to school, unless the teacher requests to do so for instructional/ project purposes. 

4. To enroll, online registration with payment is required to hold your spot. ( highlight this) 

5. Additional paperwork may be required prior to the 1st day. 

6. Activities may be subject to change, keeping in mind the safety of students, inclement weather and unavoidable conditions. 

7. Cancellation policy: If a cancellation request is received 30-days or more before the 1st day of the camp, Samspra will provide a full tuition refund. For cancellation requests received 15 days prior to the 1st of the camp, samspra will provide partial tuition refund. Cancellation requests received less than 14 days prior to the camp will receive No refunds and Failure to make payment on due date will cancel participant’s registration. Registration fee is one-time, non refundable fee. 

8. Agree to Samspra Waiver of Liability and school policies included with Summer Registration form. 

 

For any questions or clarification please feel free to contact us anytime.

June Theme: Passport to the World

Campers explore countries across the globe with the geography and culture activities for an Around the World themed camp! The campers not only explore the world around them, but work hands on:  Art, clothing, cooking, language intro, reading, Calligraphy, learn music, dance, and instruments and celebrate festivals around the World. 

Week 1: June 1-5 

Morning Session

Elective 1 : Music Camp

Students will learn the basics of music exercises, short music compositions and bhajans in Carnatic Keyboard/ Harmonium, Carnatic Vocal and Violin. Students will have an opportunity to perform at the end of the week.  Students will have team musical games and outdoor fun. 

Elective 2 : Craft around the World Camp

 

Students will learn age appropriate Art projects around the world from Chinese dragon, Henna hands, African masks, puzzle making, Legume Mosaic, paper quilling and much more. 

Elective 3 : Y.E.S Yoga Camp

 

Yoga Education in Schools program offers Bal Yogi Program. Campers will have gardening time, outdoor nature walk and play along with authentic kid’s yoga.  

Afternoon session: Games & Sports from Around the World:

This unique games and sports around the world helps students learn about a culture and to help them understand culture through one of its games. The games we play are age appropriate and can be played indoors or outdoors. 

Have you ever played Kongki Noli, a Korean traditional game. What about all time fun, Indian games like Golli, pallanguli, indoor out door Kabadi, tennicoit/ ring tennis and popular cricket. 

Games like Pilolo, scavenger hunt, will compliment gathering around for the best old school board games like funny money, trivia etc.. We’ll have a blast and leave your campers wanting more!

Week 2: June 8 - 12 

Morning Session

Elective 1 : Music Camp

 

Students will learn the basics of music exercises, short music compositions and bhajans in Carnatic Keyboard/ Harmonium, Carnatic Vocal and Violin. Students will have an opportunity to perform at the end of the week.  Students will have team musical games and outdoor fun. 

Elective 2 : Design and Make an outfit from around the world

 

Unleash your Creativity. Pick an outfit to work on from any part of the world, design it and make it.  In this camp, students will learn basics of making an outfit, from measuring, cutting to knit, crochet, stich, work on embroidery, glue stich, work with real fabric, yarn, beads, according to age appropriate skills. 

Afternoon session: Cooking Around the World

This camp allows students the ownership of taste in the kitchen. Students learn the art of cooking. They explore different cultures, crops and food varieties available in different parts of the world, prepare a dish and enjoy the taste of different countries around the world.   

Week 3: June 15 - 19 

Morning Session

Elective 1 : Music Camp

 

Students will learn the basics of music exercises, short music compositions and bhajans in Carnatic Keyboard/ Harmonium, Carnatic Vocal and Violin. Students will have an opportunity to perform at the end of the week.  Students will have team musical games and outdoor fun. 

Elective 2 : Languages around the World

It’s a special day when a child says they can read and speak more than a language. The best way to know a culture inside and out is through their language and their stories. Students will be introduced to basic speaking, scriptures, stories from around the world. Sanskrit, Tamil, Hindi, French, English are in our popular language immersion list.  We are doing this for two important reasons: one it builds confidence and second children have so much fun in this camp.

Afternoon session: Arts and painting Around the World

Do you want to own a museum quality painting at your home made by your child? Then this camp is perfect for you. Explore the vibrant texture and paintings.  We learn proper sketching techniques to modern acrylic art and canvas painting. Create and own your Master piece.    

Week 4: June 22 - 26 

Morning Session

Elective 1 : Dance Camp

 

Students will enjoy the basic steps of Indian classical dance; learn choreography to a Bollywood or folk or Western hip-hop. They will have the opportunity to shoot a recording and perform at the end of the week or in an event.

Elective 2 : Habitat and Architectures around the World

Students in this camp will explore the habitat, build things inspired by nature, find any problems and ways to save the habitat or provide a safe haven for the animals and plants. The activities include bird walk, hike trip to Honey bee farm, Bird house building, terrarium building, bio mimicry projects and many more. In the second half of the week students will design and build an interplanetary Zoo.

Afternoon session: Celebrate Festivals around the World

Celebrate this camp with global festivals in style. Hand on activities includes arts, crafts, food, reading and writing activities and much more. You do not want to miss a beat. Brighten the week with Chinese lantern, Mardi gras crafts, Indian Holi colors to Scott Hogmanay festivals!

July Theme: The best of both Worlds

Bringing in the most unique camp experience.  When learning meets fun with hands on STEAM, culture and more, the sky is the limit. Campers get the opportunity to go beyond their regular school learning and realize the true meaning of balanced learning.  We have tons of fun planned for our campers. Don’t miss our July or August camps.

Week 5: June 29 - July 3 

Morning Session  : Samspra Science Genie Camp

Give your camper a mind to work and fuel reasoning through exploration and experiments. If your camper thinks science fair is fun, then check this double fun Science Genie camp where magic meets science.  

Afternoon session: Samspra Got Talent Camp

Bring out the inner performer in you when you take part in the greatest show at Camp! Whether you have serious talent or want to join us for the laughs and jokes, there is something for everyone. Choose your category and let’s see who is the winner of Samspra Got Talent camp is.  

Week 6: July 6 - 10 

Morning Session  :  Recreating a Book Camp

Bring the greatest epics to life with our literacy adventure camp. The book we are recreating will be revealed to the campers. This adventure takes you deep through ancient history, thousands of years back to the settings of the book, living the characters and experiencing the unreal. Students will work with their teams to problem solve and make meaningful connections between a wide array of subjects and connecting the moral values to real life. 

Afternoon session: Theater and Drama Camp

Bring out the best in you and become a better actor and public speaker with this Theater and Drama camp. Campers will be given a theme to story write, create the setting and play. Campers will have a chance to create items and sets needed for their play and present at the end of the week.  This camp is guaranteed to amaze the campers and want more.

Week 7: July 13 - 17 

Morning Session  :  Little Doctor Camp

Foster fun and healthy lives in kids! Participate in a variety of activities surrounding healthy lifestyles and fun topics in medicine, including All about the Heart! Digesting digestion, First Aid, Is there a Surgeon in the House? Our camp activities include concepts of teamwork, critical thinking, empathy awareness, and personal responsibility. 

Afternoon session: Chess Camp

Early Exposure leads to future passion. Engage your child in intellectual pursuit while building social skills. Join us this week in the fun session of Chess. 

Week 8: July 20 - 24 

Morning Session  :   Explosive Science

Come join us in the world of awesome science experiments. This explosive science camp is conducted by the master science teacher who has awed 100’s of students and had them develop interest in science and exploration. Come see what reacts with what.  

Afternoon session: Creative Writing

Anyone, no matter their age, has the ability to write a compelling story and deepen their understanding of the craft of writing. During our intensive one-week, we focus on creating artful writing so that each student can leave the course with a greater understanding of how stories are made, from imagination, to writing, to revision. We focus on generating new work each day over the course of the week.

Samspra Creative writing is designed to foster creativity, self expression, and excitement about writing.

Younger students or beginning writers are often enthusiastic writers and they weave writing activities in to their play. Samspra provides budding writers with experiences that give them something to write about. your young writer will be able to invent spelling and translate the sounds of spoken sounds. Children at this stage can read their own writing and will be encouraged to read aloud. No grades, just stories, poems and biography.

You will be excited to see your camper become enthusiastic writers at the end of this camp !

Week 9 :  July 27 - 31 

Morning Session : Recreating a Book Camp

Bring the greatest epics to life with our literacy adventure camp. The book we are recreating will be revealed to the campers. This adventure takes you deep through ancient history, thousands of years back to the settings of the book, living the characters and experiencing the unreal. Students will work with their teams to problem solve and make meaningful connections between a wide array of subjects and connecting the moral values to real life. 

Afternoon session: Samspra Science Genie Camp

Give your camper a mind to work and fuel reasoning through exploration and experiments. If your camper thinks science fair is fun, then check this double fun Science Genie camp where magic meets science.  

August Theme: The best of both Worlds

Bringing in the most unique camp experience.  When learning meets fun with hands on STEAM, culture and more, the sky's the limit. Campers get the opportunity to go beyond their regular school learning and realize the true meaning of balanced learning.  We have tons of fun planned for our campers. Don’t miss our August camps.

Week 10: Aug 3 - 7 

Morning Session

Elective 1 : Music Camp

 

Students will learn the basics of music exercises, short music compositions and bhajans in Carnatic Keyboard/ Harmonium, Carnatic Vocal and Violin. Students will have an opportunity to perform at the end of the week.  Students will have team musical games and outdoor fun. 

Elective 2 : Habitat and Architectures around the World

Students in this camp will explore the habitat, build things inspired by nature, find any problems and ways to save the habitat or provide a safe haven for the animals and plants. The activities include bird walk, hike trip to Honey bee farm, Bird house building, terrarium building, bio mimicry projects and many more. In the second half of the week students will design and build an interplanetary Zoo.

Afternoon session: Native Artist Camp

Step out of your comfort zone. Campers will enjoy the best of both world creating their work and recreating another person’s work: Design a variety of artistic master piece and epic structures. Let’s see what you can create and recreate. Roll up your sleeve. Let’s get to this Native Artist camp! 

Inspire the artist and art appreciator in your child. In this hands on art session, children connect with art and the lives of great artists from around the world. 
Our theme ranging from studying nature and observing everyday life to breaking traditions and telling stories includes works from a broad spectrum of artists, art mediums, nationalities, and time periods. 
Projects include: drawing, painting, sketching, molding sculptures, painting double sided portrait, drawing objects by touch, and making a story inspired by a wide array of great art and artists like Raja Ravi varma, Raphael, Rembrandt, Georgia O’Keeffe, Henri Matisse, Chuck Close, Jacob Lawrence, Pablo Picasso, Alexander Calder, Edgar Degas’ Joan Miro, Leonardo da Vinci, Ginevra de’ Benci and Mary Cassatt.

Week 11: Aug 10 - 14 

Morning Session

Elective 1 : Music Camp

 

Students will learn the basics of music exercises, short music compositions and bhajans in Carnatic Keyboard/ Harmonium, Carnatic Vocal and Violin. Students will have an opportunity to perform at the end of the week.  Students will have team musical games and outdoor fun. 

Elective 2 : Creativity - Make and Take Theme

Students will learn to make a variety of crafts during the week using simple materials and take them home. Projects include making pearl bracelets, paper flowers, beads and pin bracelet and many more.

Elective 3 : Theater and Drama Camp

Bring out the best in you and become a better actor and public speaker with this Theater and Drama camp. Campers will be given a theme to story write, create the setting and play. Campers will have a chance to create items and sets needed for their play and present at the end of the week.  This camp is guaranteed to amaze the campers and want more. 

Afternoon session: Production, Direction, screen play writing and acting Camp

Sky's the limit to learning and having fun! The world's ancient and greatest Epics turn into reality in this camp. Campers will work with their teams to problem solve and prepare for a fantastic production and recording a documentary, enacting the characters of the chosen epics and add their personal touch to this mini movie making and acting project.  

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