🏰All About Disney!
Instructor: Mrs. Geehan Entering Grades: Grades K, 1, and 2
Are you a Disney fan? Come have a fun week "visiting" each of the parks. Pick up your Magic Band on the first day and enter a room full of fun! We will "ride" rides, create crafts, learn about characters and watch some Disney Classics. Our week will end with a "Dress Up" Day and parade. Please bring a nut free snack, drink and backpack. Apply sunblock before class. WE'LL SEE YOU REAL SOON!
🥋Introduction to the Martial Arts and Self Defense
Instructor: Mrs. Brennan Entering Grades: Grades K, 1, and 2
Designed for beginner students interested in learning the early basics of Martial Arts training. We will be highlighting the 3 core principles of the Martial Arts: self control, self discipline, and respect. We will be learning techniques designed to build confidence both mentally and physically. There will be daily drills and games designed to be challenging and lots of fun!!!
⛱️ Indoor and Outdoor Games
Instructors: Mrs. Crawford & Mrs. Beltramini Entering Grades: Grades K, 1, 2, and 3
Come one, come all! Join Mrs. Crawford and Mrs. Beltramini for a week of fun filled games. We’ll go back in time to the games we played as children. This week we’ll enjoy water balloons and squirt bottles, dodgeball, duck duck goose, relay races around the bus circle, and many more! In case of rain, we will enjoy some old fashioned games such as Go Fish, Candy Land, Memory, Uno, Sorry, Jenga, Monopoly....Let's take a break from all this screen time to enjoy each other outside!
🌸Adventures with Barbies
Instructor: Mrs. Kelleher Entering Grades: Grades K, 1, 2, 3, and 4
Would you like to have an incredible adventure with Barbie? How about a pool party with barbie? Come and have some summer fun with your friends and your favorite Barbie doll. Our adventures will include Barbie Camp out, Movie with Barbie, Barbie takes a hike, Playground Barbie. We will read books to our Barbies and do some exciting Barbie crafts. Make a Barbie blanket to wrap them up. Would you like to become a teacher and teach a room full of students and Barbies? Or how about a Barbie Salon? Hairdressers needed!! Let's have some summer fun with our Barbies!!
🏫Jumpstart to First Grade Entering Grade: Grade 1
Instructor: Mrs. Buckley
Join Mrs. Buckley, a first grade teacher, and get ready for First grade! We will spend the week reviewing basic academic skills, practicing expected behavior and having fun with other soon-to-be First Graders! This week is a great opportunity to check out the first grade classrooms, hear about what first grade will be like and to practice sitting at a desk. We will also be making crafts and reading lots of great books. We hope you can join us to have some First Grade fun!
🕶️Crafts & Outdoor Play
Instructor: Mrs. Moore Entering Grades: Grades 1 and 2
Each day we will have an outdoor activity, read a book and do a craft based on the day's theme. The themes for the week will be, insects, exploring ocean life, camping, space, and we will end our week with a Luau. Please bring a snack and a water bottle each day. Can't wait to see you for all the fun activities.
🏖️Beachy Keen Fun
Instructor: Ms. DeTrolio Entering Grades: Grades 1, 2, and 3
Is summer one of your favorite seasons? Do you love the beach? Come have fun learning all about the beach! We’ll play water games, like Drip, Drip, Drop and Fill My Bucket. Our projects will include shell paintings, collages, t-shirt decorating and photo frames. We’ll read summer stories and culminate our week with a make your own sundae party! Can you say I LOVE SUMMER? Please pack a snack, drink and towel daily. Feel free to wear a bathing suit under your clothes.
🎁Christmas in July
Instructors: Mrs. Jacobs & Mrs. Lewis Entering Grades: Grades 1, 2, 3, 4, & 5
Come celebrate with us! We will combine the fun of summer with the winter holiday spirit! Let’s enjoy some frozen hot chocolate, a “snowball fight” and reindeer games!!! Each day we will have a holiday/winter themed snack and craft. We will listen to our favorite holiday songs, while we dance and play! Bring your water bottle, snack and holiday spirit while we celebrate "Christmas in July!"
🏫Jumpstart to Second Grade Entering Grade: Grade 2
Instructor: Miss Walsh
Come hang out with Miss Walsh and get ready for 2nd grade! We will spend the week reviewing skills we've learned in first grade, practicing expected behavior and getting to know other future second graders! We will have morning meeting, centers, "special" time and extra recess or free choice! I hope you can join us to have some Second Grade fun!
⏱️Minute to Win It!
Instructor: Mrs. Clifford Entering Grades: Grades 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, and 7
Do you love fast-paced games? How about competing against friends or yourself to beat a personal best? In Minute to Win It Challenge, we will use common household and school supplies to create exciting challenges and games. Impress your friends with the tricks you master. Some of the challenges will be edible. On our last day, we will hold our final Minute to Win It competition and the winning team will be crowned the Minute to Win It Champions! Bring a water bottle and a snack each day.
CANCELLED🌞Bubble Mania Fun
Instructor: Mrs. McGhee Entering Grades: Grades 3, 4, and 5
The joy of bubbles! Children will explore bubbles by blowing small to large bubbles, with different bubble solutions. They will create their own bubble makers. We will also experiment with surface tension and science activities using bubbles.
Instructor: Mrs. Sachdev Entering Grades: Grades 3, 4, 5, and 6
Join us for a week full of sports and fun! Get ready to play your favorite sports including soccer, basketball, kickball, wiffleball and more! We will have fun playing outside and doing some sports games and activities indoors as well. Wear sneakers and bring a water bottle. Come join the fun!
💻Gettin’ Tech With It
Instructor: Mr. Kelley Entering Grades: Grades 4 and 5
Get TECH with it from making fun videos using green screens, and crazy cool coding, all the way to creating animated posters, pictures, and so much more! Amp up your tech skills in this fun jam-packed week with Mr. Kelley! *Chromebooks will be provided. This class is limited to WPS students.
Instructor: Mrs. Ray-Malfy Entering Grades: Grades 4 and 5
STEM, STEM, STEM for children who like a challenge. Looking for students that are inquisitive learners. Hands-on activities for kids to nurture their curiosity and inspire creativity. For example, we’ll be making a chair out of newspaper and tape that someone can sit on!
Instructor: Mrs. Celentano Entering Grades: Grades 4, 5, and 6
Welcome to Mindful Island! On this island, we will focus on learning about our emotions, practicing relaxation and stress reduction techniques, increasing our self-awareness, and creating better friendships by working on mindfulness and coping strategies. Grab your sunglasses and join us on Mindful Island for a stress-free summer!
CANCELLED🏖️Beach Time is Anytime!
Instructor: Mrs. Conlon Entering Grades: Grades 4, 5, 6 and 7
Do you love having fun at the beach?....Sometimes you can't always get to the beach, so why not bring the beach to us! Join Mrs. Conlon for a week of beach fun! We will explore all the cool creatures you will find at the beach and of course pack our days with fun beach games and crafts. We will have a Water Bucket Challenge, play Catch the Fish, Can Jam, and even have a Beach Scavenger Hunt. We will also make beach themed crafts. You will create your own masterpiece in sand art, decorate a frame in sea glass or even make some beach slime! The options are endless. Please pack a beach towel, sunglasses and of course don't forget the sunscreen, so we can have a Beachy good time!
Instructor: Mrs. Poirier Entering Grades: Grades 4 and 5
Join us for a week full of fun inside and outside! We will become super sleuths learning to crack codes, solve puzzles, find treasures, create beautiful art, have a beach ball party, play zig zag volleyball, play gaga ball, build with glow sticks, and so much more! Exploring math will be so much fun! Bring a snack and drink and be sure to sunscreen on sunny days!
CANCELLED📚Kickstart to 7th Grade: Book Club
Instructor: Mrs. Marbenas Entering Grade: 7
Spread out the beach towel, get the snacks ready and read a great book with friends. We will work on the required reading expectations throughout the week in order to set a good pace for completion. By reading and discussing a novel together you will be on your way to a successful start to 7th grade! (book choice: ReStart)