Elementary Summer Snowflakes 2018

Below are the elementary Summer Snowflakes sessions.  Each one has a link taking you to the form that has to be completed.  The link is the school name!   If a link does not work or you have questions about the sessions - please contact Julia at jahamilton@k12.wv.us 

Registration Closes May 18!

If you see - Registration Closed beside a session....always double-check to make sure it is closed by clicking on the school name - to see if it is closed.  Sometimes we get cancellations and a slot opens.  So help yourself by double-checking.

Thank you



 ELEMENTARY:
Library Time –Spend some time at your elementary school library this summer catching up on your favorite reads. Hands-on activities and pop-up appearances by local celebs.
 
No Sign Up Required!  Come have fun!

LOCATIONS: All elementary sites 

DATES/TIMES:   July 9-19 (M-TH) see below or check individual schools’ web sites for specific dates/times.

School Days/Times
 Brookhaven 11:30 am-1:30 pm Mon-Thurs
Cheat Lake 11:30 am-1:30 pm Mon-Thurs
Eastwood 11:30 am-1:30 pm Mon-Thurs
Mason Dixon
9 am-11:30 am Mon-Thurs
Mountainview 11:00pm-1:00pm Mon-Thurs 
Mylan Park 11:00pm-1:00pm Mon-Thurs
North 11:30 am-1:30 pm Mon-Thurs
Ridgedale 11:00pm-1:00pm Mon-Thurs
Skyview 11:00pm-1:00pm Mon-Thurs
Suncrest Elementary 11:00pm-1:00pm Mon-Thurs

 


 


 

Ready Freddie – School readiness program prepares incoming kindergarten students for their first early childhood experience. Activities will boost children’s social-emotional development and increase their awareness of classroom routines.
LOCATIONS: All elementary sites
TIMES / DATES: 9 a.m.-12 p.m. July 9-19 (M-TH) for all sites
 

School Days/Times
Brookhaven 9 a.m.-12 p.m
Cheat Lake 9 a.m.-12 p.m
Eastwood 9 a.m.-12 p.m
Mason Dixon
9 a.m.-12 p.m
Mountainview 9 a.m.-12 p.m
Mylan Park 9 a.m.-12 p.m
North 9 a.m.-12 p.m
Ridgedale 9 a.m.-12 p.m
Skyview 9 a.m.-12 p.m
Suncrest Elementary 9 a.m.-12 p.m

 


NEW!  Mosaic Madness Registration Closed– Using nature as their subject, students will learn about plants and animals while they create art using mediums such as glass mosaic, paints, tile and clay!

LOCATION / GRADES: Brookhaven / 3-5
TIMES / DATES: 9 a.m.-12 p.m. / July 9-19 (M-TH)


NEW! Talk to the Hand Students will get a first-hand look at the world of American Sign Language through this engaging eight-day program designed to introduce learners to a whole new world of communication!

LOCATION / GRADES: Brookhaven / 3-5
TIMES / DATES: 1-3 p.m. / July 9-19 (M-TH) 


NEW! Munchkin Martial Arts Registration Closed Our little learners will flip for this eight-day program focused on the arts of self-discipline and self-defense!

LOCATION / GRADES: Cheat Lake / 1-3
TIMES / DATES: 1-3 p.m. / July 9-19 (M-TH) 


NEW! Full STEAM Ahead Registration Closed  Kids will blow their tops for this eight-day program geared toward growing their interest in Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math through a variety of hands-on activities and experiments!

LOCATION / DATES: Cheat Lake / 3-5
TIMES / DATES: 12:30-3 p.m. / July 9-19 (M-TH)

 


Arts for All Get a glimpse into the worlds of the visual and performing arts and explore your individual creativity! 

LOCATIONS / GRADES: Cheat Lake / 1-5
TIMES / DATES: 9 a.m.- 12 p.m / July 9-19 (M-TH)

LOCATIONS / GRADES: North / 1-5
TIMES / DATES: 9 a.m.- 12 p.m. / July 9-19 (M-TH)

 


 

No Child Left Inside Registration Closed Get ready for some fun in the sun during this two-week program focused on healthy outdoor recreation and exploration!

LOCATION / GRADES: Eastwood / 1-5
TIMES / DATES: 9 a.m.-12 p.m. / July 9-19 (M-TH)

Transportation provided to students within Eastwood attendance area


EnviroBotics Registration Closed Partner with NASA’s IV&V Teams to create and build WeDO 2.0 robots and EV3 LEGO MindStorm robots for missions in the Green City.

LOCATION / GRADES: Eastwood / 3-5
TIMES / DATES: 12:30-3 p.m. / July 9-19 (M-TH)


NEW! Hola, Amigos! Get a fun feel for Spanish culture by engaging in activities to strengthen your knowledge and challenge your creativity!

LOCATION / GRADES: Eastwood / 3-5
TIMES / DATES: 9 a.m.-12 p.m. / July 9-19 (M-TH)

Transportation provided to students within Eastwood attendance area


Creative Connections Nurture your inner artist by exploring various visual media during this four-day creative crash course!

LOCATION / GRADES: Mason-Dixon / 3-5
TIMES / DATES: 12-2- p.m. / July 9-12


NEW! Hooked On Yarn Lots of celebrities knit and/or crochet, including Demi Lovato,

Ryan Gosling, Kristen Stewart, and Dakota Fanning. Find out why – and how –during this awesome session!

LOCATION / GRADES: Mason-Dixon / 3-5
TIMES / DATES: 12-2 p.m. / July 16-19 


I3 (Imagine, Invent, Inspire) Registration Closed Let’s work as a team to come up with solutions to everyday problems – imagination required!

LOCATION / GRADES:  Mountainview / 1-2
TIMES / DATES: 9-11:30 a.m. / July 9-19 (M-TH)


NEW! Commander Coding & Robotics Learn the basics (including writing algorithms and programs) before coding – and commanding – your own robot! This hands-on opportunity will engage the budding engineer and computer programmer inside every student. 

LOCATION / GRADES: Mylan Park / 3-5
TIMES / DATES: 9-11 a.m. and 12-2 p.m. (two separate sessions) / July 9-12 
Choose Session:  
     9-11 amRegistration Closed
         or
     12-2pmRegistration Closed


NEW! Acting Antics Registration Closed Get an elementary introduction to the world of theater by creating scenery and learning lines. Readers’ theater activities will gear students up for their final performance for parents!

LOCATION / GRADES: North / 3-5
TIMES / DATES: 9 a.m.-12 p.m. / July 9-12 and July 23-26  (one week off in between) 


Fit Kids Your kids will be spinnin’ their wheels in these fast-paced sessions designed to keep them active, happy and healthy. Special guests will keep them on their toes and on the go!

LOCATION / GRADES: Ridgedale / 1-5
TIMES / DATES: 8:30-11:30 a.m. / July 9-19 (M-TH) 


Summer Snapshots Registration Closed Learn digital photography basics with CoolPix cameras, including how to crop photos and control shutter speed to capture studio portraits and outdoor action!

LOCATION / GRADES: Ridgedale / 3-5
TIMES / DATES: 1-3 p.m. / July 9-12 


Global GrooveRegistration Closed – Get your groove on by exploring tunes and rhythms from cultures around the world!

LOCATION / GRADES: Ridgedale / 1-5
TIMES / DATES: 9 a.m.-12 p.m. / July 23-26 


NEW! Makey-Makey Inventors’ Lab – Have you ever wanted to make a real piano out of clay? Or turn a banana into a drum? Makey-Makey Inventors Lab will foster your curiosity and creativity as you design new tech tools!

LOCATION / GRADES: Ridgedale / 3-5
TIMES / DATES: 1-3 p.m. / July 16-19 


NEW! Boxing Buds Registration Closed– Interested in learning some basic boxing techniques? This program packs a punch – and a few kicks too!

LOCATION / GRADES: Skyview / 3-5

TIMES / DATES: 9-11 a.m. / July 9-19 (M-TH)


Pre-K STEM Registration Closed– Learn how simple machines move things while you explore force and friction. Write code using interlocking programming blocks to make your own KIBO robot move!

LOCATION / GRADES:  Suncrest Elementary / CURRENT Pre-K
TIMES / DATES: 9 a.m.-12 p.m. / July 23-26 


NEW! Stories from SCRATCH Registration Closed– Practice your digital storytelling skills in this four-day course that guides students along the author's journey of creating a story – using SCRATCH CODE, rather than paper and pencil!

LOCATION: Suncrest Elementary
TIME / DATES / GRADES: Choose 1 Session:

July 9-12
9-11 a.m (grade 3 only) 

July 23-26  / 9-11 a.m (grades 4, 5)


NEW! Anxious To Awesome ™ Registration Closed– Learn to relax your mind and remain in control through breath, meditation and movement – from quick and basic techniques that can be used in stolen moments to more in-depth practices to support you through life’s challenges!

DATES / GRADES: July 9-12 / 3 -5

LOCATIONS / TIMES: Choose 1 Session:

     Suncrest Elementary  9-11 a.m.

     Skyview 12:30-2:30 p.m.