Academic Enrichment Camps

Essay Writing & Public Speaking 
Experience two valuable camps at a discounted price! Students attend two fun, back-to-back camps from Communication Academy that explore essay writing and public speaking all at one convenient time-frame. Students bring their own lunch and are supervised by a teacher. Space is limited so don't delay on this amazing opportunity! Max of 12 students. Material Fee: $30.

Date/Time: December 23, 26, 27, 30 & January 2, 3 from 9:00AM-3:00PM
Ages: 8-11
Location: Central Park Visitor Center (map)
Extended Care Options: Central Park Teen Center from 8:00-9:00AM and/or 3:00-6:30PM
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Essay Writing: Student Publication
Students explore the writing process and learn to write a polished manuscript for final publication! This camp emphasizes the revision and editing process to finalize and perfect a piece of writing. Students will work on a single piece of publication-quality material under the instruction of an experienced teacher. Taught at age-appropriate level. Max of 12 students. Material Fee: $15.

Date/Time: December 23, 26, 27 from 9:00-11:30AM
Ages: 8-11
Location: Central Park Visitor Center (map)
Extended Care Options: Central Park Teen Center from 8:00-9:00AM and/or 3:00-6:30PM
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Essay Writing: Focus and Accuracy
Bring purpose to your writing! To achieve specific goals, students will learn to tailor their writing-style to particular audiences. Various genres and styles of writing will be explored, and students will try their hand at each. Taught at age-appropriate level by experienced instructors. Max of 12 students. Material Fee: $15.

Date/Time: December 30 & January 2, 3 from 9:00-11:30AM
Ages: 8-11
Location: Central Park Visitor Center (map)
Extended Care Options: Central Park Teen Center from 8:00-9:00AM and/or 3:00-6:30PM
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Public Speaking: Improv

Improvisation is a fun and exciting type of speech which asks students to create characters and dramatic scenarios on-the-spot. Students learn valuable public speaking skills such as quick-thinking and personal magnetism, all while laughing and collaborating with classmates. Taught at age-appropriate level. Max of 12 students. Material fee: $15.

Date/Time: December 30 & January 2, 3 from 12:30-3:00PM
Ages: 8-11
Location: Central Park Visitor Center (map)
Extended Care Options: Central Park Teen Center from 8:00-9:00AM and/or 3:00-6:30PM
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Public Speaking: Student Leadership
Make your message heard! Student Leadership encourages children to develop skills in diplomatic speaking, student advocacy, research, and writing. Students learn how to dialogue with elected officials, draft advocacy letters, and create presentations for social media. Taught at age-appropriate level. Max of 12 students. Material Fee: $15.

Date/Time: December 23, 26, 27 from 12:30-3:00PM
Ages: 8-11
Location: Central Park Visitor Center (map)
Extended Care Options: Central Park Teen Center from 8:00-9:00AM and/or 3:00-6:30PM
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Jedi Engineering Using LEGO® 
The Force Awakens in this introductory engineering course for young Jedi! Explore engineering principles by designing and building projects such as LEGO® X-Wings, R2 Units, Energy Catapults, Defense Turrets, and Settlements from a galaxy far, far away. Create motorized and architectural projects with imagination and engineering to defeat the Empire!

Date/Time: December 23, 26, 27 from 9:00AM-12:00PM
Ages: 5-7
Location: Irvington Community Center (map)
Extended Care Options: Irvington Community Center from 8:00-9:00AM and/or 4:00-6:00PM


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