Academic Enrichment Camps

Junior Ranger's Book of Badges

Based on the wildly popular iPhone App - Bartleby's Book of Buttons, this fun and educational camp will feature daily adventures where children will unlock the mysteries of nature and Central Park. Kids will solve puzzles, learn about the local natural wonders of Fremont and Central Park, and set out on daily adventures in order to earn Ranger Badges toward building a lifetime love and understanding of nature.
Date/Time: November 19-21 from 9:00AM-3:00PM
Ages: 7-11
Location: Nature Learning Center
Extended Care Options: Central Park Teen Center from 8:00-9:00AM and/or 3:00-6:30PM
More information: Joe at (510) 790-5546


Code for Fun
Code for Fun gives an opportunity to feed his or her interest while having fun through discover that computer science is an awesome opportunity to create and influence others. And just look at the educational and yet so-much-fun camps we are offering this summer! Using a combination of mechanical, electrical and software engineering, learn how to design, assemble and program your first Arduino projects. Discover how to use controllers to operate lights, motors and more. You will learn about Engineering process, Arduino Board  (hardware) and IDE (software), electronic circuits, rapid prototyping using Arduino Microcontroller, embedded systems, coding, problem solving strategies.  
Date/Time: November 19-21 from 9:00AM-3:00PM
Ages: 5-7 (Coding with Robot Jr.) & 8-12 RoboCode
Location: Teen Center
Extended Care Options: Central Park Teen Center from 8:00-9:00AM and/or 3:00-6:30PM
More information: Joe at (510) 790-5546

Communication Academy Camps


Essay Writing & Public Speaking
SAVE $40 when you enroll in full day camps which combine two fun, back-to-back camps from Communication Academy.  Parents maintain peace-of-mind by dropping children off only once for an extended period of time so students can learn two important skills in one sitting.  Don't delay on this fantastic opportunity. Students bring their own lunch and are supervised by a teacher. Spaces are limited! Material fee: $30.
Date/Time: November 19-21 from 9:00AM-3:00PM
Ages: 8-11
Location: Irvington Community Center (map)
Extended Care Options: None
More information: Sheri at (510) 494-4318

Essay Writing: Word Choice and Fluency
Writers use different kinds of writing for different purposes. In order 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.  Material Fee: $15.
Date/Time: November 19-21 from 9:00AM-12:00PM
Ages: 8-11
Location: Irvington Community Center (map)
Extended Care Options: None
More information: Sheri at (510) 494-4318

Public Speaking: Play Directing (NEW!)
Team Leadership instills team-management skills by teaching students how to direct for the stage and screen. Public speaking and management leadership combine in the challenging discipline of directing for television, movies, and commercials.
Date/Time: November 19-21 from 12:30PM-3:00PM
Ages: 8-11
Location: Irvington Community Center (map)
Extended Care Options: None
More information: Sheri at (510) 494-4318

Lekha Publishers Writing Camps
Lekha Ink is committed to developing a generation who think beyond the book! By guiding writers to think creatively using a blend of time-tested and newly developed methods that nurture imaginations. Instructors are trained in the Lekha Way a nontraditional method of writing instruction that uses visualization and verbalization techniques, creative play, illustration, and other fun activities to help students overcome writer's block and any fear or dislike of writing. Students are encouraged to write freely in a fun and nonthreatening learning and writing environment.
Date/Time: November 19-21 from 9:00AM-3:00PM
Ages: 7-14
Location: Teen Center (map)
Extended Care Options: Central Park Teen Center from 8:00-9:00AM and/or 3:00-6:30PM
More information: Raquel at (510) 494-4349

Mad Science

Sloppy Science
Creative Contraption Warning! This Mad Science camp is designed by you-the Inventor! The fun never stops at our Mad Science Sloppy Science camp day! Perform instantaneous experiments in this fast-paced camp and take home fun science stuff! Explore the states of matter and make your own MAD MUD, Slime and Putty that act like both liquids AND solids!
Date/Time: November 21 from 9:00AM-3:00PM
Ages: 6-11
Location: Teen Center (map)
Extended Care Options: None
More information: Sheri at (510) 494-4318


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