Kids on Campus: Newtown: Ages 5-6

Kids on Campus Summer Camp Open House

Saturday, March 15, 2014, 10 am - noon
Newtown Campus, Bucks County Community College
New Location: Allied Health Rooms 202-203

Meet instructors and camp leadership, sample activities, have your questions answered and register for camp. The donuts & coffee are on us!

Please adhere to the ages listed for all camps.


June 23-27

DIGGING DINOS Cancelled

Travel back in time with us as we explore prehistoric times. Discover facts about your favorite dinosaurs as well as theories on extinction through books, hands-on crafts, creative activities and interactive games. Become an archaeologist and dig for dinosaur bones and then construct a dinosaur model.
Emily Coombs, B.S.
$259 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5926 C01

SUPERGYM

Improve a variety of movement and loco motor skills through organized play and fun activities like Alligator Alley, Toy Story Tag, and Parachute. Many of these skills are the basis for team sports. This is not JUST a sports camp.  Campers will apply leadership and teamwork skills through cooperative games and be exposed to a variety of cultures through games from around the world. After-lunch craft activities include Build-Your-Own- Jump Rope, and Bowling Pin Buddies. Camp Challenges help to promote sportsmanship and a healthy attitude toward competition. Don’t forget to pack a small snack and a bathing suit and towel for a cool down at the end of the day. Erica Hellerstein, B.S.
$259 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5630 C01

COLOR ME CRAZY

Welcome to the world of color! Pack your smock and creativity this week. We will make beautiful colorful projects using our imaginations and hands to create works of art. We will learn about the color wheel and how to use color to brighten our world. We will paint, color, build, sketch and dream our way into a colorful world of art. Kellyann Rodgers, B.S.
$259 (includes all materials) RCHYC 6005 C01
 

June 30-July 3 (four-day week)

ABCs & 123s

Get ready for the school year with this entertaining course. Jam-packed with beginner’s reading and math concepts, this camp will be a great head start or refresher for youngsters as they get ready to go back to school! This fun and creative learning experience will allow students to apply what they already know and grow with it. Each activity will be age appropriate and specially designed to meet your child’s unique needs. They will enjoy an assortment of stories, crafts, and games that revolve around the material covered. Come join us as we explore numbers, letters, shapes, patterns, and so much more!
Kellyann Rodgers, B.S.
$209 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5913 C01

DISNEY PRINCES AND PRINCESSES

Join us on a journey through your favorite Disney fairytales to find your inner Prince/Princess. Would you like to make a crown for Snow White, join Aladdin on his magic carpet, or see if frogs really do turn into Princes? Then this is the place for you! Dress up in your favorite costumes as we read stories, watch video clips, act out short scenes, and design crafts based on our favorite Disney movies. At the end of our week, all Princes and Princesses will help to put together a tea party and luncheon for their families...it’s sure to be a royal treat! Lindsay Jenkins, B.S., M.A.
$214 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5928 C01

INCREDIBLE, EDIBLE EXPERIMENTS AND KITCHEN MAGIC!

Explore a variety of scientific principles using every day, ordinary materials. These “ordinary” experiments result in “extraordinary” discoveries. Enjoy learning about the scientific method and the “how’s,”, whys,” and “what-ifs” of experiments in kitchen chemistry and natural physics. Create your own “recipes” for soda, toothpaste and ice cream. Then explore the properties of soap, create slime and silly putty, and use science in your everyday life.
Simrit Khalsa, B.S
$214 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5304 C01

Time Travelers Cancelled

Have you ever wondered what it was like to go back in time? What would it have been like to be a cave person at the beginning of time? Or a cowboy on the frontier? Maybe into the future? Time Travelers will explore history, social studies, science, art and role play as we consider other time periods. Campers will get to be time traveling explorers through stories, games, crafts and science experiments!
Jennifer White-Peters
$209 ( includes all materials) RCHYC 6007 C01

SPORTS BONANZA

Have fun with modern day sports and school yard games and finish the week with a fun day of water balloons, face painting, sports piñatas, and awards. See you there!
Kathryn Palkovics, B.S.
$209 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5634 C01

July 7-11

Time Travelers

Have you ever wondered what it was like to go back in time? What would it have been like to be a cave person at the beginning of time? Or a cowboy on the frontier? Maybe into the future? Time Travelers will explore history, social studies, science, art and role play as we consider other time periods. Campers will get to be time traveling explorers through stories, games, crafts and science experiments!  Jennifer Peters
$259 (includes all materials) RCHYC 6007 C02

FUN WITH ART

Explore the many ways that art is made. Children will be introduced to various drawing materials and techniques as well as painting, printmaking and collage. Students are given individual attention and are encouraged to express their unique personality with each project. Fun interactive games will help enhance the learning process.
Donna Kutz- Ermer, M.F.A
$274 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5021 C01

PLAYTIME PUPPET THEATER   

Join in the fun as we learn Nursery Rhyme stories and songs. Come create clever hand puppets and a stage to act out your favorite characters and stories. A Friday performance will be presented.
Joanne Naylor
$259/ RCHYC 5061 C01

RECIPE FOR SCIENCE

Add 1 cup of bubble making, to 1/2 cup of racing magnets. Sprinkle in building volcanoes and marshmallow houses.  Add 2 teaspoons of invisible ink and whip in some air to make balloons and airplanes. Pour in 1 tablespoon color experimentation with icing. Taste lemon fizzies, different flavored cookies and homemade ice cream. Mix it all together and you get fun, learning, and a dash of excitement.
Kathryn Palkovics, B.S.
$259 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5922 C01

SEUSS ON THE LOOSE

Can’t get enough Cat in the Hat? How about Horton Hears a Who? Join us and dive into the wacky world of Dr. Seuss as we explore his writing with projects, games and fun! As we travel on new Dr. Seuss adventures each day, we will practice reading, writing, and math skills to enhance vocabulary, sequencing, rhyming, and letter and number recognition. Our Seussville camp is a great way to brush up on academic skills with the help from our friend, Dr. Seuss.
Kellyann Rodgers, B.S.
$259 (includes all materials)/RCHYC 5923 C01

July 14-18

Bug Bonanza

Explore the wonderful world of insects! Learn about bugs in a whole new way as we experience and explore insects. We will integrate music, art, dramatic role play, writing and hands-on science learning. Butterflies, spiders, ants, bees ladybugs and more will be explored! Let the beauty of bugs bewilder you!
Jennifer White-Peters
$259 (includes all materials) RCHYC 5916 C01

CRAFT KALEIDOSCOPE-FILLED

Find the budding artist in you!  Make crafts using buttons, paints, paper-mache and yarn.  Have fun with jewelry making, and iron-on crayon art.  Spend some time outside playing games and doing craft activities, and end the day with water balloons, games, and face painting.  Get ready to be creative and have fun!
Kathryn Palkovics, B.S.
$259 (includes materials)/ RCHYC 5024 C01

Little Space Explorers

Three…Two….One….BLASTOFF! The little space explorers are geared up and off on a 5 day exploration of space! We will learn about the planets, stars, and the sun. We will learn about the planets in storybooks, build our own rocket ship, and create spacey works of art. Put on your space suit and buckle your seat belt because we are jumping in our rocket ship to take off to the moon! Kellyann Rodgers
$259 (includes all materials) RCHYC 6012 C01

July 21-25

Time Travelers

Have you ever wondered what it was like to go back in time? What would it have been like to be a cave person at the beginning of time? Or a cowboy on the frontier? Maybe into the future? Time Travelers will explore history, social studies, science, art and role play as we consider other time periods. Campers will get to be time traveling explorers through stories, games, crafts and science experiments!  Jennifer Peters
$259 ( includes all materials) RCHYC 6007 C03

SPORTS BONANZA

Have fun with modern day sports and school yard games and finish the week with a fun day of water balloons, face painting, sports piñatas, and awards. See you there!Kathryn Palkovics, B.S.
$259 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5634 C02

SUPERGYM

For full description, see page 6.
Erica Hellerstein, B.S.
$259 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5630 C02

TREASURE ISLAND - LIFE AS A PIRATE

Join us in this fun-filled camp where you will explore the lives and legends of pirates through storybooks. Create your own pirate nickname and life story. Create your own treasure maps and treasure; then go on grand treasure hunts! Build a ship to sail upon the seas and live life as a pirate through the reading of stories, creative drama, creative writing, and art projects including the making of telescopes, parrot puppets, pirate costumes, and pirate flags. Ahoy, mateys! It’s time to set sail! 
Kellyann Rodgers, B.S.
$259 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5952 C01

July 28- Aug 1

Bug Bonanza

Explore the wonderful world of insects! Learn about bugs in a whole new way as we experience and explore insects. We will integrate music, art, dramatic role play, writing and hands-on science learning. Butterflies, spiders, ants, bees ladybugs and more will be explored! Let the beauty of bugs bewilder you!Jennifer White-Peters
$259 (includes all materials) RCHYC 5916 C02

RECIPE FOR SCIENCE

Add 1 cup of bubble making, to 1/2 cup of racing magnets. Sprinkle in building volcanoes and marshmallow houses.  Add 2 teaspoons of invisible ink and whip in some air to make balloons and airplanes. Pour in 1 tablespoon color experimentation with icing. Taste lemon fizzies, different flavored cookies and homemade ice cream. Mix it all together and you get fun, learning, and a dash of excitement.Kathryn Palkovics, B.S.
$259 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5922 C02

AROUND THE WORLD IN FIVE DAYS   

Get your passports ready because we are traveling the world this week at camp! We will become international experts as we learn about different continents’ cultures, customs, and traditions! We will read fiction and nonfiction stories from around the world, create art from other nations, listen to their music and play games. We will make new friends and fill our passports with fun!
Kellyann Rodgers, B.S.
$259/ RCHYC 5929 C01

Aug 4-8

Time Travelers

Have you ever wondered what it was like to go back in time? What would it have been like to be a cave person at the beginning of time? Or a cowboy on the frontier? Maybe into the future? Time Travelers will explore history, social studies, science, art and role play as we consider other time periods. Campers will get to be time traveling explorers through stories, games, crafts and science experiments!  Jennifer Peters
$259 ( includes all materials) RCHYC 6007 C04

DISNEY PRINCES AND PRINCESSES

Join us on a journey through your favorite Disney fairytales to find your inner Prince/Princess. Would you like to make a crown for Snow White, join Aladdin on his magic carpet, or see if frogs really do turn into Princes? Then this is the place for you! Dress up in your favorite costumes as we read stories, watch video clips, act out short scenes, and design crafts based on our favorite Disney movies. At the end of our week, all Princes and Princesses will help to put together a tea party and luncheon for their families...it’s sure to be a royal treat! Lindsay Jenkins, B.S., M.A. $214 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5928 C02

DIGGING DINOS

Travel back in time with us as we explore prehistoric times. Discover facts about your favorite dinosaurs as well as theories on extinction through books, hands-on crafts, creative activities and interactive games. Become an archaeologist and dig for dinosaur bones and then construct a dinosaur model.

Kellyann Rodgers, B.S. $259 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5926 C02

Aug 11-15

Bug Bonanza

Explore the wonderful world of insects! Learn about bugs in a whole new way as we experience and explore insects. We will integrate music, art, dramatic role play, writing and hands-on science learning. Butterflies, spiders, ants, bees ladybugs and more will be explored! Let the beauty of bugs bewilder you!Jennifer White-Peters
$259 (includes all materials) RCHYC 5916 C03

SPORTS BONANZA

Have fun with modern day sports and school yard games and finish the week with a fun day of water balloons, face painting, sports piñatas, and awards. See you there!Kathryn Palkovics, B.S.
$259 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5634 C03

SQUISH, SQUASH,DRIBBLE,DAB

Squish, Squash, Dribble, Dab your way to fun fantastic art!  The students will be encouraged to explore a variety of art materials and their processes, including painting, drawing, collage and more.  Literacy as well as interactive games will enhance the child's understanding of each art project.  It will be a fun, creative and messy adventure. D. Cargas

$269 (Includes all materials) RCHYC 6023 C01


Kids on Campus Summer Camp Open House

Saturday, March 15, 2013, 10 am - noon
Newtown Campus, Bucks County Community College
New Location: Allied Health Rooms 202-203

Meet instructors and camp leadership, sample activities, have your questions answered and register for camp. The donuts & coffee are on us!

Please adhere to the ages listed for all camps.