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Kinder Camp

2017 Themes

Art Week, June 26 - 30
This year’s art theme will be based around Kandinsky in the 20s with a strong focus on everything circular. Come get artistic with us. We will also offer our first five lessons of computer coding in python.

Science Week, July 3 - 7 (no July 4)
We will be growing our own geodes and dabbling with robotics. We will also offer the next five lessons in computer coding python. Field trip to Ithaca Sciencenter.

Water Week, July 10 - 14
This is a fantastic week of insane water play. We will be wet and wild all week. Python coding lessons will continue at students pace. Field trip to Roseland Waterpark.

Pirate Week, July 17 - 21
This week is about survival and team work. We will work together to solve a campus wide treasure hunt at the end of the week. Students will have the opportunity to complete as many as 20 lessons of python throughout the summer and create their own final project.

Ages: Elementary students

Price: $275 per week (includes lunch)

Hobart and William Smith Colleges are very excited for the return of our fun-filled academically based Kinder Camp. The camp is geared to campers in elementary school. Campers will have the opportunity to choose different programs throughout the summer and will be provided with fun, hands-on experiences to expand and enhance the inner self.

Daily Schedule (Subject to Change)

8:30 – 9 a.m.
Drop-off at Emerson classrooms for Opening Day Greetings and Review of Events

Kinder Camp

9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Academic Programming: field trips, games, visits from faculty and staff

12 – 1 p.m.
Lunch at Scandling Campus Center

1 – 3 p.m.

3 – 3:30 p.m.
Snack Time/Reading Time/Daily Review

3:30 – 4 p.m.
Outdoor games

4 - 5 p.m.
Pick-up from Emerson classrooms



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Hobart and William Smith Colleges

Mailing address: 300 Pulteney Street

Office address: Harris House
678 South Main Street
Geneva, NY 14456

Phone: (315) 781-3103
Fax: (315) 781-4325
Email: events@hws.edu

Kinder Camp

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Geneva, NY 14456
(315) 781-3000

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