Summer at HWIS
Summer Camp 2020 at HWIS
Language Immersion Summer Camp at HWIS Stirling offers to all children, ages 2.5 to 12, the chance to spend the summer in a full immersion environment. Camp is taught in Mandarin or Spanish by experienced native speakers. We group our students by age and level to ensure the best learning environment.
- Full day (9am-3pm) and Half day camps for (9am-12pm). Half day options are for preschool age students.
- Select Mandarin or Spanish for weeks 1-6
- $475 for full day each week, $350 for half day each week
- Early bird pricing!! Sign up before 3/31 and save!!
- Sign up for multiple or individual weeks
- Extended care available (before care 8-9am, after care 3-6pm)
Week 1 Planet Earth – week of June 22
Week 2 Planet Earth – week of June 29
Discover and explore the world we live in with the awe-inspiring sights and sounds of the world and its natural beauty. Explore what makes countries unique – natural landforms, animals, and plant life. Through exploration we excite young minds and inspire student knowledge in science, mathematics, language, and culture.
Week 3 Cooking around the World! - week of July 6
Week 4 Cooking around the World! - week of July 13
We are trotting around the world and exploring well-known foods and cuisines – Italy, China, Spain, Mexico are just some of the countries we travel to as we learn what foods are native to these countries and see how food is part of their culture. Children also enjoy learning about healthy eating, and food preparation. Children learn culinary skills while learning a new language!
Week 5 Where the Wild Things Are – week of July 20
Week 6 Where the Wild Things Are – week of July 27
Inspired by this classical children's literature, we are ready to take our children on an imaginative journey as
we explore the story, writing, art, and the extended meanings beyond the pages and scenes. Whether it’s recreating the scenes from the story or build the extension by learning in real life, don’t miss the fun in exploring these stories in Mandarin or Spanish!
Week 7 Readers Workshop Camp or Math Camp (Taught in English) - week of August 3
Week 8 Readers Workshop Camp or Math Camp (Taught in English) - week of August 10
Using the Orton-Gillingham method, this camp focuses on getting children to practice oral reading skills, build reading confidence, and learn to enjoy reading with hilarious reader's theater scripts. Each day includes discussion, class performance, and optional extension assignments, and outdoor time for the extra fun!