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DANCE / DRAMA

DRAMA & IMPROV (GR 3-7)

Children will explore the unique process of improvisation using the five pillarsas a foundation: Support, Trust, Risk-taking, Confidence, and Fun. Each day students dive into an exciting array of theatre games, improvisational exercises, ensemble-building activities and a final performance on the last day.

MT50805MOUNT PLEASANTMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: July 27 2018
12:20 PM to
15:00 PM
No Fee
Currently FULL

FEE-PAYING

SELF-REGULATION & SOCIAL SKILLS (GR 4-7)

An important life skill, self-regulation helps improve academic performance as well as increasing positive behaviour. Participants in this program will be provided with an opportunity to enhance their social emotional and self-regulation skills while decreasing behaviours that interfere with learning. Topics covered include empathy and skills for learning, emotion management, and problem solving. Students will participate in active discussions and role pays, in addition to having chances to build positive relationships with their peers.

WY60205WAVERLEYMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: Aug 03 2018
08:30 AM to
10:30 AM
$330.00

PROBLEM SOLVING THROUGH CODING (GR4-7)

As technology increasingly becomes a part of our world understanding code is a necessity for the future. This is a beginner inquiry-based coding course designed to teach students the fundamentals of code through games, game design, and hands on coding in order to build a strong set of foundational abilities. After an initial introduction to code, students will use skills from the design cycle to choose from a set of problems and use coding strategies to design solutions for those problems. This student driven course is designed to prepare students for a future in which code is everywhere!

MT60305MOUNT PLEASANTMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: July 27 2018
09:00 AM to
11:40 AM
$330.00
MT80005MOUNT PLEASANTMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: July 27 2018
12:20 PM to
15:00 PM
$330.00
Currently FULL

COOKING IN THE CLASSROOM (GR 4-7)

Students will learn about healthy food as related to Canada's Food Guide, and the skills to prepare food in a safe way. After they've created their meals, they will enjoy them together in a social setting. Bon Appetite!

NA60205NOOTKAMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: Aug 03 2018
10:50 AM to
12:50 PM
$330.00
Currently FULL

SUMMER GAMES 2018 (GR 4-7)

Through a variety of cooperative games, activities and team sports, students will have the opportunity to build basic fundamental skills and improve their fitness while learning the value of teamwork and sportsmanship. Activities will be held indoors and outdoors. Join us for some summer fun!

TH80305TECUMSEHMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: Aug 03 2018
13:20 PM to
15:20 PM
$330.00

FRENCH IMMERSION

NOUS SOMMES ARTISTES! (GR 4-7)

Be free to express yourself through art. This highly exploratory and collaborative class will challenge students to explore different art techniques using a variety of mediums (chalk, paint, modeling clay, and more). Learn fun crafts and create exciting art pieces!

SD80015SECORDMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: July 27 2018
12:20 PM to
15:00 PM
$330.00

FRENCH WRITING EXPERTS (GR 4-7)

Students will experience the joy of writing through various cooperative writing projects. They will practice and develop many pre-writing strategies to help plan and organize their ideas into interesting texts. They will also participatein post-writing activities, sharing their writing in various ways, working with peers and learning from one another.

SD30055SECORDMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: July 27 2018
09:00 AM to
11:40 AM
No Fee
Currently FULL

FUN FRENCH COMMUNICATION (GR 4-7)

Students will practice their oral French skills by participating in debates, telling jokes, performing skits, magic tricks, and simple science experiments. The main focus will be on providing students opportunities to speak French whilehaving fun!

SD50055SECORDMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: July 27 2018
12:20 PM to
15:00 PM
No Fee

HEALTHY COOKING & LIVING 1-MMM...HEALTHY SALADS! STAYING FIT!(GR 4-7)

This course is for students interested in learning about healthy food options, basic food preparation and tips for staying active and leading a healthy lifestyle. Students will have the chance to prepare small meals and stay fit through fitness challenges and skill development in a variety of sports. Each week will have a different food and fitness theme. Register for one, two or all three weeks!

SD60105SECORDMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: July 13 2018
09:00 AM to
11:40 AM
$110.00
SD60115SECORDMon To FriStart: July 16 2018
End: July 20 2018
09:00 AM to
11:40 AM
$110.00
SD60215SECORDMon To FriStart: July 23 2018
End: July 27 2018
09:00 AM to
11:40 AM
$110.00

FRANCAIS TECHNO (GR 4-7)

With the support of iPads, students will create various projects and learn how to present in interesting and engaging ways. They will brainstorm, plan, scriptand record their own original productions. This course will strengthen both their technical abilities as well as their French language skills. Students will learn about various educational apps and tools as well as receive tips on how to improve their presentations skills. Français techno is designed for both Early and Late Immersion students.

SD50005SECORDMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: July 27 2018
12:20 PM to
15:00 PM
No Fee

HOME ARTS

CREATIVE COOKING (GR 4-7)

Things will be heating up this summer in the kitchen! Beginning with kitchen basics, students learn safety procedures, how to set the table, table manners and nutrition. With that mastered, students will collaboratively practice stovetop cooking and oven baking by creating meals and snacks. Muffins, grilled sandwiches, stir fry and more delicious treats.

MT30405MOUNT PLEASANTMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: July 27 2018
09:00 AM to
11:40 AM
No Fee
Currently FULL

MUSIC

MUSIC EXPLORATION: UKULELE AND SONGWRITING (GR 4-7)

This course will provide students with the opportunity to learn the basic music skills in rhythm, music fundamentals and music history through music exploration and ensemble and solo playing. Students will be introduced to various instruments throughout each week from ukulele, guitar, recorder and voice. Handson playing will be taught and students will work towards a final performance on the last day.

MT30805MOUNT PLEASANTMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: July 27 2018
09:00 AM to
11:40 AM
No Fee

PHYSICAL EDUCATION

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY (GR 4-7)

Love being active and want to learn the basics in various sports? Don't sweat it, this course will give you the opportunity to learn about teamwork and improve your athletic skills while playing various games and team sports. Let's enjoy the summer indoors and out!

MT50305MOUNT PLEASANTMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: July 27 2018
12:20 PM to
15:00 PM
No Fee

VOLLEYBALL SKILLS & DEVELOPMENT (GR6-7)

Students taking this course need to have an understanding of volleyball and the basic skill set to play. This course is not intended for beginners. This four week program is geared towards students going in to Grade 6 and 7, learning the fundamentals of volleyball through instruction, drills and competition to develop and improve their individual and team skills. Sessions start with warm up, followed by drills and ending with game play. Players will improve and develop their serving, passing and hitting skills while learning defensive and offensive systems. By the end of the program, players will have a better understanding of their own skills and team play.

SI30005SELKIRKWed Thr FriStart: July 09 2018
End: Aug 03 2018
09:00 AM to
11:00 AM
No Fee

READING / WRITING / INTEGRATED STUDIES

BECOME AN AUTHOR AND ILLUSTRATOR (GR 6-7)

Do you like Graphic Novels? Or Comics? Are you interested in writing stories and doing illustrations of your own? As a group, we will look at different authors and illustrators for inspiration, spend time brainstorming ideas, writing drafts, and creating art to accompany our stories. Upper intermediate grade 6-7.

KE30505KERRISDALEMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: July 27 2018
09:00 AM to
11:40 AM
No Fee

RESEARCH, WRITE, PRESENT! (GR 4-7)

Enhance your non-fiction reading comprehension and essay writing skills. Learn study techniques and valuable research skills that will help you in all subjects! Students will learn strategies for choosing sources, gathering information, note-taking, and organizing ideas. Using the process, students will create a variety of language arts projects including written reports, oral presentations, and multimedia projects. This is a non-fiction based course.

WY40305WAVERLEYMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: Aug 03 2018
10:50 AM to
12:50 PM
No Fee
Currently FULL

READING, MATH AND SPORTS (GR 4-7)

Exercise your mind this summer! Students will gain and develop various sport skills as well as academic skills. By participating in team sports and working on reading and math skills, students will build confidence and strengthen their abilities.

KE30805KERRISDALEMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: July 27 2018
09:00 AM to
11:40 AM
No Fee
Currently FULL
KE51105KERRISDALEMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: July 27 2018
12:20 PM to
15:00 PM
No Fee
Currently FULL

WRITING THROUGH SCRAPBOOKING (GR 4-6)

Improve your writing as you develop your artistic style. Students will receive writing instruction in a fun and creative environment as we combine the science of good writing with the art of scrapbooking. Each lesson will include the fundamentals of writing such as grammar and punctuation as well as learning how to write to capture the interest of the reader. Photographs, drawings, clip art, and scrapbooking materials will help embellish student work by adding visual interest. At the end of the course, students will take home their own personalized scrapbook complete with many examples of their own outstanding writing!

WY31405WAVERLEYMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: Aug 03 2018
08:30 AM to
10:30 AM
No Fee

NON-FICTION READING, WRITING AND RESEARCH (GR 4-6)

In this course, students will enhance their non-fiction reading and writing skills by learning how to interact with informational texts. A focus will be given to the power of reading and writing with the purpose of description, instruction, persuasion, and explanation. In addition, students will learn valuable research skills which will help them in all subject areas.

NA30105NOOTKAMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: Aug 03 2018
08:30 AM to
10:30 AM
No Fee
NA40105NOOTKAMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: Aug 03 2018
10:50 AM to
12:50 PM
No Fee
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NA50105NOOTKAMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: Aug 03 2018
13:20 PM to
15:20 PM
No Fee

IPAD ADVENTURES IN LEARNING (GR 4-7)

Let your creativity come to life! This course will teach you how to connect learning in the classroom, to the digital world. Come and learn how to write and share stories, film a news show or event, build a scrapbook, bring words or sentences to life, and more!

MT30705MOUNT PLEASANTMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: July 27 2018
09:00 AM to
11:40 AM
No Fee

MATH AND WRITING THROUGH SPORTS (GR 4-7)

Math and Writing through Sports is a course designed to allow students to develop their academic skills while participating in a variety of popular sports. Students will have the opportunity to collect and review data from games and use their math skills through applied practice. Students will be given the opportunity to discuss, read, and write about various topics in the world of sports. Students will also develop writing and research skills by learning about various athletes and sports.

TH31005TECUMSEHMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: Aug 03 2018
08:30 AM to
10:30 AM
No Fee
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TH41005TECUMSEHMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: Aug 03 2018
10:50 AM to
12:50 PM
No Fee
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TH51005TECUMSEHMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: Aug 03 2018
13:20 PM to
15:20 PM
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SHARPEN YOUR WRITING SKILLS (GR 4-7)

Students will learn about the writing strengths they already possess and how they can further develop those skills to create effective stories, essays or posts. Students will develop writers' fluency through the use of daily creative writing warm-ups and exposure to the relationship that exists between reading and writing.

TH40165TECUMSEHMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: Aug 03 2018
10:50 AM to
12:50 PM
No Fee
Currently FULL
TH30165TECUMSEHMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: Aug 03 2018
08:30 AM to
10:30 AM
No Fee

FUN WITH FRENCH LANGUAGE ARTS (GR 4-6)

This course is designed for grade 4 and 6 students who want to build a foundation in the French language before starting Core or Intensive French! Eachweek, we will explore different themes in French through games, stories, music, and hands-on activities. The focus will be to develop communication skills throughout the three weeks so that students starting or continuing Core French or Intensive French feel confident in their language skills. Amusons-nous en français cet été.

KE30105KERRISDALEMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: July 27 2018
09:00 AM to
11:40 AM
No Fee
KE50805KERRISDALEMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: July 27 2018
12:20 PM to
15:00 PM
No Fee

GENIUS HOUR (GR 4-7)

This course is meant to teach students the important skill of inquiry as the new curriculum moves in this direction. Through exploration and discovery in a supportive environment, students will learn to ask relevant questions and develop ways of finding answers to these questions. Students will engage in projects of interest to them. Topic areas covered include language arts, social studies, career education, and applied design, skills and technologies.

WY41105WAVERLEYMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: Aug 03 2018
10:50 AM to
12:50 PM
No Fee
Currently FULL

READING COMPREHENSION, WRITING ANDSPEAKING (GR 4-7)

This course will focus on further developing reading comprehension, writing and speaking skills. Students will strengthen these skills through a variety of themes, such as animals, space and other interesting topics to make the course engaging and fun! We will learn from and create comic strips, narratives, non-fiction, fiction, reader's theatre and presentations.

TH30105TECUMSEHMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: Aug 03 2018
08:30 AM to
10:30 AM
No Fee
TH40105TECUMSEHMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: Aug 03 2018
10:50 AM to
12:50 PM
No Fee
TH50105TECUMSEHMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: Aug 03 2018
13:20 PM to
15:20 PM
No Fee

SCIENCE / TECHNOLOGY / ENGINEERING / MATHEMATICS

HANDS ON MATH AND SCIENCE EXPLORATION (GR 4-7)

Celebrate science and mathematics by engaging in hands-on activities which include: problem solving, research, puzzles and creative thinking. Students will be taught processing skills and how to conduct an experiment. By using an inquiry based approach, emphasis will be on learning to think and present as a scientist and mathematician.

WY31005WAVERLEYMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: Aug 03 2018
08:30 AM to
10:30 AM
No Fee
WY41005WAVERLEYMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: Aug 03 2018
10:50 AM to
12:50 PM
No Fee
Currently FULL
WY51005WAVERLEYMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: Aug 03 2018
13:20 PM to
15:20 PM
No Fee

INTRODUCTION TO CODING (GR 4-7)

Develop critical thinking and creative thinking skills with this challenge basedand experiential learning course. As a part of the Applied Design, Skills and Technology curriculum, students will learn how to define a problem or task, generate ideas and objectives, create a general plan and then test their ideas or products. These skills and processes will be practiced using a variety of innovative apps and hands on challenges.

KE31205KERRISDALEMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: July 27 2018
09:00 AM to
11:40 AM
No Fee
Currently FULL

EXPLORING SCIENCE (GR 4-7)

Explore the mysteries and methods of science! Students will explore the laws of science through engaging and hands-on experiments. By using an inquiry approach, students will learn to think and present as a scientist. Let's have fun experimenting!

TH31705TECUMSEHMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: Aug 03 2018
08:30 AM to
10:30 AM
No Fee
TH41705TECUMSEHMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: Aug 03 2018
10:50 AM to
12:50 PM
No Fee
TH51705TECUMSEHMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: Aug 03 2018
13:20 PM to
15:20 PM
No Fee

SCIENCE MADE FUN (GR 4-7)

Have fun and make observations as a young scientist by completing hands-on science experiments daily! Curiosity for science will deepen as the student works independently and in groups!

NA31205NOOTKAMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: Aug 03 2018
08:30 AM to
10:30 AM
No Fee
NA41205NOOTKAMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: Aug 03 2018
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NA51205NOOTKAMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: Aug 03 2018
13:20 PM to
15:20 PM
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MATH WITH A PURPOSE (GR 5-7)

If you think that math is all about tests and letter grades, you couldn't be more wrong! As well as learning new math, you will use math for practical purposes. From art and design, to science, technology, and geography, you'll be amazed at how useful math really is!

NA30505NOOTKAMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: Aug 03 2018
08:30 AM to
10:30 AM
No Fee
NA40505NOOTKAMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: Aug 03 2018
10:50 AM to
12:50 PM
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SPORT SCIENCE (GR 4-7)

Interested in playing sports and developing skills? Join sport science and develop agility and strength through targeted aerobic and anaerobic workouts. Learn new skills and compete across a variety of popular sports with likeminded peers.

KE51205KERRISDALEMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: July 27 2018
12:20 PM to
15:00 PM
No Fee
Currently FULL

MATH MASTERS (GR 4-7)

Math Masters! An intermediate math enrichment course designed to make math meaningful, relevant, and fun while helping students to master concepts and increase speed and accuracy of basic math facts. Topics will include problem solving, geometry, graphing, multiplication, division, fractions, math games and more! Become a Math Master!

TH30205TECUMSEHMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: Aug 03 2018
08:30 AM to
10:30 AM
No Fee
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TH40205TECUMSEHMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: Aug 03 2018
10:50 AM to
12:50 PM
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EARLY ENGINEERS (GR 4-7)

This course is for kids who love science and love to build! Want to recreate the Golden Gate Bridge using linguine? How about creating the tallest structure possible using only toothpicks and marshmallows? Ever heard of the 'egg drop'? What about aluminum foil boats that can hold up to fifty pennies? In this coursestudents will develop their engineering skills and thinking outside the box with everyday materials to create extraordinary structures.

MT50405MOUNT PLEASANTMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: July 27 2018
12:20 PM to
15:00 PM
No Fee

VISUAL ARTS

ART-RAGEOUS KIDS! (GR 4-7)

Be free to express yourself through art. Explore different art techniques using a variety of mediums (pastels, chalk, paint, modelling clay and more). Learn fun crafts and create exciting art pieces. Bring a smile and your imagination!

NA30705NOOTKAMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: Aug 03 2018
08:30 AM to
10:30 AM
No Fee
NA40705NOOTKAMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: Aug 03 2018
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CREATIVE STOP-MOTION ANIMATION (GR 4-7)

Bring your wildest and most creative stories to life with stop-motion animation. Using claymation and other stop-motion media, students will learn how to use storyboarding, lighting, and a keen eye to bring fantastic scenes to the screen.

MT30605MOUNT PLEASANTMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: July 27 2018
09:00 AM to
11:40 AM
No Fee

ART STARS (GR 4-7)

Does your child love art? Come join us on an amazing voyage of art explorations and creative summer fun. In this class, students will learn techniques to express themselves using various media, including painting and sculpture.

TH30905TECUMSEHMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: Aug 03 2018
08:30 AM to
10:30 AM
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ART FOR THE ADVENTUROUS (GR 4-7)

New techniques combined with old, we will use your creativity and colour fun to produce works of art and a paper sculpture you will be proud to keep forever. We will explore artistic styles and be inspired by the First People, famous authors like Eric Carle and artists like Robert Indiana, Joe Average, Matisse, and Picasso.

WY40805WAVERLEYMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: Aug 03 2018
10:50 AM to
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End: Aug 03 2018
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CREATE YOUR OWN COMIC BOOK (GR 4-7)

Students in this course will explore their voice as a story-teller while practicing and improving written language skills in the process of creating their own comic book. Blending creative writing with visual art, students will learn how to better tell and analyze stories in both literary and visual media.

MT51605MOUNT PLEASANTMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: July 27 2018
12:20 PM to
15:00 PM
No Fee

FILM MAKING (GR 4-7)

Students will take part in the creative process of acting, producing and editing their own films. They will build confidence through drama games and exercises. Students will learn how to use camera angles to create different effects. Working in collaboration with group members, students will enhance their projects through iMovie.

MT30905MOUNT PLEASANTMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: July 27 2018
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11:40 AM
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MT51105MOUNT PLEASANTMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
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READY, SET, ART (GR 4-7)

Students will unleash their creativity by working on various art projects and crafts using different types of mediums such as oil and chalk pastels, paint, clay and many more. Come with a smile and be ready to create!

KE30605KERRISDALEMon To FriStart: July 09 2018
End: July 27 2018
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11:40 AM
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KE50305KERRISDALETue Wed Thr FriStart: July 09 2018
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