Summer School Age Program 2021 (Ages 5-8)

Our Summer Program is planned around weekly themes and filled with arts and crafts, exploring nature and science, storytelling, music, games, water play, and much more.

The 2021 Summer Program runs from June 28th through September 3rd.

Session 1 : SUPERHEROS AND PRINESSES
June 28th – July 2nd

Pack your capes and crowns for this week of magical fun. Throughout the week we will be creating superheroes and princesses, reading superhero and princesses books, exploring the things that make us all extraordinary!

Session 2S.T.E.M. Explorers #1
July 5th – 9th

There is no better way to experience the world of S.T.E.M. than through hands-on experimentation, and that is exactly what this week is all about. Days will be filled with all the amazing, mind-blowing, curiosity-sparking, and often messy things that make science so interesting and fun to explore.

Session 3DINOSAURS
July 12th – 16th

Always a popular theme, this year’s dinosaur week digs even deeper into the science that helps us understand the prehistoric past in which these animals ruled. We will be sifting through sands, putting together broken pieces of fossils, and learning about how the world has changed throughout the millennia.

Session 4AROUND THE WORLD
July 19th – 23rd

Join us for a trip around the world to sample local cuisine and learn about different cultures. Activities and crafts will be centered around native traditions. We will be stopping in Canada, Italy, Morocco, Iceland and Egypt.

Session 5OLYMPICS
July 26th – 30th

With Summer Olympics happening this summer in Tokyo, what better way to celebrate then with an Olympic week of our own! We will be honoring the glory of the 2021 Summer Olympics this week by breaking up into different countries (teams) and holding our own zany events. With activities designed to test all different types of strengths. This week will be a fun challenge for kids of all abilities. The week will begin with the lighting of a torch and culminate with a medal ceremony.

Session 6 ALICE IN WONDERLAND
August 2rd – August 6th

This week we will be visiting the zany and wacky world of Alice in Wonderland. We will be reading Alice and Wonderland and exploring our creative side with some fun wacky projects. The week will end with a Mad Hatter Tea Party.

Session 7Artful Antics
August 9th – 13th

Who doesn’t love tapping into their creative and artistic side! This week we will be getting creative and messy to produce our own colorful art work. The kids will be exploring all different kids of art mediums. We will not just be using paint to create our art works! The week will end with an art show that will be posted to our Facebook page!

Session 8LITERACY WEEK
August 16th – 20th

This week we will be focusing on the author Eric Carle and his books. Each day we will be reading a book by Eric Carle and doing projects to go along with those books. Colors, shapes, and animals will be a big part of this week, as well as the kids creativeness.

Session 9THEATER
August 24th – 28th

Theater week is designed for the dramatic and creative thinkers out there. We will be acting in short plays, designing sets, making costumes, as well as writing and producing our very own play for the parents at the end of the week

Session 10HAWAIIAN HULLABALOO
August 30th – September 3th

What better way to celebrate the end of summer then a Hawaiian party! This week we will be doing projects that relate to all things Hawaii. We will be celebrating the end of summer and the start of a new school year.

If you would like your child to attend any of these sessions, email the 2021 summer school age contract to cantondaycare@twcny.rr.com.