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Kids Camp Brochure 2011

  1. 1. International Kids Camp June 20-August 12, 2011 Around-the-World Cultural Fun Portuguese · German · Dakota · ChinesePrograms Offered Weekly Age 3½ through Grade 6 Full & Half-Day Camp Half-Day Sports Options Options Extended Day 55 Acres of Land to Explore Included in Tuition Nature · Woods · Lakeshore 6385 Beach Road Eden Prairie 55344 952.918.1828
  2. 2. International Kids Camp Programs INTERNATIONAL KIDS CAMP is offered weekly at The International School of Minnesota (ISM) from June 20 through August 12 for children ages 3-1/2 through those entering sixth grade. This camp is open to the public. Around-the-World Fun Experience the "flavor" of different cultures around the world as we wind our imaginary way through a variety of Portuguese, German, Dakota, and Chinese speaking communities. Explore each culture’s unique food, sports, songs, games, crafts, literature, and customs. With energetic camp counselors and weekly “specialists in residence” as tour guides, we’ll spread our wings and fly off to faraway adventures. Kids Camp is guaranteed to be your passport to a fun-filled summer with friends.The Explorers (Age 3½ - Entering 1st Grade)Full-day or AM onlyThe Explorers program is for our youngest campers, acceptingchildren who are three years old by January 1, 2011, throughthose entering 1st grade in fall 2011. All campers must be fullytoilet trained. Each week is a fun-filled learning adventure thatincludes swimming time on campus in ISM’s lap-size swimmingpool and at the beach, language labs with specialists, cookingclasses, nature hikes and story time. The children are encouragedto develop a sense of wonder through exploration of nature,creativity, and hands-on discovery. The Explorers program offers amix of summer fun and learning that provides campers with a trulywell-rounded experience.The Pioneers (Entering 2nd - 6th Grade)Full-day or AM onlyThe Pioneers program accepts children who are entering 2 ndthrough 6th grades. In addition to language labs, the programoffers arts & crafts, cooking classes, swimming sessions, beach dayevery Friday, canoeing, and exploration of ISMs wooded lakefrontcampus. Pioneers camp is a highly active camp with a variety ofactivities and games throughout the week to challenge campers totry new experiences and make new friends. The focus of Pioneersis a hands-on, adventurous approach to camp experiencesspecifically geared to each age level. Explorers and Pioneers Camp Needs Each day campers must bring a swimsuit, towel, sunscreen, and tennis shoes and be dressed appropriately for outdoor activities and weather conditions. All campers are issued a cubby or locker. Campers 3½ years through Kindergarten should bring a blanket and may bring one cuddly toy for naptime. These campers must also keep a complete change of clothes at camp.
  3. 3. Sport Adventurers (Entering 2nd - 6th Grade)PM only, 1:00-4:00 PMThe Sport Adventurers Program is a great opportunity for the liveliest, action seeking elementary and middle school age students.Led by specialists, this program gives participants the opportunity to delve more deeply into a variety of athletic endeavors. With timedevoted to learning the skills and playing the games, campers experience good sportsmanship, team building, and just plain FUN!June 20-24, Outdoor Adventure Camp-Forest Games Theme:Come explore with us as we hide in the forest, make forts, learnmap and compass skills, play games, and build and enjoycampfires! We will also go fishing and swim in Bryant Lake!June 27-July 1, Outdoor Adventure Camp–Nature’s Wild SideTheme: Explore nature and the outdoors through fun activitieslike canoeing, hiking, animal tracking, fishing, geocaching andmore. Come with us as we explore the wild places on campus!July 5-8, Nature’s Wonders Camp-Survival Theme: Explorenature up close in this camp! We will learn to survive in thewilderness by building fires, using GPS navigation, findingShelter, and learning first aid. We will travel through streams,prairies, forests, and ponds.July 5-8, Junior Golf School: Come join the fun and learn thefundamentals of a game you can enjoy for a lifetime. We willspend the week at Halla Greens Golf Course playing gamesand competing in skill competitions. *Additional $30*July 11-15, Track and Field: Calling all who have the need forspeed! Campers will learn a variety of running and field eventsas well as training methods. Come and learn on our NEWstate-of-the-art track! See you at the starting line!July 18-22, Ball Sports Unlimited: If you need a ball for thesport, we will play it and have a ball doing it! Baseball,Basketball, Handball, Kickball, Soccer, Big Base and more willall be played. We will also have fun with the many variations ofDodgeball!July 25-29, Fishing Camp: Catch all the basics, including baitinghooks, casting, knot tying, fish identification, and releasing fishsafely. Each camper will have an opportunity to fish from a boaton Bryant Lake. SPORTS EXTRA!August 1-5, Basketball Camp: Develop the skills of shooting,dribbling, passing, rebounding, and defense in an energetic and Also consider our friends at thestructured environment. Lake Minnetonka Sailing School.August 8-12, Soccer Camp: Advance the development of yoursoccer skills through positive, high energy, constructive coaching Taught by US Sailingwith Fergie’s Soccer Academy. Join Fergie’s team and learn lots Certified Instructorsof fun new ways to experience the thrill of soccer. See website at for credit card sign up or call us at (952) 404-1645. Pre-Pram Sailing Club: Ages 4-7. It’s never too early to start sailing! These short and fast paced classes are designed to introduce children to sailing. Available sessions June – August. See website for details. Pram Summer Camp: Ages 7-10. These full day learn-to-sail sessions at Lighthouse Island on Lake Minnetonka are excellent for children who are getting their first sailing experiences. Available sessions: June 13-17, June 20-30, July 5-15, July 18-29, August 1-11, August 15-19, and August 22-26. 420 Summer Camp: Ages 10-16. These full day sessions provide the basis for skills development that makes sailing enjoyable by providing instruction in a positive, supportive, learning environment. What a great opportunity for young ones dreaming about being on the ISM High School Varsity Sailing Team. Available sessions: June 13-17, June 20-30, July 5-15, July 18-29, August 1-11, August 15-19, and August 22-26.
  4. 4. International Kids Camp DetailsHours: Meals and Snacks:Pioneers and Explorers: Children need to bring a bag lunch every day. We alsoFull-Day: 8:30 AM—3:30 PM Half-Day: 8:30 AM—12:30 PM recommend they bring a morning and afternoon snack.Sport Adventurers:1:00—4:00 PM Cancellation Policy:Extended Day: no additional charge *New* All fees are due in full on May 13.7:00—8:30 AM and 3:30—6:00 PM There will be no refunds after that date.Registration:See the enclosed registration form for the tuition and fees. A non-refundable deposit of $75 is required with registration and isapplied to the balance due. Registrations are accepted in the order they are received on a space-available basis. Make your reservations now for a very special International Adventure in Minnesota this summer!Experience cultures around the world…. Explore nature and the outdoors… Enjoy a variety of athletic endeavors… The Time of Make new friends and have ... Your Life! For more information call Angela Ponto 952.918.1828 International Kids Camp 6385 Beach Road Eden Prairie, MN 55344 Bring a Friend and SAVE