Chalk Pastel Class May 17th-June 7th, Thursdays 10:30-11:30 AM A 4 week journey into the wonderful world of pastels, where pastel painting is like painting with your fingers. Chalk pastels are one of my favorite mediums to use and kids just adore them. They are soft, gloriously messy, and come in every color imaginable. Making it easy and relaxing for kids to let their creative juices flow and create wonderful vibrant artworks. This class teaches students the basics of drawing and painting through guided lessons that demonstrate how to break down subjects into basic art elements and how to use the art material to create a painting that reflects their own individual creativity. Art projects include fun and familiar subjects such as animals, nature, sea life, people, buildings, landscapes, artists and more. All kids are creative. No previous art experience is required, just a positive attitude. All materials are provided. $40 Tuition is payable to Plucky Petals Art Studio on the first day of class, cash or check is accepted. To register: https://goo.gl/forms/BUVfsa5Xp70oo8hz2
Enrich your child's summer through educational and fun classes or camps.
Weekly Reading/Writing/Math Class Tuesdays, 9:30-12:00, starting July 3- August 14. This is designed for students is 1st-6th grade to prevent summer learning loss in these three critical areas. Learning through play, art, nature, and movement is the core of this class! Each student will receive a plan for daily activities to do at home. Fee includes 7 sessions, 2 1/2 hours each $350 per student, family rate available.
Marvelously Messy Fridays Fridays, 9:30 am - 11:30 am July 27, Aug. 3, Aug. 10, Aug. 17 Come explore the marvelously messy side of art with us where we will be exploring and experimenting with art materials, both traditional and homemade. We will focus on enjoying the process and having fun. Camp activities will include splattering, squirt gun painting, spinning art, and much more. We’ll become masters at making a mess and have lots of fun while doing it! This class will be, that’s right, MESSY. Be prepared to go home covered in paint. Ages 4-12, $100 for all 4 weeks or $30 a day, discount for siblings. To register for this camp: https://goo.gl/forms/zeIJlIE9e5UelDo43
Storytime Art Camp June 25-29, Monday-Friday, 9 am - 12:00 pm Storytime Art Camp is a one to five day camp for children, ages 4 to 8, who love picture books and art. Each day we will create art inspired by some of our favorite children’s books such as Splat the Cat, Monsters Don't Eat Broccoli, Mr. Tiger Goes Wild, and more. $125 or $30 a day, discount for siblings. To register for this camp: https://goo.gl/forms/zeIJlIE9e5UelDo43
Painter's Camp June 25-29,Monday-Friday, 1 pm - 4 pm Painter's Camp is a five day camp for children ages 9 and up. Campers will have the opportunity to learn about different types of painting including: watercolor, tempera, pastels, and acrylic painting. Projects will be inspired by art styles, art history, animals, and more. Think abstract on canvas, Picasso self- portraits, mixed media raccoons, scraped painting and a still-life to name a few. $135, discount for siblings. To register for this camp: https://goo.gl/forms/zeIJlIE9e5UelDo43
Math Camp: July 9-13, Monday-Friday, 12:30-3:30. Strengthen your child's math foundations while they learn practical and fun applications for math. We will explore geometry, patterns, fractions, math in nature, and more! Ages 7-10, $175, discount for siblings. To register for this camp: https://goo.gl/forms/Ij1U5XfFDWSjGi3J3
Under the Sea July 16-19, Monday-Thursday, 9:00 am - 12:30 pm Learn, make, and play as we dive into the life and beauty of the ocean world in this four day camp. Using a variety of materials and techniques, this camp is dedicated to creating art inspired by the creatures, movements, and mysteries of the big blue. Mermaids, seahorses, fish, whales and sharks are just a few to mention. Each day will feature a painting project, plus additional crafts, games, and storytelling…. all sure to ignite your child’s imagination! Ages 5-8, $110, discount for siblings. To register for this camp: https://goo.gl/forms/zeIJlIE9e5UelDo43
Under the Sea July 23-26, Monday-Thursday, 9:00 am - 12:30 pm Under the Sea camp is a four day camp for children, ages 9 to 12. Take a dive and create some amazing creatures of the sea! You will learn how to draw ocean animals and paint with acrylic, tempera, chalk pastels and watercolor paints. You will draw a whale, sharks, jellyfish and more! All kids are encouraged to make each project their very own! $110, discount for siblings.To register for this camp: https://goo.gl/forms/zeIJlIE9e5UelDo43
Nature Camp August 6-10, Monday-Friday, 12:30-3:30 Kids will learn about plants, habitats, and animals native to our area. We will explore through art projects, games, exploring nature, and more. This camp utilizes all of our 20 acres and the variety of natural learning opportunities it has to offer. Ages 7-10, $175, discount for siblings. To register for this camp:https://goo.gl/forms/Ij1U5XfFDWSjGi3J3
2018/2019 School Year
History Day Class
National History Day is like the science fair for history! Students select a historical event to research and then create a project based on the theme. Students can choose from writing a research paper, filming a documentary, doing a performance, creating an exhibit, or designing a website. This class is designed to guide students in grades 6-12 through the process to enter the regional History Day Contest. We will explore selecting a topic, research, note-taking, writing a thesis statement, bibilographies, and putting the entire project together. Students will come to class for four hours once a month, and continue their work at home. The fee covers the class and regional contest entry fee. Additional costs will vary depending on the student's project and materials needed. Additional fees will be required for State and National levels. For more information about National History Day visit https://www.nhd.org/ $175 per student, family rate available. Schedule TBD.
High School English
Essay writing, research, outlines, note-taking, literature, and more! This is a year-long 1-credit class (accredited option available through enrollment in Academy Northwest) for grades 9-12. Weekly, 1 1/2 hours, time TBD $90 per student/ month, family rate available. Class materials provided.
Elementary Literacy and Writing Class, Grades 1-4 Have your student's entire reading and language arts program taken care of! Join us Mondays from 11:00-1:00 for an integrated reading and writing class. These interactive and hands-on lessons will help build strong readers and effective writers. Lessons will incorporate art, history, science, and nature. Each student will receieve an individualized assessment and custom program for working at home. All materials provided. $80/month, family rate available