Camp Jefferson Summer Day Camp  
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    2014 CAMP JEFFERSON SUMMER DAY CAMP ELECTIVE OFFERINGS   Additional fees apply

OPTIONAL SPORTS CLINICS:

·   Baseball OR Softball

·   Basketball Clinic

·   Football Clinic OR Cheerleading Clinic

·   Golf Clinic

·   Karate Clinic

·   Lacrosse

·   Soccer Clinic

 

OPTIONAL ELECTIVES 

 

ART
Working with the Camp art teacher,  campers will create simple art projects  using various mediums.  Guided, they will be able to express their creativeness and imagination.
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CHOCOLATE MAKING
Melt delicious chocolate wafers and pour into molds or stir in special ingredients to make delicious candy treats to take home.
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COOKING WITHOUT A STOVE
Not all meals need a stove to be delicious! Campers will learn how to prepare simple dishes that do no require cooking but will be tasty and easy enough for them to do themselves.
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CREATE A PLANE ($10)
Various styles of balsa wood airplanes will be constructed, and campers will have the opportunity to fly them and experience the thrill of flight.
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CRITTERS & STUFF 8” animal 
Pick an adorable soft and furry animal body and stuff it full of fluff and place a little red heart in his chest and dress him in a little tee-shirt of his own.  Campers will even get a birth certificate for their newfound friend.
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CRITTERS & STUFF 15” animal 
The same as Critters & Stuff 8” animal, just a larger version.
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EXPRESSO YOURSELF—CERAMICS  
Mobile arts studio onsite 
Ceramics I: Campers will paint & decorate a multi-use bowl with bubbles.  
Ceramics II:  Campers will paint and decorate a 10” dinner plate
Projects will be fired offsite and returned to Camp Jefferson for pick-up. 
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EXPRESSO YOURSELF—FUSION     
Mobile arts studio onsite
Fused Glass Jewelry: Campers will create three pieces of jewelry.
Fused Glass Sun catcher:  Campers will create a unique window sun catcher.
Projects will be fired offsite and returned to Camp Jefferson for pick-up.   
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FITNESS IS FUN
This class will teach easy exercises to help keep young bodies in good shape while having fun. 
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 GLITZ AND GLAMOUR
A favorite among the female campers,  counselors will style their hair, polish their nails, and maybe even add a little lipstick to complete the look.
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GUITAR LESSONS
Learn the basics of the guitar taught by one of the musically inclined counselors.  Students will learn notes, the scale, perhaps a simple song, and the fundamentals of guitar playing.
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GYMNASTICS
Campers will tumble and learn simple gymnastic moves working on thick floor pads and specialty tumbling mats.
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HIP HOP DANCING  -  Pre-K thru 3rd grades only 
Move and groove to express one's creativeness while exercising with body movements that go with the beat and rhythm of hip hop music.  Can improve flexibility,  develop body balance, and coordinate muscles while having fun.
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HOT WHEELS
Enjoy building race tracks together and then competing in  exciting car races.  Each  camper will  take home a Hot Wheels or a MatchBox car.
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 ICING ON THE “CAKE” etc. 
Come to the Camp Jefferson Bakery and learn how to decorate cakes, cookies, brownies, and pies with various types of icings, fondant,  chocolate, sprinkles, sugars, nonpareils, shapes, and other creative items.
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JUST DESSERTS
Campers will learn how to create simple and delicious dessert dishes in the camp kitchen that they can recreate at home .
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LEGO CLUB  
Campers will be challenged to work individually or in groups to use their imagination and create awesome structures using Lego blocks.  Each child will take home a small Lego kit to work on at home.
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MARTIAL ARTS
Simple self-defense moves will be taught in this class with the objective of learning basic skills.
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MUFFIN PAN MEALS
Muffin pans aren’t just for muffins and cupcakes anymore! Learn to prepare delicious personal sized meals using biscuit dough as the base.
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OOEY GOOEY & OH SO CHEWY  
Campers will learn to create ooey and gooey bars, breads, cupcakes, and     cookies using ingredients such as chocolate, caramel, and marshmallows. 
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PIANO LESSONS
Campers can learn the basics of the keyboard taught by one of the Camp’s     musically  inclined counselors.  Students will learn notes, the scale, perhaps a simple song and the fundamentals of playing the keyboard.
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SPECIALTY ARTS AND CRAFTS—3rd graders and up only 
The camp art teacher will work with the campers on more advanced arts and crafts projects using different materials in different mediums. 
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TASTE OF ITALY 
Campers will learn to prepare various Italian-inspired dishes and bring them home for the family to sample.   Mangiare bene!
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TIE DYING
Using rubber bands and various colors of material dyes, campers will each  create their own unique tee-shirt.

 

 
 
 




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