Summer Camp Allen

Carpe Diem Private Preschool – Allen
Full-Day Themed Camp Sessions
For ages 5-12

Summer Camp 2018

The summer program at Carpe Diem Private Preschool – Allen is 11 weeks of fun and learning for students who have a wide range of interests. Browse our schedule of programs here and reserve your child’s spot today!

We offer full day summer camp for children that have completed kindergarten to 12 years old in arts, humanities, sciences, and more! Camp day is from 8:00 AM until 5:00 PM.

Camp Schedules

Camp Day

8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

School Hours

7:00 AM – 6:30 PM

Reserve your child’s spot today:

11 Exciting Sessions

Week 1: 6/4 – 6/8
Week 2: 6/11 – 6/15
Week 3: 6/18 – 6/22
Week 4: 6/25 – 6/29
Week 5: 7/2 – 7/6
Week 6: 7/9 – 7/13
Week 7: 7/16 – 7/20
Week 8: 7/23 – 7/27
Week 9:7/30 – 8/3
Week 10:8/6 – 8/10
Week 11:8/13 – 8/17

Elementary Main Camp Themes

Week 1: We Are Family!

We will get to know the campers in our class through games and activities.  The book “We’re All Wonders” will be introduced and we will introduce the Wonder Classroom.

Week 2: Fun and Fitness

This week we will use STEM activities to discover how our muscles and bones work, explore healthy eating habits, and participate in various types of exercise such as yoga, gymnastics, soccer, and basketball.

Week 3: Under the Sea

Campers will explore sea creatures, plant life, and other animals that dwell in or near the ocean.  They’ll have the opportunity to explore the texture of sand and sea shells and create art using materials from the sea.

Week 4: Drama King/Queen

Campers will be using their imaginations, creativity, and cooperative skills to write a play!  They will also be performing it for the school!

Week 5: Buggin’ Out!

We will explore all kinds of creepy crawlers this week! Campers will have the opportunity to work together to make GIANT insects and explore how insects live and move.

Week 6: Celebrating Art and Creativity

We will learn about different artists and their creative techniques. We will also be creating an art wall to display our child-created art.

Week 7: Culinary and Cooking

We will explore foods around the world while creating different cooking projects.

Week 8: Safari

The children will explore different animals from around the world. We will also be traveling to the Dallas Zoo.

Week 9: Dinosaurs

Children will explore prehistoric times while searching for fossils and learning about dinosaurs.

Week 10: Space

We will be exploring outer space and creating a school solar system.

Week 11: Superheroes/Good Citizens

We will learn about our modern-day superheroes and what we can do to help our family, friends and community.

Preschool/Pre-K STEM Camp

Week 3: I Wanna Be…A Marine Biologist!

From coral reefs to sharks that “sleep,” campers explore the unique, the strange, and the perplexing features of underwater life. Exciting projects include turtle shell backpacks and octopus sock puppets (socktopus!).

Week 5: I Wanna Be…A Sports Scientist!

Campers will discover the scientific explanations behind athleticism and develop an appreciation for the science of sports. Projects range from determining the optimal ball trajectory to score a field goal in football to making a Q-Tip Skeleton.

Week 8: I Wanna Be…An Archeologist!

Students learn about archaeological tools and identify optimal locations for digs. From artifacts left on land to historical treasures buried at sea, our mini-Archaeologists learn the hidden science behind this intriguing career.

Week 10: I Wanna Be…A Techie!

Topics include coding, robotics, and electronics. Students study the anatomy of computers, code a caterpillar (yes!), and look into the future of technology. Projects include programming PCs using ScratchJr and building simple circuits.

Elementary STEM Camp

Week 2: Biorobotics

This camp focuses on the hardware and coding that’s required to create machines that model living and breathing beings. Projects include mechanized contraptions ranging from robotic hands to real programmable robots using LEGO WeDo!

Week 4: Freaky Forces and Elusive Energies

From the magic of magnetism to the science of sound, campers explore a world filled with energies and forces! Projects such as lava lamps, clay boats, and catapults allow children to touch, feel, and see concepts that are the building blocks of physics.

Week 7: Coding and Gaming

Using MIT’s Scratch computer language, campers learn how to program their very own unique games and animations. Projects include a computer program uploaded to MIT’s website and an original board game.

Week 9: Engineering A Metropolis

Campers explore what it takes to create a metropolitan area by designing their own city! From street layouts to power source identification, campers learn about the challenges that architects and engineers face when building cities from scratch.

873 Junction Drive, Allen, TX 75013

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