2021 Grade School Academic Camps

 

Boys and Girls Science Academy - $65.00
July 6 - 9  Duchesne High School room 10
Grades 5 - 8, 10:30 am - 12:30 pm. (limited to 20 students)

Camp Description: Do you want to get your MIND and HANDS on science? Explore! Experiment! Experience the excitement of science! Campers will discover the mysteries of science through laboratory activities in physical science, biology, chemistry and physics. Science was NEVER this much FUN!
Lead instructor: Duchesne science teacher Glennis Ziegler
(gziegler@duchesne-hs.org)

Boys and Girls Escape This! - $65.00
July 6 - 9 - Duchesne Room 10, 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Grades 6 - 8

Camp Description:  Do you enjoy challenges?  Do you like puzzles? Ever been to an Escape Room? This camp is for those who want to have fun playing games that teach critical thinking, teamwork, and complex & creative problem solving.  We'll work with a collection of locks, hidden contraptions, timers, keys, and other "diversion hardware" to play ultra-engaging Breakout games.  Somtimes competitive, sometimes cooperative - always fun!  Duchesne math teacher Donna Owen (dowen@duchesne-hs.org)

Boys and Girls Robotics Camp - $100.00
July 12 - 15  STEM Lab 
Grades 6 - 8, 8:00 am - 10:00 am

Camp Description: At the Duchesne Robotics Camp, campers will be introduced to the Lego EV3 Mindstorm as well as other robotic projects such as building an underwater drone.  Campers will get first-hand experience on basic coding principles as well as being able to work as a team to accomplish goals.  If you have any interest in robots and programming, this camp is for you!  Duchesne computer science teacher Brandon Stringer (bstringer@duchesne-hs.org)

Boys and Girls Exploring Foreign Languages Camp - $70.00
July 13 - 17 
Grades 6 - 8, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Camp Description: Prep your child for High-School with this language camp. Children will discover cultures and vocabulary from French, German and Spanish speaking countries with games, songs, and videos in an immersion setting. Last day will see a pot luck party!  Lead instructor Duchesne French instructor Madame Lauricella (llauricella@duchesne-hs.org)

Boys and Girls Band & Choir Camp
June 14 - 17, Band 8:00 am - 10:00 am, Choir 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Grades 5 - 8

Do you enjoy playing an instrument? Do you want to play fun and challenging music while learning new musical concepts? If so, come and join us at Duchesne High School for our summer band camp! This week long camp will be for students in grades 5-8 with previous instrumental experience.  Throughout the week you will be directed by Mr Alex Adelman (Director of Music), but will also work with our top high school musicians.  After a week of practices, clinics, and games, we will put on a concert in our performing arts center that will be open for family and friends.  It will be a blast so reserve your spot as soon as possible!