3rd GRADE

FOR STUDENTS ENTERING 3RD GRADE IN THE FALL

 

Adventures with Disney

Students entering 1st, 2nd, 3rd Grade in Fall of 2019

Period Two (Buchholz)

Class Fee: $8.00

Do you have a favorite Disney character and a big imagination? Enter the enchanted kingdom to discover stories of the magical lands of Disney characters. Join us for a Disney filled summer as we read classic Disney tales, create fun art and craft projects, and learn songs from Disney movies! Get ready for a magical adventure!    

 

American Girl Summer

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 1st, 2nd, 3rd Grade in the Fall of 2019

Period Three (Page/Shaver)

Class Fee: $12.00

Students will have the opportunity to do hands on activities with American Girl Dolls or dolls of their choice.  They will learn and play games, and make food and crafts that were representative of the American Girl Doll periods. In addition, there will be a 15-20 minute play period each day for students to interact with peers and their dolls. Dolls are welcome, but not required!

 

Be Your Own Author

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 3rd, 4th, 5th Grade in the Fall of 2019

Period One (Harvey)

Class Fee $10.00

What do you do with all those thoughts when you're riding in the car? How do you remember those silly dreams at night? Join a creative writing class and learn all the tools you need to write your own creative stories, no matter what the topic may be! From fairy tales to real life experiences, you can create your own stories to share!

Budding Builders

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th Grade in the Fall of 2019

Periods One, Two, Three (Ellis)

Class Fee $8.00

Challenge yourself and keep those critical thinking skills fresh over the summer with construction, buildings and challenges. Students are presented with a problem and design a solution, using the engineering process. As students work together, key skills like collaboration and verbal communication skills are taught and modeled. This class will inspire and continue to become a builder!

“C” is for Camping

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th Grade in the Fall of 2019

Periods One, Two, Three (Quinn)

Class Fee $8.00

If you would love to explore the world of camping, this class is for you! We will dive into the outdoor world through learning camping skills such as tent building, fire building, cooking on a campfire, nature studies, outdoor safety and more! We will sing around the campfire, go on nature hikes, do camp crafts, and play games! We will even tell camp stories around the campfire! Grab your flashlight and let’s go camping.

Coding Club

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 3rd, 4th, 5th grade in the Fall of 2019

Periods Two, Three (Jaeger)

Class Fee $10.00

Students will follow the self paced Google CS first curriculum to learn how to tell stories and design games using the Scratch based coding program.

Core Camp: A dual class block for students who have been referred to Summer School for math, reading, and/or writing.

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 1st Grade in the Fall of 2019

Class Fee $3.00

Are numbers crunching your style? Does reading and writing boggling your brain? Do you feel the need for speed? Let’s book a trip to *Core Camp and uncover the strategies that will make you a better reader, a stronger writer, and faster mathematician.

 

Each day we will float down the reading/writing river, fishing for new stories, and trolling for adventure, songs, and poems.  When we reach dry land we’ll dig in the sand, using

math manipulatives, measurement tools, arrays, counting patterns, graphing, math games and more.  We want you to love coming to this class each day.

 

*Note to parents: Wondering if your child should be in this class? These classes are designed for reviewing, maintaining, and improving math/reading/writing skills and strategies worked on during the school year. Teachers may choose to recommend this class to students who could benefit from additional support during the summer. Contact your child’s teacher to see if he/she recommends a skill-based reading/writing class for your child. A verbal recommendation to you is all that is required to sign up. Summer School will take care of the verification.

 

Dance! Dance! Dance!

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 1st-8th Grade in the Fall of 2019

Periods One, Two, Three (Roberts)

Class Fee $10.00

Come join us as we dance our summer away! This all new course will focus on dance techniques that fit together to complete routines we will want to show off!   Increase strength, flexibility, and balance all while learning how dancing influences healthy living choices and helps you exhibit a positive attitude that supports a team.

Designer in a Day

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 3rd, 4th, 5th Grade in Fall of 2019

Periods One, Two (Domokos)

Class Fee $20.00

Take a peek and discover tips and tricks inside the wonderful and exciting world of interior design! As an interior designer you will be able to build, design, and coordinate furniture models, flooring, accessories, and more. We will also incorporate and learn about fabrics, wall décor, and other design details. Our fun projects will include: funky floors, signature wall décor, and new design trends. Weekly creative design studio offers hands-on projects you design to further explore and highlight your home interior design creations. Note:  If you took House Hunters last summer, we will be doing different projects for this class.

 

Dino Dig

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 1st, 2nd, 3rd Grade in Fall of 2019

Periods One, Three (Buchholz)

Class Fee $8.00

What was the Earth like millions of year ago? We know that dinosaurs roamed the Earth. Study the different kinds of dinosaurs and their habitats!  

 

Discovery Zone

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 1st, 2nd, 3rd Grade in Fall of 2019

Period One (Drew)

Class Fee $20.00

Let’s get our discovery on! Discover how to make ice cream, dinosaur fossils, moon sand, butter, volcanoes, and scratch art. Together we will learn to die flowers, make bubbles and MORE! We will use our scientific minds to predict, question, create and explore.

Fun in the Sun

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 3rd, 4th, 5th Grade in the Fall of 2019

Period Three (Sevallius)

Class Fee $5.00

Enjoy a wide variety of outdoor activities in Fun in the Sun. We will spend the majority of our time playing softball, kickball, capture the flag, tag games, and much more! Bring sunscreen and a water bottle and get your exercise playing fun games and soaking up the sun of the summer. One day each week is reserved for a wet and wild experience as we will play in the water and try to stay cool.

 

Future Picassos!

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th Grade in the Fall of 2019

Periods One, Two, Three (Holzer)

Class Fee $18.00

Do you have an interest in art, but are tired of simply coloring and painting at home? This class is the perfect outlet for budding Picassos! Exploring Art introduces young artists to many different mediums to create art with in an atmosphere that strengthens motor large and fine motor skills as well as develops a positive sense of self and creativity! Don't know how to make something? That's okay! Whatever you think it should be is how it should be!

Geo-caching: Ready, Set, Seek

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 3rd, 4th, 5th Grade in the Fall of 2019  

Periods Two, Three (Witter)

Class Fee $15.00

Do you like scavenger hunts? Being outside? Then you will love geo-caching! Geo-caching is an activity that uses written clues, landmarks as well as longitude and latitude to both hide and find secretly placed treasures.  You will learn all about geo-caching, find out where these treasures are hiding in your community as well as all around the World! We will create our own geo-caches in addition to finding treasures around North Lake school.  Some caches (the fancy name for the hidden object) contain fun trinkets and YOU get to take/trade them. There's also a cool thing called a TRAVEL BUG , hint it isn't an actual insect, it's a special item that travels across the world to get to a particular cache. Let's have fun exploring the world of geo-caching.

Guitar Academy

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th Grade in the Fall of 2019

Period One, Two (Lovas)

Class Fee $20.00

Want to learn how to play guitar? Join our group guitar class. No prior experience needed! Students will learn the basics of both finger picking and chord playing on acoustic guitars in this course. Students are welcome to borrow a Summer School guitar, or may bring their own from home. Please no electric instruments. Each player will go home with guitar music book.

Gym Games Galore

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th Grade in the Fall of 2019

Periods One, Two, Three (Daugs)

Class Fee $5.00

Gym Games Galore offers students an awesome opportunity to participate in various indoor sports and activities. Activities and sports include the following: Pirate Ball, Floor Hockey, Kick Ball, Basketball, Dodgeball, Indoor Soccer, Matball, Handball, Capture the Flag, and Speedball.

Krazy Crafts

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 1st. 2nd, 3rd Grade in the Fall of 2019

Periods One, Two (Domokos)

Class Fee $15.00

Dabble with a variety of arts and crafts materials! Celebrate a special week of "Christmas in July" with decorations and ornament making! We'll have a "Studio Day" weekly, learn paper quilling and even do a string art project just to name a few! Time to explore and create your own designs and show-off your amazing talents!

LEGOS: Master Builders

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th Grade in the Fall of 2019

Periods One, Two Three (Hansen)

Period One (Sevallius)

Class Fee $20.00

Everything is awesome when learning with Legos! Join this class for some hands-on building experience with the little bricks that everyone loves. Build Lego sculptures as a team or let your imaginations run wild as you create your own masterpiece. Students will learn teamwork and perseverance while building large sets in groups as well as spatial awareness. They will focus on  counting and classification skills while searching for and organizing pieces. And no Kragle here! Building and rebuilding is encouraged! We can all be Masterbuilders yet! Let’s take our creativity to new levels together with Legos!

 

Nature's Nook

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 1st, 2nd, 3rd Grade in the Fall of 2019

Periods Two, Three (Davis)

Class Fee $8.00

Let’s get outdoors to explore wild spaces! This class encourages kids to learn through purposeful play in the outdoors, and is inquiry based so little scientists will choose, plan and even create a material list for daily explorations. Taking the classroom outdoors will provide students the opportunity to act positively and influence the ecosystem in the school yard. Students will interact with nature perhaps through gardening, birds watching, and bug catching to develop their connection with nature.

 

Now in Nature

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 3rd, 4th, 5th Grade in Fall of 2019

Period Three (Domokos)

Class Fee $20.00

If birds, flowers, and the great outdoors inspire your creativity, then this is the class for you! We will combine nature (i.e. insects, rocks, etc.) with various art techniques and projects to showcase your love of the outdoors and art. Projects will include: a 3D flower, yarn bird, nature frame, and many more interesting creations. Weekly nature art studio incorporates different materials for you to craft, create, and design your own nature masterpieces.  *note: If you took Nature Nook last summer, we will be doing different projects for this class.

Ocean Life

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 1st, 2nd, 3rd Grade in the Fall of 2019

Period Two (Sevallius)

Class Fee $10.00

Is a whale shark a whale or a shark? Does echolocation really work like it does in Finding Dory? Are there really only seven kinds of sea turtles? All these questions will be answered and more in Ocean Life! Dive into this class and learn all about the big blue ocean and it’s marine life! We will talk about the fish, mammals and many other animals that call this wet place home. We will even go into the deep dark abyss and see the crazy creatures there! We will also discuss how to help keep our oceans healthy and clean! Take a swim with us and have a splash of a good time in Ocean Life!

Playground Games

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 1st, 2nd, 3rd Grade in the Fall of 2019

Period One (Davis)

Class Fee $5.00

If recess is your favorite time of the school day, then this is the class for you! We will be climbing the play equipment as well as learning games to play outside like Hand-Clap, Shadow Tag, Hopscotch, Marbles, Red Light, Green Light, Jump Rope, and more!   We will run, jump, kick, throw, climb, and laugh a lot all while learning about teamwork and cooperation

 

Rockin Roller Coasters

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 3rd, 4th, 5th Grade in Fall of 2019

Period One (Jacobsen)

Class Fee $8.00

Explore the world of adventure & thrills as we study the laws of physics, build a variety of 15 different *K’nex 6’ roller coasters & create your own movie trailer to share with family and friends.

Special Education Reading and Math

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 1st-8th Grade in Fall of 2019

Period Two (Mattson/Westcott)

Class Fee $3.00

Students enrolled are recommended by their special education teacher. Small group instruction that targets IEP goals in reading and math is meant to maintain skills gained during the school year. Some support is available for general education classes.

 

Sports Galore

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th Grade in the Fall of 2019

Period One, Two, Three (Tarkowski)

Class Fee $5.00

Throwing, shooting, and dribbling! Anyway you like to kick it, you’ll have fun in Sports Galore. Children will enjoy activities that encourage cooperative, team play and independent skills. They will participate in their favorite sport games such as: dodge ball, capture the flag, kickball, soccer, and so much more!

The Science of Baking

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 3rd, 4th, 5th Grade in Fall of 2019

Periods One, Two (Page/Shaver) 

Class Fee $20.00

Do you love to bake? Do you enjoy doing experiments? If so,  this is the class for you! In this class, you will learn about the science behind baking.  You will learn about the scientific method, physical and chemical changes, acids and bases, the use of leavening agents, and so much more.  You will participate in lots of experiments and have plenty of baking opportunities.

Toy Workshop

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 2nd, 3rd, 4th Grade in Fall of 2019

Periods Two, Three (Baradic)

Class Fee $12.00

Get your imagination ready! In this art class, students will hone their creativity and problem-solving skills in order to make a variety of crazy toys, all the while learning about the history and art behind toy making. Projects include a Kaleidoscope, animal marionette, and African instrument!

Welcome to Fraction Avenue

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 3rd, 4th Grade in Fall of 2019

Period One (Helt)

Class Fee $9.00

This summer we’re taking a stroll down Fraction Avenue, which oddly enough is located in Shape City! We will become fraction experts as we take a walk down Memory Lane with shapes and pattern blocks so we can split them up into equal parts. We will also navigate our way to the Block Party so we can be hands-on with making our own fractions and using our very own artistic skills to draw them. Then, when we really have things down, we can start comparing and ordering fractions while we wander down Number Line Court. Not only will we be using pattern blocks, dominoes, dice, and other manipulatives, but we also be using some sweet treats to help us work on our fractions! This course would be perfect for upcoming third or fourth graders to help strengthen their knowledge of fractions and how they are used in everyday life!

CLASS OPTIONS:

FIRST PERIOD-Classes full

8:00AM-9:20AM

1-3 Dino Dig (Science, Reading) FULL

1-3 Discovery Zone (Science, Math) FULL

1-3 Krazy Crafts (Art) FULL

1-3 LEGOS Master Builders (Math)

1-3 Playground Games (Physical Ed) FULL

2-4 "C" is for Camping (Music, Science)

2-4 Budding Builders FULL

3-4 Welcome to Fraction Avenue (Math)

3-5 Be Your Own Author (Reading/Writing)

3-5 Designer in a Day (Art, Math)

3-5 Guitar Academy (Music) FULL

3-5 Gym Games Galore (Physical Ed) FULL

3-5 Rockin Rollercoasters

3-5 Science of Baking (Math, Science)

SECOND PERIOD-Classes full

9:20AM-10:40AM

1-3 "C" is for Camping (Music, Science)

1-3 Adventures with Disney FULL

1-3 Budding Builders (Math, Engineer)

1-3 Krazy Crafts (Art)

1-3 LEGOS Master Builders (Math)

1-3 Ocean Life (Reading, Science)

1-3 Nature Nook (Reading, Outdoor)

1-3 Sports Galore (Physical Education) FULL

1-8 Special Education Reading and Math

3-5 Coding Club (Tech, Math)

3-5 Designer in a Day (Art)

3-5 Gym Games Galore (Physical Ed)

3-5 Geocaching; Ready, Set, Seek FULL

3-5 Science of Baking (Math, Science)

THIRD PERIOD-Classes full

10:40AM-12NOON

1-3 "C" is for Camping (Music, Science)

1-3 American Girl Summer FULL

1-3 Budding Builders (Math, Engineer)

1-3 Dance! Dance! Dance! (Physical Ed) FULL

1-3 Dino Dig (Science, Reading)

1-3 LEGOS Master Builders (Math)

1-3 Nature Nook (Reading, Outdoor)

2-3 Gym Games Galore (Physical Ed)

2-4 Toy Workshop (Art, Reading)

3 Core Camp (Reading/Writing, Math)

3-5 Coding Club (Tech) FULL

3-5 Fun in the Sun (Physical Ed) FULL

3-5 Future Picassos! (Art)

3-5 Now in Nature (Art, Science)

3-5 Geocaching: Ready, Set, Seek FULL

SUMMER

SCHOOL

JUNE 17-JULY 17, 2018

8:00 AM-NOON

No classes on July 3, 4, 5

at NORTH LAKE SCHOOL

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