1st GRADE

FOR STUDENTS ENTERING 1ST 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!

 

Animal World

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

Period Three (Domokos)

Class Fee: $15.00

Come and join us on our adventure through the grasslands, rain forest, desert and oceans! Learn about the animals who live there with read alouds, rhymes & riddles, art projects, games and amazing fun facts! Be an author/illustrator of your own animal story book. We'll have a special sharing day with meeting your favorite stuffed animal from home!     

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.

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.

 

Detectives on the Case

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

Period Two (Helt)

Class Fee $7.00

Welcome detectives and get ready to have some fun this summer solving some exciting mysteries! This course would be great for upcoming first and second graders to get them excited for reading and to help them keep motivated. We start off each day with a read aloud book, class discussion and then proceed with the Daily 5. This course will primarily have students reading and interacting in literature circles with their peers and working together to solve our weekly classroom mystery. As students are working on their Daily 5, I will pull small groups to do some guided reading. This is where I assign the detective job duties for the chapter books and we get to work to crack the case. Along with reading the Mercy Watson chapter books, we will also read other mystery books as a class and try to solve mysteries together! So join me to look for clues, ask questions and solve the case!

 

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.

 

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.

 

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!

 

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!

CLASS OPTIONS:

FIRST PERIOD-Classes full

8:00AM-9:20AM

1 Core Camp* (Math, Reading)

1-3 Dino Dig (Science, Reading)

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

SECOND PERIOD-Classes full

9:20AM-10:40AM

1-2 Detectives on the Case (Reading) FULL

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

1-3 Adventures with Disney (Art, Reading)

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

SUMMER

SCHOOL

JUNE 17-JULY 17, 2019

8:00 AM-NOON

No classes on July 3, 4, 5

at NORTH LAKE SCHOOL

THIRD PERIOD-Classes full

10:40AM-12NOON

1-2 Animal World (Reading, Art)

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)

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