Camp Theme Descriptions
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Grand Adventure Leadership Camps would not be able to take place without the help of all our wonderful sponsors. There are still a lot of fun details being confirmed with these generous organizations and business, additional activities may be added to the camps. Please check back in for updates!
Lead staff members for each camp will be certified teachers who will design engaging learning activities that fit the themes of each week and facilitate hands-on, collaborative learning. Daily integration of WV Math, Science, Social Studies, and Language Arts Learning Standards will occur throughout multiple venues of hands-on learning activities. Leadership will play a large role in Grand Adventure Leadership Camps. Leadership skills will be implemented throughout the week that will give/that will engage campers in learning leadership skills through the integration of Covey’s 7 Habits for Happy Kids and related curriculum. Team building and career exploration will also be developed through the leadership activities.
During all camp weeks, campers will experience all that Grand Vue Park offers such as swimming, miniature golf, disc golf, nature trails, outdoor classrooms, aerial park, team building fitness course, and more!
Superhero Academy: Calling all Ohio Valley Super Hero’s! This is your chance to learn about your specific super hero power. In this week of Grand Adventure Leadership Camp students will take on superhero identities, devise terrific tools and develop moves to protect and defend. Students will also be sent to the Grand Vue Aerial Park to test their individualized capes on the Euro Trampoline. In further studies at the academy pupils will study community super heroes and identify super heroes in their life. While fictional superhero fun will be included in this week many examples of real life heroes from our local community and beyond will visit and share their inspiration and adventures with campers! Students will experience great examples of leadership as well as learn about many careers and opportunities around them. A field trip to visit local historical sites will also be included in this week with a special stop at the Cockayne House where geological digs and tours through history will inspire learning and adventure! At the end of the week parents/guardians are welcome to attend the 2017 Super Hero Academy Graduation.
Ages: 5 – 12 (Must have completed Kindergarten)
Time: 9:30 am – 3:30 pm
Days: Monday – Friday
Before Care: 7:30 am – 9:30 am
After Care: 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Pick up/Drop Off Location: Pool Club Room
Camp Fees (Additional Children)
7 Weeks: $534.00 $453.90
4 Weeks: $320.40 $282.34
1 Week: $89.00
Daily: $4.00 per hour Additional Children $2.00 per hour
Unlimited Summer: $200 Additional Children $170.00
(“additional children” must reside in the same household)