7th GRADE

FOR STUDENTS ENTERING 7TH GRADE IN THE FALL

 

Basketball

Boys and girls learn the fundamentals of ball handling, dribbling, shooting, passing, defense, teamwork, and fair play. Fun basketball games and drills will be incorporated to ensure having “fun” while learning the basics. Good sportsmanship is discussed and expected.

Cost per student: $5

Beginning Guitar

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.

Cost per student: $20

 

Dance Team

​​Join the 2018 Summer School Dance Team!  We learn choreographed dance routines and showcase them in a final performance. So grab your pom poms (made in class) and let's dance! 

Cost per student: $10

Drama Club

In this club you will experience the challenge of acting out different parts of a real play. We will also engage in different dramatic and fun games along the way to prepare for our final project. This project will be to perform a fun play in front of an audience of parents and peers.

Cost per student: $10

​Design Build: Escape Room Party

Do you love a good mystery?  Love to solve puzzles?  Want to put your computer coding into practice?  You and your classmates will create an authentic escape room complete with codes, clues and secret portals.  Your mission:  Challenging the Summer School Teachers Escape!

Cost per student: $15

 

Exploring Art

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!

Cost per student: $18

 

Fun with Physical Science

Want to build a Rube Goldberg Device? Or make the perfect slime? In this course students will participate in hands-on labs and investigations that have a focus on physical science. Some of the concepts we will investigate will include forces and energy, simple machines, and density of gasses, solids, and liquids.

$20

How Sports Changed History

This class is all about sports focusing on reading and writing while researching different sports and athletes each week.   This class is a GREAT way to keep reading, writing, and researching the topic that you love...SPORTS!  Do you like History? Do you like sports? Ever wonder how sports have influenced history? Then this is the class for you! Explore the origin of different sports and the major milestones of that sport in history. Learn how competition can influence history more then you’ve every realized.

Cost per student: $3

I Like to Move It

Do you like to move it, move it? Join this active class to explore many ways to keep your body moving! From stretching and yoga to Zumba and dance, you'll learn how to have fun, be silly, make friends, and how to keep your body healthy through movement. At the end of the summer, each student will learn a dance routine to show off their new skills at an end of the year recital!

Cost per student: $5

Kitchen Chemistry

Have you ever wondered how road salt makes ice melt? Or how do crystals form? Why does bread rise? Why does jello wiggle? These questions and many more will be investigated in this course. We will be observing the chemistry that is involved in mixing, baking, and creating our food and beverages.

Cost per student: $20

Math Camp (Current teacher recommendation needed)

Mathemagic: Dazzle your Math Skill Performance

Do math equations look like alphabet soup?  Having trouble memorizing functions? Facts? And Formulas?  You’ll want to try these skill-based magic tricks that will give your math performance a dazzling impact!!!  This class will focus on linear equations, ratios, percentages, geometry, operations, and rational numbers. Designed for individualized learning styles and increased performance.

Note to parents: Wondering if your child should be in this class?  These classes are designed for reviewing, maintaining, and improving math 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.

Cost per student: $10

Reading/Writing Camp (Current teacher recommendation needed)

Book a trip to camp and uncover the strategies that make you not only a better reader, but a stronger writer too!  We’ll keep you on your toes with surprise endings, mystery word, claims, debates, and speaking your mind.

Note to parents: Wondering if your child should be in this class?  These classes are designed for reviewing, maintaining, and improving 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.

Cost per student: $3

Science Olympiad:
Do you love science? Do you love showing off your science skills? Take this course and you can have the best summer ever! We will be practicing events that are offered in National Science Olympiad competitions and completing group investigations and observations with the events. There will be a competition between "teams" to score the highest points throughout the summer. Students who are interested in joining the Science Olympiad team at Lake Country School should definitely sign up for the class!

Cost per student: $20

 

Sew Beautiful

Sew Beautiful this summer! From counted cross stitch to accessories, sewing is back in fashion! Join us for a summer of needles and thread, your walls and wardrobe will never be the same!

Cost per student: $18

Special Ed Reading and Math

​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.

Cost per student: $3

 

Spin on Spanish

Do you like to Make, Build, Design, and Learn? This is a hands-on Maker's class for students who are learning Spanish for the first time, or have had a prior Spanish class or two. We've got a menu of fun activities for every student to choose from including cooking, origami, dioramas, plays, poems, and more!

Cost per student: $16

 

Sports Galore

Throwing, shooting, splashing, 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 maybe even a little water fun!

Cost per student: $5​

Stop Action Animation

Learn a variety of film making techniques that make inanimate objects appear to move on their own. Create your Stop Action Animation movie this Summer!

Cost per student: $20

Summer School Band

Do you love playing music? Join the summer school band! We will learn new and exciting music, see performances by special guest artists, and will even compose our own piece of music. We will keep working on our musical skills over the summer and will have a blast together! 

Cost per student: $8

The Art of Forensics

Channel natural competitive energy into positive communication strategies, prepare a good speech, discover where to go to find sources and materials, learn how to begin and end a speech, and prepare speaker notes. You will learn, from experience, how to analyze an audience, dress for success, and present yourself as an articulate speaker. Students will research and create a presentation for classmates and parents during the last week of class. 

Cost per student: $5

Volleyball II

One of the most challenging sports that you can enjoy for along time is volleyball. If you are in seventh or eighth grade and want to learn more and improve your volleyball skills then this is the class for you. We will learn the basics, scrimmage, and have fun.

Cost per student: $3

CLASS OPTIONS:

FIRST PERIOD

8:00AM-9:20AM

Beginning Guitar

Design Build: Escape Room - Class Full

Exploring Art

The Art of Forensics

Kitchen Chemistry - Class Full

Math Camp*

SECOND PERIOD

9:20AM-10:40AM

How Sports Changed History

I like to Move It

Science Olympiad

Sew Beautiful

Spin on Spanish

Special Ed Reading & Math

Stop Action Animation - Class Full

The Art of Forensics

Volleyball 2 - Class Full

Summer School does not receive a copy of parent logins and passwords for the registration system.  If you have forgotten your password, please use the forgot password link located on the web store login page.

SUMMER

SCHOOL

JUNE 13-JULY 13, 2018

8:00 AM-NOON

No classes on Wednesday July 4, 5, 6

at NORTH LAKE SCHOOL

THIRD PERIOD

10:40AM-12NOON

Basketball - Class Full

Dance Team - Class Full

Design Build: Escape Room

Drama Club

Fun with Physical Science

Sports Galore - Class Full

Summer School Band

*Teacher Recommendation

Wondering if your child should be in this class? 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.

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