For Immediate Release
Enrolling For 2nd Week Of Summerscapes: June 28- July 1
The second week of Catawba Valley Community College's Summerscapes for Kids offers lots of fun with arts, sports, science, cooking and more. Each class is $60 unless otherwise specified. For a complete list of camps available through August 12, visit www.cvcc.edu/Summerscapes/.
Classes offered June 28- July 1, Session 2:
Art Media of Your Choice- 1 to 4:30 p.m., for ages 9 to 14. This class includes painting, cartooning, landscape art, anime and portraits. You choose the project you like and concentrate on your area of interest. The instructor is Randy Bell.
Art of Anime- 8:30 a.m. to noon, for ages 9 to 14 with instructor Randy Bell. The art of anime (Japanimation) is a style of art used by the Japanese with eyes exaggerated to almost a cartoonish look. This class will explore this style and students will develop their own characters.
Awesome Authors- 8:30 a.m. to noon, for rising 1st and 2nd graders with instructor Delona Balis. Students will be actively involved in reading and writing through books, games, writing prompts, and learning exciting ways to express themselves.
Cheerleading Camp for Girls- 8:30 a.m. to noon, for rising 3rd to 8th graders with instructor Debbie Roger. Students will receive instruction and training in cheerleading skills and techniques in motion, stunting, jumping and tips for tryouts. Class held at Maiden High School.
Creative Writing- 8:30 a.m. to noon, for rising 3rd and 4th graders with instructor Micki Earp. This class is designed to provide students with a better understanding of the classic five-paragraph essay and points needed to pass the fourth grade writing test. Projects will include crafty ways to make journals and cards.
Food Fun- 8:30 a.m. to noon, for rising 4th to 6th graders with instructor Patty Shuford. Students will learn basic food safety, nutrition, measuring methods, utensils and food preparation terms, and using small appliances to prepare food. Class fee is $65.
Math Adventures- 1 to 4:30 p.m., for rising 4th and 5th graders with instructor Tania Sherrill. Students will explore math concepts through math games and other fun activities. Concepts reviewed will include geometry, multiplication and division facts and fractions.
Math Camp- 1 to 4:30 p.m., for rising 1st and 2nd graders with instructor Delona Balis. This class will make math fun with various hands-on activities, games and projects while strengthening math skills.
Super Science- 8:30 a.m. to noon, for rising 2nd and 3rd graders with instructor Tania Sherrill. Students will participate in several investigations about light and sound energy and how it applies to their everyday lives.
Treasure Hunting with a GPS Twist & Letterboxing- 1 to 4:30 p.m., for rising 4th thru 6th graders with instructor Micki Earp. Students will learn the basics of letterboxes. Letterboxing is a treasure hunt using on-line clues. Students will carve their own stamps, create trail names and go through the process of "planting" a letterbox.