Classes by Age

Ages 6-8

List of 5 items.

  • Fine Arts

    Carnival Foods
    Instructor: Michelle Bolton
    Morning Festival: Ages 8-10 years old, 9:00 a.m.-12:00p.m.
    Afternoon Festival: Ages 6-8 years old, 1:00-4:00 p.m.
    June 18-22
    $180 per class
    With summer comes many wonderful outdoor activities, like carnivals, fairs, amusement parks … and that gives us the perfect opportunity to indulge in silly, fun foods! During this week, our young chefs will prepare and bake things like Lemon Buddies, Raspberry Marshmallow Magic Pie, Corndog Muffins, Confetti Jar Cake and more. Each student will design a personalized apron, chef’s hat, and recipe keeper. Students take charge in deciding the menu, preparing food, and organizing presentation.

    Ooey Gooey, Icky Sticky Art
    Instructor: Kimberly Norby  
    Ages 6-8 years old
    June 18-22
    9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. 
    $180  
    This craft class encourages wonder, curiosity, and creativity with gooey, sticky art projects. It allows children full hands-on exploring and helps them develop their imaginations while learning about their world. Each day these students will immerse themselves in art and craft projects that involve paint, bubbles, playdough, and many other squishy, colorful mediums. Children should wear play clothes that can get messy!
     
    Oh Snap!
    Instructor: Maddie Jedlick    
    Ages 6-8 years old
    July 2-6 (closed Wed., July 4), $145
    August 13-17, $180    
    9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
    In this photography workshop, students will have the opportunity to enhance their skills and expand their knowledge about photography. Through fun games, such as photo scavenger hunts and stuffed animal photoshoots, students will explore different photography types, compositions and basic technical aspects. At the end of the week, students will take home a photobook showing the works they have created.
     
    Summer Art
    Instructor: Caroline Rockey
    Ages 6-8 years old
    July 9-13  
    1:00-4:00 p.m.
    $180
    Summer is the perfect time to focus on one’s artistic skills. There are so many wonderful ways to celebrate the summer, using natural materials from Mother Earth! Each day, students will create a different project, such as sand mandalas, seed art, sunlight photos, leaf prints and stained glass.
     
    Creative Art Shotz
    Instructor: Michelle Bolton
    Morning Workshop: Ages 6-8 years old, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
    Afternoon Workshop: Ages 8-10 years old, 1:00-4:00 p.m.
    July 16-20
    $180 each class
    Calling all kinds of artists! Spin! Squirt! Flick! Carve! Stick! Click! Print! Join us to explore different mediums and express your creativity. With paint, ceramic, rock, metal, magnets, wood, canvas, and a variety of other interesting materials we will be creating our own works of art all week. Transform photos into art, design metal magnet boards, personalized magnets, a unique spin on bird houses, cool canvas projects…and more!

    Chinese Painting
    Instructor: Yuli Zhu    
    Ages 8-11 years old, July 2-6 (closed Wed., July 4), 1:00-4:00 p.m., $145
    Ages 6-9 years old, July 9-13, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m., $180
    This class presents Chinese language and culture through the art of painting. Children will be taught how to paint in the beautiful style of Chinese painting, using Chinese brushes to paint animals, people, flowers, and more.

    Machine Sewing Beginning and Advanced Skills
    Instructors of Chelsea Cook’s Little Hands Creations
    Ages 7-13 years old, June 25-29, 9:00 a.m.-12:00, $215
    Ages 6-10 years old, July 2-6 (closed Wed., July 4), 1:00 – 4:00 p.m., $165
    Ages 6-10 years old, August 20-24, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m., $215
    Children are invited to learn a skill they will use for a lifetime and a hobby they will forever enjoy…sewing! No experience necessary for boys and girls to learn the basics and beyond. Beginning students will learn machine safety and beginner sewing techniques with a few prerequisite projects, while the more experienced students can expand on skills they already have. Student will advance at their own pace to more exciting and challenging projects throughout the week. All supplies (and machine!) provided.
     
    Fiber Arts & Crafts
    Instructors of Chelsea Cook’s Little Hands Creations
    Ages 6-10 years old
    July 2-6 (closed Wed., July 4)      
    9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
    $165
    This class explores different techniques in fiber arts. We will explore both textile art and paper crafts. Textile art includes knitting, weaving, dyeing and bleach printing. Paper crafts will be comprised of paper making, fiber marbling, paper stars, pop up-books, stamp making, flip books, scratch boards, papier-mâché and screen printing.
     
    Jewelry Making
    Instructors of Chelsea Cook’s Little Hands Creations
    Ages 6-11 years old
    August 6-10 
    9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. 
    $215 
    Students may take their jewelry accessory game to the next level with our design class! We’ll begin with simple projects such as Shrinky Dinks, clay beads, and macramé, before moving on to more complex techniques with wire wrapping, chain, beading and weaving. The children will be creating layered necklaces, chandelier earrings, gemstone rings, and anything else they can dream up. We’ll be using organic and re-purposed materials, fun gemstones, studs, and rhinestones. 
     
    Australian Aboriginal Painting
    Instructor: Shellwyn Badger
    Morning Workshop: Ages 9-12 years old, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
    Afternoon Workshop: Ages 7-9 years old, 1:00-4:00 p.m.
    July 16-20    
    $180 each class
    Australian Aboriginal mythology is colorful, fascinating, and a delight for students. Students will learn some myths, the myths' visual symbols found in artworks, and be able to apply these symbols to their own artwork. We will do dot painting on boards, with an option to transform everyday objects brought from home.
     
    Weaving
    Instructor: Shellwyn Badger
    Ages 7-9 years old
    July 23-27
    9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.  
    $180
    Indigenous peoples from all over the world have long enjoyed weaving to create textiles. The class will study various weaving cultures, and build our own cardboard looms to weave bags, pillows, coasters, or other ideas your child might have.
     
    Sweet Treats Cooking & Baking
    Instructor: Kimberly Norby
    Ages 7-9 years old
    July 23-27    
    1:00-4:00 p.m.
    $180
    A hands-on cooking and baking class with simple yet yummy projects. Learning to cook includes introducing valuable life skills, such as cooperation, confidence, team work, patience, and safety. In addition, cooking is a great way to incorporate academic lessons in math, reading, and science.
     
    Arts ’n’ Crafty Hands
    Instructor: Stasia Smith
    Ages 7-9 years old
    August 6-10        
    9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
    $180
    There are many lifelong benefits to learning and doing crafts, but the most important one is for children to enjoy themselves! This week we will be creating art using our hands and several different kinds of materials, such as watercolor, paint, glue, string, yarn, ribbon, beads, and more. We will be making woven wall hangings and baskets, watercolor yarn art, ribbon bookmarks, and different kinds of jewelry. The children will be very busy all week!
     
    Oodles of Noodles
    Instructor: Kimberly Norby
    Ages 7-9 years old
    August 6-10    
    1:00-4:00 p.m.
    $180
    It’s hard to beat homemade noodles! In this class, we’ll be making noodles, experimenting with noodles, creating with noodles, and then, of course, eating noodles. It’s a cooking, science and craft class.
     
    Learn Knitting
    Instructors of Chelsea Cook’s Little Hands Creations    
    Ages 7-13 years old
    June 25-29 and/or August 6-10   
    1:00-4:00 p.m.
    $215 each class
    Learn the art of knitting and crochet! Knitting is calming, relaxing, and keeps us centered because of its repetitive rhythmic movements. It is also excellent at strengthening hand-eye coordination. Beginners will start slowly with finger knitting, before moving on to knitting needles and our handy Knifty Knitter Looms. Projects include book markers, stuffed animals, hats, headbands, pouches and more! Both beginning and advanced skills are taught. 
     
  • Learning & Enrichment

    Crazy Chemistry
    Instructor: Kimberly Norby
    Ages 6-8 years old
    July 2-6 (closed Wed., July 4), 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m., $145
    July 16-20, 1:00-4:00 p.m., $180  
    A fun, busy class blending classic experiments and crazy concoctions. We’ll talk about how chemistry affects our lives every day, and with a strictly hands-on approach we’ll explore aqueous solutions, precipitation, and crystallization. Open inquiry-based discussions all week. Students should bring their curiosity!
     
    Little Makers
    Instructor: Stasia Smith  
    Ages 6-8 years old
    July 9-13 and/or August 13-17
    9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
    $180 each class    
    A STEAM class where we’re tinkering in our school’s innovation BIG Lab makerspace! Tinkering allows students the opportunity to think with their hands in order to construct meaning and understanding. We will be using mostly everyday materials to design and create projects, from catapults to sewn circuits and many more in between. Tinkering helps to increase design and problem-solving skills.
     
    Math Magic
    Instructor: Kimberly Norby
    Ages 6-8 years old, July 16-20, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
    Ages 5-7 years old, August 20-24, 1:00-4:00 p.m.
    $180 each class
    Embark upon a magical math journey, as students discover how math relates to almost everything around them! Students will explore the magic of math through pattern exploration, math mysteries, fun basic math facts, and math art. This is a class to help show children how appealing and exciting math can be.

    Chinese Culture 
    Instructor: Yuli Zhu
    Ages 6-9 years old
    July 9-13  
    1:00-4:00 p.m. 
    $180 
    Through this hands-on class, students will experience China. We’ll learn Chinese songs and words, make Chinese-inspired crafts, play traditional Chinese games, and taste Chinese food.
     
    Coding with Kids
    Instructors of Coding with Kids
    Ages 7-9 years old, July 30-August 3 
    Ages 6-8 years old, August 20-24
    1:00-4:00 p.m.   
    $285 each class
    These classes are designed for beginners as well as children who have already been exposed to computer programming. Using drag-and-drop programming environments, students complete a sequence of increasingly difficult coding challenges. The children learn key programming concepts, practice them in fun exercises, and create their first computer programs and games. Students can access their projects online and continue working on them at home. 

    Bughouse Team Chess for Girls and Boys
    Head Coach: Leo Stefurak
    Ages 6-14 years old
    June 18-22 and/or August 20-24 
    9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
    $330 per week
    Bughouse Team Chess is a four-person team game played between pairs of cooperating chess partners. It is played nationally with a codified set of rules. Children seeking fun team play are invited to join us for study and practice of this unique game. Beginners welcome; no previous bughouse experience necessary.
     
    Intermediate Chess for Girls and Boys
    Head Coach: Leo Stefurak
    Assistant Coach: LoriOsseward
    Ages 6-14 years old
    June 25-29 and/or August 13-17              
    9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
    $330 per week
    Children who have had some previous chess instruction may enroll. Tactical skills and middle-game strategies will be emphasized as students build upon their opening knowledge and individual styles. There will be a training tournament each afternoon, enabling students to join theory with practice.
     
    Beginning-Intermediate Chess for Girls and Boys
    Head Coach: Lori Osseward
    Ages 5-9 years old
    July 16-20 and/or August 6-10 
    9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
    $180 per week
    Children at the beginning and beginning-intermediate levels may enroll. Coach Lori is highly skilled at teaching and working with children at their appropriate chess-playing levels. Children will learn the basic rules of chess, and then practice through friendly games.
     
    Chess for Aspiring Girls
    Head Coach: Lori Osseward
    Ages 5-12 years old
    July 9-13   
    9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
    $180
    Aspiring girls with a desire to learn new chess ideas and improve their play may enroll.  Coach Lori is highly skilled at teaching and working with children at their appropriate chess-playing level. Girls will develop exceptional critical thinking and problem-solving skills through chess play and practice.

    Improving-Advanced Chess for Girls and Boys
    Head Coach: Leo Stefurak
    Ages 7-14 years old
    July 23-27  
    9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
    $330           
    Students wishing to build an opening repertoire and develop endgame skills are welcome to join in a week of study and play. Having tournament experience is recommended, along with a desire to systematize chess study in opening systems, middlegame plans, and endgame procedures. Thinking methodologies, visualization approaches, and the unification of strategy with tactics will be the focus of this week’s advanced study and tournament play. A training tournament and individual game review will accompany our chess study throughout the week.
     
    Strategy, Problem Solving, Creativity… Board Games!
    Instructor: Kimberly Norby
    Ages 7-9 years old
    June 18-22 and/or June 25-29
    1:00-4:00 p.m.      
    $180 each class
    Board games are a sometimes-overlooked educational tool. Children need, and acquire, many key skills in order to successfully play board games. These skills include communicating, creativity, fine and gross motor development, strategy, patience, and reading, among others. During the week, the class will play a variety of games in a variety of capacities. Some of the wonderful games your child will experience include Cranium, Scrabble, Blokus, Labyrinth and an assortment of card games.
     
    Fairy Tales Through a Microscope
    Instructor: Kimberly Norby  
    Ages 7-9 years old    
    June 25-29      
    9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
    $180
    Fairy tales do not require fairies ... interesting! In this class, students will take a close look at fairy tales. Where did the term fairy tales come from? When did fairy tales begin? Some fairy tales explored this week will include The Three Little Pigs, Jack and the Beanstalk, and The Frog Prince. We’ll read and discuss the original versions and also take a look at today’s children's literature to see how fairy tales have changed through the years—often in funny ways. We will explore different versions of tales from different cultures, and students will also reinvent their own fairy tales.

    Upcycled Engineering
    Instructor: Karen Kessinger
    Ages 7-10 years old
    July 30-August 3  
    9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
    $180
    Students are exploring engineering and design this week with materials just waiting to be reused and upcycled! It’s hands-on making and creating with cardboard, plastic and more as we focus on experiments, design challenges and projects in our innovation lab, the BIG Lab makerspace.
     
    Whether the Weather Be Cold…
    Instructor: Kimberly Norby
    Ages 7-9 years old, July 9-13
    Ages 5-7 years old, August 6-10
    9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
    $180 each class
    Welcome to a week of experiments with condensation and evaporation! Students will learn about cloud types to predict the weather, the water cycle, and some dramatic kinds of weather such as tornadoes, lightning, and hurricanes. This week includes science craft projects, puzzles, and games.
     
    Beginning Typing/Keyboarding Skills
    Instructor: Stasia Smith
    Ages 7-9 years old
    July 9-13, 1:00-4:00 p.m.  
    July 23-27, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.      
    $180 each class
    Typing is an invaluable skill that takes time and lots of practice to master. This class is for students with little or no experience. Students learn about proper ergonomics and the home row keys, and we’ll also discuss the history of typing and why it’s important. Students will be exposed to several different typing programs and games. A list of resources will go home on the last day.
     
    Computer Coding for Girls
    Instructor: Stasia Smith
    Ages 7-9 years old
    July 16-20  
    9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.    
    $180
    This is an introductory and exploratory coding class for girls who are curious about programming but have never tried it or have very little experience. We will discuss the importance of computer programming and what it means to be a programmer. Students will explore several different engaging activities on Code.org, Scratch Jr and Tynker.
     
    Cardboard Model Houses
    Instructor: Karen Kessinger
    Ages 7-9 years old
    July 23-27  
    9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
    $180
    This week, we’ll be in our school’s innovation makerspace, the BIG Lab, where we’ll use cardboard, paint, and other tools to build a model of a dream house. Children will develop their craftsmanship skills by creating all the tiny pieces needed for their model, such as furniture, plants, and possibly even people living in the house. We’re asking students, What would your dream house look like? Would it even be a house, or maybe a space station or a submarine? Design, engineering, art, and imagination all in one!
     
    Coding with Kids
    Instructors of Coding with Kids
    Ages 7-9 years old, July 30-August 3
    Ages 6-8 years old, August 20-24
    1:00-4:00 p.m.  
    $285 each class
    These classes are designed for beginners as well as children who have already been exposed to computer programming. Using drag-and-drop programming environments, students complete a sequence of increasingly difficult coding challenges. The children learn key programming concepts, practice them in fun exercises, and create their first computer programs and games. Students can access their projects online and continue working on them at home.
     
    Exploring Museums
    Instructor: Kimberly Norby
    Ages 7-9 years old
    August 13-17  
    9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
    $385
    We have so many great museums in our area with so much to offer. This will be a fun week of exploring museums, like the Wing Luke Museum and the Living Computer Museum. Each day, including the first day on Monday, we’ll be out and about. As a class, we’ll discuss each museum we’re going to, learn about its history, its purpose and how it has changed over time. Each day, children must bring a lunch that does NOT need refrigeration, a water bottle, and wear good walking shoes.
     
    Journey to Space
    Instructor: Bob Kelly
    Ages 7-9 years old
    August 20-24  
    9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.      
    $180
    Students will explore the outer reaches of the solar system and beyond through engaging math, science, art and engineering activities. Over the course of the week, the children will be become planetary scientists, mathematicians, physicists and engineers, as they solve challenging puzzles, design spacecraft and build models in our campus makerspace, the BIG Lab, to help them boldly go where no 7-9-year-old has gone before!
     
    Upcycled Engineering
    Instructor: Karen Kessinger
    Ages 7-10 years old
    July 30-August 3  
    9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
    $180
    Students are exploring engineering and design this week with materials just waiting to be reused and upcycled! It’s hands-on making and creating with cardboard, plastic and more as we focus on experiments, design challenges and projects in our innovation lab, the BIG Lab makerspace.

    Brick Animation
    Instructors of Lukas Allenbaugh’s Clay Animation Network (C.A.N.)
    Ages 7-12 years old
    August 6-10, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
    August 13-17, 1:00-4:00 p.m.      
    $215 each class
    The theme is up to the student! Students will be offered several ideas, such as superheroes, aliens, magic, animals, and more. Then, they’ll decide what they wish to create for the week. Students will use iPads to take animation photos of LEGO® pieces and edit video and sound. Set, character, and story construction will be taught while integrating math, science and visual and language arts.
     
    Make Your Own Comic Book
    Instructor: Lukas Allenbaugh of Clay Animation Network (C.A.N.)
    Ages 7-12 years old
    August 6-10    
    1:00-4:00 p.m.
    $215
    Students will draw their own comic book while learning storyboarding, basic character drawing, and 3D drawing. Students will receive coaching on how to draw specific characters and 3D objects if help is requested, and they will be supported in finding their own artistic style and voice. We’ll use traditional art supplies, such as pen, pencil, and paper. This class is led in a supportive and creative atmosphere by Lukas Allenbaugh, who has over 20 years of experience teaching various styles of art to children.
     
    Clay Animation
    Instructors of Lukas Allenbaugh’s Clay Animation Network (C.A.N.)
    Ages 7-12 years old
    August 13-17    
    9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
    $215
    Students will use iPads to take animation photos and edit video and sound as they design their own animation story. Set, character, and story construction will be taught while integrating subjects including math, science and visual and language arts.
     
  • Outdoor Education

    The Young Naturalist
    Instructor: Stasia Smith
    Ages 6-8 years old
    July 2-6 (closed Wed., July 4)
    9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
    $310
    This camp is for the child who is an outdoor enthusiast. We’ll be out and about exploring nature through field trips to nearby parks for beach exploration and light hiking. Students will be encouraged to “leave no trace.” We’ll also spend time in the classroom soaking up natural science through books, activities, and crafts.  

    Day Hiking Basics
    Instructors: Melaney Mayne and Erik Eriksen
    Ages 6-9 years old
    July 23-27 and/or July 30-August 3        
    9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
    $385 each camp
    There’s no better way to spend summer days than hiking in and around our beautiful Seattle! These day hikes are light and simple, ideal for the young and beginner hiking enthusiast. This camp is designed to teach the value of hiking while simply enjoying the outdoors. Each morning we'll head out for a hike with plenty of rest stops, nature education, and fun along the way. Children must bring a light backpack to sufficiently carry their lunch and water bottle. They must also have tie-up sturdy sneakers or hiking boots. We'll be visiting parks with beach access, and plan to get a little wet and dirty each day!
  • Performing Arts

    Mystery Theater
    Instructor: Eric Ankrim
    Ages 7-9 years old
    July 9-13
    9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.    
    $180
    Join this team of detectives leading the investigation to help tie clues together and solve an original story mystery. Using various prompts such as pictures, found objects and typewritten notes, students will create an original play filled with complex characters and surprising events. Each day is filled with activities in creating a character, writing dialogue, and staging a scene. On the last day, students share their collaborative mystery with family and friends.
     
    From the Page to the Stage
    Instructor: Jen Reif
    Ages 7-9 years old
    July 16-20
    1:00-4:00 p.m.
    $180
    Love to read stories and act them out? Books are adapted for the stage in this fun, creative drama class. Each day is filled with activities for your child in creating a character, writing dialogue, and staging a scene. Ideal for writers, actors and storytellers! On the last day, students share their collaborative story with family and friends.

    Hip Hop
    Instructor: Jessica Jobaris
    Ages 7-10 years old
    June 25-29 and/or July 16-20        
    9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
    $180
    A fun week learning about the dance of hip hop! Two parts hip hop, one part modern dance, one part martial arts, and one part ballet… mix it all in a blender and shake it up in the summer heat then throw it on a stage and make a stunning dance piece incorporating all these different genres of dance. Students wear sneakers and comfortable clothing each day.
     
    Fairy and Sprite Hideouts
    Instructor: Jessilee Marander
    Ages 7-10 years old
    June 25-29          
    1:00-4:00 p.m.
    $180
    Think little but dream big as we build fairy-sized hideouts from recycled objects, and invent stories about magical sprites and elves. This popular class is great fun for any artist who likes to create miniature homes and hideouts all for imaginative play.
     
    Out of the Box Costumes
    Instructor: Jessilee Marander
    Ages 7-10 years old
    July 2-6 (closed Wed., July 4)    
    1:00-4:00 p.m.
    $145
    This is the perfect class for the young budding costume designer with a rich imagination for storytelling. Every day, students will explore the art of simple costume design by working with fabric and color choices, and constructing costume pieces. At the end of the week, students take home a one-of-a-kind box of costumes for future plays and at-home performances.
     
    Musical Theater ~ Songs from the Magical Land of Oz
    Instructors: Eric Ankrim and Melissa Fleming
    Ages 7-10 years old
    July 2-6 (closed Wed,. July 4)          
    9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
    $310
    Calling all witches, lions and scarecrows! Let’s ease on down the yellow brick road to the musical world of Oz. Featuring songs and scenes from three different musicals, students will learn, rehearse and perform songs from the smash pop musical Wicked, the urban 1970s The Wiz, and the beloved classic The Wizard of Oz. Each day, students will develop skills in singing, dancing and acting while also playing games and making new friends. At the end of this exciting week, students will perform a short revue for families and friends on stage.
     
    Beginning Ukulele
    Instructor: Andrew Rudd
    Ages 7-10 years old
    July 23-27
    1:00-4:00 p.m.
    $180
    Students can learn the basics of playing the ukulele in just one week. This class is taught with games, other fun activities, strumming songs and learning chords. Students may bring their own instrument or they may use one of our ukuleles.
     
    All Things Percussion
    Instructor: Andrew Rudd
    Ages 7-10 years old  
    July 30-August 3  
    1:00-4:00 p.m.
    $180
    The world of percussion is virtually endless. In this class students will discover how a fun musical instrument is always within reach. We will cover the basics of rhythm, play lots of group activities, and explore some really cool drums! No percussion experience necessary.
     
  • Sports

    Parkour Kids
    Instructors of Kong Academy
    Ages 7-10 years old, July 30-August 3, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
    Ages 5-7 years old, July 30-August 3, 1:00-4:00 p.m.
    Ages 5-7 years old, August 13-17, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
    Ages 7-10 years old, August 13-17, 1:00-4:00 p.m.  
    $180 each week, each class
    A great introduction to parkour in a safe, supportive environment. For our younger students, it’s all about introducing the children to the sport, encouraging confidence with movement, and having fun. Focus is on development of those early motor skills. For the older students, we’ll have them using blocks and bars to learn the fundamentals of the sport. The children are running, jumping, vaulting, climbing, swinging, rolling, and working on safe ground movements.

    Beginning and Advanced Inline Skating
    Instructors of Skate Journeys
    Ages 6-10 years old
    July 23-27    
    9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.     
    $220
    Students are taught the basic foundation of skate moves, which includes striding, stopping, and turning. Additional skills taught include ""rules of the road,"" how to fall properly, and various tricks. Skate Journeys provides the proper-sized SEBA skates for each child plus all the protective gear except for helmets; please provide your child with a helmet. No previous skating experience necessary. A parent-signed waiver form will be required for your child to participate in this sports class.
     
    Beginning and Advanced Skateboarding
    Instructors from Skate IA, Inc.
    Ages 6-10 years old
    July 30-August 3
    9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.     
    $220
    Students will learn the basics of skateboarding, which include safety, balance, and fun. They will progress onto a launch ramp as they’re ready. Skateboards and safety gear are provided for your child to use for the week (except for helmets); please provide your child with a helmet. A parent-signed waiver form will be required for your child to participate in this camp.

    Sports Medley for Girls and Boys
    Instructor: Jeff Lageson
    Ages 7-9 years old, June 25-29, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m., $180
    Ages 5-7 years old, July 2-6 (closed Wed., July 4), 1:00-4:00 p.m., $145
    This week, children will play a different sport each day. Sports include soccer, basketball, t-ball, and flag football. We’re introducing the fundamentals of the sports, and getting children comfortable with the basic skills and organization of each game. Join us for skill-building and healthy game competition.
     
    Basketball for Girls and Boys
    Instructor: Jeff Lageson
    Ages 7-9 years old, July 30-August 3, 1:00-4:00 p.m.  
    Ages 5-7 years old, August 6-10, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.  
    $180 each class
    A great opportunity to learn the fundamental skills of basketball. Children will hone some new skills and play friendly games with minimal competition. All players welcome!
     
    Games People Play
    Instructor: Jeff Lageson
    Ages 4-6 years old, July 30-August 3, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
    Ages 7-9 years old, August 20-24, 1:00-4:00 p.m.
    $180 each class
    Playground games are physically and mentally challenging and support both social and conflict-resolution skills. We’ll introduce new games as well as play some of our old-time favorites. All the games are excellent in supporting healthy endurance and dexterity. Most are cooperative in nature but there may be a few where some light competition is encouraged.  

    Animal Yoga
    Instructor: Annie Bellettiere
    Ages 5-7 years old, June 18-22, $180
    Ages 4-6 year old, July 2-6 (closed Wed., July 4), $145
    1:00-4:00 p.m.
    In a nurturing, supportive, and non-competitive atmosphere, students will stretch and strengthen their bodies, build body awareness, and focus on their breath as a tool for self-regulation and centering. We will include stories, songs, art, and dramatic play so that campers can express themselves creatively and practice working cooperatively in groups, while learning about the many yoga poses that take their names from animals!
     
    Soccer for Girls and Boys
    Instructor: Jeff Lageson
    Ages 5-7 years old
    July 23-27
    9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
    $180
    This is a great opportunity for children to learn the fundamental skills of soccer. They will learn some new skills with the sport and play friendly games with minimal competition. Join us for skill building and healthy game competition.
     
    T-Ball for Girls and Boys
    Instructor: Jeff Lageson
    Ages 5-7 years old  
    August 20-24  
    9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.  
    $180
    An opportunity for the children to learn the fundamental skills of t-ball. They will learn some new skills with the sport and play friendly games with minimal competition.
     
     
We also offer Preschool & PreK programs, as well as Day Camp for school-age students (ages 5-10). For older kids (ages 12-14), we offer a Junior Leader in Training program. Explore the Preschool & PreK page and click the link above to find out more about Day Camp. 

The Evergreen School
15201 Meridian Avenue North
Shoreline, WA 98133
206.364.2650
The Evergreen School is a private, Seattle-area school  serving the needs of gifted students in preschool through 8th grade.