Classes by Week

June 24-June 28

List of 5 items.

  • Fine Arts

    Garden Art
    Ages 5-7
    June 24-28
    9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
    $185
    Instructor: Judith Hart
    Children who enjoy gardening and creating art will love this class. Students will create unique planters, bird feeders, wind chimes, plant markers and other forms of art for the garden. Art techniques will include metal embossing, painting, beading and working with clay. Projects will be made from new and recycled materials.
     
    Arts 'n' Crafty Hands
    Ages 6-8
    June 24-28
    9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
    $185
    Instructor: Tiffany Tran
    There are many lifelong benefits to learning crafts, but one of the most important is for the 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.
     
    Cooking Kids: Simple, Healthy Snacks
    Ages 6-8, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
    Ages 8-10, 1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
    June 24-28
    $185
    Instructor: Nimisha Joshi
    This hands-on tasty and healthy cooking class will teach students how to create their own healthy snacks. The basics of health and safety in the kitchen as well as proper table manners will be emphasized throughout the week. By the end, the class will have compiled a cookbook of the week's recipes. Through cooking, valuable life skills are taught and academic lessons such as math, reading and science are explored. Please provide your child with a cutting board.

    Fiber Arts & Crafts
    Ages 6-9
    June 24-28, 1:00-4:00 p.m.
    August 19-23, 1:00-4:00 p.m.
    $225
    Instructors of Chelsea Cook's Little Hands Creations
    This class will explore different techniques in fiber arts and other crafts. Students will have the opportunity to work with both 2D and 3D materials to create their own unique and exciting pieces. Projects range from textile art, including knitting, weaving, and fabric printing, to paper crafts and stamp making.

    Animals in Ceramic
    Ages 9-14
    June 17-21 and/or June 24-28
    1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
    $185
    Instructor: Anna Baldi
    In this class we will learn a brief history of how animals have been depicted in sculpture all around the world, from the ancient to the contemporary. Students will use this history as inspiration in combination with clay techniques to produce an animal mask and a full body animal sculpture.

    Chocolate Works! with Silvana
    Ages 10-14
    June 24-28
    9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
    $480
    Instructor: Silvana Junge
    Students will learn the techniques to make fabulous hand-crafted chocolates: smooth and uniquely flavored ganaches, bonbons, chocolate bark and more. At the end of the week, all of their specially created chocolates will be taken home beautifully boxed up.

  • Learning & Enrichment

    Mine, Craft, Build Adventure Gaming with LEGO® Materials
    Ages 5-7 years old
    June 24-28
    1:00-4:00 p.m.
    $225
    Instructors of Play-Well TEKnologies
    This week, students bring Minecraft to life with LEGO bricks! Resourcefulness, creativity and cooperation come together in this unique building adventure game: roll the dice to mine for resources, and use these resources to build special items to help in our adventures. Students may build a zoo, create a medieval castle, or even design a tree house village. This original experience is designed by Play-Well instructors, inspired by the popular game Minecraft.
     
    Energy! Power!
    Ages 6-8 years old
    June 24-28
    1:00-4:00 p.m.
    $185
    Instructor: Hope Frazier
    An energizing week for the children! Students will be discovering and learning about different kinds of energy all week. Each day will focus on a type; solar, wind, water, food, man-made, and more.
     
    Intermediate Chess for Girls and Boys
    Ages 6-14 years old
    June 24-28 and/or August 12-16
    9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
    $330
    Instructor: Head Coach: Leo Stefurak; Assistant Coach: Lori Osseward
    Children who have had previous chess instruction may enroll. Tactical skills and middle-game strategies will be emphasized as students build upon their opening knowledge and individual styles. A training tournament will be conducted each afternoon enabling students to join theory with practice.
     
    Salmon Celebration
    Ages 6-8
    June 24-28
    9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
    $185
    Instructor: Hope Frazier
    Students will learn all about the lives of salmon through story, song, movement, and art. Investigations will include learning all about the salmon life cycle and its stages, salmon structures, the needs of salmon in each stage of life, and how pollution can cause harm to salmon and their habitat.
     
    Introduction to Typing/Keyboarding Skills
    Ages 7-9
    June 24-28 and/or August 5-9
    9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.  
    $185
    Instructor: Stasia Smith
    Typing is an invaluable skill that takes time and lots of practice to master. This class is for students with little or no experience. We will discuss the history of typing and why it’s important. Students learn about proper ergonomics and the home row keys. Students will also be exposed to several typing programs and games. A list of resources will go home on the last day.       
     
    Mindfulness Matters and More
    Ages 8-10
    June 24-28
    9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. and/or 1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
    $185
    Instructor: Sandra Brown-Potter
    If your child is curious about the state of mindfulness and loves art, then this is the perfect summer class! This class is a week-long exploration of mindfulness practices. We will be creating make-and-take mindfulness tools that are both beautiful and useful, as well as practicing mindfulness through various art media. Join us in this relaxing class and go home with a mind jar, a zen garden and much more.
     
    Girl Gamers
    Ages 9-12
    June 24-28
    9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
    $185
    Instructor: Kimberly Chu
    Calling all girl gamers! This is a fantastic opportunity to meet other girls who game all while playing a variety of fun strategy games. Students will learn and play various games such as Settlers of Catan, Star Realms, Ticket to Ride, Pandemic and more. Learn how to play some of those favorite strategic games in a safe, supportive environment.
     
    City Explorers
    Ages 10-13, June 24-28
    Ages 8-10, July 15-19
    9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
    $385
    Instructors: Melaney Mayne & Erik Eriksen
    Seattle is a big, exciting city with lots to offer. Students will have the opportunity to navigate the city by bus, learn to read maps, learn budgeting for their food and entertainment each day … then we’re out to plot our course for adventure! The class will plan trips to little-known sites around Seattle, visit local markets to try adventurous foods, and map and journal our discoveries along the way, all while feeling our sense of place and belonging in the big city. Students will be learning valuable life skills this week.
     
    Geometry and the Art of Problem Solving
    Ages 10-14
    June 24-28
    9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
    $185
    Instructor: Steven Foster
    This class will have the dual focus of introducing basic to intermediate geometry concepts while helping to cultivate critical thinking and problem-solving skills. Students will gain experience using a straightedge and compass to construct geometric diagrams, allowing for a deeper understanding of relationships between two-dimensional objects. Discussions and activities will also provide opportunities to think critically about what information will be needed in order to come up with solutions to a myriad of real-life situations and scenarios.
     
    T-Shirts with Meaning!
    Ages 10-14
    June 24-28, 1:00-4:00 p.m.
    July 15-19, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
    $185
    Instructor: Steven Foster
    This week will begin with group conversations around justice and stereotypes. Once each student decides on a chosen moral message, which may be a message about just who they are or a message promoting positive change, we will begin creating our designs. Then, we'll put the designs on our personal t-shirts for showcase. This class supports students in campaigning for important messages they believe in.

  • Outdoor Education

    Leavenworth Adventures
    Ages 12-14
    June 24-28
    Monday 9:00 a.m. through Friday 4:00 p.m.
    $975
    Facilitated by Mattie Carruth
    This trip is geared to the adventurous outdoor enthusiast! We will spend the week exploring the outdoors surrounding beautiful Leavenworth. We’ll be camping at Eightmile Campground next to the Icicle River. Each day we will experience something new, including day hikes, rock climbing, white water rafting, sightseeing in town, and relaxed river tubing.

  • Performing Arts

    Step in Time: An Introduction to Dance
    Ages 5-6
    June 17-21 and/or June 24-28
    9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.  
    $185
    Instructor: Piper Foster
    Ballet, jazz and modern combine in this introductory dance class inspired by none other than Mary Poppins! Each day students will learn about the story through books and activities, participate in dance lessons, and learn a short piece of choreography inspired by the classic film. Students are encouraged to enroll in both weeks, but have the option to enroll in just one. The entire experience will be supercalifragilisticexpialidocious!
     
    Storytelling Through Classical Ballet: Coppelia, Swan Lake, Peter and The Wolf, and More!
    Ages 7-9, June 17-21 and/or June 24-28, 1:00-4:00 p.m.
    Ages 5-6, July 8-12 and/or July 15-19, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
    $185
    Instructor: Piper Foster
    Dolls come to life when dance, music, and storytelling combine in this comprehensive introductory class to classical ballet. Each day, students will dive into a ballet, learning the history and experiencing the story through music, books and video clips. A daily ballet class will teach fundamental technique before applying their knowledge and skills to a short piece of choreography from the ballet.
     
    Hip Hop Dance
    Ages 8-11
    June 24-28 and/or July 15-19           
    9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
    $185
    Instructor: Jessica Jobaris
    Join us for 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 should wear sneakers and comfortable clothing each day.
     
    Musical Theater: Songs from Mary Poppins
    Ages 9-13
    June 24-28  
    9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
    $385
    Instructors: Jessica Low & Melissa Maanao
    If your child is a fan of Mary Poppins or Mary Poppins Returns, then don't miss this awesome opportunity! In this rehearsal class, students will rehearse and stage production numbers from both movies and develop skills in dancing, hip hop, singing and rapping. On the last day, we will share a performance with friends and family.
     
    Tech Theater: Scenery and Props
    Ages 10-14
    June 24-28 and/or July 15-19
    9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
    $185
    Instructors: Craig Wollam and Suzi Tucker
    A hands-on experience for those who like to be behind the scenes! This week is filled with design projects such as set construction, painting stage flats, and building props for our summer productions of Frozen or Honk. Working with different materials, operating power tools safely and learning paint techniques are just some of the fun activities in this project-packed theater class.
     
    Video Game Music  
    Ages 10-13
    June 24-28, July 8-12 and/or July 22-26
    1:00-4:00 p.m.
    $185
    Instructor: Michael Erickson
    In this class, students will discover how to make their own music in the old-fashioned, retro style of 8-bit video games. Class discussion will be about the “chiptune” music genre and the history of video game music. At the end of the week, students will have their own CD to bring home featuring their created music loops.


  • Sports

    Sports Medley for Girls and Boys
    Ages 5-6, June 17-21, 1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
    Ages 7-9, June 24-28, 1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
    $185
    Each day students will play a different sport, including soccer, basketball, flag football and more. We’ll introduce the fundamental skills and basic organization of the different sports. Join us for skill building and healthy game competition!

    Volleyball
    Ages 9-11
    June 24-28
    9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
    $185
    Instructor: Anna Baldi
    Students will learn the basics of volleyball, including passing, setting, hitting and serving. Classes will conclude with short scrimmages in order for students to learn the general flow of the game. Both beginning and advanced players welcome.

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.