Winter 2017 Vacation Days
We are offering vacation day programming to grades K-6 on the following holidays
Martin Luther King Jr. Day | Monday, January 16, 2017
Presidents Day | Monday, February 20, 2017
Midwinter Recess | Tuesday, February 21, 2017
Midwinter Recess | Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Midwinter Recess | Thursday, February 23, 2017
Midwinter Recess | Friday, February 24, 2017
Full Day Session (9am-4pm) is currently offered to students in Grades 1-6.
Half Day Session (9am-12pm) is currently offered to students in Kindergarten.
Extended Morning is from 8:15am – 9am for an additional cost of $15.
Extended Afternoon is from 4pm – 5pm for an additional cost of $25.
(Payments can be made at drop off or by calling us at 212-245-0444)
WINTER HOLIDAY CAMP OPTIONS:
Grade K: PreRobotics AM Session Only will be offered on all holidays 1/16, 2/20, 2/21, 2/22, 2/23, 2/24
Grade 1-2: WeDoRobotics & Coding Full Day will be offered on all holidays 1/16, 2/20, 2/21, 2/22, 2/23, 2/24
Grades 3-6: EV3 Robotics & Coding Full Day will be offered only on 1/16, 2/20, 2/23, 2/24
Grades 3-6: Circuits & Stop Motion Full Day will be offered only on 2/21, 2/22
A sample schedule of our vacation day is as follows:
9:00am-12:00pm: LEGO® Robotics**
Students design, construct, and program interactive, autonomous robots using LEGO® parts, motors, sensors, and LEGO® software.
12:00pm-1:00pm: Lunch and Recess
Weather permitting, we will visit the Frederick Douglass Playground which is a block away.
1:00pm-4:00pm: Coding & Video Game Design
Students will create their own engaging, interactive animations and video games complete with characters, settings, obstacles, and controls using MIT Media Lab’s Scratch software.
– Students should be reading on a first grade reading level for Scratch programming.
– Student games will be uploaded to the Scratch website so they can show their friends and family.
– Students should bring a NUT-FREE lunch and 2 snacks.
**Please note that LEGO® robotics projects cannot be taken home.
To register, please click on the grade level and technology that you are interested in.