Character Interpretation, Costume Design, & Creation (Grades 4-10)

Character Interpretation, Costume Design, & Creation (Grades 4-10)

  1 week sessions       9:00am - 3:00pm       $575

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New for Summer 2019!  A unique camp designed for anyone interested in the world of costumes, character interpretation, and crafting! Each week this camp will focus on a specific story where you choose the character you want to interpret.  Once your character is chosen, skilled Handwork Studio instructors will guide you through the process of learning fundamental sewing skills, costume design techniques and delve into developing your character. This camp is perfect for anyone who wants to make a one-of-a-kind costume and gain a better understanding of what it takes to be a successful costume designer.  Join us this summer for an amazing experience open to all skill levels.


Dates, Hours, and Fees

2019 Dates
Week 1 July 8 – 12
Week 2 August 5 – 9
Hours
Full Day 9:00am – 3:00pm
Extended Day Visit our Extended Day page for information about before and after care.
Fees
Full Day $575

Woodworking (Grades 4-10)

Woodworking (Grades 4-10)

  1 week sessions       9:00am - 3:00pm       $575

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Can you build it? Of course you can! Learn classic woodworking skills in a hands-on environment. Handwork Studio instructors will guide campers patiently and safely to create a variety of projects while learning to accurately design, measure, saw, drill and finish their projects properly.   Additionally, campers build on their confidence and love for working with their hands. No experience necessary and projects change week to week so campers can continuously expand on their skills.


Dates, Hours, and Fees

2019 Dates
Week 1 6/10 – 6/14
Week 2 6/17 – 6/21
Week 3 6/24 – 6/28
Week 4 7/8 – 7/12
Week 5 7/15 – 7/19
Week 6 7/22 – 7/26
Week 7 7/29 – 8/2
Week 8 8/5 – 8/9
Week 9 8/12 – 8/16
Hours
Full Day 9:00am – 3:00pm
Extended Day Visit our Extended Day page for information about before and after care.
Fees
$575/session

STEM (Grades 1-6)

STEM (Grades 1-6)

  1 week sessions       9:00am - 3:00pm       $595

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Sidwell Summer partners with Fleming Tech Camps, a 21st century S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) summer camp program that focuses on giving kids the tools they need to lead successful lives in the digital age. Fleming Tech Camps are designed to provide kids with hands-on experiences with computers, robots, and other cool tech that encourages an interest in science, technology, computing, and engineering.

Each week of camp features a unique and specialized, technology topic, led by an instructor with expertise in technology and teaching. During camp, the instructor guides campers through a week-long journey where campers are learning, discovering, creating, and playing with cutting edge tech!

Fleming Tech Camps engages your child’s creativity and problem solving skills and builds technology skills that will last a lifetime. Check out the full schedule, including weekly themes, below.


Dates, Hours, and Fees

2019 Dates
Week 1 June 10 – 14 Grades 1-3; Grades 4-6
Week 2 June 17 – 21 Grades 1-3; Grades 4-6
Week 3 June 24 – 28 Grades 2-5
Week 4 July 1 – 3 (3-day week, No camp July 4 + 5) Grades 2-5
Week 5 July 8 – 12 Grades 2-5
Week 6 July 15 – 19 Grades 2-5
Week 7 July 22 – 26 Grades 2-5
Week 8 July 29 – August 2 Grades 2-5
Week 9 August 5 – 9 Grades 1-3; Grades 4-6
Week 10 August 12 – 16 Grades 1-3; Grades 4-6
Hours
Full Day 9:00am – 3:00pm
Extended Day Visit our Extended Day page for information about before and after care.
Fees
Full Day $595 ($375 for July 1 – 3 week)

Junior Explorers (Age 3–Grade 1)

Junior Explorers  (Age 3–Grade 1)

The Junior Explorers Program caters to our youngest campers on the DC Campus. The dynamic environment in the Junior Explorers Program is intentionally designed to promote rich learning experiences that encourage children to be creative, curious, and independent.

Handwork Day Camp (Grades K-6)

Handwork Day Camp  (Grades K-6)

Picture your child in the care of energetic and imaginative counselors knitting, sewing, and weaving the day away!

Counselor Assistant Program (CAP) (Grades 9-10)

Counselor Assistant Program (CAP) (Grades 9-10)

The Counselor Assistant Program (CAP) is a hands-on leadership program designed for high school students looking to gain professional experiences through working with young children and adults.

LEGO® (Grades K-5)

LEGO®  (Grades K-5)

Play-Well TEKnologies utilizes expert instructors and thousands of LEGO® to build problem-solving skills, to provide an opportunity for creative expression, and to foster a greater appreciation of how things work.

Machine Sewing Camp (Grades 4-10)

Machine Sewing Camp (Grades 4-10)

Whether you are a budding fashionista interested in apparel, or a creative camper who loves crafts; Machine Sewing has something for everyone!

Soccer (Grades K-8)

Soccer (Grades K-8)

At Sidwell Summer, our Soccer camps focus both on cultivating a love of the game and enhancing technical skills.