Slow the summer slide with Tackle Advocacy Academic Camps!
Did you know that on average students lose 4-8 weeks of learning over the summer? Touching on important academic skills over this long break sets kids up for a more successful fall by keeping students engaged in the learning process. The academic camps offered at Tackle Advocacy are taught by certified teachers and offer students an exciting opportunity to focus on academic skills while having fun.
Academic Camp Experiences:
June Camp Experience
Grade Levels: Rising 4th – 6th Graders
Dates: June 17-21, 9:oo am – 12:30 pm
Description: Campers will travel each day to a new location and explore their destination through reading and writing. Their travel could take them to a real or fictional place, they will just have to wait each day to see where they are!
July Camp Experiences
Grade Levels: Rising 2nd – 3rd Graders
Dates: July 15-19, 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Description: Spiderman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Captain America, Supergirl-so many superheroes to read about! This camp will be a week of investigating the powers and secrets of our
favorite heroes and maybe even writing our own superhero stories. Students will bring
their own lunch.
Go for the Gold!
Grade Levels: Rising 4th – 6th Grade
Dates: July 22 – 26, 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Description: Students will read about the history of the Olympics and learn about the different
summer Olympic events. Students will then dive into the world of board game design —
learning about the various types of games that exist, how they are created, and how they
are improved through playtesting. Students will use their new found knowledge about
the Olympics as well as their imagination, communication, and critical thinking skills to
create their very own Olympic board game from start to finish.
August Camp Experience
Full STEAM Ahead
Grade Level: Rising 4th – 6th Graders
Dates: August 12 – 16, 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Description: Students will experience the beauty and excitement of scientific
discovery while learning science, technology, engineering, art and math skills. We will
have fun participating in dynamic activities while creating a final project based on
scientific principles. Snacks and water will be provided.