Online Summer camp for 8-11 year olds

Create your own weekly schedule! Choose up to four activities from the following: 
 Art, Broadway Stars, Dance, Language Lab,  Piano, Robot in a Can, TheatreVoice

Space is limited! Group sizes are small to ensure an intimate experience.

Activities Times:
10-10:45 am
11-11:45am
1-1:45pm
2-2:45pm

Session 1: July 6-10
Session 2: July 13-17
Session 3: July 20-24

Session 4: July 27-31
Session 5: August 3-7
Session 6: August 10-14

Session 1: July 6-10
Session 2: July 13-17
Session 3: July 20-24
Session 4: July 27-31
Session 5: August 3-7
Session 6: August 10-14

À la carte activity descriptions

Art

Teachers: Miss Stephany & Joan Meyer

Hi everyone, I am Miss Stephany; I am an artist and Fine Arts teacher. I work with various media such as: pencils, watercolours, oil & soft pastels, acrylic paints, mixed media and more. I am passionate about drawing, painting, collage, bookmaking, design, sculpture, crafts, and many other forms of creative art making. This term at Préville Fine Arts Centre, in our online art classes, we have had so much fun exploring different visual art techniques and I am so excited to meet you and/or see you again in the Summer Camp!

Choice of activity times:

  • 10-10:45am
  • 11-11:45am
  • 2-2:45pm

Additional materials:

  • Teachers will contact campers to notify them what materials are needed prior to the commencement of camp.

Dance

Teacher: Jamie Malysh

Jamie will be offering classes in Contemporary, Jazz, Ballet and Musical Theatre.  With emphasis on technique, her goal is to always work with students in an encouraging way to help them broaden their artistic path.  Whether you are a beginner or an experienced dancer she has something to offer everyone. Come have a fun-filled summer of dancing! 

Note: Do you live locally? We have an In Studio option for this class (at Collège Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes). Contact us for details!

Choice of activity times:

  • 10-10:45am
  • 11-11:45am

Language Lab (French or English)

Teacher: Frédérique LeBel

I will be teaching conversational French and English using creative projects (arts and crafts, story writing) and content the students are familiar with, such as music, TV shows and literature.

Choice of activity times:

  • 10-10:45am (English as a second language)
  • 11-11:45am (French as a second language)
  • 1-1:45pm (English as a second language)
  • 2-2:45pm (French as a second language)

Piano

Teacher: Becky Reesor

In small groups, campers dive into improv and theory at the piano, learning to create the sounds and melodies of their imaginations!

Choice of activity times:

  • 10-10:45am
  • 1-1:45pm

Additional materials:

  • Keyboard (if you need one, please let us know).

*These are group activities for our online summer camp. If you’re seeking private lessons, please contact us.

Robot in a Can

Teacher: TBC

Students build their own robots and bring them to life using the programs they write. Each week, our facilitators will lead fun and exciting activities that teach the basics of design thinking, computer science, and electronics.

Intro to Robotics: For those who have NEVER taken a Robot in a Can course.
Robot Activities: For those who have ALREADY taken a Robot in a Can course, at Préville, or elsewhere.

Choice of activity times:

  • 10-10:45am (Intro to Robotics)
  • 11-11:45am (Robot Activities)

Theatre

Teacher: Camille Horrocks-Denis

Improvisation, vocal techniques, movement exercises and games to provide students with a strong foundation for building character and storytelling with a spirit of play and curiosity.

Choice of activity times:

  • 11-11:45am
  • 2-2:45pm

Voice

Teacher: Colin Enright

This small-group activity focuses on the fundamentals of singing: breath support, placement, and resonance. Students will have the opportunity to work one-on-one and in group learning situations while singing songs of their choice.

Choice of activity times:

  • 11-11:45am
  • 1-1:45pm

*These are group classes designed for our summer camp. If you are seeking private lessons, please contact us.

Specialized Program

Intensive Dance Workshop - Broadway Stars

Teachers: Jamie Malysh & Colin Enright

This three week program is aimed at young artists (8 to 18 years old) who have a passion for the arts!

They will work with Colin Enright, Voice Coach, and Jamie Malysh, Choreographer, over the three weeks where they will learn the music, choreography and acting from a current Broadway musical. At the end of the program they will have the opportunity to showcase their production.

Students will not only learn music and dance-steps; they will learn the skills to be authentic and expressive on any stage they play!

Note: Do you live locally? We have an In Studio option for this class (at Collège Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes). Contact us for details!

Activity time (Monday-Friday from July 27- August 14):

  • 2-4pm