Elementary Summer

1st – 7th Grade

Harborlight Summer Program provides 8 week-long  programs that engage the students in hands-on learning opportunities with field trips and overnight opportunities, too!

 

Students not enrolled at Harborlight, please click the green button below. 

Harborlight families, please register via your summer contract.  Summer contracts can be found on the student management system. 

Harborlight Elementary Summer Session 2019

Explore Week One:  July 1-5 (no Summer Program on July 4th)

Invention Convention

What will you invent this summer? Enjoy building and deconstruction, experimenting and playing! We’ll have our construction workbench, craft table, hot glue, cardboard, natural materials and lots of great projects and activities! Explore STEM concepts through immersive, hands-on creative challenges designed to challenge and entertain young inventors and innovators.

Schedule                                Tuition

7:30-5:30                                 $328.00

8:30-3:00                                 $248.00

Explore Week Two:  July 8-12

MAD SCIENCE: Secret Agent Lab

Look out 007—the Mad Science Spy Academy is in session! From decoding messages to metal detectors and night vision, students will have the opportunity to check out spy equipment and even create their own edible message! Students will use the Secret CodeBreaker to communicate stealthily, like real spies. With the Undercover Observer, students step into the shoes of a spy in action. The Viewer allows them to observe visually which is a key skill that spies need to have! These tools provide a complete undercover kit for students to take home. Classes are taught by a professional Mad Scientist from Mad Science of North Boston.

Schedule                                Tuition

7:30-5:30                                 $450.00

8:30-3:00                                 $350.00

Explore Week Three:  July 15-19

Percy Jackson’s Challenge

Congratulations! You have been chosen by the Olympians to attend Percy Jackson’s Camp Half Blood! Learn which Olympian has claimed you and embrace your destiny as you participate in challenges involving history, chemistry, physics, engineering and environmental science.  Join the archery team, don Greek garb, build your own chariot, create mythological monsters, and discover the secrets of the Labyrinth as you enter the world of Percy Jackson.

Schedule                                Tuition

7:30-5:30                                 $410.00

8:30-3:00                                 $310.00

Explore Week Four:  July 22-26

Ready Set Chef

Take a journey in the life of a restaurateur.  Explore what it takes to design a restaurant’s concept, plan menus, draft architectural plans, hire staff and promote your business.  We will visit a popular local restaurant, sample the food, talk to the staff and learn how they cook, create, serve, and run their eatery. Students will launch their own pop-up restaurant on Friday and will be open for business!

Schedule                                 Tuition

7:30-5:30                                 $450.00

8:30-3:00                                 $350.00

Explore Week Five:  July 29-August 2

Bike Week

Bike week is back!  Our popular summer program will include visits to local BMX tracks, rides on scenic bike baths and visit to the awesome Rye Airfield Skate and Bike Park.  Participants will learn about bike maintenance and explore the science of cycling.

Schedule                                Tuition

7:30-5:30                                 $410.00

8:30-3:00                                 $310.00

Explore Week Six:  August 5-9

Wilderness Explorers

Get off the beaten path and explore the nature by land and sea. Activities will include hiking, canoeing, paddle boarding, and more. Have fun while discovering the amazing biodiversity that is found in our local natural areas. Learn about ecology and conservation while enjoying the great outdoors.

Schedule                                Tuition

7:30-5:30                                 $410.00

8:30-3:00                                 $310.00

Explore Week Seven:  August 12-16

I Survived

Answer the call of the wild and discover what it takes to survive in the wilderness.  Participants will build their survival skills by designing and building shelters, learning primitive fire making, orienteering, crafting tools from natural materials, identifying wild foods, and playing fun outdoor games. The session will culminate in an overnight camping trip, locally based so students have the option of staying overnight or returning home before bedtime.

Schedule                                Tuition

7:30-5:30                                 $450.00

8:30-3:00                                 $350.00

Explore Week Eight:  August 19-23

The Art of Summer

Embrace a beautiful end to your summer!  Using paints, paper, clay, drawing and sculpting materials we will embark on adventures around the world and throughout history as we learn about various artists and cultures while creating our own masterpieces!  In addition to art making in the classroom, we will also experience a local art museum and culminate the week with a small student curated exhibition.

Schedule                                Tuition

7:30-5:30                                 $410.00

8:30-3:00                                 $310.00

 

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