MLA 2020 Summer Day Camp
Week 1: June 1 - 5
This week campers will turn MLA into their own theme park. They can transform their classrooms
into a world only contained by their imagination and creativity (and probably cardboard).
Week 2: June 8 - 12
Future Iris Scotts’ and Kurt Schwitters’ will unveil their talents this week as campers express
themselves in several different mediums. Collage, contemporary finger-painting, and other
techniques will be explored.
Week 3: June 15 - 19
From robots to rockets. Your camper will be immersed in science that helped to mold the modern world.
Week 4: June 22 - 26
Campers will learn about everyday heroes in our community that keep them safe. Special
recognition projects and face-to-face meeting opportunities will be coordinated. Caution: will
include light and sirens!
Week 5: June 29 - July 2 (closed Friday July 3 for Independence Weekend)
Celebration of Nations
This week MLA Summer Camp will enlighten campers to the diversity of nations. Campers will learn
about cultural differences through games, dances, and foods from around the world.
Week 6: July 6 - 10
Campus will be transformed into the lost underwater civilization of Atlantis.
Week 7: July 13 - 17
Fairy Tale Forest
Campers will help with recreating their favorite Fairy Tales, be it Hansel and Gretel or Little Red
Riding Hood through written and expressive language activities. What lessons will we learn and do
those change when a different point of view is introduced?
Week 8: July 20 - 24
Agents will break ciphered messages, create invisible ink, and survive an escape room. Even OO7
would be shaken, and maybe stirred after this week!
Week 9: July 27 - 31
Who doesn't love dinosaurs? This week's campers will dig up fossils and learn about these ancient
feathered relations of modern birds.
Week 10: August 3 - 7
Back by popular demand, this week the activities will be chosen by you! Pick from all of your
favorite themes and activities of the summer, then vote on the top 10. Voting for Kids' Choice
week will be held during Week 8: Mission Impossible (July 20-24). You don't want to miss it!