UPDATE: Due to low enrollment the following offerings will not run Week 1 - Marlboro Chronicle All the other programs will run. There will be more information regarding the programs coming next week.
Marlboro School Summer Program
Camp Black Bear for Marlboro Residents
Join Marlboro School teachers and staff during four weeks of playful summer learning and fun!
Mornings - 8:30-12:00
Week 1 July 5-8
Fractured Fairy Tales (21-22 Grades 1-3)
Have you ever wondered what it would be like if Goldilocks entered the home of The Three Lazy Labradoodles? Or, if The Gingerbread Man was actually The Undercover Magic Marshmallow Man? Explore the untold worlds of Fractured Fairy Tales through storytelling, acting, and lots of laughs!
Campfire Cooking (21-22 Grads 4-6)
Do you love cooking? How about campfire cooking! This week we will learn some recipes to wow your families and friends around a campfire. We will gather all the recipes tasted over the week and create a collection to share with families. Explore the world of cooking.
Week 2 July 12-15
Fantasy Theater (21-22 Grades 1-3)
Continue on into the world of storytelling and theater where we will use writing prompts, storyboards, design and costumes to create fantasy stories based on actual “What-if” questions. “What if you return from school one day to find a mysterious package in your room with a brightly colored question mark on it?”
Among Us (21-22 Grades 4-6)
An imposter is among us. Based on the popular game ‘Among Us’ we will spend the week getting clues, solving puzzles and cracking codes to get us closer to solving the mystery . Could it be you? Come join us this week and find out?
Building a Bicycle Pump Track (21-22 Grades 7-9) SORRY, THIS OFFERING WILL NOT BE RUNNING
Week 3 July 19-22
Pirate Play (21-22 Grades 1-3)
Have you ever wished you could be a pirate, talk and act like a pirate? We will uncover the secret life of pirates this week while we search for clues to find the hidden treasure by week’s end! What is it, and where could it be??
All about Birds (21-22 Grades 4-6)
Have you ever wondered how a bird chooses a birdhouse? Are there bird rules about moving into a birdhouse? How can we attract birds? This week is all about birds. We will learn bird jokes, make bird feeders, draw and study types of birds, bird watching and building bird houses. What kind of bird works at a construction site? A crane!
What does it take to be an Olympian? (21-22 Grades 6-9) SORRY, THIS OFFERING WILL NOT BE RUNNING In honor of the 2021 Tokyo Olympics, we’ll be learning about what it takes to be an Olympian-- the most elite athletes in the world. We’ll learn abouts systems of the body, how Olympians train and fuel their bodies, and common sports injuries. We will also learn and practice different stretches, exercises, and Track & Field events.
Week 4 July 26-29
Science Week (21-22 Grades 1-3)
Enter into the world of Science as we make real volcanoes, sticky slime, and lava lamps! We will explore our senses and become observers of this fantastic and wondrous world of creation and experimentation!
Paper Creations (21-22 Grades 4-6)
Paper is among the top essential materials for any type of art making. This week we will honor all things paper and all the many possible art forms. From how to make our own paper, to marbling paper, and making a journal. We will also explore some paper creations and origami art.
Wild Words (21-22 Grades 7-9) SORRY, THIS OFFERING WILL NOT BE RUNNING For creative thinkers, storymakers, and nature lovers! We’ll spend the week outdoors in the woods exploring the natural world together, making writing supplies and ink from natural materials and trying all kinds of writing. This will include drawing, poetrymaking, graphic novels, narratives, activist essays, theater, and much more.
The morning portion of camp is FREE due to COVID relief grant funds.
Afternoon - 12:00-3:30
Afternoon activities are a continuation of the morning sessions and will include field games, arts and crafts, water play, and forest fun!
$100 per week
$25/week for families who qualify for free/reduced lunch
* Scholarships are available by request please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please apply to Marlboro Alliance for their summer program scholarship SEE BELOW.