Summer 2015 Session Recap

 

Our 1st summer program was a success! The kids were able to learn new life skills and experiences. Some of the activities and field trips were:

  • Visiting the National Museum of Mexican Art
  • Importance of physical activity
  • Crafting, painting, coloring, creating
  • Cubs Game Field Trip
  • Working as individuals, small groups, and larger teams to complete projects
  • Making blankets for shelter pets at PAWS Chicago
  • Patience working with younger kids
  • Learning how to make their own pizzas at Sbarro's
  • Visiting the Chicago History Museum
  • Team building games 
  • Working with disposable cameras
  • Making picture collages with the photographs they took
  • Adventuring at the Lincoln Park Zoo
  • Practicing math skills with Math Bingo
  • Exploring different neighborhoods of the city through parks
  • Navigating their way through the library with a library scavenger hunt
  • Playing kickball
  • Learning to appreciate nature at the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum
  • Fingerprinting
  • Sign Language

We are SO excited for all the upcoming activities we will be able to do for the next session! Stay tuned!