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Academics

Pleasanton

Summer@Stratford

Discover Where the Extraordinary Begins Stratford School infuses its STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) and academic curriculum into an innovative and enriching summer camp experience for Preschool, Elementary, and Middle School. Preschool/PreK (age 2 1/2 – 4) Weekly themes come to life as Young Campers learn, explore, and engage in imaginative activities that promote STEAM learning. Each session is designed around inquiry-based projects that develop foundational skills in phonics, math, motor skills, music, social skills, and more! Kindergarten Prep (age 4 – 5) Jr. Campers will develop the skills necessary for success in Kindergarten like phonics, fluency, math, printing, and social skills. Afternoons will feature fun, hands-on, STEAM-based activities that incorporate art, science, and music. Elementary (entering grades 1 – 5 next school year) We take our enriched academic preparation and themed project-based learning to a whole new level! Students will collaborate to tackle real-world problems by utilizing cross-curricular academic principles (Math, Science, and Language Arts) and new concepts in a fun and engaging way. Specialized courses at select campuses also available in Tech and Engineering, Writing and Math, Language, Culture, Science, and Sports. Middle School (entering grades 6 – 8 next school year) Middle School programs are designed to educate and provide academic, social, and emotional skills. Math and Language Arts concepts will be covered, in addition to developing life skills needed for Middle School and beyond. Afternoon options will allow students to explore their interests as well as continue to learn new concepts. (925) 271-0015

Pleasanton

Write Now!

Improve your student's writing skills this summer at Hacienda School of Pleasanton and Emerson School of Palo Alto. Courses this year are Expository Writing, Creative Writing, and Presentation Techniques. Visit our website for more information. (925) 485-5750

Arts, Culture, Other Camps

Dublin

Fashion Design & Sewing Camp @KIDZKRAFTZ

Focus on sewing stylish, wearable clothing, accessories, craft and jewelry projects, while introducing children to fashion design concepts, sewing techniques, basic pattern manipulation and fashion illustration. Sewing machines and notions provided. FREE fabric for first day of the camp. Pizza party on last day of the camp. Early Bird Registration Special, as well as many discount options available. (925) 271-0015

Pleasanton

Camp Gan Israel

June 24-July 19. Ages 5-14. Camp Gan Israel of the Tri-Valley offers a fun filled Jewish camp experience with hiking, art, sports, outdoor survival and field trips galore! At Camp Gan Israel, every camper is viewed as a unique individual. We look forward to welcoming you to the Gan Israel Family. Entering Kindergarten- 1st grade: Ketanim Division staff are chosen for their experience with younger children. Group size is 12 maximum with a high camper to counselor ratio. Activities include daily sports, cooking, water fun, science, nature, crafts, challah baking, Jewish music, yoga, specialty shows, and more! Entering grades 2-6: Our Gedolim Division campers will enjoy traditional camp activities with exciting thematic programming, day trips and outdoor adventures, 2 late nights with camp songs and roasted marshmallows. Activities include daily sports, archery, cooking, boating, science, hiking, crafts, challah baking, day trips, specialty shows and more! Entering grades 7-8: Perfect for the camper who would like to supplement their sleepover camp experience or experience a taste of sleepover camp in a day camp setting. Our "Tzofim Division" will enjoy full day trips and one overnight. In addition, Tzofim campers will have the opportunity to partake in special workshops, mentoring programs with the Mini Gan Campers, athletic and outdoor adventure activities, and more! (925) 846-0700

Pleasanton

Critter Camp at Valley Humane Society

Join Valley Humane Society for Critter Camp this summer, a fun, fur-filled humane education program offering an exciting variety of animal activities, games, crafts, special guests, and hands-on learning opportunities. Week-long day camps for kids age 6-14 start June 10, with leadership opportunities for teens age 15-17. Sign up today! (925) 426-8656

Health

Pleasanton

Pleasanton Pediatric Dentistry

Discover why kids LOVE us and parents TRUST us! Our passion is to make kids feel comfortable during their dental visit. Services: Infant Oral Care; Kids, Teens, Young Adults; Sedation; Dental Emergencies; Special Needs Children. We strive to create a fun-filled environment where children feel at home! With three kid friendly locations in Alameda, Oakland & Pleasanton we're conveniently located to better serve your family needs. We make kids smile! (925) 846-KIDS (5437)