Pine Cone Camp offers a variety of fun and dynamic activities during Summer Camp. Our goal is to recognize the individuality of each child, and plan diverse activities that meet each child’s individual needs. We believe that our summer camp is an ideal place to create special memories that last a lifetime.
Toddlers, Ages 18 months to 3 years old
Our summer program offers a fun filled play camp for our youngest group of children. Toddlers enjoy play time with a wide variety of age appropriate toys, daily arts and crafts, music, cooking and baking* and outdoor activities.
* We consider all types of allergies that children might have and we carefully choose recipes so that all children can participate in the activities.
Chidlren’s House, Ages 30 months to 6 years old
We offer different themes for children at this age group that helps them to experience and try different skills and learn about new and interesting facts and concepts. Daily indoor and outdoors activities, arts and crafts, music are offered to keep children active, busy and engaged in learning. Tutorials in language and math by parental request are available. Our themes for 2012 summer Children’s House programs are as following:
July 2 – July 12
Farming & Gardening
As the sun’s still shining and the weather is nice and hot, it is a great time to appreciate some of Mother Nature’s wonderful gifts. Children will participate in planting different seeds and plants. Throughout the summer they will take care of their garden, watch them grow, and harvest the produce as they ripe. Gardening and farming are the best tools to teach creativity, discovery, nutrition, health and fitness, responsibility, and appreciation of food that they have.
July 15 – July 26
Seven Continents of the World!
Children will be introduced to the continents of the world, different countries and their flags, how people live in different parts of the world, fauna and flora of each landmasses of the world. We are proud of our multi cultural and diverse community and encourage inclusiveness, acceptance and tolerance. Children will be engaged in activities such as baking and cooking of dishes from around the world, listening stories and folk songs from different parts of the world.
July 29 – August 9
Crazy Science & Fun Art
Children will conduct scientific experiments and learn about different phenomenon that happens in nature and how these wonders contribute to our day-to-day lives. We hope to entice their sense of curiosity, analyzing skills, and observation skills. Children also will have the opportunity to explore their creative side while introducing them to various art mediums. Children will explore creative artwork that develops their fine motor skills, social skills, collaboration and teamwork.
August 12 – August 23
How our body works!
Our young campers are going to dab into the fascinating world of their functioning body and how to stay healthy. Children will be engaged in different physical activities such as music and movement, yoga, soccer, and rhythmic movements and will study and observe their body reaction for each activity. Children will learn how different system of human body functions to allow them to participate in different activities. Most importantly help children to learn how to stay healthy and active.