Summer Semester Term 2: July 10 - 28

Summer Semester Term 2 begins Monday, July 10 and concludes Friday, July 28, 2017. Classes are held every week day.

Explore our course descriptions and register for a course. Contact Kelsey Capalbo with any questions or to request further information.

Morning (8:30 – 11:30 a.m.)

Story Explorers (Grades K-2)

Teacher: Heidi Blanchard

Entering Grades: kindergarten - 2

Maximum Class Size: 8

Description: Students will listen and discover a deeper understanding of classic tales and participate in a number of activities such as writing, sequencing, acting, cooking, and more. The program would include rich vocabulary, text, and discussions to enhance students learning and creativity.

Tuition: $900 for the 3-week course

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“Going on a Pine Point Hunt” – Digital Storytelling (Grades 1-4)

Teacher: Pine Point teacher: Rebecca Graebner

Entering Grades: 1-4

Course Description: "We're going on a book hunt, we're going to write a good one!" Come explore with Mrs. Graebner and find out what lives on our 67-acre Pine Point School campus! Through inquiry into the natural environment, students will create and tell a story using technology. Student authors: let's go on a book hunt, creating your own story, using the Pine Point School as your setting and the wild creatures as your characters! Space is limited so sign up today!

Tuition: $900 for the 3-week course

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Make it Work! (Grades 3-5)

Teacher: Pine Point Head of Lower School Mary Raftery

Entering Grades: 3-5

Course Description: The course features integrated instruction and inquiry about simple machines. The course will offer multi-disciplinary activities exploring the principles behind simple machines to understand how things work.

Maximum Class Size: 10

Tuition: $900 for the 3-week course

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Afternoon (12:30 – 3:30 p.m.)

Making and Coding (Grades K-3)

Teachers: Pine Point teachers Lou Toscano and Rebecca Graebner

Entering Grades: K – 3

Have you ever wanted to make your own game? Now's your chance! Explore making your own board game and then code it! Students will identify problems or tools that need to be created or adjusted to serve a specific purpose. Making prompts will be used as well to help designers work through the iteration and experimentation process. Our student designers will use a variety of tools for building their game then try Scratch and Tynker to code it. Students won't want to miss out on this exciting, creative opportunity with Mrs. Graebner and Mr. T.

Tuition: $900 for the 3-week course

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Adventures in Imagination (Grades 1-5)

Pine Point Staff: Jason Serra, Rebekah Martin

Entering Grades: 1-5

Course Description: Hands-on lessons in creative writing and art with the goal of creating a story comic book by the end of the semester.

Maximum Class Size: 15

Tuition: $900 for the 3-week course

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