5th GRADE

FOR STUDENTS ENTERING 5TH GRADE IN THE FALL

Acting and Improvisation

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th Grade in the Fall of 2022

Periods: 2

Class Fee $10.00

Come join the fun in a student appropriate improvisational acting class. Get out of your shell and get ready to laugh while you develop your acting abilities. Students will learn improvisational techniques, then put them to the test in improvisational games such as “party quirks,” “the cooking show” and “babble talk murder mystery.”

Art Explorers

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 3rd-5th, 4th-6th Grade in Fall of 2022

Periods: 1, 2

Class Fee $15.00

Using a variety of materials and interesting hands-on techniques, students will explore the wide world of art. Artists of all abilities will have the opportunity to let their imaginations run free in an atmosphere that focuses on creativity and most of all fun!

Arts and Crafts

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 3rd-5th Grade in Fall of 2022

Periods: 3

Class Fee $15

Investigate and Experiment with studio skills, techniques, materials, tools and elements and principles of art and design through practice.

Baking Bootcamp FULL

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 4th-6th Grade in the Fall of 2022

Periods: 3

Class Fee $20

Do you have what it bakes? This summer, we will be real whisk-takers as we whip up some masterpieces in the kitchen together! We will follow various recipes, practice classic baking and pastry techniques, all while exploring new desserts and flavors! If you want to be a legend in baking, then this class is all you knead! 

Beginner Guitar

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th Grade in the Fall of 2022

Period: 3

Class Fee $18.00

Want to learn how to play guitar? Join our Group Guitar Class. No prior experience needed! Students will learn the basics of both fingerpicking and chord playing on acoustic guitars in this course. Students are welcome to borrow a guitar while at summer school, or may bring their own from home. (Please no electrified instruments) Open to students grades 4-8.

Beginning Piano

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 4th, 5th, 6th Grade in the Fall of 2022

Periods: 1

Class Fee $5

Calling all budding musicians!  Come and learn how to play the piano in a fun and friendly group piano course setting.  We’ll explore basic piano skills, such as how to sit at the piano, how to position your hand at the keyboard, and how to read simple music notation to play some beginning level songs.  We’ll do a variety of musical activities to learn about the keyboard, such as coloring, musical games, singing, and of course - playing the piano!  

Build Your Own Country

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th Grade in the Fall of 2022

Period: 1

Class Fee $8.00

Have you ever wanted to be in charge of your own country? Well, in this class you're the boss! You'll use your creativity to create and design all the different parts of your country. This includes writing laws, designing a flag, composing a national anthem, describing the landscape, and so much more! The possibilities are endless!

Create This Book

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 4th, 5th, 6th Grade in Fall of 2022

Periods: 2

Class Fee $25.00

Channel your inner Moriah Elizabeth in this course! We will be working with Moriah’s “Create This Book” to show off our creativity and artistic skills. Using a variety of media we will be using this book and making it our very own.

Drama Club

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th Grade in the Fall of 2022

Period: 1

Class Fee $10.00

In this club you will experience the challenge of acting out different parts of a real play. We will also engage in different dramatic and fun games along the way to prepare for our final project. This project will be to perform a fun play in front of an audience of parents and peers.

Graphic Novel Creation

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 4th, 5th, 6th Grade in the Fall of 2022

Period: 2

Class Fee $20.00

Do you enjoy reading Graphic Novels? Are you ready to create your own? In this course you will be creating your own story in graphic novel form. Will your character be a superhero or a teenager in love? Will the villain be a bank robber or just a mean girl at lunch? Students will be able to create exciting characters and settings in their very own graphic novel!

Gym Games Galore

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 3rd, 4th, 5th Grade in the Fall of 2022

Period: 1, 3

Class Fee $5.00

Gym Games Galore offers students entering 3rd grade through 5th grade an awesome opportunity to participate in various indoor sports and activities. Activities and sports include the following: Pirate Ball, Floor Hockey, Kick Ball, Basketball, Dodgeball, Indoor Soccer, Matball, Handball, Capture the Flag, and Speedball.

Let's Dance

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 3rd, 4th, 5th Grade in the Fall of 2022

Periods: 1

Class Fee $5.00

This physical education course allows students to explore a variety of dances and movements. Dancers will learn short dance routines to practice artistic expression and various dance styles! Dancers will also participate in dance related games and activities to encourage confidence and teamwork.

Living Math

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th Grade in the Fall of 2022

Period: 2, 3

Class Fee $25.00

In this engaging and hands on math course, students will brush up on their math skills while having fun! Students will engage in a variety of middle school math projects that engage their senses and allow them to stretch their imagination while practicing their math skills. Projects such as designing their dream home, M&M math, and playing chess to practice math skills will all be a part of this math program.

Learn to Play the Musical Recorder

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 4th , 5th, 6th  Grade in the Fall of 2022

Periods: 3

Class Fee $7

Do you want to learn how to play the musical instrument called a recorder?  Come and learn how to play this instrument through a fun, hands-on class!  You will learn how to read basic music to help you play B-A-G recorder songs.  We’ll explore how to correctly make sound, fingerings for notes B, A, and G, and we’ll learn to play a variety of songs using notes B, A and G!  Let’s make some music!

PE 4 U!

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 3rd, 4th, 5th Grade in the Fall of 2022

Period: 2

Class Fee $3.00

Students will have a blast while learning how to play popular and fun playground games. They will learn the rules, teamwork, persistence, and form friendships. What a great way to stay active! Come join in on the fun while keeping your body active!

Scrapbooking

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 4th, 5th, 6th Grade in the Fall of 2022

Period: 1

Class Fee $15

​Capture memories and create a unique family and friends album that you can keep, share and cherish. Using different materials and tools, you will get creative and make a book that you will create and bring home at the end of the summer that will be filled with the people in your life that make you happy. Bring in many pictures of family, friends and pets to create many pages.

Special Education Reading and Math

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 1st-8th Grade in Fall of 2022

Period: 2

Class Fee $5.00

Students enrolled are recommended by their special education teacher. Small group instruction that targets IEP goals in reading and math is meant to maintain skills gained during the school year. Some support is available for general education classes.

Summer Band

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th Grade in the Fall of 2022

Periods: 1

Class Fee $5 (Students will need to have his/her own instrument and needed supplies (reeds, valve oil, etc) just as they had during the school year. Percussionists are expected to have his/her own drum sticks and bell mallets.)

Don’t let that instrument collect dust this summer! Middle School Summer Band is a wonderful chance to play fun music with your friends and keep your band skills fresh for next year! Students will play a variety of music from movies, video games, musicals and more! All students with at least 6 months experience on their instrument (5-8) welcome.

Summer Boot Camp

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 3rd, 4th, 5th Grade in the Fall of 2022

Period: 3

Class Fee $3.00

Students will use their own body weight to a 8-12 minute daily warmup routine prior to stations. These high intensity exercises will increase their endurance and stamina. Students will use station work to practice simple skill work. Students will then incorporate these skills and apply them into game situations. Jump rope activities, obstacle course, fitness games, challenges, relays.

Summer Choir

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th Grade in the Fall of 2022

Periods: 2

Class Fee $5

Do you like to sing?  Do you want to learn how to be a performer in a comfortable group setting with an experienced and energetic middle school choir director?  Do you want to meet other kids who like singing, too?  Come and be a part of our Summer Choir!  We'll sing different styles of music, including pop music from today as well as play fun musical games!  All experience levels are welcome.  Singing in a choir is a great way to build friendships, to be part of a team, and have fun learning a different way to express yourself.  We're waiting for you - come and join our team!

Tech Free Fun!

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th Grade in the Fall of 2022

Periods: 3

Class Fee $25.00

Is technology a major part of your life? Are you parents always telling you to find other things to do? This class can help with that! This class will focus on arts and crafts and puzzles. Things to do when you can’t have technology. We can make friendship bracelets, slime, scrapbooks or color by number. We will also spend time working on puzzles and logic problems to stimulate our brains. The activities chosen to complete will be determined by the wants of the students of this course.

Wonderful World of Wizards

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 4th-6th, 5th-8th Grade in the Fall of 2022

Period: 2, 3

Class Fee $10.00

Welcome to the magical world of wizards! This class is for the super fans, the out of box thinkers, the readers, and explorers! Students will be choosing to read either for the first time or the 100th time, their favorite Harry Potter book. Students will then create an object that helps them to describe what their favorite book is about. They will then support that image with a written piece and presentation to show all their hard work over the course of their time together.

Volleyball 1

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 5th-6th Grade in Fall of 2022

Periods: 3

Class Fee $3.00

Calling all fifth and sixth graders that enjoy pushing themselves to improve in a tough sport. We will work on fine tuning our basic volleyball ball skills and scrimmaging against each other to learn how to better play the game of volleyball!

Yoga, Mindfulness & Sunshine

GRADE LEVEL: Students entering 4th, 5th, 6th Grade in Fall of 2022

Periods: 1

Class Fee $20.00

Come stretch your body, improve your balance, and have fun practicing yoga and mindfulness all in the sunshine! In this class, we will be practicing new yoga routines, learning mindfulness basics, and spending time outside in the sunshine, all while building attention span, working on self control, and compassion. Yoga mats will be provided and taken home at the end of the session.

CLASS OPTIONS:

FIRST PERIOD-Classes full

8:00AM-9:20AM

3-5 Let's Dance

3-5 Gym Games Galore

3-5 Art Explorers

4-6 Yoga, Mindfulness & Sunshine

4-6 Scrapbooking

5-8 Drama Club

5-8 Summer Band

5-8 Build Your Own Country

4-6 Beginning Piano

SECOND PERIOD-Classes full

9:20AM-10:40AM

3-5 PE 4 U!

4-6 The Wonderful World of Wizards

4-6 Art Explorers

4-6 Create This Book

4-6 Graphic Novel Creation

5-8 Living Math

5-8 Acting and Improvisation

1-8 Special Education Reading and Math

5-8 Summer Choir

THIRD PERIOD-Classes full

10:40AM-12NOON

3-5 Gym Games Galore

3-5 Summer Bootcamp

3-5 Arts and Crafts

5-8 Tech Free Fun!

5-6 Volleyball 1

4-8 Beginner Guitar

5-8 The Wonderful World of Wizards

5-8 Living Math

4-6 Learn to Play the Musical Recorder

4-6 Baking Bootcamp - FULL

SUMMER

SCHOOL

JUNE 20-JULY 15, 2022

8:00 AM-NOON

No classes on July 4, 5

at NORTH LAKE SCHOOL