Birmingham Camps/Groups

Birmingham Camps

2017 SUMMER CAMPS

2017 Summer Camp Schedule!

 

Printing Power

For entering first and second graders, this camp will include games, music, crafts, and multisensory activities to improve pencil grip, letter formation, line placement, and sentence skills.  Who knew handwriting could be so much fun!  We will use the award winning Handwriting Without Tears curriculum.

Will start with one session:

June 19-22, 26-29 from 9:30-11:30 (does not meet Fridays)

Cost: $325

All summer camps are structured and staffed for children who are able to participate independently in a small group setting.  We will not be staffed to meet the needs of children who need more 1:1 supervision.  All children who do not currently attend Child’sPlay Therapy Center will be screened to make sure they are in the most appropriate placement.  All camps require a non-refundable $100 deposit to hold your child’s place.

  

Kindergarten Kick-Off

For entering Kindergartners and older 4’s**, we are super excited about our kindergarten readiness camp!  Based on the award winning “Get Set for School” curriculum from Handwriting Without Tears, kids will use fun, multi-sensory, hand-on materials and lessons to build math, reading, and writing skills needed for kindergarten!

July 10-13, 17-20 from 9:30 – 11:30 (does not meet on Fridays)

Cost: $325

**Older four year olds can participate in Little Sticky Fingers OR Kindergarten Kickoff. In order to attend Kindergarten Kickoff, child should be at least 4 ½ years old.  For younger 4’s, OR any 4’s who need more fine motor skill development, Sticky Fingers is the camp for them!

All summer camps are structured and staffed for children who are able to participate independently in a small group setting.  We will not be staffed to meet the needs of children who need more 1:1 supervision.  All children who do not currently attend Child’sPlay Therapy Center will be screened to make sure they are in the most appropriate placement. All camps require a non-refundable $100 deposit to hold your child’s place.

 

Little Sticky Fingers

For entering K-3 and K-4, these camps will work on fine motor, gross motor, sensory processing, and social skills needed for preschool!  Kids will cut, color, build, play, and sing while participating in a variety of sensory activities as we get ready for Pre-K!

Meets Mondays from 1-2:30

Dates are: 6/5, 6/12, 6/19, 6/26, 7/10, 7/17, 7/24, 7/31

You can choose any 6 sessions OR all 8 sessions:

6 sessions $225

8 sessions $270

All summer camps are structured and staffed for children who are able to participate independently in a small group setting.  We will not be staffed to meet the needs of children who need more 1:1 supervision.  All children who do not currently attend Child’sPlay Therapy Center will be screened to make sure they are in the most appropriate placement. All camps require a non-refundable $100 deposit to hold your child’s place.

 

Friendship Factory

These fantastic social skills groups help children learn important life skills such as listening, turn taking, making and keeping friends, and how to work together as a group.

Entering K-4/K-5 will meet on Tuesdays from 1:30-3:00

Dates are: 6/6, 6/13, 6/20, 6/27, 7/11, 7/18, 7/25, 8/1

Entering 1st-2nd grade will meet Thursdays from 1:30-3:00

Dates are: 6/8, 6/15, 6/22, 6/29, 7/13, 7/20, 7/27, 8/3

You can choose any 6 or all 8 sessions:

6 sessions $225

8 sessions $270

All summer camps are structured and staffed for children who are able to participate independently in a small group setting.  We will not be staffed to meet the needs of children who need more 1:1 supervision.  All children who do not currently attend Child’sPlay Therapy Center will be screened to make sure they are in the most appropriate placement. All camps require a non-refundable $100 deposit to hold your child’s place.

 

Social Superheros

This camp is for our 3rd-6th graders and it will consist of 2 ½ hour sessions.  The first half of each session will emphasize social skills geared specifically to the needs of this age group. The second half will emphasize sensory regulation/behavior regulation strategies (Zones of Regulation). Our campers will be introduced to our superhero, Superflex, who teaches us to have flexible thinking as we take on Rockbrain and the Team of Unthinkables!  We will learn to keep our bodies “in the green zone” and strategies to use if I move into the yellow or red zones in order to get back to green.

Meets Wednesdays from 1:00-3:30

Dates are 6/7, 6/14, 6/21, 6/28, 7/12, 7/19, 7/26, 8/2

Can sign up for 6 or 8 sessions:

6 sessions $295

8 sessions $350

All summer camps are structured and staffed for children who are able to participate independently in a small group setting. We will not be staffed to meet the needs of children who require more one-on-one supervision. All children who do not currently attend Child’sPlay Therapy Center will be screened to make sure they are in the most appropriate placement. All camps require a non-refundable $100 deposit to hold your child’s place.