Duke School Summer Camp 2019

Week 6, July 22-26

Camp Discovery: Young Innovators
Age 4-5
Join us for our young innovators camp. Campers will have opportunities to tinker, Question, experiment, try something new, and get a little messy! This camp will inspire your camper to reach inside to their inner creative juices, get their hands dirty, fix some things, break some things, and have fun doing it!
Friday will be a water day, so bring your suit and join us for a dip in the (kiddie) pool.
Directors: Kerry Holbrook & Michael Kithcart
TGA Tennis
Age 5-14
Duke School Tennis Camp with TGA Durham’s Stefan and Team, now in its 3rd year!
TGA brings the tennis court to you offering a fun introduction to the game of tennis. Students focus on improving fine motor skills and coordination through games and drills while learning the basic rules & etiquette of tennis.  Coaches use teachable moments during lessons and games to promote life skills like honesty and sportsmanship. 
Junior Tennis equipment and activities are designed to help each student reach a new level of success in an entertaining and supportive environment that is compatible with USTA’s Quick start Tennis and Net Generation. We hope to see you there!
Offered in Collaboration with TGA Premier Tennis Durham

Land of LEGOs!
Ages 6-9
Do you love LEGOs? Come have a super week building a LEGO fortress, creating an unbeatable spaceship, and even baking LEGO cookies. Unleash your imagination, create your own designs and join the fun for some impressive LEGO building challenges along the way! Land of LEGOs provides opportunities to measure, build, collaborate and design with LEGOS, all while having a blast with friends.  Come join the fun!
Director: Anna Allman
Cooking and Crafting
Ages 6-9
Join Emily Grace in making all kinds of foods! Campers will learn to make healthy snacks, dinner ideas, and easy eats. In the afternoon, crafts include painting, ink drop painting, egg carton creations, and wood crafts. Join Cooking and Crafts to learn how to make good food and cute crafts!
Director: Emily Grace Allman

Minecraft Level Design
Ages 6-10
Campers learn the ins and outs of level design and game design while learning to engineer amazing contraptions and levels in Minecraft by using Red Stone and command blocks! Campers build and design architectural marvels as they dive deep into Minecraft's creative potential. This class offers thrills AND education alike as campers explore their inner Da Vinci in a STEAM format perfect for Minecraft lovers.
Offered in Cooperation with CodeREV

Strummin’ for Fun
Ages 7-11
Beginner and intermediate players welcome! We’ll learn the basics of guitar playing by engaging in fun musical games and creative group activities. Our lessons will include learning to play melody by reading notation and TAB, chords and mini-chords, strumming patterns, song form, improvisation, songwriting and singing, and an exploration of various guitar styles. We may even have a guest artist or two drop by for a visit! Campers will perform a short concert for parents and friends on the last day of camp.
Director: TBD
Movie Makers
Ages 8-15
Campers will film their own videos using iMovie. Genres include: nature films, dramatic comedies, action movies, and biopics. We’ll get into all of the film making crafts, such as writing scripts, scouting locations, directing, and sound mixing. These Movie Makes will study famous short films, and screen their own creations for their friends.
NC Adventures
Ages 9-15
A different North Carolina adventure every day! Our travels might take us to cool North Carolina sites such as West Point on the Eno, swimming at Jordan Lake, a Durham Bulls game, rock climbing, fun playing games, and sports at Duke School, or somewhere else! Each day is a new excursion and a new adventure. Join us!
Director: Aden Darity
 3716 Erwin Road, Durham, NC 27705  
Ph:(919) 493-1827 • Fax: (919) 419-1185
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