Literacy Camp

Our 2019 Literacy Camps dates have been determined. Further details will be added as available. Registration will open early Spring.

NU Reads offers Weekly Themed Camps for ages 7-11 and Play & Learn Camps for ages 4-6. Camps are led by Nipissing University teacher education students. Sign up for one or more weeks. Spaces are limited.​

2019 Weekly Themed Camps (Ages 7-11):

Duration: Monday-Friday from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. 

​Cost: $180.00

Description

Each theme sets the stage for a week-long journey filled with hands-on, authentic literacy learning opportunities connected to art, science, nature and more!

Week 1: July 2nd - July 5th (4-day camp)

Further details to follow Spring 2019

Week 2: July 8th - July 12th

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Week 3: July 15th - July 19th

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Week 4​: July 22nd - July 26th

Further details to follow Spring 2019

2019 Play & Learn Camps (Ages 4-6): 

​Duration: Monday-Friday from 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 a.m. *option for single days is available

Cost: $180 (full week) or $40 (single full-day)

Description:

Our Play & Learn camps provide opportunities for daily read alouds, storytelling and writing, as well as sand/block play, puppet shows, an art studio and more! Each day will focus on early literacy skills with opportunities to practice letter/sound recognition, letter formation, sentence building and more - all in meaningful and interactive ways!​ You have the option for single full-days or the full week. Play & Learn campers will join with our themed week campers during some portions of the day (e.g. lunch, outdoor play, reading buddies and play-based centres). They will also be invited to join in any theme-related days planned in conjunction with weekly themes.

Camp Weeks:

  • Week 1: July 2nd - July 5th (4-day camp)
  • Week 2: July 8th - July 12th
  • Week 3: July 15th - July 19th
  • Week 4: July 22nd - July 26th