Schedule 2017

At Acera, teachers get to be creative, too — and design and run a diverse array of engaging STEAM programs throughout the summer. From Animal Architecture to Metal Casting to Drawing in Virtual Reality, there is a lot to choose from! The schedule below provides an overview of the programs we are offering, and when. You can browse detailed descriptions by clicking on the hyperlinked header for each week (such as “Week 1 June 12-16”).

Parents have also found it useful to print out this flyer of our schedule and share it with their children for browsing and selecting offerings. To register, visit our registration page.

Week 6 July 17-21

Morning 9:00a.m. to 1:00p.m.

  • Math Art (7-10) $275 FULL. Check on registration form to be waitlisted.
  • Hamilton & Hip Hop (10-15) $275
  • Light Science, Light Architecture (7+) $350
  • Physics of Projectiles (9+) $300
  • Building Faster Pinewood Derby Cars (7-10) $300 FULL. Check on registration form for waitlist.
  • Outdoor Explorations: The Science of Rocks (10+) $300 FULL. Check on registration form for waitlist.

Afternoon 12:00p.m. to 4:00p.m.

  • Building Faster Pinewood Derby Cars (10+) $300
  • Flying Machines (9+) $300 FULL. Check on registration form to be waitlisted.
  • Mural Art (8+) $275
  • SEEDS in the Fells: Hacking Nature (11-15) $350
  • Architecture Series: Hidden Cities (7-10) $325
  • Storytelling in iMovie (7-10) $275
  • School of Rock (7+) $275

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Week 7 July 24-28

Morning 9:00a.m. to 1:00p.m.

  • Science for Curious Kids: Chemistry (7-9) $375 FULL. Check on registration form to be waitlisted.
  • Yoga, Mindfulness & The Arts (7-10) $275
  • Woodshop: Intermediate Woodworking I  (11-15) $325
  • Hamilton & Hip Hop (10-15) $275
  • SEEDS: Designing for Play (7-10) $350 FULL. Check on registration form to be waitlisted.
  • Minecraft Build Challenges (5-7) $275
  • Woodshop: Keep it Secret (9+) $325

Afternoon 12:00p.m. to 4:00p.m.

  • Styles, Profiles, Power: Leadership Workshop (12-17) $275
  • Woodshop: Treasure Chest (7-10) $325 FULL. Check on registration form to be waitlisted.
  • Drum Camp (7+) $275
  • SEEDS: Food Hacks (11-15) $350
  • Molecular Biology Discoveries (10-15) $375
  • Robotics Explorers (5-7) $300 FULL. Check on registration form to be waitlisted.
  • Metal Casting (10+) $350 FULL. Check on registration form to be waitlisted.

Full Day

  • Architecture Series: Kinetic Sculptures (11-15) $600

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Week 8 July 31-August 4

Morning 9:00a.m. to 1:00p.m.

  • Outdoor Explorations: The Science of Rocks (10+) $300
  • Music Video Workshop (8+) $275
  • Woodshop: Intermediate Woodworking II (11-15) $325
  • Woodshop: Build a Teepee (7-10) $325
  • Robotics Explorers (8-12) $300
  • SEEDS: Design Your Own Robots (11-15) $300

Afternoon 12:00p.m. to 4:00p.m.

  • Woodshop: Build Your Own Skateboard (10-14) $325 FULL. Check on registration form to be waitlisted.
  • Woodshop: Build a Bird House (7-10) $325
  • Chess Camp (7+) $275
  • 360 Video Storytelling (10-15) $350 FULL. Check on registration form to be waitlisted.
  • Animal Architecture (7-10) $325

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Week 9 August 7 – 11

Morning 9:00a.m. to 1:00p.m.

  • MakerArt: Watercolor Challenges (7+) $275
  • Woodshop: Make Your Own Kitchenware (11-15) $325
  • SEEDS: Interactive Storybooks & Electronic Quilting (7-10) $350
  • Architecture Series: Hidden Cities (7-10) $325

Afternoon 12:00p.m. to 4:00p.m.

  • MakerArt: Printmaking (7-10) $275
  • Woodshop: Self-Portrait (7-10) $325
  • Improv Theatre: Teamwork Meets Imagination (7-10) $275
  • SEEDS: Fashion Tech (7-10) $350
  • Architecture Series: Hidden Cities (11-15) $325

Full Day

  • Live Action Role Play (LARP) (10+) $535
  • Raft Challenge: Design, Build, Race! (10+) $775 FULL. Check on registration form to be waitlisted.

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Week 10 August 14 – 18

Morning 9:00a.m. to 1:00p.m.

  • Hands on Robotics (7-9) $300
  • Theater: Writing a Short Play (11-15) $275
  • Woodshop: Wooden Desk Lamp (7-10) $325
  • Woodshop: Make Your Skateboard (10-14) $325
  • Artwork with Photoshop (8+) $275 FULL. Check on registration form to be waitlisted.
  • SSAT Workshop (12-14) $400

Afternoon 12:00p.m. to 4:00p.m.

  • Woodshop: Model Boats (7-10) $325 FULL. Check on registration form to be waitlisted.
  • Woodshop: Make Your Own Tools (11-15) $325
  • Adventure Club (7-10) $275 FULL. Check on registration form to be waitlisted.
  • Drawing in Virtual Reality (11-15) $350 FULL. Check on registration form to be waitlisted.
  • Toy Engineering (6-8) $300

Full Day

  • Live Action Role Play (LARP) (10+) $535
  • Architecture Series: Kinetic Sculptures (7-10) $600

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Week 11 August 21-25

Morning 9:00a.m. to 1:00p.m.

  • Biology through Play: Systems of the Human Body (7-9) $300
  • Awareness, Agency, Self-Advocacy: The Power of Identity (11-15) $275
  • Woodshop: Treasure Chest (7-9) $325
  • Intro to Podcasting (8+) $275
  • Illuminated Architecture (10-15) $325 FULL. Check on registration form to be waitlisted.

Afternoon 12:00p.m. to 4:00p.m.

  • Icky, Sticky, Ewy, Gooey: Messy Science (6-8) $300 FULL. Check on registration form to be waitlisted.
  • Woodshop: Marshmallow Crossbows (11-15) $325
  • Lego Robotics (8-12) $300
  • Astronomy (11-15) $300
  • Illuminated Architecture (7-10) $325

Full Day

  • Video Game Design (10-15) $550

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