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 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 – FULL. Check on registration form to be waitlisted.
  • Music Video Workshop (8+) $275 – FULL. Check on registration form to be waitlisted.
  • Woodshop: Intermediate Woodworking II (11-15) $325 – FULL. Check on registration form to be waitlisted.
  • Woodshop: Build a Teepee (7-10) $325 – FULL. Check on registration form to be waitlisted.
  • Robotics Explorers (8-12) $300 – FULL. Check on registration form to be waitlisted.
  • SEEDS: Design Your Own Robots (11-15) $300 – FULL. Check on registration form to be waitlisted.

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 – FULL. Check on registration form to be waitlisted.
  • Chess Camp (7+) $275 – FULL. Check on registration form to be waitlisted.
  • 360 Video Storytelling (10-15) $350 FULL. Check on registration form to be waitlisted.
  • Animal Architecture (7-10) $325 – FULL. Check on registration form to be waitlisted.

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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
  • 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 – FULL. Check on registration form to be waitlisted.
  • Theater: Writing a Short Play (11-15) $275
  • Woodshop: Wooden Desk Lamp (7-10) $325 – FULL. Check on registration form to be waitlisted.
  • Woodshop: Make Your Skateboard (10-14) $325 – FULL. Check on registration form to be waitlisted.
  • 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 – FULL. Check on registration form to be waitlisted.

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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 – FULL. Check on registration form to be waitlisted.
  • 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 – FULL. Check on registration form to be waitlisted.
  • Lego Robotics (8-12) $300 – FULL. Check on registration form to be waitlisted.
  • Astronomy (11-15) $300
  • Illuminated Architecture (7-10) $325 – FULL. Check on registration form to be waitlisted.

Full Day

  • Video Game Design (10-15) $550 – FULL. Check on registration form to be waitlisted.

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