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Camp Pegasus

JUNE 22 – JULY 31

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Since 1979, Camp Pegasus has been offering students in pre-K through eighth grade the unique opportunity to explore their interests in a joyous learning environment filled with play, exploration, and hands-on activities. Curious learners are nurtured and challenged by experienced, passionate teachers who design creative and dynamic learning opportunities.

Throughout each two-week session, pre-K through fifth-grade teachers reinforce foundational skills in subjects such as reading, math, and writing — all while engaging and involving each student. At the middle school level, students continue developing these skills by focusing on individual subjects that interest them.

ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!

THREE 2-WEEK SESSIONS OFFERED:

SESSION 1: June 22 – July 3 (No camp on July 3)
SESSION 2: July 6 – 17
SESSION 3: July 20 – 31

SESSIONS / CLASS FEES

Full Day | 9:00 AM – 2:30 PM | $625
Half Day | 9:00–11:45 AM or 12:30–2:30 PM | $460
Debate (AM or PM) | $540
Debate plus another half day class | $740

• Class size is limited. 
• Spaces are filled on a first-come, first-served basis and a waitlist is utilized. 
• NO REFUNDS are given unless a program cannot be offered due to insufficient enrollment.


EXTENDED DAY (Prepaid Only)

7:00 – 9:00 AM | $120
2:30 – 6:00 PM | $160
Both AM and PM | $240


LUNCH PROGRAM

An optional lunch program is offered through Sapphire at School, a catering company that has been designed especially for school lunch programs. Summer camp lunch offerings typically range in price between $6.50 and $7.50 and include an entree, fresh fruit, bottled water, and a savory snack. Click here to view a sample menu from previous summers.
 

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Session 1

June 22 – July 3 (No Camp July 3)

List of 19 items.

  • Over in the Meadow (Pre-K)

    9:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. (FULL DAY)
    9:00 – 11:45 a.m. (AM HALF DAY)
    Teacher: Kelly Barnett

    Over in the meadow, there is a world of wonderful creatures! We’ll investigate fields, trees, and ponds, and search for all the different animals that call the meadow their home. Literature, science, art, and music will be part of our adventure. Join us as we explore this summer!

    $625 (FULL DAY)
    $460 (AM HALF DAY)
  • Nursery Rhyme Olympics (K)

    9:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
    Teacher: Patty Van Deudekom

    It is time to get your game on! We'll be learning nursery rhymes through math and science and exploring them further through exciting physical activities. Throughout this two week session, we'll test our stamina and strength as we work to create our very own book of Nursery Rhymes!

    $625 (FULL DAY)

  • LEGO-MANIA! (G 1)

    9:00 – 11:45 a.m.
    Teacher: Keith Coon
    

    Join us for an exciting session as we design, explore, and build with LEGOS! Writing, math, and problem-solving skills will be utilized as students work collaboratively to design and complete various structures and projects.

    $460
    $625 with Books Come to Life or Run, Jump, Stretch, Go!
  • Books Come to Life (G 1)

    12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
    Teacher: Keith Coon

    Join us as we take an exciting adventure into the world of books and discover the joy of reading! Students will be amazed at how books come alive as they are read. Jump into fairy tales, folklore, adventure, and mystery stories through writing, art, and literature.

    $460
    $625 with LEGO-MANIA! Or Wild, Wild West
  • Run, Jump, Stretch, Go! (G 1)

    12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
    Teacher: Melany Cope

    Your body is a gift and in this class, we will learn how to treat it right!  We will be exploring the different body systems, proper nutrition (with extremely yummy snacks), and how to keep your body moving and strong.  Working out and eating right has never been more fun!

    $460
    $625 with LEGO-MANIA! Or Wild, Wild West
  • WRITE-ON (G 2–3)

    9:00 – 11:45 a.m.
    Teacher: Keri Gorsage

    If you love to tell stories and enjoy creating beautiful works of art, then this is the class for you! Explore the arts of creative writing and illustration. You will have the opportunity to create your own story and write a book of your very own. But that's not all. . .you will also illustrate your book using traditional techniques like watercolor or oil pastels, or you might decide to go digital. Let your own creativity be your guide. When this session comes to a close, you will have a beautiful, one-of-a-kind masterpiece to take home with you. WRITE-ON, and discover the author and artist in you!

    $460
    $625 with Exploring Great Artists or The Science Chef Tours the World
  • Wild Wild West (G 1)

    9:00 – 11:45 a.m.
    Teacher: Melany Cope

    Get your boots, saddle up, and be ready to travel back to the West when it was still wild.  We will be learning about cowboys, Native Americans, and pioneers while experiencing life as it was back then with crafts, games, food, and music.  While we won’t be using a time machine, you might be wiping the dust off of your boots and saying “Yeehaw!” after each class!

    $460
    $625 with Books Come to Life or Run, Jump, Stretch, Go!
  • Cycle Science (G 2–3)

    9:00 – 11:45 a.m.
    Teacher: Kyra Sandstrom

    "Everything Turns, Rotates, Spins, Circles, Loops, Pulsates, Resonates, And Repeats." – Poetry by Suzy Kassem

    Join in the fun as we discover and explore different scientific cycles. Journey to the center of the earth as we look at rock cycles. Dive into water and matter as we explore the water cycle. Investigate some of the smallest creatures through observations of the insect cycle. Hands on experimentation and learning will abound as we discover the natural phenomenon of cycles.
    $460
    $625 with Exploring Great Artists or The Science Chef Tours the World
  • The Science Chef Tours the World (G 2–3)

    12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
    Teacher: Keri Gorsage
     
    Take your taste buds on the adventure of a lifetime!  Our budding science chefs will learn scientific principles through hands-on experiments and cooking, all while taking a quick trip around the globe.  Join us as we travel to several different countries where we’ll learn about their cuisine, campers will explore different science topics with experiments and cooking related to those foods, and then taste the fruits of our labor. So, grab your passport and get ready to become an international science chef!

    $460
    $625 with Cycle Science or WRITE-ON
  • Exploring Great Artists (G 2–3)

    12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
    Teacher: Kyra Sandstrom

    Come ready to discover the life and works of great artists from around the world. We will learn about art history through fun books that bring artists to life. With that knowledge, you will be inspired by their works and will create some of your own!

    $460
    $625 with Cycle Science or WRITE-ON
  • Exciting Writing (G 4–5)

    9:00 – 11:45 a.m.
    Teacher: Jessica Brennan

    Spark your imagination through creative writing techniques that will make any pencil dance across the page! Through this engaging and interactive writing course, you will be able to bring your words to life by trying out new writing techniques, regardless of writing level.

    $460
    $625 with Creature Creation! Or Junk Box Wars
  • Think. Build. Play. (G 4–5)

    9:00 – 11:45 a.m.
    Teacher: Jaime Kunze-Thibeau

    Some of the best learning comes from within, and in this class, campers will be in the driver’s seat! First, we’ll dream big and generate ideas for our creations. Next, we’ll move through the innovation process, building our creations using a variety of different materials. Then, we’ll play! From roller coasters to cardboard houses, race cars to water rockets, students will have a blast bringing their ideas to life.

    $460
    $625 with Creature Creation! Or Junk Box Wars
  • Creature Creation! (G 4–5)

    12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
    Teacher: Ivette Hermann

    Are you intrigued by the special FX "movie magic" used in film and TV? Have you ever wanted to transform yourself (or maybe your little brother or sister?) into an alien, monster or maybe a fairy? This summer, you will learn the makeup skills essential to aging, realistic injuries and prosthetics application (like witch noses, fish gills and horns!).

    One part of our course will be dedicated to working with prosthetics and paint; the other part will emphasize drawing and character design to help bring to life a creature of your own imagination. Be prepared to be transformed!

    $460
    $625 with Exciting Writing or Think. Build. Play.
  • Junk Box Wars (G 4–5)

    12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
    Teacher: Jessica Brennan

    Thomas Edison once said, "To invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk," and we agree! Test your scientific knowledge and imagination with a box of supplies to create a variety of devices that perform an assortment of tasks. Campers will create, modify, and test inventive projects that find solutions to problems and compete with other inventions in teams.

    $460
    $625 with Exciting Writing or Think. Build. Play.
  • Debate (G 6–8)

    9:00 – 11:45 a.m.
    12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
    Teacher: Jim Conti

    Debate is one of the best educational programs available for middle school students. Learn how to debate through the following methods: identify and cite credible sources; evaluate pieces of evidence; organize your thoughts; prepare arguments with logical reasoning; evaluate and understand issues from more than one perspective; think critically; and speak in front of a group with confidence and conviction. Students will have the opportunity to understand and enhance these lifelong skills. The course will be led by Mr. Conti, founder of The Pegasus Debate program and former Pegasus debate coach. Additionally, there will be guest appearances by Mr. Thimons, current Pegasus debate coach. Several former Pegasus debate team members and highly successful high school debaters will be on hand to help with instruction and to judge practice debate rounds when students are split into groups. A two-week debate camp is roughly the equivalent instruction to half of a debate season. Join us and gain valuable debate experience!

    $540
    $740 with Fun with Physics: Let’s Build, Creature Creation!, Low-Stress Test Prep, or Photography
  • Creature Creation! (G 6–8)

    9:00 –11:45 a.m.
    Teacher: Ivette Hermann

    Are you intrigued by the special FX "movie magic" used in film and TV? Have you ever wanted to transform yourself (or maybe your little brother or sister?) into an alien, monster or maybe a fairy? This summer, you will learn the makeup skills essential to aging, realistic injuries and prosthetics application (like witch noses, fish gills and horns!).

    One part of our course will be dedicated to working with prosthetics and paint; the other part will emphasize drawing and character design to help bring to life a creature of your own imagination. Be prepared to be transformed!

    $460
    $625 with Fun with Physics: Let’s Build or Photography
    $740 with Debate
  • Fun With Physics: Let’s Build! (G 6–8)

    12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
    Teacher: Jaime Kunze-Thibeau

    Let the building begin! Campers will construct CO2 cars, rockets, and more. Use your creativity and problem-solving skills to design and build a variety of different designs that go. Get ready for some high speed fun!

    $460
    $625 with Creature Creation! or Low-Stress Test Prep ISEE/HSPT/SSAT
    $740 with Debate
  • Low-Stress Test Prep: ISEE/HSPT/SSAT (G 7–8)

    9:00 – 11:45 a.m.
    Teacher: Nancy Wilder

    Although standardized tests do not define you, they often bring unwanted worry and anxiety. Understanding the purpose of these tests, learning to put the tests in perspective, and understanding some tips and tricks can relieve anxiety and allow students to feel more confident. To prepare for these upcoming tests, students will learn strategies for increasing success and review topics that the tests will cover. Additionally, the class will teach important writing strategies in order to feel confident when students must produce an on-demand writing sample.

    After this class, these daunting tests will seem less daunting.

    $460
    $625 with Fun with Physics: Let’s Build or Photography
    $740 with Debate
  • Photography (G 7–8)

    12:30 to 2:30 p.m.
    Teacher: Robin Tojo

    In today's world of smartphones and tablets, anyone can be a photographer. However, truly great photography takes practice and knowing a few tricks of the trade! Join us this summer as we learn all about the compositional rules of digital photography and then set off on an artistic journey to see the world "through our own lens" and break the rules when we need to. Students in this class will use iPads (or they may bring their own digital camera or device) to capture exciting and interesting moments during the two-week session. By the end of camp, they will have created their own portfolio of their favorite photos.

    $460
    $625 with Creature Creation! or Low-Stress Test Prep
    $740 with Debate

Session 2

July 6 – 17

List of 20 items.

  • Seussical (Pre-K)

    9:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. (FULL DAY)
    9:00 – 11:45 a.m. (AM HALF DAY)
    Teacher: Kelly Barnett
     
    Let’s travel into the world of the wonderful Dr. Seuss! We will read, rhyme, create and learn some very important lessons. Campers will learn about the environment from The Lorax and trustworthiness from Horton. This class will incorporate literature, science, cooking and art. It will all be part of the fun!

    $625 FULL DAY
    $460 AM HALF DAY
  • Deep Blue Sea (K)

    9:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
    Teacher: Audrey Sienko

    Splash into the sea and explore the ocean with us! We will learn about sea life and ocean conservation through activities, songs, and books. Campers will create a coral reef and various other engaging art projects based on the information we are discovering “underwater.”

    $625 FULL DAY ONLY
  • Indiana Jones and the Mystery of Camp Pegasus (G 1)

    9:00 – 11:45 a.m.
    Teacher: Keith Coon

    Grab your hat and bullwhip and join us for a rip-roaring adventure as we search for hidden treasure! Discover all about the exciting world of archeology as we search for clues. Students will learn about classifying, sorting, creating, and reading maps. Our class culminates with an adventure-filled treasure hunt. Do you have what it takes to be the next Indiana Jones?

    $460
    $625 with Math Around the World or Space Race
  • Cooking up a Story (G 1)

    9:00 – 11:45 a.m.
    Teacher: Jennifer Klopstock

    Have you ever been hungry after reading a juicy story? If so, then Cooking up a Story is the class for you! We’ll read a yummy story and then chop, mix, measure, and whip up a recipe related to what we read in class. Campers will learn to read recipes, follow directions, and use math skills all while preparing tasty treats. We’ll end our session with our very own recipe book, so you can keep on cooking!

    $460
    $625 with Math Around the World or Space Race
  • Math Around the World (G 1)

    12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
    Teacher: Keith Coon

    Math skills will be honed as students use their knowledge of mathematics to calculate, measure, and solve problems while playing games from all around the globe! Through compelling math play, children will gain confidence and have fun as they learn about the different ways people around the world measure, count, and use patterns and symmetry in their everyday lives. We will do creative projects that make a natural connection between math and art and use maps and historical information about the countries represented in the games, blending social studies, art, and geography with mathematics.

    $460
    $625 with Indiana Jones and The Mystery of Camp Pegasus or Cooking up a Story
  • Space Race (G 1)

    12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
    Teacher: Jennifer Klopstock

    Are you ready to explore beyond our planet? When campers set off on their Space Race, they’ll use math and science skills to learn more about the universe. With their new knowledge, they’ll complete space activities and participate in challenges our astronauts may face. Campers will design, create, and engineer solutions for astronauts as they travel on a journey throughout the cosmos.

    $460
    $625 with Indiana Jones and The Mystery of Camp Pegasus or Cooking up a Story
  • Magic of Math: Geometry & Measurement (G 2–3)

    9:00 – 11:45 a.m.
    Teacher: Kyra Sandstrom

    Interactive, engaging, and FUN! We will discover the fun of geometry by experimenting with shapes and exploring different units of measurement through games and engaging in hands-on activities. Come discover the Magic of Math!

    $460
    $625 with Place Value in the Wild or Book Bites
  • So, You Like to Camp? (G 2–3)

    9:00 – 11:45 a.m.
    Teacher: Katilyn Petreszyn

    Whether you’re a camping enthusiast or a novice, this class will enrich your understanding of camping in the Great Outdoors. Come learn about the history of camping, the creation of national parks, and the science behind s’mores! We’ll listen to and write campfire songs, plan a camping trip, identify animals based on their tracks, and more. You can even come to class dressed for a camping trip!

    $460
    $625 with Place Value in the Wild or Book Bites
  • Book Bites (G 2–3)

    12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
    Teacher: Kyra Sandstrom

    Join us this session as we explore the world of literature one “Book Bite” at a time! Each day, we'll delve into a different story, analyzing and exploring various literary elements such as character, setting, and theme. Drawing inspiration from the stories, campers will also create and enjoy tasty snacks and works of art to go along with their “Book Bites.”

    $460
    $625 with So, You Like to Camp? or Magic of Math: Geometry & Measurement
  • Place Value in the Wild (G 2–3)

    12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
    Teacher: Katilyn Petreszyn

    With the goal of becoming expedition scouts, campers will create their own field books based on a habitat of their choice. Scouts-to-be will use text and digital sources in order to compare the sizes and weights of different animals within their habitat, use place value knowledge to describe the average lifespan of these animals, draft a presentation outline, and create a video clip describing what they learned along the way. Get ready for a wild ride!

    $460
    $625 with So, You Like to Camp? or Magic of Math: Geometry & Measurement
  • Learn to Crochet (G 4–5)

    9:00 – 11:45 a.m.
    Teacher: Carolyn Miller

    Have you ever wished you could create things with your own hands that were useful, unique, and fun? Learn the basics of crochet, how to read patterns, and create your own hat or bag with embellishments. Beginner and advanced crochet students will all have something to gain. Boys and girls welcome!

    $460
    $625 with Jump into G Suite or Shutterbugs
  • Inventors and Inventions (G 4–5)

    9:00–11:45 a.m.
    Teacher: Robin Tojo

    Do you know how the very first marshmallows were invented? Have you heard the story of who invented fireworks? Would you like to know when ice cream was invented? What about the roller coaster? In this class, campers will learn the history behind some of the world’s best inventions and most interesting inventors. They’ll use research skills to learn about their favorite inventions, create presentations to share what they learn with the class, and make creations inspired by what they learn. Come to camp and find out the history behind all your favorite inventions!

    $460
    $625 with Jump into G Suite or Shutterbugs
  • Jump into G Suite (G 4–5)

    12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
    Teacher: Carolyn Miller

    Do you want to feel more confident with technology, particularly the suite of Google Applications? Families, would you like your campers to learn valuable skills in technology, writing, and presentation skills? Join us as we explore Google Docs, Sheets, Slides, and Forms. Campers, get ready to learn shortcuts to make your time using these applications more efficient. We will learn keyboarding, keyboard shortcuts, design elements that will help us create powerful presentations and become effective communicators.

    $460
    $625 with Learn to Crochet or Inventors and Inventions
  • Shutterbugs (G 4–5)

    12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
    Teacher: Robin Tojo

    Join this class and become a shutterbug! In this class, students use iPads to learn, apply, and practice the ten compositional rules of digital photography: the rule of thirds, balancing of elements, leading lines, symmetry, perspective, background, depth, framing, cropping, and experimentation. Along with their teachers, campers will explore the vast expanse of The Pegasus School campus under the summer sun, taking several photos each day and analyzing their work together. By the end of the session, they’ll have a portfolio of their favorite pictures to take home.

    $460
    $625 with Learn to Crochet or Inventors and Inventions
  • Kites, Flights, and Parachutes (G 6–8)

    9:00 – 11:45 a.m.
    Teacher: Kari Daniel

    Soar to new heights as you learn the basic principles of flight. Students will apply these principles to the making and flying of their own model airplanes and rockers. They will construct an airfoil and rubber-band powered airplanes to learn about lift, drag and thrust.

    We will also fly drones and a smartphone-controlled paper airplane.

    $460
    $625 with Arts Galore & Explore, CHANNEL 17 NEWS, or History Spotlight
  • Pop-Up Poetry (G 6–8)

    9:00 – 11:45 a.m.
    Teacher: Sharon Goldhamer

    Learn the craft of paper engineering to create original, poetry-inspired, POP-UP masterworks. Explore a variety of poetry genres to create original verse. Laptop computers and interactive websites will guide writing and publishing. Use art techniques including watercolor, pen and ink illustration, as well as graphic design to decorate the pages. Imagination, creativity, and critical thinking for problem-solving will guide daily activities.

    $460
    $625 with Arts Galore & Explore, CHANNEL 17 NEWS, or History Spotlight
  • CHANNEL 17 NEWS (G 6–8)

    12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
    Teacher: Kari Daniel

    Write, edit and present your own newscast. Prepare for a career in photojournalism. Students learn about the power of film as they write, film, and edit their own documentaries. Learn how to organize images, audio narration and special effects into a short motion picture while staying faithful to the images and writing a historically accurate script to provide a reliable account. This is sure to strengthen student’s reading and writing skills as well as learning how to source historical information.

    $460
    $625 with Pop-Up Poetry, Kites, Flights & Parachutes, or Modern World History Comes Alive!
  • Arts Galore & Explore (G 6–8)

    12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
    Teacher: Sharon Goldhamer

    Dare to discover your art ability!  Find your flair! We will paint with panache, create, craft, design, dream, and draw. Experience the enjoyment of pursuing your artistic talents in a variety of media, including ceramics, loom knitting, printmaking, and mixed media. Camp Pegasus provides the perfect place to pursue art passion!

    $460
    $625 with Pop-Up Poetry, Kites, Flights & Parachutes, or Modern World History Comes Alive!
  • Modern World History Comes Alive! (G 7–8)

    9:00 – 11:45 a.m.
    Teacher: Christina Ngo

    World War I: Why was it known as the Great War? Could it have been avoided? Come learn more about these captivating historical topics as we analyze the past and learn to think like true historians! We will be analyzing primary source documents and learning how to tackle the DBQ. The Document Based Question, or DBQ, is a pivotal piece of high school history curriculum and an assessment component on AP history exams. Learn several exciting lessons about the past as we foster the kind of skills needed for high school and beyond!

    $460
    $625 with Arts Galore & Explore, CHANNEL 17 NEWS, or History Spotlight
  • History Spotlight (G 7–8)

    12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
    Teacher: Christina Ngo

    World War II was the biggest conflict in modern history that involved over 30 different countries. What caused it? Do we still see some of its effects today? Come and learn about major moments in modern world history. Here, students will learn how to analyze primary source documents and develop historical thinking skills that would be needed for high school while spotlighting major historical events such as the Atomic Bombing in Japan.

    $460
    $625 with Pop-Up Poetry or Kites, Flights & Parachutes, Modern World History Comes Alive!

Session 3

July 20 – 31

List of 17 items.

  • Down on the Farm (Pre-K)

    9:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. (FULL DAY)
    9:00 – 11:45 a.m. (AM HALF DAY)
    Teacher: Kelly Barnett

    We’re on the way, we’re on the way, on the way to Grandpa’s Farm! We’re putting on our overalls and heading down to the farm to learn how farmers take care of their crops and animals. Literature, science, cooking, and art are all part of our farm experience.

    $625 FULL DAY
    $460 AM HALF DAY
  • Happy Campers (K)

    9:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
    Teacher: Audrey Sienko

    Come pitch a (popsicle stick) tent and make a (paper) campfire! Together, we’ll get into the camping spirit by reading silly-not-scary camp stories and singing fun camp songs. Kindergarten campers will also investigate nature in our Outdoor Classroom, conduct scavenger hunts, and s’more exciting activities!

    $625 FULL DAY ONLY
  • Zoo Keepers (G 1)

    9:00 – 11:45 a.m.
    Teacher: Jennifer Klopstock

    Lions, Tigers, and Bears, Oh My!  Take a walk on the wild side as we embark on our zoo adventure. Campers will adopt a zoo animal and become an expert on their chosen zoo resident. Get ready to read, write, and craft as we explore the many wonders of life at the Zoo!

    $460
    $625 with Rainbow Color Splash or Math Olympics
  • Galaxy Cadets (G 1)

    9:00 – 11:45 a.m.
    Teacher: Amanda Smith

    3..2..1.. Blast Off! Calling all space explorers to join us on our mission to learn about things out of this world. Campers will explore space through hands-on experiments and strengthen their reading skills as they learn about the different planets, astronauts, and our galaxy.

    $460
    $625 with Rainbow Color Splash or Math Olympics
  • Rainbow Color Splash (G 1)

    12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
    Teacher: Amanda Smith

    Come explore the world of color with us! Campers will use all the colors of the rainbow to strengthen their reading, writing and math skills. We’ll also tap into our creative and artistic sides and create magical works of colorful art!

    $460
    $625 with Zoo Keepers or Galaxy Cadets
  • Math Olympics (G 1)

    12:00 – 2:30 p.m.
    Teacher: Jennifer Klopstock

    Come to Camp Pegasus to get your ‘Olympic’ game on! Let’s follow the Greeks’ path and get ready to do some math! Mathletes will participate in fun events that will foster a love of mathematics sure to be as eternal as the Olympic flame. Campers will learn strategy skills, reasoning, team cooperation, and friendly competition. Let the games begin!

    $460
    $625 with Zoo Keepers or Galaxy Cadets
  • Math Games Around the World Part Two: A New Journey (G 2–3)

    9:00 – 11:45 a.m.
    Teacher: Keith Coon

    Math skills will be honed as students use their knowledge of mathematics to calculate, measure, and solve problems while playing games from all around the globe! Through compelling math play, children will gain confidence and have fun as they learn about the different ways people around the world measure, count, and use patterns and symmetry in their everyday lives. We will do creative projects that make a natural connection between math and art and use maps and historical information about the countries represented in the games, blending social studies, art, and geography with mathematics. For new and returning campers alike, this class is a whole new journey!

    $460
    $625 with Writer’s Workshop or YogART
  • Shutterbugs (G 2–3)

    9:00 – 11:45 a.m.
    Teacher: Robin Tojo

    Join this class and become a shutterbug! In this class, students use iPads to learn, apply, and practice the ten compositional rules of digital photography: the rule of thirds, balancing of elements, leading lines, symmetry, perspective, background, depth, framing, cropping, and experimentation. Along with their teachers, campers will explore the vast expanse of The Pegasus School campus under the summer sun, taking several photos each day and analyzing their work together. By the end of the session, they’ll have a portfolio of their favorite pictures to take home.

    $460
    $625 with Writer’s Workshop or YogART
  • Writer’s Workshop (G 2–3)

    12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
    Teacher: Keith Coon

    This class will provide students with the opportunity to refine and strengthen their writing skills. Students will construct paragraphs in various formats, focusing on writing opinion/argument, informative/explanatory, and narrative pieces. Through engaging discussions and fun activities, students will learn to identify the key features and purpose of each text type and support them as they practice writing in each of these forms.

    $460
    $625 with Shutterbugs or Math Around the World Part Two: A New Journey
  • YogART (G 2–3)

    12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
    Teacher: Lindsay Petralia

    This fun class offers children the opportunity to express themselves through art and movement! They will find joy and bliss making art along with exploring creative movement through yoga. Kids will learn yoga techniques through poses, games, and storytelling. Playful breathing exercises will be used to promote focus, awareness, and a sense of calm. They will be introduced to mindfulness elements and positive affirmations to boost confidence, centeredness, and creativity. Students will also spend time creating art using a variety of media based on different themes explored in yoga and mindfulness such as earth, animals, and the ocean. Some projects include dream catchers, sand art, mandalas, mindful coloring, pottery, and much more. Namaste!

    $460
    $625 with Shutterbugs or Math Around the World Part Two: A New Journey
  • yogART (G 4–5)

    9:00 – 11:45 a.m.
    Teacher: Lindsay Petralia

    This fun class offers children the opportunity to express themselves through art and movement! They will find joy and bliss making art along with exploring creative movement through yoga. Kids will learn yoga techniques through poses, games, and storytelling. Playful breathing exercises will be used to promote focus, awareness, and a sense of calm. They will be introduced to mindfulness elements and positive affirmations to boost confidence, centeredness, and creativity. Students will also spend time creating art using a variety of media based on different themes explored in yoga and mindfulness such as earth, animals, and the ocean. Some projects include dream catchers, sand art, mandalas, mindful coloring, pottery, and much more. Namaste!

    $460
    $625 with Ancient Investigators
  • Ancient Investigators (G 4–5)

    12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
    Teacher: Robin Tojo

    Journey with us we travel thousands of years back in time! We’ll transport all the back to when pharaohs ruled and animals were worshipped as gods. Campers will study the history of ancient Egypt, question the impact that geography can have on civilization, and create art inspired by ancient times.

    $460
    $625 with yogART
  • Summer Theater Experience: How to Eat Like a Child (G 4–8)

    9:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
    Teacher: Sharon Goldhamer

    Like to act, sing, and perform on stage? This summer at Pegasus you can hone your skills. Mrs. Goldhamer is CALLING ALL THESPIANS! Join the cast of How To Eat Like A Child; a fun and funny musical! Students in this full-day camp session will practice theatre skills: cold reading, auditioning, projection, stage directions, blocking, choreography, set production, and props management. The two-week intensive rehearsal schedule will culminate with two live performances in the Pegasus Theatre.

    $625 FULL DAY ONLY
  • An Introduction to Google Sheets (G 6–8)

    9:00 – 11:45 a.m.
    Teacher: Jil Llewellyn

    This engaging class will teach the basics of Google Sheets programs. The class will introduce a variety of concepts for building and editing spreadsheets including data entry, formatting, sharing files, and more! There will be an emphasis on learning the math functions within the programs through different projects and activities each day. Example projects include their start-of-school shopping checklist with linked websites and creating a pixel art template with matching artwork and more! Students will love working on the computer while being introduced to software skills they will use throughout school and their careers.

    $460
    $625 with Probability and Statistics or Cardboard Engineering
  • The Shocking Truth (G 6–8)

    9:00 – 11:45 a.m.
    Teacher: Kari Daniel

    Discover how current flows, why batteries work and more by building simple and complete circuits. Make a spinning coil motor and learn other electrifying facts as we join Ben Franklin for an exciting journey into the world of electricity.

    $460
    $625 with Probability and Statistics or Cardboard Engineering
  • Probability and Statistics (G 6–8)

    12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
    Teacher: Jil Llewellyn

    Join us for an introduction to probability and statistics in a project-based-learning environment. Theoretical probability, as well as experimental probability, will be taught using real-life scenarios, projects, and activities. Students will learn to collect, analyze, and display data as well as utilize calculator functions for probability and statistical analysis.

    $460
    $625 with An Introduction to Google Sheets or The Shocking Truth
  • Cardboard Engineering (G 6–8)

    12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
    Teacher: Kari Daniel

    Design, Build & Create. There is no limit to what you can create with cardboard. A bicycle, furniture, a marble slide, whatever your imagination can dream up. Students will learn the basic principles of physics, structural, and mechanical engineering. Explore simple cams, crank sliders and swash plates as you make a complete animated model.

    $460
    $625 with An Introduction to Google Sheets or The Shocking Truth
The Pegasus School is a coed, non-profit, nonsectarian day school in Huntington Beach, California, that serves students in pre-Kindergarten through Grade 8. A Pegasus education equips bright, motivated students to achieve future academic success and make a positive impact on society.