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Parker Preschool Summer Camp

Creating Last Memories, While Igniting Learning & Growth

As summer approaches, it's time to start planning all the fun activities like vacations, playdates, pool days, and of course summer camps! At Ivybrook Academy Parker, we are thrilled to announce that our Ivybrook Summer Camp registration is now open, and we can't wait to welcome your child to our amazing summer camp program in Parker, CO!

At Ivybrook Academy Parker, we believe that learning should never take a break, even during the summer. That's why we are delighted to offer our Preschool Summer Camp, a seasonal program filled with exciting themes that will spark your child's curiosity and creativity. Designed for children aged 2 to 6, our camp provides a nurturing environment where they can have a blast while continuing to learn and grow.

Personalized Summer Camp Experience for Every Child

With a focus on age-appropriate activities and personalized attention, we ensure that your child's camp experience is tailored to their developmental needs. Our campers will be grouped into beginner, intermediate, and advanced levels, allowing them to engage with peers at a similar stage of their learning journey.

Every week at our half-day summer camp is a new and exciting adventure, with different themes and activities to keep your child engaged and entertained. We have everything from exploring nature to engaging in arts and crafts, from building STEM projects to enjoying sports and games! Each week is carefully designed to provide a well-rounded experience that stimulates creativity, problem-solving skills, and social development.

Join us for an incredible summer adventure at Ivybrook Academy Parker! Register today and give your child the gift of unforgettable memories, new friendships, and a love of learning that will last a lifetime. We can't wait to welcome your little one to our summer camp family!

Summer Camps

Summer Camp Hours: Monday through Friday 9:00am - 12:00pm 

Topic: ArtTastic

Vibrant hues of colors, abstract creations, and sculptural designs will line the halls as our artists create, create, create! Enthusiasm for a wide array of visual arts ranging from collage to stained glass will be fostered during art exploration. Techniques, textures, and various art mediums will be presented. Campers will gain confidence as they discover their knack for the aesthetically beautiful! 

Some of the questions we will be answering include:

  • • Can we paint the color of music?
  • • Which materials will I choose for my Kandinsky collage?
  • • How will I investigate the lost art of pinch pots?
  • • What is the Batik art technique?

Topic: Pirates and Princesses

Come on an enchanted journey to the time of pirates and princesses. We will jump into the world of make believe and watch as these historic characters come to life before our eyes! We will also hear stories of amazing wonder and magical creatures. Children will be fascinated by these mesmerizing tales that will captivate their imaginations! Join us as we create castles, design crowns, build shops, and reenact stories.

Together we will research:

  • • How many rings will I get on the Pirate Hook toss game?
  • • Can I create a treasure map?
  • • Can I “walk the plank” without getting wet?
  • • What will I learn when I conduct the exploding treasure chest experiment?

Topic: Water Works

Splash into a wonderful week of water fun! Sprinklers and water tables will cover the gardens and playgrounds. Children will create their own water toys and play soggy games. We will also bring our water fun indoors as we utilize water to create paintings, scented art, and large murals. Campers will be sure to splish and splash so bring your bathing suit, water toys, and towels. 

This week we will be wondering:

  • • Will water move our water wheel?
  • • Are oil and water friends?
  • • What do I need for a game of Ready, Set, Splash?
  • • Who will win the sling and soak challenge?

Topic: Make It, Bake It, Take It

Our teachers will be welcoming your child to a week filled with healthy snacks . Our chefs will don their aprons and chef hats as they create delicious recipes! We will explore the world of the culinary arts as we measure, sift, stir, and create masterpieces. This is sure to be a fun week of camp. 

Some of the activities we will participate in are:

  • • How can I use healthy eating habits to help me prepare a special snack at home?
  • • What kinds of snacks do children around the world enjoy?
  • • Can I follow a recipe to create a mixture that I can bake at home?
  • • How can I create art using food?

Topic: Science Lab: Machines and Magnets

Is your child the next Albert Einstein or Sir Isaac Newton? Come find out as our junior scientists discover the many mysteries of machines and magnets. Lab coats and magnets will be needed as we move from hypothesis to conclusion with fun daily activities. Our children will complete in-depth investigations utilizing the scientific method. Creating unique machines will be sure to keep our children wondering, discovering, and investigating all week. 

The following are just some of the questions we will answer this week:

  • • Which objects can I move using my lever machine?
  • • Can I create magnet slime?
  • • Which inclined plane will work best for the marble run?
  • • What is a Rube-Goldberg machine and how do I create one?

Topic: Junior Olympics

Ready, set, go! Our young Olympians will start the week with a formal opening ceremony as they participate in the March of the Countries. They will then take part in Track and Field, Gymnastics, “Water Polo,” and many other fun events. These sporting events will focus on teamwork, large muscle skills, and good sportsmanship. We will end the week with the awards presentations where everyone is a gold medalist. 

The following are just some the questions we will be answering throughout the week:

  • • Can I design a unique Olympic flag?
  • • How can I throw the dizzy discus?
  • • What will my measurement be for the long jump?
  • • Can teamwork help us win the bobsled challenge?

Topic: Water Wonderland

Splash into a wonderful week of water fun! Children will create their own water toys and play soggy games. But beware, buried treasure and pirates await to be found on the high seas! We will also bring our water fun indoors to create bubble paintings, large murals, and investigate ice. 

Some of the questions we will be answering this week are:

  • • What are the different forms water can take?
  • • How can we create artwork with water and oil?
  • • What is evaporation?
  • • Is oobleck a solid or a liquid?

Discover the perfect blend of fun and learning at Ivybrook Summer Camp! Call (720) 552-5886 or contact us online to reserve your child's spot today!

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Benefits of Preschool Summer Camp

Our summer preschool programs provides an enriching environment where kids can learn and develop essential skills while engaging in a variety of activities.

Some benefits of summer camp include: 

  • Enriched Learning: Preschool summer camps create an enriching and enjoyable atmosphere for children to broaden their knowledge, acquire fresh skills, and delve into diverse subjects beyond conventional classrooms.
  • Social Development: Camps provide a structured setting where children foster relationships with peers, and learn the importance of collaboration, teamwork, effective communication, and conflict-resolution skills in a supportive and structured environment.
  • Independence: Summer camps cultivate independence and self-assurance as children make decisions, tackle challenges, and navigate novel experiences under camp counselor guidance and support.
  • Physical Activity & Outdoor Exploration: Many camps integrate physical activities and outdoor exploration, encouraging children to actively participate, develop motor skills, and appreciate nature.
  • Positive Memories and Friendships: Summer camp experiences create lasting memories and strengthen children's bonds.

Make this summer one to remember! Dial (720) 552-5886 or reach out online to enroll your child in our exciting and educational summer camp near you today!

Growing Toward

Their Brightest Future

The Ivybrook curriculum grows with your child. Each of our programs optimize children’s time away from their families by providing developmentally appropriate learning opportunities customized to each child’s needs. Explore your child’s age group in more detail, or read an overview of our program offerings!

*Please check with you local campus regarding UPK availability:

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Ivybrook Academy Parker

10120 Twenty Mile Rd

Parker, CO 80134

(720) 552-5886