ESSEX COUNTY COLLEGE- SUMMER YOUTH PROGRAM

MAIN CAMPUS- NEWARK, NJ

TWO-WEEK SESSIONS

SESSION I: JULY 9 – JULY 20
SESSION II: JULY 23 – AUGUST 3
SESSION III: AUGUST 6 – AUGUST 17
TUITION: $325.00 + MATERIALS FEE: $10.00 = $335.00
(TUITION & FEES ARE PER SESSION)

Camp Rock Star: Ages 8 – 12 (current)

In this two-week program, youth will have the opportunity to create their own songs, soundtracks, podcasts or music videos. Using tools similar to Garage Band and other mass media software, youth will explore the basics of song composition, editing tracks, and creating a video in two weeks. Student created songs, music video, and podcasts will be available on a password protected website to share with family and friends. Students should bring their own earphones. Program offered in conjunction with Black Rocket Productions.
Session I: NO CLASS
Session II: Ages 8 – 12
Session III: NO CLASS

 

Express Yourself: Ages 8 – 15 (current)

ATTENTION ALL DANCERS & PERFORMERS…
This program offers two-weeks of dance and acting for students with an interest in theatrical expression. Instruction will consist of dance classes in ballet and modern musical theatre jazz, along with fundamentals in acting and script reading. Participants will see the dance and drama come to life as they display their talent in a final performance at the end of each two-week session. Leotard, tights and ballet slippers required.
Session I: Ages 8 – 15
Session II: Ages 8 – 15
Session III: Ages 8 – 15

ESSEX COUNTY- NEWARK CAMPUS- SUMMER PROGRAM BROCHURE

 

WEST ESSEX CAMPUS

Cartooning

“What’s up Doc?” This course is for students who have an interest in cartoons and the digital arts. Learn how to create a storyboard and an original animation project with sound effects, backgrounds, and camera ovements. Once completed, your cartoon will be published and can be streamed over the Web and viewed in a variety of formats.

Chess Challenge

Did you ever think a game could help you to develop critical life skills such as logical thinking, creative problem solving, concentration and organization? Well this one can! Come and learn basic moves and strategy and have a blast while doing it.

Digital Animation

If you like to play animated, interactive games then this is the course for you! Learn how to create your own 2D interactive digital games using state-of-the-art software. You will amaze your friends and family with your creations.

Journalism

This course is designed to introduce students to the world of journalism through practice writing, reporting, layout with photos, design, diting and interviewing. You will have fun putting your skills to the test and creating a fabulous newsletter that everyone will enjoy.

Mad Science

Calling all Mad Scientists! Let’s venture into a world of fun and excitement enhanced with the basic science principles needed to create safe and exhilarating experiments such as tube tornados, rubbery eggs, slime and much, much more. So roll up your sleeves and get to work!

Math Fun

Really learn basic math concepts through interactive games and intriguing puzzles and creative projects. You will be surprised to find that Math can actually be fun! Each week you will have fun stumping your friends with a mastermind problem solving math games that only you will know how to solve.

Mixed Media Art

Express yourself using a variety of materials to create 3D pieces of art. You will see how mixing different media can stimulate your “out-of the-box” thinking and turn unrelated things into visual masterpieces!

Public Speaking

Are you nervous about speaking in public? Do you have trouble getting your point across? Well this course is designed to develop public speaking and debating skills to help build self-confidence. Topics covered in this course include Lincoln-Douglas debating, construction of debate cases and applied logic and reasoning.

Sign Language

Expand your mastery of languages by adding American Sign Language (ASL) to your list. You will be amazed how quickly you will learn the fundamentals of ASL and fingerspelling and apply them to full blown signing conversations, stories and songs. The time is right at your finger tips to learn how to express yourself in Sign!

Soccer

Have a little fun in the sun learning the basic principles of soccer. In this course you will learn the basic stretches, moves and team plays that win!

Webpage Design

The purpose of this course is to acquire the knowledge needed to design and develop a webpage that is easy to navigate, readily available and informative. You will learn the basics of HTML and Photoshop and put your creativity to the test as you develop an amazing webpage!

Yoga

Learn, through a system of exercises, how to connect your mind and body, and build-up your strength, flexibility and concentration. Yoga techniques can teach you the relaxation secrets that will help you to focus on daily activities with less stress and more self-confidence.

 

ESSEX COUNTY COLLEGE- WEST ESSEX CAMPUS- SUMMER YOUTH PROGRAM BROCHURE

 

 

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