Back by popular demand! Not just a camp, Walden’s unique summer program has preschool and kindergarten kids* immersed in IRRESISTIBLY INTERESTING thematic studies of topics such as: Bugs, Bees & Butterflies, Flower Power, Life In The USA, Beachcombing, Dinosaurs Rock, and Down On The Farm! Each of the 6 weeks will feature a different learning adventure, brought to life through cool crafts, outdoor activities, music, stories, and more! This one-of-a-kind Montessori-based program will be taught by Ms. Donna Goodwin with help from Miss Tyonee and Miss Tori. Each session runs Monday - Friday from 9AM to 12:30 PM. Morning snack will be included, and families will send their children in with lunch.
* Ages 3-6. Your child must be 3 years old by June 1, 2022 to participate.
Cost is $300 per week.* Please download the REGISTRATION FORM and return it via mail or backpack express to: The Walden School, 901 N. Providence Road, Media, PA 19063, Attn. Summer Program. Upon receipt, your registration and total payment due will be confirmed via email. Your child's spot is not guaranteed until the registration form and payment are received.
* For families with multiple children, one child will pay the $300 program cost and siblings will receive a $25 discount per week. For families registering for the full six-week program, there is a discount of $100 off the total cost. Siblings registering for the full six-week program will receive the weekly sibling discount as well as $100 off the total cost.
Bugs, Bees & Butterflies! - JUNE 20 - 24
Discover our exciting natural world and the flying creatures who share it! Learn to recognize the differences between bugs, butterflies and bees. We'll build an insect habitat, learn the hows and whys of camouflage, and go on a scavenger hunt party!
Flower Power! - JUNE 27 - JULY 1
All around us things are growing! What do plants and flowers need to grow? We'll see for ourselves by studying the growth of seeds, roots and stems first-hand, and then taste all the parts of flowers, veggies and fruits at a bloomin' great party!
Life In The USA! - JULY 4 - 8
Let's celebrate the birth of our great nation! We'll kick off the week with a tribute on the fourth of July and then travel from sea to shining sea as we explore the beautiful lands of the USA. Red, White, Blue (and glitter :) will abound during our patriotic party!
Beachcombing! - JULY 11 - 15
Walk the beach with us as we explore the treasures that the ocean has to share! We’ll learn about creatures like horseshoe crabs and terrapin turtles. Our week at the beach will end with a "fun in the sun" luau!
Dinosaurs Rock! - JULY 18 - 22
Dinosaurs roamed the Earth long ago but the rocks they touched are still right here in front of us! We'll explode volcanoes, identify fossils in rocks, and learn about dinosaur habits. The week will end with a rolling and "rocking" Dino dance party!
Down On The Farm! - JULY 25 - 29
Hop on the tractor and come on down to the farm! We'll learn about how farms run, discover the different kinds of animals that live there, and end the week with a toe-tapping hoedown!