Just for Preschoolers

Xcelerate summer enrichment camps for ages 4 to 14.

Little boy archaeologist
Build It!   FULL
Explore physics and challenge your engineering skills! Use LEGO® Duplo®, and various other blocks and recyclable materials to create pulleys, levers, gears, wheels and axles while investigating the concepts of energy, buoyancy and balance. Learn about various tools and safety while constructing your very own toolbox - to keep!
Ages 4 to 6
Dates Time Location Ticket Number (CRN) Cost
June 6 – June 10 9:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Sugar Grove Campus SCI703.001 (30839) $69
My Size Science   FULL
Slime, catapults and rockets... oh my! Come experience the life of a scientist while engaging in hands on activities. Be amazed by the laws of motion, chemical reactions, magnetic forces and so much more. Each camper will even help create their very own science experiment kit to take home at the end of the week!
Ages 4 to 6
Dates Time Location Ticket Number (CRN) Cost
June 13 – June 17 9:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Sugar Grove Campus SCI700.001 (30843) $69
Reading ReadinessNEW
This unique reading readiness camp focuses on the development of phonemic awareness and comprehension. Pre-reading skills such as: listening, rhyming, alliteration, writing and phonics are emphasized. You’ll practice your new-found reading skills by participating in fun games, making music, and various art projects including the creation of storyboards and props. Each camper will also have an opportunity to write and illustrate their very own storybook to take home!
Ages 4 to 6
Dates Time Location Ticket Number (CRN) Cost
June 13 – June 17 12:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. Sugar Grove Campus LAR705.001 (30842) $69
All Things Frozen   FULL
What better time than summer to explore all things frozen? Learn about the properties of ice and water, then help the Snow Princess build an ice castle. Make a frozen fractals collage. Experiment with and compare different types of crystals, create snowflakes and rock candy with everyday household items. Make a snowman’s favorite treat – ice cream! And, of course, you’ll finally discover what happens to snowmen in summer!
Ages 4 to 6
Dates Time Location Ticket Number (CRN) Cost
June 20 – June 24 9:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Sugar Grove Campus SCI730.001 (30846) $69
Math Readiness: Easy as 1, 2, 3!NEW
Count your way to a fun time as you discover the world of mathematics! Learn math concepts through fun activities that provide stimulating, creative and hands-on experience. Become a math star as you explore numbers, sorting, classifying, patterning, measuring, estimating and more. See how fun math can be while you play, cook, make music and art. You’ll even create math games to take home.
Ages 4 to 6
Dates Time Location Ticket Number (CRN) Cost
June 20 – June 24 12:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. Sugar Grove Campus MTH700.001  (30844) $69
Movin' and Groovin'NEW
Don’t miss this camp filled with musical delight! Play and experiment as you explore music from various cultures and historical time periods. Check out different musical styles while you discover musical concepts and get hands-on experience with real instruments. You’ll have a blast writing your own songs and creating your own dance moves. Make music with everyday objects and even make instruments to take home!
Ages 4 to 6
Dates Time Location Ticket Number (CRN) Cost
June 27 – July 1 9:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Sugar Grove Campus MUS721.001 (30848) $69
Storytime STEM   FULL
Some of your favorite storybook characters need help! Use STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) concepts to help them out of some very sticky situations. Engineer a bridge for the Gingerbread Man so he can safely cross the river. Design a way for Humpty Dumpty to be protected from his great fall. Construct a sturdy house for the Three Little Pigs and even help Cinderella get ready for the royal ball! Are you up to the challenge of helping these and other storybook characters?
Ages 4 to 6
Dates Time Location Ticket Number (CRN) Cost
July 11 – July 15 9:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Sugar Grove Campus SCI731.001 (30850) $69
3, 2, 1... Blast Off!   FULL
Discover what it takes to be an astronaut! Learn about rocket science, then design and build a puff rocket. Make and eat some rehydrated food - just like real astronauts. Find out where the sun goes at night and how the moon gets its light. Experiment to discover how the moon’s regolith and craters were formed. Take a closer look at the planets, stars and comets. Even try out some astronaut training exercises!
Ages 4 to 6
Dates Time Location Ticket Number (CRN) Cost
July 18 – July 22   9:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Sugar Grove Campus SCI705.001 (30851) $69
Digging for Dinosaurs   FULL
Travel to a time when dinosaurs roamed the earth. What did dinosaurs look and sound like? Can you tell an herbivore from a carnivore? Are you bigger than a dinosaur? Explore the history of life on Earth with hands-on activities while hypothesizing and problem solving to discover the answers to these questions and more. Junior paleontologists will love excavating at a dig site while searching for a Tyrannosaurus Rex. Each camper will also find and remove sediment from their very own trilobite fossil to take home!
Ages 4 to 6
Dates Time Location Ticket Number (CRN) Cost
July 25 – July 29   FULL 9:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Sugar Grove Campus SCI701.001 (30853) $69
Relaxation Station
The Relaxation Station is the place to be if you’ve signed up for both a morning and an afternoon session. Hang out, eat lunch or just relax in between camps in a supervised classroom setting. You’ll be escorted to and from your scheduled camps. Bring a sack lunch!
Ages 4 to 6
Dates Time Location Ticket Number (CRN) Cost
June 13 – June 17 11:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Sugar Grove Campus REC715.006 (30833) $11
June 20 – June 24 11:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Sugar Grove Campus REC715.008 (30836) $11

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Questions? Email or call Community Education at (630) 466-2360.