Summer School

Winneconne Community School District

2021 Summer School Program

This booklet includes the course descriptions, location, times, and registration instructions for our 2021 Summer School Program, including Summer Youth Sport Camps, ES and MS Enrichment Classes, Math and ELA re-teach / support, Guidance and School Transition Activities, Band Lessons, and High School classes for credit classes.  Most of the classes will be held at the Elementary School with a few classes happening at the Middle School and High School.  Please follow the registration directions carefully, as we now have online registration for many of the classes.


Elementary and Middle School Summer School will be held the following dates (unless otherwise noted):

  • June 14-17 (Monday - Thursday)
  • June 21-24 (Monday - Thursday)
  • June 28 - July 1 (Monday - Thursday)
  • July 6-9 (Tuesday - Friday)


High School Summer School class dates are different, and are noted in the High School section.


K-5 Students recommended for math and ELA re-teach / support were notified by their teachers in March and April.  In most cases students taking math and ELA re-teach / support courses will not be able to take enrichment offerings.


There is no charge for summer school; however there may be a supply/material cost for some classes/camps.  Watch your email for online payment instructions in the weeks following registration. 


If you have questions, please contact Todd Schroeder at 582-5800 ext. 2124.


Summer Youth Sport Camps

 

ONLINE REGISTRATION FOR SUMMER YOUTH SPORT CAMPS


Please fill out the registration form for sport camps on-line at the following link: 
Summer Youth Sports Camp Registration


Coach Flease 4-5 Girls Basketball camp HS GYM     July 12-14 10:15-11:00

Coach Flease 6-8 Girls Basketball camp HS GYM     July 12-14 11:00-12:00

Coach Peters 3-8 Coed Golf Developmental camp Lake Breeze GC July 6, 7, 8 12:30 -1:45 

Coach Peters 3-8 Coed Golf Advanced camp Lake Breeze GC July 13, 14, 15 12:30 -2:45

Coach Buelow 3-4 Boys Basketball camp HS GYM June 14-16 10:00-11:00 

Coach Buelow 5-6 Boys Basketball camp HS GYM June 14-16 11:00-12:00 

Coach Buelow 7-8 Boys Basketball camp HS GYM June 14-16 12:00-1:00

Tyler Lee K-2 Wrestling camp MS Wrestling room June 15, 16, 17 5:30-6:30pm

Tyler Lee 3-8 Wrestling camp MS Wrestling room June 15, 16, 17 6:30-8:00pm



2021 Enrichment Course Descriptions


ONLINE REGISTRATION FOR ENRICHMENT COURSES

Please click on the appropriate grade level link to register online.
High School Registration
Middle School Registration
Elementary School Enrichment Registration


Registration for Summer School Enrichment classes are based on the grade level the student is in next school year.

There are a maximum number of seats available in each class.  When a class is full, it will no longer be 

displayed as an option on the registration form.  Please select another class.

 

8:00 to 9:45 

SUMMER SCHOOL ENRICHMENT CLASSES

Gr

Location
Time

Getting Loose with Dr. Seuss – Mrs. Clark

Oh the places you’ll go as you dive into the wonderful wacky world of Dr. Seuss! This course explores classic tales from Horton Hears a Who to The Sneetches and more! Students will become Seuss enthusiasts as they create crafts and play games to go along with each of the four stories throughout the week. Grab your green eggs, your striped hat, and let’s go visit the land of the Lorax and his truffula trees! 

Max = 20 students - No charge




K-2



ES

RM 67



8:00-9:45

Creating with Clay – Ms. Sundquist

Discover the many ways you can create works of art in Creating with Clay.  Students will learn about the unique properties of clay and make functional clay containers. All pieces will be fired in a kiln, and glazed/painted.  If time allows, additional art forms will be introduced.  

Max = 20 students -  Supply cost $10



K-2


ES

 Art RM 18



8:00-9:45

Between the Pages: Library Fun! – Mrs. Jerabek

This course will engage students in reading, writing, and other library related activities! Students will have the opportunity to listen to daily read alouds, read and write stories, learn how to find library books, talk about authors, participate in reader’s theater, complete various STEAM activities, engage in library treasure hunts, and more! Students will also be able to checkout library books to bring home throughout the 4 weeks!

Max = 20 students - No charge



K-2


ES Library


8:00-9:45

Keyboarding – Ms. Jones

This course is designed to introduce and/or refine basic keyboarding skills.  The class uses a program called Typing Club.  Typing Club uses games and drills to teach basic keyboarding skills.  There are over 600 self paced lessons so each student is able to move at their own pace.  This is the same program utilized currently in the Elementary School, so students are able to pick up right where they left off during the school year.

Max = 20 students - No charge



K-2


ES

RM 3


8:00-9:45

Wondrous World of Disney! – Mrs. Ryf & Ms. Damon

Come join in on exploring the Wondrous World of Disney! From the older Disney movies like Mary Poppins and Peter Pan, to the newer Disney films like Frozen, Wreck it Ralph, and Inside Out (Just to name a few). This class consists of learning about Walt Disney himself, Mickey and Minnie Mouse, and so much more. We will have a craft project daily, along with other activities across the curriculum.    Hope you can come join in on the fun!   

Max = 25 students - Supply cost $10


K-2


ES

RM 7&8


8:00-9:45

STEMING Through the Summer - Mrs. Leichtnam

To keep our STEM-Brains fresh over the summer, we will discover a plethora of new things through discovery, exploration, and experimentation. Constructing usable structures from a list of materials provided.  Problem solve and fix the problems if it doesn’t work appropriately. Learn about the function and design approach of buildings.  Along with learning about different structures due to environment, social structure, and culture.  All activities will focus on Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math skills. Families will be asked to send recyclable materials such as toilet paper rolls, paper towel rolls, cereal boxes, etc.

Max = 15 students - Supply cost $0




K-2


ES

RM 51


8:00-9:45


Wonders of the Rainforest – Ms. VanOss

Experience the world of the tropical rainforest, and meet its inhabitants-rare species of animals and plants that exist nowhere else on earth! We will make our own mini rainforest and rainforest creatures. Learn about mysterious plants as we grow our seedlings. Be prepared to taste edible gifts from the rainforest too.  

Max = 20 students - Supply cost $5 



3-5


ES

RM 4


8:00-9:45

Art of a Mindful Child– Mrs. Welbes

Mindfulness is a hot topic in education and blends well with the arts.  In this summer course we will work on art projects while practicing a few mindful strategies to calm the mind and body.  The mindful strategies practiced will be breathing exercises, quiet time to nature sounds, and yoga.  After we practice a little mindfulness we will create art projects such as shadow tracing, rock painting, a variety of mandala work, clay bowls, tree weavings, painting to music, and many more. 

Max = 20 students - Supply cost $5



3-5


ES

RM 11



8:00-9:45

Under the Sea - Ms. Geiger, Miss Anderson

Who wants to go on an underwater adventure? In this course we will be making oceanic crafts, studying the world under the sea with science experiments, and studying how we can help make a difference to our oceans.We will be reading a variety of texts that connect back to the ocean as well. Join us to make some new aquatic discoveries.

Max = 30 students - Supply cost $5



3-5


ES

RM 46 


8:00-9:45


Introduction to Eats and Treats - Mrs. Buelow

Are you interested in cooking and baking, but not quite ready for the stove or oven? This class gives you the chance to review basic kitchen skills, nutrition, and sanitation while combining ingredients to make something tasty using only the refrigerator/freezer or microwave.  At the same time, you'll explore other cultures around the world - food, customs, history and more.  We'll make food for you to bring home almost every day, so bring along a container labeled with your name!

Max = 10 students - Supply cost $10

 


3-5


ES

Cafeteria


8:00-9:45


Spanish through music, storytelling and technology - Mr. Jentz

This class will introduce students to the wonderful world of Spanish culture through storytelling, music and technology. Students will work together to create class characters and stories behind them completely in Spanish. All classes will learn more Spanish vocabulary through the use of Duolingo, Señor Wooly and other technology game platforms. Students will be able to expand their Spanish vocabulary and their ability to speak conversational Spanish. By the end of the summer, the students will have created a class book of characters we have created together and the stories behind the characters

Max = 20 students - Supply cost $0

 


3-5


ES

RM ???


8:00-9:45


10:00 to 11:45 

SUMMER SCHOOL ENRICHMENT CLASSES



Online Registration

Getting Loose with Dr. Seuss – Mrs. Clark

Oh the places you’ll go as you dive into the wonderful wacky world of Dr. Seuss! This course explores classic tales from Horton Hears a Who to The Sneetches and more! Students will become Seuss enthusiasts as they create crafts and play games to go along with each of the four stories throughout the week. Grab your green eggs, your striped hat, and let’s go visit the land of the Lorax and his truffula trees! 

Max = 20 students - No charge



K-2



ES

RM 67



10:00-11:45


Between the Pages: Library Fun! – Mrs. Jerabek

This course will engage students in reading, writing, and other library related activities! Students will have the opportunity to listen to daily read alouds, read and write stories, learn how to find library books, talk about authors, participate in reader’s theater, complete various STEAM activities, engage in library treasure hunts, and more! Students will also be able to checkout library books to bring home throughout the 4 weeks!

Max = 20 students - No charge


K-2


ES Library


10:00-11:45

Creating with Paint – Ms. Sundquist

Students will learn how to paint like famous artists. We will use watercolor paint, acrylic, and tempera paint. Projects will include “splatter painting”, clay and Van Gogh painting. Great for students who want to explore painting. (paint shirt required) 

Max = 20 students -  Supply cost $10


K-2


ES

Art RM 18



10:00-11:45


Wonders of the Rainforest – Ms. VanOss

Experience the world of the tropical rainforest, and meet its inhabitants-rare species of animals and plants that exist nowhere else on earth! We will make our own mini rainforest and rainforest creatures. Learn about mysterious plants as we grow our seedlings. Be prepared to taste edible gifts from the rainforest too. 

Max = 20 students - Supply cost $5


K-2


ES

RM 4


10:00-11:45

Under the Sea - Ms. Geiger, Ms. Anderson

Who wants to go on an underwater adventure? In this course we will be making oceanic crafts, studying the world under the sea with science experiments, and studying how we can help make a difference to our oceans.We will be reading a variety of texts that connect back to the ocean as well. Join us to make some new aquatic discoveries.

Max = 30 students - Supply cost $5


K-2


ES

RM 46


10:00-11:45

Art of a Mindful Child– Mrs. Welbes

Mindfulness is a hot topic in education and blends well with the arts.  In this summer course we will work on art projects while practicing a few mindful strategies to calm the mind and body.  The mindful strategies practiced will be breathing exercises, quiet time to nature sounds, and yoga.  After we practice a little mindfulness we will create art projects such as shadow tracing, rock painting, a variety of mandala work, clay bowls, tree weavings, painting to music, and many more. Max = 20 students - Supply cost $5



3-5



ES

RM 11




10:00-11:45

Keyboarding – Ms. Jones

This course is designed to introduce and/or refine basic keyboarding skills.  The class uses a program called Typing Club.  Typing Club uses games and drills to teach basic keyboarding skills.  There are over 600 self paced lessons so each student is able to move at their own pace.  This is the same program utilized currently in the Elementary School, so students are able to pick up right where they left off during the school year.

Max = 20 students - No charge


3-5


ES

RM 3


10:00-11:45

Ancient Heros – Mrs. Ryf & Ms. Damon 

We have Superman – the Romans had Hercules. We have Spider-Man - they had Theseus. We have the Avengers - they had Jason and the Argonauts. The Romans looked up to their own superheroes just like we do today. Come learn more about these ancient heroes and see if they compare to our modern ones!  Max = 25 students - Supply cost $5


3-5


ES

RM 7&8


10:00-11:45

Introduction to Eats and Treats - Mrs. Buelow

Are you interested in cooking and baking, but not quite ready for the stove or oven? This class gives you the chance to review basic kitchen skills, nutrition, and sanitation while combining ingredients to make something tasty using only the refrigerator/freezer or microwave.  At the same time, you'll explore other cultures around the world - food, customs, history and more.  We'll make food for you to bring home almost every day, so bring along a container labeled with your name!

Max = 10 students - Supply cost $10


3-5


ES

Cafeteria


10:00-11:45

Spanish through music, storytelling and technology - Mr. Jentz

This class will introduce students to the wonderful world of Spanish culture through storytelling, music and technology. Students will work together to create class characters and stories behind them completely in Spanish. All classes will learn more Spanish vocabulary through the use of Duolingo, Señor Wooly and other technology game platforms. Students will be able to expand their Spanish vocabulary and their ability to speak conversational Spanish. By the end of the summer, the students will have created a class book of characters we have created together and the stories behind the characters

Max = 20 students - Supply cost $0


3-5


ES

RM ???


10:00-11:45


STEMING Through the Summer - Mrs. Leichtnam

To keep our STEM-Brains fresh over the summer, we will discover a plethora of new things through discovery, exploration, and experimentation. Constructing usable structures from a list of materials provided.  Problem solve and fix the problems if it doesn’t work appropriately. Learn about the function and design approach of buildings.  Along with learning about different structures due to environment, social structure, and culture.  All activities will focus on Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math skills. Families will be asked to send recyclable materials such as toilet paper rolls, paper towel rolls, cereal boxes, etc.

Max = 15 students - Supply cost $0



3-5


ES

RM 51


10:00-11:45



SUMMER SCHOOL ENRICHMENT CLASSES 8:00 to 12:00



School Forest Day Camp – Mrs. McGrath 

Forest Day Camp is a class that will get you outside and learning at the Norbert Rich School Forest.  At Forest Day Camp we will take an in-depth look at the critters of Wisconsin.  From our feathered to furry friends and creepy crawlies on the ground, we will cover everything from eagles and deer to frogs and fish. Students should be prepared to dress appropriately for outdoor conditions the whole day and are asked to pack a lunch.  Parents are responsible for transportation to and from the Norbert Rich Property (5007 Ginnow Road).  The Forest Day Camp will run from 8:00 a.m. until 12:00. each day.  Students may be dropped off no earlier than 7:45 a.m. and must be picked up by 12:15 p.m. 

Max = 20 students  - Supply cost $5

Dress appropriately for outdoor fun each day.  Students must sign up for the entire time block from 8:00-12:00.


Grade 4 & 5  July 12 and 13 

Grade 2 & 3  July 19 and 20 

Grade K & 1 July 26 and 27


4K 

SUMMER SCHOOL OPPORTUNITIES




Online Registration

Kick off to 4K – Ms. Nigl 

This class will get students excited for 4K and learn some basic skills to prepare them socially, and emotionally. Students will need to be attending 4K in the fall of 2021. The class will be taught by a licensed 4K teacher. The Kick off to 4K class will offer the following plus more:

    *Provide students the confidence needed for a successful start in 4K

    *Introduce future 4K students to the alphabet and environmental print

    *Engage in interactive play with peers

    *Support the anticipation of being in a school building 

    * Music and movement

Max = 20 students per session – Supply cost $5.00



This course is for children who will be eligible for attending 4K  in the fall of 2021 


Daily Session times are from 8:00 to 9:45 OR 10:00 to 11:45


MIDDLE SCHOOL

SUMMER  SCHOOL OPPORTUNITIES




Online Registration

Introduction to Technology –  Mr. Arps 

Grades 6-8 

This class will introduce students to the basics of technology in the high school STEAM labs. This class will take place for 2 weeks, one week in design and manufacturing and the other in robotics and electronic applications. For the manufacturing week, students will produce a product to take home. Students will learn how to use design software to communicate with machines: 3D printers, laser engraver, CNC equipment. The following week, students will build robots, program them to maneuver them through courses.  

Max = 15 students.  No charge


Two class sessions available


Session 1 - 8:00 to 9:45 daily

Session 2 - 10:00 to 11:45 daily

Weeks 1 and  2 

June 14-17 & June 21-24


Location: HS H107  


Eats and Treats 1 - Ms. vanVeldhuisen

Grades 6-8 

Love to cook? Want to learn?  This class will teach you how to prepare a variety of dishes, read recipes, understand nutrition labels, and safety in the kitchen. Appetizers, main dishes, desserts and much, much more! Bon Appétit!  

Max = 20 students – Supply cost $15.00



8:00-9:45 daily


Location: MS Room 15  

Eats and Treats 2 - Ms. vanVeldhuisen

Grades 6-8 

This class is for students that took the Eats and Treats 1 course in the past or is comfortable in the kitchen. We will be preparing more advanced recipes and the students will become more independent in the kitchen.

Max = 20 students – Supply cost $15.00


10:00-11:45 daily


Location: MS Room 15  

Choose Your Own Adventure - Ms. Noack

Grades 6-8 

“Choose Your Own Adventure” is the place to be this summer for kids looking to enjoy some summer downtime! We will work together to choose the adventures we will take as a class.  Some ideas might include: trips to the library, mindfulness activities, outdoor games, and park visits.  The possibilities are endless.  Come join in the fun as you create the summer YOU want to have!

Max = 15 students – Supply cost $5.00





8:00-9:45 daily

Location: MS Room 23 

Art Mix it Up! - Ms. Horvath

Grades 6-8 

Get ready to mix it up this summer! “Mix it Up” will have an arts and crafts emphasis with STEAM and a variety of outdoor activities blended in. Join us for a creative and fun summer! 

Max = 25 students – Supply cost $10.00


8:00-9:45 daily

or

10:00- 11:45 daily


Location: MS Art Room  

Kindness Club - Ms. Noack

Grades 6-8 

 “In a world where you can be anything, be kind!” This class is all about kindness and service. We will find ways we can show our community how awesome our middle schoolers are. We will walk to various places in the community to do kind acts for people, much like community service. It may include visiting the library, local elderly homes, daycares, parks and more. Join us as we “spread kindness around like confetti!”

Max = 15 students – Supply cost $10.00




10:00- 11:45 daily


Location: MS Room 23

Creative Writing - Mrs. Stoegbauer

Grades 6-8

Do you enjoy writing your own stories and being creative?  This course is designed for students to produce their own descriptive writing, poetry, and fiction. Vocabulary development, creative writing techniques, and other writing skills are explored through this interactive class. 

Max = 15 students – Supply cost $0



8:00-9:45 daily

or

10:00- 11:45 daily


Location: MS Room 3 


GUIDANCE & SCHOOL TRANSITION ACTIVITIES    




Online Registration

Introduction to Middle School -  for incoming 6th Graders  

Worried about middle school… or not really worried, but would like to get ready? This course will explore a variety of topics of interest to the soon-to-be middle schooler. Fun activities, discussions, group interactions, personal exploration, organizing lockers (with school supplies), role playing their schedule are some of the topics covered in this course. Students will have the opportunity to get their schedules, locker assignments, learn how to use a lock, and get their school supplies ready for fall. Please look online to find the needed school supplies for Middle School. Since one part of this class is labeling school supplies and organizing lockers, we ask that you have these supplies by the second day of this summer school course.  

Max = 25 students each session. 


This course is being held for two sessions (2 days each). August 9 & 10 or August 11 & 12.  Information will be sent out to all 5th grade students sometime this spring.  

Register online.


Daily session times are from 8:00 to 10:00 OR 10:15 to 12:15

High School Preview Day (for Freshman)

Freshman - Are you excited for the first day of high school? Nervous you won't know where you are going? Come anytime between the hours of 2:00pm-6:00pm to High School Preview day and take your time so you don't feel rushed.

At High School Preview Day you can:

Take a self guided tour, Walk your schedule, Find your locker/ Bring school supplies, Counselors  will be available to answer questions 

 

This is a one-day course being held on August 23  2:00pm-6:00pm (come anytime)


Instructors are Theresa Sonnleitner & Sarah Meyer, High School Counselors.

Information will be sent out to all 8th grade students sometime this spring.  


HIGH SCHOOL 

SUMMER  SCHOOL OPPORTUNITIES




Online Registration

HS Physical Education (For Credit)

Six week courses - Meet daily Monday - Thursday for face to face instruction*

June 7-10, June 14-17, June 21-24, June 28 - July 1, July 5-8, and July 12-15

*Plus additional virtual Friday instruction outside of class work each week

Maximum absences = 4

 

HS Health Teacher - Mr. Lee

Six week courses - Meet daily Monday - Thursday for face to face instruction*

June 7-10, June 11-17, June 21-24, June 28 - July 1, July 5-8, and July 12-15

*Plus additional virtual Friday instruction outside of class work each week

Maximum absences = 4


HS ENGLISH CAPP Speech; CAPP Speech Teacher -Mrs. Hutchinson

Incoming grade 12 ONLY for 2021-22 school year

*This is a University of Wisconsin Oshkosh course taught for both WHS credit and UWO credit. There is a $300 fee (payable to UWO) for this course. Any student interested in taking this course MUST meet the prerequisites.

Six Week Course; Class Time: 10 am - 12 noon

Meet daily Monday - Thursday June 7-10, June 14-17, June 21-24, June 28-July 1, July 5-8, & July 12-15

*Plus extensive additional outside of class work each week

Maximum absences = 4 All missed work MUST be made up 


HS SCIENCE Biology I Credit Recovery Only; Teacher - Ms. Schwobe

Six Week Course; Class Time: 10 am - 12 noon

Meet daily Monday - Thursday June 7-10, June 14-17, June 21-24, June 28-July 1, July 5-8, & July 12-15

*Plus additional outside of class work each week

Maximum absences = 4 All missed work MUST be made up 



Each course will meet Monday thru Thursday for six weeks:


June 7-10

June 14-17

June 21-24

June 28-July 1

July 5-8

July 12-15


There will be additional outside of class work each week.

 

Maximum absences = 4

(HS Agriculture for CREDIT) Supervised Agriculture Experience

Instructor:  J. Melby(max 24 students) 

Come and develop your Supervised Agricultural Experience Project!  We will have 3 face to face class sessions, 1 site visit at the location of your SAE and one mandatory field trip to explore agriculture.  This is a project based class for students entering 10th, 11th or 12th grade.

 

Class dates and times to be arranged with Mr. Melby.

 

Students enrolled in summer SAE will earn a pass/fail grade for the course.


SUMMER SCHOOL MUSIC OPPORTUNITIES


See your band teacher for registration instructions.

Beginning Band Lessons for Grade 5 (incoming grade 6)

Students entering 6th grade and learning and new instrument, will receive group instrument specific instruction before school begins.  This helps reduce stress associated with learning a new instrument in a large group setting.  They will learn beginning techniques for embouchure, breathing, poster, music reading and instrument cleaning. 

No charge 

August 2, 3, 4, 5

9:00-1:00 daily 


(Specific times assigned by instrument)


Location: MS Band Room



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