Summer at The Center (Fun & Games)

Fun and Games

List of 12 items.

  • Animal Invasion and Cute & Cuddly Animals

    Animal Invasion is a class for all animal lovers. Your child will see and learn about all kinds of amazing living animals. Our hands-on class includes Reptiles, Amphibians, Mammals, Birds, Insects and more. Cute & Cuddly Animals include rabbits, guinea pigs, mice and more. A great opportunity for animal lovers and all urban kids!
    June 22-July 10 and July 13-31
    1st-3rd Grade
    9:00-10:30am TTh
  • Chess

    New to chess? Chess stimulates problem-solving skills, analytical skills, and critical thinking. Students will receive exclusive booklets and worksheets, and be awarded certificates, medals, and trophies! All levels are welcome.
    June 22-July 10 and July 13-31
    1st-6th grade
    10:45am-12:15pm
    June 15-19
    1st-6th grade
    1:00-3:00pm
  • Culinary Kids Academy @ CEE

    Learning and laughter are the two main ingredients with Culinary Kids Academy! Fundamental culinary skills combine with hands-on cooking experiences to make the learning process FUN and delicious! Become a young chef, learning about ingredients, creating recipes, and making your own culinary delights. Each session ends with a CEE Top Chef cook-off!
    August 3-7, August 10-14
    1st-6th grade
    9:00am-3:00pm M-F
  • Dungeons & Dragons

    Exercise your imagination, make decisions, and see the consequences when playing Dungeons & Dragons, a fantasy role-playing game. In the framework of an enjoyable adventure, use history, mathematics, abstract reasoning, research and group problem-solving to gain success, defeat obstacles, and win ‘treasure’... and along the way there will be laughs and fun.
    June 22-July 10 and July 13-31
    3rd-6th Grade
    10:45am-12:15pm TTh
  • Escape Room

    Join the challenging, fun craze taking the city by storm: Escape Rooms! Are you up to the task? Your group will face puzzles and challenges to see if you can get out of the room in the allotted time. Experience different theme rooms during the week and then, in groups, create your own challenging escape rooms for others to try!
    June 22-July 26 
    3rd-6th Grade
    1:00-3:00pm M-F
  • Hogwarts Academy Wizarding School

    Perfect your magic spells in this interactive, creative, spell-binding class! Find out which house you belong to and learn how to make potions, use your wand, identify creatures and more!  Witches and Wizards of all ages will graduate from the Academy with the supplies and skills to use their magic for good.
    July 13-31
    1st-4th Grade
    9:00-10:30am MWF 

    August 10-14
    1st-4th Grade
    9:00am-12:00pm M-F
  • Jedi Training

    The force will be with you as you learn the ways of the Padawan. Play ultimate Death Star games, build Star Wars vehicles and go from Jedi to Knight! Draw the Clone Wars characters, create a Jedi uniform, and take home a lightsaber.
    June 22-July 10
    1st-4th Grade
    9:00-10:30am MWF
       
    August 3-7
    1st-4th Grade
    9:00am-12:00pm M-F 
  • Kids' Cafe/Junior Top Chef

    Kids love to EAT and COOK! We will cook a variety of sweet and savory recipes while we learn about nutrition, manners, how to follow recipes and make a recipe book of your favorites.  Appetizers, lunch, delicious and healthy snacks, and desserts will be fun to make and eat! 
    Kids Cafe June 22-July 10 or July 13-31 
    1st-3rd Grade
    9:00-10:30am MWF

    Jr. Top Chef June 22-July 10 or July 13-31
    3rd-6th Grade
    10:45am-12:15pm  MWF
  • Maker’s Arts and Crafts Studio with CEE Teachers, Melissa* and Shoshana*

    Students will explore various materials to make their own creations, such as macrame wall hangings, plant holders, tie dye, weaving, embroidered pillowcases, and bracelets with CEE Elementary teachers Melissa Gheen and Shoshana Ross.
    June 22-26
    4th-5th Grade
    1:00-3:00pm M-F

  • Minecraft

    Play the most popular computer game on the planet! Learn Minecraft building techniques, details of command blocks, and how to change the look of the game. Tackle strategy, team building, and cooperation skills while playing Minecraft in a fun, safe and supervised environment. And not all of Minecraft Camp is done on computers! Join in on outdoor games, building projects, and Minecraft challenges.
    June 22-July 10 and July 13-31
    1st-4th Grade
    9:00-10:30am TTh

  • Survivor PE with CEE Teacher, Louise*

    Join Louise, CEE Physical Education Teacher, for Survivor P.E. this summer. Each day players will be challenged physically and mentally through agility games that build and test their skills as they seek to earn the most points. New and creative games allow the players to earn points as an individual player and as a team member. Points are earned in positive ways only in this version of Survivor where each day an individual and team Survivor will be awarded. Challenges and games will include Structure Challenges, Scavenger Hunts, Cat-O-Nine Tails, Snowball Tag, Team Structure, Obstacle Courses, Pirates Bounty, and more! Look forward to themes like Olympic challenges, dodgeball games, capture games, and creative seeker games.
    June 29-July 2

    2nd-6th Grade
    9:00am-12:15pm M-F
  • World Cuisine & Cooking and Maker’s Arts and Crafts Studio with CEE Teachers, Melissa* and Shoshana*

    Students will learn to make dishes from all over the world including Onigiri from Japan, Kimchi from Korea, Hummus and Pita Chips from the Middle East, and more with CEE Elementary teachers Melissa Gheen and Shoshana Ross. Together we will read stories and listen to music from each culture, incorporating math, writing, reading, music, literacy, and geography. This course encourages collaboration, creative thinking, and responsibility! Then students will explore various materials to make their own creations, such as macrame wall hangings, plant holders, tie-dye, weaving, embroidered pillowcases, and bracelets.
    June 22-26
    1st-3rd Grade
    9:00am-12:15pm M-F

Make friends and have fun adventures as you design an Escape Room, learn how to play Minecraft and more!

*denotes CEE faculty
The Center for Early Education (CEE) is an independent, co‑ed, day school located in West Hollywood, California.
Questions? Please contact Susan McCarthy at summer@cee-school.org.

Refund Policy: Notification of withdrawals or changes must be made in writing to the Summer Program Director (summer@cee-school.org). For withdrawal prior to May 1, there will be a non-refundable $50 processing fee retained from your camp fee. For withdrawals between May 1 and June 1: for one-week classes; 50% of your fee will be retained and for three-week classes; $500 will be retained. No refunds will be granted after June 1, 2020.
The Center for Early Education, a socio-economically and culturally diverse independent school for children, toddlers through grade six, strives to graduate students who are joyful, resilient, life-long learners. The Center embraces a philosophy of education that combines a nurturing, inclusive learning environment with an increasingly challenging academic program that addresses the developmental needs of each child.