Fall Break S.T.E.A.M. Camp 2023

For students currently in grades 1-6

S.T.E.A.M (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) is an exciting, ever-evolving part of education and the world around us. But kids don’t always get the chance to play and explore in these areas in a meaningful way beyond school. At Tutor Doctor Hawaii’s summer camp, students will have the chance to enrich their S.T.E.A.M. knowledge through fun, hands-on projects and activities. 

Campers will encounter open-ended challenges and interactive projects that engage core S.T.E.A.M. principles while centering student imagination, curiosity, and enjoyment. They’ll get creative with a diverse range of materials and tools, and develop tangible skills in art, writing, and S.T.E.M.  

From building robots and gadgets, to exploring print making and traditional dye techniques, to writing original stories and more, our goal is to inspire the next generation of innovators, problem solvers, and creative thinkers. 

Join our S.T.E.A.M. TEAM – where learning feels like play!

Recommended for:

Students currently in grades 1-6 for the 2023 – 2024 school year. Students must have completed Kindergarten. If your child has aged out of our program but would still like to join us, please contact us!

Classes will be a combination of mixed ages differentiated into 2 classes – Mahina (grades 1-2) and Hoku (grades 3-6). Differentiation and class distribution is subject to enrollment.  Students may be combined into 1 class with lower enrollment.  

 

Tentative schedule. Schedule is subject to change.

Please drop off your camper between 7:30 – 8:00

Mahina (grades 1-2)Hoku (grades 3-6)
8:00 – 8:15Morning Challenge8:00 – 8:15Morning Challenge
8:15 – 9:15Writing8:15 – 9:30Art
9:15 – 9:45Snack Break9:30 – 10:00Snack Break
9:45 – 11:00 Art10:00 – 11:45STEM
11:00 – 12:00Lunch & Free Play11:45 – 12:45Lunch & Free Play
12:00 – 1:45STEM12:45 – 1:45Writing

2:00 – 2:20 Pick-up in car line

2:00 – 5:30 Optional Extended Day Activities program

New for 2023!

S.T.E.A.M. Camp parent open house!

At the end of each week, parents are invited to see the amazing creations the S.T.E.A.M. Team has been working on. From inventive engineering projects to multidisciplinary art and writing, come experience the fun and learning that takes place at our camp. This exciting new showcase will take place on Friday afternoons! 

Minion Mania

October 9 – 13

Monday-Friday 8 AM-2 PM
Purchased lunch options available 

Get ready for a “minion-tastic” fall break at our S.T.E.A.M. camp! This fall, it’s all about our yellow, overall-clad friends. Enter this bananas world and learn about engineering, argumentative writing, critical thinking, sculpting, and much more! Don’t miss out on this minion-filled week of imagination and scientific discovery. Join us and let the “minion-mania” begin!

Project Sneak Peek

  • Build your own *minion Bot
  • Engineer a daring minion Rescue
  • Code your own banana piano
  • Engage in a mock trial—who really has the rights to that banana?
  • Create a one-of-a-kind *minion figurine

*Take-home project

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Please review our camp policies and guidelines carefully 

Health & Safety Guidelines

  • Masks are now optional during camp
  • Frequent hand washing and use of hand sanitizer will be encouraged throughout the day
  • Each student will have their own general supplies and cubby
  • Staff will be required to thoroughly disinfect the center frequently throughout the day
  • Any public place where people gather presents an inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 or other communicable illnesses. Families must abide by Tutor Doctor Hawaii’s policies and procedures to mitigate this and assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19 and other illnesses. 

Please click to view Tutor Doctor Hawaii’s updated Health Guidelines and Policies

Behavior Expectations

Tutor Doctor Hawaii upholds the fundamental principle that every individual should be treated with dignity, respect and care to allow the opportunity to learn in a safe, fun and caring environment free from inappropriate language and unsafe or unethical behavior.  Every student plays an important role in our camps, and we all must act in a manner that promotes care and mutual respect for each other.  The safety and well-being of each and every one of our students and team members are of our highest priority, and we kindly request that you please discuss these behavior expectations with your child.  In the event that a student behaves in a way that disrupts the camp experience for others or endangers other students or team members, parents will be notified immediately and students may be sent home.  Tutor Doctor Hawaii reserves the right to ask children not to return to the learning center if their behavior consistently and negatively affects other students and team members.  In this case, tuition fees will not be refunded.

Attendance

All students and staff are required to stay home and not attend camp if they are feeling sick or showing symptoms of illness. This is a key step in keeping our center safe for everyone, and we kindly request for parents to assess their children before coming to camp.  If your child will be staying home and missing class for any reason, please report this to the office.

info-tdhawaii@tutordoctor.com

(808) 439-6777

Booking Fee

All registrations will be subject to a $1.99 non-refundable booking fee required by our integrated registration software, Sawyer. This will be applied once per order at checkout. 

Cancellation Policy

Should you choose to cancel your registration for any reason, you must provide notice by Monday, September 18 to receive a full refund minus a $5.00 processing fee. There will be no refunds issued after September 18. In the event that a class has low enrollment, we may combine classes.

Drop-Off Procedures

Please drop off your child at the learning center between 7:30 AM – 8:00 AM. Parents and guardians are required to check-in their children into the learning center for camp. 

New Drive-Through Pick-Up Procedures

Please pick up your child between 2:00 PM – 2:20 PM. For your convenience, students will be brought downstairs to the designated pick-up area and safely escorted into your vehicle. Please enter through the back parking lot entrance located on Woodlawn drive. The entrance is located between VCA Animal Hospital and the back parking entrance for Manoa Marketplace Long’s wing. Please proceed up the driveway until you reach the parking area and covered walkway to Manoa Marketplace on your right. Students will be waiting in this area with the teachers and assistants. Detailed maps and photos will be provided for your reference following your registration. If you have any questions regarding the drive-through pick-up location please feel free to contact us. We kindly request for parents picking up their children in the Extended Day Activities program to please walk directly to the learning center when you arrive. 

Extended Day Activities Program 

As a way to support our families’ busy schedules, we are pleased to offer extended day activities for students.  Students will engage in fun and educational activities under the care and supervision of our kind camp assistants.  Extended day activities are available daily during camps from 2:00 PM – 5:30 PM.  We kindly request for families enrolled in the extended day activities program to please provide additional snacks for their children.

Lunch and Snacks

Please send a small snack for your child daily.  For lunch, you may send a home packed lunch or sign up for the purchased lunch option.  Purchased lunch options are available from our friendly neighbors in Manoa Marketplace (Manoa Sushi, Subway, L&L, Brug and Island Manapua) ranging from $4.50 – $13.25 per day (taxes included in pricing). Purchased lunch will incur additional cost separately charged to your card on file following your registration. If you have any questions or need assistance in ordering your purchased lunch, please feel free to contact our team and we will be happy to assist you.

info-tdhawaii@tutordoctor.com

808-439-6777

  • Please send a small snack for your child daily
  • Please send a home packed lunch or sign up for the purchased lunch option 
  • All students will eat in their classroom or a shaded outdoor area if weather permits
  • Hand washing will be required before and after lunch and snacks
  • Students may not share food
  • There will be no access to refrigerators or microwaves to keep cool or heat up food brought from home
  • Students should bring their own water bottle each day
  • Tutor Doctor Hawaii is a peanut free center.  Please refrain from bringing any peanuts or products containing peanuts into the classroom.  We thank you for your cooperation in helping to keep all our students safe

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