Theme Days & Special Guests
A variety of theme days and special activities will be integrated into each camp week. We also have many special guest appearances such as an Brainwash Game Show, Mini Circus, Snakes & Scales, Improv Group, Storyteller, Comedian, Magician, Franklin Institute Science Show, Mad Science Show, Karate Instructor and a Photo booth to capture all our our big theme days! See our 2014 Special Events Calendar for more information.
Each grade will have the option of attending a weekly field trip. Some trips we have planned are: Playdrome Bowling, Please Touch Museum, Indoor Trampoline Park, Sahara Sam’s, Academy of Natural Science, Camden Aquarium, Franklin Institute, Lazer Tag @ Combat Sports, Riversharks Game and MORE! Campers who do not attend the trips will enjoy a fun day at our camp! Field trips are optional and have additional fees. (See our Field Trips Page for more Information)
5th-8th Grade Field Trips
We have an additional trip each week for campers from 5th – 8th grade to Ocean City Beach and Boardwalk, Six Flag’s Great Adventure Theme Park, Six Flag’s Hurricane Harbor, Dorney Park, Laser Tag, and a Phillies Game.
Chartwell Swim Club
Every week we offer each grade the opportunity to go on a swimming trip to Chartwell Swim Club once a week. Chartwell is a beautiful swim club with two large pools that include a splash park, playground, picnic area, basketball, volleyball and tennis courts. Please visit their website www.chartwellfun.com to see this wonderful facility.
Campers will have the opportunity to enroll in swim lessons conducted by the staff at Chartwell Swim Club. Campers from K-8th Grade will be eligible for the lessons. Campers that wish to participate in Swim Lessons must also be signed up to attend the Chartwell Swim Trip on those days.
Water Splash Days @ ISC
Campers in all grades will have a water/splash day on Thursdays and Fridays on our giant slide, splash wars arena, and slip n’ slide.
Sports Specific FREE Camps
Campers will have the option of attending sports specific camps that will be conducted at at ISC Cherry Hill’s new outdoor fields lead by the ISC counseloing staff. Each sport camp are under the directions of those staff members who are High School and Middle School Coaches in that specific sport.
Sports camps begin at 9:30 AM and end at 11:30 AM.
Sports Specific Programs – Available for 1st grade and up
Please see 2014 Camp Events Calendar for Dates.
Enrichment Programs – All programs are available for 2nd grade and up.
Karate- led by MacKenzie Karate- Beginner Program. From focusing, to goal setting, to self-discipline, to self-respect – kids emerge from this program changed for the better. And their parents couldn’t be happier.
Dance Program: Artists-in-Motion’s program inspires creativity and imagination through performing arts. Campers will gain confidence and build self-esteem while dancing, singing and acting. The overall experience is educational and will keep campers motivated by providing them with material that is achievable over the 4 day program. This camp will combine Latin based exercise for youth known as Zumbatomic, Hip Hop and Musical Theater. Watch your camper come to life!
Paint –a-Treasure Art Program: Paint-A-Treasure Art program inspires campers to create art that is unique to them. By doing so, campers feel empowered to be creative and expressive. Designed specifically for ISC Summer Day Camp.We have come up with a really nice program for the week long camp. We will do 2 projects each day. The first 1/2 of each day will be doing Acrylic Canvas Painting. We hired a local artist who will be doing our Kids & Adult Canvas Painting Workshops, and she is very excited to do the ISC Workshops! She will do an educational lesson on famous artists and teach color theory, blending, brush strokes, and many more techniques… They will bring home a beautiful 12 x 16 painting every day!
We will do the 2nd half with a different type of art each day. We will be doing Ceramics Painting, Mosaics, and Jewelry Making. They will be projects that are larger and more detailed than what we do at regular camp. *As Always, Paint-n-Take!
Here are the specific projects:
Day 1: Neon Explosion – Retro Roller Skate Canvas Painting & Roller Skate Pencil Holder
Day 2: We all Scream for Ice Cream – Ice Cream Snow Day Painting & Ice Cream Cone Box
Day 3: Make a Wish – Geanie Lamp Painting & Vintage Mosaic Tile Box
Day 4: Let’s Party! – Music Notes Splatter Painting & Friendship Charm Trading Necklace or keychain (The kids will paint & create their own pendants & charms and trade 1 charm with a camp friend)
Mad Science – is a leading science enrichment provider. Mad Science delivers unique, hands-on science experiences for campers that are as entertaining as they are educational. Join us for a fun-filled four days of science experiments and cool projects.