2019 STEAM Arabic Immersion Summer Camps
This year, our program consists of four 3-week full time day camps; two from July 1st to 19th, and two from July 29th to August 16th.
The running theme of the program across all four camps will be “The Silk Road: Food, Water, and Souq of the Arab World”.
1) Arabic Sofrah: Food Traditions and Nutrition (July 1-July 19; Ages: 9-12; location: Sandy Spring Museum, Olney, MD)
2) Sugar and Spice at Tea Time (July 1-July 19; Ages: 5-8; location: Sandy Spring Museum, Olney, MD)
3) Little Engineers Build Bridges (July 29-August 16; Ages: 9-12; location: John's Hopkins University-Montgomery County Campus, Rockville, MD)
4) Little Entrepreneurs: Souq in Action (July 29-August 16; Ages: 5-8; location: John's Hopkins University-Montgomery County Campus, Rockville, MD)
For more details about each camp, visit our blog post about them.
All four camps will encompass full-time Modern Standard Arabic (MSA) and multiple dialect immersion in a relaxed, collaborative, welcoming environment. No language prerequisite! All are welcome and will be accommodated into groups based on their levels. A complete beginner level in each camp is guaranteed.
Children above 12 years old who understand and speak Arabic well can apply to become volunteers at one or more of the camps and earn SSL hours.
Camp registration and scholarship applications: https://form.jotform.com/90698510220150