Event DetailsDate: May 17, 2023
Time: Designated weeks this summer
Location: Glazer Children’s Museum 110 W Gasparilla Plz Tampa, FL 33602
Event Link: https://helpusgather.org/event/register-now-autism-affirming-summer-camp/2023-04-12/
This event is hosted by Glazer Children’s Museum
At Camp Imagination, your little learners imagine, discover, and connect to the world around them. With imaginative weekly themes, there’s a camp for every kid. Register your kids to play with purpose and embrace curiosity this summer at Glazer Children’s Museum! Camp curriculum is specially curated for children ages 5-10. Learn more by clicking here.
AUTISM-AFFIRMING WEEKS OF CAMP
Here at GCM, we strive for accessibility and inclusion in our playful camps and programs, so each year, we offer 2-3 weeks of Autism Affirming Summer Camp Imagination! These camps are specifically tailored to engage and include children with Autism and other learning differences.
AUTISM-AFFIRMING WEEKS OF CAMP INCLUDE
Each week of Autism Affirming Summer Camp Imagination includes the usual camp programming, supplies, museum playtime, morning and afternoon snack, and Camp Imagination t-shirt, but also includes the following:
- Behavior & Speech Specialists on site
- GCM Staff trained by CARD in positive behavior support
- Specially curated curriculum and activities
- Sensory-friendly tools and resources
- Consistent schedule and routine
- Optional pre-camp orientation tour for parents and campers
- Optional pre-camp questionnaire to better prepare staff
- Smaller class sizes and adjacent quiet room
July 10 – 14
|Make a Masterpiece | Autism-Affirming|
Join us for a journey through art history! Replicate ancient art sculptures, dive into impressionist artworks, and use robots to make your own original art!
July 17 – 21
|Time Travel | Autism-Affirming|
Brace yourself to travel through the time periods to experience the past, present, and future! Learn about dinosaurs during the Mesozoic Era, explore the Ice Ages, rule a kingdom during the Middle Ages, build a machine for the Industrial Revolution, and journey far into the future – all in one week.
July 24 – 28
|Maker Mania | Autism-Affirming|
Make, create, code, and more! Explore engineering, art, science, robotics, and all other things in this STEAM-focused week of camp.