Silly Science Camp gives kids the opportunity to become junior scientists for the week and embark on a series of science adventures like no other! Campers will focus on engaging and interactive science lessons to enhance their understanding of concepts and answer a silly question! Things might get messy in Fessenden’s state-of-the-art science wing.
Features of Silly Science Camp
Hands-On experimentation in our new science wing
Moving the science lab outdoors for some experiments
Experienced Fessenden Science teacher
Instruction on scientific methods & theories
Age-appropriate experiments to engage budding scientists
Daily free swim time
Meet Your Director
Souad Belcaid Silly Science & STEM Discovery Camp Director
Souad Belcaid is the Lower School Science teacher and CCI instructor at Fessenden. In 2007, she received a Teacher of the Year Award after having taught in the Milton Public Schools’ French immersion program for 12 years. In 2015, she was nominated for the Global Teacher Prize, established by the Varkey Foundation. She has a master’s degree in Education and Technology. She also has a Math Specialist in International School Program certificate and a CAGS certificate in Curriculum and Instructional Strategies.
Her approach focuses on problem-solving, critical thinking, and creativity, enabling students to understand the world’s challenges, complexity, and interdependence. She firmly believes that STEM-based education teaches kids more than just the basics of science and math. Focusing on hands-on learning with real-world applications helps develop a wide range of skills, such as creativity and skills for the 21st century.
Silly Science Program Options
Silly Science: Final Five Week
- Length: Full Day
- Gender(s): Boys & Girls
- Age Range: Entering Grades 1-3
- Dates: –
Monday to Friday
9 am to 3 pm
- Extended Program: Extended Day Program Options: Mornings 8-9a
- Price: $605