Summer Camps at Meridian Rehabilitation

Who: Our day camps are open to any child looking to have a fun and exciting summer camp experience.

When: All summer long! 9:00am – 3:30pm daily. Before and after camp care available.

Cost: 5 day camps = $250, 4 day camps = $200. Before OR after camp care = an additional $30, before AND after camp care = an additional $50

Speech Language Pathologists and Occupational Therapists will provide short therapeutic activities each day to support developmental needs. All children are welcome and will be supported in our groups!

Groups for 3 to 5 year olds: 

June 26 – 30: The Group Plan: Introduction to social thinking. Your preschooler will learn the foundations of ‘social thinking’ -how we think about ourselves and the world around us- through play and social interactions. We explore ideas like ‘whole body listening’, ‘thinking thoughts and feeling feelings’ and being in the ‘group plan’.

July 24 – 28: Movers and Shakers Get ready to run, play, dance, jump and MOVE your body all week long! Some kids learn best by moving their bodies and summer is the perfect time to get active outdoors. This week will be FULL highenergy creative sports, games and activities for the little movers and shakers in the family.

Aug 8 – 11: Kindergarten, Here I Come! Get ready to learn and have a blast doing it! This hands-on learning week is tailored for children that may need some attention in areas such as language, literacy, play skills and/or fine motor skills. Designed by experienced pediatric speech-therapists and occupational therapists, this camp is sure to be both fun and educational.

Groups for 6 to 8 year olds:

July 10 – 14: Our One and Only Earth Learn all about the amazing planet we live on in this interactive and engaging week of Earth-themed crafts, games and activities. Go on a nature scavenger hunt, create a mini-ecosystem, learn all about insects and the important job they have, make funky crafts from recycling and more!

July 31 – Aug 4: Acting Club This week will be filled with stories and adventures. Kids will learn to create a story script and then dig into the tickle trunk to get dressed up to act it out. This camp will use the principles from the Learn to Play program to help guide social success for all kids.

Aug 21 – 25: World of Wonders Get ready to make things go BOOM! Curious kids will love this week of hand-on learning. Be amazed as everyday items are transformed with wild and wacky science experiments. Discover how cool science is with a fun-filled weeks of science games, activities and experiments.

Groups for 9 to 12 year olds:

July 4 – 7: Oh Canada! Come celebrate what a great country we live in on this very special birthday! Play some classic Canadian sports, eat some tasty Canadian treats, create Canada themed crafts, discover famous Canadians, listen to Canadian music, explore our diverse landscape and learn about the animals that call Canada home too.

July 17 – 21: Dragons Den Do you have what it takes to make it in the Dragon’s Den? Ignite your creative side this week and see if your invention can land a deal with the Dragons. Work in teams to hatch a great idea, bring it to life, show it off and finally, present it to our team of Dragons!

Aug 14 – 18: Time Travellers Jump in our time machine and travel back in time to explore fascinating periods in history like Ancient Egypt, Medieval times and Wild West. Fast forward a thousand years to the year 3017 to imagine how different our world will be. Leave a message in a time castle for future kids to read.

Call 250-314-0097 to register. Spaces are limited!

Info@meridianrehab.ca

www.meridianrehab.ca #101, 1315 Summit Dr., Kamloops, BC

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