This summer, Nashville Inner City Ministry is conducting five weeks of Academic Day Camp. The camp is offered to approximately 80 students Monday through Thursday from 10am to 4pm and is led by dozens of volunteers, including certified teachers. Activities include Guided Reading Exercises, Phonic Awareness, Listening Exercises, Writing, Vocabulary, Computer Activities and Reading Buddies. The students are also served snacks and lunch and have time for play and other activities. A typical day includes:
The day campers are also enjoying field trips to area attractions such as the Nashville Zoo, splash pads, museums and skating. Each week has a specific theme, such as animals, sports, etc. For specific details and photos from each week, please visit our NEWS page.
Goals of the Summer Academic Day Camps include:
For more information on our Academic Summer Day Camps or how you can get involved or provide support, please email Todd Flowers.