Learn with the staff at Brainstorm about various topics through hands-on activities. The Summer School Schedule of Classes Chart shows the days and times of each class being offered. Click on the class name to see its description further down the page. Each class offers a total of 4 different dates and each date will offer different content. Sign up for one or sign up for all four! ***Discounts provided on a per family basis when signing up for more than two classes.

1 Class = $12

2 Classes = $24

3 Classes = $34

4 Classes = $43

5 Classes = $52

6 Classes = $60


Register by completing the Summer School Class Registration Form.

You have three ways of registering:
1) Email completed form to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
2) Fax completed form to 847.245.1477
3) Bring completed form to our store.

Register early to ensure your spot as each class date has a minimum and maximum attendance. Notification for class cancellations will take place between 48 and 72 hours prior to the start of each class date. Registration for class dates that have met the minimum attendance can take place up to the close of business the day before. ***Enroll in the grade level completed in 2018/2019 school year.***

Payment is due at the time of registration (cash, debit, credit only) and classes are non-refundable unless Brainstorm cancels the class.

Summer School Schedule of Classes

Tuesdays

Wednesdays

Recreating Masterpieces
Grades K-3
10:30a - 11:30a

STEM Tales
Grades 2-5
10:30a - 11:30a

Summer STEM
Grades K-3
12:00p - 1:00p

STEM Tales
Grades K-3
12:00p - 1:00p

Summer STEM
Grades 2-5
1:30p - 2:30p

Book Cooks
Grades K-3
1:30p - 2:30p

Please enroll in the
grade your child
has just finished.

Book Cooks
Grades 2-5
3:00p - 4:00p


Class Information

Recreating Masterpieces K-3: Budding artists wanted! Each week we'll focus on a specific artist and recreate one of their famous masterpieces. We'll learn about the artist, the techniques they used, and create our own renditions of their masterpieces. We'll recreate works by Vincent VanGogh, Georgia O'Keefe, Wassily Kandinsky and more!

Days: Tuesdays
Dates:
June 11 - Jackson Pollack's various artworks
June 18 - Robert Indiana's "LOVE"
June 25 - Van Gogh's "Starry Night"
July 2 - Wassily Kandinsky's "Circles"

Teacher: Ms. Andrea Pantke

Min/Max: 4/15

STEM Tales: STEM stands for science, technology, engineering and math. This class will involve STEM activities related to various tall tales, fairy tales, and other children's books. Projects involve critical thinking, problem solving, and are highly engaging. Students will be able to bring most projects home and create a journal that will allow them to record, reflect, and recreate activities before and after class.

Days: Wednesdays
Dates:
June 12 - Little Red Zip Line
June 19 - Robin Hood Aims for Success
June 26 - Jack and the Parachute
July 3 - The Three Bears Get Smart

Teacher: Ms. Andrea Pantke

Min/Max: 4/15

Summer STEM: STEM stands for science, technology, engineering & math. In our summer STEM class, we'll work on projects that are hands-on, engaging, and promote problem solving. All projects in this class are summer-themed, such as creating functional water slides, keeping objects cold on a hot summer day, and many more! Students will be able to bring most projects home and create a journal that will allow them to record, reflect, and recreate activities before and after class.

Days: Tuesdays
Dates:
June 11 - Keep It Cool
June 18 - Amphibious Phone
June 25 - Wicked Fast Water Slide
July 2 - Build A Boat

Teacher: Ms. Andrea Pantke

Min/Max: 4/15

Book Cooks: Love to cook? If so, then Book Cooks is the class for you! Each class begins with a book read aloud followed by a corresponding cooking activity. You will help measure, mix, create and (of course) enjoy eating the tasty treats. We'll also be creating individual cookbooks so you can make these projects at home. Puppy Chow, pancakes, pizza and pigs in a blanket are just a few of the recipes we'll be making!

Days: Wednesdays
Dates:
June 12 - Puppy Chow
June 19 - Mud Cups
June 26 - Pancakes
July 3 - S'mores

Teacher: Ms. Andrea Pantke

Min/Max: 4/15


* Must register at the same time to receive multiple class discount.