Bilingual (French/English) Summer Camps

Join us at Petits Pas for a week of arts, dance, yoga, theatre and acrobatics !

Our camps are available from complete beginners to native French speakers.

Summer Camp Location : 399 San Fernando Way, San Francisco, CA 94127 (with Indoor and outdoor spaces, Dance/theatre stage, Art Studio)

Camp highlights : Dance, Yoga, Acrobatics, Theatre, Crafts & French !

 

  • Yoga, Dance (Ballet, Modern Jazz, African Dance..), Acrobatics and Theater classes​

  • Arts and Crafts: Body Tracing, Costumes designing, Clay sculpturing, modeling, painting and more

  • Bilingual environment (French-English for all level) 

  • Final performance at the end of each week    

  • Monday through Friday: 9 a.m to 3 p.m. Extended Care until 4 pm

  • Age : 4 - 10 yo

  • 10 kids per camp : Student Teacher Ratio 4/1.

  • 3 Teachers (Virginie : Dance and Yoga, Tiffanie : Art and Crafts, Marie : Yoga, Acrobatics and Theatre) 

  • Week 1 : June 4 - 8 ; Week 2 : June 11 - 15 ; Week 3 : June 18 - 22 ; Week 4 : June 25 - 29

FANTASY WORLD |   

   

Learn the art of movement and dance. Express yourself through fictional characters by emphasizing the body and the creative mind.  Reinforce the association to dance with the help of different visuals (masks, films, books) and auditory senses (music and instruments).   Each child is encouraged to participate in storytelling and entering an imaginary world. A great camp to learn self-confidence, and to spark creativity in each of their little and ripe minds.

CIRCUS LIFE |     

 

Students will learn to use their bodies and movement to explore the art of comedy and familiarize themselves with certain French and American cartoon characters distinctive humorous traits.  Students will be encouraged to improvise and produce short dance sketches to inspire laughter and comedy. Each child will participate in character development, narrative clowning and learn how to integrate props to bring their characters to life.

WELCOME TO PARIS |   

 

You are NOW in Paris! Every activity will have a strong association to the city of love.  We will select  and incorporate well-known and distinctive landmarks to expose our student to the French culture. Students will participate in musicals, stand up comedies, drama plays, ballet dancing and Tutu Designing. 

YOGA AND MORE 

  

"When I feel small in a world so big, I calm my mind, my body and my breath. I can create and imagine. I am Yoga." (Susan verde in "I am Yoga").

Yoga has no age and is helping children stay grounded, discover themselves, and practice mindfulness. This camp will inspire children to slow down and strike a pose ! Students will participate in partner and Acrobatic Yoga practicing and Body Tracing.

FRENCH TOUCH |   

Students will discover France and its culture and traditions through dance and art. Students will participate in regional dance, yoga, storytelling, clay sculpturing, music and Theater.  They will participate in collaborative games in a fun, safe and non-competitive environment. 

 

 

 

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