Camp SICSA Humane Education Programs
Mini Camps are 1.5 hour Humane Education programs for PreK-8th grade students that teaches empathy, respect, kindness and responsibility toward animals. The mini camps are great for school, youth, or scout groups.
Schedule Your Mini Camp
To schedule a camp contact Kira (pictured right) by email firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 294-6505 extension 24.
What is included?
All mini camps are about 90 minutes and include a tour of SICSA's adoption center, a visit in the cat room and puppy town and “chosen” theme activity. Each group also receives a hardcover book to reinforce humane concepts learned at Camp SICSA for their classroom. The 2012-2013 school year's book is “Let’s Get a Pup!” Said Kate by Bob Graham.
Mini Camp Fees
Camps are $6 a student with a $60 minimum. For all Mini Camps booked after May 1st, 2012, a $60 non-refundable deposit is due at the time of booking. This fee is applicable towards the final cost of your Mini Camp.
Choose Your Mini Camp
Tots and Tales PreK-2nd Grade
Children will learn how to interact appropriately with pets and learn basic pet care including a visit with SICSA pup or cat. Book List
Service Project Camp K-8th Grade
Students will choose a pet and make an “adopt me” poster that can be displayed at school or businesses to help a homeless pet find their new home.
SICSA Science 3rd – 8th Grade
Students will see real life science and learn more about the science of caring for animals at SICSA. Children will also have a visit with SICSA puppies or kittens. Scouts will be eligible for their Pet Care Badge.
Classroom Paw-Pack TO GO
SICSA's Humane Educator will come to a classroom with puppies or kittens for a presentation about SICSA and deliver a paw-pack of humane education materials for the classroom to keep.
Here is what your pack includes:
- The book: It's Raining Cats and Cats by Jeanne Prevost with readers theatre scripts for the book.
- The book: "Let's Get a Pup!"Said Kate by Bob Graham with a lesson plan called, Are You Ready for a Dog?
- SICSA bookmarks
- Adopt a class certificate from SICSA
- Paw-pack booklist poster of humane education books
To schedule a Paw-Pack email email@example.com or call Kira at 294-6505 extension 24.
The Classroom Pack To Go is a $100 donation and is scheduled Monday-Friday between 10am-2pm for the kitten/puppy visit and delivery of paw-pack. To get a first hand look at SICSA, a Skype question and answer session can be scheduled at the same time or a different day or time.