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Fall 2020 Guide: Opportunities for Elementary School Students
See our current list of opportunities for elementary school students below.
DHSP Fall on the Fields Program
–Neighborhood 9 and North Cambridge Riverside Wellington Harrington Mid Cambridge and The Port
This fall the fields will be open for FREE outdoor experiences, we designed around the interests of Cambridge JK-8th graders!
Vampire-O @ Danehy Park
6:30pm – 9pmNorth Cambridge
Join us at Danehy Park for a night of Halloween fun! Teams will travel the park after dark, looking for checkpoints & avoiding the vampire curse.
Virtual LIVE Kids Parkour Classes
Online parkour classes for kids that are designed to take place in the living room, backyard, anywhere that there is a bit of space to move! No special equipment needed.
Club Daybreak offers outdoor Saturday group activities for both children and families, with transportation provided
Kick Start Soccer
Kick Start is a program for kindergartners (4 & 5 year olds as of when the school year starts).
Instructional Hockey introduces girls and boys 4 to 11 years old to the great sport of ice hockey.
Learn To Skate
Learn to Skate introduces children 4 to 9 years old to ice skating.
Virtual Activities: At-Home Orienteering Games
Games that build orienteering skills at home: finding objects with clues; making maps; and creating indoor courses.
STEAM@Home: Make Your Own Basketball Hoop!
Miss basketball? We do too. What can you do when the courts are closed? Tap into your creativity and design your own at home hoop!
STEAM@Home: Flick Your Wrist--Experimenting with Frisbee Throws
What can you make your Frisbee do? Test out each idea in the data sheet and try your own. Keep track of your observations.
VIRTUAL: Cambridge Nature Scavenger Hunts
We've develop scavenger hunts that kids can do outdoors safely with a parent, with social distancing
Virtual Martial Arts Classes
Our online taekwondo classes are modified for workout at home. All you need is a space about as wide as you are tall!
Danehy Park parkrun
Join us every Saturday at 8:45am for a entirely free timed 5k around Danehy Park. First timers brief at 8:50am; run start at 9:00am. Bring your friends, your family and parkrun barcode!
Community Boating Adult Program
Sailing, windsurfing, paddleboarding, and kayaking for adults
Self-Guided Orienteering Activities: Neighborhood Map Courses
To help with your cabin fever, we've created orienteering courses throughout the city of Cambridge to get you and your family outside and moving around. Check out our map courses on our website!
Virtual LIVE Parkour Classes for Teens & Adults
A virtual session that you (plus your family, housemates, pets, children, etc) are welcome to join us for! All ages and abilities welcome!
VIRTUAL: BBBS Community-Based Mentoring Program
This is our traditional program where adult mentors are paired with children ages 7-12, and agree to see each other for 3 hours, a couple of times a month. Matches and meetings will happen virtually.
Learn to Play Hockey -- for Girls!
Hockey is a great sport for girls!
Second Grade Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety Unit
The Safe Routes to School program offers a Pedestrian & Bicycle Safety Unit to all 2nd grade students in Cambridge Public Schools.
Sixth Grade Advanced On-Bike Training
The Safe Routes to School program utilizes a city-owned fleet of child specific bikes to offer on-bike training to all 6th grade students in Cambridge Public Schools.
CRLS Orienteering Team
If you're a high school runner, come try the CRLS orienteering team!
Cambridge Family Microsoccer - Fall 2020
Microsoccer is a soccer program for 4-6 year-olds, which normally take place at Raymond Park every Saturday morning during the season.
Free fencing class for kids 6 and over
A fun introduction to the Olympic sport of fencing, for 6 to 12 years old! Fencing games of speed and agility warm up children, continued by basic stances, lunges, target practice and fencing fun!
Universal Access Program
Sailing for individuals with who may need special attention, assistance, or adaptive equipment