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Homeschooling Help!

Homeschooling Help!

For many of us, one of the biggest challenges in having our kids home full-time during this pandemic is finding ourselves in the role of homeschooling parent. Audrey "Sunshine" Monke, GAC's Chief Visionary Officer, has compiled some resources to help. To view the videos and access the resources, click on the links below.

Would you like some resources? 

Creative ideas for parents of younger kids (preschool-early elementary) from GAC Camp Director Alison Moeschberger

Homeschool strategies from an experienced homeschool parent (all ages, but many resources for kids through middle school)

 

On her website (Sunshine Parenting) and her podcast, Sunshine is sharing many resources to encourage and support parents during this pandemic. To access those resources, sign up to receive her weekly emails or subscribe to her podcast.

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Virtual GAC Events 3/30- 4/3

Virtual GAC Events 3/30- 4/3

We have loved getting to support our campers, staff, and parents as we navigate these times of social distancing, and we hope you will join us for some more online GAC community time that we have planned! We will take this opportunity to encourage fun, friendship, and growth. Virtual GAC Events This Week, 3/30 - 4/3 Monday, March 30, Wednesday, April 1, and Friday, April 3 at 4pm PT - Afternoon Assembly We invite campers (and you if you’re interested!) to join us at 4pm for our GAC Afternoon Assembly! Join us on Facebook Live or Zoom (check your email or contact us for link). Tuesday, March 31 & Thursday, April 2 at 4pm PT - Virtual Campfires Campers are invited to join us for “virtual campfires,” hosted by GAC staff. These will be held in private Zoom meeting rooms and will not be streamed on Facebook. The links to the virtual campfires will be sent via email. Please do not share these links with people outside our GAC community. We recognize how difficult this time is for all of us. It is our hope that by offering virtual events for our camp community, we can bring some fun and connection to a challenging time!

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Virtual GAC Events 3/23 – 3/27

Virtual GAC Events 3/23 – 3/27

We want to support our campers, staff, and parents as we navigate these times of social distancing, and we hope you will join us for some online GAC community time we have planned this month! We will take this opportunity to encourage fun, friendship, and growth. Virtual GAC Events This Week, 3/23 - 3/27 Monday, March 23 and Wednesday, March 25 at 4pm PT - Afternoon Assembly We invite campers (and you if you’re interested!) to join us at 4pm for our GAC Afternoon Assembly! Join us on Facebook or Zoom. Tuesday, March 24 & Thursday, March 26 at 4pm PT - Virtual Campfires Campers are invited to join us for “virtual campfires,” hosted by GAC staff. These will be held in private Zoom meeting rooms and will not be streamed on Facebook. The links to the virtual campfires will be sent via email. Please do not share these links with people outside our GAC community. The link to the virtual campfire was sent to camp parents via email. Wednesday, March 25 at 1pm PT - Parent Virtual Campfire This will be a time to get to know each other, share how family life is going, and encourage each other. We’ll introduce ourselves, share highs and lows, and share ideas and encouragement. Friday, March 27 at 4pm PT - Big Campfire Record yourself or your family singing a song, performing a skit, reciting some haikus, or whatever you want! Email it to us (mail@goldarrowcamp.com) by Wednesday, March 25 and we’ll put ... Read more

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Virtual GAC Events 3/16 – 3/20

Virtual GAC Events 3/16 – 3/20

We want to support our campers, staff, and parents as we navigate these times of social distancing, and we hope you will join us for some online GAC community time we have planned this month! We will take this opportunity to encourage fun, friendship, and growth. Virtual GAC Events This Week, 3/16 - 3/20 Today, March 16 (and Wednesday, March 18 & Friday, March 20) at 4pm PT - Afternoon Assembly We invite campers (and you if you’re interested!) to join us this afternoon (March 16) at 4pm for our first GAC Afternoon Assembly! Join us on Facebook or Zoom. Tuesday, March 17 & Thursday, March 19 at 4pm PT - Virtual Campfires Campers are invited to join us for “virtual campfires,” hosted by GAC staff. These will be held in private Zoom meeting rooms and will not be streamed on Facebook. The links to the virtual campfires will be sent via email. Please do not share these links with people outside our GAC community. Wednesday, March 18 at 10am PT We invite parents to join Audrey “Sunshine” Monke for a free webinar this Wednesday. She and Sara Kuljis will be sharing ideas for how to create reassurance, connection, and growth for our kids during this extra, unstructured time they are at home with us. If you are unable to attend the webinar live, register and you will be sent the recorded video as well as PDF resources. For more information and to register, click here:  “Creating Structure, Fun, & ... Read more

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