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Does Unstructured Play Belong at Summer Camp?

January 9th, 2012 · 4 Comments · Activities and Programming

Summer camp directors have long since known the benefits of summer camp on a child’s development. New research on the benefits of non-directed play have finally caught up with what camp professionals have known all along. Stuart Brown, in his Ted Talk, says play is more than just fun. On many occasions I have to […]

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Camp Songs from Opening Session at the American Camp Association National Conference 2010

February 16th, 2010 · No Comments · ACA, Activities and Programming, Video

Here are a couple of videos I took using Qik.com live video streaming.  The kids did a great job teaching us some new camp songs. These may be songs you can use at camp.  If you find the lyrics – post them in the comments. Do you have links to any summer camp song videos? […]

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