Children’s House Summer 2020


June 22 through August 21  –  Full-day – 8:30 – 3:00  |  Half-day 8:30 – 11:30

Children's House Program and Sessions

Dates Details
June 22 - June 26 Summer Days
Join us as we jump into summer with fun outdoor activities, arts & crafts, gardening, and water play!
June 29 - July 2 (Closed July 3) Grow your Garden
Children will participate in Thacher's Community garden, visit the Wakefield Estate, and grow a plant of their own.
July 6 - July 10 Fun with Food
Get your taste buds ready for a culinary experience full of sweet and savory flavors. Children will learn how to cook a variety of recipes to enjoy.
July 13 - July 17 Move and Groove
Stretch, shake, flex, and groove! Children will participate in all forms of movement, such as yoga and dance.
July 20 - July 24 Science
The world of science is a fascinating one! We will be conducting a variety of exciting experiments where we will test the effects of gravity, volume, magnetism, and temperature.
July 27 - July 31 Creative Arts
A week full of creativity as we explore art with different materials. Clay, paint, fabric, and pastels are a few of the mediums that children will use to create unique pieces.
August 3 - August 7 Animal Kingdom
From fish to mammals, join us as we learn about the animals of planet earth. There will be a visit from Rainforest Reptile Shows later in the week.
August 10 - August 14 Travel the World
Join us as we explore the seven continents. This fun trip around the world will introduce children to different countries, cultures, music, and more!
August 17 - August 21 Welcome to Thacher
As the summer comes to a close, this week will be an excellent transition to the 2020-2021 school year. Children will have an opportunity to familiarize themselves with the Montessori materials and classroom environment.


Dates Details
June 22 through August 21 Program Cost
Half-day – $250/week
Full-day – $400/week
(All nine weeks) Half-day – $2,000
(All nine weeks) Full-day – $3,200
Early Morning Care – $50/week
After Care – $100/week

Before & after care available for all summer programs:

Thacher offers before and after care for all summer programs.

7:30 – 8:30 am – $50 per week
3:00 – 5:00 pm – $100 per week

Please contact Kristin Drozek or call 617-361-2522 ext. 12 with any questions.