WEEK 2, DAY 5: Super You Day!

On Day 5, Super You Day, families are invited to join in the fun as campers review what they’ve learned during the week and celebrate their accomplishments.

Click on the links below to access an overview of the Day 5 activities, the Day 5 materials list, instructions for each activity (including related PDFs), take-home worksheets, and links to the related episode and computer game.



Day 5 Syllabus
The schedule and overview of activities for Week 2, Day 5 (Super You Day!)
  • Syllabus (PDF)



Day 5 Materials
A list of the materials needed for Week 2, Day 5 of camp.
  • Materials (PDF)



Introduction to Super You Day
Campers welcome their guests and prepare to show what they’ve done during the week. The teacher tells everyone about the day’s activities and encourages guests to participate.
  • Name Tags, Images of the Super Readers (PDF)



Interactive Viewing: “Hansel and Gretel: A Healthy Adventure” / Transform into Superheroes
Campers and their guests watch the SUPER WHY episode “SUPER WHY and Hansel and Gretel: A Healthy Adventure.” They then transform into Super Readers to get ready for the day’s activities. Download or stream the episode using the link below.
  • All 4 Character Masks (PDF)
  • “Hansel and Gretel: A Healthy Adventure” Episode (Download - Right Click and Save As | View)





Previous Days Review
The group reviews the literacy skills learned during the week.
  • Letter Cards, –AKE Word Family Cards, Word Pair Cards: fruits and vegetables, soda and gumdrops, monkeys and lions (PDF)



Computer Time: SUPER WHY Story Book Creator
The whole class plays the SUPER WHY Story Book Creator computer game. Campers take turns picking out new words to create their own version of “Hansel and Gretel: A Healthy Adventure” story.
  • Instructions (PDF)
  • Super Why’s Storybook Creator online game (Play!)



Literacy Games: Choice #1 & #2
Campers invite their guests to join them in playing two of their favorite games from the week. Choose from the following games. (Try to choose two games that were introduced on different days of the week, so that each game will have a different skill focus.)
  • Alpha Pig Band - Day 1 (PDF)
  • Alpha Pig Road Game - Day 1 (PDF)
  • Pass the Pepper Game - Day 2 (PDF)
  • All Across the –ake Lake Game - Day 2 (PDF)
  • Pin The Princess On The Letter Game - Day 3 (PDF)
  • Princess Ping Pong Pitch - Day 3 (PDF)
  • “Be” Healthy Game - Day 4 (PDF)
  • Musical Chairs - Day 4 (PDF)



Craft Activity: My Healthy Snack Book and Find Super Letters
Campers and their guests make and decorate covers for the Healthy Snacks Books that campers have been making pages for during the week.
  • Wonder Red, Healthy Snack Book: Cover and Recipies (PDF)



Closing/Snapshot
To close out the week, campers pose with a SUPER WHY costume character or standee and have their pictures taken. Everyone sings the Alphabet Song and the Hip Hip Hurray song, and campers receive SUPER WHY certificates congratulating them on all they’ve learned during Week 2 of Reading Camp.
  • SUPER WHY Reading Camps Completion
    • Directions (PDF)
    • Certficate (PDF)



All of Day 5
Print all the Day 5 materials described in the links above.

Additional Resources:

PBS Teachers PBS Raising Readers PBS Parents