Sport in a Bag Summer Camp
“To foster social competence among youth through their involvement in sport, fitness, and educational activities.”
What We Teach
Ages Served: 5 – 14 (8th grade)
SETS – Self-control, Effort, Teamwork & Social Responsibility
Importance of Daily Physical Activity
Introductory individual sport technique & strategy
How We Do It
6 Week Summer Camp
Youth participate in 7 sports: basketball, dance, football, general fitness/strength, soccer, yoga and Zumba. These videos are recorded and available to youth on demand.
Bi-weekly Chalk Talk Lessons
Play-based social skills curriculum which teaches youth self-control, effort, teamwork and social responsibility (SETS). These sessions are completed via Zoom with a live instructor.
Weakly Health Lessons
Play-based health curriculum which teaches youth the importance of proper nutrition, physical activity, and mental health skills to be a successful athlete.
Weekly Celebrity Q&As
As a reward for youth participation, youth are invited to participate in weekly question and answer sessions with former and current OSU athletes and local sport stars.
Weekly Parent/Guardian Support Sessions
Youth are rewarded for the virtual participation and receive incentives such as OSU hats, water bottles, and shirts for the completion of program activities.
Youth pick-up camp sports equipment at local community sites every two weeks.