Discovery Camp

Bell Shoals Baptist Academy

Welcome to Discovery Camp

Discovery Camp is our exciting summer program for preschool through 8th grade.  We have half and full day camp available and each week we have an exciting new theme.  Discovery Camp is open to all BSBA students who are rising preschool 4 through rising 8th grade.

Dates of Operation

Monday, June 4 - Friday, August 3, 2017
       Closed July 4th (Independence Day)
       Closed July 15-19 (VBS Week)

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday
       Half Day:  7:30am - Noon
       Full Day:  7:30am - 6:00pm   

Discovery Camp Fees

Registration Fee:  $25.00
Half Day:  $165.00 per week
Full Day:  $225.00 per week

June 3-7 GAME ON!

Game On! Our Scouts (Rising4’s - K) and Pathfinders (Rising 1st. - 8th grade) will all engage in developing athletic skills, confidence and sportsmanship with our diverse games and challenges. See you in the gym!

June 10-14 LEGOMANIA

Legomania Our Scouts (Rising 4’s- K) and Pathfinders (Rising 1st- 8th grade) will focus on their building skills. We will stack, build, create and let’s be honest – knock-down Legos this week. Our Scouts will be knee deep in Lego building and Lego related crafts. For our Pathfinders If you dream of being a future architect, engineer or are simply creative – this is the camp for you! We will all bring our creations together to build a town at the end of the week.

June 17-21 Its a Small World/Once Upon a Time

It’s a Small World Your Scout (Rising 4’s - K) will partake in dramatic play when they immerse themselves into a world of adventure and fantasy. They will transform themselves into different imaginary roles such as superheroes, knights, princesses, citizens from our community and Disney characters.

 Once Upon a Time  Our Pathfinders (Rising 1st. – 8th grade) will explore the world of Disney like never before. Students will learn the history behind the Disney empire, learn to draw characters, sign songs, make one-of-a-kind crafts and much much more.

June 24-28 Kid's Kitchen

Kid’s Kitchen Our Scouts (Rising 4’s- K) and Pathfinders (Rising 1st- 8th grade) will focus on culinary skills. Our campers will make appetizers, entrees and desserts from all around the world! Bon appétit! 

July 1-5  Silly Science/Super Science

Silly Science It’s ooey! It’s gooey! It’s silly Science! Our Scouts (Rising 4’s -K) will have a compact week of experiments and concoctions for the mad scientist in them.

Super Science Attention all Pathfinders (Rising 1st – 8th grade)! Put on your protective gear because this is a fun filled week of wacky hands- on experiments. Our kids won’t want this week to end!


July 8-12 Rainbow Splash/Artful Antics

Rainbow Splash Somewhere over the rainbow way up high is where our Scouts (Rising 4’s - K) are taking colors this week! A different primary color will be emphasized each day through foods, nature, animals and objects. After this week, our campers will see the world in living colors.

Artful Antics Our Pathfinders (Rising 1st – 8th grade) will explore multiple mediums and materials. God’s nature is our inspiration! All of our artwork will be on display on Friday in our very own “Art Show.”

July 22-26
Discovering Dinosaurs, Prelude to Kindergarten, and Space is the Place

Discovering Dinosaurs Our Scouts (Rising 4’s only) will go back in time! They will learn the when’s, how’s and why’s about dinosaurs. They will use their 5 senses for 5 days to learn about these amazing creatures.

Prelude to Kindergarten (Rising K only) One of our very own BSBA teachers will introduce essential concepts and reinforce the basics of Kindergarten to our Rising K students. Kids will learn routines unique to our academy and become familiar with our campus. This camp is a must!

Space is the Place Our Pathfinders (Rising 1st-8th grade) will explore the vast world above us from comets to galaxies! Each day will be a new expedition with a focus on NASA.


July 29-Aug. 2 Wild Week

Wild Week Our campers (Rising 4’s – 8th grade) will go on Scavenger Hunts, have a Water Day, Field Day, Carnival Day with a Bouncy House on site and much more! 

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register for additional weeks

*register for additional weeks only after you have registered with the first link.

printable camp theme weeks

For complete details about the camp themes, registration due dates, and forms download the Registration Packet.  This packet is full of essential information and also a few forms which need to be returned as soon as possible to complete your child’s registration. Please take a few minutes to look over everything carefully.

  • Registration Form (Complete and return one per child)
  • Guideline Acknowledgement Form (Complete and return one per family)
  • Camp Guidelines
  • Weekly Themes and Descriptions of Activities

If you have any specific questions or concerns prior to your child’s first day of camp, please contact the camp director, Holly Taylor.  We are looking forward to a fun-filled summer of new adventures and friendships in the light of God’s love and grace.

Discovery Camp
813-689-9183 ext 289