2022 Summer Math Camp (West)

Our Baa Hózhó Summer Camp took place May 31 – June 9, 2022.

This camp was for students in grades 6 – 12.
Send an email to navajomath@gmail.com if you have questions.

This is a video about our camp! (We will post the version with the sound-track in a few days.)



See the generic admission letter for information about the PUSD summer bus routes.

See our Camp Staff here

See our Camp Activities here

Read the Letter about campout here

The page for the associated teacher workshop is here

See our camp math activities here.

Camp Schedule (adjustments still possible)

May 31:

7:45-Shannon and Jessica pick up students at the High School Cafeteria
*Sign in sheet and name tags

8:00-8:45- Arrive at CCC-Henry Fowler-Welcome and introductions of Camp Staff. Camp Kickoff Ceremony. Human Chain-David

8:45-9:10-Welcome and Ice Breaker/Team Building Activities-Shannon

9:15-10:45- Split into two teams. Balloon Numbers (Dave), Hogan (Henry)

10:45-Walk over to PUSD Cafeteria for lunch
11:00-11:30-Lunch-Grab lunch/eat at cafeteria. Walk back to Campus. *Jessica, Shannon, Math Staff.

11:45-1:15-Teams switch and explore the other math activity. Hogan (Henry), Balloon Numbers (Dave)

1:15-2:15-Cultural or Physical activity-What’s in our area?-Walk the rim trail, view the frisbee golf course. More Team Building activities-Shannon *Team Flags

2:15-3:15- Puzzle Introductions (Danya, Lincoln, Alex) Think about puzzles, play games, get ready to head home.

3:15-Clean up

3:30-Students will be picked up and depart from CCC. The bus will pick students up from the parking lot.


June 1:

7:45-Shannon and Jessica will head over to pick up students at the High School Cafeteria
*Sign in sheet and name tags

8:00-8:45- arrive at CCC, play with puzzles and math games, look at wrangle problems.

8:45-9:15 Frisbee Golf Intro Shannon (This seems short DA added time, can start as soon as students arrive)

9:15-10:45 Grid Luck (Pam), Tile Trouble (Matthias and Alex)

10:45-Walk over to PUSD Cafeteria for lunch
11:00-11:30-Lunch-Grab lunch/eat at cafeteria. Walk back to Campus..

11:45-1:15 Tile Trouble (Matthias and Alex), Grid Luck (Pam)

1:15-2:15-Team Building Activities-Jessica and More Frisbee Golf

2:15-3:15-Think about puzzles, play games, get ready to head home.

3:15-Clean up

3:30-Students will be picked up and depart from CCC. The bus will pick students up from the parking lot.


June 2:

7:45-Shannon and Jessica will head over to pick up students at the High School Cafeteria
*Sign in sheet and name tags
8:00-8:45- arrive at CCC, play with puzzles and math games, look at wrangle problems.

8:45-9:15-Cultural or Physical Activity-Shannon and Jessica

9:15-10:45 Sierpinski (Matthias), Rubic’s Cat (Alex, Diane and Dave)

10:45-Walk over to PUSD Cafeteria for lunch
11:00-11:30-Lunch-Grab lunch/eat at cafeteria.

11:45-1:15 Rubic’s Cat (Alex, Diane and Dave), Sierpinski (Matthias)

1:15-2:15-Cultural or Physical activity-Nizhoni

2:15-3:15-Think about puzzles, play games, get ready to head home.

3:15-Clean up

3:30-Students will be picked up and depart from CCC. The bus will pick students up from the parking lot.

June 3

7:45-Shannon and Jessica will head over to pick up students at the High School Cafeteria
*Sign in sheet and name tags
8:00-8:45- Divide into teams prepare wrangle problems.

8:45-10:00 Math Wrangle

10:00-10:45 Physical or Cultural Activity-Shannon

10:45-Walk over to PUSD Cafeteria for lunch
11:00-11:30-Lunch-Grab lunch/eat at cafeteria.

11:45-1:15- Role Model: Darren Harvey

1:15-2:15-Cultural or Physical activity-Hailei Joe

2:15-3:15-Think about puzzles, play games, get ready to head home.

3:15-Clean up

3:30-Load up vans to Head to Fowler Cow Springs Ranch.
Arrive at Cow Springs at 4:45 – 5:00 PM (MST)
Camping Trip-Overnight
Contact: David Auckly, 785-473-0273

Math Scavenger Hunt (Dianne)
Capture the Flag
Campfire/Traditional Ghost Stories (Dawnlei), Smores

June 3, 2022-
Pick up at 3:30 PM (MST) at CCC
at (location)

June 4:
Pick up at 10:30 AM (MST) in Cow Springs at (location)
Take students home via established summer bus routes


June 6:

7:45-Lincoln and Dawnlei will head over to pick up students at the High School Cafeteria.
Bring to tennis courts.

8:05 Lynden and Danya will walk students to Tennis Courts

8:15-9:00-Physical Activity – Dodgeball

9:00-9:15- arrive at CCC, play with puzzles and math games.

9:15-10:45- Wallpaper (Dave) Entire group

10:45-Walk over to PUSD Cafeteria for lunch
11:00-11:30-Lunch-Grab lunch/eat at cafeteria.

11:45-1:15- Role Model: Charmayne Seaton

1:15-2:15-Cultural activity Dawnlei

2:15-3:15-Think about puzzles, play games, get ready to head home.

3:15-Clean up

3:30-Students will be picked up and depart from CCC. The bus will pick students up from the parking lot.


June 7

7:45-Shannon and Jessica will head over to pick up students at the High School Cafeteria
*Sign in sheet and name tags

8:00-8:45- arrive at CCC, play with puzzles and math games, look at wrangle problems.

8:45-9:15-Physical or Cultural Activity-Hailei and Nizhoni

9:15-10:45- Math Magic (Dave and Lynden), Mastermind Crypto (Kim)

10:45-Walk over to PUSD Cafeteria for lunch
11:00-11:30-Lunch-Grab lunch/eat at cafeteria.

11:45-12:45- Cultural or Physical activity-Jessica

12:45-2:15- Mastermind Crypto (Kim), Math Magic (Dave and Lynden)

2:15-3:15-Think about puzzles, play games, get ready to head home.

3:15-Clean up

3:30-Students will be picked up and depart from CCC. The bus will pick students up from the parking lot.


June 8:

7:45-Shannon and Jessica will head over to pick up students at the High School Cafeteria

8:00-8:45- arrive at CCC, play with puzzles and math games, look at wrangle problems.

8:45-9:15-Physical or Cultural Activity-Shannon and Hailei

9:15-10:45 Watermelon, Pizza Math (Anna Wold), Travel with Wolves and Sheep (Kim)

10:45-Walk over to PUSD Cafeteria for lunch
11:00-11:30-Lunch-Grab lunch/eat at cafeteria.

11:45-12:45 Think about puzzles, play games, wrangle problems

12:45-2:15- Travel with Wolves and Sheep (Kim), Watermelon, Pizza Math (Anna Wold)

2:15-3:15-,Waterfight-Shannon, Nizhoni, Jessica

3:15-Clean up get ready to head home.

3:30-Students will be picked up and depart from CCC. The bus will pick students up from the parking lot.


June 9:

7:45-Shannon and Jessica will head over to pick up students at the High School Cafeteria
*Sign in sheet and name tags
8:00-8:45- Divide into teams prepare wrangle problems.

8:45-10:00 Math Wrangle

10:00-10:45 Physical or Cultural Activity-Shannon

10:45-Walk over to PUSD Cafeteria for lunch
11:00-11:30-Lunch-Grab lunch/eat at cafeteria.

11:45-1:15- Capture the flag

1:15-3:15-Closing Ceremony and Celebration (Photo/Video slideshow, Certificates, Light Refreshments, Family is invited! Do we have room?)

3:15-Clean up

Camp Partners

We recognize funding from the National Science Foundation, the American Math Society, the Mathematical Association of America, Kansas State University, Ft Lewis College, San Juan College as well as several private donors.