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Tech Takeover (Grades 2-4)
Do you enjoy technology? We do, too! Learn the basics of coding and technology while using some awesome robots and games. By the end of the day, campers will experience basic blockly coding and understand computer language a little better!
STEM Learning Goal: Gain an understanding and appreciation of computer sciences. Develop coding skills through basic drag-and-drop blockly based coding.
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JurassiCamp (Grades 2-4)
Bring on the dinosaurs! Learn about dinosaurs from throughout history and create your own new dinosaur!
STEM Learning Goal: Develop an appreciation and understanding of paleontology through hands-on activities and utilizing the “SUE: The rex Experience” exhibit at SCI.
Mad Science (Grades 2-4)
Get ready for some crazy chemistry as we get mad about science! Experience some explosive reactions and some chilling changes.
STEM Learning Goals: Increase knowledge of the three basic states of matter and gain experience with chemical reactions.
MAKE! (Grades 2-4)
Creative campers will explore the design cycle to MAKE their own piece of art! Learn about how engineering and art combine in the maker mentality.
STEM Learning Goal: Using the engineering design process, build creations to expand engineering skills and knowledge of the design process.
SciArt (Grades 5-8)
Learn about the connections between art and science while making some awesome creations! Take ideas from nature while getting to try new techniques and mediums to create your own masterpieces!
STEM Learning Goals: Increase interest and understanding of STEM fields through art. Develop skills through creating chemical and physical reactions.
Code Wars (Grades 5-8)
Bring on the bots! Compete in coding challenges in this day-long tech battle. Don’t know how to code? Don’t worry, we’ll teach you! We will use blockly coding so that, by the end of the day, all campers should have a better idea of how computers communicate!
STEM Learning Goals: Gain an understanding and appreciation of computer sciences. Develop coding skills through basic drag-and-drop blockly based coding, as well as line-by-line based coding.
Jurassic Adventure (Grades 5-8)
Take a deeper dive into the world of dinosaurs. Compare the different species throughout history while learning more about their unique anatomy and behavior.
3D Adventure (Grades 5-8)
How does 3D creation work? Get the opportunity to design your very own 3D model through various mediums. 3D printed models your camper creates will be available within two weeks of the camp.
STEM Learning Goal: Develop ability to use 3D software through hands-on designing and printing. Expand creative and problem-solving skills, creating 3D designs in a computer-based format and implementing projects using various materials.
Digging for Dinosaurs (Pre-K - 1stGrade)
Unearth your imagination as we practice our paleontology! Campers will learn about what a paleontologist does and also get a chance to dig up some "fossils" of their own!
STEM Learning Goals: Increase interest and understanding in paleontology through hands-on activities and utilization of "SUE: The T. rex Experience" exhibit at SCI.
Dinosaur Romp (Pre-K - 1st Grade)
What was it like to be a dinosaur? In this camp, we will find out! We will learn about different dinos, then transform ourselves into them! Try out the dino stomp with your giant feet and swish your long dino tail!
STEM Learning Goal: Increase understanding of dinosaur species through hands-on activities and play.
Icy Art (Pre-K - 1st Grade)
Let’s create! While we learn about things found in the cold, we will create some fun crafts to go along with our learning.
STEM Learning Goal: Increase interest and understanding of STEM fields through creating art using chemical reactions.
Fizz, Bubble and Ooze (Pre-K - 1st Grade)
Get messy in this camp while we learn about the states of matter. Combine hands-on experiments with some ooey-gooey crafts in this camp!
Robot Buddies (Pre-K - 1st Grade)
Robots are so cool! Create your very own “robot” friend, and get to try out some real robots.
STEM Learning Goals: Increase interest in robotics. Gain experience and knowledge with gears, basic coding, engineering and more.
KidsCode! (Pre-K - 1st Grade)
Learn the basics of coding through fun games! Using technology as well as simple games, campers will get to learn how computers “think.”
STEM Learning Goal: Gain an understanding and appreciation of computer science through introductory activities and games.
Snow Day! (Pre-K - 1st Grade)
Snow or no snow, we can play inside and learn about all things arctic!
STEM Learning Goal: Through hands-on activities, increase knowledge in the fields of meteorology and astronomy.
Polar Bears & Penguins(Pre-K - 1st Grade)
Brrr…. How do critters keep warm in chilly weather? Learn about our cold weather friends.
STEM Learning Goal: Increase knowledge and interest in polar bears and various penguin species with non-fiction texts and hands-on activities.