WHAT IS SPECIALTY CAMP?
Most of the day will be spent in your camper’s specialty focus. For the rest of the day, all campers will experience a daily dose of fun, enriching traditional camp activities such as arts and crafts, swimming, sports, and each specialty camper will go on a field trip. (Some exceptions will apply).
WHO IS SPECIALTY CAMP FOR?
Youth grades K-5 who have an interest in developing specific skills and making friends.
WHAT IS DONE IN EACH CAMP?
Each camp will offer the following: pool time or water activity, lunch, snack, games, and free time.
Campers are grouped by the grade they are entering in August 2017.
Group 1: Entering 1st – Entering 3rd grade
Group 2: Entering 4th – Entering 6th grade
TO INFINITY AND BEYOND!
3-2-1 Blast off! Campers will explore physics, aeronautics, rocketry and beyond with this project-based STEM Summer Camp. Campers will learn the dynamics of force and propulsion by building their very own rockets. In addition to blasting off their rockets, campers will also experience a trip to Kennedy Space Center where they can be astronauts – in – training, go inside of real rockets and see what it would be like in outer space!
BRICKS 4 KIDZ
This intense LEGO-design camp is for the extreme LEGO camper. Campers will learn how to craft, build and construct different LEGO structures, through exciting games and instruction. Campers will end the week with the ultimate trip to LEGOLAND.
ALL ABOUT ANIMALS
It’s time for your camper to discover the animal kingdom, hands-on! Campers will learn all about different species of animals and what their habits are. They will explore animals through crafts and themed activities to uncover mysteries of the animal world. In addition campers will travel to Sea World for hands-on encounters, thrilling rides and exhibits. Children who love animals, will love this camp.
INTRO TO ROBOTICS
Join us for a week of excitement with amazing robots! In this fun and hands-on camp, learn about the uses of robots in our world and spend time experimenting with super cool, red-hot robots. Experiment with sound sensing robots, line-tracking robots, programmable robots, and even robots that purr! Discover the science of circuits and how robots use sensors to explore things around them. Campers will even make their own mini robots to take home!
Creative Contraption Warning! This is a camp designed by you—the Inventor! Each day you’ll be given a series of challenges which must be overcome using basic materials, simple machines, tips from world famous inventors and the most important thing of all – your mind. With a little bit of ingenuity you’ll construct catapults and forts and then lay siege, fabricate a winning Egg Drop design, construct a dancing robot, and assemble a working light saber to take home. This camp includes a trip to the Orlando Science Center where campers will get to check out other fun inventions!
Try out our fun and exciting cooking camp! Each camper learns the basics of cooking, meal planning and dining etiquette. They end their incredible culinary experience by preparing a three-course meal for their families. Get ready for this exciting kitchen adventure. This camp will have field trips to local restaurants during the week.
ROBOTICS AND CODING
Use your robotics knowledge to become a master programmer! We’ll be using Dot and Dash robots, along with Ozobots to learn about robotics and coding. We’ll put our robots to the test by programming them to perform all sorts of tasks! Campers will go on a trip to the Orlando Science Center to explore what they have learned. This camp is adaptable to all levels, so beginners and experts can all have a blast!
Let your inner artist shine! Campers will use a variety of creative techniques to create daily masterpieces and memories. At the end of the week, families will be welcomed to come in for a gallery showing of the camper’s art work. Campers will enjoy a trip to the Orlando Museum of Art or Crayola Experience.
These young entrepreneurs learn about marketing, product testing, and small business plans during this week of camp. Your campers will have the chance to take a trip to Microsoft, present their business idea and experience the backstage tour of how Microsoft business leaders found success.
SUPER SPY ACADEMY
The Mad Science Spy Academy is in session! Uncover the science involved in evidence gathering and analysis. Become a super sleuth and learn clever ways of performing tasks in this hands-on view of the science that spies use. From decoding messages to metal detectors and night vision, campers will have the opportunity to check out spy equipment and discover technology tools of detection! Campers will put their spy skills to the test with a trip to Escapology.