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Camp Deep Space

Cost: $275/week

Camp Deep Space takes campers to the edge of the universe on a mission to make a distant planet habitable for humans using LEGO® Mindstorms® NXT kits. Our videos and animations help campers build and learn programming, tackle building challenges, and hone their robotic and project planning skills. Science factoids are interspersed throughout, accompanying engineering design activities tied into space exploration. Camp Deep Space’s curriculum has been developed by Carnegie Mellon University’s Robot Academy. Campers will work in teams to complete their missions. As an extra bonus, campers construct and launch two of their very own Estes® Rockets. Campers will take their rockets home with them. Parents are invited to join us on Friday’s Family Day to view their child’s rocket launch.

We are on our way to the final frontier!

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Camp Robot Inventor

Cost: $275/week plus $35 Lab Fee

Campers will learn about the Science of Robotics with information on famous inventors, major innovations, and breakthroughs and advances in robot history. Newton's Laws will be emphasized all week and each camper will receive three Robot Kits to work on. Campers will be able to take home their remote controlled robots!

We will be featuring our 3-in-1 All Terrain Robot kit and the Transforming Solar Space Fleet. In addition to these projects campers will be learning how to solder with our "Blinky Bot" soldering project. These are skills, which are a must for anyone taking courses in robotics or electronics.

The 3-in-1 All Terrain Robot is a multi-function tracked mobile robotic kit. Utilize different track modules and make your robot transform into 3 amazing variations: the forklift, rover, and gripper. Using the wired controller, command the robot to move forward, backward, turn, grip and lift.

The Solar Space Fleet Kit is an innovative solar powered science kit that can transform into seven different lunar modules and energized via direct sunlight or micro rechargeable battery.

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Camp Special Effects

Cost: $275/week

One of our most popular camps!! In our Special Effects camp; campers learn the science behind Hollywood's special effects. Activities will demonstate concepts related to light, sound, perception, illusion, and set building. Campers will also learn various special effect make-up techniques working with the same materials used by professional make-up artists to simulate cuts, bruises, artificial blood, and old age. Is there a future movie director living in your house? Students will WORK IN GROUPS OF TWO while designing their stop-motion films - please make sure to let your child know they will work with a partner while designing their stop-motion creations. We'll also learn about green screens as we write scripts and act out our own newscast!

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Camp Emergency Medicine

Cost: $275/week

Campers learn about important life saving techniques including first aid and CPR. Explore the structures and physiology of the amazing human body. Career opportunities are discussed as campers meet a real nursing professional (depending on availability). Each camper will receive a stethoscope and certificate at the end of the week.

Sample Topics:
Germ theory of disease, fevers and bacteria, using medical instruments, triage and diagnosis, blood pressure, and more!

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Camp CSI – Forensics

Cost: $275/week

Calling all future Crime Scene Investigators! Campers will learn how law enforcement professional solve crimes and analyze evidence. We'll use the tools used in the field to collect evidence from our mock crime scenes. Campers will learn how a crime is actually solved and learn how Biology, Chemistry and Physics plays a major role in the investigation! Campers use microscopes to analyze fibers, use facial composite software, and more!

Sample Projects:
Blood Analysis; Fiber, Handwriting, Fingerprinting, and DNA Analysis!

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Camp Game Developer

Cost: $275/week

Unleash your child's imagination as they learn to code with both click-and-drag and text-based programming languages! Campers, ages 9-12, will learn to create video games with just a click of a mouse, while also learning the "logic" of coding. Campers design several uniquely playable games without needing any programming knowledge or prior artistic skills.

Sample Topics:
Elements of Game Design, SCRATCH & Stencyl Programming, Coding in Python, and much more!

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Camp Emergency Vet

Cost: $275/week

One of our most popular camps! This camp is a young person’s ticket to the world of Veterinary Medicine. Our lessons will give young vets an opportunity to look into the exciting careers of real veterinarians, and allow them to be involved in related hands-on activities and experiments. Each camper will receive his or her very own medical kit. *Campers are NOT to bring their own pets to camp*

Sample Topics:
Sheep heart dissection, DNA extraction, Clinical procedure, Diseases and Parasites, First Aid, Dental care, and much more!

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Camp Chef Scientific

Cost: $275/week plus $35 Lab Fee

Lots of NEW, delicious recipes this year! Our camp chefs will explore basic kitchen safety, learn to take proper measurements while cooking, and will learn the science behind cooking! Chefs will make their own recipes and take home extras to share with their families when available. This is a course for beginning "Chefs", and will include a variety of breakfast, dessert, and party recipes. With supervision from our camp counselors, campers will use ovens, hotplates, blenders, and more as they prepare their dishes. *If your child has dietary restrictions or allergies please include that information on your online registration form*

Sample Topics:
Homemade Ice Cream, Extract Iron from Cereal, Homemade Pretzels, Rock Candy Experiment, and much more!

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