2013 Summer Day Camp Descriptions and Dates

Motorized Simple Machines

Ages 6 - 8
July 1 -5 ($240) and July 29 -August 2($300)

This camp gives kids wide-ranging tools for exploring simple machines with LEGO®, while adding the fun, exciting, more complex concept of motorization. We will also start to explore the world of computer programming with our creations!

FIRST Invention Challenge - Beginner

Ages 9 - 14 ($300)
June 24 - 28 and August 5 - 9 ($300)

Campers looking for an introduction to the LEGO® Mindstorms® system will design, build, and program autonomous robots to explore challenges with real-world applications. Campers will have the honor of trying out the upcoming FIRST® LEGO® League (FLL®) NATURE'S FURYSM challenge before it’s revealed to teams.

FIRST Invention Challenge - Advanced

Ages 9 - 14 ($300)
July 8 -12 and August 12-16

Campers experienced with the LEGO® Mindstorms® system will use complex design and programming methods to create autonomous robots that explore challenges with real world applications. Campers will have the honor of trying out the upcoming FIRST®LEGO® League (FLL®) NATURE'S FURYSM Challenge before it’s revealed to teams.

Robots, Robots, Robots

Ages 12 - 15 ($300)
July 15 - 19 and July 22 - 26

This camp uses the FIRST® Tech Challenge (FTC®) robot platform. Campers will use the Tetrix™ building system for hands-on problem solving and fun while mastering this year’s FTC challenge, RING IT UP!SM