STEM Camp 2018- Grades 6-12


STEM Camp 2018- Grades 6-12
Date/Time
Registration Begins
10/27/2017
Last Day To Register
4/13/2018 11:00 PM
Location
411 Unquity Road
Milton, MA 02186, US
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STEM CAMP 2018

Grades 6-12

 

April 16th– April 20th 2018

Week-long Day Camp

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Older scientists, boys and girls in the 6th through 12th grade, will choose a pathway themed around STEM activities including field trips, visits from scientists and engineers and hands-on projects. Scouts will earn the corresponding merit badges. Pathway choices are:

Introduction to Robotics: SOLD OUT Pathway includes introduction to robotics using lego Mindstorm kits, a field trip to iRobot, instruction by a high school robotics team & a chance to earn the Robotics Merit Badge

Advanced Robotics: Pathway includes instruction by scientists within the field, a field trip to Amazon Robotics and a chance to earn the Robotics Merit Badge. Scientists must have experience using lego Mindstorm before.

Energy and Electricity: Pathway includes learning about electromagnetic energy, fusion, playing with a Geiger Counter, field trip to MIT Fusion Lab, instruction by MIT Researchers, and a chance to earn Electricity, Energy and Nuclear Science Merit Badges. 

Engineering: Pathway includes working with engineers from all throughout Boston, a field trip to the WIT Engineering Department, working with engineers from NVBots, access to the 3d printer at New England Base Camp and a chance to earn the Engineering and Inventing Merit Badges. 

Arts and Animation: Pathway includes making art with science, making your own digital cartoons, a field trip to FableVision, instructed by Animators at FableVision and Scientists at MIT Lincoln Labs and a chance to earn the Animation, Art, and Movie Making Merit Badges.

Architecture and Design: Pathway includes design and layout landscaping, a field trip to WIT Architecture Department and a chance to earn the Architecture, Drafting, and Landscape Architecture Merit Badges.

 

 

Optional Extended Day Program- The Extended Day program provides programming and supervision to campers following the end of the camp day. With this option, parents can pick up campers anytime Monday-Thursday between 4-6 p.m. 

 

Optional Lunch Program- Campers who participate in the lunch program are provided with lunch including sandwich, fruit, chips, juice and dessert.

 

 

20% off for scientists with the Adventure Card! The Card is part of all Cub Scout registrations in the Spirit of Adventure Council. Login with your Card-holder’s User ID.

 
Cost
$295.00 per Participant