Clubs & Camps

Clubs & Camps

School’s Out Innovation Camp

Are you looking for a fun and educational adventure for your child during the school break? Sign up for School’s Out! Innovation Camp for a unique experience exploring concepts in science, technology and engineering through hands-on investigations. Each School’s Out! Innovation Camp includes interactive activities, exhibit exploration, a student certificate and a free student membership. Camps are available for children in Kindergarten through Grade 5. Space is limited. Register early to avoid disappointment.

Please note: No refunds will be granted for absenteeism. All campers are required to attend their registered camp dates. No exceptions will be made for vacation travels. Please plan accordingly.

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Design-Make-Play Innovation Camps

 

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Design Your World Camp

Grades 1–4
February 15 – 19, 2016, 9 am – 3 pm
What would your child’s world look like if they had
a chance to design it? Participants in this weeklong camp will explore electricity while creating their own house powered
by LED lights. They’ll use their creativity and problem solving skills to design a device that would help them survive on a deserted island. And they’ll investigate the principles of light, create shadow puppets, explore gravity, air resistance and air pressure while designing devices that will be launched from 20 feet in the air. This camp also includes exploration in NYSCI’s Design Lab exhibition area, where students are inspired to be creative thinkers and problem solvers. Includes a mid-morning snack and lunch.
Fee: $375 (Members: $350)

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Superhero Science

Grades 3 – 4
April 25 – 29, 2016, 9 am – 3 pm
Students will use their imaginations to create superhero stories, and design gadgets and costumes that will help their superheroes combat crime. They will also perform their own hands-on experiments to investigate the science behind some of their favorite superheroes and their super powers. Includes a mid-morning snack and lunch.
Fee: $375 (Members: $350)

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Animal Habitats

Grade K
July 11 – 14, 2016, 9 am- noon
Kids will learn about animals and the habitats they live in during this weeklong summer camp. They’ll explore the diversity of life and the difference between mammals, reptiles, amphibians, fish and birds. They’ll investigate food webs, life cycles and animal behaviors in an aquatic and a terrestrial environment. And they’ll design the best habitat for their favorite animal based on the characteristics and needs of that animal. Includes a mid-morning snack.
Fee: $250 (Members: $225)

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Waterworks

Grades 1 – 2
July 18 – 22, 2016, 9 am – 3 pm
Participants will explore the amazing properties of water through various hands-on activities. They’ll also investigate the different phases of the water cycle, create a filter to clean water, design solutions for bringing water to locations experiencing drought, and test the power of water in NYSCI’s outdoor Science Playground. Includes a mid-morning snack and lunch.
Fee: $375 (Members: $350)

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Natural Disasters

Grades 3 – 4
July 25 – 29, 2016, 9 am – 3 pm
Students participate in a series of design challenges that will help bring relief or prevent natural disasters. They’ll design relief aid packages that can be safely dropped from a high distance to deliver food and supplies. And they’ll learn how to support and protect buildings during earthquakes and engineer their own earthquake resistant buildings. Includes a mid-morning snack and lunch.
Fee: $375 (Members: $350)

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For more information call 718-699-0005 ext. 320 or email aware@nysci.org.

 

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