Have you ever wondered why planes fly so high? How do helicopters just hover as if they were a hummingbird? What are the future applications of flight? Young campers will ask these questions as we explore the science of flight. They will even examine the use of flight by animals. Projects include different flying apparatus, stop-motion animation, and the exploration of all the things that fly.
Learning to code with Idea Lab is engaging and fun even at a young age. Kids rapidly learn fundamental programming concepts as they drag and drop their way to writing actual code. Campers work with the easy to learn programming language Tynker as they create games and learn about the programming principles.
The IIA is now training! The IDEA Intelligence Agency is training spies of all ages. Come make some cool spy gadgets and learn all the tips of the trade!
Little Doctors work on learning about what makes our body work. From learning about digestive systems and building working models of our lungs while studying the respiration process, our Little Doctors are engaged in learning throughout. We learn about casts, sutures and more, and we end the class with a clinic to showcase our talents. One of the most popular camps each year with a fantastic turnout as young campers explore the beginning stages of becoming a doctor. Starting with science exploration and experiments, as well as creative play, the campers enter the world of medicine. Don't have your doctor's bag with you? Don't worry- you will after completing this camp. Campers will proudly carry a doctor’s bag filled with all the necessary tools, as well as a graduation certificate as a graduate of Idea Lab Medical School.
Mix, Measure and Pour your way into baking scrumptious sweet and savory treats. From how to fold and the art of whipping the perfect whip cream will all be covered in this skills based cooking camp. We will also learn how to create unique decor to set your creations apart. Baking, Measurements and Presentations. Aprons On!
Campers will explore how gears have changed and impacted the world of engineering. Campers will take a look at simple and complex circuits and design some of their own. Campers will end the week by designing a complex set of gears and circuits that will work in tandem to complete a project.
Most of the time you don’t find your own smells and scabs and oozes too disgusting, right? It is usually the same stuff on someone else’s body that’s really gross. But the reasons for ickiness are identical whether it’s you or someone else! As a beginning “grossologist”, you will find out a lot of sickening things about everyone.