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    2020 MakerSpace Summer Camps


    Literacy and STEM: Explore STEM - CANCELLED

    June 15-18, 2020     9:00-10:30 AM             Grades K-2

    During this 4 day, 1.5 hour sessions, campers will listen to a favorite picture book. Campers will then complete daily STEM design challenges that accompany the story. Using their creativity, and design skills, campers will collaborate with peers to increase their problem solving skills in this hands-on camp.


    It’s Electric:  Create with littleBits - CANCELLED

    June 15-18, 2020     12:00-3:00 PM             Grades 5-8

    Enjoy inventing, creating, and electronics?  Come explore littleBits.  Campers will get the opportunity to explore and learn about circuitry using littleBits.  Using their creativity and design skills, campers will participate in mini-challenges to spark their collaboration, critical thinking, communication, and creative design skills.


    Explore Engineering: Let's Build It - CANCELLED

    July 6-9, 2020          8:30-11:30 AM             Grades 5-8

    Join us for hands-on engineering challenges.  Campers will explore with virtual reality, 3D design, and Makedo kits while utilizing the Engineering Design Process.  Each day campers will be given a different challenge to explore and test their engineering skills. 


    Creative Coding - CANCELLED

    July 6-9, 2020           12:00-3:00 PM            Grades 3-5

    Join us for this introduction to coding! Campers will utilize Ozobots® to gain an understanding of writing code. In addition, campers will work with Sphero® robots through various challenges to continue their understanding of programming. This camp is an introduction for students. No prior experience with coding is necessary.


    Movie Magic - CANCELLED

    July 13-16, 2020       8:30-11:30 AM            Grades 5-8

    Students will create short films using stop motion animation, special effects, and green screens. The students will begin by mapping their ideas on a storyboard, then quickly move to creating short films that they can share with family and friends! Returning campers will be introduced to new techniques.


    Recycle It: EV3 Programming - CANCELLED

    July 13-16, 2020       12:00-3:00 PM            Grades 5-8

    Join us for hands-on robotics challenges! In small teams, campers will learn to program a  LEGO® Mindstorm EV3 robot that will be able to carry out specific tasks. Each day campers will add more attachments and write new programs to accomplish additional tasks.


    Early bird pricing is $80 for each camp or $150 for 2 camps if registered by March 27, 2020.
    Prices increase effective March 28, 2020. Each camp will be $90 to attend; $160 if registering for 2 camps.

    Early bird price (Literacy and STEM Camp: Explore STEM) is $40 if registered by March 27, 2020.
    Prices increase effective March 28, 2020. Camp cost will be $45.

    Registration ends June 1, 2020. Spots are limited! Reserve your spot now!

    Questions?? Contact Monica Vanscoy at vansm@iu29.org or call (570) 544-9131 x1255.

    To enroll your child for one or more of the camps, please click on the registration form below. If paying by check or money order, 
    the registration form, print, and return with payment to" Schuylkill IU29, Attn: Curriculum Services, 17 Maple Avenue Campus,
    Mar Lin, PA 17951. 

    Registration Form

    If paying by credit card, complete the registration form below and return via mail, fax or email to Schuylkill IU29 and then click the credit
    card link: 

    2020 MakerSpace Camp Flyer