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Summer Programs

Lego Building Camp

June 25—June 29

Ages 6-9

Explore the world through building with LEGO! Learn about design, engineering, art and self-expression. Enjoy a wide variety of building activities, both individually and cooperatively. Come excited to build and learn.

FLL Robot Building

July 2—July13

Ages 6-12

Take LEGO building to the next level. Test your robot skills on FLL competition boards. Campers will each have their own robots, providing the opportunity to design, build, program, test and troubleshoot.

VEX IQ $925Purchase required to enroll

July 16—July 27

Ages 6-12

Build, program and drive robots to complete specific tasks. Campers will each have their own robots to provide them with the opportunity to learn all aspects of basic robotics: designing, building, programming, testing, and troubleshooting. Price includes VEX IQ Starter Kit.

Robo Lab

July 30—Aug 10

(Ages 9-16)

Ramp up your robotics skills! Develop higher level autonomous programming skills. Build more robust lifting mechanisms and more sophisticated intakes. This camp is designed for campers who already have some expertise in either VEX IQ or FLL robotics.

Robotics Team Building

August 13-August 24

Ages 9-16

Work with other roboteers to design, program and drive a robot for competition. Build more complex robots to accomplish more challenging tasks. Test skills in mock competition. This camp is designed for campers who want to take robotics to the competitive level.

Space Elevator Camp $600Purchase required to enroll

August 20—August 31

Ages 9-16

Test your robotics skills in the annual Space Elevator Contest at the International Space Elevator Consortium. Build an effective climbing robot that can carry "satellites" 20 feet into the air to launch them into "orbit." Build, test and revise. Be ready to run your robots in a real competition against teams from all over the Puget Sound.

Competition Team JumpStart

June 25—August 31

Ages 9-16

Whether you have your own team, want to join one of ours, (or just want more robotics) begin prepping for the 2018-19 seasons of VEX and VEX IQ competition. Develop strategies and expand learned skills working with VEX and VEX IQ State and World award winners. Campers can work as individuals or in teams.

Dr. X $600Purchase required to enroll

June 25—July 6

Ages 6-12

Make a mess while learning about chemistry. Create endothermic and exothermic reactions. Stretch and pull the elastic bonds of polymers. Campers explore the world of chemistry with hands-on activities designed to engage the curiosity.

Aircraft $600Purchase required to enroll

July 23—August 3

Ages 6-12

Build planes. Launch rockets. Use satellites to triangulate geoposition. Learn about the laws of dynamics. Campers apply Newtonian laws to design, build and test flying machines.

Gadgets & Gizmos $600Purchase required to enroll

August 6—August 17

Ages 6-12

Build simple machines from everyday items. Convert a room into a complex Rube-Goldberg machine. Campers learn about basic scientific and engineering principles through application.

Before and After Care $60 per classNo purchase required to enroll

Before Care is from 7:30 am to 9:30 am. After Care is from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm. Weekly cost is $60 for both.

Before Care $35Purchase required to enroll

Before Care starts from 7:30 am to 9:30 am. Weekly rate is $35.

After Care $35Purchase required to enroll

After Care is from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm. Weekly rate is $35.