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​Developing the Curiosity to Explore, the Confidence to Discover, and the Character to Build with Excellence. sm

Campers will learn game design by coding the popular computer game, Minecraft!

They will enhance those coding skills through 2-D Game Design, explore the wonders of Chemistry, create virtual reality games, build mobile apps, and learn about physics through building and racing remote control cars.


Campers will also strengthen their math and reading skills and have plenty of free time to socialize.

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July 31 – August 11

Class Descriptions

Minecraft Coding and 3-D Game Design With millions of players worldwide, Minecraft is one of the most popular video games in history! As a veteran or new to the game, explore, build, and develop new skills in coding and game creation. Put construction skills to the test with 3D design challenges and develop personal Minecraft maps. Advanced Minecraft users learn to expand games bringing in mods made by other people.   

Video Game Creation & 2-D Animation Why play someone else’s game when you can make your own? Using one of the most flexible, powerful, and full-featured authoring tools available, create superior and impressive games with no programming skills.   This course provides everything needed to create awesome multi-level arcade or platform video games – just like the pros!     

Xbox Game Creation  This class offers exciting fun making video games for the Xbox360® - At your own level, unleash your imaginations as Xbox 360® players become game creators! You learn easy-to-use game creation techniques and programming skills that make building personal playgrounds simple.    

Amazing Robotics!   There are so many car commercials today touting automatic breaking systems to avoid accidents. We can tout teaching that technology years ago in this Robotics class – and creating pure amazement! While learning concepts to design, create, and engineer a functional robot, skills include programming, ultra sound, light, touch, and other robotic sensors plus the basics of motors, gears, sensors, batteries, programming and assembly of mechanical and electrical devices.  Robotic skills are applied in several exciting events!   

Designing Your Own Wearable Technology Wearable technology is the next new wave of technology. In this high-tech class, build wearable circuits helping you create wearable tech from the sneakers to the jackets of your dreams. See your imaginations come to light as you become part of the future! 

Video Game Creation & 2-D Animation Why play someone else’s game when you can make your own? Using one of the most flexible, powerful, and full-featured authoring tools available, create superior and impressive games with no programming skills.   This course provides everything needed to create awesome  multi-level arcade or platform video games – just like the pros!   


Personal Spa Science This fun, smell-good, feel-good class helps you take care of your mind and body as well as your soul creating your personal spa! Learn to really relax through meditation, yoga, and other mindfulness practices that reduce stress and make feel so good!  Then, learn to make your very own line of products from lip balm for those winter-chapped lips, soaps, body scrubs  to bubble baths, and fragrances make you look and smell good, too!   

Exploring Electrical Engineering! Students will build exciting projects, such as a an AM Radio, Burglar Alarms, Flash Lights, Door Bells, and so much more. They will even play electronic games with each other! All while being introduced to electronics!   

Mobile App Development  Learn real-world application development to software applications. Using a graphical interface, very similar to Scratch, you will use drag-and-drop visual objects to create an application that can run on Android devices. Creating your very own App will allow you to develop ways to simplify your own life!   

Creating Your Own Virtual Reality Go places your school bus can’t! Travel to planet Mars while your feet are still firmly planted on the ground right here on Earth.  Discover amazing marine-life creatures like sharks, whales, coral fish, stingrays! Or, explore outer space as you build your own virtual reality goggles and peer into places you’ve never been!    

Remote Control Car Building, Programming, and Racing Prepare race cars and drive them on a closed circuit race course practicing each of the major turn configurations (hairpin, 30/45/90 degree, chicane, switchback, sweeper, decreasing radius). Aerodynamics, suspension, drive train, battery technology and related technical topics are covered and reinforced as girls and boys learn about telecommunications, AM, FM frequency, 2.4 GHz digital communication automotive engineering, and technology.  


​The Chemistry of Making Candy   Mixing elements of chemistry with world culture and history, this class will teach to you make different, flavorful candies and real, decadent, dark chocolate while learning the science behind all those delicious products seen on candy counters and grocery stores.

June 28 - July 14

8:00 am – 8:15 am     Devotion (Optional)


8:15 am – 9:15 am     Individualized Reading & Math


9:15 am – 11:00 am   XBox Game Design


11:00 am – 1:00 pm   Lunch and Recreation


1:00 pm – 3:00 pm     Personal Spa Science


3:00 pm – 4:45 pm    Amazing Robotics


4:45 pm – 6:00 pm     Chess Club and Other Independent Games, Movies


*Schedule subject to change to meet the levels and interests of students.

July 17 – July 28

8:00 am – 8:15 am      Devotion (Optional)     

8:15 am – 9:15 am      Individualized Reading & Math     

9:15 am – 11:00 am    Video Game Creation & 2-D Animation        

11:00 am – 1:00 pm    Lunch and Recreation     

1:00 pm – 3:00 pm      Kitchen Chemistry & the Chemistry of Candy   

3:00 pm – 4:45 pm      Exploring Electrical Engineering    

4:45 pm – 6:00 pm      Chess  Club and Other Independent Games, Movies

 *Schedule subject to change to meet the levels and interests of students.  

8:00 am – 8:15 am     Devotion (Optional)    

8:15 am – 9:15 am     Individualized Reading & Math     

9:15 am – 11:00 am   Minecraft & Java Coding      

11:00 am – 1:00 pm   Lunch and Recreation     

1:00 pm – 3:00 pm     Virtual Reality and Wearable Technology 

3:00 pm – 4:45 pm     Mobile App Development                           

4:45 pm – 6:00 pm     Chess Club and Other Independent Games, Movies 

  *Schedule subject to change to meet the levels and interests of students.