Students will learn game design by coding the popular computer game, Minecraft!  They will enhance those coding skills through 2-D Game Design, immerse themselves into the world of Chemistry, create a virtual reality, build mobile apps, and learn about physics through building and racing remote control cars.


Students will also strengthen their math and literacy skills and have plenty of free time to socialize.

June 29 - 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   Mobile App Development   

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

1:00 pm – 3:00 pm     Video Game Creation & 2-D Animation   

3:00 pm – 4:45 pm     Kitchen Chemistry and the Chemistry of Candy 

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    Flight & Aviation   

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

1:00 pm – 3:00 pm     Minecraft & Java Coding     

3:00 pm – 4:45 pm     Personal Spa Science     

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 31 – August 11

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


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

9:15 am – 11:00 am   Robotics & the Internet of Things                     

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

1:00 pm – 3:00 pm     Xbox Game Creation         

3:00 pm – 4:45 pm    Virtual Reality & Wearable Technology  

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.  

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Class Descriptions

Robotics and Smart Devices    Can a car tell a house to please turn on the lights and warm up while you’re on the way home? This amazing class is so special! It teaches state-of-the-art technology encouraging design, inquiry, imagination, logical reasoning, collaboration, and investigation. It stimulates ideas to create functional products that could prove valuable in everyday life. It is especially fun to see the motivational segments with young people, some only 10 years old, who have invented amazing, real-world gadgets. Perfect for exploring creative ideas using digital technology!   

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.    

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!   

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!   

Designing Your Own Wearable Technology   Wearable technology is the next new wave of technology, and it’s bound to drive a lot of the innovation in the consumer electronics industry. In this high-tech class, build wearable circuits into your clothing and accessories using all the materials, boards, and sensors to help you create the wearable electronics of your dreams. Even beginners will be thrilled seeing their imaginations come to light! From sneaker to jackets, we can expect to see a lot more watches, glasses, fitness gadgets, and wristbands in the years to come. Become part of the future!   

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.    

Our Mission:  Developing the Curiosity to Explore, the Confidence to Discover, and the Character to Lead with Excellence. sm