STEAM Summer Camp!

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St. Joseph College  McEntegart Hall, 222 Clinton Ave 

Clinton Hills, Brooklyn, NY  11205  347-787-0435

Mobile App Development
Learn real-world software development. Using a graphical interface, this introduction to software development will use visual objects to create an application that can run on Android devices.  Create 
original solutions to designing a website or app.


Your child will learn to:

  • Create content for a user-friendly app
  • Design and write programs
  • Use use HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
  • Learn real-world software development


Your child will take home:

  • Project files


This course is perfect for students wanting a future in Coding or Design.



​​Video Game Creation & Animation
Why play someone else’s game when you can make your own? You will use one of the most flexible, powerful, and full-featured authoring tools available today to create superior and impressive multi-level arcade or platform video games.


Your child will learn to:

  • Code video games using block-base or text-based script (depending upon grade level)
  • Design and write interactive programs
  • Understand the importance of behavioral science in video game creation
  • Learn real-world software development


Your child will take home:

  • Project files


This course is perfect for students wanting a future in Coding, Game Design, or Game Development.



Coding and Engineering 101


Coding and engineering collide in this multifaceted course. Students start with the foundation of a computer—the hardware. Then they get binary (01101100 01101111 01101100) to learn how a computer executes coded instructions. Putting this knowledge together with object-oriented programming concepts in JavaScript, students will program the micro:bit, an interactive, pocket-sized computer that's theirs to take home. They'll use JavaScript to detect motion, send messages, and make games, while developing real-world hardware and coding skills.

In this course, your child will:

  • Use the micro:bit to code games and apps
  • Code in JavaScript and build simple logic circuits
  • Understand how programs work and what code does
  • Develop logical thinking skills


Your child will take home:

  • Project files
  • The micro:bit


This course is perfect for students wanting a future in Coding.



Fun with Kitchen Chemistry


Turn the kitchen into a personal science lab performing fun science experiments good enough to eat!  From dancing raisins to the science of popcorn, see how chemical reactions add flavor, making delicious creations from pizza to candy that are actually works of pure science magic.  Your child will make and eat tasty, healthy snacks the whole family will love!

In this course, your child will:

  • Learn lab safety, vocabulary terminology, and applied mathematics  
  • Understand and apply the scientific method
  • Review and apply mathematics for recipe development     
  • Learn about Fermentation
  • Understand the Clarification of flocculation  


Your child will take home:

  • Delicious treats from time to time


This course is perfect for students wanting a future in Chemistry.



Designing Smart Devices

​This MIT-based course provides an integrated introduction to electrical engineering and computer science, taught using laboratory experiments with mini-computers. You will learn fundamental design principles from electrical engineering and computer science as well as perform exciting projects.  Amaze yourself by applying serious science and learning concepts to design, create, and engineer a functional smart device.  You will be exposed to the basics of mechanical/electrical devices and how to use the Internet to control environments.  This technique is used today in every smart device from home security systems to turning on a car from the house.  Explore the exciting World of Telecommunications!  Students build and take home their own personally created smart device.


In this course, your child will:

  • Use a mini-computer to build a smart device
  • Code in JavaScript and build simple logic circuits
  • Understand how programs work and what code does
  • Develop logical thinking skills


Your child will take home:

  • Project files
  • A mini-computer


​This course is perfect for students wanting a future in Engineering.



Electrical Engineering:  Control The Power!
From the smart phone to the television to the watch on your wrist, see the amazing impact of electronics and magnetism!.  Applying the Engineering Design Process,  grasp the power that comes with building circuits that make bells, buzzers, and connections designing and developing incredible projects.  Explore the basics of electronics and enter the world of electrical engineering using solderless electronics breadboard, switches, connection wires, red and green light emitting diodes (LED), and more to build numerous projects including a burglar alarm, water detector and AM radio station.


In this course, your child will:

  • Create circuits to build electrical devices
  • Understand how circuitry works
  • Develop logical thinking skills


Your child will take home:

  • Project files


This course is perfect for students wanting a future in Engineering.



Personal Spa Science


This fun, smell-good, feel-good class helps you take care of your mind and body creating your personal spa!  With 100% safe ingredients - most of which you can find in your kitchen - learn to make your very own line of products like lip balm for those winter-chapped lips, soaps, body scrubs to bubble baths, lotions, bath oils, lip gloss, nail polish, and fragrances.  Then, explore the use of nanotechnology in cosmetics as well as the social and ethical issues associated with nano-based cosmetics. 


In this course, your child will:

  • Create your own line of beauty products
  • Understand the multi-billion dollar industry of cosmetics
  • Explore chemistry to create safe products


Your child will take home:

  • Their personally developed line of beauty products


This course is perfect for students wanting a future in Chemistry.



Mad Science & Crazy Experiments!


This hands-on, science program is themed around a range of science fields such as rocketry, magnets, polymers and even the science of toys. Children engage in exciting hands-on activities, watch spectacular demonstrations, participate in inquiry-based discussions and take home things that they have made themselves like model rockets, periscopes, Mad Science putty and more. This class offers a chance to see just how cool science can be!


In this course, your child will:

  • Create inventions and models
  • Understand science concepts
  • Perform safe, exciting science experiments


Your child will take home:

  • Things they have made themselves.


This course is perfect for students wanting a future in Chemistry.



Roblox Entrepreneur: Lua Coding and Game Scripts


Coding with Lua—a powerful and fast programming language—can lead to careers in coding and development after college, but why wait? Top Lua coders and developers designing games on Roblox are making over $1 million a year right now. Start with Roblox's built-in editor to create 3-D worlds and expand their functionality with Lua, which enables students to create scripts for their own game or even sell to other designers for use in their games!


In this course, your child will:

  • Practice programming fundamentals with Lua
  • Use programming logic to create gameplay mechanics and design 3-D worlds
  • Learn how to make stand alone scripts for anyone to use
  • Monetize projects with in-game items


Your child will take home:

  • Project files


This course is perfect for students wanting a future in Game Development.




Exciting STEAM Courses & Activities That Keep The Mind Sharp & the Body Fit!