Four Reasons to Attend Pine Crest STEM Camp This Summer

04/19/2018

Pine Crest’s Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) Camp is the perfect setting for any camper who loves to design, program, build, and create — or wants to learn how! Why come to Pine Crest STEM Camp? Check out these four reasons sure to impress campers of all ages:

 1. Experienced Faculty

Campers attending STEM Camp will be guided by Pine Crest’s innovation, computer science, technology, and science specialists. These faculty members have extensive backgrounds in engineering, computer science, and more.

Faculty members will lead activities that may include building with circuits, coding, and programming robots. Days may include Tinker Time where campers learn how to take apart old electronics, engineering challenges, construction, LEGOⓇ challenges, LED Bots, and 3D creations.

Read about the Design Thinking Process by Innovation Specialist Vicki Spitalnick!

 

IMG_0592

 2. Tools for Tinkering

Campers will have access to a variety of tools and toys including LittleBits and LEGO robotics for younger campers, and Raspberry Pi technology for the more advanced coders.

 STEM Summer Camp activities, equipment, and programming languages may include:

  • 3D printing
  • Building and programming robots
  • Circuits
  • Coding in Blockly
  • LED Bots
  • LEGO robotics kits
  • LEGO challenges

IMG_0961

3. New Activities Every Week

Campers will not have time to be bored! STEM programming varies week to week, so campers will get to experience everything from:

  • Designing, building, and programming robots
  • Gaining hands-on experience with electronics and electrical engineering 
  • Working with specimen to improve their observation and dissection skills to learn anatomy and gain a better understanding of life science

IMG_1284

 4. Maker Faire

In celebration of making, tinkering, innovation, and real-world problem solving, campers will host a Maker Faire. The Maker Faire will showcase robots, coding programs, and science experiments that were created during STEM camp!

IMG_5297

 

What are you waiting for? Learn more about STEM Camp at Pine Crest School, and all of the summer options available for campers of all ages.

 

Subscribe to Email Updates

Recent Posts

SIGN UP FOR SUMMER PROGRAMS TODAY