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North West Summer Opportunities

Challenger Learning Center of Lake Erie West
Description:

 Join us for Summer STEAM 2017!

Costs and additional details can be found with each listed camp.  Please register online for the camps using the form below.  Payment instructions and further details will be sent once we have received the initial registration.  Registration and payment must be received no later than one week prior to the start of the desired camp. Please note that all fees are nonrefundable unless the program is canceled by Challenger Learning Center of Lake Erie West.  

 

Day Camps:

Day camps are $40 a day or $20 a half day.  Campers will need to bring lunch for full day camps.

June 19 Astronaut Trials: Grades 5-6, 9am—3pm
Come and see if you have what it takes to train like an astronaut and explore Martian planets!  Using training designed by NASA, campers will have the opportunity to train like an astronaut and think like one too!

June 21 Robotics Camp: Grades 6-7 9am—3pm
Think you have the skills to design and build robots?  Put yourself to the test with our day camp featuring a robot build competition with and Engineering Design Challenge!

June 20 Space Arts; Grades 1-3, 9am—11:30am
Explore the world of art and outer space with our half-day camp focused on creating exciting and unique artwork with an out of this world theme!  Each Space Arts day has its own unique theme and campers will create a one of a kind masterpiece to take home with them!

June 20 Space Arts; Ages 3-5, 12:30pm—3:00pm
Explore the world of art and outer space with our half-day camp focused on creating exciting and unique artwork with an out of this world theme!  Each Space Arts day has its own unique theme and campers will create a one of a kind masterpiece to take home with them!

June 22 Let it Glide; Grades 4-6 9am—3pm
Engineering the future of aerospace isn’t limited to NASA research sites, come and explore the principles of flight and create your own glider in our own unique Engineering Design Challenge in partnership with NASA!

June 23 Space Arts 2; Grades 1-3, 9am—11:30am
Explore the world of art and outer space with our half-day camp focused on creating exciting and unique artwork with an out of this world theme!  Each Space Arts day has its own unique theme and campers will create a one of a kind masterpiece to take home with them!

June 23 Space Arts 2; Ages 3-5, 12:30pm—3:00pm
Explore the world of art and outer space with our half-day camp focused on creating exciting and unique artwork with an out of this world theme!  Each Space Arts day has its own unique theme and campers will create a one of a kind masterpiece to take home with them!

August 7-August 8 CSI: Forensics; Grades 7-9, 9:00am-3:30pm both days
Come and learn the basics of forensic science in this two day camp!  Participants will have the opportunity to put their skills and knowledge to the test to work together to process a crime scene and solve the mystery!

August 9 Micronauts Mission; Grades K-2, 9:00am-12:00pm
Experience the wonder of space in this unique space mission for Micronauts!  Campers will have the opportunity to journey to the Challenger Space Station aboard our space transport vehicle, Serenity!  Once aboard the Micronauts will experiment and explore with different activities aboard the space station!

August 10 Space Arts; Grades 4-6, 9:00am-11:30am
Explore the world of art and outer space with our half-day camp focused on creating exciting and unique artwork with an out of this world theme!  Each Space Arts day has its own unique theme and campers will create a one of a kind masterpiece to take home with them!


Week Camps:

Week long camp prices are included with each description.  Campers will need to bring a lunch each day.

Robotics Challenge, June 26-June 30, 9:00am-3:30pm
Robots are everywhere! In this week-long session, participants will learn about NASA robots; then design, build, and program their own robot. We finish the week with a robotics challenge. 
Cost: $200 Grades 7-9

Lunar City Challenge: Next Stop Mars, July 10-July 14, 9:00am-3:30pm
Be part of a team that is assigned to design and build a station on the Moon with a plan to travel to Mars.  Learn to plan a project, budget, market, design, and build a station in which humans can live and work.
Cost: $200 Grades 3-6

Astronaut Boot Camp, July 17-July 21, 9:00am-3:30pm
In this camp, participants learn about what it takes to be an astronaut by engaging in a variety of activities that will challenge them throughout the week. The final activity—a simulated trip into deep space and to the moon!
Cost: $200 Grades 4-6

Micronauts Camp, July 24-July 28, 9:00am-3:30pm
NASA is considering a trip to Mars and is seeking new recruits! This camp will have hands-on training daily that will engage campers in a number of real-world situations. Participants will also travel in the Transporter to the Challenger Spacecraft to conduct experiments.
Cost: $200 Grades 1-3

Camp Aquarius, July 24-July 28, 9:00am-3:30pm
In this exciting Engineering Design Challenge, participants will train like NASA Astronauts in neutral buoyancy to research, design, and build a colony that will house the first citizens to live in and orbit Mars in 2071. This camp will be offsite at 2275 Collingwood Blvd. where participants will also become certified in First Aid.  Campers must be able to swim.  
Cost: $250 Grades 8-12

Aviation Design Camp: Let It Glide!, July 31-August 4, 9:00am-3:30pm
Join this NASA developed camp to learn about the principles of flight as well as the engineering design process. Campers will design, test, and fly their own glider and consult with a NASA content specialist.
Cost: $200 Grades 6-8

 

 

Program Dates:
6/19/2017 9:00:00 AM to 8/10/2017 3:30:00 PM

Deadline:
6/9/2017 4:30:00 PM

Contact:
Lead Interactive Science Specialist Tyler O'Brien
Challenger Learning Center of Lake Erie West
419-725-5926
tobrien@esclakeeriewest.org

Program Website:
http://www.esclakeeriewest.org/challenger-learning-center

Location:

Challenger Learning Center of Lake Erie West

4955 Seaman Road

Oregon, OH 43616

 


Grade Levels Served:
Preschool to 12th Grade

Appoximate Cost to Participate:
$40 - $250

Last updated:
3/29/2017