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 Science Camp for PreK - Ages 4 & 5
A fun and hands-on introduction to basic environmental science. Your budding scientist will explore how living things grow and how they interact with the environment around them.  They will discover how, why and where things grow, how weather affects our gardens, the basic science of seeds all while exploring leaves, flowers and the creatures that live in our gardens.
Daily Topics: Soil & Seeds / Sun, Wind & Rain / Plants & Leaves / Flowers, Fruits & Veggies / Butterflies, Bees & Ladybugs 
Science Camp for Kids entering K through 2nd grade - Ages 5 through 7
Discover, create and play! All aboard the imagination train as your young scientist takes a journey around the world of science.  Join in the fun as we make our own inventions while exploring the world of inventors, learn to cast fossils in the domain of the dinosaurs, explore the vastness of space and create a comet, watch the pull of gravity with parachutes and feel the heaviness of the air pressure all around us.
Daily Topics: Junior Inventors / Funny Physics / Looney Lab / Space Dinos / Silly Senses
Science Camp for Kids entering K through 2nd grade - Ages 5 through 7
Decipher the world all around us in this exciting camp designed just for your young scientist! Campers will develop their earth awareness and explore this world as junior naturalists before heading for space as junior astronauts.  Campers will also explore just why their big toe is important and how to find their center of gravity when they investigate the science of sports!
Daily Topics: Mad Messages / Junior Naturalists / Earth Awareness / Science of Sport / Junior Astronauts
Science Camp for Kids entering K through 2nd grade - Ages 5 through 7
Join the Mad Scientist in a fun-filled exploration of how science keeps our world moving.  Take a close-up look at a wide array of scientific disciplines including chemistry, biology, engineering, physics and optics.  Take apart owl pellets to see what they cannot digest! Join a team of camper engineers and build bridges, domes, cubes and pyramids.  Make your own sidewalk chalk, crystal garden and a chromatography-dyed T-shirt!
Daily Topics: Junior Engineers / Machine Mania / Crazy Chemistry /The Birds and the Beasts / Shutterbugs
Science Camp for Kids entering K through 2nd grade - Ages 5 through 7
Space, rockets, planes and flight... a little bit of everything for a rockin'good time! Our most popular camp, younger campers have a blast learning the hows and whys of aerodynamics by studying all things that fly: planes, kites, hot air balloons, helicopters and of course rockets.
Daily topics: The Wright Stuff / Newton's Locomotion / Rockin' Rockets / The Milky Way / It's an Up Thing
Science Camp for Kids entering 2nd through 6th grade - Ages 7 through 12
Brixology sets the foundation for our next generation of makers! Learn about the exciting field of engineering as a Mad Scientist guides you and your team to accomplish engineering-themed projects using LEGO (R) bricks and other materials. Aerospace, structural, water, learn about engineering the Mad Science way!
 Daily topics: Aerospace / Boats / Carnivals / Creatures / Machines
Science Camp for Kids entering 2nd through 6th grade - Ages 7 through 12
Creative contraption warning! Junior inventors go on a journey of discovery from the real life inventions of daVinci, Edison and the Wright brothers to Isaac Asimov's dreams of future inventions.  Each day campers are given a series of challenges which must be overcome using basic materials, simple machines, tips from famous inventors and the most important thing of all... their mind.  With a little bit of ingenuity they'll construct catapults and forts and then lay siege, fabricate innovative flying contraptions, design their own gizmo prototypes and will even assemble a working light saber. 
Daily Topics: Rock, Paper, Scissors / Wiz Kids / Shipwrecked / Think Fast / Science Fiction
Science Camp for Kids entering 2nd through 6th grade - Ages 7 through 12
Start this fast-paced tour of chemical reactions by examining the building blocks of the human body beginning with our cells.  Did you know your body runs on chemical reactions? Next, we examine the role of our vital organs by making a body portrait. Finish the week with a bang creating some amazing chemical reactions of our own!  Make a lemon powered battery, find out how aspirin works and witness some frenetic fireworks.
Daily Topics: Cell-e-bration / The Organ Trail / Chemical Counting / Radical Reactions / More Radical Reactions
Science Camp for Kids entering 2nd through 6th grade - Ages 7 through 12
3...2...1...Blast Off! This camp is rockets, rockets and more rockets! Build and launch a rocket everyday as you learn all about, you guessed it, rockets!  Your child is in for an action-packed week focused entirely on rockets and the physics of rocket flight.  Campers will learn the importance of teamwork in launching rockets and will have the opportunity to try their hand at each role.
Daily Topics: Rocket Science / Mission Control / Astronaut Training / Mission Recovery / Go for Launch
Science Camp for Kids entering 2nd through 6th grade - Ages 7 through 12
Blood spatter and brain matter, oh my! Not for the weak-hearted, this camp will let your scientist's inner CSI scream! Enter the crime scene and see if your team can solve the crime by observing, interrogating and analyzing the evidence that you collect.  Children experience how science is used to collect, analyze and understand what evidence is telling us about a crime scene.
Daily Topics: Collecting Clues / Body of Evidence / Breaking & Entering / Just the Facts / Crime Busters
Science Camp for Kids entering 3rd through 7th grade - Ages 8 through 13
What is a robot and how do they move and "think?" Spend the week discovering the wonderful world of automation.  Learn the basics and the complexities of robotics and how robots work. Deepen your understanding of robotics by building your own robots to keep and take home. With all the projects you take home you'll continue exploring the science of robotics long after your week with Mad Science is over!
Daily Topics: What is a Robot / Electric Thoughts / Machine Muscles / Robot Building Day 1 and 2

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