Adventurers (Grades 3 & 4) Majors & Minors

2019 Summer Camps

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Adventurers (Grades 3 & 4) Majors & Minors

 

Majors

Select 1 Major each week.  Majors take place from 9am to 11:30am each day.  There is a snack break from 10:15am to 10:30am.

 

3D Printing:

Come work with one of the fastest growing technology trends! Learn the basics of 3D Modeling and 3D Printing while experiencing the process from start to finish. Design your own 3D models, modify existing designs, and work with clay and 360° photo technology.  At the end of the week, go home with at least two 3D-printed objects to show family and friends!

Acting:

Have tons of fun and improve your acting skills in an dynamic acting class! Campers work on acting methods, techniques, and speaking in front of others through the use of improvisation activities and games.  During the week, campers also learn important skills, adding lots of excitement to camp. At the end of the week, campers perform a short scene, and leave camp with new skills and added confidence!

App Design:

Now is YOUR chance to create your very own App!  Using Clickteam Fusion 2.5, campers start from scratch to design their very own game/app.  Campers get to design, build, and program as they learn the basics of app design. At the end of the week, campers get to take their app home with them.  Apps can be exported to both Android™ and/or iOS devices, and are playable on a PC (If exporting to an iOS device, please note that the playability on an iOS device requires approval from the Apple Store).

Cartooning:

Come create your own comic book! Campers storyboard, write, illustrate, and present their own unique cartoons.  Our curriculum provides step-by-step tutorials for drawing interesting cartoon characters that you can implement in your cartoon, or you can create your own! If you like to make your very own comic book, this camp is perfect for you… and who knows, you may create the NEXT big thing in comics like Peanuts, Superman, or Wonder Woman!

Clothing Design for American Girl Dolls™:

Dress up your dolls!  Through hand sewing and machine sewing, create stylish clothing and accessories for your American Girl Dolls™. The possibilities are endless as campers dress up and accessorize their dolls throughout the week.  Sewing machines and fabric are provided, but bring your own dolls!  On Friday, campers choreograph and produce their very own fashion show!

Doll Making:

Learn the process of making dolls from start to finish through the art of hand sewing! Doll projects include options like ragdolls, elegant dolls, and adorable whimsical dolls, where you can explore your taste in design, fabric, and style!  Throughout the week, campers use a wide variety of materials, and also have the opportunity to make accessories for their doll.  At the end of the week, campers celebrate by holding an invitational tea party for all participants and their dolls! Campers take home a doll that is not only unique, but also created by them!

Electrical Engineering 4 Kids:

Come learn the basics of electrical engineering and electronics as you work hands-on with kid-friendly circuits, switches, and more! Campers can work on projects like a radio, alarms, doorbells, and more!  Using Snap Circuits, there are lots of great projects for every level!

InventLab – Race Cars, Arenas and Competitions:

Jump start a hobby in race cars and race tracks. In this action-packed major, build your own custom race tracks, select your own remote control race cars, and test your skills in competitions! Building tracks for model race cars requires a fundamental knowledge of physics, which campers will learn along the way – Newton’s Laws, Centripetal Force, gravity, friction, and more. Design your own Racing Team logo, promotional flyer, and collector’s card!

Math Boost:

School is out, but that’s no reason to get rusty on your math skills!  As a way to bridge the “summer learning gap,” Math Boost is meant to keep your math skills sharp in a fun and math-tastic atmosphere!  This major hits on different areas of math through interactive word problems, challenges, trivia, “real-world” simulations, and camp game shows.  With a focus on fun along with practical math skills, the goal of this major is to foster each camper’s love for math and to help them build skills over the summer!

Mural Making:

Have you ever driven or walked by a beautiful mural in Philadelphia and wished you could design and paint one yourself? Well now you can! Grab a paintbrush and design your very own mural – on oversized paper of course. Add your own signature style and ideas as you paint your masterpiece.  Campers can work individually or in groups… these murals will be BIG!  Murals can go on display at camp, and who knows, an Art Museum may come calling!

Next Generation Sports:

For kids who love sports, developing skills, and athletic games/competitions, Next Generation Sports is the perfect Major. Campers learn and develop skills in a variety of sports like Soccer, Basketball, Volleyball, Capture the Flag, Stick Ball, and More!
All activities are approached with a focus on improving skill sets, exercising, teamwork, and excellent sportsmanship. Campers also engage in friendly competitions such as Home Run Derby, Free Throw Shoot Out, World Cup Games, and More!

Reading & Writing Boost:

Boost your love for reading and writing!  In this major, campers engage in a variety of activities that immerse them in the wonderful world of reading and writing.  Some projects include daily journal writing, poetry, writing commercials, silent reading time, group readings, fun with grammar, rhyming games, vocab trivia, and more!  While keeping activities fun and interactive, campers develop their skills in reading, writing, and even public speaking!

Soccer:

Take your soccer game to the next level! During the camp day, campers will engage in instructional drills focusing on skills, footwork, and strategy. Action-packed “live” drills with game play reinforce lessons learned in drills. Campers participate in a variety of friendly competitions throughout the week such as World Cup, Penalty Shoot-Outs, and More! Our goal is to make YOU a better soccer player while making friends and having tons of fun!

Superheroes:  

Become your very own Superhero!  Create a hero, sketch a mini comic book, make accessories, build a shield, 3D print a logo, and design your very own t-shirt.  As a team of heroes, you engage in daily missions to save the world!  After camp, receive your own custom Superhero t-shirt in the mail!
Please allow 14 days to receive your superhero shirt.

Unicorn Mania:

Join us for a fun-filled unicorn-themed camp week!  Hand sew your very own unicorn stuffed animal and accessories for your unicorn, create your own unicorn design for a t-shirt, redesign an old pair of sneakers with a unicorn theme, and have a Unicorn Fashion Show at the end of the camp week.
Where’s the Unicorn?  Join the epic search for our hidden Unicorn at camp.  Collect clues throughout the week… the winner gets a prize!
Please allow 14 days to receive your unicorn shirt.


 

Minors

Select 1 Minor each week.  Minors take place from 1:45pm to 3:15pm.

Basketball:

Dribble, Shoot, and Score as you work on developing and improving your Basketball Skills!  Whether you are a rookie or a seasoned veteran to the game, Basketball Camp will let you work on your skills and improve your fundamentals. The camp will focus on both individual and team offensive and defensive concepts while campers participate in a variety of drills and scrimmages.  Campers also participate in camp competitions that focus on free throw shooting, spot shooting, Around The World, dribbling and more! See you on the court!

Coding – MakerLab with Tynker:

Ready, Set, Code! Whether you already have experience with coding or are interested in learning, Coding ~ MakerLab with Tynker is perfect for you! Campers learn the principles of programming as they design, build, and program various projects. MakerLab with Tynker provides interactive, easy to use software to help campers bring projects to life. Projects are beta tested during the week and an end of camp showcase takes place on Friday!

Flying Machines ~ Model Rocketry & Drones:

3, 2, 1…take off! Come explore the amazing world of aerodynamics as you build and launch model rockets and hone your drone flying skills with our lifelike drone simulator. Compete in friendly drone flying challenges as your navigate through obstacle courses and race the clock, and learn the physics behind it. Join us for this high flying Minor and have a blast!

Geography and MapMaking:

Learn the world around you!  Each week, campers select a region of the world and learn about countries, climate, terrain, culture, national products, and more…  And now, for the cartographer in you, draw a colorful map of your region with countries, major cities, and 3D illustrations specific to each country that brings the map to life!

Junior Pastry Chefs:

Put on your aprons and have fun learning and baking! Plus, eat what you make…  You may even improve your math skills without even realizing it! Campers learn how to bake various pastries and desserts throughout the week. On Friday, campers participate in a Bake Off with judges and plenty of excitement.  Join us for a hands-on Culinary experience and improve your skills!

Little Engineers:

Design, plan, and build! In Little Engineers, campers complete various hands-on construction projects such as popsicle stick boats, designing and building their own cities, bridges and more! This is the perfect camp for kids who love to build, and our activities contain the type of learning that helps our campers think like engineers!

Next Generation Sports:  

Here’s your chance to play a variety of sports while getting fresh air and having fun!  Soccer, Basketball, Croquet, Badminton, Table Tennis, Wiffle Ball and Softball, just to name a few… Skill building, fun drills and games happening all week!

Reading & Writing Boost:

Boost your love for reading and writing!  Campers engage in a variety of activities that immerse them in the wonderful world of reading and writing.  Some projects include journal writing, poetry lessons, silent reading time, group readings, fun with grammar, rhyming games, vocab trivia, and more!  While keeping activities fun and interactive, campers develop their skills in reading, writing, and even public speaking!

Robotics with WeDo:

Build, program, and customize robots in this hands-on, interactive robotics & engineering minor. Campers work in small groups to build and program 2-3 robots during the week, and learn how to work with instructions and utilize logical thinking skills in creative builds. Once the robots are built, campers learn how to program their robots to complete different challenges.  At the end of the week, mini competitions are held with fun and exciting events.  Through robotics we teach our campers the basics of how machines work… and as a huge plus, there’s coding too!

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2019 Summer Camps

Specialty Camps
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TECH R3VOLUTION CAMP:

Day Camp:

CIT Leadership Program:

Private Lessons & Tutoring:

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