Posted by: Yin Chang | March 25, 2013

Science Summer Camp: Early registration ends this week

Early registration ends this week. Glen Ridge FIRST brings nationally-acclaimed Camp Invention’s INNOVATEsummer camp for students entering grades 1 to 6. Camp held June 24 – 28, 2013 / 8:30 AM – 3 PM. For more information, click here.

Click here to register.

Register by midnight on March 27, 2013 to receive $20 OFF the base price of $275.00. Every registration includes a free Camp Invention t-shirt.  Sibling discounts also available.

Questions: Email kim@glenridgefirst.org or yin@glenridgefirst.org

Details:

Students work together to seek innovative solutions to real-world problems at Camp Invention’s INNOVATE program. Students sharpen critical 21st century learning skills such as teamwork and creative problem solving as they rotate through four modules each day that disguise learning as fun.

  • In the Power’d™ module, students will assemble their own motorized creatures and bring them to life while helping a mysterious scientist explore alternative energy.
  • The role of economics in the world is explained through the guise of a virtual world, whose marketplace needs to be rebuilt in the Hatched™ module.
  • In the I Can Invent: Launchitude™ module, student expedition teams will explore physics, entrepreneurship and invention through hands-on challenges.
  • Finally, in the Geo-Games™ module, students combine physical activity and creativity, while practicing teamwork, cooperation, coordination and creative problem solving during fun, energetic games.

Certified teachers will facilitate program modules, and enthusiastic Leadership Interns ensure a one staff member for every eight students ratio. Registration is open to all students in N.J. entering grades one to six.


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