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STEM Camps

Choose from any of our cutting-edge Summer and Holiday Camps
Ages 5+

Camps for future scientists, engineers and programmers!

At STEM World, we know how to "get your science on." Discover our unique brand of summer and holiday camps in a world-class "STEM immersion" workshop!
Technology camps in ROBOTICS and CODING.
Science camps in ASTRONOMY, PHYSICS, CHEMISTRY, ENGINEERING, GEOLOGY, ECOLOGY, OCEANOGRAPHY, BIOLOGY, BOTANY, ZOOLOGY, PALEONTOLOGY, ARCHAEOLOGY and more!
Some camps include field trips for an even more in-depth experience.
All full-day camps include healthy lunches.

Want to know more? Check out our FAQ page.
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Thanksgiving 2019 Camps 

  • 5 - 10

  • Beg - Int

  • 3 days

  • From $89 USD

Camps offer 2 awesome subjects per day and you can sign-up for morning or afternoon sessions or full day.
Please read our FAQ for more details.

Programs
Nov 25
Nov 26
Nov 27
 
Take the Engineering Challenge!
STEMtastic Fall Concoctions

Beg

5 - 10

Course Info

Mon-Wed AM-PM

$89-399 USD

MORNING: Take the Engineering Challenge!

Kidz will become amazing architects and engineers as they design their own engineering projects and build them!

 

AFTERNOON: STEMtastic Fall Concoctions

Kidz will get excited about the wonderful world around them as they create amazing concoctions, conduct fun experiments, and get their hands dirty with science!

Engineering
Chemistry

9:00-4:00

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Winter 2019 Camps (Registration is LIVE)

  • 5 - 14

  • Beg - Adv

  • 3 days (12/23,26-27 & 12/30,1/2-3)

  • From $89 USD

Two camps for two age groups - 5-8 campers get two exciting subjects per day; 9+ campers dive deep into their subjects in all day-only camps.
Please read our FAQ for more details.

Programs
Dec 23
Dec 26
Dec 27
Dec 30
Jan 2
Jan 3
 
Inventor Camp | A Wonderful STEM Christmas
Biology Explorations | Chemistry Explorations
Robots are Friends! | Computers Conquer the World!

Beg - Adv

5-8

Course Info

Dec 23 (Mon), Dec 26 (Thu), Dec 27 (Fri)

$399 USD

Mon AM: Inventor Camp

Campers build towers from legos, sail boats across the "English Channel", and play some original, STEM-inspired science games. Sure to challenge their problem-solving skills but still all the camp fun they can handle!

 

Mon PM: A Wonderful STEM Christmas

Holiday-themed fun featuring integrated STEM activities! Join us for Santa’s sleigh race, make imaginative structures with a seasonal flavor, and experiment with some candy chemistry! Campers will unleash their creativity and be challenged to use their critical thinking skills.

 

Thu AM: Biology Explorations

Campers learn about the living world while getting hands on with fun experiments and games. They'll learn about living vs nonliving things (the "Mrs Gren" method) and play games with each other testing the 5 senses that we humans have!

 

Thu PM: Chemistry Explorations

States of matter, film canister rockets, purple slime and more! Campers can't resist having fun in this camp learning about chemical reactions while getting their hands deep into utter messes!

 

Fri AM: Robots are Friends!

Young campers will play with simple robots, learning the basics of building and coding while having tons of fun with their friends in this camp! Prior experience in robots not necessary, but those with experience can learn something new too!

 

Fri PM: Computers Conquer the World!

Programming is the language of the future. The earlier they learn it, the better off we'll be so computers don't turn into human terminators! Campers will engage in the Scratch programming language with interactive stories, games, and animations while building a problem-solving and teamwork mindset.

Engineering
Biology
Chemistry
Robotics
Programming

9:00-4:00

 
 
Builders Unite!
Things that go BOOM!
Robots conquer the World!

Beg - Adv

9-14

Course Info

Dec 30 (Mon), Jan 2 (Thu), Jan 3 (Fri)

$149-399 USD

MON: Builders Unite!

Let's build something cool - like a ping pong shooter! Students are introduced to the "Industrial Arts," learning how to hammer, nail, cut, glue, saw and screw their shooter to become a real craftsperson in our STEM version of woodshop.

 

THU: Things that go BOOM!

We'll blow their minds with the science of explosions! They'll engage in safe experiments that end in "rapidly expanding chemical reactions" to propel balloons, rockets, cars and smiles into the stratosphere!

 

FRI: Robots conquer the World!

Learn to build and program robots that will take over the world someday!

Engineering
Chemistry
AstroPhysics
Robotics
 

9:00-4:00

Open Open Programs

Spring 2020 Camps

  • 6 - 14

  • Beg - Adv

  • 2 weeks (MAR 30-APR-10)

  • From $89 USD

(SAMPLE SCHEDULE BELOW ONLY) Our Spring Camps offer integrated STEM themes, incorporating a variety of the most exciting sciences and technology including robotics, technology, and maker activities. Sign up for a complete camp, or any combination of full and half days you wish!
Read our FAQ for more details.

Programs
MAR 30
APR 6
MAR 31
APR 7
APR 1
APR 8
APR 2
APR 9
APR 3
APR 10
5-DAY CAMP
 
STEM Robotics + Expedition to Planet X + Discovering the Mayans and Aztecs

Beg - Adv

Course Info

Mon-Fri AM-PM

$599 USD

Mon: STEM Robotics

Tue-Wed: Expedition to Planet X

Thu-Fri: Discovering the Mayans and Aztecs

 

See individual camp for descriptions

Robotics
Science
Engineering

9:00-4:00

9:00-4:00

9:00-4:00

9:00-4:00

9:00-4:00

FULL DAY
 
STEM Robotics

Beg - Adv

Course Info

Mon AM-PM

$149 USD

This camp utilizes different robotics platforms to delve into the limitless capabilities of robotics. Students also explore how science and math are applied to robotics!

* NOTE: Each day will cover new topics

 

Robotics
Coding
Science
Math

9:00-4:00

 
 
 
 
 
Expedition to Planet X

Beg - Adv

Course Info

Tue|Wed AM-PM

$149 USD

You are invited to join an expert team of scientists searching for life beyond our solar system! We will first identify habitable planets outside our solar system, then launch a probe, collect samples, and analyze them for signs of life! Will we discover extraterrestrial life forms?

This camp integrates astrophysics with engineering, robotics, and biochemistry. The primary subjects for each session are outlined below.

 

Tue AM: Astrophysics

Tue PM: Inventor, Physics

Wed AM: Inventor, Physics, Robotics

Wed PM: Biology, Chemistry

Astronomy
Physics
Engineering
Robotics
Biology
Chemistry

9:00-4:00

9:00-4:00

 
Discovering the Mayans and Aztecs

Beg - Adv

Course Info

Thu|Fri AM-PM

$149 USD

Join an archaeological expedition and unearth fascinating facts about these ancient cultures. Explore their technologies and investigate the sciences behind their societies.

Throughout this two-day camp, you will learn and use archaeological techniques, and develop critical thinking skills through interpretation of clues and comparison of these two great civilizations. You will also explore their knowledge of astronomy, expertise in engineering, their culture, and the world in which they lived.

 

Thu AM: Archaeology

Thu PM: Astronomy, Engineering

Fri AM: Archaeology, GeoSciences, Biology, Engineering

Fri PM: Archaeology, Inventor

Archaeology
Astronomy
Engineering
GeoSciences
Biology
 
 
 

9:00-4:00

9:00-4:00

HALF DAY
 
STEM Robotics

Beg - Adv

Course Info

Mon AM|PM

$89 USD

This camp utilizes different robotics platforms to delve into the limitless capabilities of robotics. Students also explore how science and math are applied to robotics!

* NOTE: Each day will cover new topics

 

Robotics
Coding
Science
Math

9:00-12:00
1:00-4:00

 
 
 
 
 
Expedition to Planet X

Beg - Adv

Course Info

Tue|Wed AM|PM

$89 USD

You are invited to join an expert team of scientists searching for life beyond our solar system! We will first identify habitable planets outside our solar system, then launch a probe, collect samples, and analyze them for signs of life! Will we discover extraterrestrial life forms?

This camp integrates astrophysics with engineering, robotics, and biochemistry. The primary subjects for each session are outlined below.

 

Tue AM: Astrophysics

Tue PM: Inventor, Physics

Wed AM: Inventor, Physics, Robotics

Wed PM: Biology, Chemistry

Astronomy
Physics
Engineering
Robotics
Biology
Chemistry

9:00-12:00
1:00-4:00

9:00-12:00
1:00-4:00

 
Discovering the Mayans and Aztecs

Beg - Adv

Course Info

Thu|Fri AM|PM

$89 USD

Join an archaeological expedition and unearth fascinating facts about these ancient cultures. Explore their technologies and investigate the sciences behind their societies.

Throughout this two-day camp, you will learn and use archaeological techniques, and develop critical thinking skills through interpretation of clues and comparison of these two great civilizations. You will also explore their knowledge of astronomy, expertise in engineering, their culture, and the world in which they lived.

 

Thu AM: Archaeology

Thu PM: Astronomy, Engineering

Fri AM: Archaeology, GeoSciences, Biology, Engineering

Fri PM: Archaeology, Inventor

Archaeology
Astronomy
Engineering
GeoSciences
Biology
 
 
 

9:00-12:00
1:00-4:00

9:00-12:00
1:00-4:00

Open Open Programs

Summer 2020 Camps

  • 5 - 14

  • Beg - Adv

  • 1 week

  • From $89 USD

(SAMPLE SCHEDULE BELOW ONLY) Our week-long summer camps offer a range of exciting themes, integrating science, technology, engineering, and math in a fun and engaging way!
Options include full day and 1/2 day camps. Full day camps INCLUDE LUNCH.
Read our FAQ for more details.

Programs
JUN
10-14
JUN
17-21
JUN
24-28
JUL
1-5*
JUL
8-12
JUL
15-19
JUL
22-26
JUL 29-
AUG 2
AUG
5-9
AUG
12-16
FULL 5-DAY CAMPS
 
Kidz Robotics & Sciences

Beg - Int

5-8

Course Info

Mon-Fri AM-PM

$89-599 USD

Designed for our youngest robotics engineers and scientists, summer's first camp provides a range of exploratory, hands-on activities to capture the imagination and stimulate curiosity in both robotics and science. Students learn to build and program Lego-brand robots and code in the ever-popular Scratch language. They dive into paleontology with a dinosaur/fossil hunt, get messy with chemistry, discover the living world through plant/animal biology activities, become a geologist and more!

Robotics
Coding
Paleontology
Chemistry
Biology
Geology

9:00-4:00

 
Advanced Robotics & Programming

Int - Adv

9+

Course Info

Mon-Fri AM-PM

$629 USD

Experienced students learn everything they need to build and program their own multi-tasking Arduino robot! Throughout the week, campers design, build and program their own robotic platform with Arduino and Robot C programming language, using various sensors and micro-controllers. In addition, they learn how to perform "simulation" - an important tool in engineering design. For the true robotics engineer, this camp allows students to plan their own projects, use creative engineering and scientific tools, and program with a powerful programming language!

Prerequisite: Programming and robotics experience preferred. Ability to follow complex instructions required.

Advanced
Robotics
&
Programming

9:00-4:00

 
Spy Camp

Beg - Int

9+

Course Info

Mon-Fri AM-PM

$89-599 USD

Top CIA Agent Quinn just went missing. It's up to our recruits to utilize spycraft skills to solve this mystery! Campers evaluate world geography to plan out their mission, investigate forensic evidence using chemistry (luminol) and biological clues, analyze fingerprints, and codebreak using digital cyphers. Their training at spy camp covers all the STEM skills needed for a top-secret mission! They also design spy gadgets (listening devices using Arduino, mini-cameras, and usb keyloggers), understand how to interpret human behavior (building and using a real lie detector), learn electrical circuitry to defuse a "bomb," and solve the mystery of Agent Quinn's disappearance!

Technology
Engineering
Psychology
Biochemistry
Geography

9:00-4:00

 
Kidz Robotics & Engineering

Beg - Int

5-8

Course Info

Mon-Fri AM-PM

$89-479 USD

This is our second summer week dedicated to both young robotics engineers and inventors! Campers work on projects that challenge their creativity, problem-solving, and technological skills. In addition to learning different robotics platforms (Lego/ ModRobotics/ Makeblock) and the ever-popular Scratch coding language in the morning sessions, they will also perform various engineering projects in the afternoons, such as designing and building kaleidoscopes, catapults, waterwheels, air-powered boats, and one of our most popular builds - rockets that they launch outside!

No camp on July 4.

Robotics
Engineering
Inventor

9:00-4:00

 
Moon Colony 2030

Beg - Int

9+

Course Info

Mon-Fri AM-PM

$89-599 USD

For future astronauts and space engineers! Campers will be completely engaged in this unique camp challenging them to learn all the STEM subjects necessary to set up a new human colony on the Moon! They research Earth’s moon, design and launch a virtual rocket using an advanced NASA-engineered simulation program, build their own model spacecraft to take home, as well as design and build a biosphere capable of sustaining human habitation (creating a mock "Lunar Hab"). Students learn about the physics and engineering of rocketry, as well as the engineering and biomedical challenges of colonizing a planet. Nothing but pure awesomeness here! (**Includes field trip to Griffith Observatory.)

Astronomy
Physics
Engineering
Biology

9:00-4:00

 
Robotics & Programming

Beg - Int

9+

Course Info

Mon-Fri AM-PM

$89-599 USD

Robots are everywhere! They drive cars, explore planets, automate factories, clean homes, and are part of our daily lives. This in depth robotics and programming camp (utilizing Lego Makeblock and Vex platforms, with Robot C programming language) helps future robotics engineers understand both the fundamentals and complexities of robotics as well as how to integrate it with programming. They explore different robotics engineering concepts and design their own solutions to real-world challenges. By the end of the week, campers will understand the concept of technological dualism - melding both mind (programs) and body (robots) to create something truly unique and exciting.

Robotics
Programming

9:00-4:00

 
Robotics & Maker

Beg - Int

9+

Course Info

Mon-Fri AM-PM

$89-599 USD

In this camp, students continue to develop both their robotics and inventor skills. They design, build and program robots using LEGO’s most advanced robotics technology – the powerful MINDSTORMS® EV3. EV3 features an easy-to-use graphical programming language that lets students immediately begin simple robotics programming and then advance into developing more complex algorithms. Campers work in pairs or individually to complete projects and compete in friendly competitions. They also learn 3D design to make 3D printed products, explore engineering challenges, and investigate green technology! An all-round preparation for future roboticists and inventors!

Robotics
Programming
3D Design
3D Printing

9:00-4:00

 
Time Travelers - Mysteries of the Past

Beg - Int

9+

Course Info

Mon-Fri AM-PM

$89-599 USD

A team of expert scientists must create their own "time machine" to travel back in time and learn the secrets of Earth's geologic, paleontological, archaeological and anthropological history. Students will study the physics of time travel (including why Einstein’s theories are important), the geology of early Earth formation, how life began and evolved into dinosaurs, major anthropological moments of early humans using replica hominid skulls and models, as well as study major ancient civilizations (Egyptian, Aztec, Incan) throughout history. This is a multi-disciplinary STEM camp that will inspire students in multiple subjects like physics, paleontology, archaeology, anthropology, biology and geology. Who will learn the secrets of the past? (**Includes private tour field trip at the Natural History Museum.)

Physics
Archaeology
Anthropology
Geology
Paleontology

9:00-4:00

 
Superhero Camp

Beg - Int

6+

Course Info

Mon-Fri AM-PM

$89-599 USD

Learning the science and technology behind superhero powers! This camp is devoted to designing and constructing superhero-based projects using STEM. Guaranteed fun! But this isn’t child’s play. The activities are carefully designed and coordinated to teach STEM principles to curious young minds. The week is filled with challenges in everything from building gadgets and gears for Batman, engineering a Rube Goldberg machine to help the Avengers, to designing and launching a rocket for Iron Man. Campers' skills will be put to the test as they dive into physics (egg drop exercise to see if structural design can counter acceleration and force), aerodynamics/flight (building airplanes/paper rockets) and chemistry (grow Kryptonite cystals). This camp will bring out their super-STEM powers for sure!

Biology
Chemistry
Engineering
Physics

9:00-4:00

 
Sports STEM

Beg - Adv

9+

Course Info

Mon-Fri AM-PM

$89-599 USD

Join our winning team and discover the science behind sporting achievement! In this curriculum created by a practicing physician, campers will learn about human anatomy and physiology as it relates to sport and exercise, examine the biomechanics of movement, understand some of the principles of biochemistry, and explore the psychology of sports performance! Campers will also have the chance to engineer and test technological designs to enhance the performance of both able-bodied and disabled athletes. For future doctors, phys-ed professionals or athletes - this camp is guaranteed not to disappoint!

Biomechanics
Physiology
Biochemistry
Engineering

9:00-4:00

What to expect in our camps?

01
Instruction and hands-on activities (7+ hours per day)
Develop their critical thinking skills, challenge their creativity, and collaborate on fun projects that raise the confidence and encourage curiosity in all students!
02
Social Breaks
Opportunities to recharge and socialize with fellow campers are important. They can play games, rest, chat, get some energy out or explore the lab!
03
Snacks/Lunch
Lunch and snacks are included in the price! We provide nutritious, kid-friendly lunches. There are also morning and afternoon snacks to energize them throughout the day.
04
DISCOUNT: 20% off in our retail store!
During the week of their camp, you will be entitled to an amazing 20% discount off all products in our store! An excellent opportunity to build on what they learned in camp!
05
Optional extended care
Need to arrive early or stay after the camp ends? No problem! Options for extended care are available to suit your needs. Games and entertainment will be provided to keep our students happy and safe.

Daily Schedule

 

8 AM - 9 AM

Optional early checkin

 

9 AM - 12 PM

Morning subject, with a 15 min break

 

12 PM - 1 PM

Supervised lunch break for campers in ALL DAY camps

Lunch included

 

1 PM - 4 PM

Afternoon subject, with a 15 min break

 

4 PM - 6 PM

Optional extended care