Calgary Summer Camps 2016

Calgary’s STEM Summer Camps have arrived!

We are thrilled to announce our 2016 Summer Camp roster!  STEM Learning Lab prides itself on providing campers with high quality, fun-filled experiences in STEM, Coding and Robotics.

Important information:
Camps begin at 9am and end at 3:30pm.  We offer before and after care from 8am-9am and 3:30pm-4pm.

All campers should bring a lunch, two snacks and a bottle daily.  All campers will enjoy outside playtime in the mornings and afternoons (weather permitting), so please dress accordingly.

All camps are conveniently located in the Marda-Loop area, unless otherwise posted.  Should you have any questions please contact us at info@stemlearninglab.com

 


STEM Summer Camps July 4-8, 2016

Robotics Summer Camp      

Ages 8-12          July 4-8, 2016

You can build the robot of your dreams!   In this highly engaging hands-on summer camp, participants will build and program a robot with advanced capabilities, such as speech recognition and camera tracking.  Participants can program their robot to recognize colors, objects, and even their faces!  What will you teach your robot to do? Sing, Dance, Talk… and more.

No prior robotics or programming experience necessary.  Anyone can do this!

Check out this video to see the robots in action

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Code your way to Gaming

Ages 10-14          July 4-8, 2016

Do you like Gaming? Want to learn to code? Why not make your own games and learn valuable skills coding in this exciting one-week long summer camp! In this innovative new summer camp, participants will learn Python and Scratch and will use MIT’s App Inventor to design, make ad code their own games and apps. This is the perfect camp for all the techies and gamers out there as it teaches kids how to create technology rather than just consume it. Coding and app design are valuable skills for the 21st Century! This camp is perfect for campers that want to be Creators. Campers and their parents will be amazed what will be accomplish at the end of this exciting, hands-on week of coding and gaming.

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STEM Summer Camps July 11-15, 2016

Girls Only Dancing Robots

Ages 8-14          July 11-15, 2016

This innovative, highly engaging, hands on GIRLS ONLY summer camp will foster the development of girls’ self confidence and self-esteem. Girls will engage in the principles of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) as they design, build, engineer, wire and program a Humanoid robot to dance to their favorite song! Participants will also learn to code and develop their own apps that will control their humanoid robot. Making friends and learning new technologies has never been so fun!

No prior robotics or programming experience necessary.  Anyone can do this!

REGISTRATION CLOSED


 

rover 2Exploring Mars! Robotics & Engineering

Ages 8-12          July 11-15, 2016

Are humans ready to go to Mars? NASA is working towards this lofty goal – and you can too in this innovative, hands on summer camp! In this engaging week long summer camp, our campers will learn to build, program and code a Space Rover to explore the surface of Mars. They will also learn about sustainability, engineering and designing as they prepare to create a Mars-like habitat for their rover to explore. How well can  you program your Space Rover to accomplish these tasks? Will you succeed? Do you think you will be ready when NASA calls?

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STEM Summer Camps JULY 18-22

Robotic Camp: Wars and Games 

Ages 8-12          July 18-22, 2016

Do you love adventures? And Robots? Well we’ve got the perfect camp for you! During this camp you’ll build, wire and program your robot to compete in challenges and do battle. These robots LOVE getting into all sorts of things so once you’ve customized your bot you will program it to finish obstacle courses, play soccer and perhaps even win a Robot Ultimate Fight!

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app Gaming, App Development and Minecraft Summer Camp

Ages 9-13          July 18-22, 2016

Are you a gamer? Do you like Minecraft? Do you love playing video games and apps? This hands-on, technology focused summer camp will take you behind the scenes of your favorite games and teach you how to build a game of your own.  This summer camp will end with a Gaming tournament in which campers will compete to become the top ranking game designer! Come and get your creative geek on!

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Wearable Technology Summer Camp for Girls

Ages 11+          July 18-22          (Powered by TORCH)

STEM Learning Lab is proud to present “TORCH Wearable STEAM Summit for Girls” Aged 11 and up. this hands-on, GIRLS ONLY summer camp is scheduled for the week of July 18-22nd. Wearables are more than jellyfish umbrellas and glow sticks that light up your look.  Starting with Benjamin Franklin – the first haute couturier interested in the quantified body, learn about the history and  the evolution of the pioneers of wearables, the many ways to fashion intelligent apparel, and the collisions between engineering, electronics and fashion design. Summary of week:   Monday: Talking to our bodies and listening to what they say (3D Scan & Design). Tuesday: Breaker, breaker smart clothes maker (Soldering Circuits & Microprocessors. Wednesday: Engineer (Designing and engineering for smart socks) Thursday: Art & Design (What goes into a fashion show. Friday: Light it up (A showcase of what works and why).    LOCATION: 906 – Centre Street N. (North of Chinatown)

REGISTRATION CLOSED


STEM Summer Camps July 25-29, 2016

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Robots,  Apps, and Games STEM Summer Camp 

Ages 8 and Up          July 25-29, 2016

Have you always wanted to build a robot and tell it what to do? Do you want to create your own apps? Do you love Gaming and playin Minecraft? If so, this technology mash-up camp is for you! In this action packed summer camp, participants will build and program a robot and will explore the basics of coding by using RoboScratch to program and move and their robots. Campers will also learn about apps and gaming while exploring the world of Minecraft! This highly-engaging and interactive camp teaches kids to be creators of technology rather than mere consumers. Bring on the fun!

Space is limited. Register now to ensure enrollment.

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energySTEM and Art for Girls

Ages 8-14          July 25-29           (Powered by TORCH)
This innovative GIRLS ONLY camp will engage girls 8 and up in engineering, design, science and technology. This camp will ignite girl curiosity a they learn about motion, design, technology and STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics). Inspired by Eva Hakansson, who has built the world’s fastest (270mph) electric motorcycles, each day of the camp features a different way to think about design, materials and how we move through time and space ensuring a week of high engagement, learning and tons of hands on FUN!  Monday: Harnessing Energy (3D Scan & Design). Tuesday: Sense the World (Soldering circuits & microprocessors). Wednesday: Engineer (The Science of Structures). Thursday: Art & Design (Energy Generation). Friday: Add it Up (What Works & Why)
LOCATION: 906 – Centre Street N. (North of Chinatown)

REGISTRATION CLOSED 

NextGen Innovators Summer Camp & Invent-O-Rama

Ages 10-14           July 25-29           (Powered by Mindfuel)

Mad Scientist. Creative Cat. Idea Maker. Sound like you? Then join us this summer to explore your inner inventor. Start the week off by pitching (or getting behind) the next great science, technology or innovative idea. Vote on the best ideas and spend the rest of the week working in teams to brainstorm, design, test, redesign, and finally, share your inventions. This unique opportunity will give you the chance to work with other young inventors to find solutions to real-world issues and understand how you can bring your idea to reality through “Dragon’s-Den style” techniques. Tap into your ability to work with others, face and overcome roadblocks, take calculated risks, create opportunities, use your imagination and be a leader.

REGISTRATION CLOSED


STEM Summer Camps AUGUST 2-5, 2016

sample weekTech Mash Up: Robotics, Minecraft and App Development Summer Camp

Ages 8 and up.          August 2-5, 2016
Are you interested in robots and apps? Do you want to explore the world of Minecraft? If so, this fun and innovative Tech Mash-up camp is for you! In this interactive summer camp, participants will experience building and programming a Humanoid Robot and will go to War with our AdventureBot! Campers will also design apps to interact with their robot creations. Finally, we will explore the world of Games and Minecraft, and will even learn the basics of coding! This camp is fun for kids 8 and up.

Space is limited!

REGISTRATION CLOSED


STEM Summer Camps AUGUST 8-12, 2016

EntrepreneurNextGen Innovators Summer Camp

Ages 10-14          August 8-12          (Powered by MindFuel)

Mad Scientist. Creative Cat. Idea Maker. Sound like you? Then join us this summer to explore your inner inventor. Start the week off by pitching (or getting behind) the next great science, technology or innovative idea. Vote on the best ideas and spend the rest of the week working in teams to brainstorm, design, test, redesign, and finally, share your inventions. This unique opportunity will give you the chance to work with other young inventors to find solutions to real-world issues and understand how you can bring your idea to reality through “Dragon’s-Den style” techniques. Tap into your ability to work with others, face and overcome roadblocks, take calculated risks, create opportunities, use your imagination and be a leader.

REGISTRATION CLOSED


STEM Summer Camps AUGUST 15-19, 2016

IMG_0371 - CopyMinecraft Summer Camp

Ages 8-12          August 15-19, 2016

Are you a gamer? Do you love playing video games and apps? This camp will take you behind the scenes of your favorite games and teach you how to build a game. Some of our time will be spent enhancing Minecraft skills and projects. This week will end with a Gaming tournament in which campers will compete to win the top ranking in each other’s games.

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