Summer Camps

Hey kids – have you ever wanted to build a robot, or make something that does something? Now you can!

Summer Camp is a fun and exciting experience that leaves participants with memories and skills that last a lifetime. At STEM Learning Lab, we offer camps that integrate play with learning in the domains of science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM).

Sign up now for an engineering camp, Maker camp, or even a robotics camp.

Register For Camps Here

Date: For the dates and times of each camp see the Camp Calendar

Location: All Camps will be at the STEM Learning Lab South Campus.

11410, #38 – 27th Street

SE., Calgary

For more information, contact Natasha

Ph: (403) 452-4847

Email: info@juniorengineers.ca

Camps:

Promo Code Registration Here

Robotics Camps: Building “Six” (A Hexapod Robot)

Science fiction comes to life in this exciting new day camp! Participants are empowered to create something they never thought was possible; they will build and program a Hexapod (spider) robot named “Six”! Campers will design obstacle courses for their Hexapod to conquer while competing against other teams in the ultimate of robot competitions! By the end of the week, campers will be able to program advanced features such as speech recognition and vision tracking. Participants will showcase their robots and their work to their parents at the end of the week. This robotics camp sparks excitement while it engages campers in a hands-on engineering project using innovative technologies. Campers will learn math, science and engineering while having fun and making friends! This camp is sponsored by EZ-Robot. No previous robotics experience required.

 

Date Price Grades
July 6-10 $395 Gr 4-8 SOLD OUT
July 13 – 17 $395 Gr 4-8 CLOSED

 

Robotics Camp: The AdventureBot

Science fiction comes to life as participants build and program their own AdventureBot! The AdventureBot is a fun and highly mobile robot that is able to play soccer, move objects, and can compete in Robot wars!  In this camp, campers will learn math, science, computer programming and engineering while using innovative technologies. In this hands-on camp, participants will learn about science, technology, engineering art and math (STEAM) as they build, play, and tinker to learn. At the end of camp, campers will have programmed their robot to move quickly, use vision tracking, and to do battle. This camp is sponsored by EZ Robot. No prior robotics experience is required.

Date Price Grades
August 17 – 21 $295 Gr 4-8 Register Now

 

Maker Camp: Combining Creativity, Technology and Engineering!

Let’s get busy and make something! This popular camp has participants exploring their creative side as they implement innovative technology into their own original creations. Campers will use the basis of Design Thinking strategies from Stanford’s d.school to plan, create and prototype their own unique inventions. At the end of the Camp, campers will showcase their creations to parents in our STEMfest. In this camp, campers will work with everything from wood, to Lego, to Littlebits, to Robots.

Date Price Grades
July 27 – 31 $275 Gr 2-5 Register Now

 

Robotics Camp: The Space Rover!

“Houston… we have a solution!” This robotics camp will focus on a Rover style robot. Campers will build and program their own Rover robot, and have the ability to simulate the type of actions that NASA’s Rovers do on Mars. Campers will have the opportunity to control their robot kinesthetically, and will even program their robot to recognize them and address them by name. Robotics camp sparks excitement while it engages campers in this hands-on engineering project using innovative technologies. Campers will learn math, science and engineering while having fun and bringing science fiction to life before their very own eyes! This camp is sponsored by EZ-Robot. No previous robotics experience required.

Date Price Grades
July 6 – 10 $395 Gr 4-8 CLOSED

Robotics Camps: Building a Humanoid!

This  exciting new Robotics camp gives campers the opportunity to create something they never thought was possible; they will build and program a Humanoid Robot! In one week participants will learn to build their robot and will be able to program advanced features such as speech recognition and facial tracking. They’ll learn how to control their robot kinesthetically, and will even program their robot to recognize them and address them by name! At the end of the week, campers will have a performance for their parents showcasing their robots. This robotics camp sparks excitement while it engages campers in a hands-on engineering project using innovative technologies. Campers will learn math, science and engineering while having fun and bo7;.ringing science fiction to life before their very own eyes! No prior experience required. This camp is sponsored by EZ-Robot.

Date Price Grades
Aug 4 – 7 $395 Gr 5-8 SOLD OUT

Girls Only: Robots and Dancing with A Humanoid!

This fun filled, girls-only Robotics camp gives campers the opportunity to create something they never thought was possible; they will build and program a Humanoid Robot! In one week girls will learn to build their robot and will be able to program advanced features such as speech recognition and facial tracking. They’ll learn how to control their robot kinesthetically so they can dance along with their robot! Campers will also learn to program their robot to recognize them and address them by name! At the end of the week, campers will have designed a performance for their parents showcasing their learning. This robotics camp sparks excitement while it engages campers in a hands-on engineering project using innovative technologies. Participating girls will learn math, science and engineering while having fun and bringing science fiction to life before their very own eyes! No prior experience required. This camp is sponsored by EZ-Robot.

Date Price Grades
Aug 24 – 28 $395 Gr 4-8  Register Now

Math, Music & Movement

Does your child struggle with math or want to participate in fun math activities that will engage and excite them? In this unique day camp participants will engage in mathematics in fun and meaningful ways using music, movement, and games to facilitate their learning. Over the course of the week campers will develop their conceptual understanding of math basics while becoming more proficient with their skills. Each camper will have a customized learning goals based on their specific learning needs. Campers will enjoy this opportunity to understand and do math while having fun, making friends, and building confidence. This camp is designed and facilitated by a Mathematics Education Learning Specialist. There are a limited number of spaces in this camp.

Date Price Grades
July 13 – 17 $395 Gr 3-4 SOLD OUT

Math, Music & Movement

Does your child struggle with math or want to participate in fun math activities that will engage and excite them? In this unique day camp participants will engage in mathematics in fun and meaningful ways using music, movement, and games to facilitate their learning. Over the course of the week campers will develop their conceptual understanding of addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, and fractions. Each camper will received customized goals ao they can work at their own level based on their specific learning needs. Math campers will enjoy the opportunity to do math while having fun, making friends, and building confidence. This camp is designed and facilitated by a Mathematics Education Learning Specialist. There are a limited number of spaces in this camp.

Date Price Grades
July 20 – 24 $395 Gr 5-8 SOLD OUT

Math Camp: Fostering Real-world Problem Solving Skills!

Problem solving is an essential skill for 21st Century learners. In this day camp, participants will engage in fun, meaningful, and challenging mathematical problems that will teach them to think like little mathematicians. Participants will play with mathematical ideas in ways that help them see and understand how math connects to the world around them. Campers will also develop their reasoning and collaboration skills while building their mathematical confidence. Campers will work at their own individual level and will be gently and strategically challenged to move beyond this. This camp is designed by and facilitated by a Mathematics Education Learning Specialist. There are a limited number of spaces in this camp.

Date Price Grades
Aug 10 – 14 $395 Gr 3-6 SOLD OUT

STEAM Camp: Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math and more!

STEAM is an acronym for the disciplines of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics. STEAM Camp integrates these disciplines in ways that engage and inspire little engineers. By blending arts and crafts with new technologies, this day camp brings science, math and engineering to life through play and exploration. Campers will invent, design, create and prototype their ideas as they team up with new friends and explore their creative side. At the end of the week, campers will showcase their creations for their parents at our STEMfest. This camp was designed by Science, Engineering, Art and Mathematics Education specialists and is facilitated by Scientists and/or Engineers.

Date Price Grades
July 6 – 10 $375 Gr 2-4 SOLD OUT
July 13 – 17 $375 Gr 4-5 SOLD OUT
July 20 – 24 $375 Gr 5-7 SOLD OUT

Hands-on Science Camp!

All kids are born scientists. This day camp is designed to spark children’s innate interest in the sciences by providing fun, hands-on learning experiences that foster creativity and meaningful learning. Campers will learn through play as they explore ideas from biology, chemistry, and physics in the world around them. Through hands-on experimentation, campers will develop their scientific thinking and reasoning skills while making friends and having fun. At the end of the week, campers will showcase their learning  for their parents at our STEMfest. This camp was designed by Science Education specialists and is facilitated by Scientists.

Date Price Grades
Aug 17 – 21 $295 Gr 3-5 SOLD OUT
Aug 24 – 28 $295 Gr 6-8 SOLD OUT

App Development Camp

Is your child interested in computers and electronics? Does your child like to play apps on their tablets or phones? This camp is perfectly suited for children who want to learn more about app development, and wish to create their own applications and games. Learn the basics on how to design and build an Application using our experienced instructors and app development software.

Date Price Grades
July 6-10 $400 Gr 4-7 CLOSED
July 13-17 $400 Gr 8-12 CLOSED

*Please note Camp is 8am-4pm, Monday thru Friday

Architectural Engineering Camp

Explore and learn the fundamentals of construction design while you build a foam board city! Create your city in our 3D software and bring it to life during the week. Campers will enjoy creating and building this fun hands on experience.

Date Price Grades
July 13-17 $400 Gr 4-7 CLOSED
July 6-10 $400 Gr 8-12 CLOSED

*Please note Camp is 8am-4pm, Monday thru Friday

Geomatics & Presdigitation (Magic)
During this week campers will learn geomatics and presdigitation (magic)! Ever wonder how Google maps works? Ever spent hours locating places on Google Earth? Campers will learn how to use geomatics and learn how it affects our daily lives. While learning about geomatics and global positioning systems (GPS), campers will participate and create their own scavenger hunts, maps and games. Later in the week campers will learn how magicians use science to perform their greatest tricks. Use our laboratory to discover and create your own magic tricks. There will even be a final show!

Date Price Grades
July 20-24 $400 Gr 4-7 CLOSED
July 27-31 $400 Gr 8-12 SOLD OUT

*Please note Camp is 8am-4pm, Monday thru Friday

Engineering Experience Camp

Interested in becoming an engineer? Do engineering concepts fascinate you? This week is perfect to get a taste of engineering. During the week campers will experience building several projects with electronics, microprocessors, 3D printers, mechanical systems, Computer Aided Manufacturing systems, robots and a whole lot more.

Date Price Grades
July 27-31 $400 Gr 4-7 SOLD OUT
August 10-14 $400 Gr 8-12 Register Now

*Please note Camp is 8am-4pm, Monday thru Friday

Earth Engineering

Explore the world around you! Campers will learn about hydro, wind and solar generation. Activities will include the history of harnessing the elements, and creating their own solar panel creations. Campers will use their knowledge of renewable energy to create something unique.

Date Price Grades
August 4-7 $400 Gr 4-7 Register Now
July 20-24 $400 Gr 8-12 SOLD OUT

*Please note Camp is 8am-4pm, Monday thru Friday

Aerospace Engineering

Reach for the sky. Learn all about rockets, aircraft and spacecraft. Over the week campers will  build their own planes, spacecraft and rovers. Activities will include demonstrating, building and competitions.

Date Price Grades
August 10-14 $400 Gr 4-7 Register Now
August 4-7 $400 Gr 8-12 Register Now

*Please note Camp is 8am-4pm, Monday thru Friday

Remote Controlled Vehicles

Is your child a builder? Learning to build their own remote controlled vehicles is the perfect experience! Campers will learn how to put together their own creations with our easy to build kits. This beginner’s camp will teach kids the finer points to their favorite toys, and how to build some on their own. This educational and interactive camp is perfect for builders! Extra cost if your child wants to keep their kit.

Date Price Grades
August 17-21 $400 Gr 4-7 Register Now
August 17-21 $400 Gr 8-12 Register Now

*Please note Camp is 8am-4pm, Monday thru Friday

Robotics Camp

Robotics is a quickly developing industry! Our campers will learn with hands-on activities with electronic and motorized machines. Build your own robot using one of our robotic kits. Campers will develop skills with gears, motors, wheels, axles, pulleys and electronic control devices. Our NAO Robot, Junior will even be around for students to learn Robotic Programming. Extra cost if your child wants to keep their Robotic Set.

Date Price Grades
August 24-28 $400 Gr 4-7 Register Now
August 24-28 $400 Gr 8-12 Register Now

*Please note Camp is 8am-4pm, Monday thru Friday

Basic information about our Camps

All our of our camps are weeklong camps with the exception of the Entrepreneurial Innovation Camp for Youth (14+ years), which is a two week camp. Camps start at 9:00 daily and run until 3:00 (unless otherwise stated). There is no before or after care provided. Campers should bring their own snacks and lunch each day. Please be sensitive to food allergies and ensure all food items are nut free.

Our camp content is aligned with the Alberta curriculum; upon completion of a camp, our campers receive a take-home report detailing what they have learned and how this is tied to their academic, social-emotional and cognitive development. Campers will also bring home many stories of the fun-filled activities they participated in and the many new friends they met as they learned, played, explored and created.

Accommodating All Students

Stem Learning Lab will accommodate students with special needs or considerations. If your child has any need for accommodation of any kind, please be sure to provide us with any special instructions on the registration form.

All of our camps will be held at our new Stem Learning Lab campus – 11410, #38 – 27th Street SE, Calgary.

Refund Policy

We will provide a refund of 50% of the registration fees on notice up to 30 days prior to the start date of your camp.  No refund will be provided within 30 days of the start of the camp.