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Jul
8
Mon
Lego WeDo Wonders (Summer Camp – Gr. 1-3) @ Upper Campus Health Building
Jul 8 @ 9:00 am – Jul 12 @ 3:00 pm

Lego WeDo robots really can do it all! In this week-long program, your child will build and code various robotic creations to mitigate environmental disasters. Not only will your child strengthen their cognitive development through hands-on engineering and coding activities, but will also learn about technologies shaping our future. This program will expose campers to a university lab setting, immersing them in the scientific process and explaining how real scientists solve problems!

*This camp is recommended for kids entering into Grades 1 to 3

Dates: Monday, July 8th – Friday, July 12th, 2019

Location: This camp is located in the Upper Campus Health Building (formerly known as the Mountain Weather Services Office) at the University of British Columbia – Okanagan Campus, Kelowna, B.C.

Camp time: 9:00am – 3:00pm (drop-off/pick-up times for campers are between 8:30-9:00am and between 3:00-3:30 pm)

Please bring a nut-free lunch and snacks.

Extended Pick-up Option: Need to drop off your child early or pick them up later? No problem! We now offer care for all participants before and after camp hours. Cash only please! Receipts provided upon payment.

  • Early drop-off: $5.00 per morning (between 7:30-8:30 am)
  • Late pick-up: $5.00 per afternoon (between 3:30-4:30 pm)

Refund & Cancellation Policy

Our refund and cancellation policy helps us accommodate your needs while giving us sufficient time to fill open spots. Please provide written notice (send an email to information@stemlearninglab.com) if you need to withdraw your child from one of our programs. Please note that our program has a possibility of a cancellation due to low enrollment.

Refunds will be issued according to the following schedule:

  • 100% refund: 20 (or more) business days before first camp day
  • 50% refund: 7-19 business days before first camp day
  • No refund: 6 (or fewer) business days before first camp day

*Please note that small service and admin fees will be deducted from all refunds. GST and service fees do apply at time of purchase.

Early Bird Pricing: Use code EarlyBird2019 to receive 10% off until May 31st.

Bursaries: Contact Jennifer Jakobi for more information: jennifer.jakobi@ubc.ca.

Minecraft: Modding Through Coding (Summer Camp – Grades 4-8) @ Upper Campus Health Building
Jul 8 @ 9:00 am – Jul 12 @ 3:00 pm

Want to create your own game within Minecraft? Take your skills to the next level and build your own customized Minecraft world with block code or JavaScript! Create ‘mods’ that control how your Minecraft game behaves, and battle zombies and creepers by crafting code with Minecraft Education Edition! While no Minecraft experience is required, this camp is recommended for students with prior coding experience or strong computer skills.

*This camp is recommended for kids entering into Grades 4 to 8.

Dates: Monday, July 8 – Friday, July 12, 2019

Location: This camp is located in the Upper Campus Health Building (formerly known as the Mountain Weather Services Office) at the University of British Columbia – Okanagan Campus, Kelowna, B.C.

Camp time: 9:00am – 3:00pm (drop-off/pick-up times for campers are between 8:30-9:00am and between 3:00-3:30 pm)

Please bring a nut-free lunch and snacks.

Extended Pick-up Option: Need to drop off your child early or pick them up later? No problem! We now offer care for all participants before and after camp hours. Cash only please! Receipts provided upon payment.

  • Early drop-off: $5.00 per morning (between 7:30-8:30 am)
  • Late pick-up: $5.00 per afternoon (between 3:30-4:30 pm)

Refund & Cancellation Policy

Our refund and cancellation policy helps us accommodate your needs while giving us sufficient time to fill open spots. Please provide written notice (send an email to information@stemlearninglab.com) if you need to withdraw your child from one of our programs. Please note that our program has a possibility of a cancellation due to low enrollment.

Refunds will be issued according to the following schedule:

  • 100% refund: 20 (or more) business days before first camp day
  • 50% refund: 7-19 business days before first camp day
  • No refund: 6 (or fewer) business days before first camp day

*Please note that small service and admin fees will be deducted from all refunds. GST and service fees do apply at time of purchase.

Early Bird Pricing: Use code EarlyBird2019 to receive 10% off until May 31st.

Bursaries: Contact Jennifer Jakobi for more information: jennifer.jakobi@ubc.ca.

Jul
15
Mon
Art/Tech Mash-Up Summer Camp (Ages 6-9) @ STEM Learning Lab
Jul 15 @ 8:30 am – Jul 19 @ 3:30 pm

In this unique and creative camp, our little campers will have fun as they incorporate fine arts and technology together. Using STEAM (STEM + Art), campers will learn the fundamentals of electrical circuits and coding while using our Dash robots! This camp is great for those who love to be creative and tinker with technology. Campers will put together their own unique art projects, sculptures, costumes into a fun-filled short play for family and friends!

*This camp is recommended for kids ages 6 and up

Dates: Monday, July 15th – Friday, July 19th 2019

Location: #200 7101 5th SE Calgary  (we are located on the 2nd floor)

Camp time: 8:30am – 3:30pm (drop-off time for campers is between 8:00-8:30am)

Please bring a nut-free lunch and snacks.

Hackers United: Code Your Own Video Game Summer Camp (Ages 10-13) @ STEM Learning Lab
Jul 15 @ 8:30 am – Jul 19 @ 3:30 pm

Do you have a passion for playing video games and want to develop your own gaming projects? Participants will be introduced to 2D animations using Scratch 3.0 programming and GameMaker Studio. Students will then transition to 3D game design with GDevelop, an open-source environment for creating engaging animations.

*This camp is recommended for kids ages 10 and up

Dates: Monday, July 15th – Friday, July 19th 2019

Location: #200 7101 5th SE Calgary (we are located on the 2nd floor)

Camp time: 8:30am – 3:30pm (drop-off time for campers is between 8:00-8:30am)

Please bring a nut-free lunch and snacks.

Animation, Coding, and Digital Storytelling (Gr. 1-3) @ Upper Campus Health Building
Jul 15 @ 9:00 am – Jul 19 @ 3:00 pm

Digital storytelling is an imaginative and engaging way for kids to share ideas and experiences. Students first create characters, themes, and digital backgrounds using 3DC and StoryJumper. Campers then utilize Scratch Junior, a visual programming language to create their own interactive stories and animations. Later in the week, students will have the chance to connect circuits to their stories with Makey Makey devices, and can create more complex animations with Scratch block coding. We will read popular children’s literature as a means of sparking creativity, and animate stories through coding!

*This camp is recommended for kids entering into Grades 1 to 3

Dates: Monday, July 15th – Friday, July 19th, 2019

Location: This camp is located in the Upper Campus Health Building (formerly known as the Mountain Weather Services Office) at the University of British Columbia – Okanagan Campus, Kelowna, B.C.

Camp time: 9:00am – 3:00pm (drop-off/pick-up times for campers are between 8:30-9:00am and between 3:00-3:30 pm)

Please bring a nut-free lunch and snacks.

Extended Pick-up Option: Need to drop off your child early or pick them up later? No problem! We now offer care for all participants before and after camp hours. Cash only please! Receipts provided upon payment.

  • Early drop-off: $5.00 per morning (between 7:30-8:30 am)
  • Late pick-up: $5.00 per afternoon (between 3:30-4:30 pm)

Refund & Cancellation Policy

Our refund and cancellation policy helps us accommodate your needs while giving us sufficient time to fill open spots. Please provide written notice (send an email to information@stemlearninglab.com) if you need to withdraw your child from one of our programs. Please note that our program has a possibility of a cancellation due to low enrollment.

Refunds will be issued according to the following schedule:

  • 100% refund: 20 (or more) business days before first camp day
  • 50% refund: 7-19 business days before first camp day
  • No refund: 6 (or fewer) business days before first camp day

*Please note that small service and admin fees will be deducted from all refunds. GST and service fees do apply at time of purchase.

Early Bird Pricing: Use code EarlyBird2019 to receive 10% off until May 31st.

Bursaries: Contact Jennifer Jakobi for more information: jennifer.jakobi@ubc.ca or 250-807-9884.

Robot Wars & Games (Summer Camp – Grades 4-6) @ Upper Campus Health Building
Jul 15 @ 9:00 am – Jul 19 @ 3:00 pm

Get ready for some serious robot recreation! Build, wire, and code your very own robot as you compete against others for the chance to be crowned the Robot Wars champion. Participants will design and customize different robots to navigate obstacle course races, play soccer games, and even challenge others in the ultimate bot battle! Campers will also gain hands-on experience in a university lab setting as the camp infuses robotics with neuroscience and chemistry.

*This camp is recommended for kids entering into Grades 4 to 6.

Dates: Tuesday, July 15 – Friday, July 19, 2019

Location: This camp is located in the Upper Campus Health Building (formerly known as the Mountain Weather Services Office) at the University of British Columbia – Okanagan Campus, Kelowna, B.C.

Camp time: 9:00am – 3:00pm (drop-off/pick-up times for campers are between 8:30-9:00am and between 3:00-3:30 pm)

Please bring a nut-free lunch and snacks.

Extended Pick-up Option: Need to drop off your child early or pick them up later? No problem! We now offer care for all participants before and after camp hours. Cash only please! Receipts provided upon payment.

  • Early drop-off: $5.00 per morning (between 7:30-8:30 am)
  • Late pick-up: $5.00 per afternoon (between 3:30-4:30 pm)

Refund & Cancellation Policy

Our refund and cancellation policy helps us accommodate your needs while giving us sufficient time to fill open spots. Please provide written notice (send an email to information@stemlearninglab.com) if you need to withdraw your child from one of our programs. Please note that our program has a possibility of a cancellation due to low enrollment.

Refunds will be issued according to the following schedule:

  • 100% refund: 20 (or more) business days before first camp day
  • 50% refund: 7-19 business days before first camp day
  • No refund: 6 (or fewer) business days before first camp day

*Please note that small service and admin fees will be deducted from all refunds. GST and service fees do apply at time of purchase.

Early Bird Pricing: Use code EarlyBird2019 to receive 10% off until May 31st.

Bursaries: Contact Jennifer Jakobi for more information: jennifer.jakobi@ubc.ca.

Jul
22
Mon
Jr. Jedi Robotics Summer Camp (Ages 6-9) @ STEM Learning Lab
Jul 22 @ 8:30 am – Jul 26 @ 3:30 pm

Want to build your very own R2D2 robot? In our hands-on, week-long summer camp, our Jedis-in-training will learn circuitry while learning to code and program their R2D2s to complete tasks such as sound an alarm when an intruder approaches and/or drive using only ‘The Force’! Yes, you read that right, no controllers… with just the wave of a hand you can guide your robot, just like a real Jedi! Our young Jedis will also have fun and develop their creative capacities as they travel to a galaxy far, far away.

*This camp is recommended for kids ages 6 and up

Dates: Monday, July 22nd – Friday, July 26th 2019

Location: #200 7101 5th SE Calgary  (we are located on the 2nd floor)

Camp time: 8:30am – 3:30pm (drop-off time for campers is between 8:00-8:30am)

Please bring a nut-free lunch and snacks.

Robotic A.I. and Human Intelligence (Summer Camp – Grades 4-8) @ Upper Campus Health Building
Jul 22 @ 9:00 am – Jul 26 @ 3:00 pm

In this program, your camper will code and interact with an A.I. robot by the name of JD. Your robot enthusiast will enjoy programming their robot to create human-like functions such as voice recognition, dancing, colour recognition, and more. Campers will also get a hands-on experience in a university lab as the camp infuses robotics with neuroscience and chemistry.

*This camp is recommended for kids entering into Grades 4 to 8.

Dates: Monday, July 22 – Friday, July 26, 2019

Location: This camp is located in the Upper Campus Health Building (formerly known as the Mountain Weather Services Office) at the University of British Columbia – Okanagan Campus, Kelowna, B.C.

Camp time: 9:00am – 3:00pm (drop-off/pick-up times for campers are between 8:30-9:00am and between 3:00-3:30 pm)

Please bring a nut-free lunch and snacks.

Extended Pick-up Option: Need to drop off your child early or pick them up later? No problem! We now offer care for all participants before and after camp hours. Cash only please! Receipts provided upon payment.

  • Early drop-off: $5.00 per morning (between 7:30-8:30 am)
  • Late pick-up: $5.00 per afternoon (between 3:30-4:30 pm)

Refund & Cancellation Policy

Our refund and cancellation policy helps us accommodate your needs while giving us sufficient time to fill open spots. Please provide written notice (send an email to information@stemlearninglab.com) if you need to withdraw your child from one of our programs. Please note that our program has a possibility of a cancellation due to low enrollment.

Refunds will be issued according to the following schedule:

  • 100% refund: 20 (or more) business days before first camp day
  • 50% refund: 7-19 business days before first camp day
  • No refund: 6 (or fewer) business days before first camp day

*Please note that small service and admin fees will be deducted from all refunds. GST and service fees do apply at time of purchase.

Early Bird Pricing: Use code EarlyBird2019 to receive 10% off until May 31st.

Bursaries: Contact Jennifer Jakobi for more information: jennifer.jakobi@ubc.ca.

STEM Explorers – Underwater Ecosystems (Gr. 1-3) @ Upper Campus Health Building
Jul 22 @ 9:00 am – Jul 26 @ 3:00 pm

Under the sea! Under the sea! Join us for a week-long camp filled with STEM activities! This program will reveal what ocean life is like as our young marine biologists examine relationships between organisms and current challenges facing our oceans. Campers will create models representing different parts of an underwater ecosystem and will bring their projects together with other participants to build one giant ecosystem! Your child will participate in chemistry experiments, learn about biology, and gain real-life experience in a university lab setting. We look forward to diving into the ocean with your aspiring marine biologist!

*This camp is recommended for kids entering into Grades 1 to 3

Dates: Monday, July 22nd – Friday, July 26th, 2019

Location: This camp is located in the Upper Campus Health Building (formerly known as the Mountain Weather Services Office) at the University of British Columbia – Okanagan Campus, Kelowna, B.C.

Camp time: 9:00am – 3:00pm (drop-off/pick-up times for campers are between 8:30-9:00am and between 3:00-3:30 pm)

Please bring a nut-free lunch and snacks.

Extended Pick-up Option: Need to drop off your child early or pick them up later? No problem! We now offer care for all participants before and after camp hours. Cash only please! Receipts provided upon payment.

  • Early drop-off: $5.00 per morning (between 7:30-8:30 am)
  • Late pick-up: $5.00 per afternoon (between 3:30-4:30 pm)

Refund & Cancellation Policy

Our refund and cancellation policy helps us accommodate your needs while giving us sufficient time to fill open spots. Please provide written notice (send an email to information@stemlearninglab.com) if you need to withdraw your child from one of our programs. Please note that our program has a possibility of a cancellation due to low enrollment.

Refunds will be issued according to the following schedule:

  • 100% refund: 20 (or more) business days before first camp day
  • 50% refund: 7-19 business days before first camp day
  • No refund: 6 (or fewer) business days before first camp day

*Please note that small service and admin fees will be deducted from all refunds. GST and service fees do apply at time of purchase.

Early Bird Pricing: Use code EarlyBird2019 to receive 10% off until May 31st.

Bursaries: Contact Jennifer Jakobi for more information: jennifer.jakobi@ubc.ca.

Jul
29
Mon
App Development Summer Camp (Ages 9-13) @ STEM Learning Lab
Jul 29 @ 8:30 am – Aug 2 @ 3:30 pm

Now you can code your own app! Learn to create a Magic 8 Ball app, Whack-A-Mole game, or a pong challenge and play them on our Android devices! In this week-long camp, campers will learn coding fundamentals including variables, loops, event handlers, and methods, culminating into becoming a Jr. Master Game Maker.

*This camp is recommended for kids ages 9 and up

Dates: Monday, July 29th – Friday, August 2nd 2019

Location: #200 7101 5th SE Calgary  (we are located on the 2nd floor)

Camp time: 8:30am – 3:30pm (drop-off time for campers is between 8:00-8:30am)

Please bring a nut-free lunch and snacks.