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AMT Outpost

$210

with Karl Liggin

Calendar Next available session starts Oct 5, 2020 at 9 am, runs for 1 week

This camp is the definitive makerspace primer for students in grades 6 and up. Students will learn about equipment in our Advanced Manufacturing Technology (AMT) shop while designing and manufacturing weapons and armor. They will have hands-on experience with our laser cutters and shop bot, which is a high performance CNC mill. Students will also be introduced to the software used to create designs for these machines. Topics explored include vector graphics, materials options, cosplay design, and design principles.

This camp includes an additional $15 materials fee. Campers registered for both morning and afternoon camp sessions should bring a sack lunch, and they will receive lunch supervision at no additional cost. Snacks are provided during camp, but students are invited to bring their own snacks to meet their personal dietary restrictions if necessary.

 

Cardboard Wars! Camp (K-2)

$200
Calendar Next available session starts Oct 5, 2020 at 9 am, runs for 1 week

In this camp for aspiring makers in grades K-2, young campers will get to test their civil engineering skills as they design, build, and defend a cardboard fort. Watch out for your enemy’s catapult! Design and build your team’s defenses! Pick a crest and put it on your shield! 

Snack is included. Campers registered for both morning and afternoon camp sessions should bring a sack lunch and will receive lunch supervision at no additional cost. 

Elementary Electronics Camp

$215

with Sandra Nnorom

Calendar Next available session starts Oct 5, 2020 at 9 am, runs for 1 week

In this camp, students ages in grades 3rd-5th wield the power of electronics with hands-on projects that break down complex technologies into modular components so they can experiment, build, prototype, and invent. Students will use hands-on projects using items such as conductive dough and by 'hacking' familiar household items.

This class includes an additional $15 class materials fee.

In order to provide more options to students this year, we are offering virtual participation in our camps. So if you’re not quite ready for your kiddos to be out and about, you can register them for any of our camps with virtual sessions. They can participate virtually along with the campers that will be on-site for camps. Camp supplies will be provided and will need to be picked up from Huntsville STEAM Works or can be mailed directly to your camper for an additional fee. If you would like to register to attend camp virtually select the virtual seat option for the camp that you are registering for. Hope to see you soon!

Snack is included. Campers registered for both morning and afternoon camp sessions should bring a sack lunch, and will receive lunch supervision at no additional cost.

Tinker Lab - Forces Camp (3rd-5th)

$200
Calendar Next available session starts Oct 5, 2020 at 9 am, runs for 1 week

Campers in grades 3 - 5 will learn about forces and basic physical science concepts in this engineering mashup course through a variety of different hands‐on activities such as domino builds, bridge engineering, marble runs, tinker cars, and more!

In order to provide more options to students this year, we are offering virtual participation in our camps. So if you’re not quite ready for your kiddos to be out and about, you can register them for any of our camps with virtual sessions. They can participate virtually along with the campers that will be on-site for camps. Camp supplies will be provided and will need to be picked up from Huntsville STEAM Works or can be mailed directly to your camper for an additional fee. If you would like to register to attend camp virtually select the virtual seat option for the camp that you are registering for. Hope to see you soon!

Snack is included. Campers registered for both morning and afternoon camp sessions should bring a sack lunch and will receive lunch supervision at no additional cost.

Cardboard Wars! Camp (3rd-5th)

$200
Calendar Next available session starts Oct 5, 2020 at 1 pm, runs for 1 week

In this camp for aspiring makers in grades 3-5, young campers will get to test their civil engineering skills as they design, build, and defend a cardboard fort. Watch out for your enemy’s catapult! Design and build your team’s defenses! Pick a crest and put it on your shield! 

Snack is included. Campers registered for both morning and afternoon camp sessions should bring a sack lunch and will receive lunch supervision at no additional cost.

 

Create A Monster

$200

with Avery Beckham

Calendar Next available session starts Oct 5, 2020 at 1 pm, runs for 1 week

In this camp for grades 6th grade and up, we will explore how to design monsters through art! Using traditional drawing methods students will learn animal and human anatomy and how to mash up animals, humanoids and inanimate objects. We will create illustrations of our monsters as well as backstories and sculptures using technology within our workshops. 

Campers registered for both morning and afternoon camp sessions should bring a sack lunch, and they will receive lunch supervision at no additional cost. Snacks are provided during camp, but students are invited to bring their own snacks to meet their personal dietary restrictions if necessary.

Survivor! Apocalypse

$210
Calendar Next available session starts Oct 5, 2020 at 1 pm, runs for 1 week

Do you have what it takes to survive the apocalypse? What's the best way to get information when you can't use cell phones or the internet? How do you cook without electricity? How can you use what you know about science to protect yourself from extremes of heat and cold to keep yourself healthy and comfortable? What kind of technology is available to help people affected by natural disasters?

In this camp, kids in grades 3-5 will be introduced to a variety of survival skills! Fun hands-on activities and games each day will help campers learn how to become survivors!

This camp includes a $15 materials fee. Campers registered for both morning and afternoon camp sessions should bring a sack lunch, and they will receive lunch supervision at no additional cost. Snacks are provided during camp, but students are invited to bring their own snacks to meet their personal dietary restrictions if necessary.

Tinker Lab - Forces Camp (K-2nd)

$200
Calendar Next available session starts Oct 5, 2020 at 1 pm, runs for 1 week

Campers in grades K-2 will learn about forces and basic physical science concepts in this engineering mashup course through a variety of different hands‐on activities, such as domino builds, bridge engineering, marble runs, tinker cars, and more!

Snack is included. Campers registered for both morning and afternoon camp sessions should bring a sack lunch and will receive lunch supervision at no additional cost.





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