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Not offered in 2024 – Master: Rocket Science with Kerbal Space Program

Grades 4-10
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

THIS IS AWESOME

AN UNFORGETTABLE EXPERIENCE

Rising Grade Level

Grades 4-10

Tuition Fee

$249.99

Location

Master

Local Time

  • Timezone: America/New_York
  • Date: February 05 - 09
  • Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Are you ready for liftoff in an interstellar adventure and explore the mysteries of space? Join us for an exciting and educational program that combines the fascinating world of rocket science with the popular Kerbal Space Program simulation game. This offering is designed to ignite your passion for space exploration, engineering, and problem-solving. Get ready to launch and learn with our experts as we build rockets together to try and race to space and learn about the science and engineering that makes it possible!

? Launch into a summer of exploration with Rocket Science at Fleming Tech Camps! ?

Are you ready to embark on a thrilling journey through the cosmos? Join us for an out-of-this-world adventure that will ignite your passion for space exploration and rocketry. Rocket Science with Kerbal Space Program is the ultimate summer camp program for aspiring astronauts and engineers.

Throughout this exciting program, campers will delve into the fascinating principles of rocket propulsion, aerodynamics, and orbital mechanics. From understanding the forces that propel spacecraft to mastering the art of navigating through the stars, participants will gain hands-on experience and invaluable knowledge that will prepare them for future success in STEM fields.

With the Kerbal Space Program as our guide, campers will learn to design, build, and launch virtual rockets into orbit. From constructing the perfect rocket to completing specific mission objectives, every challenge is an opportunity for campers to showcase their creativity and problem-solving skills.

But the adventure doesn’t stop there! Campers will also have the chance to explore the engineering principles behind space station construction and maintenance. Through interactive projects and virtual simulations, participants will learn what it takes to build and sustain habitats in the vastness of outer space.

So, if you’re ready to reach for the stars and explore the wonders of the universe, join us for Rocket Science with Kerbal Space Program at Fleming Tech Camps. Sign up today and prepare for an unforgettable summer experience filled with discovery, innovation, and endless possibilities!

  • Understand the principles of rocket propulsion, including thrust, acceleration, and Newton’s third law of motion.
  • Explore the concept of aerodynamics and its importance in rocket design.
  • Grasp the basics of orbital mechanics, including how spacecraft enter and exit orbits.
  • Learn to navigate and use the Kerbal Space Program interface for rocket design.
  • Apply knowledge of rocket science to build a virtual model rocket.
  • Expand Kerbal Space Program skills by building and launching a virtual rocket with specific mission objectives.
  • Understand the engineering principles behind space station construction and maintenance.
  • Master the art of building and maintaining space stations in the Kerbal Space Program.
  • Virtually visit different celestial bodies in the Kerbal Space Program universe, learning about their unique characteristics.
  • Building and launching a simple rocket
  • Launching rockets to reach different altitudes
  • Building and launching a rocket to achieve orbit
  • Building and launching a reusable spaceplane
  • Building and launching a probe to explore the moon
  • Landing a spacecraft on another celestial body
  • Designing and launching a rocket capable of carrying Kerbals to another celestial body
  • Introduction to Space Exploration
  • Basic Physics Concepts
  • Rocket Design and Engineering
  • Orbital Mechanics
  • Planetary Science
  • Mission Planning and Execution
  • Spacecraft Navigation and Control
  • Space Station Construction
  • Interplanetary Travel
  • Spacecraft Landing and Rovers
  • Critical Thinking and Problem Solving
  • Mathematics (including geometry, algebra, and calculus)
  • Scientific Inquiry and Methodology
  • Teamwork and Collaboration
  • Communication Skills (written and verbal)
  • Computer Literacy (using simulation software)
  • Creativity and Innovation
  • Attention to Detail and Precision
  • Time Management and Planning
  • Adaptability and Resilience

Primary Computer Device:

  • Windows 8, 10 or 11
  • or Mac OS

 

Additional Tech Used:

  • Headphones
  • Microphone
  • Web Camera
  • Kerbal Space Program
  • $39.99 Download Fee
  • Aerospace Engineer
  • Astronaut
  • Rocket Scientist
  • Aeronautical Engineer
  • Spacecraft Designer
  • Orbital Analyst
  • Space Mission Planner
  • Space Systems Engineer
  • Space Station Technician
  • Planetary Scientist
  1. Understand the principles of rocket propulsion, including thrust, acceleration, and Newton’s third law of motion.
  2. Explore the concept of aerodynamics and its importance in rocket design.
  3. Grasp the basics of orbital mechanics, including how spacecraft enter and exit orbits.
  4. Learn to navigate and use the Kerbal Space Program interface for rocket design.
  5. Apply knowledge of rocket science to build a virtual model rocket.
  6. Expand Kerbal Space Program skills by building and launching a virtual rocket with specific mission objectives.
  7. Understand the engineering principles behind space station construction and maintenance.
  8. Master the art of building and maintaining space stations in the Kerbal Space Program.
  9. Virtually visit different celestial bodies in the Kerbal Space Program universe, learning about their unique characteristics.
  10. Develop teamwork, problem-solving, and creative thinking skills through hands-on projects and simulations.
  1. Learning how to build rockets that don’t end up in your neighbor’s backyard!
  2. Getting to be the boss of your own space mission – move over, NASA!
  3. Discovering that math can actually be fun when it’s about sending rockets to the moon!
  4. Finally understanding why birds fly and rockets soar – it’s all about aerodynamics!
  5. Learning to speak “Kerbal” – the language of space explorers!
  6. Getting to meet aliens (well, virtual ones, but still pretty cool)!
  7. Designing your own space station – complete with zero-gravity dance floor!
  8. Becoming a master astronaut – and impressing your friends with your space knowledge!
  9. Virtual tours of real planets – because who needs a spaceship when you have a computer?
  10. And the #1 coolest thing about this camp… **Blasting off on a virtual rocket to explore the wonders of the universe!** ?

Q: What ages is this camp suitable for?

A: Rocket Science with Kerbal Space Program is designed for kids aged 8 to 14.

Q: Is any prior experience with rocketry or space exploration required?

A: No prior experience is necessary! Our program is designed to accommodate both beginners and more experienced participants.

Q: What will my child learn at this camp?

A: Campers will learn about rocket propulsion, aerodynamics, orbital mechanics, and space station construction, all through hands-on activities and virtual simulations.

Q: What is the instructor-to-camper ratio?

A: We maintain a low instructor-to-camper ratio to ensure that each child receives personalized attention and guidance throughout the program.

Q: What do campers need to bring?

A: Campers should bring a water bottle, sunscreen, and comfortable clothing suitable for outdoor activities. All necessary materials and equipment for camp activities will be provided.

Q: Is lunch provided?

A: Campers should bring their own lunch and snacks each day. Refrigeration and microwave facilities are available onsite.

Q: How can I register my child for the camp?

A: Registration can be completed online through our website, FlemingCamps.com. Simply select the desired session and follow the prompts to complete the registration process.

Q: What is the cancellation policy?

A: Please refer to our website or contact our office for information on our cancellation policy and any applicable fees.

Q: Who can I contact if I have further questions?

A: If you have any additional questions or concerns, please don’t hesitate to contact our friendly staff at [email protected] or [phone number]. We’re here to help!

UNRIVALED VALUE

WORLD CLASS STEM PROGRAM AT AN AMAZING PRICE

ENROLL TODAY

Rising Grade Level

Grades 4-10

Local Time

  • Timezone: America/New_York
  • Date: February 05 - 09
  • Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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