Drop Off: 8:30am to 9:00am Pick Up: 4:00pm to 5:30pm
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THE CAMP FOCUS THIS WEEK
Minecraft: The Science of Amusement Parks
Heart-pounding fun, thrilling rides and attractions, the sights and sounds of amusement parks are one of a kind. In the Science of Amusement Parks, participants will work with instructors as part of a team to learn the basic science and engineering behind roller coasters and other amusement park attractions. We will use Minecraft to create virtual rides and attractions to experience the thrill of the turns, tunnels and drops!
Web Design 4 Kids
Have you ever wanted to make your own website, but aren’t ready to dive into coding? Web Design 4 Kids is about learning how to design a super cool website without the learning curve of having to use code and programming. Participants will learn the basics of web design using WYSIWYG (what you see is what you get) design tools; they will be provided fun activities on including graphics and videos as well. By the end of the program, participants will have designed a series of web pages that reflect their personal interests and hobbies. Participants should be comfortable using a keyboard and be able to read or follow on-screen instructions.
Additional camp information
Goals and Learning Objectives
Demonstrate understanding of physical forces in a virtual Minecraft world
Explore how the real-world effects of physics on a roller coasters and other amusement rides
Gain the ability to define and explain examples of kinetic and potential energy, friction and gravity
Understand what it takes to design and build your own theme park rides and attractions using Minecraft
Learn how to use Wix to create a cool website
Learn basic editing
Learn basic graphic design concepts
Learning how to add content
Learn how to research your favorite topic using Kid-Friendly search engines
Tech Used At Camp:
Tech to Bring to Camp:
Headphones with microphone (standard connection jack)