Youth (7-18yrs)

So what's new this year? Oh, only EVERYTHING!!!

 

Students can register for HALF Day camp: $139 (AM or PM) or for FULL Day camp: $269

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 NEW!  UW Summer College for Kids Camps!

Our new summer camps are designed to meet the needs of highly motivated children between the ages of 8-14. We are eager to provide safe, fun, hands-on learning that will provide a foundation of skills that students will continue to build upon throughout their lives. These main skills: Communication, Collaboration, Critical Thinking and Creativity are the 4 C’s that employers are looking for. Our goal is provide students with these key skills needed for success and individual growth.

Our camps provide students with the ability to:
· Learn at an appropriate level and pace through interesting activities
· Investigate a broad variety of ideas & topics
· Experience creative thinking & problem solving
· Seek practical applications of knowledge
· Develop self-awareness & acceptance of one’s own capacities, interests, and needs

UW Summer College for Kids camps will consist of up to two workshops for ages 8-14, ages 11-14 will be offered more advanced content. See below for descriptions and schedule. Check our website for more in-depth workshop descriptions! Students will need to bring a bag lunch and drink. Students will receive information on higher education opportunities and a camp gift. Students not picked up promptly at 4:00pm will be charged additional fees to cover additional staff expense.
All camps will meet Monday through Friday.

NEW! Students can register for FULL day $269 or HALF day camp $139

 

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Scroll to see FULL and HALF Day camp options @ UW-Waukesha this summer!

 

 

 

 

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 Computer Programming Camp! (Ages 8-14)

 We experience computers and digital creations every day. It is not enough to just know how to use a computer anymore. Creating, developing computational thinking and ability to personalize & customize applications to solve your problems are needed skills today. It is no surprise then that Computer Science represents the fastest growing segment of jobs in all STEM fields. Experts believe that this field is impacting roughly 80% of all STEM jobs directly or indirectly. Programs are designed to engage young minds and help them advance from being merely computer users to creators. This camp will consist of two workshop programs, Minecraft and Website Design. See below descriptions and schedule; ages 11-14 camp will offer more advanced content. Skills Focus: Communication, Collaboration, Creativity, Critical Thinking, Mathematical Practice, Computational Thinking, Computing Practice and Programming. Please bring a bag lunch and drink. Students can register for Half Day camp: $139 (AM or PM) or Full Day camp: $269.

Computer Programming FULL day and HALF day camps for ages 8-14:

full  Ages 8-11Minecraft™ & Website Design-Full Day; 9:00am - 4:00pm (please bring bag lunch and drink), $269

fullAges 11-14Minecraft™ & Website Design-Full Day; 9:00am - 4:00pm (please bring bag lunch and drink), $269

halfAges 11-14Minecraft™-Half Day; 9:00am - 12:00pm, $139

half Ages 11-14: Website Design-Half Day; 1:00pm- 4:00pm, $139

Click here to go to Computer Programming Camp registration page!

 

 

 

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 Biomedical Engineering Camp! (Ages 8-14)

The emerging field of Biomedical engineering deals with the application of engineering principles and design concepts to medicine and biology for healthcare purposes. Closing the gap between engineering and life sciences, this is an exciting intersection of two classic industries: health and mechanical engineering. This camp will consist of two workshops: Hitting the Funny Bone and I Spy, My Eye™ (8-11yrs) and Organ Systems and Eyeing Virtual Reality™ (11-14yrs). Please bring a bag lunch and drink.

Biomedical Engineering FULL Day and HALF Day camps for ages 8-14:

fullAges 8-11: Hitting the Funny Bone™ and I Spy, My Eye!™-Full Day; 9:00am -4:00pm (please bring bag lunch and drink), $269

fullAges 11-14: Organ Systems and Eyeing Virtual Reality™-Full Day; 9:00am -4:00pm (please bring bag lunch and drink), $269

halfAges 8-11: Hitting the Funny Bone™-Half Day9:00am -12:00pm, $139

halfAges 8-11: I Spy, My Eye!™-Half Day; 1:00pm- 4:00pm, $139

halfAges 11-14: Organ Systems-Half Day; 9:00am - 12:00pm, $139

halfAges 11-14: Eyeing Virtual Reality™-Half Day; 1:00pm - 4:00pm $139

Click here to go to Biomedical Engineering Camp registration page!

 

 

 

 

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 Mechanical Engineering Camp! (Ages 8-14)

 One of the oldest and broadest fields of engineering, Mechanical engineering deals with design and production of machine and tools. It fueled the industrial revolution and today mechanical engineers are pursuing developments in biomedics, nanotechnology, and mechatronics. Participants venture into the land of mechanics in this exciting series of  hands-on / minds-on programs. This camp consists of two workshops, Motion Commotion™ and Animal Frenzy™; advanced content is provided in workshops for ages 11-14. Please bring a bag lunch and drink. Students can register for Half Day camp: $139 (AM or PM) or Full Day camp: $269.

Mechanical Engineering Camp FULL day and HALF day camps for ages 8-14:

fullAges 8-11: Animal Frenzy™ and Motion Commotion™-Full Day; 9:00am - 4:00pm (please bring bag lunch and drink), $269

fullAges 11-14: Animal Frenzy™ and Motion Commotion™-Full Day; 9:00am - 4:00pm (please bring bag lunch and drink), $269

halfAges 8-11: Animal Frenzy™-Half Day; 9:00am - 12:00pm, $139

halfAges 8-11: Motion Commotion™-Half Day; 1:00pm- 4:00pm, $139

halfAges 11-14: Animal Frenzy™-Half Day; 9:00am - 12:00pm, $139

halfAges 11-14: Motion Commotion™-Half Day; 1:00pm- 4:00pm, $139

Click here to go to Mechanical Engineering Camp registration page!

 

 

 

 Advanced Manufacturing Camp (Ages 8-14)

The use of innovative technology is improving products and processes all around us. Computing technologies are at the heart of the rapid innovations seen in recent times. This camp is designed to promote innovative thinking in young minds through an integration of hardware and software. We will find the answers to questions like these: What is the skeletal make-up of computers? What are some ways we use computing technologies to organize content, structure our thinking, and improve communications? How can we automate repeating steps in manufacturing and get things done without the muscle power? This camp will consist of two workshop programs: Ah! The Power of Math™ Computers and Communication. Ages 11-14 workshops will be offered advanced (ADV) content. Please bring a bag lunch and drink. Students can register for Half Day camp: $139 (AM or PM) or for Full Day camp: $269.

Advanced Manufacturing FULL and HALF Day camps for ages 8-14:

fullAges 8-11: Ah! The Power of Math™ and Computers and Communication-Full Day; 9:00am - 4:00pm (please bring a bag lunch and drink), $269

fullAges 11-14: Ah! The Power of Math™ and Computers and Communication ADV-Full Day; 9:00am - 4:00pm (please bring a bag lunch and drink), $269

halfAges 8-11: Ah! The Power of Math™-Half Day; 9:00am - 12:00pm, $139

halfAges 8-11: Computers and Communication-Half Day; 1:00pm - 4:00pm, $139

halfAges 11-14: Ah! The Power of Math™-Half Day; 9:00am - 12:00pm, $139

halfAges 11-14: Computers and Communication ADV- Half Day; 1:00pm - 4:00pm, $139

Click here to go to Advanced Manufacturing Camp registration page!

 

 

Build robots? That's a no-brainer!

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Popular! Summer Robotics: Brainy Bot Lab- Build an Android (Ages 9-14)

Price: $169.00

Start with a re-purposed Android device, add some electronics and mechanical parts... and build the smartest robot yet. Learn about robotics, electronics, and computer programming as you build a robot to participate in an all new, unique competition the final day. We provide the Android device and all the parts needed to build an incredible robot. When the class is over, you can keep the device and robot to further explore its capabilities. Parents are invited to watch our robotics competition where students demonstrate the different skills their robot has! Space is limited.

Sorry, this class is full! Click here to be added to waitlist!

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Celebrate Spanish culture!

NEW! Summer Mini Spanish Immersion (Grades K-5)

Price: $79.00

Children in kindergarten–5th grades will be immersed into the Spanish language and culture by participating in games, songs, and Spanish cultural traditions. Spanish snacks included! Visit our registration site for complete details!

Click here to view details and register!

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