2018 YOUTH SUMMER CAMP SCHEDULE

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Register today! Seats are limited. For more information,
please contact 623.738.0008

The following is a list of our recent offerings:

ROBOTICS CAMP (AGES 9-11):


In this introduction class to robotics you will be using the VEX IQ system to design and build a robot. You will be working in partners to create a robot that you will use to compete in the Crossover Challenge. The goal of this challenge is to score as many points as possible with your alliance team in one minute. We will explore the basics of design and building for a specific task. No prior robotics experience is necessary.
Ages: 9 -11
Dates: June 5 -7, 2018 (Tu/We/Th)
8:30am – 11:30 am
Cost: $75
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ROBOTICS CAMP (AGES 12-14):


In this intermediate class to robotics you will be using the VEX IQ system to design and build a robot. You will be working in partners to create a robot that you will use to compete in the Crossover Challenge. The goal of this challenge is to score as many points as possible with your alliance team in one minute. We will explore design, building and the basics of programming using Modkit or RobotC for a specific task. Some prior build experience is helpful.
Ages: 12-14
Dates: June 5 -7 , 2018 (Tu/We/Th)
1:00pm – 4:00pm
Cost: $75
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WILL IT BUILD? CAMP:


Students will explore the World of Engineering. Each day will focus on an engineering challenge in a different area such as energy or water. You will learn about the Design Process as you work toward a creative solution to a real world problem.
Ages: 10-13
Dates: June 12-14, 2018 (Tu/We/Th)
8:30am – 11:30am
Cost: $75
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MEDIA & FILM CAMP:


Students will learn how to use professional cameras, lights, and microphones and green screen technology while engaging in a mock news studio broadcast!
Ages: 10-13
Dates: June 12-14, 2018 (Tu/We/Th)
8:30am – 11:30am
Cost $75
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FORENSICS CAMP:


Students will cover some of the basics of how to investigate a crime. It will cover: the recovery of latent fingerprints, Crime Scene Photography, Crime Scene Diagramming, and DNA. It will also give you a taste of what is offered at Paradise Valley High School.
Ages: 10-13
Dates: June 19 – 21, 2018 (Tu/We/Th)
8:30 am – 11:30 am
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SCIENCE CAMP:


Students will participate in a variety of FUN crafty science projects. With these projects they will learn the importance of each ingredient as well as the importance of properly measuring the ingredients.
Ages: 10-13
Dates: July 10-12, 2018 (Tu/We/Th)
8:30 am – 11:30 am
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VEX IQ ROBOTICS CAMP:


The students will learn to build robots and use those robots to compete against other teams for a prize. This camp is good for all levels of experience (beginners – advanced) with VEX IQ robotics.
Ages: 10-13
Dates: July 10-12, 2018 (Tu/We/Th)
1:00pm – 4:00pm
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MEDIA & FILM CAMP (repeat session):


Students will learn how to use professional cameras, lights, and microphones and green screen technology while engaging in a mock news studio broadcast!
Ages: 10-13
Dates: July 17-19, 2018 (Tu/We/Th)
8:30am – 11:30am
Cost $75
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GIRLS LEADERSHIP CAMP:


Join us for our 3rd Annual Girls Leadership Day. Registrants must be in 6th – 8th Grade. Participate with our 3 Professional Women Speakers in interactive workshops that will cover:
-Life Skills
-Finding Your Voice
-Goal Setting
-Team Building
-Personal Branding
and much more…
Thanks to our event sponsors, all workshop supplies are included and lunch will be provided.
Ages: 11-14
Date: July 19, 2018 (Th)
8:30am – 3:30pm
Cost $10
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