Summer 2019 Classes
2019 Summer Camp Schedule Now Available!
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CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION - CSI (AGES 6-12) $180
Solve the case! This camp aims to develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills. Campers learn the techniques and scientific methods professionals use when solving the mysteries behind the crime scenes.
MOTION GRAPHICS AND VIDEO ANIMATION (AGES 12-18) $215
Students will learn basic motion graphics. film editing, and video animation using high-end cameras to shoot fun video animations. They will unleash their creativity to produce a final media project they can take home to share with friends and family. This is a beginner course so no experience is necessary however, students must be able to work in a team environment. Friday will be a day filled with sharing projects with peers, exploring potential careers, campus tour, and a pizza party.
THEATRE FOR HIGH SCHOOL AND BEYOND (GRADES 9-12) $350 [WEEK 1 OF 2-WEEK CAMP]
This camp designed to give theatre students an edge for the upcoming school year and increase their overall theatre skills. Taught by highly skilled professionals from our college faculty, students will have the opportunity to stage a complete a play and/or scenes from plays. This is a 2-WEEK CAMP.
INTRODUCTION TO ROBOTICS (AGES 10-14) $195
Students will form teams to design and build LEGO EV3 robots. Team members will work together programming their robots to solve a variety of simulated challenges. This camp is designed for boys and girls with no previous robotics and/or programming experience.
GALACTIC ADVENTURE (AGES 6-12) $180
Get ready to blast off! Got a desire for lunar learning? Blast off into this fun and activity-filled week learning about the solar system. Campers will let their imaginations soar while learning about the planets, stars, and the moon. They will also build and name their very own spaceship to carry them to the moon and beyond!
DIGITAL PAINTING (AGES 12-18) $215
Students will learn the basic tools used for digital painting using Adobe Photoshop. They will explore the fun to be had in the world of digital art. This is a beginners class so no experience is necessary. Friday will be a day filled with sharing projects with peers, exploring potential careers, campus tour, and a pizza party.
THEATRE FOR HIGH SCHOOL AND BEYOND (GRADES 9-12) $350 [WEEK 2 OF 2-WEEK CAMP]
This camp designed to give theatre students an edge for the upcoming school year and increase their overall theatre skills. Taught by highly skilled professionals from our college faculty, students will have the opportunity to stage a complete a play and/or scenes from plays. This is WEEK 2 of a 2-WEEK CAMP.
FULL STEAM AHEAD (AGES 6-12) $180
Students will incorporate art and design into technology and gain technical skills by exploring creative, collaborative solutions to real-world problems.
KARATE (AGES 8-12) $195
Academic and social pressure can quickly lead to stress and insecurity, if not addressed early. In our karate class, kids learn the art of self-mastery, razor- sharp focus, and kid-friendly techniques to combat stress and anxiety. They will learn to be resilient and instead of comparing themselves to others, our supportive environment will encourage them to build self-worth from the inside out!.
NO CAMP THIS WEEK DUE TO 4TH OF JULY HOLIDAY
No camp courses this week due to the 4th of July holiday.
SURVIVOR (AGES 6-12) $180
This fun filled week will be full of physical and mental challenges, adventures, co-operative games, plenty of team building activities. No one will be voted off the island however, students will learn exactly what it takes to manuver real-world situations to bring out the survivalist in each student.
BASKETBALL BREAKTHROUGH (AGES 12-17) $195
An all-around skill development camp for boys and girls. This is a unique camp that utilizes decision training drills to help players improve their ball handling, shooting, decision-making, and all around offensive skills. This camp is challenging yet fun for all skill levels.
EDIBLE SCIENCE & ENGINEERING (AGES 6-12) $180
Learning is sweet with science that you can eat! Have fun and play with your food while learning the science behind it. Edible engineering combines physical science and food items to captivate even the most reluctant participant.
MUSIC PRODUCTION (AGES 12-17) $215
This is a week of hands-on music production and audio engineering experience. Students will learn both the creative and technical skills beneficial to arranging, producing, and recording their own music.
AMAZING ARTIST (AGES 6-12) $180
This camp is designed to be fun and exploratory, yet provide ample opportunity for students to learn while engaging with all sorts of art media, subjects, techniques and traditions. Students will have fun with new friends as they create unique works of art that expresses their creativity.
SELF DEFENSE FOR GIRLS AND BOYS (AGES 12-16) $215
Self-defense training is about being prepared. Proponents of self-defense training consider self-protection preparedness the highest form of personal insurance. Our course is a practical course designed to teach the average person how to reduce risk by: increasing awareness to recognize and avoid potential risky situations; employing assertive and forceful verbal confrontational techniques, when appropriate; implementing easy-to-learn and easy-to-use physical techniques that enable you to escape, resist, and survive violent attacks.
INTERMEDIATE ROBOTIS (AGES 8-12) $195
Students with previous EV3 robotics experience will explore their creativity by designing, building, and programming robots to perform a variety of advanced tasks and team challenges.
CREATIVE GENIUS (AGES 6-12) $180
This camp provides the perfect setting for creativity, exploration and innovation by mixing just the right amounts of freedom of choice and expression with gentle guidance and structure so each camper can spend the day investigating their unique interests and celebrating their individual gifts! We believe that every child is a creative genius and it’s our mission to provide daily opportunities for each Creative Genius Camper to go beyond the ordinary and unleash the extraordinary.
ADVENTURES IN CHESS (AGES 10-17) $195
From beginner to intermediate, learn how to play and use strategies to become a chess master! Chess has many positive benefits that improve critical thinking skills, mathematic abilities, memory capabilities, and planning proficiencies. The camp culminates with a chess tournament.
DANCE LIKE A STAR (AGES 8-12) $195
In this dance intensive, we will work on our modern/contemporary dance technique through daily class. Dancers will also hone their choreographic skills by creating work of their own. We will have a performance at the end of the week to showcase what we have learned. All levels are welcome.
THE EXPLORER IN YOU (AGES 6-12) $180
Packed with hands-on and minds-on STEM fun and learning. Campers will discover the field of archaeology and explore archaeological sites from Asia, Africa, Europe, Texas and more with the archaeologists at UTSA’s Center for Archaeological Research. Campers can expect archaeology themed activities, games, and crafts.
ROBOT MANIA (AGES 12-16) $195
Machine learning is the way of the 21st century life and the field of robotics is booming. Everything from cars and smartphones to thermostats and gaming consoles are tied to robotics and mechanical engineering. If you dream of being a hardware designer at Apple or an aerospace technician at NASA, your robotics path starts here.
OOEY, GOOEY CHEMIST (AGES 6-12) $180
Without even knowing it we experience science every day. Students learn best when they can get their hands dirty and be active participants in the learning process. Ooey Gooey Science camp provides students the opportunity to conduct science experiments in our fun, hands-on learning environment.
DRONES (AGES 10-16) $215
This camp is about hands-on learning, innovation and adventure. Drone technology is revolutionizing everyday life and projected to be a multibillion dollar industry over the next ten years. Students will learn to utilize drone technology in a setting that promotes collaborative project-based learning in a positive educational environment.