Kids are accustomed to screen time. With online learning becoming more popular, and often necessary, they’re quite used to being connected. But being on the computer or tablet or smartphone doesn’t have to be an aimless use of time. A&D Tutoring is offering an exciting array of virtual summer camps that will help your child’s STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) knowledge grow.
It’s no secret that STEM careers are on the rise and demand for people with STEM experience is increasing. So signing your child up for a STEM-related summer camp with A&D Tutoring is not only feeding their interest, but setting them up for future success! You can encourage your child’s obsession with Minecraft, Roblox, or YouTube video creation knowing that their time with A&D Tutoring will be focused on learning — but with plenty of fun mixed in, of course!
Check out these seven exciting summer camp options. With each camp costing just $180 for 5 days (3 hours a day), you may even want to sign your child up for more than one! For added convenience, select both a morning and afternoon camp during the SAME week and send a packed lunch with your child to enjoy a full day of gaming and learning. Be sure to check the A&D Tutoring website for software and computer requirements for each camp.
Building with Minecraft (Ages 7 to 12)
Have fun building and learning about game design in Minecraft! Students will get an introduction to coding through Minecraft Education and learn to use basic coding concepts inside their own Minecraft worlds. Your student will have fun creating custom maps, buildings and resource packs while developing important critical thinking skills!
- July 4 – 8, 2022 | 9 am – 12 pm
- July 18 – 22, 2022 | 1 pm – 4 pm
- August 15 – 19, 2022 | 9 am – 12 pm
Roblox Game Design (Ages 9 to 12)
With Roblox being on of the fastest-growing game platforms, this camp is sure to be very popular. Your child will be excited to learn the basics of Roblox game design and coding to publish games they will be able to play with friends! Explore and play other Roblox games during the course, begin to learn Lua (the language of Roblox, and develop an understanding of simple gameplay and monetization strategies.
- July 4 – 8, 2022 | 1 pm – 4 pm
- July 25 – 29, 2022 | 9 am – 12 pm
- August 22 – 16, 2022 | 1 pm – 4 pm
Lego Robotics (Ages 7 to 12)
Your child can learn how to bring your own robot to life through simple programming. This class is an into to the basics of mechanics with belts, gears, motors and computers. During this camp, students can look forward to designing and completing bot projects, and then battling it out in groups to see whose bot can best complete an assigned task!
- July 11 – 15, 2022 | 9 am – 12 pm
Space Exploration (Ages 7 to 12)
Look beyond our atmosphere and into the skies with this Astrophysics class. Campers will learn all about our the stars in our galaxy, the planets in our sky, and our exploration of the moon, Venus, Mars and more! Plus learn all about the discoveries made in the “golden age” of astronomy using the Hubble Space Telescope, the Compton Gamma Ray Observatory, the Chandra Observatory, the Spitzer Space Telescope and NASA’s Kepler satellite.
- July 18 – 22, 2022 | 9 am – 12 pm
App Inventor (Ages 9 to 12)
Using MIT’s App Inventor, learn how to create an app for your mobile device. Campers will learn the basics of coding to create useful apps that they can then deploy to their own Android or Apple devices!
- August 15 – 19, 2021 | 1 pm – 4 pm
YouTube Content Creator (Ages 9 to 12)
Has your child always wanted to have their own YouTube channel? This camp will teach them how to get setup and start producing quality content that adheres to YouTube guidelines. Have fun creating videos and begin building your own brand as part of the exciting YouTube community!
- July 11 – 15, 2021 | 1 pm – 4 pm
- August 22 – 26, 2021 | 9 am – 12 pm
Virtual Electronics (Ages 9 to 12)
Campers will learn all about circuit design and programming in this simulating course! Find out what a breadboard is, learn Ohm’s Law, the difference between series and parallel, and much more. Then, generate a parts list to build your own virtual electronics project in real life!
- July 25 – 29, 2021 | 1 pm – 4 pm
- August 8 – 12, 2021 | 9 am – 12 pm