Power up those computers because TELUS World of Science – Edmonton is bringing virtual summer camps to you with the help of TELUS. School may be out, but FUN is definitely IN! And with Telus World of Science – Edmonton the fun includes a bit of learning, too. Budding scientists will love all the great options to choose from including camps for coding, design, and outer space available for kids ages 6-14.

These virtual summer science camps are a great opportunity for your child to explore areas of science they never knew existed or to grow in their love for learning in the STEM (Science, technology, engineering, math) fields. Camps are a week long* and all your child needs to participate is a computer with an internet connection. Each day during the week your child will meet with their camp instructor and other campers online. They’ll also be given activities to complete on their own.

Campers ages 6-8 will meet with their instructor for 90 minutes per day while campers ages 9-14 will meet with their instructor for 120 minutes per day.

Enroll your child for a summer full of exciting exploration, delightful discoveries and wild wonders! Bonus – TELUS World of Science – Edmonton Members save 10% on all camps!

Camp themes and age ranges are listed below. For full details, including dates and pricing, please visit TELUS World of Science – Edmonton Summer Camps.

Camps for Ages 6-8:

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Greetings Earthlings – You are an alien from another galaxy and your ship has just crash-landed on Earth! You are now on a mission to find out more about this little blue planet and the beings who live on it. Your Human Guide will introduce you to this planet through virtual games, teach you ways to communicate with Earthlings, help you share stories about your home planet, and encourage you to do some star gazing.

Session dates:

    • July 12 – 16
    • July 26 – 30
    • August 9 – 13
    • August 23 – 27

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House Hackers – If you can dream it, you can build it! The best way to discover is to design, create, and build using stuff you can find around your home! Use awesome tools to test your ideas and build creative contraptions. You’ll finish this camp with new maker skills and a passion for creation!

Session dates:

    • July 5 – 9
    • July 19 – 23
    • August 3 – 6 *Please note this is a 4 day camp
    • August 16 – 20

Coding for Kids – Campers will learn the basics of coding and video game design through hands on activities, games, play and the use of technology. At the end of the week, campers will have the first building blocks of their very own video game that they can continue to create on their own. Campers may require some adult assistance with this camp. *Please note the specific technology needed to participate in this camp.

Session dates:

    • July 5 – 9
    • July 19 – 23
    • August 3 – 6 *Please note this is a 4 day camp
    • August 16 – 20

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Camps for Ages 9-11:

Coding 1.0 – This camp offers gamers the ultimate challenge: design and construct you own video games! Campers learn the basics including creating levels, adding characters, objects, behaviours, and sounds. They will be able to access their game online and continue improving it after camp is over. When campers aren’t working on games of their own, our instructors will provide game-based challenges using Minecraft EDU software. *Please note the specific technology needed to participate in this camp.

Session dates:

    • July 5 – 9
    • July 19 – 23
    • August 3 – 6 *Please note this is a 4 day camp
    • August 16 – 20

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Mars Mission – Do you have what it takes to survive on Mars? As part of the first team of humans to live on Mars, you must work to ensure that you can survive and thrive on this strange planet. Each day Mission Control will assign you a new task in science, technology, engineering and math. Complete these tasks to provide food, water and oxygen for your colony on Mars.

Session dates:

    • July 5 – 9
    • July 19 – 23
    • August 3 – 6 *Please note this is a 4 day camp
    • August 16 – 20

House Hackers – If you can dream it, you can build it! The best way to discover is to design, create, and build using stuff you can find around your home! Use awesome tools to test your ideas and build creative contraptions. You’ll finish this camp with new maker skills and a passion for creation!

Session dates:

    • July 12 – 16
    • July 26 – 30
    • August 9 – 13
    • August 23 – 27

Camps for ages 12-14:

Coding 2.0 – Campers will dive deep into game creation including creating advanced levels, adding characters, objects, behaviours, and sounds. They will be able to access their game online and continue improving it after camp is over. When campers aren’t working on games of their own, our instructors will provide game-based challenges using Minecraft EDU software. *Please note the specific technology needed to participate in this camp. **Campers must have taken part in Coding 1.0 or our Arcade Club in order to participate in this camp.

Session dates:

    • July 12 – 16
    • July 26 – 30
    • August 9 – 13
    • August 23 – 27

TELUS World of Science – Edmonton Summer Camps:

When: Camps run from July 5 to August 27, 2021
Where: Online
Cost: 5 day camp prices are $100 +GST per camper; 4 day camp is $80 +GST per camper
Phone: 780-451-3344
Website: twose.ca/summercamps