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Virtual / Online Summer Camps 2021

Summer camps have gone VIRTUAL! This is KidsOutAndAbout.com's week-by-week list of hundreds of online summer camps for 2021 drawn from all over North America, Click on the subject filter to show the topics that interest your kids!

*Remember, the time zone of the camp might not match with the time zone where you live, so make sure to take that into consideration as you're investigating!

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Week of August 1, 2021

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VIRTUAL SUMMER CAMPS with Children’s Science Center
Children's Science Center Lab
Keep the STEM going safely all summer long – with our weeklong virtual summer camps! Stay safe and stay connected with our 4 fun themes of hands-on science activities, experiments, build challenges, and more!
Spanish Immersion Summer Camp (Virtual)
Language Kids World
This summer, we will bring the world to your child with our fun, engaging and innovative summer camps! We have helped thousands of children become culturally-aware students, excited about learning another language and culture. Our renowned programs incorporate fun and hands-on activities, art projects, interactive games, music and play and much more!
French Immersion Summer Camp (Virtual)
Language Kids World
This summer, we will bring the world to your child with our fun, engaging and innovative summer camps! We have helped thousands of children become culturally-aware students, excited about learning another language and culture. Our renowned programs incorporate fun and hands-on activities, art projects, interactive games, music and play and much more!
Mandarin Chinese Immersion Summer Camp (Virtual)
Language Kids World
This summer, we will bring the world to your child with our fun, engaging and innovative summer camps! We have helped thousands of children become culturally-aware students, excited about learning another language and culture. Our renowned programs incorporate fun and hands-on activities, art projects, interactive games, music and play and much more!
German Immersion Summer Camp (Virtual)
Language Kids World
This summer, we will bring the world to your child with our fun, engaging and innovative summer camps! We have helped thousands of children become culturally-aware students, excited about learning another language and culture. Our renowned programs incorporate fun and hands-on activities, art projects, interactive games, music and play and much more!
Italian Immersion Summer Camp (Virtual)
Language Kids World
This summer, we will bring the world to your child with our fun, engaging and innovative summer camps! We have helped thousands of children become culturally-aware students, excited about learning another language and culture. Our renowned programs incorporate fun and hands-on activities, art projects, interactive games, music and play and much more!
Young Conservatory Summer Camp
A.C.T. Young Conservatory
Develop your character with A.C.T.'s Young Conservatory summer session, for ages 8–19.
Act One Theatre Camp SUMMER 2021
Act One Theatre Camp
A new online summer camp which brings the exciting world of theatre straight to your living room! Join us for a dynamic and interactive theatre experience where our campers get the opportunity to enjoy the fun, creativity, and hilarity of the theatre world. Each and every day they'll participate in acting, singing, dancing, improv, movie-making, and stage design. All of it leading up to a professionally produced Big Show for the whole family to watch online! From the shy wallflower to the class clown: All levels of experience welcomed!
2021 VIRTUAL SUMMER CAMP! - Acting Academy for Kids
Acting Academy for Kids
Join us from the comfort of home for an awesome summer experience!!! Our new virtual camps are now available with the same teachers and classes as our regular summer camps.
Virtual Math, Science and English classes for Middle and Upper School
Albany Academies
Work virtually with teachers from The Albany Academies in Math, Science and English classes this summer! Skills courses are three week sessions for one hour a day. Math/Science for credit classes meet 2.5 hour a day for six weeks. For more information please see our website.
Arbor Chess Summer Afternoon weekly camps
Arbor Chess
Each day will be a mix of entertaining instruction and tournament play, including variants. Campers will sometimes be combined, and other times will be grouped by skill level. Camp is open to all school grades regardless of level. Experienced Instructors include Master Tony Nichols, Ray Garrison, Sam Curran and Jack Hauptman. Knowledge Requirement: Each student should know the basic rules of chess. Your child may learn how to play here: https://lichess.org/learn#/
Virtual Theater Performance Institute (Teens)
Art Play Learn - Bowie, MD
Does your teen love performing? Are they always acting something out, singing and/or dancing around the room? Focus those behaviors into a self-confidence building theater experience in a COVID safe environment by participating in our Virtual Theater Performance Institute!
ONLINE: Ages 14-17 | Portfolio Review & Critique
Art Students League of Denver
This course is great for all levels of students who are wishing to improve their work and getting a critique to see where they could improve, for students wanting to get into advanced placement at their high school or who are looking to get a strong portfolio together for college.
ONLINE: Ages 6-7 | Watercolor World Travel
Art Students League of Denver
Let's go on an adventure each day and experiment with various watercolors to create art inspired by other cultures.
ONLINE: Ages 8-10 | Stop Motion Animation
Art Students League of Denver
Make your story come alive through character design and stop-motion animation techniques.
Virtual Summer Art Camps - Artspace - Raleigh
Artspace - Raleigh, NC
Join us June – August 2021 for Artspace’s 32nd year of hands-on summer camps! This summer, we’re offering in person AND virtual art camps for students in rising grades 3–12. In these fun and creative week-long classes, your child will learn tricks, tips and techniques from professional artists. Discounted member registration starts in MARCH!
Space Rangers Virtual Camp
Astronomy in Action
Space Rangers Virtual Camp is an exciting and educational half-day camp for kids who want to uncover the secrets of the universe. At camp, kids will become Space Rangers! Their mission: Have a blast while exploring planets, galaxies, black holes, aliens, and more. Our space experts will engage with campers over Zoom with a variety of interactive visual activities that will inspire young minds in STEM, promote critical thinking, and create excitement around space exploration. With a long summer approaching, our virtual program allows kids to take part in a true camp experience from the comfort of home. We are offering camp four days per week throughout the summer, with a half day (3 hour) duration. For added flexibility, campers can partake in either a 1 or 2 week program.
Summer Photo Camp (Virtual Edition) from Atwater Photo Workshops - Los Angeles, CA
Atwater Photo Camp - Los Angeles, CA
2021 is shaping up to be a great year! Spring and Summer dates are set for enrollment, with all new games and activities to build skills with camera, light and storytelling. All of which are designed to challenge the way we see. Who are you? Who do you want to be in 2021? Virtual Camp will definitely run for the rest of the year, and we have our fingers crossed for in-person camp beginning as early as summer. Join us from wherever you are, and we’ll do it together. Ready?
Bake Austin / KIDS CULINARY SCHOOL Virtual Summer Camp
Bake Austin
All of our summer camps for 2021 will be held online to ensure the safety and health of all of our families. The home is where the heart is and kids learn so well in their own environment using their own tools, creating magic and meals for the whole family. Our classes are live, with Chef Pascal, hands-on and interactive. Kids can ask questions and will be guided by Chef Pascal so that parents can relax and sit back, enjoying some time off from cooking dinner.
Virtual Broadway Bound Summer Camp 2021
Broadway Bound Children's Theatre
Broadway Bound offers Musical Theatre Summer Camps Every Summer! We offer 10-11 weeks of camps from June to August of full acting, singing, and dancing that will end with a performance! Kids ages 5 to 18 work together to produce a small show featuring music from some of their favorites, including Hamilton, Moana, and more! What you can expect from our virtual summer camps: 1. Daily 180 minute rehearsals via Zoom 2. Access to recorded materials to practice along with outside of rehearsal 3. A packet of crafts/activities that will be available for download or pickup at Broadway Bound Offices (using social distancing/curbside pick up measures) 4. A streamed performance for all to watch!
Summer Circuits at Brooklyn Robot Foundry- Online
Brooklyn Robot Foundry
Join us online this summer for hands-on robot-building fun! Our programs are a wonderful mix of creativity, engineering, movement and silliness that are easy on parents and super fun for kids!
Virtual Summer Camps 2021 - With Brouillet Academy
Brouillet Academy
We offer Fantastic virtual French camp programming to children aged 4 to 12 with significant academic components as well as some fun aspects, run by trained and knowledgeable leaders, and on a safe and secure online platform. Our French virtual camps will allow your children to spend quality time with enthusiastic leaders while enhancing their French skills during the holidays! Campers will rotate through a variety of activities including get moving, arts and crafts and board games! Each day will also include a rotation of academic-focused activities (reading, conversation and comprehension). Much-loved skits, songs and imaginary campfire will be included of course! We have also included a snack time so kids can eat in front of their computers and chat with their friends and of course some breaks to stretch their legs and go to the washroom. These camps are designed to be both academic and fun and include tons of opportunities to practice various French Skills and socialize with their peers.
Graphic Design 101
Build a Biz Kids
Do you have a favourite brand? Would you love to design their next marketing campaign? In this course you will flex your creativity and eye for design, using real design software.
Building Games: A Virtual Camp
Children's Creativity Museum
Do you have a gamer in your family? Ever wonder how you can turn passive screentime into fun and engaging learning experiences? Well, CCM’s Building Games camp has everything you need to bring your child’s excitement for gaming beyond the screen! In this camp, CCM Educators will guide your learner through the art of engineering and game design by making custom board games, card games, and virtual games. We will be playing lots of games together along the way as well! If you and your child are looking for a safe and constructive community of gamers to play and learn with this summer, then we encourage you to sign up today! Sliding scale pricing is available for qualifying families. Campers should have access to a laptop with internet access and basic crafting materials such as scissors, paper, and markers.
Virtual Animal Crossing Summer Camp
Children's Creativity Museum
During these two week-long camps, campers will express their creativity through Animal Crossing-inspired activities such as creating their own Animal crossing villager through pixel art and building furniture using recycled materials to design their own cardboard house. Our camp’s schedule consists of a one-hour Animal Crossing-inspired curriculum and an optional one hour of Animal Crossing free play where we visit different islands as a class. Sliding scale pricing available for qualifying families. Sign up today!
Online Summer Camps at Children's Theatre of Charlotte
Children's Theatre of Charlotte
Children’s Theatre of Charlotte’s award-winning summer camps offer experiences for students ages 3 to 18 in a fun, interactive environment. Professional teaching artists lead campers in a variety of theatre skills - acting, singing, dancing, and art activities.
CodeWizardsHQ Summer Coding Camps
CodeWizardsHQ Live Online Coding Classes for Kids and Teens
Learn to program from the experts this summer at CodeWizardsHQ! Their proprietary tools, refined online teaching methods, over 5 years of online teaching experience, and genuine educators make them the best online coding program around. Their extensive support network of students and teachers alike helps students feel connected, motivated, and supported throughout their journey.
Summer Camp @ CREATE!- Virtual
CREATE Arts Center - Silver Spring , MD
Join us for ONSITE and ONLINE art adventures from June 14th through August 28th! When school is out for the summer, art is in at CREATE! Each week of summer camp will bring new art adventures. Our experienced teaching artists inspire creativity by teaching a variety of art-making techniques, and by exploring the styles of artists to help our campers draw inspiration for their own artwork. The week-long sessions allow for both multi-day and single-day projects, giving our campers the opportunity to work with a variety of materials, including watercolor and tempera paints, clay, plaster, oil pastels, and more. At the end of the week, each child will go home with a portfolio filled with original artwork! Project types include pottery, sculpture, drawing, painting, cartooning, collage, mixed media and more!
Coding for Kids CAMP - Creative Brain Learning Online Academy LIVE Virtual course
Creative Brain Learning
This LIVE online Coding for Kids camp is an excellent to help improve your child's analytical and critical thinking skills. Basic math and geometry skills are continually reinforced using this object-based coding language created by MIT specifically for children to learn the basics of coding.
Artist Workshop: Paint Like the Masters
Creative Brain Learning
Create your own masterpiece in the style of these famous painters or come up with your own paintings.
Carrie Curran Art Studios VIRTUAL Summer Fine Art Camp
Creative Color Art Studios - AZ
Young Vincents Summer Fine Art Camp goes VIRTUAL! We are bringing Summer Fine Art Camp to the comfort of your home!
ONLINE How to Draw Anatomy & Facial Characteristics for Adults
Creatively Wild Art Studio
This class is perfect for anyone who has taken our Beginner Drawing Technique class & wants to move on to more complex subject matter- capture people, facial characteristics & anatomy in pencil, charcoals & inks. The human form is exciting to study but many students are intimidated by it, in this class we will put what we have learnt into practice and develop confidence.
ONLINE * Paint your Favorite Animals: Wild Animal Kingdom & Pets ( for Kids)
Creatively Wild Art Studio
Learn how to paint your favorite animals! Appreciate the animals- the ones we love, the endangered species, your own pets! Pick your favs from Dogs, Pandas, Giraffes, Elephants, Mice, Whales, Cats, Sea Turtles and gorgeous Birds -Beautiful Swans & colorful Parrots & more!
ONLINE * Beginner Drawing for Kids
Creatively Wild Art Studio
Drawing is the most essential tool to have for all the visual arts, the perfect starting point. If your child wants to learn how to draw this class will set you up with the basics
ONLINE * Fairytale Story Art Adventure for Kids
Creatively Wild Art Studio
Create your own mythical winged characters like Dragons, Unicorns & Fairies- or Hobbits & Goblins & Princesses in this fun Art class inspired by fairytale books.
ONLINE * Free-Form Painting Fun for Kids
Creatively Wild Art Studio
Let’s get messy! Children learn how to express themselves & expand their personal choices as they paint freely, using color and texture in this fun class.
ONLINE * Creative Playtime for Toddlers
Creatively Wild Art Studio
Our fun, engaging online playtime Art Adventure class for Toddlers is hosted by our studio director DM and will include an awesome art project, a story & a sing-song!
ONLINE Creative Playtime * Thursdays
Creatively Wild Art Studio
Our fun, engaging online playtime Art Adventure class for Toddlers is hosted by our studio director DM & will include an awesome art project, a story & a sing-song!
ONLINE Oil Painting for Beginners
Creatively Wild Art Studio
If oil painting is new to you- this class is designed for beginners! Through a two-hour live online class, you can learn the essentials & begin creating an original painting using personal subject matter- a picture or photo for inspiration.
ONLINE * Summer Art Journey for Teens
Creatively Wild Art Studio
Unlock self-expression and learn how to create this Summer with our artistic journey! If you have always wanted to take an art class but don't know where to start or feel intimidated to begin- this super encouraging class will help you get inspired & charged up allowing you to unleash your inner artist.
ONLINE * Portrait Painting for Advanced Teens
Creatively Wild Art Studio
This class will offer students the opportunity to work on personal portraits through the medium painting. Create gorgeous finished pieces of the ones you love or those who inspire you.
ONLINE Introduction to Graphic Novel & Comic Book Art
Creatively Wild Art Studio
This class is designed for teens who love comics and are interested in developing their own style in the graphic novel tradition. Our full class course will provide an introduction into the techniques of storyboarding-incorporating narrative panel-to-panel storytelling, costume & character design.
ONLINE * Traditional Drawing & Illustration for Teens
Creatively Wild Art Studio
This is the perfect introductory class to the important skill of traditional drawing. In just a few weeks-develop confidence working with sketches & devise strong compositions.
ONLINE * Beginner Procreate Art for Teens
Creatively Wild Art Studio
Learn how to draw, color and manipulate images with digital tools on a tablet & make art on a digital canvas. Students shuffle projects across digital drawing, paintings & designs.
ONLINE Summer Watercolor Painting for Beginners for Adults
Creatively Wild Art Studio
In this relaxing afternoon class learn the essentials & craft of lyrical watercolor painting. Watercolor Painting is a gorgeous skill to have allowing you to create beautiful compositions of your own personal subject matter, with this highly adaptable media.
ONLINE Landscape & Cityscape Painting for Adults
Creatively Wild Art Studio
Turn your favorite landscapes or cityscapes into provocative compositions on canvas. In this fun & educational class, we will explore genre, place & scale & the technique of employing light through color & form. Work from personal subject matter and/ or photos of your favorite places.
ONLINE Free Form Painting for Adults
Creatively Wild Art Studio
Express yourself freely in this relaxing Summer evening course perfect for adventurers or for those who want to take an artistic experience at their own pace.
ONLINE Artist Inspiration: Master Artist Techniques for Adults
Creatively Wild Art Studio
If you every wondered how Van Gogh did those oh so cool bush techniques, this class is for you. This is a super awesome class where we live demo some artistic techniques & principles made famous by well known artists- past and present.
ONLINE * Summer Painting Adventure for Kids
Creatively Wild Art Studio
This class is an engaging art journey spent with the support of a professional instructor. Join form he comfort & safety of your own home from anywhere in the world!
ONLINE * Beginner Cartooning for Kids
Creatively Wild Art Studio
Learn how to draw cartoon characters in this super beginner’s class. Design your own characters, learn line and form and how to add color- how to construct fun facial features, eyes, hair, costumes. We will study anatomical features learning how to set our figures in action to create story and drama. This class also hones observational skills and drawing skills.
ONLINE * How to Draw Superheroes & Monsters for Kids
Creatively Wild Art Studio
Create & design your own Superheroes with super powers & awesome Monsters like fire breathing dragons and two headed ghouls! You can draw favorite characters from your favorite cartoons or design you own!
ONLINE * How to Draw your Favorite Anime Characters for Kids
Creatively Wild Art Studio
With the support of a professional Manga Instructor students suggest their favorite Anime character every week to draw. Or you can also choose to design your very own anime character or a self portrait in Anime.
ONLINE * Beginner Drawing & Painting for Kids
Creatively Wild Art Studio
For children who are brand new to the art, this is a fun exploratory class perfect for those who are curious and show a keen interest in the visual arts. In a full class course, students will work on preliminary drawing exercises designed to help ways of seeing & exploration, before moving on to finishing a painting
ONLINE * Personal Art Journal & Doodling for Kids
Creatively Wild Art Studio
This class provides the chance for children to express their own artistic ideas & expand on their techniques & hone skills with the support of a professional instructor.
ONLINE * Beginner Anime & Manga Art for Teens
Creatively Wild Art Studio
Get an inside look into the exciting world of Anime & Manga Art. Design your own characters in the anime style. Learn how to capture the fundamentals of facial features & anatomy within the Manga, Anime Art tradition culminating in designing your own characters.
ONLINE * Foundation Art: Drawing & Painting for Teens
Creatively Wild Art Studio
This class will get beginner students set up with the basics and designed to be both fun & educational. The course will start with preliminary drawing exercises & these will involve studies in still life, techniques in shading, perspective & ways of seeing, how to employ light and shadow. The second half of the course we will turn our drawing studies into a full scale painting.
Still Life Painting for Adults
Creatively Wild Art Studio
This course will teach students how to realize provocative compositions of everyday objects, learn how to employ color & light to change the point of view of the viewer. The way we look at things is important, the perspective, and where we place the object within our composition, we will encourage students to embrace their own choices.
ONLINE Portrait Painting for Adults
Creatively Wild Art Studio
With the support of a professional instructor from the comfort of your own home- learn how to devise a dynamic portrait of the one you love, a person, pet or animal that inspires you.
ONLINE Beginner Drawing Technique for Adults
Creatively Wild Art Studio
Drawing is an important skill & the most valuable of all the visual arts. We recommend all artists who are serious about their art to begin with drawing. Its also so useful for design and lots of different media. In this course, we will demo traditional drawing exercises to supply you with all the essentials you need.
Upstander Institute (virtual option)
Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum
Upstander Institute is an opportunity for students ages 11-18 to learn all about the Power of Testimony. Participants will go on personalized exhibition tours, join behind-the-scenes museum activities, and attend private survivor presentations. Students must apply to the Upstander Institute by June 1 via a short application.
Camp Upstander (virtual option)
Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum
Camp Upstander welcomes campers ages 6-10 to participate in daily activities built around themes such as inspiring Upstander behavior, building community, and kindness. Join completely virtually or participate in Monday morning activities at the Museum where you can pick up your very own Upstander Toolbox full of craft supplies and materials.
Dancing Jaguar's Virtual Spirit Camp for ages 6-12
Dancing Jaguar Inspirations Programs for Children
Dancing Jaguar's Virtual Spirit Camp for ages 6-12 8-week program - meets twice a week on Tuesdays and Thursdays from June 22-August 12 1:30 - 3:00 pm ET / 10:30 - 12 PT
A MILLION LIKES - SUMMER PLAY SESSION
Drama Kids Online
Take part in a wide range of creative activities including speech, dramatic movement, and improvisation that will culminate in an exciting edited theatre production! Join us for 8 weeks of fun from the comfort of your own home.
THE SHOW MUST GO ONLINE - SUMMER MUSICAL SESSION
Drama Kids Online
Take part in a wide range of creative activities including speech, dramatic movement, and improvisation that will culminate in an exciting edited musical theatre production! Join us for 8 weeks of musical fun from the comfort of your own home where you can sing as loud as you want!
Explorer Hop Summer Camp
Explorer Hop
At Explorer Hop, our core is teaching money management and entrepreneurship to equip kids with the practical creativity and real-life skills they need for a successful future.
Summer School at Fieldstone
Fieldstone School
Fieldstone King's College School offers summer school classes for students in Grades 9-12.
French Immersion Camps Online (Skype or Zoom)
French Academy DC, MD, VA
We prepare a fun theme for every week with playful and educational activities that will make learning French a game or a thrilling experience. The camps are intended for all levels of proficiency. We will do conversation and academic activities in the time together and give campers instructions for projects and artistic activities in the afternoon. Non-French speakers will be in full immersion.
Virtual Playgroup
Generation Connection
Join our playgroup for some fun with friends! We will read stories, make crafts, and play games!
Marine Explorers Virtual Summer Camp
Greater Farallones Association
We are offering 2-hour per day, week long, camps for 9-13 year olds that are curious about the ocean. The virtual camps will engage your child in marine science learning during their summer. Our focus for these camps will be Marine Ecosystem Science! Our intrepid campers will explore the diversity of our local ecosystems and real techniques for how scientists study organisms.
Virtual Summer Camps at HMNS
Houston Museum of Natural Science
HMNS Summer Virtual Camps are summer camps that have been specifically designed for a virtual format. Virtual camps provide around one hour of educational engagement for your child every day for one week, live interaction with one our skilled educators, self-guided learning opportunities for kids (though parents are always welcome to participate) and individual supply boxes for camp specific supplies. An HMNS Educator will be on a virtual call with the camp to interact with campers, lead them in activities and answer questions. We will also have a moderator for each camp managing the logistics of the camps and offering tech support if needed.
HVCC Kids on Campus Virtual STEM Camps
Hudson Valley Community College
Hudson Valley Community College has been sponsoring programs for children and teens for more than 30 years, enrolling approximately 900 students each year. This week’s virtual camps include: JavaScript Developer Jam, Make Your First Video Game! Pokemon Masters: Designers & 3D Makers Unite! Roblox Coders & Entrepreneurs! Rocket Kart Racers: Design a Mario Kart Style Game
Humber Arboretum Virtual Nature Camp
Humber Arboretum
Join the education team from the Humber Arboretum for mornings of online nature fun throughout July and August. Aimed at ages 6 to 11, Virtual Nature Camp runs on a weekly basis and promotes curiosity and nature connection with engaging activities that explore each week's theme.
iD Tech Summer Camp- Virtual
iD Tech
Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.
Online STEM/STEAM Summer Camp
Ivy Camps USA
Discover the exciting world of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics (STEAM) through hands-on experiments, comprehensive instruction, and the pursuit of original projects led by students themselves. All instructors all come from top US universities including Harvard, Yale, Brown, UPenn & more!
Online Arts & Media Summer Camp
Ivy Camps USA
Discover the exciting world of Arts, Media, and Communication through hands-on experiments, comprehensive instruction by Ivy League instructors, and the pursuit of original projects led by students. All instructors all come from top US universities including Harvard, Yale, Brown, UPenn & more!
Online Business Leadership Camp
Ivy Camps USA
Discover the exciting world of Business and develop leadership skills through comprehensive instruction, role-play activities, and the pursuit of original projects led by students. All instructors all come from top US universities including Harvard, Yale, Brown, UPenn & more!
Online Summer Camps: Writing Music For Film
Julian Blackmore
Learn how to make music for film and television! In this one-week ONLINE camp you’ll learn how to write music to picture using a real video clip. You’ll end the week with your very own film score! For more info, dates/times, and to register please visit: https://www.summercamponline.com/course/music-for-film-summer-camp/
Online Summer Dance Program
Lift Off Special Programming
Our 8-week cultural dance experience runs July 10-September 4 and includes: 2 weekly livestream classes, a library of on-demand classes (play, pause, rewind), DIY dance prop tutorials, and more!
Summer Astronomy Camp I
Look Up to the Stars
Looking for a Fun Summer Camp done Virtually, well this one's Out of this World! With our Summer Astronomy Camp I, children ages 4-11 can be inspired to think big, dream big, and to foster curiosity about an enormous universe in which the boundaries appear unlimited. The spark of interest often ignites in young minds where the abc's of the universe are brought to light.
Summer Astronomy Camp II
Look Up to the Stars
Looking for a Fun Summer Camp done Virtually, well this one's Out of this World! With our Summer Astronomy Camp II, children ages 12-17 can be inspired to think big, dream big, and to foster curiosity about an enormous universe in which the boundaries appear unlimited. The spark of interest often ignites in young minds where the abc's of the universe are brought to light.
Mad Science Virtual Summer Camps
Mad Science Austin
Mad Science is offering a full suite of Virtual Summer camps this year starting in June through the middle of August that include all the supplies needed for your child to be able to be an active participant in all the activities!
Minnesota Zoo’s Virtual Summer Camp
Minnesota Zoo
Looking for a wild experience for a young learner this summer? Connect with the Minnesota Zoo from anywhere! Our Virtual Summer Camp, designed for students in Pre-K through 6th grade, provides campers with a window into the natural world – connecting them to animals, nature, and the Zoo in a meaningful way. Whether you’re in your backyard, at your cabin, or joining from another state, let the Minnesota Zoo engage your camper with a mix of live, interactive and at-home activities.
Preschool/Kindergarten - Where the Wild Things Live (week-long camp)
Minnesota Zoo
Meet a different animal friend each day and discover where the wild things live! Explore the tropical habitat of a snake, underwater world of a shark, and where a raccoon may roam to find home sweet home.
Grades 1 and 2 - Zoo Explorers (week-long camp)
Minnesota Zoo
Tromp through the tropics, journey through the grasslands, and “swim” through the oceans to observe animals like real zoologists.
Grades 3 and 4 - Wildlife Agents (week-long camp)
Minnesota Zoo
A crime has been committed! The victim...wildlife! Can you identify the perpetrator? Learn about the problems facing wildlife while learning the skills and tools scientists use to track down suspects. Put on your detective hat and join us.
Grades 5 and 6 - The Climate Challenge (week-long camp)
Minnesota Zoo
Earth’s changing climate is affecting wildlife, from the tropics to the tundra and everywhere in between. Through observations, discussions, and scientific data, determine what changes have already occurred, what might be in store for the future, and how you can make a difference!
SUMMER CAMP 2021 (Virtual) - Museum of Life and Science
Museum of Life and Science - Durham, NC
One-of-a-kind camp experiences, at two amazing locations (or online!) Our camps are back for 2021, with experiences that deliver fun, excitement, discovery, outdoor exploration, and lasting learning. Join us this summer in Durham, Chapel Hill, or online for the best camps for your family.
Neuron Garage Virtual Camp
Neuron Garage
The Summer Online Building Camp for Kids! Register Now » Fun and Enriching Risk Free Trial Limited Parent Involvement No Boredom Convenient Online Safety We leverage a premium Zoom account to keep your children safe. Sessions are password protected and private chat is disabled. Technical Requirements All you need is a Zoom enabled device and a stable internet connection. Typical Day In addition to hands-on building in the morning and afternoon, campers will play interactive games led by our instructors and on-line boardgames to develop individual friendships, engage in group discussions, and participate in plenty of movement activities and games. Our goal is for parents not to be involved with their children's camp day. However, depending on a child's level of independence and fluency with technology, they may need additional guidance or redirection that we are not able to provide virtually. Parental Involvement Live Instruction Campers will be with a live instructor throughout their day. Instruction and activities will be adapted to each camper and each group, just as they would be at our in-person camps. How We Hire Staff We hire college students and graduates with a passion for education and child development, and a love of learning and summertime. Every team member is background checked and trained to deliver the Neuron Garage curriculum in a supportive environment, whether that be in-person or online. Try 2 days at no risk* CREATIVE THINKING, COLLABORATION, & RESILIENCE Ages 7-12 years old. Campers join our virtual community, led by a LIVE, trained Guide, and get hands-on, repurposing their recycling to solve fun, weekly engineering challenges. Through the process, they have fun, make new friends, and build the foundation for a vibrant future.
NTPA 2021 Summer Camps- Virtual
North Texas Performing Arts – Dallas, Plano, Frisco, Fairview
Join us this summer for our incredible camps where you can transform into a superhero, a princess, or your favorite storybook character! Our morning, afternoon and full-day camps bring your favorite childhood stories to life on stage. With summer learning opportunities for ages 5 to 18, there’s a spot for everyone to learn from our professional directors, actors, and singers who have worked everywhere from Broadway to L.A. So pick your week (or weeks) and sign up today! Summer camps fill up fast, so reserve your spot TODAY while you still can.
NTPA Virtual Summer Camps
North Texas Performing Arts – Dallas, Plano, Frisco, Fairview
Join NTPA for completely virtual summer camps all summer long for students of all ages. Kids can log on and explore theatre and participate in one week virtual productions. All from the comfort of your own home.
Music-Drama Workshop
Opera Carolina
A fun 3-week dive into all things singing for Charlotte regional teens. Participants will sharpen their singing skills, learn to combine singing and acting, and will explore all other areas of stage skills that make a well-rounded performer.
Virtual Summer Camps at Pacific Science Center
Pacific Science Center - Seattle
Camps for Curious Minds’ Tech Camps are going virtual! Get ready for hands-on experiences this summer from the comfort of your home. Each day features different activities to help your camper gain tech and programming skills, as well as ways to connect with other campers in this digital format. Group sizes are kept small and led virtually by two educators so that these at-home experiences are interactive and engaging. Virtual Tech Camps also include an at-home supply kit to ensure your camper has all the materials they need!
ORANGE Wand Summer 2021 Online Course - STARTING July 19th - Mon/Wed @ 11am Pacific
Portland Magic Academy
Extraordinary FUN that makes GREAT kids appear! Portland Magic Academy's Online ORANGE Wand Course STARTING Monday, July 19. This class meets every Mon/Wed at 11am Pacific Time and runs for eight classes. Get ready to take an amazing adventure into the exciting world of magic. Learn how to teleport objects across the room, find hidden magical treasures and levitate a cup of popcorn just to name a few.
Rooks to Cooks Virtual Summer Cooking Camps
Rooks to Cooks
Rooks to Cooks has got you covered this Summer with delicious & fun Virtual Cooking Camps. Keep children engaged and learning with amazing Weekly or Daily camp options! Kids will eat up the delightful recipes and enjoy interacting with peers online! Small classes taught by Real Chefs! Camps run from June 21 to Aug. 27; Mornings or Afternoons. Ages 7+.
Virtual Summer Math Camp
Room 17, LLC.
We know that in order to engage students over the summer, we need to make it FUN! Our Summer 2021 Virtual Camp Model includes fun games, week long problem solving tasks, and creative projects. Sessions specifically focus on sustaining and extending grade appropriate skills and strategies. Our “roomies” also have the opportunity to receive individualized instruction focused on their specific needs, whether it be to challenge, sustain, or support them... we’ve got it covered!
Seattle ReCreative Online Summer Camps
Seattle ReCreative
All camps are led by two teachers. Each day includes art making using the vast array of recycled materials at Seattle ReCreative and outdoor time if weather permits. Dress for mess! For camps, please pack a lunch, water bottle and sunscreen!
Free Online Climate Workshops For Elementary and Middle School Students
Spring Forward: Climate Education and Empowerment
Sign up for free online climate workshops taught by high school students covering a range of topics in an engaging, interactive way with many games, unique activities and time for discussions and questions.
Teach Me Wall Street - Finance Summer Camp
Teach Me Wall Street
Teach Me Wall Street offers 4, weekly summer boot-camps that will empower teens with real world knowledge about money, investing, trading and the role of Wall Street and banks - topics rarely covered in school.
Virtual Summer Cooking Camp
The Chef Upstairs
Our Virtual Summer Cooking Camp is sure to inspire your child's inner chef. Take a virtual tour around the world and prepare dinner for your family every night! Hands-on to get kids comfortable in the kitchen and try new foods, all while encouraging their creativity
Summer 2021 Teen Creative Writing Intensives
The Writers Circle Workshops
For Teens who love to write, The Writers Circle’s Summer Creative Writing Intensive is the perfect place to hone their craft.
Home Explorers Virtual Camp
University of Michigan Museum of Natural History
Currently accepting registration for Home Explorers—our science-focused virtual summer camp program for completed Grades K through 5. Our in-person camp plans are still pending University of Michigan approval.
Up With Kids "The Greatest Show" Virtual Summer Classes
UP WITH KIDS! Musical Theatre Academy - SLC
A Virtual Drama Class for kids ages 4 and up
Virtual Playground Opera
Virtual Playground Opera
Introducing Opera on Taps' new and innovative program, Virtual Playground Opera. Join us this summer as we lead sessions for the next generation of Opera-lovers! This summer’s opera will be, La Cenerentola, by Italy's own, Gioachino Rossini.
Camp Wellbe: A 5 Week Virtual Music Therapy Program for Preteens
wellbe family wellness
Music therapy is a certified health profession that helps support your health, development and well-being. It is practiced by certified professionals who use music in a safe way to address any physical, emotional, cognitive, social and spiritual needs. It’s especially useful for youths who have difficulty communicating and expressing their feelings using words. No music experience is necessary!
Learn Algebra with Spreadsheets on Weekends
Whizara
This unique course introduces students to the basics of algebra by providing them real life data-management experiences using spreadsheets.
Summer Art Camp for Kids & Tweens
Winged Canvas
Kids will learn how to draw their favourite anime, design original characters, sharpen up their painting skills, and learn digital art techniques! Try our online synchronous learning model designed for kids & tweens, and don’t miss out on the creative fun!
Creative Cartooning Camp
Winged Canvas
If you love cartoons and drawing, get ready for an unforgettable week!
Watercolour Painting Camp
Winged Canvas
Kids will learn the incredible medium of watercolour, a perfect introduction to painting.
Art Intensives for Teens
Winged Canvas
Art Intensives are camps designed to accelerate learning and creative growth in a short period of time with personal guidance from an Artist Mentor. Each week features a different specialty program and learning theme including Character Design, Digital Painting, Animation, Comics & Manga and more! Summer is the ideal time to learn some serious art skills, create amazing artwork and meet new friends!
Anime Drawing Camp
Winged Canvas
If you love anime and making fan art, this camp is designed for you!
Acrylic Painting Camp
Winged Canvas
Acrylics are awesome for many reasons, and we’re here to discover them all!
Digital Art Camp
Winged Canvas
Learn digital art fundamentals, ideal for those who are looking to build on their digital painting skills and learn new techniques!
WIZE Computing Academy - Online Summer Camp
Wize Computing Academy
Online Coding and Robotics Summer Camps in July & August for children age 6 to 14 years. These week-long programs teach a range of technological and engineering skills through hands-on activities. Students are taught to their ability, registrants in multiple weeks will be given new challenges each week.
Write a Short Play
Writers & Books
Do you love theater? Have you always wished you could see the characters and stories in your head come to life in front of you? Then this class is for you! Through games, writing exercises, and reader’s theatre, we’ll learn the basics of playwriting and write short plays to be performed over Zoom.
Mirrors & Windows: A Closer Look
Writers & Books
Reading can act as a mirror, offering us the chance to see our stories reflected back to us. It also can be a window, providing views into someone else’s experiences. But what happens when the mirrors and windows we encounter in books do not reflect everyone’s stories, and do not provide accurate views? This camp will engage middle school students with exploring children’s literature from the past several decades and considering which stories have been privileged over others.
I Wonder: Exploring Eternal Questions
Writers & Books
Do you enjoy arguing in defense of your ideas? Are you endlessly curious? What about searching for what lies beneath the surface? If so, this is the camp for you! Become a philosopher, learning how to debate and write creatively. Your personal journal will help capture your impressions and refine your philosophy. Activities include invigorating discussions and meaningful writing prompts, all in a setting like the ancient Greek agora.
Building Fantastical Worlds
Writers & Books
Have you ever wondered what it’s like living in a magical world, like that of Harry Potter, Chronicles of Narnia, or The Borrowers? How do we leave everyday routines and leap into fantastical realms? Better yet, how do we create our own? Come explore surprising worlds of all shapes and sizes and learn new perspectives from which to construct original, in-depth worlds in your creative writing.
Songwriting Workshop
Writers & Books
Is a tune constantly playing in your head? Are you always listening to music? Do you wish you could write your own songs, like your favorite artists? At SummerWrite you can! Professional songwriters, musicians, and poets will lead you through the creative process of writing your own song. You will participate in poetry and songwriting workshops, learning to turn poetry into lyrics, and guest musicians and songwriters will enhance your experience.
Writing Ourselves Queer and Here: A Workshop for LGBTQIA+ Teens
Writers & Books
Together, we’ll create a safe space to tell our own stories through many formats, including but not limited to fiction, personal essay, fanfic, songs, and poetry. We also will dive into the role writing has played in LGBTQIA+ folks creating community, building movements, and writing ourselves into our own narratives for as long as we’ve been around. We’ve been here. We’ve been queer (and/or trans and/or intersex and/or asexual).
Percy Jackson's Magic Pen
Writers & Books
Percy Jackson is mighty with his sword; his creator, Rick Riordan, is mighty with his pen. Experiment with the writing methods Riordan uses to weave a siren spell. You will need to prepare by reading the first book of the series, The Lightning Thief. In class, we will mine it for models of how to develop vivid characters and hold readers across chapter breaks, and for the benefits of borrowing story elements from past literature.
“Tomar espacio, Hacer espacio: narración a través de la poesía en dos idiomas/ Take Space, Make Space: Storytelling through Dual-Language poetry “
Writers & Books
Todos tenemos una historia y ahora necesitamos unirnos para contarlas porque cada cuento importa. Durante este programa vamos a ‘tomar espacio, hacer espacio’ por la poesía para contar la historia de nosotros, de nuestra culturas, y nuestra gente. Al fin del programa, los estudiantes van a mostrar, en forma de poema, el tema central siendo como su cultura los hace la persona que ellos son y como ellos tienen que ‘tomar espacio, hacer espacio’ para su gente, el mundo, y si mismo
Produce a 90-Second Newbery Film
Writers & Books
Over the course of this two- week camp, students transform into a virtual cast and crew to make a short movie based on a Newbery Medal-winning book. You will learn how to run cameras, set up lights, operate audio equipment, direct, and edit. Oh, and did we mention you’ll be the writers and stars of the movie, too?
5th Grade Math BootCamp - 4 weeks (10-11 yrs.)
Young Gates- San Francisco
In this 4 week BootCamp, we will be covering 5th Grade Maths
6th Grade - 4 week Math BootCamp (11-12 yrs.)
Young Gates- San Francisco
In this 4 week BootCamp, we will be covering 6th Grade Maths
4 week - 7th Grade Math BootCamp (12-14 yrs.)
Young Gates- San Francisco
In this 4 week BootCamp, we will be covering 7th Grade Maths
8th Grade - 4 week Math BootCamp (13-15 yrs.)
Young Gates- San Francisco
In this 4 week BootCamp, we will be covering 8th Grade Maths
9th Grade - 4 week Math BootCamp (14-16 yrs.)
Young Gates- San Francisco
In this 4 week BootCamp, we will be covering 9th Grade Maths
10th Grade - 4 week Math BootCamp (15-17 yrs.)
Young Gates- San Francisco
In this 4 week BootCamp, we will be covering 10th Grade Maths
Presentation / Public Speaking Skills Camp
Young Gates- San Francisco
Learn Presentation / Public Speaking Skills
Kids Intro to Hindi Language
Young Gates- San Francisco
Kids started with Hindi Language from this 5 day camp
Kids Intro to French Language
Young Gates- San Francisco
Kids started with French Language from this 5 day camp
Kids Intro to Mandarin Language
Young Gates- San Francisco
Kids started with Mandarin Language from this 5 day camp
Summer - 1 month Python BootCamp (12 - 16 yrs.)
Young Gates- San Francisco
In this 4 week BootCamp, we will be covering Python with a Final ProjectCase
JavaScript 1 Month Bootcamp (12 - 16 yrs.)
Young Gates- San Francisco
In this 4 week BootCamp, we will be covering Javascript with a Final ProjectCase
Bootcamp-Web Development (Html/Css/JS)
Young Gates- San Francisco
In this 4 week BootCamp, we will be covering Web Development with a Final ProjectCase
BootCamp - 1 Month Java Coding
Young Gates- San Francisco
In this 4 week BootCamp, we will be covering Java with a Final ProjectCase
Summer - Python with AI BootCamp
Young Gates- San Francisco
In this 4 week BootCamp, we will be covering Python with AI with a Final ProjectCase
JavaScript+ Artificial Intelligence (12-16 yrs.)
Young Gates- San Francisco
In this 4 week BootCamp, we will be covering Javascript with AI with a Final ProjectCase
Intro to Python Camp
Young Gates- San Francisco
Kids started with Python Coding from this 5 day camp
Kids Intro to French Language
Young Gates- San Francisco
Kids started with French Language from this 5 day camp
Kids Intro to Mandarin Language
Young Gates- San Francisco
Kids started with Mandarin Language from this 5 day camp
Presentation / Public Speaking Skills Camp
Young Gates- San Francisco
Learn Presentation / Public Speaking Skills
Intro to Gaming with Unity-Csharp
Young Gates- San Francisco
Get introduced to Unity With Csharp
Kids Intro to Hindi Language
Young Gates- San Francisco
Kids started with Hindi Language from this 5 day camp
Kids Intro to French Language
Young Gates- San Francisco
Kids started with French Language from this 5 day camp
Kids Intro to Mandarin Language
Young Gates- San Francisco
Kids started with Mandarin Language from this 5 day camp
5th Grade Math BootCamp - 4 weeks (10-11 yrs.)
Young Gates- San Francisco
In this 4 week BootCamp, we will be covering 5th Grade Maths
6th Grade - 4 week Math BootCamp (11-12 yrs.)
Young Gates- San Francisco
In this 4 week BootCamp, we will be covering 6th Grade Maths
4 week - 7th Grade Math BootCamp (12-14 yrs.)
Young Gates- San Francisco
In this 4 week BootCamp, we will be covering 7th Grade Maths
8th Grade - 4 week Math BootCamp (13-15 yrs.)
Young Gates- San Francisco
In this 4 week BootCamp, we will be covering 8th Grade Maths
9th Grade - 4 week Math BootCamp (14-16 yrs.)
Young Gates- San Francisco
In this 4 week BootCamp, we will be covering 9th Grade Maths
10th Grade - 4 week Math BootCamp (15-17 yrs.)
Young Gates- San Francisco
In this 4 week BootCamp, we will be covering 10th Grade Maths
Summer - 1 month Python BootCamp (12 - 16 yrs.)
Young Gates- San Francisco
In this 4 week BootCamp, we will be covering Python with a Final ProjectCase
JavaScript 1 Month Bootcamp (12 - 16 yrs.)
Young Gates- San Francisco
In this 4 week BootCamp, we will be covering Javascript with a Final ProjectCase
Bootcamp-Web Development (Html/Css/JS)
Young Gates- San Francisco
In this 4 week BootCamp, we will be covering Web Development with a Final ProjectCase
BootCamp - 1 Month Java Coding
Young Gates- San Francisco
In this 4 week BootCamp, we will be covering Java with a Final ProjectCase
Summer - Python with AI BootCamp
Young Gates- San Francisco
In this 4 week BootCamp, we will be covering Python with AI with a Final ProjectCase
JavaScript+ Artificial Intelligence (12-16 yrs.)
Young Gates- San Francisco
In this 4 week BootCamp, we will be covering Javascript with AI with a Final ProjectCase
Kids Intro to Hindi Language
Young Gates- San Francisco
Kids started with Hindi Language from this 5 day camp
Kids Intro to French Language
Young Gates- San Francisco
Kids started with French Language from this 5 day camp
Kids Intro to Mandarin Language
Young Gates- San Francisco
Kids started with Mandarin Language from this 5 day camp
Online Summer Camp with Young People’s Theatre
Young People's Theatre- Toronto
This summer, don’t miss out on all the drama - join us for Young People’s Theatre’s Online Summer Drama Camps! From July 19 – August 27, fun-filled camps will be held online for JK-Gr. 12 for one or two-week sessions, led by an experienced faculty of professional artist educators.
Intensive Secondary Math I Honors (Grade 8-10)
Youth Education at the University of Utah
This is an online class. Grades 11 and 12 may register with instructor permission. Course is good for one full year of high school credit, but not all schools may accept the credit. High school credit may not be available for those students entering the 8th grade. Check with high school counselor or registrar to confirm. No classes the week of July 5-9.
Intensive Secondary Math II Honors (Grade 8-12)
Youth Education at the University of Utah
This is an online class. Students will need a scientific calculator. Course is good for one full year of high school credit, but not all schools may accept the credit. High school credit may not be available for those students entering the 8th grade. Check with high school counselor or registrar to confirm. No classes the week of July 5-9.
Intensive Secondary Math III Honors (Grade 9-12)
Youth Education at the University of Utah
This is an online class. Students will need a graphing calculator. Course is good for one full year of high school credit, but not all schools may accept the credit. High school credit may not be available for those students entering the 8th grade. Check with high school counselor or registrar to confirm. No classes the week of July 5-9.
Cooking Magic: Tools And Techniques (Age 11-13)
Youth Education at the University of Utah
Become a cooking wizard in this hands-on cooking camp! From homemade pizza to salsa and taquitos, this camp will teach you to create a variety of delicious meals for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and even dessert! Along the way, you will learn about kitchen gadgets and devices, pots and pans, and even some tricks of the trade. By the end of the week, you will be ready to cook up tasty meals for the whole family all by yourself!
Marco Polo's Secret Cookbook (Age 12-14)
Youth Education at the University of Utah
Taste food from across the seven seas! From tiramisu and sesame chicken to empanadas and mango salsa, explore dishes from around the world in this international cooking camp. Along the way, you will learn culinary basics like measuring, knife skills, and common cooking methods. At the end of each day, you can devour your creations or share them with your family!
Junior Animation I (Age 7-9)
Youth Education at the University of Utah
Bring your imagination to life in this introduction to animation class. Write, produce, and direct a short stop-motion film using your own images, text, shapes, and set design. Learn how to record audio sound effects and import music to make your creations truly unique! The end product will be a short film that will wow friends and family. No prior experience necessary. Co-Sponsored with Learning Through Robotics.
EAE Game Design Studio (Age 14-17)
Youth Education at the University of Utah
Take the next step in your game making career and start creating games from the ground up. Learn techniques from EAE graduate students in this intensive class. Using professional tools like Unreal Engine and Unity, start developing the skills needed to become a level designer and gameplay programmer. Combine everything you've learned, from coding to design, to build a final prototype, in this in-depth, hands-on game development workshop. Co-sponsored with the U of U's EAE program.
YAE: Competitive Robot Games: Robo-Soccer (Age 11-13)
Youth Education at the University of Utah
You're familiar with FLL, but what about a new spin on robotics competitions? Learn to program a robot to play soccer! Join us this summer for an introduction to the world of Robot Soccer Junior Competition. While you do need to have prior experience with NXT robotics, you will get everything else you need to guide your robot to glory in Robo-Soccer competitions! Using multiple sensors you'll program your robot to play soccer using Mindstorm.
Intermediate Drawing (Age 11-13)
Youth Education at the University of Utah
Sharpen your pencil and your skills in this drawing camp! You'll use your inventive mind and steady hand to create amazing works of art in various artistic mediums, all the while, learning drawing techniques like line, shape, value, perspective, and composition. Whether you have experience or not, all skill levels are welcome to join!
EAE Game Design Studio (Age 14-17)
Youth Education at the University of Utah
Take the next step in your game making career and start creating games from the ground up. Learn techniques from EAE graduate students in this intensive class. Using professional tools like Unreal Engine and Unity, start developing the skills needed to become a level designer and gameplay programmer. Combine everything you've learned, from coding to design, to build a final prototype, in this in-depth, hands-on game development workshop. Co-sponsored with the U of U's EAE program.
History Through Board Gaming: Vive la France! - The Napoleonic Wars (Age 9-14)
Youth Education at the University of Utah
Between 1803-1805, Napoleon Bonaparte led the French Army to conquer most of Europe. The Commands & Colors: Napoleonics board game allows players to recreate some of these historic battles, including Napoleon's famous defeat at the Battle of Waterloo. Along the way, learn about key turning points during the war, and the best tactics combined arms tactics of the day using cavalry, infantry and artillery. Co-sponsored with Game Night Games.
YAE: Competitive Robot Games: Obstacle Course Mayhem (Age 12-14)
Youth Education at the University of Utah
Move beyond Mindstorm with a new robotics design! Investigate Arduino-based robotics and programming to elevate your skills! Get creative as you come up against increasingly difficult obstacle courses and class competitions. But don't worry, you'll add new tools to your arsenal as you overcome the challenges awaiting you. Explore several programs and projects using micro controllers and multiple sensors while having fun in an innovative environment.
Junior Animation I (Age 7-9)
Youth Education at the University of Utah
Bring your imagination to life in this introduction to animation class. Write, produce, and direct a short stop-motion film using your own images, text, shapes, and set design. Learn how to record audio sound effects and import music to make your creations truly unique! The end product will be a short film that will wow friends and family. No prior experience necessary. Co-Sponsored with Learning Through Robotics. Questions? Call Youth Education at 801-581-6984 or use our online form.
Intensive PSAT Prep Class (Age 14-17)
Youth Education at the University of Utah
In this week-long intensive course we will be examining the PSAT and focusing on a comprehensive overview of the content and concepts within the test, as well as the introduction of specific test prep strategies. This course is designed ONLY for those taking the highest level PSAT/NMSQT, which is used for determining National Merit Scholarship status. Co-sponsored with Higher Ground Learning. Questions? Call Youth Education at 801-581-6984 or use our online form.
Stock Sleuths: From Index Funds To Bitcoin (Age 14-17)
Youth Education at the University of Utah
Explore the world of investing and learn how the markets work in this week-long introduction to trading. Attention will be given to traditional modes of investment (and why starting early is so important!), but class will also focus on active trading, cryptocurrencies, penny stocks, and other risky avenues that some investors pursue. Simulated trading competitions will refine fundamental concepts as students learn how to manage a portfolio and learn why value is important.
Engineering Electrified (Age 8-10)
Youth Education at the University of Utah
Attention! Builders wanted! Get ready to unleash your electric side in this hands-on camp about engineering designs. Design and build different models using various types of electronics and contraptions. Experiment with circuits, LEDs, potentiometers, the photoelectric effect, multiple sensors, tilts, motors and more! Co-Sponsored with Learning Through Robotics. Questions? Call Youth Education at 801-581-6984 or use our online form.
Advanced Drawing (Age 14-17)
Youth Education at the University of Utah
Let's get to the point! Take your drawing skills to the next level in this advanced drawing camp. Focus on more challenging techniques and skills such as figure, spatial, life, and analytic drawing while taking what you already know and turning into a new work of art.
Game Design: Side-scrolling Adventures (Age 9-11)
Youth Education at the University of Utah
In the style of Mega Man, Rayman and Castlevania, here's your chance to design your own classic side-scroller adventure. You have complete control over the design of this video game and will create your own characters and environments. Design objects that you can pick up to help your avatar and design obstacles to increase the difficulty of the game. Leave with a prototype that you can continue to develop and share with family and friends. Co-sponsored with the U of U's EAE program.
Crafting College Admissions Essays (Age 16-17)
Youth Education at the University of Utah
In the calm before the September storm, join Higher Ground for a writing class guaranteed to be a boon to students looking to get a head start on their college applications. Students will learn specific strategies to get over the hump of starting a college essay and will discover how to write more confidently and creatively. The class closely examines essay prompts and students gain insight by writing and participating in feedback sessions with each other and the instructor.
Stock Sleuths: From Index Funds To Bitcoin (Age 14-17)
Youth Education at the University of Utah
Explore the world of investing and learn how the markets work in this week-long introduction to trading. Attention will be given to traditional modes of investment (and why starting early is so important!), but class will also focus on active trading, cryptocurrencies, penny stocks, and other risky avenues that some investors pursue. Simulated trading competitions will refine fundamental concepts as students learn how to manage a portfolio.
Engineering Electrified (Age 8-10)
Youth Education at the University of Utah
Attention! Builders wanted! Get ready to unleash your electric side in this hands-on camp about engineering designs. Design and build different models using various types of electronics and contraptions. Experiment with circuits, LEDs, potentiometers, the photoelectric effect, multiple sensors, tilts, motors and more! Co-Sponsored with Learning Through Robotics. Questions? Call Youth Education at 801-581-6984 or use our online form.
Intro to AP Biology (Age 14-17)
Youth Education at the University of Utah
In this workshop students will get a refresher in the core scientific principles and processes inherent to biology and necessary for a strong start to the AP Biology course. Skills covered include core elements such as experiment and procedure design, the collection and analysis of data, and the development and support of a claim by using evidence.