Courses

Pack your bags and lace up your hiking boots, engineers! At Camp Kelvin, we are engineering designs to help us explore the great outdoors!


August 12-15, 2019, HC Blesener Cmty Rm Door 5
What would you do if you found yourself stranded on an abandoned island filled with perilous obstacles? Band together with other "survivors" to compete against opposing tribes using engineering-related projects.


July 29, 2019 to August 1, 2019, OE Media Door 4
ISD 728 Community Education partners with Academic All-Star Tutoring (AAST) to provide one-on-one tutoring sessions that are tailored to fit individual needs. Individual lessons encourage interactive learning and student success.


June 3, 2019 to August 30, 2019
Channel your inner competitive spirit to complete 60-second challenges that reinforce specific STEM principles. From exploring energy conservation by rolling marbles over tape to understanding the power of air pressure by making cups fly, you will utilize household items and micro-challenges to demonstrate the expansive world of STEM.


June 24-27, 2019, HC Rm 111 Door 5
Does your child get bored with a task before it is completed? Are they struggling in school? This brief online assessment provides an objective indication of the student's attention and working memory skills, two key areas of executive functions. Results are provided within days of the assessment, followed up with resources, if needed.


February 1, 2019 to August 31, 2019

Explore the competitive coding world of Code Championship! After building a computer bot, groups will be formed based on age for competitive and fair play. No previous coding experience is required, but you should have basic computer keyboarding knowledge and mouse control.




July 15-18, 2019, VM Rm 137 Door N
August 12-15, 2019, RE Computer Lab Door 3
Ready, set, blast off! You'll make multiple rockets of varying difficulty to take home and watch your very own rocket shoot 300 feet into the air! Using your rockets, investigate basic aeronautical concepts including propulsion, thrust, lift, drag and more.


July 8-12, 2019, PV Art Rm Door 1
Which came first, the chicken or the egg-citing physics challenges? Turn the study of motion and mass into hands-on projects and team-building challenges! Spin, toss, race and design while eggs-ploring concepts such as velocity, speed, and gravity.


July 8-11, 2019, HE Media Door 1
Fizzy bath bombs, shimmering lip balm, shower dough, glam goo, and exfoliating salt scrub -- science meets glam! Concoct all types of beauty and bath products while you discover the science behind them.


July 29, 2019 to August 1, 2019, HE Art Rm Door 1
Minecraft meets the Avengers! Use Java programming language to create Thanos armor and a working infinity gauntlet. Alter your Minecraft world with the real stone, defeat the ender dragon with the power stone, and halve the universe using all six infinity stones, all while learning computer coding!

Registration deadline is July 25.


August 5-7, 2019, PV Media Door 1
Who doesn't love the amazing rides at Valleyfair and Mall of America! Use LEGO® Techics® Engineering Kits to explore engineering principles such as gears, wheels, levers, and pulleys and build working models of theme park rides and machines. 


July 15-17, 2019, ZE Media Door 6C
Did you know that engineers are inventors? They invent things to solve problems! Experience a week of fun, creativity, and, of course, engineering by inventing new machines and exploring creative design solutions.


July 15-18, 2019, RE Media Door 3
MinecraftEDU is designed for students who have never used Minecraft or who are beginners to the game. Working in teams, they scout out an area to build their own shelters and gather the necessary resources to engineer new structures that will withstand an imminent catastrophe on earth.


July 29, 2019 to August 1, 2019, OE Media Door 4
Explore the world of robotics! Use LEGO® bricks to build an alligator and program it to make it chew, or build a car and make it race!


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How does my child process and remember information? Why do they get good grades, yet bomb standardized tests? How can they do better in school? By completing this online assessment, you will gain an understanding of your child's non-academic strengths and needs and receive an individualized learning plan for study skills and subject-specific achievement. 
*See video for more information.


February 1, 2019 to August 31, 2019
Journey from the tropics to the poles, inspect arctic food webs, simulate coral reef adaptations and survey everything from the great river deltas to the Mariana Trench. Through action-packed activities, you'll discover the physical and geological sciences that are found in all ocean life.


August 12-15, 2019, HC Blesener Cmty Rm Door 5
It's battle time! Spend the week learning about simple machines, engineering, programming, and more using the LEGO® WeDo Robotics' unique system.


August 5-7, 2019, HC Blesener Cmty Rm Door 5

Build and code your own robotic creations! Using the LEGO® WeDo Robotics System, work with your team to build, program and modify robotic models through coding exercises and challenges.




July 15-17, 2019, PV Media Door 1
Action and intrigue surround this Spanish camp! Campers will work together to solve an international mystery using immersion strategies of games, music, movement and teamwork to learn and practice Spanish.


June 24-27, 2019, HC Rm 212 Door 5
Are you ready for an action-packed learning experience? Each day, you'll investigate the mechanics of a different movement, connecting STEM concepts such as force, motion and the influence of gravity to body movement in sports.


June 24-27, 2019, HC Rm 113 Door 5
Don't tell your kids, but science, technology, engineering and math are everywhere -- even in their toys! They'll have a blast building cool machines using LEGO® bricks, learning coding with pocket-sized Ozobots, and more!


July 22-25, 2019, HC Blesener Cmty Rm Door 5
Go "loco" this summer as you tinker, brainstorm, and solve cool engineering challenges about things that move!


July 29, 2019 to August 1, 2019, PV Media Door 1

Are you ready to answer the call for heroes and to see what it takes to be super?

Investigate superhero skill sets to uncover the science behind super powers. Fly alongside Superman, sling webs with Spider-Man and recognize the real life heroes of our world.




July 8-11, 2019, HE Media Door 1
Examine the STEM processes that make art possible! Carve totem poles from the Pacific Northwest, craft Aztec masks from the heart of Mexico and experiment with artistic traditions throughout history.


July 15-18, 2019, RE Media Door 3