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|Active Learning Email Us Map It|
PM Chess, All Day Chess, AM Chess, AM Gamebuilder Video Game Creation - Intro (the Arcade Game), PM Video- Intro, AM Kodu Video Game Creation - Intro, PM Kodu Video Game Creation - Intro, 1/2 Day Kodu: 1/2 Day Video Game Creation- Intro, 1/2 Day Chess: 1/2 Day Gamebuilder Video Game Creation- Intro, 1/2 Day Chess: 1/2 Day KODU Video Game Creation- Intro. Active Learning Services operates chess camps (thru USA Chess), Gamebuilder Video Game creation camps (using Gamemaker or Microsoft Kodu), Scratch Animation Creation camps, and other enrichment programs designed to stimulate creative thinking, improve logic and memory skills and give children "thinking alternatives" to sports camps and other summer camps and enrichment programs. Our enrichment programs include the USA Chess chess camps, chess lessons and school programs thru USA Chess, and our Gamebuilder Video Game Creation Programs (including our newest game creation camp using Microsoft Kodu), Computer Animation and our other Active Learning Computer Enrichment Programs. USA Chess is the largest and premier chess camp organizer for children in the United States. Founded in 1997 USA Chess has grown from one camp in Dallas, TX to more than 100 camps across the United States! Our Gamebuilder Video Game Creation Programs are an extremely popular and fun way for children to get exposure to computer programming and game design using GameMaker software or Kodu by Microsoft and computer enrichment animation creation programs using Scratch -developed by MIT. (see less text) ... (see more text)
|Camp Invention |
Camp Invention is where BIG ideas become the next BIG thing! Join us as we celebrate our 25th year of reinventing summer fun! Local educators lead the week of hands-on activities created especially for 1st-6th grade students. Boys and girls spend time collaborating with others during various competitions, taking apart electronics to assemble something one-of-a-kind and pushing the limits during high-energy games. Lessons explore connections between science, technology, engineering and innovation. At the program's end, all will go home with newly acquired 21st century life skills and unique approaches to solving everyday problems.
Don't miss out on brand new challenges waiting for you at our nationwide locations. Early and alumni registration discounts are available and spaces are limited, so sign up today! For more information about Camp Invention, call 800.968.4332 or visit www.campinvention.org. (see less text) ... (see more text)
|iD Gaming Academy Email Us|
GAME ON! Teens immerse for 2 weeks in the dynamic world of gaming. Choose among Game Modeling with Maya, Game Programming and Camp Fatal1ty. Get ready for late-night gaming tournaments, LAN parties and late morning instruction. Sessions at UC Berkeley, Stanford University, UCLA, and Villanova University. Limited space. Visit www.iDGamingAcademy.com or call 1-888-709-TECH (8324). Mention code WD22 to save.
|iD Tech Camps: Hands-On Tech Fun! Email Us Map It|
Experience hands-on technology fun at Americaâ€™s #1 Tech Camp! iD Tech Camps provides weeklong, day and overnight summer technology programs at over 50 prestigious universities nationwide including the University of Denver, Colorado College, and Stanford University. Students age 7-17 create 2D and 3D video games, design websites with FlashÂ®, produce digital movies, build robots, learn programming and more. With one computer per student and an average of six students per instructor, students are given the attention they need to excel and finish a project by the end of the week. Special Teen programs include: iD Gaming Academy, iD Film Academy and a Study Abroad program in Spain. Visit www.internalDrive.com or call 1-888-709-TECH (8324) for details and registration specials. Mention code WD22 to save. (see less text) ... (see more text)
|Mountain Park Environmental Center Email Us Map It|
We at MPEC believe that every child deserves a summer camp experience. MPEC's Day Camps, Backpack Camps, and Residential Camps are all about kids having a blast while experiencing the magic and wonders of Nature. Based in the Wet Mountains of SE Colorado, MPEC has camps for kindergarteners through high schoolers.
|Science Matters in America Email Us|
STEM Summer Camps. The Best Summer Day Camps Every! Hands on and inquiry based camps. Great take home projects. Fun games and challenges. Two great camps to choose from:
Space: The Final Frontier: Launch Rockets (fire bans permitting) and explore celestial heavens. Stars, Planets, Comets. What does it take to explore space.
Outrageous Invention Convention: Join the Maker Revolution and become a Jr Maker. Inventing and STEM go hand-in-hand. (see less text) ... (see more text)
|Threshold School Email Us|
Threshold offers transformative and immersive camp experiences that unmistakably bear the Threshold culture and signature of quality. Geared toward tweens and teens and open to the public, these singular, hand-crafted programs are sneak peeks into the extraordinary Threshold School lead by . Choose one of our several day and overnight options, or join us for all of them. The Power in Us Camp: An outdoor, adventure-based overnight camp, that is five-days long. From high rope course to whitewater rafting, this camp is defined by teamwork, physical challenges, and grit. Fun Tantrum Camp: A four-day overnight camp that is a celebration of radical self-expression and highly imaginative creativity. These themes will permeate everything from group games to stand-up paddle boarding. World Building Camp: Students consult with expert scientists, artists, and game designers to collaboratively create a new world, which they ultimately bring to life in the form of a playable game book to share with others. Moons of Zartak: It combines the strategy of a board game with the interaction of a live-action game to create a new, intense sort of game that rewards collaboration, creativity, and problem-solving. Face the challenges of Zartak! (see less text) ... (see more text)
|YMCA Camp Shady Brook Email Us Map It|
At Camp Shady Brook all of our programs are designed to accept all participants regardless of skill or ability level. Our four core values of Honesty, Caring, Respect and Responsibility will guide your campers on their camp experience. Our staff is trained to facilitate an environment to foster new friendships, build self confidence, and encourage positive decision making. Campers will enjoy a variety of activities ranging from shooting for a bulls eye in Archery, Climbing to the top of our 35 ft. climbing wall, going for a horseback ride or cooling off with a nice dip in the lake. Register today and start building your campers life long memories tomorrow! (see less text) ... (see more text)
|Parlando School for the Arts Email Us|
Boulder's premier community arts school offers music classes, ensembles, and lessons on all band and orchestra instruments, voice, piano, guitar, and more. With a professional faculty of highly talented and experienced teachers, students of all ages and abilities can pursue their musical dreams.
|Rocky Mountain Chess Center Email Us Map It|
The Rocky Mountain Chess Center is pleased to announce our Second Annual Chess Camp of Colorado Springs. Organized and operated by Lee Simmons, this camp embodies the same commitment to excellence Colorado Springs chess players and their families trust and expect from Rocky Mountain Chess.
Several years in the making, the Chess Camp of Colorado Springs is not just a chess camp--It is THE chess camp. We provide beginning, intermediate, and advanced instruction second to none. You provide the desire to enjoy chess and improve. That is a winning combination!
Who may attend: Coed, ages 6-18
Beginning, Intermediate, or Advanced
When: June 16-20, 2008 (see less text) ... (see more text)