Kids on Campus

Kids on Campus @ MSUB
July 2014 Camps

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I THINK Kids Camp Raspberry Pi Mindcraft

This is an Intermediate camp for students who already know the game Minecraft, but want to learn more and share ideas with other like-minded players. Students must download Minecraft onto their Raspberry Pi before camp. “Minecraft” is a trademark of Notch Development AB. Prerequisite is either Raspberry Pi (Beginning) Camp or the One Day Raspberry Pi Camp before Minecraft.

For kids entering grades 6 - 9

Instructor: Bruce Brumley & Francisco Salivadar

Time & Date: July 1 – 2, 2014; 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Location: City College

Fee: $125.00

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I THINK Kids Camp: Arduino; Build a Robot and Compete; Keep your Robot!

Learn how to build a line following robot. Students will learn to use the Arduino microcontroller, a powerful yet low cost single board computer with a large worldwide user community. Students will learn to program the Arduino in "C" which is a popular and powerful language used in colleges and industry. This course will teach students how to interface electronics to control or support their own projects. Students will design, build, program, test, and refine their designs. The course culminates in a competition, and students keep their robots at the end of the course. Interested students should send a one page application stating why they are interested in attending the camp to l.gittingscarlson@msubillings.edu, send in a copy of their report card, AND a letter from a teacher.

For kids entering grades 8 – 12

Instructors: Andrew Sullivan

Time & Date: July 7 -11, 2014; 8:00 am – 12:30 pm

Location: City College PPT Lab

Fee: $250.00

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Kids Camp: Geometric Mysteries

Learn about the secrets and mysteries of shapes though hands-on exploration. Find out why cans, pizza, and manhole covers are round and what property makes the spiral the most widespread shape in nature from hair curls to hurricanes. Play with congruence, translation, reflection, and rotation in the creation of tessellation art. Help design and create a cardboard box city and then graph it on a map of your own. Develop critical and analytical thinking using math games and make new friends.

For kids entering grades 3 - 6

Instructor: Lori Clyatt

Time & Date: July 7 – 11, 2014; 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Location: (to be arranged)

Fee: $150.00

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Kids Camp: Kumihimo

For centuries the legendary Samurai Worriors of Japan created and used intricately braided silk cords to secure their battle armor. These braided creations were known for their beauty and strength. Learn to Kumihimo braid in the tradition of the Samurai. These creations can be both beautiful, artistic expressions used in jewelry or used in practical applications such as key chains, belts, animal collars and leashes. In addition, campers will take a virtual tour of Japan to learn about the country, culture, language, and landmarks, and make fruit sushi!

For kids entering grades 3 - 6

Instructors: Pam Fletcher & Susan Daly

Time & Date: July 14 – 18, 2014; 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Location: (to be arranged)

Fee: $160.00

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I THINK Kids Camp LEGO 1, Session 2

Using LEGO Mindstorms, students will advance their building and programming skills. They will be expected to complete LEGO robot challenges with precision.

For kids entering grades 4 - 8

Instructor: Darla Williams & Paige Williams

Time & Date: July 14 – 18, 2014; 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Location: Broadway II Seminar Room

Fee: $295.00

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Kids Camp: CSI Crime Scene Investigation

Curious students become forensic scientists for a fun week at camp! Analyze evidence from a fictional crime scene, test fingerprints, analyze fake blood, and utilize teamwork to gather evidence to convict fictional felons. Hone observation and investigative skills in this active camp.

For kids entering grades 3 - 6

Instructor: Lori Clyatt

Time & Date: July 21 – 25, 2014; 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Location: (to be arranged)

Fee: $166.00

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Kids Camp: 321 Blast Off!

Blast off into outer space with one or our most popular camps! Come and learn about rockets and the cool places they go to while having fun. You get to design, make, and fly your own rockets along with learning about the solar system our world is in.

For kids entering grades 1 - 4

Instructor: Karen Herman

Time & Date: July 28 – August 1, 2014; 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Location: (to be arranged)

Fee: $146.00

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Kids Camp: Art Camp, Session 2

Everyone is an artist in this very popular summer camp! Have fun during this creative camp that touches on the seven elements of art and aims to inspire artwork that is unique to each student. Wet-on-wet painting, chalk pastels, pencil sketching, pen cartooning, and other art forms will be explored and experimented with.

For kids entering grades 3 - 6

Instructor: Lori Clyatt

Time & Date: July 28 – August 1, 2014; 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Location: (to be arranged)

Fee: $165.00

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Kids Camp: Fashionista 101

This sewing and craft camp will be a fun, fabulous, and fashionable experience! Campers will learn some basic sewing, cutting, and crafting techniques to personally express themselves from head to toe with clothing and fashion creations. They will learn to safely use sewing and crafting equipment to create fun t-shirts, headbands, flip-flops, jewelry, and more. Each camper will make plenty of finished take-home projects and create a journal filled with a bevy of bodacious ideas to take home as springboards for future projects..

For kids entering grades 3 - 6

Instructors: Pam Fletcher & Susan Daly

Time & Date: July 28 – August 1, 2014; 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Location: (to be arranged)

Fee: $156.00

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