SUMMER SCHEDULE FOR CAMP DISCOVERY
Registration and Additional forms found at right ->
June 8 -12
Thinkers and Tinkers Discover the theories and laws of great scientists. Design planes like the Wright Brothers, experiment with electricity like Franklin and observe Newton’s Laws of Motion.
June 15 -19
Sports Science Why do curveballs curve? How do ballerinas balance on their toes? Should you go for the bank shot or swish? Why do you sweat and how should you refuel your body for optimal performance? Join our team as we discover the science behind sports.
June 22 – 26
Dissection Inspection Ever wonder what’s inside your laptop? Curious about what a sheep heart looks like? Dissect and inspect everything from owl pellets to toasters. Bring in your old electronics and take a look inside – you may be surprised at what you find.
June 29 - July 3
On Your Mark. Get Set…GO! Get your brain in gear as you build cars, planes and boats out of junk and scraps. Experiment with propulsion using soap, rubber bands and balloons to get your machines moving fast. Learn about airbags and use that knowledge to compete in our Egg Drop Challenge.
July 6 – 10
From Worms to Whales!
We’ll be investigating everything that slithers, flies, swims, and walks. Inspect insects under microscopes and build a bird feeder for our avian friends. Meet some scaly reptiles and learn how animals are the masters of disguise.
July 13 – 17
Anatomy Academy Head, shoulders, knees and toes! This week is all about the human body. Try your hand at a brain dissection, take part in stomach-churning experiments, and help solve medical mysteries. Explore our Sesame Street
July 20 – 24
Heroes and Heroines
It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s YOU! Tune up your super powers by investigating flight, invisibility, superhuman strength and speed. Meet Spiderman’s and Batman’s friends and learn about Elsa’s frozen powers!
July 27 – 31
The Blue Planet Uncover secrets of the Earth by observing how rocks, crystals, and gems are formed. Create mountains and volcanoes and discover nature’s fury by experimenting with twisters and earthquakes. By the end of the week, you’ll understand why our rock rocks!
August 3 – 7
Culinary Concoctions Get your aprons and oven mitts and get ready to cook up a storm! Learn all about the science behind food and the chemical reactions that happen as you cook. We’ll grow our own edible treats, create solar ovens to cook tasty snacks, and much more.
August 10 – 14
Construction & Destruction Be an engineer this week as you construct bridges from paper, design houses using pasta, and build skyscrapers with gumdrops. Go on a walking expedition to see the incredible architectual feats close to the Museum.
August 17 – 21
Crime Scene Solvers Learn about crime scene investigation techniques. Collect evidence, view hair and clothing fibers under microscopes, and analyze fingerprints and handwriting samples. End the week by investigating a simulated "crime scene" in the Museum.
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Camp Discovery for ages 6-12
Camp Discovery is designed to give children entire days filled with exploration and hands-on learning. Camp runs from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (before and after care is available). Camp fee includes all workshop materials and chaperoned exhibit exploration. Children should bring two snacks, lunch and a drink. The Subway Café is available as a lunch option. Call 954.713.0930 to register.
All camps include an exciting IMAX® Film Adventure.
Note: Multiple Day Camps must be purchased for complete camp duration even if child unable to the full session.
ONE-DAY CAMPS $55 per child
$50 for MODS Member child
$200 for museum members
$225 for non-members
To register :
Call 954.713.0930; orFax 954.467.0456
Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American
Express are accepted.
Note: Camps with two, four or five days can not be purchased as one day camps.
All camps include an exciting
OCEAN EXPLORERS CAMP(Incoming Grades 7 & 8 Only)
Registration and Additional forms found above right.