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inGenius 2018 STEAM Summer Camp Program: Third Grade

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Grade Level :Third Grade in school year of 2018-2019
Week 9:30-11:30am
Morning Camp
1:00-3:00pm
Afternoon Camp
3:30-5:20pm
Aftercamp Classes
Week 1: 6/18-6/22 (select one)
Minecraft Game Design
CRIME BUSTERS (series 1)
Outdoor Sports (Group B)
(select one)
Computational Thinking without Coding (II)
The Magic World through Microscope
Rhythmic Gymnastics*
Acrylic & Water Color
- Chinese or Sport &Chess Club
- Math & Vocabulary
Week 2: 6/25-6/29 (select one)
Learning to Code by Design with Scratch
Science of Chance
Outdoor Sports (Group B)
(select one)
Skylines: Game-based 3D City Design
Wizard Chemistry
Young Writers: Writing and Imagination
Rhythmic Gymnastics*
- Chinese or Sport &Chess Club
- Math & Vocabulary
Week 3: 7/2,3,5,6 (select one)
Outdoor Sports (Group B)
Presentation by Design
Lego Robotics & Visual Programming
(select one)
Game on Scratch: introduction
Represent Me!
- Chinese or Sport &Chess Club
- Math & Vocabulary
Week 4: 7/09-7/13 (select one)
Outdoor Sports (Group B)
Public Speaking
CRIME BUSTERS (series 1)
(select one)
Design Thinking: 3D Animation
Fun with Algebra!
Fashion in the Making
Rhythmic Gymnastics*
- Chinese or Sport &Chess Club
- Math & Vocabulary
Week 5: 7/16-7/20 (select one)
Outdoor Sports (Group B)
Debate
Create Your Own Eco System
(select one)
Comic and Cartooning
Motion and Matters
- Chinese or Sport &Chess Club
- Math & Vocabulary
Week 6: 7/23-7/27 (select one)
Marine Quest
Outdoor Sports (Group B)
The Ancient World
(select one)
Digital Art: Paint & Pixel
Creative Writing
Drone: the Aerial Vehicle
Rhythmic Gymnastics*
- Chinese or Sport &Chess Club
- Math & Vocabulary
Week 7: 7/30-8/03 (select one)
Rocketry & Space Simulation
Making Sense of Geometry
Outdoor Sports (Group B)
(select one)
Money Sense
Rhythmic Gymnastics*
3D Modeling & 3D Printing
Painting & Drawing
- Chinese or Sport &Chess Club
- Math & Vocabulary
Week 8: 8/06-8/10 (select one)
Mobile Games Design
We All Scream for Ice Cream! A Marketing Plan
Outdoor Sports (Group B)
(select one)
Cuisine Art: Cooking around the world
Makers engineering
Rhythmic Gymnastics*
Inventing Stuff
- Chinese or Sport &Chess Club
- Math & Vocabulary

Week 1: 6/18-6/22


Morning Camp (9:30am-11:30am)
Select one from the following:
Minecraft Game Design
Students team up to customize their own Adventure Maps and shape their own gameplay experience. Students strategically tailor unique biomes that provide players with challenges and rewards, utilize Redstone to create secret passageways, traps, access points, build safe havens with resources that help players move successfully throughout the game, and install mods that allow Students to create very distinct qualities within their Minecraft game.

CRIME BUSTERS (series 1)
Campers will learn to become Crime Scene Investigators during actual crime scene setups! Campers will learn how law enforcement professionals solve crimes. Campers will learn how a crime is actually solved and learn how Biology, Chemistry, and Physics play a major role in the investigation! Some of the focuses will be on Fingerprinting, Fiber Analysis, Hair Analysis, and Handwriting Analysis.

Outdoor Sports (Group B)
Outdoor sports camps take place in the Canyon Crest Academy fields. Activities include: Capture the Flag, Basketball,Soccer, Bocce Ball, Rugby, Yoga, Over the Line. Rotation Games: Park Ranger, Sharks and Minnows.

Afternoon Camp (1:00pm -3:00pm)
Select one from the following:
Computational Thinking without Coding (II)
We will teach Computer Science through games and puzzles with cards, string, crayons and lots of running around. These activities will introduce students to Computational Thinking through concepts such as binary numbers, algorithms and data compression. Importantly, no coding is needed.

The Magic World through Microscope
Students will learn scale and size and proper use of microscopes. Students will examine and compare one-celled and multi-cellular organisms. One of the topics will include cell structure, nutrient needs, and growth. Students will learn to appreciate the complexities of familiar things such as newsprint, fibers, or blades of grass. They develop laboratory skills including staining, and DNA extraction. They will also explore the various ways microscopes are used in the fields such as forensic science..

Rhythmic Gymnastics*
Emerald City Academy of Rhythmic Gymnastics offers training of Rhythmic Gymnastics at inGenius Summer Camp. Rhythmic Gymnastics is the most beautiful of all Olympic sports, unmatched for its elegant and expressive movements. It combines the grace of ballet, the athleticism of gymnastics and the artistry of dance.

Acrylic & Water Color
Students will have a blast painting with acrylics and watercolor. They will create paintings on canvas and watercolor paper and learn about color theory and different painting techniques. Students will also learn best studio practices, including how to choose and protect supplies. Your young artists will fill your home with unique and beautiful artwork by the end of this week.

Week 2: 6/25-6/29


Morning Camp (9:30am-11:30am)
Select one from the following:
Learning to Code by Design with Scratch
Let your imagination run wild in this multimedia adventure. Scratch is a fun and easy way for kids to learn the basics of programming using snap-together code blocks to build working programs

Science of Chance
Students develop a fundamental understanding of probability and statistics through fun activities and real word examples. Students will work with both first-hand and second-hand data. They will learn to conduct experiments and surveys. They will also obtain data from newspapers and journals. Using the data, they will generate graphs, charts, and tables to discover patters, draw conclusions and make predictions.

Outdoor Sports (Group B)
Outdoor sports camps take place in the Canyon Crest Academy fields. Activities include: Capture the Flag, Basketball,Soccer, Bocce Ball, Rugby, Yoga, Over the Line. Rotation Games: Park Ranger, Sharks and Minnows.

Afternoon Camp (1:00pm -3:00pm)
Select one from the following:
Skylines: Game-based 3D City Design
This is a fascinating class that, with computer games, will introduce the thrill and hardships of creating and maintaining a real city. No more messing with paper, scissors and glues. Through simulation, Students will engage in urban planning by controlling your own roads, public services, transportation and more. You're only limited by your imagination, so take control and reach for the sky!

Wizard Chemistry
The class will have many hands-on experiments. It helps students connect real-world situations with science. It will explore mixing experiments and the periodic table that describes elemental science for our young chemists.

Young Writers: Writing and Imagination
Our children are potential authors with important stories to tell In this class, they will read and analyze various genres including poems, short stories, and essays. They will learn the structure and strategies used by other authors of fiction for children. They will receive step by step guidance to write original stories and write to various genres using experiences and/or pure imagination; Through the process of writing, critiquing, and revising, students develop confidence in their own writing and creative powers.

Rhythmic Gymnastics*
Emerald City Academy of Rhythmic Gymnastics offers training of Rhythmic Gymnastics at inGenius Summer Camp. Rhythmic Gymnastics is the most beautiful of all Olympic sports, unmatched for its elegant and expressive movements. It combines the grace of ballet, the athleticism of gymnastics and the artistry of dance.

Week 3: 7/2,3,5,6


Morning Camp (9:30am-11:30am)
Select one from the following:
Outdoor Sports (Group B)
Outdoor sports camps take place in the Canyon Crest Academy fields. Activities include: Capture the Flag, Basketball,Soccer, Bocce Ball, Rugby, Yoga, Over the Line. Rotation Games: Park Ranger, Sharks and Minnows.

Presentation by Design
You never get a second chance, to make a first impression! This camp teaches hands-on discovery of all the elements of a successful presentation: your message, storytelling, visuals and oratory. This camp provides a quick guide for creating your own presentation from scratch, or improving an existing one with a strong focus on how to "sell" your ideas to your audience using software tools, such as PowerPoint and Prezi, to make eye-catching presentation.

Lego Robotics & Visual Programming
Solving fun challenges using Lego EV3 Robots and learn to code motors and sensors with LEGO MINDSTORMS! Use your programming skills to allow the robot to perform by itself.

Afternoon Camp (1:00pm -3:00pm)
Select one from the following:
Game on Scratch: introduction
Students will use the Scratch program to create original computer games with strong focus on Mechanics, Game Play, User Control and Balanced Play. The types of games covered includes (a) Collection, (b) Maze, (c) Avoidance, etc. The class requires working knowledge of Scratch (no exception).

Represent Me!
Through simulations and games, students will learn and practice civic duties, democracy, politics, check and balance. They will assume positions, at different levels of governments, of legislator, executives, judges, juries etc. They will be challenged with diverse opinions and demands of voters and constituents of various backgrounds.

Week 4: 7/09-7/13


Morning Camp (9:30am-11:30am)
Select one from the following:
Outdoor Sports (Group B)
Outdoor sports camps take place in the Canyon Crest Academy fields. Activities include: Capture the Flag, Basketball,Soccer, Bocce Ball, Rugby, Yoga, Over the Line. Rotation Games: Park Ranger, Sharks and Minnows.

Public Speaking
Too many students have something to say but do not have the tools to speak in public effectively and with comfort. Sharpening communication abilities helps students succeed in a world that demands confidence, articulation and the ability to clearly communicate ideas. By building superior speaking skills, students will be prepared to excel in school, attain their dream jobs, defend their beliefs and values, and become leaders in their communities. This camp will be an emphasis on oral communication as well as writing skills in this course, arguing the topics of the day.

CRIME BUSTERS (series 1)
Campers will learn to become Crime Scene Investigators during actual crime scene setups! Campers will learn how law enforcement professionals solve crimes. Campers will learn how a crime is actually solved and learn how Biology, Chemistry, and Physics play a major role in the investigation! Some of the focuses will be on Fingerprinting, Fiber Analysis, Hair Analysis, and Handwriting Analysis.

Afternoon Camp (1:00pm -3:00pm)
Select one from the following:
Design Thinking: 3D Animation
Students will gain a deep understanding of some of the foundational principles of animation, including squash and stretch, follow-through, arcs, secondary action, timing and more. They will use the same techniques and workflows that professionals do, including the use of location and rotation keyframes, multiples cameras, and more.

Fun with Algebra!
This class is for students who love the thrill and challenge of math problems. Through hands-on activities and game pieces, students will move from interactive concrete examples to abstract thinking. They will study the construction and manipulation of algebraic equations. Students will learn how to simplify and solve word problems. They will also work with various manipulatives to explore integers, operations, and polynomial expressions.

Fashion in the Making
Students will explore and practice everything from the initial design sketch, to pattern making, sewing techniques, accessory design, and more!

Rhythmic Gymnastics*
Emerald City Academy of Rhythmic Gymnastics offers training of Rhythmic Gymnastics at inGenius Summer Camp. Rhythmic Gymnastics is the most beautiful of all Olympic sports, unmatched for its elegant and expressive movements. It combines the grace of ballet, the athleticism of gymnastics and the artistry of dance.

Week 5: 7/16-7/20


Morning Camp (9:30am-11:30am)
Select one from the following:
Outdoor Sports (Group B)
Outdoor sports camps take place in the Canyon Crest Academy fields. Activities include: Capture the Flag, Basketball,Soccer, Bocce Ball, Rugby, Yoga, Over the Line. Rotation Games: Park Ranger, Sharks and Minnows.

Debate
Students will learn the art of verbal combat! Students will learn how to construct persuasive positions, defend against and attack each other's arguments, and cross-examine effectively. Students will debate a variety of age- and experience-appropriate topics, form teams, and pit themselves against their co-campers.

Create Your Own Eco System
An ecosystem encompasses all the living things in a designated area. That means animals, plants and any other organism, and it also includes the environment they live in. The cool thing about ecosystems is when so many things combine into one. The elements of a sustainable ecosystem play off one another for survival. In this class, student will learn and create their own ecosystem. This is a perfect boot camp for our young ecologists and biologists.

Afternoon Camp (1:00pm -3:00pm)
Select one from the following:
Comic and Cartooning
Are you ready to take your cartooning to the next level? Bring a comics project to our camp and we will help you do just that! Through a series of lectures and in-class exercises our instructors will teach you methods for developing characters, environments and a variety of inking techniques. Each day will have dedicated studio time for students to apply these concepts to their own work.

Motion and Matters
Students explore around physical sciences core ideas dealing with forces and interactions, matter and its interactions, and with engineering design. Students will critically examine topics such as light, sound, electricity and force and motion through demonstrations and hands on activities. Emphasis will be on the physics in everyday life. Students engage in science and engineering practices to answer questions, and to define problems in order to develop solutions.

Week 6: 7/23-7/27


Morning Camp (9:30am-11:30am)
Select one from the following:
Marine Quest
This camp offers an exciting avenue into the oceans of our world. Through a blend of engaging education and hands-on fun, kids will discover a passion for marine biology. Whether your child simply enjoys animals or thirsts for an adventure in the seas, a marine science camp could be just what you're looking for.

Outdoor Sports (Group B)
Outdoor sports camps take place in the Canyon Crest Academy fields. Activities include: Capture the Flag, Basketball,Soccer, Bocce Ball, Rugby, Yoga, Over the Line. Rotation Games: Park Ranger, Sharks and Minnows.

The Ancient World
Students will study the richness and diversity of ancient cultures that have lasting impacts on today's world. They will examine the daily life, religions, governments and economies of the ancient civilizations. They will also explore myths, legends, and arts. Some of the interesting topics may include Greek mythology, pharaohs' pyramid and dragons of Chinese emperors. Through group work and individual research, they will acquire critical-thinking and research skills.

Afternoon Camp (1:00pm -3:00pm)
Select one from the following:
Digital Art: Paint & Pixel
Students develop and improve their graphic design skills while mastering professional design tools. Students develop the skills necessary to research and compose digital image projects. They are encouraged to be creative, but are also taught to think of each project as a concise statement of artistic, documentary, and/or journalistic intent.

Creative Writing
This camp will inspire creative thinking and promote a love of writing. Campers will experiment with different kinds of writing for a variety of audiences and purposes. Young writers will build their self-confidence and fluency as they write in a relaxed community environment and make new friends.

Drone: the Aerial Vehicle
The camp will introduce students to the evolving world of unmanned aircraft operations. Campers will learn about aerodynamics and fly commercial drone. Students will learn how drones are being used in today's world. Students will be introduced to drone operations through class room instruction, flight simulators, and actual flight operations. They'll develop flight safety and operational skills, plan search and rescue missions, and even collect aerial imagery!

Rhythmic Gymnastics*
Emerald City Academy of Rhythmic Gymnastics offers training of Rhythmic Gymnastics at inGenius Summer Camp. Rhythmic Gymnastics is the most beautiful of all Olympic sports, unmatched for its elegant and expressive movements. It combines the grace of ballet, the athleticism of gymnastics and the artistry of dance.

Week 7: 7/30-8/03


Morning Camp (9:30am-11:30am)
Select one from the following:
Rocketry & Space Simulation
The inGenius Rocket Science Summer Camp is designed to proliferate a student's imagination about the practice and theory of space exploration and the vehicles that will take us there. This course will teach students the vocabulary and math behind rocket thrust and orbital trajectory. Students will create and test motion hypothesis using model rockets and they will explore rocket building and space travel using the rocket simulation software.

Making Sense of Geometry
Understanding geometry basics is essential for all math students today. This camp will explore topics in Geometry and make math come alive with intriguing examples of geometry in the world around us. Students will learn about 3D shapes, tessellations, transformations, constructions, and more as they explore topics in geometry and participate in various hands-on activities. Students will build their understanding of shapes, formulas, and geometric tools for future studies in Geometry courses.

Outdoor Sports (Group B)
Outdoor sports camps take place in the Canyon Crest Academy fields. Activities include: Capture the Flag, Basketball,Soccer, Bocce Ball, Rugby, Yoga, Over the Line. Rotation Games: Park Ranger, Sharks and Minnows.

Afternoon Camp (1:00pm -3:00pm)
Select one from the following:
Money Sense
Kids are fascinated by the value of money. But most aren't taught the power of saving and investing in school or at home. Money sense for kids' camp is a fun way to introduce important concepts such as opportunity cost and interests as well as the basics of saving and investing as a way of life. Teaching money skills to kids is more challenging in today's high-tech world that includes debit cards, ATM's, direct deposits, automatic deductions, credit cards, on-line bill paying, and more. Let camp help the kids get started.

Rhythmic Gymnastics*
Emerald City Academy of Rhythmic Gymnastics offers training of Rhythmic Gymnastics at inGenius Summer Camp. Rhythmic Gymnastics is the most beautiful of all Olympic sports, unmatched for its elegant and expressive movements. It combines the grace of ballet, the athleticism of gymnastics and the artistry of dance.

3D Modeling & 3D Printing
Explore the interesting world of 3D Modeling. In the class, you'll learn the basics of perspective scale drawings and how to use 3D software to design. You will also learn how this technology is revolutionizing social progress from rapid innovation in business to formerly unprecedented breakthroughs. This class will engage students in conceptual and practical spatial problem solving and precise geometric formulation.

Painting & Drawing
Unleash your child's imagination this summer! This camp provides student a wonderful introduction to several forms of visual art. Each day brings a new project that may include drawing and painting. Students will learn skills and techniques and also learn to think out of box and create your style.

Week 8: 8/06-8/10


Morning Camp (9:30am-11:30am)
Select one from the following:
Mobile Games Design
Students learn to design and program mobile game apps. They learn both programming concepts and principles of design in an intuitive and rich development environment.

We All Scream for Ice Cream! A Marketing Plan
Marketing is about to putting the right product in the right place, at the right price, at the right time. Students will utilize the Four P's of the marketing mix to best bring a new product or service to market. Student will learn to define marketing options in terms of price, product, promotion, and place so that their offering meets a specific customer need or demand. One of the activities will be to determine the target market for multiple ice cream brands.

Outdoor Sports (Group B)
Outdoor sports camps take place in the Canyon Crest Academy fields. Activities include: Capture the Flag, Basketball,Soccer, Bocce Ball, Rugby, Yoga, Over the Line. Rotation Games: Park Ranger, Sharks and Minnows.

Afternoon Camp (1:00pm -3:00pm)
Select one from the following:
Cuisine Art: Cooking around the world
Let the cooking extravaganza begin! Create delicious food inspired by cuisine from around the world. Culinary campers have an absolute blast learning to cook. They gain the confidence to take their new skills and knowledge home to cook for their families and friends. Here is a taste of what our culinary campers will accomplish during this week: create appetizer, salads, entrees and desserts; learning to use a wide variety of ingredients; cook according to daily themes, learn basic Kitchen safety.

Makers engineering
Using both LittleBits blocks and hands-on experiments, kids learn about electrical engineering, structural design and space flight. It's a chance to introduce kids to a wide range of science subjects while exploring the theory behind electronics, architecture and vehicle.

Rhythmic Gymnastics*
Emerald City Academy of Rhythmic Gymnastics offers training of Rhythmic Gymnastics at inGenius Summer Camp. Rhythmic Gymnastics is the most beautiful of all Olympic sports, unmatched for its elegant and expressive movements. It combines the grace of ballet, the athleticism of gymnastics and the artistry of dance.

Inventing Stuff
The camp is an adventure with lessons that explore connections between science, technology, engineering, and innovation. It connects students to inventors who changed the world and their impact across the centuries. Throughout high-energy and hands-on activities of inquiry, discovery, and problem solving, students explore not only the how and why of various discoveries and inventions, but also the entrepreneurship through innovation.


Discounts:
- Get 5% Sibling Discount off the lower tuition amount for families enrolling two or more students.

Weekly Theme Camp:
    Full Day Program (8:30am-6:30pm)
    $299/week or $70/day
    Short Day Program(8:30am-3:30pm or 12:30pm-6:30pm)
    $249/week or $60/day
    Half Day Program(8:30am-12pm or 12:30pm-3:30pm)
    $189/week or $50/day
    -Rhythmic Gymnastics*: $20 additional weekly surcharge. Weekly enrollment is required.
**Computer Programming Camp:
(weekly enrollment required):
Morning Programming Camp (9:00am-12:00pm):
$285 per camp per week
Afternoon Programming Camp (1:00pm-4:00pm):
$285 per camp per week
- Reduce to $265 with enrollment of any full-week Theme camp and/or full-week Aftercamp classes in the same week.

Aftercamp Schedule I
Class 1: 3:30pm-4:20pm
Chinese Class or Sports & Chess Club
Class 2: 4:30pm-5:20pm
- Math &Vocabulary Class
-- 2-day of Vocabulary Classes
-- 3-day Math Classes
5:20pm-6:30pm
Free Activities: craft, chess, reading, board games, etc.
Aftercamp Schedule II
Class 1: 3:30pm-4:20pm
- Math &Vocabulary Class
-- 2-day of Vocabulary Classes
-- 3-day Math Classes
Class 2: 4:30pm-5:20pm
Chinese Class or Sports & Chess Club
5:20pm-6:30pm
Free Activities: craft, chess, reading, board games, etc.