inGenius 2023 STEAM Summer Camp Program: Grades 8-10

Campus: Canyon Crest Academy

Available Going Fast Full

Grade 1Grade 2Grade 3-4Grade 5-7Grade 8-10
Grade Level :Grades 8-10 in school year of 2023-2024
Week 8:30-12:00pm Morning Camp
(Morning drop off starts 8:30
Weekly Theme classes 9:30-11:45am
**Advanced Programming classes 9:00am-12:00pm)
12:30-3:30pm Afternoon Camp
(Afternoon drop off starts 12:30
Weekly Theme classes 12:45-3:00pm
**Advanced Programming classes 12:45-3:45pm)
3:25-6:30pm After School Classes
Week 1: 6/12-6/16/2023
Entrepreneurship (Teacher: Stuart Pollock, CCA)
Python Programming** (Teacher: Kevin Hare, CCA)
Self-Study & Reading
Week 2: 6/19-6/23/2023
Game Theory and Economics (Teacher: Stuart Pollock, CCA)
AP Computer Science Prep A** (Teacher: Kevin Hare, CCA)
Self-Study & Reading
Week 3: 6/26-6/30/2023
Graphic Design
AP Computer Science Prep B** (Teacher: Kevin Hare, CCA)
Self-Study & Reading
Week 4: 7/3,5,6,7/2023
Roblox Game Design and Programming Principle
International Relations: Solving World Problems (Teacher: Stuart Pollock, CCA)
Self-Study & Reading
Week 5: 7/10-7/14/2023 (select one)
USACO Workshop: Introduction to Bronze**
Argumentation and Debate (Teacher: Stuart Pollock, CCA)
Cybersecurity Boot Camp (Teacher: Kevin Hare, CCA)
Self-Study & Reading
Week 6: 7/17-7/21/2023 Self-Study & Reading
Week 7: 7/24-7/28/2023 Self-Study & Reading
**Advanced Programming classes

Week 1: 6/12-6/16/2023


Morning Camp
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Entrepreneurship (Teacher: Stuart Pollock, CCA)
Do you watch Shark Tank? Do you like to negotiate? Can you find the best bargain? In this course, students will explore what takes place in a market and how buyers and sellers interact. Why do some businesses succeed while others fail? How do products improve over time? These questions will be explored using some of your favorite products as examples. Students will practice developing ideas and formulating a pitch to a panel of peers.

Afternoon Camp
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Python Programming** (Teacher: Kevin Hare, CCA)
This course provides an introduction to the Python programming language with a focus on procedural programming and brief instruction to object-oriented concepts. Students will learn: Variables, Conditions, Loops, Arrays, String processing, Nested conditions, Nested loops, Functions and Classes.

Week 2: 6/19-6/23/2023


Morning Camp
Select one from the following:
Game Theory and Economics (Teacher: Stuart Pollock, CCA)
Game theory is a theoretical framework to analyze competing players and to strategize optimal decision-making. understanding game theory is key to success in business and economics. This class will uses game theory among other frameworks study a variety of real-world economic situations. For example, the students will learn to use Nash equilibria decide the perfect price for spaghetti of an entrepreneur's restaurant. Through discussions, activities, research, and analysis, students will learn how to apply the framework to a variety of complicated economic situations such as auctions, profit sharing, and monopolies.

Afternoon Camp
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AP Computer Science Prep A** (Teacher: Kevin Hare, CCA)
This is an introductory course for students planning to take AP Computer Science or are interested in software development. Students will learn the basics of the Java programming language to build software applications. Students will study variables, expressions, flow control, loops, arrays, creating classes, objects, methods, constructors, and other advanced programming concepts such as sorting and searching.

Week 3: 6/26-6/30/2023


Morning Camp
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Graphic Design
Students learn the principles of great design and typography. They will create digital drawings and tracing, logos, advertisements, website layouts, and more. They will also conduct a design critique and create a digital design portfolio.

Afternoon Camp
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AP Computer Science Prep B** (Teacher: Kevin Hare, CCA)
This is an introductory course for students planning to take AP Computer Science or are interested in software development. Students will learn the basics of the Java programming language to build software applications. Students will study variables, expressions, flow control, loops, arrays, creating classes, objects, methods, constructors, and other advanced programming concepts such as sorting and searching.

Week 4: 7/3,5,6,7/2023


Morning Camp
Select one from the following:
Roblox Game Design and Programming Principle
Students learn to design and program Roblox games. Students will learn the principles of design in an intuitive and rich development environment. They will learn Roblox studio editor and work with assets and game levels. They will also learn programming concepts such as loops, variables, conditionals, and functions to create game mechanics.

Afternoon Camp
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International Relations: Solving World Problems (Teacher: Stuart Pollock, CCA)
Are you good at solving problems? This course stimulates students to think globally and creatively to address topics around the world, in the form of a ‘THINK’ project. Students will explore a topic of their choosing, such as population growth, resource scarcity, peace and security, famine, the movement of people, and territorial claims in the world’s oceans. Students will consider theories of international relations and practice diplomacy by play games such as game of chicken and the prisoner’s dilemma under game theory. The negotiating table awaits you!

Week 5: 7/10-7/14/2023


Morning Camp
Select one from the following:
USACO Workshop: Introduction to Bronze**
This is an introductory one-week class for students who plan to participate in USACO contests. All new participants in USACO contests start out in the bronze division, and those who score particularly well in their current division will be promoted to the next division for future contests. The workshops will build on top of our regular computer classes and are problem solving-based. This class is designed to get students STARTED to work at Bronze level for the competition. The curriculum is aligned with USA Computing Olympiad (USACO). Eligibility Requirements (meet one of the following requirements): - Took Java/C++ Programming Level A & B - Took AP Computer Science course

Argumentation and Debate (Teacher: Stuart Pollock, CCA)
Controversial issues arise in aspects of personal and professional life. Debate and argumentation are used to persuade and reduce conflict. This class will introduce the advanced level of debate structure and argumentation with essential concepts such as frameworks, rebuttal techniques, weighing strategies, and case construction. It will help students develop confidence, self-esteem, critical thinking skills, creativity, and leadership.

Afternoon Camp
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Cybersecurity Boot Camp (Teacher: Kevin Hare, CCA)
This Cyber camp strives to be a part of the solution to the Nation’s shortfall of skilled cybersecurity professionals. Ensuring that young people are inspired to utilize their talents in cybersecurity is critical to the future of our country’s national and economic security as we become even more reliant on cyber-based technology in every aspect of our daily lives. Learn how to use tools to get a better understanding of steganography, cryptography, encryption, and more in this week-long camp.

Week 6: 7/17-7/21/2023


Morning Camp
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Afternoon Camp
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Week 7: 7/24-7/28/2023


Morning Camp
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Afternoon Camp
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