MIAMI MAKER KIDS SUMMER CAMP 2015

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ST CHRISTOPHER'S BY-THE-SEA MONTESSORI SCHOOL
KEY BISCAYNE

Online registration opens Monday, March 16th

For boys and girls entering 1st - 6th grades
Camp Hours: 8:30am - Noon
$340 per week (Includes registration & materials fees + 1 custom T-shirt 

Typical Day

8:30 Arrival & Orientation
9:15 Design/build/test/improve Round I
10:15 Snack break/Free build & play
10:45 Design/build/test/improve Round II
11:45 Reflection & share
12:00 Dismissal


Projects and activities include engineering design challenges like:

Solar Chef
Create a solar oven out of simple materials that will bake a sheet of chocolate chip cookies

S.S. Minnow
Build a boat out of cardboard and duct tape that will keep you and your mate afloat for as long as possible

Tabletop gamer
Design and build a working miniature of a favorite game---hockey, golf, foosball or billiards

DramaMaker
Design and create a costume for a character of your choice then act out a story you and your partners have imagined

Old MacDonald
Build a personal size planter out of found materials, mix your soil, add seeds or seedlings and watch your garden grow

What We Provide:

  • T-shirt with camp logo
  • All tools, materials, and resources
  • Expert instruction
  • Safety lessons
  • Badge certification for a variety of skills
  • The chance for each kid to develop her/his sense of mastery and self-confidence 

What Parents Provide:

  • A well-rested child, eager to learn
  • A healthy snack
  • A juice box or water bottle
  • Safe shoes (no sandals or flip flops)
  • A Maker outfit: comfortable clothes that can get messy
  • Sunscreen (applied) & hat