WSU STEM Summer Day Camp

 

Program Director

Anna Wright

Camp Information

1351 Edvalson St.
Moyes College of Education
801.839.3385
Camp Serves Ages 5-12

 

2019 registration is now open! 

 

Register between now and March 31st and save $25 using coupon code BESTSUMMER19

 

Follow link below to register online. Enter "WSU STEM" in the search bar, and find the camp sessions that your youth will attend! 

Register Online Here!

Camp Description

In partnership with Weber State University, the Y is offering Specialty Summer Day Camps to kids and teens, focused on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math).  These camps will provide lots of opportunities for your camper to experiment, engineer, and explore all while receiving a well-rounded camp experience focused on achievement, relationship, and belonging.   The Y brings in specialized instructors and experts to provide unique, hands-on activities and demonstrations, offering your camper more in-depth exposure to some of our most popular topics.

Monday -- Friday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

 


Beginner STEM Experience (Ages 5 - 8)

This camp will help young, curious minds learn STEM through integrated play and activities.

Camp Name

Focus

Dates

Eager Engineers
Engineering June 10 - 14
Engaging Engineers
Engineering June 17 - 21
Tech-tastic Adventures
Technology June 24 - 28
Tech-tastic Adventures, part 2!
Technology July 8 - 12
GROSS! Anatomy
Biology July 15 - 19
Outdoor Explorers
Natural Science July 22 - 26
Weird Science
Chemistry July 29 - Aug 2
The Quest-ioneers!
Science Fair Aug 5 - 9

 

Intermediate/Advanced STEM Experience (Ages 8 - 12)

This camp will help young scientists learn more in-depth into each focus field.

Camp Name

Focus

Dates

Everything Engineered
Engineering June 10 - 14
Enterprising Engineering
Engineering June 17 - 21
Movie Magic
Technology June 24 - 28
That's How We Tech!
Technology July 8 - 12
Our Amazing Selves
Biology July 15 - 19
Outside to Outerspace
Natural Science July 22 - 26
Chemical Chaos
Chemistry July 29 - Aug 2
Science Fair: Crushing It!
Science Fair Aug 5 - 9

 

 Engineering

Campers will explore ancient-to-modern machines, buildings, structures, aerospace, and architecture during the 2 weeks of engineering.  

Technology

During these weeks, campers will work with various computer technology to make stop motion movies, 5 minute productions, as well as learn about digital responsibility. Also Your camper will experiment with a variety of circuitry, as well as computer coding consuls and programs, as well as video game design.

Biology

This week will focus on the systems of the animals and humans, as well as learn about the phsyiology of their bodies (can you say fun with physics?).

Natural Science 

Get ready to have a 'gneiss' time this week as we learn all about Planet Earth and beyond! Campers will explore our natural earth as well as the stars, planets, and galaxies, and the physics behind it all.

Chemistry

Are you ready to unleash your own mad scientist? We are! This week your camper will get to know all about chemical reactions and have fun doing it!

Science Fair/Quest-ioneers

Campers will become their own science explorers as they become familiar with the scientific process as they ask who? what? when? where? why? and how?. For our older campers, this will be an opportunity for them to learn how to, and to actually create, an effective science fair project!

Field trips, snacks/lunch, and swimming are always part of our weekly sessions!

Fees 

Registration
Weekly Fee
Early Bird Rate (January - March) applies to 1st Session $185 per session
Frequent Camper Discount (must register for 3 or more sessions) 10% off each session
Full Price * $210 per session

 

Financial Assistance

* The YMCA is committed to ensuring that all families have access to the high quality programming the Y is known for.  Through the support of donors, we are proud to be able to work with families to make sure that cost is not a barrier to participation.  Interested families are encouraged to talk with our staff.  To learn more call 801-839-3385 or click here.
 

HEROES Military Program Rate

Active duty military families may be eligible to receive our HEROES program rate. Click here to learn more.
 

Registration

Register online or at our office:
893 E 24th Street Suite 200, Ogden UT 84401

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