Click on a different Elementary School Program name below to see more details.

Cost: $495 per week.
Camp includes:

  • All food is included! Lunch, morning and afternoon snacks.
  • safety equipment (safety glasses, gloves, etc.)
  • lab notebooks.
  • SMILE T-shirt and bag at beginning of each program.
  • all experiment supplies.
  • by request: before and after care available ($15 per week for before or after care, $30 per week for before and after care).

Elements of Discovery 1

Each Elements camp offers its own unique set of hands-on projects where elementary school students have an amazing opportunity to discover the world of STEM. There is an entire summer full of the excitement of learning how and why things work and the fun of doing, creating and building. We will find out what things look like inside, outside and explore what's cool about Chemistry, Physics, Materials, and Engineering. We will discover gears, magnets, electricity, and much more!

Sessions Available:

Rising 2nd graders through 5th graders:

  • Track Out 1: May 15 - May 19
  • Week 0: June 5 - June 9
  • Week 4: July 3, July 5 - July 7 **Note: No Camp on July 4
  • Week 8: July 31 - August 4

iColor1

Elements of Discovery 2

Each Elements camp offers its own unique set of hands-on projects where elementary school students have an amazing opportunity to discover the world of STEM. There is an entire summer full of the excitement of learning how and why things work and the fun of doing, creating and building. We will find out what things look like inside, outside and explore what's cool about Chemistry, Physics, Materials, and Engineering. We will discover gears, magnets, electricity, and much more!

Sessions Available:

Rising 2nd graders through 5th graders:

  • Track Out 2: May 22 - May 15
  • Week 1: June 12 - June 16
  • Week 5: July 10 - July 14
  • Week 9: August 7 - August 11

iLN21

Mission: Tinker

Our mission, should you choose/decide to accept it, is to tinker with mechanical and electrical things. Learn how to use tools (handheld, analog, and digital) to disassemble and re-assemble a variety of objects from simple machines to complex objects. Investigate how things work and create new devices of your own!

Sessions Available:

Rising 2nd graders through 5th graders:

  • Track Out 3: May 30 - June 2
  • Week 2: June 19 - June 23
  • Week 6: July 17 - July 21

iDensity1

Let's Invent

Why buy stuff pre-made? Let's invent! Let's make it ourselves. Let's build it! A hands-on learning experience into the scientific process of how to invent new things from existing things.

Sessions Available:

Rising 2nd graders through 5th graders:

  • Week 3: June 26 - June 30
  • Week 7: July 24 - July 28

iMeasurements1