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Scientist Apprentice Camp

Science student at Children's Museum

The Scientist Apprentice Camp is an exciting and educational week-long summer day camp for middle school students. Campers participate in hands-on laboratory and field activities, learning from professors and students of the School of Science at IUPUI. The Scientist Apprentice Camp will give children a deeper understanding of the impact that science and mathematics have on our world.

Programming may include discovery in the following areas:

  • Cells and DNA
  • Science and crime
  • Game programming
  • Symmetry and tessellations
  • Geology of the Earth
  • Psychology of visual perception
  • Flight dynamics of rockets
  • Chemical properties of gases
  • Math Magic
  • Recycling and sustainability

2013 Dates will be announced in December 2012

 

Please note that this program is an academic elective, offered as an add-on to the traditional camp programs. Children should register for the week of their choice through the IUPUI Summer Day Camp in order to participate.

Ages: 9 – 12 (limit 25)

Price: TBD