Are you searching for summer camps that offer more than just sports, music, arts, and drama? Well, now parents in the UAE have access to distinctive options that can truly engage their children in the realms of science, technology, and space exploration. These exceptional camps are designed to align with future careers, emphasizing the development of children's expertise in coding, 3D-printing, cutting-edge technologies, robotics, environmental consciousness, and even familiarizing them with space habitats.
For kids who love robots, math, plus some coding
Pure Minds Academy offers an extensive range of educational programs rooted in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM). These programs encompass certified courses from the UK, specifically designed for children aged 4 to 16 years old.
For children between 7 and 9 years old, there's the Junior STEM and Robotics program, where they will be introduced to essential scientific concepts, coding, and robotics.
On the other hand, a more advanced program is available for youngsters aged 10 to 14 years old, focusing on cybersecurity and coding. They will delve into topics such as password hacking techniques and strategies to safeguard themselves from online threats.
A chance to interact with real astronauts
The summer camp at Dubai International Academy Al Barsha caters to individuals aged 9 to 14 years old. Participants will have the opportunity to acquire fresh skills and engage with actual astronauts and accomplished educators, exploring various subjects such as engineering, design, sustainability, and space exploration.
During the camp, attendees can immerse themselves in learning how to craft and implement sustainable solutions for environmental challenges or delve into the creation of innovative space habitats.
Blast off to an 'intergalactic' world
OliOli's Summer Blast Camps have returned, offering thoughtfully designed activities to captivate children's imagination and keep them actively involved. One of their exciting programs, Cosmic Blast, endeavors to transport kids to the intergalactic realm through a series of thrilling challenges and workshops.
The camps offer three options: 'Morning Blast' priced at Dh990 per week, 'Afternoon Blast' available at Dh690 per week, and 'All-day Blast' at Dh1,450 per week.
Learn the art of 3D-printing
The Sharjah Research, Technology, and Innovation Park (SRTI Park) is organizing its third Summer Innovation Camp, providing an opportunity for students aged 12 to 17 to explore emerging technologies at the Sharjah Open Lab for Innovation (SoiLAB) complex.
The camp's primary objective is to cultivate skills in diverse fields, including 3D printing, laser printing, programming, and other technological competencies, while also delving into the realm of sustainable technology.
Discover secrets of the universe through special missions
During the Cosmic Jaunt - Online Camp, children will have the opportunity to participate in hands-on experiments, captivating challenges, and have the chance to interact with a former NASA scientist who will share intriguing insights about space missions.
Young students can look forward to constructing satellite models, embarking on voyages to distant galaxies, and unraveling the mysteries of the universe. The program also encompasses interactive quizzes, engaging hands-on activities, and certification. This captivating experience is tailored for children aged 6 to 14.
News Source: Khaleej Times