RealScience/Express Yourself Camps

This Summer @ Camp, Kids Can…

. . .discover summer days filled with fun as they explore an exciting range of new STEAM-based activities.

Our RealScience and Express Yourself summer camp programs for campers entering 3rd-5th and 6th-8th graders mix the Real Discovery of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Math) with the Real Fun of a variety next-gen and traditional summer day-camp activities.

This year, RealScience & Express Yourself Camp is offered at the following locations:
Rockland County/Pascack Valley Area (SJR-Montvale)
Ridgewood/Glen Rock Area (AoOL-Glen Rock)
Wayne/Passaic & Morris County Area (DePaul-Wayne)

You can learn more about our new, one-week RealScience & Express Yourself camp programs, including our Extended Day program, below.

Summer 2018 Camp Schedule

InventionMakers: Boardwalk Arcade Fun & Games!

  • Dates/Location(s):
  • June 25-29 @ SJR
  • July 23-27 @ AoOL
  • Aug. 6-10 @ DePaul
  • Hours: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Ages: Separate programs for campers entering 3rd-5th grade or 6th-8th grade.

Program Description: Your child can discover the secrets of the midway as they create and promote their own series of boardwalk arcade games! Utilizing the LittleBits electronic invention system, campers will experience the thrill of creating their very own arcade-style games, complete with lights and sounds. They will then join their campmates in the fun of promoting their newly developed games at their very own arcade!

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VideoMakers: Makin’ Movie Fx Magic!

  • Dates/Location(s):
  • June 25-29 @ AoOL
  • July 16-20 @ DePaul
  • Aug. 6-10 @ SJR
  • Hours: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Ages: Separate programs for campers entering 3rd-5th grade or 6th-8th grade.

Program Description: The magic of the movies awaits your child as they discover the technical tips & tricks professionals use to create special effects! Campers will script, film, & edit their own short sketches, all while learning about how to make someone larger than life with camera angles, fly through the air using a green screen and disappear in a flash using special effects!

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Eyes on Spies: Mission Accepted!

  • Dates/Location(s):
  • July 2-6 @ SJR (closed 7/4)
  • July 30-Aug. 3 @ AoOL
  • Aug. 13-17 @ DePaul
  • Hours: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Ages: Separate programs for campers entering 3rd-5th grade or 6th-8th grade.

Program Description: Your child’s mission: Work with their fellow agents to solve top-secret cases! Armed with variety of technologies they’ll use to create spy gear, including LEGO robotics & the Little Bits electronic invention system, Campers will engage their critical-thinking skills in a series of problem-solving challenges, including drones, escape rooms, laser mazes & more!!!

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RobotMakers: Have a Field Day!

  • Dates/Location(s):
  • July 2-6 @ AoOL (closed 7/4)
  • July 9-13 @ DePaul
  • Aug. 13-17 @ SJR
  • Hours: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Ages: Separate programs for campers entering 3rd-5th grade or 6th-8th grade.

Program Description: Robot tug-of-war and more is what’s in store for your child and their campmates as they work together to build a range of robots to compete in a field day! Campers will use LEGO NXT, along with an age-appropriate flavor of the Scratch programming language, to build & code a series of robots that will tackle a range of obstacles & challenges.

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VideoMakers: STOP. . . Animation!

  • Dates/Location(s):
  • July 9-13 @ SJR
  • July 30-Aug. 3 @ DePaul
  • Aug. 13-17 @ AoOL
  • Hours: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Ages: Separate programs for campers entering 3rd-5th grade or 6th-8th grade.

Program Description: Animate your child’s summer fun as they uncover the skills needed to bring inanimate objects to life! Your camper will be creating their own series of digital stop-animation videos using a range of materials, including themselves, capturing series of still digital pictures and setting them into motion.

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AppMakers: Fun in Play, an App a Day!

  • Dates/Location(s):
  • June 25-29 @ DePaul
  • July 9-13 @ AoOL
  • July 23-27 @ SJR
  • Hours: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Ages: Separate programs for campers entering 3rd-5th grade or 6th-8th grade.

Program Description: Your child can join in the fun of developing and launching their own smartphone apps! Campers will use MIT’s App Inventor software to create & code a collection of apps that range from personal profiles to games they can play on the go, all while discovering what it takes to code an app.

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WebDevelopers: Be an e-Commerce Biz Wiz!

  • Dates/Location(s):
  • July 16-20 @ SJR
  • July 23-27 @ DePaul
  • Aug. 6-10 @ AoOL
  • Hours: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Ages: Separate programs for campers entering 3rd-5th grade or 6th-8th grade.

Program Description: Your child will set out on the pathways of Internet entrepreneurship, joining their fellow campers in creating their very own online business! Campers will design their own e-commerce website; coding web pages, adding pictures, videos & audio, as they launch their brand & sell their products on the Internet!

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GameMakers: It’s an Adventurer’s Quest!

  • Dates/Location(s):
  • July 2-6 @ De Paul (closed 7/4)
  • July 16-20 @ AoOL
  • July 30-Aug. 3 @ SJR
  • Hours: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Ages: Separate programs for campers entering 3rd-5th grade or 6th-8th grade.

Program Description: Boundless adventures await your child as they set out with their campmates to create their own story-based video games. Campers will use MIT’s Scratch coding language to develop their story-game, crafting a whole world filled with new characters to meet and exciting quests to conquer!

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Ready to Register. . .

Registration for all of our Summer 2018 Camp programs can be found below including discounts and extended care too! All programs are broken down by age group, then by location.

To register, find the week for your child’s age group and chosen location; click register, and a registration form will open! This registration form will allow you to select additional programs as well as add multiple children.

Payment can be made with all major credit cards. Please note, all discounts will be applied after your registration but before your card is charged.

If you have any questions, or need help registering, please contact us at info@littleivyacademy.com, or by phone at 201-444-8400.

Your Camps, Discounts & Extended Day Info, Too!

Details for our camp programs can be found here.

Extended Day

We understand that your day doesn’t start or end when camp does, that’s
why we offer our Extended Day program starting at 7:30am and ending at 6:00pm.
You can choose between paying by the hour, or paying a discounted rate for the whole week with CarePass. Please contact us at info@littleivyacademy.com or by calling 201-444-8400 to add Extended Day to your registration.

Current Registration Discounts (Effective June 1)
+ 5% Discount for enrolling your child in 4 or more weeks; or
+ 5% Discount for each additional sibling who also enrolls.

Please note, all discounts will be applied after your registration but before your card is charged.

Your Camps, Discounts & Extended Day Info, Too!

Details for our camp programs can be found here.

Extended Day

We understand that your day doesn’t start or end when camp does, that’s
why we offer our Extended Day program starting at 7:30am and ending at 6:00pm.
You can choose between paying by the hour, or paying a discounted rate for the whole week with CarePass. Please contact us at info@littleivyacademy.com or by calling 201-444-8400 to add Extended Day to your registration.

Current Registration Discounts (Effective June 1)
+ 5% Discount for enrolling your child in 4 or more weeks; or
+ 5% Discount for each additional sibling who also enrolls.

Please note, all discounts will be applied after your registration but before your card is charged.