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 2019 Camp Schedule

RobotMakers: Build the Future!

  • Dates/Location(s):
  • June 24-28 @ AoOL
  • July 1-5 @ DePaul (Closed 7/4)
  • Aug. 12-16 @ SJR
  • Hours: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

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

Program Description: The future is now for your child when they join their campmates to create & launch amazing 21st-Century automated machines. Campers will use the LEGO NXT robotic system and an age-appropriate flavor of the Scratch programming language to build & code robots that can react to light & sounds, eliminate tedious tasks and go head-to-head in a robo-battle!

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Web Developers: My Favorite Things!

  • Dates/Location(s):
  • June 24-28 @ SJR
  • July 29-Aug.2 @ AoOL
  • Aug. 12-16 @ DePaul
  • Hours: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

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

Program Description: Now your child can share what interests them most with the whole world wide web! Using HTML, as well as other visual and audio tools & tricks, each of our campers will code their own multi-media website to showcase their favorite things– their Pokemon or Magic card collections, fashion favorites, sports, pets, music & more!

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VideoMakers: Cause a Scene!

  • Dates/Location(s):
  • June-24-28 @ DePaul
  • July 1-5 @ AoOL (closed 7/4)
  • Aug. 5-9 @ SJR
  • Hours: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

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

Program Description: Big action & huge fun are in store for your child and their campmates when they craft a unique series of digital videos shorts.  Each day, your child and their creative team will script, film & edit a new scene- a music video, a silly chase montage, a newscast & more! Along the way, they’ll discover the technical sound & visual tricks professionals use, including green-screen special effects!

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Eyes on Spies: Outta this World!

  • Dates/Location(s):
  • July 1-5 @ SJR (closed 7/4)
  • July 8-12 @ AoOL
  • July 22-26 @ DePaul
  • Hours: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

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

Program Description: It’s spy vs spy as your child and their campmates set out to uncover who is trying to sabotage the International Space Station. Using their new-found spy skills, a range of low & high-tech gadgets from drones to robots and their active imaginations, they’ll be searching for clues, navigating laser mazes & solving puzzles to expose the scheme and keep the space station in orbit. Will they save the day?

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GameMakers: Out-Wit, Out-Code, Out-Last!

  • Dates/Location(s):
  • July 8-12 @ DePaul
  • July 15-19 @ SJR
  • Aug. 12-16 @ AoOL
  • Hours: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

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

Program Description: This summer, your child will take video-game creation to a whole other level, powering up with Artificial Intelligence. They’ll be building & coding platform-style games with MIT Media Lab’s age-appropriate Scratch coding language, creating virtual worlds for their characters to run through, complete with “smart” enemies that utilize AI to fight back against the hero.

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VideoMakers Stop Animation: LEGO Move-ies!

  • Dates/Location(s):
  • July 8-12 @ SJR
  • July 15-19 @ AoOL
  • July 29-Aug.2 @ DePaul
  • Hours: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

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

Program Description: Let’s animate your child’s summer fun when they bring their favorite LEGO figures to life with their own stop-motion movies. Campers will engage every aspect of stop-animation moviemaking; creating the stories, constructing the sets, adding music & effects, and more– all so that the world they’ve created can come alive for all to see & share!

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InventionMakers: Makin’ a Better World!

  • Dates/Location(s):
  • July 15-19 @ DePaul
  • July 22-26 @ SJR
  • Aug. 5-9 @ AoOL
  • Hours: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

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

Program Description: Now it’s your child’s turn to invent tomorrow’s technology, today! Using the LittleBits electronic invention system, along with additional materials, they’ll develop Smart electronic tools to make their chores easier, their lives safer and our world a better place.  Once complete, our inventors will then create the flyers, business cards & related marketing materials they’ll need to sell their discovery to the world!

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AppMakers: Arcade 2 Go!

  • Dates/Location(s):
  • July 22-26 @ AoOL
  • July 29-Aug. 2 @ SJR
  • Aug. 5-9 @ 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 create an arcade that fits in their pocket when they join their campmates in making classic arcade game mobile apps. Campers will use MIT’s App Inventor software to create & code this collection of game-apps that range from personal profiles to games they can play on the go, all while discovering what it takes to develop & launch an awesome app.

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Ready to Register. . .

Registration for all of our Summer 2019 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.

Early Registration Discounts
+ 5% Discount for enrolling your child in 2-3 weeks;
+ 10% Discount for enrolling your child in 4 or more weeks; or
+ 10% Discount for each additional sibling who also enrolls.

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.

Early Registration Discounts
+ 5% Discount for enrolling your child in 2-3 weeks;
+ 10% Discount for enrolling your child in 4 or more weeks; or
+ 10% Discount for each additional sibling who also enrolls.