RealScience/Express Yourself Camps

This Summer @ Camp, Kids Can…

[Update for School Year: We look forward to seeing you next summer!  Meanwhile, join us Onsite @ one of our nearby campuses for a Virtual School-Day Enrichment Pod or Afterschool Lab program, Online  @ AcademyOnline! for virtual STEAM programs & school break camps, or both Online & Onsite for a Have Your Own Lab/Workshop program. If you are interested in joining our mailing list to find out about Summer Camp 2021 & our other upcoming programs, you can contact us at info@littleivyacademy.com.]

 

. . .discover summer days filled with fun as they explore an exciting range of new STEAM-based activities– BOTH Online & Onsite.

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–with projects from beginner to advanced!

This year, RealScience & Express Yourself Camp is offered at the following locations:

+ Online, Wherever You Are (@ AcademyOnline!)
+ Onsite, in Rockland County/Pascack Valley Area (@ SJR Campus-Montvale)
+ Onsite, in Ridgewood/Glen Rock Area (@ Camp LIA-Ridgewood)

You can learn more about our new, one-week Onsite & Online Summer Camp programs, including our Extended Day programs, below.

Summer 2020 Camp Schedule

RobotMakers: ‘Bots Battle for Olympic Glory!

  • Dates/Location(s):

 

  • July 6-10 @ Camp LIA
  • Aug. 10-14 @ SJR

 

  • Hours: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

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

Program Description: On Your Mark… Build & Code… GO! Your child & their campmates will be creating awesome, athletic robots, launching ‘em into action and cheering ‘em on to victory at our 2020 Robotics Olympics. Each day, our Olympic campers will be working together to build & code a new robotic competitor that will tackle a series of games & challenges, including head-to-head races, an all-out robot Sumo battle & more!    

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Eyes on Spies: Friend or F.O.E.?

  • Dates/Location(s):
  • June 29-July 2 @ AcademyOnline! (Closed July 3)
  • July 27-31 @ Camp LIA
  • Hours: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. (Onsite)/10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. (Online)

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

Program Description: Eyes ahead, agents, it’s time to root out who’s a friendly and who’s a F.O.E.  Your camper will create, code & deploy a variety of cutting edge spy technologies and traditional spy skills to engage each day in clandestine missions against the evil henchmen of the Federated Order of Enemies (F.O.E.), an organization bent on chaos & mayhem. It’ll be up to your camper and their fellow agents to stop the bad guys, save the day!

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InventionMakers: Create It, Wear It!

  • Dates/Location(s):

 

  • July 13-17 @ SJR
  • Aug. 10-14 @ Camp LIA

 

  • 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 invent & market awesome wearable electronic creations all their own! They’ll use the littleBits electronic system & other materials to create digital wearables, including those to give us lights us when bike or jog in the dark, keep us comfortable with a cool breeze on a hot day, & more,  making our lives easier, safer, & better. Once complete, our inventors will create marketing materials & pitch their discoveries to their fellow creators!  

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GameMakers:  Fruit-Chomping, Space-Blasting Arcade Action!

  • Dates/Location(s):
  • July 6-10 & Aug. 17-21 @ AcademyOnline!
  • July 6-10 @ SJR
  • Aug. 17-21 @ Camp LIA
  • Hours: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. (Onsite)/10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. (Online)

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

Program Description: Now, your child can create & code their own fruit-chomping, space-blasting, lane-jumping fun! With projects for kids of all skill levels, your camper will stretch their imagination, using MIT’s age-appropriate Scratch coding language to build & code their own suite of arcade video games, creating unique characters, amazing worlds and awesome challenges!

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AppMakers: Let’s Get Inspired!

  • Dates/Location(s):
  • July 13-17 @ Camp LIA
  • July 20-24 @ AcademyOnline!
  • July 20-24 @ SJR
  • Hours: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. (Onsite)/10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. (Online)

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

Program Description: ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­ Whether your child wants to Protect the Penguins,  Send Their Baseball Team to the World Series, Get Abandoned Puppies Adopted or Save the Planet,  now they can share their inspiration with others when they create & code their own smartphone apps .With projects for kids of all skill levels, you camper will discover how to use MIT App Inventor to design, program & deploy a series of apps with a purpose.

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VideoMakers Stop Animation: Heroes, Heroines, Princes & Princesses!

  • Dates/Location(s):
  • July 13-17 & Aug. 10-14 @ AcademyOnline!
  • July 20-24 @ Camp LIA
  • Aug. 3-7 @ SJR
  • Hours: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. (Onsite)/10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. (Online)

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

Program Description: It’s all about epic tales of noble deeds when you child joins their campmates to create their own series of superpowered, digital stop-motion movies. Whether it’s modern action characters or old-time royalty (or a mash-up of both), your camper will discover the tricks & techniques of stop-animation film-making—including making figures walk, appear to speak & more– while bringing their stories of glories to life!

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Web Developers: Be an E-Commerce Biz Whiz!

  • Dates/Location(s):
  • July 27-31 @ AcademyOnline!
  • July 27-31 @ SJR
  • Aug. 3-7 @ Camp LIA
  • Hours: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. (Onsite)/10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. (Online)

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

Program Description: Ready… Set… Start Up! Your child is on the path to Internet entrepreneurship when they join campmates to create & launch their very own online business! From brainstorming ideas for products & branding to creating & coding their own attention-grabbing e-commerce websites – adding photos, audio, video clips & more—your camper can launch their branded website to sell their products & pitch the next round of “Shark-Tank-style” investors, too!

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Ready to Register. . .

Registration for all of our Summer Camp 2021 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 BOTH our Onsite & AcademyOnline! 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 options for BOTH our Online & Onsite camps. Please contact us at info@littleivyacademy.com or by calling 201-444-8400 to add an optional Extended Day.

Early Registration Discounts
(Expire on May 31)
+ 5% Discount 
for enrolling your child in 2-3 weeks;
+ 10% Discount 
for enrolling your child in 4 or more weeksor
+ 10% 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 BOTH our Onsite & AcademyOnline! 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 options for BOTH our Online & Onsite camps. Please contact us at info@littleivyacademy.com or by calling 201-444-8400 to add an optional Extended Day.

Early Registration Discounts
(Expire on May 31)
+ 5% Discount 
for enrolling your child in 2-3 weeks;
+ 10% Discount 
for enrolling your child in 4 or more weeksor
+ 10% Discount 
for each additional sibling who also enrolls.

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