RealScience/Express Yourself Camps

This Summer @ Camp, Kids Can…

. . .discover summer days filled with real fun as they explore an exciting range of new STEAM-based activities.
With BOTH
+ Onsite & Online camps, and
+  Our Summer Assurance Early Registration Discount Program

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 2021 Camp Schedule

RobotMakers: Rise to the Challenge!

  • Dates/Location(s):
  • June 28-July 2 & Aug. 16-20 @ Camp LIA, Ridgewood
  • July 12-16 @ SJR, Montvale

 

  • Hours: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. (Onsite)

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

Program Description: Your child can seize the day when they when they create their own fleet of load-moving, gap-bridging, purpose-built robots to take on any challenge that comes their way. Each day, your camper will put their STEAM skills to work building, coding and modifying their automated LEGO-based robotic machines to work smarter, move faster and be stronger, as they tackle each new challenge.    

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GameMakers: It’s an Adventurer’s Quest!

  • Dates/Location(s):
  • June 28-July 2 & Aug. 16-20 @ SJR, Montvale
  • July 12-16 & Aug. 9-13 @ AcademyOnline!
  • July 12-16 @ Camp LIA, Ridgewood
  • 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: Epic adventures await your child as they set out to create & code their very own, story-based video games. Campers will use MIT’s Scratch coding language to craft a plot, filling their new world with big-personality characters in pursuit of awesome quests to conquer as they develop their own playable tales!

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WebDeveloper: Start-Up, Internet Entrepreneurs!

  • Dates/Location(s):

 

  • June 28-July 2 @AcademyOnline!
  • July 26-30 @AcademyOnline!

 

  • Hours: 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 join the ranks of web developers & entrepreneurs as they design, code & market their own website using HTML coding and more!  Our campers will be launching their own web-development companies where they’ll design a website for their first customer. They’ll create & code web pages, adding pictures, videos and audio, as they help their customer promote their brand and sell their products on the Internet.        

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VideoMakers Stop Animation: It’s Alive!!!

  • Dates/Location(s):
  • July 6-9 (No Camp 7/5) @ Camp LIA, Ridgewood
  • July 19-23 & Aug. 16-20 @ AcademyOnline!
  • Aug.  9-13 @ SJR, Montvale
  • 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: Animate your child’s summer fun as they develop the skills to tell a story by bringing everyday objects to life! Your camper will create their own series of digital stop-animation videos using paper, clay and a whole range of other materials (including themselves!) to capture the characters, scenes and stories that they’ll be setting into motion each day.

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AppMakers: Enjoy My Apps!!!

  • Dates/Location(s):
  • July 6-9 (No Camp 7/5) & Aug. 2-6 @ AcademyOnline!
  • July 26-30 @ Camp LIA, Ridgewood
  • Aug. 2-6 @ SJR, Montvale
  • 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 it’s sharing funny pictures with friends or just passing time waiting for a ride, smartphone apps have become our #1 choice for entertainment fun. Now, your child can design and develop their very own unique take on 21st Century fun! Using MIT’s cutting-edge App Inventor 2, your child and their campmates will develop the skills to create & code apps their own spins on some of their favorite smartphone apps!

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Eyes on Spies: International Intrigue 4U!

  • Dates/Location(s):
  • July 6-9 (No Camp 7/5) @ SJR, Montvale
  • July 19-23 @ Camp LIA, Ridgewood
  • Hours: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. (Onsite)

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

Program Description: Your child is about to enter the world of international espionage where they’ll race against the clock and around the world to recover stolen, top-secret data. . .  and save the planet!  Our week gets underway with training in the hands-on use of surveillance-gadgets—including drones, hidden cameras & more—building & coding other useful spy gear (such as robots and littleBits electronics) and the related spy techniques your camper and their fellow-spies will need to complete the mission. As the week progresses, our spies will put their skills to the test as they work together– and against each other– to recover the super-secret intel.

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VideoMakers: Hey, I’m the Producer!

  • Dates/Location(s):
  • July 19-23 @ SJR, Montvale
  • Aug. 9-13 @ SJR, Camp LIA, Ridgewood
  • Hours: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. (Onsite)

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

Program Description: This summer, your child can bring their digital movie-making tale to the next level as they develop the key technical tips & tricks professionals use to make high-quality, “must see” digital videos. Campers will script, film, and edit their own short sketches, all while learning, hands-on, how to use green screens, special effects, attention-grabbing camera angles and more!

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InventionMakers: Smarter Living!

  • Dates/Location(s):
  • July 26-30 @ SJR, Montvale
  • Aug. 2-6 @ Camp LIA, Ridgewood
  • Hours: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. (Onsite)

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

Program Description: Inspire your child to create the future as they develop & market a set of inter-connected “smart” devices for home and school. Utilizing the littleBits electronic invention system and related materials, our campers will invent, build & deploy a cluster of useful machines that use the Internet of Things (IoT) to connect to each other. Once their invention cluster is built, your camper and their campmates will create the flyers, ads and other media materials to promote their creation!

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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.

Current Registration Discounts
(Effective June 2)
+ 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 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.

Current Registration Discounts
(Effective June 2)
+ 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.