List of Technology Camps (in date order) | Office of Continuing and Distance Education | Kent State University

List of Technology Camps (in date order)

Golden Flashes Jr Robotics Team (Grades 2+)

Campers will learn to program and code toy robots Edisons, Ozobot Bits, and Sphero SPRK+. 

Date: Monday thru Thursday, June 10-13, 2019
Time: 1 - 3:30 p.m. 

FLASHanthropy & STEAM: Hands of Gratitude Maker Camp (Grades 5+)

Hands of Gratitude is a nonprofit that provides 3D printed prosthetic hands to those in need. Campers will have the opportunity to assemble a 3D prosthetic hand to be donated while also engaging in team-building activities focused on leadership and empathy. Registration fee reflects 3D kit materials. 

Date: Monday, June 17, 2019
Time: 1 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. (1 session)

Golden Flashes STEM Team (Grades 5+)

Campers will engage with KSU STEM staff and faculty for robotics, coding and designing activities while building important STEM skills (science, technology, engineering and math). Camp runs Monday-Thursday mornings with optional bonus session Friday, June 21 from 9-11:30 a.m.hosted at KSU Airport. (Transportation not provided). 

Date: Monday thru Thursday, June 17-20, 2019
Time: 9 - 11:30 a.m. 

Explorations in Augmented Reality with MERGE Cube (Grades 4+)

Campers will explore several AR apps and use CoSpaces with the MERGE Cube to create their own original augmented reality projects. Registration fee includes a MERGE Cube for the camper to use at camp and take home afterward. 

Date: Monday thru Thursday, June 24-27, 2019
Time: 9 - 11:30 a.m. 

Creative Computing with Scratch 3.0 (Grades 2+)

Campers will use Scratch 3.0 to design and code games, animations and interactive stories. 

Date: Monday thru Thursday, June 24-27, 2019
Time: 1 - 3:30 p.m. 

Design Thinking with 3D Modeling & Printing (Grades 5+)

Campers will work with 3D modeling and design software to create computer-generated 3D projects to be printed and taken home. 

Date: Monday thru Thursday, July 15-18, 2019
Time: 9 - 11:30 a.m. 

Adventures with Robots & Drones (Grades 4+)

Campers will program Edison & Sphero robots and Parrot drones to perform different task and fly on command. 

Date: Monday thru Thursday, July 22-25, 2019
Time: 9 - 11:30 a.m. 

Girls 4STEAM: Chic to be Geek! (Grades 4+)

Did you know the very first computer programmer was a woman? Or that a famous movie actress holds a patent that led to Bluetooth Technology? Girls will learn about these and other role models while they design and program a robot to solve a real world challenge. Discover that it is Chic to be Geek! 

Date: Monday thru Thursday, July 22-25, 2019
Time: 1 - 3:30 p.m.

STEM Innovation with LEGO WeDo Robotics (Grades 3+)

Campers will build and program robotic models using the LEGO WeDo 2.0 system. Families may opt to include with registration the purchase of a LEGO WeDo 2.0 kit for their child to use at camp and take home after completing the camp.

Date: Monday thru Thursday, July 29-August 1, 2019
Time: 9 - 11:30 a.m. 

Game Design with RPG Maker MV (Grades 5+)

Create your own worlds, characters and adventures. If you can dream it, you can make it. Campers will use RPG Maker MV to design and program their own role playing game. 

Date: Monday thru Thursday, August 5-8, 2019
Time: 9 - 11:30 a.m. 
Please note: This camp is currently at capacity. Please call 330-672-3100 to be added to a waitlist.