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Hummingbird Robotics Camp

Virtual
Rising Grades 4 - 7
Dates in July View All
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Signature Program
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$775 / week

Camp Description

Looking for an exciting hands-on camp your child will love? A new experience that will spark your child’s interest in STEM, build skills for the future, and be a ton of fun? 

With the Hummingbird robotics kit your child will have a blast exploring various challenges and finding solutions. The Hummingbird platform allows absolute beginners the ability to program a robot in minutes, but continue learning advanced engineering & programming for years.  

The Hummingbird kit consists of a microcontroller, lights, sensors, and motors which allow students to build robots out of any materials found around the house.

The campers will learn the basics of programming and how the Hummingbird works.  Together we will explore its various functionality and build simple robots and then create unique robots only bounded by their imagination.

Required Materials:

  • Hummingbird Kit (will be provided)
  • Laptop (Chromebook, Mac, or Windows;iPads, Amazon Fire Tablets, Android Tablets all work too but require the use of a different programming language)

Craft Supplies that will be sent to you: 

Cardboard
Recycled materials
Paper cups
Masking tape
Markers
Craft sticks
Straws
Scissors

Dates

Weeks Times Grade Level
Jul 13 – 17 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Rising 4 – 5
Jul 20 – 24 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Rising 6 – 7
Jul 27 – 31 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Rising 4 – 5

Camp Credentials

  • This cap is run by Pingry 5th Grade Science Teacher, Mr. Jeff Cohen.

 

What to Expect

Enrichment. Advancement. Development. A Summertime Taste of Pingry’s Academics.

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