STEAM Academy (6th-8th)

STEAM Academy (6th-8th)2018-03-01T13:45:46+00:00

Middle School Program

For summer 2018, All Aboard for Kids is excited to announce our new summer program, S.T.E.A.M. Academy!

This program will be held at the Gilbert Middle School and is designed specifically for our Middle School participants (grades 6-8). Participants will engage, experience, and explore a fun curriculum centered around S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts, and Mathematics) activities.

Our project-based curriculum leverages modern technology, while encouraging creativity, teamwork and communication among our participants.  Activities are offered in an inclusive learning environment, led by an experienced and motivated staff.

Our program offers:

  • Small class size
  • Individualized academic instruction and functional curriculum
  • Group and individual Positive Behavior Support
  • Integrated social skills opportunities with every activity

Camp is held Monday-Thursday, from 8:00am-12:00pm

DateTheme
June 11th-14th

Build Your First Computer

“The computer that prepares kids for a lifetime of building technology.”

Join us as we construct the Piper Computer.

June 18th-21st

LEGOS!!!

Explore the world of Legos – building water dams, designing cars that move, all facilitated with apps on the iPad.

June 25th-28th

Architecture

Investigate design and construction, making an imaginative variety of objects out of common materials.

July 9th-12th

Animation

Learn about the animation process using video, pictures, drawings – and applications such as Pixar and Scratch.

July 16th-19th

Where Science meets YUM! Cooking & Experiments

Experiment with various ingredients and materials during a week of activities centered around science and cooking.

July 23rd-26th

Drawing/Writing

Get in touch with your inner author/illustrator. Spend time this week creating and illustrating your own story with the use of technology and a variety of artistic options.