Camps at Engineering For Kids of Buffalo
The Fun, Educational Camp Your Child Is Bound to Enjoy!
OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
Engineering for Kids works with local churches, community centers, libraries, recreation centers, and others to provide programs that are open to the public! These can be:
- One day special events or
- Weekly Clubs
For information on how to add any of these programs to your school, group, or site, please contact us.
February Break Camp
Lego WeDo Robotics: Move it, Move it! (5-7 yr olds):
In this program we will be exploring a The Jr. Robotics: Move it, Move it! curriculum is designed to introduce students to the concepts of robotics, automation, programming, and the Engineering Design Process. Students will walk away from this class with a basic understanding of how robots are designed and programmed.
Minecraft Industrial Age (8-11 yr olds):
This program will immerse students in the expansive world of Minecraft, and will challenge student’s ingenuity and problem solving skills as they navigate through several engineering challenges. Students will learn how to use teamwork and manage resources like an engineer in the real world. Building in Minecraft allows students to experiment with designs and materials, all without the risks associated with building structures in reality.The children will work building machines, they will build bridges in order to travel across dangerous terrain and much more!
At Engineering For Kids, our camps are carefully structured to provide your child with the enrichment he or she needs to grow and thrive. Our camps run in the spring, winter, and summer for your convenience. Our programs come in many varieties to accommodate your schedule, such as half-day camps, full-day camps, and holiday break camps. We also host camps on scheduled days off for reasons such as professional work days, teacher conference days, etc.
Just a few of these beneficial opportunities include:
- Teamwork: Most of our camps schedule fun and engaging teamwork activities that teach children the value of investing in others.
- Resilience and motivation: Our challenging programs help to teach kids how to keep trying. This also helps them feel accomplished when they succeed, which develops their will to learn.
- Decision-making: Our uniquely structured activities help children establish and build upon great decision-making skills, which can help build confidence.
In addition, the wide range of activities and classes that we offer encourage children to try new things, which is a beneficial skill that can be applied in several instances throughout adulthood.