Summer of Exploration
Discover the extraordinary world of STEM during Engineering For Kids’ Summer of Exploration! Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math fill the world around us. STEM connects to everything in our lives from planning a city to using computers to space travel. EFK Summer Camps provide kids with a hands-on immersive experience as they explore STEM concepts in the world around them.
Our professional and engaging camps will guide your child in learning about STEM concepts while encouraging fun! Hands-on activities foster their creativity, problem-solving skills, and critical thinking. Summer camp is a great place to support students with an interest in STEM or to introduce future innovators to this exciting world.
EFK offers a large variety of camps focusing on different STEM disciplines, including
- Hands-on Engineering
- Technology + Coding
EFK has tons of camp offerings so kids are sure to find one that appeals to them. With so many options to choose from, customize the summer experience to suit your style.
As part of the Summer of Exploration, EFK is setting its sights on other planets. This summer, EFK will launch Mission to Mars - a summer camp that’s all about space! Space explorers can choose from five out-of-this-world Mars missions all based on STEM.
*New* Mission to Mars
Embark on a Mission to Mars and learn key STEM concepts as you explore the Red Planet. Featuring camp experiences in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Multidisciplinary Engineering, Minecraft Technology, and Robotics. Choose one mission or suit up for all five!
Hands-on Interactive Engineering
Learn about rockets, sailboats, and chemically crafted concoctions! Hands-on Engineering camps in Aerospace, Chemical, Civil, Electrical, Environmental, Forensics, Industrial, Marine, Mechanical, and Mechatronics. There is an option for every young engineer.
Dive into the world of Robots! Learn how robots can help humans solve problems big and small. Build and program your own Robot using LEGO Mindstorm and VEX robots. Use them to explore Mars, uncover buried treasure in the sea, or help the environment by recycling.Learn More
Technology and Coding
Explore cutting-edge applications of programming and computer science. Get technical in our classes that explore video game design, 3D printing, 3D CAD Modeling, game-based coding, Esports, and more!Learn More
Use Minecraft as a tool to learn about STEM and the Engineering Design Process. Kids will learn how to design, build, explore, gather resources, and more, all within Minecraft. With creativity and teamwork, the possibilities are endless!Learn More
How to Find EFK Summer Camps Near You
A summer of fun and STEM education is just around the corner. Engineering For Kids is kicking off the Summer of Exploration with in-person and virtual camps. Engineering For Kids has summer camps in the USA, Canada, and 30+ international locations. It’s easy to find a location near you - search for your zip code on our website to see what programs they offer. There are many different schedules to choose from to accommodate all summer plans.
EFK offers a large variety of camps sure to engage kids from pre-K to 8th grade. Search for classes in your group of engineers:
- Junior - Pre-K to 2nd-grade
- Apprentice - 3rd to 5th grade
- Master Engineers - 6th to 8th-grade
Sign up and find out why EFK camps are unlike any other summer camps in Canada, the US, or around the world. EFK camp curriculum teaches kids about the processes and inner workings of STEM in a fun way that doesn’t feel like learning.
A few of the activities kids can experience at the Summer Camps are
- Building and coding with LEGO Mindstorm and Vex Robotics
- Using Minecraft to engineer and explore new worlds.
- Taking core samples from a potato and landing an egg in Mission to Mars.
- 3D Printing and 3D CAD modeling,
- And much more!
Prepare for a Summer of Exploration, fun, and learning with Engineering For Kids. Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math are all around us and EFK helps kids discover them. EFK believes in inspiring the next generation of engineers. Our camps teach kids key STEM concepts and their real-world applications while encouraging fun with hands-on activities. This combination makes for an unforgettable summer.
This summer let’s inspire passion for STEM and gear kid’s up for their future studies!
Frequently Asked Questions
Are these camps offered in-person or virtually?
You should check with your local Engineering For Kids for specific program information. Each location’s programs may vary depending on their local restrictions.
What safety precautions are being taken to prevent the spread of COVID-19?
All of our Engineering For Kids locations follow CDC guidelines if offering camps in person. Extra precautions are in place to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
What happens if COVID-19 restrictions change in my area?
Many of our camps are structured with a virtual or in-person option and each location sets their own guidelines for schedule changes.
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