Summer STEM

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Summer sTEM

Summer STEM is a summer program focusing on the campers interests with intense workshops based on specialty areas of STEM (Science, Technology, and Engineering & Mathematics). This program joins the JCC Rockland Camps family providing a unique experience for campers that enjoy being creative with their minds while still getting to take part in the excitement and memories that come with a traditional camp experience (activities include; swim, archery, gaga, ropes course, soccer, volleyball and more).

Weekly Themes

Week 1 & 2

ENGINEERING AND BUILDING STRUCTURES

  • Keva Blocks
  • Lego Challenges
  • Pom Pom Launcher
  • Spaghetti Tower
  • Bridge Building
  • Domino Challenge

Week 3 & 4

COOKING AND CHEMISTRY

  • Rock Candy
  • Food Tasting & Senses
  • Hot Ice Cream
  • Yogurt from scratch
  • Density Labs
  • Acids and Bases Colorful Clue Lab

Week 5 & 6

ROBOTICS AND CODING

  • Spheros
  • Lego Mindstorm
  • Minecraft

Week 7

GOING GREEN/NATURE/LIFE SCIENCE

  • Wind Meters
  • Bugs
  • Sun Dials
  • Smart City
  • Bird Feeders
  • Bacteria and Agar

Week 8

FORENSICS

  • DNA Strawberries
  • Fingerprints
  • Crime Scene Kits
  • Mystery Crimes to Solve

Contact

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Eric Goldstein
Summer STEM Program Director
845-362-4400
ericg@jccrockland.org

JCC Rockland Camps

18 Months – Pre-K.

Grades K-5.

Grades 3-8.

Grades 6-8.

Grades 9-10.

Weekly Themes

Week 1 & 2

ENGINEERING AND BUILDING STRUCTURES

  • Keva Blocks
  • Lego Challenges
  • Pom Pom Launcher
  • Spaghetti Tower
  • Bridge Building
  • Domino Challenge

Week 3 & 4

COOKING AND CHEMISTRY

  • Rock Candy
  • Food Tasting & Senses
  • Hot Ice Cream
  • Yogurt from scratch
  • Density Labs
  • Acids and Bases Colorful Clue Lab

Week 5 & 6

ROBOTICS AND CODING

  • Spheros
  • Lego Mindstorm
  • Minecraft

Week 7

GOING GREEN/NATURE/LIFE SCIENCE

  • Wind Meters
  • Bugs
  • Sun Dials
  • Smart City
  • Bird Feeders
  • Bacteria and Agar

Week 8

FORENSICS

  • DNA Strawberries
  • Fingerprints
  • Crime Scene Kits
  • Mystery Crimes to Solve

JCC Rockland Camps

18 Months – Pre-K.

Grades K-5.

Grades 3-8.

Grades 6-8.

Grades 9-10.

Contact

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Eric Goldstein
Summer STEM Program Director
845-362-4400
ericg@jccrockland.org