Looking for a creative or active summer camp? One that keeps the kids brains or bodies engaged? Well our VM Picks: Top Vancouver Summer Camps for kids list features some of our favourite camps for kids. We connected with Science World about their 2017 Summer camps.
Give us a brief description of your Summer Camps.
Science World’s Summer Science Camps are led by top-notch, professional staff and incorporate our interactive galleries, hands-on experiments and dynamic demonstrations. Science Campers will explore topics that go beyond school curriculum with programming designed to stimulate interest, encourage curiosity and build a child’s confidence in science. We offer camps for kindergarten to middle school students that are carefully designed to target the age-specific needs and abilities of its participants.
What makes your summer camps unique?
Science World’s Summer Science Camp not only has unique hands-on experiments, it also build skills such as creative thinking, teamwork, and problem solving.
What are some of the highlights of your camp this summer?
During our Summer Science Camps, campers get to design and build a contraption. They also get to experience science in a fun and creative way.
What will kids learn at your camp?
This summer we are building up our maker skills with tinkering and inventing-themed camps, inspired by our featured summer exhibition, Made In Canada, presented by YVR. Creative thinking, teamwork, and problem solving will be some of the skills developed.
Harriet Fancott is the Editor and Social Media Manager for Vancouver Mom. She has over 20 years experience in the arts, tech and mom-based blogging arenas. She lives in East Vancouver with her husband and son where they enjoy exploring all that Vancouver has to offer from festivals and events to playgrounds and beaches to sushi and ice cream (although not together).