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8-12 July Explorers of Science Camp

8-12 July: hands-on experiments and activities, super fun and ignite a love for science

  • 99 hours
  • From 595 US dollars
  • Lincoln Avenue

About the Class

Dates: July 8-12, 2024 Dive into a world of wonder and discovery with our "Explorers of Science Adventure Camp," for students from K-5th Grade. Each day, campers embark on a thematic journey filled with hands-on experiments and activities that ignite a love for science and exploration. Daily Itinerary: Morning: Each day kicks off with an engaging scientific theme, exploring concepts in water science, biology, meteorology, physics, and electrical engineering through exciting experiments. Midday: We'll head to Littlejohn Park for a picnic lunch. Post-lunch, the adventure continues with field games such as freeze tag, relay races, and other outdoor activities. Afternoon: We return to The VKC to continue our science journey. The afternoons are dedicated to further hands-on experiments and activities, reinforcing the morning's learning and delving deeper into the world of science. Educational Journey: • Day 1: Water Science Wonders: Dive into the mysteries of water with experiments like DIY Water Filtration, understanding crucial environmental concepts. • Day 2: Plants & Insects Exploration: Uncover the secrets of nature in Leaf Chromatography, gaining insights into plant biology and the importance of insects. • Day 3: Weather Science Investigations: Delve into the dynamics of the atmosphere with Solar Cooking, learning about renewable energy and weather patterns. • Day 4: Rockets & Explosions: Blast off into the world of physics with Bottle Rockets, exploring propulsion and Newton's Laws. • Day 5: Energy and Electricity: Illuminate young minds with Play Dough Circuits, introducing the basics of electricity and circuitry. Details & Logistics: • Age Group: 5-10 years. • Drop Off: 8:45–9:00am | Pick Up: 4:00pm | Extended Hours: 8:30am–5:30pm. • Lunch: Bring a labeled water bottle, two hearty snacks, and a nut-free lunch. • Attire: Comfortable, movement-friendly clothing. Note: We’re a "no-shoes" facility, recommend trampoline socks. • Belongings: Leave toys and personal items at home or in the lobby cubbies. Tuition & Rates: Members - please use code "Member75" for a discount. • 5-Day Camp: $595 • 5-Day with Extended Care (8:30-5:30): $745 • Note: No refunds on camp tuition within 45 days of the start of camp. Cancellation requests made 45 days+ from camp start incur a $50 cancellation fee, and 3% payment processing cost. •Please use code “Siblings10” for a 10% discount on the 2nd child.


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Cancellation Policy

Cancellations permitted 45 days before the camp starts with a $50 cancellation fee and 3% payment processing fee. No refunds on camp tuition within 45 days of the camp start.


Contact Details

  • The Village Kids’ Club, Lincoln Avenue, Alameda, CA, USA

    info@thevillagekidsclub.com


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