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Vacation &  SUMMER PROGRAMs

Give your son or daughter the opportunity to develop their passion for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM). Our program surrounds them with the latest tech, inspirational mentors, and a respectful community. It provides an opportunity for engaging, hands-on learning. All programs take place at Code & Circuit's classroom in Amesbury center. No experience is required!

SUMMER STEM Programs
Grades 3-8

We are excited to offer 5 weeks of Summer STEM Programs at Code & Circuit for 2017. This popular program focuses on unique problem solving challenges that will include designing, building, testing, and reiterating.

LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 robotics kits paired with ScratchX coding software designed by Code & Circuit and MIT will be used.

More Details

Please pack a lunch and water. Thursdays we celebrate with a Pizza Lunch!

  • Monday - Thursday
  • 9AM -  2PM
  • Summer sessions are divided by grade level* 
  • $345 per week

Grade specified below is grade being entered.

Week 1 — July 10-13
Grades 3-5

WEEK 2 — JULY 17-20
GRADES 6-8

WEEK 3 — JULY 24-27
GRADES 3-5

WEEK 4 — JULY 31-August 3
GRADES 6-8

WEEK 5 — August 7-10
Open to all grade levels

*Let us know if you have siblings in different age groups who would like to be together so we can determine how best to accommodate them. 

Showing off a completed LEGO EV3 robot.

Showing off a completed LEGO EV3 robot.

Our STEM programs are a really REALLY fun way for your kids to meet new people.

Our STEM programs are a really REALLY fun way for your kids to meet new people.

SATURDAY PROGRAMS
Grades 3-8

Come and join us for one or more fun Saturdays filled with digital design, code and robotics. We'll work with 3D printing, the Scratch programming language, LEGO EV3, and video-making on iPads.

These Saturdays are a great way to get a jump start on our STEM program in advance of the summer 4 day program! 
No experience is required!

More Details

  • Saturday
  • 10AM - 2PM
  • Cost $75

Please pack a lunch and water.

GRADES 3-8
SATURDAYS
 

 

GIRLS BECOME MOVIE-MAKERS!
GRADES 2-4

Drop-off Three Day Program

Girls entering grades 2-4 will learn how to build a zoetrope, a pre-cinema animation device, while learning about illustration and animation, using iPad apps and the GoldieBlox Movie Machine.

This course builds spatial skills, engineering principles (drawing, animation, zoetrope), reading skills and confidence in problem solving. Construct and bring home a movie maker machine and create original short animations that will be sent to families for viewing! 

  • August 15th -17th, 9AM - 12PM with snack break
  • Open to girls entering 2nd, 3rd, or 4th grade.
  • Limited to 9 girls.
  • Cost: $240

SUMMER STEAM TEAM
Grades 1-2

Drop-OFF Three Day Program

Students will have fun learning the basics of programming with Blue-Bots and acclaimed iPad apps like Kodable and ScratchJr. They will build confidence in sequencing, directionality, problem-solving, counting, and estimation. In the second hour we will focus on building critical thinking skills in the offline world, using classic childrens' games, puzzles and building materials.

  • August 22nd - 24th, 10AM - 12PM
  • Open to students entering 1st grade or 2nd grade. 
  • Limited to 8 participants.
  • Cost: $150