STEM camps in the DC Metro area and other camps that make you think: history and more
Camps that make you THINK!
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Summer Camp at Guidepost MontessoriAldie, Broadlands, Chantilly, Sterling and West Alex
Are you wondering how to give your child a memorable and fun summer experience in 2023? Look no further! Guidepost Montessori is offering fun and educational summer camp experiences for Elementary age students 6-12, both in-person and online. Filled with outdoor activities and fun challenges, featuring an exciting mix of new themes and classic favorites, Guidepost Montessori is bringing you the quintessential camp experience, combined with our mission to empower and nurture independence in children. In-person camps start the week of June 19 at Guidepost Montessori West Alex, Guidepost Montessori Aldie, Guidepost Montessori Broadlands, Guidepost Montessori at Sterling and Guidepost Montessori Chantilly. Cost is $365-$475/week, Monday to Friday 8:30am - 3:00pm (optional extended day from 7:00am - 6:00pm available).
Summer camps are open to current Guidepost students and non-students alike! Registration is now open: sign up here to secure your spot. If you have questions, email email@example.com or call 703-542-5522. We’re ready to have some fun in summer 2023!
iD Tech Camps
The World's #1 STEM Summer Camp
With personalized learning, a taste of collegiate life, and days that are always extraordinary, your child will embrace collaborative problem-solving as they dive into coding, AI, robotics, virtual reality, Roblox world-building, Minecraft modding, YouTube video production, and more! iD Tech hosts weeklong summer programs held at prestigious campuses nationwide. Featuring 23 years of expertise, elite instructors who share your kids’ interests provide exclusive curriculum & resume-boosting skills and personalized learning in every session. Your kids will make meaningful connections with like-minded friends. Once you sign up, you have the freedom to make unlimited changes if your schedule shifts. Click here for more information about your local iD Tech opportunities for summer 2023!
Virtual camps are also available!
CodeWizardsHQ Live Online Coding Classes for Kids and Teens
IMACS - Institute for Mathematics & Computer Science
Make summer count! At IMACS, we've been combining serious academic benefits with fun and excitement for three decades with our carefully crafted classes and expertly trained instructors. This summer's STEM camp, which is completely online, immerses students in fun-filled academic pursuits: Logic Puzzles, Coding, and university-level classes in Computer Science and Logic for Mathematics. These online classes are fun, interactive, and instructor-led. Weekly sessions run Monday through Friday. In just one week, children substantially explore and expand their intellectual world and develop a confidence rooted in genuine advancement of their reasoning skills. Sign up today to begin giving your child the IMACS Advantage!
French Academy DC
The French Academy DC offers classes for children between 2 and 12 years old, at any level of French. Our immersive and fun-filled methodology provides a unique opportunity for children to learn and improve their French language skills all year round with Saturday or Sunday classes, or during the Summer with our weekly camps.
- Classes are Sat in Chevy Chase or online, or Sun in Alexandria. Start at $120 for 5h. Check out schedules here: https://rb.gy/dc466
- Camps Chevy Chase DC are Mon-Fri 9am to 3:30pm, July 3rd to August 18th, $455/ week
- Camps Alexandria are Mon to Fri 9 am to 12 pm, July 31st to August 11. $325/ week;
- Camps Online are Mon to Fri 9:30 am to 12 pm, July 10th to 28. $275 /week.
For more info about camps, visit: https://rb.gy/oc86f
Our team of native and experienced teachers is excited to welcome you!
Astar Explorer STEM Center
Astar Explorer STEM Center is located at Fair Oaks Mall and licensed by the Virginia Department of Education & Social Services. The Center uses modern technology in partnership with MIT to offer innovative, interactive & hands-on programs including:
STEM Daycare with 6,000 SF facility for children ages 2-6 years with Learning Today & Leading Tomorrow MIT curriculum.
STEM Field Trips for students from homeschooling and public/private schools that enhance classroom learning.
STEM Camps, After-School & Weekend Classes to improve reading and math.
STEM-based experiments or Disney-themed birthday parties to make your child’s special day unforgettable.
STEM Drop-In program offering parent’s a 1 – 4 hour break for shopping, meals or a movie in the mall.
Astar Explorer’s Lego design, coding, science & robotics allow children to dive into the exciting world of STEM.