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WMSI STEM Summer Camps!

We offer engaging and exciting day camps which include engineering, robotics, coding, Minecraft, outdoor design, and much more! 

Bethlehem and Gorham locations!

the 2018 Camp Schedule has been released! 

Check out our offerings below

Have a question? feel free to contact us here


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June 18th - June 20th (3 day camp)   •   9am - 12pm

For students ages 5-7 • Bethlehem

About: This year WMSI is offering an amazing opportunity for our aspiring young makers! This camp will consist of half day sessions aimed for those entering K-2 who want to discover more about the world around them. We will explore a massive variety of projects, from LEGO robotics to game design, engineering, outdoor game design, and hands-on crafting! 

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June 21st - June 22nd (2 day camp)   •   9am - 2pm

 For students ages 8 - 13 • Bethlehem

About: Coding Camp offers a chance for the Maker within us all to get inspired! We'll take campers through the basics of computer programming by teaching students how to code stories, riddlers, dance parties, musical instruments, digital museums, and even basic games! This camp is a great option for those just starting out with programming or for those who are thirsty for more project ideas for their coding creations! Programming will be done in Scratch with a bit of Python mixed in. 


June 25th - 29th (5 day camp)   •   9am - 2pm

For students ages 8 - 13 • Bethlehem

About: From beginners to intermediates, this Summer Camp will introduce campers to basic robot engineering and the programming needed to make them act!  Building on our previous years, we have updated this camp to include LEGO EV3 systems, awesome LEGO Robotics challenges, and great fun! From designing aerial slack-line crawlers to creating complex robotic art drawers, each camper will have a diverse and fun set of design experiences! Updated Robotic curriculum with 75% new material for 2018!

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July 5th-6th (2 day camp)   •   9am - 12pm

 For students ages 5-7 • Bethlehem

About: This year WMSI is offering an amazing opportunity for our aspiring young makers! This camp will consist of half day sessions aimed for those entering K-2 who want to discover more about the world around them. We will explore a massive variety of projects, from LEGO robotics to game design, engineering, and hands-on crafting! 

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July 9th-13th (5 day camp)   •   9am - 2pm  

Ages 8 - 13 • Bethlehem

About: With the opportunity to explore from board games all the way to video games, this Summer Camp is for the designer in all of us! Participants will be making their own custom games each day. We will use several different programs and mediums to do this, such as cell phone apps, computer games, and interactive electronic cardboard game boards! All new 2018 challenges! 

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July 16th - 20th (5 day camp)   •   9am - 2pm

For students ages 8 - 13 • Bethlehem

About: This camp is all about invention and invention is all about changing the world with ideas.  Girls who join us for this camp will (not necessarily in this order) pick invention topics or share their own; explore, tinker, play with new tools and materials; design, create, and test out prototypes; refine their ideas and inventions; and share what they have made.  Want to have fun changing the world with your ideas?  Join us for Inventors Camp! All new 2018 activities!

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July 23rd - 27th (5 day camp)   •   9am - 2pm

For students ages 8 - 13 • Bethlehem

About: Do you like to create, tinker, design and explore? Maker camp puts your creativity and problem solving skills to work. Maker Camp offers a sampler of Maker disciplines, allowing participants to explore robotics, coding, game design, aeronautics, and much more! Jump in head first and learn by doing! Participants will be using powerful maker tools such as the Makey Makey inventors kit,  LASER Cut prototyping, and Stop Action Animation, lasercut parts, and LEGO Mindstorms Robotics kits!

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July 17th - 19th (3 day camp)   •   9am - 2pm

     Ages 8 - 13 • Gorham

About: With the opportunity to explore new worlds and face unique challenges in a team, this three day Minecraft Summer camp is designed to excite and inspire participants about creative problem solving! Challenges will include interactive group character movement through obstacles, survival group builds, craft-a-thons, resource challenges, and much more! Participants will also get to code basic games and structures in Minecraft using Python, a clever text-based programming language! At the end of our two days, participants will walk away with a fun-filled experience including exposure to text-based programming, group resource sharing, circuitry fun, and much more!

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Camp Staff: WMSI staff share a passion and happy enthusiasm for designing and implementing student centered, project based STEM lessons. WMSI staff have strong backgrounds in education, science, and engineering with undergraduate, graduate, and significant work experience in the following areas:

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  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Experiential education
  • Biology
  • Physics
  • Meteorology
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Programming
  • Systems design

Camp College/Highschool Instructors: WMSI trains highschool and college students to assist with instruction for all of our camps. These instructors gain valuable experience in leadership and group facillitation while also providing mentorship to your children. 

What a Camp Looks Like: In a WMSI camp we provide your children with access to resources, hands-on instruction with project based lessons, and a place to brainstorm and create engaging projects. Camps are also designed to get children excited about projects at home, with lots of helpful links and helpful pictures sent to parents at the end of each day!