Robotics & STEM Combo Camp

 

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Camp Sessions

Week 1: June 20-24 | 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. - 1 Spot
Week 2: June 27-July 1 | 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. - FULL

Ages

  • 9–14 years old

Pricing

  • Cost | $385
  • Early bird registration | $365 (deadline - February 24)

Description

Back by popular demand, our Robotics and STEM camps are action-packed with fun. Budding scientists will work on activities from both camp areas listed below. No prior experience is necessary. For campers in grades 5-8, ages 9-14.

STEM Sampler

  • Drone Piloting
  • Rockets
  • Edible DNA models
  • Strawberry DNA extraction
  • Microscope Analysis
  • Catapult Demonstration
  • Electrical motor construction and more!

Robotics and Programming

  • Raspberry Pi Robotics
  • LEGO EV3 Mindstorms
  • Battle Bots
  • Control Systems and Electronic Circuits

What to Bring

  • A notebook
  • Lunch can be brought from home in a cooler, or a lunch plan is available for purchase two weeks before the start of camp
  • Full water bottle with camper's name on it
  • All other equipment will be provided


Joseph Cabigas
Camp Director:
Joseph Cabigas '82

Joseph Cabigas '82 has been a science teacher at Our Lady of Good Counsel High School since 1996. He has over 25 years of experience as a camp director, and he and co-director, John Carbonell, founded the GC Robotics Summer Camp Program in June, 2013. He lives in Silver Spring with his wife and child.

 

 

John Carbonell
Camp Director:
John Carbonell '88

John Carbonell '88 is an electrical and software engineer, who has been leading after-school youth activities for the last 12 years. He has taught youth robotics classes and camps for various organizations, including leading the Good Counsel Robotics Summer Camp Program since 2013. His youth robotics competition teams have competed in the Maryland State Robotics Championships for the last 10 years. He lives in Damascus with his wife and two children.

Questions? Contact Lauren Costello, Director of Auxiliary Programs: lcostello@olgchs.org or (240) 283-3218.