Minecamp: Space Explorers is an educational camp experience happening December 26th - 30th 2017 and January 2nd - 5th 2018 for 1st - 8th grade children that focuses on teaching STEAM topics. Students will learn about the history and mysteries of space while exploring the principles of observation, engineering, communication, exploration and imagination. During the camp, students will engage in teamwork by forming teams to create a Minecraft space base that has to mine for precious ores, recreate physics experiments, launch water rockets, 3D print spaceships and explore the solar system with virtual reality.
Session 1: December 26th - December 29th, 2017
Session 2: January 2nd - January 5th, 2018
- Time: 9AM- 5PM
- Ages: 1st - 8th Grade
- Lunch: Optional | $40/session
- Laptop Rental Optional | $20/session
- Laptop Mandatory: must run Minecraft Java Edition (Windows, macOS/OS X, Linux)
- PC Minecraft Account: You must come with a desktop Minecraft account (for Minecraft Java Edition).
- Capacity: 25 students per session
Ready to join the Space Explorers?
Choose the length of the camp and food option by adding your selection to the cart. When finished, checkout.
Single Day - $75
1 Week Session - $270
2 Week Session $485
The Single Day camper will fit right into the fun.
The 1 Week camper will present spacey ideas!
The 2 Week camper will challenged with tougher puzzles.
Do students need prior experience?
No prior experience is needed for the camp but learning will be tailored to each student’s progress level to ensure skills acquisition and increase confidence with STEAM topics.
Do students need to be good at math or have an interest in science?
No! The camp will cover these topics in a way that is engaging and fun. Students will be learning by building fun things. Activities include 3D printing, Virtual Reality, Water Rockets, Minecraft, and Physics experiments.
How are students supervised?
The camp will have 1 full-time instructors and 2 assistants with a maximum of 25 students. Instructors are trained in safety procedures including CPR, injury or allergic reaction protocols, and always have a copy of the camper’s emergency contacts with them. Additionally, all students are expected to abide by the Camper Code of Conduct.
Do I need to worry about my kid becoming a mad scientist?
After this camp…probably.
How do I pay?
You can purchase through this website or give us a call at (866) 532-7601 or (866) learn01.
What if I change my mind, are there refunds?
If you change your mind, and choose to not be in this year's camp, you have 3 days before the first day of your selected session to let us know. We will refund the full amount back to you within 7 business days. If you decide during the camp session that the camp is not right for your child, you will be charged for the days used at the daily price and refunded the rest.