Do you love LEGO®? Sign up for some of our  LEGO camps! In partnership with Play-Well TEKnologies, you’ll learn fun and engaging engineering through the use of LEGO. Campers will use motors, batteries, rubber bands, and much more to make their LEGO move, launch, drive, and much more!

 

DAYS:  Monday-Friday (see individual camps listed below for specific dates)
TIME:  9:00am-4:00pm
COST:  JCC Members $400,  Non-Members $475 (per 1-week session)

 

ENROLLMENT Registration starts in February.

 

EXTENDED CARE outside regular camp hours is available for an additional fee.

 

Ninjaneering with LEGO® Materials

Entering Kindergarten-2nd Grade
Week 2: 6/17-6/21

Enter the world of Ninjago and become an apprentice Ninjaneer! Learn the way of Spinjitzu, build the Fire Temple, race Skull Trucks, and encounter the mighty Dragon! Imagine and build unique and fun projects with the guidance of an experienced Play-Well instructor while exploring the fantasy world of Ninjago. This is an ideal way to prepare young Ninjaneers for the challenge of Ninjaneering Masters with LEGO® Materials.

Campers will get to participate each day in Camp Shalom’s morning song circle, and go swimming every afternoon.

 

Aerospace Engineering with LEGO® Materials

Entering 3rd-6th Grade
Week 3: 6/24-6/28

Learn the secrets of flight and aerospace FUNdamentals! Study the work of the masters, then build a LEGO® model of the largest rocket in history, and design your own Mars Rover. Explore the history of flight, from Icarus to Leonardo da Vinci to the Wright Brothers to NASA. Discover how birds, stealth fighters, blimps, and rockets all use the same FUNdamental concepts to fly!

Campers will get to participate each day in Camp Shalom’s morning song circle, and go swimming every afternoon.

 

Minecraft Engineering with LEGO® Materials

Entering Kindergarten-2nd Grade
Week 5: 7/8-7/12

Bring Minecraft to life using tens of thousands of LEGO® parts! Build engineer-designed projects such as a motorized Creeper, a portal to the Nether, and a moving Minecart. Create your favorite Minecraft objects with the guidance of an experienced Play-Well instructor. Whether you are new to Minecraft and the LEGO® building system or a seasoned veteran, you’ll be hooked on the endless creative possibilities.

Campers will get to participate each day in Camp Shalom’s morning song circle, and go swimming every afternoon.

 

Harry Potter Master Engineering with LEGO®

Entering 3rd-6th Grade
Week 7: 7/22-7/26

Master the magic of Harry Potter using LEGO®! Build Diagon Alley in preparation for your trip to Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Hop on your broomstick and play Quidditch, duel the evil Lord Voldemort, and hone your magical skills while learning about advanced Muggle (STEM) concepts.

Campers will get to participate each day in Camp Shalom’s morning song circle, and go swimming every afternoon.

 

Bash’em Bots Using LEGO® Materials

Entering 4th-8th Grade
Week 8: 7/29-8/2

Have you ever wanted to learn how to make a massive motorized LEGO® machine? Our Play-Well Engineering instructors guide students in this advanced Play-Well engineering camp, as they re-engineer standard LEGO® vehicles into mechanized machines that can traverse challenging obstacles, battle against fellow bots, and take on Play-Well Instructors’ colossal creations.

 

Countdown to Summer Camp 2019