Monday-Friday
9:00am-4:00pm
Cost per 1 week session:
JCC Members $390,  Non-Members $465

Love LEGO®? Then this is the camp for you. In partnership with Play-Well TEKnologies, campers will 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!

ENROLLMENT Registration is now open! Click here to register online.

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

 

Junkyard Challenge with LEGO® Materials

Entering 3rd-6th Grade
Week 1: 6/11-6/15

Are you ready for the Junkyard Challenge? Iterate, build within constraints, and compete in this advanced course for our strongest builders. Design innovative answers for challenges such as Follow the Hose, Thread the Needle, and the Tunnel Challenge, using Play-Well’s “junkyard,” a massive collection of thousands of LEGO® parts.

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

 

LEGO® Superhero

Entering K-2nd Grade
Week 8: 7/30-8/3

Save the word with LEGO® super heroes! Build the hideouts and vehicles of your favorite caped crusaders and learn what makes them not only super heroes, but Super Hero Engineers! An experienced Play-Well instructor guides young heroes as they design, build, and save a city where ingenuity and imagination can solve any conflict.

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

 

Stop-Motion Moviemaking with LEGO®

Entering 3rd-6th Grade
Week 7: 7/23-7/27

Learn how to bring your LEGO® creations to life! Create skits and plots, learn how to make storyboards for planning scenes, build intricate LEGO® sets and characters from tens of thousands of LEGO® pieces, and learn how to animate and edit footage on computers (also adding voices and sound effects)! At the end of class, students receive animations through internet sharing.

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

 

Jedi Engineering with LEGO®

Entering K-2nd Grade
Week 5: 7/9-7/13

The Force Awakens in this introductory engineering course for young Jedi! Explore engineering principles by designing and building projects using LEGO® materials such as X-Wings, R2 Units, Energy Catapults, Defense Turrets, and Settlements from a galaxy far, far away. Create motorized and architectural projects with imagination and engineering to defeat the Empire!

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

 

Jr LEGO® League*

Entering K-3rd Grade
Week 9: 8/6-8/10

Do you love building LEGO® sets? Do you enjoy creating stories with your LEGOs? Let’s take creativity and building skills to the next level. Learn how to begin to code with LEGO® Robotics and make your creations come to life! With Yavneh Day School instructor Vanina Sandel.

* Please note: Jr LEGO® League campers will participate in STEAM activities in the morning, and then filter into traditional day camp in the afternoon.

 

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