Summer Specialty & Virtual Camps

Registration Information
Miami Beach Residents – March 29, 2021 | 10 AM
Non-Residents – April 12, 2021 | 10 AM
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Camp Sessions
Week 1 June 14 – June 18
Week 2 June 21 – June 25
Week 3 June 28 – July 2
Week 4 July 5 – July 9*
Week 5 July 12 – July 16
Week 6 July 19 – July 23
Week 7 July 26 – July 30
Week 8 August 2 – August 6
Week 9 August 9 – August 13
Week 10 August 16 – August 20

*Closed on July 5 and August 20.


SUMMER SPECIALTY CAMPS


Archery & Laser Tag Camp

Flamingo Park Memorial Field – 12th Street & Alton Road
Week #: 9 (August 9 – August 13)
Grades: 3 – 6
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Weekly Fee: 207 res. ($500 non-res.)
Learn archery in the mornings and experience the newest top of the line Laser Tag equipment in the afternoon. Space is limited. Call 305.673.7767 for more information.
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Dance Camp

Scott Rakow Youth Center – 2700 Sheridan Avenue
Week #: 6 (July 19 – July 23)
Grades: K – 5
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Weekly Fee: 200 res. ($432 non-res.)
Dance and recreational activities to include ballet, tap, jazz and contemporary. Space is limited. Call 305.673.7767 for more information.
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Fine Arts Camp

Scott Rakow Youth Center – 2700 Sheridan Avenue
Week #: 5 (July 12 – July 16) or Week #7 (July 26 – July 30)
Grades: 3 – 8
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Weekly Fee: 204 res. ($494 non-res.)
Create sculptures, still life, painting and drawing. Space is limited. Call 305.673.7767 for more information.
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Fishing & Aquatic Exploration Camp – NEW!

Flamingo Park Memorial Field – 12th Street & Alton Road
Week #: 5 (July 12 – July 16)
Grades: 4 – 6
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Weekly Fee: 204 res. ($494 non-res.)
Learn casting, bait and tackle and a variety of fishing techniques. Space is limited. Call 305.673.7767 for more information.
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Gymnastics Camp

Scott Rakow Youth Center – 2700 Sheridan Avenue
Week #: 2 (June 21 – June 25), Week #3 (June 28 – July 2), Week #4 (July 5* – July 9), Week #5 (July 12 – July 16), Week #7 (July 26 – July 30), Week #8 (August 2 – August 6), Week #9 (August 9 – August 13), Week #10 (August 16 – August 20)
Grades: K – 8
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Weekly Fee: 221.12 res. ($398.04 non-res.)
Learn progressive gymnastics skills with Gym Kidz through a variety of group activities. Space is limited. Text 754.600.3170 for more information.
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Ice Skating Camp

Barbara Medina Ice Rink at the SRYC – 2700 Sheridan Avenue
Week #: 5 (July 12 – July 16) or Week #9 (August 9 – August 13)
Grades: 2 – 8
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Weekly Fee: 230 res. ($556 non-res.)
Develop ice skating skills in a fun setting. Space is limited. Call 305.673.7767 for more information.
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Junior Fire Academy Camp

Fire Station #2 – 2300 Pinetree Drive
Week #: 3 (June 28 – July 2) Grades: 4 – 8
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Weekly Fee: 159 res. ($334 non-res.)
Campers are introduced to the exciting world of fire departments and first responders. Children learn basic firefighter skills including but not limited to basic first aid and fire prevention. Call 305.673.7205 for more information.
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Junior Police Academy Camp

MB Police HQ – 1100 Washington Avenue
Week #: 2 (June 21 – June 25) Grades: 2 – 5
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Weekly Fee: 159 res. ($334 non-res.)
Campers are introduced to the fascinating world of law enforcement. Activities include mock crime scene investigations, fingerprinting, search and rescue drills and a ride on the Police Marine Patrol boat. Call 305.673.7205 for more information.
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Mad Scientists

Flamingo Park Memorial Field – 12th Street & Alton Road
Week #: 4 (July 6 – July 9) – no class July 5
Grades: 3 – 5
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Weekly Fee: $128 res. ($268 non-res.)
Learn about matter, energy, inertia, space, genetics and more. Supply kit included with class available Friday before class begins. Space is limited. Call 305.673.7767 for more information.
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Sports Camp

Flamingo Park Memorial Field – 12th Street & Alton Road
Week #: 6 (July 19 – July 23) Grades: 5 – 8
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Weekly Fee: 159 res. ($334 non-res.)
A fun introduction to multiple sports while learning skills and drills. Space is limited. Call 305.673.7767 for more information.
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Water Sports Camp

Flamingo Park Memorial Field – 12th Street & Alton Road
Week #: 8 (August 2 – August 6)
Grades: 4 – 8
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Weekly Fee: 262 res. ($619 non-res.)
Learn kayaking and develop paddling skills. Children must pass a swim test. Space is limited. Call 305.673.7767 for more information.
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VIRTUAL SUMMER CAMPS

Our Virtual classes are the perfect, home-based option for anyone seeking the collaborative spirit of our on-campus programs at home. Space is limited.

Virtual Platform Required: Zoom
Online Course Requirements:

  • Mac or Windows PC
  • WebCam
  • Stable Internet Connection with access to a Web Browser
  • Access to Zoom Video Conferencing

 

Music Classes – NEW!

Virtual – Zoom Platform
Week #: 5 (July 12 – July 16)
Grades: K – 6
Time: 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Weekly Fee: $225 res. ($450 non-res.)
Learn the basics on how to play the guitar. For music lovers and those who want to explore music. Guitar required to participate in class. Space is limited. Call 305.673.7767 for more information.
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Coding Camps

In partnership with Create & Learn, a variety of Coding Camps are available for all ages and abilities. Discount available for multiple weeks. See below for class descriptions, pre-requisites and more information. All classes are Monday – Thursday, 55 minutes each session.

Individual Session Levels (4 classes – 1 session)
Level 1: June 28 – July 1 ($106 res. / $247 non-res.)
Level 2: July 5 – July 8 ($106 res. / $247 non-res.)

Session Level Bundles
Level 1 & 2: (8 classes – 2 sessions) June 28 – July 8 ($169 res./ $395 non-res.)


Scratch Ninja

Grades: 2 – 5
Time: 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
This class uses Scratch, a coding platform developed by MIT, as a tool to teach core computer science and coding concepts such as loop, conditional, motion, and sensing. Students will also work on a project in each session ranging from animation, games, to graphic design and storytelling, etc. The class employs a variety of interesting topics to teach logical thinking and inspire creativity, so your kids are not only learning but also creating starting from day. Kids will be challenged to be creative and solve tough problems while learning the deeper computer science concepts.
Prerequisites: No prerequisites
Requirements: Students must have a laptop or desktop device with Zoom, a Chrome browser, and high internet connectivity.
Before class: Please create a free Scratch account and log in before class.
Promo video: https://youtu.be/98awWpkx9UM
Before class:Please create a free Scratch account and log in before class Scratch.mit.edu
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My First Mobile Apps
Grades: 4 – 8
Time: 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
In this class, students learn the core building-blocks of web pages, including HTML and CSS, as well as how the Internet works. Students will build their very first fan website on some of their favorite things. By the end of the class, we will also have interacted with the latest tools that will help them build web pages faster. In the second class of the series, students start to learn Javascript and build websites with dynamic content and interactions with viewers. We will create web apps using Javascript and also use the newly acquired skills to improve the fan site from level 1. All classes are Monday – Thursday.
Prerequisites: Scratch coding experience and familiarity with block coding are highly recommended but not required.
Requirements: Students must have a laptop or desktop device with Zoom, a Chrome browser, and high internet connectivity.
Before class: Please create a free account and log in before class Thunkable
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Junior Robotics
Grades: 2 – 4
Time: 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
This first unit will introduce students to the basics of VEX Code and programming in 3-D. Students will learn how to navigate robots through virtual worlds and complete exciting maze challenges! In the second unit, students will practice navigating robots through even more complicated virtual worlds full of obstacles by making use of sensors. Moreover, students will learn how to make robots transport objects and see how these topics are important in real-world scenarios!
Prerequisites: Scratch coding experience and familiarity with basic coding blocks are recommended but not required.
Requirements: Students must have a laptop or desktop device with Zoom, a Chrome browser, and high internet connectivity.
Before class: Please create an account on TinkerCad before the first class https://www.tinkercad.com
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Artificial Intelligence (AI) Explorers
Grades: 4 – 6
Time: 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Want your kids to see what Artificial Intelligence (AI) is about? This class will introduce them to key concepts in AI, and moreover, get first-hand experiences with cutting edge AI applications in image recognition, chatbot, and machine learning, etc., all in an age-appropriate way. We also build a small image recognition program in the class. With our small class size, world-class curriculum, and team projects, kids will also get ample opportunities to exercise their creativity, critical thinking, and communication skills.
Prerequisites: Scratch coding experience and familiarity with basic coding blocks are recommended but not required.
Requirements: Students must have a laptop or desktop device with Zoom, a Chrome browser, and high internet connectivity.
Website: https://www.create-learn.us/topic/jrobots#jrobots_1
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Python for AI
Grades: 6 – 10
Time: 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Do you want your child to be ahead of the coding game? Start with Create & Learn’s Python for AI class. Python coding for kids makes mastering this essential computer programming language fun. Python is a high-level coding language used by companies like Netflix and Google, as well as for web development, game development, building apps, machine learning, and more. Studies have shown programming with Python to be one of the simplest and most popular coding languages when learning to code. Create & Learn’s Python for AI covers not only the basics of Python for kids, but also puts a stronger focus on elements of Python that are most relevant to Artificial Intelligence, including data structures and libraries. If your child is interested in exploring more advanced code writing and computer science programming languages, this is the perfect Python tutorial to get started. Join us to experience the best of Python coding classes for kids.
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Accelerated Scratch
Grades: 6 – 10
Time: 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
This class uses Scratch, a coding platform developed by MIT, as a tool to teach core computer science and coding concepts such as loop, conditional, motion, and sensing. Students will also work on a project in each session ranging from animation, games, to graphic design and storytelling, etc. The class employs a variety of interesting topics to teach logical thinking and inspire creativity, so your kids are not only learning but also creating starting from day one. Kids will be challenged to be creative and solve tough problems while learning the deeper computer science concepts. **The curriculum is similar to our Scratch classe but customized for older students.
Prerequisites: No prerequisites
Requirements: DStudents must have a laptop or desktop device with Zoom, a Chrome browser, and high internet connectivity.
Promo video: https://youtu.be/98awWpkx9UM
Before class: Please create a free Scratch account and log in before class Scratch.mit.edu
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