Summer Camps – 2023 Future Scientist

Summer Camp 2023

At 4200 McKee Road, Charlotte, NC 28270

Future Scientist

The Future Scientist track delivers all the ingredients for hands on experimental learning for your child.

A program designed by STEM professionals, it's a innovative combination of experimentation based learning, collaborative discussions and asking a whole bunch of WHY's, HOW's, WHAT-IF's. If you have a curious child, our Science camp will lead them into a fantastic learning journey.

Read ahead for the list of experiments for each week.


Operation Astronauts and Engineers

June 26 - 30 | Afternoon

We are looking for students interested in space, engineering, and most importantly, SCIENCE. During our Physical Science & Chemistry focused camp, we will do a wide variety of projects including the following list:
  • Build Bottle Rockets to launch them high into the sky!
  • Protect your Egg by creating a contraption to keep the egg from cracking when dropped high.
  • Construct a the highest Straw Tower without letting it tumble and fall.
  • Mix the right ingredients to make Moon Dough. **Materials will all be from Earth.


Calling All Wizards: Science & Magic

July 10 - 24 | Afternoon

Do you have what it takes to be a Science Wizard? A full week of magic, science, and surprises! Here's a list of experiments to look forward to:
  • Learn about Crystallization by growing candy crystals. Watch all week to see how much your crystals can grow!
  • Explore edible science experiments to create a variety of Popping Boba! Learn concepts about edible compounds and then taste them at the end!!
  • Study pH and the pH scale with our Cabbage pH Indicator experiment.  You'll get to see magic right in front of your eyes.
  • See the science behind Slime, Elephant's Toothpaste and more.
  • Watch magic occur with the Stained Glass Glue project! We won't use glass, but you won't be able to tell.
  • Experiment and learn how soap works, with Magic Milk.
  • Create a magical solution to Clean Copper Coins. No scrubbing require, just magic & science.


Secret Agent Science & Escape Rooms

August 7 - 11 | Afternoon

TOP SECRET NEWS: We are searching for Secret Agents to train and help master the Escape Room. With projects to learn about the science behind spy magic, the week will be full of Secret Agent knowledge. Keep reading to know what daily missions you will encounter:
  • Mix the right ingredients to make Invisible Ink. Use this to write any secret messages.
  • Discover dermatoglyphics and lift your own Fingerprints.
  • Capture Color Chromatography and the separation of colors!
  • Create your own Sliding Decoder to decode hidden messages.
  • Make Glow in the Dark Paint with natural ingredients. Safe to use and perfect for a secret agent.
  • Follow the clues in our Escape Rooms and Breakout Boxes. Will you breakout or escape in time?
**Additional assistance will be provided for our younger students.


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