Summer Camps and Day Camps 2017

Space Camps (Science)

Thanks for the great summer!

Faculty of Science Summer Camps are now closed for 2017. Check back in late December for our 2018 summer programming. Also, sign up for our 2018 mailing list below.

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2017 Camps

Space Juniors (Going into Grades 3-4) - A great way to launch into the out of this-world field of space science. Learn all about the solar system, space rocks, space exploration, robotics, and more.

Space Explorers (Going into Grades 5-6) - Explore space science concepts through activities in hands-on rocketry, meteorites and crater impacts, spectral analysis, the power of the sun, astronaut safety, space landers, and robotics. 

Space Challengers (Going into Grades 7-8) - Get up close with meteorites from our collection, build and design your own model rockets, test virtual rockets with Kerbal Space Program, practice working at mission control, and much more. Learn about space science through opportunities in hands-on exploration, discovery, and critical thinking. 

Location

CCIS - University of Alberta
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
 

Need to Know

  • All camps are led by University of Alberta science and education students who are eager to share their passion for science with Alberta’s next generation of scientists.
  • All camps are designed for campers entering the following grades in their next school year.
  • With our diverse range of camps, there is something for everyone. No experience required!
     

Sessions

Program  Grades Dates Times Cost (+GST)  Status
Space Juniors 3-4 July 10-14, 2017 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. $275  Full
Space Juniors 3-4 July 31-Aug 4, 2017 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
$275  Register Feb. 1
Space Juniors 3-4 August 14-18, 2017 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
$275  Register Feb. 1
Space Explorers 5-6 July 17-21, 2017 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
$275 Full
Space Explorers 5-6 July 24-28, 2017
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
$275  Full              
Space Challengers 7-8 July 4-7*, 2017 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
$220 Register Feb. 1
Space Challengers  7-8  August 8-11*, 2017 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  $220  Register Feb. 1 

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*Special pricing applies (short week due to a holiday)