Credit: Edge on Science


Detailed Information

Edge on Science offers various week-long STEM day programs for kids entering grades 5 – 9. These programs fuel children’s interests in applied science and engineering. The classes include specific topics such as Drone & Clone and Catapult Engineering. No previous coding experience is required; however, kids who do have coding experience will find challenges that meet their skill level.

Sample Program Curriculum

  • Drone & Clone. Students will learn about sensors and electronic modules on drones and controllers. Using C++ coding, campers will tackle flight challenges, hands-on testing, and trials. They gain critical thinking and teamwork while enjoying fun activities each day.
  • Catapult Engineering. Children will learn to read and follow engineering plans to build an outdoor trebuchet within a year. Students learn engineering and construction principles and work with various hand tools.

Additional Locations

Edge on Science also offers programs at Regis College in Weston, Endicott College in Beverly, and the Plymouth Public Library.

Extended Hours

Optional extended care is available on a weekly basis for an additional fee.

Lunch

Optional lunch is available on a weekly basis for an additional fee.


Ages
Middle School
Features
Day Camps
Extended Hours
Lunch Service
Activities
Educational Activities
Coding
Design
Specialty Programs
STEM / STEAM
Other Activities
Specialty
Academic
Coding
STEM / STEAM
Rates (Average / Day)
$100 - $150
Rates reflect the average cost per full day for comparison purposes only.




Camp Hours
Monday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Contact Information
1844 Commonwealth Avenue, Newton, Massachusetts 02466




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