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BOCES Summer Enrichment (F. Donald Myers Education Center)

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15 Henning Road
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 United States
http://www.wswheboces.org/summercamp

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10 Jul
July 10 8:30 am - July 14 11:00 am BOCES Summer Enrichment (F. Donald Myers Education Center), 15 Henning Road, Saratoga Springs, United States + Google Map $125
Claws, Codes, & Constellations (Grades 1-3) Instructors: Mad Science of the Capital District July 10-14, 2017 Morning Session: 8:30-11 Claws: Play the nature scavenger hunt that combines science exploration and the animal kingdom. Codes: Discover how to send secret messages to your friends in codes! Learn how to talk with numbers and codes just like computers. Constellations: Young astronauts explore the mysteries of the solar system; join the Mad Science Space Exploration. Half Day Programs: $125.00 per week Morning Session:…
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10 Jul
July 10 8:30 am - July 14 11:00 am BOCES Summer Enrichment (F. Donald Myers Education Center), 15 Henning Road, Saratoga Springs, United States + Google Map $125
Culinary Camp – Around the World Cuisine  (grades 2-5) Instructors: Chefs Clancy & Hoffman July 10-14, 2017 Morning Session: 8:30-11 Come and explore cooking from around the world! We will make different dishes as we explore world cuisine. Come join us as we eat our way through China, Italy, France, Mexico and America. Half Day Programs: $125.00 per week Morning Session: 8:30-11 Afternoon Session: 12 –2:30 Full Day Programs: $250.00 per week 8:30am –2:30 pm Lunch: 11:00-12:00 (students must bring…
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10 Jul
July 10 8:30 am - July 14 11:00 am BOCES Summer Enrichment (F. Donald Myers Education Center), 15 Henning Road, Saratoga Springs, United States + Google Map $125
Simply Amazing Machines (grades 3-4) Instructor: Rosemary Renaud July 10-14, 2017 Morning Session: 8:30-11 The course will being with an overview of what the Simple Machines are, how they work and examples in everyday life. Videos will be shown of examples. Each day following will consist of a more in-depth look at a specific Simple Machine. Videos will be shown about inventive ways that Simple Machine has been used in history and around the world today. The students will then…
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10 Jul
July 10 8:30 am - July 14 11:00 am BOCES Summer Enrichment (F. Donald Myers Education Center), 15 Henning Road, Saratoga Springs, United States + Google Map $125
Paper Engineering (grades 4-8) Instructor: Jan Cioffi July 10-14, 2017 Morning Session: 8:30-11 Scientists, engineers, mathematicians, and artists all know the value of using models. We will learn engineering techniques, use drafting and measurement tools, explore plane and solid geometry, and manipulate paper into interesting models including flexagons, paper circuits, robot worms, and kinetic art. Students will have the opportunity to create a variety of 2D and 3D projects which model STEM and art concepts. Half Day Programs: $125.00 per…
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10 Jul
July 10 8:30 am - July 14 11:00 am BOCES Summer Enrichment (F. Donald Myers Education Center), 15 Henning Road, Saratoga Springs, United States + Google Map $125
Chinese Language & Culture (grades 5-8) Instructors: QuanziWu/Maria Chou July 10-14, 2017 Morning Session: 8:30-11 Project Chinese will expose you to the culture as well as learning the language. Highlights of our program may include, but are not limited to: dance, music, storytelling, family activities, games, and arts & crafts. In other words, this is a “fun” program. Chinese is considered one of the fastest growing world languages. You will be one step ahead at being multilingual. Half Day Programs:…
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10 Jul
July 10 12:00 pm - July 14 2:30 pm BOCES Summer Enrichment (F. Donald Myers Education Center), 15 Henning Road, Saratoga Springs, United States + Google Map $125
NASA (grades 1-3) Instructors: Mad Science of the Capital District July 10-14, 2017 Afternoon Session:12–2:30 The academy of future space explorers takes children on a voyage of discovery. With unique hands-on activities, amazing demonstrations and fun educational take homes, this is an experience that is truly out of this world! Join us for the excitement and wonder of space! Half Day Programs: $125.00 per week Morning Session: 8:30-11 Afternoon Session: 12–2:30 Full Day Programs: $250.00 per week 8:30am –2:30 pm Lunch:…
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10 Jul
July 10 12:00 pm - July 14 2:30 pm BOCES Summer Enrichment (F. Donald Myers Education Center), 15 Henning Road, Saratoga Springs, United States + Google Map $125
Geo Art (grades 1-3) Instructor: Jan Cioffi July 10-14, 2017 Afternoon Session:12–2:30 We will travel around the world to discover how STEM melds with cultural arts. Materials and techniques, geometry and creativity, and geography and culture will be explored and students will create their own interpretations of traditional art forms. We will explore plan and solid geometry, fractions, number patterns, and applications to engineering and manufacturing. This is a program that offers challenges for budding artists, engineers, and mathematicians along with…
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10 Jul
July 10 12:00 pm - July 14 2:30 pm BOCES Summer Enrichment (F. Donald Myers Education Center), 15 Henning Road, Saratoga Springs, United States + Google Map $125
Chinese Language & Culture (grades 2-4) Instructors: QuanziWu/Maria Chou July 10-14, 2017 Afternoon Session:12–2:30 Project Chinese will expose you to the culture as well as learning the language. Highlights of our program may include, but are not limited to: dance, music, storytelling, family activities, games, and arts & crafts. In other words, this is a “fun” program. Chinese is considered one of the fastest growing world languages. You will be one step ahead at being multilingual. Half Day Programs: $125.00 per…
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10 Jul
July 10 12:00 pm - July 14 2:30 pm BOCES Summer Enrichment (F. Donald Myers Education Center), 15 Henning Road, Saratoga Springs, United States + Google Map $125
Nano, It’s Bigger Than You Think (grades 5-6) Instructor: Rosemary Renaud July 10-14, 2017 Afternoon Session:12–2:30 The course will begin with an overview of what NANO technology is and how we are using it every day. Videos will be shown of examples. Each day following will consist of an in-depth look at specific NANO technology. How it is made, how we use. What are the implications for the future? The students will also participate daily in hands-on activities that help to…
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10 Jul
July 10 12:00 pm - July 14 2:30 pm BOCES Summer Enrichment (F. Donald Myers Education Center), 15 Henning Road, Saratoga Springs, United States + Google Map $125
Culinary Camp – Around the World Cuisine  (grades 6-8) Instructors: Chefs Clancy & Hoffman July 10-14, 2017 Afternoon Session:12–2:30 Come and explore cooking from around the world! We will make different dishes as we explore world cuisine. Come join us as we eat our way through China, Italy, France, Mexico and America. Half Day Programs: $125.00 per week Morning Session: 8:30-11 Afternoon Session: 12 –2:30 Full Day Programs: $250.00 per week 8:30am –2:30 pm Lunch: 11:00-12:00 (students must bring their own…
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17 Jul
July 17 8:30 am - July 21 11:00 am BOCES Summer Enrichment (F. Donald Myers Education Center), 15 Henning Road, Saratoga Springs, United States + Google Map $125
Chinese Language & Culture (grades 1-4) Instructors: QuanziWu/Maria Chou July 17-21, 2017 Morning Session: 8:30-11 Project Chinese will expose you to the culture as well as learning the language. Highlights of our program may include, but are not limited to: dance, music, storytelling, family activities, games, and arts & crafts. In other words, this is a “fun” program. Chinese is considered one of the fastest growing world languages. You will be one step ahead at being multilingual. Half Day Programs:…
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17 Jul
July 17 8:30 am - July 21 11:00 am BOCES Summer Enrichment (F. Donald Myers Education Center), 15 Henning Road, Saratoga Springs, United States + Google Map
Culinary Camp – Great Appetizers & Party Food (grades 2-5) Instructors: Chefs Clancy & Hoffman July 17-21, 2017 Morning Session: 8:30-11 Are you looking for some exciting appetizers for your next party? Then this class is where you will learn how to make and then taste a variety of great appetizers and party foods. Be the star of your next party. Half Day Programs: $125.00 per week Morning Session: 8:30-11 Afternoon Session: 12 –2:30 Full Day Programs: $250.00 per week…
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17 Jul
July 17 8:30 am - July 21 11:00 am BOCES Summer Enrichment (F. Donald Myers Education Center), 15 Henning Road, Saratoga Springs, United States + Google Map $125
Simply Amazing Machines (grades 3-4) Instructor: Rosemary Renaud July 17-21, 2017 Morning Session: 8:30-11 The course will being with an overview of what the Simple Machines are, how they work and examples in everyday life. Videos will be shown of examples. Each day following will consist of a more in-depth look at a specific Simple Machine. Videos will be shown about inventive ways that Simple Machine has been used in history and around the world today. The students will then…
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17 Jul
July 17 8:30 am - July 21 11:00 am BOCES Summer Enrichment (F. Donald Myers Education Center), 15 Henning Road, Saratoga Springs, United States + Google Map $125
Paper Engineering (grades 4-8) Instructor: Jan Cioffi July 17-21, 2017 Morning Session: 8:30-11 Scientists, engineers, mathematicians, and artists all know the value of using models. We will learn engineering techniques, use drafting and measurement tools, explore plane and solid geometry, and manipulate paper into interesting models including flexagons, paper circuits, robot worms, and kinetic art. Students will have the opportunity to create a variety of 2D and 3D projects which model STEM and art concepts. Half Day Programs: $125.00 per…
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17 Jul
July 17 8:30 am - July 21 11:00 am BOCES Summer Enrichment (F. Donald Myers Education Center), 15 Henning Road, Saratoga Springs, United States + Google Map $125
Chinese Language & Culture (grades 5-8) Instructors: QuanziWu/Maria Chou July 17-21, 2017 Morning Session: 8:30-11 Project Chinese will expose you to the culture as well as learning the language. Highlights of our program may include, but are not limited to: dance, music, storytelling, family activities, games, and arts & crafts. In other words, this is a “fun” program. Chinese is considered one of the fastest growing world languages. You will be one step ahead at being multilingual. Half Day Programs:…
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17 Jul
July 17 12:00 pm - July 21 2:30 pm BOCES Summer Enrichment (F. Donald Myers Education Center), 15 Henning Road, Saratoga Springs, United States + Google Map $125
Geo Art (grades 1-3) Instructor: Jan Cioffi July 17-21, 2017 Afternoon Session:12–2:30 We will travel around the world to discover how STEM melds with cultural arts. Materials and techniques, geometry and creativity, and geography and culture will be explored and students will create their own interpretations of traditional art forms. We will explore plan and solid geometry, fractions, number patterns, and applications to engineering and manufacturing. This is a program that offers challenges for budding artists, engineers, and mathematicians along with…
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17 Jul
July 17 12:00 pm - July 21 2:30 pm BOCES Summer Enrichment (F. Donald Myers Education Center), 15 Henning Road, Saratoga Springs, United States + Google Map $125
Chinese Language & Culture (grades 1-4) Instructors: QuanziWu/Maria Chou July 17-21, 2017 Afternoon Session:12–2:30 Project Chinese will expose you to the culture as well as learning the language. Highlights of our program may include, but are not limited to: dance, music, storytelling, family activities, games, and arts & crafts. In other words, this is a “fun” program. Chinese is considered one of the fastest growing world languages. You will be one step ahead at being multilingual. Half Day Programs: $125.00 per…
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17 Jul
July 17 12:00 pm - July 21 2:30 pm BOCES Summer Enrichment (F. Donald Myers Education Center), 15 Henning Road, Saratoga Springs, United States + Google Map $125
Chinese Language & Culture (grades 5-8) Instructors: QuanziWu/Maria Chou July 17-21, 2017 Afternoon Session:12–2:30 Project Chinese will expose you to the culture as well as learning the language. Highlights of our program may include, but are not limited to: dance, music, storytelling, family activities, games, and arts & crafts. In other words, this is a “fun” program. Chinese is considered one of the fastest growing world languages. You will be one step ahead at being multilingual. Half Day Programs: $125.00 per…
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17 Jul
July 17 12:00 pm - July 21 2:30 pm BOCES Summer Enrichment (F. Donald Myers Education Center), 15 Henning Road, Saratoga Springs, United States + Google Map $125
Nano, It’s Bigger Than You Think (grades 5-6) Instructor: Rosemary Renaud July 17-21, 2017 Afternoon Session:12–2:30 The course will begin with an overview of what NANO technology is and how we are using it every day. Videos will be shown of examples. Each day following will consist of an in-depth look at specific NANO technology. How it is made, how we use. What are the implications for the future? The students will also participate daily in hands-on activities that help to reinforce…
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17 Jul
July 17 12:00 pm - July 21 2:30 pm BOCES Summer Enrichment (F. Donald Myers Education Center), 15 Henning Road, Saratoga Springs, United States + Google Map $125
Culinary Camp – Great Appetizers & Party Food (grades 6-8) Instructors: Chefs Clancy & Hoffman July 17-21, 2017 Afternoon Session:12–2:30 Are you looking for some exciting appetizers for your next party? Then this class is where you will learn how to make and then taste a variety of great appetizers and party foods. Be the star of your next party. Half Day Programs: $125.00 per week Morning Session: 8:30-11 Afternoon Session: 12–2:30 Full Day Programs: $250.00 per week 8:30am –2:30 pm…
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24 Jul
July 24 8:00 am - July 28 1:00 pm BOCES Summer Enrichment (F. Donald Myers Education Center), 15 Henning Road, Saratoga Springs, United States + Google Map $250
Culinary Camp – Making Health Farm to Table Dishes (grades 6-8) Instructors: Chefs Clancy & Hoffman July 24-28, 2017 8 am – 1 pm This is an extended class that starts at 8:00 and ends at 1:00 and includes 2 days of farm visits. OldeWorld Farm on Monday and then Saratoga Apple Orchard and Winney’sBlueberry Farm in Schuylerville, on Thursday. We pick one day and then prepare the items the following day(s). Farm to Table! ($250.00 for the full session)…
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24 Jul
July 24 8:30 am - July 28 11:00 am BOCES Summer Enrichment (F. Donald Myers Education Center), 15 Henning Road, Saratoga Springs, United States + Google Map $125
Chinese Language & Culture (grades 1-4 and 5-8) Instructors: QuanziWu/Maria Chou July 24-28, 2017 Morning Session: 8:30-11 Project Chinese will expose you to the culture as well as learning the language. Highlights of our program may include, but are not limited to: dance, music, storytelling, family activities, games, and arts & crafts. In other words, this is a “fun” program. Chinese is considered one of the fastest growing world languages. You will be one step ahead at being multilingual. Half…
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24 Jul
July 24 8:30 am - July 28 11:00 am BOCES Summer Enrichment (F. Donald Myers Education Center), 15 Henning Road, Saratoga Springs, United States + Google Map $125
Simply Amazing Machines (grades 3-4) Instructor: Rosemary Renaud July 24-28, 2017 Morning Session: 8:30-11 The course will being with an overview of what the Simple Machines are, how they work and examples in everyday life. Videos will be shown of examples. Each day following will consist of a more in-depth look at a specific Simple Machine. Videos will be shown about inventive ways that Simple Machine has been used in history and around the world today. The students will then…
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24 Jul
July 24 8:30 am - July 28 11:00 am BOCES Summer Enrichment (F. Donald Myers Education Center), 15 Henning Road, Saratoga Springs, United States + Google Map $125
Paper Engineering (grades 4-8) Instructor: Jan Cioffi July 24-28, 2017 Morning Session: 8:30-11 Scientists, engineers, mathematicians, and artists all know the value of using models. We will learn engineering techniques, use drafting and measurement tools, explore plane and solid geometry, and manipulate paper into interesting models including flexagons, paper circuits, robot worms, and kinetic art. Students will have the opportunity to create a variety of 2D and 3D projects which model STEM and art concepts. Half Day Programs: $125.00 per…
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24 Jul
July 24 8:30 am - July 28 11:00 am BOCES Summer Enrichment (F. Donald Myers Education Center), 15 Henning Road, Saratoga Springs, United States + Google Map $210
Code To The Future – MineScratch Camp (grades 2-4) July 24-28, 2017 Morning Session: 8:30-11 Learn how to speak the language of computers! Campers will dive into the exciting world of computer coding through Scratch, developed at MIT. Scratch is a block-based application designed to make it simple for anyone to learn programming. Throughout the camp, coders create projects like an epic space battle game or choose your own adventure story! The possibilities to create are endless! We’ll also occasionally…
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24 Jul
July 24 12:00 pm - July 28 2:30 pm BOCES Summer Enrichment (F. Donald Myers Education Center), 15 Henning Road, Saratoga Springs, United States + Google Map $125
Nano, It’s Bigger Than You Think (grades 5-6) Instructor: Rosemary Renaud July 24-28, 2017 Afternoon Session:12–2:30 The course will begin with an overview of what NANO technology is and how we are using it every day. Videos will be shown of examples. Each day following will consist of an in-depth look at specific NANO technology. How it is made, how we use. What are the implications for the future? The students will also participate daily in hands-on activities that help to reinforce…
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24 Jul
July 24 12:00 pm - July 28 2:30 pm BOCES Summer Enrichment (F. Donald Myers Education Center), 15 Henning Road, Saratoga Springs, United States + Google Map $125
Geo Art (grades 1-3) Instructor: Jan Cioffi July 24-28, 2017 Afternoon Session:12–2:30 We will travel around the world to discover how STEM melds with cultural arts. Materials and techniques, geometry and creativity, and geography and culture will be explored and students will create their own interpretations of traditional art forms. We will explore plan and solid geometry, fractions, number patterns, and applications to engineering and manufacturing. This is a program that offers challenges for budding artists, engineers, and mathematicians along with…
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24 Jul
July 24 12:00 pm - July 28 2:30 pm BOCES Summer Enrichment (F. Donald Myers Education Center), 15 Henning Road, Saratoga Springs, United States + Google Map $125
Chinese Language & Culture (grades 2-4 and 4-6) Instructors: QuanziWu/Maria Chou July 24-28, 2017 Afternoon Session: 12-2:30 Project Chinese will expose you to the culture as well as learning the language. Highlights of our program may include, but are not limited to: dance, music, storytelling, family activities, games, and arts & crafts. In other words, this is a “fun” program. Chinese is considered one of the fastest growing world languages. You will be one step ahead at being multilingual. Half Day…
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24 Jul
July 24 12:00 pm - July 28 2:30 pm BOCES Summer Enrichment (F. Donald Myers Education Center), 15 Henning Road, Saratoga Springs, United States + Google Map $210
Code To The Future – Minecraft Modding Camp (grades 5-8) July 24-28, 2017 Afternoon Session: 12-2:30 Minecraft Modding Camp: Why just play Minecraft when you can create Minecraft? In this camp designed for quick learners or those with some coding experience, campers will immerse themselves in the language of computers through Minecraft! Using Java, a professional text-based coding language, campers will learn to create Minecraft mods like “craft a sword out of mushy bananas” or “spawn a flying golden cow”! This…
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