2019 Summer Camps at PSA McKinney
7205 Eldorado Pkwy, McKinney, TX 75070
To register call (972) 208-5437 or click here
Top secret PSA Mckinney-BRAINopolis "all camps" flyer
July 15th - July 19th:
Amusement Park (Ages 7-13)
Create a model of an amusement park with a roller coaster,
the flying chairs, the elevator of terror and other fun rides.
You will learn about gravity, centrifugal, kinetic force and friction.
Forget the long lines under the sun at Six Flags and join other
inventor kids like you to design and create an innovative amusement
park that you can play with.
Minecraft Entrepreneur (Ages 6-11)
Create your own hypothetical real estate business. Design and build digital properties using Minecraft. You will create your company name, logo, slogan, property catalog, and code an animated commercial to advertise you digital properties. This class will help you with teamwork, creativity, focus, and will give you the opportunity to present your project. BRAINopolis will enable laptops to work in class. Some activities will require students to share a laptop and work in pairs. Bring your own mouse and flash drive.
July 22nd - July 24th:
Roblox Game Design (Ages 7-13)
Join our group of online game designers. This camp will allow you to create 3D tangible models of game scenes such as Natural Disasters. You will learn about the phases of game development and create your own games using the Roblox Studio online 3D platform.
Create levels, environments, and worlds adding narrative and mechanics to customize a fun experience for the players.
Sharkology (Ages 6-11)
Immerse in the murky waters of unsolved science mysteries as we address shark mortality rates, and learn about different types of sharks, their habitats, their anatomy and behavior. You will make models of sharks, their organs and other animals that interact with them. This camp could inspire you to save sharks from illness and predators in the future.
July 29th - August 2nd:
Drones and Aviation (Ages: 8-13)
Sore the skies in this aviation adventure. You will participate in missions to fly drones, create take home models of flying objects such as a motorized helicopter, plane, parachute, UFO and spaceship. You will learn about FAA rules, drone flying safety, aerodynamics, self driven planes and other inventions that will impact the future of aviation. BRAINopolis will provide the safety equipment and materials. For the safety of the kids, unruly and unsafe behavior will not be tolerated.
Fortnite Gliding (Ages 6-11)
Based on the apocalyptic survival game theme, the kids will use the scratch coding tool to recreate the floating bus, aerostatic balloon and glider effect. The kids will trace their own digital images, design the landing terrain and use coding to animate the flying and landing scenes. This camp will focus on creativity and programming logic. It will not include any destruction or violence. The kids are welcome to bring their own electronics to play during the break.
August 5th - August 9th:
Artificial Intelligence (Ages 6-13)
Create a heart pace maker model, code a heart monitor simulator, program a digital car that memorizes where obstacles are and a digital robot that asks people questions and learns from the answers to communicate. We will learn about Watson and other AI tools and their connection with robotics. Brainopolis will enable laptops to work in class. Some activities will require students to share a laptop and work in pairs. Bring your own mouse and flash drive.
Amusement Park (Ages 7-13)
Create models for amusement park rides as you learn about forces, roller coasters, G-force and the elevator of terror will allow you to create awesome ride models using centrifugal, centripetal, gravity and kinetic force.
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