Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science
Summer Academy Camps
2017 Summer Academy camps!
"Let's Scratch" - - June 4 to June 8
you ready to step up your computer programming skills? Come to Let’s Scratch
camp and learn about Scratch, a free visual programming language. Campers will
learn how to create their own interactive stories, games, and animations. Then
they showcase their creations to the online Scratch community and to the fellow
"Intro to R Programming" - - June 11 to June 15
you are interested in math and computer programming, this is the camp for you!
The next four days will introduce campers to the world of R programming. R
programming is used among mathematicians and computer programmers to develop
data analysis. By the end of the week you will create your own stunning data visualizations!
"Biochemistry: Blood to Bugs" - - June 18 to June 22
do you, insects, and your surroundings have in common? Check out Blood to Bugs
camp and learn about the biochemistry of human and insects. This camp will
address the four types of biomolecules with hands on experiments in the
laboratory. Grab your lab coats and your bugs!
"Life in Prehistoric Kansas" - - June 18 to June 22
Kansas may not be what you imagined. Kansas in past times has been vastly
different from its current state ranging from shallow, seaways, to forests,
glaciers, and grasslands. This four-day camp will teach you have to investigate
the history of Kansas and learn the basics of geological and paleontological
investigations. Let’s get digging!
"Engineering Design, 3D Printing, and Drone Technology - - June 25 to June 29
this technology-based camp, students will have an opportunity to use their
creative skills to engineer, design, and 3D print a device to attach to the
Phantom 3 drone, which they will then use for a transportation challenge. Collaboration
skills will be put to the test, as students will be assigned teams for a design
and flight challenge. Applied Technology – Bringing STEM to life!
Please check back for information on how to sign up!
OPEN SUMMER CAMP POSITIONS - - Application Deadline April 1, 2017
Summer Day Counselor Position
Summer Night Counselor Position
Summer Assistant Professor Position