STEM Camps

Extended learning in science, technology, engineering and math


Recent years have seen a burst of interest in STEM, curriculum that integrates science, technology, engineering and mathematics. STEM camps across Canada are a response to this growing interest. In these camps, these four areas of learning are focused on, as they are critical to individual development and preparation for a world increasingly dominated by technology. Read more

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    SV Robotics Academy   
    SV Robotics Academy is a project based learning program for bright and curious students! We help students find their love for learning, innovate and participate in numerous events year round!

    Markham; Brampton; Online

    Education: STEM

    • Ages 6 to 18
    • Coed
    • Virtual Program, Day, Program
    Cost Varies
    sessions & dates
    Virtual Program, Day, Program Coed 0 6-18 0 Markham, Ontario, Brampton, Ontario, Virtual Program,
    STEM Camp   
    STEM Camp is a weekly summer day camp at more than 50 locations across Canada where youth aged 5-13 engage in fun and amazing activities in Science, Technology, Engineering & Math. 519-475-6600. stemcamp.ca

    Alberta (2); British Columbia (2); Manitoba (4); Ontario (43); Saskatchewan (3)

    Science (multi)

    • Ages 5 to 13
    • Coed
    • Virtual Program, Day
    from $215/week
    sessions & dates
    Virtual Program, Day Coed 215 5-13 1 Milton, London, Orangeville, Oakville, North Bay, Niagara Falls, Mississauga, Burlington, Markham, Kitchener, West Hill, Toronto, Kincardine, Hamilton, Guelph, Halton Hills, Cambridge, Brantford, Aylmer, Sarnia, Port Elgin, Richmond Hill, The Beach, Toronto, Scarborough Village, Toronto, Rexdale, Toronto, St. Catharines, Stratford, St Thomas, Strathroy, Vaughan, Waterloo, Welland, Windsor, Woodstock, Newmarket, Chatham-Kent, Barrie, Brandon, Winnipeg, Calgary, Lethbridge, Moose Jaw, Regina, Saskatoon, Vancouver, Victoria, Online
    Sylvan Learning Thornhill   
    Sylvan camp will spark the creativity of campers through various hands on STEM related activities, such as robot building, math/science projects and creative writing.

    Thornhill; Markham

    Education: Academic/Tutoring

    • Ages 3 to 18
    • Coed
    • Day, Program
    from $149/month
    sessions & dates
    Day, Program Coed 149 3-18 2 Thornhill, Ontario, Markham, Ontario
    Budding Genius - Central Mississauga   
    We're the coolest, most innovative kid program! more than 20 activities: Robotics (AI, Binary code..) Math tutoring, Lego, Harry Potter camps, Technical drawing for engineers,coding, website design, animation(in En & Fr)

    Mississauga; Online

    Education: STEM

    • Ages 4 to 18
    • Coed
    • Virtual Program, Day, Program, family
    from $190/week
    sessions & dates
    Virtual Program, Day, Program, family Coed 190 4-18 3 Mississauga, Ontario, Virtual Program,
    Crescent Camps & Summer Programs   
    Our Camps and Programs reflect Crescent School's excellence in academics, robotics, athletics, business, the arts and leadership, with highly qualified, enthusiastic instructors and staff.

    North Toronto, Toronto; Online

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 6 to 17
    • Coed
    • Virtual Program, Day
    from $60/week
    sessions & dates
    Virtual Program, Day Coed 60 6-17 4 North Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Virtual Program,
    Sylvan Learning of Mississauga Centre   
    We offer low monthly rate programs in Readng, Writing, Math, Homework, Science Study Skills and Advanced Reading Strategies. Our STEM related programs and camps receive great popularity.

    Mississauga

    Education (multi)

    • Ages 4 to 18
    • Coed
    • Day, Program
    from $159/session
    sessions & dates
    Day, Program Coed 159 4-18 5 Mississauga, Ontario, Mississauga, ON
    Brick Works Academy   
    The Best Technology summer camp in the region! Your children and friends are super excited about our Lego Robotics, Lego Castle Builders, Minecraft Computer Camp, Pokemon Designer and Lego Stop Motion Animation camps!

    Ontario (9)

    Science: LEGO

    • Ages 6 to 13
    • Coed
    • Day
    from $220/week
    Day Coed 220 6-13 6 Forest Hill, Toronto, Hamilton, Waterloo, Kingsway Park, Toronto, Guelph, London, Alexandra Park, Toronto, Kitchener, Mississauga, Burlington, Cambridge, Lansing , Toronto
    Genius Camp   
    The fastest growing STEM camp in Toronto and the GTA, offering programs in Robotics and AI, Coding, Programming, Advanced Math, Practical Science, 3D Printing and Modeling.

    Mississauga; Downtown West, Toronto; Markham

    Education: STEM

    • Ages 6 to 17
    • Coed
    • Program
    from $99/week
    Program Coed 99 6-17 7 Mississauga, Ontario, Downtown West, Toronto, Ontario, Markham, Ontario
    LSA- Lifetime Skills Academy   
    LSA - where children become leaders in our new technological age. S.T.E.M, finance and leadership skills are mastered through fascinating camps, lessons and programs. Year-round programs for all ages across the G.T.A!

    Thornhill; Bayview Village, Toronto; York Mills, Toronto; Online

    Education (multi)

    • Ages 6 to 16
    • Coed
    • Virtual Program, Day, Overnight, Program, family
    from $250/week
    Virtual Program, Day, Overnight, Program, family Coed 250 6-16 8 Thornhill, Ontario, Bayview Village, Toronto, Ontario, York Mills, Toronto, Ontario, Virtual Program,
    Exceed Robotics   
    Toronto's leading robotics club teaching students 7 years and older how to build and program robots following a STEM-focused curriculum. Year-round after school/weekend program and premier March Break and Summer Camps.

    Thornhill; Mississauga; Richmond Hill

    Education: STEM

    • Ages 7 to 17
    • Coed
    • Day, Program
    from $165/month
    Day, Program Coed 165 7-17 9 Thornhill, Ontario, Mississauga, Ontario, Richmond Hill, Ontario
    The Cube STEM Camps   
    A technology camp that offers kids the opportunity to touch on a full range of fun and engaging technology classes and activities that encourage kids to use their creativity to be the technology makers of the future.

    The Beach, Toronto; Online

    Computer (multi)

    • Ages 7 to 17
    • Coed, Girls
    • Virtual Program, Day
    from $300/week
    sessions & dates
    Virtual Program, Day Coed, Girls 300 7-17 10 The Beach, Toronto, Ontario, Virtual Program,
    Science North Camps   
    Science North offers innovative and stimulating PA Day, holiday and summer camps that introduce children to the worlds of science, technology, engineering and math. Camps are available for 4-11 year olds.

    Ontario (5)

    Education: STEM

    • Ages 4 to 14
    • Coed
    • Day
    from $153/week
    sessions & dates
    Day Coed 153 4-14 11 City of Thunder Bay, Sudbury, Barrie, North Bay, Kenora
    York University; Science Engagement   
    Science Engagement Programs offers interactive and hands-on STEM experiences for youth in grade 3-12. Elementary programs include Science Saturdays, March Camp, and SciX. Secondary programs include Helix and Spark Lab.

    Bathurst Manor/Clanton Park, Toronto; Sentinel Park, Toronto

    Education: STEM

    • Ages 8 to 18
    • Coed, Girls
    • Day, Overnight, Program
    from $195/week
    sessions & dates
    Day, Overnight, Program Coed, Girls 195 8-18 12 Bathurst Manor/Clanton Park, Toronto, Ontario, Sentinel Park, Toronto, Ontario
    Codezilla   
    Educational Fun! 40+ schools, 5 camps in GTA. Small-size camps, girl-friendly curriculum. STEM and Coding camps include: Game Makers, Toy Makers, Slime Makers, Movie Makers, App Makers, Doll Makers and Space Makers.

    Danforth Village, Toronto; Wychwood Park, Toronto; West Toronto Junction, Toronto; Online

    Education: STEM

    • Ages 6 to 14
    • Coed
    • Virtual Program, Day, Program
    from $340/week
    sessions & dates
    Virtual Program, Day, Program Coed 340 6-14 13 Danforth Village, Toronto, Ontario, Wychwood Park, Toronto, Ontario, West Toronto Junction, Toronto, Ontario, Virtual Program,
    MakerKids   
    Empowering the makers of tomorrow! MakerKids specializes in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) programs with highly trained instructors. We run camps, after-school programs, private classes and more.

    Leaside, Toronto; Bloor West Village, Toronto; Online

    Computer (multi)

    • Ages 6 to 13
    • Coed
    • Virtual Program, Day, Program
    from $1/week
    sessions & dates
    Virtual Program, Day, Program Coed 1 6-13 14 Leaside, Toronto, Ontario, Bloor West Village, Toronto, Ontario, Virtual Program,
    StemKid   
    We specialize in providing a holistic solution for children's science and technology innovation, we have 27 patents for robots and maker products, providing a wild range of educational products for different age groups.

    Markham

    Education: STEM

    • Ages 4 to 14
    • Coed
    • Day, Program, family
    from $100/week
    sessions & dates
    Day, Program, family Coed 100 4-14 15 Markham, Ontario
    Little Robot Friends   
    Little Robot Friends teach kids age 7-12 about coding, electronics, and how technology works in a fun and engaging way. So they can become the next super inventor.

    Danforth Village, Toronto

    Computer : Technology

    • Ages 7 to 12
    • Coed
    • Day, Program, family
    from $79/day
    sessions & dates
    Day, Program, family Coed 79 7-12 16 Danforth Village, Toronto, Ontario
    Creative Kids Place   
    A traditional camp with a variety of activities including Lego Robotics, Coding, Sewing, Multi Sports, Ceramics and crafts. Two field trips every week!

    Ontario (7)

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 4 to 13
    • Coed
    • Day
    from $220/week
    sessions & dates
    Day Coed 220 4-13 17 Oakville, Milton, Mississauga
    The STEAM Project   
    Camp for creative girls and boys who love science, technology, robotics, and design projects. Our kids learn while they experiment, invent, digitally fabricate, and build things with their hands.

    Richmond Hill; Online

    Education: STEM

    • Ages 5 to 14
    • Coed
    • Virtual Program, Day
    from $460/week
    sessions & dates
    Virtual Program, Day Coed 460 5-14 18 Richmond Hill, Ontario, Virtual Program,
    Focus Learning Academic Centre   
    An enrichment academic learning centre committed to igniting the love of learning among children and teens. A variety of subjects are on offer with both our FocusKids and FocusLeaders summer camps.

    York Mills, Toronto

    Education (multi)

    • Ages 8 to 15
    • Coed
    • Day, Program
    from $420/week
    sessions & dates
    Day, Program Coed 420 8-15 19 York Mills, Toronto, Ontario
    Ontario Tech University Summer Camps   
    Get a unique science and tech education in this program by the University of Ontario Institute of Technology, including LEGO Robotics, Makerspace, Coding, Minecraft. Girls only sessions, Family Camps, Educator sessions.

    Oshawa

    Science (multi)

    • Ages 5 to 17
    • Coed, Girls
    • Day, family
    from $260/week
    sessions & dates
    Day, family Coed, Girls 260 5-17 20 Oshawa, Ontario
    Idea Lab Kids Oakville   
    Innovative programming with a focus on STEM. Summer camp, after school, birthdays and more. Courses for all ages in coding, game design, circuitry, toy engineering, the arts, VR, robotics, 3D printing, cooking and more!

    Oakville; Online

    Education: STEM

    • Ages 4 to 15
    • Coed
    • Virtual Program, Day, Program, family
    from $60/month
    sessions & dates
    Virtual Program, Day, Program, family Coed 60 4-15 21 Oakville, Ontario, Virtual Program,
    Active Scholars   
    A unique summer experience, Where Sports Meets Education and campers get to engage in both STEM Learning & Basketball or Soccer Development. Each week we offer a unique experience for continued growth and engagement.

    Ajax; Guelph; North Toronto, Toronto; Online

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 7 to 13
    • Coed
    • Virtual Program, Day, Program
    from $235/week
    sessions & dates
    Virtual Program, Day, Program Coed 235 7-13 22 Ajax, Ontario, Guelph, Ontario, North Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Virtual Program,
    Engineering For Kids York Region   
    A fun and educational STEM camp full of hands on engineering activities:Aerospace, Electrical engineering, Mechanical toy making, Marine Engineering, Civil Engineering, Robotics, Coding, Minecraft, 3D printing,...

    Aurora; Richmond Hill; Thornhill; Online

    Education: STEM

    • Ages 4 to 14
    • Coed
    • Virtual Program, Day
    from $180/week
    Virtual Program, Day Coed 180 4-14 23 Aurora, Ontario, Richmond Hill, Ontario, Thornhill, Ontario, Virtual Program,
    St. Michael's College School Summer Camps   
    The SMCS Summer Experience provides youth with exciting academic, athletic, and artistic outlets, as well as opportunities to learn and grow within a fun and interactive environment. Please visit: www.smcscamps.com

    Forest Hill, Toronto

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 8 to 14
    • Coed
    • Day
    from $250/week
    sessions & dates
    Day Coed 250 8-14 24 Forest Hill, Toronto, Ontario
    OAT Education STEM Camps   
    A STEM Summer Camp at the heart of midtown Toronto. Easy subway access and extended hours option. Children and youth will have an unforgettable experience with us and will find a newly developed passion for STEM.

    Davisville Village, Toronto

    Education: STEM

    • Ages 4 to 18
    • Coed
    • Day
    from $190/week
    sessions & dates
    Day Coed 190 4-18 25 Davisville Village, Toronto, Ontario
    Sylvan Learning Burlington   
    Sylvan STEM Camps are high quality, low ratio camps with LEGO Robotics, Coding, Science Experiments, Engineering builds and more hands-on STEM activities. REMEMBER Effective summer tutoring is also available for JK-Gr.12

    Burlington

    Education (multi)

    • Ages 3 to 17
    • Coed
    • Day, Program
    from $150/week
    sessions & dates
    Day, Program Coed 150 3-17 26 Burlington, Ontario
    Elevate Ultimate - Fun Disc Sports for Kids   
    We offer Ultimate frisbee and Disc golf programs for kids year round, from evening and weekend programs, to full week spring and summer camps.

    Vancouver; North Vancouver; Burnaby

    Sport: Ultimate Frisbee

    • Ages 6 to 19
    • Coed
    • Day, Program
    from $140/week
    sessions & dates
    Day, Program Coed 140 6-19 27 Vancouver, British Columbia, North Vancouver, British Columbia, Burnaby, British Columbia
    Brain Power Enrichment Programs   
    With more than 30 years of success, Brain Power is an innovative leader in enrichment education for bright and gifted students. Brain Power is a transformative model for what gifted education should be about in the GTA.

    Vaughan

    Academic/Tutoring: Instructor lead (group)

    • Ages 6 to 18
    • Coed
    • Program
    from $325/program
    sessions & dates
    Program Coed 325 6-18 28 Vaughan, Ontario
    Mississauga Code Club   
    Mississauga Code Club offers quarterly coding, digital media, and robotics courses for kids, youth &girls of age 8-17. The growing enrollment in our courses reflects high quality and community’s trust in our offerings.

    Mississauga

    Education: STEM

    • Ages 8 to 18
    • Coed
    • Program, family
    from $250/program
    Program, family Coed 250 8-18 29 Mississauga, Ontario
    Explorer Hop   
    Featured in BBC. A camp where kids learn about Entrepreneurship, Money Management, Innovation, Debate Camp and even get to create their own board game!

    Leaside, Toronto

    Education: Entrepreneurship

    • Ages 6 to 14
    • Coed
    • Day, Program, family
    from $350/week
    sessions & dates
    Day, Program, family Coed 350 6-14 30 Leaside, Toronto, Ontario
    Medics Camp   
    Medics Camp- Where Kids are Doctors for a Week! STEM Summer 2020- 5 Weeks Only! 3 Locations: Newmarket | Markham| Richmond Hill | Vaughan Price $275 Includes: HST, T-Shirt, Before & After Care

    Richmond Hill; Markham; Newmarket; Vaughan; Online

    Science (multi)

    • Ages 5 to 16
    • Coed
    • Virtual Program, Day
    from $265/week
    sessions & dates
    Virtual Program, Day Coed 265 5-16 31 Richmond Hill, Ontario, Markham, Ontario, Newmarket, Ontario, Vaughan, , Virtual Program,
    Zebra Robotics   
    Robotics and coding after-school, weekend, competition, and summer camp classes that are virtual classes for students from Grade 2 to 12. Serious STEM learning with a unique curriculum and wholesome support system!

    Mississauga; Milton; Online

    Computer (multi)

    • Ages 7 to 17
    • Coed
    • Virtual Program, Day, Program
    from $30/week
    sessions & dates
    Virtual Program, Day, Program Coed 30 7-17 32 Mississauga, Ontario, Milton, Ontario, Virtual Program,
    Sylvan Learning Guelph   
    Join us for a week of building Lego® robots & an introduction to video game design and programming! Your child will learn problem solving skills all while making friends & having fun with STEM!

    Guelph

    Education: STEM

    • Ages 3 to 17
    • Coed
    • Day, Program
    from $250/week
    Day, Program Coed 250 3-17 33 Guelph, Ontario
    Stem for Kids GTA   
    Fun-based Summer/March Break Camps, After school programs and workshops that integrates STEM with the 4C skills of Communication, Collaboration, Critical Thinking and Creativity; and real world applications.

    Pickering; Whitby; Ajax

    Education: STEM

    • Ages 4 to 16
    • Coed
    • Day, Program, family
    from $110/month
    Day, Program, family Coed 110 4-16 34 Pickering, Ontario, Whitby, Ontario, Ajax, Ontario
    Harbourfront Centre Camps   
    Since 1979, Harbourfront Centre Camps have fostered an inclusive learning community that encourages long-lasting connections to contemporary arts, culture and ideas. .

    Harbourfront, Toronto

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 4 to 15
    • Coed
    • Day, Overnight
    from $250/week
    sessions & dates
    Day, Overnight Coed 250 4-15 35 Harbourfront, Toronto, Ontario
    Spirit of Math   
    Does your child love math challenges? Spirit of Math’s summer camps focus on the core topics from our curriculum with an extensive range of fun & exciting summer camps designed to challenge students from grades 2 - 9.

    Alberta (1); Ontario (3)

    Education: STEM

    • Ages 5 to 15
    • Coed
    • Day
    from $275/week
    sessions & dates
    Day Coed 275 5-15 36 Leaside, Toronto, Willowdale, Toronto, Richmond Hill, Markham, Calgary, North Toronto, Toronto
    Sylvan Learning Centre Brantford   
    Personalized math, reading and writing programs that make a difference and build confidence. Check out our monthly STEM Club that will boost confidence and inspire a love for STEM.

    Brantford

    Education (multi)

    • Ages 6 to 12
    • Coed
    • Day, Program
    from $125/month
    sessions & dates
    Day, Program Coed 125 6-12 37 Brantford, Ontario
    Sylvan Learning London   
    Sylvan EDGE camps and classes will introduce your child to new and fun experiences in the world of STEM (science, technology, engineering and math). Tutoring & homework help also available.

    London

    Education (multi)

    • Ages 3 to 18
    • Coed
    • Day, Program
    from $135/session
    sessions & dates
    Day, Program Coed 135 3-18 38 London, Ontario


    Camps offering STEM as an activity
    Bricks 4 Kidz - Mississauga - Oakville - Milton - Burlington   
    We Learn, We Build, We Play with... LEGO® Bricks! Join Bricks 4 Kidz camp and explore the world of creativity and imagination while building motorized models using LEGO® technic bricks. Join March Break & Summer camps!

    Oakville; Burlington; Milton; Mississauga

    Science: LEGO

    • Ages 5 to 10
    • Coed
    • Day
    from $175/week
    Day Coed 175 5-10 0 Oakville, , Burlington, , Milton, Ontario, Mississauga, Ontario
    Power of Words Academy   
    Creative Writing & Drama Camps | Reading Comprehension, Writing & Public Speaking School Year Program. Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, in addition to in-class camps, we are offering online courses for kids ages 7 to 14.

    Don Mills, Toronto; Markham; Online

    Education (multi)

    • Ages 7 to 14
    • Coed
    • Virtual Program, Day, Program
    from $200/week
    sessions & dates
    Virtual Program, Day, Program Coed 200 7-14 1 Don Mills, Toronto, Ontario, Markham, Ontario, Virtual Program,
    Digital Media Academy   
    Digital Media Academy offers the most impactful STEAM learning experiences available anywhere. Learn from art and technology professionals using industry-level software. Overnight and multi-week options are available.

    Vancouver; Bay Street Corridor, Toronto; Online

    Computer (multi)

    • Ages 9 to 18
    • Coed
    • Virtual Program, Day, Overnight
    from $1,390/week
    sessions & dates
    Virtual Program, Day, Overnight Coed 1390 9-18 2 Vancouver, British Columbia, Bay Street Corridor, Toronto, Ontario, Virtual Program,
    Innovation Camp Thinnox   
    STEAM BOOTCamp GTA.Animation,Game,Coding,Architecture,Robotics,UI/UX Graphic,WEB Tech,Fashion Tech,DRONE Engg,AR/VR Tech.STEAM ahead with your Career-Goals, Join Technology,Engineering & Design InnovationCamp at Thinnox!

    Mississauga; Online

    Computer (multi)

    • Ages 6 to 18
    • Coed
    • Virtual Program, Day, Overnight, Program
    from $250/week
    sessions & dates
    Virtual Program, Day, Overnight, Program Coed 250 6-18 3 Mississauga, Ontario, Virtual Program,
    Bot Camp - Specialty Robotics Programs   
    Founded by FIRST Robotics world champion Shawn Lim, Bot Camp is a best-in-class robotics program for students 10 and up. Summer, March Break, PA-Day camps. After-school and weekend workshops. Competitive robotics teams.

    Willowdale, Toronto

    Computer : Robotics

    • Ages 10 to 99
    • Coed
    • Day, Program
    from $49/session
    sessions & dates
    Day, Program Coed 49 10-99 4 Willowdale, Toronto, Ontario
    Jack of Sports   
    Instilling Confidence, Resilience & Teamwork in your child through Summer Camps, Learn to Bike & Swim Programs. Providing a platform for your child to DO, to TRY AGAIN and HELP their friends.

    Parkview Hills, Toronto; Sunnylea, Toronto; Lawrence Park, Toronto

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 4 to 14
    • Coed
    • Day
    from $295/week
    sessions & dates
    Day Coed 295 4-14 5 Parkview Hills, Toronto, Ontario, Sunnylea, Toronto, Ontario, Lawrence Park, Toronto, Ontario
    Code-it Hacks   
    Blend of 5 flavors in our Kids Coding & Robotics Camp in Toronto! Learn to Code, Learn to build: Robotics & Circuits, Outdoor play:Logic Games & a field trip to a tech company! Never a dull moment in our camps & programs

    Bloor West Village, Toronto; Online

    Computer (multi)

    • Ages 4 to 18
    • Coed
    • Virtual Program, Day, Program, family
    from $250/session
    sessions & dates
    Virtual Program, Day, Program, family Coed 250 4-18 6 Bloor West Village, Toronto, Ontario, Bloor West Village, Toronto, ON, Virtual Program,
    Hatch Coding Camps   
    At Hatch, children build coding skills and critical programming capabilities. It's a self-paced environment where kids work toward individualized goals. We teach real coding and students build real computer applications.

    Bedford Park, Toronto; Richmond Hill; Oakville

    Computer : Computer programming

    • Ages 5 to 17
    • Coed
    • Day, Program
    from $240/program
    sessions & dates
    Day, Program Coed 240 5-17 7 Bedford Park, Toronto, Ontario, Richmond Hill, Ontario, Oakville, Ontario
    Ontario Science Centre Camp   
    A science day camp with exciting experiments, unexpected discoveries and exclusive access to our hands-on exhibits.

    Flemingdon Park, Toronto; Online

    Science (multi)

    • Ages 4 to 14
    • Coed
    • Virtual Program, Day
    from $175/week
    sessions & dates
    Virtual Program, Day Coed 175 4-14 8 Flemingdon Park, Toronto, Ontario, Virtual Program,
    Encounters with Canada   
    A leadership program, where teens develop civic leadership skills, learn about Canadian institutions, meet famous and accomplished Canadians, and explore exciting career options

    Ottawa

    Education: Leadership

    • Ages 14 to 17
    • Coed
    • Overnight
    from $750/week
    Overnight Coed 750 14-17 9 Ottawa, Ontario
    No Fuss Tutors - In Home Tutoring   
    Private In-Home Tutoring | Throughout the GTA | $30 Per Hour | Math, English, Science & More | Grade 1-12 | Rated 5 Stars on Google | Try Your First Hour on Us

    Oakville; Markham; Lawrence Heights, Toronto

    Education: Academic/Tutoring

    • Ages 7 to 18
    • Coed
    • Program
    from $27/session
    sessions & dates
    Program Coed 27 7-18 10 Oakville, Ontario, Markham, ON, Lawrence Heights, Toronto, ON
    TAC Sports - Toronto Athletic Camps   
    TAC Sports, TAC Aquatics and Lifetime Skills Academy (LSA) specialize in sports, swim and S.T.E.M programming. Ages 4-16, Co-ed. Year round Camps, Lessons, Academy and House Leagues across the GTA! Grow, Learn, Lead!

    Bridle Path, Toronto; Newmarket; Bayview Village, Toronto; Hogg's Hollow, Toronto

    Sport (multi)

    • Ages 3.5 to 16
    • Coed
    • Day, Overnight, Program, family
    from $250/week
    Day, Overnight, Program, family Coed 250 3.5-16 11 Bridle Path, Toronto, Ontario, Newmarket, Ontario, Bayview Village, Toronto, Ontario, Hogg's Hollow, Toronto, Ontario
    Discovery Day Camp   
    Our qualified, experienced and highly trained staff is anxiously awaiting the opportunity to guide our campers' adventures. The camp everyone can DISCOVER AND GO BEYOND. www.discoveryday.ca

    Richmond Hill

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 4 to 15
    • Coed
    • Day
    from $440/week
    Day Coed 440 4-15 12 Richmond Hill, Ontario
    UCC Summer Life   
    A Co-ed Summer Enrichment Experience in the Heart of Toronto, Canada for International and Local Students ages 10 to 16.

    Forest Hill, Toronto

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 10 to 17
    • Coed
    • Overnight
    from $4,995/session
    sessions & dates
    Overnight Coed 4995 10-17 13 Forest Hill, Toronto, Ontario
    Branksome Hall Day Camps   
    A co-ed day camp featuring Dance, Tennis, Soccer, Musical Theatre, Robotics, Photography, Film, Adventure and more. Home base for our camps is Branksome's new, state-of-the-art Athletics and Wellness Centre.

    Rosedale, Toronto

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 4 to 12
    • Coed
    • Day
    from $360/week
    sessions & dates
    Day Coed 360 4-12 14 Rosedale, Toronto, Ontario
    Camp Can-Aqua   
    A traditional camp with diverse programming & exceptional instruction, we believe in teaching kids compromise, patients & empathy. Fun is a given. Through thoughtful & individualized programming, our campers thrive here.

    Haliburton Highlands; Oakville; Ottawa

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 5 to 17
    • Coed
    • Overnight, family
    from $1,950/2 weeks
    sessions & dates
    Overnight, family Coed 1950 5-17 15 Haliburton Highlands, Ontario, Oakville, Ontario, Ottawa, Ontario
    Rotherglen Summer Camp   
    Summer Camps will include Robotics, STEM, Drama, Art, Sports and Cooking Camps, all taking advantage of our beautiful new state of the art facility. Registration opens Wednesday, January 29, 2020 at 9:00 a.m.

    Oakville

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 6 to 14
    • Coed
    • Day
    from $340/week
    sessions & dates
    Day Coed 340 6-14 16 Oakville, Ontario
    Kidnetix   
    Be creative, have fun and meet new friends in our March break and Summer camps in Brampton and Toronto. Dynamic programming includes: Lego Robotic's, sports, arts & crafts, workshops, field trips & indoor playground fun!

    Brampton; Downsview, Toronto

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 4 to 15
    • Coed
    • Day
    from $150/week
    sessions & dates
    Day Coed 150 4-15 17 Brampton, Ontario, Downsview, Toronto,
    Town of Oakville camps   
    The Town of Oakville offers fun and affordable camps to suit any taste including arts, adventure, theatre, sports and more! Enjoy Summer, March Break, P.A. Day and Holiday camps. Programs offered for children aged 4-14.

    Oakville

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 4 to 14
    • Coed
    • Day
    from $157/week
    sessions & dates
    Day Coed 157 4-14 18 Oakville, Ontario
    Ridley College Summer Programmes   
    Ridley College is located in St.Catharines Ontario, Canada. Summer camp offers ESL credit/camp, Summer Academy, Enrichment, Discover Canada, Day Camps, Advanced Performance Sports and many more!

    St. Catharines

    Education (multi)

    • Ages 4 to 17
    • Coed
    • Day, Overnight
    from $325/session
    Day, Overnight Coed 325 4-17 19 St. Catharines, Ontario
    Oxford Learning High Park   
    Oxford means a personalized learning experience for your child. Brain and Science Camps explore creative themes through engaging activities and field trips. Learning takes a fun turn. Our students are excited to learn!

    Bloor West Village, Toronto; Online

    Education (multi)

    • Ages 4 to 12
    • Coed
    • Virtual Program, Day
    from $400/week
    sessions & dates
    Virtual Program, Day Coed 400 4-12 20 Bloor West Village, Toronto, Ontario, Virtual Program,
    Camp Tournesol   
    Fun French day camps and overnight trips in Ontario for kids aged 4-14. Year-round 1-on-1 online tutoring and weekly e-classrooms in French, as well as school workshops and overnight school trips for francophones.

    Ontario (8)

    Education: Language Instruction

    • Ages 4 to 16
    • Coed
    • Day, Overnight, Program
    from $310/week
    Day, Overnight, Program Coed 310 4-16 21 Bloor West Village, Toronto, Forest Hill, Toronto, Trinity Bellwoods, Toronto, Oakville, Danforth Village, Toronto, Aurora, Richmond Hill, Markham, Vaughan, York Mills, Toronto, Mississauga
    Webtree International School of Excellence   
    A traditional summer camp with a variety of unique camp activities, including the Arts, Athletics, Digital Media, STEM, and English. Our program includes Academic Mornings, Weekly Field Trips, and Escape Rooms.

    York Mills, Toronto

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 8 to 13
    • Coed
    • Day
    from $250/week
    sessions & dates
    Day Coed 250 8-13 22 York Mills, Toronto, Ontario
    Prestige School Summer Programme   
    A day camp with weekly themes that incorporate adventurous outings, artistic creations, scientific experiments, and much more.

    Willowdale, Toronto; Richmond Hill; Online

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 3 to 12
    • Coed
    • Virtual Program, Day
    from $75/week
    sessions & dates
    Virtual Program, Day Coed 75 3-12 23 Willowdale, Toronto, Ontario, Richmond Hill, Ontario, Virtual Program,
    Ashwood Glen   
    Weekly camps with a large variety of fun creative and innovative activities, including Robotics, music and theatre, and outdoor education.

    Burlington

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 1.5 to 12
    • Coed
    • Day, Program
    from $150/week
    sessions & dates
    Day, Program Coed 150 1.5-12 24 Burlington, Ontario
    Laurus Summer Camp   
    Montreal, Laval and Beaconsfield's #1 Lifestyle Summer day camp! We blend fun, education & specialty training in arts, academics and sports! Weekly program for kids ages 3 - 15! Registration is open in November for 2020!

    Quebec (5)

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 3 to 15
    • Coed
    • Day
    from $150/week
    sessions & dates
    Day Coed 150 3-15 25 Montreal, Laval, Beaconsfield, Westmount
    Concordia Camps   
    A sport summer camp with more than 10 sports and camp activities, including multisport, flag football, soccer, and hockey.

    Montreal

    Sport (multi)

    • Ages 6 to 16
    • Coed
    • Day, Program
    from $100/session
    sessions & dates
    Day, Program Coed 100 6-16 26 Montreal, Quebec
    Academic Camp Canada   
    Exciting academic summer camps for 12-17 year olds in British Columbia, New Brunswick & Ottawa. BCCA accredited. Combination of inspiring academic learning, activities & trips. Computer Science & Medical Studies camps

    Mill Bay; International; Rothesay; Ottawa; Online

    Education (multi)

    • Ages 11 to 17
    • Coed
    • Virtual Program, Day, Overnight
    from $250/program
    sessions & dates
    Virtual Program, Day, Overnight Coed 250 11-17 27 Mill Bay, British Columbia, International, , Rothesay, New Brunswick, Ottawa, , Virtual Program,
    Ultimate Coders   
    Computer Coding and Robotics Classes for Students - SK to Grade 12. Our After school & weekend programs give eager young minds early exposure to stimulating activities that will kick start their futures!

    Brampton; Vaughan; Bendale, Toronto

    Computer (multi)

    • Ages 6 to 18
    • Coed
    • Day, Program
    from $100/month
    sessions & dates
    Day, Program Coed 100 6-18 28 Brampton, Ontario, Vaughan, Ontario, Bendale, Toronto, Ontario
    Kidzwhiz   
    Kidzwhiz introduces children aged 6-16 to the art and science of coding, robotics and game development. Our mandate is to future-proof kids' intellectual and creative thinking.

    Markham; Online

    Computer (multi)

    • Ages 6 to 16
    • Coed
    • Virtual Program, Day, Program
    from $150/week
    sessions & dates
    Virtual Program, Day, Program Coed 150 6-16 29 Markham, Ontario, Virtual Program,
    Kids & Company   
    A traditional day camp with daily adventures both on-site and off. Create important friendships, exercise both body & mind and explore the community around you! Check out our calendars to see what we've got planned!

    Downtown West, Toronto; Calgary; Langley

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 6 to 12
    • Coed
    • Day
    from $60/day
    sessions & dates
    Day Coed 60 6-12 30 Downtown West, Toronto, Ontario, Calgary, Alberta, Langley, British Columbia
    Zodiac Day Camp   
    Zodiac Day Camp offers variety-based and specialty programs for campers 2-15 years old. Zodiac is located in central Toronto and runs 8 1-week Summer sessions. Daily instructional swim along with other great activities!

    Forest Hill, Toronto

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 2.5 to 15
    • Coed
    • Day
    from $225/week
    sessions & dates
    Day Coed 225 2.5-15 31 Forest Hill, Toronto, Ontario
    Albion Hills Field Centre   
    A nature-focused camp in a conservation park. Cozy dorms, delicious food, caring staff and lots of time outside being a kid. We help your child build confidence and independence through adventure, leadership & teamwork.

    Caledon

    Adventure (multi)

    • Ages 5 to 13
    • Coed
    • Day, Overnight
    from $225/week
    sessions & dates
    Day, Overnight Coed 225 5-13 32 Caledon, Ontario
    UTS: Experience Innovation   
    A day camp for high-achieving and eager student aged 9 to 18. The UTS affiliation with UofT means that campers are taught by exceptional teachers, teacher candidates, field experts and university instructors.

    Trinity Bellwoods, Toronto; South Annex, Toronto

    Education (multi)

    • Ages 11 to 18
    • Coed
    • Day
    from $585/session
    sessions & dates
    Day Coed 585 11-18 33 Trinity Bellwoods, Toronto, Ontario, South Annex, Toronto, Ontario
    HUMBER ARBORETUM NATURE CAMPS   
    A nature-focused exploration and adventure camp set within a beautiful urban green space. This hands-on camp helps children foster an appreciation for the the many wonders of the natural world.

    Rexdale, Toronto

    Science: Nature/Environment

    • Ages 4 to 13
    • Coed
    • Day
    from $265/week
    Day Coed 265 4-13 34 Rexdale, Toronto, Ontario
    GlenOak Academy Summer Camp   
    An interactive and exciting summer program with a literacy and math focus in the morning, and arts and games in the afternoon. For children aged 4 through 12. You'll have so much fun you won't realize how much you learn!

    Mississauga

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 4 to 12
    • Coed
    • Day
    from $275/week
    sessions & dates
    Day Coed 275 4-12 35 Mississauga, Ontario
    Real Programming 4 Kids   
    With locations in Leaside, Etobicoke, London, Oakville, Richmond Hill, Oshawa, Waterloo and Ottawa, RP4K introduces kids and teens to the fundamentals of computer programming. FREE 45 min trial class.

    Ontario (3)

    Computer : Computer programming

    • Ages 7 to 17
    • Coed
    • Virtual Program, Day, Program
    from $548/week
    sessions & dates
    Virtual Program, Day, Program Coed 548 7-17 36 Kingsview Vilage, Toronto, Leaside, Toronto, Oakville, Richmond Hill, Oshawa, Online
    UME Academy   
    Learn technology, critical thinking and the design process through game-making. For children who are ready to be creators and teens who are thinking about careers in technology, game design engages and educates.

    Vancouver; Yorkville, Toronto

    Computer (multi)

    • Ages 6 to 17
    • Coed
    • Day, Program
    from $495/session
    sessions & dates
    Day, Program Coed 495 6-17 37 Vancouver, British Columbia, Yorkville, Toronto, Ontario
    Summer Youth Programming at the Daniels Faculty   
    Summer STEAM camps for children from ages 9-14. The theme for this summer’s youth programs is Drones in the City. We will explore the potential of this disruptive technology and how the city design might respond.

    Downtown West, Toronto; Online

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 9 to 99
    • Coed
    • Virtual Program, Day, Overnight
    from $400/week
    sessions & dates
    Virtual Program, Day, Overnight Coed 400 9-99 38 Downtown West, Toronto, Ontario, Virtual Program,
    Sidney Ledson Institute   
    Now offered online, give your child the advantage of academic advancement / reinforcement in curriculum subjects and SSAT/ISEE prep during Academic year and Summer holidays. 

    Don Mills, Toronto; Online

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 2.5 to 14
    • Coed
    • Virtual Program, Day, Program
    from $275/week
    sessions & dates
    Virtual Program, Day, Program Coed 275 2.5-14 39 Don Mills, Toronto, Ontario, Virtual Program,
    Apostrophe Kids   
    Academic enrichment program developed by an Ontario Certified Teacher to build student confidence and engagement in Language Arts and Math. Classes are once a week for 90 minutes from September to June.

    Oakville; Mississauga; Online

    Education: Academic/Tutoring

    • Ages 7 to 15
    • Coed
    • Virtual Program, Program
    from $159/month
    sessions & dates
    Virtual Program, Program Coed 159 7-15 40 Oakville, Ontario, Mississauga, Ontario, Virtual Program,
    Sprouts - Growing Bodies & Minds   
    Sprouts offers a wide array of traditional day camps as well as specialized STEM and dance camps for children 4 - 12 years of age.

    Leslieville, Toronto

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 1 to 12
    • Coed
    • Day, Program, family
    from $340/week
    sessions & dates
    Day, Program, family Coed 340 1-12 41 Leslieville, Toronto, Ontario
    COOKSMART   
    We offer cooking classes afterschool, PD days, summer camps and in-school workshops. COOKSMART is a fun, hands-on, cooking program that engages kids in healthier choices and safe cooking techniques! Locations across GTA.

    Mississauga; Bloor West Village, Toronto

    Art : Cooking

    • Ages 4 to 18
    • Coed
    • Day, Program
    from $220/week
    sessions & dates
    Day, Program Coed 220 4-18 42 Mississauga, Ontario, Bloor West Village, Toronto, Ontario
    Block 8 Academy   
    Active, fun weekly camps with a variety of activities ranging including cooking, parkour, lake days, STEM class, improv, theatre and the arts. We keep your child active and encourage their creativity!

    Port Moody

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 5 to 12
    • Coed
    • Day, Program
    from $50/day
    sessions & dates
    Day, Program Coed 50 5-12 43 Port Moody, British Columbia
    Sylvan Learning Oakville   
    At Sylvan of Oakville, we have STEM Summer Camps, STEM Club, tutoring in JK-Gr. 12 math, reading, and writing, as well as SAT/ACT prep courses.

    Oakville

    Education (multi)

    • Ages 5 to 18
    • Coed
    • Day, Program
    from $30/session
    sessions & dates
    Day, Program Coed 30 5-18 44 Oakville, Ontario
    DigiTeens Academy   
    Canada’s leading Robotics, Coding and Game Design club. Our program is different and unique as we combine robotics and game/animation design to teach students Entrepreneurship Skills and Artificial Intelligence.

    Thornhill; Scarborough Village, Toronto; Online

    Computer (multi)

    • Ages 7 to 16
    • Coed
    • Virtual Program, Day, Program, family
    from $100/month
    Virtual Program, Day, Program, family Coed 100 7-16 45 Thornhill, Ontario, Scarborough Village, Toronto, Ontario, Virtual Program,
    Connections: Queen’s Summer Engineering Academy (QSEA)   
    Connections: Queen's Summer Engineering Academy (QSEA) is an engineering-focused summer program that exposes students from Grade 4 - 11 to engineering design and various engineering disciplines.

    Kingston

    Science: Engineering

    • Ages 8 to 17
    • Coed
    • Day, Overnight
    from $200/week
    sessions & dates
    Day, Overnight Coed 200 8-17 46 Kingston, Ontario
    Army and Navy Academy Summer Camp   
    Army and Navy Academy Camp Challenge offers your young co-eds motivational summer leadership, academic, and recreation camps that encourage active involvement, accountability, skill development, and personal growth.

    California

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 11 to 17
    • Coed
    • Overnight
    from $3,200/session
    sessions & dates
    Overnight Coed 3200 11-17 47 California, California
    Crestwood Valley Day Camp   
    A Toronto DAY camp offering 20-25 Daily Activities, Baseball and Basketball Camps, LIT/CIT,*"4' Heated Inground Salt Pools*w/daily lessons-WEEKLY CARNIVAL, Gymboree & ROSE REISMAN CATERING! LOW RATIOS! Call 416.444.9595

    Bridle Path, Toronto

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 4 to 15
    • Coed
    • Day
    from $575/week
    sessions & dates
    Day Coed 575 4-15 48 Bridle Path, Toronto, Ontario
    Ross Creek Centre for the Arts   
    SummerArts combines the best of camp with the best of the arts, with great food, a full rec schedule, campfire, and of course a core of incredible arts programming, all on a beautiful campus overlooking the Bay of Fundy.

    Canning

    Art (multi)

    • Ages 5 to 18
    • Coed
    • Day, Overnight, Program, family
    from $290/week
    Day, Overnight, Program, family Coed 290 5-18 49 Canning, Nova Scotia
    Camp UofT Scarborough   
    Camp UofT Scarborough is a progressive summer day camp that provides recreational activities in tennis, team sports, horse-back riding, and a variety of arts and science programming such as dance, drama and computers!

    Highland Creek, Toronto

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 6 to 16
    • Coed
    • Day
    from $260/week
    sessions & dates
    Day Coed 260 6-16 50 Highland Creek, Toronto, Ontario
    Brentwood College School Summer Camps   
    Located on beautiful Vancouver Island, Brentwood College School offers focused camps for Soccer, Academics, Rowing, Rock Band, Debate, and Musical Theatre for kids aged 7 to 17.

    Mill Bay

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 7 to 17
    • Coed
    • Day, Overnight
    from $200/week
    Day, Overnight Coed 200 7-17 51 Mill Bay, British Columbia
    BrainTech Robotics   
    BrainTech Robotics offers experiential camp & year round STEM based virtual/augmented reality programs for youth 7-17 years of age to develop skills in technology, robotics, coding and virtual / augmented reality.

    Harbourfront, Toronto; Online

    Computer : Computer programming

    • Ages 7 to 17
    • Coed
    • Virtual Program, family
    Cost Varies
    sessions & dates
    Virtual Program, family Coed 0 7-17 52 Harbourfront, Toronto, Ontario, Virtual Program,
    Life Time Kids Academy   
    Life Time offers fun and convenient summer and school-break camps to keep your kids active and healthy all year long. Weekly themes, field trips, related crafts, activities, games and more.

    Mississauga; Vaughan; Ajax

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 4 to 12
    • Coed
    • Day
    from $260/week
    Day Coed 260 4-12 53 Mississauga, Ontario, Vaughan, Ontario, Ajax, Ontario
    Enrichment Studies Unit (ESU) at Queen's University   
    An academically enriched university experience for students in grades 5 to 12 focussing on unique courses, living in residence, and campus life. Come and experience your future!

    Kingston

    Education (multi)

    • Ages 10 to 18
    • Coed
    • Day, Overnight
    from $305/week
    sessions & dates
    Day, Overnight Coed 305 10-18 54 Kingston, Ontario
    Topkids Education Center   
    Topkids Education Center provides tutoring in academics, music, art, drama, public speaking, virtual sports, and more! Take advantage of our free trial class! PA Day, March & Winter Break, and Summer Camps too!

    Windfields, Toronto

    Education (multi)

    • Ages 4 to 100
    • Coed
    • Day, Program
    from $25/session
    sessions & dates
    Day, Program Coed 25 4-100 55 Windfields, Toronto, Ontario
    Central Montessori Schools   
    CMS offers dynamic summer camp programs for children 3 to 12 years of age. It’s the perfect balance of physical, mental and creative challenge! At CMS fun and learning go hand in hand!

    Ontario (1)

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 3 to 12
    • Coed
    • Day
    from $465/2 weeks
    Day Coed 465 3-12 56 Thornhill, Willowdale, Toronto, Bayview Village, Toronto
    Seneca College King Day Camp   
    To provide fun, outdoor-adventure-opportunities for children in a safe and supportive learning environment.

    King

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 4 to 15
    • Coed
    • Day
    from $400/week
    sessions & dates
    Day Coed 400 4-15 57 King, Ontario
    Toronto Waldorf Summer Camp   
    Canada's Largest Waldorf camp offering a summer of unplugged activities both indoors and out, including arts & crafts, weekly nature themes, and free play in our 20+ acre campus with forest playground and open field.

    Thornhill

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 4 to 12
    • Coed
    • Day
    from $200/week
    Day Coed 200 4-12 58 Thornhill, Ontario
    Camp Kodiak   
    Fun! Friends! Success! An integrated overnight summer camp for children & teens with and without ADHD, LD, and high-functioning ASD. We provide a SOCIAL SKILLS program, ACADEMIC program and 50+ activities.

    Parry Sound

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 6 to 18
    • Coed
    • Overnight
    from $1,455/week
    sessions & dates
    Overnight Coed 1455 6-18 59 Parry Sound, Ontario
    JOA Camps   
    An exceptional camp, all in French, offering weekly themes and diverse activities. Weekly outings included in pricing.

    Ottawa

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 4 to 12
    • Coed
    • Day
    from $55/day
    sessions & dates
    Day Coed 55 4-12 60 Ottawa, Ontario
    Mad Science of Toronto   
    Mad Science Camps offer hands-on activities where children design and build a variety of projects and participate in indoor & outdoor summer camp games and activities. Create memories that will last a lifetime!

    Ontario (3)

    Traditional (multi activity)

    • Ages 4 to 12
    • Coed
    • Virtual Program, Day, Program
    from $220/week
    sessions & dates
    Virtual Program, Day, Program Coed 220 4-12 61 Bloor West Village, Toronto, Humber Valley Village, Toronto, Mississauga, Brampton, Markham, Armour Heights, Toronto, Online



    Camps with STEM-focused curriculum make learning fun and enjoyable for kids. STEM is increasingly relevant in education policy, also, and is implicated in curriculum choices, as schools prepare students for a changing workforce. Give your child an extra leg up by extending this learning into the summer months and/or March break!

    Camps extend STEM learning!

    Camps are a great way to extend STEM learning in unique ways.

    • Camps encourage kids to interact with a new, unique peer group and open up new friendships. In a STEM camp, kids meet others in their community with shared interests in the practical pursuits of science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
    • Kids with advanced learning find more stimulation in a STEM camp, where the activities may be more intellectually challenging and thought-provoking.
    • Many STEM camps feature interesting guest experts who may open up future opportunities for children with academic strength in these areas.
    • The love of learning created in a STEM camp is infectious, and will encourage your child to grow in new directions.
    • Children will expand their comfort zone, and engage subjects at the periphery of their interests. Kids with a passion for any of these core subjects will see the fun in related pursuits.

    STEM camps explore academics in unique ways that are less structured and formal than what they find in a school environment. By cultivating your child's interest in these areas, you are better preparing them for high school and higher learning.

    Certainly, educational camps offer an increasingly broad curriculum, to meet the changing demands of parents. Precise specialization is valuable, also, as seen in a robotics camp, coding camp or an engineering camp. However, STEM camps are an important means of integrating learning in various areas and broadening learning.

    STEM, STEAM and more

    With the advance of STEM there has been some criticism. In answer to various critiques, variations on this curriculum have been developed. These variations will likely extend to camp offerings in the coming years. Some variants worth noting:

    • STEAM: science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics. This is the most popular variation, incorporating the addition of arts (most often manifest as design elements). The integration of arts is an important shift toward a more holistic orientation. STEAM camps are indeed a growing trend, following closely in the wake of STEM.
    • STREM: Science, technology, robotics, engineering and mathematics.
    • GEMS: Girls in engineering, math, and science. Focuses on approaches that encourage young women to pursue education in this area.  
    • STEMM: Science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and medicine.
    • AMSEE: Applied math, science, engineering, and entrepreneurship

    There are other variations as well. All of these are attempts to encourage young people to engage in the practical, increasingly prevalent pursuits of science, technology, engineering and math. These spheres are expected to dominate the workforce that today's children will grow up to form.





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