STEAM Camp at BCTC

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  • You are invited to a unique learning experience, focused on fun, creativity, and hands-on activities. 

    STEAM stands for: 
    Science - Technology - Engineering - Art - Math 

    June 17 - 21
    DEADLINE EXTENDED: May 24
    Regiser here now. 

    Camp times are from 9:00 AM – 2:30 PM June 17th-21nd 2019, at the West Campus in Leesport.

    Extended time available if needed: our doors open at 8 AM for drop off. Please pick up your child by 4:00 PM. 

    Camp Cost: $50 payable by PayPal or personal check for 7th & 8th graders attending BCTC sending districts.
    Students should pack a lunch; snacks will be provided. 

    This program made possible through the 
    Berks County Workforce Development Board
    Berks County Workforce Development Board logo

STEAM Pathways Camp (A different program each day)

  • Visit five of our different STEAM career pathways programs and do fun daily projects. 

    Light Up Your Life STEAM Camp 2018

    Create an interactive project using an Arduino UNO microcontroller board. Don’t get lost in the technical terms, this will be a fun project where you learn an easy programming language that will allow you to turn an LED on and off. 

    Like A Big Pizza Pie 

    Create your own culinary masterpiece from start to finish. Learn basic culinary vocabulary terms, use basic units of measurement and ratios, and learn multiple methods for designing your own pizza.  

    Challenge the Laws of Gravity 

    Build a gravity powered race car and race it against your classmate’s cars. Learn about gravity, friction, CNC machining technology, and much more. 

    Manipulate Metal to Your Imagination 

    Teams of campers will work together to design and build bridges, which will be tested to see who created the strongest bridge. Campers will assist in the creation of their own plasma cam takeaway. 

    Wear Your Creativity on Your Sleeve 

    Spend time in a real print shop, preparing and producing artwork to apply onto t-shirts. Take your t-shirts with you. If time allows, you will also learn about creating coloring books. 

    Create a Character 

    Explore digital design through the creative process and learn the basics of Adobe Illustrator. 

    LEGO Animation Nation 

    Use your imagination and legos to create an orignal stop motion animation!

    Weaving the Web of Your Home Network

    Learn how to cable and configure your own home network. 

    #3Ds in 3D - Design, Draft and BuilD

    Use 3D modeling sotware to design and create a laser engraved business card.  

Girl using colored pencils on white paper in the advertising art and design classroom
Three boys playing musical instruments in a studio setting