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Creation Lab

Formerly Innovation Space

icon-grade Entering Grades 3-7
icon-dates June 15-19
icon-dates August 3-7
icon-time 9:00 AM-3:30 PM
icon-price $615
icon-food Lunch and snack included
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poly summer campers creation lab

Young makers innovate with electronics in this popular technology camp. Stationed in Poly Prep’s state-of-the-art makerspace, campers bring their inventions to life through collaborative problem-solving, design, and construction. Passionate instructors guide campers in building interactive projects with cutting-edge tools.

Prerequisite: Campers need basic technology skills, including familiarity with a computer keyboard and mouse, accessing the internet, and navigating between programs.

In Creation Lab, campers will:

  • Explore hardware technologies
  • Innovate with Lego Robotics, Makey Makey, and Microcontrollers
  • Build with basic motors, switches, and LEDs
  • Use computer programming to interact with robots

Sessions include:

  • Computer lab (mornings) – programming, tech tools
  • Makerspace (afternoon) – daily STEAM challenges
  • Daily brain teasers, riddles, and problems
  • Swim, outdoor games, and free play

Led by Charles Polizano P’18, Poly’s Director of Technology and Computer Science Department Chair.

Grade 3 Grade 4 Grade 5 Grade 6 Grade 7 STEM Week of August 3 Week of June 15

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