S.T.E.A.M. Fun

Explore the world of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math with a variety of S.T.E.A.M. camps. These camps offer hands-on learning opportunities for students in all elementary and middle school.

Robotics with Smida Syndicate
For boys and girls rising in grades 3 – 8

Come join FPD’s nationally recognized robotics team, Smida Syndicate, and their coach, Mrs. Tesch-Jerles, in a week of robot action. Learn basic building, designing, and programming of robots from the best robotics team in Middle Georgia. You will be amazed at all you can create.

Instructor: Tami Tesch-Jerles, FPD Robotics Coach
Dates: Monday, July 26 – Friday, July 30
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: FPD Middle School Robotics Room
Cost: $110
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Five Senses Camp
For boys and girls going into PreK – 2nd grade

Come join us as we become explorers and investigators and take a close look at the five things that we as scientists rely on most…the five senses. Campers will explore their surroundings by using their five senses in a fun and interactive way. We will focus on one sense each day! By the end of the week, campers will be more aware of their sight, hearing, sense of smell, touch, and taste and learn to enjoy God’s wonderful creation!

Instructor: Kristen Stone, FPD Second Grade Teacher
Dates: Monday, June 21 – Friday, June 25
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: FPD Media Center
Cost: $110
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Little Scholars – SciencePalooza
For boys and girls going into 1st – 4th grade

Come discover, experiment, and create as we learn about the colliding worlds of art and science in this STEAM-based camp. We will create biomes from around the world, stargaze at constellations, master meteorology, investigate how things work, and dabble in chemistry and physics. Put on your learning cap and gran the art supplies because this STEAM camp will rock your world.

Instructor: Little Scholars Team
Dates: Tuesday, June 1 – Friday, June 4
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: FPD Elementary Classroom
Cost: $130
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Little Scholars – Brick Builders Camp
For boys and girls going into 1st – 3rd grade

Calling all Inventors, creators, builders, and designers! Come build some awesome creations with us! We will create our own designs and make structures using recyclable materials, building blocks, and many other interesting items. Skills necessary…..! Skills gained: communication, problem-solving, reasoning, developing creativity, and teamwork!

Instructor: Little Scholars Team
Dates: Tuesday, June 1 – Friday, June 4
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: FPD Elementary Classroom
Cost: $130
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Little Scholars – Out of this World
For boys and girls going into 1st – 4th grade

5,4,3,2,1 blast off to a galaxy far far away to learn about the Earth and the amazing solar system. Discover all the things galactic such as comets, planets, shooting stars, rockets, and more. Learn about flight, the adventures of space travel, and participate in a rocket launch.

Instructor: Little Scholars Team
Dates: Monday, July 5 – Friday, July 9
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: FPD Elementary Classroom
Cost: $130
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