Busy Bee's Technology Camps

To register for camps, download and complete the registration form and drop off or mail to:
Busy Bee Clinic
122 New Orleans Blvd
Houma, LA 70364

2018 Summer Camps

Whiz Kids 8-Week Option

Ages: 7-13
Dates: June 4-August 3, 2018 (Excluding the week of July 4)
Times: 9am to 5:00pm (Extended before and after care may be provided upon request.)
Registration Fee: $150.00 per week if registering for entire program ($35 registration fee includes t-shirt and jump drive)
Drop in rate: $35 per day
Lunches will be available daily for $5 per lunch.

This year Whiz Kids can spend all summer with us having fun with technology and experimenting with film-making and editing, robotics, creating and coding video games, and other cool activities. Participants in this program will attend all of our technology camps at a reduced rate as well as have a few weeks of themed fun with technology. Do not think this will be a sit at the computer all day camp. We will be creating things, taking apart old computers and printers, and building new things with the parts. As well as some good old technology exercise like Dance, Dance Revolution.

We will not be taking more than 10 in this camp option, so register early to reserve your space.

Registration online.


Fun with Computer Technology

Ages: 7-13
Dates: June 4-8
Times: 10:00am to 4:00pm
Registration Fee: $195.00

Come break loose and have some fun with us using computer technology. We will will play a little, learn a little, make a little, and have lots of fun.


Game Programming

Ages: 8-13
Dates: June 11-15
Times: 10:00am to 4:00pm
Registration Fee: $195.00

Let your imagination run wild in this multimedia adventure. Create your own interactive stories, animated adventures and creative comics. Learn drag-and-drop programming basics with Scratch (a project of the MIT Media Lab). Programming may seem technical, but it should also be a blast! Experience a multimedia camp adventure where computer characters are at your command. This camp course introduces our students to the essential building blocks behind object-oriented programming through creating fun, interactive stories and simple games. In this course for the budding programmer, students let their imaginations run wild with Scratch software. Learn programming basics with Scratch through interactive storytelling. Students will think creatively while learning how to program their own stories, games, and animations, as well as how to share their creations on the web. Take home a copy of your own game at the end of these computer camps for kids. If your child is into computers, this programming for kids course could be the start of something BIG! For more info on Scratch, please visit http://scratch.mit.edu.


Film Maker Camp

Ages: 8-17
Dates: June 18-22 and June 25-29
Times: 10:00am to 4:00pm
Registration Fee: $225.00 per week

Come learn to tell and make amazing digital stories using a variety of tools including stop-motion animation, film editing, sound effects creation, green-screen technology, character development, and more! We will also take a field trip to HTV to see professional film makers at work.


Graphic Design

Ages: 7-15
Dates: July 10-14
Times: 10:00am to 4:00pm
Registration Fee: $175.00 ($150 if registered before June 1)

Look around, graphic design is everywhere! Graphic designers create and communicate messages, and design so many of the things we see every day — logos, websites, apps, packaging, posters, magazines, signage, environmental graphics, film and television titles, and more. Students design dynamic, effective visual pieces. The Graphic Design Summer Camp will touch on many topics of design.


Creative Writing Camp

Ages: 8-17
Dates: July 16-20
Times: 10:00am to 1:00pm
Registration Fee: $87.00 ($75 if registered before June 1)

This camp focuses on using informal, playful, expressive writing as a way to strengthen skills of language and thinking. Out of these informal writing activities, using techniques of peer response, students develop more polished pieces, ranging from personal narratives to stories, poems, and exploratory essays.


HTML and Web Design

Ages: 8-17
Dates: July 16-20
Times: 1pm - 4pm
Registration Fee: $87.00 ($75 if registered before June 1)

Web design is about professional web authoring techniques including technology standards, aesthetics and production in media settings. During camp, participants will blend design principles and development skills through guided instruction and hands-on activities. By the end of the week, students will have designed a functioning website or blog to publish online!


Creative Writing and Web Design Combined

Ages: 8-17
Dates: July 16-20
Times: 10am - 4pm
Registration Fee: $165.00 ($150 if registered before June 1)

Attend both camps for a reduced rate.


Maker Camp

Ages: 8-13
Dates: July 31 to August 4
Times: 10:00am to 4:00pm
Registration Fee: $175.00 ($150 if registered before June 1)

Let your imagination run wild in this making adventure. Make robots, 3D printed things, and lots of other cool stuff.


Lego Robotics

Ages: 8-14
Dates: July 24-28
Times: 10:00am to 4:00pm
Registration Fee: $145.00 ($125 if registered before June 1)

Students will explore a multitude of hands-on robotics and electronics activities with a range of low- and high-tech gear. With a new challenge each day, LEGO Robotics is the perfect environment to spark your student's excitement for STEM.


 
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