UPDATED August: For some kids, hitting the books is exactly what they need over the summer. Find academic enrichment camps and summer programs throughout Manhattan, including science, nature, and STEMP camps.
UPDATED August: If you are raising the next Einstein or just have a kid fascinating by science and STEM--science, technology, engineering, and math--then check out these science camps and STEM summer programs in Nassau County and Suffolk County on Long Island. Or, if your little one prefers to interact with and learn about the natural world, including the members of the animal kingdom, find a nature camp or summer program.
This summer The Learnatory is launching a STEAM Summer Camp in East Flatbush for children entering first through ninth grades.
The STEM-enriched Lego building program has partnered with Bounce! Trampoline Sports to provide a weeklong summer camp in Valley Cottage.
Future Stars Summer Camps will add flag football and golf to its Old Westbury camp, and will offer its day camp programming at St. Joseph’s College in Patchogue.
Badger Day Camp in Westchester County is adding nature and STEAM programs to provide campers with a variety of hands-on learning opportunities.
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Destination Science is adding four new themes to its 2016 summer programming.
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Maritime Explorium, which offers nautical-themed, science-based exhibits and activities year-round, is offering a new ecology and technology nature-based summer camp, and a movie-making camp.
Park Shore Country Day Camp and School, a Dix Hills day camp for kids, built a high-tech STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics) facility to help children in the science day camp better understand the fundamentals of science.
TEKintellect, which hosts STEM after-school classes and camps across New York City, is adding two new programs to its summer camps. The STEM summer camp in Manhattan will now offer drone and robot programs.
Rodeph Sholom School, an independent Reform Jewish day school, is offering a summer STEM program for fifth through eighth grades. The STEM summer camp in Manhattan is in partnership with i2 Camps.
Friends Academy Summer Camp, a day camp in Locust Valley, is adding three new science-related programs to its day camp offerings: CSI, Marine Science, and Mindcraft game programming.
Future Stars, a day camp on Long Island, is adding STEM programming to its summer camp line-up.
The Green Vale School recently announced the addition of a i2 STEM, a science, technology, engineering, and math camp to it's summer camp offerings. The school also offers sports camps, including lacrosse, baseball, and football.
If your child loves science, Black Rock Forest Consortium may have just the summer camp you're looking for. Now offering 18 different science camps to choose from, Black Rock Forest aims to advance scientific understanding through research, education, and conservation programs for tweens and teens.
Launch Math and Science Center is offering new camps and workshops in the fall for children who are interested in math and science. Some of the new workshops include discovering the mathematical principles needed to build structures capable of withstanding nature and video game programming.