2019 Summer camps at TCC

Make your child's summer count with TCC's fun and educational camps

Spark your child's imagination with interactive and fun programs tailored to their interests and grade levels.

TCC's week-long programs are affordable and conveniently located on the Chesapeake, Norfolk, Portsmouth and Virginia Beach campuses, and at the Center for Workforce Solutions in Suffolk. Limited enrollment size ensures students receive personalized attention. 

Registration is open! 

Questions? Contact us at 757-822-1234 or email Emily Richardson, summer camp coordinator, at erichardson@tcc.edu.

Learn how to register for camps here. All recommended grades are rising.

Download the full schedule


You must complete, sign and submit the Parental Consent Form no later than Wednesday before the camp begins on Monday.

Parental Consent Form

June 24 - 28

Minecraft® Designers

If you love the game Minecraft®, and always wanted to design your own world, this class is for you! Learn how to create a custom map, the basics of creating 3D models using a new software to design your very own objects, how to build with Redstone and Command blocks, and create custom textures for you to import at home or share with friends. To access their project at home students, must own a PC/MAC version of Minecraft®. Tablet, phone, and game console versions of Minecraft® are not compatible. Parent email address is required to use 3D modeling software. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program.

Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 3-5
Cost: $165
Date: June 24 - 28
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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Python Programmers

Want to learn the world's fastest growing programming language favored by Google, NASA, Youtube, and the CIA?  ?Learn how to code with Python to create engaging apps and games.  Each lesson takes you step-by-step on a programming path that will let you challenge friends with fun content you create from start to finish!?  Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. 
$10 license fee included with this class.
 

Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 6-9
Cost: $175
Date: June 24 - 28
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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Python Programmers

Want to learn the world's fastest growing programming language favored by Google, NASA, Youtube, and the CIA?  ?Learn how to code with Python to create engaging apps and games.  Each lesson takes you step-by-step on a programming path that will let you challenge friends with fun content you create from start to finish!?  Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program.  $10 license fee included with this class.
 

Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 3 -5
Cost: $175
Date: June 24 - 28
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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Minecraft® Designers

If you love the game Minecraft®, and always wanted to design your own world, this class is for you! Learn how to create a custom map, the basics of creating 3D models using a new software to design your very own objects, how to build with Redstone and Command blocks, and create custom textures for you to import at home or share with friends. To access their project at home students, must own a PC/MAC version of Minecraft®. Tablet, phone, and game console versions of Minecraft® are not compatible. Parent email address is required to use 3D modeling software. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program.

Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 6 - 9
Cost: $165
Date: June 24 - 28
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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Maker Summer Camp

Do you like to learn about the latest technology and envision your ideas coming to life with  3-D imaging?  If so, join us for a week-long camp that will explore the evolving technology of 3D Printers, Laser Cutters and Computer Numerical Control Machines and careers using these skills. The camp offers introduction to basic electrical and mechanical designs to create a variety of projects!

Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 8 - 10
Cost: $185
Date: June 24 - 28
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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Entrepreneurship

Have you ever thought about starting a business?  An important segment of our economy is made up of entrepreneurs who start and run their own businesses.  Come explore the world of entrepreneurs and the challenges and rewards of being a business owner.  You will also get the chance to practice developing a business plan!

Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 8 - 10
Cost: $185
Date: June 24 - 28
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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App Attack!

Take the first steps into the world of mobile app design and customize your own game app! Using a specialized app and game development tool, you will explore the world of web-based (HTML5) mobile apps. In addition to learning the basics of mobile app design and game development, you will also see firsthand how the world of App publishing functions. Student-created apps will be accessible on a private site and can be played on any mobile device or computer. Publishing to App Store is not included. No prior experience is necessary and you do not need to own a smartphone or tablet to take the class. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years.

Campus: Norfolk
Grades: 3 - 9
Cost: $165
Date: June 24 - 28
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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Codebreakers

Calling all future coders,  programmers, and designers! Learn the basics of coding languages like HTML,  JavaScript, and CSS through a series of web projects and design challenges each day and be on your way  to  becoming  the  next  tech  star!  Whether  you  want  to  be  the  next  Mark  Zuckerberg  or  the  high  school  student  who  just  made  $1  million  dollars  for programming in his bedroom, this course has the essentials you need to begin your journey. Projects will be available on a Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years.

Campus: Norfolk
Grades: 3 - 9
Cost: $165
Date: June 24 - 28
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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S.T.E.M. Camp

Explore STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) through hands-on activities and projects. This session will help young leaders gain awareness, knowledge, and instill interest in developing the skills for career opportunities in STEM fields.

Campus: Portsmouth
Grades: 6 - 8
Cost: $185
Date: June 24 - 28
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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Make Your First 3D Video Game

Try this new version of a Black Rocket classic! This class allows you to develop a game concept that goes well beyond the limitations of the traditional 2D game design classes and create an immersive 3D world. Students will learn the physics behind 3D games, explore beginner event scripting, level design, controlling flow of gameplay, and story telling. Student created games will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program.

Campus: Suffolk
Grades: 3 - 9
Cost: $165
Date: June 24 - 28
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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3D Game Labs with Unity - NEW

Are you ready to take your game design skills to another level? With Unity, an industry-grade design software, aspiring game designers will learn level editing, 3D modeling, impactful gameplay creation, as well as how to utilize scripts and variables. Student-created games will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years.

Campus: Suffolk
Grades: 3 - 9
Cost: $165
Date: June 24 - 28
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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SMART Summer Maritime Camp

The Southeastern Maritime and Transportation Center, SMART Summer Maritime Camp is a fun, exciting way for rising 6th – 9th graders to learn about the opportunities that the maritime and transportation industry can offer. Campers will have the opportunity to explore exciting careers available in the area's thriving maritime industry. The camp includes educational maritime adventures and a boatbuilding challenge. Students will take field trips to vessels, ship yards, and get to explore maritime careers. Three scholarships are available for this camp. Contact tallen@tcc.edufor more information.

Campus: Virginia Beach
Grades: 6 - 9
Cost: $185
Date: June 24 - 28
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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Make Your First Video Game

If you love playing video games, this is the camp for you! Make your first video game in this one-of-a-kind class that shows you the keys to designing your first 2D platformer game. Conceptualization, play experience, level design, graphics, sounds, and simple coding are just some of the concepts that we’ll explore. No prior experience necessary, just a desire to have fun. Student created games will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Games are only compatible on PC computers, (Mac versions can be created after the program for $15.00 conversion fee.) Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. 
 

Campus: Virginia Beach
Grades: 3 - 5
Cost: $165
Date: June 24 - 28
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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ROBLOX ® Coders, Entrepreneurs - NEW

Discover how to code in the Lua language while playing and designing worlds in ROBLOX®, an online universe where you can create anything you dream of. This new class combines game design concepts, coding, and fun! Young entrepreneurs will also learn how to navigate ROBLOX’s fast-growing marketplace to publish their games. Student-created games will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program.  Ages: 8-11 and 11-14
$10 license fee with this class 

Campus: Virginia Beach
Grades: 6 - 9
Cost: $175
Date: June 24 - 28
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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ROBLOX ® Coders, Entrepreneurs - NEW

Discover how to code in the Lua language while playing and designing worlds in ROBLOX®, an online universe where you can create anything you dream of. This new class combines game design concepts, coding, and fun! Young entrepreneurs will also learn how to navigate ROBLOX’s fast-growing marketplace to publish their games. Student-created games will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program.  Ages: 8-11 and 11-14
$10 license fee with this class

Campus: Virginia Beach
Grades: 3 - 5
Cost: $175
Date: June 24 - 28
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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Make Your First Video Game

If you love playing video games, this is the camp for you! Make your first video game in this one-of-a-kind class that shows you the keys to designing your first 2D platformer game. Conceptualization, play experience, level design, graphics, sounds, and simple coding are just some of the concepts that we’ll explore. No prior experience necessary, just a desire to have fun. Student created games will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Games are only compatible on PC computers, (Mac versions can be created after the program for $15.00 conversion fee.) Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. 

Campus: Virginia Beach
Grades: 6 - 9
Cost: $165
Date: June 24 - 28
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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Med School 4 Teens

The Med School 4 Teens Camp introduces young campers to medicine, science, and the importance of health in an exciting and entertaining way. Not only will students dress like doctors, they will also learn to use instruments that doctors use, and be introduced to the surgical process as they experiment with surgical sutures! The program introduces to children the various bodily systems and their functions, as well as first aid, CPR, and Heimlich Maneuver. Each student will bring home a real, working stethoscope in addition to worksheets and other course materials. Students who successfully complete the program will be granted a graduation diploma, which they will receive during a graduation ceremony on the last day of the camp where parents or guardians are welcome to attend. 

Campus: Virginia Beach
Grades: 6 - 8
Cost: $175
Date: June 24 - 28
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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Junior Veterinarian School

The Junior Veterinarian Camp encourages campers to explore the exciting world of veterinarians. Using interactive demonstrations, crafts and games, children learn how to take care of a pet and to notice physical issues a pet may be experiencing, how to use instruments that veterinarians use, and what to expect at a veterinarian’s office. Each student will take home his/her own stuffed animal dog at the completion of the camp (which he/she will adopt on the first day and take care of throughout the week), along with a journal, adoption certificate, tape measure, dog bone cookie cutter, and so much more! Students who successfully complete the program will be granted a graduation diploma, which they will receive during a graduation ceremony on the last day of the camp where parents or guardians are welcome to attend.
 

Campus: Virginia Beach
Grades: 5 - 7
Cost: $165
Date: June 24 - 28
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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Engineering for Kids: Mastering Robotics Engineering - Robotics 101 for Girls

Girls have come a long way from being “Hidden Figures!” This Office of Navy Research-STEM Fleet Forward Initiative offers this camp for girls from military-related families for 75% of the slots with remaining seats open to all families. During the Robotics 101 program, students will learn the basics of designing, programming, and controlling a fully functional robot. Using LEGO® MINDSTORMS®, mathematical concepts, and engineering principles students will brainstorm, plan, test, and modify sequences of instructions to accomplish a given task. Students will also learn the sequence of communication between the robot and the programmer by collecting and analyzing data using the robot's sensors. Two scholarships are available for this camp. Please contact cbell-thompson@tcc.edu for more information.

Campus: Virginia Beach
Grades: 6 - 8
Cost: $175
Date: June 24 - 28
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

 

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July 8 - 12

ROBLOX ® Coders, Entrepreneurs - NEW

Discover how to code in the Lua language while playing and designing worlds in ROBLOX®, an online universe where you can create anything you dream of. This new class combines game design concepts, coding, and fun! Young entrepreneurs will also learn how to navigate ROBLOX’s fast-growing marketplace to publish their games. Student-created games will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program.  
 

Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 3 - 5
Cost: $175
Date: July 8 - 12
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

 

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3D Game Labs with Unity - NEW

Are you ready to take your game design skills to another level? With Unity, an industry-grade design software, aspiring game designers will learn level editing, 3D modeling, impactful gameplay creation, as well as how to utilize scripts and variables. Student-created games will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years.   

Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 6 - 9
Cost: $165
Date: July 8 - 12
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

 

Register

3D Game Labs with Unity- NEW

Are you ready to take your game design skills to another level? With Unity, an industry-grade design software, aspiring game designers will learn level editing, 3D modeling, impactful gameplay creation, as well as how to utilize scripts and variables. Student-created games will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years.   


Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 3 - 5
Cost: $165
Date: July 8 - 12
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

Register

ROBLOX ® Coders, Entrepreneurs - NEW

Discover how to code in the Lua language while playing and designing worlds in ROBLOX®, an online universe where you can create anything you dream of. This new class combines game design concepts, coding, and fun! Young entrepreneurs will also learn how to navigate ROBLOX’s fast-growing marketplace to publish their games. Student-created games will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. 

Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 6 - 9
Cost: $175
Date: July 8 - 12
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

Register

Med School 4 Teens

The Med School 4 Teens Camp introduces young campers to medicine, science, and the importance of health in an exciting and entertaining way. Not only will students dress like doctors, they will also learn to use instruments that doctors use, and be introduced to the surgical process as they experiment with surgical sutures! The program introduces to children the various bodily systems and their functions, as well as first aid, CPR, and Heimlich Maneuver. Each student will bring home a real, working stethoscope in addition to worksheets and other course materials. Students who successfully complete the program will be granted a graduation diploma, which they will receive during a graduation ceremony on the last day of the camp where parents or guardians are welcome to attend.

Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 6 - 8
Cost: $175
Date: July 8 - 12
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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Mechatronics Summer Camp

The exciting field of Mechatronics is a study that combines all types of engineering: system, mechanical, electrical, telecommunications, control and computer! During this stimulating week-long camp, you will learn the basic components of Mechatronics and tour a manufacturing lab to learn how Mechatronics is applied in real-life.  You will explore the various machines used in manufacturing, while learning many career opportunities available in this exciting field! 

Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 8 - 10
Cost: $185
Date: July 8 - 12
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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Interior Design Boot Camp

This week long camp introduces students to the exciting and ever changing field of interior design. Students will explore the design process including the elements and principles of design and color theory as applied to a realistic design problem. Students will discover the importance of proper space planning techniques to promote beautiful, safe environments for the end user. Materials selection including sustainable options will be introduced. Students will learn and practice  drawing skills that will effectively communicate a design to the end user. Students will also be introduced to the various career paths available in the interior design industry.

Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 8 - 12
Cost: $175
Date: July 8 - 12
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

 

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App Attack!

Take the first steps into the world of mobile app design and customize your own game app! Using a specialized app and game development tool, you will explore the world of web-based (HTML5) mobile apps. In addition to learning the basics of mobile app design and game development, you will also see firsthand how the world of App publishing functions. Student-created apps will be accessible on a private site and can be played on any mobile device or computer. Publishing to App Store is not included. No prior experience is necessary and you do not need to own a smartphone or tablet to take the class. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years.

Campus: Portsmouth
Grades: 3 - 9
Cost: $165
Date: July 8 - 12
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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Code Breakers

Calling  all  future  coders,  programmers, and designers! Learn the basics of coding languages like HTML,  JavaScript, and CSS through a series of web projects and design challenges each day and be on your way  to  becoming  the  next  tech  star!  Whether  you  want  to  be  the  next  Mark  Zuckerberg  or  the  high  school  student  who  just  made  $1  million  dollars  for programming in his bedroom, this course has the essentials you need to begin your journey. Projects will be available on a Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years.

Campus: Portsmouth
Grades: 3 - 9
Cost: $165
Date: July 8 - 12
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

Register

Make Your First Video Game

If you love playing video games, this is the camp for you! Make your first video game in this one-of-a-kind class that shows you the keys to designing your first 2D platformer game. Conceptualization, play experience, level design, graphics, sounds, and simple coding are just some of the concepts that we’ll explore. No prior experience necessary, just a desire to have fun. Student created games will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Games are only compatible on PC computers, (Mac versions can be created after the program for $15.00 conversion fee.) Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. 

Campus: Suffolk
Grades: 3 - 9
Cost: $165
Date: July 8 - 12
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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Minecraft® Designers

If you love the game Minecraft®, and always wanted to design your own world, this class is for you! Learn how to create a custom map, the basics of creating 3D models using a new software to design your very own objects, how to build with Redstone and Command blocks, and create custom textures for you to import at home or share with friends. To access their project at home students, must own a PC/MAC version of Minecraft®. Tablet, phone, and game console versions of Minecraft® are not compatible. Parent email address is required to use 3D modeling software. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. 


Campus: Suffolk
Grades: 3 - 9
Cost: $165
Date: July 8 - 12
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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Star Wars® Stop Animation - NEW

Make your own Star Wars adventure come to life! Bring in your favorite action figures or Star Wars vehicles and create a short film with your friends. Whether you want to recreate a scene from Star Wars or design a new world of your own, this class brings your dreams to the screen. Students will need to bring in Star Wars action figures and/or vehicles from home, but all other equipment will be provided. Student-created films will be available on a password protected website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. 

Campus: Virginia Beach
Grades: 3 - 5
Cost: $165
Date: July 8 - 12
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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Virtual Reality: The Future Is Now

Embark on an EPIC adventure in virtual reality! In this cutting edge class, you will learn the foundations of  VR  design by creating  your  own  virtual  worlds,  exploring  simulated  environments,  and  crafting  memorable 3D experiences. At the end of the week, take home your first cardboard VR headset to show friends  and  family  the  new  worlds  you  created.  VR  projects can be viewed on a website or a mobile  device.  Students  do  not  need a mobile device to take the class, but to use the VR headset at home a camper will need access to an Android or Apple mobile device. Students will work in pairs or teams and VR  Games  will  be  available  on  a  password  protected  Black  Rocket website to share with friends and  family. Tuition includes an additional supply fee for the VR headset. 

Campus: Virginia Beach
Grades: 6 - 9
Cost: $185
Date: July 8 - 12
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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Virtual Reality: The Future Is Now

Embark on an EPIC adventure in virtual reality! In this cutting edge class, you will learn the foundations of  VR  design by creating  your  own  virtual  worlds,  exploring  simulated  environments,  and  crafting  memorable 3D experiences. At the end of the week, take home your first cardboard VR headset to show friends  and  family  the  new  worlds  you  created.  VR  projects can be viewed on a website or a mobile  device.  Students  do  not  need a mobile device to take the class, but to use the VR headset at home a camper will need access to an Android or Apple mobile device. Students will work in pairs or teams and VR  Games  will  be  available  on  a  password  protected  Black  Rocket website to share with friends and  family. Tuition includes an additional supply fee for the VR headset. 

Campus: Virginia Beach
Grades: 3 - 5
Cost: $185
Date: July 8 - 12
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

Register

Star Wars® Stop Animation - NEW

Make your own Star Wars adventure come to life! Bring in your favorite action figures or Star Wars vehicles and create a short film with your friends. Whether you want to recreate a scene from Star Wars or design a new world of your own, this class brings your dreams to the screen. Students will need to bring in Star Wars action figures and/or vehicles from home, but all other equipment will be provided. Student-created films will be available on a password protected website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. 

Campus: Virginia Beach
Grades: 6 - 9
Cost: $165
Date: July 8 - 12
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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Nutrition and Sports Medicine - NEW

The Nutrition and Sports Medicine Camp is an interactive program that aims at teaching children about the importance of eating healthy as well as exercising in a way that may help prevent sports-related injuries. In the Nutrition portion of the program, we will examine dietary behaviors (taste preferences and habits) and the roles the environment and family serve to influence such behaviors. Students will gain an understanding of how to feed their bodies well, and learn to use eating as an activity that nourishes the body and spirit.  In the Sports Medicine portion of the camp, students will learn about some common problems from playing sports, such as sprains, strains, and athlete’s foot, and how to prevent, diagnose, and treat these problems. They will also learn about tendons, ligaments, joints, and reflexes through interactive activities and crafts (such as bone and joint models) that they will take home.

Campus: Virginia Beach
Grades: 5 - 7
Cost: $175
Date: July 8 - 12
Time: 9:00 p.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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July 15 - 19

App.IO: Make Your First Multiplayer App! - NEW


The hottest new Apps are IO apps! If your child likes to play Agar.io or Slither.io they will love this class! Become the creator of the next viral web app! In this class, explore the most popular .IO apps, design your own multiplayer experience and learn how to code your own app. Student-created apps will be accessible on a private site and can be played on any mobile device or computer. Publishing to App Stores not included. Students do not need to own a smartphone to take the class. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years.   

Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 3 - 5
Cost: $165
Date: July 15 - 19
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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Make Your First Video Game


If you love playing video games, this is the camp for you! Make your first video game in this one-of-a-kind class that shows you the keys to designing your first 2D platformer game. Conceptualization, play experience, level design, graphics, sounds, and simple coding are just some of the concepts that we’ll explore. No prior experience necessary, just a desire to have fun. Student created games will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Games are only compatible on PC computers, (Mac versions can be created after the program for $15.00 conversion fee.) Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. 

Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 6 - 9
Cost: $165
Date: July 15 - 19
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

Register

Make Your First Video Game

If you love playing video games, this is the camp for you! Make your first video game in this one-of-a-kind class that shows you the keys to designing your first 2D platformer game. Conceptualization, play experience, level design, graphics, sounds, and simple coding are just some of the concepts that we’ll explore. No prior experience necessary, just a desire to have fun. Student created games will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Games are only compatible on PC computers, (Mac versions can be created after the program for $15.00 conversion fee.) Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. 

Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 3 - 5
Cost: $165
Date: July 15 - 19
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

Register

App.IO: Make Your First Multiplayer App! - NEW

The hottest new Apps are IO apps! If your child likes to play Agar.io or Slither.io they will love this class! Become the creator of the next viral web app! In this class, explore the most popular .IO apps, design your own multiplayer experience and learn how to code your own app. Student-created apps will be accessible on a private site and can be played on any mobile device or computer. Publishing to App Stores not included. Students do not need to own a smartphone to take the class. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years.   

Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 6 - 9
Cost: $165
Date: July 15 - 19
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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Junior Veterinarian School

The Junior Veterinarian Camp encourages campers to explore the exciting world of veterinarians. Using interactive demonstrations, crafts and games, children learn how to take care of a pet and to notice physical issues a pet may be experiencing, how to use instruments that veterinarians use, and what to expect at a veterinarian’s office. Each student will take home his/her own stuffed animal dog at the completion of the camp (which he/she will adopt on the first day and take care of throughout the week), along with a journal, adoption certificate, tape measure, dog bone cookie cutter, and so much more! Students who successfully complete the program will be granted a graduation diploma, which they will receive during a graduation ceremony on the last day of the camp where parents or guardians are welcome to attend.

Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 5 - 7
Cost: $165
Date: July 15 - 19
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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Nutrition and Sports Medicine - NEW

The Nutrition and Sports Medicine Camp is an interactive program that aims at teaching children about the importance of eating healthy as well as exercising in a way that may help prevent sports-related injuries. In the Nutrition portion of the program, we will examine dietary behaviors (taste preferences and habits) and the roles the environment and family serve to influence such behaviors. Students will gain an understanding of how to feed their bodies well, and learn to use eating as an activity that nourishes the body and spirit.  In the Sports Medicine portion of the camp, students will learn about some common problems from playing sports, such as sprains, strains, and athlete’s foot, and how to prevent, diagnose, and treat these problems. They will also learn about tendons, ligaments, joints, and reflexes through interactive activities and crafts (such as bone and joint models) that they will take home.

Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 5 - 7
Cost: $175
Date: July 15 - 19
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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All Girls' Math Camp

Explore Mathematics with like-minded campers in a half-day no pressure environment.  Discover number systems, statistics, trigonometry, algebra and geometry theory in a laboratory.  It is designed to improve camper's problem solving skills while gaining a deeper understanding of mathematics principles and their application to today's world.


Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 8 - 10
Cost: $185
Date: July 15 - 19
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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Young Explorers (Week 1 of 2)

Young Explorers Camp will introduce you to various fields of interests and careers. Explore the worlds of science, nursing, business, technology, literature and creative writing, visual and creative arts, criminal justice, and more. You will work hands-on in multiple activities and educational interests designed to help you cultivate your unique identity and build your educational foundation. Registration requires completion of release forms for each camper. 

Campus: Portsmouth
Grades: 6 - 8
Cost: $200
Date: July 15 - 19
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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App Attack!

Take the first steps into the world of mobile app design and customize your own game app! Using a specialized app and game development tool, you will explore the world of web-based (HTML5) mobile apps. In addition to learning the basics of mobile app design and game development, you will also see firsthand how the world of App publishing functions. Student-created apps will be accessible on a private site and can be played on any mobile device or computer. Publishing to App Store is not included. No prior experience is necessary and you do not need to own a smartphone or tablet to take the class. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years.

Campus: Suffolk
Grades: 3 - 9
Cost: $165
Date: July 15 - 19
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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Code Breakers

Calling  all  future  coders,  programmers, and designers! Learn the basics of coding languages like HTML,  JavaScript, and CSS through a series of web projects and design challenges each day and be on your way  to  becoming  the  next  tech  star!  Whether  you  want  to  be  the  next  Mark  Zuckerberg or the  high  school  student  who  just  made  $1  million  dollars  for programming in his bedroom, this course has the essentials you need to begin your journey. Projects will be available on a Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years.

Campus: Suffolk
Grades: 3 - 9
Cost: $165
Date: July 15 - 19
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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Med School 4 Teens

The Med School 4 Teens Camp introduces young campers to medicine, science, and the importance of health in an exciting and entertaining way. Not only will students dress like doctors, they will also learn to use instruments that doctors use, and be introduced to the surgical process as they experiment with surgical sutures! The program introduces to children the various bodily systems and their functions, as well as first aid, CPR, and Heimlich Maneuver. Each student will bring home a real, working stethoscope in addition to worksheets and other course materials. Students who successfully complete the program will be granted a graduation diploma, which they will receive during a graduation ceremony on the last day of the camp where parents or guardians are welcome to attend.

Campus: Suffolk
Grades: 6 - 8
Cost: $175
Date: July 15 - 19
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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Minecraft® Designers

If you love the game Minecraft®, and always wanted to design your own world, this class is for you! Learn how to create a custom map, the basics of creating 3D models using a new software to design your very own objects, how to build with Redstone and Command blocks, and create custom textures for you to import at home or share with friends. To access their project at home students, must own a PC/MAC version of Minecraft®. Tablet, phone, and game console versions of Minecraft® are not compatible. Parent email address is required to use 3D modeling software. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program.

Campus: Virginia Beach
Grades: 3 - 5
Cost: $165
Date: July 15 - 19
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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Advanced Robotics - NEW

In this class learn to program a robot to overcome daily class challenges using visual and text-based programming. You will see firsthand how your program translates into action as you attempt to control your robot sensors and maneuver around obstacles. With your teammate, you will apply different coding concepts while using the scientific method to formulate, observe, experiment, test, and modify your robot. Students will work in teams for most of the program. No prior experience is required.
 

Campus: Virginia Beach
Grades: 6 - 9
Cost: $165
Date: July 15 - 19
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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Advanced Robotics - NEW

In this class learn to program a robot to overcome daily class challenges using visual and text-based programming. You will see firsthand how your program translates into action as you attempt to control your robot sensors and maneuver around obstacles. With your teammate, you will apply different coding concepts while using the scientific method to formulate, observe, experiment, test, and modify your robot. Students will work in teams for most of the program. No prior experience is required.
 

Campus: Virginia Beach
Grades: 3 - 5
Cost: $165
Date: July 15 - 19
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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Minecraft® Designers

If you love the game Minecraft®, and always wanted to design your own world, this class is for you! Learn how to create a custom map, the basics of creating 3D models using a new software to design your very own objects, how to build with Redstone and Command blocks, and create custom textures for you to import at home or share with friends. To access their project at home students, must own a PC/MAC version of Minecraft®. Tablet, phone, and game console versions of Minecraft® are not compatible. Parent email address is required to use 3D modeling software. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. 

Campus: Virginia Beach
Grades: 6 - 9
Cost: $165
Date: July 15 - 19
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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Creative Writing Camp

This half-day camp will let kids explore their creative side by working with college faculty in writing and producing a short play. The students will also explore careers in writing and spend time in the library doing some research for their play

Campus: Virginia Beach
Grades: 5 - 8
Cost: $165
Date: July 15 - 19
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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July 22 - 26

Virtual Reality: The Future Is Now

Embark on an EPIC adventure in virtual reality! In this cutting edge class, you will learn the foundations of  VR  design by creating  your  own  virtual  worlds,  exploring  simulated  environments,  and  crafting  memorable 3D experiences. At the end of the week, take home your first cardboard VR headset to show friends  and  family  the  new  worlds  you  created.  VR  projects can be viewed on a website or a mobile  device.  Students  do  not  need a mobile device to take the class, but to use the VR headset at home a camper will need access to an Android or Apple mobile device. Students will work in pairs or teams and VR  Games  will  be  available  on  a  password  protected  Black  Rocket website to share with friends and  family. Tuition includes an additional supply fee for the VR headset. 
 

Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 3 - 5
Cost: $185
Date: July 22 - 26
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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Code Breakers

Calling  all  future  coders,  programmers, and designers! Learn the basics of coding languages like HTML,  JavaScript, and CSS through a series of web projects and design challenges each day and be on your way  to  becoming  the  next  tech  star!  Whether  you want  to  be  the  next  Mark  Zuckerberg  or  the  high  school  student  who  just  made  $1  million  dollars  for programming in his bedroom, this course has the essentials you need to begin your journey. Projects will be available on a Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years.
 

Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 6 - 9
Cost: $165
Date: July 22 - 26
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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Code Breakers

Calling  all  future  coders,  programmers, and designers! Learn the basics of coding languages like HTML,  JavaScript, and CSS through a series of web projects and design challenges each day and be on your way  to  becoming  the  next  tech  star!  Whether  you  want  to  be  the  next  Mark  Zuckerberg  or  the  high  school  student  who  just  made  $1  million  dollars  for programming in his bedroom, this course has the essentials you need to begin your journey. Projects will be available on a Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years.
 

Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 3 - 5
Cost: $165
Date: July 22 - 26
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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Virtual Reality: The Future Is Now

Embark on an EPIC adventure in virtual reality! In this cutting edge class, you will learn the foundations of  VR  design by creating  your  own  virtual  worlds,  exploring  simulated  environments,  and  crafting  memorable 3D experiences. At the end of the week, take home your first cardboard VR headset to show friends  and  family  the  new  worlds  you  created.  VR  projects can be viewed on a website or a mobile  device.  Students  do  not  need a mobile device to take the class, but to use the VR headset at home a camper will need access to an Android or Apple mobile device. Students will work in pairs or teams and VR  Games  will  be  available  on  a  password  protected  Black  Rocket website to share with friends and  family. Tuition includes an additional supply fee for the VR headset. 
 

Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 6 - 9
Cost: $185
Date: July 22 - 26
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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STEM Camp

The career fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics are the leading factors of our ever-evolving world! Spend a week at the STEM camp exploring the revolutionary fields of Biology, Chemistry, Geology, Physics and Engineering and related careers.

Registration requires completion of parental consent forms at  https://forms.tcc.edu/summer-camps-release/   Forms must be completed no later than Wednesday before the camp begins on Monday.
 

Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 8 - 10
Cost: $185
Date: July 22 - 26
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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Minecraft® Modders

Use your favorite game to learn the basics of modding and foundations of programming. Learn scripting and logic statements as you create your first mods! Introductory coding will also be taught through a simulated environment inspired by Minecraft®?. Student projects will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. To access their project at home students must own a PC/MAC version of Minecraft®. Tablet, phone, and game console versions of Minecraft are not compatible. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years.

Campus: Norfolk
Grades: 3 - 9
Cost: $165
Date: July 22 - 26
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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ROBLOX ® Coders, Entrepreneurs - NEW

Discover how to code in the Lua language while playing and designing worlds in ROBLOX®, an online universe where you can create anything you dream of. This new class combines game design concepts, coding, and fun! Young entrepreneurs will also learn how to navigate ROBLOX’s fast-growing marketplace to publish their games. Student-created games will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. 
 

Campus: Norfolk
Grades: 3 - 9
Cost: $175
Date: July 22 - 26
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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Nutrition and Sports Medicine - NEW

The Nutrition and Sports Medicine Camp is an interactive program that aims at teaching children about the importance of eating healthy as well as exercising in a way that may help prevent sports-related injuries. In the Nutrition portion of the program, we will examine dietary behaviors (taste preferences and habits) and the roles the environment and family serve to influence such behaviors. Students will gain an understanding of how to feed their bodies well, and learn to use eating as an activity that nourishes the body and spirit.  In the Sports Medicine portion of the camp, students will learn about some common problems from playing sports, such as sprains, strains, and athlete’s foot, and how to prevent, diagnose, and treat these problems. They will also learn about tendons, ligaments, joints, and reflexes through interactive activities and crafts (such as bone and joint models) that they will take home.
 

Campus: Norfolk
Grades: 5 - 7
Cost: $175
Date: July 22 - 26
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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Med School 4 Teens

The Med School 4 Teens Camp introduces young campers to medicine, science, and the importance of health in an exciting and entertaining way. Not only will students dress like doctors, they will also learn to use instruments that doctors use, and be introduced to the surgical process as they experiment with surgical sutures! The program introduces to children the various bodily systems and their functions, as well as first aid, CPR, and Heimlich Maneuver. Each student will bring home a real, working stethoscope in addition to worksheets and other course materials. Students who successfully complete the program will be granted a graduation diploma, which they will receive during a graduation ceremony on the last day of the camp where parents or guardians are welcome to attend.
 

Campus: Norfolk
Grades: 6 - 8
Cost: $175
Date: July 22 - 26
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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Young Explorers (Week 2 of 2)

Young Explorers Camp will introduce you to various fields of interests and careers. Explore the worlds of science, nursing, business, technology, literature and creative writing, visual and creative arts, criminal justice, and more. You will work hands-on in multiple activities and educational interests designed to help you cultivate your unique identity and build your educational foundation. Registration requires completion of release forms for each camper.
 

Campus: Portsmouth
Grades: 6 - 8
Date: July 22 - 26
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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Star Wars® Stop Animation - NEW

Make your own Star Wars adventure come to life! Bring in your favorite action figures or Star Wars vehicles and create a short film with your friends. Whether you want to recreate a scene from Star Wars or design a new world of your own, this class brings your dreams to the screen. Students will need to bring in Star Wars action figures and/or vehicles from home, but all other equipment will be provided. Student-created films will be available on a password protected website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. 
 

Campus: Suffolk
Grades: 3 - 9
Cost: $165
Date: July 22 - 26
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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Creative Design and Robotics - NEW

The world of the future belongs to…robots! In this cutting-edge class, students will learn the fundamentals of motorized mechanisms, design principles, sensors, and sound activation. Separate fact from fantasy by designing and building prototypes of task-oriented robots. Learn problem-solving to improve how robots function in a series of design challenges! Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program.  
 

Campus: Suffolk
Grades: 3 - 9
Cost: $165
Date: July 22 - 26
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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App Attack!

Take the first steps into the world of mobile app design and customize your own game app! Using a specialized app and game development tool, you will explore the world of web-based (HTML5) mobile apps. In addition to learning the basics of mobile app design and game development, you will also see firsthand how the world of App publishing functions. Student-created apps will be accessible on a private site and can be played on any mobile device or computer. Publishing to App Store is not included. No prior experience is necessary and you do not need to own a smartphone or tablet to take the class. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years.
 

Campus: Virginia Beach
Grades: 3 - 5
Cost: $165
Date: July 22 - 26
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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Minecraft® Modders

Use your favorite game to learn the basics of modding and foundations of programming. Learn scripting and logic statements as you create your first mods! Introductory coding will also be taught through a simulated environment inspired by Minecraft®?. Student projects will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. To access their project at home students must own a PC/MAC version of Minecraft®. Tablet, phone, and game console versions of Minecraft® are not compatible. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years.

Campus: Virginia Beach
Grades: 6 - 9
Cost: $165
Date: July 22 - 26
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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Minecraft® Modders

Use your favorite game to learn the basics of modding and foundations of programming. Learn scripting and logic statements as you create your first mods! Introductory coding will also be taught through a simulated environment inspired by Minecraft®?. Student projects will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. To access their project at home students must own a PC/MAC version of Minecraft®. Tablet, phone, and game console versions of Minecraft® are not compatible. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years.

Campus: Virginia Beach
Grades: 3 - 5
Cost: $165
Date: July 22 - 26
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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App Attack!

Take the first steps into the world of mobile app design and customize your own game app! Using a specialized app and game development tool, you will explore the world of web-based (HTML5) mobile apps. In addition to learning the basics of mobile app design and game development, you will also see firsthand how the world of App publishing functions. Student-created apps will be accessible on a private site and can be played on any mobile device or computer. Publishing to App Store is not included. No prior experience is necessary and you do not need to own a smartphone or tablet to take the class. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years.
 

Campus: Virginia Beach
Grades: 6 - 9
Cost: $165
Date: July 22 - 26
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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July 29 - August 2

Minecraft® Modders

Use your favorite game to learn the basics of modding and foundations of programming. Learn scripting and logic statements as you create your first mods! Introductory coding will also be taught through a simulated environment inspired by Minecraft®?. Student projects will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. To access their project at home students must own a PC/MAC version of Minecraf?t. Tablet, phone, and game console versions of Minecraft® are not compatible. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years.

Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 3 - 5
Cost: $165
Date: July 29 - August 2
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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Advanced Robotics - NEW


In this class learn to program a robot to overcome daily class challenges using visual and text-based programming. You will see firsthand how your program translates into action as you attempt to control your robot sensors and maneuver around obstacles. With your teammate, you will apply different coding concepts while using the scientific method to formulate, observe, experiment, test, and modify your robot. Students will work in teams for most of the program. No prior experience is required.
 

Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 6 - 9
Cost: $165
Date: July 29 - August 2
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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Advanced Robotics - NEW


In this class learn to program a robot to overcome daily class challenges using visual and text-based programming. You will see firsthand how your program translates into action as you attempt to control your robot sensors and maneuver around obstacles. With your teammate, you will apply different coding concepts while using the scientific method to formulate, observe, experiment, test, and modify your robot. Students will work in teams for most of the program. No prior experience is required.
 

Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 3 - 5
Cost: $165
Date: July 29 - August 2
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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Minecraft® Modders

Use your favorite game to learn the basics of modding and foundations of programming. Learn scripting and logic statements as you create your first mods! Introductory coding will also be taught through a simulated environment inspired by Minecraft®?. Student projects will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. To access their project at home students must own a PC/MAC version of Minecraft®. Tablet, phone, and game console versions of Minecraft® are not compatible. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years.

Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 6 - 9
Cost: $165
Date: July 29 - August 2
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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Ultimate Drone Obstacle Challenge

This program is specifically designed for both the novice and experienced drone enthusiasts. This is week is filled with pure action as students enjoy one of the world’s fastest growing sports, Drone Obstacle Racing. Campers will first learn about the basic safety of drone flying and the history behind drone racing as a sport. From there, campers will progress through various skill challenges and learn how to perform various exercises and maneuvers to become familiar with the drone’s speed and agility. Campers will use iPads and remote controls to navigate the drone through short and long obstacle courses. Participants will also create the design and help build the the obstacle course in preparation for the last day’s final activity and competition.
 

Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 3 - 5
Cost: $175
Date: July 29 - August 2
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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Drone Racing and Obstacle Course Challenge

This program is filled with pure action as students enjoy one of the world’s fastest growing sports, Drone Racing. Campers will first learn about the basic safety of drone flying and the history behind drone racing as a sport. From there, campers will progress through various skill challenges and learn how to perform various exercises and maneuvers to become familiar with the drone’s speed and agility. Flight squads post up against one another in friendly competition when they race themselves and the clock. Students will first maneuver the drone through creative obstacle courses before taking on the challenge of flying for speed. Participants contribute fully in this program as they create the design and help build the the obstacle course in preparation for the last day’s final activities and competition.

Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 6 - 8
Cost: $175
Date: July 29 - August 2
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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Camp Osprey

Do you want to study wildlife and the environment?  Are you ready to explore the natural environment in our community?  If so, this camp is for you!  Join us in this outdoor and laboratory adventure.  Activities and topics include bird field identification, wildlife photography, daily nature hikes, animal field signs and tracking identification, lab experience with binoculars and microscopes, dissection of owl pellets and feathers, bird behavior and adaptations, wetlands conservation, butterflies and dragonflies, meeting live animals and snakes, lab experiments, bird anatomy, wildlife forensics, games and crafts, visits from local conservation groups and the zoo.

Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 3 - 6
Cost: $170
Date: July 29 - August 2
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

 

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Make Your First Video Game

If you love playing video games, this is the camp for you! Make your first video game in this one-of-a-kind class that shows you the keys to designing your first 2D platformer game. Conceptualization, play experience, level design, graphics, sounds, and simple coding are just some of the concepts that we’ll explore. No prior experience necessary, just a desire to have fun. Student created games will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Games are only compatible on PC computers, (Mac versions can be created after the program for $15.00 conversion fee.) Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. 
 

Campus: Norfolk
Grades: 3 - 9
Cost: $165
Date: July 29 - August 2
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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Virtual Reality: The Future Is Now

Embark on an EPIC adventure in virtual reality! In this cutting edge class, you will learn the foundations of  VR  design by creating  your  own  virtual  worlds,  exploring  simulated  environments,  and  crafting  memorable 3D experiences. At the end of the week, take home your first cardboard VR headset to show friends  and  family  the  new  worlds  you  created.  VR  projects can be viewed on a website or a mobile  device.  Students  do  not  need a mobile device to take the class, but to use the VR headset at home a camper will need access to an Android or Apple mobile device. Students will work in pairs or teams and VR  Games  will  be  available  on  a  password  protected  Black  Rocket website to share with friends and  family. Tuition includes an additional supply fee for the VR headset. 
 

Campus: Norfolk
Grades: 3 - 9
Cost: $185
Date: July 29 - August 2
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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Junior Medical Camp

The Junior Doctors’ Camp introduces young campers to medicine, science, and the importance of health in an exciting and entertaining way. Not only will students dress like doctors, they will also learn to use instruments that doctors use, and be introduced to the surgical process as they experiment with surgical sutures! The program also introduces to students the various bodily systems and their functions, as well as first aid, CPR, and Heimlich Maneuver. Each student will bring home a real, working stethoscope in addition to worksheets and other course materials. Students who successfully complete the program will be granted a graduation diploma, which they will receive during a graduation ceremony on the last day of the camp where parents or guardians are welcome to attend.

Campus: Portsmouth
Grades: 5 - 7
Cost: $175
Date: July 29 - August 2
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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Junior Veterinarian School

The Junior Veterinarian Camp encourages campers to explore the exciting world of veterinarians. Using interactive demonstrations, crafts and games, children learn how to take care of a pet and to notice physical issues a pet may be experiencing, how to use instruments that veterinarians use, and what to expect at a veterinarian’s office. Each student will take home his/her own stuffed animal dog at the completion of the camp (which he/she will adopt on the first day and take care of throughout the week), along with a journal, adoption certificate, tape measure, dog bone cookie cutter, and so much more! Students who successfully complete the program will be granted a graduation diploma, which they will receive during a graduation ceremony on the last day of the camp where parents or guardians are welcome to attend.
 

Campus: Portsmouth
Grades: 6 - 8
Cost: $165
Date: July 29 - August 2
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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Minecraft® Modders

Use your favorite game to learn the basics of modding and foundations of programming. Learn scripting and logic statements as you create your first mods! Introductory coding will also be taught through a simulated environment inspired by Minecraft®?. Student projects will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. To access their project at home students must own a PC/MAC version of Minecraft®. Tablet, phone, and game console versions of Minecraft® are not compatible. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years.

Campus: Suffolk
Grades: 3 - 9
Cost: $165
Date: July 29 - August 2
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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ROBLOX® Coders, Entrepreneurs - NEW

Discover how to code in the Lua language while playing and designing worlds in ROBLOX®, an online universe where you can create anything you dream of. This new class combines game design concepts, coding, and fun! Young entrepreneurs will also learn how to navigate ROBLOX’s fast-growing marketplace to publish their games. Student-created games will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program.  
 

Campus: Suffolk
Grades: 3 - 9
Cost: $175
Date: July 29 - August 2
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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App.IO: Make Your First Multiplayer Game- NEW

The hottest new Apps are IO apps! If your child likes to play Agar.io or Slither.io they will love this class! Become the creator of the next viral web app! In this class, explore the most popular .IO apps, design your own multiplayer experience and learn how to code your own app. Student-created apps will be accessible on a private site and can be played on any mobile device or computer. Publishing to App Stores not included. Students do not need to own a smartphone to take the class. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years.   
 

Campus: Virginia Beach
Grades: 3 - 5
Cost: $165
Date: July 29 - August 2
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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Python Programmers - NEW

Want to learn the world's fastest growing programming language favored by Google, NASA, Youtube, and the CIA?  ?Learn how to code with Python to create engaging apps and games.  Each lesson takes you step-by-step on a programming path that will let you challenge friends with fun content you create from start to finish!?  Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program.  

Campus: Virginia Beach
Grades: 6 - 9
Cost: $175
Date: July 29 - August 2
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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Python Programmers - NEW

Want to learn the world's fastest growing programming language favored by Google, NASA, Youtube, and the CIA?  ?Learn how to code with Python to create engaging apps and games.  Each lesson takes you step-by-step on a programming path that will let you challenge friends with fun content you create from start to finish!?  Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program.  $10 license fee included with this class.
 

Campus: Virginia Beach
Grades: 3 - 5
Cost: $175
Date: July 29 - August 2
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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App.IO: Make Your First Multiplayer Game- NEW

The hottest new Apps are IO apps! If your child likes to play Agar.io or Slither.io they will love this class! Become the creator of the next viral web app! In this class, explore the most popular .IO apps, design your own multiplayer experience and learn how to code your own app. Student-created apps will be accessible on a private site and can be played on any mobile device or computer. Publishing to App Stores not included. Students do not need to own a smartphone to take the class. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years.   
 

Campus: Virginia Beach
Grades: 6 - 9
Cost: $165
Date: July 29 - August 2
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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August 5 - 9

App Attack!

Take the first steps into the world of mobile app design and customize your own game app! Using a specialized app and game development tool, you will explore the world of web-based (HTML5) mobile apps. In addition to learning the basics of mobile app design and game development, you will also see firsthand how the world of App publishing functions. Student-created apps will be accessible on a private site and can be played on any mobile device or computer. Publishing to App Store is not included. No prior experience is necessary and you do not need to own a smartphone or tablet to take the class. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years.
 

Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 3 - 5
Cost: $165
Date: August 5 - 9
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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Creative Design and Robotics - NEW

The world of the future belongs to…robots! In this cutting-edge class, students will learn the fundamentals of motorized mechanisms, design principles, sensors, and sound activation. Separate fact from fantasy by designing and building prototypes of task-oriented robots. Learn problem-solving to improve how robots function in a series of design challenges! Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program.  
 

Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 6 - 9
Cost: $165
Date: August 5 - 9
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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Creative Design and Robotics - NEW

The world of the future belongs to…robots! In this cutting-edge class, students will learn the fundamentals of motorized mechanisms, design principles, sensors, and sound activation. Separate fact from fantasy by designing and building prototypes of task-oriented robots. Learn problem-solving to improve how robots function in a series of design challenges! Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program.  
 

Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 3 - 5
Cost: $165
Date: August 5 - 9
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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App Attack!

Take the first steps into the world of mobile app design and customize your own game app! Using a specialized app and game development tool, you will explore the world of web-based (HTML5) mobile apps. In addition to learning the basics of mobile app design and game development, you will also see firsthand how the world of App publishing functions. Student-created apps will be accessible on a private site and can be played on any mobile device or computer. Publishing to App Store is not included. No prior experience is necessary and you do not need to own a smartphone or tablet to take the class. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years.
 

Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 6 - 9
Cost: $165
Date: August 5 - 9
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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App Attack!

Take the first steps into the world of mobile app design and customize your own game app! Using a specialized app and game development tool, you will explore the world of web-based (HTML5) mobile apps. In addition to learning the basics of mobile app design and game development, you will also see firsthand how the world of App publishing functions. Student-created apps will be accessible on a private site and can be played on any mobile device or computer. Publishing to App Store is not included. No prior experience is necessary and you do not need to own a smartphone or tablet to take the class. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years.
 

Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 6 - 9
Cost: $165
Date: August 5 - 9
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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Leadership and Followership

Have you ever wondered what it takes to be a great leader?  That's an important question, but most of the time, there are more followers than there are leaders.  So, maybe we should also be asking what it takes to be a great follower! Come explore a practical introduction to leadership, and  discover how you can also shine by being a great follower! 
 

Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 8 - 10
Cost: $185
Date: August 5 - 9
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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Junior Veterinarian School

The Junior Veterinarian Camp encourages campers to explore the exciting world of veterinarians. Using interactive demonstrations, crafts and games, children learn how to take care of a pet and to notice physical issues a pet may be experiencing, how to use instruments that veterinarians use, and what to expect at a veterinarian’s office. Each student will take home his/her own stuffed animal dog at the completion of the camp (which he/she will adopt on the first day and take care of throughout the week), along with a journal, adoption certificate, tape measure, dog bone cookie cutter, and so much more! Students who successfully complete the program will be granted a graduation diploma, which they will receive during a graduation ceremony on the last day of the camp where parents or guardians are welcome to attend.
 

Campus: Norfolk
Grades: 5 - 7
Cost: $165
Date: August 5 - 9
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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Minecraft® Modders

Use your favorite game to learn the basics of modding and foundations of programming. Learn scripting and logic statements as you create your first mods! Introductory coding will also be taught through a simulated environment inspired by Minecraft®?. Student projects will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. To access their project at home students must own a PC/MAC version of Minecraft®. Tablet, phone, and game console versions of Minecraft® are not compatible. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years.

Campus: Portsmouth
Grades: 3 - 9
Cost: $165
Date: August 5 - 9
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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ROBLOX ® Coders, Entrepreneurs - NEW

Discover how to code in the Lua language while playing and designing worlds in ROBLOX®, an online universe where you can create anything you dream of. This new class combines game design concepts, coding, and fun! Young entrepreneurs will also learn how to navigate ROBLOX’s fast-growing marketplace to publish their games. Student-created games will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program.  
 

Campus: Portsmouth
Grades: 3 - 9
Cost: $175
Date: August 5 - 9
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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Make Your First Video Game

If you love playing video games, this is the camp for you! Make your first video game in this one-of-a-kind class that shows you the keys to designing your first 2D platformer game. Conceptualization, play experience, level design, graphics, sounds, and simple coding are just some of the concepts that we’ll explore. No prior experience necessary, just a desire to have fun. Student created games will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Games are only compatible on PC computers, (Mac versions can be created after the program for $15.00 conversion fee.) Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. 
 

Campus: Suffolk
Grades: 3 - 9
Cost: $165
Date: August 5 - 9
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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Virtual Reality: The Future Is Now

Embark on an EPIC adventure in virtual reality! In this cutting edge class, you will learn the foundations of  VR  design by creating  your  own  virtual  worlds,  exploring  simulated  environments,  and  crafting  memorable 3D experiences. At the end of the week, take home your first cardboard VR headset to show friends  and  family  the  new  worlds  you  created.  VR  projects can be viewed on a website or a mobile  device.  Students  do  not  need a mobile device to take the class, but to use the VR headset at home a camper will need access to an Android or Apple mobile device. Students will work in pairs or teams and VR  Games  will  be  available  on  a  password  protected  Black  Rocket website to share with friends and  family. Tuition includes an additional supply fee for the VR headset. 
 

Campus: Suffolk
Grades: 3 - 9
Cost: $185
Date: August 5 - 9
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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Make Your First 3D Video Game

Try this new version of a Black Rocket classic! This class allows you to develop a game concept that goes well beyond the limitations of the traditional 2D game design classes and create an immersive 3D world. Students will learn the physics behind 3D games, explore beginner event scripting, level design, controlling flow of gameplay, and story telling. Student created games will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. 
 

Campus: Virginia Beach
Grades: 3 - 5
Cost: $165
Date: August 5 - 9
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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ROBLOX ® Makers - NEW

Unlock the power of ROBLOX®Studio, the world creation tool used by real-world ROBLOX®developers! Learn how to build 3D models and create an adventure in your ROBLOX® world. Bring characters to life with unique animations you design.  Student-created projects will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program.   
 

Campus: Virginia Beach
Grades: 6 - 9
Cost: $165
Date: August 5 - 9
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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ROBLOX ® Makers - NEW

Unlock the power of ROBLOX®Studio, the world creation tool used by real-world ROBLOX®developers! Learn how to build 3D models and create an adventure in your ROBLOX® world. Bring characters to life with unique animations you design.  Student-created projects will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program.   
 

Campus: Virginia Beach
Grades: 3 - 5
Cost: $165
Date: August 5 - 9
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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Make Your First 3D Video Game

Try this new version of a Black Rocket classic! This class allows you to develop a game concept that goes well beyond the limitations of the traditional 2D game design classes and create an immersive 3D world. Students will learn the physics behind 3D games, explore beginner event scripting, level design, controlling flow of gameplay, and story telling. Student created games will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. 
 

Campus: Virginia Beach
Grades: 6 - 9
Cost: $165
Date: August 5 - 9
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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Ultimate Drone Obstacle Challenge

This program is specifically designed for both the novice and experienced drone enthusiasts. This is week is filled with pure action as students enjoy one of the world’s fastest growing sports, Drone Obstacle Racing. Campers will first learn about the basic safety of drone flying and the history behind drone racing as a sport. From there, campers will progress through various skill challenges and learn how to perform various exercises and maneuvers to become familiar with the drone’s speed and agility. Campers will use iPads and remote controls to navigate the drone through short and long obstacle courses. Participants will also create the design and help build the the obstacle course in preparation for the last day’s final activity and competition.
 

Campus: Virginia Beach
Grades: 3 - 5
Cost: $175
Date: August 5 - 9
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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Drone Racing and Obstacle Course Challenge

This program is filled with pure action as students enjoy one of the world’s fastest growing sports, Drone Racing. Campers will first learn about the basic safety of drone flying and the history behind drone racing as a sport. From there, campers will progress through various skill challenges and learn how to perform various exercises and maneuvers to become familiar with the drone’s speed and agility. Flight squads post up against one another in friendly competition when they race themselves and the clock. Students will first maneuver the drone through creative obstacle courses before taking on the challenge of flying for speed. Participants contribute fully in this program as they create the design and help build the the obstacle course in preparation for the last day’s final activities and competition.

Campus: Virginia Beach
Grades: 6 - 8
Cost: $175
Date: August 5 - 9
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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Camp Arduino®

Explore the Arduino ® open-source electronic platform used to design electronic hardware and software in this camp.  Learn the basics of electronic design to interface the real world to this sophisticated controller.  Learn programming in an open-source integrated development environment (IDE) so you can design and program your own microcontroller projects. 

Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 8 - 10
Cost: $185
Date: August 5 - August 9
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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August 12 - 16

Make Your First 3D Video Game

Try this new version of a Black Rocket classic! This class allows you to develop a game concept that goes well beyond the limitations of the traditional 2D game design classes and create an immersive 3D world. Students will learn the physics behind 3D games, explore beginner event scripting, level design, controlling flow of gameplay, and story telling. Student created games will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. 
 

Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 3 - 5
Cost: $165
Date: August 12 - 16
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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Make Your First 3D Video Game

Try this new version of a Black Rocket classic! This class allows you to develop a game concept that goes well beyond the limitations of the traditional 2D game design classes and create an immersive 3D world. Students will learn the physics behind 3D games, explore beginner event scripting, level design, controlling flow of gameplay, and story telling. Student created games will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. 
 

Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 6 - 9
Cost: $165
Date: August 12 - 16
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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Drone Escape and Rescue - NEW

Drone search and rescue is a necessity for first responders around the world, adding a new layer of solutions to save lives across the globe. Now campers to can take part in and learn from simulated missions during this action-packed, creative, and educational program. Participants will learn to fly drones and rely on their rescue team to collect vital data in specific “rescue areas” to locate “victims” and safely rescue them. We use age-appropriate and cutting-edge technology methods available for creating plans, missions, and maps. Participants will also learn invaluable lessons on how to simply, quickly and accurately make informed and targeted suggestions for real-world positive applications. 
 

Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 3 - 5
Cost: $175
Date: August 12 - 16
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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Drones to the Rescue - NEW

Drone search and rescue is a necessity for first responders around the world, adding a new layer of solutions to save lives across the globe. Now campers to can take part in and learn from simulated missions during this action-packed, creative, and educational program. Participants will learn to fly drones and rely on their rescue team to collect vital data in specific “rescue areas” to locate “victims” and safely rescue them. We use age-appropriate and cutting-edge technology methods available for creating plans, missions, and maps. Participants will also learn invaluable lessons on how to simply, quickly and accurately make informed and targeted suggestions for real-world positive applications. 
 

Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 6 - 9
Cost: $175
Date: August 12 - 16
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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Maker Summer Camp

Do you like to learn about the latest technology and envision your ideas coming to life with  3-D imaging?  If so, join us for a week-long camp that will explore the evolving technology of 3D Printers, Laser Cutters and Computer Numerical Control Machines and careers using these skills. The camp offers introduction to basic electrical and mechanical designs to create a variety of projects! 
 

Campus: Chesapeake
Grades: 8 - 10
Cost: $185
Date: August 12 - 16
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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Python Programmers - NEW

Want to learn the world's fastest growing programming language favored by Google, NASA, Youtube, and the CIA?  ?Learn how to code with Python to create engaging apps and games.  Each lesson takes you step-by-step on a programming path that will let you challenge friends with fun content you create from start to finish!?  Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. 
 

Campus: Suffolk
Grades: 3 - 9
Cost: $175
Date: August 12 - 16
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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App.IO: Make Your First Multiplayer Game- NEW

The hottest new Apps are IO apps! If your child likes to play Agar.io or Slither.io they will love this class! Become the creator of the next viral web app! In this class, explore the most popular .IO apps, design your own multiplayer experience and learn how to code your own app. Student-created apps will be accessible on a private site and can be played on any mobile device or computer. Publishing to App Stores not included. Students do not need to own a smartphone to take the class. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years.   
 

Campus: Suffolk
Grades: 3 - 9
Cost: $165
Date: August 12 - 16
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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Nutrition and Sports Medicine - NEW

The Nutrition and Sports Medicine Camp is an interactive program that aims at teaching children about the importance of eating healthy as well as exercising in a way that may help prevent sports-related injuries. In the Nutrition portion of the program, we will examine dietary behaviors (taste preferences and habits) and the roles the environment and family serve to influence such behaviors. Students will gain an understanding of how to feed their bodies well, and learn to use eating as an activity that nourishes the body and spirit.  In the Sports Medicine portion of the camp, students will learn about some common problems from playing sports, such as sprains, strains, and athlete’s foot, and how to prevent, diagnose, and treat these problems. They will also learn about tendons, ligaments, joints, and reflexes through interactive activities and crafts (such as bone and joint models) that they will take home.
 

Campus: Suffolk
Grades: 5 - 7
Cost: $175
Date: August 12 - 16
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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Junior Veterinarian School

The Junior Veterinarian Camp encourages campers to explore the exciting world of veterinarians. Using interactive demonstrations, crafts and games, children learn how to take care of a pet and to notice physical issues a pet may be experiencing, how to use instruments that veterinarians use, and what to expect at a veterinarian’s office. Each student will take home his/her own stuffed animal dog at the completion of the camp (which he/she will adopt on the first day and take care of throughout the week), along with a journal, adoption certificate, tape measure, dog bone cookie cutter, and so much more! Students who successfully complete the program will be granted a graduation diploma, which they will receive during a graduation ceremony on the last day of the camp where parents or guardians are welcome to attend.
 

Campus: Suffolk
Grades: 5 - 7
Cost: $165
Date: August 12 - 16
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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Creative Design and Robotics - NEW

The world of the future belongs to…robots! In this cutting-edge class, students will learn the fundamentals of motorized mechanisms, design principles, sensors, and sound activation. Separate fact from fantasy by designing and building prototypes of task-oriented robots. Learn problem-solving to improve how robots function in a series of design challenges! Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program.  
 

Campus: Virginia Beach
Grades: 3 - 5
Cost: $165
Date: August 12 - 16
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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Code Breakers

Calling  all  future  coders,  programmers, and designers! Learn the basics of coding languages like HTML,  JavaScript, and CSS through a series of web projects and design challenges each day and be on your way  to  becoming  the  next  tech  star!  Whether  you  want  to  be  the  next  Mark  Zuckerberg  or  the  high  school  student  who  just  made  $1  million  dollars  for programming in his bedroom, this course has the essentials you need to begin your journey. Projects will be available on a Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years.

Campus: Virginia Beach
Grades: 6 - 9
Cost: $165
Date: August 12 - 16
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

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Code Breakers

Calling  all  future  coders,  programmers, and designers! Learn the basics of coding languages like HTML,  JavaScript, and CSS through a series of web projects and design challenges each day and be on your way  to  becoming  the  next  tech  star!  Whether  you  want  to  be  the  next  Mark  Zuckerberg  or  the  high  school  student  who  just  made  $1  million  dollars  for programming in his bedroom, this course has the essentials you need to begin your journey. Projects will be available on a Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years.
 

Campus: Virginia Beach
Grades: 3 - 5
Cost: $165
Date: August 12 - 16
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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Creative Design and Robotics - NEW

The world of the future belongs to…robots! In this cutting-edge class, students will learn the fundamentals of motorized mechanisms, design principles, sensors, and sound activation. Separate fact from fantasy by designing and building prototypes of task-oriented robots. Learn problem-solving to improve how robots function in a series of design challenges! Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program.  

Campus: Virginia Beach
Grades: 6 - 9
Cost: $165
Date: August 12 - 16
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

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Additional Important Information


Camp hosts

Each camp will have a camp host to meet the campers and oversee the sign in and sign out process. The host remains with the campers all day. The name and contact information for the host will be shared with parents in a welcome letter the week before the camp.

TCC Camp Rules & Requirements

All campers must:

  • arrive on time and be picked up on time
  • be signed in and out by an adult (18 or older) listed on the pick up form
  • follow all rules given during classes, be respectful and have fun!
  • bring a bag lunch for full-day sessions
  • dress comfortably and wear tennis shoes or comfortable shoes that cover their feet (Sandals and flip flops are not permitted.)