2018 Camp & Open House Dates

Session 1: July 2 - July 13
Session 2: July 16 - July 27
Session 3: July 30 - Aug 10
Session 4: Aug 13 - Aug 17

Note: Camp is closed Wednesday, July 4th.

Summer Camp 2018 Open House Dates

Sunday, February 4, 2018; Noon - 2pm
Saturday, April 21, 2018; Noon - 2pm (RSVP)

Location: Physical Education Building

BOCES Summer Camp 2018 Open House Dates

Wednesday, February 7, 2018; 6- 8pm
Saturday, April 28, 2018; Noon - 2pm

Location: Nassau Boces Joseph M Barry Technical Center

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CAMP SESSIONS Session 1: July 3 - July 14 Session 2: July 17 - July 28 Session 3: July 31 - Aug 11 Session 4: Aug 14 - Aug 18 Note: Camp is closed Monday, July 4th. - STEM/STEAM OPEN HOUSE, Saturday, May 13, 2017, 1-2:30 p.m., Hofstra University, Oak Street Center

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STEM/STEAM Coding Camp 2018

For Girls and Boys Entering Grades 2-9

Session 1: July 2 - July 13
Session 2: July 16 - July 27
Session 3: July 30 - August 10
Session 4: August 13 - August 17

Scratch Programming
(Entering Grades 2-5)
Session's 1,2,3

Introduction to Programming: Python
(Entering Grades 6-9)
Session 1

Augmented Reality
(Entering Grades 6-9)
Session 2

JavaScript
(Entering Grades 6-9)
Session 3


Scratch Programming (New for 2018!)


Programming with Scratch offers students of all ages a fun and meaningful introduction to programming. Students learn to program games and activities by snapping together code blocks instead of writing many lines of code. Scratch's puzzle-like design prevents young coders from getting frustrated with errors related to abstract concepts such as programming syntax and semantics.Using Scratch will allows the students to learn programming in a hands-on environment in order to gain the knowledge and skills needed to succeed in learning traditional programming languages such as Python, Java, C++ and many others. In class students will learn basic programming logic, improve math skills and create games and activities using Scratch.

No Prerequisites Required

Students are encouraged to bring a pen/pencil as well as a notebook to the program

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Introduction to Programming: Python (Updated for 2018!)



This course is designed for students to learn python programming and basics of coding. Students will gain an understanding of what programming is, how to create, test, and build upon their own programs, and see how they can use coding to help them in everyday life! Python is widely used in industry by companies such as Google and is a great language to learn programming and developing web applications.

No Prerequisites Required

Students are encouraged to bring a pen/pencil as well as a notebook to the program

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Augmented Reality: Code the world around you  (New for 2018!)


The Internet has proven to be not only one of the greatest technological achievements of the late 20th century, but also the driving force. Web designers and developers have become known as the architects of the web. During this summer camp learn to build quick,modern web applications and responsive websites. We will cover languages like HTML to structure our websites and CSS for all the styling. These are the foundation of all websites. We will also discuss more advanced features such as CSS3 and media queries, and the new HTML5 tags, in order to create a dynamic and creative website full of your personality.

Students are encouraged to bring a pen/pencil as well as a notebook to this program

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JavaScript - Web application development (New for 2018!)



Learn the basics of iOS development and bring your app ideas to life. To succeed as an iOS developer, you need a strong foundation in programming, as well as, developers also must prioritize the UI design and UX every step of the way while adhering to guidelines set by Apple. For individuals with little to no programming experience, this program aims to teach the core skills necessary to start developing apps for iPhone and iPad. Also, In order to launch a successful app for apple devices, During this camp the young developers will learn the basics behind app development for the overwhelmingly popular apple iTunes marketplace

Students are encouraged to bring a pen/pencil as well as a notebook to this program.

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Schedule
Half the day consists of STEAM Coding programs. For the other half of the day, your child is placed in a recreation group of 8-10 campers in of the same grade and gender where all campers enjoy lunch, instructional swim and recreational sports.

Note: There is a $50 surcharge per two-week session for additional materials and staff requirements.

For More Information
Call
: (516) 463-CAMP (2267)
or
Email: ce-camps@hofstra.edu