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Camp Invention

Camp InventionInspire your kid’s creativity and confidence with our new Camp Invention® program! Children in grades K-6 will collaborate in fun, hands-on STEM adventures. They’ll adopt a robotic aquatic animal, develop inventions for space exploration and more! Visit invent.org/local to secure your spot!

Basic Info:

Address: Various Locations throughout the Indianapolis Area!
Phone: (800) 968-4332
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.invent.org/local
Gender of Campers: All
Dates: Various dates based on location!
Hours: Various times based on location!
Ages: Entering K – Grade 6
Activities: Fun, hands-on STEM activities

 Q & A with Camp Invention

What makes Camp Invention unique?

We are a confidence-boosting STEM summer camp where kids build creative inventions and lasting friendships. Led by certified local educators, our camps offer new and exciting hands-on activities every year.

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What activities are offered at Camp Invention?

During this dynamic, high-energy program, young innovators will:
• Dive into cutting-edge ocean research as they adopt their own robotic fish, design and patent aquatic plants, and take their fish friend home in a mini tank.
• Discover real space exploration technology when they create Spacepacks and AstroArm devices, mine an asteroid and observe erupting ice volcanoes.
• Combine science and art to build their own robotic artist, engage in design thinking, make spin art and learn how inventions can change the way people create.
• Experiment with the fun of physics, engineering and gaming as they design, build and test their own mega marble arcades.

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What is the camper-to-counselor ratio?


How much time do the campers spend outside?

Time outside varies based on activities but campers can expect to be outside throughout the day.

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Does Camp Invention provide lunch/snacks, or do parents need to send them?

Parents need to provide lunch/snacks.

What is the typical daily schedule for campers?

Base Camp – A.M.
Morning Modules
Games & Lunch
Afternoon Modules
Base Camp – P.M.

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How old are the counselors, and how are they trained?

Counselors are local educators. We also have Leaders-in-Training (LIT) to assist the counselors and parent volunteers.

What accommodations are made for campers with special needs?

Accommodations can be made for campers with special needs.


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