Science Camps

Science Camps at Calvin

Camps for the curious

Do you have a natural curiosity for the world around you? Have you always wondered how things work—or what causes lightning, thunder, explosions, waves, rainbows? If so, we welcome you to bring your curiosity to one of our science camps. Here, you'll get hands-on interaction as you explore the exciting topics of chemistry, physics and light.

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Emphasis on chemistry

Delve deep into chemistry and experience hands-on learning during this camp. Learn about chemical reactivity as illustrated by acid/base reactions, enzymes and various gas laws.

Emphasis on physics

This camp will help students explore some of the fundamental principles of physics including forces, electricity, sound and motion through many hands-on activities, explorations and demonstrations.

Advanced science

Explore the fundamentals of light, including fluorescence, phosphorescence, and other glow-in-the-dark phenomena. Increase your understanding of ultraviolet light, fluorescent lights, lasers and light-emitting diodes.