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Camp Invention

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800.968.4332
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Since 1990, Camp Invention has taken summer fun and transformed it from ordinary to extraordinary!
In partnership with the National Inventors Hall of Fame, Camp Invention is offered at roughly 1,300 school districts nationwide. Simply stated - it’s an exciting, weeklong summer adventure with
lessons that explore connections between science, technology, engineering and innovation. Children entering 1st-6th grades work together to seek solutions to real-world problems and sharpen critical 21st century learning skills while rotating through several fascinating modules.

Local educators facilitate it all and enthusiastic high school students serve as Leadership Interns ensuring that one staff member is in place for every eight participants.

With brand new programming each and every year, boys and girls often return numerous times and have a blast with each new experience.

Here is how young innovators will be spending their time:

 Brainstorming product ideas and building original prototypes using real tools and components found in everyday devices

 Exploring the lives of giant insects, colorful animals and their environments

 Constructing and personalizing a DIY solar-powered cricket with a unique habitat

 Discovering the science of slime, demolition, electronic sound, giant squid and coding

Each activity brings with it the opportunity to be a part of something big while having fun!

Studies show Camp Invention is well-received. Over 94% of parents and educators surveyed observed improvements in their child’s and students’ outlook on learning and increased interest in using science to solve problems.

And even better, Camp Invention doesn’t have to end after 6th grade. Those entering the 7th, 8th and 9th grades can join our Counselor-in-Training (CIT) program, where they’ll receive in-depth training and gain valuable skills.

Register on or before May 15, 2016 to receive $15 OFF the base price. Every registration includes a complimentary Camp Invention t-shirt. Availability is limited, so visiit www.campinvention.org or call 800.968.4332 to secure your child’s spot today!

Colonial Road Elementary School
749 Colonial Road
Franklin Lakes, NJ 07417
7/11-7/15 & 7/18-7/22

Villano School
175 Linwood Ave
Emerson, NJ 07630
6/27-7/1

Creskill Middle/High School
1 Lincoln Drive
Cresskill, NJ 07626
7/25-7/28

Ridgewood Avenue School
235 Ridgewood Ave
Glen Ridge, NJ 07028
7/18-7/22

Jefferson Township Middle School
1000 Weldon Road
Oak Ridge, NJ 07438
7/11-7/15

Central Ave School
50 Central Avenue 
Madison, NJ 07940
6/20-6/24

Stonybrook School
118 Boonton Ave.
Kinnelon, NJ 07405
8/1-8/5

Bragg Elementary
250 NJ-24
Chester, NJ07930
7/18-7/22

Lafayette School
100 Laauwe Ave.
Wayne, NJ 07470
7/11-7/15

Samuel R Donald School
29 Capleton Ave
Bloomingdale, NJ 07470
6/27-7/1

Salt Brook Elementary
40 Maple St
New Providence NJ 07940
6/20-6/24 & 7/25-7/29

Mountain Park Elementary
55 Fairfax Drive
Berkeley Heights, NJ 07922
7/11-7/15

Orange Avenue School
901 Orange Ave.
Cranford, NJ 07016
7/18-7/22 & 7/25-7/29

Hehnly Elementary
590 Raritan Road
Clark, NJ 07066
7/25-7/29

Hannah Caldwell Elementary
1120 Commerce Ave
Union, NJ 07083
8/15-8/19 & 8/22-8/26

Salt Brook Elementary
40 Maple St.
New Providence, NJ 07974
7/18-7/22 & 7/25-7/29

Timberland Middle School
51 S. Timberland Dr.
Pennington, NJ 08534
7/11-7/15

High School North
90 Grovers Mill Road
Plainsboro, NJ 08536
7/25-7/29

John P. Stevens HS
855 Grove Ave.
Edison, NJ 08820
7/25-7/29

Riley Elementary
100 Morris Ave
South Plainfield, NJ 07080
7/25-7/29

Hillsborough Township Public Schools
379 South Branch Road
Hillborough, NJ 08844
7/25-7/29

Woodland School
114 Stirling Road
Warren, NJ 07059
8/1-8/5

Eisenhower Intermediate
791 Eisenhower Ave.
Bridgewater, NJ 08807
7/11-7/15 & 7/18-7/22

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County: Bergen
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