For the 2017-2018 school year, campers are divided by grades and complete the following age-appropriate activities and challenges during their exciting week at Camp KSC.

Grades 2 - 3: Team Enterprise
Available all weeks June 5 - July 31 

Earth, Our Home 

  • Study the features of Earth, our home planet
  • Explore engineering principles of aviation
  • Engage in hands-on activities such as creating impact craters and test flying model gliders
  • Participate in training experiences that prepare them for space exploration

Grades 4 - 5: Team Atlantis
Available all weeks June 5 - July 31 

Robotics Unplugged 

  • Participate in team-oriented projects and learn about the importance of using robotic exploration prior to human exploration of other worlds
  • Engage in hands-on activities such as engineering robotic end effectors for specific tasks
  • Investigate modes of personal travel
  • Participate in training experiences that prepare them for space exploration

Grades 6 - 7: Team Endeavour
Available all weeks June 5 - July 31 

Living and Working in Space 

  • Participate in team-oriented projects that expand exploration to the solar system and beyond
  • Design and build rockets
  • Investigate how we, as humans, need to adapt to the environment of space
  • Participate in training experiences that prepare them for space exploration

Grades 8 - 9: Team Discovery
Available all weeks June 5 - July 31 

RockSim 

  • Participate in team-oriented projects to improve teamwork and communications skills
  • Design and customize rockets using a computer program called “RockSim”
  • Investigate the science behind rocketry
  • Participate in training experiences that prepare them for space exploration

Grades 6 - 9: Team Robotics
Available all weeks June 5 - July 31 

  • Specialize in the science and engineering behind building and programming robots
  • Work in teams to design their robots using LEGO® Robotics materials
  • Investigate how robots can be designed for specific tasks
  • Participate in training experiences that prepare them for space exploration

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Family at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex entrance