Technology & Creativity

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  • Little Bits Technology

    Ages 7 – 11 
    July 26 – July 30              
    9:00 am – 3:00 pm
    Lyndhurst Campus
    $350

    Become an inventor for a week as you bring your creative ideas to life with LittleBits, a platform of easy-to-use electronic building blocks. Throughout the week, you will learn about and use an Invention Cycle that will guide you through the invention and engineering design process. Campers will also learn foundational coding concepts while creating their own games, smart machines, and more with LittleBits’ block-based programming, based on Google’s Blockly language. Join us for a fun, hands-on, interactive week!
  • Young Graphic Designers

    Ages 10 – 13
    July 26 – July 30
    9:00 am – 3:00 pm
    Lyndhurst Campus
    $375

    The field of graphic design is continually growing. Designers are needed for website development, advertising, architecture, and much more. Are you interested in creating art using technology? In this camp, you will learn the basic principles of graphic design. Campers will create original designs and build artwork using Photoshop. These skills are the building blocks for becoming a true graphic designer.
  • Lights, Camera, Action: iPad Films

    Ages 9 - 13
    August 2 – August 6                     
    9:00 am – 3:00 pm
    Lyndhurst Campus
    $375

    Use your imagination, creativity, and love of technology in a study of film making basics. Using iPads, campers will learn how to write scripts, plan, and sketch storyboards, film scenes, and edit their own short films. Campers will have the opportunity to make stop-action films, music videos, and feature films, as well. In a fun culmination, we will host a film festival where all films will be screened! Take a walk down the “red carpet” as we celebrate your cinematic masterpieces at a special screening at the end of the week.
  • Minecraft

    Ages 7 – 12
    July 26 – July 30              
    9:00 am – 3:00 pm
    Lyndhurst Campus
    $400

    Come enjoy a week exploring the virtual world of Minecraft. Daily adventures await every morning when campers enter pre-constructed worlds to solve puzzles, overcome obstacles, and build virtual communities. Children will be able to exercise their creative muscles in the Minecraft camp’s very own Minecraft server. While set in “creative mode,” campers will be able to utilize unlimited resources to build whatever they can imagine and then explore each other’s creations. Hawken camp will supply laptops and mice, and a Hawken IT staff member will be available to assist children with computer skills as well as Minecraft gameplay.
  • Create Your Own Trading Cards

    Ages 9 – 13
    August 2 – August 6
    9:00 am – 3:00 pm
    Lyndhurst Campus
    $350

    From baseball and football cards to Pokemon and movie-themed cards, kids have loved collecting, trading, and sorting cards. In this unique one-week program, campers will create their own set of cards based on a theme of their choice. If you have a passion for sports, movies, animals, or anything else, this is an opportunity for you to design a set of cards using google images and Photoshop. At the end of the week, campers will each have their own unique and beautiful set of cards. There will even be an opportunity to try and create “relic” cards that contain bits of history such as jerseys or costumes. Don’t miss this chance to be the envy of the card trading community.