Rhodesology 2022 Summer Camps
June 13-17, 2022

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Cost: 
$69 for each half-day camp, or $129 for two half-day camps (lunch provided) 
Every camper will receive a t-shirt, backpack and lanyard. 

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NOT ANY OLD FARM - HIGH TECH AGRICULTURE 

Learn how drones, robots, computers, and sensors have changed agriculture. Start with learning about the science and the properties of plants, basic genetics, and soil. Move on to see how robots and drones are now used in the field for soil and plant testing. Plants don’t always need soil to grow – build your own hydroponic growing system as you learn about this technology. Explore careers in modern agriculture with guest speakers and/or farm tours. 

BLOOD, BONES, AND BODY 

View the human body with the latest interactive technology! Drill into chicken bones, examine and clean teeth, see the human heart in action, conduct rehab in a true home environment, simulate x-ray dynamics, obtain your own vital signs, view cow/pig heart and lungs in action, intubate a manikin, take a blood glucose test and more. Earn your CPR and First Aid card. Explore professionals in action through a field trip. 

ROCKET LEAGUE ESPORTS TOURNAMENT (PM session only) 

Prepare to compete as part of an eSports team in the Rocket League. During the week you will learn about eSports and its history, game mechanicals, proper warm-up exercises, training regiment, and call-outs. Learn the importance of proper communication, teamwork, and sportsmanship. At the end of the week, your collaborated team will compete in a Rocket League Tournament that will be broadcasted over Rhodes’ twitch channel with shout casters calling the play-by-play! 

AUTONOMOUS AND CONNECTED CARS 

Use your math, science, and technology skills to build and program an all-terrain autonomous vehicle. Work in pairs to learn Minds i robot components and robotic programming platform to make your vehicle move. Test drive your autonomous vehicles. Learn about the use of robots in various industries and career options using interactive technology. 

 

MAD SCIENCE 

Come join other science enthusiasts for an exciting and fun laboratory experience! Dissect a perch, pig, crayfish and sheep brain all while learning safe and proper dissecting techniques. Explore, experience, and discover the human body through our 3D technology. You’ll experiment and discover how properties interact, combine & change in the world of chemistry. 

SCIENTIFIC MUSIC 

Come see patterns in music and art through vibrations, frequencies and waves. Explore how physics and math relate to music and art by visualizing abstract aspects of the physical world. 

ADVENTURES IN VIDEOGRAPHY: VIDEO CREATIVE STORYTELLING 

Learn to create a video short from start to finish. Begin your adventure brainstorming concepts and writing the script, then create the storyboard, bring your story board to life through videography, editing, finishing and finally publishing. Use various software and videography equipment to help tell your story. 

COLOR YOUR WORLD 

Draw, paint, sculpt, and sketch! Learn about and implement the elements of art and learn how to utilize each as you create masterpieces in this fun filled art camp. Explore from charcoal to hyperrealism to 3D painting and sculpting. 

ROCKET INTO ESPORTS (AM session only) 

Prepare to compete as part of an eSports team in the Rocket League. During the week you will learn about eSports and its history, game mechanicals, proper warm-up exercises, training regiment, and call-outs. Learn the importance of proper communication, teamwork, and sportsmanship. At the end of the week, your collaborated team will compete in a Rocket League Tournament that will be broadcasted over Rhodes’ twitch channel with shout casters calling the play-by-play! 

STEM: BREAK IT DOWN, BUILD IT UP 

Utilize your science and math skills to tinker with STEM technology. Design with Computer Aided Design (CAD) software and then bring your design to life using a Computer Numerical Control (CNC) machine, print with 3D printers, learn what and how to use a Drill/Tap chart, and join staff from Grob Systems as they showcase fundamentals of automation. Tour select local manufacturing facilities that utilize technology in action. 

LEGO – BUILD, PLAY, DESTROY, REPEAT 

Introduce campers to STEM-based principals while having fun. Using bricks, axels, wheels, gears, bases and other various pieces and parts campers will learn basics of design and engineering while having a blast! 

LITTLE PICASSOS 

Line, shape, color, texture, form and value - Pint sized Picassos will learn the elements of art and how to use them to make beautiful masterpieces. 

TINY SCIENTISTS 

Hypothesize and experiment your way thru the world of science. All things ooey and gooey along with dissecting an earthworm! Learn basic first aid skills. 

OUTDOOR EXPLORERS - CANCELLED

 

Are you interested in teaching at the summer camp?

Contact Ashley Hunter by phone (419) 204-6352 or by email Hunter.M@RhodesState.edu.
Ashley Hunter
Coordinator, Youth, Community and Continuing Education
Hunter.M@RhodesState.edu
(419) 204-6352