Incoming 1st grade through incoming 5th
9:00 - 3:30
Extended Day Camp
8:00 - 5:30
June 3-7: Ooey Gooey Mad Science
Put on your lab coats and goggles, and join us for a week filled with crazy, hands-on experiments that take us on a journey through the wonderful world of science! Mad Scientists will make their own non-Newtonian fluid (Oobleck), observe and predict, and conduct mad science experiments in the classroom science lab!
June 10-14: Color Explosion 2.0
This week is always a camper's favorite: Color Explosion 2.0! We will lead campers on a journey to create one of a kind masterpieces, and give them a chance to collaborate on a camp-wide art project! Campers will be experimenting with different mediums such as paint, colored pencils, clay, chalk, and yarn! Don’t fret, our most popular event - The Color War - will return with a new twist: Campers vs. Counselors! By the end of the week, your camper will be a budding artist showcased in our 4th Annual Camp Phoenix Art Show!
June 17-21: Play-Well TEKnologies presents two STEM inspired camps: Space is limited, and there is a cancellation fee after June 3rd.
Jedi Engineering (Ages 5-7): The Force Awakens in this introductory engineering course for young Jedi! Explore engineering principles by designing and building projects using LEGO materials such as X-Wings, R2 Units, Energy Catapults, Defense Turrents, and Settlements from a galaxy far, far away. Create motorized and architectural projects with imagination and engineering to defeat the Empire
Jedi Robotics using the LEGO EV3/NTX System (Ages 8-12): These ARE the droids you've been looking for! Build and program robots inspired by a galaxy far, far away using the LEGO Mindstorms system. Navigate a minefield, target shield generators, and even respond to the Force using Play-Well's full array of sensors and servos. Learn about mechanical and software designs, loops, conditional statements, problem solving, and teamwork skills. Work in small groups to solve problems in this open-ended Jedi-themed environment.
June 24-28: The No - Theme Week
Let your imagination soar during our No-Theme Week at camp! Campers will enjoy a week where they chose their own adventure, and explore their own interests. This is sure to be a one-of-a-kind week you won't want to miss!
July 8-12: Superhero Adventures
Superheroes are taking over Camp Phoenix! During this epic week, campers will learn to recognize everyday heroes, create superhero capes, and explore our own heroic talents through risk taking, role play and teamwork. Each day, campers will work through activities to earn a superhero badge, and will be presented with Superhero Awards at the end of the week! Join us to learn about the Superhero that is in us all!
July 15-19: Nerf Wars
Game on! as we have a crazy week filled with all things Nerf! We will create obstacle courses, games, and activities that everyone will enjoy! We will end the week with our very own Nerf War!
July 22-26: Shark Week
Dunah, dunah, dunah, dunah! SHARKS! Spend the week learning about some of the 500 species of sharks; what they eat, how they sleep, and are they dangerous? Create your own shark tooth jewelry to impress your friends, and learn impressive facts to wow your parents! This is one week you will not want to miss!
July 29- Aug 2: Wacky Water Week
We will finish out our summer with a wacky week of water activities! Water Balloon toss, water slides, and sponge races everyday! We will finish out the week with a camp-wide Splash Day! What a way to send off the summer!
Campers will enjoy several field trips throughout the summer. Field trips are TBD and subject to change.