Camp Invention, a nonprofit summer enrichment program, is changing its in-person program in Union to an at-home edition, Camp Invention Connect.
Camp Invention Connect balances active, independent hands-on exploration with opportunities for socialization from home. A hybrid program featuring both offline activities and optional online sessions, Camp Invention Connect enables hands-on exploration by delivering a set of four activity kits directly to each participant.
The themed kits, based on the 2020 Elevate curriculum from Camp Invention, are "packed with materials that bring imagination, creative problem solving and fun to children's living rooms," The 2020 curriculum includes the modules Camp Invention Flight Lab, Design Thinking Project, Rescue Squad and Camp Invention Champions.
Camp Invention participants will:
** Receive real-time coaching and collaboration with certified educators;
** Build confidence as they collaborate virtually with friends to complete
** Enjoy indoor and outdoor challenges that minimize screen time and
For more information on Camp Invention Connect, or to register for the program, visit invent.org/connect.
A program of the National Inventors Hall of Fame in partnership with the United States Patent and Trademark Office, Camp Invention challenges children entering grades 1st-6th to find their "inner inventor" by learning the provess of innovation, using hands-on activities.