Technology and Game Design Camps at Tiki Tiki Board Games

Do your kids have an interest in technology, building robots, coding, creating video games, building websites, photography, digital video, or making amazing Minecraft worlds? Then they will love the summer programs from Fleming Tech Camps at Tiki Tiki Board Games.

Fleming Tech Camps are designed to provide kids with hands-on experiences with cool tech that encourages an interest in science, technology, computing and engineering.  We are a 21st century S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) summer camp organization that focuses on giving kids the tools they need to lead successful lives in the digital age.  At Fleming Tech Camps we engage your child’s creativity and problem solving skills, and build technology skills that will last a lifetime.

To achieve our mission, Fleming Tech Camps partner with schools, museums, universities and summer camps to help those organizations offer state-of-the-art technology programs. This summer, Tiki Tiki Board Games will partner with Fleming Tech Camps to host six of our amazing summer camp programs. 

Each session of our technology camps feature a unique, and specialized, technology topic which is lead by an instructor with an expertise in technology and teaching. During camp, the instructor guides campers through an incredibly fun (and educational) journey where campers are learning, discovering, creating and playing with cutting edge tech! 

Parents can enroll their campers in up to three weeks of Tech Camp at Tiki Tiki Board Games. Summer camp programs at Tiki Tiki Board Games run from 9AM to 4PM. 

In the summer of 2019, Tiki Tiki Board Games and Fleming Tech Camps will will offer three weeks of programs, with two technology programs each week. Throughout the summer, we will offer  technology camps for two groups: rising 2nd through 4th graders and rising 4th through 10th graders.

Pricing for Fleming Tech Camp programs at Tiki Tiki Board Games is $395 per week. Additional details about each camp program can be found in the course descriptions area when you click on the More Details

Campers at computers

2019 CAMP PROGRAMS

The camp day is divided into two topics: Sports Car Racing and Robot Challenge. In Sports Car Racing & Design campers compete against each other and race Anki smart cars and also work in teams design and build large Anki race courses. During the Robot Challenge campers will be provided an introduction to robotics that will show them how to pre-program, code and operate a robot through a variety of tasks.

For Campers entering grades 2nd to 4th

Tuition: $395 per week.

For Intermediate and Advanced campers, this program will focus on servers, adventure design, Redstone and installing MODs. Using their problem solving skills and Redstone curcuitry, campers will build complex and large-scale adventures and mini-games. Using servers, campers work in teams to learn how to set up and administer Minecraft servers for multi-player adventures. Campers will also be provided instruction on Tekkit and the Technic Platform to help the install MODs within Minecraft.

For Campers entering grades 4th to 10th

Tuition: $395 per week.

Experience the amazing world of Minecraft. Build your own virtual reality in a sandbox-like environment by using tablets to challenge your mind and create your own adventures. This fun and engaging camp will spark interests, foster creativity and help you maximize your learning potential. No prior experience with Minecraft necessary. All skill levels welcome.

For Campers entering grades 2nd to 4th

Tuition: $395 per week.

Have you ever imagined actually having the ability to walk in the shoes of your favorite character from a movie or video game? Have you ever wanted to walk on an alien planet, or fly above the clouds like a bird? With virtual reality, you can do all of this and more. In this camp, the adventurous and courageous will explore VR and dive into this amazing and immersive experience. Explore strange new worlds, learn how to navigate through virtual space and even design your own virtual objects.

For Campers entering grades 4th to 10th

Tuition: $395 per week.

The camp day is divided into two topics: Game Design & Roller Coaster Science. In the Game Design potion of camp, campers learn the basics of video game development and design games by hand with Bloxels and tablets. In the Roller Coaster Science session, campers work with instructors to learn the basic engineering behind roller coasters and use K’Nex to build models that demonstrate how roller coasters work.

For Campers entering grades 2nd to 4th

Tuition: $395 per week.

If you like 3D-based video games then this camp is for you! Portal 2 is a puzzle-platform style game that challenges you to use your wits to solve complex problems. Fortnite is a fast paced E-Sports adventure game and one of the most popular games on the market today. At camp you’ll compete in daily Fortnite battles and use the game as inspiration to design your own 3D adventures. To build your adventure you will use 3D game engine design tools and Portal 2 to create an adventure that features intricate labyrinths, puzzles and traps. All skill levels are welcome.

For Campers entering grades 4th to 10th

Tuition: $395 per week.

CAMP INFORMATION

Started in 2003 (then known as the VideoGame.Net Experience) Fleming Tech Camp partners with schools, museums, universities and summer camps to provide their campers with state-of-the-art technology and video game summer camp programs. In 2019, we will host over 40 camp programs at 20 locations.  Our programs are designed to engage your child’s creativity and problem solving skills, and builds technology skills that will last a  lifetime. 

Fleming Tech Camps focus on providing campers with experiences working with amazing technologies.  We provide Introduction, Intermediate and Advanced materials – we have your camper covered no matter your skill level. Many of our campers elect to take our camp programs more then once. Each time they take a camp program they have new experiences with the topics covered and can work on more and more advanced projects as their skill levels increase.

Our camps are designed for kids that are highly motivated to learn about technology – about 65% to 75% of the day take place in a classroom. The day is broken up into seven periods. Many of our camp partners offer, an optional, extended AM and PM program so that you can drop off and pick up your camper at a convenient time for you.

Classroom & Hands-On Computer Lab (4 periods)

More then 65% of the day will be spent indoors, working in our technology labs. During the day, our campers are provided with four AM and PM instruction and lab periods. Campers work with subject matter experts and in small teams to build their technology and gaming projects.

Outdoor Activities (1 period – before or after Lunch)

Weather permitting, everyday our campers will spend time outdoors and play games such as capture the flag, kickball, ‘Nurf War’, and compete in water fights.

Lunch and Free Breaks (2 periods)

We will take a few breaks during the camp day – during this free time campers can have a snack and/or play in a video or board game tournament. 

Many campers buy lunch from our partner schools. Most of our partner campuses offer an optional food service program, and costs for the service differ from campus to campus. If you don’t want to buy lunch, be sure to send a lunch with your child that doesn’t need to be refrigerated.

8:50AM TO 9:00AM MORNING DROP OFF
9:00AM TO 9:15AM MORNING ASSEMBLY
9:15AM TO 10:30AM AM TECH PROJECTS
10:30AM TO 10:45PM SNACK BREAK
10:45PM TO 12:00PM BACK TO PROJECTS
12:30PM TO 1:00PM LUNCH AND AFTERNOON REC PERIOD
1:00PM TO 3:40PM PM LAB PROJECTS
3:40PM TO 2:55PM DAILY WRAP UP
3:55PM TO 3:05PM AFTERNOON PICK UP

TECHNOLOGY CAMP GRID SCHEDULE

2019 PROGRAM SCHEDULE
June 10 – June 14
June 17 – June 21
June 24 – June 28
July 1 – July 3
July 8 – July 12
July 15 – July 19
July 22 – July 26
July 29 – Aug 2
Aug 5 – Aug 8
Aug 12 – Aug 16
Aug 19 – Aug 23
Sports Car Racing and Robot Challenge
Rising 2-4 Graders
                     
Extreme Minecraft
Rising 4-10 Graders
                     
Minecraft 4 Kids: Level 1
Rising 2-4 Graders
                     
Virtual Reality: Designing 3D Worlds
Rising 4-10 Graders
                     
Game Design and Roller Coaster Science
Rising 2-4 Graders
                     
3D Game Design Featuring Portal 2 and Fortnite
Rising 4-10 Graders
                     

 

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