2018 Summer Camp
School in the Hills presents “Discovery in the Hills”, a scientific journey around the world. Let your child’s curious mind run wild with opportunities for fun and exploration. Immerse your child in the magic of physics and chemistry with activities that are engaging and visually stimulating, all tied to fundamental science. Designed to nurture curiosity and fire up the imagination, the fun never ends as the children embark on a learning adventure!
“Blast Off” Camp 1: June 18 – July 6
Explore the final frontier! This session is an out of this world study of all things space. Join us for a mission to the stars! Journey through the universe to probe rocky planets, moons and asteroids, fly by gaseous giants and explore space beyond our solar system. Become a part of this adventure of cosmic proportions!
Field Trip: Mobile Planetarium
“Fossils Rock” Camp 2: July 9 – July 27
Unearth the secrets of the past! Children will walk with dinosaurs, explore the Ice age and get creative with cave paintings. Learn about plate tectonics, geology and fossils as children buckle up and travel back in time. Join in on the fun and embrace your inner Paleontologist.
Field Trip: Dino Pit at Austin Nature & Science Center
“Innovation Lab” Camp 3: July 30 – August 10
Tinker, make, imagine! Join us for a session filled with potions, experiments and magnetic slime. Children learn about the scientific process of observing, questioning, making, testing and predicting – through a slew of fun filled activities.
Field Trip: Mad Science
We have put a super scientific twist on all our enrichment classes.
Study the properties of objects and materials. Investigate light, heat, electricity and magnetism. This enrichment class will amaze and astound.
Experience the fun of scientific experimentation. Learn how to make observations, do background research, form a hypothesis, conduct an experiment and draw a conclusion.
Cooking with Science
Give your taste buds a wakeup call! Let our Chefs take you on a culinary adventure and work science magic that will fill your tummy.
Unlock the mysteries of the cosmos. Explore the solar system and beyond with a range of hands on memorable activities
Spray, Sprinkle & Splash!
Water Exploration comes to the patio. Water tables and sprinklers turn our playgrounds into whimsical water worlds. Grab a towel and water shoes and prepare to have some fun in the sun!