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A Renaissance Summer....So cool!


Why Renaissance? Because you only educate a child once!

HALF AND FULL DAY CAMPS FOR AGES 5 TO 14
BEFORE & AFTER CARE OPTIONS
OUTSTANDING PROGRAMS & COUNSELORS BECAUSE YOUR KIDS DESERVE THE BEST
ONE OF A KIND CAMPS FEATURING THE NEWEST TECHNOLOGY
SIBLING, MULTI-SESSION, REFER A FRIEND & EARLY BIRD DISCOUNTS! PAYMENT PLANS AVAILABLE!

FREE & FUN ENRICHMENT SESSIONS DAILY

                                                         Inspire. Engage. Empower. 

At Renaissance, we build passion and confidence by engaging our campers in an interconnected variety of hands-on indoor + outdoors balanced programs. Our children want to be the creators of the world! They love to build, to film, to capture, to make and to collaborate with each other and our talented counselors. 

This generation has infinite possibilities and so does Renaissance. We offer children the chance to explore stop motion animation, robotics, coding, game design and so much more. When your children come to Renaissance there is no telling what they will create next. That is why 78% of our kids return year after year! 

2019 summer will be enriched with many one of kind innovative, creative programs this summer! It’s an awe-inspiring, mind-blowing, confidence-building summer adventure.

Renaissance Unplugged & Powered Down Enrichment

Our new Unplugged offerings allow kids to power down so that they can power up again!

At Renaissance young kids can make their own choices, follow their own passions, and create their own incredible summer experience in technology and our new “Unplugged” Retro Games, Leaders Club and Improv/Drama Options. Once a day our Full Day Campers will have the opportunity to choose from 3 Unplugged options:

Renaissance Unplugged

Retro Games & Sports Sampler –Fun with Friends

Overview

Campers have a blast in outdoor activities such as Dodge Ball, Capture the Flag, Soccer Blast, Ultimate Frisbee, Flag Football and more. Activities vary every week to allow campers to experience all out fun and skill building games and sports.

Is this workshop appropriate for my camper?

All Full Day campers can take one period of Retro Games or another workshop from our “Get Unplugged” offerings.

Bring From Home

Comfortable closed-toe shoes and a water bottle.

Improv – Its All Acting To Me

Overview

Campers learn a variety of theater games to help improve their confidence and charisma on stage and in front of an audience.

Is this workshop appropriate for my camper?

It is a good choice for campers who enjoy performing or who want to learn more about theatrical arts.

Ages

Skill Level

Bring From Home

All

Beginner to Advanced

Water Bottle

Leadership Club – Skill for Success

Overview

    • Campers engage in a variety of activities that help them to:
    •  Emphasize perseverance. …
    • Build negotiation skills. …
    • Hone decision-making abilities. …
  • Practice confident communication. …

Is this workshop appropriate for my camper?

Each child will have opportunities to Lead while participating in the Club. Experiential learning takes place when kids have a chance to use their talents. Kids can always Lead when they have the opportunity to do so!

Ages

Skill Level

Bring From Home

All

Beginner to Advanced

Water Bottle

With a focus on experiential, hands-on learning and developing real-world skills, campers gain expertise, build self-confidence, and have fun…lots of fun! Renaissance provides AMAZING camp experiences where YOUR child can thrive! We offer a great mix of learning and fun in a friendly and exciting camp environment!

List of Camps for 2019:

ROLLERCOASTERS & MINECRAFT ENGINEERING - DESIGN AND BUILD

Your Dream Coaster and Minecart ride - Hands on Construction and Minecraft Virtual Design

Grades 3rd through 8th

Campers will learn about the physics of roller coasters while exploring kinetic and potential energy, and centripetal force.

Roblox 3D Game Design

For students entering grades 4-9

Discover and learn how to build your own 3D Roblox games! Using Roblox Studio and it’s programming language LUA you’ll build, program, and share your games with the growing Roblox community.

JR ROBOTICS CAMP

Intro to Robotics and Programming With Lego We-Do Robotics & mbots.

Ages 5 to 8

Helps students beginning at a young age to develop and hone their skills in the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).

VEX IQ ROBOTICS Ultimate Robotics

Ages 10 to 14

Campers will learn the game, work on creating their design notebooks, building and modifying clawbots, game strategy and advanced programming skills using RobotC. Campers will design and build robots to compete in a Robot Rally!

JEDI APPRENTICE MAKER'S LAB

Ages K - 2

Bring your ideas to life in the Jedi Maker’s Lab. Campers will use design thinking and the engineering design process to participate in various design challenges as they learn how to explore the Maker’s World.

STEAMSTARS

An Inspirational Doll Discovery Camp

STEAMSTARS is a camp designed to inspire girls to explore the areas of S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math). We were inspired by Project Mc² which is loved by both girls and adults

HARRY POTTER CODING CAMP

with Kano Wand

Build a wand. Learn to code. Make magic. Learn about loops, logic, and variables. Simple for beginners, expansive for experts. Make magic this summer! No experience with coding or with wands required!

DISNEY/LEGO IMAGINEERS

Awesome Lego Builds That Come to Life Disney Style

Using Lego themed sets and hundreds of building elements, kids will make COOL Disney/Lego builds all week. Technical innovation, engineering and creativity will be the driving force in this camp.

A WRITING ADVENTURE CAMP

“Explode” into Writing

The excitement about writing is generated when kids learn to have fun while they write. Kids will learn valuable skills to transfer their creative thoughts into words and even ebooks.

BIZ START UP STARS

For Future ‘Idea Makers and World Shakers’

Biz Start Up Stars campers experience a week of fun and learning. Campers will focus on a team-based, hands-on product design and a business plan. Be ready to give your pitch after you create your amazing product!

3D PRINTING AND CAD CREATIONS

Pokemon, Avengers, Minecraft

3D Printing and CAD Creations – Pokeman, Avengers, Minecraft  Ages 7-14   Bring your child’s imagination to life with Dremel Idea Builder and Auto Desk Tinker CAD in this amazing 3D Printing summer camp.

TECH POWER – MAKE YOUR OWN COMPUTER, TAKE IT HOME: CODING WITH KANO!

Make A Real Computer, Learn & Create Together. For Kids 6+

Build your own computer and take it home this summer with Renaissance and KANO! Kano and Renaissance put the power of programming into kids hands while they play. Learning continues after the camp is finished because kids that become “makers” in our camps then take their computer home and continue to code.

PYTHON® PROGRAMMING:ROBOTS AND GAMES (BEGINNER LEVEL)

CHOOSE ONE PYTHON PROGRAMMING CAMP OR BOTH! AGES 9 TO 13

Learn to program in Python® by creating text-based games, such as number and logic games, interactive arcade-style games, interesting art and animations, and even a Pokémon®-based game. You will learn how to construct text and images on the screen, prompt users for input, generate calculations, use variables and loops, and more!

Programming Robots With Python This is a Half Day Camp. 9am to 12pm

Programming Games With Python This is a Half Day Camp 1pm to 4pm

LEGO® ALL STAR DREAM TEAM BUILDERS CAMP

Ages 5 and up

All age levels and all building lovers will find themselves in a Lego Dream Camp this summer because they will have hundreds of sets to choose from to make every Lego Dream come true.

DA VINCI WORKSHOP

Mechanical Engineering And Art For Kids Da Vinci inspired STEAM

Ages 5 to 12

Science, math, engineering, art: Da Vinci was a master of it all. In this camp designed exclusively for young developing minds, campers get to follow in his footsteps by engaging in a variety of stimulating activities that cut across a wide range of disciplines.

ROBOTICS 1.0 & 2.0 LEGO® WEDO™

Ages 6 to 10

Robotics Camps are a great introduction to engineering, basic computer programming, and robotics.
New Challenges for 2019!

ADVENTURES IN LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 ROBOTICS AND PROGRAMMING

Ages 8 to 13

Robotics is a rich environment for kids to explore design, programming and engineering. Use EV3 Programming Software to control Lego Mindstorm EV3 robots.

STAR WARS®FAB LAB! - FOR BEGINNING AND ADVANCED JEDI BUILDERS

Ages 6 and Up

Build to your heart’s content in this all-day Jedi inspired camp. Star Wars Fans will spend a dynamic week mastering their building skills with Star Wars themed projects and activities.

DROID INVENTORS & STAR WARS MINDSTORMS

Invent your own Droid!

Ages 8 to 13

Kids can create their own Droid and bring it to life using littleBits electronic blocks!

MINECRAFT ADVENTURE CAMP

Minecraft Universe - A Minecraftedu Makers World
Ages 6 to 13

Minecraft fans become a part of the Maker Movement by exploring and building their own Universe in Minecraftedu this summer at Renaissance! In this camp kids will make their own world, blocks and structures, and even experiment with different materials to create physical game controllers.

MINECRAFT 3D GAME DESIGN CAMP

Rule The World of Minecraft!

Ages 8 to 14

In our most popular Minecraft camp, campers learn how to modify Minecraft as they create unique level design and mods while learn engineering with physics with redstone.

RED CARPET MOVIE MAKING STOP MOTION

Minecraft, Star Wars, Super Heroes, Jurassic Park, Friends, etc.

Ages 6 and Up

Lights ..Camera..Action!
Discover your inner Stephen Spielberg this summer. Pick your favorite lego themes and direct and create your own lego movies

SUPER SCRATCH GAME DESIGN & MOVIE MAKING LAB

Make even more fun movies and awesome videos!

Ages 8 to 13

Make Movies, design games and create awesome digital works of art using Scratch from MIT as well as Stop Motion Movie Software.

CODING - OZOBOTS, GAMES, ART, ROBOTS, CUPCAKES!

Ages 7 to 11

Put it together and what have you got? The perfect mix of cutting edge technology to engage kids! Learn, design and experiment with code and art! Gain knowledge in coding fundamentals and then rapidly proceed to using that knowledge with confidence while creating your own robots, games and animations. This course is aimed at entry-level coders aged 7 to 11.

AMERICAN GIRL ART CAMP – COOKING, SEWING, CREATIVE ARTS, IMPROV AND MORE

Ages 6 to 12

This camp is about a shared passion and enthusiasm for creative and artistic expression that is so dynamic in all of our girls. Most of all friendship and values will be developed during these wonderful camps.

AAA TECH CHAMPIONS MEGA CAMP (ALL LOCATIONS)

2-Week Camp

A Camp For our enthusiastic tech savvy kids that are motivated to try new digital technology in Robotics, Stop Motion Movie Making, Video Game Making, Coding and Art.

CRE’A-TIV’I-TIES: Make Music, Art, Video Production, and/or Sewing

Ages 5 to 13

Activities in this camp will be age appropriate for each MAKER) Express your creativity your way! PROGRAMMABLE MUSICAL CREATIONS – ILLUMINATED ART AND SEWING – DIGITAL MEDIA Welcome to the noisy world of ordinary to extraordinary!

HALF & HALF CAMPS (ALL LOCATIONS)

Design Your Own Week Of Camp - Combine 2 Half Day Camps to make 1 Full Day Camp. Best Value!

Requested by moms and implemented by us so that you get to design your child’s one of a kind camp! We love it too! Now you can register and pay online for our popular Half and Half Camps.

FLEX DAY PASS LEGO CAMPS - 5 DAY PASSES - SELECT THE DAYS YOU WANT CAMP !

All SUMMER! ALL LOCATIONS!

ALL Passes may not be used in the same week, but may be used 1 to 3 days a week over the entire summer. Need more Flex Day Passes? After the first purchase, receive a discount on every pack purchased in the same transaction!!

Locations and Camp Sessions Offered for Summer 2019

Washington DC - Southeast

DATES: Monday, June 17 – Friday, June 28

Hill Center (Capitol Hill)
921 Pennsylvania Ave. SE
Washington, DC 20003

Alexandria Summer Camp

DATES: Monday, June 17, 2019 - Friday, August 9, 2019

Assembly of God Church
700 W Braddock Rd.
Alexandria, VA 22302

North Arlington/McLean Summer Camp

DATES: Weeks of June 17, June 24, July 1,
August 5 and August 12

Memorial Baptist Church
3455 N Glebe Rd.
Arlington, VA 22207

South Arlington Summer Camp

DATES: Monday, July 8, 2019 - Saturday, August 17, 2019

Unitarian Universalist Church
4444 Arlington Blvd
Arlington, VA 22204

McLean SUMMER CAMP

DATES: Monday July 8 through Friday July 26

McLean Baptist Church
1367 Chain Bridge Rd
McLean, VA 22101

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