Advanced Astronaut Training Camp developed for the highly gifted math and science student and passionate learner 9-13 years of age.
Dates: June 11th – 13th at The Challenger Learning Center in Woodstock, IL.
Time: 9am – 4pm
Team: (12) qualified students facilitated by a team of 3+ instructors.
Future scientists and mathematicians explore the depths of the universe as they train, prepare and execute a simulated “Rendezvous with a Comet” space mission! Participants research, interview and assume their assigned roles. Using space technology, mission controllers on earth team-up with astronauts aboard the space center and learn first hand the importance of teamwork through fast paced, intensive problem solving scenarios. Budding engineers, combine science and technology, as they build and launch their own rockets and construct life-size rovers to compete in team bot competitions.