For the fourth year in a row, Ravenscroft's student-led fundraising team for Crucial Catch has been recognized as the top fundraising school in the nation, exceeding their goal of $30,000 by more than $6,000, and once again winning the prestigious Pink Cleat Award.
Sphero- The Coding Robot
Session #1: June 10-14, 2024
Time: 9:00 am-12:00 pm
Age: Rising 2nd-5th Grades
Session #2: June 24-28, 2024
Time: 1:00 pm-4:00 pm
Age: Rising 6th-8th Grades
Location: Keim Center, Innovation Lab
Program Description: Get ready to roll into the ultimate summer adventure with Sphero at our electrifying camp! Embark on a journey where robotics meets excitement and innovation ignites! Join us as we dive headfirst into the world of Sphero – the spherical robot that's ready to unleash your creativity and challenge your skills. From coding challenges through Sphero Edu App to thrilling obstacle courses, get ready to code, control, and conquer with Sphero by your side. Let's spark your passion for technology and make this summer one for the books – because with Sphero, the fun never stops! Some thrilling Sphero activities would be the Sphero Obstacle Course Challenge, which is designing a dynamic obstacle course using everyday materials like cardboard, ramps, and tunnels. Students will program their Spheros to navigate through the course, testing their coding skills and agility. Sphero Dance Party: Turn up the music and let the Sphero robots groove to the beat! Students will program their Spheros to perform synchronized dance routines, choreographed moves, and lighting effects for an epic dance party extravaganza. Sphero Spy Mission: Create an exciting spy-themed mission where students must use their Spheros to navigate through a maze of obstacles, collect intel, and complete covert missions. It's a high-stakes adventure that will test their coding skills and problem-solving abilities. Watch this video to learn more about Sphero.
Instructor: Mariam Elias, Upper School Computer Science and IDE Instructor