Archive: Fun Activities

How Can We Inspire Makers for the 21st-Century World?

By Guest Blogger Eduardo Caballero Eduardo Caballero is co-founder and co-executive director of Camp EDMO, where they inspire makers every day. A version of this blog post was  originally posted on Education Week’s Global Learning Blog, July 25 2019. The process of using collaborative, multidisciplinary, project-based learning to support academic curiosity, personal expression, and social-emotional growth is called Maker education (“making”). At …

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To The Moon! Science For Kids

Let’s Go To The Moon! You’ve probably heard that NASA has a program to send astronauts to the moon again. It is, not too surprisingly, named Artemis. She is the Greek god Apollo’s twin sister and goddess of the moon. He (the brother) was the namesake of the original NASA manned moon program, which put a series of men on the …

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End of Summer Interactive Museum Fun!

Summer is almost over! So, it’s time to shift back into school mode. Now that camp is wrapping up here at EDMO™, we’re kicking off our School Year Programs for 2019-20. Similarly, one way families can ease kids’ transition back to the classroom is by spending a few hours together doing something that is both fun and educational: visiting an …

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Women’s Pro Soccer: It’s Good For All Of Us

  You’ve probably heard that watching the U.S. Women’s National Team (USWNT) play soccer is good for little girls, but the truth of the matter is that watching women’s pro soccer is good for everyone. Little boys, big girls, even grown ups benefit. Now that team USA has won the FIFA Women’s World Cup for the second time in a …

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Save The Planet With New Small Change App

Why Us? At Camp EDMO™ we want to save the planet. It’s obvious when you take a look at what we do. For starters, our maker-infused STEAM & SEL programs are based on three main thematic areas: science, technology and nature. To wrap it up, we view all three of those through the lens of sustainability. When we design our …

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Why Working At Camp Is Good For Older Kids

Why Work at Summer Camp? Ever thought about signing up your teenager to be a Leader in Training (LIT)?  Or encouraging your college student to apply for a counselor position? Summer camp has many benefits, even for older kids and young adults. Mainly because working at camp gives adolescents great experience! As LITs, counselors and instructors, kids still get to …

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