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Check it out! Our Kidtek U Camps are filled with a variety of career exploration; curriculum 4 - 6 or advanced 7 - 9. There are camps offered in the months of June and July in Ft. Madison, Keokuk, Mount Pleasant and West Burlington.

Kidtek 2019 Catalog

Grades 4 - 6

Ft. Madison Middle School

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Course Date
Battle Royale: Make Your First Fortnite® Style Video Game 7/8/2019
Drones 101 6/17/2019
Science of Cooking 6/17/2019
Virtual Reality: The Future is Now 6/17/2019

IronWorkers Local 577

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Heavy Metals 6/17/2019

Keokuk High School

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Exploring Animal Science 7/8/2019
Junior Detectives 7/8/2019

Mt. Pleasant Middle School

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Battle Royale: Make Your First Fortnite® Style Video Game 6/24/2019
Code Breakers 6/17/2019
Drones 101 7/15/2019
Learning Sign Language 6/24/2019
ROBLOX Coders & Entrepreneurs 6/24/2019
Science of Cooking 6/17/2019

SCC Keokuk

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Drones 101 7/29/2019
Game Designer with Tynker 7/22/2019
Japanese Language and Culture 6/17/2019
Virtual Reality: The Future is Now 7/15/2019

SCC WB

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Animation Station 6/24/2019
Battle Royale: Make Your First Fortnite® Style Video Game 7/29/2019
Code Breakers 7/8/2019
Drones 101 7/22/2019
Exploring Animal Science 7/22/2019
Fungineering 6/17/2019
Game Designer with Tynker 7/8/2019
Heavy Metals 7/29/2019
History's Mysteries 7/15/2019
Junior Detectives 6/24/2019
Lights, Camera, Action! 7/29/2019
Musical Theatre 7/15/2019
Real World Science 6/24/2019
ROBLOX Coders & Entrepreneurs 7/22/2019
ROBO-Tek 6/24/2019

West Burlington High School

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Science of Cooking 6/24/2019

Grades 7 - 9

Ft. Madison Middle School

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Japanese Language and Culture (7th - 9th) 7/8/2019

IronWorkers Local 577

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Heavy Metals (7th - 9th) 6/24/2019

Mt. Pleasant Middle School

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App Attack (7-9th) 6/17/2019
Youtuber University (7th - 9th) 7/15/2019

SCC Keokuk

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Game Design Studio 7/22/2019

SCC WB

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Advanced FUNgineering (7th - 9th) 6/24/2019
Advanced Sign Language (7th -9th grades) 6/17/2019
Adventures in Health Careers 6/17/2019
Animation Station (7th - 9th) 6/24/2019
App Attack (7-9th) 7/15/2019
Gearhead Mechanics 101 6/24/2019
Historical Tour Around the World 7/22/2019
Learn Latin (7th - 9th) 7/15/2019
Masters of Machining (7th - 9th) 6/17/2019
ROBO Tek (7th - 9th) 6/17/2019
Youtuber University (7th - 9th) 7/8/2019

West Burlington High School

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Course Date
Creative Cooking Challenge 6/24/2019

Grades 4 - 6

Animation Station
Wonder how they make animated movies like LEGO Batman or Frozen? Come learn the magic! Watch great animated works and learn principles & technologies from an industry pro. Create your own computer animation in SCC's state-of-the-art computer animation lab. New skills for repeat attendees!

#68012 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  SCC WB,502 Avery Horton
  Mon - Fri, Jun 24 - 28 9:00 AM - Noon

 

 

 

New Battle Royale: Make Your First Fortnite® Style Video Game
Fans of Fortnite® we need you! Instead of playing the game, design your own. Using a professional 3D game development software, build levels and assets inspired by popular battle royale games like Fortnite® . This course includes cartoonish action and battle sequences. Student-created games will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program.

#68044 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  Mt. Pleasant Middle School,112 Braxton Williams
  Mon - Fri, Jun 24 - 28 9:00 AM - Noon

 

 

 

#68045 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  Ft. Madison Middle School,Media Center Braxton Williams
  Mon - Fri, Jul 8 - 12 9:00 AM - Noon

 

 

 

#68046 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  SCC WB,125 Heather Smith
  Mon - Fri, Jul 29 - Aug 2 9:00 AM - Noon

 

 

 

Code Breakers
Calling all future coders, programmers, and designers! Learn the basics of web coding languages like HTML, JavaScript, and CSS. Tackle a new web or design challenge each day and be on your way to becoming the next tech star!

#68040 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  Mt. Pleasant Middle School,112 Heather Smith
  Mon - Fri, Jun 17 - 21 1:00 - 4:00 PM

 

 

 

#68039 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  SCC WB,125 Heather Smith
  Mon - Fri, Jul 8 - 12 9:00 AM - Noon

 

 

 

Drones 101
Work with your team to program and control a real drone! Learn the basics of how to program and fly remote control drones! Learn to navigate drones through obstacle courses and perform fantastic aerial stunts and maneuvers.

#68057 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  Ft. Madison Middle School,Media Center Braxton Williams
  Mon - Fri, Jun 17 - 21 1:00 - 4:00 PM

 

 

 

#68060 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  Mt. Pleasant Middle School,112 Braxton Williams
  Mon - Fri, Jul 15 - 19 9:00 AM - Noon

 

 

 

#68059 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  SCC WB,125 Braxton Williams
  Mon - Fri, Jul 22 - 26 9:00 AM - Noon

 

 

 

#68058 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  SCC Keokuk,IT 110 Braxton Williams
  Mon - Fri, Jul 29 - Aug 2 9:00 AM - Noon

 

 

 

New Exploring Animal Science
Discover the science and life skills involved in animal and veterinary careers. Explore the world of animals through science. Understand handling, medical care and nutrition through hands-on activities.

#68067 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  Keokuk High School,239 Shannon Tackes
  Mon - Fri, Jul 8 - 12 1:00 - 4:00 PM

 

 

 

#68066 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  SCC WB,517 Alex Huston
  Mon - Fri, Jul 22 - 26 9:00 AM - Noon

 

 

 

Fungineering
Flex your design engineering muscle! Learn engineering basics using the latest computer-aided design software and design your very own projects to take home. Participants should have a basic understanding of computers. New skills for repeat attendees!

#68020 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  SCC WB,125 Taylor Fountain
  Mon - Fri, Jun 17 - 21 9:00 AM - Noon

 

 

 

Game Designer with Tynker
You got game? Become a junior programmer and build your very own computer game, then share it with family and friends. Build worlds and characters, and add special effects all using the TYNKER program. Camp participants should have a basic understanding of computers.

#68032 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  SCC WB,125 Heather Smith
  Mon - Fri, Jul 8 - 12 1:00 - 4:00 PM

 

 

 

#68034 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  SCC Keokuk,IT 110 Curtis Clark
  Mon - Fri, Jul 22 - 26 1:00 - 4:00 PM

 

 

 

Heavy Metals
Are you strong as steel? Learn basic welding and get real hands-on experience using ARC and MIG welding machines. Build a cool project you can take home.

#68024 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  IronWorkers Local 577 Steven Kershner
  Mon - Fri, Jun 17 - 21 9:00 AM - Noon

 

 

 

#68023 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  SCC WB,701, Welding Lab Michael Kaczinski
  Mon - Fri, Jul 29 - Aug 2 9:00 AM - Noon

 

 

 

History's Mysteries
Is history your thing? Do you like to solve mysteries? Then we need your help solving a historical mystery! Spend the week tracking down clues to get to the bottom of it all and uncover the truth! Includes a trip to the Heritage Center Museum in Burlington.

#68014 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  SCC WB,201 Blake Bell
  Mon - Fri, Jul 15 - 19 9:00 AM - Noon

 

 

 

Japanese Language and Culture
Learn about the Land of the Rising Sun! Activities include basic Japanese vocabulary and learning to write kanji and kana; paper origami; tea ceremonies and Japanese food; and Eisa, the traditional Okinawan dance with drum. Even better, learn from actual Japanese students. When you leave, you'll even get your own Japanese pen pal.

#68054 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  SCC Keokuk Chantel Hawkins
  Mon - Fri, Jun 17 - 21 9:00 AM - Noon

 

 

 

Junior Detectives
Get your detective on and solve a crime scene. Learn how to take fingerprints, spot clues, and discover how crime scene sketches, DNA, bones and blood all help criminal investigators catch the bad guys. This fun-filled class has you learning about forensic science and criminal justice careers.

#68016 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  SCC WB Kelly Thomann
  Mon - Fri, Jun 24 - 28 1:00 - 4:00 PM

 

 

 

#68017 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  Keokuk High School,239 Shannon Tackes
  Mon - Fri, Jul 8 - 12 9:00 AM - Noon

 

 

 

New Learning Sign Language
Open up a new language spoken with your hands! This class will help you discover and understand basic phrases for communication in general areas of life. No prior knowledge is required.

#68065 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  Mt. Pleasant Middle School,106 Breanna Adam
  Mon - Fri, Jun 24 - 28 1:00 - 4:00 PM

 

 

 

Lights, Camera, Action!
Want a career in movies or TV? See how the pros do it. Get hands-on experience with camera operation, lighting design, directing, and editing. Work with your team to produce your very own short narrative video.

#68055 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  SCC WB,502 Avery Horton
  Mon - Fri, Jul 29 - Aug 2 9:00 AM - Noon

 

 

 

Musical Theatre
Were you born to be on stage? Great! Come experience fundamentals of drama, storytelling, collaboration, and personal expression. Get tips on performing solos and group performances. Learn basic vocal technique, song analysis, rehearsing, and musical staging. Welcome grades 4 to 8!

#68056 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  SCC WB,Little Theater, 333 Chantel Hawkins
  Mon - Fri, Jul 15 - 19 1:00 - 4:00 PM

 

 

 

New Real World Science
Science is EVERYWHERE! Understand our world through science with hands-on experiments. Your days will be filled by working with flatworms, meal worms, and red worms to understand how they are different and how they affect our environment. Explore the biodegradability of different products through science. Understand the grid and design of electricity as you make your own flashlight. These are just some of the hands on experiences you will explore.

#68068 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  SCC WB Kelly Thomann
  Mon - Fri, Jun 24 - 28 9:00 AM - Noon

 

 

 

ROBLOX Coders & Entrepreneurs
Discover how to code in the Lua language while playing and designing worlds in ROBLOX, an online universe where you can create anything you dream of. This new class combines game design concepts, coding, and FUN! Young entrepreneurs will also learn how to navigate Roblox's fast growing marketplace to publish their games. Student-created games will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family.

#68042 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  Mt. Pleasant Middle School,112 Braxton Williams
  Mon - Fri, Jun 24 - 28 1:00 - 4:00 PM

 

 

 

#68043 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  SCC WB,125 Braxton Williams
  Mon - Fri, Jul 22 - 26 1:00 - 4:00 PM

 

 

 

ROBO-Tek
Robots can do almost anything. See for yourself. Work with a team to design, build and program your specialized VEX robot to tackle different challenges.

#68013 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  SCC WB Taylor Fountain
  Mon - Fri, Jun 24 - 28 1:00 - 4:00 PM

 

 

 

Science of Cooking
Did you know there’s a high-tech laboratory in your house? It’s called the kitchen! You can make stuff very hot or very cold, you’ve got water, tools to mix materials, and more. Cooking is actually chemistry. Through hands-on lessons and recipes, learn how different foods react together and change!

#68048 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  Mt. Pleasant Middle School,103 Stephanie Heckart
  Mon - Fri, Jun 17 - 21 9:00 AM - Noon

 

 

 

#68047 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  Ft. Madison Middle School,214 Becky Morey
  Mon - Fri, Jun 17 - 21 9:00 AM - Noon

 

 

 

#68049 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  West Burlington High School,345 Stephanie Heckart
  Mon - Fri, Jun 24 - 28 1:00 - 4:00 PM

 

 

 

Virtual Reality:The Future is Now
Embark on an epic adventure in virtual reality! Learn 3D fundamentals and create your own virtual worlds, explore simulated environments, and craft cool 3D experiences. Take your cardboard VR headset home to show your world to friends and family. Students do not need special equipment to take the class, but the VR headset requires an Android or Apple mobile device.

#68052 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  Ft. Madison Middle School,Media Center Braxton Williams
  Mon - Fri, Jun 17 - 21 9:00 AM - Noon

 

 

 

#68053 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  SCC Keokuk,IT 110 Curtis Clark
  Mon - Fri, Jul 15 - 19 9:00 AM - Noon

 

 

 

Grades 7 - 9

Advanced FUNgineering (7th - 9th)
Turn your designs into a prototype! Experienced FUNgineers will build on previous FUNgineering classes to learn a new software system, and first-time attendees will have fun learning it from scratch. Participants should have a basic understanding of computers. New skills for repeat attendees!

#68035 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  SCC WB,125 Taylor Fountain
  Mon - Fri, Jun 24 - 28 9:00 AM - Noon

 

 

 

New Advanced Sign Language (7th -9th grades)
Open up a new language spoken with your hands! This class will help you discover and understand basic phrases for communication in general areas of life. No prior knowledge is required.

#68069 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  SCC WB Breanna Adam
  Mon - Fri, Jun 17 - 21 9:00 AM - Noon

 

 

 

Adventures in Health Careers
Is helping people your thing? Think you’re fast on your feet in emergencies? Spend the week getting an up close look at popular health careers like nursing, respiratory care, paramedic, and home health. Take field trips to the area medical facilities and learn health skills in SCC’s brand new high-tech patient care simulation lab.

#68050 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  SCC WB,HP 124 Michelle Breuer
  Mon - Fri, Jun 17 - 21 1:00 - 4:00 PM

 

 

 

Animation Station (7th - 9th)
Ever wonder how they make animated movies like Frozen or Despicable Me? Come learn the magic! Watch great animated works and learn principles & technologies from an industry pro. Create your own computer animation in SCC's state-of-the-art computer animation lab. New skills for repeat attendees!

#68015 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  SCC WB,502 Avery Horton
  Mon - Fri, Jun 24 - 28 1:00 - 4:00 PM

 

 

 

App Attack (7-9th)
Make your own App! Use special app & game development software and explore the world of web-based mobile apps. Learn the basics of mobile app design and game development, and how they publish them for people to download. Build your app on a private site and then play it on your own device or computer. No experience is necessary and you don't even need a smartphone or tablet to take the class.

#68037 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  Mt. Pleasant Middle School,112 Heather Smith
  Mon - Fri, Jun 17 - 21 9:00 AM - Noon

 

 

 

#68038 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  SCC WB,125 Heather Smith
  Mon - Fri, Jul 15 - 19 1:00 - 4:00 PM

 

 

 

New Creative Cooking Challenge
Do you enjoy watching cooking competitions such as Iron Chef, Chopped, or Kids Baking Championship? Well, here's your chance to be a contestant! This class will be competition based, but will also teach cooking and baking skills (and the science behind them) necessary to help you become a master chef.

#68064 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  West Burlington High School,345 Stephanie Heckart
  Mon - Fri, Jun 24 - 28 9:00 AM - Noon

 

 

 

Game Design Studio
You got game? Learn to play and design a variety of game types. Build 2D platforms, top-down RPGs, side scrollers and physics-based games. Learn how to create motion and add special effects with the TYNKER program. Camp participants should have a basic understanding of computers. Build more skills for repeat attendees.

#68041 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  SCC Keokuk,IT 110 Curtis Clark
  Mon - Fri, Jul 22 - 26 9:00 AM - Noon

 

 

 

Gearhead Mechanics 101
Do you have a love for cars or just want to learn the basics? Join us and get your hands dirty learning how to change tires, do oil changes, and general mechanical tasks. Learn from the ground up just like some of the popular tv shows.

#68019 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  SCC WB,509 Wesley Carpenter
  Mon - Fri, Jun 24 - 28 9:00 AM - Noon

 

 

 

Heavy Metals (7th - 9th)
Shape steel like a pro. Learn basic welding and get real hands-on experience using ARC and MIG welding machines. Build a cool project you can take home. New skills for repeat attendees.

#68036 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  IronWorkers Local 577 Steven Kershner
  Mon - Fri, Jun 24 - 28 9:00 AM - Noon

 

 

 

New Historical Tour Around the World
Come join us as we virtually travel back in time to explore the history of Europe, Africa, the Americas, Asia and Australia. This adventure will introduce you to the peoples and cultures of each continent. Uncover the unique traditions of the past that define our world today.

#68063 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  SCC WB Blake Bell
  Mon - Fri, Jul 22 - 26 9:00 AM - Noon

 

 

 

Japanese Language and Culture (7th - 9th)
Learn about the Land of the Rising Sun! Activities include basic Japanese vocabulary and learning to write kanji and kana; paper origami; tea ceremonies and Japanese food; and Eisa, the traditional Okinawan dance with drum. Even better, learn from actual Japanese students. When you leave, you'll even get your own Japanese pen pal.

#68070 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  Ft. Madison Middle School,Media Center Chantel Hawkins
  Mon - Fri, Jul 8 - 12 1:00 - 4:00 PM

 

 

 

New Learn Latin (7th - 9th)
Learn the basics of Latin, the language of ancient Rome (and Harry Potter spells!), and discover its immense impact on the English language. Choose a Roman name and explore various aspects of ancient Roman life: food, festivals, mythology, clothing, houses, and entertainment. We will also try our hand at a Roman-inspired art project.

#69213 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  SCC WB,351 Lindsey House
  Mon - Fri, Jul 15 - 19 9:00 AM - Noon

 

 

 

Masters of Machining (7th - 9th)
Flex your tech muscle and learn the secrets behind precision machining. Use SOLIDWORKS to design a project. Then bring it to life as you cut, drill and polish it using the same machines found in today's high-tech facilities. Must be at least 13 years of age.

#68018 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  SCC WB,143 Bradley Junker
  Mon - Fri, Jun 17 - 21 1:00 - 4:00 PM

 

 

 

ROBO Tek (7th - 9th)
Robots can do almost anything. See for yourself. Work as a team to design, build and program a specialized VEX robot to tackle different challenges.

#68051 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  SCC WB Taylor Fountain
  Mon - Fri, Jun 17 - 21 1:00 - 4:00 PM

 

 

 

Youtuber University (7th - 9th)
Can’t live without your daily dose of Smoosh or Good Mythical Morning? Then this class is for you! Create cool videos and launch your own youtube channel. Learn video production basics along with tips to keep it safe. Must be 13 years of age to register for this camp.

#68062 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  SCC WB,502 Emily Folker
  Mon - Fri, Jul 8 - 12 1:00 - 4:00 PM

 

 

 

#68061 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $179.00
  Mt. Pleasant Middle School,112 Emily Folker
  Mon - Fri, Jul 15 - 19 1:00 - 4:00 PM