Science of Motion and Machines

5 Weeks

Regular price $149.00

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  • Are you curious what makes planes fly or how huge ships don’t sink? 
  • Course objectives:
    • Discover the science behind some of the most exciting forms of transportation: boats and planes
    • Through hands-on science experiments, explore concepts such as density, gravity, surface tension, and buoyancy
  • Skills developed: Thinking, problem solving, creativity, basic science principles. 
  • By the end of the class: Your student will have the opportunity to create their own planes and boats and put them into action!
  • Materials needed: Lots of materials collected from home for building and testing (plastic bottles, straws, tape, aluminum foil, cardboard, many pieces of paper, coins, cork), scissors, a container with water, a small amount of liquid soap. 
  • About the class: Classes meet once a week for five weeks. Each class meeting will last 75 minutes.   Classes will have 1-6 students. 

Ivy Camps USA

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a true global experience

Ivy Camps USA has active participants from over 30 countries and from every continent! Students enjoy a unique international English-immersion experience without having to travel to the US.

Our interactive online classes connect kids from different countries through creative projects and challenges. Kids gain invaluable experience working with different cultures to become true global citizens.


It has indeed been a fun camp and I have gotten endless hugs and thank you’s from the girls because of it. So - thank YOU and the Program Leads for the fantastic work!

Sara A., Mother from the UAE

He was jumping around in excitement and thanking me for this opportunity! I’m baffled because he is tough to please. He’s waiting eagerly for tomorrow!

Rawan W., Mother from Kuwait