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College for Kids – Summer Offerings

Stay Tuned for 2024 College for Kids Offerings 

We are looking forward to a great summer of camps! Questions? Contact Danaka Bunch, bunchd@sandhills.edu or call (910) 695-3980.

Explore Available Camps 

Lyric Poetry in Modern Music

In this camp, students will explore the structure of fluid, lyrical poetry in your favorite songs and artists. You will learn to recognize different poetic devices including alliteration, metaphor, allusion and several types of rhyme schemes. We encourage participants to bring their favorite songs for class discussion.

Drones Camp

Decide if you want to take your first step into the world of drones, or if you’re already an experienced pilot. Either way, this camp is made for you. In this program, we will teach you everything you need to know about flying drones safely and legally in order to capture stunning footage. You will learn how drones work and how to operate them with precision. We will discuss FAA regulations and flight planning techniques as well as general flight techniques such as altitude control, throttle management and visual orientation. At the end of the camp, you’ll be well-versed with all things drone related and ready to go out in search of some fun adventures!

Robotics Camp

Explore the exciting world of robotics and learn how to design, build, and program robots to perform various tasks. We will cover the basics of robot design, including mechanical and electrical components, as well as programming and control.  In addition, we will also discuss the different types of robots, such as wheeled robots, humanoid robots, and drones, and their respective applications in various industries, such as manufacturing, healthcare, and entertainment. At the end of this camp, you will have a basic understanding of the principles of robotics and the skills to design and program simple robots. You will also have a glimpse into the exciting future of robotics and the potential impact it will have on our society. So, get ready to dive into the world of robotics with our robotics camp!