2018 Zionsville Summer Camps

Registration for all Zionsville Minecraft Camps will be available March 15th

June 4-8

World of Minecraft Camp – Session #1
June 4-8 (9:00am-12:00pm) @ ZCHS (Room 512) - REGISTER HERE!

For Minecraft players of all skill levels.  Join the adventure that is MINECRAFT in this exciting camp that will immerse students into the game they love.   Campers will play a special educational mod of the game on a secure server where they will explore a vast interactive ancient world map complete with thrilling quests and adventures.  In another activity, campers must work together in survival mode to design, create, and build an entire virtual community on a volcano island.   Each day will see a different set of challenges and games that will put their creativity and problem solving to the test.   Note: Campers should be able to read simple on-screen instructions.  Also, campers will not need to bring a computer to camp and they will not need their own Mojang Minecraft account. Grades 1-6 [$160]

*Parents wanting to provide a day-camp experience for their child can sign their child up for both this camp and the afternoon “Advanced Minecraft Engineering Camp” that runs during this same week.   Campers who attend both camps are welcome to bring a sack lunch and stay and eat lunch with our camp counselors during the lunch break.

Advanced Minecraft Engineering Camp – Session #1
June 4-8 (1:00-4:00pm) @ ZCHS (Room 512) - 
REGISTER HERE!

For intermediate and advanced Minecraft players.  In addition to many of the activities and games presented in the “World of Minecraft Camp”, campers will learn advanced crafting skills, complex Redstone engineering, and how to install and manage mods.   Campers will put their engineering skills to the test in both survival and creative worlds with individual and team-based challenges and games including Spleef, Skywars, Race for the Wool, and many more.  Note: Campers will not need to bring a computer to camp but are encouraged, though not required, to have their own Mojang Minecraft account so that they can try at home what they learn at camp.  Grades 3-8 [$160]   

*Parents wanting to provide a day-camp experience for their child can sign their child up for both this camp and the morning “World of Minecraft Camp” that runs during this same week.   Campers who attend both camps are welcome to bring a sack lunch and stay and eat lunch with our camp counselors during the lunch break.

June 11-15

Advanced Minecraft Engineering Camp – Session #2
June 11-15 (9:00am-12:00pm) @ ZCHS (Room 512) - REGISTER HERE!

For intermediate and advanced Minecraft players.  In addition to many of the activities and games presented in the “World of Minecraft Camp”, campers will learn advanced crafting skills, complex Redstone engineering, and how to install and manage mods.   Campers will put their engineering skills to the test in both survival and creative worlds with individual and team-based challenges and games including Spleef, Skywars, Race for the Wool, and many more.  
Note: Campers will not need to bring a computer to camp but are encouraged, though not required, to have their own Mojang Minecraft account so that they can try at home what they learn at camp.  Grades 3-8 [$160]

*Parents wanting to provide a day-camp experience for their child can sign their child up for both this camp and the afternoon “Minecraft Build Battles Camp” that runs during this same week.   Campers who attend both camps are welcome to bring a sack lunch and stay and eat lunch with our camp counselors during the lunch break.

Minecraft Build Battles Camp
June 11-15 (1:00-4:00 pm) @ ZCHS (Room 512) - REGISTER HERE!

For Minecraft players of all skill levels.   Build Battles is for the Minecraft Player who enjoys building and showing off their creations.  Each day will present campers with a different build challenge.   A medieval castle, a luxurious mansion, a secret fortress, a deluxe tree house – these are just a few of the Build Battle challenges that will put their Minecraft skills to the test.  At the end of each day campers will get to show off their creations to the rest of the class.    Note: Campers do NOT need a computer or a Mojang Minecraft Account. Grades 2-8 [$160]

*Parents wanting to provide a day-camp experience for their child can sign their child up for both this camp and the morning “Advanced Minecraft Engineering Camp” that runs during this same week.   Campers who attend both camps are welcome to bring a sack lunch and stay and eat lunch with our camp counselors during the lunch break.

June 25-29

Minecraft MegaBuild Camp
June 25-29 (9:00am-12:00pm) @ ZCHS (Room 512) - REGISTER HERE!

For Minecraft players of all skill levels.  Welcome to the world of Minecraft MegaBuild!   Campers will work together on a secure server in creative mode to design and build a virtual model of downtown brickstreet Zionsville.   Students will learn about modern city planning along with design and engineering concepts related to building construction.   Campers will also design and build various other Mega-Structures including a skyscraper.   Note: Campers do NOT need a computer or a Mojang Minecraft Account. Grades 2-8 [$160]

*Parents wanting to provide a day-camp experience for their child can sign their child up for both this camp and the “World of Minecraft Camp” that runs in the afternoon.   Campers who attend both camps are welcome to bring a sack lunch and stay and eat lunch with our camp counselors during the lunch break.

World of Minecraft Camp – Session #2
June 25-29 (1:00-4:00pm) @ ZCHS (Room 512)  - REGISTER HERE!

For Minecraft players of all skill levels.  Join the adventure that is MINECRAFT in this exciting camp that will immerse students into the game they love.   Campers will play a special educational mod of the game on a secure server where they will explore a vast interactive ancient world map complete with thrilling quests and adventures.  In another activity, campers must work together in survival mode to design, create, and build an entire virtual community on a volcano island.   Each day will see a different set of challenges and games that will put their creativity and problem solving to the test.   Note: Campers should be able to read simple on-screen instructions.  Also, campers will not need to bring a computer to camp and they will not need their own Mojang Minecraft account. Grades 1-6 [$160]

*Parents wanting to provide a day-camp experience for their child can sign their child up for both this camp and the morning “Minecraft MegaBuild Camp” that runs during this same week.   Campers who attend both camps are welcome to bring a sack lunch and stay and eat lunch with our camp counselors during the lunch break.

July 9-13

Minecraft Games & More Camp
July 9-13 (9:00am-12:00pm) @ ZCHS (Room 512) - REGISTER HERE!

For Minecraft players of all skill levels.  Campers will play a variety of Minecraft games and challenges on a secure Minecraft server.  Games will include “Spleef”, “Skywars”, “Race for the Wool”, “Freeze Tag”, “Hide & Seek”, “Scavenger Hunt”, “Team Obstacle Course”, “Destroy the Beacon”, and many more.    The ultimate Minecraft Gaming Camp where campers get to put everything they know about Minecraft to the test!  Note: Campers do NOT need a computer or a Mojang Minecraft Account. Grades 1-8 [$160]

*Parents wanting to provide a day-camp experience for their child can sign their child up for both this camp and the “Minecraft Coding & 3D Printing Camp” that runs in the afternoon.   Campers who attend both camps are welcome to bring a sack lunch and stay and eat lunch with our camp counselors during the lunch break.

Minecraft Coding & 3D Printing Camp
July 9-13 (1:00-4:00 p.m.) @ ZCHS (Room 512) - REGISTER HERE!

For experienced Minecraft players.  Learn how to write command blocks, code in Java script, install and manage Minecraft mods, and accelerate your Minecraft game creation skills.   Campers will learn the basics of object-oriented computer programming using the award winning ComputerCraft Minecraft Mod while incorporating advanced redstoning skills to create complex commands and systems.  Campers will also work with 3d Design Software and a MakerGear 3-d printer to see their 3-d creations come to life.  Note: Campers are encouraged, but not required, to have their own Minecraft account.  Grades 4-8 [$160]

*Parents wanting to provide a day-camp experience for their child can sign their child up for both this camp and the “Minecraft Games & More Camp” that runs in the morning.   Campers who attend both camps are welcome to bring a sack lunch and stay and eat lunch with our camp counselors during the lunch break.
 

July 23-27

Minecraft All-Stars Camp (Invitation Only)
July 23-27 (9:00am -12:00pm) @ ZCHS (Room 512) - REGISTER HERE!

Note: Please only register your child for this camp after you have received an invitation email.  Campers who received an email invite during the 2017 summer are welcome to register for this camp. This camp is for advanced campers who have previously attended one of our camps and who are entering grade 3 or higher.  Throughout the summer we will periodically be sending out invitationsHowever, if you would like to inquire about your child's readiness for this camp don't hesitate to email us at indystemcamps@gmail.com.

“Minecraft All-Stars Camp” is only for students who have previously attended a Minecraft camp AND who have been identified by Indy Stem Camp counsellors as having advanced Minecraft gaming skills.  This camp is by invitation only!   This camp will emphasize advanced Minecraft game play including complex Redstone and command block usage.  In addition to playing on our secure educational server campers will learn how to set up their own Minecraft Realms server.  Team PVP games including “Island Battle”, “Sky Wars”, and “Walls” will be played.  NOTE: Campers will be required to have and know their own Mojang username and password or request a free temporary guest account prior to the start of camp.  Invitations to this camp will be sent out periodically throughout the spring & summer but parents are welcome to inquire about their child’s readiness. Grades 3-8 [$160]