Science, Technology, Engineering & Math ~ a Bridge to the Future!
An exciting summer learning experience is available for rising 4th through 8th grade students from Davidson and Davie County schools. DCCC, the Community College of Davidson and Davie Counties is hosting a summer STEM camp from July 16th to July 20th.
Preparing the innovative Designers of Tomorrow
During this week-long summer STEM camp, students will participate in fun and interactive projects that will introduce important concepts of science, technology, engineering and math through hands-on activities.
These activities, designed by Davie County teachers and staff, will include robotic programming using LEGO MindStorm Robots and bridge building using balsa wood. These activities will help students understand engineering design and problem solving techniques.
The innovative Designers of Tomorrow
Students will work in small groups with STEM trained coaches and mentors to strengthen problem solving and critical thinking skills while building collaboration, team-work and communication skills to encourage students to be innovative designers.
PPG Industries ~ Partners in Education
The STEM summer camp is being hosted by DCCC with sponsorship support from PPG Industries. PPG Industries manufactures fiberglass in a state of the art facility located in Lexington, North Carolina. PPG Industries is a global supplier of paints, coatings, optical products, specialty materials, chemicals, glass and fiber glass. Operating on the leading edge of technology and innovation, PPG Industries understands the importance of engaging students in STEM subjects early in their academic careers.
DCCC ~ Preparing Students for Success
DCCC, the community college of Davidson and Davie Counties also understands that in order to attract and retain high wage employers and opportunities to our area, we must be actively preparing students of all ages for the high tech careers of tomorrow. This summer STEM camp is just one more example of DCCC’s commitment to preparing all students for success.
Rising 4th through 8th Grade Students ~ Register Now for DCCC STEM Camp
Download your STEM Summer Camp Registration form today and get ready to build skills that will last a lifetime.