Drobots (Drone STEM Camp)
Ultimate Drone Racing & Obstacle Challenge (10-14 yrs.): Weeks of June 17 and August 5
Start your engines! Campers progress through skill challenges and maneuvers to become familiar with the drone’s speed and agility as they learn about one of the world’s fastest growing sports. Flight squads face off against one another in friendly competition when they take on the challenge of flying for speed by racing against themselves and the clock. Campers maneuver drones through mini obstacle courses throughout the week before designing and building the course for the final competition.
Junior Drone Pilots (6-8 yrs.): Weeks of June 24 and July 29
Young drone pilots learn the basics of drone technology and safety before taking to the air! Designed for campers with little to no drone experience, this program uses the safest and most reliable drones on the market, including Parrot™ drones. After campers receive clear instructions on flying maneuvers, they experience one-of-a-kind excitement, challenges, and learning that take place with this technology. Campers also use rolling drones, such as BB-8, and jumping drones to play games like Tic-Tac-Drone; Drone Bowling; and Duck, Duck, Drone.
Ultimate Drone Obstacle Challenge (8-12 yrs.): Week of June 24
This session is filled with pure action! Campers begin by learning drone safety and history and progress through skill challenges, performing various exercises and maneuvers to become familiar with the drone’s speed and agility. Campers use iPads and remote controls to maneuver their drones through short and long obstacle courses throughout the week before designing and building the course for the final competition.
Drone Mission Mania (8-12 yrs.): Week of July 29
Fly, roll, and jump drones in this action-packed session! After learning the basics of drone technology and safety, campers code drones and take to the air! Rolling and jumping drones add to the fun as campers experience a week filled with various challenges, games, and excitement. Campers work in teams throughout the week to prepare for the Ultimate Drone Games which includes awesome events like Drone Baseball, Dronado, Womp Rat Invasion, Drone Bowling, and more!
Drone safety and the social responsibilities of flying drones are included in this program. No drone flying experience necessary.
Provider: Drobots Company offers a variety of age-appropriate technology, drone, gaming, programming, designing, and STEM-based programs (drobotscompany.com).