Author Archives: Bot Camp

No Fields? No Problem!

Those aren’t even available yet! How’d you get it? The new 2019-2020 VEX IQ game “Squared Away” was released yesterday, and one of the biggest challenges is getting the new game field. The game field parts usually aren’t available at launch, and this year additional shipping issues have caused further delays. Thankfully, Bot Camp had […]

Teacher Workshops @ Bot Camp

        On February 25th to 28th, 2019, Bot Camp hosted a series of free professional development teacher workshops. Thanks to generous grants from FIRST Robotics Canada and the government of Canada’s CanCODE program, teachers learned how they could implement robotics and coding into their classrooms. Topics included: Curriculum Integration Opportunities with Robotics […]

OurKids Annual Camp Guide

Bot Camp is proud to be featured in OurKids’ annual camp guide. OurKids is a trusted source of information for camps and programs for children. Established in 1988, it has been a leading source for parents looking for best-in-class programs for their children. You can find information on Bot Camp in the Educational Camps section […]

Camps.ca Feature + Review

Bot Camp is proud to be featured on Camps.ca, the leading online resource for high-quality Canadian camp programs. Camps.ca is a comprehensive website, listing the best and most trusted camps and after school programs in the country. Search their extensive database, and read their independent reviews to help you find the perfect program for your […]

Five Girls Receive Scholarships from SK Creations

In 2015, Samantha Sedran and Katrina Usmar attended Bot Camp. They enjoyed their time so much, that they wanted to help more girls experience what it’s like to go to robotics camp – especially those who couldn’t afford it. Since then, they have launched their “16 by 16 Campaign,” challenging themselves to raise funds to send 16 girls to […]