Classes

Sustainability STEAM Camp

Think and Make Sustainably this Winter Break!

Learn and implement basic principles of Sustainability. 

The Sustainability STEAM winter camp is a program aimed at helping youth understand what it means to be sustainable through fun, interactive STEAM activities based around different areas of sustainability, such as: Recycling & Waste segregation, food & agriculture, energy and water. The camp is broken down into five days, each based around these themes. The program ends with a field trip that allows participants to address all the issues and solutions they’ve learned throughout the week. 

Topics covered in this program:

  • Renewable Energy 
  • Recycling and Upcycling 
  • Engineering 
  • Agriculture 
  • General Sustainability 
  • Details of program and schedule are in the document below!

Learning Objectives:

  • Help youth develop an understanding of sustainability concepts.
  • Help youth develop a respect for our natural environment.
  • Teach youth about actions they can implement each and every day to lessen their impact on our environment and conserve resources.
  • Encourage attitude and behavior change in youth and their families that leads to their lessened impact on the environment.

Sustainability STEAM Winter Camp schedule: 

The program runs throughout winter break, there are three planned intakes: 

Batch 1:

  • Camp Dates: Program starts on Sunday 13th of December 2020 and ends on Thursday 17th of December 2020. Sessions will be held on daily basis at Makerspace Al Zeina facility.  
  • Sessions start at 9:00am, and end at 2:00pm.

Batch 2:

  • Camp Dates: Program starts on Sunday 20th of December 2020 and ends on Thursday 24th of December 2020. Sessions will be held on daily basis at Makerspace Al Zeina facility.
  • Sessions start at 9:00am, and end at 2:00pm.

Batch 3:

  • Camp Dates: Program starts on Sunday 27th of December 2020 and ends on Thursday 31st of December 2020. Sessions will be held on daily basis at Makerspace Al Zeina facility.
  • Sessions start at 9:00am, and end at 2:00pm.
  • Registration is open now! 

Age & Supervision requirements

  • Minimum age: 8
  • No parental supervision is necessary during sessions! 
     

Prerequisites & Other Requirements 

  • The camp will be conducted in English.

Cost

  • Online offer price: AED 1,100 per student. 

Number of Students

  • Minimum number of registrations: 4
  • Due to health and safety concerns the number of participants is limited. 

 

  • If registrations do not reach the minimum number, Makerspace retains the right to cancel the camp.
  • Parents will be notified 48 hours prior to the camps' start in case of any changes.
    Camp fees are not refunded, but credited for future classes in case of cancellation (except in the instance where the camp does not go ahead, in which case registration cost is reimbursed in full), please refer to our Payments, Refunds & Cancellations for more information. 

 

Safety

  • We have implemented all necessary precautionary measures to ensure that all our makers can enjoy this workshop in safe and clean environments. We cannot offer drinks or snacks, so please bring your own water bottles. Should you notice the slightest signs of illness or unusual tiredness, we kindly ask you to stay at home. 
  • Social distancing is applied, participants are requested to wear masks at all times. 
  • Closed-toed shoes are mandatory for all participants. Open-toed footwear of any kind is not permitted and unfortunately if this requirement is not met, we will not be able to allow access to the facility.

 

If you need any assistance, please do not hesitate to reach out to us: 

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Phone: +971 2 5588624





Members and Non-members: AED 1,100.00