Summer is not very far away and it is time to start looking at summer camps to send your child to. Why not send them to Cub Creek Science Camp? Cub Creek Science Camp takes place at Bear River Ranch located in Rolla, Missouri. Cub Creek Science Camp gives campers all the fun of a traditional camp combined with a science camp, zoo camp and an animal camp. Your child is bound to have a great time learning and playing at Cub Creek Science Camp.
Cub Creek Science Camp is coed and open to children ages 7-17. The campers are divided into junior campers and senior campers. Junior campers are campers who are 7-11 years old. Not only do they divide campers into junior and senior ranks they also split them by ages for bunking in the cabins. These splits also work to show who will participate in activities together.
The activities that they offer are all the traditional activities of a summer camp. Activities like tie dying t-shirts, fishing, swimming and crafts to name a few. But they also offer unique activities such as Science Camp, Jr. Vet and Adopt an Animal. There is no way that your child could possible get bored here.
There are over 20 different courses that your child can sign up for, with over 100 different activities. Here is a brief look at some of the courses and activities that your child has a chance to sign up for.
Adopt An Animal: You child can choose his or her favorite animal and become that animal’s adoptive parent for a week. Under supervision of an Animal Specialist your child will learn about his or her animal and take responsibility for that animal’s care and handling. They will receive an adoption certificate and a photo of his or her animal.
Animal Safari: You child will get the chance to explore the Ranch searching for wildlife. He or she will be bringing along one of the camps digital cameras to record their findings and share with everyone back at base camp.
Botany: Your child can become a Botanist for a week and get the chance to learn all about the mysteries of common plants.
Computer Presentation: Your child will learn how to combine photos, music and special effects on the computer to create their own digital presentation of their camp experience. They will go home with a computer CD.
These are just some of the things your child can be learning and taking part in at Cub Creek Science Camp. All staff members at the camp go through extensive training and background checks to ensure the safety of all the children. So you can rest assured that your child will be safe there and engaging in lots of fun and educational activities.
Visit their website to learn more about what Cub Creek Science Camp has to offer your child.