Design a game where growing more plants and crops gets you more rewards
6- 18 year olds
2x60 minutes class
60 minutes class
In this tournament styled event, JeromeASF conducts a three-part session where he first shortlists the top 100 Minecraft players from the Summer Camp, to participate in a build battle live in front of 100K+ kids. The top players get to talk live with JeromeASF as he teaches kids the secrets to win the Build Battles.
About Jerome: Jerome Aceti, or JeromeASF as he is known online, has 5.3 million subscribers on his YouTube channel currently and is growing rapidly. Aceti has worked closely with major brands including Microsoft, Geico, Sony, Intel, Totino's, 7-Eleven and more. Aceti is a co-founder of one of the top 10 Minecraft servers worldwide, is a frequent live-streamer and is ranked as a Top 150 Twitch streamer.
A crash course in Astrophysics. Participate in Neil's 18 under 18 to send a message to aliens
Neil deGrasse Tyson conducts an educational party for kids discussing space travel, the future of the humans, Mars colonization, and exoplanetary systems along with a Q&A. In addition, your kids participate in Neil's 18 under 18, a competition on scientific thinking and imagination with 18 winners, awarded by age groups.
About Neil: One of America's best-known scientists, astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson has spent much of his career sharing his knowledge with others. He has a great talent for presenting complex concepts in a clear and accessible manner. Tyson studied at Harvard University, the University of Texas at Austin, and Columbia University.
Learn about AI, Robotics and the future of human-robot interactions
For the first time ever, Sophia the Robot conducts a science class for kids at our camp. Wonder what an artificially intelligent robot wants us to learn? Be there to find out. And get a chance to converse with a real robot.
About Sophia the Robot: Hanson Robotics’ most advanced human-like robot, Sophia, personifies our dreams for the future of AI. As a unique combination of science, engineering, and artistry, Sophia is simultaneously a human-crafted science fiction character depicting the future of AI and robotics, and a platform for advanced robotics and AI research.
A must-attend class for kids who have difficulty / anxiety in Math learning
Using simple strategies to visualize Math problems, Dr. Jo effortlessly displaces Math anxiety with Math confidence. These will help build the "Math mindset" in your kids and help set them up for success for the rest of their lives. Watch Dr. Jo perform these live as a Mathamagician.
About Dr. Jo: Jo Boaler is the Nomellini & Olivier Professor of Education at Stanford University. She is author of 18 books, numerous articles and a White House presenter on women and girls. She cofounded www.youcubed.org to give teachers, parents and students the resources they need to excite students about mathematics. She is currently co leading a K-12 Data Science Initiative and was named as one of the 8 educators “changing the face of education” by the BBC.
Learn how Nas Daily amassed 47 million followers through the principles of storytelling
You've seen his videos every day on social media for years. Now learn from the man who garnered 47 million followers across the world through one simple skill - storytelling. Nuseir Yassin is specifically creating a workshop for BYJU'S kids to train them in the art of storytelling and content creation.
About Nuseir: Nuseir Yassin, founder and CEO of Nas Daily, has grown to be one of the most influential content creators on social media. With over 47 million followers across his social media channels, his videos are available in 13 languages today.
Teach your child to cook 3 simple summer recipes and learn NFTs along the way
Learning to cook can boost your chlid's creativity, be it by experimenting with pizza toppings, mixing & matching or designing their own meals. Logan Guleff, winner of "MasterChef Junior," brings to you 3 simple summer recipes right to your homes. In addition, he also introduces the concept of NFTs to your children, and shares his experience incorporating NFTs into virtual dining experiences.
About Logan: Logan Guleff, winner of the national television show "MasterChef Junior" on FOX, is the youngest kid to win the coveted title. Logan has been named one of the Most Influential Teens by Time Magazine and a James Beard Blended Burger Winner. In 2021, he offered the first ever NFT for his virtual dining experience - learn more about it at the BYJU'S Summer Camp.
Learn how Zaila masters any challenge while having fun
Learn how Zaila dedicates herself to mastering almost anything – be it riding a unicycle, playing the piano, dribbling the basketball, mastering spellings, or being great at mental Math.
About Zaila: Zaila Avant-garde is a multi-talented powerhouse, with success springing from all her endeavours - and all before the ninth grade. She was recently named SportsKid of the Year 2021 by Sports Illustrated Kids. Hailing from New Orleans, Louisiana, she won the 2021 Scripps National Spelling Bee, making her the first African-American to win in almost 100 years of the competition.
Workshop on the 8 pillars of survival and escaping Zombie attacks!
Do your kids have what it takes to be a survivor? Learn basic techniques and skills to survive in any situation! To add a fun angle to this session, for the first time ever, Mykel teaches kids how to survive a zombie attack. This is bound to be fun, educational, and benefitting all age groups, including parents.
About Mykel: Mykel Hawke is a Retired Special Forces Officer & Combat Vet who is best known for over 50 TV Shows in Survival & Special Ops such as "Man, Woman, Wild" & "One Man Army." Mykel has also produced dozens of survival products for families and professionals. With a Master's degree and 2 Blackbelts, Mykel is one of the Mentors on Discovery Channel's Show "India's Ultimate Warrior" with Vidyut Jamwal. And he's the Military Survival & Special Ops Expert on FOX's new show with Kelsey Grammar called "Legends & Lies."
Learn CEO duties by making difficult decisions and being socially accountable
We invite BYJU'S Summer Camp participants to submit their ideas on what they would do if they were CEOs of select companies. Based on their ideas, we select a group of participants to present their CEO game plan live to Divya Gokulnath, Co-Founder of BYJU'S, in front of a 20K+ audience of kids and parents. Winners will be selected by age group, with special prizes awarded.
About Divya: Divya Gokulnath is an entrepreneur, educator and the cofounder of BYJU’S. She has been instrumental in ideating and strategizing across content, business growth and product offerings at BYJU’S. She has been on the board of the company, right from its inception. A firm believer in curiosity led learning, Divya credits technology driven education for making learning more impactful and accessible.
Two part class teaching your child to make and keep friends and training parents to build child confidence
Date: Friday, June 17, 2022 at 11:00am EDT
Friendships can be complicated. All kids face challenges such as trying to find a new friend, resolving a conflict with a friend, or dealing with teasing, Dr. Eileen will share tips to help your child feel more comfortable, capable, and confident in social situations.
Directly trying to boost kids' self-esteem tends to backfire. Genuine confidence comes, not from external praise and accomplishments, but from connecting with something bigger than ourselves. Dr. Eileen offers practical ways parents can help children with common self-esteem challenges related to making friends, persisting at difficult tasks, and handling constructive criticism.
About Dr. Eileen: Eileen Kennedy-Moore, PhD, is an author and clinical psychologist based in Princeton, NJ. She has written many books about children's feelings and friendships, including "Growing Friendships: A Kid's Guide to Making and Keeping Friends" and "Kid Confidence: Help Your Child Make Friends, Build Resilience, and Develop Real Self-Esteem." Her blog, Growing Friendships, on Psychology Today has over 4.5 million views. She's also the creator of DrFriendtastic.com (for kids) and OpenDoor.substack.com (for parents).
Learn to code through play and create your very own Minecraft game
Apply coding fundamentals to solve and simulate space challenges
Create exciting and fun projects involving real life application of math concepts using technology
Explore the world of art, animation & video with two fun and engaging capstone projects