Discover our daily themes!
Meet the call of the wild and learn all about the Birds and the Beasts. Children simulate the behaviour of animals to understand what they do to survive. Habitats! Adaptations! Camouflage! What would you do as a predator hunting for field mice? Play an intriguing game to find out. Examine special features in animals that help them to survive! Meet+
Fall into a state of Mineral Mania! Meet a range of different rocks – igneous sedimentary and metamorphic, learn how to identify and classify them, and then pan for precious gems. Build a landform model and make your own sedimentary rock from surprising Mad Science materials! Experiment with weathering and erosion using sugar and sand. Then design+
Illuminate the Reason for Seasons & see / touch / discover the instruments used to measure Weather. Make your own thermometer to see how it works & learn how to forecast the weather. Work up a wintry snowstorm, experience a chilly wind, create a cloud in a bottle & make a thunderstorm! Watch the Mad Scientist create Lightning & get to twist+
Enter the fascinating world of plants & nature! Examine how plant stems work using dyes. Embark on a scent trail to identify good & bad scents. Extract natural colour from fruit, leaves, & berries to create your art masterpiece! During the Jaws & Claws snack-tivity, feed without hands – it’s a game of creativity and resourcefulness!+
Get acquainted with Geometric shapes in 3D! Which basic structural shape is stronger – a triangle or a square? What is so special about the shape of an egg? Get to know engineering basics through fun activities and mind-boggling hands-on experimentation. Engage with forces when building a mega structure and discover the different models of bridges!+
Our Camp Pricing
Junior Occupations25 to 29 November 2019
- Fun interactive & educational; with charismatic Mad Scientists leading each camp.
- Patented contents that resonate with kids; 5 days of activities from 10am to 4pm.
- Lunch provided daily.
- Mad Science take home kits and/or project every camp day.
- Early Bird Discount of 10% for SAFRA members (sign up before 31 Oct)
- Drop off between 9am to 10am & Pick up from 4pm to 5pm.
Our other 3 Camp Themes for Nov & Dec 2019
Underground Explorers (2nd to 6th December 2019)
Calling all Junior Archaeologists! Uncover the mysteries of ancient civilizations and the history of Palaeontology. Learn about the techniques, tools, and artefacts that teach us about the history of humans on earth. Study bone fragments, pottery shards, amber deposits, and fossils. Can you puzzle out the culture of a long-lost city using only a handful of clues?Learn more & Sign-up Today!
Flight Academy (9th to 13th December 2019)
The week will fly by as we travel through time looking at the earliest flying machines right up to modern day rocket launches. Become a Junior Aviator and discover the principles of flight and aerodynamics. Zip up your space suit for a planetary tour while we investigate the wonders of our very own Milky Way. Join your fellow astronauts as we send an awesome Mad Science rocket to the moon.Learn more & Sign-up Today!
Moving with Science (16th to 20th December 2019)
Join us in a fun-filled exploration of how science keeps our world moving. Take a close-up look at a wide array of scientific disciplines: chemistry, biology, engineering, physics, & optics! Take apart owl pellets to see what they cannot digest! Join a team of camper engineers & build bridges, domes, cubes and pyramids. Make your own sidewalk chalk, crystal gardens, & chromatography-dyed T-shirt!Learn more & Sign-up Today!