Full-Day Themed Camp Sessions For Ages 3-10
East Orlando (Near Lake Nona) Location Only

Summer Camp 2017

The summer program at Cranium Academy is 10 weeks of fun and learning for students who have a wide range of interests. Browse our schedule of programs here and reserve your spot in just a few minutes.
We offer full day camps for children from 3 years old to 10 years old in arts, humanities, sciences, and more! Camps are from 8:30 AM until 3:30 PM for an extended day, and 7:00 AM until 6:00 PM for a full day.

Camp Schedules

Extended Day

8:30 AM – 3:30 PM

Full Day

7:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Reserve your child’s spot today:

10 Exciting Sessions

Week 1:6/5 – 6/9
Week 2:6/12 – 6/16
Week 3:6/19 – 6/23
Week 4:6/26 – 6/30
Week 5:7/3 – 7/7
Week 6:7/10 – 7/14
Week 7:7/17 – 7/21
Week 8:7/24 – 7/28
Week 9:7/31 – 8/4
Week 10:8/7 – 8/11

Main Camp Themes (Ages 3-10)

Week 1: Da Vinci’s Apprentice

Campers will become Da Vinci’s Apprentice through imaginative, virtual adventures and creative, hands-on exploration to discover how color, composition and contrast inspire their inner artist!

Week 2: Junior Meteorologist


Kids will embark on a severe weather adventure encountering lightning, hurricanes, tornadoes, floods and winter storms along the way! Using reading, math, critical thinking, and creative skills, they will work together to find ways to survive their extreme weather journey.

Week 3: Lights, Camera, Action

Cranium Campers will be in the spotlight this week as they take the stage using their acting, improve, singing, dancing, and design skills! Campers will play theater games, write scripts, be on camera, sing and dance to music, and create costumes and props for the Grand Finale!

Week 4: Potent Potions & Fizzing Formulas


Junior scientists will explore the molecular world of chemistry in this exciting camp that’s full of actions and reactions. Campers will be mesmerized by the colorful, fizzing formulas that make up the world around us!

Week 5: Stars and Stripes

Red, white and blue! Ignite your imagination with a week filled with a celebration of the USA! Cranium Campers will participate in parades, holidays, foods, celebrations, games, and historical traditions of all things USA!

Week 6: Messtival

This camp is just what it sounds like: a messy Festival! This is a week full of messy games and activities. From mural painting using only feet to rummaging through a pool of slime filled with foam letters to solve a riddle, campers are sure to burn some energy!

Week 7: Backpacking Around the World


Grab your gear and prepare for the trip of a lifetime! Cranium Campers will take an educational journey around the world, learning about the language, art, food, customs, and geography of countries visited along the way.

Week 8: International Cooking

Bon Appétit! Little chefs will broaden their appetites for international foods as they explore basic regional cooking techniques as prepare their own menus, recipes and foods.

Week 9: Marvelous Music


Move and groove to marvelous music from around the world! Young musicians will take a musical journey exploring beats and rhythms, and learn about various music styles and genres.

Week 10: Critter Camp

Kids will become young zoologists as they get hands-on experiences with native Floridian animals. Masters and older Campers will dissect owl pellets to discover what critters owls consume. No Cranium Camp is complete without critter themed games, crafts, songs and more!

STEM Camp (Ages 3.5-5)

Week 2: I Wanna Be… An Astronaut

Three, two, one…blast off! From exploring the design of the International Space Station to simulating the handling and examining of moon rocks, our budding astronauts will learn about rockets, planets, and our solar system.

Week 4: I Wanna Be… A Physicist

It’s time for campers to think like real scientists! Using the scientific method, little brains ponder a variety of physics-related topics and learn what it means to make hypotheses, perform experiments, record data, and examine results.

Week 7: I Wanna Be… An Engineer

Calling all builders, designers, inventors, and dreamers! By exploring many engineering disciplines ranging from biomedical to electrical, little hands work to create innovative projects that engage and amaze!

Week 9: I Wanna Be… A Coder

Calling all future coders! Using the ScratchJr tablet app, budding computer scientists build a foundation for computer programming, and engage in unplugged activities enabling problem-solving and programming logic.

STEM Camp (Ages 6-10)

Week 2: Rocket Science: Destination Mars!

This exciting camp is all about rockets and how they are fueling our knowledge of other worlds. Campers learn what it takes to be a real rocket scientist!

Week 4: Potent Potions and Fizzing Formulas

Junior scientists explore the magic of chemistry in this exciting camp that is full of actions and reactions!

Week 7: 21st Century Robotics: Bigger Stronger Faster

Kids will study the fundamentals of engineering and technology necessary to create amazing robots, and then construct simplified models of their own.

Week 9: Coding and Animation

Using MIT’s Scratch computer language, campers create code that combines logic and creativity to bring objects to life through computer programming and animation.

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