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Video Game Camps without the Computers

Video Game Camps without the Computers According to a study done by the Kaiser Family Foundation, children spend an average of almost 11 hours a day staring at screens (television, computers, cell phones). Obesity is on the rise and inactivity is the primary culprit....

Minecraft Camp in Real Life

Many of our summer campers are big fans of the computer game Minecraft – no surprise.  The reason is that Minecraft is a game about survival and creating worlds… much like life in Sidleterra at Wizards & Warriors Summer Camp. Our campers have...

How we get kids and teens unplugged from the computer!

Note: The terms “Left Brain” and “Right Brain” are used in this commentary to explain skill sets that predominately incorporate the appropriate side of the brain. In truth, almost all skill sets use both sides of the brain to some degree.  Also...

Why we do what we do at our Summer Camp

Some parents and guardians may look at our summer camp or class videos or photos and what they see are kids fighting zombies or monsters. They conclude that we are a place where kids run around with foam swords or NERF blasters and play at violence for the purpose of...