Video Game Maker
Grades: rising 4th-7th graders
Cost: $349/week (Full Day)
This is the camp to take for those that want their creativity run wild and create a video game that others want to play! Club SciKidz uses Fusion 2.5 from Clickteam to teach campers how to build two-dimensional video games. This software provides an easy-to-use game-authoring environment that allows campers to create many types of computer games, screen savers, and other applications.
Campers will get started with a Space Shooter Game where they learn how to create moving backgrounds, add scores and lives, design instructions and titles, create waves of enemies, and transition screens. Later in the week, campers will learn how to create Maze and Platform Games.
To learn more about the impact of video games, please go to:
PBS.org Video Game Article
*Please have your campers bring a USB drive to camp*
Registration closes at 11:59pm Friday before this camp begins. For late registrations, please email us at email@example.com. Late registration fee of $20 will apply.
Typical Daily Schedule
Check out our “Typical Day” schedule HERE!
Please note, this is a generalized daily scheduled so actual lesson times and activity duration may vary slightly.
Hours & Fees
Camp Hours are Monday-Friday, 9am-4pm. We also offer optional Pre Camp care ($30/wk), starting at 8am, and Post Camp care ($45/wk) which ends at 5:30pm.
Camps start at $325/week for Full Day Camps. The Half Day camp option is available for PreK & Kindergarten camps only, and is $275/week.
Camps offered the week of July 4th (at HPPC only) are FOUR DAY camps (July 5-8) and are prorated accordingly.
Forms & Resources
Review the 2023 Camper Welcome Flyer HERE
If your child requires any prescription medications during the time he/she is at the camp, please download this form and print it, fill in the required information, fax it over to 214-530-5979 and bring it with the child on the first day of camp.