Catapults, ballistae and trebuchets have been around for centuries, knocking down medieval castles. We will take a historical walk through the development of these weapons and the evolution of castle design to defend against them. Each day we will have a mock battle to test each other’s defenses!
Science: balanced and unbalanced forces, speed vs. energy, object collision, gravitation (ALEX)
Morning Check-In: 8:45-9:00AM Mon-Fri
Camp Time: 9:00AM-12:00PM Mon-Fri
Morning Pick-Up: 11:55AM-12:05PM Mon-Fri
Afternoon Check-In: 11:45-12:00PM Mon-Fri
Camp Time: 1:00PM-4:00PM Mon-Fri
Afternoon Pick-Up: 3:55PM-4:05PM Mon-Fri
Lunch Plan: Students who are staying for both morning and afternoon camp are welcome to stay from 12-1PM and bring they own lunch. We have a fridge and microwave available for their convenience.
Skill Level: Beg
Student to Teacher Ratio: 12 students per instructor