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STEM Matters NYC Programs: Camps for Grade 1

Programs for Students in Grade 1

All programs take place Monday, April 22 through Friday, April 26, from 9:00am to 3:00pm each day.

Aquarium Careers

Location: NY Aquarium in Coney Island, Brooklyn

No school? Dive into the aquarium instead! Learn about all of the important people who keep aquariums running like keepers, veterinarians, and engineers! Explore our exhibits, see behind the scenes, and meet some of our ocean invertebrates up close!

Backyard Biologists

Location: Staten Island Zoo in West Brighton, Staten Island

Don't miss the nature in your own backyard and the concrete jungle around us! Become a backyard biologist at the Staten Island Zoo and learn how to safely observe natural systems at home and in your community. Campers will go home equipped with ways to study and improve their own urban ecosystem!

Guardians of the Garden

Location: Queens Botanical Garden in Flushing, Queens​

Our city is overflowing with curious natural wonders for you to explore at Queens Botanical Garden! Become a Guardian of the Garden, one of nature's superheroes! Investigate what's blooming and buzzing this season, and enjoy art projects and games all inspired by the Botanical Garden's collections and landscapes.