An educational program keeps area kids minds busy during the summer.
Camp invention' is a stem program for students in grades kindergarten through 6th.
Stem stands for science ..
Technology ... engineering and mathematics.
This is the 9- th year prairie view elementary in holmen has hosted the camp.
The week long event includes hands on activities to learn about fossils ... d-n-a ... and remote control robots.
The flexibility of the summer allows for teachers to give students a deeper learning experience.
"it's a lot of in- depth, a lot of hands-on types of things that some times our daily structure is a little time constraint and we can't do that part."
More than 1- hundred and 50 campers are attending