Lake Minnetonka Sailing School adds STEM curriculum to summer camps

Lake Minnetonka Sailing School in Deephaven has added science, technology, engineering and math programming to its summer sailing curriculum.

The school’s recreational camps July 5-14 and July 17-28 will offer students the opportunity to learn STEM principles as they relate to sailing.

The camps will include sailing, classroom discussion, research, hands-on projects and experiments. The curriculum, which was developed by U.S. Sailing, will be taught by certified staff.

Students ages 10 through 16 will experience measuring wind, buoyancy, sail area and perimeter, simple machines, geometry of sailing, extreme weather, land and sea breezes and marine debris.

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