2019 Maker and S.T.E.A.M Classes

Join us this winter for  a series of hands-on classes including robotics, game programming and special maker and robotics programs for homeschoolers.

Junior Makerspace class is being added – Starts Thursday Feb 7th for 6 weeks.

Homeschool Maker and robotics classes will begin in February.

Junior Lego Robotics (Ages 5-8/K-2)

If you are interested in robotics and want to learn the basics this is the class for you. We will review the fundamentals of robotics and the various components that make up our robots. We will bring our various robots to life by programming them and completing simple fun challenges. This course is the perfect introduction for youngsters curious about the amazing world of robotics

Class information

  • The course will use the Lego Wedo platform
  • This class is intended for children in K-2nd grade
  • Each participant will move at his/her own pace
  • There is no class on 2/18
  • This is a six week session
  • Class time 4:30-6:00pm

 

Prerequisites:

  • Ability to follow LEGO directions

Date: January 28, 2019

Registration: Open

Price: $180.00

STEAM Explorations (Ages 5-7)

Get ready to have fun with Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math! Your young scientist will learn about the different science disciplines through fun, hands-on activities! Explore light, sounds, and gravity as we discuss physics. Learn about polymers, density, and reactions as we experiment with Chemistry. Find out why math is so cool as you discover math magic.  We will develop our scientific skills as we are introduced to scientific terminology, make observations, and ready ourselves for a lifetime love of science! Projects will depend on the age of the participants.

Class Details:

  • Classes meet for 1 hour and 15 minutes for 6 weeks
  • Grade: K-2
  • Ages: 5-7

Sample Projects

  • Exploring properties of light through diffraction glasses and mirrors.
  • Discovering Newton's Laws of Motion
  • Making our own bouncy ball toys through the properties of polymers
  • Observing the world under magnification using a Proscope
  • Simple Cyphers and much more

Date: February 7, 2019

Ages: 5-7

Location: scienceSeeds Main

Registration: Open

Price: $120.00