Science can be so much fun! We teach inquiry-based exploration with hands-on materials as students learn to become critical thinkers. Kids won't be bored for a minute with the wide range of science they will experience during the session. Color-changing beads, density columns, ice cube ropes, and so much more!
Chemistry is amazing! Conduct physical and chemical experiments and learn what makes them work. Make your own desiccators and Elephant Toothpaste, grow copper sulfate crystals, and get ready for an instant snowstorm! All reactions are done outdoors and students wear protective goggles.
Jr. Robot Building Workshop!
Build 3 awesome robots to take home: the Box Bug, Box Robot, and Box Dino! Learn engineering principles such as gears, wheels, and axles as you design amazing robots to battle against others in becoming the Battle-Bot Champion! (Robots subject to change based on availability)
Robot Building Workshop!
Build 3 awesome robots to take home: the Insectoid Robot, the Brush Robot, and the Table Top Robot! Learn engineering principles such as gears, wheels, and axles as you design amazing robots to battle against others in becoming the Battle-Bot Champion! (Robots subject to change based on availability)
Robot Workshop: CarCreator!
Build 3 awesome cars to take home: the Box Racer, the Balloon Buggy, and the Camaro Concept Car! Gain knowledge of motors and gears to create super cool vehicles such as Solar Powered Cars and Fold-N-Roll Racers that you'll compete with in the Parker-Anderson Grand Prix! (Robots subject to change based on availability)
Robot Building:Green Science
Build 3 awesome robots to take home: the Salt-Powered Robot, the Tornado Maker, and the Solar Robot. Gain knowledge of alternative energy sources like Wind, Water, and Solar power as you build windmills, solar boats, hydro-cars, and more to discover renewable energy sources that make our planet greener! (Robots subject to change based on availability)
Students build new and different projects each week as they graduate from simple machines, to motorized mechanisms, to robotics with basic programming. They'll learn all about engineering principles such as gears, wheels, axles, levers, and pulleys. This class is as fun as it is educational!
MatheMagic combines the exciting skills of Magic with the brain-teasing aspects of Math to create an intellectual and entertaining activity that not only enhances students' problem solving, logic, and lateral thinking skills, but also teaches them that Math can be fun!
Tech Kids: App Inventor
Design your own apps using MIT’s App Inventor and MultiMedia Fusion! Create apps of all different types from animation-based, to STEM-based, to just plain old fun games!
TechKidz: Coding Wizards!
Create your own animations, programs, and games with MIT’s Scratch, Python, Sploder, and more! Computer programming helps with brain development, math skills, and logic, and is tons of fun!
TechKidz:Stop Motion Animation
Have a blast with Stop Motion Animation using clay, Legos, whiteboards, cutouts and more! Storyboard ideas, develop plots, and create unique characters as you bring inanimate objects to life! Each student receives a copy of the collaborative class work at the end of the session.
Come join us to learn about and play the most popular computer game on the planet! Learn Minecraft building techniques, details of command blocks, and how to change the look of the game. Kids learn strategy, team building, and cooperation skills while playing Minecraft in a fun, safe, and supervised environment!
TechKidz: Video Game Design!
Students will learn how to design and modify their own exciting arcade- style video games! They will learn how to control characters, objects, and outcomes in their games as they increase the difficulty level and add more features.
Weird & Wacky Science!
Come join us for some fun with Weird and Wacky Science! New, cool, and hands-on experiments each week! This class is filled with fun science activities: amazing crystals, magnetism, static electricity, gravity, and so much more! Experience the Scientific Method as never before!
Part math, part science, and part art, this STEAM class has it all! Using assorted architectural & bridge building model sets, this class teaches basic drafting, scale, symmetry, proportion, and geometry. Students will build iconic models and learn about famous architects as they explore their creativity!