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Legos, Robotics & Building Camps 2013

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Pre-Engineering with Legos™
Age 5-6
with Play-Well TEKnologies
Let your imagination run wiplaywell tekld with over 100,000 pieces of LEGO®! Build engineer-designed projects such as boats, bridges, mazes, and motorized cars, and use special pieces to create your own unique designs. Explore the endless creative possibilities of the LEGO® building system with the guidance of an experienced Play-Well instructor. This is an ideal way to prepare young builders for the challenge of Engineering FUNdamentals. Students should bring a peanut-free snack.

10.344
M-F
9am-12pm
6/17-6/21
$185 / $205 NR
M-F
9am-12pm
8/12-8/16
$185 / $205 NR

 

Engineering FUNdamentals with Legos™after care
Age 7-10
with Play-Well TEKnologies
Power up your engineering skills with Play-Well TEKnologies and over 100,000 pieces of LEGO®! Apply real-world concepts in physics, engineering, and architecture through engineer-designed projects such as arch bridges, skyscrapers, motorized cars, and the Battletrack! Design and build as never before, and explore your craziest ideas in a supportive environment. An experienced instructor will challenge new and returning students to engineer at the next level. Students should bring a peanut-free snack.
Location: CAB

M-F
1-4pm
6/17-6/21
$185 / $205 NR

 

ninjaJR. NINJANEERING WITH LEGO® new
Age 5-6
with Play-Well TEKnologies
Enter the world of Ninjago and become an apprentice Ninjaneer! Learn the way of Spinjitzu, build the Fire Temple, race Skull Trucks, and encounter the mighty Dragon! Imagine and build unique and fun projects with the guidance of an experienced Play-Well instructor while exploring the fantasy world of Ninjago. This is an ideal way to prepare young Ninjaneers for the challenge of Ninjaneering Masters with LEGO camp. Students should bring a peanut-free snack.


M-F
9am-12pm
6/24-6/28
$185 / $205 NR


NINJANEERING MASTERS WITH LEGO® new after care
Age 7-10
with Play-Well TEKnologies
Master the world of Ninjago by becoming a Ninjaneer! Tame the Ice Dragon, motorize your Blade Cycle, design the Dark Fortress, and hone your Spinjitzu battle skills! In this advanced camp Ninjaneering masters will learn real world concepts in physics, engineering, and architecture while exploring the fantasy world of Ninjago.Students should bring a peanut-free snack.

10.338
M-F
1-4pm
6/24-6/28
$185 / $205 NR


yodaJEDI ENGINEERING WITH LEGO®
Age 5-6
with Play-Well TEKnologies
Young Jedi will explore worlds far, far away and engineering principles right in front of them. Defeat the Empire by designing and refining X-Wings, R2-units, and settlements on far-flung edges of the galaxy. Imagination and engineering combine to create motorized and architectural projects such as energy catapults, shield generators and defense turrets. A new offering of original designs for young Jedi from Play-Well TEKnologies. Students should bring a peanut-free snack.

M-F
9am-12pm
7/15-7/19
$185 / $205 NR


JEDI MASTER ENGINEERING WITH LEGO®after care
Age 7-10
with Play-Well TEKnologies
The Force is strong in this class. Build complex machines and structures based on the best designs from a galaxy far, far away. Projects include X-Wings, AT-AT walkers, Pod Racers, Star Destroyers, Cloud Cities, settlements, and fortresses. Play-Well’s Jedi instructors reinforce key engineering concepts such as gear trains, worm drives, pneumatics, eccentric motion and more as students tap into the powerful forces of imagination and engineering. Students should bring a peanut-free snack.

10.354
M-F
1-4pm
7/15-7/19
$185 / $205 NR


LIFT-OFF WITH LEGO®
Age 5-6
with Play-Well TEKnologies
Do you wish you could fly? Do you dream of breaking the sound barrier, or landing on Mars? Then this camp is for you! Build LEGO models of every kind of flying machine, from wings that flap like a bird's, to P-51 Mustangs, Stealth Bombers, and NASA rockets. Then discover how real-world aircraft and spacecraft actually fly! Students should bring a peanut-free snack.

M-F
9am-12pm
7/22-7/26
$185 / $205 NR


AEROSPACE FUNDAMENTALS new after care
Age 7-10
with Play-Well TEKnologies
Learn the secrets of flight in Aerospace FUNdamentals! Launch rockets, build record-breaking aircraft, and create a working parachute! Design, experiment, and learn in this hands-on camp about the forces that can send a B-52 into the stratosphere, or allow a parachutist to fall safely to earth from 23 miles up. Students should bring a peanut-free snack.

M-F
1-4pm
7/22-7/26
$185 / $205 NR


LEGO ROBOTICSafter care
Age 8-12
with Play-Well TEKnologies
Learn about building and programming robots using the LEGO Mindstorms system and over 100,000 pieces of LEGO®! Explore the many uses of touch, light, sound, and ultrasonic sensors with a robotic project of your own unique design. Program your robot to avoid obstacles, manipulate objects, and much more. Projects are structured so that students solve problems and have fun in an open-ended, investigative environment. Students should bring a peanut-free snack.

M-F
1-4pm
8/12-8/16
$227 / $247 NR
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AWESOMEngineering & Construction after care*
Age 7-12
with AWESOME Engineering
Are you ready to have an AWESOME time? Learn about engineering and construction concepts using Erector educational toys. You will build things you encounter everyday; including bridges, cars, skyscrapers and more! Some of the concepts covered include: Torque vs. Speed, Belt and Pulley Systems, Gravity, Friction, and Truss Systems. In class, you are provided with everything you need to build each project which includes a tool belt, tools and project pieces. This hands-on class will allow you to work together to solve problems while building projects. Returning students will work on new projects. Go to www.awesomengineering.org for more info and pictures Lab fee: $10 payable at first class for an Erector set that students will keep; checks payable to AWESOMEngineering.
Location: SCC sandpiper

10.358
M-F
9am-12pm
6/24-6/28
$149 / $169 NR
10.359
M-F
9am-12pm
7/22-7/26
$149 / $169 NR
10.360*
M-F
1-4pm 6/24-6/28
$149 / $169 NR
10.361*
M-F
1-4pm
7/22-7/26
$149 / $169 NR
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LEGO Flix after care*
Ages 7-13 in appropriate age groups
with Incrediflix
We know you love Legos and we know you can create incredible worlds. Now it’s time to bring those worlds to life in Lego animated flix! We provide the Legos, and you provide your imagination. Students will create a Lego set with Lego characters for a movie they storyboard, write, shoot, and voice‐over in age appropriate groups.
A $30 Production Fee is payable at 1st class. All flix will be professionally edited and a DVD will be mailed to every student. Sign up for AM & PM and get Lunch supervision for FREE as well as one production fee waived! Check out our website for examples of each camp! www.IncrediFlix.com

10.364
M-F
9am-12pm
7/15-7/19
$175 / $195 NR
CAB     
10.365*
M-F
1-4pm
7/29-8/2
$175 / $195 NR
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CarpentryMr. Chip’s Woodworking
Kindergarten - 6th Grade
with Chip McCarthy, woodworker for the past 30 years
Kids learn to safely use hand woodworking tools to build an ever-increasing range of projects as their skills increase, with Chip McCarthy, woodworker for the past 30 years and also home schooled his two sons, each of whom had very different learning styles.

Kids love learning how to master the world around them. Chip will show them how to build what they are capable of building, helping them as necessary. Carpentry classes are taught with low ratios to ensure careful attention and respect for each child. Lab Fee: $35 due to the instructor for all supplies.

10.378 M-F 9:30-11am 6/24-6/28 $115 / $135 NR CAB
10.379 M-F 11am-12:35pm 6/24-6/28 $115 / $135 NR CAB 
10.380
M-F 12:40-2:10pm 6/24-6/28 $115 / $135 NR CAB 
10.381 FULL M-F 9:30-11am 7/1-7/5  no 7/4 $93 / $111 NR CAB
10.382 FULL M-F 11am-12:35pm 7/1-7/5  no 7/4 $93 / $111 NR CAB 
10.383 M-F 12:40-2:10pm 7/1-7/5  no 7/4 $93 / $111 NR CAB 
10.384 FULL M-F 9:30-11am 7/22-7/26 $115 / $135 NR CAB 
10.385 M-F 11am-12:35pm 7/22-7/26 $115 / $135 NR CAB 
10.386 M-F 12:40-2:10pm 7/22-7/26 $115 / $135 NR CAB 

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