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  Explorer Camps

A Great Place for Students new to STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) to start available to ages 9-17

Below are the dates and times of all the sessions.  You can register using the Sign Up  link here or throughout any of the courses offered.

Explorer 1-Simple Machines and Basics Robotics - June 1 - June 5, 2020

Explorer 1-Computing and Automation - June 8 - June 12, 2020

Explorer 1-Robotics and Automation - June 15 - June 19, 2020

Explorer 2-Intro to Python Coding and Logic Thinking - June 22 - June 26, 2020

Explorer 2-Applications Galore! (Graphics, Web, Animation and 3D Design) - July 13 - July 17, 2020

 

Special Event - (no additional cost for students taking other classes or 2019 students)

Hackathon - All Levels - New and Returning Students - June 27, 2020 from 1pm - 1am

A Python, team based, coding challenge for each coding level - 12 hours of coding

- one hour or coding review and discussion of the challenges

- a different challenge for each coding level

- prizes to each winning team

- Python coding experience required

Simple Machines and Basic Robotics 

 

Students will learn about motors and gears and creating baisc machines.  It includes basics on computer technology and coding.

Students will get an understanding of the world of computers.

Ages 9-17                                                        

  • Simple Machines  - understand motors and gears and how they apply to robotics
  • Make Different Simple Mchines
  • Learn the Basics of Robotics (prepares for the robotics in the 3rd session)  
  • Basic coding

 Cost: $250.  Qualify for a 20% discount by registering for 2 or more sessions or referring another student. 

Dates and Times:

Explorer 1-Simple Machines - June 1 - June 5, 2020
Monday - Friday - 9am to 5pm

 

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Computing and Automation

This session focuses on how computers work and computer automation using a Raspberry Pi.

Students will gain insights into the hardware inside and the flow of data.  Students will learn how to use a Raspberry Pi computer to create code and set up automation projects with sensors and other devices.  

Students will leave with new knowledge of computing technology and experiences creating devices that will ignite more curiosity.

Ages 9-17                                                         

  • Exposure to Computers Past, Present and Future Trends
  • Understand the Components Inside a Computer
  • Understand Data Flows Within the Computer
  • Scratch and Python Coding
  • Computer Automation                           

Cost: $250.  Qualify for a 20% discount by registering for 2 or more sessions or referring another student. 

Dates and Times:

Explorer 1-Computing and Automation - June 8 - June 12, 2020
Monday - Friday - 9am to 5pm

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Robotics and Automation

This session focuses on circuits and robots.  Students will put circuits together and see them work. They will work on automation projects with the Raspberry Pi.  They will leave with an appreciation of basic robots, circuitry and computer automation

Students will get an introduction to coding.  They will learn how programs are structured and how they work.

Students will get an understanding of the world of computers.

Ages 9-17                                                         

  • Python Coding
  • Basic Robotics w/Lil Bits
  • Raspberry Pi Automation with Senors
  • Exposure to Computers Past, Present and Future Trends

 Cost: $250.  Qualify for a 20% discount by registering for 2 or more sessions or referring another student. 

Dates and Times:

Explorer 1-Robotics and Automation - June 15 - June 19, 2020
Monday - Friday - 9am to 5pm

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Intro to Python and Logic Thinking

This session focuses on Python coding and logic thinking.  Students will learn how technical problems are broken down logically to develop coding solutions.  It gives students opportunities to practice coding on a variety of subjects learning both the command structures and the logic.    

Students will leave with many coding experiences that can be used in learning other languages or in developing more advanced skills in Python.

Ages 9-17                                                         

  • Python Coding
  • Logic Thinking
  • Keyboarding

Cost: $250.  Qualify for a 20% discount by registering for 2 or more sessions or referring another student. 

Dates and Times:

Explorer 2-Python Coding and Logic Thinking - June 22 - June 26, 2020
Monday - Friday - 9am to 5pm

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Applications Galore! (Graphics, Web, Animation and 3D Design)

This session focuses on a variety of application topics.  Students will be exposed to several technologies:  graphics, web design, animation and 3D design and printing. Students will experience a taste allowing them to decide if they want more.  Some topics require coding, other topics use other methods. Students will get hands on doing projects in these areas.

Ages 9-17

  • Web Development
  • Graphic Design
  • Animation
  • 3D Design and Printing

Cost: $250.  Qualify for a 20% discount by registering for 2 or more sessions or referring another student. 

Dates and Times:

Explorer 2-Applications Galore! - July 15 - July 19, 2020
Monday - Friday - 9am to 5pm

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