Beginner Techies who sign up for this lab will explore introductory concepts in robotics and engineering, exploring real-world problems, learning design thinking and coding, while creating unique and innovative solutions using LEGO® Spike Explore, Dash & Dots, Ozobots and other robotic kits. Best for Techies age 7+
TUESDAYS: 4:00 – 5:00PM (JAN 10 – MAY 9)
Techies in our Level II Robotics course will explore intermediate/advanced concepts in Lego Robotics engineering, working on more challenging real-world problems, all the while continuing to expand their design thinking and problem solving skills.
Techies will solve challenging First Lego League missions relevant to their age and skill levels using LEGO® Spike Explore, Dash & Dots, Ozobots and other robotic kits. Best for Techies age 9+
TUESDAYS: 5:30 – 6:30PM (JAN 10 – MAY 9)
Techies begin their coding journey by learning programming basics with SCRATCH through fun and interactive lesson plans, games, projects, and guidance from our expert instructors.
WEDNESDAYS 4:00 – 5:00PM (JAN 11 – MAY 11)
Why play video games all day when your Techie can learn so much by creating their own!
Building on the fundamentals taught in the Level I version of this lab, this Level II lab challenges Techies to use the fundamentals of coding, game design, computer science and design thinking, and combine that with the power of imagination, creativity and teamwork as they work to design and develop their own ROBLOX video game using the Lua programming language. Best for Techies age 9-14.
WEDNESDAYS 5:30 – 6:30PM (JAN 11 – MAY 11)
This lab will introduce intermediate to complex concepts in coding a procedural or script-based programming language appropriate to the Techie’s age and level of experience.
By the end of the lab, Techies will be able to publish their games and programs for the world to enjoy! This class will reinforce and expand your child’s problem solving, computational, cognitive and creative skills. Best for Techies age 10+ that have completed our Level I and II labs already.
THURSDAYS 5:00 – 6:00PM (JAN 11 – MAY 11)
Learn what it takes to be a Digital Content Creator by exploring how to write, produce, film, and edit your own videos and multimedia content!
In this lab, Techies will be immersed in all aspects and roles of Audio-Video production while making short-length movies. They will learn about the different phases of movie production from pre to post-production techniques, editing, mixing in iMovie and other relevant software applications.
Techies will also learn how to storyboard, write a script or screenplay and design content for any occasion or purpose, including school projects. Lessons include sound effects, digital animation, video editing and effects, graphic design, monetization, and creating content for their very own media channel that they can showcase to friends & family. Best for Techies age 8-16.
FRIDAYS 5:00 – 6:00PM (JAN 13 – MAY 19)