Inventors Workshop and LEGO WeDo
August 1 - 5
9:00 - 1:00
Over the course of a week, students will invent new machines and explore creative design solutions using the Engineering Design Process. Discover how a wind-up toy works and design your own drawing robot inside the Inventor’s Workshop! Next, kids will experience both the design and programming part of being a robotics engineer using LEGO® WeDo™ Robots.They also learn how to program and operate their creations using a laptop computer.
Summer Camps at Fairview Community Center (FCC)
Sail the Seas and LEGO WeDo
July 25 - 29
9:00am - 1:00pm
Jump on board and join the crew to work together to explore the every-day engineering challenges that pirates were once faced with. During this week, students will explore the ideas of buoyancy and surface area as they design their pirate ships, the sails for their ships, and a system to retrieve sunken treasures! So what do you say; Are ye’ ready to sail the seas?
Junior LEGO® Robotics Adventure Stories - The challenge facing robotics engineers is that the robot literally knows only what is written into the program. The design of the robot must also be capable of performing the task at hand. In this unit, kids will experience both the design and programming part of being a robotics engineer.