Technology Camp! Ages (6-12 YRS) - 5 Day Week 1
Fun, creative, educational tech courses throughout the entire week!
Come join our technology camp! We have fun exciting and educational courses for the kids every day. This camp will involve a specific course each day that will get the kids engaging and having a great time. Tech camp is for anyone who is crazy about technology or who has a keen interest. The week will include the following courses:
Week 1 - Monday 10th – Friday 14th July 2017
- Lego NXT robotics
- Aerodynamics and Flight
- Web Design
- Makey Makey
A fun and hands-on introduction to applied programming, using Lego Mindstorm NXT robots. Build and program a Lego Mindstorm robot to drive around, respond to sensors, or battle other robots! Kids will work together to build a robot, then download programming into the Mindstorm ‘Brick’ to make it work, then modify or create original programming for the robots they have built.
Aerodynamics and Flight
Always wanted to fly? Then this is for you! Get ready to take flight in this engaging and interactive day! Kids learn the basic principles of flight and over 15 different ways to make paper aeroplanes!
Create, design and build your own rockets!
Compete to see if you can be a genuine high flyer!
We will explore the basics behind cartoon animation and work frame by frame to put together our own narrative and make animations ourselves. You will use one of our computers and don't forget to bring a USB along so you can take them home with you.
We will learn the building blocks to website development and see how easy it is to get a simple website up and running in a short period of time. You will use one of our computers and don't forget to bring a USB along so you can take your files home with you.
Want to make a piano out of bananas or turn a drawing into a working electrical circuit? It might sound impossible, but you can with Makey Makey! This engaging educational product harnesses conductivity to create switches and circuits out of virtually anything that can conduct a tiny electrical current- including people, graphite and fruit! Students will be introduced to circuits and electrical components, then use Makey Makey. This is a hands-on introduction to electricity and applied programming.
Note: NO devices need to be brought in 1st week. All materials etc are provided.
Times: 9am -3pm
Days : Full week Monday - Friday
Location: Auckland Secondary school ,272 Jervois Rd
Cost: $295 for 5 days of Tech Camp
Single day options: $89 per day
Auckland Secondary School Centre (272 Jervois Rd, Herne Bay)10 Jul - 14 Jul (Mon - Fri)