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Build a Robotic Theme Park Camp

In this five-day summer camp, students will build and program their own robotic theme park. Some of the builds are a carousel, ferris wheel, and old fashioned roller coaster. Campers will collaborate as they work together to design the ultimate LEGO theme park. Students will learn coding, robotics, circuits, and other STEM tools. We will [...]

2018-11-25T10:23:31+00:00 By |

Animal Safari (Early Robotics and Storytelling)

Greetings brave adventurers -- an Animal Safari awaits! We will establish a base camp from which we journey out into the wild to encounter robotic animals that you build and program. Throughout our adventure we use our field book to observe the animals to learn about their habitat and most importantly, to journal our trek into the wild to take home. Students take home a mini-figure. Rising 1st and 2nd graders. $175

2018-11-25T09:59:16+00:00 By |

Animal Safari (Early Robotics and Storytelling)

Greetings brave adventurers -- an Animal Safari awaits! We will establish a base camp from which we journey out into the wild to encounter robotic animals that you build and program. Throughout our adventure we use our field book to observe the animals to learn about their habitat and most importantly, to journal our trek into the wild to take home. Students take home a mini-figure. Rising 1st and 2nd graders. $175

2018-11-25T09:19:07+00:00 By |

Build a Robotic Theme Park Camp

In this five-day summer camp, students will build and program their own robotic theme park. Some of the builds are a carousel, ferris wheel, and old fashioned roller coaster. Campers will collaborate as they work together to design the ultimate LEGO theme park. Students will learn coding, robotics, circuits, and other STEM tools. We will [...]

2018-11-25T08:58:49+00:00 By |

FIRST LEGO League Jr. Info. Class for Coaches

Are you interested in learning about starting a FIRST LEGO League Jr. team at your school or organization? Are you interested in mentoring? Perhaps your company would like to sponsor a team. We will have a free info. session so you can learn about what it takes to start your own team. There will be [...]

2018-11-02T23:11:40+00:00 By |

STEAM Spirals, Nature and the Non-Straight Line: STEM Art Inspired by Art and Architecture

    January 4, 11, 18, 25: STEAM Spirals, Nature and the Non-Straight Line: STEM Art Inspired by Artist and Architect Friedensreich Huddertwasser. In this four week course, students will explore the work of Artist and Architect Friedensreich Huddertwasser and use his works as inspiration to create visual spirals and STEM houses with different maker space items. [...]

2018-11-03T08:21:47+00:00 By |

Design Your Dream School with Augmented Reality

November 9,16, 30: Design Your Dream School Using Augmented Reality and Play as a Persuader. Students in grades 3-7 will create their dream schools using 3D Bear Augmented Reality and LEGO bricks. Classes are held at the ECU/NC State Collaborative in Rocky Mount on the campus on North Carolina Wesleyan College. Classes are November 9, [...]

2018-11-02T22:55:31+00:00 By |

Whirligig Festival Brick-A-Whirligig Workshop

Come wander into wonder with us at Whirligig Festival! We'll be located on South Street near beautiful and inspiring Whirligig Park. We will offering free workshops for children five years and older to make LEGO whirligigs. We will have hundreds of thousands of lego bricks and elements so you and your children and other AFOLs [...]

2018-10-15T14:25:27+00:00 By |

October Robotics, Coding, and Storytelling Course

Brick or Treat! Celebrate STEM and Halloween with us this October at the ECU/NC State Collaborative at North Carolina Wesleyan College in Rocky Mount. Students in grades 2-5 will explore robotics, coding, and storytelling in this October unit. Students will build and program Halloween themed robots and integrate them into Stop Motion videos. Students will [...]

2018-09-17T15:51:14+00:00 By |