Camp Tech is a camp for students in 3rd-8th grades. It starts in the summer of 2016. Students will learn about new technology and also learn the things they need to know in the 21st century. The camp tech is limited to 48 participants at each site the sessions fill quickly. Make sure you register early or your chance may be limited. students rotate through four sessions each day, beginning at 8:30 am ending at 3:30 pm.
The sessions include; Exploring transportation engineering, Dream it. Design it. Make it!, 3D Design & Engineering, Flight Academy, and Innovative Minecraft. Exploring Transportation Engineering allows student to explore the basics of vehicle transportation and put their science, engineering, and math skills to the test. They could be using tools and kits from the Fab Lab. Students are also asked to bring bagged lunch.
Dream it. Design it Make it! only available at the IU1 Fab Lab camp location. students will create Led-Lit acrylic sign using current technology and tools. They may use laser cutter/engraver. Each student will be able to take home something that they designed and made themselves. 3D Design & Engineering will allow students to design simple 3D objects which will successfully prepare them for a 3D printer.