One Day Mini STEAM Whistle Workshops

Saturday STEAM Whistle Workshops

ONE DAY WORKSHOPS 

Join CEISMC for our One Day Mini STEAM Whistle Workshops! Please review FAQ page (link at the bottom of the page) for program policies and procedures.
 

 

Kiragami: The Art of Paper Engineering 

Date (Select One): August 13, 2020 or August 27, 2020
Grade: 6th – 8th Grade
Program Time: 1:00PM – 3:00PM
Cost: $18

Paper Engineering is an interactive and creative activity that one can bring to the classroom! An ancient Japanese Art, Kirigami (similar to origami) creates structure oriented through the process of cutting, folding and engineering skills within each figure participants create. This workshop encourages problem-solving with the use of engineering skills and creativity! 

Requirements:

  • Laptop or Computer, (windows, mac, or chromebook), internet access, and headphones.
  • Cardstock paper (different colors encouraged!) 
  • Scissors 
  • Glue 
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Design Your Own Board Game Using the Engineering Design Process! 

Date (Select One): August 13, 2020 or August 27, 2020
Grade: 6th – 8th Grade
Program Times: 10:00AM – 12:PM
Cost: $18

Using the engineering design process, participants will develop new product ideas and make important decisions about the world we live in each and every day. During this session Participants will learn the steps involved and create their very own playable board game along the way!

Requirements:

  • Laptop or Computer, (windows, mac, or chromebook), internet access, and headphones.
  • Copy or Notebook Paper
  • Assorted Color Markers or Pens 
  • 1 poster board or empty cardboard box (needs to be flat) 
  • Scissors  
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Game Creation with Micro:bit

Date (Select One): August 15, 2020 or August 29, 2020
Grade: 6th – 8th Grade
Program Time: 10:00AM – 12:00PM
Cost: $18

Learn how to make your own playable games on the handheld micro:bit. This program will teach you basic block coding, and how to control several input/output devices including buttons, LEDs, and an accelerometer. 

*The purchase of additional materials is required for this program which are not included in the registration fee. 

Requirements:

  • Laptop or Computer, (windows, mac, or chromebook), internet access, and headphones.

Purchase one of the following:

 
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Game Creation Using Scratch 

Date (Select One): August 15, 2020 or August 29, 2020
Grade: 4th – 5th Grade
Program Times: 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Cost: $18

In this program, students will learn the basics of block based coding and specific functions that will allow them to create various interactive games. Throughout this process of learning the basics of game design the students will persevere through solving problems, collaborate with others, communicate their ideas in a creative way, and share their creations with a wider audience. 

Requirements:

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Human Powered Generator 

Date: August 29, 2020
Grade: 6th – 8th Grade
Program Times: 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Cost: $18

Learn how to create electricity with human power! Participants will build a miniature generator to power a light bulb by hand.
*The purchase of additional materials is required for this program which are not included in the registration fee.

Requirements:

  • Laptop or Computer, (windows, mac, or chromebook), internet access, and headphones.
  • Paper, Pencils/pens

Purchase one of the following:

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Contact Us

If you have any questions, please visit our Frequently Asked Questions page, as you may find your answer there. If you have any additional questions, please contact us at summerpeaks@gatech.edu Email is the most efficient way to get a timely response.