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.

 

MOVing ART - Build a Crane & Winch

Date: September 30, 2020
Grade: 6th – 8th Grade
Program Times: 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Cost: $18

Discover how a Crane and Winch work while having fun making them!  Winches are used for the actions of pulling and cranes are used to lift loads of materials.  What designs and solutions can our students imagine using a Crane & Winch?

Requirements:
  • Laptop or Computer, (windows, mac, or chromebook), internet access, and headphones.
Supplies:
  • Sketch Pad/Notebook
  • Pencil
  • Markers/Sharpies
  • Ruler 
  • 2+ Recycled paper towel cardboard rolls
  • 2-3 Straws (Smoothie Straws are best)
  • Tape (Masking or Duct Tape)
  • Scissors/Cutting Tool
  • 2 Medium Boxes or flattened piece of recycled Cardboard Flattened/ or Chip Board Boxes 
  • Glue Stick  
  • Empty spool (from ribbon, or large thread)
  • String (Household Twine Type - at least 36”)
  • Decoration (construction paper and any fun bling!)

MOVing ART - Cool & Kooky Cable Mechanisms

Date: October 7, 2020
Grade: 6th – 8th Grade
Program Times: 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Cost: $18

Have fun and invent creatures using Cable Mechanisms made out of cardboard!  Learn how to use mechanisms to make things move and come to life.  Many of today’s complex tools are just forms of simple machines!

Requirements:
  • Laptop or Computer, (windows, mac, or chromebook), internet access, and headphones.
Supplies:
  • Sketch Pad/Notebook
  • Scissors/Cutting Tools
  • Recycled Cardboard Flattened or Chip Board (recycled food boxes like cereal)
  • Glue Stick
  • Tape (masking)
  • Paper Clips (handful)
  • String (Household Twine Type - at least 36”)
  • 3-4 Pipe Cleaners 
  • 2-3 Rubber Bands 
  • Pencil/Ruler
  • 4-6 Smoothie or Regular Straws (Example Smoothie Straws from Amazon)
  • Construction Paper
  •  Markers/Sharpies
  • Fun Craft Bling
  •  Protective Table Cover

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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.