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Robotics Lab (RL)

 

Entering Grades 2 - 5

Explore the fields of Robotics and Chemistry in this incredible hands-on camp! Learn the incredible things robots can do with the help of simple and complex machines. Perform chemistry experiments while learning the difference between physical and chemical change. Campers take home awesome daily science projects and complete a robot throughout the week. (Grades 2-5)

                                                  These are the robots our campers built and took home last summer.

                                                   Check back soon to see what we will be working on this summer! 

 

Each camper will build and take home the robots at the end of the week!

 

 

 

Daily Themes
(Order of activities may vary)

Ready for Robots

Children will explore the fundamentals of robotics and discover that robots are made up of multiple simple machines. Campers explore the realm of Solar Energy and learn how a Photovoltaic Cell works. Everyone will start building a robot to take home at the end of the week.



Cool Chemistry
Children will explore the mechanics of gears and learn about different kinds of robots in space. Each camper will continue work on the robot, and the camp day ends with some super cool dry ice experiments!



Use Your Common Sensors
Children will explore the concept of sensors and discover what they enable a robot to learn about its environment. Campers test out the center of gravity and learn how sound travels. We will explore the realm of sound effects while altering their voices with a Voice Modulator, and continue work on the robots.



Radical Reactions
Uncover the high-tech world of Artificial Olfaction with some stinky experiments! Children learn the difference between physical and chemical reactions and put the new knowledge to the test with the Scientific Method. Campers will discover the world of Hydrogen and Hydroxide molecules with pH tests! Each child will continue working on the robot.



Circuit Science
Children will design a robot blueprint and build a prototype! The world of robot programming will be touched upon, and campers try out some electrifying experiments. Every child will finish building the robot and take it home!!




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