This course is now in progress. Call 669-0400 for information
Towers, Zip Line, Space
Tuesdays Dec. 3, 10, & 17th
12:30pm - 2:30pm or 3:30pm-5:30pm
Ages 5 to 9
Participants are given basic challenges and are encouraged to build creatively in a hands on environment during each session. The instructor uses a variety of methods to guide students through the problem solving process ensuring the students learn and have fun at the same time.
Towers: Learn about structures and how to build something very tall.
Zip Line: Build, modify and test a trolley on a zip line while learning about weight, balance and pivot points.
Space: Learn about the difference between space travel in history and movies and build a space craft
The cost is $50 per child ($45 for SEE members)
Each session is limited to 20 participants.
This Mini-Course was created by and will be run by Brickapalooza. The course instructor Eric Kingsley, is an adult LEGO fan, he has been a LEGO Ambassador and currently works on fan created content for LEGO Universe. He also helped plan and build SEE's LEGO Millyard Project.
Mini-Courses and workshops are classes with one or more sessions which allow students an opportunity to learn about one particular topic in more depth. Mini-courses and workshops always include hands-on activities. Mini-Courses are especially popular with home-school students. Please sign up for email newsletters on our home page to get advance notice of future programs.
Past topics include:
Introduction to Physics
Introduction to Chemistry
LEGO® Gravity Racers
LEGO® Zip Line
LEGO® Simple and motorized machines
LEGO® Stop Motion Animation