Fall 2017 Classes & Workshops

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All classes are $99 (except tutoring) with no materials fees! Use your Home School Vendor funds for these programs! Free for Tech Academy Members

Monday Classes

Math Tutoring

Bring in your math problems and get the help you need! Tutoring in math subjects ranging from arithmetic to Calculus.

Time: Mondays 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Cost: $15 per session. $50 monthly

Need extra math help? Get this $9.99 e-book!

Tuesday Classes

Our Tuesday classes are designed for students ages 5 to 8 years old!

Jr Engineering Mechanics

4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

(September 5,12,19,26)(November 7,14,28)

 It’s never too young to start learning how the world works. Using LEGO® Mechanisms, create contraptions with gears, pulleys, and motors! Become a Junior Engineer and test your system! Have fun while building catapults, power cars, bridges and more! 

Jr Engineering Programming 

4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

(October 3,10,17,24)(December 5,12,19)

Using visual programming anyone can code in our Jr. Engineering class. The young engineers will create a code to move motors and use sensors!  Students will program the bot to follow every task they write. Program robots to go through a maze, activate a touch sensor, and more! 

Wednesday Classes

Our Wednesday classes are designed for students ages 7 and up!

Fusion 360

4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

(September 6,13,20,27)

Immerse yourself in the 3D digital world! With the Computer-Aided Designing software Fusion 360, learn how to sketch, measure, and assemble handheld creations and watch them come to life on a 3D Printer before your very eyes! 

Python

4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

(October 4,11,18,25)(December 6,13,20,27)

Using the Python Programming language develop interactive games that you and others can play! Become a game creator in our Game Development class; learn from how to program from the ground up and watch your creations come to life! 

Ever wanted to create your own programming language? Check out this e-book to learn how!

Intro to Electronics

(November 1,8,15,29)

 Circuits, batteries, breadboards, and more! In our Electronics and Circuits class learn how to create working connections with a variety of electrical components! Make an automatic night light, an electronic board game, and learn how everyday electronics work. Your future in electronics starts here, become the next great Maker! 

Thursday Classes

Our Thursday classes are designed for students ages 5 to 8 years old!

Jr. CAD

4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

(September 7,14,21,28) (November 2,9,16,30)

 Immerse yourself in the 3D digital world! With TinkerCAD, learn how to design, draw and create 3D creations! You will then learn how to make your creation come to life on a 3D Printer!

Jr. Game Developer

4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

(October 5,12,19,26)(December 7,14,28)

Using Scratch, Develop fun and interactive games that you can play with your friends!  Become a Game Developer and make your games come to life!

 

Friday Classes

Our Wednesday classes are designed for students ages 7 and up!

BattleBots

4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

(September 8,15,22,29) (December 1,8,15,29)

Using Lego Mindstorms, compete in exciting games such as Sumo Bots, Tower Siege, and more! Battle it out against other robot teams in order to be the ultimate champion. See how your engineering skills stack up against the rest! This hands-on, educational robotic and engineering camp will be filled with fun challenges to keep your future engineers and builders engaged, using the latest technologies. 

RoboGames

4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

(November 3,10,17)

 With a modern day twist on popular games such as Pac-Man, Clash of Clans and even a Demolition Derby, you will build robots that are able to play for you! This hands-on, educational robotic and engineering camp will be filled with fun challenges to keep your future engineers and builders engaged, using the latest technologies. 

Lego Contraptions

4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

(October 6,13,20,27)

Create Legos like you never have before! Build contraptions to compete against others in exciting challenges such as Tower Attack, LEGO bowling, and more!

 

Free Workshops are conducted on the 1st, 2nd,  3rd, & 4th Saturday of every month! To register, click on the "Register" tab and select "Free Workshops!"

1st Saturday "Robot Programming"

Ever wanted to learn how to program a robot? Join us as we program Lego Mindstorms robots in this free workshop! 

 

2nd Saturday "Carving with X-Carve"

Join us on the second Saturday of every month for our Carving with X-Carve workshop! We will demonstrate how to makes a design and operate a CNC Router to carve your creation onto wood! 

 

3rd Saturday "Introduction to Arduino"

Let us show you how powerful and useful an Arduino can be! In this workshop, you will learn the basics of Arduino, how to program it, and get a taste of what it can do!

 

4th Saturday "Tech Academy FREE Day"

Join us for a FREE day at the Tech Academy! Yes FREE! No strings attached! Come all day and enjoy everything that the Tech Academy has to offer!