MakerSpace Summer Camp

Tinker, build, and play in this dynamic MakerSpace blending art, technology, engineering and science. Explore creativity and innovation in a collaborative space showcasing projects and ideas. Use critical thinking to step outside your comfort zone.

Key Program Information
Categories Continuing Education Youth and Community Programs Youth
Program Type Non-Credit
Delivery Format Face-to-Face

Who Should Attend

Students entering grades 6-9.

Program Description

Discover new art and technology in a creative space to play

Flex your creative and critical thinking muscles as you embark on a journey from idea to invention. MakerSpace is a national movement that aims to get kids excited about science by infusing it with art, technology, and engineering. Designed for “those who invent,” MakerSpace allows you to share and showcase your group and individual creations with each other.

You will explore technology while fostering a culture of creativity and innovation through design-thinking and engineering. MakerSpace is an area to ask questions, free your imagination, meet new people, and uncover the creative genius inside you!

If you’re looking to pick up a new skill or discover a new talent, MakerSpace has the tools to help you find your creative spark and craft up a new dream. Tinker, build, and play in this self-directed yet collaborative multi-purpose environment. Get ready to step outside your comfort zone in this safe and FUN hands-on MakerSpace.

Fail fast. Fail often. Fail forward!

What you will learn:

  • New technology skills, art projects, and hidden talents
  • Confidence and strength during the creative process
  • Coding
  • Green screens
  • Sphere
  • Makey Makey
  • Cubelets
  • BreakoutEDU

Full scholarships are available for students with financial need.  Complete the scholarship application and submit it with your registration. 

 

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