Apple-touch-icon-precomposed

Robotics 101: Full Day

Newton's Attic

Monday, February 10, 2014 - Friday, February 14, 2014
Newton's Attic 4974 Old Versailles Road LexingtonKY  40510
Monday, February 10, 2014 - Friday, February 14, 2014
Newton's Attic 4974 Old Versailles Road LexingtonKY  40510

This camp has passed

What's Included

Robotics 101 Ages 12+ • Mon-Friday, 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM • Price: $375 Instructor: Bill Cloyd Whether it’s designing a robot to shoot basketball or hit a piñata, Robotics 101 will present solid, basic instruction in robotic mechanism fundamentals. This class will make use of the Newton’s Attic Robo-Chassis, a remote controlled tank- drive platform that allows for the addition of pneumatically or electrically powered constructs. Each student will have access to his or her own chassis and will spend the class designing and fabricating mechanisms of unique design. Participants will learn basic tool use, design, and fundamental engineering principles as they create their inventions from scratch. At the end of the class, students will demonstrate their projects, and everyone gets to keep the mechanisms they construct.

About This Organizer

Newton's Attic, a nonprofit founded in 1998 by Bill Cloyd, is dedicated to providing students with highly unusual educational experiences and providing STEM (Science Technology, Engineering Mathematics) educational resources to parents, students and teachers. Our mission is to stimulate interest in science and engineering through exciting hands-on projects, classes and summer camps.

Organizer Info

  • Newton's Attic

Map & Direction

Newton's Attic 4974 Old Versailles Road LexingtonKY  40510
Get Directions

Discuss This Activity