WORKSHOP SCHEDULES

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Applied STEM Robotics Ages: 8+
10:00 - 11:30
Course Info
Applied STEM Robotics
1 - 8 weeks
$45 - $299
This is more than just a robotics workshop. Our carefully-designed program integrates science concepts, as well as math and engineering skills, and shows the relevance of robotics to our everyday lives. This is a real STEM experience. Students of all experience levels will be engaged by an exciting four-week project that takes them right the way through the process of building and programming their own robots. Each eight-week course offers a fresh topic, meaning your budding robotics engineers can come back time after time to continue to develop their skills and expertise.
Lego Mindstorms Coding Ages: 8+
11:45 - 01:15
Course Info
Robotics & Coding
1 - 8 weeks
$45 - $299
Get hands-on with the LEGO MINDSTORMS and software, exploring the boundless world of robotics and engineering. Combining intuitive drag-and-drop programming with the possibilities of the LEGO building system, this exploratory experience encourages teamwork, friendship, and creativity from day one. No prior robotics or programming experience is required.
 
 
Science Courses Ages: 6-8
09:30 - 10:30
Course Info
Science Courses
1 - 8 weeks
$30 - $199
For our youngest future scientists, we focus on fun and exploration! Students engage in hands- on activities designed to foster their fascination and curiosity, through popular topics that capture the imagination. Students will grow in confidence as they develop the fundamental scientific skills of observation, testing, and teamwork. Each session focuses on one subject. Each 8-week block features a selection from our core range of STEM fields: chemistry, biology, astronomy, physics, inventor/creator (engineering), geology, paleontology, archaeology, geography, environmental science, robotics, and programming.
Jr Robotics Ages: 6-8
10:45 - 12:15
Course Info
Jr Robotics
1 - 8 weeks
$45 - $299
In Jr Robotics, students learn to explore, build, code and test robots and use them for engaging STEM challenges. Students will enjoy learning about motors, sensors, gears and more. No prior robotics experience required. Students will also learn about programming through the Lego programming interface. There are levels 1 - 3 in this course so your student can enjoy this class multiple times. Students will start by making beginner robots and progress to advanced robotics with advanced programming.
 
 
 
Biology & Chemistry Ages: 8+
01:30 - 03:00
Course Info
Biology & Chemistry
1 - 8 weeks
$45 - $299
Get to grips with life, the universe, and everything! In this popular workshop, we explore the stuff that makes up our world through plenty of hands-on learning. The emphasis is on fun and real scientific investigation, as curious students are given the opportunity to make discoveries for themselves!

Participants develop their understanding of the scientific method by designing and carrying out their own experiments, growing in confidence, independence, and critical thinking skills.

In our fully-equipped lab facility, students become familiar with use of scientific instruments, including our high-end microscopes. We also complement practical activities with quality digital resources and use of virtual reality to make the subject matter come alive.

Each session is stand-alone and no experience is required. Are you ready to get up close and personal with your world?
 
 
Lego Mindstorms Coding Ages: 9+
01:00 - 02:30
Course Info
Lego Mindstorms Coding
1 - 8 weeks
$45 - $299
Get hands-on with the LEGO MINDSTORMS and software, exploring the boundless world of robotics and engineering. Combining intuitive drag-and-drop programming with the possibilities of the LEGO building system, this exploratory experience encourages teamwork, friendship, and creativity from day one. No prior robotics or programming experience is required.
Drone Academy Ages: 13-18
12:00 - 02:00
Course Info
Drone Academy
1 - 4 weeks
$60 - $199
Interested in learning all about drones? This is a great introductory course for teens interested in the hobby. Taught by expert operators, we cover what your student needs to safely operate and maintain a drone, as well as discussion of various drone technologies, types and uses of drones. We offer both simulated and real flights in our indoor mini-drone obstacle course - guaranteed fun! [Additional courses coming - Racing drones, aerial photography, coding/programmable drones and adult workshops.]
 
Applied STEM Robotics Ages: 9+
03:15 - 04:15
Course Info
Applied STEM Robotics
1 - 8 weeks
$30 - $199
This is more than just a robotics workshop. Our carefully-designed program integrates science concepts, as well as math and engineering skills, and shows the relevance of robotics to our everyday lives. This is a real STEM experience. Students of all experience levels will be engaged by an exciting four-week project that takes them right the way through the process of building and programming their own robots. Each eight-week course offers a fresh topic, meaning your budding robotics engineers can come back time after time to continue to develop their skills and expertise.
Biology & Chemistry Ages: 9+
04:30 - 06:00
Course Info
Biology & Chemistry
1 - 8 weeks
$45 - $299
Get to grips with life, the universe, and everything! In this popular workshop, we explore the stuff that makes up our world through plenty of hands-on learning. The emphasis is on fun and real scientific investigation, as curious students are given the opportunity to make discoveries for themselves!

Participants develop their understanding of the scientific method by designing and carrying out their own experiments, growing in confidence, independence, and critical thinking skills.

In our fully-equipped lab facility, students become familiar with use of scientific instruments, including our high-end microscopes. We also complement practical activities with quality digital resources and use of virtual reality to make the subject matter come alive.

Each session is stand-alone and no experience is required. Are you ready to get up close and personal with your world?
Inventor Lab Ages: 9+
03:15 - 04:15
Course Info
Inventor Lab
1 - 8 weeks
$30 - $199
The spirit of innovation! Do you love to make things with your hands? Do you enjoy finding solutions to practical problems? Do you want to make the world a better place? If so, this after-school workshop is for you! In our Inventor Lab, future innovators, engineers, and entrepreneurs find their voice! Each session presents a challenge to make, improve, or solve something. In teams, students go through the design process; they plan, make, test, evaluate, and improve their creations. This lab is great for developing strong teamwork skills, not to mention life lessons in persistence, learning from mistakes, and challenging yourself to go further! Past projects include bridge building, seismograph making, and 3D design for printing. Come see what you can create!
Inventor Lab Ages: 9+
04:30 - 06:00
Course Info
Inventor Lab
1 - 8 weeks
$45 - $299
The spirit of innovation! Do you love to make things with your hands? Do you enjoy finding solutions to practical problems? Do you want to make the world a better place? If so, this after-school workshop is for you! In our Inventor Lab, future innovators, engineers, and entrepreneurs find their voice! Each session presents a challenge to make, improve, or solve something. In teams, students go through the design process; they plan, make, test, evaluate, and improve their creations. This lab is great for developing strong teamwork skills, not to mention life lessons in persistence, learning from mistakes, and challenging yourself to go further! Past projects include bridge building, seismograph making, and 3D design for printing. Come see what you can create!
Scratch Coding Ages: 6-8
03:15 - 04:45
Course Info
Scratch Coding
1 - 8 weeks
$45 - $299
Learn how to program using Scratch! Students will learn about loops, conditional statements, variables, logic, events, constants and animations which are the fundamentals of programming while exploring the mathematics of music! This course is excellent for the development of vital abstract thinking and reasoning, as well as mathematical skills.
STEMagic Academy Ages: 10+
05:00 - 06:00
Course Info
STEMagic Academy
1 - 8 weeks
$30 - $199
Pasadena’s first science-magic academy for kids!  This workshop series showcases the magic of science, and the science in magic, to combine for a truly “STEM-magic” experience like no other!  We'll cover fun topics like physics and chemistry, how illusion works, and why science is really "magic that works"!
STEM Girlz Ages: 8+
03:30 - 05:00
Course Info
STEM Girlz
1 - 8 weeks
$45 - $299
Our girls-only sessions feature the best of our science labs? only with no boys allowed! Over an 8-week block, our most popular Biology and Chemistry workshops are featured alongside a taste of our Inventor/Creator Lab, and other selected STEM subjects, including Robotics, Environmental Science, Astronomy, Paleontology, and more! We provide options for single or multiple day sessions. Our curriculum is thoughtfully designed to cover all skill levels - so, with or without experience, students are sure to be challenged! We provide engaging hands-on activities - fostering curiosity through exploration, discovery and doing. This is at the heart of what we do to inspire future scientists.
Scratch Coding Ages: 9+
02:45 - 04:15
Course Info
Scratch Coding
1 - 8 weeks
$45 - $299
Learn how to program using Scratch! Students will learn about loops, conditional statements, variables, logic, events, constants and animations which are the fundamentals of programming while exploring the mathematics of music! This course is excellent for the development of vital abstract thinking and reasoning, as well as mathematical skills.