Holiday Scratch Creator Camp

Regular price $240.00 Sale

Warning: 3D printers are not toys. Students must be capable of following staff safety instructions at all times.

Level 1, 247 Rowe St, Eastwood (Enter via Hillview Lane)
Monday 27 June - Thursday 30 June 2022, Time 1pm - 3pm 4 days (Topic 1)
or
Monday 4 July - Thursday 7 July 2022, Time1pm - 3pm 4 days (Topic 2)
or
Monday 11 July - Thursday 14 July 2022, Time 1pm - 3pm 4 days (Topic 3)

For children 8+ years old, this course gives kids an introduction to Scratch while also making objects with 3D printing.

Each week has a new topic!

 

Scratch
With Scratch, you can program your own interactive stories, games, and animations — and share your creations with others in the online community.

Scratch helps young people learn to think creatively, reason systematically, and work collaboratively — essential skills for life in the 21st century.

3D Printing
Using 3D printers is not like using a normal printer! There are many factors including 3D printer maintenance, temperature, control and safety that goes into making a successful 3D printed object.

This course involves usage of machine and cleaning tools that require the utmost care and cooperation from students.

Benefits of the course include:

  • Learning about 3D printing hardware and technology
  • Understanding 3D printer techniques and technical terms.
  • Learning how to safely operate and maintain a 3D printer.
  • Students may take successful (and unsuccessful!) 3D printed objects home.