Brochure Winter 2019 - Page 60

Variety TECHSTARS: MINECRAFT & CLAYMATION DINOSAUR SCIENCE CLASS Learn fundamentals of computer networking through this unique Minecraft experience that also allows you and your friends to work in multiplayer mode as you mine, craft and build together to survive. Working with a partner, use your skills to explore all the secrets the world has to offer, including a mysterious castle filled with challenges. This class offers a rare look at the work behind the scenes in the field of Paleontology. An overview of field operations and dinosaur discoveries will be covered. Students will have a ba- sic introduction to Geology, Biology, Osteology, and Cladistics. Real dinosaur bones and other fossils will be presented for a hands on look during this study. Create, build, film and edit your own Claymation animated movie! Working in teams, you'll create characters out of clay and bring them to life using digital cameras and animation software & techniques. ID# DAY/TIME DATES AGES 4-7 YRS. 2060010-D Tu • 4:30-5:30 pm 1/15-2/12 AGES 8-12 YRS. 2060010-E Tu • 5:30-6:30 pm 2/19-3/19 AGES 6-8 YRS. ID# DAY/TIME DATES 2060011-A Tu • 5:30-6:30 pm 1/15-3/19 FEE (R/NR) $285/$356 CODING WITH ROBLOX AND MINECRAFT Roblox is one of the fastest-growing game creation platforms on the planet. In this course, you'll use Roblox's built-in editor to create 3D worlds and then use Lua to code game mechan- ics. Publish, share, and play games with friends on any plat- form from console to mobile. The next level of our Minecraft program is here! Learn how to code using the Minecraft ComputerCraft Mod and put those robots to work. Working with a partner, you'll start out programming with a graphical interface and then evolve to text-based coding as you learn to program with Lua. Note: Prior experience with Minecraft is required. AGES 9-12 YRS. ID# DAY/TIME DATES 2060011-B Th • 5:30-6:30 pm 1/17-3/21 FEE (R/NR) $285/$356 JEDI ENGINEERING WITH LEGO® Explore engineering principles by designing and building proj- ects using LEGO® materials such as X-Wings, R2 Units, Energy Catapults, Defense Turrets, and Settlements from a galaxy far, far away. Create motorized and architectural projects with imagination and engineering to defeat the Empire! AGES 5-7 YRS. ID# DAY/TIME DATES FEE (R/NR) 2060013-A M • 4:30-6 pm 1/14-3/18 $270/$338 No class on 1/21, 2/18 AMAZING MINDS Come exercise your brain after school! Sharpen math, science, geography, language arts and reading skills through fun, hands-on, thematic-based activities. Instructors will guide your child as they explore topics like flight, weather, money, reading games and travel. GRADES 1-2 ID# DAY/TIME DATES FEE 2060014-A Th • 4-5 pm 1/10-3/14 $250 MYSTICAL MAGIC The magic team of Gary Kantor will show you how to amaze your family and friends with tricks that involve cards, ropes, coins, mind reading and more. While the tricks may appear difficult, you will discover they are quick to learn and easy to perform. All materials will be provided and children can sign up again since new tricks are taught at each class. AGES 5-12 YRS. ID# DAY/TIME DATES 2060021-A Th • 5:15-6:10 pm 1/10 2060021-B Tu • 6:45-7:40 pm 3/19 56 FEE (R/NR) $23/$29 $23/$29 FEE (R/NR) $155/$193 $155/$193 PRESCHOOL DINOSAUR INTRO CLASS Students will get an introduction to the study of dinosaurs through games, crafts, and hands on activities with real dino- saur bones and other fossils! Dinosaurs, fossils, earth science, and art will all be a pat of this dino-mite class! AGES 2-4 YRS. ID# DAY/TIME DATES FEE (R/NR) 2060010-F Sa • 10-10:45 am 1/12-2/16 $150/$190 TINKRWORKS: 3D DESIGN AND PRINTING This class will focus on prototyping technologies, including 3D printing. Students will learn to freehand sketch and edit de- sign dimensions before converting these sketches to software for fabrication. TinkRers will learn and perfect their TinkerCAD skills to create 3D printable models. Students will create a diorama from the elements that they create. AGES 7-10 YRS. ID# DAY/TIME DATES 2060050-A W • 5:15-6:15 pm 1/16-3/20 FEE (R/NR) $275/$344 TINKRWORKS: GAME DESIGN WITH SCRATCH Learn all about computer programming using a drag-and-drop programming language developed by MIT. Learn the basics of computer programming, including how to use loops and develop algorithms, while creating unique and amazing ani- mation and game projects that we can share with our family and friends online. AGES 9-12 YRS. ID# DAY/TIME DATES 2060050-B W • 6:15-7:15 pm 1/16-3/20 FEE (R/NR) $275/$344 BABYSITTING CLINIC This American Red Cross course provides all the knowledge and leadership skills necessary to provide excellent, safe and responsible child and infant care. Video scenarios and life- size baby dolls provide hands-on practice for care of babies, emergencies, discipline and safe play for all ages. Mannequin CPR training, First Aid care and bandaging are covered in the final class (15 minutes extra time needed). Participants receive a handbook and CD full of additional help and suggestions to keep. Full attendance of all 4 sessions is required for class completion and presentation of American Red Cross card. AGES 11-14 YRS. ID# DAY/TIME DATES FEE (R/NR) 2060030-A Sa • 1:30-4 pm 1/19-2/9 $120/$150 2060030-B Sa • 1:30-4 pm 2/23-3/16 $120/$150