We are very excited to be offering the children the opportunity to develop their tech skills with after school clubs run by NextThing Education, who have much experience in this sector. There will be 1 session offered per phase each week, so Yrs 5/6 on Monday, Yrs 1/2 on Wednesday and Yrs 3/4 on Thursday.
Here is an example of a typical programme:
Week 1: Robots - Learning and programming an obstacle-avoiding robot
Week 2:Circuits - Creating Wagging tail Cat bot with touch sensitive colour soundboard
Week 3 : Media - Learning how to DJ with real DJ decks
Week 4: Engineering - Building K'nex Wind-powered sail car racing
Week 5: Creative - 3D Printing with 3D pens
Week 6: Explorative - Swimming with dolphins in Virtual Reality
Week 7: Robots - Progressing to make a robot speak, light up and dance
Week 8: Circuits - Creating an FM radio with circuits
Week 9: Media - Video editing
Week 10: Engineering - Moving motors with Lego Bots
Week 11: Creative - Video Game Design
Week 12: Explorative - Minecraft Redstone
We attach a flyer with further details; bookings and payments are now open on the company’s website:
Please note that the dates are shown in American style: month, then day!