For 11 to 12 yrs old
After School Classes with Junior Robotics / Advanced Robotics
Term: 1.5 hrs/ week for 24 weeks.
Your child will be brought through Science. Technology. Engineering. Mathematics concepts to establish an understanding of the model they will be building in a structured classroom curriculum. Our trained teachers will then guide them to follow our step-by-step model plans to create models with different themes, then customize it to their own specifications and take their mini-figure for a ride while learning principles behind the different models and the science behind them!
Exploring the Everglades with Junior Robotics
Step aboard to build some exciting ways to get from here to there. Take to the sky in our Bricks 4 Kidz helicopter model, race across the beach in an ingenious land sail, or zoom through the water on a jet ski. Kids will learn what makes each machine unique and how it moves, exploring concepts such as buoyancy, propulsion, lift and g-forces! What other ways will you invent to travel through air, land and sea? Whether you’re a high-speed thrill-seeker or just curious about how things work, this unit offers something for everyone. How would you like to turn your build into a robot, programmed to do exactly what you tell it to do? Junior Robotics class offers all the fun of building with LEGO bricks, PLUS the challenge of computer programming- introduction into the world of computer-programming and robotics that will equip children to succeed in a technology-based marketplace. This fun, action-packed week combines real-life skills with real-kid fun!
Junior Robotics Camp
Term: 2 -3 hrs/ week for 5 weeks. Special school holidays program available!
Introduces young kids to Robotics. Designed for hands-on building and programming concepts and develop mathetical and scientific understanding in children. Children will learn building with Lego gears, motors, and controlling them with computers using WEDO for the younger chidren and Mindstorm NXT and EV3 for advanced skills. Through the camp, it encourages children to cooperate and work in teams nurturing their leadership skills.
Advanced Robotics Camp ( Weekly Afterschool class format available – ask outlets for details)
The hottest selling LEGO® brand, Mindstorms NXT and EV3 combines classic LEGO® building with the world of robotics, using motors, sensors and software. You’ll learn how to design and program your LEGO®’bots that can perform all kinds of tasks! Mindstorm software lets you place icons in sequence to design the commands you want. It’s easy to learn and teaches basic programming logic. This camp is a fun and challenging introduction to the world of robotics for the advanced LEGO® enthusiast!
Movie-Making: Stop Motion Animation Afterschool Class and Camp
What is a Stop Motion Animation Movie?
Term: 3 hr/ week for 4 weeks. Special school holidays program available!
Light, cameras, LEGO action! Use LEGO bricks to tell YOUR story, complete with music, special effects and all your favorite LEGO mini-figure characters! In this unique and creative camp, students will plan, script, stage, shoot, and produce their own mini-movie using Stop Motion Animation. At the end of the term, your child will be a proud owner of his self-created film.
COMIC CREATOR CAMP.. Bricks, Camera.. COMIC Action!
Explore the artistic form of comic book design as you learn to create your personalized edition. Create your own characters, develop story lines and incorporate pictures of actual sets, all designed with LEGO? Bricks! After creating various scenes, campers will snap pictures and upload them, utilizing a software program to create their very own, one of a kind comic book. Along with honing your story telling skills, this camp is sure to take your imagination to the next level. At the end of the week, campers will be provided with a digital copy of the comic book they created. So, how’s that for comic relief?
Extreme Expedition with Junior Robotics Camp
Form a team to face the challenge of our extreme expedition camp. Search the globe for bricks and other resources needed to construct a base in the Himalayan Mountains and complete your expedition. Encounter Worst Case Scenario survival challenges, face forces of nature, and construct transportation equipment to bring your team together from around the globe. Do you have what it takes to face extreme brick adventures? Plus, learn to program your machines and escape the challenges!
Space Mission & Adventures with Junior Robotics Camp
Inspired by NASA and Star Wars™, our Space Adventures Camp is packed full of models that will make your imagination blast off! Space, often called “the last frontier”, has inspired scientists, star-gazers and adventurers for generations. Get inspired to go on your own adventure and join us on a Mission Space! Discover some incredible structures at Kennedy Space Center’s Launch Complex 39, travel the surface of the moon on a lunar rover, and explore Mars onboard the “Curiosity”. Our tour would not be complete without a visit to the International Space Station. We’ll provide the bricks, all you need to bring for this adventure is your imagination! Program your shutter and make it the most powerful super machine in space.
Calling all sports fans… on your mark, get set, build! Celebrate the 2012 Summer Olympics with cool models of sports from cycling to soccer, basketball to gymnastics. Take a break from the heat and compete indoors to set your own Brick Olympic records with our exciting sports-themed challenges! We’ll post the winners on our own “Medal Tally” board and award winners with Bricks 4 Kidz medals.
Super Hero Camp
Join Bricks 4 Kidz for a week building Super Heroes with LEGO® bricks. Explore all the caped crusaders and discover their super powers. Create a fantasy world and protect it against all the evil arch enemies with custom contraptions made with LEGO® bricks. At the end of the week, all SUPER HERO CAMPERS will go home with a custom mini figure! Copyright Bricks 4 Kidz® 2012. This camp is not affiliated with Marvel Comics.
Mining & Crafting 1 & 2
Minecraft is a game about placing blocks to build anything you can imagine. At night monsters come out, make sure to build a shelter before that happens. Experience world of Minecraft with LEGO® bricks in this fun camp! Kids will start by crafting their shelters and some of the mobs, critters and tools using LEGO® bricks. Students will face new crafting key elements from the popular Minecraft game.
Angry Birdies/Bad Piglets
Enter into the world of Angry Birds® and Bad Piggies®…the Bricks 4 Kidz way! Campers will be challenged to physically build and destroy a level from the popular game of Angry Birds. Set your birds to flight by launching them on catapults and slingshots to destroy pigs. Build a working launcher to create things to knock down. Campers will have the ability to build different colored birds using LEGO® Bricks, along with our proprietary model kits.
CHI Challenge Camp
Let the legend be told, that in the land of Chima®, only the brave survive. Eight animal tribes battle in pursuit of CHI, the balance of life. Campers will have the opportunity to choose their tribe, while building and battling for victory. Put your Chima® skills to the test throughout this camp, by racing Speedorz® and building motorized models with LEGO® Bricks. Does your tribe have what it takes to become the ultimate master of CHI? Your destiny awaits!
Kidz’ Nite Out, or Parentz’ Nite Out?
3 hrs/ session. Only available on Fridays and Saturdays. Min. of 4 children.
Wanna go on a date night? We have a special evening planned for your child! Drop your child off from 7-10pm on Friday/ Saturday evenings so they can build, play, relax, compete in challenges and have an evening full of fun and excitement! We will also provide pizza and a drink for them too!
Mojang © 2009-2013. “Minecraft” is a trademark of Notch Development AB, Angry Birds® and Bad Piggies® are trademarks of Rovio Entertainment Ltd. © 2009-2013 Rovio Entertainment Ltd and LEGO®, Chima® and Speedorz® are registered trademarks of the LEGO® Group of companies which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse these programs.