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ROBOTICS ACADEMY

(Year 3 to 6)

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION:

Robotics Academy is an integrated STEM academy for students from Grades 3 to 6. Students will learn robotics, coding, technology, simple machines, CAD, 3D printing, virtual robotics and more through the year as each term has a different focus. Following Innovate Academy’s core values, students also learn and develop their teamwork, problem solving and interpersonal skills. Students may also apply to join in robotics competitions and sit for robotics certification programs if they wish to take their robotics and technology skills to a higher level.

With a wide range of STEM resources for robotics and technology, TVPS students are continually given the latest and most up to date tools and curriculum which Innovate Academy also provides to teachers in Australian schools and government STEM education initiatives. With the successful introduction of robotics certification programs and Digital literacy certifications, students can choose their learning track and achieve more, in preparation for their future.

Benefits of learning robotics:

  • Enhance robotics and digital literacy skills
  • Learn coding and handling complex mechanisms
  • Develop soft skills
  • Learn how to work in team based environments
  • Development of logical thinking and computational thinking skills
  • Technology management skills

Robotics Academy (Year 3 to 6) Term 4 Details:

Prerequisites: Students do not need prior experience in the subject of study, however, they should be able to attend class diligently and independently. Students must be able to follow the given curriculum of learning and activities provided in class and maintain good behaviour that does not affect the learning experiences of others.

Start Date: Monday  3 October 2022

End Date: Monday 28 November 2022

Day: Mondays, 3.30 pm to 5.00 pm (1.5 hours weekly)

Duration: 8 Weeks

Venue: Templestowe Valley Primary School classroom

Cost: $285.00 per term, per child

TECH EXPLORERS ROBOTICS ACADEMY

(PREP to Year 1 and Year 2)

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION:

Tech Explorers Robotics is a program which covers the topic of robotics and digital technologies. This is a robotics module. Students will learn the fundamentals of robotics as well as participate in many robotics and engineering activities.

The activities will include learning about coding through robots, engineering concepts, design and more. Each term is filled with new activities and concepts. This program focuses on robotics with different robots. With a variety of activities with our wide range of STEM classroom tools, this program is suitable for younger students to develop their confidence in problem solving, creativity, design, communication and more.

Tech Explorers Robotics Learning:

  • Fundamentals of robotics and coding
  • Engineering concepts / activities
  • Architecture and Design
  • Electronics – how circuits work

Tech Explorers Robotics Academy (Prep to Year 2) Term 4 Details:

Prerequisites: Students do not need prior experience in the subject of study, however, they should be able to attend class diligently and independently. Students must be able to follow the given curriculum of learning and activities provided in class and maintain good behaviour that does not affect the learning experiences of others.

Start Date: Monday  3 October 2022

End Date: Monday 28 November 2022

Day: Mondays, 1.30 pm to 2.30 pm (1 hour weekly)

Duration: 8 Weeks

Venue: Templestowe Valley Primary School classroom

Cost: $225.00 per term, per child