YOUNG EXPLORER
TECH SUMMER SCHOOL 2020
6 Jan – 17 Jan 2020

Course Description: 3D Design & Printing for Juniors

Path: Technology (STEM Specialist Module)
Prerequisite: No prior experience needed but student should be open to learning various types of technology as this is a specialist course.

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ENROLL - YOUNG EXPLORER TECH SUMMER SCHOOL 20203D DESIGN & PRINTING JUNIORS ON 8 JANUARY 2020
Grades: Grade 1 and 2
Date: 8 January 2020, Wednesday 
Time: 9.00 am – 3.00 pm (1 day program)
Location: Forest Hill College, Burwood East, Vic
Cost: $150 (includes GST)
Additive Manufacturing
In this specialist module for Juniors, they will explore 3D printing which is part of our world and continues to fascinate people . Junior students will learn the concepts behind 3D printing and understand how 3D printing works. Yes, from the time the design is created and when it goes to print using design software.
Junior students will guided on the design to print process during the session. They will understand how 3D printing continues to evolve from design to print and how 3D printing impacts technology and our world – the advantages and disadvantages of 3D printing, which gets them thinking. 
  • Students will take home a 3D printed object which they have created during the program.

STUDENTS WILL LEARN:

  • Introduction to Advanced Manufacturing
  • Introduction to 3D design and print (Additive Manufacturing)
  • How 3D printing is used
  • Learn the process of 3D printing and how they evolve from design to print
  • How to design a 3D model and bring it to print
  • Advantages and disadvantages of Additive Manufacturing

SKILLS DEVELOPMENT:

  • Learn to use Computer Aided Design (CAD) software
  • Hands on design for both 3D printing
  • Understanding advanced manufacturing (3D printing)

Course Description:

Path: Future Technologies and Robotics

Prerequisite: Ability to work independently or in a team with a positive attitude to learning.  Student should  attend the session independently. No prior experience required.

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ENROLL - YOUNG EXPLORER TECH SUMMER SCHOOL HOLIDAY PROGRAM 2020

Grades: Grade 1 and 2
Date: 
Time: 9.00am – 3.00pm (1 day program)
Location: Forest Hill College, Burwood East, Vic
Cost: 

This is an integrated robotics module for Juniors with both Ozobot and Augmented Reality. A new module specially for Juniors who would like to explore STEM subjects and future technologies.

STUDENTS WILL LEARN:

  • Learn how robots work in their given environment
  • Understand the sensors Ozobot  has
  • Visual coding  and how they work with the robots
  • Understand how robots respond to code
  • Background of Augmented Reality
  • How to add a digital layer over the real world

SKILLS DEVELOPMENT:

  • Hands on experience
  • Visual Coding
  • Fundamentals of robotics and coding
  • Problem solving
  • Collaborating in teams
  • Future Technology discovery

What Will Students Take Home?

  • Certificate of Completion
  • Photos and videos of completed projects – Bring your own camera

 

STEM & 21st Century Skills Development

ADAPTING TO NEW CHALLENGES
COLLABORATIVE TEAMWORK
CREATIVITY
PROBLEM SOLVING

Sample Day

Learning and having fun

8.45am-9.00am: Check-in. All students meet for morning announcements, ice breakers, and team-building activities.

9:30am: Students will gather in their respective course groups. Let’s Begin!

Breaks are taken at the discretion of each instructor.

12pm: Lunch time & Play

12.50 pm: Students will gather back in their respective course groups. Let’s Begin!

3:00pm: Home Sweet Home

We have a maximum of 10 students per instructor to allow every child an opportunity to create, make and learn. A facilitator is available to assist students with their learning needs.


MOST FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

You will need to bring morning tea, lunch, some snacks and a drink bottle. You will also need to bring along your action plans (if any).