Town of Burlington
Summer LEGO® and Robotics STEM Programs

Burlington VT Summer LEGO® and Robotics STEM Program

Burling­ton Rec. Dept.

  • Robert Miller Com­mu­nity & Recre­ation Center
  • 130 Gosse Ct. Burlington, VT

Directions

Reg­is­tra­tions are being han­dled by the Burling­ton Rec. Dept. Please visit their web­site to register. You will need to log in to their page so be sure to click on New User to cre­ate an account and then go to Youth Camps under the activ­ity bar on the right. Once you log in you will be able to reg­is­ter via the links to the Youth Camps page.

Hours

  • 9:00am — 3:00pm Cost $325.

Early drop off from 7:45am – 8:45am for $25

After care from 3-4pm Mon-Thurs. for $40

July 30 - 3, 2018

Super Hero Master Builders and Stop Motion Animation

Ages: 6-9, Time: 9-3

Become a master superhero builder as we create LEGO vehicles, structures and machines that will help defeat the arch enemy villains. Using STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) principles students will engineer ways to protect themselves by constructing super hero cars, magnet levitation trains, magnetic cranes, and more! Students will use gears and motors to learn about mechanical devices such as levers, magnets, wheel and axles. Help save the day from the arch enemy villains.
In the afternoon, students will build their own mini movie set and create an animated movie using LEGO mini figures and other objects. The students will also learn how to edit their movies and add titles/credits using Professional Stop Animation software

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July 30 - 3, 2018

EV3 Battle Bots with Super Heroes, Villains and Stop Animation/Minecraft

Ages: 9-14, Time: 9-3

Come and join us as we build Super Hero bots that can defeat the arch villain. In this class students will learn how gears can create awesome speed and power. We will create bots that will engage in tug of wars, battle villain bots and pull fifty pounds!
Children will apply the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) principles and build several versions of EV3 robots and battle villain bots. The students will learn to examine situations and calculate various solutions to discover ways to solve these missions. They will learn C-based programming and use problem-solving skills to help the robots solve the different challenges. Students will use mine craft to build super hero lairs that are filled with traps and defenses to pro¬tect them from arch evil villains. They will learn how to use Command Blocks/Red¬stone to create traps and other defenses.
In the afternoon, students will build their own mini movie set and create an animated movie using LEGO mini figures and other objects. The students will also learn how to edit their movies and add music, narration and titles using Professional Stop Animation software.

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