STEM Camp: Engineering Session 2Jul 24, 2017 to Jul 28, 2017 Location: Griffiss Institute, 725 Daedalian Drive, Rome NY
While attending Engineering Camp, students will engage in lateral thinking puzzles, guided lab experiments, and open-ended design challenges to learn about what real engineering is and how to do it.
Topics covered include:
- Simple Machines
- Archimedes’ Principle
- Newton’s Laws of Motion
- Basic Electronics
- DC Hobby Motors
At this camp, students will:
- Find out how engineers make things move, float, glow, and spin
- Experiment with levers, boats, parachutes, light bulbs, motors, propellers, gears, and more
- Get to be the engineer as they build and test their own solutions to real design problems
- Learn to build cool stuff with materials they can find around their homes
SESSION 1*: Monday, July 10 - Friday, July 14, 2017
SESSION 2*: Monday, July 24 - Friday, July 28, 2017
Time: M-Th, 9 am - 4 pm & Friday, 9 am - 12 noon
Place: Griffiss Institute, 725 Daedalian Drive, Rome NY
Cost: $100; Scholarships available
Target Group: Grades 6th - 8th
Max Class Size: 20 students
*PLEASE TAKE NOTE: There are two (2) sessions of the same camp, offered on different dates. Please choose your desired week, when registering.
**PLEASE TAKE NOTE: Students are unable to repeat this camp, if previously attended.