Exploring NGSS in informal environments: Exceeded expectations!
NEW Rutgers Maker Camps!
Rutgers Middle and High School Maker Camp @ Rutgers Makerspace
Problem-solving * Design-thinking * CAD * Fabrication* Assembly * Laser Cutter * 3D printer
Who: Middle School and High School Students
Date: August 7-11
Time: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location: Rutgers Makerspace
Description: Participants will choose from a variety of problems to solve, with the goal of developing an innovative product or process. Students, working in collaborative teams, will analyze key features and fully define their chosen problem and brainstorm and shape a solution. This solution will first be paper prototyped and then designed in a CAD package, and finally fully realized and fabricated using key makerspace tools, such as 3D printers, laser cutters, and CNC machines. Participants will share and demo final solutions and working prototypes.
For more information or questions, please contact Dawna Schultz, Director of In-district Initiatives @ firstname.lastname@example.org or 848-445-3025.
Rutgers Elementary Maker Camp
Maker mindset * Design-thinking * Virtual to Physical
Who: Grades 2-5 School Students
Date: July 24 - July 28
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: CMSCE on Busch Campus
Description: Students will experience design thinking and grow their maker mindset through experiencing a new maker project each day. Projects include: Paper Engineering, Little Bits, Makey Makey, Scratch, and a Robotics competition.
For more information or questions, please contact Dawna Schultz, Director of In-district Initiatives @ email@example.com (link sends e-mail) or 848-445-3025.