FULL STEAM AHEAD! Free School Vacation Program for Tweens
FULL S.T.E.A.M. AHEAD
APRIL, 2017 VACATION PROGRAMS
Monday, April 10 10:00-12:00
Students will experiment with a variety of ingredients to create magnetic polymers. The resulting "putties" will be manipulated with a variety of magnets and metals to discover their properties.
PROGRAMMING WITH SCRATCH
Tuesday, April 11 10:00-12:00
Students will use M.I.T.'s Scratch (a simple programming language for kids age 8 to 16) to create stories, games and animations that feature their own invented characters. Students encouraged to bring their own (charged!) laptops with the Scratch program preloaded (scratch.mit.edu).
STOP ACTION ANIMATION
Wednesday, April 12 10:00-12:00
Students will work in teams to use Stikbots and Stop Motion Studio animation app to create short films. Students will learn to storyboard, use the animation app, work with a green screen. Students encouraged to bring their own (charged!) cell phones preloaded with Stop Motion Studio app.
BLACKLIGHT CHEMISTRY LAB
Thursday, April 13 10:00-12:00
Students will experiment with a variety of ingredients to create substances reactive under blacklight. Students will use their concoctions to create blacklight-active works of art.
This workshop is free. Sponsored by KOCO, East Hampton Parks & Recreation, East Hampton Rotary, East Hampton Public Library.