Rowland Adult &
Community Education

Engineering for Kids

EFK Robotics Academy 6 Weeks
The EFK Robotics Academy offers hands-on, minds-on robotics curriculum supported by the latest research and innovation. Students will construct authentic, open-ended designs to meet real-world challenge.  Robotics challenge teaches important skills in foundational mathematics, engineering, programming, problem-solving, creative thinking, and computational thinking. This course is perfect for students wanting a future in Robotics or Coding.  Each student will have a robot and iPad to program and construct. Maximum 12 students
15037 3rd-4th Grade Saturday 6/15-7/20 9:00-10:00am
Fee: $130 Plus a $25 Material Fee
Instructor: Engineering for Kids Staff
Location: Rowland Adult & Community Education Room 101
 
Taking Flight with UAV Drones 8 Weeks
Take to the skies with our kid-approved drones!  Housing a thrilling, hands-on aerial robotics platform, this class is perfect introduction to the world of unmanned aerial vehicles.  Safety is a priority  as students learn to fly and explore the real-world applications of drones.  Students will master basic piloting skills, program their drone to fly on its own, and use the Engineering Design Process to problem solve. Putting critical thinking to test, the class has students brainstorm ways drones could be used for good, sketching out their ideas for new and innovative drones and uses. Each student will have a drone and iPad to program and construct. Maximum 10 students
15038 5th-8th Grade Saturday 6/15-7/20 10:15-11:15am
Fee: $130 Plus a $25 Material Fee
Instructor: Engineering for Kids Staff
Location: Rowland Adult & Community Education Room 101
 
 Mobility – Jr. Robotics 6 Weeks
Building on the foundational skills from previous robotics lessons, students will use measurement and mathematical reasoning skills to plan and carry out a series of movements and challenges.  Every week, students will construct and program a new project related to robots in the real world. Each student will have a robot and iPad to program and construct.  Maximum 8 students
15036 1st - 2nd  Grade Saturday 6/15-7/20 11:30-12:30pm
Fee: $130 Plus a $25 Material Fee
Instructor: Engineering for Kids Staff
Location: Rowland Adult & Community Education Room 101