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Making the Connections! Rockets & Robots

Monday, March 28, 2016 - Friday, April 1, 2016
Co-Ed
Albuquerque Academy 6400 Wyoming Blvd NE AlbuquerqueNM  87109
Monday, March 28, 2016 - Friday, April 1, 2016
Co-Ed
Albuquerque Academy 6400 Wyoming Blvd NE AlbuquerqueNM  87109

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Making the Connections! Rockets & Robots

Mar 28 - Apr 01 (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday)

Albuquerque Academy

Starting at

$90.00

Meeting Dates

From Mar 28, 2016 to Apr 01, 2016

About This Activity

Lift off to fun and exciting learning through creative problem solving, innovation, and discovery! Join our rocket design team in our rocket and robotics labs as we: • Investigate basic aerodynamics, engineering, and programming concepts • Explore the scientific principles of projectile motion, center of gravity, and initial velocity • Design, build, and launch straw rockets at the ThinkIt! “spaceport” • Work in collaborative teams through a variety of engaging design challenges using Lego Mindstorms® Education EV3 Base Set Software Campers share a supervised lunch period together. Bring a snack, a sack lunch, and a water bottle each day—and wear sunscreen, a hat, and athletic shoes. Denise Dixson has been a full-time STEM educator since 2000; she currently teaches grades 4-12 at Southwest Secondary Learning Center where she runs the school’s Smart Lab, a 21st-century learning lab that focuses on the exploration of STEM, digital-media arts, and other academic topics through the application of advanced technologies. Ms. Dixson holds a bachelor of science from New Mexico State University.

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  • Albuquerque Academy

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Albuquerque Academy 6400 Wyoming Blvd NE AlbuquerqueNM  87109
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