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Week 4- Livingston- AEROSPACE CAMP

Monday, June 27, 2016 - Thursday, June 30, 2016
Co-Ed
First Apostolic Church 6681 US Highway 59S GoodrichTX  77335
Monday, June 27, 2016 - Thursday, June 30, 2016
Co-Ed
First Apostolic Church 6681 US Highway 59S GoodrichTX  77335

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Week 4- Livingston- AEROSPACE CAMP

Jun 27 - Jun 30 (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday)

First Apostolic Church

Starting at

$200.00

Meeting Dates

From Jun 27, 2016 to Jun 30, 2016

About This Activity

Blue Sky Thinking- How much technology is too much technology for children? Some believe that kids should be interacting with people instead of computer screens because there are important social skills that are only learned through person to person interaction. Other believe that knowledge of technology is essential to survival in this high tech age. TECH IT OUT believe that both are essential to well-rounded future scientist, technologist, engineer and mathematician. Being able to write a sentences with a pencil is just as important as being able to upload an assignment to your teachers website. TECH IT OUT - Blue Sky Thinking is a high tech- low tech adventure into aerospace. Aerospace Engineering- Aircraft Design Challenge- Day 1 and Day 2 of camp, students explore how engineers have developed rockets over the years, using simple technology they will construct models a variety of flying aircraft such as gliders, hot air balloons, and pop rockets. Campers will work in small teams to build and launch a water bottle rocket, consider the forces on a rocket, Newton's Laws, and other principles and challenges of actual space vehicle launch. FINALE: TECH IT OUT-H2O Blast Challenge. Piloting Helicopters and Robotics Drones- Day 3 and 4 of camp will focus on increasing camper’s awareness of new technologies in aerospace and robotics and how things work. LOW TECH- campers will construct a rubber band helicopter, perform test of different fuselage form factors and record data on test. HIGH TECH- campers will perform test on the performance of an AR Drone Quad Copters with Robot Operating System. The culminating project is to work in small them to pilot UAV’s through our FINALE: TECH IT OUT- Aerial Obstacle Course.

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First Apostolic Church 6681 US Highway 59S GoodrichTX  77335
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