The Exploratory and Friends of Playa Vista School
2013 STEAM Festival (Science.Technology.Engineering.Arts.Math)
Join us for an afternoon of creativity and fun! This event is open to everyone. Kids of all ages are invited to explore their creativity through the following hands on projects based on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) themed for Chinese New Year, Year of the Snake. Please share this event with your family, friends and neighbors!
Wind Tunnel Lanterns Project
Using recycled materials, children will make flying contraptions that fly out of the wind tube and also hover inside the tube. This project illustrates principles of wind and flight
Year of the Snake Project
Using motors, batteries and switches, the children will make robotic snakes that vibrate and create motion. They will also have the opportunity to build a maze for their creations.
Battling Judo Bots
Using craft sticks the children will create martial arts bots
Giant Angry Dragons Catapult
Children develop engineering concepts by building up target structures with dragons and use a large catapult and test different angles to knock down dragons.
Kid's Wristband (access to all projects):
Pre-sale: $30 per child (payment must be received by Feb 4, 2013)
$35 per child (payments received after Feb 4 and at the door)
Lunch $5 per person
(includes slice pizza, fruit, cookie and water or juice)
$10 Material Fee*
*only applies if children take finished projects home
Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Adults and children under 3 are free.
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