*** PLEASE NOTE THAT THE 4/22 CLASS ONLY WILL BE HELD AT THE SEA BASE, 5875 Appian Way, Long Beach (Just under the 2nd Street Bridge). ***
ALL OTHER CLASSES IN THIS SESSION WILL BE HELD AT THE LIGHTHOUSE CHURCH.
This is a 4-week class.
Participants are introduced to the concept of simple machines. We will explore designs in simple machines. Then , then they will play with regular LEGO bricks to design their Funny Factory. Each class includes a small take home mechanism that demonstrates concepts.
Note to parents: This is an introduction to the LEGO technics line. Mechanical concepts will be introduced.
Learning with LEGOs: Funny Factory & Simple Machines!
4 weeks: 3/25, 4/1, 4/8, 4/22 (no class on 4/15)
$110/student, children get to take home LEGOs.
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Instructor: Ms. Patricia Tsoiasue is a system engineer and extremely involved in the creative community of Long Beach. She is working to bring a maker space to Long Beach and we are thrilled she is doing classes for our students. Her projects include sewing projects (softies and ugly soft creatures with eyes that glow), mechanical experiences, electronics with the Arduino - a robotics computing platform and LEGO bricks, a creative medium that she loves!
This is a drop-off class if parent and child are comfortable. As always, parents are welcome to stay and observe. There is an enclosed playground for siblings. However, the trampoline is off-limits.
To sign up one child, RSVP as yourself; to sign up two children, RSVP +1, etc.
If you are not using charter schools funds, please feel free to pay online or bring payment to class.
Let me know if you have any questions. Thank you!