District 622 Community Education Youth Programs Youth Programs Summer 2017 - Page 14

Secret Agent
Can you outwit the Mad Science spy ? James Bond ’ s gadgets weren ’ t all science fiction . Discover the science behind some real spy technology as you listen to distant voices and sounds . Learn about different secret codes , their use in clandestine communications and a little of the history behind them . Experiment passing your messages using a spy technique called a “ dead drop .” Mad Science
Dates : July 31 – August 3 ( Mon – Thu ) Time : 9:00 am – noon Grades : 2 – 5 Location : Oakdale Elementary Cost : $ 105 Class #: YESUM207
Time Travel through Music History
Step into our time machine to travel through the different periods of music history . We will listen to and learn about various styles and composers of music . Don ’ t miss out on exciting games and activities while learning about how music has evolved through time !
Dates : August 7 – 10 ( Mon – Thu ) Time : 9:00 am – noon Grades : 2 – 5 Location : Oakdale Elementary Cost : $ 30 Class #: YESSUM217
Extreme Robotics : EV 3 Battle Bots
A new class with new builds and challenges ! Combining the versatility of the LEGO building system and the Mindstorms EV3 ( the most sophisticated microcomputer brick ever made by LEGO ), students will work in teams to construct fun LEGO models , experiment with programs and compete in robotic challenges . Final challenges will be centered around target hitting and a sumo battle . Please bring a drink and snack daily . Computer Explorers
Dates : August 7 – 10 ( Mon – Thu ) Time : 9:00 am – noon Grades 3 – 8 Location : Oakdale Elementary Cost : $ 110 Class #: YESUM209
Star Wars Robotic Builders
Designed by the experts at MIT , the LEGO WEDO Robotics system teaches students about simple machines , engineering , programming and teamwork in an environment full of galactic fun ! Working in pairs , students will build LEGO Star Wars and space-inspired robots featuring motors , tilt sensors , motion detectors and USB robotics hub . Models include AT-ST biped , spinning TIE fighter , cannons and more ! Please bring a drink and snack daily . Computer Explorers
Dates : August 7 – 10 ( Mon – Thu ) Time : 9:00 am – noon Grades : K – 3 Location : Oakdale Elementary Cost : $ 110 Class #: YESUM208
14 Please register your child based on the grade level ( s ) he will be entering in the fall of 2017 .