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STEAM Camp: Design Thinking and 3D Printing for 5th and 6th Graders

STEAM Camp: Design Thinking and 3D Printing for 5th and 6th Graders

Join educator Chi Vo and the Durham County Library STEAM Team for a FREE in-depth class series on design thinking, 3D modeling, and 3D printing for 5th and 6th graders.

Saturdays 1 to 2:30pm
September 10th, 17th, 24th and October 1st, 8th
Participants must attend all sessions

  • Participant’s 3D model and a certificate of completion will be presented during the final session
  • Snacks provided
  • Laptops provided for all students, but you are welcome to bring your own

This deep dive class series will cover the following topics:

  • Develop an understanding of how 3D printers work/ Desarrollar un entendimiento de cómo funcionan las impresoras 3D
  • Solve engineering challenges/ Resolver problemas de ingeniería
  • Use software to create & design/ Utilizar software para crear y diseñar
  • Create 3D printable objects/ Crear objetos 3D imprimibles
  • Print your 3D objects!/ Imprima sus objetos 3D!

If you have any accessibility questions or accommodation needs, please contact us at STEAM@dconc.gov. We ask that all requests be made at least 2 business days prior to the event to ensure we can provide the best accommodations possible!
 

Dates & Times:
1:00pm - 2:30pm, Saturday, September 10, 2022
1:00pm - 2:30pm, Saturday, September 17, 2022
1:00pm - 2:30pm, Saturday, September 24, 2022
1:00pm - 2:30pm, Saturday, October 1, 2022
1:00pm - 2:30pm, Saturday, October 8, 2022
Time Zone:
Eastern Time - US & Canada (change)
Location:
Main Library - MakerLab
Location:
Main Library
Audience:
  Middle School  
Categories:
  3D Printing     Maker     STEAM  
Registration has closed. (This event has to be booked as part of a series)

Event Organizer

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Kyle Lampart
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Jess Epsten

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