Science, Engineering, and Teamwork (Young future investors 7-16 y.o)

An offering by Gifford Park Neighborhood Association

Have fun, play, interact and learn about physics and the energy of the future, build and race solar powered fuel cell model cars. Learn to build solar concentrators - heat water and power a Stirling Engine, design, build and race mouse trap cars and programmable robots. Compete in teams for great prizes.

Youth 7-11 will learn to design mouse trap based ears based on mechanical advantage, will build functional lego- like machines and electric circuits. We ask that parents accompany this age group.

Youth 12-16 will learn uses of solar energy, will build and race solar fuel cell powered model cars, will build large functioning household solar concentrators, will build programmable robots, and will imagine a business.

Program dates: Saturday, July 23, 3, August 6, 13, September 10, 17, 24, October 8, 2-6 pm.

Sign up your youth by emailing Adrian at aspetrescu@alumni.pitt.edu, Subject line "SEaT Sign up" including full name and email of parent, and names and ages of youth participants. Spots are limited.

Learning Outcomes

None listed
Audience
Student
Format
In-person
Location
Omaha, NE
Start Date
13th August, 2022
End Date
8th October, 2022
Start Time
2:00 PM
End Time
6:00 PM
Fee
Free
Modality
Weekend
Skill Level
Beginner
Category
Science - Physical
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