Topic: Engineering and Empathy
Together, we will empower kids to help other kids through engineering and empathy education. In partnership with EcosySTEM ARTS, Children’s Hospital and the University of Colorado, Mechanical Engineering department we will be working with engineering students to develop STEAM education toys for health impacted children.
Note: Students or students with siblings who spent more than 24 hours in a hospital are highly encouraged to apply. All participants will be asked to sign a safety contract, research and photo release form. Space is limited to the first three children per grade.
Dates: December (4, 11, 18) January (15, 22, 29) February (5, 12, 19, 26) March 2+3 Maker Boulder STEAM FEST (The goal is to showcasing our work to the public. Attendance is optional)
Times: 3:30 – 4:30 (some days may run longer)
Location: STEAM Lab at Horizons K8 (we would like to schedule a field trip or two)
Who: Grades K-8 are welcome. The first three students from each grade level who apply will be welcome into the program.
Cost: Michaels or Amazon Gift Cards for materials. One class snack during a scheduled date.
Parent Involvement: We need one or two champions to help us organize.
Follow this link to register: MAKER CLUB