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Fungineering & Robotics with Legos! (+Supply Set of Technic Lego® components)

Ages

3 - 7 yrs

Dates

Wed, Jun 30, 2021 - Aug 18, 2021

Time

4:30pm - 5:00pm EDT

Location
Capacity

30 students


Class Experience

Through building mechanized or robotic models with Technic Lego® components, students are kept busy Fungineering! - exploring concepts and enhancing knowledge of physics, technology, and engineering.

Making Legos move! These hands-on, online classes use a customized Supply Set of Technic Lego components and the Engineer's Process to focus students' understanding of engineering and robotics through an exploration of design, basic mechanization, simple and complex gearing, locomotion, energy, law of physics and more.

Students get to thoroughly enjoy applying concepts by building, experimenting and playing with their models of real-world devices such as cars, hand mixer, drawbridge, conveyor belt, ferris wheel carousel, and much more...Learning principles of science underlying the models and scenes built provides an engaging way for students to explore important STEM concepts and enhance their knowledge of simple machines, physics, technology, mechanics, architecture, design, data analysis and visualization, problem solving or more.


How To Participate

You will receive an email 30 minutes before class starts with a link to the class and access instructions.

Reviews for The ROC Network for Learning

4.3 out of 5

Based on 6 provider ratings

Owen L.

Feb 3, 2021

Loved:

My kid got so much out of this power packed little except. And it was free! We can't wait to do more like it so we will definitely be registering for the longer fee-based classes!

Playgineer with Legos! Building Interlocking Walls for a Castle
Location: Online

Holly R.

Jan 27, 2021

Improvements:

the class was a video that was not even 5 minutes long.

Playgineer with Legos! Building Interlocking Walls for a Castle
Location: Online

Response from The ROC Network for Learning

Yes, as described in the listing's description, the series of these free short pre-recorded segments are 1 - 5 minute time-lapsed excerpts from the 30 - 60 minute live online sessions of our Fungineering & Playgineering programs. And, even though these are excerpts, they are still packed with engineering information and instruction for the 20 minute activity students continue engaging offline.

Dura G.

Jan 19, 2021

Loved:

My kids absolutely LOVED this! They were able to follow along, pausing, rewinding, and reviewing concepts as they needed. They learned A LOT in such a short time, and yet they were inspired to continue building and playing with what they made long after watching the video! Thank you so much for offering such a great opportunity for kids who love making things. We will definitely be signing up for more classes!

Playgineer with Legos! Building Interlocking Walls for a Castle
Location: Online

Response from The ROC Network for Learning

You're quite welcome!  It's our great pleasure to provide inspiration to kids who love making things, or as we call them - serious Fungineers & Playgineers!  Thank you for thoroughly engaging the program, thrilled to hear your plan to sign up for more. Don't forget the big discounts for our live online Playgineering w/ Legos sessions that you are now eligible for since you registered for this one!

Rui P.

Jan 6, 2021

Loved:

We never got a chance to join the class. What a heck?!

Improvements:

They never send us the link or anything to join the class. After emailing them, they told me they thought it's the previous day. They told me they will rearrange it today. But no more information after that, no link or password. Are they serious?

Playgineer with Legos! Building Interlocking Walls for a Castle
Location: Online

Christopher Q.

Dec 18, 2020

Loved:

My son absolutely loved the class. He was sad when it ended.

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Response from The ROC Network for Learning

It was great pleasure having your son in the session!  We were sad when we had to say goodbye too - We'd love to have him join our weekly club that meets every week and for a longer duration of time.  And, we've just listed Holiday Camps that also run on consecutive days!


About The ROC Network for Learning

The ROC operates as a Network for Learning dedicated to addressing academic, learning, life and career goals while responding to the changing face of education, technology and society.

We create engaging experiences that encourage thinking, motivate problem solving, and inspire productive collaborating and socializing.

Featuring individualized, customized, project based enrichment for children, teens, and adults, through everything from Archery to Zoology, while specializing in STEM programs like Lego Robotics, Scratch Animation, Minecraft and game design, The ROC serves as an incubator for new ideas of education, both inside and outside traditional institutions, connecting students and families with teachers, curriculum, programs, professionals, and businesses to create both traditional and experimental learning experiences, innovative twists on traditional subjects, and new ideas for independent learning and skill building.

Throughout it all, The ROC's philosophy is fundamental: the belief that no matter how diverse our communities are, no matter how individually different we are from each other, there are spaces, subjects and experiences where we can meet, grow and learn together.