Woodworking

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Tessa International School

Ages

4 - 7 yrs

Dates

Tue, Jan 7, 2020 - Apr 7, 2020

Time

4:00pm - 5:00pm EST

Location

720 Monroe St, Suites E105-106, Hoboken, NJ 07030

Capacity

18 students

Discounts

Sibling Discount


Class Experience

Woodshop afterschool program will focus on learning the use of manual woodworking tools such as sanding blocks, clamps, hammers, screw drivers, small saws, manual drills to build projects out of wood. Students will plan, measure and build their projects while learning concepts in math, geometry, engineering and physics. Each student will learn the safe use of hand tools, measuring and level aids, woodworking techniques as well as wood protection and the use of natural finishes. Handling real tools increase fine and gross motor skills, hand eye coordination and spacial reasoning.

This year we will concentrate on a curriculum of engineering projects such as pulleys, levers, cranes, wheels and axles and other projects with moving functional parts. Students will build each project during a course of a few weeks and take them home when finished. Each semester students will bring home 4 to 5 finished projects.

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Location

Tessa International School

720 Monroe St, Suites E105-106, Hoboken, NJ 07030