february, 2019

23feb1:00 PM3:00 PMSold Out!Intro to Robotics


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Recommended for ages 6+

Using an education robot for beginners, this workshop makes teaching and learning robot fun and interactive. With just a screwdriver, the step by step instructions, programmable interface, different interaction settings, students can build a robot from scratch and experience the joys of hands-on creation. As they go, they will learn about a variety of robotic machinery and electronic parts, get to grips with the fundamentals of block-based programming, and develop their logical thinking and design skills.

Explore custom creations and imaginative play through custom build outs with arts and crafts materials with this 2-hour workshop focused on robotics mechanisms.

Each student receives an organic juice pack and a bag of veggie straws.

Michael Nelson is a graduate of the University of Texas at El Paso with a degree and in Social Studies and Secondary Education. Since 2013 he has worked with Gifted and Talented program design and has served El Paso community youth through after-school programs, summer camps, hands on field trips, and competitions all designed around STEAM integration. Michael has also been a presenter at local and state educational conferences on various topics such as classroom activities, team-building, library makerspaces, and has trained teachers on the use of 3D printers, coding, and robotics.


(Saturday) 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Mountain Standard Time


Fab Lab El Paso

601 N. Oregon St. Suite 2 El Paso, TX 79901

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Cathy Chencchen@fablabelpaso.org