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Summer

LEtGO Your Mind

Over fifty years of leading lives of passion and purpose.
 
Early from 7:45 – 8:45 a.m. for $25
After care from 3-4 p.m. Mon-Thurs. for $40

LEtGO Your Mind
LEtGO Your Mind programs offer safe, educationally enriching STEM program experiences and challenges using LEGO bricks, motors, elements in the areas of simple machines, robotics, stop motion animation and programming Minecraft. The programs focus on the vital STEM subjects (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math).
Register now for LEtGO Your Mind camps at Derryfield!

Amusement Park Thrill Rides and Stop Motion Animation
Ages 6-9
June 24-28 and August 12-16
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Channel your inner Master Builder and create your very own Lego amusement park thrill rides where Everything is Awesome! Students will use gears and motors to learn about mechanical devices such as levers, wheels, and axles. Students will build: Merry Go Rounds, Tea Cups Rides, Tilt A Whirl, motorized LEGO cars and many more. During the afternoon create your very own LEGO Stop Animations, just like The Lego Movie! Double Decker couches welcome. In the afternoon, students will build their own mini-movie set and create an animated movie using LEGO mini figures and other objects. The students will also learn how to edit their movies and add titles/credits using Professional Stop Animation software.
Cost: $325

EV3 Robotic Amusement Thrill Rides and Stop Animation/Minecraft
Ages 9-14
June 24-28 and August 12-16
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Come and join us as we design, build, and program robots that interact with you, perform complex tasks and respond to changes in the environment. Use LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 motors, sensors and gears. Enhance your robotics skills by completing missions within an Amusement park that is built by the students. During the afternoon create your very own LEGO Stop Animations, just like The Lego Movie! Double Decker couches welcome. In the afternoon, students will build their own mini-movie set and create an animated movie using LEGO mini figures and other objects. The students will also learn how to edit their movies and add titles/credits using Professional Stop Animation software.
In addition, students will use various Minecraft skills to customize and create their own Amusement thrill rides! Students will learn about creating electrical circuits using Redstone. This will help students create features like functioning doors and trap doors that operate at the push of a button.
Cost: $325

The Derryfield School

2108 River Road, Manchester, NH 03104     p: 603.669.4524     f: 603.625.9715