Summer 2022

Summer 2022 Class Schedule

Introduction to CAD

Dates & Times: June 20-24 / 10:30am – 12:00pm,  July 11-15 / 4:30pm – 6:00pm

Grade Level: 6th through 12th
Class Description: Designed for students entering 6th through 12th grades with little to no Computer-Aided Design (CAD) experience. Students will be introduced to the basics of 3D modeling software.

Class Limit: 10 students
Cost: $50.00


Introduction to Programming

Dates & TimesJune 20-24 / 4:30pm – 6:00pm,  July 11-15 / 10:30am – 12:00pm

Grade Level: 6th and 12th Grades
Class Description: Designed for students from 6th grade to 12th grade with little to no background in coding, this class will introduce participants to the basics of programming using LabVIEW.

Class Limit: 10 students
Cost: $50.00


Advanced Programming: Real Time Hardware, Controls, and Sensor

Dates & TimesJuly 18-22 / 10:30am – 12:30pm

Class Description: Designed for those with a good working knowledge of LabVIEW, this class provides students with hands-on experience in developing programs for a real-time control platform. In particular, this class will provide students with a 2 degree of freedom robotic arm which will allow students to explore various aspects of control theory such as PID gain tuning, motion control, velocity following, and other complex control algorithms.

Pre Requirement: Introduction to Programming
Class Limit: 10 students
Cost: $50.00


Advanced CAD: Design, Manufacturing and Testing

Dates & TimesAug 1-5 / 10:30am – 12:30pm

Class Description: Designed for those with good knowledge of Solidworks, this class provides students with opportunities to use their CAD skillset to develop designs. Students will be asked to design for manufacturability, ease of assembly, robustness, and usability. As in all design tasks, emphasis will be placed on iterating a design to mature it to a final form

Pre Requirement: Introduction to CAD
Class Limit
: 10 students

Cost: $50.00


Advanced Robotics

Dates & TimesAug 8-12 / 10:30am – 12:30pm

Class Description:

Pre Requirement: Advanced Programming and Advanced CAD
Class Limit
: 10 students

Cost: $50.00


LEGO Challenge

Dates & TimesJune 13-17 / 9:00am – 11:00am,  June 27-July 1 / 4:00pm – 6:00pm, July 18-22 / 9:00am – 11:00am,  Aug 1-5 / 4:00pm – 6:00pm

Grade Level: 3rd through 5th grades
Class DescriptionDesigned for students in 3rd through 5th grades using the SPIKE Prime platform students will experience an accelerated FIRST Lego League team experience. Students will learn basic robot building, game strategy, and the basics of coding, and much more. to control their robot, learn different elements of programming in order to control their robots.

Class Limit: 10 students
Cost: $50.00


LEGO Adventure

Dates & Times: June 27-July 1 / 9:00am-10:30am, July 25-29  / 9:00am – 10:30am

Class Description:

Class Limit: 10 students
Cost: $50.00


Kids Who Code

Dates & TimesJune 13-17 / 3:00pm – 4:30pm, July 18-22 / 3:00pm – 4:30pm

Grade Level: 2nd through 4th grades
Class DescriptionDesigned for students in 2nd through 4th grades with little to no computer coding experience. This class will utilize the online platform SCRATCH to teach the basics of computer coding and build student confidence in problem-solving and computational thinking.

Club Limit: 10 students
Cost: $50.00

These classes are made possible by the generous support of

Albion Area Philanthropic Women
James C. Kingsley Youth Fund