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BadgerBOTS is excited to offer STEM workshops and classes for groups and Scouts of all ages. Groups of 6 or more can contact us to schedule a private workshop at BadgerBOTS. All programs charge a small fee per participant to cover materials and staff costs. Troop leaders, parents, guardians or other adult chaperones must be on site during all BadgerBOTS programs with at least two adult per group.

Call (608) 831-6479 or email jtaylor@badgerbots.org for more information and to set up your workshop.

Solar Bug BotsBristleBots (1 hour, $10/participant)

Learn about different forms of energy and energy transfer by making cute BristleBots and SolarBugs. Chemical energy and Solar energy are the forms of potential energy which will be transformed into the Kinetic energy which makes these simple robots move. Take your creations home with you at the end.

Drawdio (1 hour, $10/participant)

Make a Drawdio paintbrush and a pencil that are also musical instruments. In this workshop you will learn what a circuit is and how it works. Then use what you have learned to make a noisy paintbrush and pencil and use them to create musical drawings.

6939824293_319fb329a4_zIntro to LEGO Robotics (2 or 3 hours, $10 or $15/participant)

Learn the basics of building and programming LEGO robots. Students will build a robot able to move, learn to program the robot to travel a specific path, and experiment with sensors and how the robot detects and reacts to its surroundings.

3D Printing (2 hours, $10/participant)

Learn about 3D printers and design your own 3D project to be printed! 3D printed models will take a few days to print and can be picked up at BadgerBOTS at a later date.

 

Workshops for Girl Scouts