LEGO Robotics Class

Fun, silly, and LEGO-based robotics challenges will engage students as we learn and about the LEGO Mindstorms robot and programming language. Learn to make observations, improve your robot designs, and practice the engineering design process.

2022: Tuesdays Jan 11 – Feb 8
Ages 8-12

3D Printing Class

Learn how to use a computer to design and modify 3D designs and artwork with Tinkercad, a beginner CAD website.  Print your own projects on the BadgerBOTS 3D printers. The best part – we will have lots of time to improve designs and reprint as we go!

2022: Mondays Jan 10 – Feb 7
Ages 8-12

Scratch Online Games Class

Begin learning to make your own online games in Scratch (Ms. Johanna’s favorite programming language!). A racing game, a maze of obstacles, a platform-jumper, and a RPG-style adventure are just a few of the games we will create in this class.

2022: Thursdays Jan 13 – Feb 10
Ages 8-12

Coding Artificial Intelligence Class

Artificial Intelligence is everywhere, from voice commands and facial recognition to recommendations for which video to watch or item to buy online. Learn to make a machine learning system which will recognize images, answer voice commands, and have a conversation with you.

2022: Thursdays Feb 24 – March 24
Ages 8-12

Handheld Arcade I Class

Learn to code your own arcade-style games on the computer, and then download to a handheld console. In the Handheld Arcade Coding afterschool class, students will code and design games using a combination of JavaScript and block-based coding.

2022: Mondays Feb 21 – March 21
Ages 8-12

micro:bit Robotics Class

Remote controlled robot toys can be fun, but what if you could code your own instructions for a robot? Try the micro:bit Robotics class, and get started with Microsoft MakeCode and the Maqueen robot, a small but mighty robot.

2022: Tuesdays Feb 22 – March 22
Ages 8-12

Minecraft II Class

Excited for more Minecraft Modding? This class builds on what students learned in previous classes by creating more complex Minecraft games and developing code for more interesting game play.

2022: Wednesdays Feb 23 – Mar 23
Ages 8-12

Minecraft I Class

Ever wanted to tweak your inventory, create games like you’ve played on servers, or customize your Minecraft experience? Learn to code modifications to Minecraft with an online modding program and Java coding elements.

2022: Wednesdays Feb 23 – Mar 23
Ages 8-12

What’s a micro:bit?

What’s a micro:bit? For summer and spring break camps, afterschool classes, and workshops, BadgerBOTS offers a few different programs which use a piece of technology called the micro:bit. But what is this – and why might your student be interested in these classes? The Hardware The micro:bit is a micro-controller development board – a device […]

2020 FTC Championship

On Saturday, February 22, 2020 at MSOE in Milwaukee, WI, four of our five BadgerBOTS FTC teams competed in a competition for the title of Wisconsin FTC Champion and an invitation to the FIRST Tech Challenge Championship in Detroit, MI from April 28-May 2.  Congrats to teams 10686 Phoenix, 14064 Apple Crisp’r, 17235 Mr. Cod […]