GadgetHeads

Ages 10 -14. Fully Booked

  • Starts Aug 9
  • 290 US dollars

Workshop Description

The theme of GadgetHeads is "Robots the Inside Story". You don't actually make robots (we do that in CodeHeads) but you'll learn about motors, circuits and batteries - key components of robots- by making cool projects like a spinny motor, a doorbell for your room, a cool copper flashlight You'll learn to use a heat gun and a soldering iron to make circuits and an electronic Simon Says game. This is Gadget Lab's core workshop and every activity is designed to build skills, inspire curiosity and instill a joy in making things yourself. Ages: 10-14 Screentime Rating: Moderate (Just the 3D Design for the doorbell). Tech Resume Skills: Circuit building, safe care and use of a soldering iron and heat gun, through-hole soldering, wire splicing, basic electron theory, structure of LEDs and transistors. Fees: Instruction - $240 Materials - $50 Total - $290

Upcoming Sessions

Cancellation Policy

Gadget Lab is a small business and we cannot offer refunds. If you need to cancel we'll do our best to find another student to fill the slot. If we can find a replacement we'll send a full or pro-rated refund minus a $35 cancellation fee.

Contact Details

  • 9200 Bradford Rd, Silver Spring, MD 20901, USA

    (240)472-3968

    Karen@GadgetLab.org