LEGO Engineering

 

Six one-week sessions
Options available for rising kindergarteners through rising 5th graders
$250

What to bring: snack, water bottle, camera to take pictures of creations (optional)
Arrival/dismissal zone: Red

Intro to STEM
June 22–26 CANCELED
9 a.m.–12 p.m.
Boys and girls, rising kindergarteners through rising 2nd graders

Bring your craziest ideas to life with Play-Well TEKnologies and tens of thousands of LEGO® parts! Build engineer-designed projects such as: chugging Steamboats, enchanting Moon Bridges, and bustling Airports. New and returning students can explore the endless creative possibilities of the LEGO building system with the guidance of an experienced Play-Well instructor.


STEM Challenge
June 22–26 CANCELED
1–4 p.m.
Boys and girls, rising 3rd through rising 5th graders

Refine your construction skills as you tinker with Play-Well TEKnologies and tens of thousands of LEGO® parts! Apply real-world concepts through projects such as: dizzying Teacup Rides, customized Cuckoo clocks, and the historic Wright Flyer.


Batman’s Gotham Gadgets
July 6–10 WAITLIST
9 a.m.–12 p.m.
Boys and girls, rising kindergarteners through rising 2nd graders

Take on Gotham's villains by designing and building Batman's favorite crime-fighting machines! Build the Bat Tumbler, craft a Batwing, and design your very own Batcave, all out of LEGO® materials. Then use your projects to help save the city. Be the super-hero or super-heroine Gotham needs while learning how the world works through STEM concepts!


Batman Master Mechanics
July 6–10
1–4 p.m.
Boys and girls, rising 3rd through rising 5th graders

Defeat Gotham's villains by designing and building Batman's most advanced crime-fighting machines! Infiltrate Arkham Asylum, build a Bat Cycle, and fly your Batcopter. Then use your projects to thwart the Joker's plans to take over the city. Be the super-hero or super-heroine Gotham needs while engineering solutions through the use of STEM concepts!


Animal Architects
July 20–24 WAITLIST
9 a.m.–12 p.m.
Boys and girls, rising kindergarteners through rising 2nd graders

Let your imagination run wild as we design and build leaping dolphins, buzzing beehives, and towering giraffes. Play, create, and learn in a world inspired by the animal kingdom. Design and build as never before and explore your craziest ideas.


Animal Master Architects
July 20–24
1–4 p.m.
Boys and girls, rising 3rd through rising 5th graders

Be inspired by the natural innovation and engineering of the animal world. Design and build fluttering butterflies, stomping elephants, and fierce Tasmanian devils. Apply real-world mechanical engineering concepts as you design, build, and explore your craziest ideas.


Sample schedule for all classes:

9–9:10 am

Warm-up activity, free-build challenge

9:10–9:25 am

Circle time – Introduce Project #1

9:25–10:25 am

Project #1

10:25–10:40 am

Snack, outdoor break

10:40–10:50 am

Circle time – introduce project #2

10:50–11:40 am

Project #2

11:40–11:55 am

Wrap up and clean up


 

Company bio: At Play-Well TEKnologies, we strive to build problem-solving skills, provide an opportunity for creative expression, foster a greater appreciation of how things work, and encourage the qualities of inquisitiveness, self-reliance and self-confidence in children. We do this in the context of fun-filled engineering and architectural projects, activities that both the children and the instructors enjoy. Play-Well TEKnologies has been “Teaching Engineering to Kids” since 1997. Our instructors have varied careers and educational backgrounds (for example, mechanical engineering, architecture, biology, art, law). More importantly, all share a common enthusiasm for kids, engineering, and LEGO. Visit play-well.org for more information.

Build with LEGOS!

 

Stay All Day!

Register for a morning AND afternoon camp/class and Halftime is included for free.

Questions?

Landon Summer at Landon School inspires boys and girls to build their confidence and explore their passions in a vibrant, nurturing camp environment that emphasizes community, discovery, independence, and fun.
6101 Wilson Lane  /  
Bethesda, MD 20817
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Established in 1935, Landon Summer at Landon School offers traditional day camps and specialized programs for boys and girls, ages 3 1/2 - 17.

 

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