CEISMC K.I.D.S. Club

Welcome to CEISMC K.I.D.S. Club!

CEISMC K.I.D.S Club
 
 
Kids in Lab
Is your student interested in Technology? Do they love Science and Math? Do they want to build a skyscraper or participate in game creation?

If they answer yes to any of these questions or has a general interest in the STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art/Design and Mathematics) fields, then K.I.D.S. Club a is for you!
 
Georgia Tech CEISMC K.I.D.S. (Kids Interested in Discovering STEAM) Club online offerings are designed for kids in the 4th and  5th grade who are interested in discovering and learning more about science, technology, engineering, arts and math!
 
This year we are excited to provide online sessions as we continue to expand our program! Additionally, you may register your student for up to two sessions each Workshop. 

For program policies and Frequently Asked Questions, please read before registering. Click here

 

 

WINTER REGISTRATION NOW OPEN


NOVEMBER 2020

 
Saturday November 14, 2020
11:45AM - 1:15PM

Cost: $20 per person

 

 

Wind Powered Racers

Using the power of the wind learn how to construct your very own racers! We’ll learn about aerodynamics and engineering in this workshop as we race to the finish line in style. You can continue the fun long after the workshop is over as you change your design over and over again.

*participation in this program requires adult supervision to help with some of the cutting and assembly

Supplies

Air Racer Kit: Purchase Here

Any type of tape

2 AA Batteries

Scissors

Safety goggles

wood craft cutters, small saw, or pruning shears

Phillips head screwdriver

recycled materials (cardboard, cereal boxes, plastic, etc)

Requirements:

·       Laptop or Computer, (windows, mac, or chromebook), internet access, and headphones.

Register Here

 

Science behind Sound Waves

Turn up the music to feel the vibrations! Learn about displacement, equilibrium, and acoustical engineering while building your very own person that dances on top of a cup. Watch your wire person move as you discover the science behind sound waves.

Supplies

* Ballpoint pen

* Craft wire (22 gauge)

* 1-inch diameter Styrofoam ball or bead

* Markers

* Paper cups 

* Pipe cleaners

* Scissors

* Stapler with staples

* 1-inch straw pieces

Requirements:

·       Laptop or Computer, (windows, mac, or chromebook), internet access, and headphones.

Register Here

 

Hour of Code

Do you love to play computer games? Ever wanted to make your own? Learn the fundamentals of coding as we create the ultimate computer game using Scratch 3.0. Through this process, the participants will solve complex problems, collaborate with others, and have fun sharing their amazing creations with the world. This Workshop is for Advanced level participants. Must have used Scratch before. 

Requirements:

·       Laptop or Computer, (windows, mac, or chromebook), internet access, and headphones.

        Download Scratch Here

Register Here

DECEMBER 2020

 
Saturday December 12, 2020
11:45AM - 1:15PM

Cost: $20 per person

 

 

Exploring Aerodynamics

Explore the aerodynamics behind rockets and see how far you can get yours to soar. Grab a simple materials and you are ready for take-off.

Supplies

* Clear tape

• Bendable straw (biodegradable)

• Pencil

• Rocket Template (attached)

• Scissors

• Stickers or washi tape for decoration

*Access to a Printer

Requirements:

·       Laptop or Computer, (windows, mac, or chromebook), internet access, and headphones.

Register Here

 

Coded Carols

What’s cooler than singing some of your favorite carols? Programming a pocket-sized computer to do it for you! Using a micro:bit we’ll teach you how to program songs using block coding that you can play for others to enjoy. No singing required!

Supplies

Micro:bit Kit Option#1 or Purchase Micro:bit Kit Option #2

* Paper clips (non-rubber coated)

* Aluminum foil

* Headphones and/or small speakers (cannot be wireless)

Requirements:

·       Laptop or Computer, (windows, mac, or chromebook), internet access, and headphones.

Register Here

 

Decoding DNA

Do you know what makes you unique? What determines your eye color or whether or not you are double jointed? DNA is what makes you – YOU! All living things have a genetic code, called DNA. Discover unique characteristics of DNA in this tasty activity!

Supplies

* Pen/pencil

* Notebook paper

* 36 multicolored gumdrops

* 30 toothpicks

*You will need access to a printer to print out DNA sheets

Requirements:

·       Laptop or Computer, (windows, mac, or chromebook), internet access, and headphones.

Register Here

 

 

 
Contact Us

 If you have any questions, please visit our Frequently Asked Questions page, as you may find your answer there. If you have any additional questions, please contact us at kidsclub@gatech.edu or 404-913-KIDS (5437). Email is the most efficient way to get a timely response. We apologize for any delays as we strive to return all emails and phone calls ASAP with limited resources.

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