Mayhem: Robotics

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Suitable for ages 10 to 14 years, this will be an engaging workshop involving designing, building and programming your robots and finally competing in a sumo robot challenge. Snacks provided. Bookings essential. Please email NAS for more information: info@newcastleartspace.org.au 11 July, 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm Newcastle ArtsSpace, 91 Chinchen Street, Tighes Hill NSW, Australia Register here  

SOLD OUT — SMART Code Intermediate: 1 Day Workshop

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Create awesome video games using Scratch, with SMART and SLAM Education! Learn how to write code for games, and how to animate graphics. Learn to design levels, characters, scoring and enemies! Previous experience with Scratch is useful, but not necessary. Facilitators will tailor activities to support student needs and coding experience levels. Ages: 8 to 14 years* Cost: $65pp Time: 9am-2.30pm Venue: Level 3, …

SOLD OUT — SMART Code Intermediate: 1 Day Workshop

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Create awesome video games using Scratch, with SMART and SLAM Education! Learn how to write code for games, and how to animate graphics. Learn to design levels, characters, scoring and enemies! Previous experience with Scratch is useful, but not necessary. Facilitators will tailor activities to support student needs and coding experience levels. Ages: 8 to 14 years* Cost: $65pp Time: 9am-2.30pm Venue: Level 3, …

Robotics Level 2 (EV3)

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Design, build and program awe-inspiring robots using LEGO’s most advanced and newest robotics technology – the powerful MINDSTORMS® EV3. You’ll work as a team to complete projects and compete in games created specifically for EV3. The EV3 robotics system features improved digital sensors, a seven-state colour-light sensor, new gyro sensors, touch sensors and an improved ultrasonic sensor. You will see …

Design Your Own Blog or Website

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There are few better ways to connect with the world than with your very own website. In this six-hour workshop, you will build your own fully interactive website. You will go from novice to intermediate in no time at all using the world’s most popular content management system, WordPress. With WordPress, you can design beautiful websites and powerful web apps …

Intro to Robotics (EV3)

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Design, build and program awe-inspiring robots using LEGO’s most advanced and newest robotics technology – the powerful MINDSTORMS® EV3. You’ll work as a team to complete projects and compete in games created specifically for EV3. The EV3 robotics system features improved digital sensors, a seven-state colour-light sensor, new gyro sensors, touch sensors and an improved ultrasonic sensor. You will see …

Code Awesome Games with Scratch

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Create your own awesome video games! You will design levels, characters, and full games and be responsible for every aspect of your game. Manage your characters and employ feedback from your peers in user play-testing until you have your very own game. Video games and character animations will use the Scratch programming environment. Scratch is an award-winning programming tool that …