Wavemaker will be setting up their mobile digital laboratory where young makers will be able to try the following activities:
Using our Makey Makey devices, we’ll demonstrate and discuss simple circuits and the differences between parallel and serial circuit design and functions, as well as switches. Participants will be able to create their own circuits to create their choice of music. Play a music masterpiece with fruit and play-doh!
Robot Coding challenge
This showcase will be a hands on introduction on what we need programming for and why it is an important skill for the future.
Participants will get to programme, control and navigate a spherical robot through a maze / set course. Prize for the quickest time!
Intro to 3D Printing and Manufacture
This fun and engaging session focuses on 3D Design, Printing and manufacture. A discussion and demonstration on current and future technologies will be followed by a chance for learners to get hands on with 3D design software and techniques. Using the Wavemaker iPads pre loaded with 3D design apps and software participants will get a have a play and create some unique 3D pieces.
This is a YMCA Fun Day and will be held at Derby Docks, Derby Street, Crewe CW1 3ER
See the full programme of the Wavemaker van across Crewe over the summer here: