Saturday Mornings for Young Technologists
One Saturday morning each month from September through May, students in grades 3 through 12 experience fun, hands-on cyber projects! Each Saturday features a different topic, allowing students to explore a wide range of technology. Cyber Saturdays are held 9 am – 12 noon at IT-oLogy.
September 15, 2018 – Micro:bit – RESCHEDULED DUE TO WEATHER
October 20, 2018 – IT-oLogy Innovation Challenge – Final Round of Judging
The 2018 IT-oLogy Innovation Challenge engages students and teachers to not only learn about environmental problems in South Carolina, but to actively seek solutions with technology. The most successful IT-oLogy Innovation Challenge projects are those that are engaging, innovative and creative. The goal is to think about environmental issues and apply solutions that will fuel curiosity and initiate problem-solving. Projects are due September 21, 2018!
December 15, 2018 – Circuit Building w LEDs
Students will learn about electricity and circuitry by crafting light up holiday cards and unique ornaments using LilyPad LED lights and switches. $25 per student (IT-oLogist Insider rate: $20)
January 19, 2019 – Raspberry PI
Students will explore the various programming languages such as Scratch and Python in order to code games and circuits. The Raspberry Pi is a credit-card sized computer that plugs into a computer monitor or TV, and uses a standard keyboard and mouse. $25 per student (IT-oLogist Insider rate: $20)
March 16, 2019 – Animation
Students will unleash their creative ideas to make animated masterpieces. By using storyboarding and online animation software, students will create an animated short based on their creative ideas. $25 per student (IT-oLogist Insider rate: $20)
May 18, 2019 – Robotics
Students will bring robotics projects to life using computer programming. Students will use the mBot robot with Arduino and Scratch programs to complete mini challenges. $25 per student (IT-oLogist Insider rate: $20)
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