STEM Summer Youth Institute 2014
Give your math, science, technology, and critical thinking skills a work out while you design and build LEGO® robots. Visit local robotics companies, learn more about careers in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM), and compete against others in these fun, hands-on courses taught by Oakton faculty.
All courses run Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Each includes a field trip to a robotics company as well as mini competitions and challenges throughout the week!
LEGO® Mindstorm Level I (Grades 4-6) KDE S03-31
Calling all young builders and engineers! Learn about structure and design by building with LEGO®s. Create your own robot using LEGO® Mindstorms NXT robotic programming.
LEGO® Mindstorm Level II (Grades 6-8) KDE S04-31
Learn about structure and design by building with LEGO®s. Use LEGO® Mindstorms NXT robotic programming to create your own robot able to perform complex maneuvers and react to a multitude of sensors.
LEGO® Waterbotics (Grade 6-8) KDE S01-31
Explore motions and forces, particularly as they relate to water, with LEGO® Mindstorms NXT robotic programming. Develop technological design skills as you work with a team to build a robotic creation.
LEGO® Advanced Waterbotics (Grade 6-8) KDE S02-31
Apply laws of motions and forces, and strengthen technological design skills as you build your own robotic creation using LEGO® Mindstorms NXT robotic programming.
Fee for each course is $300. Early bird fee is $225 when you register by June 2, 2014. Classes take place at the Des Plaines Campus, 1600 East Golf Road.
How to Register
- Download the Registration Packet
- Mail the completed packet to:
Oakton Community College – Alliance for Lifelong Learning
7701 North Lincoln Avenue
Skokie, IL 60077
Attention: Karra Wells
For more information contact Karra Wells at firstname.lastname@example.org or 847.635.1425
Online Flexible Registration System
Register using our online Flexible Registration system with its shopping cart functionality. The online registration system serves as a convenient method to search, register, and pay for classes. Visit our How to Register page and find out more.