Mechanical Mayhem (ages 8-10) must have completed second grade and turn 8 by June 1st

Dates:July 21-25, 2014 Other Dates
Meets:8:30 AM to 3:30 PM 5 sessions
Location:The Teaching Lab Bldg. 1023
Instructor:Sue Kezios
Fee: $265.00

Sorry, this course is inactive. Please contact our office to see if it will be reinstated, or if alternative classes are available.

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Put your Mechanical Engineering skills to the test as we create total mayhem! Deconstruct simple machines and explore how they work. Imagine, design and create your own contraptions with moveable parts. The gadgets you create will be teaching different mechanical principles such as thermodynamics or energy transfer through fun and engaging engineering activities. This camp is sure to bring out the inventor in you.

Activities: engineer a roller coaster, build a crane, create a rubber band powered car, and more

Highlights: Engineer your own pop up toy using cams and cranks!

Cancellation policy: No refunds will be given within 4 weeks prior to start date of your camp session.
50% refunds (based on the program's total tuition cost) will be given 8-4 weeks prior to start date of camp (50% cancellation fee).
25% processing fee for any cancellations made prior to 8 weeks before start date of camp.
$25 processing fee for any changes in dates.

All cancellation requests must be made in writing or by phone with a confirmation e-mail.