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Design your own unique one-of-kind chess or checkers set. CHECKMATE.

  • Ended
  • 435 US dollars
  • Agency Oakland

Service Description

DESIGN. MAKE. TAKE. Brand new class for 2022! Campers will design or select their own unique 3D printed light and dark chess pieces and then 3D print them using our Prusa Mini 3D printers. They will be able to choose the 2 colors of their chess pieces. They will also create a custom lasercut chessboard with their name, and the year, on the board. This will be a timeless heirloom the whole family will never forget. DESIGN. Learn computer software to design their own custom 2D and 3D products. MAKE. Using brand new, high-end professional grade computers and digital manufacturing machines with a variety of materials to prototype and complete their projects. CREATE. Exciting and fun memories and gain understanding of engineering/STEM +careers TAKE. Your. PROJECT. HOME!!! 3DMAKERCAMP is more than just engineering and making. This summer camp is designed holistically to help develop the students’ mind, body, and spirit. Caring and professional adults bring to life the curriculum that is designed to incorporate academics, perseverance, teamwork along with sports and outdoor recreational time. The students will be given the space to play, be creative, problem-solve until you succeed, make friendships, and most especially, develop skills and confidence. It is a space where they can breathe, relax, have fun, think critically, step out of their comfort zones, and be challenged while in an atmosphere where they are respected, heard, and listened to by caring adults who hope to inspire learning and personal growth for their students. Example Day: 8:30-Students arrive and hang out/settle in and write their goals for the day. 9:00- Fun STEAM video or presentation and quick discussion. 9:15a- Learn and/or use the 2D/3D modeling software to make their designs 10:15- Break/Free play (indoor) 10:30- Use the 3D digital manufacturing machines to create and prototype their products. 12p- Lunch and free play time. (Outdoor) 1p- Outdoor Game Time- instructor and TA-led Sports and Team Building games. 2:30- Wrap up and prepare for the next day. 2:40-3pm- Students get picked up by their parents in the parking lot.

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Oakland, CA 94606, USA