Robotics Engineering: Programming Mindstorms (middle and high school)

 Class: Robotics Engineering: Programming Mindstorms (middle and high school) Grades 6+ Description: Explore what makes a robot tick in this introduction to programming robots. Students use the LEGO Mindstorms NXT and NXT-G Programming Environment to get robots sensing, thinking, and moving about. This workshop includes an introduction to artificial intelligence research at MIT and a guided tour of the Robots and Beyond gallery. We need a minimum of 13 students and can have a maximum of  25. Students who take ... Read More

deCordova Museum & Sculpture Park Gallery Tour

 Class: deCordova Museum & Sculpture Park Gallery Tour Description: I have booked a 45 minute guided museum tour for up to up to 65 people (40 students & 25 chaperons)  This also includes a self guided time to wander the sculpture park after the tour, they have Audio & Maps available for this purpose. Date/Time/Location: This tour is scheduled for Friday November 14, 2014  at 11:00 am, at the deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum 51 Sandy Pond Rd, Lincoln, Massachusetts 01773 Sign Up: Click the ... Read More

Museum of Science

 Class: Museum of Science Description: I have set up a group visit for up to 85 people to the Museum of Science. Including the Maya exhibit and the Butterfly garden. They require a headcount by Monday November 3. Date/Time/Location: This tour is scheduled for Monday, November , 2014  from 9:30 – 5:00, at the Museum of Science, Boston 1 Science Park, Boston, Massachusetts 02114 Sign Up: Click the ‘Sign Up Now’ button below to reserve your spot on this trip Price: $10.61 per student. $5.46 per chaperon. ... Read More

Rhode Island Resource Recovery Corporation Walking Tour

 Class: Rhode Island Resource Recovery Corporation Walking Tour Description: I have set up a walking tour of the Materials Recycling Facility at the Rhode Island Resource Recovery Corporation. The cost of the Tour is $10 per family with paypal fees the total cost of: $10.61 Date/Time/Location: This tour is scheduled for Monday, October 27, 2014  from 11:30 – 1:00, at the Rhode Island Resource Recovery Corporation 65 Shun Pike, Johnston, Rhode Island 02919 Sign Up: Click the ‘Sign Up Now’ button below to ... Read More

Crime Scene Investigation: MIT

Class: Crime Scene Investigation: MIT - Grades 5+. This hands-on outreach class at the MIT Edgerton Center, is limited to a Maximum of 16 students. Description: This activity is designed for grades 5 and up. Independent reading is required. Due to the nature of the explorations, we must limit the group size to 16 children or less. In this activity, students are introduced to forensics. Crime Scene Investigation: MIT presents the students with an unsolved case and a set of evidence. Students work in groups ... Read More