Toy Design

  • Objective of Class
    • Learn what an engineer does, how an engineer thinks and how to use the Engineering Design Process to develop something new.
  • Requirements worked on at Camp
    • Entering 3rd Grade (Bear or Brownie)
      • Make it Move - Will complete all requirements
      •  CLICK HERE for more information about this adventure.
    • Entering 4th or 5th Grade (Webelos or Junior)
      • Engineer - Will complete all requirements (will complete requirements 2-5 in Toy Design and requirement 1 in Robotics)
      • CLICK HERE for more information about this adventure.


ESTEAM

  • Objective of Class
    • Learn about the world around us using the scientific method and observation.  Youth will also learn how to protect the environment using Outdoor Ethics.
  • Requirements worked on at Camp
    • Entering 3rd Grade (Bear and Brownie)
      • Critter Care - Will complete requirement 2,3,5,7.  Youth will need to complete 1,4, and 6 with their family or den
      •  CLICK HERE for more information about this adventure.
    • Entering 4th and 5th Grade (Webelos or Junior)
      • Into the Wild - Will complete requirements 1,4, 5, 6, 7, 8 and 9.  Youth will start requirement 2  and 3 but will need to complete with their den or family after the camp. 
      • CLICK HERE for more information about this adventure.
      • Important note about this requirement :We are aiming to finish requirement 5 at camp but is it dependent on the weather.  Week one was not able to finish it.   Please be aware of this possible change. 

Digital Media

  • Objectives of Class
    • Learn to basics of photography, photo editing and photographic art design while using the creative design process.
  • Requirements worked on at Camp
    • Entering 3rd Grade (Bear and Brownie)
      • Roaring Laughter - Will complete requirements 1,2,4 and 5.  Youth will need to finish requirements 3 and 6 with den.
      • CLICK HERE for more information about this adventure.
    • Entering 4th and 5th Grade (Webelos or Junior)
      • Art Explosion - Will complete 2-4 requirements
      • CLICK HERE for more information about this adventure.
      •  Please consider using these locations to complete this requirement with your den or family to complete requirement 1.
        •   Blanton Museum
          • In Austin
          • http://blantonmuseum.org/visit/hours_and_admission/
          • Free on Thursdays!
        • Contemporary Austin
          • In Austin
          • Two locations to check out.
          • http://www.thecontemporaryaustin.org/
        • Emma S Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center
          • In Austin
          • http://www.austintexas.gov/esbmacc
          • Free to the public
        • Umlauf Sculture Garden and Museum
          • In Austin
          • umlaufscuplture.org
        • Mexic-Arte Museum
          • In Austin 
          • mexic-artemuseum.org
          • Free on Sundays!
        • San Antonio Museum of Art
          • In San Antonio
          • www.samuseum.org
          • Free on Sundays
        • Institute of Texan Cultures
          • http://www.texancultures.com/exhibits/


Robotics

  • Objectives of Class
    • Learn what an engineer does and how to think like engineers by building and programming Lego EV3 Robotic sets.  
    • Learn to collaborate by learning, designing and program the robotics to perform task in groups of two to three. 
  • Requirements worked on at Camp
    • Entering 3rd Grade (Bear or Brownie)
      • Robotics - Will complete requirements 1,2,4 and 5.   Youth will need to finish requirements 3 and 6 with their den.
      • CLICK HERE for more information about this adventure.
    • Entering 4th or 5th Grade (Webelos or Junior)
      • Working on Engineering in both Toy Design and Robotics
      •  Click here for more information about this adventure.


Please note, there are no out of camp work or homework outlined for these grade levels.

Lessons and Requirements for Entering 3rd and 4th/5th Grade Classes

TechLab STEAM Camp