Robot Garage Homeschool Studio

Robot Garage Homeschool Studio

The Robot Garage in Birmingham is offering a new class for home educated children on Wednesdays, beginning this week. The details are as follows:

Grades K-3, 4-5, 6-12 / $168 per 6 week session, first session 9/12/12-10/24/ 12.

This workshop offers weekly robotic and building workshops to students of all ages from the home-school communities. Students will work on age-appropriate projects divided into 3 grade levels. Younger students will explore LEGO Education WeDo robotics, older students will work with MIndstorms NXT 2.0 robotics, and 4th & 5th graders will work with a combination of the two. Topics such as simple machines, gear ratios, and robotic programming will be covered in a fun hands-on environment. LEGO building will be integrated into studios to explore building, architecture, and design. Families are welcome to bring lunch and use The Robot Garage facilities until 12:30 once class ends.

Please see their website for additional information and enrollment:

Lindsey Clair

Lindsey Clair is a homeschooling mother of three daughters. She is married to her best friend Ron where he is currently a Solutions Engagement Supervisor for the State of Michigan at UPS. Lindsey possesses a degree in Child Development and just completed her BS degree in business marketing with a social media concentration. She is currently a professional blogger and freelance writer for multiple sites and enjoys working from home while homeschooling her children. Lindsey is also a musician. She currently plays the piano and flute and sings. She was formerly the children's director at her parent's church as well as on the praise and worship team. Lindsey's hobbies include reading, shopping, blogging, and hanging out with family and friends.