Get ready for the future and explore the awesome world of STEAM skills.
North Cottesloe Primary - After School Club (Senior Maker)
Kick-start a passion with Fire Tech’s Senior Maker STEAM Club, featuring creative mini-projects, design challenges and technology tips perfect for igniting kids’ curiosity about the world of digital technology.
Students will discover how to make music soundtracks, put together digital storybooks and take great photos – all the while leveling up computer skills, problem-solving and innovative thinking. No A+ artistry required – just bring along a curiosity for trying new things and having fun!
North Cottesloe Primary School – Senior Maker Term 3 2019:
Ages:Years 5 – 6 Time: 3.30 PM – 4.30 PM Duration: Thursdays for 8 Weeks Start Date: 1st August (2nd week of school, Term 3) Prerequisite: only open to North Cottesloe Primary School students
Gear: All equipment provided. BYO after-school snacks and hat.
What students will learn
This club covers content including:
Week 1-2 – Mobile App Design (Appshed)
Week 3-4 – Video Game Design (Construct)
Week 5-6 – Digital Music (Soundcamp)
Weeks 7-8 – Video Making (Powtoon)
Firetech STEAM Clubs
This club is run as part of Firetech’s after-school STEAM series, where students have the opportunity to be inspired in an environment full of exciting hands-on projects, expert tutors and like-minded students.
Classes are designed to ignite and fuel a passion for learning and explore a variety of creative and technical skills in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Maths (STEAM).
What will students take home
A copy of any cheat sheets or references
A fantastic creative-tech experience
A Firetech Certificate
Firetech Courses Include
8:1 Student-Teacher Ratio
New Skills and Knowledge Practice
A Supportive Community
Who is this course suitable for?
No prior experience is required but there are some prerequisites for attending this course:
Must be between age 10 and 12 at start of course
Basic IT skills
Bring your own lunch
* Outdoor activities dependent on location and weather. ** some software only available as trial. We arrange a discounted rate with the publishers for our campers when possible.