Will include the following …
Using measuring tools … students will learn to read the increments on these tools, fractions 1/2, 1/4, 1/8 and students will learn to convert these fractions to decimal equivalents.
Technical Sketching 101
Using drafting tools to draw a sketch of your idea/project to use as a guide in the Pattern Making process.
Pattern Making 101
Using CAD software, hand drawings, and experimentation to produce usable models that will be prototyped as viable products.
Using 3D Printers, hand forming, and molding procedures to produce tangible products that will hold up to testing.
Using CNC Routers, hand woodworking, and assembly line technology to produce items that have endured testing and are deemed viable, marketable, and salable products.
Students will gain a basic understanding of “Mini-Circuits” (Arduino, Raspberry Pi, Intel Edison and LittleBits) as well as soldering and coding them. We will also focus on why these are important in today’s world and introduce the IoT (Internet of Things).
Comic Book Tech
There are a variety of projects underway, including: