STEM Programs at Shadyside
Want to make a costume of your favorite character? Costume-making uses a lot more STEM than you might think, like measurement, symmetry, and spatial reasoning. Learn about a different skill every week—from sewing to 3D printing props—until it’s time to put them together to make a costume of your choice.
Are you ready to build robots? Do you like battle bots? Join our VEX Robotics team to see what you can do using robots to complete the challenge!
Got a brilliant idea for a new product? Or do you just want to tinker around to find out how things work? Want to learn about new tools like 3D printers, laser cutters, and sewing machines? Then join the Maker Club! Every Tuesday, learn a new maker skill—or work on making whatever you want! Who’s a maker? YOU are!
This course will dig into building our own AI and do some serious coding! Join us to create the future!
All Girls Makers Club
Learn how to use exciting techie tools like 3D printers, laser cutters, and e-textiles, and create a final project of your choice.
LEGO Robotics Club
Join Lego Robotics Club for a chance to take your Lego building skills to the next level! In this program, students will build and design a Lego Robot and use Lego Education’s “Spike” software to learn how to use block-based coding. Students will use their knowledge to program their robot to complete various competitive challenges. At the end of the program, students are invited to participate in a robotics competition: May Madness! Register your student today for 15 weeks of fun learning and help us build the next generation of engineers and roboticists!