Brainiacs Weekend STEM Genius Hour
February 10 @ 11:00 am - March 31 @ 2:00 pm
In our quest to equip young learners with the necessary creativity, innovation and problem solving skills to stay ahead of their peers, Brainiacs STEM & Robotics is setting up a Weekend STEM Genius Hour Education hub to train learners in Lekki, Victoria Island, Surulere, Gbagada and Ikoyi environs, Robotics, Coding, Web-designs, Games and 3D Designs and Animation.
The session will run every Saturday at No. 78A, ISALE EKO STREET, DOLPHIN ESTATE, IKOYI, LAGOS which will focus on the following keys areas:
- Coding/Programming with Python Turtle and Python
- Circuit Design with Raspberry Pi and Arduino boards
- Game Design with Greenfoot and Kodu, and
- Robotics with Vex Robotics
- 3D Design and Printing
Learners in the Beginner’s (5-10years) and Intermediate (11-16years) groups will have the opportunity to work with well-trained Brainiacs instructors to expand their skills in multiple dimensions.
Over the course of the 8 sessions, learners will gain:
- Leadership skills through STEM design challenges
- Communication techniques that allow them to share science concepts with their peers
- Scientific collaboration and basic engineering skills
- Analytical reasoning
- Teamwork and problem solving experience
Participants will be issued certificates at the end of the program. They will also be given all relevant software used during the session, electronic copy of hand outs and 10hours of mock projects for practice at home. All participants and their schools will have access to www.letslearn.ng when it is launched. Participants can play educational games, download activities and puzzles to help improve their understanding of STEM.
Our delivery method is centered on dynamic classroom approach where students actively explore real world problems and challenges in areas of STEM. We also ensure learners have fun and enjoy learning through play.
This event is not free but you can pre-register here on eventbrite to show your interest. To know more about this event, visit http://brainiacs.com.ng. Early bird tickets are available. You can also get 10% discount if you register 2 or more students.
*Session holds only on Saturdays