After-School

Weekday programs for you to experiment, create and experience something new!

KID Museum’s after-school programs are multi-week sessions offered Wednesdays and Thursdays, and led by our professional Maker Educators. Participants will get hands-on experiences that spark their creativity, while gaining skills in coding, robotics, woodworking, animation and more.

Spring 2018: April 4 – June 7

Grade Levels
K – 1st, 2nd – 4th, 5th – 7th

Price: 
$330 members; $370 nonmembers

Session Length
10 weeks

Time
4:30 – 5:30pm  KinderMakers
4:30 – 6:00pm  All other programs

Wednesdays, April 4th - June 6th

KinderMakers

K – 1st grade

In this maker sampler class, we’ll begin to build a variety of maker skills through our popular Maker Jr. program. It’s finally YOUR turn in the woodshop, textiles studio, fab lab, and electronics studio! 4:30 – 5:30 (1 hour)

Maker Educator:  Amanda
Class Size: 8

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KIDs Code Club

2nd – 4th grade

Learn the basics of computer programming by creating your own interactive projects, games, and robotic structures. We’ll use Scratch and other fun, developmentally-appropriate programming tools. This class is perfect for beginner and intermediate programmers.

Maker Educator: Liza
Class Size: 8

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Digital Woodworking | FULL

5th – 7th grade

Woodworking catapults into the 21st century. In this class, we’ll explore the wide range of applications that CNC routers, laser cutters, and digital modeling have brought to the modern woodshop. From design to fabrication and on to assembly, we will use these powerful tools to create an array of projects.

Please call 301-897-5437 or email info@kid-musem.org to be added to our waitlist.

Maker Educator:  Ram
Class Size: 6

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Thursdays, April 5th - June 7th

Animation Lab | FULL

2nd – 4th grade

Explore how animation works through a series of maker projects. From traditional animation devices like zoetropes and flip books to more technology-based stop-motion techniques, young makers will design and build the tools and objects needed to create their own animations.

Please call 301-897-5437 or email info@kid-musem.org to be added to our waitlist.

Maker Educators:  Desiree
Class Size: 6

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Video Game Design | FULL

5th – 7th grade

Take your Scratch coding skills to the next level and build a fully playable video game. We’ll work through video game design like professionals do–from designing innovative play styles to creating personalized controllers. Kids will build on their understanding of how coding is applied in the real world through video games.

Please call 301-897-5437 or email info@kid-musem.org to be added to our waitlist.

Maker Educator:  Elvin
Class Size: 6

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