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Maker Studio: Electronics Maker (Level II)

February 16 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Take your circuit skills up a notch as you test out new inputs, experiment with conductive dough, and explore electrical resistance. Learn how to use a potentiometer as an LED dimmer, and build a parallel circuit that you can take home. Complete this certification workshop to become an official “Electronics Maker”! Must have an Electronics Tinkerer certification to participate in Electronics Maker.

Skills Gained: Stripping and splicing wire, using resistors to control voltage in a circuit, and wiring a potentiometer

Tools/Materials Used: Potentiometers, conductive dough, resistors, wire and wire strippers, heat shrink, heat guns, and LEDs

Age: 3rd grade+

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Date:
February 16
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Event Categories:
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Venue

KID Museum
6400 Democracy Blvd
Bethesda, MD 20817 United States
Phone:
301-897-5437

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Member Price
$20
Nonmember Price
$22 (+$12 museum admission)
Grades
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th