february, 2018

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28feb3:00 pm6:00 pmTech Creations: iDisasters (Session 1 - Wednesdays)

Tech Creations Workshop with Tinker Tank


Event Details

Earthquakes, fires and floods, oh my! Each year, natural disasters affect a multitude of homes and businesses. Explore what can be done to autonomously protect buildings and land from these disasters in two five-week sessions using an all-in-one board, the Circuit Playground Express, with coding through Microsoft MakeCode. In each session, you will employ your skills with engineering, programming and creativity to come up with your own solution for potential disasters. At the end of each session, take your board and creations to continue problem solving from home!

Session 1: Design and build an emergency response simulator that will automatically deploy safeguards around your building.

  • Wednesdays, February 28 – March 28  |  3-6 p.m.
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Cost per session: $300, or $275 for Members

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(Wednesday) 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm


Pacific Science Center

200 Second Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98109