DCDC Partners with Drobots for a wonderful fun and educational experience.
Offered 3 weeks, register for 1, 2, or all 3 weeks.July 10-July 14: Coding Drones and Obstacle Racing
We check all of the boxes of STEM drone education during this action-packed program. Teams transition from the simulator to the remote control and enjoy a multitude of thrilling challenges on and off the ground! Get ready for a week of friendly competition as you and your team take to the sky and attempt to win the badge of the Ultimate Drone Games champion. Participants will experience the thrill of today’s latest drone technology including drones equipped with mini nerf cannons and mini grabbers. It’s all about the grand finale as teams conquer challenges and earn points for the end-of-week event: Ultimate Drobot Games. Drone safety and the social responsibilities of flying drones are included in this program.
July 17-July 21: Drone Exploration, Fly, Create, and Innovate
Did You Know: Drones deliver medical supplies to persons in need? Drones deliver burritos to college students and pizza to families? Drones are deployed and drop lifebuoys to swimmers during a rescue? The landscape is wide open and there is no better time then now to allow your imagination to run wild. This program will open the creative minds of participants as they learn all about some of the most fascinating drone solutions to date. Teams will first learn about some of the incredible problems drone technology has solved; and then have the opportunity to interact with inventors currently in the drone industry via video conference. Upon building a base of knowledge, experience and confidence, participants will then fly and code drones as they work together in teams to create their own business, environmental, or safety drone solution. Instructors will challenge teams to focus on the social and ethical responsibilities that accompany the powerful and evolving drone technological advances.
July 24-July28: Real Life Application in the Industry-Rescue Missions
Drone search and rescue is a necessity for first responders around the world, adding a new layer of solutions to save lives across the globe. Now you too can take part in and learn from simulated missions during this action-packed and creative program. Participants will learn to use drones and rely on their rescue team to utilize unique vantage points and combine a multitude of images and mapping over specific areas on campus to locate victims and safely rescue them to safety. Teams will also learn invaluable lessons on how to quickly and accurately acquire aerial data that, in return, will enable them to make informed and targeted suggestions for real-world positive applications. Drone safety and the social responsibilities of flying drones are included in this program.
-Each participant receives their own Drobots Flight Book™.
-No drone flying experience necessary.
-Participants are organized into age-appropriate groups.
-Where Technology Meets Fresh Air™.
DCDC Partners with Youth Digital3D Game Design
offered only one week:
August 7-11Kids Create a 3D Video Game!
Kids learn key game design skills and principles to create their own 3D
video game, empowering young gamers to shift from game players to game creators.