Homeschool Making

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Homeschool students will learn to use new tools and technologies with various projects focused on mechanics, electronics and digital fabrication- designing and testing at every stage. Homeschool Making & Engineering programs are designed to fulfill a number of art, design and engineering standards for homeschool families. 

MAKER YOUTH

Homeschool Making & Engineering I (Ages 8-11)

Make machines, electrical circuits, custom games and more as you learn how to combine art with engineering 
to explore and create amazing things during this series. Students will go through the entire design process from 
idea to sketch, to first draft and end result; focusing on iterative design and process over product. 
This class is designed to supplement your homeschool curriculum and let you explore art, making, 
science and engineering in a hands-on way. The spring 2024 series will feature all new projects.


Thursdays January 18 - April 4, 10am-12pm @ JoCo Arts & Heritage Center- REGISTER HERE

3D PRINTING YOUTH

Homeschool Making & Engineering II (Ages 12-17)

Focusing on design and digital fabrication, this 11 week series will teach students the basics of 2d and 3d design as well as introduce them to 3d printing and laser cutting. Other skills learned during this class will include wiring basic electrical circuits and using hand tools. This class is designed to supplement your homeschool curriculum and let you explore art, making, science and engineering in a hands-on way. Participants will need to bring their own laptop for the class; email [email protected] with questions. 

Thursdays January 18 - April 4, 1pm-3pm @ JoCo Arts & Heritage Center- REGISTER HERE

EGG DROP EXPERIMENT

Homeschool Making & Engineering Spring Project (Ages 8-15)

New! Experiment with materials to create a safe enclosure for your egg to drop, zoom and fly in during this special 
making and engineering series. Students will explore physics, fabrication and iterative design skills all while 
working to keep their egg safe. All supplies included.

Thursdays April 18 - May 2, 10am-11:30am @ JoCo Arts & Heritage Center- REGISTER HERE
Thursdays April 18 - May 2, 1pm-3pm @ JoCo Arts & Heritage Center- REGISTER HERE

ROBOT WITH HAMMER


Homeschool Making & Engineering Winter Project (Ages 8-15)

Check back this summer for this year's winter making and engineering project listing.

To inquire about Fine Arts & Makerspace programming, please email Fine Arts Coordinator, Ryan Bell.

All Fine Arts programs follow the Fine & Performing Arts Refund policy found HERE

Fine Arts program Inclement Weather policy can be found HERE

Did you know that JCPRD provides scholarships for programs? Find more info & apply HERE.