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Future Genius Ltd. is a New Zealand based and New Zealand owned company
Technology Camp
Tech focused courses throughout an entire week!
Technology Camp - single days booking option
Ages
6 - 12
Duration
1 day
Time(s)
09:00 am - 03:00 pm
09:00 am - 03:00 pm
09:00 am - 03:00 pm
09:00 am - 03:00 pm
09:00 am - 03:00 pm
09:00 am - 03:00 pm
09:00 am - 03:00 pm
09:00 am - 03:00 pm
09:00 am - 03:00 pm
09:00 am - 03:00 pm
Venue(s)
Dates
» Mon 2nd October
» Tue 3rd October
» Wed 4th October
» Thu 5th October
» Fri 6th October
» Mon 9th October
» Tue 10th October
» Wed 11th October
» Thu 12th October
» Fri 13th October
Starting from NZ$69.00 Select

Tech focused courses throughout an entire week!

Technology camp 

Come join our technology camp! We have fun exciting and educational courses for the kids every day. This camp will involve a specific course each day that will get the kids engaging and having a great time. Tech camp is for anyone who is crazy about technology or who has a keen interest. The week will include the following courses:

Week 1    - Monday 2nd  – Friday  6th Ocotber 2017

  • Lego NXT robotics
  • Aerodynamics and Flight
  • Animation
  • Web Design
  • Makey Makey

 

 Monday- NXT Robotics

A fun and hands-on introduction to applied programming, using Lego Mindstorm NXT robots. Build and program a Lego Mindstorm robot to drive around, respond to sensors, or battle other robots! Kids will work together to build a robot, then download programming into the Mindstorm ‘Brick’ to make it work, then modify or create original programming for the robots they have built.

Tuesday - Aerodynamics and Flight

Always wanted to fly? Then this is for you! Get ready to take flight in this engaging and interactive day! Kids learn the basic principles of flight and over 15 different ways to make paper aeroplanes! 
Create, design and build your own rockets! 
Compete to see if you can be a genuine high flyer!

Wednesday - Animation

We will explore the basics behind cartoon animation and work frame by frame to put together our own narrative and make animations ourselves. You will use one of our computers and don't forget to bring a USB along so you can take them home with you. 

Thursday - Web Design

We will learn the building blocks to website development and see how easy it is to get a simple website up and running in a short period of time. You will use one of our computers and don't forget to bring a USB along so you can take your files home with you.

Friday - Makey Makey

Want to make a piano out of bananas or turn a drawing into a working electrical circuit? It might sound impossible, but you can with Makey Makey! This engaging educational product harnesses conductivity to create switches and circuits out of virtually anything that can conduct a tiny electrical current- including people, graphite and fruit! Students will be introduced to circuits and electrical components, then use Makey Makey. This is a hands-on introduction to electricity and applied programming.

 

Note: NO devices need to be brought in 1st week. All materials etc are provided.

Times: 9am -3pm 

Days : Full week Monday - Friday 

Location: Auckland Secondary school ,272 Jervois Rd

Cost: $295 for 5 days of Tech Camp 

Single day options: $89 per day 

 

 

Week 2 – Monday 9th  – Friday 13th October 2017

 

  • Lego movies
  • Computing without computers
  • Digital Photography
  • Brain Box
  • Makey Makey

 

Monday -Lego movies *(device needed)

Students will learn how to create their own short stop-motion movies. Set the scene by building your movie set out of Lego (provided) and film your movie using a smartphone or tablet. Learn about lighting and camera angles, come up with your own story, and make your own short film!

Tuesday - Computing without computers!

We will teach Computer Science through games and puzzles! This will get kids engaged and having fun while learning!

Wednesday - Digital Photography *(device needed)

Get ready to take lots of great summer holiday photos! Using your own smartphone or tablet, learn how to take and edit digital photos using a range of photographic apps. Learn about photo composition, lighting and camera angles, apply filters and editing tools to modify your photos and turn your snaps into animated GIFs.

Thursday - Brain box 

Come experience the electronic world! With this course kids will be introduced the principles of electronics. learn how to make circuits and engage in a fun filled science tech class! 

Friday - Makey Makey

Want to make a piano out of bananas or turn a drawing into a working electrical circuit? It might sound impossible, but you can with Makey Makey! This engaging educational product harnesses conductivity to create switches and circuits out of virtually anything that can conduct a tiny electrical current- including people, graphite and fruit! Students will be introduced to circuits and electrical components, then use Makey Makey. This is a hands-on introduction to electricity and applied programming.

 

 

Times: 9am -3pm 

Days : Full week Monday - Friday 

Location: Auckland Secondary school ,272 Jervois Rd

Cost: $295 for 5 days of Tech Camp 

Single day options: $89 per day 

 

*(Device needed) Special Instructions: IMPORTANT: This is a Bring Your Own Device course. Students will need to bring their own tablet or smartphone (iOS or Android) with the following apps installed on their device to attend the tech camp as certain courses will need the below apps required:

Instagram, Boomerang for Instagram, Instagram Hyperlapse, Instagram Layout,  Lego movie maker( IOS and Android will have different versions of this but please select 1st option that comes up), and YouTube Capture. These apps are free, and are available via the Apple App store, or Google Play.

We do stress that you get these apps installed before course starts. If you are having any difficulty with apps or want any info please give us a call to ask. 

Students must also bring their charger for their device.

 

 

 

 

 

Special Instructions: Please bring a packed lunch and water for the day
Mon 2nd October
09:00 am - 03:00 pm
NZ$89.00
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Tue 3rd October
09:00 am - 03:00 pm
NZ$89.00
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Wed 4th October
09:00 am - 03:00 pm
NZ$89.00
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Thu 5th October
09:00 am - 03:00 pm
NZ$89.00
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Fri 6th October
09:00 am - 03:00 pm
NZ$89.00
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Mon 9th October
09:00 am - 03:00 pm
NZ$89.00
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Tue 10th October
09:00 am - 03:00 pm
NZ$89.00
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Wed 11th October
09:00 am - 03:00 pm
NZ$89.00
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Thu 12th October
09:00 am - 03:00 pm
NZ$89.00
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Fri 13th October
09:00 am - 03:00 pm
NZ$89.00
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Technology Camp Week 1
Ages
6 - 12
Duration
5 days
Time(s)
09:00 am - 03:00 pm
Venue(s)
Dates
» Mon 2nd October - Fri 6th October
Starting from NZ$295.00 Select

Fun, creative, educational tech courses throughout the entire week!

Technology camp 

Come join our technology camp! We have fun exciting and educational courses for the kids every day. This camp will involve a specific course each day that will get the kids engaging and having a great time. Tech camp is for anyone who is crazy about technology or who has a keen interest. The week will include the following courses:

 

 

Week 1    - Monday 2nd October - Friday 6th October 2017 

 

  • Lego NXT robotics
  • Aerodynamics and Flight
  • Animation
  • Web Design
  • Makey Makey

 

Monday- NXT Robotics

A fun and hands-on introduction to applied programming, using Lego Mindstorm NXT robots. Build and program a Lego Mindstorm robot to drive around, respond to sensors, or battle other robots! Kids will work together to build a robot, then download programming into the Mindstorm ‘Brick’ to make it work, then modify or create original programming for the robots they have built.

 

Tuesday -Aerodynamics and Flight

Always wanted to fly? Then this is for you! Get ready to take flight in this engaging and interactive day! Kids learn the basic principles of flight and over 15 different ways to make paper aeroplanes! 
Create, design and build your own rockets! 
Compete to see if you can be a genuine high flyer!

 

Wednesday - Animation

We will explore the basics behind cartoon animation and work frame by frame to put together our own narrative and make animations ourselves. You will use one of our computers and don't forget to bring a USB along so you can take them home with you. 

 

Thursday - Web Design

We will learn the building blocks to website development and see how easy it is to get a simple website up and running in a short period of time. You will use one of our computers and don't forget to bring a USB along so you can take your files home with you.

 

FridayMakey Makey

Want to make a piano out of bananas or turn a drawing into a working electrical circuit? It might sound impossible, but you can with Makey Makey! This engaging educational product harnesses conductivity to create switches and circuits out of virtually anything that can conduct a tiny electrical current- including people, graphite and fruit! Students will be introduced to circuits and electrical components, then use Makey Makey. This is a hands-on introduction to electricity and applied programming.

 

Note: NO devices need to be brought in 1st week. All materials etc are provided.

 

 

 

Times: 9am -3pm 

Days : Full week Monday - Friday 

Location: Auckland Secondary school ,272 Jervois Rd

Cost: $295 for 5 days of Tech Camp 

Single day options: $89 per day 

 

 

 

Please note: drop off is at Auckland secondary school by 9am. 

Camps starts at 9am and goes till 3pm for the price stated above. We have an extra 8am-5pm drop off and pickup time of $10 extra per day. ( if choosing this option please call and book rather than book online) 

 

Special Instructions: Please bring a packed lunch and water for the day
Mon 2nd October - Fri 6th October
09:00 am - 03:00 pm
NZ$295.00
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Technology Camp Week 2
Ages
6 - 12
Duration
5 days
Time(s)
09:00 am - 03:00 pm
Venue(s)
Dates
» Mon 9th October - Fri 13th October
Starting from NZ$295.00 Select

Fun, creative, educational tech courses throughout the entire week!

Technology camp 

Come join our technology camp! We have fun exciting and educational courses for the kids every day. This camp will involve a specific course each day that will get the kids engaging and having a great time. Tech camp is for anyone who is crazy about technology or who has a keen interest. The week will include the following courses:

 

Week 2 – Monday 9th October - Friday 13th October 2017 

 

  • Lego movies
  • Computing without computers
  • Digital Photography
  • Brain Box
  • Makey Makey

 

 

Monday- Lego movies *(device needed)

Students will learn how to create their own short stop-motion movies. Set the scene by building your movie set out of Lego (provided) and film your movie using a smartphone or tablet. Learn about lighting and camera angles, come up with your own story, and make your own short film!

 

Tuesday -Computing without computers!

We will teach Computer Science through games and puzzles! This will get kids engaged and having fun while learning!

 

Wednesday -Digital Photography *(device needed)

Get ready to take lots of great summer holiday photos! Using your own smartphone or tablet, learn how to take and edit digital photos using a range of photographic apps. Learn about photo composition, lighting and camera angles, apply filters and editing tools to modify your photos and turn your snaps into animated GIFs.

 

Thursday - Brain box 

Come experience the electronic world! With this course kids will be introduced the principles of electronics. learn how to make circuits and engage in a fun filled science tech class! 

 

Friday - Makey Makey

Want to make a piano out of bananas or turn a drawing into a working electrical circuit? It might sound impossible, but you can with Makey Makey! This engaging educational product harnesses conductivity to create switches and circuits out of virtually anything that can conduct a tiny electrical current- including people, graphite and fruit! Students will be introduced to circuits and electrical components, then use Makey Makey. This is a hands-on introduction to electricity and applied programming.

 

 

 

Times: 9am -3pm 

Days : Full week Monday - Friday 

Location: Auckland Secondary school ,272 Jervois Rd

Cost: $295 for 5 days of Tech Camp 

Single day options: $89 per day 

 

*(Device needed) Special Instructions: IMPORTANT: This is a Bring Your Own Device course. Students will need to bring their own tablet or smartphone (iOS or Android) with the following apps installed on their device to attend the tech camp as certain courses will need the below apps required:

Instagram, Boomerang for Instagram, Instagram Hyperlapse, Instagram Layout,  Lego movie maker( IOS and Android will have different versions of this but please select 1st option that comes up), and YouTube Capture. These apps are free, and are available via the Apple App store, or Google Play.

We do stress that you get these apps installed before course starts. If you are having any difficulty with apps or want any info please give us a call to ask. 

Students must also bring their charger for their device.

 

 

 

 

Please note: drop off is at Auckland secondary school by 9am. 

Camps starts at 9am and goes till 3pm for the price stated above. We have an extra 8am-5pm drop off and pickup time of $10 extra per day. ( if choosing this option please call and book rather than book online) 

 

Special Instructions: Please bring a packed lunch and water for the day.
Mon 9th October - Fri 13th October
09:00 am - 03:00 pm
NZ$295.00
20
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