What is it all about?
This group program opens new opportunities for kids to participate in a groundbreaking robotic experience. This program provides an opportunity to develop and refine decision-making and socialization skills, all while making friends. Participants will work hands on with robotic LEGO in interactive building activities.
Who is it for?
It is intended for youth with a disability, ages six to 14, who are interested in science, technology, engineering and/or math (STEM). Participants must be able to safely and successfully participate in a structured two-hour large group program. Participants must have an accessible computer and/or a speech-generating device. No experience required.
Participants must be able to safely and successfully participate in a structured 2-hour large group program.
Participants must be interested in participating in the selected robotics program as well as be motivated to work towards a selected goal actively throughout the session.
Children must be the appropriate age to participate in the program or be turning that age during the program (Science Club 6-14 years old, Junior 6-10 years old, Intermediate 10-14 years old). Open only for children ranging from age 6-14.
All participants must present a formal diagnosis of their condition and/or disability prior to the program start date.
A family may be required to provide their own 1:1 support before their spot is confirmed.
Participants must have identified a way of accessing a computer and/or speech generating device prior to the program start date. This may require an appointment with our Assistive Technology Specialist.
If you have any questions regarding any elements of the program eligibility, please contact Lindsey White (TRS): firstname.lastname@example.org
Program cancellations must be received at least one week before the program start date to receive a refund. For cancellations received less than one week prior to the start date, the full cost will be charged.