Aviation Day Camp
Aero Bot Inventor
Create Robots, Drones and Aircraft – NEW FOR 2018!
Entering Grades K-5
Full Day Only
January 2-3, 2020*
Explore the frontiers of aerospace creativity with Aero Bot Inventors!
Investigate the Engineering Design Process and discover how inventors create new ideas and make them fly. Take on a daily design challenge using wind tunnels, 3D printers, flight simulators and more to craft new solutions and put them to the test.
Discover the amazing world of modern robotics. Complete activities with simple machines, circuit electricity, hydraulics and sound to master the science behind robotic technology. Explore robotic function and coding with a variety of small programmable robots, then launch an adventure in robotic flight flying multirotor aircraft in the Museum’s Drone Plex flight center in an amazing adventure in the world of aerospace innovation.
Aero Engineer Camp Includes:
- Daily Design Challenges
- Wind Tunnel Hover
- Water Rockets
- High Performance Gliders
- Dot and Dash and Ozobot Robotics
- Drone Simulation and Real Drone Flight
- Paper Airplane Workshop Featuring World-Record Holder John Collins
- Introductory and Advanced Flight Simulation
- Computer Aided Design and 3D Printing
- Take-home RC quadcopters
- And Much More!
Elementary Topics (K-5)
Middle School Topics (5-8)
All camps are located at the Hiller Aviation Museum at the San Carlos Airport.