Whitman-Hanson 3D Printer Camp

3 Summer Sessions for 2017

Purpose of the Camp:

Provide 10-15 year old students with the opportunity to discover and learn hands on product design and 3D printing while having fun in a summer camp hosted at Whitman-Hanson Regional High School. To See 2016 3D Printer Camp Recap Video: http://tinyurl.com/WH-3Dcamp


Course Details:

  • Age: 10 – 15 for both boys and girls
  • Skill Level: Beginner
  • No design or 3D printing experience required

What You’ll Learn:

  • How to operate a 3D printers
  • How 3D printing is changing our future
  • Creating 3D models using CAD (computer-aided design)

  • How to use Sketch-up Design Software

  • Basics of the engineering and design process

What You’ll Create: 3d-printed prototypes; at the end of camp participants will be able to take home their 3D printed models


3 Sessions

  1. Mon, June 26-Thurs, June 29 (9 am- 3 pm)
  2. Mon, July 10-Thurs, July 13 (9 am- 3 pm)
  3. Mon, July 31-Thurs, Aug 3 (9am-3 pm)

Costs:

$250 per student for camp session (includes all lab fees and camp T-shirt): Checks and Cash will be accepted and Credit Cards

For more information email Julie Giglia at julie.giglia@whrsd.org or call after 1:45 pm on weekdays at 781-618-7120.

Instructor:

Julie Giglia, a Business/Technology teacher at Whitman-Hanson Regional High School has been teaching Computer-Aided Design Class for five years and wrote 2 grants to bring two Flashforge Dreamer printers to the high school. 2016 Massachusetts Business/Teacher of the Year.

Additionally, there will be a high school student assisting during the camp.