05 Jun

STEAM Engine @ Metro Centrepoint


We’re proud to launch STEAM Engine by Duck Learning, a STEAM learning lab located at Metro Centrepoint to inspire children in their exploration of science, technology, engineering, art, and Math (STEAM) through hands-on learning.

Bring your child to take part in any of our engaging hands-on workshops or check out our exploration area for a playful learning experience.

Our STEAM workshops are based on a specially designed curriculum, packed with fun and excitement!

Venue: STEAM Engine by Duck Learning, Metro Centrepoint, Level 5

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Workshops


Fun & Learn with Soft Bricks 

Price: $15 per child + 1 parent per session
Age: 2 to 4 years old
Duration
: 1 hr

Children will have fun in this workshop with award-winning LEGO soft bricks. This set is packed with standard and curved LEGO Soft elements that make it easy for children to develop physical skills and spatial awareness as they build life-sized figures, walls, towers and obstacle courses. Observe as children creatively set the scene and retell stories using these unique bricks. This workshop is accompanied by parents so that the parents can learn and create bonding moments together.

August Workshops

Workshop 1 – Structures 1 – Tallest & Strongest

In this workshop, children will be exposed to what makes a building stronger and how can it be made tallest. Based on the examples they will be allowed to create a tower which is both strong and tall by implementing the techniques of robust structures. This is a parent accompanied session.

Workshop 2 – Copycat

In this workshop, children will get to know about various castles around the world. Getting inspiration from their knowledge they will transfer it by building a castle using their imagination with soft brick. This is a parent accompanied session.

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Junior StoryMakers 
Price: $15 per child per session
Age: 4 to 5.5 years old
Duration: 1 hr

This workshop promotes creativity, imaginative storytelling, early literacy skills and language development. Children will naturally collaborate and develop speaking and listening skills as they build their stories and role play. Anyone can tell a story!

August Workshops:

Workshop 1 – My Pet

Learn about the pets needs and be able to express thoughts and ideas about having a pet of their way. Construct the ideas using the Storytales set.

Workshop 2 – A very secret map

Listen to a story about Digger Dan and his adventure and finding. Express and develop ideas through discussion and construct the conclusion of the story.

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FUNtastic Gears 

Fees: $15 per child per session
Age: 4 to 5.5 years old
Duration: 1 hr

Children love to explore the world around them and they are constantly curious about how things work. In this workshop, the children will be able to explore basic mechanical principles such as gears, levers, pulleys, wheels and axles.

August Workshops:

Workshop 1 – Crossing A Crocodiles Infested River

Construct a stable structure which can support a heavy load and also overcome the dangers of the crocodiles infested river.

Workshop 2 – Hot Day

Build a solution relating to a hot sunny day. Apply knowledge and skills related to wind force, rotation and construct a fan that can create a nice cool breeze

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STEAM Carnival

Fees: $15 per child per session
Age: 4 to 6 years old
Duration: 1 hr

STEAM Park builds on every child’s natural curiosity and desire to create, explore, and investigate the world of early science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM) through creative play. The possibilities are endless, as you work with them to construct a STEAM Park full of dynamic moving rides, fun games, and scenes using the special selection of LEGO® DUPLO® bricks. With every trip to STEAM Park, children grow their understanding of gears, motion, measurement, and solving problems together in a fun and engaging way.

August Workshops:

Workshop 1 – Make a fun Cannon Game

Create a fun cannon game to Mr. Parker’s booth using the functional elements from the STEAM Park set. In this workshop, children will approach tasks, activities, and play in ways that show creative problem-solving. Use multiple means of communication to creatively express thoughts, feelings and ideas.

Workshop 2 – Help Mr. Bear

Create a model to help Mr. Bear get up the stairs. How will you make it fun and safe using the LEGO elements from STEAM Park set? In this workshop, children will approach tasks, activities, and play in ways that show creative problem-solving.


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Junior Robo Science

Fees: $20 per child per session
Age: 6 to 9 years old
Duration: 1.5 hr

Gain a deeper insight into science and computing in this workshop. This hands-on tool encourages students to get involved in science exploration by asking questions, analysing data and communicating their findings and covers real science practices such as gathering evidence, carrying out investigations and designing prototypes. Students will learn about science concepts as they build LEGO models using working motors and sensors, and program their models.

August Workshops:

Workshop 1 Rescue Mission

Create and program a device to relocate people and animals in a safe, easy to use, and respectful way or efficiently drop materials into an area. Explore different weather- related hazards that can influence the survival of a population in your region.

Workshop 2 – Moonbase adventure
Create and program a robot that can move on the surface of the moon. Explore why we would set up a base on the moon and how we could do it.

Workshop 3 – Floodgate
Build a floodgate that can control the level of water in a river. Explore various ways that precipitation can change over seasons and how water can cause damage if it is not controlled.

 

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Aspiring Engineers
Fees: $15 per child per session
Age: 6 to 9 years old
Duration: 1 hr

This is an excellent workshop for introducing children to key simple machines concepts while building teamwork and communication skills. They will discover basic physical science concepts such as gears, pulleys, levers and wheels and axles through observation, reasoning, prediction, and critical thinking.

August  workshops:

Workshop 1 – Make a repeated pattern

Construct a machine that can draw fantastic patterns and explore the world of symmetry and math using the Simple machines.

Workshop 2 – Make a wearable

Create a wearable that solves a challenge in your daily activities.

 

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FUNdamental Forces

Fees: $20 per session per child
Age: 9 to 15 years old
Duration: 1.5 hr

Build and explore real-life mechanisms to deepen a child’s understanding of how forces affect motion and explore concepts of energy. These workshops enable the child to make accurate observations, measurement, and record and to design their own solutions to the challenge given to them.

 

August Workshops:

Workshop 1 – Tower Crane

Explore the scientific concepts of forces and structures, pulleys, controlling machines and mechanical advantage

Workshop 2 – Make a cable car

Explore the functionality of cable cars, then build one of your own.

Workshop 3- Flywheeler

Explore the scientific concepts of gearing up, measuring distance, forces, moving energy, friction and air.


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Important information

  • Please note that we have a maximum capacity of 18 pax per session.
  • Workshops are non-parents-accompanied (except for Fun & Learn with Soft bricks) hence please do ensure someone will be there to fetch your child when the session ends.
  • Duck Learning reserves the right to reschedule your slots if the class is oversubscribed.

To learn more Reach us at [email protected] or call +6597110750

 

 

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