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EV3 Lego Robotics
Design, construct and program interactive,
autonomous robots using EV3 LEGO®
motors, sensors, microprocessors, and
MindStorms® software.
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Coding | Game Design
Children will create their own
engaging and interactive video
games using Scratch, a software
developed by MIT Media Lab.
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LEGO® PRE-ROBOTICS
Share an hour with your preschooler constructing
and creating with LEGO®
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LEGO® WeDo Robotics
Students are introduced to robotics by building and
programming LEGO® projects, using sensors, motors
and LEGO®'s playful WeDo software.
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Our Mission

We ignite kids’ desire to explore, solve
problems and learn. We invent, build
and have fun with cool technologies.

WINTER PROGRAMS


ABOUT


Registration for Winter 2018 is now open!

Your child will learn engineering, coding, problem solving and creative thinking as they build robots, design video games, and develop stop motion animations. Robofun nurtures children’s innate passion and curiosity. Our classes allow children to become makers and designers. Our programs are geared towards beginner and returning students in grades Pre-K to 6th.


SCHEDULE


We offer after-school, daytime, weekend and vacation day classes for students enrolled in Pre-K to 6th grade.



REGISTRATION INFORMATION



  • Children should register based on their current grade for the school year 2017-2018.
  • Extended day hours are available for vacation day programs from 8:15-8:45 AM (for $15) & 4:00-5:00 PM (for $25). If interested, please call us at 212-245-0444 or email us at robofun@vemny.org at least 24 hours prior to the date you need extended care.
  • LEGO® projects cannot be taken home but we encourage pictures and videos to be taken during Parent Presentations.
  • Student Scratch games will be uploaded to the Scratch website so they can continue working on their projects at home or show their friends and family.
  • Student animations will be uploaded to VIMEO so they can continue view their animations at home or show their friends and family.


  • HOW TO REGISTER


    To register, please select the program you’re interested in below and the grade your child is currently enrolled in for the school year 2017-2018.

    Little Engineers

    Preschool age children are natural scientists, ready to explore and experiment. Our Little Engineers classes engage children’s curiosity and unique interests with a hands-on playful curriculum. Using specially designed LEGO® DUPLO® (big LEGO®) building activities, …

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    LEGO® Pre-Robotics

    Students in Kindergarten will enjoy experimenting with science while they learn to build playful motorized creations with LEGO®.*  Kids will be in awe to see their motorized creations come to life!  Kindergarten Kids is a …

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    CODING & GAME DESIGN

    In Scratch Jr, young children (ages 5-7), can program their own interactive stories and games. In the process, they learn to solve problems, design projects, and express themselves creatively on the computer.  To register for …

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    CODING & GAME DESIGN

    Students create and code their own engaging and interactive video games complete with characters, obstacles, settings, and controls using software developed by MIT Media Lab. Our clubs emphasize mathematics and literacy skills while fostering creativity …

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    LEGO® Robotics

    Students will build and program LEGO®* robots using sensors, motors, and LEGO®’s playful WeDo software. WeDo is LEGO®’s recent upgrade from its RCX technology. The software interface is completely new; it’s very playful and intuitive. …

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    LEGO® Robotics

    Students will build and program LEGO®* robots using sensors, motors, and LEGO® software, either WeDo or EV3 (see below).  We believe that third graders are at a transitional time in their ability to build and …

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    LEGO® Robotics

    Students will work together to design and construct their own interactive, autonomous robots using NXT or EV3 LEGO®* motors, sensors, and microprocessors.  

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    Coding | Game Design

    Students create and code their own engaging and interactive video games complete with characters, obstacles, settings, and controls using software developed by MIT Media Lab. Our clubs emphasize mathematics and literacy skills while fostering creativity …

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    Stop Motion Animation NYC

    Students write their scripts, create storyboards, and design characters in order to shoot their own stop motion animation videos New York. Students will explore animating multiple types of media including clay, paper, toys, and found …

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    Circuits & Making

    Students will become Inventors and Makers by designing, building and soldering dynamic and creative electronics projects, while learning about how power, energy, and electricity work. Students will take their project home at the end of …

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    *Please note that LEGO Robotics projects cannot be taken home, but the fun and excitement generated will always be with you!
    * RoboFun is not sponsored by or affliated with LEGO®