Build, program, 3D-model, and take home your very own automatic obstacle-avoiding, object-tracking smartcar!

Monday-Friday • 2020 information coming soon!

7-13 years old • 3:1 student-teacher ratio • Limited spots available

Nurture Kids Warm Springs • 46517 Mission Blvd, Fremont, CA 94539

Genius Kids Warm Springs • 46132 Warm Springs Blvd, Fremont, CA 94539

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Camp Curriculum

  • C Programming
  • Circuit Design
  • Arduino Microcontroller Programming
  • Programming Logic and Control Flow
  • Circuitry and Energy Distribution/Calculation
  • External Sensor Integration with Arduino
  • Reading and Drawing Schematic Diagrams
  • Mechanical and Structural Design
  • 3D Design with Autodesk and Tinkercad Software

Equipment Used



Robot Chassis

  • 2 x Gear Motor (1:48 torque gear ratio)
  • 2 x High-quality Car Wheel
  • 1 x Smart Car Chassis
  • 2 x Pan-Tilt Boards
  • 4 x Motor Fixing Bracket
  • 2 x 14500 Lithium-Ion Batteries
  • 1 x Hardware Set (screws, etc.)
  • 1 x SG90 Servo
  • 1 x Universal Wheel

Microcontroller/Sensor Equipment

  • 1 x Arduino Uno R3
  • 3 x 15 Pixel LED Board
  • 1 x Ultrasonic Sensor (HC-SR04 Ultrasonic Sensor)
  • 1 x Flame Sensor
  • 2 x Photoresistor & Thermistor
  • 3 x Potentiometer
  • 1 x LCD1602
  • 1 x Mini Remote Control

Circuit Equipment

  • 2 x Active Buzzer
  • 20 x Resistors
  • 4 x Buttons
  • 2 x Mini Breadboards
  • 1 x Battery Box
  • 1 x Charger
  • 1 x Mini Component Box
  • 1 x 830-Hole Large Breadboard
  • 2 X AA Batteries

Meet the (2019) Instructors

This camp is taught by VEX Robotics Team captains of the nationally appraised Irvington Robotics Academy. These leaders are skilled in numerous aspects of robotics through the creation of internationally recognized robotics projects, coaching and mentoring younger students through all steps of the robotics design process, and spending countless hours themselves building, modeling, programming, and competing at tournaments with teams from around the world.



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