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Little Engineer 2021

Little Engineer

“Kickstart your kids journey in STEM Education with Robotics and IoT while learning to innovate and develop ideas with the mindset of an engineer.” The “Little Engineer” program focuses on all four aspects of STEM and introduces the concept of the role of an engineer. The program focuses on developing the students’ innovative and critical thinking skills to tackle challenges they meet in their day-to-day lives and come up with their own solutions. Over a period of 8 weeks, the skills required to prosper their ideas are taught in the program via a series of workshops, hands-on sessions and projects. At the completion of the program, the students will develop an end-to-end solution that will take them through the journey of how they should design, develop and deploy a product.

Course Instructions
  • Span for 8 days (in a span of 8 weeks) with 2.5 hours per each session, covering a total of 20 hours.
  • Conducted as online workshops with hands-on sessions and projects via ZOOM platform.
  • Number of participants per group will be 25 school students.
  • Students from age 11 to 14 will be eligible for the program.
  • All the sessions will be conducted in Sinhala language.
  • Selection will be based on the answers given in the application form.
Coverage
Week 01
Week 01

Introduction to STEM and How to be a Little Engineer

Week 02
Week 02

Basic Programming

Week 03
Week 03

Introduction to Basic Tools

Week 04
Week 04

Creative Engineering with Hands-on Practicals

Week 05
Week 05

Introduction to Manufacturing and 3D printing

Week 06
Week 06

Develop Creative 3D Designs as a Little Engineer

Week 07
Week 07

Improve Best Practices and Follow Safety Procedures

Week 08
Week 08

Project Demonstration and Award Ceremony

Deliverables
  • Use Python language because coding encourages students to think creatively to find the right solutions.
  • Follow Robotics and IoT, emerging technology such that it can create information about the connected objects, analyze it, and make decisions.
  • Develop IoT applications that allow improving students’ attention, design skills and teamwork.
  • Use 3D designing to boost imagination and creativity.
  • Improve problem-solving skills because building programs and robots encourages curiosity and problem-solving.
  • Follow safety guidelines when developing robotics and IoT applications.
  • Improve qualities and skills of an Engineer such as teamwork, analytical ability.
Gitf Pack Components
Micro V 2.0 Bit kit<br>(Charger, Battery case, cable)

Micro V 2.0 Bit kit
(Charger, Battery case, cable)

Digital Multimeter

Digital Multimeter

SG90 Micro Servo motor

SG90 Micro Servo motor

Vernier caliper

Vernier caliper

Crocodile wires

Crocodile wires

Jumper wires

Jumper wires

AA Batteries

AA Batteries

3D printed Enclosure

3D printed Enclosure

CB Bag

CB Bag

Clarify all your doubts

Hand book for Little Engineer 2021