National STEAM Day Party 2016

National STEAM Day Party 2016

WHEN: November 8, 2016 WHERE: Sarah Heinz House Number of People: 30 Description: SHARP hosted a party for members of Sarah Heinz House. We built balloon powered cars with LEGOs, balloons and other craft supplies. We decorated “What I Like About STEAM” posters and...
SHH Club 2016

SHH Club 2016

WHEN: October 31, 2016-November 5, 2016 WHERE: Sarah Heinz House Number of People: 210 Description: Each day, we met with a different age and gender. The high schoolers had an engineering olympics. The 7th &8th graders made rockets. The 5th and 6th graders made...
Pumpkin Chunkin 2016

Pumpkin Chunkin 2016

WHEN: October 22, 2016 WHERE: Hartwood Acres Number of People: 150 Description: SHARP ran this event. We shot pumpkins across a field using a large trebuchet. We also had mini catapults for kids to use and made take home catapults out of popsicle...
Thermo Fisher Kick Off Event 2016

Thermo Fisher Kick Off Event 2016

WHEN: October 20, 2016 WHERE: Sarah Heinz House Number of People: 150 Description: SHARP partnered with ThermoFisher Scientific for an evening of STEM activities for the members of Sarah Heinz House. We made slime, built towers and made cotton candy. Participants were...
Maker Faire 2016

Maker Faire 2016

WHEN: October 15-16, 2016 WHERE: Children’s Museum Number of People: 5,000 Description: SHARP, with a group of other Pittsburgh teams, had a booth about FRC as well as a demo area, where people could drive the robots. At the booth, we made buttons and box robots with...