Outreach

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National STEAM Day Party 2016

National STEAM Day Party 2016

By on Nov 8, 2016 in Blog, Outreach | 0 comments

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 built creations using gear building blocks. We also decorated a gingerbread robot for the PPG...

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SHH Club 2016

SHH Club 2016

By on Nov 5, 2016 in Blog, Outreach | 0 comments

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 pom-pom launchers, and the 3rd and 4th graders made binary code necklaces. We all had a super fun week...

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Pumpkin Chunkin 2016

Pumpkin Chunkin 2016

By on Oct 22, 2016 in Blog, Outreach | 0 comments

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...

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Thermo Fisher Kick Off Event 2016

Thermo Fisher Kick Off Event 2016

By on Oct 20, 2016 in Outreach | 0 comments

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 given a “Trying Science” t-shirt and a bag of treats, like stickers, pencils and a water...

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Maker Faire 2016

Maker Faire 2016

By on Oct 16, 2016 in Outreach | 0 comments

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 everyone who walked by, while we explained the FIRST...

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Schenley Park Kids Day 2016

Schenley Park Kids Day 2016

By on Oct 9, 2016 in Outreach | 0 comments

WHEN: October 9, 2016 WHERE: Schenley Park Number of People: 50 Description: SHARP went to Schenley Park. We made magnetics mazes with the kids. We also drove around our frisbee robot and had people catch the frisbees. We had a blast!

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