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2018 - Term Three - Week Seven - Scratch and Arduino

2018 - Term Three - Week Seven - Scratch and Arduino
Welcome back everybody!  We had several interesting projects happening this week.   Most of our weekend groups started a big programming project us...

2018 - Term Three - Week Six - Stop Motion

2018 - Term Three - Week Six - Stop Motion
Welcome to spring everyone!    At Stem Club a few weeks back we watched a cool music video by Wellington based musician Nigel Stanford.  He incorpo...

2018 - Term Three - Week Five - Robots!

2018 - Term Three - Week Five - Robots!
Text and photos by: HEIDI SMALE OF "THE RAINBOW DINO PUPPY POPS" Hi, my name is Heidi and I have been going to stem club for about one and a ha...

2018 - Term Three - Week Four - Yip, Yet More Concrete and More Chemistry!

2018 - Term Three - Week Four - Yip, Yet More Concrete and More Chemistry!
Hi everybody - it’s been another packed week and all our makers have been very busy.. Our weekend groups have (almost) finished their concrete pot...

2018 - Term Three - Week Three - More Concrete and More Chemistry

2018 - Term Three - Week Three - More Concrete and More Chemistry
Words by Luka Scott of "The Guinea Pigs"   Hi, my name is Luka.  I have been coming to Stem Club since it started (nearly 2 years now).     I most...

2018 - Term Three - Week Two - Sewing, Concrete and MakerFaire Wellington!

2018 - Term Three - Week Two - Sewing, Concrete and MakerFaire Wellington!
Hi everybody!   Term 3 is in full swing, check out what our awesome kids have been up to…     SEWING   Our Tuesday and Thursday groups got stuck in...

2018 - Term Three - Week One - Engineering Challenge!

2018 - Term Three - Week One - Engineering Challenge!
Hello everybody!   It has been several weeks since I’ve written a Stem Club blog and it’s good to be back.  For Term 2 we had the kids themselves...

2018 - Term Two - Week Nine - Finishing Amplifers.

2018 - Term Two - Week Nine - Finishing Amplifers.
Text and photos by: ELI SCOTT of "The Megabots"   Our group is called “The Megabots”.  Nigel thought it would take us ages to choose our name but o...

2018 - Term Two - Week Seven - Aviaya’s Big BANG Blog about Electro Magnetism

2018 - Term Two - Week Seven - Aviaya’s Big BANG Blog about Electro Magnetism
Text and photos by: Aviaya Carey   Hello! My name is Aviaya, I am almost 11 years old and have been going to Stem Club for one term.  I was inspire...

2018 - Term Two - Week Six - Robotic Madness!

2018 - Term Two - Week Six - Robotic Madness!
Text and photos by: Benedict McNaughton of "The Circuit Makers" Hi I am Ben and I am a stem clubber. I like coding and I am just going to talk ab...

2018 - Term Two - Week Five - DIY.org

2018 - Term Two - Week Five - DIY.org
  Text and photos by: Paul Austin of "The Guinea Pigs"   Hi I’m Paul and I have been in STEM club since it started in term 3 of 2017. I was asked...

2018 - Term Two - Week Four - 3D Printing

2018 - Term Two - Week Four - 3D Printing
Text and photos by: Hugh Hawley of "The Unitatoes"   My name is Hugh Hawley and I’m a young scientist. I do STEM because I do not get enou...