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2018 - Term Four - Week Two - Spaghetti Bridges

2018 - Term Four - Week Two - Spaghetti Bridges
TEXT AND PHOTO'S BY RITESH RAVJI OF "THE GUINEA PIGS"   Hi, I'm Ritesh    I have been in stem club for two years.    I come to stem club to learn a...

2018 - Term Four - Week One - Spaghetti Bridges

2018 - Term Four - Week One - Spaghetti Bridges
BY AUSTIN MANSFIELD OF THE "THE MEGABOTS"   Hi I’m Austin and I have been going to Stem Club since it started.  I am a founding member.  Stem Club ...

2018 - Term Three - Week Nine - End Of Term Wrap Up

2018 - Term Three - Week Nine - End Of Term Wrap Up
Here we are again - it’s the end of another HUGE term of Stem Club.  And while we all take a well earned break there is a moment to pause and refle...

2018 - Term Three - Week Eight - End Of Term Projects

2018 - Term Three - Week Eight - End Of Term Projects
Hi everybody!   Another quick update on what all our young makers at Stem Club have been up to.  We’re rapidly heading towards the end of term so t...

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...