XSTREAM AFTER SCHOOL ENRICHMENT PROGRAM INC.
Science, Technology, Reading, Engineering, Architecture & Math!
DREAM DESIGN BUILD CREATE!
STRUCTURES & ENGINEERING
PRINCIPLES OF DESIGN
COMPUTER AIDED DESIGN (CAD) COMING SOON!
FORMS FUNCTION & SURFACES
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MY FUN HOUSE TO YOUR CLASS, HOME OR COMMUNITY PROGRAM!
According to the EPA "Sustainability is important to making sure that we have and will continue to have, the water, materials, and resources to protect human health and our environment."
The six classes explore the importance of our natural building materials and recycling. Students study homes made from various materials such as straw bales, shipping containers and other natural resources. As always students create a take-away model using a collection of various materials. Grades: 6 - 8
My Special Places
Let's explore famous monuments and buildings. The class will take virtual trips to various cities throughout the world to study significant monuments and buildings. These classes are filled with building and engineering principles. Don't worry it's fun!!
Grades: K - 8
My Dream Home
The six or eight fun filled hands-on classes engage children’s imaginations as they explore how their home works. Lessons allow children to develop floor plans and elevations. "Dream Home" teaches children the process of deign and spatial proportions." Grades: 2 - 8
THE DESIGN STUDIO
My Fun House
My Fun House premier program is a fun filled journey into the world of architecture. Students will discover the meaning behind spaces and places from ancient times to modern times. Students will learn architecture through the study and exploration of pyramids, medieval castles, homes far away and American homes of today. The fun filled hands-on classes engage children’s imaginations as they explore how their environments work. Grades: K - 8
My Fun House II
Lessons allow children to observe and learn various principles of architecture. The principles help students to expand their vocabulary as well as develop an appreciation for the built environment. The building activity is based upon the architecture of Frank LLoyd Wright. Grades: 2 - 8