Collaroy School Holiday Workshops

Spring 2019

 

We’re pumped and ready for AWESOME School Holiday Workshops.  BE QUICK! Our April and July programs SOLD OUT 🚀🙌🤖

Bricks 4 Kidz Collaroy Centre

LOCATION

BRICKS 4 KIDZ® Collaroy Centre

1030 Pittwater Road
Collaroy, New South Wales 2097

TWO DAY WORKSHOPS ($180)

Emmet’s Awesome Adventures (inspired by the LEGO© movies!)

Monday, 30 September – Tuesday, 1 October ♦ 9am –4pm (Extension to 5:15pm)

Save $100 with your Creative Kids Voucher

Join us for our NEW workshop inspired by the LEGO® Movie 2! Join Emmet, Lucy, Unicorn Kitty and Benny on a journey to stop Bad Cop and Lord Business from super-gluing the world.

Kids will put their engineering skills to work as they build motorized models, 3D figure models and mosaics. They’ll love these awesome models based on The original LEGO® Movie and its sequel. Whether you take an imaginary ride on Metal Beard’s ship or Emmet’s double-decker couch, be sure to get on over to Bricks 4 Kidz where building is awesome!

Super Fun & Creative for Boys & Girls!

All kids get to take home their very own BRICKS 4 KIDZ® High Bounce Ball at the end of the workshop!

Ages 5+

Remote Control Mania

Wednesday, 2 October – Thursday, 3 October ♦ 9am –4pm (Extension to 5:15pm)

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Making it move is the name of the game at this exciting workshop! Kids will love to see their creations in motion using LEGO® wireless remote controls. Each day, they will use fascinating and challenging LEGO® components to create dynamic vehicles, inventions, machines and more. As they enjoy the fun of building, kids will understand the basic working principles of many ingenious devices that are part of our everyday lives. This workshop is loads of fun and learning for budding builders.

All kids get to take home their very own BRICKS 4 KIDZ® High Bounce Ball at the end of the workshop!

Ages 5+

Introductory MINDSTORMS® EV3 Robotics 101

Wednesday, 2 October – Thursday, 3 October ♦ 9am –4pm (Extension to 5:15pm)

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Experience the cutting edge of technology with this introduction of LEGO® MINDSTORMS® EV3 Robotics. Students will be captivated as they incorporate the newest generation of motors, sensors and software by programming their commands directly into the intelligent brick.

Test their capabilities by moving an object with a robotic claw, build a tricycle that changes direction and a robot that detects colours. Our endless list of builds is sure to provide the complete fundamental components of robotics at best!

All kids get to take home their very own BRICKS 4 KIDZ® High Bounce Ball at the end of the workshop!

Ages 9+

Amusement Park Mayhem

Tuesday, 8 October – Wednesday, 9 October ♦ 9am –4pm (Extension to 5:15pm)

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Get your ticket to ride with BRICKS 4 KIDZ® Amusement Park Mayhem!  Kids build their favourite rides, learning how to make things spin, roll, turn and rock. They will take what they have learned to design their own thrills and challenges.  Motorised models using LEGO® Technic maximise the action and fun!  A GREAT program for both boys & girls across a range of ages!

All kids get to take home their very own BRICKS 4 KIDZ® High Bounce Ball at the end of the workshop!

Ages 5+

Intermediate MINDSTORMS® EV3 Robotics 201

Thursday, 10 October – Friday, 11 October ♦ 9am –4pm (Extension to 5:15pm)

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Take it to the next level and expand your skills and knowledge in our in MINDSTORMS® EV3 Robotics 201 workshop!  In this level 2 workshop, students will be able to unleash their creative powers by extending upon their knowledge from our MINDSTORMS® EV3 101 workshop.

Students will use an array of sensors, motors, and intelligent units to design robots that accomplish various tasks. This workshop is fun and a challenging next step into the world of robotics for the LEGO enthusiast. Participants are encourage to work as a team and think critically to apply these learned concepts to problem solve open ended challenges.

Please note, it is a pre-requisite that children have participated in our MINDSTORMS® EV3 Robotics 101 workshop.

All kids get to take home their very own BRICKS 4 KIDZ® High Bounce Ball at the end of the workshop!

Ages 9+

ONE DAY WORKSHOPS ($90)

Spring Brick Fever

Friday, 4 October  ♦ 9am – 4pm (Extension to 5:15pm) 

Save up to $100 with your Creative Kids Voucher

Swing Into Spring, BRICKS 4 KIDZ style at our Spring Brick Fever! Start by soaring to the clouds in your motorised Kite Flyer and building a 3D Hot Air Ballon, then sail the seas on a LEGO® motorised-pirate ship or sailboat. Build spring critters from the cute and cuddly to the creepy and crawly! This is jam packed with lots of LEGO®, creative projects and of course fun! Come catch Spring Fever!  Super Fun for all kids!

All kids get to take home their very own BRICKS 4 KIDZ® High Bounce Ball at the end of the workshop!

Ages 5+

 

Junior Robotics 101

Thursday, 10 October ♦ 9am – 4pm (Extension to 5:15pm)

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How would you like to turn your next LEGO® creation into a robot, programmed to do exactly what you tell it to do? The Junior Robotics 101 workshop offers all the fun of building with LEGO® Bricks PLUS the challenge of software coding!

Using drag-and-drop icon-based LEGO® WeDo® software, the workshop provides an introduction into the world of computer programming and robotics that will equip children to succeed in a technology-based marketplace. This fun, action-packed one day workshop combines real-life skills with real-kid fun!

All kids get to take home their very own BRICKS 4 KIDZ® High Bounce Ball at the end of the workshop!

Ages 7+

Intermediate Junior Robotics 201

Friday, 11 October ♦ 9am – 4pm (Extension to 5:15pm) 

Save up to $100 with your Creative Kids Voucher

After the success of our Junior Robotics 101 workshop we now have Junior Robotics 201!

With new and exciting models to build and program, we will be introducing sensors to extend and challenge in this exciting workshop. This is sure to please any young budding programmer!

Open to students who have attended BRICKS 4 KIDZ® Junior Robotics 101

All kids get to take home their very own BRICKS 4 KIDZ® High Bounce Ball at the end of the workshop!

Ages 7+

Save $100 with the Creative Kids Voucher

  • We are proud to announce that BRICKS 4 KIDZ has been approved as a Provider for the Creative Kids Rebate!
  • Save $100 on your child’s BRICKS 4 KIDZ program with the Rebate and Create Something Great!
  • Click here for details on how it works.

For more great workshops and dates, visit our Balgowlah or Forestville pages.  Or check out our Calendar for a list of all our programs by date.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Age

Children are welcome at our workshops from as young as five, however all kids attending must be in kindergarten at least in order to attend our School Holiday Workshops.

Workshop Numbers

Our Collaroy workshops have a maximum of 16 children with an 8:1 child to instructor ratio.   All our Robotics workshop have a maximum of 14 students with at least two Instructors to provide hands on assistance to each child as needed.

Food and refreshment

Please note that food is NOT provided. Please provide a nut-free lunch and two snacks for your child to enjoy during every day of the workshop.

Please make sure your child wears covered shoes, sunscreen and brings a hat! We will supervise them outside at breaks.

Student Information Form

To ensure we provide a safe and secure environment for your child, a BRICKS 4 KIDZ® Northern Beaches Registration Form is required for each child attending our workshops. Please complete and return your form prior to the workshop.

Cancellation Policy

Unless specified otherwise in a specific promotional offer, cancellations made at least TWO weeks from the start date of the school holiday workshop will receive a full refund. We do not offer any refunds for workshops cancelled LESS than TWO weeks prior to the scheduled date of the workshop. Please contact us for further information.

We reserve the right to cancel a workshop due to low registration and will provide a full refund in such cases.

Missed Classes

  • If your child is visibly sick or carrying a high temperature on the day of the class, please keep your child at home! We will make up the class at the next opportunity.
  • Make up classes & transfers for other reasons will be accommodated as long as there is room in the class.

Payment

All transactions are processed in Australian dollars (AUD) and are GST inclusive unless otherwise specified. Your child’s place is confirmed when payment is made. Please contact us if you required a Tax Invoice.

 

Our Extension Programs

Our Extension programs to 5:15pm are available  for parents who need that wee bit of extra time at the end of the day and for kids who want the extra building and creative time! 

The extended session includes group games and extra creative activities. 

The program is available at no additional cost, but booking is essential!

We learn, we build, we play with LEGO® Bricks