Future Engineers: Building Solutions - 10 Weeks

Future Engineers: Building Solutions - 10 Weeks

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About this Class

Are you curious about what makes planes fly or how huge ships don’t sink? If so, then this may be the class for you! In this class, students will have the opportunity to explore a variety of simple machines, boats, and planes to explore how engineers solve everyday problems! This is the ultimate class for every student who loves to get their hands dirty and build! 

All Ivy Camps USA classes have a final project that students work towards throughout their time in their class. In this class, students will build their own working plane and boat, alongside many simple machines. 

Students will Learn

  • The science behind some of the most exciting forms of transportation: boats and planes
  • About concepts such as density, gravity, surface tension, and buoyancy
  • Concepts of architectural design, friction, force, gravity, and density while problem-solving challenges presented in the real world and in storybooks 
  • Methods to apply the arts by coming up with an exciting way to twist the end of each problem-solving challenge through creative methods
  • How to build solutions to problems utilizing concepts from both physics and chemistry 
  • How to build their skills in areas such as critical thinking, problem-solving, and creativity

Class Logistics & Materials

Class Logistics:

  • All classes are held live and online, starting at the time chosen
  • Classes run 1x per week for 10 weeks
  • Classes will be held on the same day every week 
  • Each class meeting will be 90 minutes (1.5 hours) 
  • Classes will have 1-6 students per class
  • Students will be separated into groups by age
  • The curriculum for each course is written to meet the developmental needs of each age group
  • Classes are taught by our top instructors from Harvard, Yale, MIT, Princeton, & more!

Class Materials: pencil, pen, printed welcome packet, extra paper, scissors, glue, tape, coloring materials, wire/metal clothing hanger, recycled items (such as straws, cardboard, and more), yarn/string/floss, marshmallows, empty tissue box, ping pong ball/marble, rubber bands, paper clips, pipe cleaners, paper towel roll, popsicle sticks/toothpicks, plastic bottle cap, a container with water, liquid soap, coins

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Project-Based Classes Designed by Experts

You can be sure what your child is learning is built by the best!

Our curriculum team is led by education professionals with advanced degrees from top universities, including Harvard, and a current University Professor in Secondary Education. The team's credentials ensure our curriculum team maintains an active role in the research and advancement of the field of education, continually building on their 40 + years of experience in the educational and camp industries.

Our experts have designed classes where students can learn through projects that have personal meaning and global impact.

Taught by Instructors from Top Schools

Our instructors come from top universities in the USA such as Princeton, Harvard, Yale, and more!

Each instructor goes through our specialized training program to further equip them to guide and consistently inspire our learners.

What Parents are Saying


I was incredibly amazed with him being so engaged online!

Katherine Y.
Mother from the USA

It is an excellent offering because of the way kids are engaged with their instructors, it's very interactive, it's very hands on

Jeffrey A.
Father from Egypt

It was perfect and he was looking forward to class everyday!

Maryam M.
Mother from the USA

Interested in Learning More?

Speak to our staff members today to learn more about how an Ivy Camps USA class can help your student reach their educational goals