Saturday, 7 March 2020
Friday, 6 March 2020
The day began with the second round of the FabLab, the workshop on vinylin and laser cutting procedure and the catapult making procedure following some specific instructions to draw, cut and assemble it.
The second part of the day was a sport activity at Sports Centre Schotte where the participants could hike and hunt each other with bows and special arrows.
Thursday, 5 March 2020
The participants went to Bruges where they could work on a catapult challenge using various materials and equipment in MaM workshop.
While solving the stages of the task, the participants could brainstorm on the most effective ways of assembling the materials provided for getting a creative device similar to catapults which were supposed to break a brick wall.
The second workshop involved them in a discovery mission of Bruges using an online app, Super Sam, while performing different tasks and being scored for those they could accomplish properly.
Wednesday, 4 March 2020
The day was dedicated to two exciting activities: FabLab workshop on vinylin and laser cutting procedure. The participants printed figures and shapes connected to the topic on T-shirts or plywood.
The other part of the participants, split in international groups, worked together to design a catapult, using all kind of techniques to get the final product: drawing, cutting with hand and electric saw cutting machine, assembling the pieces with special equipment.
The Egg Contest allowed the participants to prove their abilities to design creative devices which protected the egg put inside not to be broken after landing procedure.
In the evening a tour in Gent was the final activity of the day which provided valuable information about the history of the community.
Tuesday, 3 March 2020
In the morning the participants left Aalst and went to Mechelen for an experiential and learn by doing 2 hour sesssion at Technopolis Center. A lot of experiments connected to the project topic, STEAM, could be done in a pleasant and inspiring educational evironment.
In the afternoon the partners visited Brussels where they could explore the city center and get in touch with the most relevant aspects of the culture and the history of the community along the centuries.
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