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ARCHITECTURE 101

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  • 60 US dollars
  • PLAYDAY LONG ISLAND CITY

DESCRIPTION

Intro to ARCHITECTURE CLASS w/ PLAYDAY founder/architect Gregory Okshteyn 5 WEEK SERIES: MEETS EVERY THURSDAY 6PM - 7:30PM @ PLAYDAY LIC 1/4 Introduction to Drafting: FLOOR PLANS/SECTIONS/ELEVATIONS 1/11 Site Selection 1/18 Model Making 1/25 Material Specification | Construction Details 2/1 Presentations (Parents Welcome) ARCHITECTURE 101 is an engaging and educational architecture course designed specifically for kids aged 8 to 12. This course aims to introduce children to the fascinating world of architecture, helping them explore the principles, creativity, and problem-solving skills that underpin this field. Through a mix of hands-on activities, creative projects, and interactive lessons, children will embark on a fun journey of discovery and creativity. Course Highlights: Introduction to Architecture: Kids will learn what architecture is and how it impacts our daily lives, from designing homes to iconic landmarks. Architectural History: Explore famous architectural wonders from different time periods and cultures, from ancient pyramids to modern skyscrapers. Design Basics: Children will discover the fundamental principles of design, including form, function, space, and aesthetics. Hands-On Activities: Engage in fun, hands-on projects such as building model structures, designing dream homes, and creating unique urban plans. Creative Problem-Solving: Kids will tackle real-world architectural challenges, sparking their problem-solving and critical thinking skills. Virtual Field Trips: Take virtual tours of famous architectural landmarks and learn about the work of renowned architects. Collaborative Projects: Work in teams to design and construct scale models, fostering teamwork and communication. Show and Tell: Children will have the opportunity to present their projects, improving their presentation and communication skills. Future Vision: Encourage young minds to think about the future of architecture, including sustainable and innovative design concepts. By the end of this course children will have a newfound appreciation for architecture, improved problem-solving skills, and a creative outlook on the world around them. This course is a perfect platform for young learner


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