Tiny Homes (Gr. 4-8)

GR. 4 - 8
2 Week(s)
1hr 15m per class

About this Course

Learn about architecture & design while building your dream tiny home! Students will learn about 3D design, furniture design, electricity, circuits, 3D printing, and even fabric weaving!

Program Fee

$349 plus tax (includes a $50 material fee)

Program Outcomes

Learn about architecture & design while building your dream tiny home! Students will learn how to create architectural scale models using 3D design software (SketchUp) and bring the design to life with our Tiny Home kit. They will also learn about furniture design while assembling 1:12 scale IKEA furniture, electricity and 3D printing while putting together their 3D-printed mini LED lamps, and textiles and fashion with our fabric weaving kit.

Date Available

Aug 2 - Aug 13
Monday - Friday
12:30 - 1:45 pm ET
Aug 2 - Aug 13
Monday - Friday
2:00 - 3:15 pm ET
Aug 16 - Aug 27
Monday - Friday
12:30 - 1:45 pm ET
Aug 16 - Aug 27
Monday - Friday
2:00 - 3:15 pm ET

Key Information

  • Session Length: Monday to Friday / 2 weeks
  • Technology Access: Our virtual programs require a computer with access to an internet connection. All software and tools needed will be provided to students.

Virtual Course Needs

  • Any computer (PC, Mac, or Chromebook) that can run Google Meets (with webcam, mic)
  • iPads are not compatible
  • A mouse is recommended for 3D design
  • Link to online 3D design software: https://www.sketchup.com/products/sketchup-for-web

Help

Still have questions? Contact us at (289) 819-0178 or info@thesteamproject.ca for more assistance.

How It Works

Step 1: Register
Select a date and timeslot that works best for you
Step 2: Kits shipped to your door
Our project kits are shipped out Canada-wide with free shipping! We ship kits out 5 business days prior to the first day of class.
Step 3: Join the Google Classroom
You'll receive a link to the Google Classroom during the week before class starts. That's where the Meet link will be too.
Step 4: Build!
Join the Google Meet during your class time and get ready to build!