Faire Category: STEM Education

Rideable RC GoKartBot – FIRST Team 3239

Take a ride on an old competition robot repurposed into an RC go kart!

Brighton Fox
Zach Lore
Logan Sparkman
Mateo Chavez
Kristina Brinkman
Brianna Barkey

Thanksgiving Point Makerspace

The Thanksgiving Point Makerspace has an afterschool program providing classes in a variety of maker skills, come see what our students have been working on this year. Tools we use: laser cutter, CNC, 3D Printing, e-textiles, woodworking, electronics, …

James Baldwin
Mirielle Sanford
James Balden
Sara Wootten
The Operation Inquiry students

Animatronic Monster

I will be showing the development and inner workings of an animatronic monster at SLC Mini Maker Faire. I’ll also be showing a steel back pack made of an antique heater, notebooks, and other projects I’ve worked on through Rusted Friend, my fabrication …

Isaac Doubek
Sagan Gotberg
Akira Jones

BucketBot

An autonomous robot that uses a 2D Lidar sensor to navigate around and create a map of its surroundings. This is a simple low-cost project that anyone can make on their own. Instructions and details about how to do it will be available.

Wayne Rust
Natalie Rust

Natural History Museum of Utah

Utah Museum of Natural History

Worbla Cuffs with Thanksgiving Point Makerspace

Students from the Maker space at Thanksgiving Point will teach approximately 30 kids on the science of thermoplastics and then help them make their own custom cuffs.

Debra Van Wagoner
Mary Bucklew
Megan Anderson
Melissa Wiggins
Grace Butler
Josh Grover
Chase Stothers

Buildcamp

Build Camp is an opportunity for youth 11-18 and children 5-10 to participate in hands on engineering, designing, building, and testing of fun, useful, and exciting projects. In 2015 we built 2 motorized drift trikes, a 7′ diameter hover craft, a spot …

Buildcamp
Joshua Chapman
Isaac Chapman
Ethan Chapman
Camille Chapman

Wolverine Robotics (Hunter High School)

Wolverine Robotics will be demonstrating a variety of our competition and community service robotics endeavors. Wolverine Robotics is a competition robotics team located at Hunter High School in West Valley City Utah. This team competes in ANY robotics …

Hunter High School - FIRST Robotics - TSA - SkillsUSA
FRC TEAM 3225

Hovercraft by Buildcamp

Ardusat – Cubesats for Education

Ardusat is an education technology company that provides the unique opportunity to connect the universe to the classroom. With our next generation learning resources, students can create their own satellite experiments and collect real-world space-data …

Ardusat
Sunny Washington
Kevin Cocco
Tiffany Powell