Our One-Day Builds excite students and teachers about the power of making by bringing tools, technologies, and talent directly into your classroom. In as little as an hour, each student uses tools to build something that he or she can take home.
Serves up to 75 students (25 students per class/hour)
Suited for students in grades 3 and up; contact us to discuss opportunities for younger students
Safety, supervision, and support from our staff allows each student to use tools and create a project to take away
A One-Day Build is a perfect way to bring an exciting hands-on activity to your classroom. Choose one of our exciting builds below, or contact us to discuss how STE(A)M Truck can facilitate your build ideas with students!
Pepakura STE(A)M Truck
Students learn the Japanese art of paper folding and the basics of circuity as they create a folded paper version of our STE(A)M Truck with LED headlights.
Focus Areas: Electronics
Vibro Art Bot
Using salvaged components, students learn the basics of circuitry as they build a vibrating drawing machine to create art masterpieces.
Focus Areas: Electronics, Sustainability, Art
STACKED STICKS TREE
Celebrate the arrival of spring by building a moving wooden tree sculpture. Students use basic hand and power tools and apply knowledge of measurement to create a work of art.
Focus Areas: Craftsmanship, Art
STE(A)M Truck Design Journal
Discover basic hand and power tools and apply knowledge of measurement and materials to create a journal for all of your future maker projects!
Focus Areas: Craftsmanship
Found Object Superhero Mask
Bring out your inner hero and create your own superhero mask using found materials.
Focus Areas: Sustainability, Art
Explore uncharted territory by building a stomp rocket. Learn about aviation construction.
Focus Areas: Uncharted Territory
THE NUTS and BoltS
A One-Day Build includes up to three hours of hands-on programming, serving up to three classes of students. If desired, we can serve more classes and more students per day.Each additional hour/class of programming costs $175.
Additional materials fee may apply for class sizes over 25 students.
Fee includes travel up to 15 miles/30 mins from Decatur, GA. Additional mileage and driver costs apply for travel outside this radius.