Learners will:

  • Build kinetic sculptures inspired by Theo Jansen’s Strandbeest machines, an exemplary model of the unification of STEM and art.
  • Explore the New Orleans arts community and its connections to science, technology, engineering and math through research, writing, hands on activities and weekly themed field trips.
  • Travel to Pensacola, Florida for a day trip, to visit the Pensacola MESS Hall (Math, Engineering, Science and Stuff).
  • Identify a specific skill or body of knowledge he or she will research during daily “genius hour” time.