STEM - Science,Technology, Engineering & Maths Classes & Clubs
Find your local STEM club and classes to inspire your child or teenager about Science, Technology, Engineering & Maths in Auckland, New Zealand.
Featured STEM classes
SCRATCHPAD: Online teacher-led coding, robotics, Minecraft modding and 3D design classes
Five Auckland locations: Albany, Botany, Stonefields and St Lukes
scratchpad.co.nz Phone: 09 815 0825
Give your child the tech advantage. As featured on TV1’s Seven Sharp, SCRATCHPAD is at the forefront of teaching kids technology. SCRATCHPAD’s fun and intuitive teaching develops life skills such as collaboration, problem solving and creative thinking. In these precedented times, SCRATCHPAD is running online sessions in Coding, Robotics, Minecraft Modding and 3D design. These online sessions are conducted by trained instructors and you can start anytime during the year. Learn at your level and pace. Suitable for ages 5 years plus.
Find out more & book a FREE online session: scratchpad.co.nz
After School Clubs @ MOTAT
MOTAT 1: 805 Great North Road, Western Springs, Auckland
MOTAT’s Term 4 After School Clubs offer three classes for children to learn new digital skills, including Digital Games, Learn to Code and 3D Design and Print clubs.
The classes create fun, engaging learning environments for kids as they grow their understanding of the digital world. MOTAT’s fully equipped technology classrooms offer children the chance to get hands-on experience with digital technology.
After School Club classes run weekly, from 4pm to 5pm and are suitable for children aged 8+. For more information and to book see www.motat.nz/learning/after-school-clubs.
Bricks 4 Kidz® – LEGO® motorised model building, robotics and coding
Albany, Belmont, Browns Bay, Campbells Bay, Chatswood, Ellerslie, Forrest Hill, Freemans Bay, Glenfield, Glendowie, Greenhithe, Gulf Garbour, Hobsonville, Howick, Mairangi Bay, Meadowbank, Milford, Mt Eden, Murrays Bay, Oratia, Orewa, Oteha Valley, Parnell, Remuera, Silverdale, Stonefields, Takapuna, Torbay and Whangaparaoa.
Bricks 4 Kidz® is devoted to providing an extraordinary atmosphere for children aged 5-13, where they learn, build, and play with LEGO® Bricks. Designed to teach the fundamentals of STEM, each class is a fun, enriching experience, building weekly projects based on a variety of themes. The STEM curriculum at Bricks 4 Kidz® teaches critical thinking skills that will create future problem solvers!
After School Classes include: LEGO® Motorised Model Building, WeDo 2.0 and EV3 Mindstorm Robotics.
Minecraft after school clubs at Auckland Libraries FREE
Avondale Library: Every Friday 3:30pm to 5:30pm
Devonport Library: Every Thursday 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Glenfield Library: Every Sunday 2pm to 3pm
Mahurangi East Library: Every Friday 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Mangere East Library: Every Friday 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Mangere Bridge Library: Third Friday of every month: 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Sir Edmund Hiliary Library (Papakura): Every Tuesday 3:30pm to 4:30pm
St Heliers Library: Every Thursday: 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Whangaparoa Library: Every Friday: 3:30pm to 4:30pm
After school weekly Minecraft sessions at Auckland Libraries. Swap Minecraft tips and tricks and complete building challenges. Or simply brag about your latest building achievement. Bring your own device (laptop, iPad, etc). Does not run in the school holidays and on public holidays.
Code Club Aotearoa FREE
Albany Village Library: Every Saturday from 10am to 11am
Birkenhead Library: Every Saturday from 10:30am to 11:30am
Devonport Library: Every Wednesday from 4pm to 5pm
(Note: Code club is not held during school or public holidays)
Code Club is offering free basic software training to children in years 5-8. This course will cover the core concepts of computer programming, software design and small-scale Internet of Things projects using Netduino and external sensors.
Takapuna Library: First Wednesday of every month: 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Ranui Library: Every Wednesday 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Note: sessions run during term time only.
ThinkLab lets you experiment, get digital, be creative and think outside the square! Children use real materials, tools, and equipment that encourage creative curiousity through discovery and play.Suitable for kids aged 8 years and up.
Auckland STEM classes and clubs
Tech time for kids
Birkenhead Library: Thursdays 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Note: sessions run during term time only
Bring the kids along to a fun weekly technology session; we’ll be playing, tinkering and exploring with a range of resources and technologies. Suitable for all family members!
The Flashbang Science Club
Various Auckland locations: Ponsonby, Balmoral/Epsom, Pakuranga, Beachlands, Papakura/Drury, Waiuku and Pukekohe
Bringing science to life with fun filled, action packed science and technology sessions. Inspire your curious kids with practical, hands on experiments in our after school classes and holiday workshops for children aged 7 years plus.