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The Great Adventure Lab is an after-school science enrichment program offering our classes in 50+ schools in the D.C. area. We’ve taught thousands of kids how to write their first robotics programs or video game programs (or both!). We also teach science, engineering, electronics...and more! We do it all with SMALL class sizes with a student to adult ratio of 7:1 or better. Our goal is to make science, technology, engineering, and mathematics irresistibly FUN for the next generation.

You can read all about our classes and birthday parties  at  The site includes plenty of reviews and photos!

We are an LLC based in Silver Spring, MD. We are fully insured and our instructors have passed background checks including FBI and state fingerprinting.

Here are mini-descriptions of our offerings.  Please see classes for complete details, including photos!  Room numbers TBD. Instructor will send welcome email several days before class. 

Let’s Roll! Engineers, Grades K-1

Wed 4:15-5:15pm
Apr 13, 20, May 4, 11, 18, 25, June 1

Students start each class with a story-based challenge and then build solutions using the LEGO® Duplo kits designed for ages 5+. Students will design, build and test towers, bridges and more! We connect each lesson to real-life engineering challenges. It won’t be long before your kids start making toy-sized zip-lines for their creations all over your house!

Areas of Exploration: Simple Machines, Physics.


Class Format:  Seven 60-min. meetings, once per week.


Tuition: $120 tuition per student, min 11 / max 12 students, 1 instructor, 1 aide. Parent aide for full class gets free tuition.



Lego Robotics A, Grades 2-4

Fri 4:15-5:15pm
Apr 15, 22, 29, May 6, 13, 20, 27

Lego Robotics A and B are two independent classes. Same curriculum, different projects. Take one or both in any order!

Learn to build and program Lego Robots, using gears, levers, sensors and software! Start out with suggested programs, then learn to troubleshoot and design your own!

Areas of Exploration: Robotics, Programming, Logic.


Class Format: Seven 60-min. meetings, once per week.


Tuition: $125 per student, min 11 / max 12 students, 1 instructor, 1 aide. Parent aide for full class gets free tuition.

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These activities are not sponsored by, associated with, or endorsed by MCPS or Montgomery County Government. 


The Great Adventure Lab

Registration questions:
(240) 442-1855
twitter: @awrobots


April 13, 2016 — 4:15 pm to
June 01, 2016 — 12:15 pm

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Garrett Park ES
4810 Oxford St
Kensington, MD
United States