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One-Week Summer Program for Pre-High School Students

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Ready to graduate from Legos, Brio, and wood blocks to drafting and architectural design? Take it to the next level under the direction of a Harvard graduate.

Architecture draws together elements of aesthetics, history, art, and culture while offering captivating applications of geometry and basic engineering principles. This program provides terrific means of exposing students to a variety of disciplines in an engaging and fun way. Students will also have the opportunity to think in three dimensions as they complete hands-on modeling projects. 

This program is perfect for kids who are creative, get excited about design, or enjoy activities such as:

Vex SimCity • MindStorm • Cities: Skylines Roblox • Erector Sets • K’Nex


June 24 – 29, 2024 | Gann/Bentley, Waltham, MA

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Instructor: Betzabe Valdes

Betzabe holds a Master in Design Studies (Critical Conservation) from Harvard University. She is a designer and researcher interested in the intersection of cultural evolution and urban planning. Her work has been published by independent publications from Harvard University’s Graduate School of Design and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s School of Architecture and Planning.

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