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The Great Adventure Lab is an after-school science enrichment program.  We’ve taught thousands of kids how to write their first robotics or video game programs (or both!).We do it all with SMALL class sizes with an student-to-adult ratio of 7:1 for most classes. 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.

Please see classes for full class descriptions, including reviews and photos!  Room numbers TBD. Instructor will send welcome email several days before class. 

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

Robo Challenge Contraptions, Grades 4-5

Thursdays 3:35-4:35pm
Apr 14, 21, 28, May 5, 12, 19, 26


Robo Challenge Contraptions follows the same format as Robo Challenge Machines, but with different projects including a venus fly trap, a marble counter and a marble shooting soccer game!  Robo Challenge Contraptions and Robo Challenge Machines can be taken in any order, but students may not repeat either class.

Areas of Exploration: Independent Problem Solving, Robotics, Programming, Logic, Mechanical Engineering.


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


Tuition: $125 tuition per student. min 11/ max 12 students, 1 instructor, 1 aide.

Parent aide for full class gets free tuition.


The Great Adventure Lab

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


April 14, 2016 — 3:35 pm to
May 26, 2016 — 4:35 pm

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Whetstone ES
19201 Thomas Farm Road
Gaithersburg, MD
United States