Try It Truck
The Try It Truck is BADM’s engineering-lab-on-wheels, and an exciting way to share our engaging STEM programming. Bring the Try It Truck to your school, library, or community organization to provide hands-on early engineering experiences to young learners.
Young engineers explore a series of hands-on stations featuring engineering challenges and a variety of tools, from hand tools (such as hammers and pliers) to high-tech tools (such as a laser cutter and 3-D printer). Through individual and collaborative activities both on and off the Try It Truck, students use BADM’s engineering design process of “Think, Make, Try,” as they creatively solve problems using math and science.
Availability: Monday – Friday
Grade Levels: Kindergarten – 5th grade
Timing: Sessions are 75 minutes in length
Group Size: Each session can accommodate 2-3 classrooms
2 sessions (4-6 classrooms) $1,150
Scholarship pricing starts at: $750
3 sessions (7-9 classrooms) $1,350
Scholarship pricing starts at: $950
Priority for scholarships is given to schools that serve more than 40% of students through free and reduced lunch or child-care subsidies. Application for scholarships is included in the registration.
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Now booking programs through Spring 2020!
Thank You to our Try It Truck Sponsors:
The Levchin Family
The Jerry Cohen Foundation
Kinder Morgan Foundation
Pacific Gas and Electric Company
Thank You to our Partner, 100Kin10
Provided the foundational funding and support to research, develop, and pilot the Try It Truck.
Gifts made after September 1, 2018.