If you are a parent or guardian, then you most likely want the best future for your kids. And as such you may wish to help them with some of life’s major choices. As for example what they will do for a career after they get out of High School or College.
If you enjoy Engineering and Design, then why not share your passion with them? Here are a few ‘FREE’ program recommendations for getting children of all ages involved in CAD Engineering to help make it fun and interesting:
For younger kids, here is a push/pull NURBS Modeler, it is like playing with digital clay. Dassault Systemes successor to the popular Cosmic Blobs: Lab Rat Edition.
CB Model Pro- http://www.cbmodelpro.com/
For Teenage Kids, here is an object and shape creation tool complete with Tutorials on the website.
3Dvia Shape- http://www.3dvia.com/products/3dvia-shape/
For High-school and College aged kids interested in studying Drafting, here is a professional 2D DWG CAD editor used in the industry.
And for Kids of all ages, after all who doesn’t like playing with Lego’s®? Here is a CAD system for assembling Lego® blocks and MindStorms robots:
LEGO® Digital Designer- http://ldd.lego.com/