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Wednesday, October 21
Wind and Waves
Time: 10:30am Ages: 9-10 Capacity: 15 students Length: 45 minutes Create a model of an offshore wind and wave energy farm. Design your energy farm to be cost-effective while also dealing with challenges such as migrating whales or shifting winds.
Time: 12:30pm Ages: 9-10 Capacity: 12 students Length: 45 minutes Conduct chemical reaction experiments inside plastic bags. Experiment to determine the properties of different chemicals and uncover how matter and energy are transformed.
Solar System Odyssey
Time: 12:30pm Ages: 7-10 Capacity: 30 Time: 35 minutes Take a futuristic journey through the solar system on a mission to discover a new home to colonize.
Time: 1:30pm Ages: 7-10 Capacity: 30 Time: 30 minutes Fly through the solar system to investigate features of planets and dwarf planets. Learn about current space missions including Juno, the current mission at Jupiter.
Wednesday, October 28
Crash Test Engineers
Time: 11:30am Ages: 9-10 Capacity: 12 students Length: 45 minutes Using provided materials (no bubble wrap allowed!), engineer a car to protect an egg from breaking. Send your cars down a ramp into a wall and use trial and error to improve your designs.
Time: 12:30pm Ages: 9-10 Capacity: 15 students Length: 45 minutes Analyze your own genetic traits and translate genetic codes to make a unique creature. Utilize laboratory procedures to extract real plant DNA and see it up close and in person.