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February Break Science Classes @ 9 am - 12 pm
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Join us for hand-on science fun with February Break Science Classes for children in Grades K-8. Classes run from February 15-19 from 9 am - 12 pm and 1 pm - 4 pm.

 $25 per class, 10% discount for miSci members and second child in class! 

Registration and prepayment required.  Scholarships available.

Space is limited!  Register TODAY! 518-382-7890 X237

February 15th

9AM

Grades K-2 - Design, Build, Create, KEVA! How high can you build a wall? Can you make a round building with rectangular pieces? Can you build a bridge? We'll use KEVA planks to learn how to use basic constructing to build to the stars! Sponsored by Creativity Garden
Grades 3-5 - Earth’s Fury Learn about what creates turbulent weather on earth while creating your own hurricane in a bottle!

1 PM

Grades K-2 - Earth Exposed What makes a hurricane and a tornado different? Learn all about these natural phenomena by creating your own whirling vortex!
Grades 3-5 - Journey Through Magic Discover how sleight of hand magic can trick your brain. Learn how the eye works with the brain to see things that aren’t really there.

February 16

9 AM

Grades K-2 - Frozen Science How can Elsa do such amazing things? It's because she has power over frozen water! Learn about  how water transforms itself and the world around it as well as how it shapes our lives while it travels between the air and the ground.
Grades 3-5 - The Sun as a Star Learn about our sun — what it’s made of, and how it moves across the day time sky. Safely observe the sun through a telescope (weather permitting) and make your own model of the sun — solar flares and sunspots included!

1 PM

Grades K-2 - The Science of Magic From the icky, sticky, ooey, gooey, to optical illusions — explore magic with your goggles on and unmask the science of abracadabra.
Grades 3-5 - Tangible Technology Create amazing things with a 3-D printer! Learn the properties of 3D printer and other hands on tech like the Makey Makey. 

February 17

9 AM

Grades K-2 - Space Academy: Comet Mystery Conduct experiments onboard the Challenger Learning Center Spacecraft studying magnetism, solar energy, Earth, Rocks, Robotics and other concepts.
Grades 3-5 - Catapults and KEVA What makes a castle a castle? How do you build one? Once you've build it, how do you knock it down? In this class, we'll work to build amazing castles and catapults using KEVA planks, and then see what it takes to make them crumble! Sponsored by Creativity Garden

1 PM

Grades K-2 - Superhero Power Undertake experiments to learn the real science behind the heroes of Big Hero 6 and more! Learn chemistry from Honey Lemon’s invisible ink and find out how Frozone from The Incredibles makes his ice blasts.
Grades 3-5 -  Dig Into Dinos Explore dinosaurs from existence to extinction. Learn what it takes to uncover fossils by becoming a paleontologist.
Grades 6-8 Meteorite or Meteor Wrong Each day over 100 tons of meteoroids (small rocks and dust) come crashing through Earth’s atmosphere Some of this material makes it to the ground as a meteorite. Join us as we learn about the  properties of meteorites, where meteorites come from, and how to test a rock to see if it truly came from outer space!

February 18

9 AM

Grades K-2 -Bug’s Eye View Transform yourself into a bug! Learn about bug body parts and how they live.. Explore how everything is very different when you are so tiny!
Grades 3-5 - Space Academy: Space Station Adventure Explore our solar system as  a scientist or engineer on-board the Challenger Learning Center Spacecraft traveling to intercept a comet

1 PM

Grades K-2 - Dino Discovery Become a paleontologist and dig for dino fossils! Discover what dinosaurs ate and why they went extinct.
Grades 3-5 -  Superhero Fact or Fiction Learn the truth about the science behind some of your favorite superheroes. Design your very own super suit and space station!

February 19

9 AM

Grades K-2 - Our Friend the Moon Use your senses to explore our nearest astronomical neighbor, the moon! Learn about the shape and size of the moon and play with simulated lunar soil and rocks to explore what it might be like to visit the moon as an astronaut.
Grades 3-5 - Buggin’ Out There are all sorts of creepy crawlies in the world, but what makes a bug a bug? Learn about the special characteristics that define insects as well as taking a closer look at some bugs that have unusual traits.

1 PM

Grades K-2 - Kitchen Chemists Ever wonder what makes bread moldy? Learn how to experiment with food. Real food. Real science. Real fun.
Grades 3-5 -   Lights and Lasers Learn about the properties of light. Find out what creates a hologram and build your own projector!


February Break Science Classes @ 1 pm - 4 pm
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Join us for hand-on science fun with February Break Science Classes for children in Grades K-8. Classes run from February 15-19 from 9 am - 12 pm and 1 pm - 4 pm.

 $25 per class, 10% discount for miSci members and second child in class! 

Registration and prepayment required.  Scholarships available.

Space is limited!  Register TODAY! 518-382-7890 X237

February 15th

9AM

Grades K-2 - Design, Build, Create, KEVA! How high can you build a wall? Can you make a round building with rectangular pieces? Can you build a bridge? We'll use KEVA planks to learn how to use basic constructing to build to the stars! Sponsored by Creativity Garden
Grades 3-5 - Earth’s Fury Learn about what creates turbulent weather on earth while creating your own hurricane in a bottle!

1 PM

Grades K-2 - Earth Exposed What makes a hurricane and a tornado different? Learn all about these natural phenomena by creating your own whirling vortex!
Grades 3-5 - Journey Through Magic Discover how sleight of hand magic can trick your brain. Learn how the eye works with the brain to see things that aren’t really there.

February 16

9 AM

Grades K-2 - Frozen Science How can Elsa do such amazing things? It's because she has power over frozen water! Learn about  how water transforms itself and the world around it as well as how it shapes our lives while it travels between the air and the ground.
Grades 3-5 - The Sun as a Star Learn about our sun — what it’s made of, and how it moves across the day time sky. Safely observe the sun through a telescope (weather permitting) and make your own model of the sun — solar flares and sunspots included!

1 PM

Grades K-2 - The Science of Magic From the icky, sticky, ooey, gooey, to optical illusions — explore magic with your goggles on and unmask the science of abracadabra.
Grades 3-5 - Tangible Technology Create amazing things with a 3-D printer! Learn the properties of 3D printer and other hands on tech like the Makey Makey. 

February 17

9 AM

Grades K-2 - Space Academy: Comet Mystery Conduct experiments onboard the Challenger Learning Center Spacecraft studying magnetism, solar energy, Earth, Rocks, Robotics and other concepts.
Grades 3-5 - Catapults and KEVA What makes a castle a castle? How do you build one? Once you've build it, how do you knock it down? In this class, we'll work to build amazing castles and catapults using KEVA planks, and then see what it takes to make them crumble! Sponsored by Creativity Garden

1 PM

Grades K-2 - Superhero Power Undertake experiments to learn the real science behind the heroes of Big Hero 6 and more! Learn chemistry from Honey Lemon’s invisible ink and find out how Frozone from The Incredibles makes his ice blasts.
Grades 3-5 -  Dig Into Dinos Explore dinosaurs from existence to extinction. Learn what it takes to uncover fossils by becoming a paleontologist.
Grades 6-8 Meteorite or Meteor Wrong Each day over 100 tons of meteoroids (small rocks and dust) come crashing through Earth’s atmosphere Some of this material makes it to the ground as a meteorite. Join us as we learn about the  properties of meteorites, where meteorites come from, and how to test a rock to see if it truly came from outer space!

February 18

9 AM

Grades K-2 -Bug’s Eye View Transform yourself into a bug! Learn about bug body parts and how they live.. Explore how everything is very different when you are so tiny!
Grades 3-5 - Space Academy: Space Station Adventure Explore our solar system as  a scientist or engineer on-board the Challenger Learning Center Spacecraft traveling to intercept a comet

1 PM

Grades K-2 - Dino Discovery Become a paleontologist and dig for dino fossils! Discover what dinosaurs ate and why they went extinct.
Grades 3-5 -  Superhero Fact or Fiction Learn the truth about the science behind some of your favorite superheroes. Design your very own super suit and space station!

February 19

9 AM

Grades K-2 - Our Friend the Moon Use your senses to explore our nearest astronomical neighbor, the moon! Learn about the shape and size of the moon and play with simulated lunar soil and rocks to explore what it might be like to visit the moon as an astronaut.
Grades 3-5 - Buggin’ Out There are all sorts of creepy crawlies in the world, but what makes a bug a bug? Learn about the special characteristics that define insects as well as taking a closer look at some bugs that have unusual traits.

1 PM

Grades K-2 - Kitchen Chemists Ever wonder what makes bread moldy? Learn how to experiment with food. Real food. Real science. Real fun.
Grades 3-5 -   Lights and Lasers Learn about the properties of light. Find out what creates a hologram and build your own projector!



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