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Mar
13
Fri
Home School Days: Survival Science @ Classrooms
Mar 13 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Home School Days: Survival Science @ Classrooms

Friday, March 13, 2020: Survival Science

LIMITED K-2: Staying alive! Learn the components it takes for animals to survive in nature, design a shaded shelter, study the warming effects of the sun and more.
3-4: Survival of the fittest! Conduct experiments to test different shelters, use engineering design to overcome obstacles in the Amazon and more.
5-8: Drink up! Study the importance of water to all life on Earth, explore water desalination, do a water remediation lab and more.

Apr
10
Fri
Home School Days: Robot Roundup @ Classrooms
Apr 10 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Home School Days: Robot Roundup @ Classrooms

Friday, April 10, 2020: Robot Roundup

K-2: Become a robotics engineer! Explore high-tech Sphero robots, complete a bridge challenge, design a robot maze with Ozobots and more.
3-4: Think like an engineer! Design and test a contraption in which a Sphero robot will carry a load of pennies across a body of water and more.
5-8: Go for gold! Get ready for the 2020 Olympics and explore flags of the world by making a course for Sphero robots and more.

May
8
Fri
Home School Days: All About Mars @ Classrooms
May 8 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Home School Days: All About Mars @ Classrooms

Friday, May 8, 2020: All About Mars

K-2: Take off to Mars! Learn about the Mars 2020 rover, create a model of the solar system, build an edible rover and more.
3-4: Become an astronomer! Learn planet sizes using models of Earth, Mars and Earth’s moon, use the Challenger Rover app to explore Martian geology and more.
5-8: Travel around the Sun! Examine the sizes of Earth, Mars and Earth’s moon using models, use the Challenger Rover app to explore Mars, study concepts of gravity and escape velocity and more.