Activity Detail

Toying Around with Science

Toying Around with Science more info...
Location: Ellison Elementary
Dates: Monday, April 6, 2020 -
Monday, May 11, 2020 details
Grades: K - Gr 6
Section #: Ellison II - Mon
Registration closes: Monday, April 6, 2020
PRICE: $110.00


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Bugs! - Students will explore the world’s most abundant
animals!  How do insects defend
themselves?  What is their role in the
ecosystem?  These questions and more will
be answered with fun, hands-on activities that introduce these fascinating
creatures, found everywhere! 

Mad Science Machines - Peek into a class to watch
elementary-age engineers hard at work with pulleys and levers.  They will design, problem-solve, and have a
whole lot of fun!  Students will even
take home a cool Mad Science Machine that they built themselves!

Movie Effects - Grab your popcorn but don’t sit back!  We’re going to learn first-hand how advances
in science and technology make our favorite special effects possible!  Children will take home their own Cartoon Creator!  It’s Einstein meets Spielberg in a class of

Science of Toys - Children will discover the science behind
some of their favorite toys in this fun-packed program!  Children aren’t the only ones with the energy
to play, their toys are packed with it too! 
This explains Yo-yo tricks, the amazing “String Thing” and much
more!  Further Physics fun awaits them at
home with their yo-yo.

Earth Works - Take a voyage to the center of the Earth!
We'll investigate the powerful processes that shape the planet and form
remarkable rocks, magnificent minerals, and glittering gems! Children will take
home a Sedimentary Stacker that they have built themselves.

Detective Science - Discover how science is used to solve
real crimes!  Watch as the classroom is
transformed into a crime lab for this exciting exploration of the fundamentals
of forensics. Children will even take home their very own Personal
Profiler.  It’s so much fun, it’s


Monday, April 6, 2020
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Monday, April 13, 2020
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Monday, April 20, 2020
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Monday, April 27, 2020
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Monday, May 4, 2020
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Monday, May 11, 2020
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Please specify the 'Dismissal Options' to let us know where to direct your child after the class