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Energize It (8 Weeks)

Energize your mind with Mad Science! more info...
Location: Lyseth Elementary, 175 Auburn St, Portland, ME 04103
Dates: Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - Wednesday, June 06, 2018details
Grades: K - Gr 5
Section #: LYS001035
# Openings: 14
Registration closes: Wednesday, April 18, 2018
PRICE:$90.00



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Energize your mind with Mad Science as we explore the many facets of energy and motion! Reach for your potential…and kinetic energy as you experiment with gadgets, cars, and catapults. Get Loco with Newton as you learn his three Law’s of Motion. Conduct hair raising experiments with an Electrostatic Generator. Hop on board the chemistry express for a high-speed science experiment with split-second reactions that go like mad! Are you ready for some sparks in this animated romp into energy? Put your seat belt on…this program is so energizing, even gravity won’t keep you down!
Energy Burst
This energetic class explores energy transfer and energy conversion! Children jump and push up to reach their potential. They stretch and release wound rubber band gadgets. There is time to unwind with windup toys that swim, hop and flip. Children spring
Fun-damental Forces
Find out what makes the world go around in an entertaining introduction to the basic concepts of forces. Sir Isaac Newton would be proud when young scientists investigate his law of inertia. Children experiment with mass and balance using their own center
Glow Show
This class concentrates on how we perceive light and its effect on objects. The concept of how colors are perceived in white light is presented using a hands-on, tricolor experiment. Next, the nature of fluorescence and phosphorescence are unveiled...
Harnessing Heat
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Optical Illusions
This topsy-turvy class challenges children to see the physics of optical illusions. Children discover optical illusions as a twisting coil climbs up and down without moving, and when a towel turns into a dog! Children manipulate flexible mirrors and more.
pH Phactor
Students explore the crazy chemistry of acids and bases in this fascinating one-hour program on the pH scale. The pH Phactors hydrogen and hydroxide give a colorful introduction, and the Phantastic pH test is applied to common household chemicals. Student
Science of Magic
Science of Magic leaves children astounded, amazed, and educated! They learn how magicians use our assumptions and perceptions about the world to entertain us. Discovering how to make objects disappear and reappear with optical illusions and other magic.
Slime Time
The Mad Science Slime recipe is revealed in this ooey gooey chemistry class! Students will learn about slime and its basic ingredients in a series of hands-on activities. Polymer paper clips and cross-linking magnetic marbles will help to examine slime!
Scheduled DateTime
Wednesday, April 11, 20182:40 PM - 3:40 PM
Wednesday, April 25, 20182:40 PM - 3:40 PM
Wednesday, May 02, 20182:40 PM - 3:40 PM
Wednesday, May 09, 20182:40 PM - 3:40 PM
Wednesday, May 16, 20182:40 PM - 3:40 PM
Wednesday, May 23, 20182:40 PM - 3:40 PM
Wednesday, May 30, 20182:40 PM - 3:40 PM
Wednesday, June 06, 20183:40 PM - 4:40 PM

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