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Sys 5 Techno-Connections (4 wks - 1st)

Techno-Connections more info...
Location: Friendly Hills Middle School
Dates: Tuesday, January 29, 2019 - Tuesday, February 26, 2019details
Grades: Gr 5 - Gr 6
Section #: FRNDLYHILL001
Registration closes: Tuesday, January 29, 2019


Registration is handled by TriDistrict Community Education.
Name: Community Education
Phone: 651-403-8054

Join Mad Science as we connect with technology! Experience the basic forces that make technology possible: use Newton’s laws to make things move and convert potential energy into kinetic energy. Construct a taco battery and see the components of white light and make light from a liquid. Continue your exploration at home with your Catapult, Inertia Kit, Crank’n Shine Flashlight, and Glow Sheet.
Energy Burst
Try some Stretchy Science! Use a variety of toys to experiment with the conversion of potential energy into kinetic energy. Watch light energy turn a radiometer. Build and take home your own catapult.
Glow Show
Probe the properties of light and explore applications of glow-in-the-dark technology! Discover amazing things that glow in the dark and watch chemiluminescence as two liquids mix to create light! Have at-home fun in the dark with your Glow Sheet!
Moving Motion
Newton’s Laws of Motion are about much more than apples! Yank a cloth from under the dishes and experiment with a test crash dummy. Can you pass the Egg Drop Challenge? Make your own Inertia Kit to continue experimenting at home
Super Power Sources
Examine alternative energy sources, experiment with batteries, solar cells and a wind turbine. You will never be left in the dark when you have your very own handheld electricity generating flashlight. No batteries required, just squeeze the handle.
Scheduled DateTime
Tuesday, February 05, 20193:25 PM - 4:25 PM
Tuesday, February 12, 20193:25 PM - 4:25 PM
Tuesday, February 19, 20193:25 PM - 4:25 PM
Tuesday, February 26, 20193:25 PM - 4:25 PM

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