Ages 8-12 yrs

Science Writing Workshop : Becoming a STEM Storyteller

What transforms a list of facts into a story you can’t put down? What connects the “what” of science to the “how” and “why?” Science writing is about far more than just getting the facts right. Join Amanda Baker, the science writer behind Smore’s Science Like a Girl cover stories, and learn just how much of writing process happens before the first word ever makes in on the page. From cra ...

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Ages 8-12 yrs

This is ROCKET SCIENCE !

Have you ever wondered how rockets fly? How something that big and heavy can safely transport humans into space, away from Earth's strong gravitational pull? Join me in this LIVE class to learn about the science behind how rockets work, their parts, and the history that NASA and SpaceX are making in rocket science! Once we have learned and discussed the fascinating story behind rockets, we will experiment by building our very own straw ...

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Ages 8-12 yrs

Can I Borrow A Pencil?: Introduction to Sketchnoting

Come say hello to the powerful doodler inside of you! This hands-on, create to connect and doodle to learn session will have you learning, experiencing and practicing how to connect your thinking, imagination and learning to images and words through a strategy called Sketchnoting. Because when we visualize our thinking and doodle to learn we sharpen our thinking, connect deeper with our learning, lengthen retention, improve understanding, strengt ...

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Ages 8-12 yrs

Forensic Science Investigation for Kids

Join forensic specialist, Scott Mark, to learn about what it means to be a forensic investigator, and learn how you can apply the science you may already know, to solve crimes. 

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Ages 8-12 yrs

Design Thinking for Kids. Based on Stanford D-Schools Creative Thinking Framework

A hands-on workshop that takes the kids through the design thinking process. Kids will get to tap into their creativity and learn to define problems and design innovative solutions. In this fun interactive workshop, children will be challenged to work as designers to design a mobile phone app. Using the worksheets provided, we will learn to brainstorm, prototype, and test our ideas based on Stanford D-school’s 5 step design thinking an ...

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Ages 8-12 yrs ( 6-8 with adult supervision)

Google Animation Workshop

Students will tap into their creative side and become an author and a digital illustrator by creating their own animations! Students will need a Google account (or can use a parent's with permission) and a computer. They will be taken on a step-by-step process to successfully create an animation using Google Slides. Throughout this process, students will be learning new unique tools Google Slides has to offer. Join us on this awesome creative d ...

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