Activity Detail

NASA Academy of Future Space Explorers - 8 week

Discover about space and space travel! more info...
Location: Eagleview Elementary
Dates: Tuesday, October 1, 2019 -
Tuesday, November 26, 2019 details
Grades: K - Gr 1
Section #: EAGLE001
Registration closes: Wednesday, September 25, 2019
PRICE: $105.00

Registration

CALL TO REGISTER: Online registration for this class is currently closed but you may give us a call at 314-991-8000.



Description

EXPLORE THE EARTH, MOON, MARS… AND BEYOND!

Mad Science and NASA have teamed up to bring you the excitement and wonder of space in the NASA Academy of Future Space Explorers After-School Program!

DISCOVER THE NASA ACADEMY OF FUTURE SPACE EXPLORERS!

Developed in cooperation with NASA, the Academy of Future Space Explorers takes children on a voyage of discovery. With unique hands-on activities, amazing demonstrations and fun educational take-homes, this is an experience that is truly out of this world!


**This class is currently full.**

You may sign up for the waiting list. If space does become available, we will contact you via email to let you know how to complete the registration.

Additional Information

Atmosphere and Beyond
We’re on a mission to explore the atmosphere on Earth, and beyond! Travel to the end of the rainbow and make a sunset. Mix up various planetary atmospheres, one molecule at a time.
Living in Space
Experience the life of an astronaut as you suit up for space flight! Use teamwork to complete an important space mission. Bring home the challenge of repairing a solar panel on the ISS with your very own Mad Science Spacewalk Mission.
Planets and Moons
Explore the farthest reaches of our solar system and create a lunar eclipse on our home planet. See the size difference between the Earth and its moon. Build your very own Mad Science® Gravity Assisted Launcher to simulate gravitational pull.
Rocket Science
This is your chance to be a rocket scientist! Investigate the four forces of flight with the help of a Unique Flying Object! Explore the science involved in rocket construction as you build your own Skyblazer II RocketTM that you can take home!
Space Phenomena
Probe the mysteries of meteors and bounce around satellite light in this phenomenal program on space events. Take home a Mad Science® Space Telescope to explore faraway objects just like the satellites orbiting around the Earth!
Space Technology
Discover technology that’s out of this world! Steer a laser beam through a maze, and discover everyday objects originally designed for use in space! Take home a Mad Science Stereoscopic Viewer and observe actual 3-D images from NASA’s probe transmissions.
Space Travel
Learn what it takes to be a true globetrotter! Race a rocket and design your own car engine as you learn about thrust. See the principles of propulsion at work in a real rocket launch and build your very own Mad Science® Space Copter to fly to the skies!
Sun and Stars
This stellar program leads you through the life cycles of the stars! Learn about our star; the sun, and see stardust form. Use your Mad Science® Cosmic Disk and new found knowledge about the constellations to navigate the night sky!

Schedule

Tuesday, October 1, 2019
3:15 PM - 4:15 PM
Tuesday, October 8, 2019
3:15 PM - 4:15 PM
Tuesday, October 15, 2019
3:15 PM - 4:15 PM
Tuesday, October 22, 2019
3:15 PM - 4:15 PM
Tuesday, October 29, 2019
3:15 PM - 4:15 PM
Tuesday, November 5, 2019
3:15 PM - 4:15 PM
Tuesday, November 19, 2019
3:15 PM - 4:15 PM
Tuesday, November 26, 2019
3:15 PM - 4:15 PM

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