Activity Detail

Crazy Chemworks - 9 weeks

Discover the world of pH! Mix up chemical reactions! more info...
Location: Mallinckrodt Gifted Academy of Instruction
Dates: Wednesday, March 25, 2020 -
Wednesday, May 20, 2020 details
Grades: K - Gr 5
Section #: MLNKT014
Registration closes: Friday, March 20, 2020


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Name: Mallinckrodt Academy of Gifted Instruction PTO


Enter the world of chemistry! Make gooey slime, discover what makes reactions go, learn to use the tools that chemists use. Watch bubbling potions pop their tops! Turn cool colors with temperature and pH changes and see what makes things glow in the dark. Polymers and catalysts are just two of the fascinating concepts our young Mad Scientists explore in this thrilling trip through the world of the chemistry lab! Plus a bonus class!

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Chem in a Flash
Hop on board the chemistry express for a high-speed science experience! Perform instantaneous experiments in this fast-paced class on split-second reactions that go like mad! Pick up an Action Flask and have a blast!
Dry Ice Capades
Manipulate matter in all of its three states! Melt metal in boiling water and freeze water with just a breath of dry ice! Use your Thermocolor Cup to test the temperature of liquid matter in your home!
Glow Show
Discover amazing things that glow bright in the dark and come to light! Probe the properties of light and explore some unusual applications of glow-in-the-dark technology! Explore phosphorescence with your Glow Show Card.
Junior Reactors
Create a tiny world of atoms with your very own set of Atomic Coins! Learn to recognize chemical reactions and mix up a few reactive ingredients for some sensational results!
Lab Works
Use your hands as a real Mad Scientist in this whirlwind class on how a lab works! Learn to manipulate laboratory equipment at your personal lab bench, and take home your very own Graduated Gear to continue your research!
pH Phactor
Slide down the colorful pH scale and into the world of acids and bases! Explore pH extremes with your Reaction Tube in what is sure-to-be a popping experience! Discover whether liquids found in your home are acids or bases using your personal pH Paper.
Slime Time
Ooze into a gooey hour of sliming around! Create slime using the Mad Science recipe, and then enter the Slime Olympics! Take home your own concoction of Mad Science Slime!
Super Power Sources
How do we make electricity? Children explore renewable and non-renewable resources for power generation. They use mechanical force to turn on fans, and find out what makes a battery work. The Crank'n Shine gives children a chance to generate light!
Super Sticky Stuff
Stick it to the walls, and push the power of tape to the limits in this adhesive hour on things that cling! Build a bond with glue and get attached to Professor Beakerdude!


Wednesday, March 25, 2020
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Wednesday, April 1, 2020
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Wednesday, April 8, 2020
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Wednesday, April 15, 2020
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Wednesday, April 22, 2020
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Wednesday, April 29, 2020
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Wednesday, May 6, 2020
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Wednesday, May 13, 2020
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Wednesday, May 20, 2020
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM

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