Space Alien Travelers - 5 Day

Earth Science, Secret Codes, Nature, Space and the Science Behind Sports! more info...
Location: Des Peres Community Center (The Lodge)
Dates: Monday, July 27, 2020 -
Friday, July 31, 2020 details
Grades: K - Gr 5
Section #: DPCC018
Registration closes: Tuesday, July 21, 2020
PRICE: $280/Member; $294/Resident; $336/Non-Resident

Registration

Registration opens February 24 for residents and members and February 26 for non-residents.
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Phone: (314) 835-6150



Description

Children will discover how to send secret messages using special codes, explore their environment, and find out how science can help us to protect our planet. Your Junior Mad Scientist will learn how Newton's laws are at work in their favorite sports and join the ranks of space scientists examining the mysteries of the solar system!

Additional Information

Earth Awareness
Discover how science will help Earthlings protect their planet. Learn the basics of water pollution and acid rain. Use the powers of Sol (the name of Earth’s sun) to make a leaf picture on sun print paper & to make nachos. Make your own recycled paper!
Mad Messages
Discover how Earthlings send secret messages using special codes! Learn about Earthing Samuel Morse’s code. Create your very own colorful transparency picture that shines like a rainbow. Find out how our special goldenrod paper mysteriously changes red!
Nature
On Earth, you can chuck that space suit & enjoy nature! Learn about flowers & change a carnation's color. Pound real flowers into a mosaic on paper. Decorate a hat to protect yourself from the sun. Learn about animals & make a plaster cast of their feet.
Science of Sport
Discover how Earth’s sports work using Earthling Sir Isaac Newton’s Laws of Motion. Learn how Earthlings move & improve the sports we play too. Test theories with astroblasters and an egg toss. Find how to keep your balance with your balancing take-home.
Space Day
You’ve made some friends on Earth and now you want to invite them to your planet. Teach them how to live and play in space. Get the water to stay in the cup when it is upside down. Explore how space suits keep us warm. Experience a water rocket launch.

Schedule

Monday, July 27, 2020
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday, July 28, 2020
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday, July 29, 2020
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Thursday, July 30, 2020
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday, July 31, 2020
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

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