Winter Science Series, 2013 - Grades 6-8

Youth Programs

 

Register for all 4 classes - $40

or

Register For Individual Sessions (below) - $10 each
 
All classes take place on Thursday evenings from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.
in the Classroom building on Campus -
Click here to see map .


 

Hockey Engineering  
Thursday, February 6
Have you ever wondered what makes a hockey puck move? In Hockey Engineering, you will learn about the forces behind this winter sport and get a chance to design a new and improved puck!

Blizzard in a Jar   
Thursday, February 13
It’s cold outside, but have you ever thought about creating your own blizzard inside? Through the use of benzoic acid, you will have an opportunity to create your own blizzard in a jar!

Milk Moo-vement   
Thursday, February 20
On your marks, get set, GO! It’s a race for the finish line when you test different types of milk to determine their viscosity rate. Based on your new knowledge of viscosity you will identify the unknown substances as they race across the finish line. Which type of milk ‘moo’ves the fastest?!

Don’t Break the Egg 
Thursday, February 27
You will get the chance to act as an engineer for NASA to recreate the Mars rover landing. Using an egg and simple materials, you will design a lander which can survive the impact of landing on Mars. Remember, don’t break the egg! 

 


For more information, please contact Youth Programs at:
(605) 394-2693
youthprograms@sdsmt.edu