​​2500 Old Alabama Rd.
Suite 5 - Science Center    
Suite 21 - STEM Lab 
Roswell, GA 30076    
770 641-9336

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​​​​​Our homeschool courses are designed by scientists and educators to supplement homeschool science curricula through fun, hands-on science experiments and activities. Students can register as a course or as individual workshops. A minimum of 6 participants is required for each class. There is a 10% off early registration discount through July 31. 10% off sibling discount available beginning August 1.


FALL COURSE SCHEDULE - September 9 - December 13, 2019 (12 weeks, no classes October 11-18, November 4, 5 or November 25-29)
PLEASE NOTE: We have two classrooms, our main Science Center (suite 5), and our new STEM Lab (suite 21, just up the sidewalk). Please make note of where your child's class will meet.


PHYSICS IN ACTION
Mondays, September 9-December 9 (no class October 14, or November 4 and 25; 11 weeks) 
9:30am-10:45pm
Ages 8-10
Students study physics by investigating every-day actions and interactions of matter, force, motion and energy. Labs focus on hands-on physics activities and experiments to explore the fundamentals of this scientific disciplines. All lab costs are included in registration fee. Course enrollment is limited to 12 students. 
Descriptions for individual labs can be found here.​​

•    Minute to Win It: Science Edition – Monday, September 9
•    LEGO® Racers – Monday, September 16
•    Motion in Dimensions – Monday, September 23
•    Newton’s Laws of Motion – Monday, September 30
•    Forces in Action – Monday, October 7
•    Mass and Collisions – Monday, October 21
•    Force of Gravity – Monday, October 28
•    States of Matter – Monday, November 11
•    Oscillations – Monday, November 18
•    Thermodynamics – Monday, December 2
•    Electricity and Magnetism – Monday, December 9

Instructor: Candra Umunna, BSc
Location: Science Center (suite 5)
Course fee: $200 OR $20/lab 
10% off early registration discount through July 31
10% off sibling discount available beginning August 1

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BUG SCIENCE
Mondays, September 9-December 9 (no class October 14, or November 4 and 25; 11 weeks) 
11:00am-12:15pm
Ages 8-10
Explore what it means to be an Entomologist, and get an up close look of your local area through insect collection and identification. Students learn the biology, ecology and anatomy of bugs through field and lab observation, experimentation, microscopy and dissection. All lab costs are included in registration fee. Course enrollment is limited to 12 students. 
Descriptions for individual labs can be found here.​​

•    Insect Classification – Monday, September 9
•    Bug Anatomy and Adaptations – Monday, September 16
•    Creating an Insect Collection – Monday, September 23
•    Insect Life Cycles – Monday, September 30
•    ​Bug Habitats and Gardens – Monday, October 7
•    Pollination – Monday, October 21
•    Insect Host Plants – Monday, October 28
•    Crime-Solving Bugs – Monday, November 11
•    Ladybug Science – Monday, November 18
•    Common Pests – Monday, December 2
•    Insects Around the World – Monday, December 9

Instructor: Katie, Sheffield, BSc
Location: Science Center (suite 5)
Course fee: $200 OR $20/lab 
10% off early registration discount through July 31
10% off sibling discount available beginning August 1

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REAL-WORLD CHEMISTRY LAB
Wednesdays, September 11-December 11 (no class October 16 or November 27; 12 weeks)
9:30am-10:45am
Ages 8-10
In this course, students learn about chemistry in every-day things, including why we call water “H20,” how tie dying works, and why things burn. We focus on the periodic table and atomic structure throughout the course, and conduct hands-on activities and experiments in each lab. All lab costs are included in registration fee. Course enrollment is limited to 12 students. 
Descriptions for individual labs can be found here.​
 
•    Periodic Table Basics – Wednesday, September 11
•    Density = Mass/Volume – Wednesday, September 18
•    Hydrogen: Acids and Bases – Wednesday, September 25
•    Carbon: Life’s Necessary Element – Wednesday, October 2
•    Tie Dye Chemical Reactions – Wednesday, October 9
•    Types of Pressure – Wednesday, October 23
•    Copper: Electrochemistry – Wednesday, October 30
•    Insulators and Conductors – Wednesday, November 6
•    Sodium: Crystallization and Polymers – Wednesday, November 13
•    Boron: More Crystallization and Slime – Wednesday, November 20
•    Iodine: Clock Reactions and Starch Testing – Wednesday, December 4
•    Phosphorus: Fire Science – Wednesday, December 11

Instructor: Christina St. Martin, BSc 
Location: Science Center (suite 5)
Course fee: $220 OR $20/lab 
10% off early registration discount through July 31
10% off sibling discount available beginning August 1

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ELEMENTARY SCIENCE LAB
Wednesdays, September 11-December 11 (no class October 16 or November 27; 12 weeks)
11:00am-12:15pm
Ages 8-10
This semester, students experiment with chemistry, physics and biology as they investigate the world around them from a scientific perspective. We explore states of matter and non-Newtonian fluids, use scientific tools to measure and conduct experiments, investigate the characteristics of water, light and sound, study force and motion, collect data and more. All lab costs are included in registration fee. Course enrollment is limited to 12 students. 
Descriptions for individual labs can be found here.

•    Unusual States of Matter – Wednesday, September 11
•    Superbug Metrics – Wednesday, September 18
•    The Mass of Gas – Wednesday, September 25
•    Water Science – Wednesday, October 2
•    Chemistry Potions – Wednesday, October 9
•    Science of Light – Wednesday, October 23
•    Science of Sound – Wednesday, October 30
•    Magnetic Forces and Ferrofluid – Wednesday, November 6
•    Rube Goldberg Challenge – Wednesday, November 13
•    Diffusion and Osmosis – Wednesday, November 20
•    Microscopy – Wednesday, December 4
•    Graphing Experiments – Wednesday, December 11

Instructor: Karen Berry, MSc 
Location: Science Center (suite 5)
Course fee: $220 OR $20/lab 
10% off early registration discount through July 31
10% off sibling discount available beginning August 1
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​homeschool courses - Elementary (ages 8-10)

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