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% sibling discount for siblings registering for the same class.
SPRING COURSE SCHEDULE - January 28 - May 3, 2019 (12 weeks, no classes February 15-22, March 11, April 1-5 )
MIDDLE SCHOOL LIFE SCIENCE II Mondays, Jan 28 – Apr 29 (no class Feb 18, Mar 11 or Apr 1; 11 weeks) 9:30am-11:30am Ages 11-14 The focus of Life Science II includes population, community and ecosystem processes, plant classification, animal phyla and body systems. Classes include hands-on lab activities and training, including several organism and organ dissections. Students that did not participate in our Life Science I class in the fall semester are welcome to register for our Life Science II course. Course fee includes all lab materials.
LEGO® MINDSTORM® ROBOTICS LAB Mondays, Jan 28 – Apr 29 (no class Feb 18, Mar 11 or Apr 1; 11 weeks) 11:45am-1:00pm Ages 11-14 In this student-led robotics lab, students work in small groups to build, program and complete challenges at their own pace. Using Mindstorm® EV3 kits and software, students learn robot design and programming basics. This hands-on course is open to a limited number of students due to availability of our robot kits, and registration is on a first-come-first-serve basis, so register early! Students are welcome to bring their lunch.
Location: STEM Lab (suite 21) $220 REGISTER
TINKERCAD BASICS Tuesdays, Jan 29 – Apr 30 (no class Feb 19, Apr 2; 12 weeks) 10:30am-12:00pm Ages 8-12 Learn the art of 3D modeling with Tinkercad! Tinkercad is a free, easy-to-use app for 3D design, electronics, and coding. Quickly turn your idea into a CAD model for a 3D printer with Tinkered. Students take home their designed models once they are printed on an offsite 3D printer. Course is limited to 12 participants. Registration for this course closes on January 15, 2019. Instructor: Claudia McClelland from Claudia's Creative Corner Location: STEM Lab (suite 21) $380 REGISTER