Dr. Tonya teaches homeschool workshops at Grant Park Academy of the Arts (486 Park Ave. SE, 3rd floor, Atlanta, GA 30312).  Homeschool schedule and registration information can be found at https://grantparkarts.com/homeschooling/course-listing.


UPCOMING SPRING 2019 WORKSHOPS​ IN GRANT PARK


DNA
Friday, January 25
Ages 5-8 - 11:30am-12:30pm
Ages 9-11 - 12:30pm-1:30pm

Learn about our genetic code as we build a DNA model and extract DNA from strawberries.
Instructor: Tonya Shearer, PhD 
Workshop fee: $20 

REGISTER at Grant Park Arts website


Polymer Science
Friday, February 22
Ages 5-8 - 11:30am-12:30pm
Ages 9-11 - 12:30pm-1:30pm
Experiment with polymers in our everyday lives, including investigations with diapers and water beads.
Instructor: Tonya Shearer, PhD 
Workshop fee: $20 ​

REGISTER at Grant Park Arts website


Owl Pellets
Friday, March 22
Ages 5-8 - 11:30am-12:30pm
Ages 9-11 - 12:30pm-1:30pm
Learn more about food webs as we dissect owl pellets to see what these birds of prey eat.
Instructor: Tonya Shearer, PhD 
Workshop fee: $20 ​

REGISTER at Grant Park Arts website


Rocks and Crystals
Friday, April 26
Ages 5-8 - 11:30am-12:30pm
Ages 9-11 - 12:30pm-1:30pm
Study the rock cycle by modeling how rocks form, and crack open a geode to learn about mineral crystallization.
Instructor: Candra Umunna
Workshop fee: $20 ​

REGISTER at Grant Park Arts website


The Periodic Table
Friday, May 17
Ages 5-8 - 11:30am-12:30pm
Ages 9-11 - 12:30pm-1:30pm
Investigate the elements and their atomic structure, learn how the periodic table is set up, and figure out why we call water "H2O."
Instructor: Tonya Shearer, PhD 
Workshop fee: $20 ​

REGISTER at Grant Park Arts website


​homeschool workshops in grant park

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