Activity Detail

System 4-4: Inventive Investigation

Toying with Science more info...
Location: Prairie Ridge Elementary
Dates: Tuesday, March 3, 2020 -
Tuesday, March 31, 2020 details
Grades: K
Section #: PRDG023
Registration closes: Wednesday, January 8, 2020
PRICE: $55.00
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How do bugs defend themselves? How are toys related to science? Children will examine the science behind popular toys and get a buzz out the amazing world of insects! Your Mad Scientist will build their own Mad Science Machine, and learn how to create a short animated cartoon!

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Welcome to the realm of insects! Learn about their fabulous flying abilities, their unique eyesight, and the way that they defend themselves against predators. See how camouflage works and investigate how bugs can be helpful to our environment.
Find out that the earth beneath your feet is more than meets the eye in this introductory program on earth science. Uncover the forces that create earthquakes and learn how mountains are formed. See minerals fluoresce before your very eyes!
Mad Science Machines
Find out how simple machines make our lives easier. Assemble a catapult and try out different types of levers, wedges, incline planes, wheels and axles, and pulleys.
Movie Effects
Sit in a director's chair and discover why science is the real star on the big screen! Discover how 3-D images, sound effects, and special effects are made.


Tuesday, March 3, 2020
3:50 PM - 4:50 PM
Tuesday, March 10, 2020
3:50 PM - 4:50 PM
Tuesday, March 24, 2020
3:50 PM - 4:50 PM
Tuesday, March 31, 2020
3:50 PM - 4:50 PM

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