NASA: Journey into Outer Space- 4 Half-day Camp

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Location: MCC-Blue River
Dates: Monday, March 23, 2020 -
Thursday, March 26, 2020 details
Grades: Gr 2 - Gr 6
Section #: MCCBR011
Registration closes: Monday, March 16, 2020
PRICE: 130.00


Search for Mad Science!
Name: Maple Woods
Phone: (816) 604-3011


From our Earth's atmosphere to the outer reaches of our solar system, this hands-on program for children ages 7-12 sends them on a quest for exploration! Comets, planets, stars and more are all waiting to be discovered. Learn about the four forces of flight, the challenges of space travel, and even participate in a rocket launch!

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Atmosphere and Beyond
We're on a mission to explore the atmosphere on Earth and beyond! Travel to the end of the rainbow and make a sunset! Mix up planetary atmospheres, one molecule at a time. See how stars twinkle.
Living in Space
Experience the life of an astronaut as you suit up for space flight! Use teamwork to complete an important space mission, build a model space station and make your very own Cosmic Chronometer watch to measure the time here on earth!
Planets and Moons
Explore the farthest reaches of the solar system and create a lunar eclipse in this "mad" planetary tour! Learn how the planets stack up. Take-Home: Kepler's Cube.
Rocket Science
This is your chance to be a rocket scientist! Explore the science involved in rocket construction as you build your own rocket.
Space Phenomena
Probe the mysteries of meteors and bounce around satellite light in this phenomenal program on space events! See comets up close as one is formed before your eyes.
Space Technology
Discover technology designed for outer space! Steer a laser beam through a maze, find hidden mountains using principles of radar technology discover everyday objects designed for use in space.
Space Travel
Race a balloon rocket and design your own car engine as you learn about thrust. See the principles of propulsion at work in a real rocket launch.
Sun and Stars
This stellar program is your ticket to the stars! Watch star dust burn, and journey through a soapy galaxy as you investigate the life cycle of stars.


Monday, March 23, 2020
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday, March 24, 2020
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday, March 25, 2020
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Thursday, March 26, 2020
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Please specify the 'Dismissal Options' to let us know where to direct your child after the class