Expedition Energy with Mad Science
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This hands-on After School Program explores the energy in Light, Sound,Electricity, and more. Students learn how they interpret, or even mis-interpret,the world around them. They then use some of their own energy to explore thescience of heat! This is a program of hands-on activities, stunning demonstrations, and inquiry-based discussions.
Learn about electricity, its properties and its role in natural phenomena. Make
indoor lightning while conducting hair-raising experiments with our electrostatic generator.
Investigate the powers and daily uses of magnets. Test for magnetic fields, and
then demonstrate what you have learned with your own magnet lab.
Build your own periscope while learning about optics, reflection and sight.
Watch celebrity images change before your very eyes! Seeing is not always
Lights ... Color... Action!
Uncover the hidden components in ordinary light and build your own Newton's
color wheel to prove it. Attend a spectacular chemical energy display!
Discover sound, sound waves and the way household items can be used to create
amazing movie effects. Use our multi-effects processor to alter your voice with
lots of cool special effects.
Learn about nutrition and fitness while focusing on a healthy diet and lifestyle.
Stimulate enthusiasm for personal health and cultivate a healthy attitude toward
nutrition and fitness. Take home a Mad Science Step-o-Meter, a real pedometer!
WHO: Grades K - 2
WHEN: Wednesday's immediately afterschool until 3:45PM
WHERE: Forestdale School
COST: $100(R) $110 (NR)
If you require modifications and/ or accommodations to participate in this program please call 508-888-4361