The Seaborg Mathematics & Science Center

2013 Fall Weekend College for Kids

**Fall 2014  Class offering will be available in September *** 
ALL classes run from 9:00 a.m. - noon.

Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013

Grades K-1Fall Trees – Observe trees, identify the parts of trees, and compare trees for similarities and differences.

Grades 2 & 3Bones – Locate and learn the name and orientation of the most important bones in your body.

Grades 4 - 6Separating Mixtures – Make mixtures and solutions, with different solids and liquids to learn how to then separate the mixtures and solutions using screens, filters, and evaporation.

Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013

Grades K-1Leaves – Observe and compare the size, shapes, textures, and colors of leaves.

Grades 2 & 3Joints – Observe human joints, their versatility, and compare them to mechanical structures.

Grades 4 - 6Reaching Saturation – Investigate the behavior of solid materials in water to understand the concept of saturation and compare the solubility of materials in liquids.

Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013

Grades K-1Trees through the Seasons – Observe seasonal changes in trees, the structures of their tree parts, and compare changes in parts of different types of trees.

Grades 2-3Muscles – Build an operating model to demonstrate how muscles, tendons, and sometimes ligaments work together to move various parts of your body.

Grades 4 - 6Chemical Reactions – Observe materials before and after a chemical reaction. Compare and identify the properties of the products of different reactions.
 

The Seaborg Center accepts credit cards or checks payable to Northern Michigan University.

Mailing address: Northern Michigan University
                         Seaborg Center
                         1401 Presque Isle
                         Marquette, MI