The Seaborg Mathematics & Science Center

2014 Fall Weekend College for Kids

Enrichment classes for students in grades K-6. 

All classes run from 9 a.m. - noon.

Saturday, October 4, 2014

Grades K-1Discovering the Rain Forest – Want to fly with bats and toucans?  Hop among tree frogs?  Run with Jaguars? Explore and experience the science and life of the Rainforest!

Grades 2-3It's OK to Play with your FoodLet's get weird and wacky with these food science experiments.  Blow up marshmallows, eat candles, and so much more.  Test your "egg-spectations" and prepare to be amazed.

Grades 4-6This May SHOCK You – Come explore static and current electricity.  Put your scientist skills to work by creating electricity using pop cans, balloons, shoe boxes, fruit, and even the common potato.

Saturday, October 25, 2014

Grades K-1Spooky Science – Enjoy a morning full of spooky Halloween science experiments!  Make glow in the dark slime, create a foaming ghost, and dissolve marshmallows in this fun and exciting science class.

Grades 2-3Teapots to Toilets:  Science in the Home – From kitchen to bathrooms, and anything in between, your house if full of cool experiments for you to explore.  Come do the messy experiments that mom and dad won't let you do at home!

Grades 4-6Reaping the Seeds of Minecraft – If you were one of the only people left on the Earth would you know how to survive?  Grow your own society from the grid up using seeds, soil, and Minecraft.

Saturday, November 15, 2014

Grades K-1Oceans, Animals, Waves, Oh My! – Come explore the depths of the oceans and the creatures that call it home.  Make a splash creating your own waves, learn why the ocean is salty, and find out how waves make beach glass.  This beats Shark Week!

Grades 2-3Racing into Force and Motion – How can you make objects go faster and farther?  Come experiment with force and motion by swinging things from the ceiling and competing to make your car #1!

Grades 4-6Cell You What! – Cells make up living things, but what makes up cells?  Join us in exploring cells and learn how they function.  Come get cell-smart and leave with an edible creation!
 

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