2015 Winter Weekend College for Kids

Enrichment classes for students in grades K-6.
ALL classes run from 9:00 am - Noon

Register online or contact the Seaborg Center at 227-2002

** During the winter months and the possibility of severe conditions, please refer to our Inclement Weather Policy **

Saturday, February 7, 2015

Grades K-1Who Stole the Cookies? – We need your help!  Come solve the mystery of the missing cookies.  Put on your detective cap and explore fingerprints, magnifying glasses, and secret clues to catch the thief!

Grades 2 & 3Sink or Float? Build a Boat! – Don’t go down with your ship.  Explore buoyancy by experimenting with different materials.  Use that knowledge to build a boat that can stand up to the competition.  Don’t get thrown overboard!

Grades 4 - 6The Disaster Zone:  Proceed with Caution!! – Want to play Mother Nature?  Make twisting tornadoes, observe a volcanic eruption, and brace yourself as we try to “bring the house down.”  Come explore our Earth’s natural disasters!

Saturday, April 4, 2015

Grades K-1– Scent-sational Senses – How do your senses help you find out more about something?  Explore the use of sight, taste, touch, smell, and hearing through fun-filled interactive activities!

Grades 2 & 3Walk, Sneak, Hop, Glide, or Creep – If you could be any animal, what would you be?  Join us as we slither into animal classifications and crawl into their habitats.  Prepare yourself for a journey of animal investigation! 

Grades 4 - 6How to Build a Dragon – Our dragons are in danger!  Join the great Dragon Keepers in saving the dragon families!  Use DNA, genetics, natural selection and adaptation to save them!

Saturday, April 25, 2015

Grades K-1Lights, Colors, ACTION!  – What’s faster than a cheetah, keeps away the monsters, and makes a rainbow?  Light!  Come explore color and how light bends and moves using flashlights, mirrors, and spoons.

Grades 2-3School of Rock! – Are you ready to ROCK?  Take a world tour of the rock cycle, stopping to examine the Earth’s layers and identify the rocks and minerals around us.  Can you dig it?

Grades 4-6Slow the Flow:  Save H2O!  – If water was $1.00, would you save it?  Investigate the ways we use water while learning how to “slow the flow” of wasted water.  Come see the many ways we can make water drinkable!

 

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

Mailing address:
Seaborg Center, Northern Michigan University
1401 Presque Isle
Marquette, MI  49855
For information, phone (906) 227-2002